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Plant Science list 3 Family names
Osmanthus Heteophllus
Camellia Japonica
Hybrid Witch hazel
Osmanthus x fourtune
Oleaceae
Theaceae
Hamamelidaceae
oleaceae
Osmanthus Heteophllus
Oleaceae
Camellia Japonica
Theaceae
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Dendrology
TREE : Alternative def.(source of wood)
Shrub
vine
Forb
a "woody" plant which at maturity is at least 15-20 feet in h…
a "woody" plant which at... maturity is LESS THAN 15-20 feet in…
a "woody" plant that "climbs" up structures (buildings, trees…
any broad-leaved herbaceous plant... other than those in the Poa…
TREE : Alternative def.(source of wood)
a "woody" plant which at maturity is at least 15-20 feet in h…
Shrub
a "woody" plant which at... maturity is LESS THAN 15-20 feet in…
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Flowering Plant Families Names
Composite Family
Geranium Family
Heath Family
Iris Family
Asteraceae
Geraniaceae
Ericaceae
Iridaceae
Composite Family
Asteraceae
Geranium Family
Geraniaceae
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Plants
chlorophyll
photosynthesis
chloroplast
cuticle
Green pigment in plants that absorbs light energy used to car…
Plants use the sun's energy to convert water and carbon dioxi…
An organelle found in plant and algae cells where photosynthe…
A waxy covering on the surface of stems and leaves that acts…
chlorophyll
Green pigment in plants that absorbs light energy used to car…
photosynthesis
Plants use the sun's energy to convert water and carbon dioxi…
11 terms
Science - Wisconsin Fast Plants
Crucifer
Brassica
seed
plant family (radishes, broccoli)
genus name
part of the plant to grow into a new plant
Crucifer
plant family (radishes, broccoli)
Brassica
genus name
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PLANTS family names and scientific names only
Liquidambar styraciflua
Diospyros virginiana
Magnolia virginiana
Aesculus pavia
Hamamelidaceae
Ebenaceae
Magnoliaceae
Hippocastanaceae
Liquidambar styraciflua
Hamamelidaceae
Diospyros virginiana
Ebenaceae
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Dendrology Exam 1
Artificial Classification Systems
Taxonomic Hierarchy
Most abundant Native tree family
Most abundant Native tree genera
Classification system based on convenient trait, regardless o…
Division/Class/Subclass/order/Family/Genus/Species
Rosaceae
Quercus
Artificial Classification Systems
Classification system based on convenient trait, regardless o…
Taxonomic Hierarchy
Division/Class/Subclass/order/Family/Genus/Species
12 terms
Fields of science and scientists
Demitri Mendeleev
Charles Darwin
James Watson & Francis Crick
Sir Isaac Newton
(Russian Chemist 1869) Created the first periodic table. Elem…
English naturalist. He studied the plants and animals of Sout…
The scientists who are credited with discovering the structur…
He is believed to be one of the greatest figures of the Scien…
Demitri Mendeleev
(Russian Chemist 1869) Created the first periodic table. Elem…
Charles Darwin
English naturalist. He studied the plants and animals of Sout…
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Dendrology Vocab and Facts
dendrochronology
silvics
silviculture
silvology
science of using tree annual growth increments for determinin…
science of trees and their response to the environment
cultivation of forest trees
(new) science of forest and forest ecology
dendrochronology
science of using tree annual growth increments for determinin…
silvics
science of trees and their response to the environment
40 terms
Field Botany Family Names
Juglans nigra
Acer saccharum
Platanus occidentalis
Fagus grandifolia
Juglandaceae
Aceraceae
Platinaceae
Fagaceae
Juglans nigra
Juglandaceae
Acer saccharum
Aceraceae
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Plant Families
Daisy, Family Compositae
Dandelion, Family Compositae
Broad-leaved Dock, Family Polygonaceae
Plantain, Family Plantaginaceae
found in lawns
found in lawns and grassland
Found in grassland
Daisy, Family Compositae
found in lawns
Dandelion, Family Compositae
found in lawns and grassland
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Field Botany Family Names
Alismataceae
Hydrocharitaceae
Potamogetonaceae
Araceae
Water plantain family. Fruit an achene and was eaten by Nativ…
Tape-grass family. Fruit a capsule, commercial value as aquar…
Pondweed family. Fruit an achene or drupe. Important as an ox…
Arum family. Fruit a berry and some are poisonous. Example, c…
Alismataceae
Water plantain family. Fruit an achene and was eaten by Nativ…
Hydrocharitaceae
Tape-grass family. Fruit a capsule, commercial value as aquar…
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6th Grade Science Review
Autotrophs
Sexual reproduction
Asexual reproduction
Development
They make their own food, so they are known as __________.
Involves two parents and variation among offspring
Involves one parent and no genetic variation
The process that occurs in the life of an organism that resul…
Autotrophs
They make their own food, so they are known as __________.
Sexual reproduction
Involves two parents and variation among offspring
31 terms
Daily Science 10 - 18
compound
element
mixture
species
2 or more elements chemically combined (water, sugar)
pure substance made of 1 type of atom (iron, oxygen)
elements or compounds that do not combine chemically (air, tr…
a single, distinct group of living things
compound
2 or more elements chemically combined (water, sugar)
element
pure substance made of 1 type of atom (iron, oxygen)
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Fields in the Life Sciences
Anatomy
Biochemistry
Biogeography
Biology
Study of the structures of animals
Study of the chemistry of life
Study of the distribution of living organisms
Study of living organisms
Anatomy
Study of the structures of animals
Biochemistry
Study of the chemistry of life
27 terms
Weed ID - Unit 7
Barnyardgrass
Canada thistle
Common Lambsquarters
Common ragweed
a weedy, coarse grass, Echinochloa crus-galli, having a spike…
an Old World plant, Cirslum arvense, having small purple or w…
common weedy European plant introduced into North America; of…
any of the composite plants of the genus Ambrosia, the airbor…
Barnyardgrass
a weedy, coarse grass, Echinochloa crus-galli, having a spike…
Canada thistle
an Old World plant, Cirslum arvense, having small purple or w…
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Chapter 6 - Seaweeds and Plants
seaweeds
Macrophytes (Macroalgae)
Thallus
Blades
multicellular algae that lack true leaves, stems, and roots
more formal name of seaweeds
complete body of seaweeds
leaf-like flattened portions of the thallus that provide larg…
seaweeds
multicellular algae that lack true leaves, stems, and roots
Macrophytes (Macroalgae)
more formal name of seaweeds
24 terms
Life Science Classification 2A
cytoplasm
unicellular
multicellular
energy
A jellylike fluid inside the cell in which the organelles are…
Made of a single cell
Consisting of many cells
Ability to do work
cytoplasm
A jellylike fluid inside the cell in which the organelles are…
unicellular
Made of a single cell
37 terms
Soils
25%
25%
45%
5%
What percentage of soil is air?
What percentage of soil is water?
What percentage of soil is mineral matter?
What percentage of soil is organic matter?
25%
What percentage of soil is air?
25%
What percentage of soil is water?
4 terms
BJU Science 6 Chapter 3 - Soil
Fallow
Fertilizer
Ground Cover
Contour Plowing
Land that farmers are letting rest. It isn't being planted in.
A way of replenishing lost nutrients in soil. Like vitamins f…
Unused fields can be planted with _________ __________, a low…
A method used by farmers to help keep water from washing soil…
Fallow
Land that farmers are letting rest. It isn't being planted in.
Fertilizer
A way of replenishing lost nutrients in soil. Like vitamins f…
Science Test 2 - Chapter 3 - Abeka 4th Grade
Green plants can make their own food b…
If there were no ___________ on earth,…
Name some plant seeds that we eat.
Name some plant leaves that we eat.
chlorophyll
green plants
wheat, rice, corn, sunflower seeds
lettuce, spinach, cabbage, beet greens, watercress
Green plants can make their own food b…
chlorophyll
If there were no ___________ on earth,…
green plants
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Taxonomy
Domain
Kingdom
Phylum (Division in Plant Kingdom)
Class
Domain
Kingdom
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Ch. 2.2 LOT Biologists use 7 levels of classification
Carolus Linnaeus
genus
binomial nomenclature
Kingdom
developed systems for both naming species and organizing them…
a group of species that have similar characteristics. Members…
the system for naming species, using two names, that was deve…
the largest level of classification.
Carolus Linnaeus
developed systems for both naming species and organizing them…
genus
a group of species that have similar characteristics. Members…
38 terms
Leaf Names (Ultimate Science Study Guide)
Flowering Dogwood
Red Maple
Sugar Maple
Sweet Gum
Cornus florida
Acer rubrum
Acer sccharum
Liquidambar styraciflua
Flowering Dogwood
Cornus florida
Red Maple
Acer rubrum
205 terms
Final Review: Earth/Environmental Science
solar system
galaxy
universe
precession
sun, planets, and all the other objects that revolve around t…
large group of stars, dust, and gas held together by gravity;…
all matter and energy that exists in space
a slow motion of Earth's axis that traces out a cone over a p…
solar system
sun, planets, and all the other objects that revolve around t…
galaxy
large group of stars, dust, and gas held together by gravity;…
37 terms
Mid-level Science Praxis II
Charles Robert Darwin (d. 1882)
Charles Darwin looked at different spe…
Charles Darwin also discovered fossils…
Charles Darwin contributed to the fiel…
Best known for contributing to the survival of the fittest th…
that they had a common ancestor. He reasoned that specific tr…
dissected marine animals, and interacted with indigenous peop…
biology, marine biology, anthropology, paleontology, geograph…
Charles Robert Darwin (d. 1882)
Best known for contributing to the survival of the fittest th…
Charles Darwin looked at different spe…
that they had a common ancestor. He reasoned that specific tr…
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Science Classification
classification
taxonomy
binomial nomenclature
genus
The process of grouping things based on their similarities.
The scientific study of how living things are classified
The system for naming organisms in which each organism is giv…
A classification grouping that consists of a number of simila…
classification
The process of grouping things based on their similarities.
taxonomy
The scientific study of how living things are classified
42 terms
Agriculture Vocabulary
agribusiness
agricultural revolution
agriculture
aquaculture (aquafarming)
commercial agriculture characterized by the integration of di…
the time when humans first domesticated plants and animals an…
the deliberate efoort to modify a portion of Earth's surface…
the cultivation of seafood under controlled conditions
agribusiness
commercial agriculture characterized by the integration of di…
agricultural revolution
the time when humans first domesticated plants and animals an…
10 terms
envri
flammable
corrosive
hazardous
combustible
easily set on fire, able to burn; a synonym of combustible
corrosive having the quality of corroding or eating away
hazardous potentially harmful; dangerous
Capable of catching fire or burning; a synonym of flammable.
flammable
easily set on fire, able to burn; a synonym of combustible
corrosive
corrosive having the quality of corroding or eating away
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The Carbon Cycle
respiration
photosynthesis
combustion
decomposition
gives plants and animals energy: ... Glucose + oxygen -->Carbon…
uses energy from sun:... Carbon dioxide + water --> glucose + ox…
(burning) releases heat energy... Carbon compound + oxygen --> c…
the breakdown of plant and animal remains. This releases carb…
respiration
gives plants and animals energy: ... Glucose + oxygen -->Carbon…
photosynthesis
uses energy from sun:... Carbon dioxide + water --> glucose + ox…
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278 Science Sept pre test
FOOD WEB
FOOD CHAIN
COMMUNITY
MINERALS
A community of organisms where there are several interrelated…
A series of events in which one organism eats another and obt…
A group of interdependent organisms inhabiting the same regio…
substances that make up rocks
FOOD WEB
A community of organisms where there are several interrelated…
FOOD CHAIN
A series of events in which one organism eats another and obt…
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Taxonomy
Domain
Kingdom
Eukarya
eubacteria
Largest and newest taxa
Today there are six of these. Four of which are multicellular
Domain of all organisms whose cells have nuclei, including pr…
Kingdom of unicellular prokaryotes whose cell walls are made…
Domain
Largest and newest taxa
Kingdom
Today there are six of these. Four of which are multicellular
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Study Gide For sections 2.1 -2.5 of Chapter 2 Science 7th grade
parts of a flower
stigma
style
ovary
sticky top part of the pistil
the stalk that connects the stigma to the ovary
contains the ovules and is the bottom part of the pistil
parts of a flower
stigma
sticky top part of the pistil
149 terms
Dendrology Lecture Exam 1
Dendrology
Trees
Vines
Taxonomy
Study of the identification, classification, nomenclature,geo…
Single stem, >15-20 feet tall, >3 inches DBH
Woody plants that trail on the ground and/or climb a host pla…
The knowledge of order or classification of things (plants)
Dendrology
Study of the identification, classification, nomenclature,geo…
Trees
Single stem, >15-20 feet tall, >3 inches DBH
57 terms
Mrs. Hill's Test 1
cereal grasses
special leaves
cashew family
cellular respiration
corn, wheat, rye, oats, barley,, rice
spines, tendrils
known for its poisonous plants--poison ivy, oak and sumac
is essential to the release of energy from food
cereal grasses
corn, wheat, rye, oats, barley,, rice
special leaves
spines, tendrils
15 terms
The Big Wave, pp. 1-2
Kino
mountain
Japan
terraced
boy's name
steps cut into a mountain to plant crops on
Kino
boy's name
mountain
52 terms
Plant Unit Review
They make their own food, so they are…
Any change in an organism's surroundin…
The reaction to a stimulus.
Involves two parents
Autotrophs
Stimulus
Response
Sexual reproduction
They make their own food, so they are…
Autotrophs
Any change in an organism's surroundin…
Stimulus
ASVAB science
meter
liter
gram
Ockham's razor
unit of length
unit of volume
unit of mass
states "when given two equally valid explanations for a pheno…
meter
unit of length
liter
unit of volume
32 terms
Sci 7 Life Science Final 15
Dichotomous key
Spontaneous generation
7 Characteristics of Life
Nucleaus
identifies organisms by scientific name
old idea that living organizms can be grown from non-living t…
Made of cells... Organization of Cells, tissues and organs... Use E…
Largest organelle in a cell... the brain/control center of a cell
Dichotomous key
identifies organisms by scientific name
Spontaneous generation
old idea that living organizms can be grown from non-living t…
50 terms
Science Ch. 1
beetle
true bug
beetles
composite
chewing mouthparts; has a straight line running down the abdo…
piercing-sucking mouthparts, my wings form a V or an X
1/4 of all animals in the world
the flower family whose name means "made of many parts"
beetle
chewing mouthparts; has a straight line running down the abdo…
true bug
piercing-sucking mouthparts, my wings form a V or an X
32 terms
Taxonomy 2
Autotrophic
Taxonomy
Classification
Heterotrophic
organisms that can make their own food
the science of classifying living things
putting things into groups based on common characteristics us…
organisms that CANNOT make their own food
Autotrophic
organisms that can make their own food
Taxonomy
the science of classifying living things
16 terms
Chapter 9 Classification
classification
kingdom
phylum
class
the arrangement of organisms into orderly groups based on the…
the most general of the seven levels of classification
the level of classification after kingdom; the organisms from…
the level of classification after phylum; the organisms in ph…
classification
the arrangement of organisms into orderly groups based on the…
kingdom
the most general of the seven levels of classification
41 terms
Science - Chapter 2
vertebrates
social animals
polar
warm-blooded
animals with backbones are classified in this category
animals that like to live in groups of the same kind
______________ bears also have a thick layer of blubber to in…
animals whose bodies are designed to maintain a fairly consta…
vertebrates
animals with backbones are classified in this category
social animals
animals that like to live in groups of the same kind
17 terms
7th Grade Science - Classification Guide
The science of classification is called:
A Greek philosopher, Aristotle, classi…
Aristotle placed animals into three gr…
In the eighteenth century, a scientist…
Taxonomy
plants or animals
fly, swim, crawl, walk, and run.
Carolus Linnaeus
The science of classification is called:
Taxonomy
A Greek philosopher, Aristotle, classi…
plants or animals
128 terms
6th Grade Science Review
Autotrophs
Sexual reproduction
Asexual reproduction
Development
They make their own food, so they are known as __________.
Involves two parents and variation among offspring
Involves one parent and no genetic variation
The process that occurs in the life of an organism that resul…
Autotrophs
They make their own food, so they are known as __________.
Sexual reproduction
Involves two parents and variation among offspring
science words gage
felidae
leopard
jaguars
cheetah
Family name for cats
spotted cat; smaller than jaguar
Third largest feline after tiger and lion
Fastest Animal in the world
felidae
Family name for cats
leopard
spotted cat; smaller than jaguar
23 terms
Classification of Organisms
Phylum
Class
Order
Family
Second level of the taxonomic system.
Third level of the taxonomic system
Fourth level of the taxonomic system
Fifth level of the taxonomic system
Phylum
Second level of the taxonomic system.
Class
Third level of the taxonomic system
18 terms
Classification of Living Things
Taxonomy
The levels of classification
More characteristics in common.
Kingdom
The study of how scientists classify organisms
Kingdom, phylum, class, order, family, genus, and species
The more classification levels an organism shares with another
based on their how they get energy... number of cells in their b…
Taxonomy
The study of how scientists classify organisms
The levels of classification
Kingdom, phylum, class, order, family, genus, and species
28 terms
classification
taxonomy
binomial nomenclature
prokaryotes
Archaebacteria
science of naming & classifying organisms
2 word naming system created by Linnaeus
all bacteria are
prokaryotes that love extreme conditions
taxonomy
science of naming & classifying organisms
binomial nomenclature
2 word naming system created by Linnaeus
27 terms
Classification
binomial nomenclature
taxonomy
classification
domain
two-part scientific naming system used in the classification…
The scientific study of how living things are classified.
the process of grouping organisms based on their similarities
the largest most broad level of classification.
binomial nomenclature
two-part scientific naming system used in the classification…
taxonomy
The scientific study of how living things are classified.
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