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Every Soul a Star Vocabulary (ESS)
extraterrestrial
crater
comet
asteroid
coming from or existing outside the planet Earth
a large a bowl shaped cavity in the ground made and explosion…
an object in outer space that develops a long, bright tail wh…
any of the small rocky celestial bodies composed of rock foun…
extraterrestrial
coming from or existing outside the planet Earth
crater
a large a bowl shaped cavity in the ground made and explosion…
6 terms
ESS2 Vocab Set #3
plankton
nekton
benthos
trophic level
marine organisms that drift on ocean currents
marine organisms that move on their own
marine organisms that spend most their time on the ocean floor
a feeding stage in a food chain or food web
plankton
marine organisms that drift on ocean currents
nekton
marine organisms that move on their own
5 terms
ESS2 Vocab Set #1
Oceanography
Bathymetry
Continental Margin
Ocean Basin Floor
The study of Earth's oceans and all the things that happen in…
The depths and shape of the ocean floor.
Ocean region is adjacent (next to) to the shoreline and inclu…
Ocean region that includes the deepest parts of the ocean.
Oceanography
The study of Earth's oceans and all the things that happen in…
Bathymetry
The depths and shape of the ocean floor.
5 terms
ESS2 Vocab Set #2
Terrigenous
Hydrogenous
Biogenous
Salinity
Marine sediments that come from weathering on land.
Type of marine sediment forms from minerals that crystallize…
Type of marine sediment is made up of the shells and skeletal…
The amount of salt in sea water.
Terrigenous
Marine sediments that come from weathering on land.
Hydrogenous
Type of marine sediment forms from minerals that crystallize…
51 terms
ESS - Vocabulary Chapter 9 - Volcanoes and Other Igneous Activity
Magma
Lava
Viscosity
Volatiles
...
...
...
...
Magma
...
Lava
...
48 terms
ESS - Vocabulary Chapter 16 - The Atmosphere: Composition, Structure, and Temperature
Weather
Climate
Elements (Of Weather and Climate)
Air
...
...
...
...
Weather
...
Climate
...
24 terms
ESS - Vocabulary Chapter 14 - Ocean Water and Ocean Life
Salinity
Thermocline
Density
Pycnocline
...
...
...
...
Salinity
...
Thermocline
...
48 terms
ESS - Vocabulary Chapter 3 - Rocks: Materials of the Solid Earth
Igneous Rock
Magma
Lava
Extrusive (Volcanic)
...
...
...
...
Igneous Rock
...
Magma
...
36 terms
ESS - Vocabulary Chapter 8 - Earthquakes and the Earth's Interior
Earthquake
Fault
Hypocenter (Focus)
Epicenter
...
...
...
...
Earthquake
...
Fault
...
23 terms
ESS - Vocabulary Chapter 4 - Weathering, Soil, and Mass Wasting
External Process
Internal Process
Weathering
Mass Wasting Erosion
...
...
...
...
External Process
...
Internal Process
...
31 terms
ESS - Vocabulary Chapter 19 - Weather Patterns and Severe Storms
Air Mass
Air-Mass Weather
Source Region
Polar (P) Air Mass
...
...
...
...
Air Mass
...
Air-Mass Weather
...
44 terms
ESS - Vocabulary Chapter 10 - Crustal Deformation and Mountain Building
Deformation
Rock Structure ( Geologic Structure)
Stress
Confining Pressure
...
...
...
...
Deformation
...
Rock Structure ( Geologic Structure)
...
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ESS - Vocabulary Chapter 5 - Running Water and Ground Water
Hydrologic Cycle
Evaporation
Infiltration
Runoff
...
...
...
...
Hydrologic Cycle
...
Evaporation
...
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Grade 6/7 ESS Vocabulary Works T2W10
Longitude
Latitude
Peninsula
Archipelago
A vertical line is the angular distance, in degrees, minutes,…
An angle which ranges from 0° at the Equator to 90° (North or…
A piece of land that is bordered by water on three sides but…
An island group or island chain, cluster or collection of isl…
Longitude
A vertical line is the angular distance, in degrees, minutes,…
Latitude
An angle which ranges from 0° at the Equator to 90° (North or…
33 terms
ESS - Vocabulary Chapter 7 - Plate Tectonics: A Scientific Revolution
Continental Drift
Super Continent
Pangea
Ocean Ridge System
...
...
...
...
Continental Drift
...
Super Continent
...
20 terms
ESS - Vocabulary Chapter 20 - World Climates and Global Climate Change
Climate System
Koppen Classifiction
Tropical Rain Forest
Tropical Wet and Dry
the exchanges of energy and moisture that occurs among the at…
...
...
...
Climate System
the exchanges of energy and moisture that occurs among the at…
Koppen Classifiction
...
30 terms
8.ESS.2 Plate Tectonics Vocabulary
Continental Drift
Convection Currents
Sea Floor Spreading
Paleoclimate
the gradual movement of the continents across the earth's sur…
a current in a fluid that results from convection.
the formation of new areas of oceanic crust, which occurs thr…
the study of changes in climate through time, ranging from st…
Continental Drift
the gradual movement of the continents across the earth's sur…
Convection Currents
a current in a fluid that results from convection.
8 .ESS.2 Plate Tectonics Vocabulary
Continental Drift
Convection Currents
Sea-Floor Spreading
Paleoclimate
The gradual movement of the continents across the earth's sur…
Continental drift was a theory that explained how continents…
he formation of new areas of oceanic crust, which occurs thro…
A climate prevalent at a particular time in the geological pa…
Continental Drift
The gradual movement of the continents across the earth's sur…
Convection Currents
Continental drift was a theory that explained how continents…
30 terms
8.ESS.2 Plate Tectonics Vocabulary
Continental Drift
Convection Currents
Sea-Floor Spreading
Paleoclimate
The gradual movement of the continents across the earth's sur…
A current in a fluid that results from convection
The formation of new areas of oceanic crust, which occurs thr…
A climate prevalent at a particular time in the geological past
Continental Drift
The gradual movement of the continents across the earth's sur…
Convection Currents
A current in a fluid that results from convection
30 terms
8.ESS.2 Plate Tectonics Vocabulary
Continental Drift
Convection currents
Sea-floor spreading
Paleoclimate
Wegner's hypothesis that Earth's were joined as a single land…
a current in a fluid that results from convection.
New ocean crust is formed at mid-ocean ridges and destroyed a…
a climate prevalent at a particular time in the geological pa…
Continental Drift
Wegner's hypothesis that Earth's were joined as a single land…
Convection currents
a current in a fluid that results from convection.
8.ESS.2 Plate Tectonics Vocabulary
Continental Drift
Convection Currents
Sea-Floor Spreading
Paleoclimate
the gradual movement of the continents across the earth's sur…
a current in a fluid that results from convection.
the formation of new areas of oceanic crust, which occurs thr…
a climate prevalent at a particular time in the geological pa…
Continental Drift
the gradual movement of the continents across the earth's sur…
Convection Currents
a current in a fluid that results from convection.
8.ESS.2 Plate Tectonics Vocabulary
Continental Drift
Convection Currents
Sea-Floor Spreading
Paleoclimate
The gradual movement of the continents across the earth's sur…
The transfer of heat by the mass movement of heated particles…
A process in which new ocean floor is created as molten mater…
The climate of some former period of geologic time
Continental Drift
The gradual movement of the continents across the earth's sur…
Convection Currents
The transfer of heat by the mass movement of heated particles…
12 terms
3.4 Flash Cards - Vocabulary - Science - 2nd P. - Mr. Ess
Terrestrial Planet
Gas Giant
Ice Giant
Ring
Earth or a planet similar to earth that has a rocky surface.…
A large planet that consists mostly of gases in a dense form,…
A giant planet composed mostly of astronomical ices containin…
In Astronomy, a wide, flat, zone of small particles orbit aro…
Terrestrial Planet
Earth or a planet similar to earth that has a rocky surface.…
Gas Giant
A large planet that consists mostly of gases in a dense form,…
30 terms
ESS - Vocabulary Chapter 24 - Beyond Our Solar System
Cosmology
Absolute Magnitude
Light-Year
Big Bang Theory
the study of the universe
the apparent brightness of a star if it were viewed from a di…
the distance light travels in a year
the theory which proposes that the universe originated as a s…
Cosmology
the study of the universe
Absolute Magnitude
the apparent brightness of a star if it were viewed from a di…
16 terms
IB ESS: Topic 1
Positive Feedback
Negative Feedback
System
Open systems
occurs when a change in the state of a system leads to additi…
a self-regulating method of control leading to the maintenanc…
an assemblage of parts and the relationships between them, wh…
exchange both matter and energy across the boundaries of a sy…
Positive Feedback
occurs when a change in the state of a system leads to additi…
Negative Feedback
a self-regulating method of control leading to the maintenanc…
Vocabulary - Unit 4: Sum, Esse, Fui, Futurum
Sum, Esse, Fui, Futurum
Entity
Antonym of entity:
Nonentity
To be
Something that has a real or independent existence
Nonentity
A person or thing of no importance, something that does not e…
Sum, Esse, Fui, Futurum
To be
Entity
Something that has a real or independent existence
ESS Basic Vocabulary Memory Training / August 24th - Hjalmar Selin
Species
Habitat
Niche
Fundamental Niche
A group of organisms that share a specific trait or character…
The environment in which a species normally lives.
Describes the particular set of abiotic and biotic conditions…
Describes the full range of conditions in which an organism c…
Species
A group of organisms that share a specific trait or character…
Habitat
The environment in which a species normally lives.
40 terms
IB ESS Topic 3
LEDC
MEDC
Life expectancy
Crude Birth Rate (CBR)
less economically developed country
More economically developed country
the average number of years that a person can be expected to…
the number of live births yearly per thousand people in a pop…
LEDC
less economically developed country
MEDC
More economically developed country
20 terms
Big Ideas Math Geometry 1.1 - 1.3 Vocabulary Revised for Geo Ess
collinear
congruent segments
coordinate
coplanar points
points that lie on the same line
line segments that have the same length
a real number that corresponds to a point on a line
points that lie in the same plane
collinear
points that lie on the same line
congruent segments
line segments that have the same length
25 terms
ESS Topic 2.5-2.7
Limiting factor
Net productivity
Producers
Consumers
A factor which limits productivity. e.g. temp and precipitation
The gain in energy or biomass per unit area per unit time tha…
Are organisms that make their own organic material from simpl…
Are organisms that obtain organic molecules by eating or dige…
Limiting factor
A factor which limits productivity. e.g. temp and precipitation
Net productivity
The gain in energy or biomass per unit area per unit time tha…
41 terms
IB ESS - Ecosystems Test
Biotic factor
Abiotic factors
Trophic level
Producers
A living biological factor that may influence an organism or…
Non-living, physical factor that may influence an organism or…
Identifies an organisms feeding relationship with other organ…
Autotrophs - Organisms that make their own food.
Biotic factor
A living biological factor that may influence an organism or…
Abiotic factors
Non-living, physical factor that may influence an organism or…
Latin vocab pg.40, Forms of sum, esse, Latin Vocabulary pg. 53
appello
convoco
exspecto
habito
I call
I assemble
I wait for
I live
appello
I call
convoco
I assemble
16 terms
ESS Ch. 6 Sedimentary and Metamorphic Rocks
bedding
cementation
cross-bedding
graded bedding
horizontal layering in sedimentary rock that can range from a…
process of sedimentary rock formation that occurs when dissol…
depositional feature of sedimentary rock that forms as inclin…
type of bedding in which particle sizes become progressively…
bedding
horizontal layering in sedimentary rock that can range from a…
cementation
process of sedimentary rock formation that occurs when dissol…
ESS 104 - Final
17th century of jazz dance
1800s of jazz dance
"Cakewalk" (jazz dance)
Vaudeville era (jazz)
African slaves bring music and dancing. Slave master prohibit…
black songs and dances showcased in minstrel shows. Whites in…
came from plantation entertainment... contest among black dancer…
contributions of african american performers
17th century of jazz dance
African slaves bring music and dancing. Slave master prohibit…
1800s of jazz dance
black songs and dances showcased in minstrel shows. Whites in…
10 terms
Magro English Ess. Vocab chapter 1
archaic
argot
connotation
denotation
no longer used or applicable; ancient
the informal specialized vocabulary or expressions of a parti…
ideas or meanings suggested by a word; associations that go b…
the most direct or specific meaning of a word
archaic
no longer used or applicable; ancient
argot
the informal specialized vocabulary or expressions of a parti…
22 terms
Ess-systems
System
Open system
Closed system
Isolated system
An assemblage of parts and the relationship between them, whi…
A system in which both matter and energy are exchanged with i…
A system in which energy, but not matter, is exchanged with i…
A system that exchanges neither matter nor energy with its su…
System
An assemblage of parts and the relationship between them, whi…
Open system
A system in which both matter and energy are exchanged with i…
ESS Chapter 2.1 Key Terms
Crust
Mantle
Core
Lithosphere
The thin and solid outermost layer of the Earth above the man…
In Earth science, the layer of rock between Earth's crust and…
The central part of the Earth below the mantle.
The solid, outer layer of Earth that consists of the crust an…
Crust
The thin and solid outermost layer of the Earth above the man…
Mantle
In Earth science, the layer of rock between Earth's crust and…
13 terms
IB ESS Definitions pg 71
Demographic Transition
Diversity
Diversity, Genetic
Diversity, Habitat
A general model describing the changing levels of fertility a…
A generic term for heterogeneity. The scientific meaning of d…
The range of genetic material present in a gene pool or popul…
The range of different habitats or number of ecological niche…
Demographic Transition
A general model describing the changing levels of fertility a…
Diversity
A generic term for heterogeneity. The scientific meaning of d…
27 terms
Ess-biodiversity
Biodiversity
Species diversity
Habitat diversity
Diversity index
The amount of biological or living diversity per unit area. I…
The variety of species per unit area. This includes both the…
The range of different habitats or numbers of ecological nich…
A numerical measure of species diversity that is derived from…
Biodiversity
The amount of biological or living diversity per unit area. I…
Species diversity
The variety of species per unit area. This includes both the…
52 terms
Ess- ecosystems
Biome
Solar radiation
Insolation
climate
A collection of ecosystems sharing similar climatic condition…
energy from the sun
exposure to the sun's rays
e weather conditions prevailing in an area in general or over…
Biome
A collection of ecosystems sharing similar climatic condition…
Solar radiation
energy from the sun
ESS QUIZ 21-22 COMMONLY MISSPELLED WORDS
Valley
Personnel
Accomplice
Skiing
An elongated depression between uplands, hills, or mountains.
A body of persons employed in an organization or place of work.
A person who knowingly helps another in a crime or wrongdoing.
The act or sport of gliding on skis.
Valley
An elongated depression between uplands, hills, or mountains.
Personnel
A body of persons employed in an organization or place of work.
26 terms
ch 15 bus ess
human resources
human resources management
job description
compensation
the people employed in a business, commonly referred to as pe…
the process of finding, selecting, training, and evaluating e…
a detailed outline of the duties, qualifications, and conditi…
pay and benefits
human resources
the people employed in a business, commonly referred to as pe…
human resources management
the process of finding, selecting, training, and evaluating e…
28 terms
ch 6 bus ess
sole proprietorship
unlimited liability
partnership
corporation
a business owned by only one person
a liability that holds the owner fully responsible for a comp…
a business owned by two or more people who share its risks an…
company that is registered by a state and operates apart from…
sole proprietorship
a business owned by only one person
unlimited liability
a liability that holds the owner fully responsible for a comp…
18 terms
ch 16 vocab bus ess
culture
business etiquette
corporate culture
hierarchy
the beliefs, customs, and attitudes of a distinct group of pe…
conduct that is considered socially acceptable in business
a company's shared values, beliefs, and goals
a formal chain of command with one person at the top who make…
culture
the beliefs, customs, and attitudes of a distinct group of pe…
business etiquette
conduct that is considered socially acceptable in business
17 terms
ch 8 vocab bus. ess.
leadership
initiative
human relations
integrity
taking a company and its employees in a direction based upon…
the ability to act and make decisions without the help or adv…
the study of how people interact in the workplace and how com…
an adherence to a code of ethical values, such as honesty, lo…
leadership
taking a company and its employees in a direction based upon…
initiative
the ability to act and make decisions without the help or adv…
8 terms
ESS VOCAB Q5
pollution
non-point source pollution
point source pollution
biodegradable
the addition to an environment of a substance or an agent by…
the release of pollutants from numerous, widely dispersed ori…
the release of pollutants from a single, clearly identifiable…
capable of being broken down by natural biological processes
pollution
the addition to an environment of a substance or an agent by…
non-point source pollution
the release of pollutants from numerous, widely dispersed ori…
10 terms
ESS VOCAB Q4
diversity
genetic diversity
habitat diversity
species diversity
a generic term for heterogeneity; it may refer to heterogenei…
the range of genetic material present in a gene pool or popul…
the range of different habitats or number of ecological niche…
the variety of species per unit area, including both the numb…
diversity
a generic term for heterogeneity; it may refer to heterogenei…
genetic diversity
the range of genetic material present in a gene pool or popul…
16 terms
ESS- environmental perspectives
Environmental worldview
Environmental value system
Ecocentric
Technocentric
-your view on the world ... -how your view is formed through you…
Environmental Value System A particular world view or set of…
it's a worldview-life centered-which respects the right of na…
technology centered, a value system that is centered on techn…
Environmental worldview
-your view on the world ... -how your view is formed through you…
Environmental value system
Environmental Value System A particular world view or set of…
23 terms
Ch 27 Glencoe ESS
interferometry
albedo
highland
mare
multiple telescopes act as one
percent of light reflected from a surface
high portions of the moon, light in color
sea on the moon, actually no water, just dark
interferometry
multiple telescopes act as one
albedo
percent of light reflected from a surface
18 terms
ESS VOCAB Q3
crude birth rate
crude death rate
doubling time
natural rate of increase
the number of births per thousand individuals in a population…
the number of deaths per thousand individuals in a population…
the number of years it would take a population to double its…
the form in which human population growth rates are usually e…
crude birth rate
the number of births per thousand individuals in a population…
crude death rate
the number of deaths per thousand individuals in a population…
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