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Physical Science Chapter 1
Science
Technology
Scientific law
Scientific theory
Observing, studying and experimenting to find the nature of t…
the application of science for practical uses
describes a process in nature that can be tested by repeated…
an explanation of how a natural process works
Science
Observing, studying and experimenting to find the nature of t…
Technology
the application of science for practical uses
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Physical Science Ch. 1
Matter
Chemistry
Element
Atom
Anything that has mass and takes up space
The study of the properties of matter and how matter changes.
a substance that cannot be broken down into any other substan…
Smallest particle of an element
Matter
Anything that has mass and takes up space
Chemistry
The study of the properties of matter and how matter changes.
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Physical Science Foundation - Physics #1
position
distance
displacement
average speed
An objects location
How far something has moved from point A to point B
Distance and direction of an object's change in position from…
The overall rate of speed at which an object moves; calculate…
position
An objects location
distance
How far something has moved from point A to point B
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Physical Science Chapter 1
Scientific Method
independent variable
dependent variable
model
an organized set of investigative procedures
the variable that is changed
what changed because of the experiment
represents an idea, event, or object and helps people better…
Scientific Method
an organized set of investigative procedures
independent variable
the variable that is changed
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Physical Science Chapter 1
theory
law
scientific method
hypothesis
the most logical explanation for events that occur in nature
a hypothesis that has survived many tests; summarizes observe…
a systematic approach to problem solving
a proposed solution to a scientific problem
theory
the most logical explanation for events that occur in nature
law
a hypothesis that has survived many tests; summarizes observe…
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Chapter 1 Physical Science
Scientific Method
Hypothesis
Experiment
Variable
organized set of investigation procedures that can include st…
educated guess using what you know and what you observe
organized procedure for testing a hypothesis that test the ef…
a factor that can change in an experiment
Scientific Method
organized set of investigation procedures that can include st…
Hypothesis
educated guess using what you know and what you observe
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Ch 1 Physical Science
Science
Technology
Chemistry
Physics
a system of knowledge and the methods used to find that knowl…
the use of knowledge to solve practical problems
is the study of composition, structure, properties and reacti…
the science that examines the fundamental laws relating matte…
Science
a system of knowledge and the methods used to find that knowl…
Technology
the use of knowledge to solve practical problems
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Physical Science 1
Force
Motion
Friction
Gravity
Push or pull
Movement
A force that works against motion.
A force that pulls objects toward one another. For example th…
Force
Push or pull
Motion
Movement
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Physical Science: Ch. 1
science
physical science
branches of physical science
scientific law
Observing, studying, and experimenting to find the nature of…
Is the science of matter and energy.
Chemistry and physics.
A descriptive statement or equation that reliably predicts ev…
science
Observing, studying, and experimenting to find the nature of…
physical science
Is the science of matter and energy.
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physical science, chapter 1
scientific method
hypothesis
experiment
variable
an organized set of investigation producers that can include…
educated guess using what you know and what you observe
organized procedure for testing a hypotheses; tests the effec…
factor that can cause a change in the results of an experiment
scientific method
an organized set of investigation producers that can include…
hypothesis
educated guess using what you know and what you observe
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Physical Science Chapter 1
Science
Scientific law
Scientific theory
Independent variable
Observing, studying and experimenting to find the nature of t…
describes a process in nature that can be tested by repeated…
an explanation of how a natural process works
The variable that is changed in the experiment. It is also kn…
Science
Observing, studying and experimenting to find the nature of t…
Scientific law
describes a process in nature that can be tested by repeated…
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Physical Science Ch1 Introduction to Physical Science
scientific method
hypothesis
theory
law
Consists of making observations on the phenomenon needing exp…
A tentative explanation that can be tested by further observa…
A hypothesis that has been supported with repeated testing.
A statement that summarizes, often as a mathematical relation…
scientific method
Consists of making observations on the phenomenon needing exp…
hypothesis
A tentative explanation that can be tested by further observa…
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Atoms 1 Physical Science
atomic mass
atomic number
ion
triboluminescence
Average mass of an atom
Number of protons in an element
Charged particle
The tendency for something to give off light when something i…
atomic mass
Average mass of an atom
atomic number
Number of protons in an element
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Physical Science - Semester 1
Inertia
Mass
Weight
Kilogram
the property by which objects resist changes in motion
the quantity of matter in an object or the measure of the ine…
the force due to gravity on an object
the unit of mass
Inertia
the property by which objects resist changes in motion
Mass
the quantity of matter in an object or the measure of the ine…
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Physical Science 1
physical property
solubility
state of matter
phase change
mass, magnetism, state of matter, relative density, character…
the property that allows a substance to dissolve
solid, liquid, gas
a change from one state to another
physical property
mass, magnetism, state of matter, relative density, character…
solubility
the property that allows a substance to dissolve
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Physical Science #1
gaseous state
liquid
chemical change
homogeneous mixture
this state of an atom has a changing volume as well as a chan…
A state of matter that has no definite shape but has a defini…
A change that occurs when one or more substances change into…
A mixture that is so evenly mixed that you can't see all of t…
gaseous state
this state of an atom has a changing volume as well as a chan…
liquid
A state of matter that has no definite shape but has a defini…
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Physical Science Vocab Quiz #1
Accuracy
Density
Data
Data Table
how close a measurement is to the real or accepted value
a physical property of matter calculated by dividing the mass…
facts and information gathered during an investigation
a chart used to organize information collected during an expe…
Accuracy
how close a measurement is to the real or accepted value
Density
a physical property of matter calculated by dividing the mass…
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Physical Science Set 1
matter
mass
kilogram
weight
Anything that has mass and takes up space
A measure of the amount of matter in an object
SI unit for mass
A measure of the force of gravity on an object
matter
Anything that has mass and takes up space
mass
A measure of the amount of matter in an object
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Physical Science Chapter 1 review
Science
Technology
Scientific method
Scientific theory
Observing, studying and experimenting to find the nature of t…
the application of science for practical uses
describes a process in nature that can be tested by repeated…
an explanation of how a natural process works
Science
Observing, studying and experimenting to find the nature of t…
Technology
the application of science for practical uses
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#1 Physical Science
electrons
periodic table
electron microscope
alloy
negatively charged particles found outside the nucleus
A table that shows the elements, their atomic number, symbol,…
very powerful microscope used to view electrons
..., a substance that is a mixture of metals like brass, bron…
electrons
negatively charged particles found outside the nucleus
periodic table
A table that shows the elements, their atomic number, symbol,…
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Physical Science 1
matter
solid liquid gas
100 C
0 C
Everything that takes up space and has mass is __________.
The three states of matter are _____, _____,& _____.
The boiling point of water is __________.
The freezing point and melting point of water is _____.
matter
Everything that takes up space and has mass is __________.
solid liquid gas
The three states of matter are _____, _____,& _____.
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Chapter 1 Introduction to Physical Science
science
observing
inferring
predicting
the study of the natural world
using one or more senses to gather information
explaining your observations
making a forecast of what will happen in the future based on…
science
the study of the natural world
observing
using one or more senses to gather information
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Physical Science Chapter 1
pure science
applied science
technology
earth science
study solely for the advancement of knowledge
using scientific discoveries
practical use of scientific knowledge to solve everyday probl…
investigates Earth and space
pure science
study solely for the advancement of knowledge
applied science
using scientific discoveries
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Physical Science Chapter 1
Scientific Method
independent variable
dependent variable
model
an organized set of investigative procedures
the variable that is changed
what changed because of the experiment
represents an idea, event, or object and helps people better…
Scientific Method
an organized set of investigative procedures
independent variable
the variable that is changed
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Physical science 1 matter
Atoms
Density
Elements
gram
Building blocks of matter. Made of electrons, protons, and nu…
A property of all matter which is found by dividing mass by v…
Each type has a unique atom. Cannot be broken down into any o…
Basic unit for mass in the metric unit
Atoms
Building blocks of matter. Made of electrons, protons, and nu…
Density
A property of all matter which is found by dividing mass by v…
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Physical Science Chapter 1
Scientific Method
independent variable
dependent variable
model
an organized set of investigative procedures
the variable that is changed
what changed because of the experiment
represents an idea, event, or object and helps people better…
Scientific Method
an organized set of investigative procedures
independent variable
the variable that is changed
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Physical Science chapter 1
the scientific method
SI system
meter
kilogram
a general description of scientific thinking used to find and…
consistent and used worldwide
used to measure height of a bookcase
used to measure mass of a computer
the scientific method
a general description of scientific thinking used to find and…
SI system
consistent and used worldwide
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Physical Science
Atmosphere
Atmospheric pressure
Barometer
mmHg
The mass of air surrounding a planet
The pressure exerted by the atmosphere on all objects within…
An instrument used to measure atmospheric pressure
millimeters of mercury
Atmosphere
The mass of air surrounding a planet
Atmospheric pressure
The pressure exerted by the atmosphere on all objects within…
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Physical Science Unit 1
proton
neutron
electron
nucleus
A subatomic particle that has a positive charge
No electrical charge (Neutral)
A subatomic particle that has a negative charge
Center of an atom... (made up of protons & electrons)
proton
A subatomic particle that has a positive charge
neutron
No electrical charge (Neutral)
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Physical Science 1
Popping popcorn
Chemical Reaction
Atoms
Brass
Chemical reaction
Baking a cake and popping popcorn is chemical reaction due to…
Everything is made of
Made with the combination of two or more metals
Popping popcorn
Chemical reaction
Chemical Reaction
Baking a cake and popping popcorn is chemical reaction due to…
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Novare Physical Science Ch. 1
atom
matter
energy
intelligence
the smallest part of an element; composed of a nucleus of pro…
substance made of particles that have mass and take up space…
holds everything together and enables processes to happen
one of the basic ingredients of the universe along with energ…
atom
the smallest part of an element; composed of a nucleus of pro…
matter
substance made of particles that have mass and take up space…
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physical science chpt 1
bias
constant
control
density
occurs when a scientist's expectations change how the results…
in an experiment, the variable that does not change
standard used for comparison of test results in an experiment
mass per unit volume of a material
bias
occurs when a scientist's expectations change how the results…
constant
in an experiment, the variable that does not change
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Physical Science: Unit 1 - Matter
matter
solid
liquid
gas
-atoms move slowly... -atoms are very close together ... -low ener…
-atoms move a little more quickly... -atoms are more spaced apar…
-atoms move very quickly... -atoms are very far apart ... -highest…
matter
solid
-atoms move slowly... -atoms are very close together ... -low ener…
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Physics Ch.1: The Science of Physics
7 Branches of Physics
MECHANICS... (Subjects & Examples)
THERMODYNAMICS... (Subjects & Examples)
VIBRATIONS & WAVE PHENOMENA... (Subjects…
1. Mechanics... 2. Thermodynamics... 3. Vibrations & Wave phenomena…
~ motion & its causes, interactions between objects... ~Ex) fall…
~ heat & temperature... ~ Ex) melting & freezing processes, engi…
~ specific types of repetitive motions... ~ Ex) springs, pendulu…
7 Branches of Physics
1. Mechanics... 2. Thermodynamics... 3. Vibrations & Wave phenomena…
MECHANICS... (Subjects & Examples)
~ motion & its causes, interactions between objects... ~Ex) fall…
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Physical Science Chapter 1
physical science
pure science
applied science
technology
study of matter and energy... chemistry and physics
study solely for the advancement of knowledge
using scientific discoveries
practical use of scientific knowledge to solve everyday probl…
physical science
study of matter and energy... chemistry and physics
pure science
study solely for the advancement of knowledge
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Physical Science - - Chapter 1
scientific method
hypothesis
experiment
variable
pattern of investigation procedures that can include stating…
possible explanation for a problem using what is known and wh…
organized procedure for testing a hypothesis
quantity that can have more than a single value can cause a c…
scientific method
pattern of investigation procedures that can include stating…
hypothesis
possible explanation for a problem using what is known and wh…
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Physical Science 1
Force
Gravity
Mass
Friction
a push or a pull on an object
an attractive force that exists between all objects that have…
the amount of matter in an object
a contact force that resists the sliding motion of two surfac…
Force
a push or a pull on an object
Gravity
an attractive force that exists between all objects that have…
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Unit 1 Vocabulary (Physical Science)
Science
Technology
Model
Theory
Study of the natural world
Application of science for practical uses
Representation of an object or event that can be studied to u…
Explanation that is supported by a wide range of evidence
Science
Study of the natural world
Technology
Application of science for practical uses
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Physical Science Unit 1
Chemistry
Observation
Qualitative observation
Quantitative observation
The study of matter and its changes.
Using one or more senses to gather information about the worl…
A description about an objects qualities that does not includ…
A description involving numbers and/or measurements.
Chemistry
The study of matter and its changes.
Observation
Using one or more senses to gather information about the worl…
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Physical Science Unit 1
observation
inference
theory
hypothesis
a description of what you see, feel, smell, hear, and possibl…
an explanation of information that is based on facts - a gues…
an idea that is the best explanation of many observations, an…
an idea that can be tested by experiment or observation; educ…
observation
a description of what you see, feel, smell, hear, and possibl…
inference
an explanation of information that is based on facts - a gues…
Set 1 Physical Science
amplitude
angular momentum
balanced force
Bernoulli's principle
the maximum displacement from the rest position of a system e…
the momentum of a rotating system, proportional to the mass o…
a force that in combination with other forces acting on the s…
total energy for a confined ideal fluid flowing thru a pipe i…
amplitude
the maximum displacement from the rest position of a system e…
angular momentum
the momentum of a rotating system, proportional to the mass o…
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Chapter 1 Introduction to Physical Science
science
observing
inferring
predicting
the study of the natural world
using one or more senses to gather information
explaining your observations
making a forecast of what will happen in the future based on…
science
the study of the natural world
observing
using one or more senses to gather information
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Physical Science 1
circuit
conductors
electricity
heat
a complete path through which electricity can flow
transfers heat well
the result of electrical charges
the movement of the thermal energy from warmer to cooler obje…
circuit
a complete path through which electricity can flow
conductors
transfers heat well
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Physical Science: Chapter 1 - Introduction to Physical Science
science
observing
qualitative observations
quantitative observations
a way of learning about the natural world through observation…
the process of using one or more of your senses to gather inf…
an observation that deals with characteristics that are not e…
an observation that deals with a number or amount
science
a way of learning about the natural world through observation…
observing
the process of using one or more of your senses to gather inf…
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Physical Science-Chapter 1
Motion
Reference Point
Speed
Velocity
An object's change in position relative to a reference point
An object that appears to stay in place
The distance traveled by an object divided by the time taken…
The speed of an object in a particular direction
Motion
An object's change in position relative to a reference point
Reference Point
An object that appears to stay in place
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Ch 1 Physical Science
accuracy
precision
variable
scientific notation
A description of how close a measurement is to the true value…
the exactness of a measurement
A factor that changes in an experiment in order to test a hyp…
A method of expressing a quantity as a number multiplied by 1…
accuracy
A description of how close a measurement is to the true value…
precision
the exactness of a measurement
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Physical science Chapter 1
Science
Observing
Qualitative Observations
Quantitative Observations
A way of learning about the natural world by gathering inform…
using one or more of your senses to gather information
an observation made using your five senses. It also uses NO n…
An observation that uses numbers or measurements. EX: measuri…
Science
A way of learning about the natural world by gathering inform…
Observing
using one or more of your senses to gather information
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8th Science Physics 1
Speed
Formula for speed
Velocity
Formula for velocity
How fast an object is moving
S=d/t
Speed and direction
S=d/t +direction
Speed
How fast an object is moving
Formula for speed
S=d/t
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Physical Science 1.1
Science
Observing
Qualitative observation
Quantitative observation
A way of learning about the natural world through observation…
The process of using one or more of your senses to gather inf…
An observation that deals with characteristics that are not e…
An observation that deals with a number or amount.
Science
A way of learning about the natural world through observation…
Observing
The process of using one or more of your senses to gather inf…
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Physical Science Unit 1
Constant
Controlled Experiment
Critical Thinking
Data
variable that is not changed in an experiment.
involves changing one factor and observing its effect on one…
involves using knowledge and thinking skills to evaluate evid…
information gathered during an investigation; recorded in the…
Constant
variable that is not changed in an experiment.
Controlled Experiment
involves changing one factor and observing its effect on one…
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