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Science-Understanding Our World
Habitats
Ecosystem
Biotic
Abiotic
Is a place where an organism lives
Is the living community together with its physical surroundings
Biotic factors are living or once-living organisms in the eco…
Abiotic factors refer to non-living physical and chemical ele…
Habitats
Is a place where an organism lives
Ecosystem
Is the living community together with its physical surroundings
16 terms
09 Earth Science explanations, processes and understanding
(obj7) weathering
(obj8) formation of a sedimentary rock
(obj10) metamorphic rock
(obj13) layers of the earth
MECHANICAL WEATHERING... Mechanical weathering occurs when surfa…
(EROSION) natural forces erode material in a variety of ways,…
The minerals in the existing rock do not melt but are... changed…
Humans have direct contact with the hydrosphere, crust and th…
(obj7) weathering
MECHANICAL WEATHERING... Mechanical weathering occurs when surfa…
(obj8) formation of a sedimentary rock
(EROSION) natural forces erode material in a variety of ways,…
Competency 057: The Teacher Understands the Process of Scientific Inquiry and the history and Nature of science
Scientific inquiry is promoted through…
It is important for children to develo…
Science thinking skills
The model of inquiry that best support…
From their experiences conducting scientific experiments, stu…
This can only be accomplished by allowing them to experience…
Observing: using the senses to get information... Communicating:…
Overtime the learning cycle was extended with the addition of…
Scientific inquiry is promoted through…
From their experiences conducting scientific experiments, stu…
It is important for children to develo…
This can only be accomplished by allowing them to experience…
Understanding God's World, Science ch. 5
water
cirrus
cumulus
thunderheads
this covers 3/4 of the earth's surface
curly, thin, hazy, delicate, feather like clouds. They are ve…
large puffy clouds that you see on a hot summer afternoon. Th…
Cumulus clouds that bring heavy rain, thunder, and lightning.
water
this covers 3/4 of the earth's surface
cirrus
curly, thin, hazy, delicate, feather like clouds. They are ve…
34 terms
Understanding God's World science Test 4 *
sparrow
nuthatch
wren
chickadee
The bird that pumps its tail up and down when it flies.
the bird that walks headfirst down trees.
the bird that tips its tail up in the air.
the bird that can hang upside down on a branch
sparrow
The bird that pumps its tail up and down when it flies.
nuthatch
the bird that walks headfirst down trees.
34 terms
Understanding God's World science Test 4
sparrow
nuthatch
wren
chickadee
The bird that pumps its tail up and down when it flies.
the bird that walks headfirst down trees.
the bird that tips its tail up in the air.
the bird that can hang upside down on a branch
sparrow
The bird that pumps its tail up and down when it flies.
nuthatch
the bird that walks headfirst down trees.
Competency 038: The teacher Understands the Process of Scientific Inquiry and the History and Nature of Science
One common misunderstanding about scie…
Descriptive studies, controlled experi…
An astronomer and ecologist cannot wor…
The type of scientific inquiry to enga…
Experimental science as just one of several recognized forms…
The experimental method attempts to find causal relationships…
Experiments do not always precisely follow the linear set of…
In the classroom there are multiple ways to implement inquiry…
One common misunderstanding about scie…
Experimental science as just one of several recognized forms…
Descriptive studies, controlled experi…
The experimental method attempts to find causal relationships…
26 terms
Understanding God's World science Test 4
sparrow
nuthatch
wren
chickadee
The bird that pumps its tail up and down when it flies.
the bird that walks headfirst down trees.
the bird that tips its tail up in the air.
the bird that can hang upside down on a branch
sparrow
The bird that pumps its tail up and down when it flies.
nuthatch
the bird that walks headfirst down trees.
Science In The Modern World: Understanding Medical Conditions
Heart
Relationship Between the Atria and the…
Salmonella
Right Atria
Has 3 main vessels; the Right Coronary, the Left Anterior Des…
Electrical signals move from the atria to the ventricles.
Most frequent food borne illness in the US.... Thought to be ove…
The right atria moves blood to the right ventricle.
Heart
Has 3 main vessels; the Right Coronary, the Left Anterior Des…
Relationship Between the Atria and the…
Electrical signals move from the atria to the ventricles.
Social Science - Big Ideas to Understand Our World
Sustainability Definition
Economy Definition
Geography Definition
Spatial Pattern Definition
Sustainability is improving the quality of human life while l…
Economy is how we make a living - provide for our needs.
Geography is a way of observing the world. It is interested i…
The arrangements of features on the earths surface. This conc…
Sustainability Definition
Sustainability is improving the quality of human life while l…
Economy Definition
Economy is how we make a living - provide for our needs.
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Understanding God's World science Test 4
sparrow
nuthatch
wren
chickadee
The bird that pumps its tail up and down when it flies.
the bird that walks headfirst down trees.
the bird that tips its tail up in the air.
the bird that can hang upside down on a branch
sparrow
The bird that pumps its tail up and down when it flies.
nuthatch
the bird that walks headfirst down trees.
4th grade Science Understanding God's World - Chapter 6
vibrate
3 main parts of the ear
auricle
eardrum
To move rapidly back and forth
Middle ear, outer ear, inner ear
the fleshy part of the outer ear
thin membrane separating the outer ear from the middle ear
vibrate
To move rapidly back and forth
3 main parts of the ear
Middle ear, outer ear, inner ear
15 terms
Science Understanding Gods world Quiz 7 pg 66-70
True
False
True
False
You SHOULD dial emergency number 911 if you need emergency me…
An apple can be GOOD FOR YOU if you eat large amounts of its…
A mushroom cannot produce FOOD on its own.
Nicotine is a life-saving antibiotic produced from green mold.
True
You SHOULD dial emergency number 911 if you need emergency me…
False
An apple can be GOOD FOR YOU if you eat large amounts of its…
OT510 Philosophy of OT; Understanding Occupation and Occupational Science; Occupational Therapy Framework: Domain and Process; - FINAL
Three components of Philosophy:
Epistemology
Ontology
Axiology
Ontology... Epistemology... Axiology
What is knowledge... The knowledge of occupation
What is most real?... The nature of humans
What is right action ... Collaboration with clients-and-environ…
Three components of Philosophy:
Ontology... Epistemology... Axiology
Epistemology
What is knowledge... The knowledge of occupation
12 terms
A Beka Understanding God's World 4th Grade Science Fourth Edition Chapter 1
earwig
milkweed bug
stink bug
termite
earwig
milkweed bug
12 terms
A Beka Understanding God's World 4th Grade Science Fourth Edition Chapter 1.2
burying beetle
polyphemus moth
mud dauber
firefly
burying beetle
polyphemus moth
4th grade science Understanding God's World 2.3 and 2.4
Entomologists
1. Exoskeleton... 2. Three Body Parts... 3.…
Vertebrates
Invertebrates
Scientists who study insects
Special characteristics of insects
Animals with backbones
Animals without backbones
Entomologists
Scientists who study insects
1. Exoskeleton... 2. Three Body Parts... 3.…
Special characteristics of insects
37 terms
4th grade science Understanding God's World 2.3 and 2.4
Entomologists
1. Exoskeleton... 2. Three Body Parts... 3.…
Vertebrates
Invertebrates
Scientists who study insects
Special characteristics of insects
Animals with backbones
Animals without backbones
Entomologists
Scientists who study insects
1. Exoskeleton... 2. Three Body Parts... 3.…
Special characteristics of insects
A Beka 4th Grade Science Understanding God's World Test 2
chlorophyll
green plants
oxygen
photosynthesis
allows green plants to make their own food
people and animals cannot live without
comes from plants so man can breathe
the process by which green plants make their food
chlorophyll
allows green plants to make their own food
green plants
people and animals cannot live without
10 terms
Science A systematic process to help people ask questions about the world around them
Science
Observation
Constant variable
Scientific method
A systematic process to help people ask questions about the w…
Receiving knowledge through our 5 senses
Variable that never changes
Ways or steps to follow to solve a problem
Science
A systematic process to help people ask questions about the w…
Observation
Receiving knowledge through our 5 senses
19 terms
Process of Science
Constant
Control group
hypothesis
model
Factors in an experiment that are kept the same and not allow…
a group in an experiment that are not given any special treat…
a testable prediction in science
represents an idea, event, or object to help people better un…
Constant
Factors in an experiment that are kept the same and not allow…
Control group
a group in an experiment that are not given any special treat…
Unit I: Process of Science
Science
Evidence
Observation
Experimentation
The process of understanding the universe
Information gathered about the natural world in support of a…
Describing carefully something in nature using your senses
A controlled investigation of something in nature
Science
The process of understanding the universe
Evidence
Information gathered about the natural world in support of a…
5 terms
The World of Earth Science
Geology
Oceanography
Meteorology
Astronomy
The study of the origin, history, and structure of the Earth…
The scientific study of the sea
The scientific study of the Earth's atmosphere, especially in…
The study of the universe
Geology
The study of the origin, history, and structure of the Earth…
Oceanography
The scientific study of the sea
31 terms
Earth Science Chapter 1 The World of Earth Science
geology
oceanography
meteorology
astronomy
the study of the origin, history, and structure of the earth…
the study of the sea
the study of the earth's atmosphere, especially in relation t…
the study of the universe and the objects in it
geology
the study of the origin, history, and structure of the earth…
oceanography
the study of the sea
12 terms
Chapter 2: The World of Science
scientific explanation
empirical evidence
opinion
controversy
a generalization that makes sense of observations by using lo…
the data and observations that have been collected through sc…
an idea that may be formed from evidence but has not been con…
a public disagreement between groups with different views
scientific explanation
a generalization that makes sense of observations by using lo…
empirical evidence
the data and observations that have been collected through sc…
10 terms
[Science] Unit 2 - Lesson 1 What is the Design Process?
engineers
design process
aerospace engineer
robotics engineer
people that solve problems using math and science
a set of steps that engineers use to solve problems
an engineer that works on airplanes or rockets
an engineer that makes robots
engineers
people that solve problems using math and science
design process
a set of steps that engineers use to solve problems
28 terms
Chapter 1: The Skills of Science
science
Observing
quantitative observation
qualitative observation
A way of learning about the natural world
Using one or more of your senses to gather information
Deals with numbers or amounts
Deals with descriptions that cannot be expressed in numbers
science
A way of learning about the natural world
Observing
Using one or more of your senses to gather information
8 terms
Understanding God's World 2.1
spiracles
ovipositor
molting
invertebrates
tiny holes in insect's abdomen used to breathe
egg-laying part on a female insect
shedding an exoskeleton
animals without backbones
spiracles
tiny holes in insect's abdomen used to breathe
ovipositor
egg-laying part on a female insect
12 terms
Chapter 2 - The World of Science
Scientific explanation
Empirical evidence
Opinion
Controversy
A generalization that makes sense of observations by using lo…
Data and observations that are collected through scientific p…
An idea about a situation that is not supported by evidence.
A public disagreement between two groups with different views.
Scientific explanation
A generalization that makes sense of observations by using lo…
Empirical evidence
Data and observations that are collected through scientific p…
18 terms
Chapter 1: The Nature of Science - THE SCIENCE PROCESS
Control
Dependent variable
Dichotomous key
Experiment
A variable in an experiment that is kept the same
the data that is the result of the experiment you are testing…
A system used for identifying plants, animals, rocks, or mine…
Series of steps that, under controlled conditions, produces d…
Control
A variable in an experiment that is kept the same
Dependent variable
the data that is the result of the experiment you are testing…
17 terms
4. Science Process
Control
Dependent variable
Experiment
Hypothesis
A variable in an experiment that is kept the same
the data that is the result of the experiment you are testing…
Series of steps that, under controlled conditions, produces d…
a prediction or idea that can be tested by experiment or obse…
Control
A variable in an experiment that is kept the same
Dependent variable
the data that is the result of the experiment you are testing…
13 terms
Understanding God's World 2.3
metamorphosis
egg
caterpillar
grub
a change in form
the first stage of metamorphosis
larva of moth or butterfly
the larva of a beetle
metamorphosis
a change in form
egg
the first stage of metamorphosis
8 terms
Understanding God's World 2.4
antennae
sensilla
compound eyes
simple eyes
large feelers on an insect's head that serves as its main sen…
tiny hair-like sense organs on an insect
a large eye made up of many small eyes that allow insects to…
basic eyes that allow an insect to see light and movement
antennae
large feelers on an insect's head that serves as its main sen…
sensilla
tiny hair-like sense organs on an insect
16 terms
Science Processes - Introduction to Science
Observation
Hypothesis
Experiment
Independent Variable
The process of obtaining information by using the five senses…
An explanation that is based on prior scientific research or…
Testing the hypothesis.
The variable that is changed or controlled in a scientific ex…
Observation
The process of obtaining information by using the five senses…
Hypothesis
An explanation that is based on prior scientific research or…
The Nature of Science 7
constant
control
dependent variable
independent variable
a factor that remains the same in all phases of an experiment
standard used for comparison
variable measured during an experiment
variable changed by the experimenter
constant
a factor that remains the same in all phases of an experiment
control
standard used for comparison
15 terms
Chapter 1 The World of Earth Science Vocabulary
Creation Mandate
Worldview
Presuppositions
Model
God's command in Genesis 1:28 to manage the earth wisely, and…
The philosophical position from which a person interprets eve…
an assumption about how the world works that a person believe…
a physical, verbal, or mathematical structure that attempts t…
Creation Mandate
God's command in Genesis 1:28 to manage the earth wisely, and…
Worldview
The philosophical position from which a person interprets eve…
Science and the Natural World
science
observing
inferring
predicting
a way of learning about the natural world
using one or more of your senses to gather information
explain or interpret things, using evidence and or life exper…
making a statement or claim in what will happen the future
science
a way of learning about the natural world
observing
using one or more of your senses to gather information
9 terms
Chapter 1, Section 1: Science and the Natural World
science
observing
quantitative observation
qualitative observation
A way of learning about the natural world through observation…
The process of using one or more of your senses to gather inf…
An observation that deals with a number or amount.
An observation that deals with characteristics that cannot be…
science
A way of learning about the natural world through observation…
observing
The process of using one or more of your senses to gather inf…
11 terms
Understanding God's World 2.2
caterpillar
larva
pupa
adult
the larval stage of a butterfly or moth
the second stage of complete metamorphosis where the insect e…
the third stage of complete metamorphosis where an insect is…
the final stage of metamorphosis where the insect is fully ma…
caterpillar
the larval stage of a butterfly or moth
larva
the second stage of complete metamorphosis where the insect e…
13 terms
Abeka Understanding Gods world Quiz 10
insulate
preen
gizzard
quill
to trap in air to keep the heat in
to clean the feathers with the beak
the part of a bird's stomach that grinds the food
the stiff, hollow portion of a feather
insulate
to trap in air to keep the heat in
preen
to clean the feathers with the beak
28 terms
Chapter 1 The World of Physical Science
science
physical science
matter
energy
the process of collecting information about the world
the study of what things are made of and how they change
anything that has mass and takes up space
the ability to do work
science
the process of collecting information about the world
physical science
the study of what things are made of and how they change
5 terms
Chapter 5 - The Process of Evolution/Lesson 1 - Natural Selection
evolution
naturalist
natural selection
adaptation
change over time
a person who studies the natural world
a process by which individuals with traits that better suit t…
inherited traits that increase an organism's chance of surviv…
evolution
change over time
naturalist
a person who studies the natural world
the process of science
science
technology
observation
inference
Organized way of gathering and analyzing evidence about the n…
Applying scientific knowledge in order to either find solutio…
Using your senses to obtain information.
a conclusion reached on the basis of evidence and reasoning.
science
Organized way of gathering and analyzing evidence about the n…
technology
Applying scientific knowledge in order to either find solutio…
science
science
technology
observation
inference
the process of trying to understand the world around around us
the use of knowledge learned through science
what you see, hear, or feel
an observation with prior knowledge to draw a conclusion
science
the process of trying to understand the world around around us
technology
the use of knowledge learned through science
18 terms
BJU Life Science Chapter 1C: The World of Life Science
scientific method
define the problem
background research
hypothesis
A logical, systematic approach to the solution of a scientifi…
problem must be observable, measureable and repeatable
information gained from library, internet or interviews
An educated guess that is can be tested to find an answer to…
scientific method
A logical, systematic approach to the solution of a scientifi…
define the problem
problem must be observable, measureable and repeatable
28 terms
Chapter 1- The World of Life Science
science
life science
model
observation
the knowledge gained from careful, systematic investigation o…
the knowledge gained when scientific investigation is applied…
a simple representation of a much more complex object or conc…
a piece of information that a person has gained by using one…
science
the knowledge gained from careful, systematic investigation o…
life science
the knowledge gained when scientific investigation is applied…
The Science of Biology
Science
Observation
Inference
Hypothesis
process whose goal is to understand the natural world
Information obtained through the senses.
A logical interpretation based on prior knowledge and experie…
possible explanation or conclusion about some event in nature…
Science
process whose goal is to understand the natural world
Observation
Information obtained through the senses.
14 terms
Fusion, Grade 3 Unit 2-The Engineering Process
design process
problem
design
communicate
process, or steps, engineers follow to solve problems; goal i…
something that needs a solution
the plan for your solution using many drawings
a way of letting people know about a design
design process
process, or steps, engineers follow to solve problems; goal i…
problem
something that needs a solution
9 terms
1.1 Science and the natural world
science
observing
quantitative observation
qualitative observation
a way of learning
using one or more of your senses to gather information
an observation that deals with a number or amount
an observation that deals with characteristics that cannot be…
science
a way of learning
observing
using one or more of your senses to gather information
1.1 Science and the Natural World
Observing
Quantitative Observation
Qualitative Observation
Inferring
using one or more of your senses to gather information
descriptions that ONLY involve numbers or amounts
descriptions that CANNOT be expressed in numbers
when you explain or interpret the things you observe
Observing
using one or more of your senses to gather information
Quantitative Observation
descriptions that ONLY involve numbers or amounts
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