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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
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…
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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…
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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…
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…
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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
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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…
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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…
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
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4th Grade Earth Science
Erosion
Glacier
Weathering
Earthquake
A type of weathering in which surface soil and rock are worn…
A slowly moving mass or river of ice formed by the accumulati…
The process by which rocks are broken down into small grains…
A tremor of the surface of the Earth, sometimes severe and de…
Erosion
A type of weathering in which surface soil and rock are worn…
Glacier
A slowly moving mass or river of ice formed by the accumulati…
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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…
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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
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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)
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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
15 terms
Earth Science 4th grade
El canal
La avalancha
El istmo
El tornado
Channel
Avalanche
Isthmus
Tornado
El canal
Channel
La avalancha
Avalanche
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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…
26 terms
4th Earth Science
ash cloud
conduit
crust
lava
the cloud of ash that forms in the air after some volcanic er…
a passage through which magma (molten rock) flows in a volcano
Earth's outermost rocky layer
molten rock that usually comes out of erupting volcanoes
ash cloud
the cloud of ash that forms in the air after some volcanic er…
conduit
a passage through which magma (molten rock) flows in a volcano
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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…
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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
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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…
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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.
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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
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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
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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
...
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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
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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…
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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…
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
20 terms
4th Grade Earth Science Review
minerals
streak
cleavage
igneous
a natural, nonliving, solid crystal that makes up rocks
the color of the powder that a mineral leaves when it is scra…
property of minerals that break along smooth, flat surfaces
a type of rock that forms from molten rock (magma).
minerals
a natural, nonliving, solid crystal that makes up rocks
streak
the color of the powder that a mineral leaves when it is scra…
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
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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…
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…
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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
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 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
18 terms
4th Grade Science Earth and Moon
crater
meteoroid
phases
tides
a hollow area or pit in the ground
large rocks that travel through space
the apparent shapes of the Moon in the sky
the daily rise and fall of the ocean's surface
crater
a hollow area or pit in the ground
meteoroid
large rocks that travel through space
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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.
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
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
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…
38 terms
Earth Science 4th 6wt
Continental Drift
Oceanic Ridge
Divergent Boundary
Transform fault boundary
The idea that the continents fit together like a jigsaw puzzl…
This is formed along well developed divergent plate boundarie…
This occurs when two plates move apart, resulting in up welli…
Margins where two plates grind past each other without the pr…
Continental Drift
The idea that the continents fit together like a jigsaw puzzl…
Oceanic Ridge
This is formed along well developed divergent plate boundarie…
46 terms
4thQ Science Test
Materials enter and leave the cells th…
The passive transport of water through…
A plant growing toward light is an exa…
Active transport occurs when is used__…
Membrane
Osmosis
External Simulus
Energy
Materials enter and leave the cells th…
Membrane
The passive transport of water through…
Osmosis
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
18 terms
4th Grade Science: Earth in the Universe
rotation
day
orbit
gravity
turning on an axis
24 hours-the time earth takes to make one complete rotation.
movement around an object
the force that pulls objects down
rotation
turning on an axis
day
24 hours-the time earth takes to make one complete rotation.
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…
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
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
15 terms
4th Grade Earth Science
The earth is the
Some parts of the earth are the
Rocks are combinations of
The three kinds of rock are
only known planet where life can survive.
core, mantle, crust, hydrosphere, biosphere, and atmosphere.
minerals and compounds.
sedimentary, igneous, and metamorphic.
The earth is the
only known planet where life can survive.
Some parts of the earth are the
core, mantle, crust, hydrosphere, biosphere, and atmosphere.
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