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Science terms earth systems
Atmoshpere
Biosphere
Cryosphere
GEOSPHERE
Air
Life
Frost and ice
Land and rock
Atmoshpere
Air
Biosphere
Life
Earth Science:The Earth System
System
Energy
Atmosphere
Geosphere
A group of parts that works together.
Ability to do work
Earth's outermost layer is a mixture of gases... N and O
Earth's mass is found...3 main parts!
System
A group of parts that works together.
Energy
Ability to do work
Earth System Science Mid-Term
Nebular Theory
=Physical Environments
+geosphere
+hydrosphere
proposes that the bodies of our solar system evolved from an…
+geosphere ... +hydrosphere ... +atmosphere... +biosphere
-extends from the surface to the center of the planet ... -life…
-dynamic mass of water effecting atmosphere, land and life
Nebular Theory
proposes that the bodies of our solar system evolved from an…
=Physical Environments
+geosphere ... +hydrosphere ... +atmosphere... +biosphere
Earth System Science Mid-Term
Nebular Theory
=Physical Environments
+geosphere
+hydrosphere
proposes that the bodies of our solar system evolved from an…
+geosphere ... +hydrosphere ... +atmosphere... +biosphere
-extends from the surface to the center of the planet ... -life…
-dynamic mass of water effecting atmosphere, land and life
Nebular Theory
proposes that the bodies of our solar system evolved from an…
=Physical Environments
+geosphere ... +hydrosphere ... +atmosphere... +biosphere
Earth Systems Science: Terms
Isotopes
Energy
Radioactive
Ions
Atoms of the same element with different masses
The capacity to change some aspect of matter
Atoms that emit energy and subatomic particles
Charged atoms or collections of atoms
Isotopes
Atoms of the same element with different masses
Energy
The capacity to change some aspect of matter
29 terms
Science- The Sun-Earth-Moon System
eclipse
equinox
revolution
rotation
movement of one solar system object into the shadow of anothe…
beginning of spring and fall; days on which hours of sunlight…
orbit of one object around another object
spin of an object around its axis
eclipse
movement of one solar system object into the shadow of anothe…
equinox
beginning of spring and fall; days on which hours of sunlight…
5 terms
Earth Science: Solar System
solar system
tilt (seasons)
Rotation (days)
revolution (years)
sun, planets, and all the other objects that revolve around t…
Caused by the tilt of Earth on its axis as it revolves around…
caused by the Earth spinning on its axis.
caused by the Earth revolving around the sun.
solar system
sun, planets, and all the other objects that revolve around t…
tilt (seasons)
Caused by the tilt of Earth on its axis as it revolves around…
21 terms
Intro to Earth System Science
geology
pedology
meteorology
aeronomy
study of the geosphere
study of soil
The study of weather
The science of the upper atmosphere
geology
study of the geosphere
pedology
study of soil
19 terms
Earth Science - The Solar System
Asteroid
Astronomical Unit (AU)
Atmosphere
Comet
irregularly-shaped, rocky object revolving around the sun tha…
a unit of length used to measure distance in the solar system…
the envelope of gas that surrounds a planet
small objects that orbit the sun and are made of ice, dust, a…
Asteroid
irregularly-shaped, rocky object revolving around the sun tha…
Astronomical Unit (AU)
a unit of length used to measure distance in the solar system…
Earth Science Chapter 27: Sun-Earth-Moon System
rotation
revolution
Neap Tide
Spring Tide
the Earth spins on it's axis every 24 hours
The Earth revolves around the sun every 365 days
when the sun, earth and moon make a right angle; ... Tidal Range…
when the sun, earth, and moon are lined up; ... Tidal range is t…
rotation
the Earth spins on it's axis every 24 hours
revolution
The Earth revolves around the sun every 365 days
30 terms
Earth System Science Unit
Atmosphere
Hydrosphere
Lithosphere
Biosphere
The thin layer of gases surrounding Earth including oxygen, c…
All the water at and near the surface of the earth, 97% of wh…
A rigid layer made up of the uppermost part of the mantle and…
Consists of all life on Earth and all parts of the Earth in w…
Atmosphere
The thin layer of gases surrounding Earth including oxygen, c…
Hydrosphere
All the water at and near the surface of the earth, 97% of wh…
Earth Science - Ch. 23: Sun-Earth-Moon System
axis
revolution
ellipse
tilted axis
imaginary vertical lines around which Earth spins
The movement of an object around another object
A elongated circle, or oval shape, the shape of the planets o…
Earth's axis is tilted 23.5 degrees from a line drawn perpend…
axis
imaginary vertical lines around which Earth spins
revolution
The movement of an object around another object
Earth Science Earth System
Earth System
Earth System
Earth System
Earth System
A system is a set of components that work together or interact.
Earth,from the very top of the atmosphere to the core at its…
Air, water,soil,and living things make up the four major comp…
These overlapping,interconnected components are called spheres.
Earth System
A system is a set of components that work together or interact.
Earth System
Earth,from the very top of the atmosphere to the core at its…
Mrs. Blackburn's Earth Science Review: Earth, Moon, Sun system
24 hours or 1 day
about 29 days or 1 month
about 365 days or 1 year
December 21
time it takes for the earth to rotate on its axis
time for the moon to go through all of its phases
time for the earth to orbit (revolve) around the sun
First day of winter in Northern Hemisphere (winter solstice),…
24 hours or 1 day
time it takes for the earth to rotate on its axis
about 29 days or 1 month
time for the moon to go through all of its phases
Earth Science: Friday, Saturday, and Sunday study
List these terms in order form smalles…
Why is dark matter invisible?
What is a galaxy?
List these terms in order from largest…
Star, star system, galaxy, cluster, supercluster, universe.
It doesn't emit light of any wavelength.
A huge collection of stars, gas, and dust.
Universe, supercluster, cluster, galaxy, star.
List these terms in order form smalles…
Star, star system, galaxy, cluster, supercluster, universe.
Why is dark matter invisible?
It doesn't emit light of any wavelength.
11 terms
Paskievitch Earth System Science
Atmosphere
Biosphere
Carbon Cycle
Crust
Our atmosphere is a mixture of gases that surround the Earth.…
Subsystem of Earth that includes all living things: plants, a…
The carbon cycle is the biogeochemical cycle by which carbon…
Outer most layer of Earth. Made up of igneous, metamorphic, a…
Atmosphere
Our atmosphere is a mixture of gases that surround the Earth.…
Biosphere
Subsystem of Earth that includes all living things: plants, a…
24 terms
Science 8: Chapter 23 - The Sun-Earth-Moon System
Sphere
Axis
Rotation
Revolution
A round three-dimensional object whose surface is the same di…
Imaginary vertical line that cuts through the center of Earth…
Spinning of Earth on its imaginary axis, which takes about 24…
Earth's yearlong elliptical around the Sun
Sphere
A round three-dimensional object whose surface is the same di…
Axis
Imaginary vertical line that cuts through the center of Earth…
10 terms
Science Earth System Study
biosphere
An erupting volcano is what kind of fo…
What is the main kind of energy that d…
Geosphere
Earth system includes trees, grasses and animals
constructive force
heat from the sun
Earth system that includes the rocks that make up the Earth.
biosphere
Earth system includes trees, grasses and animals
An erupting volcano is what kind of fo…
constructive force
12 terms
Earth Science 2 - Solar System
solar system
orbit
axis
rotation
a star and the celestial objects that orbit it
the path that an object in space follows around another objec…
an imaginary line that a planet spins around
the act of spinning or turning around a central point, like a…
solar system
a star and the celestial objects that orbit it
orbit
the path that an object in space follows around another objec…
8th Science unit 5 the Earth-Moon-Sun system
rotation
day
revolution
year
the spin of a body on its axis
the time required for Earth to rotate once on its axis
the motion of a body that travels around another body in spac…
the time required for Earth to orbit once around the sun
rotation
the spin of a body on its axis
day
the time required for Earth to rotate once on its axis
11 terms
Earth System Science
Atmosphere
Biosphere
Carbon Cycle
Crust
Our atmosphere is a mixture of gases that surround the Earth.…
Subsystem of Earth that includes all living things: plants, a…
The carbon cycle is the biogeochemical cycle by which carbon…
Outer most layer of Earth. Made up of igneous, metamorphic, a…
Atmosphere
Our atmosphere is a mixture of gases that surround the Earth.…
Biosphere
Subsystem of Earth that includes all living things: plants, a…
14 terms
Earth Science Solar System
solar system
planet
comet
star
a star and all the planets and other objects that revolve aro…
a large body that revolves around the sun
a ball of rock, ice, and frozen gases that revolves around th…
a huge ball of superheated gases
solar system
a star and all the planets and other objects that revolve aro…
planet
a large body that revolves around the sun
Earth Science-Chapter 23-The Sun-Earth-Moon System
Properties of Earth
Sphere
Evidence of Earth's Spherical Shape
Earth's shape
Earth spins as it revolves around the sun (gives appearance t…
round, three-dimensional object
-Aristotle 350BC (earth cast a curved shadow)... -sailors (tops…
-sphere (bulges slightly at equator, somewhat flattened at po…
Properties of Earth
Earth spins as it revolves around the sun (gives appearance t…
Sphere
round, three-dimensional object
22 terms
23-Earth Science-The Sun-Earth-Moon System
sphere
axis
rotation
revolution
a round three-dimensional closed surface such that every poin…
an imaginary line that passes through Earth's center and its…
the act of rotating as if on an axis
the movement of an object around another object
sphere
a round three-dimensional closed surface such that every poin…
axis
an imaginary line that passes through Earth's center and its…
18 terms
Earth-Sun-Moon System Science HELLER
Sidereal month
Tides
Lunar cycle
New Moon
27.3 days for the moon to go 360 degrees around the Earth
the regular rise and fall of the ocean's surface influenced b…
A sequence of phases of the moon as it revolves around the Ea…
All Dark, no light reflected
Sidereal month
27.3 days for the moon to go 360 degrees around the Earth
Tides
the regular rise and fall of the ocean's surface influenced b…
40 terms
Earth Science Solar System
Jupiter
Neptune
Mercury
Saturn
Largest planet in the solar system
Most distant planet in the solar system
Smallest planet in the solar system
Most extensive ring system in the solar system
Jupiter
Largest planet in the solar system
Neptune
Most distant planet in the solar system
8 terms
Earth Science Solar System
photosphere
chromoshpere
corona
fusion
the innermost layer of the Sun which is also its visible surf…
the middle layer of the Sun only visible during a solar eclipse
the outermost layer of the sun and is not visible without spe…
the combination of lightweight atomic nuclei into heavier ato…
photosphere
the innermost layer of the Sun which is also its visible surf…
chromoshpere
the middle layer of the Sun only visible during a solar eclipse
21 terms
Earth science & Earth systems
Earth science
System
Energy
Constructive force
The body of knowledge that deals with Earth & it's place in t…
Group of parts that work together as a whole
The ability to do work or cause change
Shape Earth's surface by building mountains & landmasses
Earth science
The body of knowledge that deals with Earth & it's place in t…
System
Group of parts that work together as a whole
69 terms
Science Test-The Sun, Moon, and Earth System
Astronomical Unit
Solar spectrum
Radiative zone
Core
A unit of astronomical distance equal to the earth's average…
The entire span of electromagnetic wavelengths that the sun e…
a layer of a star's interior where energy is primarily transp…
The dense, extremely hot central region of the earth's interi…
Astronomical Unit
A unit of astronomical distance equal to the earth's average…
Solar spectrum
The entire span of electromagnetic wavelengths that the sun e…
6th grade - Science - Sun, Earth,Moon System
1. What causes seasons to change?
1. The first day of fall in the Northe…
1. The Earth takes 365.25 days to do w…
1. Where is the northern end of Earth'…
The tilt of Earth's axis causes seasons to change.
September Equinox
revolution around the sun
It does not point either toward or away from the sun
1. What causes seasons to change?
The tilt of Earth's axis causes seasons to change.
1. The first day of fall in the Northe…
September Equinox
Science- The Sun-Earth-Moon System
Where is the Earth in the universe and…
How do the motions of the Earth and th…
How is Earth compared to other objects…
eclipse
The Earth is the third planet from the Sun.... It is the only kn…
Earth's motion causes day and night.... Earth's revolution is re…
Earth is a small, rocky, inner planet. It has one natural sat…
movement of one solar system object into the shadow of anothe…
Where is the Earth in the universe and…
The Earth is the third planet from the Sun.... It is the only kn…
How do the motions of the Earth and th…
Earth's motion causes day and night.... Earth's revolution is re…
Earth Systems Science terms 1
Concluded that earth was round because…
Established the size of the earth by c…
Determined locations of 850 stars, dev…
Aristarchus-The first Greek to believe…
Aristotle
Eratosthenes
Hipparchus
Aristarchus
Concluded that earth was round because…
Aristotle
Established the size of the earth by c…
Eratosthenes
27 terms
Earth System Science
Atmosphere
Hydrosphere
Lithosphere
Biosphere
air, wind, greenhouse gasses, oxygen...
oceans, rivers, groundwater, glaciers...
rocks, minerals, volcanoes, sand...
plants, animals, fungi, microbes...
Atmosphere
air, wind, greenhouse gasses, oxygen...
Hydrosphere
oceans, rivers, groundwater, glaciers...
24 terms
Earth Science Solar System
Nebula
Orbit
Solar system
Perihelion
Spinning cloud of hot gases
Curved path of one object around another object
Sun and all the objects
Point in a planet's orbit at which it is closest
Nebula
Spinning cloud of hot gases
Orbit
Curved path of one object around another object
Science- The Sun-Earth-Moon System
Where is the Earth in the universe and…
How do the motions of the Earth and th…
How is Earth compared to other objects…
eclipse
The Earth is the third planet from the Sun.... It is the only kn…
Earth's motion causes day and night.... Earth's revolution is re…
Earth is a small, rocky, inner planet. It has one natural sat…
movement of one solar system object into the shadow of anothe…
Where is the Earth in the universe and…
The Earth is the third planet from the Sun.... It is the only kn…
How do the motions of the Earth and th…
Earth's motion causes day and night.... Earth's revolution is re…
Science seven Earth system science
Earth System science
System
Atmosphere
Lithosphere
The study of the earth as an interactive system
Is a group of elements(components) that interact, change, and…
Is the layer of gasses that surrounds and protects the earth.
The solid and molten parts in and on the earth.
Earth System science
The study of the earth as an interactive system
System
Is a group of elements(components) that interact, change, and…
76 terms
Science- The Sun-Earth-Moon System
Where is the Earth in the universe and…
How do the motions of the Earth and th…
How is Earth compared to other objects…
eclipse
The Earth is the third planet from the Sun.... It is the only kn…
Earth's motion causes day and night.... Earth's revolution is re…
Earth is a small, rocky, inner planet. It has one natural sat…
movement of one solar system object into the shadow of anothe…
Where is the Earth in the universe and…
The Earth is the third planet from the Sun.... It is the only kn…
How do the motions of the Earth and th…
Earth's motion causes day and night.... Earth's revolution is re…
22 terms
Science - Earth's System
Atmosphere
Geosphere
Hydrosphere
Constructive Forces
The gases/liquids in the air keeping out the suns harmful ray…
The rocks and the molten rocks that make up the earth
The region holding all of the earth's water
Forces that take rock from the Mantle and make it into someth…
Atmosphere
The gases/liquids in the air keeping out the suns harmful ray…
Geosphere
The rocks and the molten rocks that make up the earth
64 terms
Science- The Sun-Earth-Moon System
How do the motions of the Earth and th…
eclipse
revolution
rotation
Earth's rotation causes day and night.... Earth's revolution is…
movement of one solar system object into the shadow of anothe…
orbit of one object around another object
spin of an object around its axis
How do the motions of the Earth and th…
Earth's rotation causes day and night.... Earth's revolution is…
eclipse
movement of one solar system object into the shadow of anothe…
42 terms
24-Earth Science-The Solar System
Solar System
Planet
Orbit
Gravity
the Sun and the planets and other objects that orbit the Sun
a large body in space that orbits a star and does not produce…
a path of an object as it circles around another object in ou…
a natural force that pulls two objects toward one another
Solar System
the Sun and the planets and other objects that orbit the Sun
Planet
a large body in space that orbits a star and does not produce…
20 terms
Sun and Earth System, Earth Science
Independent Variable
Dependent Variable
Controlled Variable
Reproducibility
variable that a scientist changes
variable that will or won't change based upon changes in the…
what is kept constant during a study to ensure it does not in…
is the ability of others to produce the same results under th…
Independent Variable
variable that a scientist changes
Dependent Variable
variable that will or won't change based upon changes in the…
Branches of Earth Science & Earth Systems
Astronomy
Geology
Oceanography
Meteorology
The study of the universe beyond the earth and the exploratio…
The study of the structure of the solid earth and the process…
The study of the ocean floor, composition of the water, and m…
The study of the earth's atmospheric composition, structure a…
Astronomy
The study of the universe beyond the earth and the exploratio…
Geology
The study of the structure of the solid earth and the process…
33 terms
Science 7, Earth, Sun & Moon System with pictures
eclipse
equinox
solstice
seasons
an event in which the shadow of one celestial body falls on a…
period of equal days and nights; the beginning of spring and…
twice-yearly point at which the sun reaches its greatest dist…
Are caused by the tilt of the Earth on its axis; The angle at…
eclipse
an event in which the shadow of one celestial body falls on a…
equinox
period of equal days and nights; the beginning of spring and…
30 terms
Chapter 29 Sun-Earth-Moon System Terms
ellipse
sphere
ecliptic
equinox
A elongated circle, or oval shape, the shape of the planets o…
A solid shape that is perfectly round like a ball. No faces,…
path of the sun and the planets
The two days of the year on which neither hemisphere is tilte…
ellipse
A elongated circle, or oval shape, the shape of the planets o…
sphere
A solid shape that is perfectly round like a ball. No faces,…
52 terms
Earth Science Chapter 22-Sun, Moon and Earth System
1/6
less dense
solar flares
core
The moon's surface gravity is what fraction of the earth's su…
Compared to the earth, the average density of the moon is
Severe solar storms that can disrupt telecommunications on Ea…
In what part of the sun are the thermonuclear reactions belie…
1/6
The moon's surface gravity is what fraction of the earth's su…
less dense
Compared to the earth, the average density of the moon is
17 terms
Earth System Science Vocabulary
System
Matter
Asthenosphere
Oblate Spheroid
any set of interacting components that influence one another…
anything that has mass and takes up space
The solid, plastic layer of the mantle beneath the lithosphere.
a slightly flattened sphere
System
any set of interacting components that influence one another…
Matter
anything that has mass and takes up space
19 terms
Science Earth's Systems
system
matter
4 spheres
Geosphere
group of parts that work as a whole
anything that has mass and takes up space.
geosphere, atmosphere, hydrosphere, biosphere
The solid part of Earth, rock, nonliving soil, minerals. ... Inc…
system
group of parts that work as a whole
matter
anything that has mass and takes up space.
11 terms
Earth Science-The System of Science
Old Tjikko
What is Science
Definitions of Science
Religion
*discovered by geologist Leif Kullman... *dendrochronology... *Dala…
*Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Geology... *Knowledge/Facts... *A way…
I - Science is an intellectual activity carried on by humans…
* a set of beliefs concerning the cause , nature, & purpose p…
Old Tjikko
*discovered by geologist Leif Kullman... *dendrochronology... *Dala…
What is Science
*Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Geology... *Knowledge/Facts... *A way…
19 terms
Earth Science Systems Of The Earth
Energy
2nd Law Of Thermodynamics
1st Law Of Thermodynamics
Closed System
Power To Do Work
Energy Is Exchanged But Matter stays organized
Energy is always being transferred never created or destroyed
Only Energy Is Transferred
Energy
Power To Do Work
2nd Law Of Thermodynamics
Energy Is Exchanged But Matter stays organized
Earth systems-earth science
Biosphere
Lithosphere
Hydrosphere
Atmosphere
All organisms on earth as well as the envioemts in which they…
Includes crust and mantle.
Water in earths oceans,seas,lakes,rivers,glaciers,and atmosph…
Gases surrounding earth,including 78%nitrogen and 21% oxygen.
Biosphere
All organisms on earth as well as the envioemts in which they…
Lithosphere
Includes crust and mantle.
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