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9th grade Physical Science Chapter 2 Vocabulary
Matter
Element
Atom
Molecule
Anythingthat has mass and takes up space
A substance that cannot be separated or broken down into simp…
The smallest unit of an element that maintains the chemical p…
A group of atoms that are held together by chemical forces; i…
Matter
Anythingthat has mass and takes up space
Element
A substance that cannot be separated or broken down into simp…
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9th Grade Science: Unit 11 Vocabulary Words
Macromolecule
Organic Compound
Element
Molecule
A very large organic molecule composed of many smaller molecu…
Compounds that contain carbon.
A pure substance made of only one kind of atom.
A group of atoms bonded together.
Macromolecule
A very large organic molecule composed of many smaller molecu…
Organic Compound
Compounds that contain carbon.
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9th Grade Science: Unit 8 Vocabulary Words
Plasmid
Facultative Aerobe
Pilus
Anaerobic
Small rings formed by additional DNA floating outside the nuc…
Bacteria that thrive in oxygen-rich environments, but can liv…
A bacterial protrusion used to help two cells join together a…
Bacteria that die when oxygen is present.
Plasmid
Small rings formed by additional DNA floating outside the nuc…
Facultative Aerobe
Bacteria that thrive in oxygen-rich environments, but can liv…
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9th Grade Science: Unit 8 Vocabulary Words
3 Unifying Characteristics of Life
Genetic Code
Central Dogma
Metabolic Pathways
Genetic Code, Central Dogma, Metabolic Pathways
The set of rules by which information encoded within genetic…
The central dogma of molecular biology explains that DNA code…
Series of chemical reactions occurring within a cell. In each…
3 Unifying Characteristics of Life
Genetic Code, Central Dogma, Metabolic Pathways
Genetic Code
The set of rules by which information encoded within genetic…
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9th Grade Science: Unit 8 Vocabulary Words
3 Unifying Characteristics of Life
Genetic Code
Central Dogma
Metabolic Pathways
Genetic Code, Central Dogma, Metabolic Pathways (GCM)
The set of rules by which information encoded within genetic…
The central dogma of molecular biology explains that DNA code…
Series of chemical reactions occurring within a cell. In each…
3 Unifying Characteristics of Life
Genetic Code, Central Dogma, Metabolic Pathways (GCM)
Genetic Code
The set of rules by which information encoded within genetic…
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9th Grade Science: Unit 11 Vocabulary Words
Macromolecule
Organic Compound
Element
Molecule
A very large organic molecule composed of many smaller molecu…
Compounds that contain carbon.
A pure substance made of only one kind of atom.
A group of atoms bonded together.
Macromolecule
A very large organic molecule composed of many smaller molecu…
Organic Compound
Compounds that contain carbon.
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9th Grade Science: Unit 11 Vocabulary Words
Molecule
Monomer
Polymer
Macromolecule
A group of atoms bonded together.
A simple molecule that can combine with other like or unlike…
A long molecule consisting of many similar or identical monom…
A very large organic molecule composed of many smaller molecu…
Molecule
A group of atoms bonded together.
Monomer
A simple molecule that can combine with other like or unlike…
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9th Grade Science: Unit 10 Vocabulary Words
Hierarchy
Taxonomy
Somatic Cell
Gametes
The most general level of classification is the largest group…
Arranged using hierarchies.
The same DNA that multicellular organisms all have in each of…
Sex cells; specialized reproductive cells.
Hierarchy
The most general level of classification is the largest group…
Taxonomy
Arranged using hierarchies.
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9th Grade Science: Unit 10 Vocabulary Words
Hierarchy
Taxonomy
Somatic Cell
Gametes
The most general level of classification is the largest group…
Arranged using hierarchies.
The same DNA that multicellular organisms all have in each of…
Sex cells; specialized reproductive cells.
Hierarchy
The most general level of classification is the largest group…
Taxonomy
Arranged using hierarchies.
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9th Grade Science: Unit 8 Vocabulary Words
Gram Positive
Gram Negative
Eubacteria
3 Unifying Characteristics of Life
Bacteria that have a lot of peptidoglycan.
Bacteria that do not have as much peptidoglycan and thus cann…
Genomes that are almost twice as larger than the Archaea's.
Genetic Code, Central Dogma, Metabolic Pathways
Gram Positive
Bacteria that have a lot of peptidoglycan.
Gram Negative
Bacteria that do not have as much peptidoglycan and thus cann…
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9th grade science review
Elements 1-5
Elements 6-10
Elements 11-15
Elements 16-20
Hydrogen, Helium, Lithium, Beryllium, Boron
Carbon, Nitrogen, Oxygen, Fluorine, Neon
Sodium, Magnesium, Aluminium, Silicon, Phosphorus
Sulfur, Chlorine, Argon, Potassium, Calcium
Elements 1-5
Hydrogen, Helium, Lithium, Beryllium, Boron
Elements 6-10
Carbon, Nitrogen, Oxygen, Fluorine, Neon
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SCIENCE 9TH GRADE NOTECARDS
6 MAJOR ELEMENTS
4 MACROMOLECULES
BOND
IONIC
C,H,O,N,P,S
PROTEIN,CARBS,LIPIDS,NUCLEIC ACID
SHARING OF ELECTRONS BETWEEN ATOS
NUCLEUS IS STRONGER THAN OTHER AND RIPS ELECTRON FROM OTHER A…
6 MAJOR ELEMENTS
C,H,O,N,P,S
4 MACROMOLECULES
PROTEIN,CARBS,LIPIDS,NUCLEIC ACID
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9th Grade Science Exam
What is Earth Science?
What are the 4 branches of earth scien…
What is Geology?
What is oceanography?
group of sciences that deals with Earth and its neighbors in…
Geology, Oceanography, meteorology, and astronomy
Geology is the study of earth
study of the composition and movement of seawater, coastal pr…
What is Earth Science?
group of sciences that deals with Earth and its neighbors in…
What are the 4 branches of earth scien…
Geology, Oceanography, meteorology, and astronomy
Abeka 9th Grade Physical Science Chapter 4
joule
mechanics
Kinetic energy
potential energy
SI unit of energy
branch of physics that studies motion and forces
energy of motion
energy associated with the forces acting upon an object
joule
SI unit of energy
mechanics
branch of physics that studies motion and forces
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9th Grade Final Vocabulary
Ostracize
Dispose
Variety
Thorough
Excluded
To throw or give away; get rid of
A number of different kinds; assortment
Complete; very carefully done
Ostracize
Excluded
Dispose
To throw or give away; get rid of
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9th grade Science Exam 1
A rule or principle that describes the…
An organized process used to gather ob…
The reason for wearing safety goggles…
A factor that changes in an experiment…
scientific law
experiment
protect the eyes from harmful substances
constant
A rule or principle that describes the…
scientific law
An organized process used to gather ob…
experiment
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Integrated Science 9th Grade/ Weathering
weathering
erosion
mechanical weathering
chemical weathering
The process by which rocks on or near Earth's surface breakdo…
The removal and transport of weathered material from one loca…
The process in which rocks and minerals break down into small…
The process by which rocks and minerals undergo changes in th…
weathering
The process by which rocks on or near Earth's surface breakdo…
erosion
The removal and transport of weathered material from one loca…
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9th Grade Physical Science Unit 4 Vocabulary - Energy
Energy
Potential Energy
Kinetic Energy
Mechanical Energy
The ability to do work
The energy an object has based on it's position
The energy of motion
The amount of work an object can do because of the object's k…
Energy
The ability to do work
Potential Energy
The energy an object has based on it's position
Abeka 9th Grade Physical Science Chapter 3
Extremely small particles that all mat…
invented the first barometer
applied pressure inside a closed conta…
the buoyant force experienced by an ob…
Atoms.
Torricelli
Pascal's principle
Archimedes' principle
Extremely small particles that all mat…
Atoms.
invented the first barometer
Torricelli
9th grade biology vocabulary
Phytoplankton
Producers
Consumers
Zooplankton
plankton consisting of microscopic plants that are capable of…
make their own food from sunlight (photosynthesis) such as pl…
CANNOT make their own food so they eat plants and other anima…
plankton that derive energy from the food that they eat, ofte…
Phytoplankton
plankton consisting of microscopic plants that are capable of…
Producers
make their own food from sunlight (photosynthesis) such as pl…
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9th Grade Science Terms
speed
net force
gravity
independent variable
movement from one place to another over time; distance divide…
the amount of force that overcomes an opposing force to cause…
the attractive force that exists between any two objects that…
variable in an experiment that is manipulated by the experime…
speed
movement from one place to another over time; distance divide…
net force
the amount of force that overcomes an opposing force to cause…
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Abeka 9th Grade Physical Science: FINAL EXAM!
Principal of Casuality
Density
Boyle's Law
Potential energy
States that events in nature and the universe have rational c…
The mass in a certain volume
States that if the temperature of a gas remains constant the…
The energy associated with the position of an object and the…
Principal of Casuality
States that events in nature and the universe have rational c…
Density
The mass in a certain volume
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Vocabulary 4 9th Grade
lethargy
recondite
incantation
archaic
sluggishness; laziness
hard to understand; over one's head
a chant or spell
ancient; outdated
lethargy
sluggishness; laziness
recondite
hard to understand; over one's head
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Science Midterms 9th grade
when magma erupts from a volcano, it q…
which type of heat transfer does the m…
how are the three main rock types clas…
the term foliation can best be describ…
an extrusive igneous rock
convection
how the rocks were formed
the linear direction of mineral grains
when magma erupts from a volcano, it q…
an extrusive igneous rock
which type of heat transfer does the m…
convection
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Science 9th grade midterm
Environment contains
Environmental Science
Environmentalism
Renewable resources
living and non living things
the study of how the world works
social movement dedicated to protecting the world
naturally replenish
Environment contains
living and non living things
Environmental Science
the study of how the world works
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9th Grade Science Chap. 12 Vocab
Force
Weight
Momentum
Net Force
Push or a pull
Mass x 9.8....measured with a spring scale, force of gravity…
Mass x Velocity
Overall force acting on an object after all the forces are co…
Force
Push or a pull
Weight
Mass x 9.8....measured with a spring scale, force of gravity…
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9th Grade Science Test
diffusion
airfoil
streamlining
Bernoulli's Principle
process of mixing molecules of one substance through another…
specially designed shape of a bird or plane's wing.
science of shaping objects to allow the smooth flow of fluids…
Principle that states that sideward pressure exerted by a mov…
diffusion
process of mixing molecules of one substance through another…
airfoil
specially designed shape of a bird or plane's wing.
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9th Grade Science - Chapter 11
gene pool
allele
gene
allele frequency
the combine alleles of all the individuals in a gene pool.
any alternative forms of a gene
a piece of DNA the gives instructions to a cell to make a cer…
a measure of how common a certain allele is in a population.
gene pool
the combine alleles of all the individuals in a gene pool.
allele
any alternative forms of a gene
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Unit 5 vocabulary: 9th grade physical science
Ion
Anion
Cation
Chemical Bond
an atom that has an electrical charge
negatively charged ion
positively charged ion
the force that holds atoms or ions together
Ion
an atom that has an electrical charge
Anion
negatively charged ion
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9th grade science review
what does the frequency of a wave tell…
In which type of nuclear reaction does…
in order for a chemical reaction to oc…
Which two bio molecules are used for s…
The number of waves that pass through a given point per second.
Gamma
come into contact (touch)
carbohydrates and lipids
what does the frequency of a wave tell…
The number of waves that pass through a given point per second.
In which type of nuclear reaction does…
Gamma
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JPD 9th Grade Physical Science
What is Physical Science?
Matter
Mass
Chemistry
the study ofmatter and energy
anything that has mass and takes up space
The amount of material an object has
the study of matter and how it changes
What is Physical Science?
the study ofmatter and energy
Matter
anything that has mass and takes up space
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9th grade Science Midterm
Mixture
Homogeneous mixture
Heterogeneous mixture
Compound
Two or more compounds that be physically separated ... ( Not che…
Same through out like soda or kool aid
Different parts like chicken soup
Two or more elements chemically combined H2o, NaCI, Co2
Mixture
Two or more compounds that be physically separated ... ( Not che…
Homogeneous mixture
Same through out like soda or kool aid
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9th grade earth science final
4 branches of earth science
4 sphere (systems) of earth
how Wegener proved the continental dri…
evidence Wegener used to help prove th…
geology, oceanology, meterology, astronomy
atmosphere, lithosphere, biosphere, hydrosphere
continental drift and pangea
puzzle fit, fossil evidence, glacial evidence, rock evidence,…
4 branches of earth science
geology, oceanology, meterology, astronomy
4 sphere (systems) of earth
atmosphere, lithosphere, biosphere, hydrosphere
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Spanish Vocabulary - 9th Grade
la bahía
el bosque
el cañon
la cascada/las cataratas
bay
forest
canyon
waterfall
la bahía
bay
el bosque
forest
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Science Final - 9th Grade
Kinetic Theory
Pressure
volume, temperature, particle number
Charle's Law
everything is moving on an atomic level
the result of a force distributed over an area
3 factors that affect gas pressure
volume of a gas is directly proportional to its temperature i…
Kinetic Theory
everything is moving on an atomic level
Pressure
the result of a force distributed over an area
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WEATHER 1 VOCABULARY 9TH GRADE SCIENCE
SATURATION
RELATIVE HUMIDITY
PSYCHROMETER
BAROMETRIC PRESSURE
TOTALLY FULL OF WATER
A MEASURE OF WATER VAPOR IN THE ATMOSPHERE
INSTRUMENT THAT MEASURES DEW POINT AND RELATIVE HUMIDITY
AIR PRESSURE / WEIGHT OF ATMOSPHERE
SATURATION
TOTALLY FULL OF WATER
RELATIVE HUMIDITY
A MEASURE OF WATER VAPOR IN THE ATMOSPHERE
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9th grade science test
Solid
liquid
gas
kinetic therory
The state of materials in which matrials have a definite shap…
state of matter in which a material has a definiate volume
state of matter in which a maerial has neither a definite sha…
the energy an object has due to its motion
Solid
The state of materials in which matrials have a definite shap…
liquid
state of matter in which a material has a definiate volume
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Chapter 4 Vocabulary- 9th Grade Physical Science
Atomic Mass Unit
Atomic Number
Electron
Electron Cloud
1/12 the mass of a carbon-12 atom
Unique number for each element that equals the protons in an…
Negatively charged subatomic particle that is found in the sp…
Visual model of likely locations for the electrons in an atom
Atomic Mass Unit
1/12 the mass of a carbon-12 atom
Atomic Number
Unique number for each element that equals the protons in an…
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Earth Science (9th Grade)
How old is the Earth?
Earths history is divided into smaller…
What is the Principle of Uniformitaria…
What is half -life used to find?
4.6 billion years
geologic time scale
the past can be found in the present
the time it takes for a radioactive isotope to decay to one h…
How old is the Earth?
4.6 billion years
Earths history is divided into smaller…
geologic time scale
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9th Grade Vocabulary
demeanor
efficacy
garrulous
irrevocable
(n)--conduct; behavior
(n)--capacity for producing a desired result or effect; effec…
(adj)--excessively talking in a rambling, roundabout manner
(adj)--unable to be repealed or annulled
demeanor
(n)--conduct; behavior
efficacy
(n)--capacity for producing a desired result or effect; effec…
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9th grade Vocabulary
Natural selection
Artificial selection
Homology (homologous structures)
Vestigial structures
A natural process resulting in the evolution of organisms bes…
Breeding organisms with specific traits in order to produce o…
A structural similarity of two segments of one animal based o…
remnant of a structure that may have had an important functio…
Natural selection
A natural process resulting in the evolution of organisms bes…
Artificial selection
Breeding organisms with specific traits in order to produce o…
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9th grade vocabulary
a noisy or confused fight
to follow as a result
to damage a holy place; to disrespect
a person or thing that represents an i…
melee
ensue
desecrate
personification
a noisy or confused fight
melee
to follow as a result
ensue
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Vocabulary 9th grade
environment
ability
סְבִיבָה
...
environment
סְבִיבָה
ability
...
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Earth Science 9th grade Vocabulary (Mr Plymale)
Classification
Cyclic Change
Density
Dynamic Equilibrium
Using similarities based on observations to place into groups.
An orderly change in the environment that repeats. Ex. Day/Ni…
The measurement of how tightly "paced" atoms are in a material
A balance between to opposing forces. Ex. Water in a lake.
Classification
Using similarities based on observations to place into groups.
Cyclic Change
An orderly change in the environment that repeats. Ex. Day/Ni…
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9th grade honors Science
homogeneous
heterogeneous
solvent
solute
the mixture appears to be too small to see the particles. exa…
When to substances don't mix. Example - Oil and water
This does the dissolving, it's usually presented in greater a…
The substance that gets dissolved
homogeneous
the mixture appears to be too small to see the particles. exa…
heterogeneous
When to substances don't mix. Example - Oil and water
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Science Electricity Vocabulary cca 9th grade Pickett
Battery
Energy
Generator
Resistor
A group of electric cells that provide electric current
The ability to do work and produce power
A machine that produces electrical current by spinning a magn…
A device that slows down current in a circuit
Battery
A group of electric cells that provide electric current
Energy
The ability to do work and produce power
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science 9th grade
charging by contact
charging by induction
circuit
conductor
the process of transferring charge by touching or rubbing
the rearrangement of electrons on a neutral object caused by…
a closed path that electric current follows
a material in which electrons are not able to move easily
charging by contact
the process of transferring charge by touching or rubbing
charging by induction
the rearrangement of electrons on a neutral object caused by…
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vocabulary 9th grade
gestapo
Allies
Arbeit Macht Frei
Aryan
the secret state police of the German army
The nations fighting Nazi Germany and Fascist Italy durig WWI…
"Work makes you free" is emblazoned on the gates at Auschwitz…
Term used by the Nazis to describe northern European physical…
gestapo
the secret state police of the German army
Allies
The nations fighting Nazi Germany and Fascist Italy durig WWI…
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Science 9th Grade (Elements)
1 H
2 He
3 Li
4 Be
Hydrogen
Helium
Lithium
Beryllium
1 H
Hydrogen
2 He
Helium
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Meteorology 9th grade Ian Science
Atmosphere- thin layer of air (gasses)…
Provides
keeps the ___ on Earth stable
How the Atmosphere Formed
protective
oxygen... carbon dioxide
temperature
Early atmosphere... Began as gases that were released by volcanoes
Atmosphere- thin layer of air (gasses)…
protective
Provides
oxygen... carbon dioxide
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