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41 termscreated on January 20, 2017
chapters 12, 18-20
CHAPTER 20... What practices and conseque…
point source water pollution
nonpoint source water pollution
how do pathogens and organic waste act…
-Early in the Industrial Revolution chemicals and sewage were…
-Point-source pollution is easy to identify, monitor, and reg…
Nonpoint-source pollution is poorly defined and scattered (ag…
-Pathogens are disease-carrying bacteria, viruses and parasit…
CHAPTER 20... What practices and conseque…
-Early in the Industrial Revolution chemicals and sewage were…
point source water pollution
-Point-source pollution is easy to identify, monitor, and reg…
51 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Earth Science 100 ways Midterm exam
1. The same objects have the
2. The closer isolines are...
3. The altitude of Polaris equals...
4. The Earth rotates
same density (NO MATTER WHAT SIZE)
the steeper the gradient... (diagram: North side is steepest)
the latitude of the observer... Diagram: Observer's altitude = 6…
West to east... 15 degrees per hour... in 24 hours or one day
1. The same objects have the
same density (NO MATTER WHAT SIZE)
2. The closer isolines are...
the steeper the gradient... (diagram: North side is steepest)
32 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Earth Science - Dynamic crust
crust
mantle
core
lithospere
outer most layer of the earth.
the middle layer of the earth.
inner layer of the earth.
made up of the crust and upper part of the mantle.
crust
outer most layer of the earth.
mantle
the middle layer of the earth.
16 termscreated on January 20, 2017
1.2 Vocabulary
Ag Machanics
Agronomy
Aroma
Beef
Designed, operation, maintenance, service, selling, and use o…
Specialization of ag conserned with a theory and practice of…
An odor detected and olfactory scents.
Meat from cows.
Ag Machanics
Designed, operation, maintenance, service, selling, and use o…
Agronomy
Specialization of ag conserned with a theory and practice of…
391 termscreated on January 20, 2017
EARTH SCIENCE - Beyond all terms!!
ABRASION
ABSOLUTE AGE
ABSOLUTE HUMIDITY
ABYSSAL PLAIN
the grinding and wearing away of rock surfaces through the me…
the numeric age of an object or event, often stated in years…
the mass of water vapor per unit volume of air that contains…
a large, flat, almost level area of the deep-ocean basin
ABRASION
the grinding and wearing away of rock surfaces through the me…
ABSOLUTE AGE
the numeric age of an object or event, often stated in years…
184 terms
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Midterm Review - Chapters 1-6
Geology
Physical geology
Historical geology
Catastrophism and Uniformitarianism
the science that studies the Earth's origin, composition, and…
studies the composition of the Earth and seeks to understand…
studies the origin of Earth and its development through time.
What are the geologic principles?
Geology
the science that studies the Earth's origin, composition, and…
Physical geology
studies the composition of the Earth and seeks to understand…
16 termscreated on January 20, 2017
1.2 Terms
Ag Mechanics
Agronomy
Aroma
Beef
Designe, operation, maintenance, service, selling, and use of…
Specialization of Ag concerned with the theory and practice o…
An oder detected by the oldfactory sense.
Meat from cows or cattle.
Ag Mechanics
Designe, operation, maintenance, service, selling, and use of…
Agronomy
Specialization of Ag concerned with the theory and practice o…
32 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Science Unit 5 Discovering Environmental factors
Environmental factors are both:
What do all organisms need in their en…
What 2 things does an organism's NICHE…
We are living factors that ___________…
Living and Non-living
Living and Non-living factors
Environment and how the organism functions in that environment.
Effect the environment.
Environmental factors are both:
Living and Non-living
What do all organisms need in their en…
Living and Non-living factors
73 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Chapter 0 Charting the Heavens
Size and scale in the universe
Do stars rotate?
Constelations
Constellations and the naked eye
Universe, Galaxy, Planetary System, Earth, Humans
no the Earth does
Provide a convenient mean for astronomers to specify large ar…
On a clear night between sunset and sunrise, we can see 3000…
Size and scale in the universe
Universe, Galaxy, Planetary System, Earth, Humans
Do stars rotate?
no the Earth does
15 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Rock and mineral vocab
Mineral
Crystalline
Monomineralic rocks
Polymineralic rocks
A solid inorganic substance of natural occurrence
Made of crystal composed of crystals
Composed of one mineral type EX: igneous rock
Composed of more than one mineral EX: granite
Mineral
A solid inorganic substance of natural occurrence
Crystalline
Made of crystal composed of crystals
20 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Vocabulary Workshop Fifth Course Lesson 16, Vocabulary Workshop Fifth Course Lesson 17
Coalition
Insidious
Repression
Peripheral
An alliance, usually of nations, political parties, or factio…
Sly; treacherous ;working in a hiddem but dangerous way
The holding back or subduing; suppression; pushing painful id…
Away from the central part; on the edge; only slightly concer…
Coalition
An alliance, usually of nations, political parties, or factio…
Insidious
Sly; treacherous ;working in a hiddem but dangerous way
29 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Space Science
Terrestrial planets
Jovian planets
Dwarf planets
Mercury
The inner "Earth-like" planets that are made of rock and meta…
The outer "Jupiter-like" planets that are made of gas. Includ…
Planet-like objects that are not capable of "clearing their n…
Closest to the sun, has no atmosphere
Terrestrial planets
The inner "Earth-like" planets that are made of rock and meta…
Jovian planets
The outer "Jupiter-like" planets that are made of gas. Includ…
13 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Atmosphere Part 2
CORIOLIS EFFECT
TRADE WINDS
DOLDRUMS
HORSE LATITUDES
The curving of an object due to the rotation of the Earth
Blow towards the equator
Low pressure at the equator with very little winds
Areas of weak winds away from the equator
CORIOLIS EFFECT
The curving of an object due to the rotation of the Earth
TRADE WINDS
Blow towards the equator
51 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Plate tectonics set #4
Plate Tectonics Glossary
Assessment Date
Layers of the Earth
Asthenosphere
...
_____________
...
The "plastic" (semi-solid) layer of Earth below the lithosphe…
Plate Tectonics Glossary
...
Assessment Date
_____________
10 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Vocabulary Workshop Fifth Course Lesson 16
Coalition
Insidious
Repression
Peripheral
An alliance, usually of nations, political parties, or factio…
Sly; treacherous ;working in a hiddem but dangerous way
The holding back or subduing; suppression; pushing painful id…
Away from the central part; on the edge; only slightly concer…
Coalition
An alliance, usually of nations, political parties, or factio…
Insidious
Sly; treacherous ;working in a hiddem but dangerous way
145 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Earth Science 100 ways final exam
1. The same objects have the
2. The closer isolines are...
3. The altitude of Polaris equals...
4. The Earth rotates
same density (NO MATTER WHAT SIZE)
the steeper the gradient... (diagram: North side is steepest)
the latitude of the observer... Diagram: Observer's altitude = 6…
West to east... 15 degrees per hour... in 24 hours or one day
1. The same objects have the
same density (NO MATTER WHAT SIZE)
2. The closer isolines are...
the steeper the gradient... (diagram: North side is steepest)
20 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Earth science midterm
Aftershock
Asthenosphere
Focus
San Andreas Fault
Movements that follow a major earthquake often produce smalle…
The relatively soft, weak layer of rock below the lithosphere…
The ___ is the point, under the surface of the Earth and dire…
The 1960 San Francisco earthquake occurred along a famous fau…
Aftershock
Movements that follow a major earthquake often produce smalle…
Asthenosphere
The relatively soft, weak layer of rock below the lithosphere…
12 termscreated on January 20, 2017
8.1 Main group elements
Oxygen
Iodine
Potassium
Tin
The most abundant element on Earth
Needed for proper functioning of the thyroid gland
Reacts violently with water
Used to make alloys such as bronze, solder, and pewter
Oxygen
The most abundant element on Earth
Iodine
Needed for proper functioning of the thyroid gland
36 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Earth Science All terms 2
mineral
igeneous rock
sedimentary rock
sediments
naturally forming solid with a specific composition that form…
rock formed when melted rock cools and hardens often near a v…
rock formed from pieces of rocks and remains of living things…
pieces of rock
mineral
naturally forming solid with a specific composition that form…
igeneous rock
rock formed when melted rock cools and hardens often near a v…
22 terms
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Chapter 1 - Intro to Geology Copy
Geology
Physical geology
Historical geology
Catastrophism and Uniformitarianism
the science that studies the Earth's origin, composition, and…
studies the composition of the Earth and seeks to understand…
studies the origin of Earth and its development through time.
What are the geologic principles?
Geology
the science that studies the Earth's origin, composition, and…
Physical geology
studies the composition of the Earth and seeks to understand…
23 termscreated on January 20, 2017
German 202 Erste
Vermeiden
Ziehen
Herausgenommen
Geheiratet
to Avoid
to Pull
Taken Out
Married
Vermeiden
to Avoid
Ziehen
to Pull
7 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Earth Science Final
Lines of Latitude
Lines of Longitude
Cartography
Prime Merdian
Mesure north and south of Equator
Measures east and west of Prime Meridian
Science of map making
0 degrees longitude
Lines of Latitude
Mesure north and south of Equator
Lines of Longitude
Measures east and west of Prime Meridian
24 termscreated on January 20, 2017
AP HUMAN GEOGRAPHY
Agriculture Density
Agricultural Revolution
Census
Crude Birth Rate (CBR)
The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
The time when human beings first domesticated plants and anim…
A complete enumeration of a population.
The total number of live births in a year for every 1,000 peo…
Agriculture Density
The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
Agricultural Revolution
The time when human beings first domesticated plants and anim…
8 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Word part 12
Flect, flex
Forc, fort
Frag, fract
Frater
Bend
Strong
Break
Brother
Flect, flex
Bend
Forc, fort
Strong
10 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Vocabulary Workshop Fifth Course Lesson 16
Coalition
Insidious
Repression
Peripheral
An alliance, usually of nations, political parties, or factio…
Sly; treacherous ;working in a hiddem but dangerous way
The holding back or subduing; suppression; pushing painful id…
Away from the central part; on the edge; only slightly concer…
Coalition
An alliance, usually of nations, political parties, or factio…
Insidious
Sly; treacherous ;working in a hiddem but dangerous way
46 terms
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Moon Phases, Eclipses, and Tides
Lunar Eclipse
Solar Eclipse
Total Eclipse
Umbra
Blocking of sunlight to the moon that happens when Earth is d…
Blocking of sunlight to Earth that happens when the moon is b…
Happen infrequently, solar less so than lunar. You can see th…
Darkest part of the shadow
Lunar Eclipse
Blocking of sunlight to the moon that happens when Earth is d…
Solar Eclipse
Blocking of sunlight to Earth that happens when the moon is b…
12 termscreated on January 20, 2017
5.7B Changes to Land
Feature on the surface of Earth such a…
A triangular landform where a river em…
A deep gorge in the surface of Earth f…
The breakdown of rock into smaller par…
Landform
Delta
Canyon
Weathering
Feature on the surface of Earth such a…
Landform
A triangular landform where a river em…
Delta
17 termscreated on January 20, 2017
2nd terms
HYDROSPHERE
LITHOSPHERE
ATMOSPHERE
BIOSPHERE
They watery areas of the Earth.
Uppermost layer on Earth that includes the crust, continent,…
A thin layer of gas that surrounds the Earth.
the part of earth that life exist.
HYDROSPHERE
They watery areas of the Earth.
LITHOSPHERE
Uppermost layer on Earth that includes the crust, continent,…
12 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Writing and solving proportions.
24
38
450
1250
Lawn mower factory can produce 10 mowers in 8 hours. How many…
An object that weighs 10 lb on earth would weigh only 4 lb on…
If there are 1200 calories in 8 oz of hot fudge, how many cal…
At a certain college, the ratio of men to women is 6 to 5. If…
24
Lawn mower factory can produce 10 mowers in 8 hours. How many…
38
An object that weighs 10 lb on earth would weigh only 4 lb on…
25 termscreated on January 20, 2017
latin
yearly
before
name
measure
annus
prae
nomen
metron
yearly
annus
before
prae
27 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Earth science midterm cards
Oblate spheroid
Hydrosphere
Atmosphere
Troposphere
True shape of Earth
Consists of earth liquid water-oceans, lakes, rivers, and wat…
The shell of gases that surrounds Earth
The lowest layer of the atmospheres; it was the most dense la…
Oblate spheroid
True shape of Earth
Hydrosphere
Consists of earth liquid water-oceans, lakes, rivers, and wat…
24 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Mythology
Aphrodite
Ares
Artemis
Athena
goddess of fertility, love, and beauty
God of War
goddess of wildlife and patroness of hunters
Goddess of War and wisdom
Aphrodite
goddess of fertility, love, and beauty
Ares
God of War
20 termscreated on January 20, 2017
APES Chapter 17
cogeneration
CAFE
Fuel Cell
LEED
two useful forms of energy (such as steam and electricity) ar…
Corporate Average Fuel Economy (CAFE) is the sales weighted a…
a device that combines hydrogen gas (H2) and oxygen gas (O2)…
LEED stands for Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design…
cogeneration
two useful forms of energy (such as steam and electricity) ar…
CAFE
Corporate Average Fuel Economy (CAFE) is the sales weighted a…
20 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Sun, Earth, and Moon
Atmosphere
Equator
Revolve
Rotate
all the gasses that surround the Earth
an imaginary line that divides the Earth into the Northern an…
move in a circular orbit around another object.
to turn or spin on an axis
Atmosphere
all the gasses that surround the Earth
Equator
an imaginary line that divides the Earth into the Northern an…
5 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Physics 1 of 3 UCM
moves all g a straight-line path in it…
is directed toward the center of its c…
Neither car will slide
32F
You are making a circular turn in your car on a horizontal ro…
When an object moves in uniform circular motion, the directio…
Two cats go around a banked curved at the proper speed for th…
Two small objects, with masses m and M, are originally a dist…
moves all g a straight-line path in it…
You are making a circular turn in your car on a horizontal ro…
is directed toward the center of its c…
When an object moves in uniform circular motion, the directio…
32 termscreated on January 20, 2017
CLCS 386 Vocab T2-T5
Archaic Period
Bronze Age
Classical Period
Mycenaean
800-480 BCE
2000-1100 BCE
480-323 BCE
Bronze Age civilization centered on Greek mainland
Archaic Period
800-480 BCE
Bronze Age
2000-1100 BCE
17 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Science vocabulary
Pangaea
Rift Valley
Oceanic Ridge
Convection Currents
Supercontinent that included all current land masses. Existed…
An area in the middle of a continental plate where the plate…
Underwater mountain ranges where the crust is spreading apart…
A transfer of heat by the mass movement of heated particles i…
Pangaea
Supercontinent that included all current land masses. Existed…
Rift Valley
An area in the middle of a continental plate where the plate…
18 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Roots #5
Gam
Gastro
Gen
Geo
Marriage
Stomach
Birth, race, produce
Earth
Gam
Marriage
Gastro
Stomach
15 termscreated on January 20, 2017
SAT Prep: Roots List 2
avi
dic, dict
fac, fec, fic
flu
bird
say, speak
make
flow
avi
bird
dic, dict
say, speak
18 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Nutrition
Organic substances
What are some important organic compou…
Inorganic substances
Important inorganic substances include
Contain two key elements: carbon and hydrogen
Carbohydrates, proteins, and lipids
Do not contain both carbon and hydrogen
Water, vitamins, and minerals
Organic substances
Contain two key elements: carbon and hydrogen
What are some important organic compou…
Carbohydrates, proteins, and lipids
20 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Vocabulary Unit 11
Base
Corrupt
Covet
Edict
not honest or good; having low quality and value
1.to change from good to bad in morals, manners, or actions;…
to wish for, or desire, greatly or with envy
an order issued by someone in authority
Base
not honest or good; having low quality and value
Corrupt
1.to change from good to bad in morals, manners, or actions;…
20 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Vocab
Abhor
Amend
Chaos
Commodious
Regard with horror, hate deeply
Change in formal way
Confusion
Roomy
Abhor
Regard with horror, hate deeply
Amend
Change in formal way
39 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Faith Final
What does narrative mean
What are thebthree types of cultural n…
Mystical
Cosmological
Story
Adventure, Fairy tale/fable, religious narrative
Feel a sense of we
Understand universal order and harmony
What does narrative mean
Story
What are thebthree types of cultural n…
Adventure, Fairy tale/fable, religious narrative
16 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Science atom stuff
When did Rutherford create his model
What did Rutherford do
Rutherford says Nucleus is bery
When Democritus made his midel
1911
Proof for the existence of the nucleus
Dense and positively charged
400 BC
When did Rutherford create his model
1911
What did Rutherford do
Proof for the existence of the nucleus
25 termscreated on January 20, 2017
week 12 stems
an-
ab
mel
aden
without
away
song
gland
an-
without
ab
away
17 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Geosystems Chapter 3 Vocab
exosphere
air pressure
heterosphere
homosphere
the outermost region of a planet's atmosphere
the pressure exerted by the weight of air in the atmosphere o…
the upper portion of the earth's atmosphere, it lies above th…
the lower area of Earth's atmosphere, a 43-mile deep layer of…
exosphere
the outermost region of a planet's atmosphere
air pressure
the pressure exerted by the weight of air in the atmosphere o…
24 terms
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ARCHETYPES & FAIRY TALE ELEMENTS
ARCHETYPES
HELPFUL ANIMAL
EARTH MOTHER
HERO
Recurring images, symbols, characters, patterns and settings…
Any animal that usually appears when the hero has reached a p…
A woman who provides shelter, protection or nourishment... EX:…
Usually portrayed as larger than life. The Hero exhibits outs…
ARCHETYPES
Recurring images, symbols, characters, patterns and settings…
HELPFUL ANIMAL
Any animal that usually appears when the hero has reached a p…
11 termscreated on January 20, 2017
The Water Planet-Chapter 5 Vocab
Habitat
Groundwater
Water Cycle
Transpiration
A place where organisms live and get the stuff they need to s…
Water found in the spaces between soil particles and cracks i…
The continuous process by which water moves from Earth's surf…
Evaporation of water from the leaves of a plant
Habitat
A place where organisms live and get the stuff they need to s…
Groundwater
Water found in the spaces between soil particles and cracks i…
11 termscreated on January 20, 2017
The Water Plantet- Chapter 5 Vocab
Habitat
Groundwater
The Water Cycle
Evaporation
a place where an organism lives and obtains all the things it…
Water that fills the cracks and spaces in underground soil an…
Is the continuous process by which water moves from the earth…
Is the process by which molecules ast the surface of a liquid…
Habitat
a place where an organism lives and obtains all the things it…
Groundwater
Water that fills the cracks and spaces in underground soil an…
12 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Earth's Spheres
cryosphere
hydrosphere
biosphere
geosphere
A term referring to all water that is temporarily frozen in p…
All the water at and near the surface of the earth, 97% of wh…
Part of Earth in which life exists including land, water, and…
The mostly solid, rocky part of the earth.
cryosphere
A term referring to all water that is temporarily frozen in p…
hydrosphere
All the water at and near the surface of the earth, 97% of wh…
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