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47 terms
5th grade science TAKS vocabulary
hypothesis
mass
volume
inference
a statement that we can test
a measure of the amount of matter an object contains
the amount of space an object takes up
a reasonable conclusion based on what you observe
hypothesis
a statement that we can test
mass
a measure of the amount of matter an object contains
12 terms
Science TAKS Mnemonics
WILME
ELPA
ECP
MELTS
things that flow... Water, Ice, Lava, Mud, Electricity
complete metamorphosis... Egg, Larva, Pupa, Adult
water cycle... evaporation, condensation, precipitation
energy... Mechanical, Electrical, Light, Thermal, Sound
WILME
things that flow... Water, Ice, Lava, Mud, Electricity
ELPA
complete metamorphosis... Egg, Larva, Pupa, Adult
12 terms
Science TAKS Mnemonics
WILME
ELPA
ECP
MELTS
things that flow... Water, Ice, Lava, Mud, Electricity
complete metamorphosis... Egg, Larva, Pupa, Adult
water cycle... evaporation, condensation, precipitation
energy... Mechanical, Electrical, Light, Thermal, Sound
WILME
things that flow... Water, Ice, Lava, Mud, Electricity
ELPA
complete metamorphosis... Egg, Larva, Pupa, Adult
60 terms
8th Grade Science TAKS Review
Worldwide climate change mainly due to…
The atmosphere traps solar radiation,…
More harmful UV rays hit earth due to…
Rock formed from cooling of magma or l…
Global Warming
Greenhouse Effect
Ozone depletion
Igneous rock
Worldwide climate change mainly due to…
Global Warming
The atmosphere traps solar radiation,…
Greenhouse Effect
25 terms
Science Exit TAKS Vocabulary - A
Precipitate
Volatile
Control group
Experimental group
the solid that sometimes forms in a liquid solution during a…
a volatile substance will easily turn into a vapor (gas)
the part of an experiment that is left untreated so the resul…
the part of an experiment that receives the experimental trea…
Precipitate
the solid that sometimes forms in a liquid solution during a…
Volatile
a volatile substance will easily turn into a vapor (gas)
47 terms
5th grade science TAKS vocabulary
hypothesis
mass
volume
inference
a statement that we can test
a measure of the amount of matter an object contains
the amount of space an object takes up
a reasonable conclusion based on what you observe
hypothesis
a statement that we can test
mass
a measure of the amount of matter an object contains
20 terms
5th grade science TAKS vocabulary
mass
weight
solid, liquid, and gas
solid
the amount of matter in an object
the measure of force of gravity on an object
the three states of matter
state of matter in which particles are packed tightly togethe…
mass
the amount of matter in an object
weight
the measure of force of gravity on an object
15 terms
5th grade Science TAKS - Forms of Energy
Energy
Potential Energy
Kinetic Energy
Solar Energy
The ability to do work.
Energy that is ready to happen
Energy that is happening.
Energy coming from the sun
Energy
The ability to do work.
Potential Energy
Energy that is ready to happen
25 terms
Science et technologie TAK
Réaliser
Menacer
Craindre
Une empreinte
To make something happen
To threaten
To fear
A footprint
Réaliser
To make something happen
Menacer
To threaten
28 terms
5th Grade Science TAKS review -- Earth Science
Atmosphere
Axis
Condensation
Deposition
The thin layer between the Earth's surface and outer space
The IMAGINARY line that goes through the Earth. The Earth is…
When a substance changes from a gas -------> liquid
A Constructive Force that is the process of dropping sediment…
Atmosphere
The thin layer between the Earth's surface and outer space
Axis
The IMAGINARY line that goes through the Earth. The Earth is…
28 terms
Science TAKS 5th Grade -- Life Science
Camouflage
Adaptations
Behavior
Carbon dioxide-oxygen cycle
a physical adaptation in which animals blend with or are hidd…
a trait that helps an organism survive, reproduce and live in…
the way an organism acts
plants breathe out oxygen and humans breathe in oxygen, plant…
Camouflage
a physical adaptation in which animals blend with or are hidd…
Adaptations
a trait that helps an organism survive, reproduce and live in…
47 terms
5th grade science TAKS vocabulary
hypothesis
mass
volume
inference
a statement that we can test
a measure of the amount of matter an object contains
the amount of space an object takes up
a reasonable conclusion based on what you observe
hypothesis
a statement that we can test
mass
a measure of the amount of matter an object contains
54 terms
Science STAAR/TAKS Study Guide
Independent Variable
Dependent Variable
Constant
Control
the variable that is being tested in the experiment
the variable that is changing due to the test being done on t…
the other variables in the experiment that are not being test…
group that will be used to compare results of the experiment…
Independent Variable
the variable that is being tested in the experiment
Dependent Variable
the variable that is changing due to the test being done on t…
47 terms
5th grade science TAKS vocabulary
hypothesis
mass
volume
inference
a statement that we can test
a measure of the amount of matter an object contains
the amount of space an object takes up
a reasonable conclusion based on what you observe
hypothesis
a statement that we can test
mass
a measure of the amount of matter an object contains
32 terms
5th grade science TAKS vocabulary
hypothesis
mass
inherited traits
learned behavior
a statement that we can test
a measure of the amount of matter an object contains
traits passed on from parents to offspring, they are controll…
behavior you're not born knowing how to do, that you must be…
hypothesis
a statement that we can test
mass
a measure of the amount of matter an object contains
51 terms
5th Grade Science Vocabulary - TAKS Obj. 2
Characteristic
Consumer
Producer
Photosynthesis
A body feature that helps an organism survive in its environm…
An organism that feeds on other organisms, or a person who bu…
An organism, such as a plant, that can make its own food by p…
The process by which plants use light energy from the sun to…
Characteristic
A body feature that helps an organism survive in its environm…
Consumer
An organism that feeds on other organisms, or a person who bu…
28 terms
5th Grade Science TAKS review -- Earth Science
Atmosphere
Axis
Condensation
Deposition
The thin layer between the Earth's surface and outer space
The IMAGINARY line that goes through the Earth. The Earth is…
When a substance changes from a gas -------> liquid
A Constructive Force that is the process of dropping sediment…
Atmosphere
The thin layer between the Earth's surface and outer space
Axis
The IMAGINARY line that goes through the Earth. The Earth is…
35 terms
10th Grade TAKS Science Vocab: Objective 4
Compound
Element
Mixture
Physical properties
Composed of atoms of different substances that are chemically…
A substance that can not be broken down into simpler substances
Combination of substances that do not combine chemically but…
Characteristic of a material that can be observed without cha…
Compound
Composed of atoms of different substances that are chemically…
Element
A substance that can not be broken down into simpler substances
30 terms
5th Grade Science Vocabulary - TAKS Obj. 4
Landforms
Erosion
Weathering
Minerals
One of many different-shaped features found on the continents…
The wearing away of rock or soil by wind, water, or ice
A process that breaks down rocks
Nonliving natural materials with a regular structure, includi…
Landforms
One of many different-shaped features found on the continents…
Erosion
The wearing away of rock or soil by wind, water, or ice
30 terms
5th Grade Science Vocabulary - TAKS Obj. 3
Energy
Electrical Energy
Heat
Light Energy
The ability to cause changes in matter and to make things hap…
Caused by charged particles
Energy produced by the movement of particles in matter
Energy you can see that moves in waves
Energy
The ability to cause changes in matter and to make things hap…
Electrical Energy
Caused by charged particles
26 terms
10th Grade TAKS Science Vocab: Objective 5
Acceleration
Force
Momentum
Newton's 1st Law
The rate of change in speed
A push or pull exerted on an object
A property of any moving object, the product of the mass and…
A force is required to change the velocity of an object
Acceleration
The rate of change in speed
Force
A push or pull exerted on an object
33 terms
5th Grade Science Vocabulary - TAKS Obj. 1
Hazard
Precaution
Conservation
Recycle
Anything that can be dangerous
Something done to prevent an accident
The careful use and protection of natural resources
To reuse materials
Hazard
Anything that can be dangerous
Precaution
Something done to prevent an accident
43 terms
10th Grade TAKS Science Vocab: Objective 2
Diffusion
Osmosis
Active transport
Homeostasis
Process by which molecules move from an area of high concentr…
The movement of water across the plasma membrane from an area…
Process requiring energy by which cells move materials
Equilibrium of an organism's internal environment that mainta…
Diffusion
Process by which molecules move from an area of high concentr…
Osmosis
The movement of water across the plasma membrane from an area…
28 terms
Science TAKS 5th Grade -- Life Science
Camouflage
Adaptations
Behavior
Carbon dioxide-oxygen cycle
a physical adaptation in which animals blend with or are hidd…
a trait that helps an organism survive, reproduce and live in…
the way an organism acts
plants breathe out oxygen and humans breathe in oxygen, plant…
Camouflage
a physical adaptation in which animals blend with or are hidd…
Adaptations
a trait that helps an organism survive, reproduce and live in…
28 terms
5th Grade Science TAKS review -- Earth Science
Atmosphere
Axis
Condensation
Deposition
The thin layer between the Earth's surface and outer space
The IMAGINARY line that goes through the Earth. The Earth is…
When a substance changes from a gas -------> liquid
A Constructive Force that is the process of dropping sediment…
Atmosphere
The thin layer between the Earth's surface and outer space
Axis
The IMAGINARY line that goes through the Earth. The Earth is…
28 terms
5th Grade Science TAKS review -- Earth Science
Atmosphere
Axis
Condensation
Deposition
The thin layer between the Earth's surface and outer space
The IMAGINARY line that goes through the Earth. The Earth is…
When a substance changes from a gas into a liquid
A Constructive Force that is the process of dropping sediment…
Atmosphere
The thin layer between the Earth's surface and outer space
Axis
The IMAGINARY line that goes through the Earth. The Earth is…
15 terms
10th Grade TAKS Science Vocab: Objective 1
Scientific method
Control Group
Experimental group
Hypothesis
common procedures used by scientists to gather information us…
The part of the experiment in which all conditions are kept c…
In an experiment the group whose conditions are being changed
Testable explanation of a question or problem
Scientific method
common procedures used by scientists to gather information us…
Control Group
The part of the experiment in which all conditions are kept c…
28 terms
5th Grade Science TAKS review --phy
Atmosphere
Axis
Condensation
Deposition
The thin layer between the Earth's surface and outer space
The IMAGINARY line that goes through the Earth. The Earth is…
When a substance changes from a gas -------> liquid
A Constructive Force that is the process of dropping sediment…
Atmosphere
The thin layer between the Earth's surface and outer space
Axis
The IMAGINARY line that goes through the Earth. The Earth is…
33 terms
Georgetown High School TAKS Science Objective 2 Student Review
Bb
BB
bb
cytosine (C)
heterozygous
homozygous dominant
homozygous recessive
nitrogen base found in DNA and RNA that pairs with guanine (G…
Bb
heterozygous
BB
homozygous dominant
28 terms
Science TAKS 5th Grade -- Life Science
Camouflage
Adaptations
Behavior
Carbon dioxide-oxygen cycle
a physical adaptation in which animals blend with or are hidd…
a trait that helps an organism survive, reproduce and live in…
the way an organism acts
plants breathe out oxygen and humans breathe in oxygen, plant…
Camouflage
a physical adaptation in which animals blend with or are hidd…
Adaptations
a trait that helps an organism survive, reproduce and live in…
9 terms
5th grade Science TAKS - Life Cycles
Life Cycle
Egg
Seed
Larva (singular) or Larvae (plural)
The stages involved in an organism's entire life, from beginn…
The earliest stage of a life cycle in animals.
The earliest stage of a life cycle in plants.
The larva stage follows the egg stage in a life cycle. The la…
Life Cycle
The stages involved in an organism's entire life, from beginn…
Egg
The earliest stage of a life cycle in animals.
9 terms
5th grade Science TAKS - Weathering, Erosion & Deposition
erosion
Weathering
Deposition
Sedimentary Rocks
The "carrying away" of materials which slowly changes the sha…
Chemical and physical changes in rock that cause its surface…
Rock and soil carried by erosion to another location
Rocks formed by sediments compacted and pressed together
erosion
The "carrying away" of materials which slowly changes the sha…
Weathering
Chemical and physical changes in rock that cause its surface…
13 terms
5th grade Science TAKS - Weathering, Erosion & Deposition
growth
erosion
Dissolving
Weathering
The process in which something gets larger
The "carrying away" of materials which slowly changes the sha…
The mixing and forming of a solution with another substance
Chemical and physical changes in rock that cause its surface…
growth
The process in which something gets larger
erosion
The "carrying away" of materials which slowly changes the sha…
28 terms
Science TAKS 5th Grade -- Life Science
Camouflage
Adaptations
Behavior
Carbon dioxide-oxygen cycle
a physical adaptation in which animals blend with or are hidd…
a trait that helps an organism survive, reproduce and live in…
the way an organism acts
plants breathe out oxygen and humans breathe in oxygen, plant…
Camouflage
a physical adaptation in which animals blend with or are hidd…
Adaptations
a trait that helps an organism survive, reproduce and live in…
21 terms
5th grade Science TAKS - Forms of Energy
Energy
Potential Energy
Kinetic Energy
Solar Energy
The ability to do work.
Energy that is ready to happen
Energy that is happening.
Energy coming from the sun
Energy
The ability to do work.
Potential Energy
Energy that is ready to happen
9 terms
5th grade Science TAKS - Life Cycles
Life Cycle
Egg
Seed
Larva (singular) or Larvae (plural)
The stages involved in an organism's entire life, from beginn…
The earliest stage of a life cycle in animals.
The earliest stage of a life cycle in plants.
The larva stage follows the egg stage in a life cycle. The la…
Life Cycle
The stages involved in an organism's entire life, from beginn…
Egg
The earliest stage of a life cycle in animals.
28 terms
5th grade Science TAKS - Ecosystems/Adaptations
Inherited Trait
Learned Characteristics
Influence
Gregor Mendel
Factors that are obtained from the parent generation.
Things about you that you did not inherit from your parents b…
Things all around you that cause you to want to do a particul…
An Austrian monk that carried out breeding experiments on dif…
Inherited Trait
Factors that are obtained from the parent generation.
Learned Characteristics
Things about you that you did not inherit from your parents b…
10 terms
10th Grade Science TAKS Objective 1
Scientific method
Control Group
Experimental group
Hypothesis
common procedures used by scientists to gather information us…
The part of the experiment in which all conditions are kept c…
In an experiment the group whose conditions are being changed
Testable explanation of a question or problem
Scientific method
common procedures used by scientists to gather information us…
Control Group
The part of the experiment in which all conditions are kept c…
5th Grade Science Vocabulary - TAKS Obj. 2
Characteristic
Consumer
Producer
Photosynthesis
A body feature that helps an organism survive in its environm…
An organism that feeds on other organisms, or a person who bu…
An organism, such as a plant, that can make its own food by p…
The process by which plants use light energy from the sun to…
Characteristic
A body feature that helps an organism survive in its environm…
Consumer
An organism that feeds on other organisms, or a person who bu…
40 terms
Georgetown High School TAKS Science Objective 5 Student Review
conduction
convection
radiation
power
heat transfer between solids
heat transfer between FLUIDS (gases or liquids)
heat transfer by light/sun/electromagnetic waves
work / time
conduction
heat transfer between solids
convection
heat transfer between FLUIDS (gases or liquids)
37 terms
Georgetown High School TAKS Science Ojective 4 Student Review
law of conservation of mass
250 grams of magnesium react with 164…
345 grams of water decompose to form
CH₄ + O₂ → CO₂ + H₂O
matter cannot be created or destroyed; the mass before and af…
414 grams of magnesium oxide form
38 grams of hydrogen and 307 grams of oxygen
CH₄ + 2O₂ → CO₂ + 2H₂O
law of conservation of mass
matter cannot be created or destroyed; the mass before and af…
250 grams of magnesium react with 164…
414 grams of magnesium oxide form
40 terms
Georgetown High School TAKS Science Objective 5 Student Review
conduction
convection
radiation
power
heat transfer between solids
heat transfer between FLUIDS (gases or liquids)
heat transfer by light/sun/electromagnetic waves
work / time
conduction
heat transfer between solids
convection
heat transfer between FLUIDS (gases or liquids)
13 terms
Georgetown High School TAKS Science Objective 3 Student Review
commensalism
mutualism
parasitism
All viruses cause diseases such as
one organism benefits (is happy) and one organism is not harm…
both organsims benefit (both are happy!)
one organism benefits (is happy) and one organsims is harmed…
AIDS (from HIV which infect the helper T cells), colds, warts…
commensalism
one organism benefits (is happy) and one organism is not harm…
mutualism
both organsims benefit (both are happy!)
31 terms
History- Taks 8b- Part B- Is psychology a science?
YES IT IS
Methodolatry/Methodologism
Why was psycho. sometimes accused of m…
Why is scientific method a good method??
🌻Foundation (old & respectfull tradition)... 🌻Scientific method…
Tendency to see methodological rigour as the only requirement…
🌻Because at the beginning, psycho= positivism... 🌻Trying to proo…
🌻Systematicity and cumulativeness of knowledge ✋WHAT... 🌻Use of…
YES IT IS
🌻Foundation (old & respectfull tradition)... 🌻Scientific method…
Methodolatry/Methodologism
Tendency to see methodological rigour as the only requirement…
65 terms
8th Grade TAKS Objective 2
Unicellular
Multicellular
Homeostasis/Equilibrium
Adaptations
organisms that are made up of only one cell
organisms made up of many cells
the body's way of adjusting to different conditions and keepi…
genetic traits or behaviors that change to allow organisms to…
Unicellular
organisms that are made up of only one cell
Multicellular
organisms made up of many cells
17 terms
Exit Level Science-Objective 1
safety goggles
safety apron
mitts or gloves
independent variable
protect eyes from splashing or hot liquids
protects clothes from splashing or hot liquids
protect hands from heat or chemicals
variable that is CHANGED or manipulated during the experiment…
safety goggles
protect eyes from splashing or hot liquids
safety apron
protects clothes from splashing or hot liquids
14 terms
Life Science Lesson 2
inherited traits
offspring
perish
adaptation
characteristics passed down from parents to offspring
children
die
a change an oganism undergoes in order to survive
inherited traits
characteristics passed down from parents to offspring
offspring
children
11 terms
Life Science Lesson 4
life cycle
reproduce
pollination
thrive
the stages of development of an offspring as it grows into an…
to make more of the same kind of organism as the adult
the transfer of pollen by one plant to another, usually by in…
to grown in a strong and healty way
life cycle
the stages of development of an offspring as it grows into an…
reproduce
to make more of the same kind of organism as the adult
14 terms
Earth Science Lesson 6
soil
humus
loam
nitrogen cycle
a material made up of tiny pieces of weathered rock
decaying plant and animal material in the soil
soil rich in nutrients that is good for plant growth
the movement of nitrogen between decomposters and the environ…
soil
a material made up of tiny pieces of weathered rock
humus
decaying plant and animal material in the soil
14 terms
Life Science Lesson 3
habitat
species
population
community
the specific environment where an organism lives
a group of organisms that produce offspring like themselves
all the organisms of the same species that live in the same a…
populations of different species that live in the same area a…
habitat
the specific environment where an organism lives
species
a group of organisms that produce offspring like themselves
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