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Holt California Earth Science Chapter 3
Crust
Mantle
Convection
Convection Currents
Thin and solid outer most layer of Earth above the mantle
Layer of rock between the Earth's crust and core
The movement of matter due to differences in density
Any movement of matter that results from differences in density
Crust
Thin and solid outer most layer of Earth above the mantle
Mantle
Layer of rock between the Earth's crust and core
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Holt California Earth Science Chapter 3-other
Crust
Mantle
Convection
Temperature
Thin and solid outer most layer of Earth above the mantle
Layer of rock between the Earth's crust and core
The movement of matter due to differences in density
A measure of how hot or how cold something is
Crust
Thin and solid outer most layer of Earth above the mantle
Mantle
Layer of rock between the Earth's crust and core
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Holt California Earth Science Chapter 3
Crust
Mantle
Convection
Convection Currents
Thin and solid outer most layer of Earth above the mantle
Layer of rock between the Earth's crust and core
The movement of matter due to differences in density
Any movement of matter that results from differences in density
Crust
Thin and solid outer most layer of Earth above the mantle
Mantle
Layer of rock between the Earth's crust and core
Holt, Rinehart, and Winston Science and Technology Earth Science Chapter 3 Vocabulary
Mineral
Element
Compound
Crystal
A naturally formed, inorganic solid that has a definite cryst…
A substance that cannot be broken down into simpler substance…
A substance made up of two or more different elements joined…
A solid whose atoms or molecules are arranged in a definite p…
Mineral
A naturally formed, inorganic solid that has a definite cryst…
Element
A substance that cannot be broken down into simpler substance…
Holt, Rinehart, and Winston Science and Technology Earth Science Chapter 4 Vocabulary
Rock
Rock Cycle
Weathering
Erosion
A naturally occurring solid mixture of one or more minerals o…
The series of processes in which a rock forms, changes from o…
The process in which water, wind, ice, and heat break down ro…
The process by which wind, water, ice, or gravity transports…
Rock
A naturally occurring solid mixture of one or more minerals o…
Rock Cycle
The series of processes in which a rock forms, changes from o…
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Holt California Earth Science Chapter 3
Crust
Mantle
Convection
Temperature
Thin and solid outer most layer of Earth above the mantle
Layer of rock between the Earth's crust and core
The movement of matter due to differences in density
A measure of how hot or how cold something is
Crust
Thin and solid outer most layer of Earth above the mantle
Mantle
Layer of rock between the Earth's crust and core
20 terms
Holt California Earth Science Chapter 3
Crust
Mantle
Convection
Temperature
Thin and solid outer most layer of Earth above the mantle
Layer of rock between the Earth's crust and core
The movement of matter due to differences in density
A measure of how hot or how cold something is
Crust
Thin and solid outer most layer of Earth above the mantle
Mantle
Layer of rock between the Earth's crust and core
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Holt California Earth Science Chapter 1
skepticism
scientific literacy
scientific methods
hypothesis
a habit of mind in which a person questions the validity of a…
the understanding of the methods of scientific inquiry, the s…
a series of steps followed to solve problems
a testable idea or explanation that leads to scientific inves…
skepticism
a habit of mind in which a person questions the validity of a…
scientific literacy
the understanding of the methods of scientific inquiry, the s…
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Holt California Earth Science Chapter 3
Crust
Mantle
Convection
Convection Currents
Thin and solid outer most layer of Earth above the mantle
Layer of rock between the Earth's crust and core
The movement of matter due to differences in density
Any movement of matter that results from differences in density
Crust
Thin and solid outer most layer of Earth above the mantle
Mantle
Layer of rock between the Earth's crust and core
Holt, Rinehart, and Winston Science and Technology Earth Science Unit 2 Chapter 6 Vocabulary
Uniformitarianism
Catastrophism
Paleontology
Relative Dating
A principle that states that geological processes that occurr…
A principle that states the geologic change happens suddenly.
The scientific study of fossils.
Any method of determining whether an event or object is older…
Uniformitarianism
A principle that states that geological processes that occurr…
Catastrophism
A principle that states the geologic change happens suddenly.
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Holt California Earth Science Chapter 2
meter
area
mass
volume
the basic unit of length in the SI
a measure of the size of a surface or a region
a measure of the amount of matter in an object
a measurement of the size of a body or a region in a three-di…
meter
the basic unit of length in the SI
area
a measure of the size of a surface or a region
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Holt California Earth Science Chapter 1
communicate
investigation
evidence
consistent
pg 5 to make known; to tell
pg 5 a detailed search for answers
pg 5 information showing whether an idea or belief is true or…
pg 5 in agreement
communicate
pg 5 to make known; to tell
investigation
pg 5 a detailed search for answers
Holt California Earth Science Chapter 3
Crust
Mantle
Convection
Convection Currents
Thin and solid outer most layer of Earth above the mantle
Layer of rock between the Earth's crust and core
The movement of matter due to differences in density
Any movement of matter that results from differences in density
Crust
Thin and solid outer most layer of Earth above the mantle
Mantle
Layer of rock between the Earth's crust and core
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Holt California Earth Science Ch.1
Seismosaurus hallorum
Evidence
Controlled experiments
Identify
One of the largest dinosaurs
Informational showing whether an idea or belief is true of va…
Test only one factor
To point out or pick out
Seismosaurus hallorum
One of the largest dinosaurs
Evidence
Informational showing whether an idea or belief is true of va…
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Holt California EarthScience Ch.1
Where chimpanzees lived, what they ate…
She was skeptical of the claims made b…
Science depends on scientists being ho…
Compassion
What was biologist Jane Goodall curious about?
What was biologist Rachel Carson skeptical of?
What does science depend on?
When animals are involved in experiments,scientists must use…
Where chimpanzees lived, what they ate…
What was biologist Jane Goodall curious about?
She was skeptical of the claims made b…
What was biologist Rachel Carson skeptical of?
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Holt California Earth Science Chapter 1
Jane Goodall studied _______________
Questioning accepted ideas is called__…
Being open minded means_______________
Peer review is _____________
Chimpanzees
Skepticism
Considering new ideas
Having your work reviewed by others
Jane Goodall studied _______________
Chimpanzees
Questioning accepted ideas is called__…
Skepticism
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Holt California Earth Science Chapter 1
To see if a hypothesis is true, someon…
A statement in an if-then format is a(…
Pieces of information gathered through…
A test of only one factor at a time is…
B
A
Data
Controlled experiment
To see if a hypothesis is true, someon…
B
A statement in an if-then format is a(…
A
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Holt Earth Science 6 (California) Ch. 7 Earthquakes
seismology
fault
deformation
elastic rebound
the study of earthquakes
a break in the Earth's crust along which blocks of the crust…
the change in the shape of rock in response to stress
the sudden return of elastically deformed rock to its unforme…
seismology
the study of earthquakes
fault
a break in the Earth's crust along which blocks of the crust…
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Holt California- Earth Science- Ch5- Energy Resources
Energy Resource
Fossil Fuel
Petroleum
Natural gas
A Natural resource that humans use togenerate energy
A non-renewable energy resource. Formed from remains of organ…
A liquid mixture of complex hydrocarbons; used widely as a fu…
a mixture of gaseous hydrocarbons located under the surface o…
Energy Resource
A Natural resource that humans use togenerate energy
Fossil Fuel
A non-renewable energy resource. Formed from remains of organ…
35 terms
Holt California Earth Science Grade 6 chapter 10 section 1
shoreline
ingredients to make sand
When waves crash into rocks over long…
The strength of the wind and the lengt…
boundary between land and a body of water.
rock and energy
the rock becomes sand
wave
shoreline
boundary between land and a body of water.
ingredients to make sand
rock and energy
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Holt California Earth Science Chapter 6 Sect. 1
What is the core?
What is the mantle?
What is the crust?
What is lithosphere?
Earth's center, made up of nickel and iron
thick middle layer of Earth. made up of silicon, oxygen, and…
surface layer of Earth. made up of silicon, oxygen and aluminum
alternative name for the crust
What is the core?
Earth's center, made up of nickel and iron
What is the mantle?
thick middle layer of Earth. made up of silicon, oxygen, and…
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Earthquake vocab (Holt California Earth science) Ch. 8
volcano
Ring of Fire
magma
Divergent boundary
a vent in Earth where gas and magma can escape
the area in the Pacific where it is very volcanicly active
molten rock in the Earth's crust
a plate boundary where the plates move away from each other
volcano
a vent in Earth where gas and magma can escape
Ring of Fire
the area in the Pacific where it is very volcanicly active
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Chapter 6.1 and 6.2 Earth's Structure (Holt California 6th Grade)
core
crust
mantle
lithosphere
the central part of Earth below the mantle
the thin and solid outermost layer of Earth above the mantle
the layer of rock between Earth's crust and core
the solid, outer layer of Earth that consists of the crust an…
core
the central part of Earth below the mantle
crust
the thin and solid outermost layer of Earth above the mantle
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6th grade Holt Science & Technology Earth Science California Edition Ch. 13 Sec. 2
Two major regions of the ocean
Continental Shelf
Continental Slope
Continental Rise
Continental margin, and deep-ocean basin
the flattest part of the continental margin. It begins at the…
the steepest part of the continental margin. It begins at the…
the base of the continental slope, is made of large piles of…
Two major regions of the ocean
Continental margin, and deep-ocean basin
Continental Shelf
the flattest part of the continental margin. It begins at the…
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Holt Science & Technology Earth Science California Edition Ch. 13 Sec. 1
How much of Earth is covered in the oc…
How many oceans are on Earth?
What are the names of Earth's oceans f…
What ocean is west of North America?
71% (will accept 70-75%)
4
Pacific Ocean, Atlantic Ocean, Indian Ocean, Arctic Ocean
Pacific Ocean
How much of Earth is covered in the oc…
71% (will accept 70-75%)
How many oceans are on Earth?
4
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Astronomy Holt Rinehart Chapter 2 Section 4 vocabulary
cosmology
Big Bang Theory
raisin-bread model
cosmic background radiation
study of origin, properties, processes and evolution of the u…
the theory that states that the universe began with a tremend…
describes galaxies are moving away from each other as the uni…
radiation coming from all directions in space. believed to be…
cosmology
study of origin, properties, processes and evolution of the u…
Big Bang Theory
the theory that states that the universe began with a tremend…
8 terms
Astronomy Holt Rinehart Chapter 2 Section 4 vocabulary
cosmology
Big Bang Theory
raisin-bread model
cosmic background radiation
study of origin, properties, processes and evolution of the u…
the theory that states that the universe began with a tremend…
describes galaxies are moving away from each other as the uni…
radiation coming from all directions in space. believed to be…
cosmology
study of origin, properties, processes and evolution of the u…
Big Bang Theory
the theory that states that the universe began with a tremend…
8 terms
Astronomy Holt Rinehart Chapter 2 Section 4 Vocabulary
cosmology
Big Bang Theory
raisin-bread model
cosmic background radiation
study of origin, properties, processes and evolution of the u…
the theory that states that the universe began with a tremend…
describes galaxies are moving away from each other as the uni…
radiation coming from all directions in space. believed to be…
cosmology
study of origin, properties, processes and evolution of the u…
Big Bang Theory
the theory that states that the universe began with a tremend…
8 terms
Astronomy Holt Rinehart Chapter 2 Section 4 vocabulary
cosmology
Big Bang Theory
raisin-bread model
cosmic background radiation
study of origin, properties, processes and evolution of the u…
the theory that states that the universe began with a tremend…
describes galaxies are moving away from each other as the uni…
radiation coming from all directions in space. believed to be…
cosmology
study of origin, properties, processes and evolution of the u…
Big Bang Theory
the theory that states that the universe began with a tremend…
8 terms
Astronomy Holt Rinehart Chapter 2 Section 4 vocabulary
cosmology
Big Bang Theory
raisin-bread model
cosmic background radiation
study of origin, properties, processes and evolution of the u…
the theory that states that the universe began with a tremend…
describes galaxies are moving away from each other as the uni…
radiation coming from all directions in space. believed to be…
cosmology
study of origin, properties, processes and evolution of the u…
Big Bang Theory
the theory that states that the universe began with a tremend…
Astronomy Holt Rinehart Chapter 2 Section 4 vocabulary
cosmology
Big Bang Theory
raisin-bread model
cosmic background radiation
study of origin, properties, processes and evolution of the u…
the theory that states that the universe began with a tremend…
describes galaxies are moving away from each other as the uni…
radiation coming from all directions in space. believed to be…
cosmology
study of origin, properties, processes and evolution of the u…
Big Bang Theory
the theory that states that the universe began with a tremend…
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Astronomy Holt Rinehart Chapter 2 Section 1
spectrum
apparent magnitude
absolute magnitude
light-year
the band of color produced when white light passes through a…
the brightness of a star as seen from the earth
the brightness that a star would have at a distance of 32.6 l…
the distance that light travels in 1 year; about 9.5 trillion…
spectrum
the band of color produced when white light passes through a…
apparent magnitude
the brightness of a star as seen from the earth
Astronomy Holt Rinehart Chapter 2 Section 4 vocabulary
cosmology
Big Bang Theory
raisin-bread model
cosmic background radiation
study of origin, properties, processes and evolution of the u…
the theory that states that the universe began with a tremend…
describes galaxies are moving away from each other as the uni…
radiation coming from all directions in space. believed to be…
cosmology
study of origin, properties, processes and evolution of the u…
Big Bang Theory
the theory that states that the universe began with a tremend…
15 terms
Astronomy Holt Rinehart Chapter 2 Section 1 vocabulary
spectrum
apparent magnitude
absolute magnitude
light-year
the band of color produced when white light passes through a…
the brightness of a star as seen from the earth
the brightness that a star would have at a distance of 32.6 l…
the distance that light travels in 1 year; about 9.5 trillion…
spectrum
the band of color produced when white light passes through a…
apparent magnitude
the brightness of a star as seen from the earth
Astronomy Holt Rinehart Chapter 2 Section 1 vocabulary
spectrum
apparent magnitude
absolute magnitude
light-year
the band of color produced when white light passes through a…
the brightness of a star as seen from the earth
the brightness that a star would have at a distance of 32.6 l…
the distance that light travels in 1 year; about 9.5 trillion…
spectrum
the band of color produced when white light passes through a…
apparent magnitude
the brightness of a star as seen from the earth
15 terms
Astronomy Holt Rinehart Chapter 2 Section 1 vocabulary
spectrum
apparent magnitude
absolute magnitude
light-year
the band of color produced when white light passes through a…
the brightness of a star as seen from the earth
the brightness that a star would have at a distance of 32.6 l…
the distance that light travels in 1 year; about 9.5 trillion…
spectrum
the band of color produced when white light passes through a…
apparent magnitude
the brightness of a star as seen from the earth
19 terms
Chapter 15 Modern Biology (Holt, Rinehart and Winston)
Convergent Evolution
Artificial Selection
Adaptive Radiation
Coevolution
the process by which unrelated species become more similar as…
the selective breeding of organisms (by humans) for specific…
an evolutionary pattern in which many species evolve from a s…
the evolution of two or more species that is due to mutual in…
Convergent Evolution
the process by which unrelated species become more similar as…
Artificial Selection
the selective breeding of organisms (by humans) for specific…
18 terms
Chapter 5, Holt Rinehart and Winston
actinide
lanthanide
periodic law
periodic table
14 elements with atomic numbers from 90 to 103
14 elements with atomic numbers 58 through 71
the physical and chemical properties of the elements are peri…
an arrangement of the elements in order of their atomic numbe…
actinide
14 elements with atomic numbers from 90 to 103
lanthanide
14 elements with atomic numbers 58 through 71
8 terms
Astronomy Holt Rinehart Chapter 2 Section 4 vocabulary
cosmology
Big Bang Theory
raisin-bread model
cosmic background radiation
study of origin, properties, processes and evolution of the u…
the theory that states that the universe began with a tremend…
describes galaxies are moving away from each other as the uni…
radiation coming from all directions in space. believed to be…
cosmology
study of origin, properties, processes and evolution of the u…
Big Bang Theory
the theory that states that the universe began with a tremend…
15 terms
Astronomy Holt Rinehart Chapter 2 Section 1 vocabulary
spectrum
apparent magnitude
absolute magnitude
light-year
the band of color produced when white light passes through a…
the brightness of a star as seen from the earth
the brightness that a star would have at a distance of 32.6 l…
the distance that light travels in 1 year; about 9.5 trillion…
spectrum
the band of color produced when white light passes through a…
apparent magnitude
the brightness of a star as seen from the earth
15 terms
Astronomy Holt Rinehart Chapter 2 Section 1 vocabulary
spectrum
apparent magnitude
absolute magnitude
light-year
the band of color produced when white light passes through a…
the brightness of a star as seen from the earth
the brightness that a star would have at a distance of 32.6 l…
the distance that light travels in 1 year; about 9.5 trillion…
spectrum
the band of color produced when white light passes through a…
apparent magnitude
the brightness of a star as seen from the earth
Astronomy Holt Rinehart Chapter 2 Section 1 vocabulary
spectrum
apparent magnitude
absolute magnitude
light-year
the band of color produced when white light passes through a…
the brightness of a star as seen from the earth
the brightness that a star would have at a distance of 32.6 l…
the distance that light travels in 1 year; about 9.5 trillion…
spectrum
the band of color produced when white light passes through a…
apparent magnitude
the brightness of a star as seen from the earth
15 terms
Astronomy Holt Rinehart Chapter 2 Section 1 Vocabulary By Fizzfizzcat
Spectrum
Apparent Magnitude
Absolute Magnitude
Light-Year
The band of color produced when white light passes through a…
the brightness of a star as seen from the earth
The brightness that a star would have at a distance of 32.6 l…
The distance that light travels in 1 year; about 9.5 trillion…
Spectrum
The band of color produced when white light passes through a…
Apparent Magnitude
the brightness of a star as seen from the earth
19 terms
Holt 8 Earth Science Chapter 6 Review
Trench
Mid- ocean ridge
Mantle
Transform boundary
A narrow, deep canyon in the sea floor
Underwater mountain chains
Layer that contains the majority of the Earth's mass
San Andreas Fault in California is an example of this
Trench
A narrow, deep canyon in the sea floor
Mid- ocean ridge
Underwater mountain chains
57 terms
AP Human Unit One
Hearth
Relocation Diffusion
Mercator projection
Robinson projection
The site of an innovation's origin
When an aspect of culture moves from one location to another.
Hearth
The site of an innovation's origin
Relocation Diffusion
When an aspect of culture moves from one location to another.
40 terms
Earth Science Chapter 17
Glacier
Snowline
Snowfield
Firn
A large mass of moving ice
The elevation above which ice and snow remain throughout the…
An almost motionless mass of permanent snow and ice
grainy ice that has been partially melted and refrozen
Glacier
A large mass of moving ice
Snowline
The elevation above which ice and snow remain throughout the…
39 terms
Earth Science Chapter 16
Pores
Groundwater
Aquifer
Porosity
Spaces between rock particles
The water that is beneath Earth's surface
A body of rock or sediment that stores groundwater and allows…
The percentage of the total volume of a rock or sediment that…
Pores
Spaces between rock particles
Groundwater
The water that is beneath Earth's surface
40 terms
Earth Science Chapter 15
Water Vapor
Water Cycle
Evaporation
Transpiration
The form of water that is an invisible gas
The continuous movement of water between the atmosphere, the…
The process by which liquid water changes into water vapor
The process by which plants release water vapor into the atmo…
Water Vapor
The form of water that is an invisible gas
Water Cycle
The continuous movement of water between the atmosphere, the…
66 terms
Earth Science Chapter 14
Weathering
Mechanical Weathering
Joints
Exfoliation
The natural process by which atmospheric and enviromental age…
The process by which rocks break down into smaller pieces by…
Long, curved cracks in rock
The process in which rocks break into curved sheets that peel…
Weathering
The natural process by which atmospheric and enviromental age…
Mechanical Weathering
The process by which rocks break down into smaller pieces by…
18 terms
Holt science chapter 21
Coriolis effect
Gyres
Dividing
Wind
The curving of the path of oceans and winds due to Earths rot…
Huge circles of moving water caused by wind belts and the Cor…
The formula for calculating the speed at which a wave moves
Moving air caused by the uneven heating of Earth's atmosphere.
Coriolis effect
The curving of the path of oceans and winds due to Earths rot…
Gyres
Huge circles of moving water caused by wind belts and the Cor…
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