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13 terms
physics earth and science terms
nebula
fault
diverging boundaries
convergent boundaries
large cloud of dust and gas, 99% hydrogen and 1% dust particl…
break or crack in crust where movement has occurred
where two plates spread apart (ex: mid-atlantic ridge, east p…
where two continental plates come together, forms a mountain…
nebula
large cloud of dust and gas, 99% hydrogen and 1% dust particl…
fault
break or crack in crust where movement has occurred
76 terms
TEAS Earth and Physical Science terms
light-years
electromagnetic waves
work
kinetic energy
the distance that light will travel in a year
waves of raidiation that are chacterized by electric and magn…
results of any change in energy
energy of motion
light-years
the distance that light will travel in a year
electromagnetic waves
waves of raidiation that are chacterized by electric and magn…
76 terms
TEAS Earth and Physical Science terms
light-years
electromagnetic waves
work
kinetic energy
the distance that light will travel in a year
waves of raidiation that are chacterized by electric and magn…
results of any change in energy
energy of motion
light-years
the distance that light will travel in a year
electromagnetic waves
waves of raidiation that are chacterized by electric and magn…
83 terms
TEAS Earth and Physical Science terms
light-years
electromagnetic waves
work
kinetic energy
the distance that light will travel in a year
waves of raidiation that are chacterized by electric and magn…
results of any change in energy
energy of motion
light-years
the distance that light will travel in a year
electromagnetic waves
waves of raidiation that are chacterized by electric and magn…
76 terms
TEAS Earth and Physical Science terms
light-years
electromagnetic waves
work
kinetic energy
the distance that light will travel in a year
waves of raidiation that are chacterized by electric and magn…
results of any change in energy
energy of motion
light-years
the distance that light will travel in a year
electromagnetic waves
waves of raidiation that are chacterized by electric and magn…
115 terms
**TEAS Earth and Physical Science terms**
light-years
electromagnetic waves
gamma ray, x-ray, ultraviolet, visible…
red, orange, yellow, green, blue, indi…
the distance that light will travel in a year
waves of raidiation that are chacterized by electric and magn…
order the forms of electromagnetic radiation from short to lo…
order the 7 visible forms of electromagnetic radiation from s…
light-years
the distance that light will travel in a year
electromagnetic waves
waves of raidiation that are chacterized by electric and magn…
55 terms
Science Mid-Term Earth and Physical Science Vocab
Independent Variable
Dependent Variable
Controlled Variables
Atom
Changed by the scientist; things that change
Changed by the independent variable; data collected during th…
Not changed; constants; allow for a "fair test"
The smallest unit of an element that still has the characteri…
Independent Variable
Changed by the scientist; things that change
Dependent Variable
Changed by the independent variable; data collected during th…
17 terms
Life Science, Earth Science, and Physical Science
Earth Science
living things
nonliving things
the world
is the study of the Earth, the environment, rocks, stars, pla…
are the things that are alive
are the things that are not alive
is the earth and all the things on it
Earth Science
is the study of the Earth, the environment, rocks, stars, pla…
living things
are the things that are alive
32 terms
Earth and Physical Science
the properties of water
sun
differences between chemical and physi…
types of energy
the properties of water
sun
100 terms
Science (Earth and Physical Science)
wavelengths ordered from long to short
the distance light will travel in one…
True or false? The sun is an average s…
waves of radiation that are characteri…
radio waves, microwaves, infrared, visible: red, orange, yell…
a light-year
TRUE
electromagnetic waves
wavelengths ordered from long to short
radio waves, microwaves, infrared, visible: red, orange, yell…
the distance light will travel in one…
a light-year
7 terms
Earth Science: Physical Changes
Erosion
Weathering
Earthquakes
Volcanoes
Processes by which rock, sand, and soil are broken down and c…
The breaking down of rocks and other materials on the Earth's…
A sudden and violent shaking of the ground, sometimes causing…
an opening in the Earth's crust through which molten lava, as…
Erosion
Processes by which rock, sand, and soil are broken down and c…
Weathering
The breaking down of rocks and other materials on the Earth's…
42 terms
Apologia Physical Science--Module 6--Earth and the Lithosphere
Earth's outermost layer of rock is the…
Small, solid fragments of rock and oth…
Rock formed when chemical reactions ce…
_____ rock forms from molten rock.
crust
sediment
sedimentary
igneous
Earth's outermost layer of rock is the…
crust
Small, solid fragments of rock and oth…
sediment
86 terms
earth and physical science (teas)
the moon
the stars
electromagnetic waves
spectrum is dived into bands of wavele…
does not provide its own source of energy. our vision of the…
stars have internal sources of energy, there distance from us…
are waves of radiation that are characterized by electric and…
from short to long : gamma ray, x-ray, ultra violet, visible,…
the moon
does not provide its own source of energy. our vision of the…
the stars
stars have internal sources of energy, there distance from us…
169 terms
TEAS Earth and Physical Science
Anything that takes up space and has m…
The quantity of matter something posse…
Occurs when original substance in chan…
Transformations that do not produce ne…
Matter
Mass
Chemical change
Physical changes
Anything that takes up space and has m…
Matter
The quantity of matter something posse…
Mass
TEAS Earth and Physical Science: All Terms 1
light year
electromagnetic waves
energy
joules or calories
distance of how light will travel in one year
waves of radiation are characterized by electric and magnetic…
ability to do work
quantified units of the metric system
light year
distance of how light will travel in one year
electromagnetic waves
waves of radiation are characterized by electric and magnetic…
TEAS Earth and Physical Science: All Terms 4
Proton
Neutron
Electrons
Ion
positive charge; amount equal to atomic number; found in nucl…
no charge; found in nucleus; neutrons=electrons-mass number
negative charge; smallest particle in atom; quantity equal to…
positively or negatively charged atom, due to an inequality o…
Proton
positive charge; amount equal to atomic number; found in nucl…
Neutron
no charge; found in nucleus; neutrons=electrons-mass number
TEAS Earth and Physical Science: All Terms 2
ke = 1/2mv^2
pe = mgh
law of conservation of energy
increases; decreases
kinetic energy formula
potential energy formula
says that energy is not lost but rather transferred back and…
within a given family on the periodic table, atomic radii ___…
ke = 1/2mv^2
kinetic energy formula
pe = mgh
potential energy formula
TEAS Earth and Physical Science: All Terms 5
Proton
Neutron
Electrons
Ion
positive charge; amount equal to atomic number; found in nucl…
no charge; found in nucleus; neutrons=electrons-mass number
negative charge; smallest particle in atom; quantity equal to…
positively or negatively charged atom, due to an inequality o…
Proton
positive charge; amount equal to atomic number; found in nucl…
Neutron
no charge; found in nucleus; neutrons=electrons-mass number
18 terms
4th- 5th grade Science Vocabulary: Physical/Earth
condensation
mass
climate
core
the changing of a gas into a liquid
a measurement of how much matter is in an object
the average weather pattern in a region
the center part of Earth
condensation
the changing of a gas into a liquid
mass
a measurement of how much matter is in an object
79 terms
Earth and Physical Science
Visible Wavelength from Long to Short
Visible Spectrum from Long to Short
Kinetic Energy
Kinetic Energy Equation
Radio... Microwave... Infrared... Visible ... Ultraviolet... X-Ray... Gamma
Red... Orange... Yellow... Green... Blue... Indigo... Violet
The energy of an object in motion.
KE= 1/2 mv2
Visible Wavelength from Long to Short
Radio... Microwave... Infrared... Visible ... Ultraviolet... X-Ray... Gamma
Visible Spectrum from Long to Short
Red... Orange... Yellow... Green... Blue... Indigo... Violet
TEAS Earth and Physical Science: All Terms 6
light-years
electromagnetic waves
electromagnetic waves from SHORT to LONG
visible color bands from LONG to SHORT
the distance that light will travel within 1 year of time
waves of radiation that are characterized by electric and mag…
gamma, x-ray, ultraviolet, visible, infrared, microwave, radio
red, orange, yellow, green, blue, indigo, violet
light-years
the distance that light will travel within 1 year of time
electromagnetic waves
waves of radiation that are characterized by electric and mag…
31 terms
Earth/Physical Science SLO Vocabulary
intrusive igneous rock
extrusive igneous rock
deposition
streak
Igneous rock that cools inside the earth so it cools very slo…
Igneous rock that cools on the surface of the earth so it coo…
Process in which sediment is laid down in new locations.
the color of a mineral's powder
intrusive igneous rock
Igneous rock that cools inside the earth so it cools very slo…
extrusive igneous rock
Igneous rock that cools on the surface of the earth so it coo…
68 terms
TEAS Earth and Physical Science: All Terms 6
light-years
electromagnetic waves
electromagnetic waves from SHORT to LONG
visible color bands from LONG to SHORT
the distance that light will travel within 1 year of time
waves of radiation that are characterized by electric and mag…
gamma, x-ray, ultraviolet, visible, infrared, microwave, radio
red, orange, yellow, green, blue, indigo, violet
light-years
the distance that light will travel within 1 year of time
electromagnetic waves
waves of radiation that are characterized by electric and mag…
TEAS Earth and Physical Science: All Terms 3
The Moon
Light years
The Sun
Electromagnetic waves
It does not provides its own energry; the vision that is rece…
the distance light travels in one year; that is how far the S…
Light-minutes away; the Sun's energy reaches the Earth in sev…
Waves of ratiation that are characterized by eletric and magn…
The Moon
It does not provides its own energry; the vision that is rece…
Light years
the distance light travels in one year; that is how far the S…
48 terms
Earth and Physical Science Mid term review
Metric System
Independent Variable
Dependent Variable
Standardizing Variable
staircase, goes kilo, hectro, Deka, base unit, deci, centi, m…
the variable you control in an experiment, goes on the x axis
the variable being measured in an experiment, goes on the y a…
the constant portion of the experiment.
Metric System
staircase, goes kilo, hectro, Deka, base unit, deci, centi, m…
Independent Variable
the variable you control in an experiment, goes on the x axis
28 terms
Physical Science Chapter 12 Earth Moon and Sun
astronomy
axis
rotation
revolution
the study of the moon, stars, and other objects in space
an imaginary line that passes through Earth's center and the…
the spinning motion of a planet on its axis
the movement of an object around another object
astronomy
the study of the moon, stars, and other objects in space
axis
an imaginary line that passes through Earth's center and the…
16 terms
Science Vocabulary Physical & Earth Science
PHYSICAL PROPERTIES... (NOUN)
SOLID... (NOUN)
LIQUID... (NOUN)
GAS... (NOUN)
characteristics of a substance that can be observed or measur…
state of matter that has a definite shape & volume
state of matter that has a definite volume but no definite sh…
a state of matter that does not have a definite shape or volume
PHYSICAL PROPERTIES... (NOUN)
characteristics of a substance that can be observed or measur…
SOLID... (NOUN)
state of matter that has a definite shape & volume
85 terms
Physical and Earth/Space Sciences
Solid
Liquid
Gas
Plasma
Molecules are closely bound to one another by molecular force…
Molecular forces are weaker than in a solid; the liquid maint…
Molecular forces are very weak, so a gas takes the shape of t…
Ionized particles and is usually found at very high temps, su…
Solid
Molecules are closely bound to one another by molecular force…
Liquid
Molecular forces are weaker than in a solid; the liquid maint…
28 terms
Earth and Physical Science
Electromagnetic waves from long to sho…
acronym
7 visible forms of waves from long to…
kinetic energy
radiowave... microwave... infrared... visible... ultraviolet... x-ray... gamma
rich... men... in... vagina... use ... xtra... gel
red... orange... yellow... green... blue... indigo... violet
Electromagnetic waves from long to sho…
radiowave... microwave... infrared... visible... ultraviolet... x-ray... gamma
acronym
rich... men... in... vagina... use ... xtra... gel
41 terms
Physical to Earth Science Vocabulary Review
conductor
insulator
solubility
physical state
A device or material that permits current to flow through it…
A material that blocks the flow of energy.
The ability of a substance to dissolve in another substance
The classification of matter as a solid, a liquid or a gas
conductor
A device or material that permits current to flow through it…
insulator
A material that blocks the flow of energy.
25 terms
Physical and Earth Science Review
Temperature
mass
Atom
mixture
A measure of how hot or cold something is.
Amount of matter in an object
Smallest particle of an element
A combination of two or more substances that are not chemical…
Temperature
A measure of how hot or cold something is.
mass
Amount of matter in an object
42 terms
Physical and Earth Space Science
Matter
Energy
Energy comes in many forms:
What are the 3 normal states of matter?
anything that occupies space and has mass
the capacity to do work or to produce change
electricity, light, sound, heat, magnetism, and nuclear energy
Solid, Liquid and gas
Matter
anything that occupies space and has mass
Energy
the capacity to do work or to produce change
15 terms
Earth Vocabulary- Physical Science
Seismic Waves
Seismologist
P-Waves
S-Waves
A vibration that travels through Earth carrying the energy re…
A scientist who studies earthquakes.
A type of seismic wave that compresses and expands the ground.
A type of seismic wave that moves the ground up and down or s…
Seismic Waves
A vibration that travels through Earth carrying the energy re…
Seismologist
A scientist who studies earthquakes.
25 terms
Physical Earth Science
displacement
speed
instantaneous
average speed
distance and direction of an object's final position
something is moving
measures the speed of an object at a single instant of time
speed of motion when speed is changing
displacement
distance and direction of an object's final position
speed
something is moving
31 terms
TEAS - Earth and Physical Science
Matter
Mass
chemical change
physical change
anything that takes up space and has mass
quantity of matter something possesses, and usually has a uni…
occurs when an original substance is transformed into a new s…
transformation that does not produce a new substance, such as…
Matter
anything that takes up space and has mass
Mass
quantity of matter something possesses, and usually has a uni…
61 terms
Earth and Physical Science TEAs
Light years
Kinetic Energy
Potential Energy
Law of Conservation of Energy
the distance the light will travel within 1 year of time
energy of motion KE=1/2MV^2
stored energy PE=mgh... g= standard gravity constant 10 m/s^2
energy is not lost but rather transferred back and forth betw…
Light years
the distance the light will travel within 1 year of time
Kinetic Energy
energy of motion KE=1/2MV^2
71 terms
earth/physical science
Electrical energy
chemical energy
photosphere
chromosphere
the energy it takes to pull apart positive and and negative e…
refers to the manner in which atoms form into molecules and t…
the surface of the sun
second layer of the sun
Electrical energy
the energy it takes to pull apart positive and and negative e…
chemical energy
refers to the manner in which atoms form into molecules and t…
37 terms
TEAS Earth/Physical Science
Sun
Sun (regions)
Sun's atmosphere
Sunspots
Is Young and rich and elements heavier than helium. It is com…
4 total: Core (where the thermal energy is produced), Radioac…
Has several parts: chromosphere (temp. increases with altitud…
Temporary areas of reduced surface temperature
Sun
Is Young and rich and elements heavier than helium. It is com…
Sun (regions)
4 total: Core (where the thermal energy is produced), Radioac…
17 terms
Life Science, Earth Science, and Physical Science
Earth Science
living things
nonliving things
the world
is the study of the Earth, the environment, rocks, stars, pla…
are the things that are alive
are the things that are not alive
is the earth and all the things on it
Earth Science
is the study of the Earth, the environment, rocks, stars, pla…
living things
are the things that are alive
100 terms
Physical Science Earth Science
The two most abundant elements in Eart…
Minerals are composed of
The mineral gold (Au) is very soft. Go…
Based on its abundance in Earth's crus…
D) silicon and oxygen.
C) inorganic solids
B) large, loosely packed, and loosely bonded atoms.
B) silicon.
The two most abundant elements in Eart…
D) silicon and oxygen.
Minerals are composed of
C) inorganic solids
96 terms
Earth, Life, and Physical Science
acid-
acoust-
aero-
alb-
sour, sharp
hearing
air
white
acid-
sour, sharp
acoust-
hearing
11 terms
IN PROGRESS... SECTION 3: SCIENCE (Earth and Physical Science)
x-ray, ultraviolet, infrared, radio... B…
Violet, indigo, blue, green, yellow, o…
300 Joules... Since potential energy is…
KE = 80 Joules... PE = 20 Joules... Conserv…
The Sun... Order the following forms of electromagnetic radiati…
The Sun... Order the 7 visible forms of electromagnetic radiati…
Kinetic, Potential, and Other Energies... Suppose a 5-kilogram…
Kinetic, Potential, and Other Energies... Suppose an object pos…
x-ray, ultraviolet, infrared, radio... B…
The Sun... Order the following forms of electromagnetic radiati…
Violet, indigo, blue, green, yellow, o…
The Sun... Order the 7 visible forms of electromagnetic radiati…
44 terms
Earth and Physical Science Pt 2
Ionic bond
Covalent bond
Saturated Hydrocarbons
Unsaturated Hydrocarbons
Type of bond that completes another atom by donating or accep…
Type of bond that forms when 2 atoms share electrons between…
Hydrocarbons Composed of a single carbon carbon bond
Hydrocarbons Composed of 2 or 3 carbon carbon bonds
Ionic bond
Type of bond that completes another atom by donating or accep…
Covalent bond
Type of bond that forms when 2 atoms share electrons between…
14 terms
Physical Processes of the Earth Terms
faulting
folding
volcanism
earthquake
when rocks break and move along a crack
when forces act against each other and the earth's crust bend…
the process of bringing material from the deep interior of th…
when the plates that make up the crust slide past one another…
faulting
when rocks break and move along a crack
folding
when forces act against each other and the earth's crust bend…
18 terms
CLEP: Physical Science - Earth
Troposphere, Stratosphere, Mesosphere,…
Geosphere
Crust
Mantle
Order of atmospheric layers.
Solid or mineral part of the earth.
Outermost layer of the geosphere, what we think of as "the ea…
Complex middle layer of the geosphere. 82% of the earth's vol…
Troposphere, Stratosphere, Mesosphere,…
Order of atmospheric layers.
Geosphere
Solid or mineral part of the earth.
47 terms
Earth and Physical Science
Electromagnetic waves
Order the following forms of electroma…
Order the 7 visible forms of electroma…
Atomic number
Electromagnetic waves are waves of radiation that are charact…
x-ray, ultraviolet, infrared, radio
violet, indigo, blue, green, yellow, orange, red
Number of protons in the nucleus of an atom and is an orderin…
Electromagnetic waves
Electromagnetic waves are waves of radiation that are charact…
Order the following forms of electroma…
x-ray, ultraviolet, infrared, radio
35 terms
physical earth science flashcards
which type of electromagnetic waves th…
which type of electromagnetic waves ha…
the word radar is an acronym. what doe…
what does MRI stand for?
gamma ray have the highest frequency
radio waves
radio detection and rending
magnetic resonance imaging
which type of electromagnetic waves th…
gamma ray have the highest frequency
which type of electromagnetic waves ha…
radio waves
16 terms
Earth and Physical Science Final
what is meant by medium waves
longitudinal waves
transverse waves
constructive interference
a material that carries a wave
what is meant by medium waves
a material that carries a wave
longitudinal waves
22 terms
Earth Science: The Physical Setting
Classification
Conclusion
Cyclic change
Density
A system based on the properties of an observation.
A final inference based on observations.
A change that involves events that repeat in time and space,…
The concentration of matter found within an object. (Mass/Vol…
Classification
A system based on the properties of an observation.
Conclusion
A final inference based on observations.
14 terms
Physical Processes of the Earth Terms
faulting
folding
volcanism
earthquake
when rocks break and move along a crack
when forces act against each other and the earth's crust bend…
the process of bringing material from the deep interior of th…
when the plates that make up the crust slide past one another…
faulting
when rocks break and move along a crack
folding
when forces act against each other and the earth's crust bend…
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