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Science 6 - Sky Science
Asteroids
Astronomy
Atmosphere
Black Hole
Chunks of rock that vary in size from very large (approx. 103…
The study of the universe and all the bodies that appear in t…
A layer of air between the Earth and outer space.
An intense gravitational field created when a star runs out o…
Asteroids
Chunks of rock that vary in size from very large (approx. 103…
Astronomy
The study of the universe and all the bodies that appear in t…
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Science 6 Chapter 6
vascular plant
nonvascular plant
rhizoid
rhizome
A plant with tubelike structures that transport water.
A plant that lacks structures that transport water and other…
A thin, rootlike structure.
The underground stem from which some vascular plants grow. Ex…
vascular plant
A plant with tubelike structures that transport water.
nonvascular plant
A plant that lacks structures that transport water and other…
Science 6 Chapter 4
Organism
Life Span or Life Cycle
Environments
Energy
A complete living thing.
The process of birth, growth, reproduction, and death.
A living things surroundings.
The ability to do work.
Organism
A complete living thing.
Life Span or Life Cycle
The process of birth, growth, reproduction, and death.
Science 6 Chapter 1
lithosphere
plates
plate boundary
earthquake
An area of planet Earth. This area includes the Earth's crust…
Large pieces of the lithosphere.
The area where two plates meet.
Released energy that causes vibration in the earth's surface.
lithosphere
An area of planet Earth. This area includes the Earth's crust…
plates
Large pieces of the lithosphere.
Science 6 Chapter 2
rock cycle
weathering
mechanical weathering
chemical weathering
a word scientists use to explain how rock changes over time
the process of breaking down rocks - breaking rocks into smal…
breaking rocks into smaller and smaller pieces by frost wedgi…
transforming rocks into new substances - by the processes of…
rock cycle
a word scientists use to explain how rock changes over time
weathering
the process of breaking down rocks - breaking rocks into smal…
Science 6 Chapter 3
Renewable Resources
Nonrenewable Resources
Fossil Fuels
Three Types of Fossil Fuels
Resources that can be replaced by natural means in a relative…
Resources that cannot be replaced easily
Fuels formed when the remains of plants and animals are burie…
Petroleum (liquid rock), natural gas, and coal
Renewable Resources
Resources that can be replaced by natural means in a relative…
Nonrenewable Resources
Resources that cannot be replaced easily
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Hopkinton 6 Science Topography
relief
elevation
longitude
latitude
the difference in elevation between the highest and lowest po…
the height above sea level of a point on the earth's surface
the distance in degrees east or west of the prime meridian
the distance in degrees north or south of the equator
relief
the difference in elevation between the highest and lowest po…
elevation
the height above sea level of a point on the earth's surface
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Science 6 chapter 6
Chemistry
Matter
Weight
True
The study of what substances are made of and how one substanc…
Anything that takes up space and has mass
A measure of the pull of gravity on an object
True or False: The weight of an object changes from place to…
Chemistry
The study of what substances are made of and how one substanc…
Matter
Anything that takes up space and has mass
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Physical Science Ch. 6
1. every element consists of tiny part…
chemistry
elements
compounds
What are the five points of Dalton's Atomic Theory?
the organized study of the composition and interactions of ma…
substances composed of a single type of atom
substances composed of more than one type of atom linked toge…
1. every element consists of tiny part…
What are the five points of Dalton's Atomic Theory?
chemistry
the organized study of the composition and interactions of ma…
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Science 6 Chapter 8
static electricity
current electricity
circuit
conductor
A buildup of electrical charges on the surface of an object.
The continuous flow of electrons around a circuit.
An unbroken path through which electricity can flow.
A material that allows electricity to flow through it.
static electricity
A buildup of electrical charges on the surface of an object.
current electricity
The continuous flow of electrons around a circuit.
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Science 6, Unit 1 Vocabulary
Condensation
Conduction
Conductor of Heat
Convection
The change in state from a gas to a liquid
The direct transfer of heat from one substance to another sub…
A substance which allows heat to pass through it easily. E.g.…
Heat transfer that occurs in moving fluids (gases or liquids)…
Condensation
The change in state from a gas to a liquid
Conduction
The direct transfer of heat from one substance to another sub…
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Science 6, Chapter 6 BJU
vascular or nonvascular
liverwort
rhizoids
horsetails
when plants are classified by how they transport water, they…
This is one type of nonvascular plant
the rootlike structures of mosses and liverworts
vascular plants with tall, hollow, jointed stems
vascular or nonvascular
when plants are classified by how they transport water, they…
liverwort
This is one type of nonvascular plant
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Science Vocab Week 6
paleomagnetism
terrane
transform boundary
rifting
the study of the alignment of magnetic minerals in rock, spec…
a piece of lithosphere that has a unique geologic history and…
the boundary between tectonic plates that are sliding past ea…
the process by which Earth's crust breaks apart.
paleomagnetism
the study of the alignment of magnetic minerals in rock, spec…
terrane
a piece of lithosphere that has a unique geologic history and…
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Hopkinton 6 Science Rocks
igneous rock
sedimentary rock
metamorphic rock
extrusive rock
A type of rock that forms from the cooling of molten rock at…
A type of rock that forms when particles from other rocks or…
A type of rock that forms from an existing rock that is chang…
igneous rock that forms from lava on Earth surface.
igneous rock
A type of rock that forms from the cooling of molten rock at…
sedimentary rock
A type of rock that forms when particles from other rocks or…
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Science 6 Quiz 2
force
net force
balanced forces
unbalanced forces
A push or pull exerted on an object
The overall force acting on an object after all the forces ar…
Equal forces acting on an object in opposite directions
Forces acting on an object are not equal in all directions an…
force
A push or pull exerted on an object
net force
The overall force acting on an object after all the forces ar…
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Science 6-Chapter 4
cell wall
nucleus
cell membrane
cytoplasm
Keeps the cell rigid and helps the whole plant keep its shape
Directs the way the cell grows, develops, and divides
Controls what goes in and out of a cell
Jellylike substance that fills the cell and surrounds the nuc…
cell wall
Keeps the cell rigid and helps the whole plant keep its shape
nucleus
Directs the way the cell grows, develops, and divides
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Science 6 Ch 6
vascular
nonvascular
rhizoids
rhizomes
plants with roots and tubelike structures that transport wate…
plants that have rhizoids and that absorb water through their…
thin rootlike structures of mosses
ferns and horsetails grow from these underground stems
vascular
plants with roots and tubelike structures that transport wate…
nonvascular
plants that have rhizoids and that absorb water through their…
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BJU Science 6 Chapter 1
Why is it difficult to be certain abou…
normal fault
reverse fault
strike-strip fault
man has limited ability to observe the earth's interior and i…
as rocks move apart a section of the rock may fall between th…
occurs where rocks push together until they force a section o…
occurs as rocks move horizontal
Why is it difficult to be certain abou…
man has limited ability to observe the earth's interior and i…
normal fault
as rocks move apart a section of the rock may fall between th…
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BJU Science 6 Chapter 4
Organism
Life Span or Life Cycle
Environments
Energy
A complete living thing.
The process of birth, growth, reproduction, and death.
A living things surroundings.
The ability to do work.
Organism
A complete living thing.
Life Span or Life Cycle
The process of birth, growth, reproduction, and death.
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Science 6 - Flight
Buoyancy
Vacuum
Aircraft
Fuselage
the ability of an object to float or rise when placed in a fl…
where there is no air pressure
any weight-carrying structure designed to navigate through th…
the main body of the plane
Buoyancy
the ability of an object to float or rise when placed in a fl…
Vacuum
where there is no air pressure
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Science 6 Cells & Classification A
a living thing
how long an organism lives
the series of changes in the life of a…
grow and develop... obtain and use resour…
organism
lifespan
life cycle
living things
a living thing
organism
how long an organism lives
lifespan
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science 6
heart
brain
blood
stomach
heart
brain
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G6 Science Vocabulary
Particle
State of Matter
Melting Point/Freezing Point
Boiling Point
n. a small piece of matter
n. the form of matter (mostly solid, liquid, or gas)
n. the temperature that a type of matter changes from a solid…
n. the temperature that a type of matter changes from a liqui…
Particle
n. a small piece of matter
State of Matter
n. the form of matter (mostly solid, liquid, or gas)
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Science 6:The Planets
Mercury
Venus
Earth
Mars
The planet closest to the sun and the smallest planet
The warmest planet and the second planet from the sun
The third planet from the sun.
The red planet. The fourth planet from the sun.
Mercury
The planet closest to the sun and the smallest planet
Venus
The warmest planet and the second planet from the sun
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Physical Science Vocab #6
Subimation
Viscosity
Valence Electron
Neutron
Solid state turns directly to a gas, skipping the liquid state
a liquid's resistance to flow
an electron in an outer shell of an atom that can be lost to…
neutral (no charge) particle in the nucleus of the atom
Subimation
Solid state turns directly to a gas, skipping the liquid state
Viscosity
a liquid's resistance to flow
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BJU Science 6 Chapter 2
Rock Cycle
Weathering
Mechanical Weathering
Chemical Weathering
the term scientists use to explain the changing of rock
the process of breaking down rocks - types: Mechanical and Ch…
breaking rocks into smaller and smaller pieces - types: frost…
transforming rocks into new substances - oxidation, carbonic…
Rock Cycle
the term scientists use to explain the changing of rock
Weathering
the process of breaking down rocks - types: Mechanical and Ch…
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Grade 6 Science
Cast
Chromatography
Classification
Constant Variable
A moulded mass of plaster used to create footprints or tire t…
Separation of a mixture (usually ink) into its separate colou…
The arrangement of things into groups on the basis of a relat…
A variable which is kept the same or unchanging.
Cast
A moulded mass of plaster used to create footprints or tire t…
Chromatography
Separation of a mixture (usually ink) into its separate colou…
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Science 6
Mineral
Rock
Weathering
Fossil
Non living solid found in nature
Solid made of one or more minerals
The wearing away and breaking apart of rock
Something that remains of a living thing from long ago
Mineral
Non living solid found in nature
Rock
Solid made of one or more minerals
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Science 6: Lesson 6: Changes of State
freezing
melting
freezing point
melting point
A change of state where a liquid becomes a solid. Particles l…
A change of state where a solid becomes a liquid. Particles g…
The temperature at which a liquid turns to a solid. Different…
The temperature at which a solid turns to a liquid. Different…
freezing
A change of state where a liquid becomes a solid. Particles l…
melting
A change of state where a solid becomes a liquid. Particles g…
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Science Vocabulary #6
Property
Matter
Shape
Solid
The basic or essential attributes shared by all members of a…
Anything that has mass and takes up space
Form; Stays the same in a solid, but changes when a liquid or…
Matter in this state has a definite shape and a definite volume
Property
The basic or essential attributes shared by all members of a…
Matter
Anything that has mass and takes up space
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Science 6
conserve... We need to conserve energy.
contaminate... Provision should be made…
design
etiquette ... We need to be aware of etiq…
(v.) to preserve; to keep from being damaged, lost, or wasted…
pollute
A plan or drawing produced to show the look and function or w…
A set of rules that people try to abide by out of respect for…
conserve... We need to conserve energy.
(v.) to preserve; to keep from being damaged, lost, or wasted…
contaminate... Provision should be made…
pollute
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Science 6 Chapter 3B
mineral
vein
ore
smelting
A solid substance found naturally in the earth's surface; has…
A concentrated area of specific minerals that have melted and…
Material that has a usable amount of metal in it.
The process of separating metal from the other material in wh…
mineral
A solid substance found naturally in the earth's surface; has…
vein
A concentrated area of specific minerals that have melted and…
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Science 6 Chapter 2
weathering
chemical weathering
mechanical weathering
stalactites
the process of breaking down rocks
the process of rocks being changed into a new substance
the process of breaking down rocks into smaller pieces
cave formation that hang from the ceiling
weathering
the process of breaking down rocks
chemical weathering
the process of rocks being changed into a new substance
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Methods of Science Gr. 6
science
observation
inference
hypothesis
the investigation and exploration of natural events and of th…
the act of using one or more of your senses to gather informa…
a logical explanation of an observation that is drawn from pr…
a possible explanation for an observation that can be tested…
science
the investigation and exploration of natural events and of th…
observation
the act of using one or more of your senses to gather informa…
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Science 6: Unit 2
Length
Distance
Accuracy
Precision
The distance between two points on an object.
How far a measurement is.
A comparison of measurement to an actual value.
A description of how close measurements are
Length
The distance between two points on an object.
Distance
How far a measurement is.
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Science 6: Unit 1
Scientific Theory
Scientific Law
Hypothesis
Experiment
A testable idea that explains facts or events
Repeated observations that describes what happens in the world
An idea or theory that is not proven but that leads to furthe…
A scientific test
Scientific Theory
A testable idea that explains facts or events
Scientific Law
Repeated observations that describes what happens in the world
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Science 6 - Air and Aerodynamics
Air
Aerodynamics
Air Pressure
Air Resistance
An invisible mixture of gases which make up the Earth's atmos…
the study of moving through air.
the force exerted on the surface of objects by the weight of…
resistance or friction that acts to slow down an object as it…
Air
An invisible mixture of gases which make up the Earth's atmos…
Aerodynamics
the study of moving through air.
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Science 6 (3.1)
Geology
Moho
Weathering
Plates
What do we call the study of earth and its structure
What is the boundary between the earth's crust and mantle cal…
What is the process that causes rocks to gradually break or c…
What do we call the huge pieces of the earth's crust that flo…
Geology
What do we call the study of earth and its structure
Moho
What is the boundary between the earth's crust and mantle cal…
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Science set #6
a variable
the independent variable
the dependent variable
controlled variables
(n.) something a scientist can change (vary) in an investigat…
(n.) the ONE variable a scientist changes in an investigation
(n.) the variable that is measured in an investigation
(n.) the variables that are all the same in an investigation
a variable
(n.) something a scientist can change (vary) in an investigat…
the independent variable
(n.) the ONE variable a scientist changes in an investigation
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22.6 Science
Volcano
Magma Chamber
Pipe
Vent
A mountain that forms when magma reaches the surface.
the pocket beneath a volcano where magma collects
a long tube through which magma moves from the magma chamber…
an opening in the ground where magma escapes
Volcano
A mountain that forms when magma reaches the surface.
Magma Chamber
the pocket beneath a volcano where magma collects
plate tectonics 6 Science
sea floor spreading
subduction
convergent boundary
theory of plate tectonics
process by which magma adds new oceanic crust to the ocean fl…
oceanic crust being pushed down into the mantle beneath a sec…
place where two plates come together
theory stating that pieces of the Earth's lithosphere are in…
sea floor spreading
process by which magma adds new oceanic crust to the ocean fl…
subduction
oceanic crust being pushed down into the mantle beneath a sec…
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6 - Science - Chapter 6
Energy
Kinetic energy
Equation of the energy of motion
Potential energy
The ability to do work
The energy of an object that is due to the objects.
KE = MV/2 ... KE = kinetic energy... M = mass (1200kg) ; V = speed…
The energy an object has because of its position
Energy
The ability to do work
Kinetic energy
The energy of an object that is due to the objects.
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Science 6.4
passes directly between Earth and the…
a lunar eclipse occurs
revovles
a lunar eclipse occurs
A solar eclipse occurs when the moon__________________.
As the moon moves through Earth's shadow__________.
Like Earth, the moon rotates and __________________.
When Earth is directly between the moon and the sun,__________.
passes directly between Earth and the…
A solar eclipse occurs when the moon__________________.
a lunar eclipse occurs
As the moon moves through Earth's shadow__________.
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Science 6 Chapter 3B
mineral
vein
ore
smelting
A solid substance found naturally in the earth's surface; has…
A concentrated area of specific minerals that have melted and…
Material that has a usable amount of metal in it.
The process of separating metal from the other material in wh…
mineral
A solid substance found naturally in the earth's surface; has…
vein
A concentrated area of specific minerals that have melted and…
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Science-6
Chloroplast
Vacuole
ribosomes
Gravitational energy
Organelle found in plant cells
Sac-like organelle that stores water and food
Grain shaped organelle that produced proteins
Energy stored by objects due to their position above earth de…
Chloroplast
Organelle found in plant cells
Vacuole
Sac-like organelle that stores water and food
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Science Vocabulary List 6
Chlorophyll
chloroplasts
chromosome
circuit
a pigment that gives leaves their green color and helps plant…
cells full of chlorophyll, where the food-making process take…
threadlike structures that contain information about the char…
a path for electric current
Chlorophyll
a pigment that gives leaves their green color and helps plant…
chloroplasts
cells full of chlorophyll, where the food-making process take…
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Science 6 Chapter 2
rock cycle
weathering
mechanical weathering
chemical weathering
a word scientists use to explain how rock changes from one ty…
the process of breaking down rocks - breaking rocks into smal…
breaking rocks into smaller and smaller pieces by frost wedgi…
transforming rocks into new substances - by the processes of…
rock cycle
a word scientists use to explain how rock changes from one ty…
weathering
the process of breaking down rocks - breaking rocks into smal…
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Int Science Period (6) Quiz
Pangea
C Continental Drift
Seafloor Spreading
lithospere
Identify the historical supercontinent shown in the figure to…
What hypothesis states that continents slowly moved to their…
Name the process that creates new sea floor as plates move aw…
which term in the graphic refers to the section of Earths' cr…
Pangea
Identify the historical supercontinent shown in the figure to…
C Continental Drift
What hypothesis states that continents slowly moved to their…
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Science 6 - Evidence and Investigation
Classification
Evidence
Forensic
Hypothesis
The arrangement of things into groups on the basis of a relat…
An indication; a sign; the facts available for proving or sup…
Anything used in a court of law
A conclusion made from known facts.
Classification
The arrangement of things into groups on the basis of a relat…
Evidence
An indication; a sign; the facts available for proving or sup…
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Science: Quiz #6 Study Guide
The ____ is the part of the flower tha…
The root that grows from a seed when i…
The yellow, tube-shaped flowers in the…
A ______ is any plant that grows where…
Sepal
Primary Root
Disk Flowers
Weed
The ____ is the part of the flower tha…
Sepal
The root that grows from a seed when i…
Primary Root
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