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Science Ornithology-Birds
Molt
Migrate
Flock
Birds of prey
Birds shedding their feathers
When a bird flies to a warmer place for the winter
A group of birds
Birds with curved, sharp toenails (claws, talons)
Molt
Birds shedding their feathers
Migrate
When a bird flies to a warmer place for the winter
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Science ornithology notes
All birds have a backbone... All birds ar…
Strong ,light-weight feathers that giv…
Down feathers are fluffy feathers,they…
Birds lay amniotic eggs with hard shel…
What are the six characteristics all birds have?
What are contour feathers?
What are down feathers?
How do birds lay eggs?
All birds have a backbone... All birds ar…
What are the six characteristics all birds have?
Strong ,light-weight feathers that giv…
What are contour feathers?
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Ornithology
Crown
eyebrow
eye ring
Crest
top of the head
the part over the birds eye
the part that goes around the bird's eye
the tuft of hair on a bird's head
Crown
top of the head
eyebrow
the part over the birds eye
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Ornithology
Artic Tern
Puffin
Red-throated Diver
Yellowleg Shank
Small white birds known for its yearly migration
Sea parrots
Migrating aquatic birds found in the Northern Hemisphere
Shorebirds in North America
Artic Tern
Small white birds known for its yearly migration
Puffin
Sea parrots
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Ornithology Midterm
scientific method
observation
experiment
theory
-must do all steps; feedback loop... 1. observation... 2. make hypo…
-natural history by itself... -first step of scientific method
-controlled variables and manipulate variables; not always ne…
-statement of what are held to be general principles or cause…
scientific method
-must do all steps; feedback loop... 1. observation... 2. make hypo…
observation
-natural history by itself... -first step of scientific method
Branches of Science
Anatomy
Astronomy
Biology
Chemistry
structure of living things
space
life
science of matter
Anatomy
structure of living things
Astronomy
space
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Ornithology Quiz
Field markings
Types of Nests(5)
Types of beaks(6)
Types of Feet
Crown-top of head... Crest-tuft of feathers... Nape-back on nec
1. Ground... 2. Platform... 3. Cup... 4. Cavity... 5. Pendulous
Filtering, Tearing, Cracking, Extracting nectar, Chiseling
Perching, climbing, Grabbing, Swimming, Wading
Field markings
Crown-top of head... Crest-tuft of feathers... Nape-back on nec
Types of Nests(5)
1. Ground... 2. Platform... 3. Cup... 4. Cavity... 5. Pendulous
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Science - Bird Beak Adaptations
Cracker beak
sparrows and cardinals
Shredder beak (hook)
Birds of Prey, hawks and owls
Seed eater, short, thick bills for cracking seeds
Cracker Beak
Sharp, curved, short bills for tearing meat
Shredder (hook) beak
Cracker beak
Seed eater, short, thick bills for cracking seeds
sparrows and cardinals
Cracker Beak
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Ornithology
Science
Science vs Pseudoscience
Scientific Reasoning
Causation in Biology
organized systematic process that gathers knowledge about the…
1. Repeatability ... 2. Economy... 3. Measurement ... 4. Heuristic... 5.…
1. Induction: data then generalization ... 2. deduction: make ge…
1. Proximate: mechanical explanations- How ... 2. Ultimate: evol…
Science
organized systematic process that gathers knowledge about the…
Science vs Pseudoscience
1. Repeatability ... 2. Economy... 3. Measurement ... 4. Heuristic... 5.…
21 terms
Science
science
life science
physical science
earth science
The study of the world around us
study of living things
study of matter and energy
study of earth and space
science
The study of the world around us
life science
study of living things
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Ornithology Test 1
Kingdom
Phylum
Class
About how many species of birds?
Animalia
Chordata
Aves
10,500
Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Chordata
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Life Science Chapter 1
scientific inquiry
hypothesis
variable
manipulated variable
the diverse ways in which scientists investigate the natural…
possible answer to a scientific question or explanation for a…
factor that can change in an experiment
the one variable in an experiment that is purposely changed
scientific inquiry
the diverse ways in which scientists investigate the natural…
hypothesis
possible answer to a scientific question or explanation for a…
145 terms
Ornithology Lecture 1 Test - Armacost
How many extant species of birds are t…
How many extant genera of birds are th…
How many extant families of birds are…
How many extant orders of birds are th…
10,500 species
2,200 genera
230 families
40 orders
How many extant species of birds are t…
10,500 species
How many extant genera of birds are th…
2,200 genera
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Science Vocabulary List #6 Branches of Science
anatomy
arachnology
botany
entomology
the study of the structure and parts of organisms
the study of invertebrates such as spiders and scorpions
the study of plants
the study of insects
anatomy
the study of the structure and parts of organisms
arachnology
the study of invertebrates such as spiders and scorpions
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Ornithology 467 Exam 1
Two major considerations in adapting t…
pneumatized
ucinate process
pygostyle
low weight... high power
hollow bones
...
...
Two major considerations in adapting t…
low weight... high power
pneumatized
hollow bones
8 terms
8th Grade- Physical Science Project: Importance of Sound- Active Listening and Listeners: Acoustic Biologists
Katharine Payne
Annie Rosenbauer
Sara Maitland
Gordon Hempton —
Why is important to know about the work of: Katharine 'Katy'…
Who is a senior at the University of Vermont studying Ecology…
Who is a novelist, short story writer and contemplative perso…
Who said: "The earth is a solar powered juke box." He wrote:…
Katharine Payne
Why is important to know about the work of: Katharine 'Katy'…
Annie Rosenbauer
Who is a senior at the University of Vermont studying Ecology…
39 terms
Life Science Chapter 1
scientific inquiry
hypothesis
variable
manipulated variable
the diverse ways in which scientists investigate the natural…
possible answer to a scientific question or explanation for a…
factor that can change in an experiment
the one variable in an experiment that is purposely changed
scientific inquiry
the diverse ways in which scientists investigate the natural…
hypothesis
possible answer to a scientific question or explanation for a…
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Science of Biology (Gerber/Donald)
Scientific Method
Observation
Hypothesis
Experimentation
The process used to conduct a proper experiment: (1) Observat…
What you actually SEE (smell, feel, etc.)... *Ask a question bas…
A testable statement (If....then....); if evidence can be col…
Testing your hypothesis by gathering data under controlled co…
Scientific Method
The process used to conduct a proper experiment: (1) Observat…
Observation
What you actually SEE (smell, feel, etc.)... *Ask a question bas…
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History of Ornithology
Aristotle
Pliny the Elder
Francis Willughby and John Ray
Carolus Linneaus
350 BC first scientific list of birds 170 spp
78 AD "Historia Naturalis" comprehensive natural history
1678 - wrote "The Ornithology of Francis Willughby"... a first a…
1758 - wrote "Systema Naturae"... Created the binomial nomenclat…
Aristotle
350 BC first scientific list of birds 170 spp
Pliny the Elder
78 AD "Historia Naturalis" comprehensive natural history
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Science Careers/Areas of Study
Ornithology
chemistry
genetics
geology
birds
interactions of matter
genes and heredity
Earth's Crust
Ornithology
birds
chemistry
interactions of matter
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(2) History of Ornithology - Frederick II
Francis of Assisi supplied an
It fell to one of his contemporaries,
Frederick II
Francis and Frederick II were
emotional basis for embracing nature in its own right.
Frederick II, to supply an objective basis for a new science…
created the fledgling science of ornithology
an interesting contrast
Francis of Assisi supplied an
emotional basis for embracing nature in its own right.
It fell to one of his contemporaries,
Frederick II, to supply an objective basis for a new science…
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Ologies
ology
biology
zoology
ornithology
the science of, the study of
the study of life (all living things)
the study of animals
the study of birds
ology
the science of, the study of
biology
the study of life (all living things)
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Branches of Science
Anatomy
Forestry
Hematology
Zoology
The study of the parts that make up living things.
The study of managing and conserving forests.
The study of blood.
The study of animals.
Anatomy
The study of the parts that make up living things.
Forestry
The study of managing and conserving forests.
Science
astronomy
atom
biochemistry
botany
astronomia
atom
biochemia
botanika
astronomy
astronomia
atom
atom
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Birds
American Bittern
American Coot
American Crow
American Goldfinch
American Bittern
American Coot
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Life Science Chapter 1
scientific inquiry
hypothesis
variable
manipulated variable
the diverse ways in which scientists investigate the natural…
possible answer to a scientific question or explanation for a…
factor that can change in an experiment
the one variable in an experiment that is purposely changed
scientific inquiry
the diverse ways in which scientists investigate the natural…
hypothesis
possible answer to a scientific question or explanation for a…
39 terms
Life Science Chapter 1
scientific inquiry
hypothesis
variable
manipulated variable
the diverse ways in which scientists investigate the natural…
possible answer to a scientific question or explanation for a…
factor that can change in an experiment
the one variable in an experiment that is purposely changed
scientific inquiry
the diverse ways in which scientists investigate the natural…
hypothesis
possible answer to a scientific question or explanation for a…
24 terms
Environmental Science - Branches of Study
Agronomy
Anthropology
Arachnology
Biochemistry
the study of plants, specifically row crops and the soil in w…
the study of humans ancient and present society
the study of spiders
the study of physiochemical processes of an organism
Agronomy
the study of plants, specifically row crops and the soil in w…
Anthropology
the study of humans ancient and present society
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Toefl science
Amphibian
Carnivore
Carpology
Dermatology
A consumer that eats only animals.
study of fruit
study of the skin
Amphibian
Carnivore
A consumer that eats only animals.
13 terms
Branches of Biology
Botany
Zoology
Parasitology
Comparative anatomy
the study of plants
the study of animals
the study of parasites
the scientific study of similarities and differences in the b…
Botany
the study of plants
Zoology
the study of animals
13 terms
Science section 2
Paleontology
ethology
psychology
biochemistry
preshistoric life
animal behavior
mind to explain why people act, think and feel as they do
chemistry prossesses of living things
Paleontology
preshistoric life
ethology
animal behavior
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Ornithology Midterm
Amniotic Egg
Arboreal Theory
Cursorial Theory
Melanosomes
egg structure that is surrounded by a membrane, originating f…
The "tree down" theory that birds evolved from thecodonts who…
The "ground up" theory in which it was thought that flight ev…
Organelles that contain the pigment melanin, which produce bl…
Amniotic Egg
egg structure that is surrounded by a membrane, originating f…
Arboreal Theory
The "tree down" theory that birds evolved from thecodonts who…
9 terms
Science ology/ies
Entomology
Cytology
Herpetology
Ichthyology
Study of insects
Study of cells
Study of reptiles and amphibians
Study of fish
Entomology
Study of insects
Cytology
Study of cells
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Ornithology Final
Migration Definition
Factors that influence migration
Loop Migration Definition
Soaring Migrants
Migration is the phenomenon in which birds occupy widely sepa…
Latitude (a higher proportion of bird species migrate at high…
The pattern of migration in which birds take markedly differe…
Migrate in large groups (kettles) using thermals (stay over l…
Migration Definition
Migration is the phenomenon in which birds occupy widely sepa…
Factors that influence migration
Latitude (a higher proportion of bird species migrate at high…
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Science #1
Biology
Geology
Genealogy
Dermatology
Life
Earth
Ansestery
Skin
Biology
Life
Geology
Earth
Lecture One: Part one Introduction to Botany
Biology
Botany is
Horticulture is
Cytology:
is simply the study of life, is defined as the Science of liv…
...the science of plants, including their structure and funct…
...the science of producing, using and maintaining ornamental…
is the study of cells.
Biology
is simply the study of life, is defined as the Science of liv…
Botany is
...the science of plants, including their structure and funct…
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Science- Shepherd Life Science- Ch 16
air sacs
Aves
birds of prey
blubber
Empty spaces that fill with air when a bird is flying that pr…
Class of Chordata the organisms of which are called birds
Birds that obtain their food by hunting.
The thick fat layer that insulates in whales and other mammal…
air sacs
Empty spaces that fill with air when a bird is flying that pr…
Aves
Class of Chordata the organisms of which are called birds
62 terms
Birds
Red-headed Woodpecker
Red-bellied Woodpecker
Downy Woodpecker
Blue Jay
Red-headed Woodpecker
Red-bellied Woodpecker
26 terms
Science Branches
Cytology
Histology
Anatomy
Morphology
The study of cells
The study of tissues
The study of body's structure
The study of the form of things
Cytology
The study of cells
Histology
The study of tissues
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Spelling and Vocabulary for suffix -ist, -ive, and -ness
scientist
biologist
archaeologist
ornithologist
A. person who works or studies science
A person who studies biologyzol
A person who studies archaeology
A person who studies ornithology
scientist
A. person who works or studies science
biologist
A person who studies biologyzol
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science
stereotypes
observations
Infrence
5 senses
assumption or an idea that many people have about a thing or…
[observing] using one or more of the 5 senses to gather infor…
when we infer, we use our past experiences to draw conclusion…
sight,hearing,smell,taste,and touch.
stereotypes
assumption or an idea that many people have about a thing or…
observations
[observing] using one or more of the 5 senses to gather infor…
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Chapter 27 Vocab
logos
anthropos
chronos
ethnos
—study of... —science of... —word of... —speech
—man... —human being
time
—nation... —people
logos
—study of... —science of... —word of... —speech
anthropos
—man... —human being
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7th Grade Science Unit 15
Amniotic Egg
Clutch
Contour Feather
Down Feather
Fluid filled with hard shells
Group of eggs
Used to fly with
Used for insulation
Amniotic Egg
Fluid filled with hard shells
Clutch
Group of eggs
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branches of science
Astronomy
Biology
Geology
Chemistry
Study of space
Study of living things
Study of rocks
Study of how substances react to each other
Astronomy
Study of space
Biology
Study of living things
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science
biology
microbiology
botany
zoology
the study of life
the study of tiny living things
the study of plants
the science that study animals
biology
the study of life
microbiology
the study of tiny living things
Science 7 Chapter 1
scientific inquiry
hypothesis
variable
manipulated variable
The diverse ways in which scientists study the natural world…
A possible answer to a scientific question or anexplanation f…
A variable is any factor, trait, or condition that can exist…
The one variable in an experiment that is purposely changed.
scientific inquiry
The diverse ways in which scientists study the natural world…
hypothesis
A possible answer to a scientific question or anexplanation f…
11 terms
Fields of Science
ology
ornithology
herpetology
cytology
"The study of"
study of birds
study of amphibians & reptiles
study of cells
ology
"The study of"
ornithology
study of birds
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Ornithology Final part 3
Name a reproductive anatomical adaptat…
What is avian copulation often referre…
What are some male adaptations used to…
Cleidoic egg?
Male birds lack external genetalia and have testes that remai…
Cloacal kiss
Extra pair copulations, Large testes, abundant sperm, mate gu…
Closed off to its environment, like a bird's egg. Not permeab…
Name a reproductive anatomical adaptat…
Male birds lack external genetalia and have testes that remai…
What is avian copulation often referre…
Cloacal kiss
12 terms
REVIEW SCIENCE TERMS
Chemistry
Ecology
Chloroplast
Biology
the study of matter
the study of the interactions between organisms and their env…
organelle that captures the sun's energy
the study of life
Chemistry
the study of matter
Ecology
the study of the interactions between organisms and their env…
20 terms
Branches of Science
Biology
Anatomy
Physiology
Ornithology
The study of life
Study of structure
Study of function
study of birds
Biology
The study of life
Anatomy
Study of structure
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