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Chapter 11 Science Review
Moon Phase
AU
rotation
revolution
The changing appearances of the Moon as seen from Earth
astronomical unit, which measures the distance from Earth to…
The spinning of Earth on its axis, takes approximately 24 hours
The movement of the Earth completely around the sun, takes ap…
Moon Phase
The changing appearances of the Moon as seen from Earth
AU
astronomical unit, which measures the distance from Earth to…
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Science, chapter 11 vocabulary
atronomy
asteroid
comet
meteroid
The study of the universe
A chunk of rock and metal that orbits the sun.
A frozen chunk of ice, dust, and rock that orbits the sun.
A rock fragment from an asteroid or a comet.
atronomy
The study of the universe
asteroid
A chunk of rock and metal that orbits the sun.
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Earth Science Chapter 11
elastic limit
earthquake
three types of faults
three types of forces on rocks
how far an object can bend without breaking
vibrations produced by breaking of rock
normal faluts, reverse faults, strike-slip faults
tension, compression, shear... Compression is the force that squ…
elastic limit
how far an object can bend without breaking
earthquake
vibrations produced by breaking of rock
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Earth Science-Chapter 11
Pangaea
mantle plume
continental plates
oceanic plates
an ancient huge land mass composed of earlier forms of today'…
heated lower mantle rock that rises toward the lithosphere be…
plates that are made mostly of continental crust
plates that are made with mostly oceanic crust
Pangaea
an ancient huge land mass composed of earlier forms of today'…
mantle plume
heated lower mantle rock that rises toward the lithosphere be…
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Life Science Chapter 11
anatomy
physiology
bilateral symmetry
radial symmetry
study of the structure of an organism
the study of the functions of an organism
body plan with two halves that are mirror images
the quality of having many lines of symmetry that all pass th…
anatomy
study of the structure of an organism
physiology
the study of the functions of an organism
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3 Science Chapter 11
microscope
cell
nucleus
cytoplasm
a tool that magnifies tiny things
the smallest living part of any living thing
the control center of a cell
fluid that surrounds the nucleus
microscope
a tool that magnifies tiny things
cell
the smallest living part of any living thing
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Science Chapter 11
element
atom
proton
neutron
the basic building blocks of matter; cannot be separated into…
the smallest particle of an element that has all the properti…
a positively charged particle in the nucleus of an atom
a particle with no electrical charge in the nucleus of an atom
element
the basic building blocks of matter; cannot be separated into…
atom
the smallest particle of an element that has all the properti…
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Science Vocab. Chapter 11
symbiosis
predation
mutualism
producer
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symbiosis
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predation
...
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Science chapter 11
Sonar
Continental shelf
Continental slope
Abyssal plain
A device that determines the distance of an object under wate…
A gently sloping, shallow area of the ocean floor that extend…
A steep incline of the ocean floor leading down from the edge…
A smooth, nearly flat region of the deep ocean floor
Sonar
A device that determines the distance of an object under wate…
Continental shelf
A gently sloping, shallow area of the ocean floor that extend…
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Environmental Science Chapter 11
Surface Water
River System
Watershed
Groundwater
All the bodies of fresh water, salt water, ice, and snow that…
A flowing network of rivers and streams draining a river basin.
The area of land that is built across a river to control a ri…
The water that is beneath the Earth's surface
Surface Water
All the bodies of fresh water, salt water, ice, and snow that…
River System
A flowing network of rivers and streams draining a river basin.
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Chapter 11 - Science
classification
taxonomy
Archaea
Bacteria
the division of organisms into groups, or classes, based on s…
the science of describing, naming, and classifying organisms.
in a modern taxonomic system, a domain made up of prokaryotes…
in a modern taxonomic system, a domain made up of prokaryotes…
classification
the division of organisms into groups, or classes, based on s…
taxonomy
the science of describing, naming, and classifying organisms.
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science chapter 11
position
motion
force
work
the location of an object, where it is
change in position, a swing moves back and forth, run in a st…
push or pull; a _____can make an object move, pull a wagon ha…
what is done when a force moves an object or changes an objec…
position
the location of an object, where it is
motion
change in position, a swing moves back and forth, run in a st…
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Science chapter 11
Sonar
Continental shelf
Continental slope
Abyssal plain
A device that determines the distance of an object under wate…
A gently sloping, shallow area of the ocean floor that extend…
A steep incline of the ocean floor leading down from the edge…
A smooth, nearly flat region of the deep ocean floor
Sonar
A device that determines the distance of an object under wate…
Continental shelf
A gently sloping, shallow area of the ocean floor that extend…
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Holt Environmental Science: Chapter 11-Water Cycle
surface water
river system
watershed
groundwater
fresh water on Earth's land surface. is found in lakes, river…
As streams and rivers move across the land, they... form a flowi…
The area of land that is drained by a river is... known
Water stored beneath the Earth's surface in sediment and... rock…
surface water
fresh water on Earth's land surface. is found in lakes, river…
river system
As streams and rivers move across the land, they... form a flowi…
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Life Science Chapter 11
anatomy
physiology
bilateral symmetry
radial symmetry
study of the structure of an organism
the study of the functions of an organism
body plan with two halves that are mirror images
the quality of having many lines of symmetry that all pass th…
anatomy
study of the structure of an organism
physiology
the study of the functions of an organism
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Science 5th Chapter 11
revolution
axis
solar flare
rotation
one full orbit around the sun
an imaginary line around which an object spins
an explosive eruption of waves and particles into space
one whole spin of an object on its axis
revolution
one full orbit around the sun
axis
an imaginary line around which an object spins
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Life Science Chapter 11.1
Gregor Mendel
Genetics
Fertilization
Trait
Austrian monk who founded the modern science of genetics. He…
The delivery of characteristics from parents to offspring. Th…
Process of joining a female and male reproductive cells to pr…
A specific characteristic, such as seed color or height, of a…
Gregor Mendel
Austrian monk who founded the modern science of genetics. He…
Genetics
The delivery of characteristics from parents to offspring. Th…
Life Science Chapter 11
anatomy
physiology
bilateral symmetry
radial symmetry
study of the structure of an organism
the study of the functions of an organism
body plan with two halves that are mirror images
the quality of having many lines of symmetry that all pass th…
anatomy
study of the structure of an organism
physiology
the study of the functions of an organism
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Science A Chapter 11
Saliva
Chyme
Peristalsis
Small intestine
The clear liquid that moistens food in the mouth and begins d…
The gastric juices in the stomach that helps break down food…
The squeezing movements of muscles in parts of the digestive…
The place that nutrients from food are absorbed into the blood
Saliva
The clear liquid that moistens food in the mouth and begins d…
Chyme
The gastric juices in the stomach that helps break down food…
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Science Chapter 11
breathing system
oxygen
oxygen and other gases
brain
respiratory system
every cell in your body needs this in order to live and funct…
what your breathe with you inhale
controls how you breathe
breathing system
respiratory system
oxygen
every cell in your body needs this in order to live and funct…
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Science Chapter 11: Digestion
digestion
saliva
taste buds
sphincter
the process of breaking down food into forms the body can use
the clear liquid in the mouth... breaks down food for digestion
clusters of special cells on the tongue that react to chemica…
the ring of muscles that control the opening to the stomach
digestion
the process of breaking down food into forms the body can use
saliva
the clear liquid in the mouth... breaks down food for digestion
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Chapter 11 - Science
biome
estuary
intertidal zone
kelp forests
a region with a certain climate and certain forms of vegetation
found where the fresh water of a river meets the salt water o…
the space between the high-tide line and the lowest low-tide…
marine ecosystem where large, brown algae called giant kelp g…
biome
a region with a certain climate and certain forms of vegetation
estuary
found where the fresh water of a river meets the salt water o…
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Science Chapter 11
density
mixture
solution
solute
the property of matter that compares the mass of an object to…
a combination of two or more substances that keep their indiv…
a combination or two or more substances where one is dissolve…
the substance that is dissolved in a solution
density
the property of matter that compares the mass of an object to…
mixture
a combination of two or more substances that keep their indiv…
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Earth Science Chapter 11 Atmosphere
Evaporation
Water Cylcle
ozone
troposphere
process by which water changes form liquid to gas
Continual movement of water between Earth's surface and the a…
is a gas formed by the addition of a third oxygen atom to an…
the layer closest to Earth's surface. Contains most of the ma…
Evaporation
process by which water changes form liquid to gas
Water Cylcle
Continual movement of water between Earth's surface and the a…
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Chapter 11 Science Vocab
velocity
balanced forces
speed
newtons
An object's speed and direction of motion
Forces that are equal in size and are opposite in direction
The distance an object moves in a certain amount of time
force is measured in these units
velocity
An object's speed and direction of motion
balanced forces
Forces that are equal in size and are opposite in direction
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5th Science Chapter 11
position
distance
motion
velocity
an object's place or location
An amount of space between two things or people.
A change in position.
Speed and direction
position
an object's place or location
distance
An amount of space between two things or people.
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3rd Science Chapter 11
matter
physical property
mass
volume
anything that takes up space
anything that you can observe about an object by using one or…
the amount of matter in an object
the amount of space that matter takes up
matter
anything that takes up space
physical property
anything that you can observe about an object by using one or…
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Science- Chapter 11
speed
velocity
force
acceleration
The distance an object travels per unit of time.
the speed and direction of a moving object
a push or pull exerted on an object
any change in the speed or direction of an object's motion
speed
The distance an object travels per unit of time.
velocity
the speed and direction of a moving object
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Science "Water" words - Chapter 11 - Spring 2015
Fresh Water
Salt Water
Water Cycle
Evaporation
Water that is not salty and has little or no taste, color, sm…
Water that contains dissolved salts and other materials
The continuous movement of water through the environment of E…
When water turns into vapor in the atmosphere and rises from…
Fresh Water
Water that is not salty and has little or no taste, color, sm…
Salt Water
Water that contains dissolved salts and other materials
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Physical Science Chapter 11: Electricity
Electricity
Static electricity
Electric current
Ampere
Flow of electrons
Buildup of electrical charges
Movement of electrons from one place to another
The unit used to describe how much electric current flows thr…
Electricity
Flow of electrons
Static electricity
Buildup of electrical charges
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Food Science chapter 11
Heat
Energy
Calorie
Kilocalorie
The energy transferred from an object of higher temp to one o…
The ability to do work
Unit of heat measurements
1,000 calories
Heat
The energy transferred from an object of higher temp to one o…
Energy
The ability to do work
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Earth science chapter 11 vocabulary
earthquake
epicenter
fault
focus
The shaking that results from the movement of rock beneath Ea…
Point on Earth's surface directly above an earthquake's focus
A crack or a fracture in Earth's lithosphere along which move…
Point at the depth where the rocks ruptured to produce earthq…
earthquake
The shaking that results from the movement of rock beneath Ea…
epicenter
Point on Earth's surface directly above an earthquake's focus
Physical Science Chapter 11 Magnestism
magnet
magnetic pole
magnetic dipole
magnetic field
any object that possesses or can generate a magnetic field
one of two areas of concentrated magnetic field lines on a ma…
any object or particle with magnetic properties, i.e. having…
the region of influence surrounding a magnet, where it exerts…
magnet
any object that possesses or can generate a magnetic field
magnetic pole
one of two areas of concentrated magnetic field lines on a ma…
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Science Chapter 11
The Solar System
Planets
Asteroid
Comet
The Sun and all the bodies that travel, or revolve, around it.
Large bodies that revolve around the Sun.
A relatively small, rocky object that orbits the Sun.
A small, orbiting body made of dust, ice, and frozen gases,
The Solar System
The Sun and all the bodies that travel, or revolve, around it.
Planets
Large bodies that revolve around the Sun.
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Earth Science Chapter 11 Earth Science
Continental Shelf
Abyssal Plain
Continental Rise
Abyssal Zone
* Relatively flat part of a continental margin covered by sha…
* Large, flat area on the ocean floor
* Area that separates a continental slope from the ocean floor
* Open-ocean zone that extends from about 2000 meters down to…
Continental Shelf
* Relatively flat part of a continental margin covered by sha…
Abyssal Plain
* Large, flat area on the ocean floor
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Chapter 11 Science Vocab
weather
wind
sea breeze
land breeze
the condition of the atmosphere at any given moment in a part…
the movement of air due to differences in air pressure
a local wind that blows from an ocean or sea toward land
a local wind that blows from the land toward a body of water
weather
the condition of the atmosphere at any given moment in a part…
wind
the movement of air due to differences in air pressure
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Earth Science Chapter 11: Mountain Building
Deformation
Stress
Strain
Anticline
general term for the processes of folding, faulting, shearing…
the force per unit area acting on a solid
the change in shape or volume of a body of rock as a result o…
a fold in sedimentary strata resembling an arch
Deformation
general term for the processes of folding, faulting, shearing…
Stress
the force per unit area acting on a solid
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Environmental Science Chapter 11 vocabulary
surface water
river system
watershed
groundwater
water that collects on the surface of the ground
a river and its tributaries
An ecosystem where all water runoff drains into a single body…
water that fills the cracks and spaces in underground soil an…
surface water
water that collects on the surface of the ground
river system
a river and its tributaries
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Science: Chapter 11 - Properties of Matter
density
mixture
solution
solvent
the amount of mass in a given volume; how closely packed toge…
a blend of two or more kinds of matter, each of which retains…
a mixture in which one substance is dissolved in another
a substance, usually a liquid, capable of dissolving another…
density
the amount of mass in a given volume; how closely packed toge…
mixture
a blend of two or more kinds of matter, each of which retains…
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Chapter 11 Study Guide Science
Deformation
Brittle Deformation
Ductile Deformation
factors affecting deformation
the breakdown of structures
Crumbling of rocks when they break
When rocks bend or flow, like clay
-Strength (of the rock)... -Temperature (heat = bend, cool = bri…
Deformation
the breakdown of structures
Brittle Deformation
Crumbling of rocks when they break
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Earth Science - Chapter 11 Vocabulary
elastic limit
fault
earthquake
three types of faults
how far an object can bend without breaking
broken surface that rocks move along
vibrations produced by breaking of rock
normal faluts, reverse faults, strike-slip faults
elastic limit
how far an object can bend without breaking
fault
broken surface that rocks move along
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Holt Environmental Science: Chapter 11-Water Cycle
surface water
river system
watershed
groundwater
fresh water on Earth's land surface. is found in lakes, river…
As streams and rivers move across the land, they... form a flowi…
The area of land that is drained by a river is... known
Water stored beneath the Earth's surface in sediment and... rock…
surface water
fresh water on Earth's land surface. is found in lakes, river…
river system
As streams and rivers move across the land, they... form a flowi…
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Physical Science Chapter 11 Vocabulary
Frame of reference
Relative Motion
Distance
Displacement
A system of objects that are not moving with respect to one a…
Movement in relation to the frame of motion.
The length of the path between two points.
The direction from the starting point and the length of a str…
Frame of reference
A system of objects that are not moving with respect to one a…
Relative Motion
Movement in relation to the frame of motion.
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Physical Science Chapter 11
atom
theory
electron
model
smallest particle of element
explanation of hypothesis supported by evidence
subatomic particle outside nucleus. mass = 0 ), charge is neg…
representation of object or system
atom
smallest particle of element
theory
explanation of hypothesis supported by evidence
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Science Chapter 11-Forces and Motion
force
gravity
friction
contact force
a push or pull that acts on an object
the force of attraction between two objects
the force that results when two materials rub against each ot…
a force the requires two pieces of matter to touch
force
a push or pull that acts on an object
gravity
the force of attraction between two objects
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Science - Chapter 11
biome
desert
grassland
savanna
A group of land ecosystems with similar climates and organisms.
An arid region that on average receives less than 25cm of rai…
An area populated by grasses and other non woody plants. Most…
A tropical grassland with scattered clumps of trees.
biome
A group of land ecosystems with similar climates and organisms.
desert
An arid region that on average receives less than 25cm of rai…
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Science Chapter 11
Erosion
Divide
Water Cycle
Channel
the process by which wind, water, ice, or gravity transports…
the boundary between drainage areas that have streams that fl…
the continuous movement of water from the ocean to the atmosp…
a path that a stream follows.
Erosion
the process by which wind, water, ice, or gravity transports…
Divide
the boundary between drainage areas that have streams that fl…
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Science Chapter 11
Elements
Atom
Neutron
Proton
The basic building blocks of matter
Smallest particle of an element with the properties of the el…
Part of an atom's center that has NO electrical charge
Part of an atom's center that has a positive electrical charge
Elements
The basic building blocks of matter
Atom
Smallest particle of an element with the properties of the el…
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Life Science Chapter 11: Nutrition and Digestion
digestion
saliva
gastric juices
tongue
the process of breaking down food into forms the body can use
the clear liquid in the mouth that contains enzymes; breaks d…
the mixture of enzymes, water, and hydrochloric acid that hel…
pushes small ball of food around inside the mouth and toward…
digestion
the process of breaking down food into forms the body can use
saliva
the clear liquid in the mouth that contains enzymes; breaks d…
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Chapter 11 Science
Muscle Tissue
Nervous Tissue
Connective Tissue
Epithelial Tissue
Can contract and make your body move
Directs and controls process
Provides support for your body (ex. bone and fat tissue)
Cover the surface of your body (inside and out)
Muscle Tissue
Can contract and make your body move
Nervous Tissue
Directs and controls process
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