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Holt Earth Science Chapter 6
catastrophism
uniformitarianism
Hutton
glacier
theory that geological changes are sudden and violent (earthq…
theory that geological changes are gradual and slow (continen…
founder of uniformitarianism theory
compressed layers of snow that move and flow slowly under the…
catastrophism
theory that geological changes are sudden and violent (earthq…
uniformitarianism
theory that geological changes are gradual and slow (continen…
17 terms
HOLT EARTH SCIENCE CHAPTER 6
rock cycle
Bowen's Reaction series
igneous rock
intrusive igneous rock
geologic forces and processes cause rock to change from one t…
The simplified pattern that illustrates the order in which mi…
A type of rock that forms from the cooling of molten rock at…
Magma that cools deep inside Earths crust
rock cycle
geologic forces and processes cause rock to change from one t…
Bowen's Reaction series
The simplified pattern that illustrates the order in which mi…
47 terms
Environmental Science, Chapter 6 Biomes, Holt
Biome
Latitude
Altitude
Tropical Rain Forest
a large region characterized by a specific type of climate an…
the distance north and south of the equator and is measured i…
the height of an object above sea level.
located in a belt around the earth near the equator and is ch…
Biome
a large region characterized by a specific type of climate an…
Latitude
the distance north and south of the equator and is measured i…
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Holt Science chapter 6
fossil
relative dating
absolute dating
geologic time scale
the trace or remains of an organism that lived long ago
any method of determining whether an event or object is older…
any method of measuring the age of an object or event in years
the standard used to divide the Earths long natural history i…
fossil
the trace or remains of an organism that lived long ago
relative dating
any method of determining whether an event or object is older…
11 terms
Chapter 6/Physical Science-Holt
Acceleration - a=F/M, or F= m x a
Air resistance
Terminal Velocity
Free Fall
Rate at which velocity changes over time.
The force that opposes the motion of objects through air.
The constant velocity of a falling object when the force of a…
The motion of a body when only the force of gravity is acting…
Acceleration - a=F/M, or F= m x a
Rate at which velocity changes over time.
Air resistance
The force that opposes the motion of objects through air.
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Holt Earth Science Chapter 6
Uniformitarianism
Catastrophism
Relative dating
Superposition
A principle that states that the same geological processes th…
A principle that states that all geological change occurs sud…
Determining whether an object or event is older or younger th…
A principle that states that young rocks lie above older rock…
Uniformitarianism
A principle that states that the same geological processes th…
Catastrophism
A principle that states that all geological change occurs sud…
17 terms
HOLT EARTH SCIENCE CHAPTER 6
rock cycle
Bowen's Reaction series
igneous rock
intrusive igneous rock
geologic forces and processes cause rock to change from one t…
The simplified pattern that illustrates the order in which mi…
A type of rock that forms from the cooling of molten rock at…
Magma that cools deep inside Earths crust
rock cycle
geologic forces and processes cause rock to change from one t…
Bowen's Reaction series
The simplified pattern that illustrates the order in which mi…
18 terms
holt physical science chapter 6 and 7
atom
electron
nucleus
electron cloud
the smallest particle of an element that still has the proper…
negatively charged particle, its mass is not counted in the m…
center of the atom
region of the atom where electrons are found
atom
the smallest particle of an element that still has the proper…
electron
negatively charged particle, its mass is not counted in the m…
8 terms
Holt Env Science Chapter 6 terms
acid precipitation
acid shock
air pollution
primary pollution
Highly acidic rain, sleet, snow that results from burning fos…
A sudden influx of acidic water that causes a rapid change in…
Concentration of trace substances such as carbon monoxide, su…
A pollutant that is put directly into the air by human activi…
acid precipitation
Highly acidic rain, sleet, snow that results from burning fos…
acid shock
A sudden influx of acidic water that causes a rapid change in…
48 terms
Holt Science Chapter 6
What does base pair "a" pair with?
What does base pair "t" pair Up with?
What does base pair "g"pair up with?
What does base pair "c" pair up with?
T
A
C
G
What does base pair "a" pair with?
T
What does base pair "t" pair Up with?
A
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Holt Physical Science chapter 6
Electron
Nucleus
Proton
Neutron
A subatomic particle that has a negative charge
an atom's central region, which is made up of protons and neu…
a subatomic particle that has a positive charge and that is l…
A subatomic particle that has no charge and that is located i…
Electron
A subatomic particle that has a negative charge
Nucleus
an atom's central region, which is made up of protons and neu…
25 terms
Environmental Science, Chapter 6 Biomes, Holt
Biome
Latitude
Altitude
Upper canopy
a large region characterized by a specific type of climate an…
the distance north and south of the equator and is measured i…
the height of an object above sea level.
the high part of the tropical rainforest that absorbs up to 9…
Biome
a large region characterized by a specific type of climate an…
Latitude
the distance north and south of the equator and is measured i…
10 terms
Holt Science Spectrum: Physical Science Chapter 6
chemical bond
ionic bond
covalent bond
metallic bond
the attractive force that holds atoms or ions together
the attracive force between oppositely charged ions, which fo…
a bond formed when atoms share one or more pairs of electrons
a bond formed by the attraction between positively charged me…
chemical bond
the attractive force that holds atoms or ions together
ionic bond
the attracive force between oppositely charged ions, which fo…
27 terms
Holt Life and Science Chapter 6
One of the structures in the nucleus t…
The genetic material that determines i…
DNA is made up of subunits called
A nucleotide consists of
chromosome
DNA
nucleotides
1. a sugar... 2. a phosphate... 3. a base
One of the structures in the nucleus t…
chromosome
The genetic material that determines i…
DNA
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Holt Earth Science: Chapter 6
catastrophism
uniformitarianism
Hutton
glacier
theory that geological changes are sudden and violent (earthq…
theory that geological changes are gradual and slow (continen…
founder of uniformitarianism theory
compressed layers of snow that move and flow slowly under the…
catastrophism
theory that geological changes are sudden and violent (earthq…
uniformitarianism
theory that geological changes are gradual and slow (continen…
17 terms
holt physical science chapter 6 and 7
atom
electron
nucleus
electron cloud
the smallest particle of an element that still has the proper…
negatively charged particle, its mass is not counted in the m…
center of the atom
region of the atom where electrons are found
atom
the smallest particle of an element that still has the proper…
electron
negatively charged particle, its mass is not counted in the m…
27 terms
Holt Environmental Science Chapter 6
biome
climate
latitude
altitude
area with distinctive climate and organisms
determines the plants that live in an area
Distance north or south of the Equator, measured in degrees.
height above sea level
biome
area with distinctive climate and organisms
climate
determines the plants that live in an area
11 terms
Holt Physical science Chapter 6
atom
electron
electron cloud
nucleus
the smallest unit of an element that maintains the properties…
a subatomic particle that has a negative charge.
a region around the nucleus of an atom where electrons are li…
in physical science, an atom's central region, which is made…
atom
the smallest unit of an element that maintains the properties…
electron
a subatomic particle that has a negative charge.
39 terms
6th Grade Holt Earth Science Chapter 6
Plate Boundaries
Convergent Boundaries
Divergent Boundaries
Transform Boundaries
*Convergent Boundaries... *Divergent Boundaries... *Transform Bound…
Boundary forms when 2 plates collide. Causes continental + co…
Boundaries at which 2 tectonic plates separate, fraction apar…
On Land & Sea Floor... 2 plates slide past one another horizonta…
Plate Boundaries
*Convergent Boundaries... *Divergent Boundaries... *Transform Bound…
Convergent Boundaries
Boundary forms when 2 plates collide. Causes continental + co…
16 terms
Holt Science Spectrum: Physical Science Chapter 6
chemical bond
chemical structure
bond length
bond angle
the attractive force that holds atoms or ions together
the arrangement of atoms in a substance
the average distance between the nuclei of two bonded atoms
the angle formed by two bonds to the same atom
chemical bond
the attractive force that holds atoms or ions together
chemical structure
the arrangement of atoms in a substance
17 terms
HOLT EARTH SCIENCE CHAPTER 6
rock cycle
Bowen's Reaction series
igneous rock
intrusive igneous rock
geologic forces and processes cause rock to change from on ty…
The simplified pattern that illustrates the order in which mi…
A type of rock that forms from the cooling of molten rock at…
Magma that cools deep inside Earths crust
rock cycle
geologic forces and processes cause rock to change from on ty…
Bowen's Reaction series
The simplified pattern that illustrates the order in which mi…
39 terms
6th Grade Holt Earth Science Chapter 6
Plate Boundaries
Convergent Boundaries
Divergent Boundaries
Transform Boundaries
*Convergent Boundaries... *Divergent Boundaries... *Transform Bound…
Boundary forms when 2 plates collide. Causes continental + co…
Boundaries at which 2 tectonic plates separate, fraction apar…
On Land & Sea Floor... 2 plates slide past one another horizonta…
Plate Boundaries
*Convergent Boundaries... *Divergent Boundaries... *Transform Bound…
Convergent Boundaries
Boundary forms when 2 plates collide. Causes continental + co…
23 terms
Holt Earth Science Chapter 6
Uniformitarianism
Catastrophism
palentology
relative dating
a principle that states that geologic processes that occurred…
A principle that states that geologic change occurs suddenly.
The study of fossils
any method of determining whether an event or object is older…
Uniformitarianism
a principle that states that geologic processes that occurred…
Catastrophism
A principle that states that geologic change occurs suddenly.
22 terms
Holt Environmental Science ch 6
biome
climate
latitude
altitude
a large region characterized by a specific type of climate an…
the average weather conditions in an area over a long period…
distance north or south of the equator
height above sea level
biome
a large region characterized by a specific type of climate an…
climate
the average weather conditions in an area over a long period…
19 terms
Holt 8 Earth Science Chapter 6 Review
Trench
Mid- ocean ridge
Mantle
Transform boundary
A narrow, deep canyon in the sea floor
Underwater mountain chains
Layer that contains the majority of the Earth's mass
San Andreas Fault in California is an example of this
Trench
A narrow, deep canyon in the sea floor
Mid- ocean ridge
Underwater mountain chains
34 terms
Holt earth science chapter 6-7 vocabulary
the layers of earth
earth core
earth mantle
earth crust
inner core, outer core, mantle, crust
the central part of earth below the mantel.
The layer of rock between earths crust and core.
The thing and solid outermost layer of the earth above the mo…
the layers of earth
inner core, outer core, mantle, crust
earth core
the central part of earth below the mantel.
16 terms
Holt Science Spectrum: Physical Science Chapter 6
chemical bond
chemical structure
bond length
bond angle
the attractive force that holds atoms or ions together
the arrangement of atoms in a substance
the average distance between the nuclei of two bonded atoms
the angle formed by two bonds to the same atom
chemical bond
the attractive force that holds atoms or ions together
chemical structure
the arrangement of atoms in a substance
19 terms
Holt Science Chapter 6 vocabulary
radiation
thermal conduction
convection
greenhouse effect
the transfer of energy as electromagnetic waves
the transfer of energy as heat through a material
the transfer of thermal energy as heat through a material
the warming of the surface and lower atmosphere of Earth that…
radiation
the transfer of energy as electromagnetic waves
thermal conduction
the transfer of energy as heat through a material
23 terms
Holt Science Chapter 6 review
protein
long string of nucleotides
mutation
mutagen
a long string of amino acids
a strand of DNA
a change in the order of bases in DNA
a physical or chemical agent that causes damage to DNA
protein
a long string of amino acids
long string of nucleotides
a strand of DNA
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Holt Env Science Chapter 6 terms
acid precipitation
acid shock
air pollution
primary pollution
Highly acidic rain, sleet, snow that results from burning fos…
A sudden influx of acidic water that causes a rapid change in…
Concentration of trace substances such as carbon monoxide, su…
A pollutant that is put directly into the air by human activi…
acid precipitation
Highly acidic rain, sleet, snow that results from burning fos…
acid shock
A sudden influx of acidic water that causes a rapid change in…
28 terms
Holt Environmental Science Chapter 6
biome
climate
latitude
altitude
area with distinctive climate and organisms
determines the plants that live in an area
Distance north or south of the Equator, measured in degrees.
height above sea level
biome
area with distinctive climate and organisms
climate
determines the plants that live in an area
27 terms
Holt Environmental Science Chapter 6
biome
climate
latitude
altitude
area with distinctive climate and organisms
determines the plants that live in an area
Distance north or south of the Equator, measured in degrees.
height above sea level
biome
area with distinctive climate and organisms
climate
determines the plants that live in an area
18 terms
Holt Environmental Science Chapter 6 Biomes
biome
climate
latitude
altitude
A large region by a specific type of climate and certain type…
The average weather conditions in an area over a long period…
Distance BETWEEN North or South of the Equator, also measured…
is the hieghth above the SEA LEVEL
biome
A large region by a specific type of climate and certain type…
climate
The average weather conditions in an area over a long period…
9 terms
Holt science and technology chapter 6
Fossils
Relative dating
Absolute dating
Geologic time scale
Imprint of living things. Formed by pressed together by sedim…
Bottom layers->older fossils... Top layers->newer fossils... Method…
Method that measures the age of fossils or rocks in years by…
Calendar to outline the history of earth that scientists use
Fossils
Imprint of living things. Formed by pressed together by sedim…
Relative dating
Bottom layers->older fossils... Top layers->newer fossils... Method…
18 terms
WA- Holt Chapter 6 Science
natural resources
rock
soil
3 types of soil
things on the earth that we use each day that were made by God
a non-living part of the earth
mix of tiny rocks and bits of dead plants and animals.
clay, topsoil, and sandy soil
natural resources
things on the earth that we use each day that were made by God
rock
a non-living part of the earth
23 terms
allys chapter 6 science vocabulary /holt
uniformitarianism
catastrophism
paleontology
relative dating
a principle that states geologic processes that occured in th…
principle that states that geologic change occurs suddenly
the scientific study of fossils
any method of determining whether an event or object is older…
uniformitarianism
a principle that states geologic processes that occured in th…
catastrophism
principle that states that geologic change occurs suddenly
24 terms
6th Grade Holt Earth Science Chapter 6
Plate Boundaries
Convergent Boundaries
Divergent Boundaries
Transform Boundaries
*Convergent Boundaries... *Divergent Boundaries... *Transform Bound…
Boundary forms when 2 plates collide. Causes continental + co…
Boundaries at which 2 tectonic plates separate, fraction apar…
On Land & Sea Floor... 2 plates slide past one another horizonta…
Plate Boundaries
*Convergent Boundaries... *Divergent Boundaries... *Transform Bound…
Convergent Boundaries
Boundary forms when 2 plates collide. Causes continental + co…
8 terms
Holt Science and Technology Physical Science Chapter 6
terminal velocity
free fall
projectile motion
inertia
the constant velocity of a falling object when the force of a…
the motion of a body when only the force of gravity is acting…
the curved path that an object follows when thrown, launched,…
the tendency of an object to resist a change in motion unless…
terminal velocity
the constant velocity of a falling object when the force of a…
free fall
the motion of a body when only the force of gravity is acting…
12 terms
holt life science Chapter 6-genes and DNA
DNA
nucleotide
double helix
RNA
Deoxyribonucleic acid, a molecule that is present in all livi…
in a nucleic acid chain, a subunit that consists of a suger,…
shape of DNA
RiboNucleic Acid, a molecule that is present in all living ce…
DNA
Deoxyribonucleic acid, a molecule that is present in all livi…
nucleotide
in a nucleic acid chain, a subunit that consists of a suger,…
18 terms
Holt Environmental Science Chapter 6 Biomes
biome
climate
latitude
altitude
a large region characterized by a specific type of climate an…
the average weather conditions in an area over a long period…
Distance north or south of the Equator, measured in degrees.
height above sea level
biome
a large region characterized by a specific type of climate an…
climate
the average weather conditions in an area over a long period…
18 terms
Holt Environmental Science Chapter 6 Biomes
biome
climate
latitude
altitude
A large region by a specific type of climate and certain type…
The average weather conditions in an area over a long period…
Distance BETWEEN North or South of the Equator, also measured…
is the hieghth above the SEA LEVEL
biome
A large region by a specific type of climate and certain type…
climate
The average weather conditions in an area over a long period…
25 terms
holt life science Chapter 6-genes and DNA
DNA
nucleotide
double helix
RNA
Deoxyribonucleic acid, a molecule that is present in all livi…
in a nucleic acid chain, a subunit that consists of a suger,…
shape of DNA
RiboNucleic Acid, a molecule that is present in all living ce…
DNA
Deoxyribonucleic acid, a molecule that is present in all livi…
nucleotide
in a nucleic acid chain, a subunit that consists of a suger,…
15 terms
Holt Physical Science, Chapter 6
Newton's first law of motion states th…
The first law of motion applies to...
A measure of inertia is an object's...
Automobile seat belts are necessary fo…
at rest remains at rest unless it experiences an unbalanced f…
all objects, whether moving or not.
mass.
intertia.
Newton's first law of motion states th…
at rest remains at rest unless it experiences an unbalanced f…
The first law of motion applies to...
all objects, whether moving or not.
16 terms
Holt Physical Science Chapter: 6
chemical bond
chemical structure
bond length
bond angle
the attractive force that holds atoms or ions together
the arrangement of atoms in a substance
the average distance between the nuclei of two bonded atoms
the angle formed by two bonds to the same atom
chemical bond
the attractive force that holds atoms or ions together
chemical structure
the arrangement of atoms in a substance
15 terms
Holt Physical Science, Chapter 6
Newton's first law of motion states th…
The first law of motion applies to...
A measure of inertia is an object's...
Automobile seat belts are necessary fo…
at rest remains at rest unless it experiences an unbalanced f…
all objects, whether moving or not.
mass.
intertia.
Newton's first law of motion states th…
at rest remains at rest unless it experiences an unbalanced f…
The first law of motion applies to...
all objects, whether moving or not.
17 terms
Chapter 6 Vocab- Holt McDougal Earth Science CK
Rock Cycle
Bowen's Reaction Series
Igneous Rock
Intrusive Igneous Rock
the series of processes in which a rock forms, changes from o…
the simplified pattern that illustrates the order in which mi…
rock that forms when magma cools and solidifies
rock formed from the cooling and solidification of magma bene…
Rock Cycle
the series of processes in which a rock forms, changes from o…
Bowen's Reaction Series
the simplified pattern that illustrates the order in which mi…
22 terms
Holt Environmental Science ch 6
biome
climate
latitude
altitude
a large region characterized by a specific type of climate an…
the average weather conditions in an area over a long period…
distance north or south of the equator
height above sea level
biome
a large region characterized by a specific type of climate an…
climate
the average weather conditions in an area over a long period…
41 terms
Chapter 6 Holt Science and Technology Life Science
DNA
nucleotide
RNA
ribosome
deoxyribonucleic acid, a molecule that is present in all livi…
in a nucleic-acid chain, a subunit that consist of a sugar, a…
ribonucleic acid, a molecule that is present in all living ce…
a cell organelle composed of RNA and protein; the site of pro…
DNA
deoxyribonucleic acid, a molecule that is present in all livi…
nucleotide
in a nucleic-acid chain, a subunit that consist of a sugar, a…
8 terms
Holt Science and Technology Physical Science Chapter 6
terminal velocity
free fall
projectile motion
inertia
the constant velocity of a falling object when the force of a…
the motion of a body when only the force of gravity is acting…
the curved path that an object follows when thrown, launched,…
the tendency of an object to resist a change in motion unless…
terminal velocity
the constant velocity of a falling object when the force of a…
free fall
the motion of a body when only the force of gravity is acting…
Holt science and technology Chapter 6
free fall
acceleration
terminal velocity
how does weight affect inertia
when only gravity is acting on the body
a change in velocity of an object
when air resistance is equal with the force of gravity
the more weight an object has the more mass it has, and it wi…
free fall
when only gravity is acting on the body
acceleration
a change in velocity of an object
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