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Chapter 49
Five main levels
What do researcher explore
Population
Community
1.organism... 2.populations... 3.communities... 4.ecosystems... 5.biosphere
The morphological, physiological,behavior adaptations
Is a group of individuals of the same species that lives in t…
Consists of populations of different species that interact wi…
Five main levels
1.organism... 2.populations... 3.communities... 4.ecosystems... 5.biosphere
What do researcher explore
The morphological, physiological,behavior adaptations
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Chapter 22 Final
What force keep the planets in Orbit a…
which Planet is the brightest in out N…
which Planet contains Mons Olympus, th…
which Planet is the largest in the sol…
Sun Mass
Venus
Mars
Jupiter
What force keep the planets in Orbit a…
Sun Mass
which Planet is the brightest in out N…
Venus
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Tylerslomka
Asteroid
Asteroid belt
Comet
Dwarf planet
A small,solid object that orbits the sun
A band of orbiting rubble that separates the gas giant planet…
A mass of ice,rock, and gas orbiting the sun
A round object that orbits the sun but does not orbit a planet
Asteroid
A small,solid object that orbits the sun
Asteroid belt
A band of orbiting rubble that separates the gas giant planet…
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Vocabulary words science
Evaporation
Nitrogen
Cycle
Condensation
A type of vaporazation of a liquid that occurs from the surfa…
the chemical element of atomic number 7, a colorless, odorles…
a series of events that are regularly repeated in the same or…
water that collects as droplets on a cold surface when humid…
Evaporation
A type of vaporazation of a liquid that occurs from the surfa…
Nitrogen
the chemical element of atomic number 7, a colorless, odorles…
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Spelling Bee page 2
anyway
neat
puppy
block
...
...
...
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anyway
...
neat
...
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Astronomy Final Exam Study set One
How many arc seconds are in a degree?
Orbits are what shape?
What can the Spectroscopy of a star re…
Aristotle hypothesized this about the…
60 arc seconds in one arc minute and 60 arc minute in one deg…
Ellipses
temperature, composition, and line of sight motion
Only a spherical Earth would cast a circular shadow on the mo…
How many arc seconds are in a degree?
60 arc seconds in one arc minute and 60 arc minute in one deg…
Orbits are what shape?
Ellipses
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Oceanography Ch 1-5
rising sea level
inner planets
outer planets
nebula
thermal expansion of water, growing contribution from glacial…
these planets are rocky/metallic, no gases
these planets accrete both rocky/ metallic and icy material,…
a cloud of gas and dust in outer space
rising sea level
thermal expansion of water, growing contribution from glacial…
inner planets
these planets are rocky/metallic, no gases
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Science 12-9-16 quiz
ellipse
a major axis
foci
eccentricity
it looks like flattened circle
a line drawn across the widest part of an ellipse
2 points along the major axis
measures the amount of flattening of an ellipse
ellipse
it looks like flattened circle
a major axis
a line drawn across the widest part of an ellipse
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weather vocab
atmosphere
air pressure
troposphere
stratosphere
A mixture of gases that surrounds a planet or moon.
The measure of the force with which air molecules push on a s…
0-17 km above Earth's surface, site of weather, organisms, co…
12 to 50 km, Ozone held here, absorbs UV radiation
atmosphere
A mixture of gases that surrounds a planet or moon.
air pressure
The measure of the force with which air molecules push on a s…
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Chapter 2 test
Density
5 systems of our planet
Atmosphere
Cryosphere
D=m/V
Atmosphere, hydrosphere, cryosphere, geosphere, biosphere
Layer of gases surrounding the earth
Frozen water found mostly at the poles in glaciers
Density
D=m/V
5 systems of our planet
Atmosphere, hydrosphere, cryosphere, geosphere, biosphere
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8th Grade Science Final -
________ can show elevations through t…
The most accurate way to show Earth's…
On a topographic map, the difference i…
Qualitative
relief map
globe
contour interval
Descriptive words, observations that cannot be measured, deal…
________ can show elevations through t…
relief map
The most accurate way to show Earth's…
globe
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Unit 3 science
Aristotle
Democritus
Dalton
Thomson
1 Objects were made of substances called "hyle" (his word for…
2 Believed that the smallest piece of matter was an atom... The…
3 ... First person to have experimental data to support model... M…
4 Identified negatively charged electrons as part of the atom
Aristotle
1 Objects were made of substances called "hyle" (his word for…
Democritus
2 Believed that the smallest piece of matter was an atom... The…
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5 (movie and some from planet notes)
100 bulbs
about a million times faster than they…
slimy plants
woody plants and slimy plants
how many bulbs does America use? (example from movie)... 100... 12…
how fast are we using fossil fuels
petroleum (oil) is made from
natural gas is made from
100 bulbs
how many bulbs does America use? (example from movie)... 100... 12…
about a million times faster than they…
how fast are we using fossil fuels
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English vocabulary exam
Velocity
Ghastly
Satellite
Mortal
N. Rapitity of motion; rate of speed
Adj. Horrid; ghostlike; very unpleasant
N. A planet, moon, or artificial object that orbits a planet;…
Adj. certain to die eventually; causing death; to the death;…
Velocity
N. Rapitity of motion; rate of speed
Ghastly
Adj. Horrid; ghostlike; very unpleasant
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World History Test 12/9
geocentric
heliocentric
universal law of gravity
rationalism
earth centered; system of planetary motion where the sun moon…
sun centered; planets revolve around the sun
planets continue in elliptical orbits around the sun; each ob…
thought expounded by Descartes; belief that reason is the chi…
geocentric
earth centered; system of planetary motion where the sun moon…
heliocentric
sun centered; planets revolve around the sun
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Science Chapter 2
force
exerting a force
net force
unbalanced forces
___-push or pull exerted on an object
when one object pushes or pulls another object, you say that…
___-the overall force on an object when all the individual fo…
___- a nonzero net force which changes an objects motion
force
___-push or pull exerted on an object
exerting a force
when one object pushes or pulls another object, you say that…
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www 42 + mythology words
euthanasia
ineffable
expedite
expatiate
mercy killing
inexpressible
hasten
to elaborate
euthanasia
mercy killing
ineffable
inexpressible
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PHYSICS_KLETT
Newton determined that the pull of Ear…
The moon falls toward Earth in the sen…
Planets remain in orbit while falling…
Consider a space probe three times as…
the moon to fall toward Earth
beneath the straight-line path it would take without gravity
tangential velocities
one ninth as much (3 squared under one)
Newton determined that the pull of Ear…
the moon to fall toward Earth
The moon falls toward Earth in the sen…
beneath the straight-line path it would take without gravity
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chapter bio 1
science
goals of science
core of science methodology
observation
organized way of gathering and analyzing evidence about the n…
-natural explanation for events... -understand patterns... -make us…
-observing and asking questions... - making inferences and hypot…
Act of describing events carefully.
science
organized way of gathering and analyzing evidence about the n…
goals of science
-natural explanation for events... -understand patterns... -make us…
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World Geography Midterm review
Ecosystem
Prime Meridian
Equator
Geographic information system
The complex community of interdependent living things in a gi…
Line of longitude that runs around through he royal observato…
Imaginary line that runs around the earth halfway between the…
Computer tools for processing and organizing details and sate…
Ecosystem
The complex community of interdependent living things in a gi…
Prime Meridian
Line of longitude that runs around through he royal observato…
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enlightenment/reformation
Secular
Social Contract
Heliocentric
Scientific Method
denoting attitudes, activities, or other things that have no…
an implicit agreement among the members of a society to coope…
having or representing the sun as the center, as in the accep…
a method of procedure that has characterized natural science…
Secular
denoting attitudes, activities, or other things that have no…
Social Contract
an implicit agreement among the members of a society to coope…
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Physical Science Exam Vocab
law
hypothesis
scientific method
theory
hypothesis + repeated confirmation through testing
an educated guess
A series of steps followed to solve problems including collec…
synthesis of facts and well-tested hypotheses
law
hypothesis + repeated confirmation through testing
hypothesis
an educated guess
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Science Quiz
constellation
little dipper
ursa major / great bear
Andromeda galaxy
a group of stars which seems to outline the shape of a person…
the north star found in the constellation ursa minor
the 2 stars in the big dipper that direct us to the north star
the most distant object that can be see with the naked eye
constellation
a group of stars which seems to outline the shape of a person…
little dipper
the north star found in the constellation ursa minor
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FINAL/chapter 18
ecology
organismal ecology
population ecology
community ecology
study of the interactions between organism & their environment
concerned w. evolutionary adaptations that enable individual…
addresses groups of individuals of the same species living in…
concerned with all the organisms that inhabit a particular ar…
ecology
study of the interactions between organism & their environment
organismal ecology
concerned w. evolutionary adaptations that enable individual…
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Wanderers spacecraft
Hipparcos
Hubble
Kepler
Rhessi
Measuring luminosity/distances/velocities of stars
Colorful images of cosmic objects
detecting planets that orbit nearby stars
Detected nuclear reactions on the sun
Hipparcos
Measuring luminosity/distances/velocities of stars
Hubble
Colorful images of cosmic objects
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all lectures
paleontology
what makes up paleoanthropology
vertebrate paleontology
invertebrate paleontology
study of what fossils tell us about the ecologies of the past…
human and protohuman fossils
vertebrate fossils, from primitive fish to mammals
invertebrate animal fossils (mollusks and echinoderms)
paleontology
study of what fossils tell us about the ecologies of the past…
what makes up paleoanthropology
human and protohuman fossils
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Social Studies: "The Sumerians" and "Mesopotamian Empires"
Silt
Irrigation
Surplus
City-State
Fine Particles of fertile soil
A system that supplies dry land with water through, ditches,…
An amount that is left over after a NEED has been met
A city that governs its self and surrounding territory
Silt
Fine Particles of fertile soil
Irrigation
A system that supplies dry land with water through, ditches,…
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Science
Atmosphere
Air Pressure-
Troposphere-
Stratosphere-
a mixture of gases that surrounds a planet or moon
the measure of the force with which air molecules push on a s…
the measure of the force with which air molecules push on a s…
the layer of the atmosphere that is above the troposphere and…
Atmosphere
a mixture of gases that surrounds a planet or moon
Air Pressure-
the measure of the force with which air molecules push on a s…
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Chapter 4 Environmental
Mutations are
Evidence for the evolution of life com…
Not true of the process of biological…
Organisms that are described as a spec…
a source of new genetic material
physical experiments, DNA, fossils (all of the above)
the extinction of an organism can be reversed if enough gover…
panda bears
Mutations are
a source of new genetic material
Evidence for the evolution of life com…
physical experiments, DNA, fossils (all of the above)
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nothing
Philosophers
Geocentric
Universal Laws of Gravitation
Rationalism
French for "philosopher"; applied to all intellectuals during…
Earth-centered; a system of planetary motion in which the sun…
one of Newton's three rules of motion; it explains that plane…
a system of thought expounded by René Descartes based on the…
Philosophers
French for "philosopher"; applied to all intellectuals during…
Geocentric
Earth-centered; a system of planetary motion in which the sun…
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BIO 115 EXAM 4 (stuff not tested on but on final)
ecology
global ecology
biosphere
landscape ecology
scientific study of the interactions between organisms and th…
examines the influence of energy and materials on organisms a…
global ecosystem, sum of all the planets ecosystems
focuses on exchanges of energy, materials and organisms acros…
ecology
scientific study of the interactions between organisms and th…
global ecology
examines the influence of energy and materials on organisms a…
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S.S.-chapter 5 section 2 vocab words
philosophy
Philosophers
Pythagoras
Sophists
Greek word for "love of wisdom"
Greek thinkers who believed the human mind could understand e…
Greek philosopher, taught his pupils-universe followed same l…
professional teachers in ancient Greece. Travel teaching from…
philosophy
Greek word for "love of wisdom"
Philosophers
Greek thinkers who believed the human mind could understand e…
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Science trivia 7 planets
Venus
Mars
Jupiter
Saturn
Brightest planet in Earths sky
Planet that has the largest known volcano
Planet with a red spot
Planet with the most rings
Venus
Brightest planet in Earths sky
Mars
Planet that has the largest known volcano
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Lesson 3 Recent And Future Space Mission
Extraterrestrial
Astrobiology
4 outer planets
4 inner planets
Life that orginates outside of earth
the study of life in the universe, including life on earth an…
Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune
Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars
Extraterrestrial
Life that orginates outside of earth
Astrobiology
the study of life in the universe, including life on earth an…
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Assessment on astronomers
Day
Month
Year
Ptolemy
Time it takes Earth to rotate once on it's axis.
Time that it takes the Moon to orbit the Earth.
Time that it takes the Earth to orbit the Sun once.
Thought that it was an Earth-centered universe, and that ever…
Day
Time it takes Earth to rotate once on it's axis.
Month
Time that it takes the Moon to orbit the Earth.
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science common assesment
Endothermic
Exothermic
Atmosphere
Wind
Energy is added or gained
Energy is removed
A mixture of gases that surrounds a planet or moon
The movement of air caused by differences in air pressure
Endothermic
Energy is added or gained
Exothermic
Energy is removed
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Vocabulary-1
Celestial
Commission
Conciliatory
Conspicuous
At or in the sky, as planets or stars
Type of government in which an official person or institution…
Intended to make peace or to reconcile; friendly
Obvious; easy to see or perceive
Celestial
At or in the sky, as planets or stars
Commission
Type of government in which an official person or institution…
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Earth In Space Vocabulary
Revolution
Rotate/Rotation
Axis
Orbit
A complete circle made by a planet around a... sun or by a moon…
To turn or spin around an axis
The imaginary line around which an object spins, or rotates E…
To travel around another object in a circular or... elliptical p…
Revolution
A complete circle made by a planet around a... sun or by a moon…
Rotate/Rotation
To turn or spin around an axis
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Astronomy Review test 2 section 1 -Parks
Why are the inner planets made of dens…
What happened during the accretion pha…
How does the Sun's mass compare with t…
Which of the following describes volca…
In the inner part of the nebula only metals and rocks were ab…
Particles grew by colliding and sticking together.
It is a thousand times more massive than all the planets comb…
the eruption of molten rock from a planet's interior to its s…
Why are the inner planets made of dens…
In the inner part of the nebula only metals and rocks were ab…
What happened during the accretion pha…
Particles grew by colliding and sticking together.
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1000 Chapter 1
What does the internal context of busi…
What is leadership?
What is labour?
What is structure?
Leadership, labour, structure, strategy
how people are managed within an organization
one of the five factors of production, includes all workers i…
a deliberately planned network or pattern of relationships th…
What does the internal context of busi…
Leadership, labour, structure, strategy
What is leadership?
how people are managed within an organization
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Global Human Impact and Feeding a Hungry Planet
Which of these is an example of human…
The specific place in which an organis…
What is the ultimate source of energy…
An ideal habitat with unlimited resour…
water pollution
habitat
sunlight
Exponential growth.
Which of these is an example of human…
water pollution
The specific place in which an organis…
habitat
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UNIT 3 SPACE Lesson 1
rotation
day
revolution
year
the spinning of a body, such as a planet, on its axis.
the time it takes a planet ti complete one full rotation on i…
the motion of a body that travels around another body in space.
Earth completes a full revolution around the sun in 365 1/4 d…
rotation
the spinning of a body, such as a planet, on its axis.
day
the time it takes a planet ti complete one full rotation on i…
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Science Trivia 1 general
the human head
Jupiter
Uranium
common name for jumping, tailless amph…
according to the kid in Jerry Maguire, this body organ weighs…
Unlike Saturn, which has hundreds of rings, this planet in ou…
chemical element discovered in 1789 did Marie Curie prove to…
Frog
the human head
according to the kid in Jerry Maguire, this body organ weighs…
Jupiter
Unlike Saturn, which has hundreds of rings, this planet in ou…
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Environmental Science Exam
Environment
Environmental science
Environmentalism
Natural resource
All the living and nonliving things with which an organism in…
The study of how the natural world works, how the environment…
A social movement dedicated to protecting the natural world a…
Any of the natural materials and energy sources provided by n…
Environment
All the living and nonliving things with which an organism in…
Environmental science
The study of how the natural world works, how the environment…
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Global Change
What is included in the overall evolut…
What is global change?
In what two ways can change either be?
What is the time span in which gradual…
includes with respect to what lives on the planet, where cont…
Change that happens to our planet overtime.
Gradual or Catastrophic
It occurs over millions or even billions of years.
What is included in the overall evolut…
includes with respect to what lives on the planet, where cont…
What is global change?
Change that happens to our planet overtime.
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Astronomy Final
What does a planetary system orbit?
Before the 17th century, the universe…
When was the solar nebula thought to h…
What has happened to the solar nebula?
Star
8
During the big bang
Collapsed
What does a planetary system orbit?
Star
Before the 17th century, the universe…
8
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El Medio Ambiente
el aire puro
la amenaza
la basura
la contaminación
pure air
the threat
the trash
the contamination
el aire puro
pure air
la amenaza
the threat
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Chapter 4
Planets with larger orbital radii have
When energy is converted from one form…
The speed at which a pool ball moves a…
If the space shuttle were launched wit…
Longer orbital periods because theg both have a longer distan…
Energy is always conserved
Newton's second law of motion
The space shuttle would not come back to earth
Planets with larger orbital radii have
Longer orbital periods because theg both have a longer distan…
When energy is converted from one form…
Energy is always conserved
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Inside the Earth quizlet
Inner
Pangaea
Thinner
Crust
The ________ core of the Earth is solid and made primarily of…
The ancient continent that contained all the landmasses is ca…
Earth's oceanic crust is __________________ than the continen…
The _________ is the thinnest layer
Inner
The ________ core of the Earth is solid and made primarily of…
Pangaea
The ancient continent that contained all the landmasses is ca…
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Biodiversity & Human Impacts on Ecosystems - b
Biodiversity
Invasive species
Extinction
Endangered species
The variety of life on the planet
An introduced species (non-native) that has negative effects…
The disappearance of all members of a species from Earth.
Species in danger of becoming extinct in the near future.
Biodiversity
The variety of life on the planet
Invasive species
An introduced species (non-native) that has negative effects…
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