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8 terms
Apologia General Science - Module 3
Experimental variable
Control (of an experiment)
Blind experiments
Double-blind experiments
an aspect of an experiment which changes during the course of…
the variable or part of the experiment to which all others ca…
experiments in which the participants do not know whether or…
experiments in which neither the participants nor the people…
Experimental variable
an aspect of an experiment which changes during the course of…
Control (of an experiment)
the variable or part of the experiment to which all others ca…
17 terms
Apologia General Science Module 7
6 types of fossils
mold
cast
petrifaction
1-molds and casts; 2-petrified remains; 3-carbonate residues;…
an imprint formed like the object would make if pressed into…
solid rock that has the same shape and surface details as the…
the conversion of organic material into stone
6 types of fossils
1-molds and casts; 2-petrified remains; 3-carbonate residues;…
mold
an imprint formed like the object would make if pressed into…
15 terms
Apologia General Science: Module 6
Uniformitarianism
Humus
Minerals
Weathering
The view that most of the earth's geological features are the…
The decayed remains of once-living creatures.
Inorganic crystalline substances found naturally in the earth.
A process in which rocks are physically and chemically broken…
Uniformitarianism
The view that most of the earth's geological features are the…
Humus
The decayed remains of once-living creatures.
16 terms
Apologia General Science Module 7
6 types of fossils
mold
cast
petrifaction
1-molds; 2-casts; 3-petrified remains; 4-carbonate residues;…
an imprint formed like the object would make if pressed into…
solid rock that has the same shape and surface details as the…
the conversion of organic material into rock. Mineral-rich wa…
6 types of fossils
1-molds; 2-casts; 3-petrified remains; 4-carbonate residues;…
mold
an imprint formed like the object would make if pressed into…
38 terms
Apologia General Science Module #11
AXIAL SKELETON
APPENDICULAR SKELETON
EXOSKELETON
SYMBIOSIS
The portion of the skeleton that supports and protects the he…
The portion of the skeleton that attaches to the axial skelet…
A body covering, typically made of chitin, that provides supp…
A close relationship between two or more species where at lea…
AXIAL SKELETON
The portion of the skeleton that supports and protects the he…
APPENDICULAR SKELETON
The portion of the skeleton that attaches to the axial skelet…
11 terms
Apologia General Science Module #12
Energy
The Sun
Producers
Photosynthesis
All life forms have a method by which they extract energy fro…
MOST LIVING ORGANISM GET THEIR ENERGY FROM THE SUN... (A few bac…
Organisms that produce their own food.... Plants and algae, conv…
Process by which Producers (Plants and algae) use the energy…
Energy
All life forms have a method by which they extract energy fro…
The Sun
MOST LIVING ORGANISM GET THEIR ENERGY FROM THE SUN... (A few bac…
14 terms
Apologia General Science - Module 2
In the absence of air, all objects, re…
The second step in the Scientific Meth…
The scientific method starts with...
An educated guess that attempts to exp…
fall at the same rate.
form an hypothesis.
an observation.
hypothesis
In the absence of air, all objects, re…
fall at the same rate.
The second step in the Scientific Meth…
form an hypothesis.
26 terms
Apologia General Science - Module 1
Democritus
Lavoisier
Dalton
Aristotle
Ancient Greek scientist who believed in atoms.
Discovered the Law of Mass Conversion
Developed the first detailed atomic theory and became known a…
Championed the idea of spontaneous generation and is responsi…
Democritus
Ancient Greek scientist who believed in atoms.
Lavoisier
Discovered the Law of Mass Conversion
26 terms
Apologia General Science Module 9
atom
molecule
photosynthesis
metabolism
the smallest chemical unit of matter.
two or more atoms linked together to make a substance with un…
the process by which green plants and some other organisms us…
the sum total of all processes in an organism that converts e…
atom
the smallest chemical unit of matter.
molecule
two or more atoms linked together to make a substance with un…
25 terms
Apologia General Science - Module 4
Mathematical formula for Mechanical Ad…
Mathematical formula for Mechanical Ad…
A device that either multiplies or red…
Mathematical formula for Mechanical Ad…
Mechanical Advantage = (length of the slope) / (height)
Mechanical Advantage = (circumference) / (pitch)
Simple Machine
Mechanical advantage = number of pulleys used
Mathematical formula for Mechanical Ad…
Mechanical Advantage = (length of the slope) / (height)
Mathematical formula for Mechanical Ad…
Mechanical Advantage = (circumference) / (pitch)
49 terms
Apologia General Science - Module 4
Mathematical formula for Mechanical Ad…
Mathematical formula for Mechanical Ad…
A device that either multiplies or red…
Mathematical formula for Mechanical Ad…
Mechanical Advantage = (length of the slope) / (height)
Mechanical Advantage = (circumference) / (pitch)
Simple Machine
Mechanical advantage = number of pulleys used
Mathematical formula for Mechanical Ad…
Mechanical Advantage = (length of the slope) / (height)
Mathematical formula for Mechanical Ad…
Mechanical Advantage = (circumference) / (pitch)
38 terms
Apologia General Science Module 11
AXIAL SKELETON
APPENDICULAR SKELETON
EXOSKELETON
SYMBIOSIS
The portion of the skeleton that supports and protects the he…
The portion of the skeleton that attaches to the axial skelet…
A body covering, typically made of chitin, that provides supp…
A close relationship between two or more species where at lea…
AXIAL SKELETON
The portion of the skeleton that supports and protects the he…
APPENDICULAR SKELETON
The portion of the skeleton that attaches to the axial skelet…
15 terms
Apologia General Science Module 6
catastrophism
uniformitarianism
humus
minerals
the view that most of earth's geological features are the res…
the view that most of earth's geological features are the res…
the decayed remains of once-living creatures
inorganic crystalline substances found naturally in the earth
catastrophism
the view that most of earth's geological features are the res…
uniformitarianism
the view that most of earth's geological features are the res…
24 terms
Apologia General Science Module 9
Atom
Molucule
Photosynthesis
Metabolism
The smallest chemical unit of matter.
Two or more atoms linked together to make a substance with un…
The process by which green plants and some other organisms us…
The sum total of all process in an organism that convert ener…
Atom
The smallest chemical unit of matter.
Molucule
Two or more atoms linked together to make a substance with un…
24 terms
Apologia General Science Module 6.
Catastrophism
Uniformitarianism
Humus
Minerals
The view that most of earth's geological features are the res…
The view that most of earth's geological features are the res…
The decayed remains of once-living creatures
Inorganic crystalline substances found naturally in the earth
Catastrophism
The view that most of earth's geological features are the res…
Uniformitarianism
The view that most of earth's geological features are the res…
7 terms
Apologia General Science - Module 2
Air Resistance
Counter-Example
Hypothesis
Theory
Refers to the fact that air actually slows objects down as th…
an example that contradicts a conclusion
An educated guess that attempts to explain an observation or…
A hypotheses that has been tested with a significant amount o…
Air Resistance
Refers to the fact that air actually slows objects down as th…
Counter-Example
an example that contradicts a conclusion
33 terms
Apologia General Science Module #4
Science
applied science
Technology
simple machine
Is motivated by curiosity to understand.
Is when experiments are aimed at trying to find something use…
Any new process or machine that makes life better or a job ea…
A device that either multiplies or redirects a force.
Science
Is motivated by curiosity to understand.
applied science
Is when experiments are aimed at trying to find something use…
14 terms
Apologia General Science - Module 2
In the absence of air, all objects, re…
The second step in the Scientific Meth…
The scientific method starts with...
An educated guess that attempts to exp…
fall at the same rate.
form an hypothesis.
an observation.
hypothesis
In the absence of air, all objects, re…
fall at the same rate.
The second step in the Scientific Meth…
form an hypothesis.
25 terms
Apologia General Science - Module 4
Mathematical formula for Mechanical Ad…
Mathematical formula for Mechanical Ad…
A device that either multiplies or red…
Mathematical formula for Mechanical Ad…
Mechanical Advantage = (length of the slope) / (height)
Mechanical Advantage = (circumference) / (pitch)
Simple Machine
Mechanical advantage = number of pulleys used
Mathematical formula for Mechanical Ad…
Mechanical Advantage = (length of the slope) / (height)
Mathematical formula for Mechanical Ad…
Mechanical Advantage = (circumference) / (pitch)
26 terms
Apologia General Science - Module 1
Democritus
Lavoisier
Dalton
Aristotle
Ancient Greek scientist who believed in atoms.
Discovered the Law of Mass Conversion
Developed the first detailed atomic theory and became known a…
Championed the idea of spontaneous generation and is responsi…
Democritus
Ancient Greek scientist who believed in atoms.
Lavoisier
Discovered the Law of Mass Conversion
12 terms
Apologia General Science Module 10
pathogen
dehydrated food
decomposers
vegetative reproduction
an organism that causes diseases
food in which almost all water has been removed
organisms that break down the dead remains of other organisms
the process by which one part of a plant can form new roots a…
pathogen
an organism that causes diseases
dehydrated food
food in which almost all water has been removed
26 terms
Apologia General Science Module #13
digestion
tongue
bolus
salivary glands
the process by which an organism breaks down its food into sm…
moves the food around in the mouth to form a bolus
a soft lump of food
produce saliva
digestion
the process by which an organism breaks down its food into sm…
tongue
moves the food around in the mouth to form a bolus
10 terms
Apologia General Science Module #9
Atom
Molecule
cell
Photosynthesis
The smallest chemical unit of matter
Two or more atoms linked together to make a substance with un…
the smallest unit of life in Creation
the process by which plants use the energy of sunlight to pro…
Atom
The smallest chemical unit of matter
Molecule
Two or more atoms linked together to make a substance with un…
12 terms
Apologia General Science - Module 3
The vertical scale on a graph
When you want to design a good experim…
The variable or part of the experiment…
Data whose value cannot be affected by…
y-axis
you should reduce the number of experimental variables that a…
The control
Objective data
The vertical scale on a graph
y-axis
When you want to design a good experim…
you should reduce the number of experimental variables that a…
17 terms
Apologia General Science Module 5.
Life Science
Archaeology
Artifacts
Geology
A term that encompasses all scientific pursuits related to li…
The study of past human life as revealed by preserved relics
Objects made by people such as tools, weapons, containers, et…
The study of earth's history as revealed in the rocks that ma…
Life Science
A term that encompasses all scientific pursuits related to li…
Archaeology
The study of past human life as revealed by preserved relics
11 terms
Apologia General science module 5
Life science
Archaeology
Artifacts
Geology
-A term that encompasses all scientific pursuits related to l…
-The study of past human life as revealed by preserved relics.
-Objects made by humans such as tools, weapons, containers, e…
-The study of earth's history as revealed in the rocks that m…
Life science
-A term that encompasses all scientific pursuits related to l…
Archaeology
-The study of past human life as revealed by preserved relics.
12 terms
Apologia General Science Module 10
pathogen
dehydrated food
decomposers
vegetative reproduction
an organism that causes diseases
food in which almost all water has been removed
organisms that break down the dead remains of other organisms
the process by which one part of a plant can form new roots a…
pathogen
an organism that causes diseases
dehydrated food
food in which almost all water has been removed
23 terms
Apologia General Science Module 8.
Index Fossils
Geological Column
The Theory of Evolution
What is so important about the Cumberl…
Fossils that are assumed to represent a certain period in ear…
A theoretical picture in which layers of rock from around the…
A theory stating that all life on this earth has one or a few…
Because of the different animals from different places on ear…
Index Fossils
Fossils that are assumed to represent a certain period in ear…
Geological Column
A theoretical picture in which layers of rock from around the…
7 terms
Apologia General Science Module #6
Catastrophism
Uniformitarianism
Humus
Minerals
The view that most of earth's geological features are the res…
The view that most of earth's geological features are the res…
The decayed remains of once-living creatures
Inorganic crystalline substances found naturally in the earth
Catastrophism
The view that most of earth's geological features are the res…
Uniformitarianism
The view that most of earth's geological features are the res…
52 terms
Apologia General Science Module 1
Anaxamander
Archimedes
Aristotle
Eratosthenes
Early evolution belief - Life began in seas; vertical rod sho…
Used math to advance science; displacement
Studied life science; classified organisms
Measured the size of the earth
Anaxamander
Early evolution belief - Life began in seas; vertical rod sho…
Archimedes
Used math to advance science; displacement
22 terms
Apologia General Science - Module 1
Democritus
Lavoisier
Dalton
Aristotle
Ancient Greek scientist who believed in atoms.
Discovered the Law of Mass Conversion
Developed the first detailed atomic theory and became known a…
Championed the idea of spontaneous generation and is responsi…
Democritus
Ancient Greek scientist who believed in atoms.
Lavoisier
Discovered the Law of Mass Conversion
11 terms
Apologia General Science Module 12
Energy
The Sun
Producers
Photosynthesis
All life forms have a method by which they extract energy fro…
MOST LIVING ORGANISM GET THEIR ENERGY FROM THE SUN... (A few bac…
Organisms that produce their own food.... Plants and algae, conv…
Process by which Producers (Plants and algae) use the energy…
Energy
All life forms have a method by which they extract energy fro…
The Sun
MOST LIVING ORGANISM GET THEIR ENERGY FROM THE SUN... (A few bac…
29 terms
Apologia General Science Module 4
Blaise Pascal
ENIAC
Wilhelm Conrad Roentgen
simple machine
forerunner of the computer
first electronic computer
discovered X-rays
a device that either multiplies or redirects a force
Blaise Pascal
forerunner of the computer
ENIAC
first electronic computer
66 terms
Apologia General Science, Module 1
scientia
science
purpose of science
practice of science
Latin, "to have knowledge"
a branch of study dedicated to the accumulation & classificat…
to develop general laws that explain how the world works & wh…
experimentation and observation
scientia
Latin, "to have knowledge"
science
a branch of study dedicated to the accumulation & classificat…
17 terms
Apologia General Science Module 5.
Life Science
Archaeology
Artifacts
Geology
A term that encompasses all scientific pursuits related to li…
The study of past human life as revealed by preserved relics
Objects made by people such as tools, weapons, containers, et…
The study of earth's history as revealed in the rocks that ma…
Life Science
A term that encompasses all scientific pursuits related to li…
Archaeology
The study of past human life as revealed by preserved relics
25 terms
Apologia general science module 5+
Life science
Archaeology
Artifacts
Geology
A term that encompasses all pursuits related to living organi…
The study of past human life as revealed by preserved relics.
Objects made by humans such as tools, weapons, containers, etc.
The study of earth's history as revealed by the rocks that ma…
Life science
A term that encompasses all pursuits related to living organi…
Archaeology
The study of past human life as revealed by preserved relics.
19 terms
Apologia General Science Module #6
Catastrophism
Uniformitarianism
Humus
Minerals
The view that most of the earth's geological features are the…
The view that most of the earth's geological features are the…
The decayed remains of once-living creatures.
Inorganic crystalline substances found naturally in the earth.
Catastrophism
The view that most of the earth's geological features are the…
Uniformitarianism
The view that most of the earth's geological features are the…
23 terms
Apologia General Science Module 8
Index Fossils
Geological Column
The Theory of Evolution
What is so important about the Cumberl…
Fossils that are assumed to represent a certain period in ear…
A theoretical picture in which layers of rock from around the…
A theory stating that all life on this earth has one or a few…
Because of the different animals from different places on ear…
Index Fossils
Fossils that are assumed to represent a certain period in ear…
Geological Column
A theoretical picture in which layers of rock from around the…
10 terms
Apologia General Science - Module 8
A theory stating that all life on this…
Fossils that are assumed to represent…
A theoretical picture in which layers…
The view that most of earth's geologic…
Theory of Evolution
Index Fossils
Geological Column
Uniformitarianism
A theory stating that all life on this…
Theory of Evolution
Fossils that are assumed to represent…
Index Fossils
44 terms
Apologia General Science - Module 1
Science
A lesson from the history of science
Another lesson from the history of sci…
A third lesson from the history of sci…
An endeavor dedicated to the accumulation and classification…
No scientist's work should be supported because the scientist…
Scientific progress depends not only on scientists, but also…
Science progresses by building on the work of previous scient…
Science
An endeavor dedicated to the accumulation and classification…
A lesson from the history of science
No scientist's work should be supported because the scientist…
36 terms
Apologia General Science Module 6
geology
Catastrophism
Uniformitarianism
soil/topsoil
the study of the earth's history as revealed in the rocks tha…
the view that most of earth's geological features are the res…
the view that most of earth's geological features are the res…
dirt/topmost layer of soil
geology
the study of the earth's history as revealed in the rocks tha…
Catastrophism
the view that most of earth's geological features are the res…
26 terms
Apologia General Science - Module 1
Democritus
Lavoisier
Dalton
Aristotle
Ancient Greek scientist who believed in atoms.
Discovered the Law of Mass Conversion
Developed the first detailed atomic theory and became known a…
Championed the idea of spontaneous generation and is responsi…
Democritus
Ancient Greek scientist who believed in atoms.
Lavoisier
Discovered the Law of Mass Conversion
15 terms
Apologia General Science Module 7
types of fossils
mold
cast
petrifaction *
1-molds and casts; 2-petrified remains; 3-carbonate residues;…
an imprint formed like the object would make if pressed into…
solid rock that has the same shape and surface details as the…
the conversion of organic material into stone
types of fossils
1-molds and casts; 2-petrified remains; 3-carbonate residues;…
mold
an imprint formed like the object would make if pressed into…
37 terms
Apologia General Science Module #16
Central Nervous System is similar to a…
Neurons
Neural pathways
Synapses
Circut board: several components work together, communicate t…
Where the work is done (100 billion in brain); nerve cells co…
How neurons communicate w/ each other
Point at which neural pathways "connect" to another neuron (1…
Central Nervous System is similar to a…
Circut board: several components work together, communicate t…
Neurons
Where the work is done (100 billion in brain); nerve cells co…
9 terms
Apologia General Science Module 13
digestion
vitamin
gastrointestinal tract
mechanical digestion
breaking down food into simpler substances that your body can…
a chemical substance the body needs in small amounts to stay…
GI tract; the part of your digestive system that food passes…
the grinding up and moving along of food, involves teeth, mouth
digestion
breaking down food into simpler substances that your body can…
vitamin
a chemical substance the body needs in small amounts to stay…
56 terms
APOLOGIA GENERAL SCIENCE
Tentative
Air Resistance
Counter Example
Proven
What scientific conclusions are: not certain or fixed-
All objects fall at the same rate when there is no:
An example that contradicts a conclusion
Science is NOT a means by which something can be:
Tentative
What scientific conclusions are: not certain or fixed-
Air Resistance
All objects fall at the same rate when there is no:
25 terms
Apologia General Science Module 2
a. Counter example
b. Hypothesis
c. Theory
d. Scientific law
An example that contradicts a conclusion
An educated guess that attempts to explain an observation or…
A hypothesis that has been tested with a significant amount o…
A theory that has been tested by and is consistent with gener…
a. Counter example
An example that contradicts a conclusion
b. Hypothesis
An educated guess that attempts to explain an observation or…
29 terms
Apologia General Science Module #4
science
applied science
technology
simple machine
Motivated by curiosity to understand.
Experiments aimed at trying to find something useful.
A new process or machine that makes like better or a job easi…
A device that either multiplies or redirects a force.
science
Motivated by curiosity to understand.
applied science
Experiments aimed at trying to find something useful.
14 terms
Apologia General Science Module 6
Castrophisum
Uniformitarianisum
Humus
Minerals
the view that most of earth's geological features are the res…
The view that most of earth's geological features are the res…
the decayed remains of once-living creatures
Inorganic crystalline substances found naturally in the Earth
Castrophisum
the view that most of earth's geological features are the res…
Uniformitarianisum
The view that most of earth's geological features are the res…
17 terms
Apologia General Science Module 7.
types of fossils
mold
cast
petrifaction *
1-molds and casts; 2-petrified remains; 3-carbonate residues;…
an imprint formed like the object would make if pressed into…
solid rock that has the same shape and surface details as the…
the conversion of organic material into stone
types of fossils
1-molds and casts; 2-petrified remains; 3-carbonate residues;…
mold
an imprint formed like the object would make if pressed into…
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