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Transverse Wave
Longitudinal Wave
Wavelength
Amplitude
Where particles move perpendicular to the medium
Where particles move parallel to the medium
The length between two parts of a wave
The height of the wave
Transverse Wave
Where particles move perpendicular to the medium
Longitudinal Wave
Where particles move parallel to the medium
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pure substance
atom
density
mass
an element at its purest form
the smallest element that cannot be broken down
the ratio of mass of a substance to the volume of the substance
the matter of an object
pure substance
an element at its purest form
atom
the smallest element that cannot be broken down
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Magnification
electron micrscope
compound micrsope
single lens microscope
the action or process of magnifying something or being magnif…
a microscope of extremely high power that uses beams of elect…
an optical instrument for forming magnified images of small o…
An example of a single microscope (a magnifying glass) A simp…
Magnification
the action or process of magnifying something or being magnif…
electron micrscope
a microscope of extremely high power that uses beams of elect…
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Energy
Potential energy
Chemical energy
Nuclear energy
the ability ti cause change
stored energy due to the interaction between objects or parti…
the energy stored in and relesed from the bonds between atoms
the energy stored in and released from the nucleus of an atom
Energy
the ability ti cause change
Potential energy
stored energy due to the interaction between objects or parti…
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Big crystals
small crystals
Intrusive
Extrusive
intrusive
extrusive
Igneous rocks formed under the earths surface
Igneous rocks formed on the earths surface
Big crystals
intrusive
small crystals
extrusive
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Ice wedging (freezing-thawing)
Plant growth
Actions of Animals
Abrasion
When water freezes in a crack in a rock, it expands and makes…
Roots of trees and other plants enter cracks in rocks. As roo…
Animals that burrow themselves in the ground such as moles, g…
Grinding away of rock by rock particles carried by water, ice…
Ice wedging (freezing-thawing)
When water freezes in a crack in a rock, it expands and makes…
Plant growth
Roots of trees and other plants enter cracks in rocks. As roo…
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Axon
Soma
Dendrite
Axon terminal
the long part of a neuron that carries nerve impulses away fr…
another name for cell body
the finger like structures that receive neurotransmitters
are located at the end of the axon and convert the electrical…
Axon
the long part of a neuron that carries nerve impulses away fr…
Soma
another name for cell body
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Experiment
Measurement
Hypothesis
Scientific Meathod
Conduct tests and trials.
extent, size, etc., ascertained by measuring
An educated guess.
A process to get the correct data.
Experiment
Conduct tests and trials.
Measurement
extent, size, etc., ascertained by measuring
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biotic
abiotic
community
habitat
living elements in a echosystem
non living elements in a echosystem
the different populatitions that interact with each other
the natural home of the animal or plant
biotic
living elements in a echosystem
abiotic
non living elements in a echosystem
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Unicellular
Multicellular
Autotrophic
Heterotrophic
1 cell
2+ cells
A organism that can make its own food
A organism that can't make its own food
Unicellular
1 cell
Multicellular
2+ cells
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Thermal expantion
Termal expantion
Plazma
Knetic theory
...
An intrease in size when it heats up
Ionied gas
An explanation of how particals behave in gases
Thermal expantion
...
Termal expantion
An intrease in size when it heats up
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energy
knetic energy
thermal energy
temperture
all movement of particles
is the energy of a moving object
the energy of particles in matter
a measure of the average energy of motion f matter
energy
all movement of particles
knetic energy
is the energy of a moving object
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Energy
Work
Power
Two main types of energy
The ability to do work ( or cause a change )
The transfer of energy
The rate at which work is done ( the rate at which energy is…
Kinetic Energy - The energy of motion ... Potential Energy - Sto…
Energy
The ability to do work ( or cause a change )
Work
The transfer of energy
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somatic cells
sex cells
meiosis
haploid cells
all cells except sex cells
the cells other than somatic cells that are througha process…
the process that forms the sex cells that are called gamets
sex cells produced through the process of meisois contain hal…
somatic cells
all cells except sex cells
sex cells
the cells other than somatic cells that are througha process…
23 terms
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Atmosphere
Stratosphere
Thermosphere
Greenhouse effect
A mixture of gases that surround a planet.
Atmospheric layer above the troposphere.
The uppermost layer of the atmosphere
The natural heating process of a planet.
Atmosphere
A mixture of gases that surround a planet.
Stratosphere
Atmospheric layer above the troposphere.
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organism
cel
unicellular
multicelluar
a living thing
a basic unit of structure and function in an organism
made of a single cel
consisting of meany cells
organism
a living thing
cel
a basic unit of structure and function in an organism
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Science inqery
observation
inferance
a way of learning of the natural world.
the ways in witch scientists study the world
using one or more senses to gather info
a prediction based on observetions
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a way of learning of the natural world.
Science inqery
the ways in witch scientists study the world
8 terms
SCIANCE
elevation
topography
relief
landform
how high something is
the shape of land
the highest and lowest point
a feature of topography
elevation
how high something is
topography
the shape of land
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organism
habitat
individual
population
any living thing
where an organism lives
one single substance
all of the individuals of one kind in a specified area at one…
organism
any living thing
habitat
where an organism lives
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Rocket
Thrust
Velocity
Orbital Velocity
A device that expels gass in one direction to move in the oth…
Propels a rocket forwords.
A speed in a given direction.
Is the velocity a rocket must reach to make an orbit around E…
Rocket
A device that expels gass in one direction to move in the oth…
Thrust
Propels a rocket forwords.
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ATTRACT
REPEL
CURRENT
ELECTROMAGNET
Approach,get closer,adhere,unite
To Force back, back away from
The flow of electic charge
A device consisting of an iorn or steel cor that is magnitize…
ATTRACT
Approach,get closer,adhere,unite
REPEL
To Force back, back away from
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energy
kinetic energy
thermal energy
temperture
all movement of particles
is the energy of a moving object
the energy of motion of particles in matter
is a measure of the average energy of motion of matter
energy
all movement of particles
kinetic energy
is the energy of a moving object
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Friction
Static
Sliding friction
Rolling friction
the resistance that one surface or object encounters when mov…
Static friction is the friction that exists between a station…
Sliding friction is intended to stop an object from moving.
Friction that occurs when an object rolls over a surface
Friction
the resistance that one surface or object encounters when mov…
Static
Static friction is the friction that exists between a station…
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waves
energy
medium
air, gases, liquids, solids
Are a disterbice that transfers energy from place to place
is the abillity to do work
is the miterial a wave travels throw
are all mediums
waves
Are a disterbice that transfers energy from place to place
energy
is the abillity to do work
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Vortex
convection current
weather fronts
warm front
the spiral movement of liquids of the gasses in a storm
the upward movement of warm air and the downward movement of…
form at the boundary between two air masses with different te…
the beginning of a warm air mass. It is a boundary occurs whe…
Vortex
the spiral movement of liquids of the gasses in a storm
convection current
the upward movement of warm air and the downward movement of…
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light years
galixy
milky way
waxing cresent
the time it takes for a revalution
a star up in space
a galixy on the moon
almost fully coverd
light years
the time it takes for a revalution
galixy
a star up in space
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Length
Mass
Volume
Physical property
the measurement or extent of something from end to end.
The amount of matter in an object.
The amount of space something takes up.
a quality of a substance that can be observed without changin…
Length
the measurement or extent of something from end to end.
Mass
The amount of matter in an object.
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Osmosis
Diffusion
Dynamic equalibrium
Concentration grandient
Water molecules moving from high concentration to low concent…
Smaller molecules moving from high to low concentration
When the concentrations equal out
The difference between the two concentrations
Osmosis
Water molecules moving from high concentration to low concent…
Diffusion
Smaller molecules moving from high to low concentration
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Shield volcano
Composite
Cinder
Fact: Sheild
Sheild. The sheild volcano flows lava from the vent
It is tall in hight. The lava is explosive
Between tall and short. This volcano is a mixture of oozing l…
The sheild volcano is dome shaped.
Shield volcano
Sheild. The sheild volcano flows lava from the vent
Composite
It is tall in hight. The lava is explosive
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Charles law
Boyles
States of matter
Characteristic property
the volume of a fixed mass of gas is directly proportional to…
the volume of a given sample of gas at a constant temperature…
...
...
Charles law
the volume of a fixed mass of gas is directly proportional to…
Boyles
the volume of a given sample of gas at a constant temperature…
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this layer contains the asthenosphere
this layer is the thin rocky skin of t…
this layyer is solid, metel sphere mad…
both of these layers are made of iron…
upper mantle
crust
inner core
mantle
this layer contains the asthenosphere
upper mantle
this layer is the thin rocky skin of t…
crust
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Recesssive Allele
Dominant allele
Allele
Gene
An allele that is masked when a ... dominant allele is also pres…
• An allele whose trait always... shows up in the organism ... when…
Different forms of a gene ... (you get one from mother, ... one fro…
A segment of DNA on a ... chromosome that is a recipe ... for a spe…
Recesssive Allele
An allele that is masked when a ... dominant allele is also pres…
Dominant allele
• An allele whose trait always... shows up in the organism ... when…
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A___ is the simplest form of matter
The most abundant atoms in living thin…
The prosses of rearranging atoms in 1…
water is a ___ that is made from chemi…
element
carbon, oxygen, nitrogen
mixture
compound
A___ is the simplest form of matter
element
The most abundant atoms in living thin…
carbon, oxygen, nitrogen
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integumentary system
homeostasis
epidermis
dermis
Consists of the skin, mucous membranes, hair, and nail
Process by which organisms maintain a relatively stable inter…
An outer layer of cells designed to provide protection
Corium: "true skin"; thick layer of connective tissue contain…
integumentary system
Consists of the skin, mucous membranes, hair, and nail
homeostasis
Process by which organisms maintain a relatively stable inter…
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the study of heredity
The passing off of traits from parents…
father of genetics
1822
genetics
heredity
what was mendels nickname
when was he born
the study of heredity
genetics
The passing off of traits from parents…
heredity
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metric system... cm m km
length... m
volume... cm3
meniscus
a system of measuring in science
measured in meters
how much space on object takes up
a curve in the cylinder
metric system... cm m km
a system of measuring in science
length... m
measured in meters
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somatic cells
interphase
cell cycle
mitosis
all the cells in the bodyexcept sex cells the cells that make…
the longest part of the cell cycle when the cell grows and de…
the process of what somatic cells go through in order to grow…
when the cell divides
somatic cells
all the cells in the bodyexcept sex cells the cells that make…
interphase
the longest part of the cell cycle when the cell grows and de…
15 terms
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Force
Newton
Net force
Unbalanced forces
Push and pull
The strength of a force is measured in the SI.
Determines whether an object moves and also in which directio…
Cause an object to move
Force
Push and pull
Newton
The strength of a force is measured in the SI.
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mitosis
meiosis
gamete
chromosome
Cell's division (PMAT) of the nucleus. Final product is 2 cel…
(genetics) cell division that produces reproductive cells in…
Haploid cells (n) produced by diploid cells (2n) for the purp…
Bodies within the nucleus made in DNA and proteins called the…
mitosis
Cell's division (PMAT) of the nucleus. Final product is 2 cel…
meiosis
(genetics) cell division that produces reproductive cells in…
21 terms
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Cardiovascular System
blood
arteries
capillaries
a bunch of organs that move blood from your body cells
a tissue made out of red,and white cells,plasma,platelets
blood veseles that carry blood from your harte
the smallest blood vessele
Cardiovascular System
a bunch of organs that move blood from your body cells
blood
a tissue made out of red,and white cells,plasma,platelets
29 terms
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Geologist
Crust
Elevation
Asthenosphere
A person who is trained in and works in any of the geologic s…
The outermost layer of earth composed of rock
The height from sea level to a point on earth surface
A layer of earths interior immediately below the Li THOSPHERE…
Geologist
A person who is trained in and works in any of the geologic s…
Crust
The outermost layer of earth composed of rock
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Armature
ALNICO
Commutator
Compass
The part of an electric motor or generator that produces an e…
A powerful permanent-magnet alloy containing iron, nickel, al…
A series of bars or segments so connected to armature coils o…
A device that is used to find direction by means of a needle…
Armature
The part of an electric motor or generator that produces an e…
ALNICO
A powerful permanent-magnet alloy containing iron, nickel, al…
21 terms
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Weight
Mass
Units of Mass
Volume
Measure of the force of gravity on you.
The measurement of the amount of matter in an object.
Measures the properties of matter.
The amount of space that matter occupies.
Weight
Measure of the force of gravity on you.
Mass
The measurement of the amount of matter in an object.
27 terms
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Aquatic ecosystem
Autotroph
Bionomical classification
Carnivore
And ecosystem that is located in bodies of water
An organism that produces its own food such as a plant
The system of remaining an organism using two terms the first…
An organism that consumes other animals
Aquatic ecosystem
And ecosystem that is located in bodies of water
Autotroph
An organism that produces its own food such as a plant
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Osmosis
Facilitated diffusion
Endocytosis
Exocytosis
a process by which molecules tend to pass through a semiperme…
is the process of spontaneous passive transport of molecules…
is a form of active transport in which a cell transports mole…
a process by which the contents of a cell vacuole are release…
Osmosis
a process by which molecules tend to pass through a semiperme…
Facilitated diffusion
is the process of spontaneous passive transport of molecules…
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William Horner
Nicephore Niepce
George Eastman
Thomas Edison
created the zoetrope
made the first photographic image
developed celluloid film
began using celluloid film
William Horner
created the zoetrope
Nicephore Niepce
made the first photographic image
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sciance terms
fossil
permineralized remains
carbon film
mold
remains, imprints, or traces of prehistoric organisms
fossils in which the the spaces inside are filled with minera…
thin film of carbon residue preserved as a fossil
a type of body fossil that forms in rocks when an organism wi…
fossil
remains, imprints, or traces of prehistoric organisms
permineralized remains
fossils in which the the spaces inside are filled with minera…
20 terms
sciance vocab
biome
temperate deciduous forest
Coniferous Forest (Taiga)
Tropical Rain Forest
geographical area characterized by certain types of plants an…
tree loose leaves, main type of vegetation, has 4 seasons als…
has waxy covered needles to reduce water lose... and produces se…
More biological diversity (more types of animals and plants)…
biome
geographical area characterized by certain types of plants an…
temperate deciduous forest
tree loose leaves, main type of vegetation, has 4 seasons als…
10 terms
sciance vocab
multiple alleles
sex chromosomes
sex-linked gene
carrier
3 of more forms of a gene that that code for a single trait
a pair of chromosomes carrying genes that determine whether a…
a gene that carried on the X or Y chromosomes
a person who has 1 recessive allele for a trait, but does not…
multiple alleles
3 of more forms of a gene that that code for a single trait
sex chromosomes
a pair of chromosomes carrying genes that determine whether a…
11 terms
Sciance Vocabulary
Synthetic
Cleavage
Metamorphic
Streak
Made or put together by people; something artificial
A mineral's ability to split easily along flat surfaces.
A type of rock that forms from an existing rock that is chang…
the color of a mineral's powder
Synthetic
Made or put together by people; something artificial
Cleavage
A mineral's ability to split easily along flat surfaces.
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