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Prentice Hall Earth Science Chapter 8
Earthquake
Focus
Seismic Waves
Epicenter
the vibration of Earth produced by the rapid release of energy
the point within Earth where an earthquake originates
vibrations that travel through Earth carrying the energy rele…
the location on Earth's surface directly above the focus, or…
Earthquake
the vibration of Earth produced by the rapid release of energy
Focus
the point within Earth where an earthquake originates
25 terms
Prentice Hall Earth Science Chapter 8
weathering
erosion
uniformitarianism
mechanical weathering
The chemical and physical processes that break down rock at E…
The process by which water, ice, wind, or gravity moves weath…
The geologic principle that the same geologic processes that…
The type of weathering in which rock is physically broken int…
weathering
The chemical and physical processes that break down rock at E…
erosion
The process by which water, ice, wind, or gravity moves weath…
Chapter 8 Prentice Hall Earth Science
Earthquake
Focus
Epicenter
Fault
vibration of earth produced by rapid release of energy
the point in earth where an earthquake starts
the point on the Earth's surface directly above the focus of…
fractures in earth where movement has occured
Earthquake
vibration of earth produced by rapid release of energy
Focus
the point in earth where an earthquake starts
Prentice Hall Earth Science Chapter 8
Earthquake
Focus
Seismic Waves
Epicenter
the vibration of Earth produced by the rapid release of energy
the point within Earth where an earthquake originates
vibrations that travel through Earth carrying the energy rele…
the location on Earth's surface directly above the focus, or…
Earthquake
the vibration of Earth produced by the rapid release of energy
Focus
the point within Earth where an earthquake originates
25 terms
Chapter 8 Prentice Hall Earth Science
Fault
Focus
fault creep
foreshock
Fractures in Earth where movement has occurred.
point within Earth where an Earthquake starts
a slow, gradual movement made by a part of a fault
small quake that happens days or even years before the major…
Fault
Fractures in Earth where movement has occurred.
Focus
point within Earth where an Earthquake starts
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Prentice Hall Earth Science Chapter 8
Earthquake
Focus
Seismic Waves
Epicenter
the vibration of Earth produced by the rapid release of energy
the point within Earth where an earthquake originates
vibrations that travel through Earth carrying the energy rele…
the location on Earth's surface directly above the focus, or…
Earthquake
the vibration of Earth produced by the rapid release of energy
Focus
the point within Earth where an earthquake originates
Prentice Hall Earth Science Chapter 8
weathering
erosion
uniformitarianism
mechanical weathering
The chemical and physical processes that break down rock at E…
The process by which water, ice, wind, or gravity moves weath…
The geologic principle that the same geologic processes that…
The type of weathering in which rock is physically broken int…
weathering
The chemical and physical processes that break down rock at E…
erosion
The process by which water, ice, wind, or gravity moves weath…
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Prentice Hall Science Explorer Earth Science Chapter 8, 2
erosion
sediment
deposition
mass movement
the process by which water, ice, wind, or gravity moves fragm…
small, solid particles of material from rocks or organisms wh…
the process by which sediment settles out of the water or win…
any one of several processes by which gravity moves sediment…
erosion
the process by which water, ice, wind, or gravity moves fragm…
sediment
small, solid particles of material from rocks or organisms wh…
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Prentice Hall Chapter 8 vocab Earth Science
Focus
Fault
Elastic Rebound Hypothesis
Aftershock
the point in earth where an earthquake starts
fractures in earth where movement has occured
explanation for the release of energy stored in deformed rocks
an earthquake that occurs after a larger earthquake in the sa…
Focus
the point in earth where an earthquake starts
Fault
fractures in earth where movement has occured
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Prentice Hall Earth Chapter 8: Weathering and Soil Formation
weathering
erosion
uniformitarianism
mechanical weathering
The chemical and physical processes that break down rock at E…
The process by which water, ice, wind, or gravity moves weath…
The geologic principle that the same geologic processes that…
The type of weathering in which rock is physically broken int…
weathering
The chemical and physical processes that break down rock at E…
erosion
The process by which water, ice, wind, or gravity moves weath…
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Prentice Hall Chapter 8 vocab Earth Science AJJ
Focus
Fault
Elastic Rebound Hypothesis
Aftershock
the point in earth where an earthquake starts
fractures in earth where movement has occured
explanation for the release of energy stored in deformed rocks
an earthquake that occurs after a larger earthquake in the sa…
Focus
the point in earth where an earthquake starts
Fault
fractures in earth where movement has occured
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Prentice Hall Earth Chapter 8: Weathering and Soil Formation
weathering
erosion
uniformitarianism
mechanical weathering
The chemical and physical processes that break down rock at E…
The process by which water, ice, wind, or gravity moves weath…
The geologic principle that the same geologic processes that…
The type of weathering in which rock is physically broken int…
weathering
The chemical and physical processes that break down rock at E…
erosion
The process by which water, ice, wind, or gravity moves weath…
Prentice Hall/Pearson Chapter 8 - Earthquakes & Earth's Interior
Earthquake
Focus
Epicenter
Fault
vibration of earth produced by rapid release of energy
the point in earth where an earthquake starts
the point on the Earth's surface directly above the focus of…
fractures in earth where movement has occured
Earthquake
vibration of earth produced by rapid release of energy
Focus
the point in earth where an earthquake starts
Prentice Hall Earth Chapter 8: Weathering and Soil Formation
weathering
erosion
uniformitarianism
mechanical weathering
The chemical and physical processes that break down rock at E…
The process by which water, ice, wind, or gravity moves weath…
The geologic principle that the same geologic processes that…
The type of weathering in which rock is physically broken int…
weathering
The chemical and physical processes that break down rock at E…
erosion
The process by which water, ice, wind, or gravity moves weath…
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Prentice Hall Biology: Chapter 8
Autotroph
Heterotroph
Adenosine triphosphate
photosynthesis
organism that can capture energy from sunlight or chemicals a…
organism that obtains energy from the foods it consumes; also…
one of the principal chemical compounds that living things us…
process by which plants and some other organisms use light en…
Autotroph
organism that can capture energy from sunlight or chemicals a…
Heterotroph
organism that obtains energy from the foods it consumes; also…
Prentice Hall Chapter 8 vocab Earth Science AJJ
Focus
Fault
Elastic Rebound Hypothesis
Aftershock
the point in earth where an earthquake starts
fractures in earth where movement has occured
explanation for the release of energy stored in deformed rocks
an earthquake that occurs after a larger earthquake in the sa…
Focus
the point in earth where an earthquake starts
Fault
fractures in earth where movement has occured
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Prentice Hall Science Explorer Earth Science Chapter 8
erosion
sediment
deposition
mass movement
the process by which water, ice, wind, or gravity moves fragm…
small, solid particles of material from rocks or organisms wh…
the process by which sediment settles out of the water or win…
any one of several processes by which gravity moves sediment…
erosion
the process by which water, ice, wind, or gravity moves fragm…
sediment
small, solid particles of material from rocks or organisms wh…
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Biology Prentice Hall Chapter 8 Vocab
Autotroph
Heterotroph
Adenosine triphosphate
photosynthesis
organism that can capture energy from sunlight or chemicals a…
organism that obtains energy from the foods it consumes; also…
one of the principal chemical compounds that living things us…
process by which plants and some other organisms use light en…
Autotroph
organism that can capture energy from sunlight or chemicals a…
Heterotroph
organism that obtains energy from the foods it consumes; also…
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Prentice Hall Biology Chapter 8
autotroph
heterotroph
adenosine triphosphate (ATP)
photosynthesis
organism that can capture energy from sunlight or chemicals a…
organism that obtains energy from the foods it consumes; also…
one of the principal chemical compounds that living things us…
process by which plants and some other organisms use light en…
autotroph
organism that can capture energy from sunlight or chemicals a…
heterotroph
organism that obtains energy from the foods it consumes; also…
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Prentice Hall Earth Chapter 8: Weathering and Soil Formation
weathering
erosion
uniformitarianism
mechanical weathering
The chemical and physical processes that break down rock at E…
The process by which water, ice, wind, or gravity moves weath…
The geologic principle that the same geologic processes that…
The type of weathering in which rock is physically broken int…
weathering
The chemical and physical processes that break down rock at E…
erosion
The process by which water, ice, wind, or gravity moves weath…
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Prentice Hall/Pearson Chapter 8 - Earthquakes & Earth's Interior
Earthquake
Focus
Epicenter
Fault
vibration of earth produced by rapid release of energy
the point in earth where an earthquake starts
the point on the Earth's surface directly above the focus of…
fractures in earth where movement has occured
Earthquake
vibration of earth produced by rapid release of energy
Focus
the point in earth where an earthquake starts
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Prentice Hall Biology: Chapter 8
Autotroph
Heterotroph
Adenosine triphosphate
photosynthesis
organism that can capture energy from sunlight or chemicals a…
organism that obtains energy from the foods it consumes; also…
one of the principal chemical compounds that living things us…
process by which plants and some other organisms use light en…
Autotroph
organism that can capture energy from sunlight or chemicals a…
Heterotroph
organism that obtains energy from the foods it consumes; also…
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Economics Chapter 8 Prentice Hall
sole proprietorship
business organization
business license
zoning law
a business owned and managed by a single individual
an establishment formed to carry on commercial enterprise
authorization to start a business issued by the local governm…
law in a city or town that designates separate areas for resi…
sole proprietorship
a business owned and managed by a single individual
business organization
an establishment formed to carry on commercial enterprise
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Prentice Hall Earth Science Chapter 8 - Weathering and Soil Formation
weathering
erosion
uniformitarianism
mechanical weathering
Chemical or physical process that breaks down rocks at earths…
The process by which water, ice, wind, or gravity moves weath…
The geologic principle that the same geologic processes that…
The type of weathering in which rock is physically broken int…
weathering
Chemical or physical process that breaks down rocks at earths…
erosion
The process by which water, ice, wind, or gravity moves weath…
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chapter 8 Biology Prentice Hall
autotroph
heterotroph
adenosine triphosphate
photosynthesis
organism that can capture energy from sunlight or chemicals a…
organism that obtains energy from the foods it consumes; also…
The molecule that stores energy that can be used by the cell
The biochemical process by which green plants and some bacter…
autotroph
organism that can capture energy from sunlight or chemicals a…
heterotroph
organism that obtains energy from the foods it consumes; also…
Prentice Hall Chemistry Chapter 8
covalent bond
molecule
diatomic molecule
molecular compound
a bond formed by the sharing of electrons between atoms
a neutral group of atoms joined together by covalent bonds
a molecule consisting of two atoms
a compound that is composed of molecules
covalent bond
a bond formed by the sharing of electrons between atoms
molecule
a neutral group of atoms joined together by covalent bonds
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Chapter 8 Earth's History Prentice Hall California Life Science
What is relative age?
Geology
erosion
uniformitarianism
it relates to the age of something else that is compared to.
Study of structure of earth, the forces that make and shape it.
Occurs when running water, ice, or wind break down rocks and…
GEOLOGIC PROCESSES THAT OPERATE TODAY ALSO OPERATED IN THE PA…
What is relative age?
it relates to the age of something else that is compared to.
Geology
Study of structure of earth, the forces that make and shape it.
31 terms
Prentice Hall Biology: Chapter 8
Autotroph
Heterotroph
Adenosine triphosphate
photosynthesis
organism that can capture energy from sunlight or chemicals a…
organism that obtains energy from the foods it consumes; also…
one of the principal chemical compounds that living things us…
process by which plants and some other organisms use light en…
Autotroph
organism that can capture energy from sunlight or chemicals a…
Heterotroph
organism that obtains energy from the foods it consumes; also…
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Chapter 8 Earth's History Prentice Hall California Life Science
students know earth process today are…
Students know the history of life on e…
Rock cycle includes the formation of n…
Evidence from " 1" and "2" indicates t…
the past and slow geologic processes have large cumulative ef…
Catastrophic events 1.Major Volcanic eruptions or the 2. impa…
Layers with the oldest generally found on the bottom, think o…
Geologic layers and radioactive dating ... Earth is 4.6 Billion…
students know earth process today are…
the past and slow geologic processes have large cumulative ef…
Students know the history of life on e…
Catastrophic events 1.Major Volcanic eruptions or the 2. impa…
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Prentice Hall Biology Chapter 8
Photosynthesis requires what 3 reactan…
Photosynthesis does not require?
All of the energy for mast ecosystems…
Mushrooms are Heterotrophs or Autotrop…
Water, Sunlight, and Carbon Dioxide
Sugar
The Sun
Heterotrophs
Photosynthesis requires what 3 reactan…
Water, Sunlight, and Carbon Dioxide
Photosynthesis does not require?
Sugar
Prentice Hall Health Chapter 8
Nutrients
Metabolism
Calories
Carbohydrates
Substances that the body needs to regulate bodily functions.
The chemical process by which your body breaks down food to r…
The amount of energy released when nutrients are broken down.
Nutrients made of carbon, hydrogen, and oxygen.
Nutrients
Substances that the body needs to regulate bodily functions.
Metabolism
The chemical process by which your body breaks down food to r…
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Prentice Hall Earth Science Chapter 12
uniformitarianism
relative dating
law of superposition
principal of original horizontality
the concept that processes that shaped the Earth in the past…
process by which rocks are placed in their proper chronologic…
a law that states that in any undeformed sequence of sediment…
principle of relative dating; layers of sediments are general…
uniformitarianism
the concept that processes that shaped the Earth in the past…
relative dating
process by which rocks are placed in their proper chronologic…
13 terms
chapter 8 Biology Prentice Hall
autotroph
heterotroph
adenosine triphosphate
photosynthesis
organism that can capture energy from sunlight or chemicals a…
organism that obtains energy from the foods it consumes; also…
The molecule that stores energy that can be used by the cell
The biochemical process by which green plants and some bacter…
autotroph
organism that can capture energy from sunlight or chemicals a…
heterotroph
organism that obtains energy from the foods it consumes; also…
Chapter 8 Biology Prentice Hall
autotroph
heterotroph
adenosine triphosphate
photosynthesis
organism that can capture energy from sunlight or chemicals a…
organism that obtains energy from the foods it consumes; also…
The molecule that stores energy that can be used by the cell
The biochemical process by which green plants and some bacter…
autotroph
organism that can capture energy from sunlight or chemicals a…
heterotroph
organism that obtains energy from the foods it consumes; also…
13 terms
chapter 8 Biology Prentice Hall
autotroph
heterotroph
adenosine triphosphate
photosynthesis
organism that can capture energy from sunlight or chemicals a…
organism that obtains energy from the foods it consumes; also…
The molecule that stores energy that can be used by the cell
The biochemical process by which green plants and some bacter…
autotroph
organism that can capture energy from sunlight or chemicals a…
heterotroph
organism that obtains energy from the foods it consumes; also…
13 terms
chapter 8 Biology Prentice Hall
autotroph
heterotroph
adenosine triphosphate
photosynthesis
organism that can capture energy from sunlight or chemicals a…
organism that obtains energy from the foods it consumes; also…
The molecule that stores energy that can be used by the cell
The biochemical process by which green plants and some bacter…
autotroph
organism that can capture energy from sunlight or chemicals a…
heterotroph
organism that obtains energy from the foods it consumes; also…
Chapter 16 Prentice Hall Earth Science
Ocean Current
Surface Current
Gyre
Coriolis Effect
mass of ocean water that flow from one place to another
a horizontal movement of ocean water that is caused by wind a…
large whirls of water within an ocean basin
the deflection of currents away from their origional course d…
Ocean Current
mass of ocean water that flow from one place to another
Surface Current
a horizontal movement of ocean water that is caused by wind a…
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Prentice Hall Chemistry Chapter 8
bond dissocation energy
bonding orbital
covalent bond
coordinate covalent bond
the energy required to break the bond between two covalently…
a molecule orbital that can be occupied by two electrons of a…
a bond formed by the sharing of electrons between atoms
a covalent bond in which one atom contributes both bonding el…
bond dissocation energy
the energy required to break the bond between two covalently…
bonding orbital
a molecule orbital that can be occupied by two electrons of a…
19 terms
Prentice Hall Biology Chapter 8
autotrophs
Heterotrophs
ATP
photosynthesis
Organisms that make their own food
Organisms that cannot make their own food directly from the sun
One of the principal chemical compounds that cells use to sto…
Conversion of light energy from the sun into chemical energy.
autotrophs
Organisms that make their own food
Heterotrophs
Organisms that cannot make their own food directly from the sun
22 terms
Prentice Hall Health Chapter 8
Nutrients
Metabolism
Calories
Carbohydrates
Substances that the body needs to regulate bodily functions.
The chemical process by which your body breaks down food to r…
The amount of energy released when nutrients are broken down.
Nutrients made of carbon, hydrogen, and oxygen.
Nutrients
Substances that the body needs to regulate bodily functions.
Metabolism
The chemical process by which your body breaks down food to r…
30 terms
Prentice Hall Chemistry Chapter 8
covalent bond
molecule
diatomic molecule
molecular compound
a bond formed by the sharing of electrons between atoms
a neutral group of atoms joined together by covalent bonds
a molecule consisting of two atoms
a compound that is composed of molecules
covalent bond
a bond formed by the sharing of electrons between atoms
molecule
a neutral group of atoms joined together by covalent bonds
22 terms
Prentice Hall Health Chapter 8
Nutrients
Metabolism
Calories
Carbohydrates
Substances that the body needs to regulate bodily functions.
The chemical process by which your body breaks down food to r…
The amount of energy released when nutrients are broken down.
Nutrients made of carbon, hydrogen, and oxygen.
Nutrients
Substances that the body needs to regulate bodily functions.
Metabolism
The chemical process by which your body breaks down food to r…
14 terms
Prentice Hall Earth Science Chapter 13
Shields
Photosynthesis
Stromatolites
Prokaryotes
a large, relatively flat expanse of ancient metamorphic rock…
the process by which algae, and certain prokaryotes use light…
structure produced by algae trapping sediment and forming lay…
organism whose cells lack a nucleus and some other cell struc…
Shields
a large, relatively flat expanse of ancient metamorphic rock…
Photosynthesis
the process by which algae, and certain prokaryotes use light…
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Prentice Hall Biology: Chapter 8
Autotroph
Heterotroph
Adenosine triphosphate
photosynthesis
organism that can capture energy from sunlight or chemicals a…
organism that obtains energy from the foods it consumes; also…
one of the principal chemical compounds that living things us…
process by which plants and some other organisms use light en…
Autotroph
organism that can capture energy from sunlight or chemicals a…
Heterotroph
organism that obtains energy from the foods it consumes; also…
30 terms
Prentice Hall Biology: Chapter 8
Autotroph
Heterotroph
Adenosine triphosphate
photosynthesis
organism that can capture energy from sunlight or chemicals a…
organism that obtains energy from the foods it consumes; also…
one of the principal chemical compounds that living things us…
process by which plants and some other organisms use light en…
Autotroph
organism that can capture energy from sunlight or chemicals a…
Heterotroph
organism that obtains energy from the foods it consumes; also…
Prentice Hall Biology: Chapter 8
Autotroph
Heterotroph
Adenosine triphosphate
photosynthesis
organism that can capture energy from sunlight or chemicals a…
organism that obtains energy from the foods it consumes; also…
one of the principal chemical compounds that living things us…
process by which plants and some other organisms use light en…
Autotroph
organism that can capture energy from sunlight or chemicals a…
Heterotroph
organism that obtains energy from the foods it consumes; also…
34 terms
Prentice Hall Chapter 8-9
focus
epicenter
fault
elastic rebound hypothesis
The point beneath Earth's surface where rock breaks under str…
the point on the Earth's surface directly above the focus of…
(geology) a crack in the earth's crust resulting from the dis…
the explanation stating that when rocks are deformed, they br…
focus
The point beneath Earth's surface where rock breaks under str…
epicenter
the point on the Earth's surface directly above the focus of…
Prentice Hall Biology: Chapter 8
Autotroph
Heterotroph
Adenosine triphosphate
photosynthesis
organism that can capture energy from sunlight or chemicals a…
organism that obtains energy from the foods it consumes; also…
one of the principal chemical compounds that living things us…
process by which plants and some other organisms use light en…
Autotroph
organism that can capture energy from sunlight or chemicals a…
Heterotroph
organism that obtains energy from the foods it consumes; also…
30 terms
Prentice Hall Biology: Chapter 8
Autotroph
Heterotroph
Adenosine triphosphate
photosynthesis
organism that can capture energy from sunlight or chemicals a…
organism that obtains energy from the foods it consumes; also…
one of the principal chemical compounds that living things us…
process by which plants and some other organisms use light en…
Autotroph
organism that can capture energy from sunlight or chemicals a…
Heterotroph
organism that obtains energy from the foods it consumes; also…
Prentice Hall Biology: Chapter 8
Autotroph
Heterotroph
Adenosine triphosphate
photosynthesis
organism that can capture energy from sunlight or chemicals a…
organism that obtains energy from the foods it consumes; also…
one of the principal chemical compounds that living things us…
process by which plants and some other organisms use light en…
Autotroph
organism that can capture energy from sunlight or chemicals a…
Heterotroph
organism that obtains energy from the foods it consumes; also…
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