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Honors Science 9 - Midterm
What is a reference point?
How do we know/determine whether an ob…
Distance vs. Displacement
Average speed vs. Instantaneous speed
A point that is used to see if an object's in motion
If it's position has changed
Distance - is not in a straight line, and has no direction. D…
Average Speed - total distance divided by total time. Instant…
What is a reference point?
A point that is used to see if an object's in motion
How do we know/determine whether an ob…
If it's position has changed
Honors Science Exam
A possible answer to a question
A series of steps scientists follow to…
scientist begin to learn about the nat…
communicating the result of an investi…
hypothesis
scientific method
asking questions
review evidence
A possible answer to a question
hypothesis
A series of steps scientists follow to…
scientific method
151 terms
Honors Earth Science Final Review
Biosphere
Hydrosphere
Atmosphere
Geosphere
the regions of the surface, atmosphere, and hydrosphere of th…
all the waters on the Earth's surface, such as lakes, seas, a…
the envelope of gases surrounding the Earth.
any of the almost spherical concentric regions of matter that…
Biosphere
the regions of the surface, atmosphere, and hydrosphere of th…
Hydrosphere
all the waters on the Earth's surface, such as lakes, seas, a…
Physical Science Honors
What should you do if you hurt yoursel…
Read the measurement.
M
L
Tell the teacher
36.8 g
meters
liter
What should you do if you hurt yoursel…
Tell the teacher
Read the measurement.
36.8 g
30 terms
Honor Science Chapter 4 Vocabulary
Ecology
Population Ecology
Community Ecology
Ecosystem Ecology
The study of interactions of organisms with other organisms a…
Investigates the dynamics of population change.
Focuses on patterns of species diversity and interactions.
Studies biotic and abiotic components of systems to reveal pa…
Ecology
The study of interactions of organisms with other organisms a…
Population Ecology
Investigates the dynamics of population change.
11 terms
5th Grade Honors Science
Behavior
Camouflage
Habitat
Mimicry
...
...
...
...
Behavior
...
Camouflage
...
15 terms
Honors Science Chapter 1
matter
mass
weight
volume
-anything that has mass and takes up space... -made of atoms
a measure of how much matter and object contains
the downward pull on an object due to gravity
the amount of space that matter in an object occupies
matter
-anything that has mass and takes up space... -made of atoms
mass
a measure of how much matter and object contains
60 terms
Unit 1 Honors Science
Physical Science
Chemistry
Physics
Geology
A form of science that focuses on the non living. Covers topi…
The study of the composition, structure, properties, and reac…
The study of matter and energy and the interaction between th…
Weathering and erosion, rocks and minerals, mountain formatio…
Physical Science
A form of science that focuses on the non living. Covers topi…
Chemistry
The study of the composition, structure, properties, and reac…
39 terms
Honors Science Test 1
Earth Science
Geology
Oceanology
Meteorology
Encompasses all scienves that seek to understand Earth and Ea…
The study of Earth
The study of the Ocean
The study of the atmosphere and the processes that produce we…
Earth Science
Encompasses all scienves that seek to understand Earth and Ea…
Geology
The study of Earth
69 terms
Honors Science Useful Terms
Who proposed the atomic theory?
Law of Definite Composition
Plum Pudding Model of The Atom
Rutherford's Model
John Dalton
Every single thing in nature has it's own unique composition.
Proposed by J.J. Thompson that the 'plums' were negatively ch…
Small dense positively charged nucleus with electrons surroun…
Who proposed the atomic theory?
John Dalton
Law of Definite Composition
Every single thing in nature has it's own unique composition.
20 terms
Chapter One Honors Science
Science
Technology
Biological Science Examples
Physical Science Examples
The knowledge obtained by observing natural events and condit…
The application of science for practical purposes.
Botany, Zoology, Ecology
Physics and Chemistry
Science
The knowledge obtained by observing natural events and condit…
Technology
The application of science for practical purposes.
32 terms
Honors Physical Science Elements (1st and 2nd groups)
Ar
Ca
Cl
B
argon
calcium
chlorine
boron
Ar
argon
Ca
calcium
30 terms
Honors Environmental Science Ch 4
Ecosystem
Species
Population
Community
A biological community of interacting organisms and their phy…
A group of similar organisms that can breed and produce ferti…
A group of individuals that belong to the same species and li…
A group of interdependent organisms inhabiting the same regio…
Ecosystem
A biological community of interacting organisms and their phy…
Species
A group of similar organisms that can breed and produce ferti…
21 terms
Rocks ~ Honors Earth Science
In the air draw the rock lifecycle
Rock Cycle
Compaction
Sediment
The never-ending cycle in which one rock type changes into an…
When sediments are squeezed together by the weight of sedimen…
Small particle of soil or rock deposited by wind or water
In the air draw the rock lifecycle
Rock Cycle
The never-ending cycle in which one rock type changes into an…
16 terms
Honors Physical Science Elements (1st group)
Ar
Ca
Cl
B
argon
calcium
chlorine
boron
Ar
argon
Ca
calcium
28 terms
Honors Science (Vocab)
Standard
Density
Seconds
mm
An exact quanity
Mass per unit volume
SI unit of time
Symbol for millimeter
Standard
An exact quanity
Density
Mass per unit volume
15 terms
Honors science chapter 1
Matter
Energy
Technology
Model
Has volume and mass on earth and takes the form of a solid, l…
Can be transferred from one form of an object to another, can…
The use of knowledge to solve practitcal problems
Make it easier to understand things that might be too difficu…
Matter
Has volume and mass on earth and takes the form of a solid, l…
Energy
Can be transferred from one form of an object to another, can…
83 terms
Honors Earth Science 2015
What is the theory of the formation of…
How was the Solar System formed?
MY very excellent mother just served u…
VERY excellent mother just served us n…
The Big Bang Theory- It states there was a tiny ball of stuff…
A cloud of dust and gas so a "solar nebula" was formed.
MY stands for Mercury
VERY stands for Venus
What is the theory of the formation of…
The Big Bang Theory- It states there was a tiny ball of stuff…
How was the Solar System formed?
A cloud of dust and gas so a "solar nebula" was formed.
21 terms
Honors Physical Science Ch. 5
Force
A force can increase or decrease...
Inertia
Mass
A push, pull, or any action that changes an object's motion
the speed of an object or change its direction
a measure of an object's resistance to change its state of mo…
The measure of inertia
Force
A push, pull, or any action that changes an object's motion
A force can increase or decrease...
the speed of an object or change its direction
23 terms
9th grade honors Science
homogeneous
heterogeneous
solvent
solute
the mixture appears to be too small to see the particles. exa…
When to substances don't mix. Example - Oil and water
This does the dissolving, it's usually presented in greater a…
The substance that gets dissolved
homogeneous
the mixture appears to be too small to see the particles. exa…
heterogeneous
When to substances don't mix. Example - Oil and water
114 terms
Honors Science final
List the subatomic particles of the at…
subatomic particles
subatomic particles
Explain/diagram what occurs during a f…
protons - nucleus (+)... neutrons - nucleus (neutral)... electrons…
Example: Uranium-235 (see next cards)
List the subatomic particles of the at…
protons - nucleus (+)... neutrons - nucleus (neutral)... electrons…
subatomic particles
17 terms
Montany Science Honors: Formulas
Weight
Speed
Velocity
Acceleration (Newton's Second Law)
w = mg
s = d/t
v = d/t
a = F/m
Weight
w = mg
Speed
s = d/t
21 terms
Honors science Mrs. Winton
Medium
Wavelength
Period
Reflection
The material through wich a wave travels
The distance between a point on a wave and the same point on…
The time required for one complete cycle of a periodic motion
The interaction that occurs when a wave bounced off of a surf…
Medium
The material through wich a wave travels
Wavelength
The distance between a point on a wave and the same point on…
15 terms
Honors Science, Chapter 16
Atoms
Chemistry
Atomic Number
Atomic Symbol
The building blocks of matter and life as we know it.
The study of the properties of matter and how matter changes.
The number assigned to each element , and is defined by the n…
The letter(s) that are used to identify an element.
Atoms
The building blocks of matter and life as we know it.
Chemistry
The study of the properties of matter and how matter changes.
85 terms
Honors Science Final
Force
What can a force do?
Measuring Force
Measuring Force using Arrows
A push or a pull that acts on an object
A force can cause a resting object to move, or it can acceler…
Newton (N) the force that causes a 1-kg mass to accelerate at…
Arrows can be used to represent force because it is a vector…
Force
A push or a pull that acts on an object
What can a force do?
A force can cause a resting object to move, or it can acceler…
39 terms
IPS SCIENCE HONORS 12-13
fission
fusion
beta
alpha
breaking apart
coming together
gains 1 proton
loses 4 mass, gains 2 protons
fission
breaking apart
fusion
coming together
65 terms
Science Test (Honors)
electromagnetic radiation
visible light
wavelength and frequency
electromagnetic spectrum
another term for light
light that the human eye can catch/percieve
light on the electromagnetic spectrum is organized by:
electromagnetic radiation
another term for light
visible light
light that the human eye can catch/percieve
14 terms
Honors science graphing vocabulary
Data chart
Data
Ordered pairs
Title
Orginze data
Information
Two pairs of data directly corresponding to each other
A brief way to explain the content
Data chart
Orginze data
Data
Information
506 terms
Science Honors Midterm
Area
Rectangle
Square
Triangle
surface within a set of lines
A = L x W
A = side squared
A = .5(base x height)
Area
surface within a set of lines
Rectangle
A = L x W
143 terms
Honors Science Exam
Dew
Fog
Cloud
Rain
Forms when vapor contacts surface features at the dew point
When dew forms on dust in the air near the ground
When dew forms on dust in the air up high
When dew on dust in clouds is so heavy it falls
Dew
Forms when vapor contacts surface features at the dew point
Fog
When dew forms on dust in the air near the ground
1,604 terms
honors science final
Matter
Atom
Electron Cloud
Nucleus
Anything that has volume (takes up space) and has mass
The smallest unit of an element that has all of the propertie…
All of the area surrounding the nucleus where electrons are f…
The tiny, very dense, positively charged region in the center…
Matter
Anything that has volume (takes up space) and has mass
Atom
The smallest unit of an element that has all of the propertie…
205 terms
Science Honors Midterm
no
yes
no
someone who has no interest in organisms
yes or no? men and women each have different numbers of chrom…
yes or no? if you looked inside a cell during mitosis and you…
yes or no? every one pf the chromosomes is different between…
which of the following people is LEAST suited to being a li…
no
yes or no? men and women each have different numbers of chrom…
yes
yes or no? if you looked inside a cell during mitosis and you…
124 terms
Science Final Prep, Honors Physical Science
Speed Equation
Average Speed
Instantaneous Speed definition
Instantaneous Speed Equation
Distance/Time
Total Distance/Total Time
speed at a given instant
Segment distance/segment time
Speed Equation
Distance/Time
Average Speed
Total Distance/Total Time
89 terms
Honors Science Exam
Pure Substance
Physical Change
Compounds
Element
Matter that has a uniform and unchanging composition is calle…
A change in state of matter, size, or shape is a ___________…
Substances are either elements or ________
________- All the atoms in a substance have the same identity.
Pure Substance
Matter that has a uniform and unchanging composition is calle…
Physical Change
A change in state of matter, size, or shape is a ___________…
8 terms
Chapter 3 Honors Science
internal energy
temperature
absolute zero
thermal equilibrium
energy associated with the random disordered motion of molecu…
the average kinetic energy of a substances atoms/molecules
the lowest temperature
when a hotter substance transfers it's energy to a cooler sub…
internal energy
energy associated with the random disordered motion of molecu…
temperature
the average kinetic energy of a substances atoms/molecules
42 terms
Geophysical Science Honors: Astronomy
Constellation
Astrology
Rotation
Revolution
a recognized grouping of stars (i.e. the Big Dipper; the Litt…
The study of movements and relative positions of celestial bo…
...is the spin of a planet on it's axis.
...is a planet making a full cycle around it's sun(s).
Constellation
a recognized grouping of stars (i.e. the Big Dipper; the Litt…
Astrology
The study of movements and relative positions of celestial bo…
31 terms
Honors Earth Science Light, Astronomical Observations and the Sun Chapter 22
Continuous Spectrum
Emission Spectrum
Absorption (black line) Spectrum
Red Shift
Produced by incandescent solid, liquid or gas under high pres…
Produced by hot (incandescent) gas under low pressure series…
Produced when white light us passed cooler gas under low pres…
When a light source is moving away (receding), its light appe…
Continuous Spectrum
Produced by incandescent solid, liquid or gas under high pres…
Emission Spectrum
Produced by hot (incandescent) gas under low pressure series…
120 terms
Physical Science Honors Review
science
evidence
testable
pseudoscience
a body of knowledge about the world based on evidence ; the a…
test results and/or observations that help us understand a sc…
science works with these kinds of ideas ; in order for an ide…
information presented as science but without basis in data/ev…
science
a body of knowledge about the world based on evidence ; the a…
evidence
test results and/or observations that help us understand a sc…
72 terms
Phyiscal Science Honors Midterm
What kind of quantity is distance?
what kind of quantity is displacement
what kind of quantity is speed
what kind of quantity is velocity
scalar
vector
scalar
vector
What kind of quantity is distance?
scalar
what kind of quantity is displacement
vector
44 terms
Honors Physical Science- Elements
H
He
Li
Be
Hydrogen
Helium
Lithium
Beryllium
H
Hydrogen
He
Helium
38 terms
Honors Science Final Exam
Volume
Density
Qualitative
Quantatative
Volume-The amount of space an object takes up: cm^3/mL/L
Density=mass/volume... Units: g/mL,g/cm^3
Observations that use 5 senses to describe data using words
Observations that are measurable
Volume
Volume-The amount of space an object takes up: cm^3/mL/L
Density
Density=mass/volume... Units: g/mL,g/cm^3
59 terms
Chemistry Physical Science Honors
Polyatomic Ions
Naming Acids With Oxygen in Anions (Ox…
Naming Bases
Ionic Bonds
-Ions that are composed of more than one element/atom. ... -They…
-They all have the same cation, H+, so you don't name it at a…
-Use normal naming rules, include the hydroxide at the end... -B…
-Bond resulting from the combinations of metals and nonmetals…
Polyatomic Ions
-Ions that are composed of more than one element/atom. ... -They…
Naming Acids With Oxygen in Anions (Ox…
-They all have the same cation, H+, so you don't name it at a…
20 terms
Honors Science Roots & Affixes-H
Sclero
Some,soma
Storm,stomat
Sym, syn
Hard
Body
Mouth
Binding together
Sclero
Hard
Some,soma
Body
50 terms
Elements Physical Science Honors
Hydrogen
Magnesium
Calcium
Manganese
H
Mg
Ca
Mn
Hydrogen
H
Magnesium
Mg
10 terms
marine science honors
biotic
abiotic
biological community
ecosystem
related to living things
related to non living things
all of the living things within an envroment
a biological community in which the living things interact wi…
biotic
related to living things
abiotic
related to non living things
53 terms
Science E&E Honors
Population
Community
Ecosystem
Biome
Group of individuals, same species
Group of different populations
All organisms that live together with enviroment
Group of ecosystems with similar climates and organisms
Population
Group of individuals, same species
Community
Group of different populations
20 terms
Honors Science Roots & Affixes- G
phyt-, phyto-
pino
plasm
plast
plant
drink
form
particle
phyt-, phyto-
plant
pino
drink
23 terms
Health science II Honors
Abilities
Interests
Values
Associates degree
Competence in an activity or occupation because of one's skil…
Something that concerns,involves,draws the attention of or ar…
Relative worth,merit, or importance.the ideals imparted by so…
Degree awarded by a vocational -technical school or community…
Abilities
Competence in an activity or occupation because of one's skil…
Interests
Something that concerns,involves,draws the attention of or ar…
18 terms
Honors Physical Science Elements (Group 3)
S
Zn
O
Na
sulfur
zinc
oxygen
sodium
S
sulfur
Zn
zinc
47 terms
Honors Science chp test
atom
nucleus of atom
protons
nuetrons
the simplest part of an element
the center of an atom
location: nucleus ... charge: positive... amu: 1
location: nucleus... charge: nuetral... amu: 1
atom
the simplest part of an element
nucleus of atom
the center of an atom
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