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Chapter 1 Vocabulary ESS
Environment
System
Society
Environmental Movement
The surroundings or conditions in which a person, animal, or…
A set of things working together as parts of a mechanism
The aggregate of people living together in a more or less ord…
A diverse of scientific, social, and political movement for a…
Environment
The surroundings or conditions in which a person, animal, or…
System
A set of things working together as parts of a mechanism
52 terms
ESS Vocabulary
ambiverted
convert
self-discipline
assemble
両向性格
change / 変える.引き換える
self-control 自己鍛錬
to collect/ gather 集める
ambiverted
両向性格
convert
change / 変える.引き換える
98 terms
ESS vocabulary
geology
oceanography
meteorology
astronomy
the study of the origin, history, and structure of the earth.
the study of the ocean(properties, movements, organism)
the study of the earth`s atmosphere, weather, and climate
the study of the universe
geology
the study of the origin, history, and structure of the earth.
oceanography
the study of the ocean(properties, movements, organism)
17 terms
ESS vocabulary
niche
Fundamental niche
Realized niche
Parasitism
A niche refers to the way in which an organism fits into an e…
The fundamental niche of a species includes the total range o…
Realized niche width is a phrase relating to ecology defining…
Parasitism is a relationship between two things in which one…
niche
A niche refers to the way in which an organism fits into an e…
Fundamental niche
The fundamental niche of a species includes the total range o…
12 terms
ESS Vocabulary
Trophic Level
Producer
Consumer
Primary consumers (herbivore)
The position of an organism in a food chain.
An organism that obtains organic food molecules without eatin…
An organism that obtains its nutrition by eating other organi…
Eats producers. eg sea urchins.
Trophic Level
The position of an organism in a food chain.
Producer
An organism that obtains organic food molecules without eatin…
16 terms
Vocabulary for ESS
galaxy
nebula
planets
terrestrial plants
any of the very large groups of stars and associated matter t…
a cloud of gas or dust in space
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Mercury, Venus, Earth, and Mars... *they are solid plants
galaxy
any of the very large groups of stars and associated matter t…
nebula
a cloud of gas or dust in space
28 terms
ESS Vocabulary
Ecosystem
Lithosphere
Hydrosphere
Atmosphere
A biological community of interacting organisms and their phy…
A rigid layer made up of the uppermost part of the mantle and…
All the water at and near the surface of the earth, 97% of wh…
A mixture of gases that surrounds a planet or moon.
Ecosystem
A biological community of interacting organisms and their phy…
Lithosphere
A rigid layer made up of the uppermost part of the mantle and…
105 terms
ESS Vocabulary
System
Transfer
Transformation
Reductionist approach
made up of separate parts which are linked together and influ…
a process involving a change of location within the system, b…
a process that leads to the formation of new products or invo…
looks at individual parts of a system (traditional scientific…
System
made up of separate parts which are linked together and influ…
Transfer
a process involving a change of location within the system, b…
14 terms
ESS Vocabulary
extraterrestrial
crater
comet
asteroid
coming from or existing outside the planet Earth
a large round hole in the ground made by the explosion of a m…
an object in outer space that develops a long, bright tail wh…
any of the small rocky celestial bodies found especially betw…
extraterrestrial
coming from or existing outside the planet Earth
crater
a large round hole in the ground made by the explosion of a m…
24 terms
ESS Vocabulary
exponential growth
density-dependent limiting factors
internal factors
external factors
there are no limiting factors to slow the growth
biotic factors that limit populations through negative feedback
factors that act within a species (limited food and area)
factors that are between different species (competition for r…
exponential growth
there are no limiting factors to slow the growth
density-dependent limiting factors
biotic factors that limit populations through negative feedback
46 terms
ESS Vocabulary
Thermohaline circulation
Surface currents
Thermohaline currents
evapotranspiration
Movement of ocean water caused by density difference brought…
controlled by wind, and deflected by earths rotation
controlled by salt content and temperature
The evaporation of water from soil plus the transpiration of…
Thermohaline circulation
Movement of ocean water caused by density difference brought…
Surface currents
controlled by wind, and deflected by earths rotation
25 terms
ESS vocabulary
Environmental stewardship
subsistence economy
frontier economy
Greenhouse Gases (GHG)
responsible use and protection of the natural environment thr…
...
...
Those atmospheric gases which absorb infrared radiation, caus…
Environmental stewardship
responsible use and protection of the natural environment thr…
subsistence economy
...
25 terms
ESS Vocabulary
ecology
species
population
habitat
part of biology that deals with the relations of organisms to…
a population or group of populations whose members have the p…
a group of organisms of the same species living in the same a…
place or type of place where an organism or population USUALL…
ecology
part of biology that deals with the relations of organisms to…
species
a population or group of populations whose members have the p…
13 terms
ESS Vocabulary
Extraterrestrial
Crater
Comet
Asteroid
coming from or existing outside the planet Earth
a large round hole in the ground made by the explosion of a b…
an object in outer space that develops a long, bright tail wh…
any one of thousands of small planets that circle around the…
Extraterrestrial
coming from or existing outside the planet Earth
Crater
a large round hole in the ground made by the explosion of a b…
49 terms
ESS Vocabularies
Toxicity
Specificity
Biodegradable
Persistance
Measure of how poisonous the chemical is to not only the targ…
How selective the chemical is in targeting a pest
Resistant to biological breakdown
How long the chemical stays in the environment
Toxicity
Measure of how poisonous the chemical is to not only the targ…
Specificity
How selective the chemical is in targeting a pest
217 terms
ESS Vocabulary
abiotic factors
acid deposition
acidification
agro-ecosystem
non-living components of an ecosystem which influence the sys…
the mix of air pollutants that together lead to the acidifica…
change in the chemical composition of soil which may trigger…
the form of modern farming which involves industrialised prod…
abiotic factors
non-living components of an ecosystem which influence the sys…
acid deposition
the mix of air pollutants that together lead to the acidifica…
14 terms
ESS Vocabulary
Extraterrestrial
Crater
Comet
Asteroid
coming of existing outside the planet Earth.
a large round hole in the ground made by something falling fr…
an object in outer space hat develops a long, bright tail whe…
any of numerous small celestial bodies composed of rock and m…
Extraterrestrial
coming of existing outside the planet Earth.
Crater
a large round hole in the ground made by something falling fr…
14 terms
ESS Vocabulary
Extraterrestrial
Crater
Comet
Asteroid
originating, existing, or occurring outside the earth or its…
a large round hole in the ground made by the explosion by som…
an object in outer space that develops a long, bright tail wh…
any of the large rocky celestial bodies found especially betw…
Extraterrestrial
originating, existing, or occurring outside the earth or its…
Crater
a large round hole in the ground made by the explosion by som…
20 terms
ESS vocabulary
mineral
crystal
streak
luster
a natural, usually inorganic solid that had a characteristic…
a solid whose atoms, ions, or molecules are arranged in a reg…
the color of a mineral in powdered form
the way in which a mineral reflects light
mineral
a natural, usually inorganic solid that had a characteristic…
crystal
a solid whose atoms, ions, or molecules are arranged in a reg…
38 terms
ESS vocabulary
Gaia Hypothesis
Society
Sustainability
MEDC
States the Earth is a living organism in which feedback mecha…
A random group of individuals who share common characteristic…
The quality of not being harmful to your environment or deple…
More economically Developed Countries, includes US, Australia…
Gaia Hypothesis
States the Earth is a living organism in which feedback mecha…
Society
A random group of individuals who share common characteristic…
21 terms
ESS Vocabulary
Environmental Value System
Ecocentric worldview
Anthropocentric worldview
tenchnocentric worldview
Worldview or paradigm that shapes the way an individual or gr…
Puts ecology and nature as central to humanity
Believes humans must sustainably manage the global system (ta…
Believes that technological developments can provide solutions
Environmental Value System
Worldview or paradigm that shapes the way an individual or gr…
Ecocentric worldview
Puts ecology and nature as central to humanity
Vocabulary (ESS)
Energy
Climate Change
Natural Resources
Fossil Fuels
Comes in different forms (gravitational)
Caused by Global Warming
Soil, Water, Trees etc
Coal, Oil etc
Energy
Comes in different forms (gravitational)
Climate Change
Caused by Global Warming
40 terms
ESS Unit 1 Vocabulary
environmentalism
environmental value system
ecocentric worldview
technocentric worldview
A broad philosophy and social movement regarding concerns for…
Particular world view or set of paradigms which shape the way…
The moral view that organisms and ecosystems have values
The view that humans are the dominant species and that other…
environmentalism
A broad philosophy and social movement regarding concerns for…
environmental value system
Particular world view or set of paradigms which shape the way…
56 terms
ESS Unit 2 Vocabulary
ecology
species
population
niche
the study of the interactions between organisms and their env…
a group of organisms sharing common characteristics that inte…
a group of the same species living in the same area at the sa…
all of the ways that the organism interacts with everything e…
ecology
the study of the interactions between organisms and their env…
species
a group of organisms sharing common characteristics that inte…
11 terms
Vocabulary ESS for landforms
canyon
hill
island
lake
a deep valley with steep sides
a raised area or mound of land
a piece of land surrounded on all sides by water
a large body of water surrounded by land
canyon
a deep valley with steep sides
hill
a raised area or mound of land
11 terms
ESS Vocabulary Chapter 1
EVS (Environmental Value System)
Ecocentric Viewpoint
Anthropocentric Viewpoint
Technocentric Viewpoint
A worldview or paradigm that shapes the way an individual, or…
This viewpoint integrates social, spiritual and environmental…
This viewpoint argues that humans must sustainably manage the…
This viewpoint argues that technological development can prov…
EVS (Environmental Value System)
A worldview or paradigm that shapes the way an individual, or…
Ecocentric Viewpoint
This viewpoint integrates social, spiritual and environmental…
82 terms
IB ESS Vocabulary Words
Abiotic Factor
Biochemical Oxygen Demand (BOD)
Biodegradable
Biodiversity
A non-living, physical factor that may influence an organism…
A measure of the amount of dissolved oxygen required to break…
Capable of being broken down by natural biological processes;…
The amount of biological or living diversity per unit area. I…
Abiotic Factor
A non-living, physical factor that may influence an organism…
Biochemical Oxygen Demand (BOD)
A measure of the amount of dissolved oxygen required to break…
14 terms
ESS Week 4 Vocabulary
anemometer-
atmosphere-
barometer-
climate-
an instrument for measuring the speed of the wind, or of any…
the sphere right on the outside of our planet; gases surround…
an instrument measuring atmospheric pressure, used especially…
the average weather over an extended period of time
anemometer-
an instrument for measuring the speed of the wind, or of any…
atmosphere-
the sphere right on the outside of our planet; gases surround…
16 terms
ESS Vocabulary - Set 1
System
Atmosphere
Lithosphere (Geosphere)
Hydrosphere
A group of elements (components) that interact, change, and f…
The layer of gases that surrounds and protects the Earth.
The solid and molten rock on and in the Earth.
The water on and below the Earth's surface.
System
A group of elements (components) that interact, change, and f…
Atmosphere
The layer of gases that surrounds and protects the Earth.
62 terms
Midterm Vocabulary Set ESS
positive feedback
negative feedback
dynamic equilibrium
ecocentric
changes in a system that leads to more and greater change
changes that stabilizes a system and eliminates any deviation…
even though the ecosystem goes through changes, the diversity…
A worldview that places equal value on all living organisms a…
positive feedback
changes in a system that leads to more and greater change
negative feedback
changes that stabilizes a system and eliminates any deviation…
18 terms
ESS Week 2 Vocabulary
atmosphere-
churned-
destination-
ecosystem-
the sphere right on the outside of our planet; gases surround…
(of liquid) move about vigorously
the place to which someone or something is going or being sent
all the living things, from plants and animals to microscopic…
atmosphere-
the sphere right on the outside of our planet; gases surround…
churned-
(of liquid) move about vigorously
19 terms
ESS Wk 3 Vocabulary
agriculture-
clay-
cliff-
conservation-
the science or practice of farming, including cultivation of…
a stiff, sticky fine-grained earth, typically yellow, red, or…
a steep rock face, especially at the edge of the sea.
preservation, protection, or restoration of the natural envir…
agriculture-
the science or practice of farming, including cultivation of…
clay-
a stiff, sticky fine-grained earth, typically yellow, red, or…
41 terms
ESS Topic One Vocabulary
Environmental Value Systems
Technocentric
Cornucopians
Anthropocentric
A paradigm in which a person views the environment. These are…
Believes that humans, with new and improved technology, will…
Believes that the earth is an unlimited resource-giver, extre…
Believes that humans are the manager of earth's resources, an…
Environmental Value Systems
A paradigm in which a person views the environment. These are…
Technocentric
Believes that humans, with new and improved technology, will…
13 terms
Visual Vocabulary- ESS
Greenhouse Effect
Methane
Oxygen
Nitrogen
Natural situation in which heat is retained in Earth's atmosp…
A gas produced by bacteria from hydrogen and carbon dioxide
Gas that enters the blood through the lungs and travels to th…
What is the gas that makes up most of the atmosphere?
Greenhouse Effect
Natural situation in which heat is retained in Earth's atmosp…
Methane
A gas produced by bacteria from hydrogen and carbon dioxide
62 terms
ESS 2.1 Vocabulary
Abiotic
Abundance
Biotic
Carrying Capacity
Non-living physical factors that influence the organisms and…
The relative representation of a species on a particular ecos…
The living component of the ecosystem that directly or indire…
The maximum number of species or 'load' that can be sustainab…
Abiotic
Non-living physical factors that influence the organisms and…
Abundance
The relative representation of a species on a particular ecos…
18 terms
ESS Week 2 Vocabulary
atmosphere-
churned-
destination-
ecosystem-
the sphere right on the outside of our planet; gases surround…
(of liquid) move about vigorously
the place to which someone or something is going or being sent
all the living things, from plants and animals to microscopic…
atmosphere-
the sphere right on the outside of our planet; gases surround…
churned-
(of liquid) move about vigorously
35 terms
ESS 1.3 Vocabulary
Amplify
Efficiency
Stability
Tipping Point
To increase further
The useful energy = useful output/input
The state of being stable
The point at which a series of small changes or incidents bec…
Amplify
To increase further
Efficiency
The useful energy = useful output/input
28 terms
ESS Unit 1 Vocabulary
Ptolemy
Copernicus
Brahe
Kepler
Created the ptolemaic system, wtiye the Almagest- he was cred…
Formulated a model of the universe who placed the sun rather…
Collecting data that enabled Kepler to discover the laws of p…
Laws of planetary motion
Ptolemy
Created the ptolemaic system, wtiye the Almagest- he was cred…
Copernicus
Formulated a model of the universe who placed the sun rather…
19 terms
ESS Wk 3 Vocabulary
agriculture-
clay-
cliff-
conservation-
the science or practice of farming, including cultivation of…
a stiff, sticky fine-grained earth, typically yellow, red, or…
a steep rock face, especially at the edge of the sea.
preservation, protection, or restoration of the natural envir…
agriculture-
the science or practice of farming, including cultivation of…
clay-
a stiff, sticky fine-grained earth, typically yellow, red, or…
19 terms
Ess of Healthcare vocabulary
Biology
Anatomy
Physiology
Disease
the study of all forms of life
shape of body/organ
how it functions
somethings wrong with Anatomy or Physiology
Biology
the study of all forms of life
Anatomy
shape of body/organ
11 terms
ESS Chapter 1 Vocabulary
Presumed
Enraptured
Trait
orderlies
to make unjustified commands
give intense pleasure or joy to
a distinguishing quality or characteristic
neatly and methodically arranged
Presumed
to make unjustified commands
Enraptured
give intense pleasure or joy to
10 terms
ESS WEEK 13 VOCABULARY
arthr
tax
sten
phyl
joint
order
narrower
related groups
arthr
joint
tax
order
10 terms
week 12 ess vocabulary
solv
dis
epi
mes
loosen
apart
above
middle
solv
loosen
dis
apart
ESS Vocabulary Unit 2
Species
Habitat
Abiotic
Biotic
a group of organisms that share common characteristics and th…
the environment in which a species normally lives.
no-living organism
living organism
Species
a group of organisms that share common characteristics and th…
Habitat
the environment in which a species normally lives.
8 terms
ESS Unit 3 Vocabulary
Eon
Era
Period
Epoch
...
...
...
...
Eon
...
Era
...
22 terms
ESS Unit 1 Vocabulary
Model
System
Open system
Closed system
A simplified description designed to show the structure or wo…
An assemblage of parts and the relationships between them, wh…
An open system exchanges matter and energy with its surroundi…
A closed system exchanges energy but not matter; the "Biosphe…
Model
A simplified description designed to show the structure or wo…
System
An assemblage of parts and the relationships between them, wh…
52 terms
Unit 5 vocabulary ESS
Cleavage
Fracture
Crystal shape
Color
the splitting of rocks or crystals in a preferred plane or di…
the cracking or breaking of a hard object or material.
A geometric arrangement of the points in space at which the a…
the property possessed by an object of producing different se…
Cleavage
the splitting of rocks or crystals in a preferred plane or di…
Fracture
the cracking or breaking of a hard object or material.
30 terms
ESS Unit One Vocabulary
Ptolemy
Copernicus
Brahe
Kepler
Greek astronomer and mathematician who based his astronomy on…
Concluded Earth was a planet... Constructed a model of the sola…
Precise observer... Tried to find stellar parallax - the appare…
Ushered in new astronomy... Planets revolve around the Sun... Thr…
Ptolemy
Greek astronomer and mathematician who based his astronomy on…
Copernicus
Concluded Earth was a planet... Constructed a model of the sola…
52 terms
Unit 5 vocabulary ESS
Cleavage
Fracture
Crystal shape
Color
the splitting of rocks or crystals in a preferred plane or di…
the cracking or breaking of a hard object or material.
A geometric arrangement of the points in space at which the a…
the property possessed by an object of producing different se…
Cleavage
the splitting of rocks or crystals in a preferred plane or di…
Fracture
the cracking or breaking of a hard object or material.
114 terms
ESS Topic 2 - vocabulary and concepts
Define Biosphere
Define Ecosystem
Define Biotic components
Define Abiotic components
part of the Earth that is inhabited by organisms
a community of interdependent organisms and the physical envi…
the living part of an ecosystem i.e. the community
the non-living part of an ecosystem (e.g. air, wind, temperat…
Define Biosphere
part of the Earth that is inhabited by organisms
Define Ecosystem
a community of interdependent organisms and the physical envi…
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