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12 terms
General Science Module 10
pathogen
dehydrated food
decomposers
vegetative reproduction
an organism that causes diseases
food in which almost all water has been removed
organisms that break down the dead remains of other organisms
the process by which one part of a plant can form new roots a…
pathogen
an organism that causes diseases
dehydrated food
food in which almost all water has been removed
11 terms
General Science Module #10
prokaryotic cell
pathogen
eukaryotic cell
decomposers
a cell that has no distinct, membrane-bounded organelles (cel…
an organism that causes diseases
a cell with distinct, membrane-bounded organelles (cells that…
organisms that break down the dead remains of other organisms
prokaryotic cell
a cell that has no distinct, membrane-bounded organelles (cel…
pathogen
an organism that causes diseases
25 terms
Apologia General Science - Module 4
Mathematical formula for Mechanical Ad…
Mathematical formula for Mechanical Ad…
A device that either multiplies or red…
Mathematical formula for Mechanical Ad…
Mechanical Advantage = (length of the slope) / (height)
Mechanical Advantage = (circumference) / (pitch)
Simple Machine
Mechanical advantage = number of pulleys used
Mathematical formula for Mechanical Ad…
Mechanical Advantage = (length of the slope) / (height)
Mathematical formula for Mechanical Ad…
Mechanical Advantage = (circumference) / (pitch)
16 terms
Apologia General Science Module 7
6 types of fossils
mold
cast
petrifaction
1-molds; 2-casts; 3-petrified remains; 4-carbonate residues;…
an imprint formed like the object would make if pressed into…
solid rock that has the same shape and surface details as the…
the conversion of organic material into rock. Mineral-rich wa…
6 types of fossils
1-molds; 2-casts; 3-petrified remains; 4-carbonate residues;…
mold
an imprint formed like the object would make if pressed into…
17 terms
Apologia General Science Module 7
6 types of fossils
mold
cast
petrifaction
1-molds and casts; 2-petrified remains; 3-carbonate residues;…
an imprint formed like the object would make if pressed into…
solid rock that has the same shape and surface details as the…
the conversion of organic material into stone
6 types of fossils
1-molds and casts; 2-petrified remains; 3-carbonate residues;…
mold
an imprint formed like the object would make if pressed into…
14 terms
Apologia General Science - Module 2
In the absence of air, all objects, re…
The second step in the Scientific Meth…
The scientific method starts with...
An educated guess that attempts to exp…
fall at the same rate.
form an hypothesis.
an observation.
hypothesis
In the absence of air, all objects, re…
fall at the same rate.
The second step in the Scientific Meth…
form an hypothesis.
26 terms
Apologia General Science - Module 1
Democritus
Lavoisier
Dalton
Aristotle
Ancient Greek scientist who believed in atoms.
Discovered the Law of Mass Conversion
Developed the first detailed atomic theory and became known a…
Championed the idea of spontaneous generation and is responsi…
Democritus
Ancient Greek scientist who believed in atoms.
Lavoisier
Discovered the Law of Mass Conversion
15 terms
Apologia General Science Module 6
catastrophism
uniformitarianism
humus
minerals
the view that most of earth's geological features are the res…
the view that most of earth's geological features are the res…
the decayed remains of once-living creatures
inorganic crystalline substances found naturally in the earth
catastrophism
the view that most of earth's geological features are the res…
uniformitarianism
the view that most of earth's geological features are the res…
24 terms
Apologia General Science Module 9
Atom
Molucule
Photosynthesis
Metabolism
The smallest chemical unit of matter.
Two or more atoms linked together to make a substance with un…
The process by which green plants and some other organisms us…
The sum total of all process in an organism that convert ener…
Atom
The smallest chemical unit of matter.
Molucule
Two or more atoms linked together to make a substance with un…
8 terms
Apologia General Science - Module 3
Experimental variable
Control (of an experiment)
Blind experiments
Double-blind experiments
an aspect of an experiment which changes during the course of…
the variable or part of the experiment to which all others ca…
experiments in which the participants do not know whether or…
experiments in which neither the participants nor the people…
Experimental variable
an aspect of an experiment which changes during the course of…
Control (of an experiment)
the variable or part of the experiment to which all others ca…
11 terms
apologia science general science module 5
Life science
Archaeology
Artifacts
Geology
A term that encompasses all scientific pursuits related to li…
The study of past human life as revealed by preserved relics
Objects made by people, such as tools, weapons, containers, e…
The study of earth's history as revealed if the rocks that ma…
Life science
A term that encompasses all scientific pursuits related to li…
Archaeology
The study of past human life as revealed by preserved relics
8 terms
General Science module 4
simple machine
force
mechanical advantage
diameter
a devise that either multiplies or redirects a force
a push or pull exerted on an object in an effort to change th…
the amount by which force or motion is magnified in a simple…
the length of a straight line that travels from one side of a…
simple machine
a devise that either multiplies or redirects a force
force
a push or pull exerted on an object in an effort to change th…
16 terms
General Science Module 9
atom
molecule
photosynthesis
metabolism
the smallest chemical unit of matter
two or more atoms linked together to make a substance with un…
the process by which green plants and some other organisms us…
the sum total of all processes in an organism that convert en…
atom
the smallest chemical unit of matter
molecule
two or more atoms linked together to make a substance with un…
11 terms
Apologia General Science Module #12
Energy
The Sun
Producers
Photosynthesis
All life forms have a method by which they extract energy fro…
MOST LIVING ORGANISM GET THEIR ENERGY FROM THE SUN... (A few bac…
Organisms that produce their own food.... Plants and algae, conv…
Process by which Producers (Plants and algae) use the energy…
Energy
All life forms have a method by which they extract energy fro…
The Sun
MOST LIVING ORGANISM GET THEIR ENERGY FROM THE SUN... (A few bac…
9 terms
General Science, Module #3
EXPERIMENTAL VARIABLE
CONTROL (OF AN EXPERIMENT)
BLIND EXPERIMENTS
DOUBLE-BLIND EXPERIMENTS
An aspect of an experiment that changes during the course of…
The variable or part of the experiment to which all others wi…
Experiments in which the participants do not know whether or…
Experiments in which neither the participants nor the people…
EXPERIMENTAL VARIABLE
An aspect of an experiment that changes during the course of…
CONTROL (OF AN EXPERIMENT)
The variable or part of the experiment to which all others wi…
24 terms
Apologia General Science Module 6.
Catastrophism
Uniformitarianism
Humus
Minerals
The view that most of earth's geological features are the res…
The view that most of earth's geological features are the res…
The decayed remains of once-living creatures
Inorganic crystalline substances found naturally in the earth
Catastrophism
The view that most of earth's geological features are the res…
Uniformitarianism
The view that most of earth's geological features are the res…
15 terms
Apologia General Science: Module 6
Uniformitarianism
Humus
Minerals
Weathering
The view that most of the earth's geological features are the…
The decayed remains of once-living creatures.
Inorganic crystalline substances found naturally in the earth.
A process in which rocks are physically and chemically broken…
Uniformitarianism
The view that most of the earth's geological features are the…
Humus
The decayed remains of once-living creatures.
49 terms
Apologia General Science - Module 4
Mathematical formula for Mechanical Ad…
Mathematical formula for Mechanical Ad…
A device that either multiplies or red…
Mathematical formula for Mechanical Ad…
Mechanical Advantage = (length of the slope) / (height)
Mechanical Advantage = (circumference) / (pitch)
Simple Machine
Mechanical advantage = number of pulleys used
Mathematical formula for Mechanical Ad…
Mechanical Advantage = (length of the slope) / (height)
Mathematical formula for Mechanical Ad…
Mechanical Advantage = (circumference) / (pitch)
18 terms
General Science, Module #1
James Clerk Maxwell
Thales
Galileo
Ptolemy
founder of modern physics
one of the first scientists
collected data for heliocentric system, forced to recant
PROPOSED geocentric system
James Clerk Maxwell
founder of modern physics
Thales
one of the first scientists
22 terms
General Science Module #4
Simple Machine
Force
Mechanical Advantage
Diameter
A device that either multiplies or redirects a force
A push or pull exerted on an object in an effort to change th…
The amount by which force or motion is magnified in a simple…
The length of a straight line that travels from one side of c…
Simple Machine
A device that either multiplies or redirects a force
Force
A push or pull exerted on an object in an effort to change th…
22 terms
Module 13 - General Science
digestion
ingestion
Where does food enter the body?
How do your teeth aid in digestion?
the process by which an organism breaks down its food into sm…
begins the process of digestion; when you eat
mouth
They crush the food into little pieces making it easier for c…
digestion
the process by which an organism breaks down its food into sm…
ingestion
begins the process of digestion; when you eat
38 terms
Apologia General Science Module #11
AXIAL SKELETON
APPENDICULAR SKELETON
EXOSKELETON
SYMBIOSIS
The portion of the skeleton that supports and protects the he…
The portion of the skeleton that attaches to the axial skelet…
A body covering, typically made of chitin, that provides supp…
A close relationship between two or more species where at lea…
AXIAL SKELETON
The portion of the skeleton that supports and protects the he…
APPENDICULAR SKELETON
The portion of the skeleton that attaches to the axial skelet…
26 terms
Apologia General Science Module 9
atom
molecule
photosynthesis
metabolism
the smallest chemical unit of matter.
two or more atoms linked together to make a substance with un…
the process by which green plants and some other organisms us…
the sum total of all processes in an organism that converts e…
atom
the smallest chemical unit of matter.
molecule
two or more atoms linked together to make a substance with un…
28 terms
General Science Module 1
Science
Papyrus
Three lessons from the history of scie…
Thales, Anaximander, Anaximenes
A branch of study dedicated to the accumulation and classific…
A primitive form of paper made from a long-leafed plant of th…
1. Support a scientific idea based on evidence not the people…
First known scientists; Greek
Science
A branch of study dedicated to the accumulation and classific…
Papyrus
A primitive form of paper made from a long-leafed plant of th…
19 terms
General Science Module 3
experimental variable
Control (of an experiment)
Blind studies
Double-blind studies
an aspect of an experiment which changes during the course of…
The variable or part of of the experiment to which all others…
Experiments in which the participants do not know whether or…
Experiments in which neither the participants nor the people…
experimental variable
an aspect of an experiment which changes during the course of…
Control (of an experiment)
The variable or part of of the experiment to which all others…
20 terms
General Science Module 7
Petrifaction
Resin
Extinct
What is the most likely thing to happe…
the conversion of organic material into stone
a sticky, liquid substance that usually hardens when exposed…
a term applied to a species of plant or animal that was once…
It will decompose.
Petrifaction
the conversion of organic material into stone
Resin
a sticky, liquid substance that usually hardens when exposed…
9 terms
General Science, Module #2
COUNTER EXAMPLE
THEORY
SCIENTIFIC LAW
HYPOTHESIS
An example that contradicts a conclusion.
A hypothesis that has been tested with a significant amount o…
A theory that has been tested and is consistent with generati…
An educated guess that attempts to explain an observation of…
COUNTER EXAMPLE
An example that contradicts a conclusion.
THEORY
A hypothesis that has been tested with a significant amount o…
20 terms
General Science Module 5
Life science
Archeology
Artifact
Geology
a term that encompasses all scientific pursuits related to li…
the study of past human life as revealed by preserved relics
objects made by humans such as tools, weapons, containers, etc.
the study of earth's history as revealed in the rocks that ma…
Life science
a term that encompasses all scientific pursuits related to li…
Archeology
the study of past human life as revealed by preserved relics
10 terms
General Science Module 3
Experimental variable
Control of an experiment
Blind studies
Double-blind studies
an aspect of an experiment which changes during the course of…
the variable or part of the experiment to which all others ca…
experiments in which the participants do not know whether or…
experiments in which neither the participants nor the people…
Experimental variable
an aspect of an experiment which changes during the course of…
Control of an experiment
the variable or part of the experiment to which all others ca…
14 terms
General Science Module 14
Veins
Arteries
Capillaries
Red Blood Cells
Blood vessels that carry blood back to the heart.
Blood vessels that carry blood away from the heart.
Microscopic vessel through which exchanges take place between…
Blood cells that carry oxygen from the lungs to the body cells.
Veins
Blood vessels that carry blood back to the heart.
Arteries
Blood vessels that carry blood away from the heart.
19 terms
General Science Module 12
Producers
Consumers
Herbivore
Carnivore
Organisms that produce their own food.
Organisms that eat living producers and/or other consumers fo…
A consumer that eats only producers.
A consumer that eats only consumers.
Producers
Organisms that produce their own food.
Consumers
Organisms that eat living producers and/or other consumers fo…
12 terms
Module 7 - General Science
mold
cast
petrify
carbonization
A dead organism can be preserved this way
rocks are formed into the image of a plant or animal
conversion of organic material into a rock
chemical reaction that takes place and leaves a imagine of th…
mold
A dead organism can be preserved this way
cast
rocks are formed into the image of a plant or animal
21 terms
General Science Module 2
Define "counter example".
Define "hypothesis".
Define "theory".
Define "scientific law".
An example that contradicts a conclusion.
An educated guess that attempts to explain an observation or…
A hypothesis that has been tested with a significant amount o…
A theory that has been tested by and is consistent with gener…
Define "counter example".
An example that contradicts a conclusion.
Define "hypothesis".
An educated guess that attempts to explain an observation or…
21 terms
General Science Module 13
Digestion
The Parts of the Digestive System
Mouth
Teeth
Breakdown of food substances into simpler forms that can be a…
Mouth, Teeth, Tongue, Pharynx, Esophagus, Stomach, Small Inte…
Oral cavity; opening to the digestive tract, or alimentary ca…
Structures in the mouth that physically break down food by ch…
Digestion
Breakdown of food substances into simpler forms that can be a…
The Parts of the Digestive System
Mouth, Teeth, Tongue, Pharynx, Esophagus, Stomach, Small Inte…
13 terms
General Science Module 8
What are index fossils?
What is the geological column?
Is the geological column a real thing?
In a geological column, what does the…
Fossils that are assumed to represent a certain time period i…
A theoretical picture in which layers of rocks from around th…
No - it is just a picture made from rocks with index fossils…
The oldest rock. Its index fossil is assumed to be the oldest…
What are index fossils?
Fossils that are assumed to represent a certain time period i…
What is the geological column?
A theoretical picture in which layers of rocks from around th…
38 terms
Apologia General Science Module 11
AXIAL SKELETON
APPENDICULAR SKELETON
EXOSKELETON
SYMBIOSIS
The portion of the skeleton that supports and protects the he…
The portion of the skeleton that attaches to the axial skelet…
A body covering, typically made of chitin, that provides supp…
A close relationship between two or more species where at lea…
AXIAL SKELETON
The portion of the skeleton that supports and protects the he…
APPENDICULAR SKELETON
The portion of the skeleton that attaches to the axial skelet…
8 terms
HCA Apologia General Science - Module 2
Air Resistance
In the absence of air...
Counter-Example
Hypothesis
Refers to the fact that air actually slows objects down as th…
In the absence of air, ALL objects, regardless of weight or s…
an example that contradicts a conclusion
An educated guess that attempts to explain an observation or…
Air Resistance
Refers to the fact that air actually slows objects down as th…
In the absence of air...
In the absence of air, ALL objects, regardless of weight or s…
15 terms
General Science Module #7
fossil
mold
cast
petrifaction
the preserved remains of a once living organism
when sediments form a case around an organism/item and the or…
a mold that has been filled by other sediments forming a mode…
the conversion of organic material into rock
fossil
the preserved remains of a once living organism
mold
when sediments form a case around an organism/item and the or…
14 terms
General Science: Module 9
Atom
Molecule
Photosynthesis
Metabolism
The smallest chemical unit of matter.
Two or more atoms linked together to make a substance with un…
The process by which green plants and some other organisms us…
The sum total of all processes in an organism that convert en…
Atom
The smallest chemical unit of matter.
Molecule
Two or more atoms linked together to make a substance with un…
29 terms
General Science Module #9
What are the 4 criteria for life?
What is the fifth criteria for life?
What does DNA stand for?
Atom
1. All forms of life contain (deoxyribonucleic acid)DNA.... 2. A…
All life forms contain at least one cell.
deoxyribonucleic acid
The smallest chemical unit of matter.
What are the 4 criteria for life?
1. All forms of life contain (deoxyribonucleic acid)DNA.... 2. A…
What is the fifth criteria for life?
All life forms contain at least one cell.
15 terms
General Science Module 4
science
applied science
fulcrum
effort
Motivated by curiosity to understand.
Experiments aimed at trying to find something useful.
The fixed point in the lever; where the lever turns.
The force being applied.
science
Motivated by curiosity to understand.
applied science
Experiments aimed at trying to find something useful.
7 terms
Apologia General Science - Module 2
Air Resistance
Counter-Example
Hypothesis
Theory
Refers to the fact that air actually slows objects down as th…
an example that contradicts a conclusion
An educated guess that attempts to explain an observation or…
A hypotheses that has been tested with a significant amount o…
Air Resistance
Refers to the fact that air actually slows objects down as th…
Counter-Example
an example that contradicts a conclusion
17 terms
Apologia General Science Module 5.
Life Science
Archaeology
Artifacts
Geology
A term that encompasses all scientific pursuits related to li…
The study of past human life as revealed by preserved relics
Objects made by people such as tools, weapons, containers, et…
The study of earth's history as revealed in the rocks that ma…
Life Science
A term that encompasses all scientific pursuits related to li…
Archaeology
The study of past human life as revealed by preserved relics
24 terms
Module 2: General Science
Counter Example
Hypothesis
Theory
Scientific law
An example that contradicts a conclusion
An educated guess that attempts to explain an observation or…
A hypothesis that has been tested with a significant amount o…
A theory that has been tested by and is consistent with gener…
Counter Example
An example that contradicts a conclusion
Hypothesis
An educated guess that attempts to explain an observation or…
28 terms
Apologia General Science Module #4
science
applied science
technology
simple machine
Motivated by curiosity to understand.
Experiments aimed at trying to find something useful.
A new process or machine that makes like better or a job easi…
A device that either multiplies or redirects a force.
science
Motivated by curiosity to understand.
applied science
Experiments aimed at trying to find something useful.
30 terms
General Science Module 1
Science
Papyrus
Spontaneous Generation
Imhotep
An endeavor dedicated to the accumulation and classification…
An ancient form of paper, made from a plant of the same name.
The idea that living organisms can be spontaneously formed fr…
An Egyptian known for his knowledge of medicine.
Science
An endeavor dedicated to the accumulation and classification…
Papyrus
An ancient form of paper, made from a plant of the same name.
36 terms
General Science Module 6
geology
Catastrophism
Uniformitarianism
soil/topsoil
the study of the earth's history as revealed in the rocks tha…
the view that most of earth's geological features are the res…
the view that most of earth's geological features are the res…
dirt/topmost layer of soil
geology
the study of the earth's history as revealed in the rocks tha…
Catastrophism
the view that most of earth's geological features are the res…
17 terms
Apologia General Science Module 5.
Life Science
Archaeology
Artifacts
Geology
A term that encompasses all scientific pursuits related to li…
The study of past human life as revealed by preserved relics
Objects made by people such as tools, weapons, containers, et…
The study of earth's history as revealed in the rocks that ma…
Life Science
A term that encompasses all scientific pursuits related to li…
Archaeology
The study of past human life as revealed by preserved relics
45 terms
General Science module 13
Digestion
Ingestion
Physical digestion
Saliva
The process by which an organism breaks down its food into sm…
Process of digestion starts with this...
First part-Breaking up of food into small pieces
Spit in your mouth that contains chemicals that break down st…
Digestion
The process by which an organism breaks down its food into sm…
Ingestion
Process of digestion starts with this...
17 terms
Apologia General Science Module 7.
types of fossils
mold
cast
petrifaction *
1-molds and casts; 2-petrified remains; 3-carbonate residues;…
an imprint formed like the object would make if pressed into…
solid rock that has the same shape and surface details as the…
the conversion of organic material into stone
types of fossils
1-molds and casts; 2-petrified remains; 3-carbonate residues;…
mold
an imprint formed like the object would make if pressed into…
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