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25 terms
Earth
rock cycle
igneous
sedimentary
metamorphic
the series of processes that change one type of rock into ano…
A type of rock that forms from the cooling of molten rock at…
A type of rock that forms when particles from other rocks or…
A type of rock that forms from an existing rock that is chang…
rock cycle
the series of processes that change one type of rock into ano…
igneous
A type of rock that forms from the cooling of molten rock at…
5 terms
Earth
Earth
atmosphere
troposphere
stratosphere
3rd planet from the sun in our solar system. It is approximat…
A mass of gases that surround a planet or star.
The troposphere is the lowest layer of Earth's atmosphere. St…
Second lowest layer of the earth's atmosphere, contains ozone…
Earth
3rd planet from the sun in our solar system. It is approximat…
atmosphere
A mass of gases that surround a planet or star.
14 terms
Earth!
tectonic plates
lithosphere
divergent boundry
convergent boundry
Large movable plates under the Earth's surface.
Earth's crust and solid upper mantle, broken into tectonic pl…
A plate boundry where two plates move away from each other
when two tectonic plates push into one another, the boundary…
tectonic plates
Large movable plates under the Earth's surface.
lithosphere
Earth's crust and solid upper mantle, broken into tectonic pl…
20 terms
Earth
Fossils
Fossil record
Earthquake
Volcano
The remains of once living organisms that are preserved in se…
Chronological collection of life's remains in sedimentary roc…
The shaking that results from the movement of rock beneath Ea…
A weak spot in the crust where molten material, or magma, com…
Fossils
The remains of once living organisms that are preserved in se…
Fossil record
Chronological collection of life's remains in sedimentary roc…
41 terms
Earth
Stratovolcano
Cinder Cone Volcano
Shield Volcano
Ring of Fire
A volcano that look like a mountain.
Volcano that look like a cylinder
Volcano that look like a shield laying on the ground
Located at pacific island were 75% volcano were located at.
Stratovolcano
A volcano that look like a mountain.
Cinder Cone Volcano
Volcano that look like a cylinder
8 terms
Earth
surface
amount
astronomy
globe
the outside of something
how much of something there is
the study of stars and planets
a model of the world
surface
the outside of something
amount
how much of something there is
12 terms
Earth
Rotate
Revolution
Seasons
Year
To spin or turn on axis ... / 24 hours / causes day and night
Earth moves in a circular path around the sun AND moon moves…
caused by tilt of axis in orbit
365 days for the Earth to revolve around the sun one time
Rotate
To spin or turn on axis ... / 24 hours / causes day and night
Revolution
Earth moves in a circular path around the sun AND moon moves…
14 terms
Earth!
tectonic plates
lithosphere
divergent boundry
convergent boundry
Large movable plates under the Earth's surface.
Earth's crust and solid upper mantle, broken into tectonic pl…
A plate boundry where two plates move away from each other
when two tectonic plates push into one another, the boundary…
tectonic plates
Large movable plates under the Earth's surface.
lithosphere
Earth's crust and solid upper mantle, broken into tectonic pl…
25 terms
Earth
crust
mantle
layer
plates
outside layer
thick middle layer
a thickness that lies on top or or under another layer
large pieces of Earth's crust that move
crust
outside layer
mantle
thick middle layer
8 terms
Earth
weathering
erosion
humus
soil
Breaking down and wearing away of rock.
The movement of weathered materials by water, wind, or ice.
Rich material in soil made up of decayed plant and animal mat…
The loose top layer of the Earth.
weathering
Breaking down and wearing away of rock.
erosion
The movement of weathered materials by water, wind, or ice.
33 terms
Earth
beach
blizzard
cloud
coral reef
an area covered with sand or small rocks that is next to an o…
a severe snowstorm that goes on for a long time
a white or gray mass in the sky that is made of many very sma…
a long line of coral that lies in warm, shallow water
beach
an area covered with sand or small rocks that is next to an o…
blizzard
a severe snowstorm that goes on for a long time
47 terms
Earth
Fossil Fuels
Pressure
Coal
Organic matter
Coal, oil, natural gas, and other fuels that are ancient rema…
Force of objects pushing on other objects
A solid fossil fuel that is formed from the concentrated rema…
The waste and remains of... plants and animals.
Fossil Fuels
Coal, oil, natural gas, and other fuels that are ancient rema…
Pressure
Force of objects pushing on other objects
19 terms
Earth
crust
mantle
outer core
inner core
Brittle rock (cracks easily) that makes up Earth's outermost…
The layer of hot, solid material between Earth's crust and co…
A shell of hot, liquid metal beneath the mantle and above the…
A sphere of solid iron and nickel at the center of Earth
crust
Brittle rock (cracks easily) that makes up Earth's outermost…
mantle
The layer of hot, solid material between Earth's crust and co…
9 terms
The Earth
Sunlight
Equator : cause and effect
Equator
Earth's Position
different parts of our planet get difference amounts of sunli…
sunlight strikes the equator pretty much straight on so it's…
an imaginary line that circles Earth halfway between the two…
the earth's position in the hemisphere effects the seasons; w…
Sunlight
different parts of our planet get difference amounts of sunli…
Equator : cause and effect
sunlight strikes the equator pretty much straight on so it's…
9 terms
The Earth
Sunlight
Equator : cause and effect
Equator
Earth's Position
different parts of our planet get difference amounts of sunli…
sunlight strikes the equator pretty much straight on so it's…
an imaginary line that circles Earth halfway between the two…
the earth's position in the hemisphere effects the seasons; w…
Sunlight
different parts of our planet get difference amounts of sunli…
Equator : cause and effect
sunlight strikes the equator pretty much straight on so it's…
15 terms
Earth
Atmosphere
Crust
Density
D=M/V
various layers of air that surround Earth
the solid outer layer of Earth where life is found. This is t…
A comparison of the mass and volume of an object. It is calcu…
equation for density
Atmosphere
various layers of air that surround Earth
Crust
the solid outer layer of Earth where life is found. This is t…
16 terms
Earth
Earth science
Geology
Oceanography
meteorology
The scientific study of earth and the universe around it
The study of the origin, history, and structure of the earth…
The scientific study of the ocean, including the properties a…
the scientific study of earth's atmosphere, especially in rel…
Earth science
The scientific study of earth and the universe around it
Geology
The study of the origin, history, and structure of the earth…
10 terms
earth
revolution
orbit
equinox
solstice
an object around another object
an object revolving to another object
occurs when Earth's rotation axis is tilted neither toward no…
when Earth's rotation axis is tilted directly toward or away…
revolution
an object around another object
orbit
an object revolving to another object
10 terms
Earth
Diameter
Depth
Geologist
Circumference
The distance across a circular object
How thick an object is.
A person that studies rock.
Distance around a circular object.
Diameter
The distance across a circular object
Depth
How thick an object is.
33 terms
Earth
beach
blizzard
cloud
coral reef
an area covered with sand or small rocks that is next to an o…
a severe snowstorm that goes on for a long time
a white or gray mass in the sky that is made of many very sma…
a long line of coral that lies in warm, shallow water
beach
an area covered with sand or small rocks that is next to an o…
blizzard
a severe snowstorm that goes on for a long time
10 terms
Earth
Rotation
Revolution
rotation
axis
spin
a complete trip around the sun
Rotation
spin
Revolution
a complete trip around the sun
9 terms
earth
Balanced forces
Friction
Gravity
Inertia
Forces that are equal in magnitude and opposite in direction,…
The force which comes into action when two objects rub agains…
The force of attraction that every objects experts on another…
The tendency of a body to maintain its state of rest or unifo…
Balanced forces
Forces that are equal in magnitude and opposite in direction,…
Friction
The force which comes into action when two objects rub agains…
14 terms
Earth
atmosphere
biosphere
continental drift
Earth's core
layers of air surrounding the Earth.
consists of all life on earth and all parts of the earth in w…
the hypothesis that states that the continents once formed a…
the extremely hot and dense center of the earth, which is bel…
atmosphere
layers of air surrounding the Earth.
biosphere
consists of all life on earth and all parts of the earth in w…
25 terms
earth
crust
mantle
outer core
inner core
Earth's outermost layer.
A sheath of tissue that encloses the vital organs of a mollus…
A layer of molten iron and nickel that surrounds the inner co…
A dense sphere of solid iron and nickel at the center of Earth
crust
Earth's outermost layer.
mantle
A sheath of tissue that encloses the vital organs of a mollus…
Earth
Natural Resources
Reduce
Pollution
Wildfire
Things Earth give us to help s live and grow
To use less of something
The waste that makes land, air and water dirty or unusable
An uncontrolled fire that happens in a wooded area
Natural Resources
Things Earth give us to help s live and grow
Reduce
To use less of something
6 terms
Earth
revolution
orbit
ellipse
gravity
The movement of an object around another object
The path an object follows as it moves around another object
an oval path
A force that pulls objects toward each other
revolution
The movement of an object around another object
orbit
The path an object follows as it moves around another object
6 terms
Earth
Earth
Formation & Age
Age
Core
Earth (Latin: Tellus, Γαῖα Gaia, or Terra (Greek)) is the l…
The Earth formed 4.7 billion years ago. When Earth has been c…
It formed 4.7 billion years ago due to radio metric dating of…
Earth has 4 layers first known as the creature inhabitants li…
Earth
Earth (Latin: Tellus, Γαῖα Gaia, or Terra (Greek)) is the l…
Formation & Age
The Earth formed 4.7 billion years ago. When Earth has been c…
25 terms
earth
solar system
orbit
satellite
Arcitic circle
consists of the sun and objects that move around in it
path these orbits are usually elliptical
a body that orbits a larger body
a line of latitude location 66.5 degrees north
solar system
consists of the sun and objects that move around in it
orbit
path these orbits are usually elliptical
10 terms
EARTH
EARTH
RIVER
TREE
LAKE
EARTH
RIVER
11 terms
EARTH
Crust
Mantle
Outer core
Inner core
Earth's outermost layer.... The layer of rock that forms Earth's…
The thick layer of the earth below the crust that is made of…
A shell of hot, liquid metal beneath the mantle and above the…
A dense sphere of solid iron and nickel at the center of Earth
Crust
Earth's outermost layer.... The layer of rock that forms Earth's…
Mantle
The thick layer of the earth below the crust that is made of…
9 terms
Earth
Rotate
Revolution
Seasons
Year
To spin or turn on axis ... / 24 hours / causes day and night
Earth moves in a circular path around the sun AND moon moves…
caused by tilt of axis in orbit
365 days for the Earth to revolve around the sun one time
Rotate
To spin or turn on axis ... / 24 hours / causes day and night
Revolution
Earth moves in a circular path around the sun AND moon moves…
23 terms
Earth
crust
mantle
plates
earthquake
outside layer
thick middle layer
large pieces of Earth's crust that move
two plates move together and energy is released
crust
outside layer
mantle
thick middle layer
Earth
crust
mantle
core
plates
Earth's outer layer; includes the rock of the ocean floor and…
the thickest layer of Earth; found just below the crust
the dense center of the Earth; a ball made mostly of two meta…
continent sized slabs that make up Earth's crust and upper ma…
crust
Earth's outer layer; includes the rock of the ocean floor and…
mantle
the thickest layer of Earth; found just below the crust
10 terms
earth
earth
home
surface
play
earth
home
8 terms
Earth
Northern hemisphere
Southern hemisphere
South Pole
Equator
Northern hemisphere
Southern hemisphere
10 terms
Earth
Seismic waves
pressure
crust
basalt
Vibrations that travel through Earth carrying the energy rele…
The force exerted on a surface divided by the area over which…
The layers of rock that forms Earth's outer surface.
A dark, dense, igneous rock with a texture, found in oceanic…
Seismic waves
Vibrations that travel through Earth carrying the energy rele…
pressure
The force exerted on a surface divided by the area over which…
11 terms
Earth
Earth
Animals
Humans
Plants
Love
Life
Polution
Dying
Earth
Love
Animals
Life
173 terms
Earth
Solar System
dwarf planet
an orbit
to orbit
Układ Słoneczny
planeta karłowata
orbita
okrążać po orbicie
Solar System
Układ Słoneczny
dwarf planet
planeta karłowata
8 terms
Earth
weathering
erosion
humus
soil
Breaking down and wearing away of rock.
The movement of weathered materials by water, wind, or ice.
Rich material in soil made up of decayed plant and animal mat…
The loose top layer of the Earth.
weathering
Breaking down and wearing away of rock.
erosion
The movement of weathered materials by water, wind, or ice.
12 terms
Earth
degrade
groundwater
incinerator
toxic
to break down naturally over time
water beneath the earth's surface
a tool that burns trash at very high temperature
poisonous or harmful
degrade
to break down naturally over time
groundwater
water beneath the earth's surface
9 terms
Earth
Rotate
Revolution
Seasons
Year
To spin or turn on axis ... / 24 hours / causes day and night
Earth moves in a circular path around the sun AND moon moves…
caused by tilt of axis in orbit
365 days for the Earth to revolve around the sun one time
Rotate
To spin or turn on axis ... / 24 hours / causes day and night
Revolution
Earth moves in a circular path around the sun AND moon moves…
8 terms
earth
Mantle
crust
Inner core
Outer core
The solid layer of earth between the crust and the core made…
The thin solid outer most layer of earth made
The sphere of the solid nickel and iron at the center of eart…
The outer core is layer of earth core surrounded the inner co…
Mantle
The solid layer of earth between the crust and the core made…
crust
The thin solid outer most layer of earth made
8 terms
Earth
Crust
Lithosphere
Mantle
Asthenosphere
the outermost layer of the Earth; solid
the 2 outermost layers of the Earth together - crust & upper…
Layer of Earth between crust & core
upper part of the mantle that is a solid which flows like a l…
Crust
the outermost layer of the Earth; solid
Lithosphere
the 2 outermost layers of the Earth together - crust & upper…
Earth
weathering
erosion
humus
soil
Breaking down and wearing away of rock.
The movement of weathered materials by water, wind, or ice.
Rich material in soil made up of decayed plant and animal mat…
The loose top layer of the Earth.
weathering
Breaking down and wearing away of rock.
erosion
The movement of weathered materials by water, wind, or ice.
13 terms
Earth
Model
Limitation
Upper Mantle
Lower Mantle
A representation, generally in miniature, to show the constru…
A limiting rule or circumstance; a restriction
A thin crust, the upper part of the lithosphere, surrounds th…
A large fraction of Earth's interior, from a depth of about 6…
Model
A representation, generally in miniature, to show the constru…
Limitation
A limiting rule or circumstance; a restriction
17 terms
Earth!
tectonic plates
lithosphere
divergent boundry
convergent boundry
Large movable plates under the Earth's surface.
Earth's crust and solid upper mantle, broken into tectonic pl…
A plate boundry where two plates move away from each other
when two tectonic plates push into one another, the boundary…
tectonic plates
Large movable plates under the Earth's surface.
lithosphere
Earth's crust and solid upper mantle, broken into tectonic pl…
32 terms
Earth
cave
cliff
cloud
dark
동굴
절벽
구름
어두운
cave
동굴
cliff
절벽
Earth!
tectonic plates
lithosphere
divergent boundry
convergent boundry
Large movable plates under the Earth's surface.
Earth's crust and solid upper mantle, broken into tectonic pl…
A plate boundry where two plates move away from each other
when two tectonic plates push into one another, the boundary…
tectonic plates
Large movable plates under the Earth's surface.
lithosphere
Earth's crust and solid upper mantle, broken into tectonic pl…
10 terms
Earth
forest
glacier
lake
mountain
a thick growth of trees and bushes that covers a large area
a very large area of ice that moves slowly over a wide area o…
a large area of water that is surrounded by land
an area of land that rises very high above the land around it
forest
a thick growth of trees and bushes that covers a large area
glacier
a very large area of ice that moves slowly over a wide area o…
25 terms
Earth
rock cycle
igneous
sedimentary
metamorphic
the series of processes that change one type of rock into ano…
A type of rock that forms from the cooling of molten rock at…
A type of rock that forms when particles from other rocks or…
A type of rock that forms from an existing rock that is chang…
rock cycle
the series of processes that change one type of rock into ano…
igneous
A type of rock that forms from the cooling of molten rock at…
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