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5th Grade Science Vocabulary - TAKS Obj. 4
Landforms
Erosion
Weathering
Minerals
One of many different-shaped features found on the continents…
The wearing away of rock or soil by wind, water, or ice
A process that breaks down rocks
Nonliving natural materials with a regular structure, includi…
Landforms
One of many different-shaped features found on the continents…
Erosion
The wearing away of rock or soil by wind, water, or ice
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5th grade science TAKS vocabulary
hypothesis
mass
volume
inference
a statement that we can test
a measure of the amount of matter an object contains
the amount of space an object takes up
a reasonable conclusion based on what you observe
hypothesis
a statement that we can test
mass
a measure of the amount of matter an object contains
Science TAKS Vocabulary
Absorb
Adaptation
Advantage
Alternative energy sources
To take something up or in: to soak up a liquid or take in nu…
To change to your environment: to develop physical and behavi…
A factor or combination of factors that gives you a better ch…
Sources are energy sources, which are not based on the burnin…
Absorb
To take something up or in: to soak up a liquid or take in nu…
Adaptation
To change to your environment: to develop physical and behavi…
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Science Exit TAKS Vocabulary - A
Precipitate
Volatile
Control group
Experimental group
the solid that sometimes forms in a liquid solution during a…
a volatile substance will easily turn into a vapor (gas)
the part of an experiment that is left untreated so the resul…
the part of an experiment that receives the experimental trea…
Precipitate
the solid that sometimes forms in a liquid solution during a…
Volatile
a volatile substance will easily turn into a vapor (gas)
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10th Grade TAKS Science Vocab: Objective 4
Compound
Element
Mixture
Physical properties
Composed of atoms of different substances that are chemically…
A substance that can not be broken down into simpler substances
Combination of substances that do not combine chemically but…
Characteristic of a material that can be observed without cha…
Compound
Composed of atoms of different substances that are chemically…
Element
A substance that can not be broken down into simpler substances
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5th grade science TAKS vocabulary
hypothesis
mass
volume
inference
a statement that we can test
a measure of the amount of matter an object contains
the amount of space an object takes up
a reasonable conclusion based on what you observe
hypothesis
a statement that we can test
mass
a measure of the amount of matter an object contains
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5th grade science TAKS vocabulary
mass
weight
solid, liquid, and gas
solid
the amount of matter in an object
the measure of force of gravity on an object
the three states of matter
state of matter in which particles are packed tightly togethe…
mass
the amount of matter in an object
weight
the measure of force of gravity on an object
5th grade science TAKS vocabulary
hypothesis
mass
volume
inference
a statement that we can test
a measure of the amount of matter an object contains
the amount of space an object takes up
a reasonable conclusion based on what you observe
hypothesis
a statement that we can test
mass
a measure of the amount of matter an object contains
5th grade science TAKS vocabulary
hypothesis
mass
volume
inference
a statement that we can test
a measure of the amount of matter an object contains
the amount of space an object takes up
a reasonable conclusion based on what you observe
hypothesis
a statement that we can test
mass
a measure of the amount of matter an object contains
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5th grade science TAKS vocabulary
hypothesis
mass
inherited traits
learned behavior
a statement that we can test
a measure of the amount of matter an object contains
traits passed on from parents to offspring, they are controll…
behavior you're not born knowing how to do, that you must be…
hypothesis
a statement that we can test
mass
a measure of the amount of matter an object contains
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5th Grade Science Vocabulary - TAKS Obj. 2
Characteristic
Consumer
Producer
Photosynthesis
A body feature that helps an organism survive in its environm…
An organism that feeds on other organisms, or a person who bu…
An organism, such as a plant, that can make its own food by p…
The process by which plants use light energy from the sun to…
Characteristic
A body feature that helps an organism survive in its environm…
Consumer
An organism that feeds on other organisms, or a person who bu…
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5th Grade Science Vocabulary - TAKS Obj. 3
Energy
Electrical Energy
Heat
Light Energy
The ability to cause changes in matter and to make things hap…
Caused by charged particles
Energy produced by the movement of particles in matter
Energy you can see that moves in waves
Energy
The ability to cause changes in matter and to make things hap…
Electrical Energy
Caused by charged particles
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5th Grade Science Vocabulary - TAKS Obj. 1
Hazard
Precaution
Conservation
Recycle
Anything that can be dangerous
Something done to prevent an accident
The careful use and protection of natural resources
To reuse materials
Hazard
Anything that can be dangerous
Precaution
Something done to prevent an accident
5th Grade Science Vocabulary - TAKS Obj. 2
Characteristic
Consumer
Producer
Photosynthesis
A body feature that helps an organism survive in its environm…
An organism that feeds on other organisms, or a person who bu…
An organism, such as a plant, that can make its own food by p…
The process by which plants use light energy from the sun to…
Characteristic
A body feature that helps an organism survive in its environm…
Consumer
An organism that feeds on other organisms, or a person who bu…
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Georgetown High School TAKS Science Ojective 4 Student Review
law of conservation of mass
250 grams of magnesium react with 164…
345 grams of water decompose to form
CH₄ + O₂ → CO₂ + H₂O
matter cannot be created or destroyed; the mass before and af…
414 grams of magnesium oxide form
38 grams of hydrogen and 307 grams of oxygen
CH₄ + 2O₂ → CO₂ + 2H₂O
law of conservation of mass
matter cannot be created or destroyed; the mass before and af…
250 grams of magnesium react with 164…
414 grams of magnesium oxide form
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Physical Science Vocabulary 4
relative density
volume
density
physical state of matter
how the densities of different kinds of matter compare to eac…
the amount of space matter takes up
the amount of matter in a certain amount of volume (this is w…
one of three forms in which matter can exist (solid, liquid,…
relative density
how the densities of different kinds of matter compare to eac…
volume
the amount of space matter takes up
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Week 4 Science Vocabulary
Nitrogen
Carbon Dioxide
Oxygen
Water Vapor
gas that makes up around 78% of Earth's atmospheric gases.
greenhouse gas that continues to increase naturally and by hu…
gas that makes up around 20-21% of Earth's atmospheric gases,…
water in the form of a gas and over 99% is found in the tropo…
Nitrogen
gas that makes up around 78% of Earth's atmospheric gases.
Carbon Dioxide
greenhouse gas that continues to increase naturally and by hu…
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Science Vocabulary #4
Heat
Electrical
Kinetic
Light
Energy that transfers between substances because of a differe…
Energy that moves through wires and creates motion, light, or…
Energy of movement; changing position and/or direction.
The form of energy that makes it possible to see things. Elec…
Heat
Energy that transfers between substances because of a differe…
Electrical
Energy that moves through wires and creates motion, light, or…
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Science - Ch. 4 Vocabulary
producer
ecosystem
consumer
habitat
living thing that makes its own food
all the living and nonliving things in an environment and the…
living thing that eats other living things
area or place where an organism lives in an ecosystem
producer
living thing that makes its own food
ecosystem
all the living and nonliving things in an environment and the…
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Science Vocabulary 4
Mechanical Energy
Salt
Mixture
Solution
energy from moving machine parts
substance that dose NOT dissolve
a combination of 2 or more substances;keep their OWN physical…
a mixture where 1 substance is dissolve into another
Mechanical Energy
energy from moving machine parts
Salt
substance that dose NOT dissolve
Science Vocabulary 4
Protein
Carbohydrate
Lipid
ATPs
A molecule that is made up of amino acids and that is needed…
A class of molecules that includes sugars, starches, and fibe…
A fat molecule or a molecule that has similar properties; exa…
Adenosine triphosphate; a molecule that acts as the main ener…
Protein
A molecule that is made up of amino acids and that is needed…
Carbohydrate
A class of molecules that includes sugars, starches, and fibe…
Science Vocabulary List 4
biome
bone marrow
bud
budding
a large-scale ecosystem
produces red and white blood cells
a flower that has not yet bloomed
asexual reproduction in which the parent forms a bud that eve…
biome
a large-scale ecosystem
bone marrow
produces red and white blood cells
Chapter 4 Science Vocabulary
nucleus
proton
atomic mass unit
neutron
small, dense positively charged center of an atom
subatomic particle that has a POSITIVE charge and is found in…
unit used to measure the masses of subatomic particles;
subatomic particle that has NO charge and is found in the NUC…
nucleus
small, dense positively charged center of an atom
proton
subatomic particle that has a POSITIVE charge and is found in…
Science Ch. 4 Vocabulary
resource
competition
pollution
endangered
something in the environment that helps an organism survive
fighting for resources
harmful materials in the water, air, or land
when an animal is close to being extinct
resource
something in the environment that helps an organism survive
competition
fighting for resources
Science Vocabulary #4.1
conservation
pollution
natural resources
recycle
the wise use of natural resources to keep them from being use…
the addition of harmful materials into the environment
resources provided by Earth, including air, water, land, all…
the process of making new products from materials that were u…
conservation
the wise use of natural resources to keep them from being use…
pollution
the addition of harmful materials into the environment
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Chapter 4 Science Vocabulary
sere
secondary succession
softwood
topography
stage succession
series of events
Bears Cones
mountains, valleys, rivers
sere
stage succession
secondary succession
series of events
Science Vocabulary #2.4
weathering
erosion
deposition
landslide
the breaking down of rocks by physical force
the movement of sediment or soil from one location to another…
when particles carried by water, ice, or wind are deposited (…
the movement of a mass of rock, debris, or earth down a slope…
weathering
the breaking down of rocks by physical force
erosion
the movement of sediment or soil from one location to another…
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Earth Science Regents Vocabulary 4
Jet Stream
Joule
Kinetic energy
land breeze
Very fast winds that flow in the upper atmosphere from west t…
Used to measure energy
energy in motion
blows at night from the land to sea
Jet Stream
Very fast winds that flow in the upper atmosphere from west t…
Joule
Used to measure energy
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Science Ch 4 Vocabulary
resource
competition
symbiosis
host
a supply of something useful for survival like water, or plan…
a struggle between two or more organisms for the same resource
a close relationship in which two or more organisms from diff…
an organism that has a parasite living in or on it.... Trees are…
resource
a supply of something useful for survival like water, or plan…
competition
a struggle between two or more organisms for the same resource
Science Vocabulary #1.4
moon
gravity
astronaut
waxing
a large, round object that orbits a planet
a force that pulls objects toward each other
a person who travels in a spacecraft into outer space
when the visible part of the moon increases (gets bigger)
moon
a large, round object that orbits a planet
gravity
a force that pulls objects toward each other
Science Vocabulary #4.4
planet
revolution
rotation
orbit
a large, round body that revolves around a star in a clear or…
the trip of a planet around the sun; on Earth it takes 365 da…
the way a planet turns on its axis; on Earth it takes 24 hour…
to follow a circular or elliptical path around a central body
planet
a large, round body that revolves around a star in a clear or…
revolution
the trip of a planet around the sun; on Earth it takes 365 da…
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Ch. 4 - Science - Vocabulary terms
water cycle
evaporation
condensation
precipitation
the continuous movement of water between Earth's surface and…
the changing of a liquid into a gas
the changing of a gas into a liquid
any form of water that falls from the atmosphere and reaches…
water cycle
the continuous movement of water between Earth's surface and…
evaporation
the changing of a liquid into a gas
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Science Vocabulary Set #4 (Measurement)
Celsius (°C):
Centimeter (cm):
Distance:
Estimate:
the temperature scale used in the metric system. Water freeze…
one one-hundredth of a meter.
how far it is between two points.
an approximate value for a measurement.
Celsius (°C):
the temperature scale used in the metric system. Water freeze…
Centimeter (cm):
one one-hundredth of a meter.
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Chapter 4 Science Vocabulary
Competition
Parasite
Host
Succession
when two or more species in an ecosystem must use the same li…
an organism that lives on or in another organism, helping its…
an organism that is harmed by a parasite.
gradual change from one community of organisms to another
Competition
when two or more species in an ecosystem must use the same li…
Parasite
an organism that lives on or in another organism, helping its…
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Science CH.4 Vocabulary
exoskeleton
succession
metamorphosis
spiracles
a rigid external covering for the body providing both support…
A series of predictable and orderly changes within an ecosyst…
Change in form; transformation
Tiny openings through which an insect breathes
exoskeleton
a rigid external covering for the body providing both support…
succession
A series of predictable and orderly changes within an ecosyst…
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Bundle 4 Science Vocabulary
Producer
Consumer
Food Web
Ecosystem
an organism that uses sunlight to make its own food for energy
an organism that gets energy from eating another organism
an interconnected set of food chains
all of the living and nonliving things in an area and the int…
Producer
an organism that uses sunlight to make its own food for energy
Consumer
an organism that gets energy from eating another organism
Science Vocabulary May 4
Fossil fuel
wind energy
solar energy
natural resource
organic materials made from decayed plants and animals that h…
energy from the wind turned into electrical power
energy used from the sun
resources from the environment
Fossil fuel
organic materials made from decayed plants and animals that h…
wind energy
energy from the wind turned into electrical power
science vocabulary 4.4
artificial selection
directional selection
disruptive selection
endosymbiosis
Breeding organisms with specific traits in order to produce o…
Natural selection in which individuals at one end of the phen…
Natural selection in which individuals at the upper and lower…
Process through which early prokaryotic cells are thought to…
artificial selection
Breeding organisms with specific traits in order to produce o…
directional selection
Natural selection in which individuals at one end of the phen…
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Science Vocabulary 4.2
atomic mass
periodic table
period
group
the average mass of all the isotopes of an element
an arrangement of elements showing the repeating pattern of t…
the periodic table is organized in horizontal rows
the vertical columns of the periodic table
atomic mass
the average mass of all the isotopes of an element
periodic table
an arrangement of elements showing the repeating pattern of t…
Science Vocabulary #3.4
water cycle
weather
precipitation
evaporation
the movement of water from Earth's surface into the air and b…
what the air is like outside; it includes the temperature and…
water that falls to Earth as hail, mist, rain, sleet, or snow
the change from liquid water from rivers, lakes, or the ocean…
water cycle
the movement of water from Earth's surface into the air and b…
weather
what the air is like outside; it includes the temperature and…
science vocabulary 4.4
artificial selection
directional selection
disruptive selection
endosymbiosis
Breeding organisms with specific traits in order to produce o…
Natural selection in which individuals at one end of the phen…
Natural selection in which individuals at the upper and lower…
Process through which early prokaryotic cells are thought to…
artificial selection
Breeding organisms with specific traits in order to produce o…
directional selection
Natural selection in which individuals at one end of the phen…
Science Vocabulary #4.1
atmosphere
thermometer
oxygen
cumulus clouds
all of the air that surrounds the Earth
a tool used to measure the temperature
a chemical that makes up 21% of the atmosphere and is importa…
clouds with flat bottoms and puffy tops that look like piles…
atmosphere
all of the air that surrounds the Earth
thermometer
a tool used to measure the temperature
Science Vocabulary #4.5
environment
ecosystem
habitat
food chain
everything that surrounds a living thing
the living and nonliving things that interact in an environment
the place where a living thing makes its home
how different organisms eat each other to transfer energy fro…
environment
everything that surrounds a living thing
ecosystem
the living and nonliving things that interact in an environment
Science Vocabulary #4.3
star
light-year
axis
sun
a giant ball of hot, glowing gases that release energy
the distance light travels in one year
an imaginary line around which Earth spins
the closest star to Earth
star
a giant ball of hot, glowing gases that release energy
light-year
the distance light travels in one year
Science Vocabulary #4
condensation
insulator
boiling point
melting point
when water vapor becomes liquid water
a substance that does not allow electricity to travel through…
100 degrees Celsius for water
0 degrees Celsius for water
condensation
when water vapor becomes liquid water
insulator
a substance that does not allow electricity to travel through…
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Science- Ch. 4 vocabulary
ecological succession
primary succession
substrate
pioneer species
the predictable and orderly changes that occur over time i a…
the series of changes occurring in a newly formed, barren hab…
the base, usually rock or soil, in which an organism lives
the first species to populate or repopulate a barren or distu…
ecological succession
the predictable and orderly changes that occur over time i a…
primary succession
the series of changes occurring in a newly formed, barren hab…
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Science Ch. 4 Vocabulary
matter
mass
property
atom
anything that has mass and takes up space
the amount of matter in an object
a characteristic of matter
a tiny particle that all things are made of
matter
anything that has mass and takes up space
mass
the amount of matter in an object
Science Unit 4 Vocabulary
Complete Metamorphosis
Incomplete metamorphosis
Pollination
Fertilization
Four Stages: egg, larva, pupa, and adult
Three Stages: egg, nymph and adult
As insects or wind move from flower to flower, it transfers p…
Fertilization in plants occur when a sperm cell unites with t…
Complete Metamorphosis
Four Stages: egg, larva, pupa, and adult
Incomplete metamorphosis
Three Stages: egg, nymph and adult
Science 4 Vocabulary
Photosynthesis
Autotroph
Heterotroph
Chlorophyll
The process by which a cell captures energy in sunlight and u…
An organism that makes its own energy
An organism that cannot make its own energy
The main pigment for photosynthesis in chloroplasts is chloro…
Photosynthesis
The process by which a cell captures energy in sunlight and u…
Autotroph
An organism that makes its own energy
Unit 4 Science Vocabulary
matter
mass
physical property
volume
anything that has mass and takes up space
the amount of matter in an object
anything you can observe about an object by using one or more…
the amount of space that matter takes up
matter
anything that has mass and takes up space
mass
the amount of matter in an object
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