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43 terms
Quarter 2 Earth Science
mechanical
mechanical
chemical
chemical
Type of weathering when Tree roots lift pavement.
Type of weathering where rocks broken apart by physical means
Type of weatherng where rocks and minerals are changed into a…
Type of weathering when acid rain falls on a statue
mechanical
Type of weathering when Tree roots lift pavement.
mechanical
Type of weathering where rocks broken apart by physical means
27 terms
Science Quarter ONE Review
compass rose
elevation
hydrosphere
observation
A tool on a map showing direction
Height above sea level
All the water at and near the surface of the earth, 97% of wh…
Using your senses to obtain information.
compass rose
A tool on a map showing direction
elevation
Height above sea level
9 terms
2nd Quarter Science
Drought
Moderate
Severe
Landmass
A period of time with little or no rainfall
A medium amount, a little more than average
Much more than average, almost extreme
A large area of land
Drought
A period of time with little or no rainfall
Moderate
A medium amount, a little more than average
21 terms
1st quarter science vocabulary
Life Science
Earth Science
Physical Science
Scientist
an area of science that deals with living things and life pro…
study of the earth, solar system, atmosphere, etc
an area of science that deals with materials that are not ali…
a person who is trained in a science and whose job involves d…
Life Science
an area of science that deals with living things and life pro…
Earth Science
study of the earth, solar system, atmosphere, etc
11 terms
Science: Quarter 4 (waves)
wave
medium
longitudinal wave
transverse wave
a disturbance that transfers energy from one place to another
material through which a wave can travel
the parallel direction of wave motion
the perpendicular direction the wave is traveling
wave
a disturbance that transfers energy from one place to another
medium
material through which a wave can travel
13 terms
4th Quarter Science Review
The planets in our solar system.
Mercury
Venus
Earth
Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune.
Planet closest to the sun, it has the shortest year of any pl…
It is the nearest planet to Earth and second planet from the…
The third planet from the sun.... Largest of the four rocky plan…
The planets in our solar system.
Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune.
Mercury
Planet closest to the sun, it has the shortest year of any pl…
Quarter 3 Science Review
physical change
chemical change
balanced force
compound
a change in matter that affects its physical appearance but n…
occurs when one type of matter is changed to a different type…
when forces are equal in value
substance that forms when two more elements chemically combine
physical change
a change in matter that affects its physical appearance but n…
chemical change
occurs when one type of matter is changed to a different type…
19 terms
3rd Quarter Science Vocabulary
biomass
circuit
coal
energy
an organic material that is available on a renewable basis (a…
a conductor or a system of conductors through which electric…
a fossil fuel formed by the breakdown of plant material hundr…
The ability to do work, produce change, or move an object.
biomass
an organic material that is available on a renewable basis (a…
circuit
a conductor or a system of conductors through which electric…
49 terms
Quarter 2 TEST Physical Science
energy
Joule
kinetic energy
potential energy
the ability to cause change
the metric unit for energy
Depends on the object's velocity & mass.
Depends on the object's mass, height, and acceleration due to…
energy
the ability to cause change
Joule
the metric unit for energy
28 terms
Science Quarter 1 Exam
dependent variable
independent variable
controlled experiment
Steps of the Scientific Method
Outcome variable; measured result; changes according to facto…
Testing variable. Stands alone and doesn't rely on other fact…
An experiment in which only one variable is tested at a time.…
1. State the Question- problem you are trying to solve.... 2. Co…
dependent variable
Outcome variable; measured result; changes according to facto…
independent variable
Testing variable. Stands alone and doesn't rely on other fact…
12 terms
Science Stems~ 3rd Quarter
sur
medi
tempor
cred
over
middle
time
believe
sur
over
medi
middle
12 terms
Science Stems~ 2nd Quarter
ad
fer
bi
sub
to
carry
two
under
ad
to
fer
carry
12 terms
Science Stems~ 4th Quarter
acr
ject
per
anim
sharp
throw
through
mind
acr
sharp
ject
throw
12 terms
Science Core Terms Quarter !
evidence
quantitative data
qualitative data
hypothesis
proof. facts or data
data based on measurement
data based on a nonstandard scale (color, shape, etc)
an educated guess, prediction, testable explanation
evidence
proof. facts or data
quantitative data
data based on measurement
20 terms
Science quarter 2 exam
When you look out your window and see…
It takes 1.0 hours to drive 20km throu…
What happens if an object starts to ac…
What is inertia?
Speed ... distance (several houses away) divided by time (2 min…
Average
An unbalanced force is acting on it
The tendency to resist a change in an object's motion
When you look out your window and see…
Speed ... distance (several houses away) divided by time (2 min…
It takes 1.0 hours to drive 20km throu…
Average
12 terms
Science Stems~1st Quarter
vita
intra
stell
luna
life
within
star
moon
vita
life
intra
within
23 terms
Quarter 2 Science Vocabulary
Lever
Pivot point
Fulcrum
ramp
a simple machine that consists of a bar that pivots at a fixe…
a central point or pin on which something balances or turns
the point on which a lever (=bar) turns, balances, or is supp…
a slope or inclined plane for joining two different levels
Lever
a simple machine that consists of a bar that pivots at a fixe…
Pivot point
a central point or pin on which something balances or turns
8 terms
Science Vocabulary - Quarter 1
force
dependent variable
variable
hypothesis
a push or a pull
what is measured
something you can change in an experiment
a reasonable prediction to a testable question
force
a push or a pull
dependent variable
what is measured
13 terms
Science Quarter.
a section of DNA that codes for a spec…
DNA is copied during a process called
Section of DNA is transcribed into mRNA
mRNA codons are translated into amino…
gene
Replication
Transcription
Translation
a section of DNA that codes for a spec…
gene
DNA is copied during a process called
Replication
55 terms
Science quarter
God commanded every living thing to
The classification system we use today…
all living thing come from
Order of classification
reproduce after their kind
physical characteristics
other living things
kingdom, phylum, class, order, family, genius, species
God commanded every living thing to
reproduce after their kind
The classification system we use today…
physical characteristics
45 terms
CSA Science Quarter 1
Control Group
Independent variable
Dependent Variable
Constants
A baseline group that receives no treatment or a neutral trea…
The thing you are changing, does not depend on any other vari…
This thing changes based on the independent variabe
Things that stay the same in an experiment
Control Group
A baseline group that receives no treatment or a neutral trea…
Independent variable
The thing you are changing, does not depend on any other vari…
17 terms
Physical Science 3rd Quarter
solid
liquid
gas
matter
state of matter that has a definite shape and volume
state of matter that has a definite volume but shape can change
state of matter that has NO definite volume or shape
something that takes up space and has mass
solid
state of matter that has a definite shape and volume
liquid
state of matter that has a definite volume but shape can change
22 terms
Science Quarter
Ideal mechanical advantage
Name three types of pulleys
Compound machine
Efficiency
The mechanical advantage of a machine without friction
Fixed pulley, movable pulley, and block and tackle pulley
A machine made up of two or more simple machines
Output work divided by input work times 100%
Ideal mechanical advantage
The mechanical advantage of a machine without friction
Name three types of pulleys
Fixed pulley, movable pulley, and block and tackle pulley
22 terms
Science Quarter
Ideal mechanical advantage
Name three types of pulleys
Compound machine
Efficiency
The mechanical advantage of a machine without friction
Fixed pulley, movable pulley, and block and tackle pulley
A machine made up of two or more simple machines
Output work divided by input work times 100%
Ideal mechanical advantage
The mechanical advantage of a machine without friction
Name three types of pulleys
Fixed pulley, movable pulley, and block and tackle pulley
8 terms
Kindergarten Science Quarter 1 Vocabulary
sun
moon
stars
morning
sun
moon
10 terms
Set 2: 2nd Quarter Science
gravel
funnel
gauze
humus
small pieces of rock
a cone shaped tool used to collect and transfer water without…
a loosely woven piece of material, like what is used to put o…
the dark part of soil that is full of nutrients; from the dec…
gravel
small pieces of rock
funnel
a cone shaped tool used to collect and transfer water without…
85 terms
Science 8 Quarter 1 Review
Science
Observing
Quantitative Observation
Qualitative Observation
A way of learning about the natural world
using one or more of your senses to gather information
An observation that deals with a number or amount
An observation that deals with characteristics that cannot be…
Science
A way of learning about the natural world
Observing
using one or more of your senses to gather information
229 terms
Earth Science Quarter 1
rock
weathering
sediment
uplift
a naturally occurring solid mixture of one or more minerals a…
breaking down of rock into fragments
tiny rock fragments that are weathered, eroded, and deposited
movement within the earth's crust that causes rock inside the…
rock
a naturally occurring solid mixture of one or more minerals a…
weathering
breaking down of rock into fragments
20 terms
Science- 1st Quarter Science
Newton's 1st Law
Newton's 2nd Law
Newton's 3rd Law
Balanced Force
An object at rest stays at rest and an object in motion stays…
Acceleration is produced when a force acts on a mass. The gre…
For every action there is an equal and opposite re-action.
Two forces acting in opposite directions on an object, and eq…
Newton's 1st Law
An object at rest stays at rest and an object in motion stays…
Newton's 2nd Law
Acceleration is produced when a force acts on a mass. The gre…
23 terms
EARTH SCIENCE: FIRST QUARTER
GLOBE
Map
LIQUID H2O
PURPOSES OF LIQUID WATER
3D representation of the Earth
flat representation of the Earth
2 hydrogen atoms; 1 oxygen atom
- controls Earth's temperature... - hydrates... - washes/rinses
GLOBE
3D representation of the Earth
Map
flat representation of the Earth
161 terms
3rd quarter science final
hormone
testosterone
estrogen
progesterone
Chemical messenger; produced in glands
produced in testes; gives GUYS hair and deeper voice
sex hormone of females; produced in ovaries
produced in ovaries; gives girls less hair, etc.
hormone
Chemical messenger; produced in glands
testosterone
produced in testes; gives GUYS hair and deeper voice
26 terms
Quarter 2 Science Vocabulary
Transparent
Prism
Reflect
Wavelength
Material that allows light to pass through
Something that separates white light into colors
When light bounces off an object
The distance between one crest of a sound wave and the next
Transparent
Material that allows light to pass through
Prism
Something that separates white light into colors
76 terms
Quarter 3 science vocab
solid
liquid
gas
evaporation
Having the interior completely filled up
composed of molecules that move freely among themselves. Can…
molecules that move freely. They have no definite shape.
to change from liquid or solid state into vapor
solid
Having the interior completely filled up
liquid
composed of molecules that move freely among themselves. Can…
42 terms
Quarter 3 Science
Pangea
Evidence
Divergent
Seafloor Spreading
What is the name of the supercontinent? Plate Tectonics
Deposits, Shape, Mountain Ranges, Rock Types, and Fossil Type…
What type of boundary does seafloor spreading occur? *Plate T…
Divergent boundary is causing two plates to move away from on…
Pangea
What is the name of the supercontinent? Plate Tectonics
Evidence
Deposits, Shape, Mountain Ranges, Rock Types, and Fossil Type…
10 terms
Science Vocabulary 3rd Quarter
cell
organelle
nucleus
ribosome
smallest unit of an organism that can carry on life functions
structure in the cytoplasm of a eukaryotic cell that can act…
organelle that controls all the activities of a cell and cont…
small structure in which cells make their own proteins for th…
cell
smallest unit of an organism that can carry on life functions
organelle
structure in the cytoplasm of a eukaryotic cell that can act…
14 terms
2nd quarter Science Terms
water cycle
evaporation
condensation
sublimation
All the ways water moves around the earth and atmosphere.
When liquid water slowly changes into water vapor.
When water vapor turns into liquid water.
When snow or ice turns directly into fog.
water cycle
All the ways water moves around the earth and atmosphere.
evaporation
When liquid water slowly changes into water vapor.
21 terms
Science Quarter
What is the rate at which velocity cha…
What is a change in position with resp…
If you know a car travels 50 km in 30…
Your dad is driving to the beach. He d…
Acceleration
Motion
Average Speed
Divide to total distance by the total driving time.
What is the rate at which velocity cha…
Acceleration
What is a change in position with resp…
Motion
25 terms
Science Vocab - Quarter 1
ecosystem
artery
vein
predator
A biological community of interacting organisms and their phy…
A blood vessel that carries blood away from the heart
A blood vessel that carries blood back to the heart.
An animal that hunts other animals for food
ecosystem
A biological community of interacting organisms and their phy…
artery
A blood vessel that carries blood away from the heart
10 terms
7th Grade Science 1st Quarter Exam
tissue
cells
living things
specialized cells
cells that combine and work together to perform a specific fu…
cells divide to make more cells; cells have similar structure…
only LIVING things have CELLS
allow multicellular organisms to perform more functions than…
tissue
cells that combine and work together to perform a specific fu…
cells
cells divide to make more cells; cells have similar structure…
71 terms
Quarter 4 Science Test
Right
Left
Stratosphere
Troposphere
Wind is deflected to the ____ in the Northern Hemisphere (Atm…
Wind is deflected to the ____ in the Southern hemisphere (Atm…
This layer of the atmosphere contains ozone (Atmosphere)
This layer is where weather occurs (Atmosphere)
Right
Wind is deflected to the ____ in the Northern Hemisphere (Atm…
Left
Wind is deflected to the ____ in the Southern hemisphere (Atm…
25 terms
Science 2nd Quarter Reviewer
fungus
club fungi
yeast
athlete's foot
A heterotroph with rigid cell walls and no chlorophyll
Fungi that have reproductive structures called basidia that a…
A sac fungi that reproduces by budding
An imperfect fungi that infects feet
fungus
A heterotroph with rigid cell walls and no chlorophyll
club fungi
Fungi that have reproductive structures called basidia that a…
19 terms
Science 2nd Quarter Reviewer
animal cell
plant cell
nucleus
cytoplasm
an eukaryotic cell in which all the organelles are contained…
eukaryotic cells that differ in several key aspects from the…
controls all cellular activities
jelly-like substance that contains cell organelles
animal cell
an eukaryotic cell in which all the organelles are contained…
plant cell
eukaryotic cells that differ in several key aspects from the…
28 terms
quarter 2 science vocabulary
re
co
Anti
meter
again
with
against
to measure
re
again
co
with
41 terms
3rd Quarter Science Vocabulary
abiotic
adaptations
amplitude
atom
the nonliving part of the environment, including water, rocks…
Changes in physical structure, function, or behavior that all…
Height of a wave
Basic unit of matter
abiotic
the nonliving part of the environment, including water, rocks…
adaptations
Changes in physical structure, function, or behavior that all…
19 terms
2nd Quarter Reviewer Science
Archaebacteria
Eubacteria
aerobe
anaerobe
bacteria that live under extreme conditions such as: high tem…
known as "true bacteria", this is the most common type of bac…
an organism that uses oxygen for respiration
any organism that is able to live without oxygen
Archaebacteria
bacteria that live under extreme conditions such as: high tem…
Eubacteria
known as "true bacteria", this is the most common type of bac…
1st Quarter Science Vocab
volcano
Earthquake
Geology
Earth structure
a vent in the surface of earth through which magma and associ…
A sudden motion or trembling in earth caused by the abrupt re…
The study of a planet earth
A definable shape formed by geologic activity
volcano
a vent in the surface of earth through which magma and associ…
Earthquake
A sudden motion or trembling in earth caused by the abrupt re…
33 terms
Science 1st Quarter Vocab
volcano
earthquake
geology
earth structure
a vent in the surface of Earth through which magma and associ…
a sudden motion or trembling in Earth caused by the abrupt re…
the study of planet earth.
a definable shape formed by geologic activity.
volcano
a vent in the surface of Earth through which magma and associ…
earthquake
a sudden motion or trembling in Earth caused by the abrupt re…
25 terms
3rd Quarter Science
Clasification
Taxonomy
Dichotomous Key
Archea
the action or process of classifying something according to s…
the branch of science concerned with classification, especial…
is a tool that allows the user to determine the identity of i…
another term for archaebacteria.
Clasification
the action or process of classifying something according to s…
Taxonomy
the branch of science concerned with classification, especial…
60 terms
Science Quarter 1 Interim
Fossil or rock layer at the bottom
Fossil or rock layer at the top
An igneous intrusion is always
An index fossil
is the oldest
is the youngest
younger than the layer it cuts through
is a fossil that is found in many different places but only e…
Fossil or rock layer at the bottom
is the oldest
Fossil or rock layer at the top
is the youngest
339 terms
Science Quarter 2
Plain
Tectonic Plates
Tsunami
Valley
Flat grass land
Two sub layers of the Earths crust that move, float, and some…
Giant wave caused by oceanic earthquake
A depression between uphills, hills, and mountains, especiall…
Plain
Flat grass land
Tectonic Plates
Two sub layers of the Earths crust that move, float, and some…
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