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8th Grade Science Final Vocabulary
Beaker
Flask
Graduated cylinder
Density
Scientific tool with a wide mouth used to mix chemicals and h…
Scientific tool with a narrow neck used to hold solids, liqui…
Scientific tool used to precisely measure volume.
A calculation of the amount of mass in a given substance comp…
Beaker
Scientific tool with a wide mouth used to mix chemicals and h…
Flask
Scientific tool with a narrow neck used to hold solids, liqui…
60 terms
8th Grade Science Vocabulary!
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
Worldwide climate change mainly due to…
global warming
The atmosphere traps solar radiation,…
greenhouse effect
19 terms
8th grade science vocabulary
rock cycle
Pangea
plate techtonics
lithosphere
a repeated series of events by which rock gradually and conti…
A supercontinent containing all of Earth's land that existed…
theory that the lithosphere is made up of plates that float o…
A rigid layer made up of the uppermost part of the mantle and…
rock cycle
a repeated series of events by which rock gradually and conti…
Pangea
A supercontinent containing all of Earth's land that existed…
55 terms
8th Grade Science Final Vocabulary
Beaker
Flask
Graduated cylinder
Density
Scientific tool with a wide mouth used to mix chemicals and h…
Scientific tool with a narrow neck used to hold solids, liqui…
Scientific tool used to precisely measure volume.
A calculation of the amount of mass in a given substance comp…
Beaker
Scientific tool with a wide mouth used to mix chemicals and h…
Flask
Scientific tool with a narrow neck used to hold solids, liqui…
FINAL VOCABULARY - 8th GRADE SCIENCE
Asexual Reproduction
Genetics
Meiosis
Mitosis
reproduction that involves only one parent producing offsprin…
study of heredity or the passing on of traits from an organis…
a type of cell division that produces the sex cell
cell division in which a parent cell splits onto two identica…
Asexual Reproduction
reproduction that involves only one parent producing offsprin…
Genetics
study of heredity or the passing on of traits from an organis…
8th Grade Science Final Vocabulary
Beaker
Flask
Graduated cylinder
Density
Scientific tool with a wide mouth used to mix chemicals and h…
Scientific tool with a narrow neck used to hold solids, liqui…
Scientific tool used to precisely measure volume.
A calculation of the amount of mass in a given substance comp…
Beaker
Scientific tool with a wide mouth used to mix chemicals and h…
Flask
Scientific tool with a narrow neck used to hold solids, liqui…
66 terms
8th Grade Science Final Vocabulary
Beaker
Flask
Graduated cylinder
Density
Scientific tool with a wide mouth used to mix chemicals and h…
Scientific tool with a narrow neck used to hold solids, liqui…
Scientific tool used to precisely measure volume.
A calculation of the amount of mass in a given substance comp…
Beaker
Scientific tool with a wide mouth used to mix chemicals and h…
Flask
Scientific tool with a narrow neck used to hold solids, liqui…
66 terms
8th Grade Science Final Vocabulary
Beaker
Flask
Graduated cylinder
Density
Scientific tool with a wide mouth used to mix chemicals and h…
Scientific tool with a narrow neck used to hold solids, liqui…
Scientific tool used to precisely measure volume.
A calculation of the amount of mass in a given substance comp…
Beaker
Scientific tool with a wide mouth used to mix chemicals and h…
Flask
Scientific tool with a narrow neck used to hold solids, liqui…
66 terms
8th Grade Science Final Vocabulary
Beaker
Flask
Graduated cylinder
Density
Scientific tool with a wide mouth used to mix chemicals and h…
Scientific tool with a narrow neck used to hold solids, liqui…
Scientific tool used to precisely measure volume.
A calculation of the amount of mass in a given substance comp…
Beaker
Scientific tool with a wide mouth used to mix chemicals and h…
Flask
Scientific tool with a narrow neck used to hold solids, liqui…
66 terms
8th Grade Science Final Vocabulary
Beaker
Flask
Graduated cylinder
Density
Scientific tool with a wide mouth used to mix chemicals and h…
Scientific tool with a narrow neck used to hold solids, liqui…
Scientific tool used to precisely measure volume.
A calculation of the amount of mass in a given substance comp…
Beaker
Scientific tool with a wide mouth used to mix chemicals and h…
Flask
Scientific tool with a narrow neck used to hold solids, liqui…
8th Grade Science Final Vocabulary
Beaker
Flask
Graduated cylinder
Density
Scientific tool with a wide mouth used to mix chemicals and h…
Scientific tool with a narrow neck used to hold solids, liqui…
Scientific tool used to precisely measure volume.
A calculation of the amount of mass in a given substance comp…
Beaker
Scientific tool with a wide mouth used to mix chemicals and h…
Flask
Scientific tool with a narrow neck used to hold solids, liqui…
66 terms
8th Grade Science Final Vocabulary
Beaker
Flask
Graduated cylinder
Density
Scientific tool with a wide mouth used to mix chemicals and h…
Scientific tool with a narrow neck used to hold solids, liqui…
Scientific tool used to precisely measure volume.
A calculation of the amount of mass in a given substance comp…
Beaker
Scientific tool with a wide mouth used to mix chemicals and h…
Flask
Scientific tool with a narrow neck used to hold solids, liqui…
66 terms
8th Grade Science Final Vocabulary
Beaker
Flask
Graduated cylinder
Density
Scientific tool with a wide mouth used to mix chemicals and h…
Scientific tool with a narrow neck used to hold solids, liqui…
Scientific tool used to precisely measure volume.
A calculation of the amount of mass in a given substance comp…
Beaker
Scientific tool with a wide mouth used to mix chemicals and h…
Flask
Scientific tool with a narrow neck used to hold solids, liqui…
8th Grade Science Final Vocabulary
Beaker
Flask
Graduated cylinder
Density
Scientific tool with a wide mouth used to mix chemicals and h…
Scientific tool with a narrow neck used to hold solids, liqui…
Scientific tool used to precisely measure volume.
A calculation of the amount of mass in a given substance comp…
Beaker
Scientific tool with a wide mouth used to mix chemicals and h…
Flask
Scientific tool with a narrow neck used to hold solids, liqui…
46 terms
8th Grade Science Vocabulary!
The atmosphere traps solar radiation,…
Moving sediment
The observed process of change in the…
Creates soil in primary succession (li…
greenhouse effect
erosion
succession
pioneer species
The atmosphere traps solar radiation,…
greenhouse effect
Moving sediment
erosion
226 terms
8th Grade Science Final Vocabulary
Tyndall Effect
Electromagnetic Wave
Molecule
Synthesis
the effect of light scattering in many directions in suspensi…
waves that transfer energy though a field of vacuum; do not r…
a pure substance that is formed by a covalent bond
two or more substances combine to form one substance
Tyndall Effect
the effect of light scattering in many directions in suspensi…
Electromagnetic Wave
waves that transfer energy though a field of vacuum; do not r…
27 terms
8th Grade Science Vocabulary!
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
Worldwide climate change mainly due to…
global warming
The atmosphere traps solar radiation,…
greenhouse effect
15 terms
8th grade Science final vocabulary
Photosynthesis
Chloroplast
Glucose
Starch
A reaction in which a plant uses sunlight to synthesize foods…
The place in the leafs blade where reaction of photosynthesis…
a simple sugar that is an important energy source in living o…
It is a form of stored carbohydrates. It is the same molecula…
Photosynthesis
A reaction in which a plant uses sunlight to synthesize foods…
Chloroplast
The place in the leafs blade where reaction of photosynthesis…
43 terms
8th Grade Science Final Vocabulary
Qualitative data/analysis
Quantitative data/analysis
Independent Varible
dependent variables
describing the aspects of something, descriptive data
describing the amounts of something, numbers
It is a variable that stands alone and isn't changed by the o…
What you measure in the experiment and what is affected durin…
Qualitative data/analysis
describing the aspects of something, descriptive data
Quantitative data/analysis
describing the amounts of something, numbers
35 terms
"8th Grade Science Final"
Pangaea
continental drift
convergent boundaries
divergent boundaries
the name of the super-continent that existed millions of year…
theory proposed by Alfred Wegner that states that continents…
when two plates COLLIDE; form mountains, subduction zones
when two plates move APART; form rift valleys, mid-ocean ridges
Pangaea
the name of the super-continent that existed millions of year…
continental drift
theory proposed by Alfred Wegner that states that continents…
19 terms
Science Final Vocabulary 8th grade
Chemical Property
Chemical Change
Dissolving
Physical change
any characteristic of a substance that allows a substance... to…
the change of one or more substances into other... substances.
a process in which substances mix evenly with one another, an…
change the properties of a substance, but not the identity of…
Chemical Property
any characteristic of a substance that allows a substance... to…
Chemical Change
the change of one or more substances into other... substances.
8 terms
8th Grade Science - Energy Vocabulary
energy
kinetic energy
potential energy
thermal energy
Capacity to do work
Energy of motion
Stored Energy
Heat energy
energy
Capacity to do work
kinetic energy
Energy of motion
40 terms
8th grade Science Finale
speed
speed
kenetic energy
KE (Kinetic Energy)
Rate of change in position of an object; How 'fast and oject…
Distance ÷ Time
Energy of motion
1/2 × M × V... where M=Mass of object... V=speed of an object
speed
Rate of change in position of an object; How 'fast and oject…
speed
Distance ÷ Time
114 terms
8th Grade Science Final
Name 5 characteristics that all living…
Does the ability to move make somethin…
What is homeostasis?
If you were trying to identify an orga…
1- have a cellular organization... 2- contain similar chemicals…
no
Maintaining a stable internal environment
Taxonomic Key
Name 5 characteristics that all living…
1- have a cellular organization... 2- contain similar chemicals…
Does the ability to move make somethin…
no
253 terms
8th Grade Science Vocabulary
Absolute age
Acute toxicity
Acids
Active immunity
The Actual Age Of A Rock Or Fossil Or How Long Ago An Event O…
A Toxic Effect Resulting From A Single Dose Or Brief Exposure…
Materials Having A Ph Of Less Than 7
Protection Against A Disease Acquired By Being Infected With…
Absolute age
The Actual Age Of A Rock Or Fossil Or How Long Ago An Event O…
Acute toxicity
A Toxic Effect Resulting From A Single Dose Or Brief Exposure…
8th Grade Science Vocabulary
Rotation
1 day or 24 hours
Revolution
1 year or 365 days
the spinning about an axis
the length of time it takes for Earth to make 1 rotation on i…
orbiting around another object
the length of time it takes the Earth to make 1 revolution ar…
Rotation
the spinning about an axis
1 day or 24 hours
the length of time it takes for Earth to make 1 rotation on i…
43 terms
8th Grade Science Final
If an atom has 17 protons, 18 neutrons…
Which two subatomic particles contribu…
What is the charge of the electron: __…
How do valence electrons differ from o…
35 amu add 17 proton and 18 neutrons together
p+ and n 0
electron - proton + neutron 0
C They are only in the outermost energy level of the atom.
If an atom has 17 protons, 18 neutrons…
35 amu add 17 proton and 18 neutrons together
Which two subatomic particles contribu…
p+ and n 0
100 terms
8th Grade Science Final
Water Cycle
Parts of water cycle that use energy
Parts of water cycle that release energy
relative humidity
- evaporation ... - melting
- condensation... - freezing
Compare how much water vapor is in the air to the point at wh…
Water Cycle
Parts of water cycle that use energy
- evaporation ... - melting
Final Review Vocabulary- 8th Grade Science
Physical Change
Chemical Change
reactant
product
A change in matter that does not create a new substance and c…
A change in matter that does create a new substance and is ir…
The ingredients of a chemical reaction.
The new substance of a chemical reaction.
Physical Change
A change in matter that does not create a new substance and c…
Chemical Change
A change in matter that does create a new substance and is ir…
6 terms
8th Grade Science Vocabulary
pure substance
element
heterogenous
homogeneous
a type of matter that has a fixed composition that cannot be…
a substance made up of one type of atom ... examples: gold, heli…
made of two or more substances which you can distinguish - ex…
made of two or more substances which you cannot distinguish -…
pure substance
a type of matter that has a fixed composition that cannot be…
element
a substance made up of one type of atom ... examples: gold, heli…
21 terms
8th Grade Science Vocabulary
Mitosis
Unicellular
Meiosis
Multicellular
Cell division; cells divide into new cells containing the sam…
Consisting of a single cell
Cell division that produces reproductive cells (gametes) that…
Composed of several or many cells.
Mitosis
Cell division; cells divide into new cells containing the sam…
Unicellular
Consisting of a single cell
8th Grade Science: Vocabulary
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
Worldwide climate change mainly due to…
global warming
The atmosphere traps solar radiation,…
greenhouse effect
63 terms
8th Grade Science Final
organs
mitochandria
chloroplasts
DNA
made of various tissues that work together to perform specifi…
role in cell is to release ENERGY that can be used to power v…
found only in PLANTS, capture energy from sun
genetic material of a eukaryotic cell, located in cell's nucl…
organs
made of various tissues that work together to perform specifi…
mitochandria
role in cell is to release ENERGY that can be used to power v…
21 terms
science vocabulary final 8th grade
ductile
electron
atomic number
atomic mass
able to be drawn into thin wires.
atomic particle with a negative charge
number of protons in the nucleus of an atom
total mass of the protons and neutrons in an atom , measured…
ductile
able to be drawn into thin wires.
electron
atomic particle with a negative charge
60 terms
8th Grade Science Vocabulary!
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
Worldwide climate change mainly due to…
global warming
The atmosphere traps solar radiation,…
greenhouse effect
Planetary Science vocabulary 8th grade
absorption line
accretion
altitude
asteroid
the dark lines seen in a light spectrum; indicates that light…
sticking together
the distance above Earth's surface
a small, rocky object that orbits the Sun (
absorption line
the dark lines seen in a light spectrum; indicates that light…
accretion
sticking together
8th grade Science Vocabulary
Sedimentary Rock
Faulting
Folding
Mountains
Rock that has formed through the deposition and solidificatio…
displacement of once connected blocks of rock along a fault p…
A bend in a layer of rock or in another planar feature such a…
a large natural elevation of the earth's surface rising abrup…
Sedimentary Rock
Rock that has formed through the deposition and solidificatio…
Faulting
displacement of once connected blocks of rock along a fault p…
8th Grade Science Vocabulary!
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
Worldwide climate change mainly due to…
global warming
The atmosphere traps solar radiation,…
greenhouse effect
60 terms
8th Grade Science Vocabulary!
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
Worldwide climate change mainly due to…
global warming
The atmosphere traps solar radiation,…
greenhouse effect
57 terms
8th Grade Science Final
Density
Mass
Volume
Tools for measuring volume
A measure of how much mass is contained in a given volume.
A measure of the amount of matter in an object
The amount of space an object takes up
measuring cup, graduated cylinder, triple beam balance
Density
A measure of how much mass is contained in a given volume.
Mass
A measure of the amount of matter in an object
108 terms
8th Grade Science Vocabulary!
The atmosphere traps solar radiation,…
Moving sediment
The observed process of change in the…
Creates soil in primary succession (li…
greenhouse effect
erosion
succession
pioneer species
The atmosphere traps solar radiation,…
greenhouse effect
Moving sediment
erosion
291 terms
8th Grade Physical Science Vocabulary
Science
Observing
Qualitative Observations
Quantitative Observations
A way of learning about the natural world by gathering inform…
using one or more senses to gather information
descriptions that don't involve numbers or measurements
measurements; an observation that deals with a number or amount
Science
A way of learning about the natural world by gathering inform…
Observing
using one or more senses to gather information
8th Grade Science Final
Spring Tides
Neap Tides
Compression
Tension
When the earth, moon and sun are all lined up, cause very hig…
When the sun and moon are at right angles to each other compa…
Pressing or squeezing force
Stretching force
Spring Tides
When the earth, moon and sun are all lined up, cause very hig…
Neap Tides
When the sun and moon are at right angles to each other compa…
28 terms
8th Grade Science Vocabulary!
Worldwide climate change mainly due to…
The atmosphere traps solar radiation,…
More harmful UV rays hit earth due to…
The measure of an element's ability to…
global warming
greenhouse effect
Ozone depletion
valence
Worldwide climate change mainly due to…
global warming
The atmosphere traps solar radiation,…
greenhouse effect
36 terms
8th grade science finals
Food web
limiting factors
reproductive potenial
energy
A chart that shows the relationship between two or more organ…
Conditions in the environment that put limits on where an org…
rate is limited by the maximum number of offspring that each…
the ability of something to do work, (physics) the capacity o…
Food web
A chart that shows the relationship between two or more organ…
limiting factors
Conditions in the environment that put limits on where an org…
119 terms
8th Grade Finals: Science
What is an inhibitor?
What is a catalyst?
Name the other ways to speed up a chem…
How does temperature affect a chemical…
A tool used to slow down a chemical interaction.
A tool used to speed up a chemical reaction.
Temperature, Surface Area, and Concentration.
In a chemical reaction, the higher the temperature, the faste…
What is an inhibitor?
A tool used to slow down a chemical interaction.
What is a catalyst?
A tool used to speed up a chemical reaction.
36 terms
8th Grade Science Vocabulary
convection current
seafloor spreading
unformitarianism
tectonic plate
cycle of rising, heating, sinking, cooling in the mantle
magma rising, spreading, and creating new seafloor
principle that geologic processes that occurred in the past o…
block of lithosphere that contains the crust and upper part o…
convection current
cycle of rising, heating, sinking, cooling in the mantle
seafloor spreading
magma rising, spreading, and creating new seafloor
47 terms
8th grade science final
energy
kinetic energy
potential energy
forms of energy
the ability to do work
the energy an object has due to its motion
the energy stored in an object because its position
thermal, chemical, and light
energy
the ability to do work
kinetic energy
the energy an object has due to its motion
30 terms
8th Grade Science Vocabulary
seismograph
pangaea
Richter Scale
Geothermal Energy
an instrument that records earthquake waves
super continent that 200 million years ago began to travel ap…
Earthquake Scale based on amplitude of the largest seismic wa…
energy that can be extracted from Earth's internal heat
seismograph
an instrument that records earthquake waves
pangaea
super continent that 200 million years ago began to travel ap…
8th grade Science Vocabulary
Ascorbic Acid
Calcium Carbonate
Calcium Chloride
Citric Acid
Vitamin C
Chalk
Road salt
Citric acid
Ascorbic Acid
Vitamin C
Calcium Carbonate
Chalk
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