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4thQ science: Earth, Sun and Moon
rotation
revolution
day & night
equator
the spinning motion of a planet about its axis
the moving of an object around another object
caused by Earths rotation and relation to the sun
the imaginary line around the waist of Earth (0.0 Lat)1
rotation
the spinning motion of a planet about its axis
revolution
the moving of an object around another object
38 terms
4th Grade Earth Science
evaporation
condensation
precipitation
humidity
the change from liquid water to water vapor
the process of water vapor, a gas, changing to a liquid
any form of water falling from the air to Earth's surface
the amount of water vapor in the air
evaporation
the change from liquid water to water vapor
condensation
the process of water vapor, a gas, changing to a liquid
17 terms
4th Grade Earth Science
landform
weathering
erosion
deposition
a natural feature on Earth's surface; landforms include mount…
a gradual wearing away or changing of rock and soil caused by…
the removal of pieces of soil or rock from a place on Earth's…
the laying down of pieces of rock or soil by water, ice, and…
landform
a natural feature on Earth's surface; landforms include mount…
weathering
a gradual wearing away or changing of rock and soil caused by…
38 terms
4th Grade Earth Science
evaporation
condensation
precipitation
humidity
the change from liquid water to water vapor
the process of water vapor, a gas, changing to a liquid
any form of water falling from the air to Earth's surface
the amount of water vapor in the air
evaporation
the change from liquid water to water vapor
condensation
the process of water vapor, a gas, changing to a liquid
30 terms
4th grade Earth Science
sedimentary rock
igneous rock
metamorphic rock
mineral
A type of rock that forms when particles from other rocks or…
a type of rock that forms from the cooling of molten rock at…
rock altered by pressure and heat
What rocks are made of
sedimentary rock
A type of rock that forms when particles from other rocks or…
igneous rock
a type of rock that forms from the cooling of molten rock at…
18 terms
CST 4th grade Earth Science
sedimentary rock
igneous rock
metamorphic rock
mineral
A type of rock that forms when particles from other rocks or…
a type of rock that forms from the cooling of molten rock at…
rock altered by pressure and heat
What rocks are made of
sedimentary rock
A type of rock that forms when particles from other rocks or…
igneous rock
a type of rock that forms from the cooling of molten rock at…
40 terms
Earth Science 4th Grade
evaporation
condensation
precipitation
humidity
the process of changing liquid water to water vapor
the process of changing water vapor to liquid water
any form of water that falls to Earth
the amount of water vapor in the air
evaporation
the process of changing liquid water to water vapor
condensation
the process of changing water vapor to liquid water
18 terms
CST 4th grade Earth Science
sedimentary rock
igneous rock
metamorphic rock
mineral
A type of rock that forms when particles from other rocks or…
a type of rock that forms from the cooling of molten rock at…
rock altered by pressure and heat
What rocks are made of
sedimentary rock
A type of rock that forms when particles from other rocks or…
igneous rock
a type of rock that forms from the cooling of molten rock at…
Earth & Space 4th Q Final
Snow accumulates year after year in po…
Glaciers formed in mountainous areas a…
Antarctica is covered by the earth's l…
A glacier will move by sliding when th…
at high elevations
valley glaciers
continental ice sheet
water
Snow accumulates year after year in po…
at high elevations
Glaciers formed in mountainous areas a…
valley glaciers
8 terms
Mr. Q Earth Science Chapter
Disk
Sphere
Lunar orbit
Waxing
a round-shaped object
a ball-shaped object (3D)
one complete revolution of the moon around the earth;... approxi…
occurs when the amount of light reflecting off of the moon is…
Disk
a round-shaped object
Sphere
a ball-shaped object (3D)
24 terms
4th Grade Science: Earth and Moon
rotate
revolve
orbit
gravity
to spin around
to move in a circular or nearly circular path around somethin…
the path an object follows as it revolves
the force that pulls objects toward each other
rotate
to spin around
revolve
to move in a circular or nearly circular path around somethin…
Earth Science 4th grade
mineral
luster
streak
cleavage
natural, nonliving, solid crystal that makes up rocks
property of a mineral that describes how the mineral reflects…
color of the powder that a mineral leaves when its scratched…
property of mineral that break along smooth, flat surfaces
mineral
natural, nonliving, solid crystal that makes up rocks
luster
property of a mineral that describes how the mineral reflects…
38 terms
4th Grade Earth Science
evaporation
condensation
precipitation
humidity
the change from liquid water to water vapor
the process of water vapor, a gas, changing to a liquid
any form of water falling from the air to Earth's surface
the amount of water vapor in the air
evaporation
the change from liquid water to water vapor
condensation
the process of water vapor, a gas, changing to a liquid
25 terms
Science: Earth Materials, 4th Grade
fossil
basalt
limestone
marble
The preserved remains of organisms that lived long ago
A dark rock formed from cooling lava
A sedimentary rock that contains the mineral calcite
A rock that was limestone but heat and pressure turned it int…
fossil
The preserved remains of organisms that lived long ago
basalt
A dark rock formed from cooling lava
25 terms
Science: Earth Materials, 4th Grade
fossil
basalt
limestone
marble
The preserved remains of organisms that lived long ago
A dark rock formed from cooling lava
A sedimentary rock that contains the mineral calcite
A rock that was limestone but heat and pressure turned it int…
fossil
The preserved remains of organisms that lived long ago
basalt
A dark rock formed from cooling lava
19 terms
4th grade Earth Science
sedimentary rock
igneous rock
metamorphic rock
mineral
A type of rock that forms when particles from other rocks or…
a type of rock that forms from the cooling of molten rock at…
rock altered by pressure and heat
Non-living, solid matter from the earth.
sedimentary rock
A type of rock that forms when particles from other rocks or…
igneous rock
a type of rock that forms from the cooling of molten rock at…
33 terms
Q 4th grade Science
The smallest unit of living matter is
A gas in air and water is called
A living thing
A group of cells that work together to…
Cell
Oxygen
Organism
Tissue
The smallest unit of living matter is
Cell
A gas in air and water is called
Oxygen
20 terms
4th Grade Earth Science
landform
weathering
erosion
deposition
a natural feature on Earth's surface; landforms include mount…
a gradual wearing away or changing of rock and soil caused by…
the removal of pieces of soil or rock from a place on Earth's…
the laying down of pieces of rock or soil by water, ice, and…
landform
a natural feature on Earth's surface; landforms include mount…
weathering
a gradual wearing away or changing of rock and soil caused by…
Earth Science - 4th Grade
Plate Tectonics
Deep Ocean Trench
Subduction
Mid-ocean Ridge
theory that the outer layer of the earth is divided into plat…
deep valleys along the ocean floor through which oceanic crus…
process by which one tectonic plate moves under another. Take…
undersea mountain chain where new ocean floor is produced. A…
Plate Tectonics
theory that the outer layer of the earth is divided into plat…
Deep Ocean Trench
deep valleys along the ocean floor through which oceanic crus…
15 terms
4th Grade Earth Science Terms and Definitions
Rock
physical weathering
chemical weathering
mineral
A natural solid made up of minerals
Mechanical breakdown of rocks into smaller pieces by natural…
process that breaks down rocks by changing their chemical com…
natural, nonliving, solid material found in or on Earth; buil…
Rock
A natural solid made up of minerals
physical weathering
Mechanical breakdown of rocks into smaller pieces by natural…
Science 4th - Earth Materials
Sedimentary Rock
Igneous Rock
Metamorphic Rock
calcium
a type of rock formed by gravity pressing fragments of other…
a type of rock that forms when melted rock cools and hardens
one of the major types of rock that is created from previousl…
an element, a nutrient that most living things need
Sedimentary Rock
a type of rock formed by gravity pressing fragments of other…
Igneous Rock
a type of rock that forms when melted rock cools and hardens
Earth and Space Science 4th grade
moon phases
waning
waxing
gibbous
The changing appearances of the Moon as seen from Earth
Getting smaller
Getting BIGGER
Moon phase in which more than half of the Moon appears to be…
moon phases
The changing appearances of the Moon as seen from Earth
waning
Getting smaller
7 terms
Earth Science-4th grade
Sedimentary rock
Igneous rock
Metamorphic rock
Fossil
A type of rock that forms when particles from other rocks or…
A rock formed from cooled magma/or lava. (granite)
A rock that forms from an existing rock that is changed by he…
The traces of an animal or plant from millions of of years ag…
Sedimentary rock
A type of rock that forms when particles from other rocks or…
Igneous rock
A rock formed from cooled magma/or lava. (granite)
21 terms
Science 5th grade, Harcourt La., Unit C, Chapter 1 - Changes to Earth's Surface - 4th Q Exam
Landforms
Weathering
Erosion
Deposition
A physical feature on Earth's surface
The process of breaking rock into soil, sand, and other tiny…
The process of moving sediment from one place to another by m…
The process of dropping, or depositing, of sediment or weathe…
Landforms
A physical feature on Earth's surface
Weathering
The process of breaking rock into soil, sand, and other tiny…
24 terms
4th CCS Sci Earth and Space Science
Solar System
Planet
Star
Galaxy
The sun and the objects around it
A large body of rock or gas that orbits the sun
A ball of glowing gases, like our sun
A huge group of hundreds of millions of stars
Solar System
The sun and the objects around it
Planet
A large body of rock or gas that orbits the sun
science 4th q
solid
liquid
gas
plasma
matter that keeps its shape and size
matter that keeps its size but takes the shape of its container
matter that can freely change shape and size; often it cant b…
the liquid part of blood or lymph
solid
matter that keeps its shape and size
liquid
matter that keeps its size but takes the shape of its container
63 terms
science4thQ
weather
climate
latitude and tilt of the earth
oblate spheroid
condition of atmosphere for a ahort period of time
condition of weather for a long period of time
angle at which the sun's rays hit the earth
shape of eartg
weather
condition of atmosphere for a ahort period of time
climate
condition of weather for a long period of time
5 terms
Mr.Q Earth Science Chapter 6
Year
Day
Lunar day
Months
the time it takes for a planet to make one... revolution around…
the time it takes for a planet to make one rotation on its axis
the time it takes for the moon to rotate once on its axis; 27…
measurement of time on earth that is closely related to the l…
Year
the time it takes for a planet to make one... revolution around…
Day
the time it takes for a planet to make one rotation on its axis
8 terms
Mr. Q Earth science chapter 9
Energy
Work
Meteorologists
Radiation
the ability to do work
pushing or pulling something to make it move
("me-t-or-ol-o-gist"); scientists who study how the sun warms…
("raid-e-a-shun"); the main transfer of heat from the sun to…
Energy
the ability to do work
Work
pushing or pulling something to make it move
7 terms
Mr. Q Earth Science Chapter 11
Weather our day-to-day patterns of tem…
Air pressure
High air pressure
Low air pressure
...
weight of the air pressing down on the earth
areas where there is much more air crammed into a small part…
areas where there is very little air crammed into a small par…
Weather our day-to-day patterns of tem…
...
Air pressure
weight of the air pressing down on the earth
9 terms
Mr. Q Earth Science Chapter 12
States of matter
Water vapor (steam)
H2O
Atom
different forms of matter; a solid, liquid or gas
the gaseous state of matter for water
the chemical formula for water
smallest part of everything in the world
States of matter
different forms of matter; a solid, liquid or gas
Water vapor (steam)
the gaseous state of matter for water
7 terms
Mr. Q Earth Science Chapter 5
Sunrise
Sunset
Revolving
Rotating
the time when the sun can be seen for the first time in the m…
the time when the sun can no longer be seen at the end of the…
when an object moves around another object (for example... wh…
when an object spins around, like a top
Sunrise
the time when the sun can be seen for the first time in the m…
Sunset
the time when the sun can no longer be seen at the end of the…
7 terms
Mr.Q Earth Science Chapter 8
Solar eclipse
Umbra
Path of totality
Corona
an event in which the moon gets in between the sun and the ea…
the shadow caused by the moon during a solar eclipse
the path of the moon's shadow during a solar eclipse
a bright ring of light that encircles the moon when it is com…
Solar eclipse
an event in which the moon gets in between the sun and the ea…
Umbra
the shadow caused by the moon during a solar eclipse
7 terms
Mr.Q Earth Science Chapter 4
Radiant energy
Visible light
Infrared light
Speed of light
also known as "light energy"; most of the energy we receive f…
all of the light that can be seen (i.e. all of the colors of…
a form of light given off by the sun which we cannot see but…
the speed in which light travels from the sun; 186,000 miles…
Radiant energy
also known as "light energy"; most of the energy we receive f…
Visible light
all of the light that can be seen (i.e. all of the colors of…
10 terms
Earth Science 4th grade
minerals
crystals
fossils
classify
natural substances that make up rocks
The solid shapes formed by tiny particles called atoms.
The remains of plants and animals from millions of years ago.
to group things by how they are alike
minerals
natural substances that make up rocks
crystals
The solid shapes formed by tiny particles called atoms.
10 terms
Mr. Q Earth Science Chapter 3
Geologists
Equator
Hemisphere
Cardinal directions
("gee-all-o-jists"); Scientists who study the... Earth
("ee-quay-tor"); an imaginary line that... divides a planet into…
("hem-es-fear"); equal sides of a planet,... divided by an equator
("card-in-all"); north, south, east and west;... a set of direct…
Geologists
("gee-all-o-jists"); Scientists who study the... Earth
Equator
("ee-quay-tor"); an imaginary line that... divides a planet into…
4th Grade Science - Shaping Earth
crust
volcano
earthquake
seismograph
outermost layer of the Earth's surface
...
crust
outermost layer of the Earth's surface
volcano
...
18 terms
4th- 5th grade Science Vocabulary: Physical/Earth
condensation
mass
climate
core
the changing of a gas into a liquid
a measurement of how much matter is in an object
the average weather pattern in a region
the center part of Earth
condensation
the changing of a gas into a liquid
mass
a measurement of how much matter is in an object
16 terms
Science-Makeup of the Earth-4th grade
landform
earthquake
fault line
volcano
-The shape of the land. ... ex: mountain river plain
-The shaking of the ground caused by rock movement along a fa…
A crack along the earth's curst along which rocks move.
-A mountain formed by hardened lava ... -Dormant sleeping/not ... -…
landform
-The shape of the land. ... ex: mountain river plain
earthquake
-The shaking of the ground caused by rock movement along a fa…
22 terms
Science 4th Q Vocab
Ecology
Name the states located within the Che…
Runoff
Riparian Zone
The study of the relationships between organisms and their en…
Virginia, West Virginia, Washington DC, Maryland, Delaware, P…
Water from rain or melted snow that moves over the surface of…
An area found around a body of water that provides a buffer w…
Ecology
The study of the relationships between organisms and their en…
Name the states located within the Che…
Virginia, West Virginia, Washington DC, Maryland, Delaware, P…
4th science q 4
azis
revolution
rotation
year
an imaginary line or axle through the center of an object abo…
one complete orbit of a satalite
one complete turn of a satellite about its axis
the length of time it takes a planet to make one complete rev…
azis
an imaginary line or axle through the center of an object abo…
revolution
one complete orbit of a satalite
20 terms
4th Grade Science Earth Georgia
Axis
Moon
Seasons
Day and Night
an imaginary line that runs through both poles
is a large object that travels around the Earth
are caused by the Earths tilt
is caused by the Earth's rotation. It take about 24 hours.
Axis
an imaginary line that runs through both poles
Moon
is a large object that travels around the Earth
4th grade Scalf Earth Science
crust
mantle
core
plates
Part of Earth we walk on; includes the ocean floor andthe con…
Middle layer of Earth; thickest layer
center of Earth
This is where the Earth's crust and mantle are broken into co…
crust
Part of Earth we walk on; includes the ocean floor andthe con…
mantle
Middle layer of Earth; thickest layer
18 terms
CST 4th grade Earth Science
sedimentary rock
igneous rock
metamorphic rock
mineral
A type of rock that forms when particles from other rocks or…
a type of rock that forms from the cooling of molten rock at…
rock altered by pressure and heat
What rocks are made of
sedimentary rock
A type of rock that forms when particles from other rocks or…
igneous rock
a type of rock that forms from the cooling of molten rock at…
4th Chapter 3 Earth Science
Water Cycle
Water Vapor
Evaporations
Condensation
The constant movement of water from Earth's surface to the at…
The gas form of water.
The process by which a liquid changes into a gas.
The process by which a gas changes into a liquid.
Water Cycle
The constant movement of water from Earth's surface to the at…
Water Vapor
The gas form of water.
14 terms
Mr. Q Earth Science Chapter 2
Terrestrial... planets
Moons
Mercury
Venus
...
large bodies of rock that orbit a planet
("mur-cur-ee"); the closest planet to our sun; does not have…
("vee-nus"); the second planet in our solar system; it is alm…
Terrestrial... planets
...
Moons
large bodies of rock that orbit a planet
48 terms
Tull Science 4th Earth
Energy is the ability to cause what?
What is made up of all living and nonl…
The place where a plant or animal live…
What is a carnivore?
Change
Ecosystem
Habitat
An animal that only eats other animals
Energy is the ability to cause what?
Change
What is made up of all living and nonl…
Ecosystem
4th Grade Science Earth Georgia
Axis
Moon
Seasons
Day and Night
an imaginary line that runs through both poles
is a large object that travels around the Earth
are caused by the Earths tilt
is caused by the Earth's rotation. It take about 24 hours.
Axis
an imaginary line that runs through both poles
Moon
is a large object that travels around the Earth
16 terms
M. Q Earth ScienceChapter 1
Astronomers
Universe
Telescope
Galaxies
scientists who study the universeUniverse
a word we use to describe everything thatexists...everywhere
tool used to make faraway objects appear closer
a large group of gas, dust and many stars. There are... billions…
Astronomers
scientists who study the universeUniverse
Universe
a word we use to describe everything thatexists...everywhere
12 terms
4th Grade Science - Week 10 - Shaping the Earth
atmosphere
barren
biosphere
core
layer right outside our planet that contains nitrogen and oxy…
unable to grow crops
part of the earth where life is at
center of the Earth
atmosphere
layer right outside our planet that contains nitrogen and oxy…
barren
unable to grow crops
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