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Science 12.1 Vocabulary
Water Cycle
Evaporation
Condensation
Humidity
The movement of water through Earth's systems, powered by the…
The process by which molecules of liquid water escape into th…
The process by which water vapor becomes liquid water.
The measure of the amount of water vapor in the air.
Water Cycle
The movement of water through Earth's systems, powered by the…
Evaporation
The process by which molecules of liquid water escape into th…
12 terms
Science vocabulary 1-12
Matter
Chemistry
Substance
Physical property
Anything that has mass or takes up space
The study of properties of matter and how matter changes
A single kind of matter that is pure and has a specific set o…
A characteristic of a pure substance that can be observed wit…
Matter
Anything that has mass or takes up space
Chemistry
The study of properties of matter and how matter changes
Physical Science Vocabulary 12.1
friction
static friction
sliding friction
rolling friction
The resistance that one surface or object encounters when mov…
Static friction is the friction that exists between a station…
Sliding friction is intended to stop an object from moving.
Rolling resistance, sometimes called rolling friction or roll…
friction
The resistance that one surface or object encounters when mov…
static friction
Static friction is the friction that exists between a station…
8 terms
CK-12 Earth Science 2.1 vocabulary
compass
compass rose
continent
constructive force
Device with a magnetic needle that is used to find magnetic n…
Figure on a map or nautical chart that shows the directions n…
Large land mass that lies above sea level (much older than oc…
Force that causes landforms to grow
compass
Device with a magnetic needle that is used to find magnetic n…
compass rose
Figure on a map or nautical chart that shows the directions n…
Cumulative Science Vocabulary 1-12
amphibian
antibiotic
attract
backbone
a vertebrate that lives part of its life in water and part on…
a medicine that kills harmful bacteria
to pull closer
a row of connected bones down the middle of the back
amphibian
a vertebrate that lives part of its life in water and part on…
antibiotic
a medicine that kills harmful bacteria
12 terms
Science 12.1 Vocabulary
Foreshock
Aftershock
Earthquake
Focus
A small burst of shaking that occurs before a large earthquake
A small tremor that follows an earthquake
The movement of Earth's crust resulting from the release of b…
The point below Earth's surface where a rock breaks or slips…
Foreshock
A small burst of shaking that occurs before a large earthquake
Aftershock
A small tremor that follows an earthquake
Science vocabulary 1-12
Vibration
Wave
Amplitude
Wavelength
A wiggle in time.
A wiggle in both space and time.
the distance from the midpoint to the crest
the distance from one crest to the next one.
Vibration
A wiggle in time.
Wave
A wiggle in both space and time.
Science Vocabulary 12.1
Physical Change
Chemical Change
Reactant
Product
Any Change that Alters the form or appearance of a substance
A change in matter that produces one or more new substances
A substance that enters a chemical reaction
A substance formed as a result of a chemical reaction
Physical Change
Any Change that Alters the form or appearance of a substance
Chemical Change
A change in matter that produces one or more new substances
6 terms
CK-12 Earth Science 1.1 vocabulary
control
dependent variable
hypothesis
independent variable
factors that are kept the same in an experiment in order to f…
the variable in an experiment that you are measuring as you c…
a testable working explanation for a problem in science
the variable in an experiment that is controlled and changed…
control
factors that are kept the same in an experiment in order to f…
dependent variable
the variable in an experiment that you are measuring as you c…
14 terms
Science Vocabulary 1/12
Dominent Traits
Recessive Traits
Phenotype
Genotype
Show up even if you also have a different gene for the same t…
A gene that doesn't show up.
They way you look on the outside.
The way you really are deep down in your genes.
Dominent Traits
Show up even if you also have a different gene for the same t…
Recessive Traits
A gene that doesn't show up.
12.1 Science Vocabulary
electromagnet
motor
aurora
generator
magnet created by wrapping a current carrying wire around an…
device that transforms electrical energy to kinetic energy
light display that occurs when charged particles trapped in t…
a device that uses a magnetic field to turn kinetic energy in…
electromagnet
magnet created by wrapping a current carrying wire around an…
motor
device that transforms electrical energy to kinetic energy
Science Vocabulary 1/12
Matter
Substance
Physical Property
Chemical Property
Anything that has mass and occupies space
A single kind of matter that is pure and has a specific set o…
A characteristic of a pure substance that can be observed wit…
A characteristic of a pure substance that describes it's abil…
Matter
Anything that has mass and occupies space
Substance
A single kind of matter that is pure and has a specific set o…
11 terms
12.1 vocabulary for science
energy
potential energy
chemical energy
nuclear energy
the ability to cause change
stored energy due to the interaction between objects or parti…
the energy stored in and released from the bonds between atoms
the energy stored in and released from the nucleus of an atom
energy
the ability to cause change
potential energy
stored energy due to the interaction between objects or parti…
Science Vocabulary 12/1
Decay
Decomposer
Biomass
Detritivore
Natural decomposition or rotting caused by bacterial/fungal a…
Organism (bacteria and fungus) that breaks down remains of de…
Material derived from living things.
Organism that feeds on dead/decaying plants and animals.
Decay
Natural decomposition or rotting caused by bacterial/fungal a…
Decomposer
Organism (bacteria and fungus) that breaks down remains of de…
15 terms
Science Vocabulary 12-1
chemical property
density
gas
liquid
ability or inability of a substance to combine with or change…
mass per unit volume of a substance
state of matter with no definite shape or volume
state of matter with definite volume but not definite shape
chemical property
ability or inability of a substance to combine with or change…
density
mass per unit volume of a substance
12 terms
1-12 vocabulary science
groups/families
the greatest number of valence electro…
From an elements location on the perio…
Mendeleev created the first periodic t…
The vertical columns on the periodic table
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its properties
increasing atomic number
groups/families
The vertical columns on the periodic table
the greatest number of valence electro…
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5 terms
Science vocabulary 12.1
Compression wave
Loudness
Amplitude
Decibel scale
in a compression wave, particles move back and forth in the d…
A persons perception of how much energy a sound wave carries
In a compression wave, the degrees to which particles are spr…
A calibrated set of values judge the loudness of a sound
Compression wave
in a compression wave, particles move back and forth in the d…
Loudness
A persons perception of how much energy a sound wave carries
6 terms
Science Vocabulary 12.1
Compression Wave
Loudness
Amplitude
Decibel Scale
a repeating motion that moves particles back and forth in the…
A person's perception of how much energy a sound wave carries
In a compression wave, the degree to which particles are spre…
A calibrated set of values used to judge the loudness of a so…
Compression Wave
a repeating motion that moves particles back and forth in the…
Loudness
A person's perception of how much energy a sound wave carries
12 terms
Science vocabulary 1-12
Constructive force
Destructive force
Continent
Seismic wave
A process that help build up the Earth
A process that breaks down the Earth
One of several very large land masses on Earth
A wave of energy that travels through the Earths layers
Constructive force
A process that help build up the Earth
Destructive force
A process that breaks down the Earth
12.1 science vocabulary
Nitrogen Bases
Genetic Code
DNA
DNA replication
Molecules that contain nitrogen and other objects
The information of DNA inside a molecule
someone or somethings genetic structure
This is the process in which an identical copy of a DNA stran…
Nitrogen Bases
Molecules that contain nitrogen and other objects
Genetic Code
The information of DNA inside a molecule
12 terms
Science Vocabulary 1-12
hypothesis
scientific theory
deduction
inference
A proposed, scientifically testable explanation for an observ…
a well-tested concept that explains a wide range of observati…
A form of reasoning that begins with a generalization, then a…
A conclusion reached on the basis of evidence and reasoning
hypothesis
A proposed, scientifically testable explanation for an observ…
scientific theory
a well-tested concept that explains a wide range of observati…
13 terms
Science Vocabulary 12.1
Nucleic acid
Double helix
Nucleosome
Template
Complex biomolecule that stores cellular information in the f…
Twisted ladder shape formed by two strands of nucleotides twi…
Formed when phosphate groups in DNA create a negative charge,…
A molecule of DNA that is a pattern for synthesis of a new DN…
Nucleic acid
Complex biomolecule that stores cellular information in the f…
Double helix
Twisted ladder shape formed by two strands of nucleotides twi…
15 terms
Science vocabulary 12/1/16
Vertebrates
Class
Family
Fossil record
An animal with a backbone and an internal skeleton.
A number of persons or things regarded as forming a group by…
A taxonomic rank in the classification of organisms between g…
All of the fossils that have been found on earth.earth EarEat…
Vertebrates
An animal with a backbone and an internal skeleton.
Class
A number of persons or things regarded as forming a group by…
10 terms
Chapter 12.1 and 12.2 Vocabulary Science
physical change
chemical change
reactants
products
any change that alters the form or appearance of a substance…
a change in matter that produces one or more new substances
substances that undergo the chemical changes
the new substances that form
physical change
any change that alters the form or appearance of a substance…
chemical change
a change in matter that produces one or more new substances
13 terms
CK-12 Earth Science 3.1 vocabulary
atom
chemical compound
crystal
electron
Smallest particle of an element that still has the element's…
Unique substance made of two or more elements in a certain ra…
Solid in which atoms or ions are arranged in a regular repeat…
Negatively charged particle that orbits the nucleus of an atom
atom
Smallest particle of an element that still has the element's…
chemical compound
Unique substance made of two or more elements in a certain ra…
21 terms
Physical Science Vocabulary: 12.1-12.4
amplitude
circular wave
crystallography
diffraction
measures how large the oscillation is; distance between rest…
formed on the surface of a calm sea by the action of the wind
the study of crystal structures by the means of X-Ray diffrac…
when waves encounter corners or obstructions, and bend and sp…
amplitude
measures how large the oscillation is; distance between rest…
circular wave
formed on the surface of a calm sea by the action of the wind
9 terms
12.1-12.4 Science Vocabulary
Law of Universal Gravitation
Solstice
Equinox
Crescent
Every object in the universe attracts every other object, dep…
The two days of the year in which the sun's most direct rays…
The two days of the year when day and night are almost the sa…
The moon phase in which we see less than half of the moon's s…
Law of Universal Gravitation
Every object in the universe attracts every other object, dep…
Solstice
The two days of the year in which the sun's most direct rays…
Science Vocabulary 1/12/17
Acid
Indicator
Ph
Base
A compound that produces hydronium ions
A substance that changes color in the presence of an acid or…
A measure of its harmonium ion concentration
A compound that produces hydroxide ions
Acid
A compound that produces hydronium ions
Indicator
A substance that changes color in the presence of an acid or…
Science Vocabulary 12/1
Attributes
Base
Bond
Compound
A characteristic of a thing
Having a pH value of more than 7
A force linking atom
A substance consisting of two or more different elements chem…
Attributes
A characteristic of a thing
Base
Having a pH value of more than 7
36 terms
Science vocabulary 12/1-12/2
Element
Molecule
Protein
Carbohydrate
Substance that is made entirely of one type of an atom
Group of atoms held together by attractive forces called chem…
Large molecules made up of smaller molecules called amino acids
Molecules including sugars, starches, and fiber
Element
Substance that is made entirely of one type of an atom
Molecule
Group of atoms held together by attractive forces called chem…
Science Vocabulary (12/1/15)
Microorganisms
disease
virus
bacteria
a microbe is a microscopic organism, such as a bacterium, vir…
an illness that affects a person, animal, or plant; a conditi…
a disease- causing agent that is not considered to be living…
any of a group of single-celled microscopic organisms that ar…
Microorganisms
a microbe is a microscopic organism, such as a bacterium, vir…
disease
an illness that affects a person, animal, or plant; a conditi…
15 terms
Science Vocabulary 1-12-17
Electric Charges
Neutral
Repel
Attract
Units of electricity carried by tiny particles in atoms.
Most matter is neutral charged.
Like charges are going to repel (+) or retract.
Unlike charges pull together or _______. (+,-)
Electric Charges
Units of electricity carried by tiny particles in atoms.
Neutral
Most matter is neutral charged.
Science vocabulary 1/12/17
relative dating
superposition
geologic column
absolute dating
the process of determining whether an event or object is olde…
is a principle that states that younger rocks lie above older…
is an ideal sequence of rock layers that contains all the kno…
is any method of measuring the age of an event or object in y…
relative dating
the process of determining whether an event or object is olde…
superposition
is a principle that states that younger rocks lie above older…
6 terms
Week 12 Science Vocabulary
Energy
Law of Conservation of Energy
Energy Transformation
Potential Energy
is the ability to do work or cause change.
energy cannot be created or destroyed, only transformed from…
occurs when one form of energy changes into another type of e…
the energy an object has due to its position or shape.
Energy
is the ability to do work or cause change.
Law of Conservation of Energy
energy cannot be created or destroyed, only transformed from…
Science Vocabulary 1/12/17
Heredity
Self-Pollinating
Cross-Pollinating
True/Pure-Breeding
the passing of traits from parent to offspring
pollen from one plant that can fertilize the ovule of the sam…
pollen from one plant that fertilizes the ovule of a differen…
a plant that self pollinates
Heredity
the passing of traits from parent to offspring
Self-Pollinating
pollen from one plant that can fertilize the ovule of the sam…
6 terms
Science Vocabulary 1-12-17
mutation
sterile
ovary
pollen
a change in a trait of an organism that is passed down to its…
unable to produce seeds that can grow into new plants
the female part of a flower that contains seeds formed after…
a fine powder that comes from the male part of a flowering pl…
mutation
a change in a trait of an organism that is passed down to its…
sterile
unable to produce seeds that can grow into new plants
18 terms
Science Vocabulary 1-12-17
anthers
chlorophyll
conifers
fertilization
the tips of the stamens where the sperm cells are located
the substance inside of the chloroplasts that make the plants…
cone producing plants
the combining of sperm cells and eggs
anthers
the tips of the stamens where the sperm cells are located
chlorophyll
the substance inside of the chloroplasts that make the plants…
Vocabulary Science (12/1/16)
Theory Of evolution
Generation
Diversity
Homologous Structure
This theory stated that animals could evolve from other anima…
one step in the line of descent of a family
(n.) difference, variety; a condition of having many differen…
Structures in different species that are similar because of c…
Theory Of evolution
This theory stated that animals could evolve from other anima…
Generation
one step in the line of descent of a family
Vocabulary Science 12/1/16
Astrophysics
Astrnomy
Biology
Botany
branch of physics dealing with heavenly bodies
Deals with celestial objects
The study of life
The study of plants
Astrophysics
branch of physics dealing with heavenly bodies
Astrnomy
Deals with celestial objects
12 terms
Unit 1 Science Vocabulary 1-12
conclusion
data
experiments
hypothesis
the answer to the scientific question
information collected during an investigation
the testing of a hypothesis
an educated guess as to what the answer to a scientific quest…
conclusion
the answer to the scientific question
data
information collected during an investigation
32 terms
Science 12 1:4 Vocabulary
Enzyme
Calorie
Esophagus
Villi
A protein that speeds up chemical reactions in the body
The amount of energy needed to raise the temp of one gram of…
After food moves through the mouth it goes into the esophagus…
Cover the inside of the small intestine and absorbs nutrients
Enzyme
A protein that speeds up chemical reactions in the body
Calorie
The amount of energy needed to raise the temp of one gram of…
Science Vocabulary Words (1-12)
atom
electron
nucleus
electron cloud
The smallest unit of an element that maintains the properties…
A subatomic particle that has a negative charge
An atom's central region which is made up of protons and neut…
A region around the nucleus of an atom (electrons can be foun…
atom
The smallest unit of an element that maintains the properties…
electron
A subatomic particle that has a negative charge
17 terms
Science Vocabulary 1/12/16
Mixture
Solution
Dissolve
Solute
If physical combination of two or more substances that are no…
A mixture that appears to be a single substance but is compos…
Articles of substances separate and spread evenly throughout…
Substance that is dissolved
Mixture
If physical combination of two or more substances that are no…
Solution
A mixture that appears to be a single substance but is compos…
22 terms
Science Vocabulary Feburary 1-12
Abiotic
Biotic
Scavenger
Herbivore
Non-living factors in an ecosystem; rain, sun, temperature (c…
Living factors in an ecosystem; producers, consumers, ands de…
a type of decomposer that breaks dead animals into pieces and…
An animal that eats plants rather than other animals.
Abiotic
Non-living factors in an ecosystem; rain, sun, temperature (c…
Biotic
Living factors in an ecosystem; producers, consumers, ands de…
12 terms
Science Vocabulary Words 1-12
Atom
Ion
Dependent Variable
Molecule
The smalls particle of matter that can still be considered an…
an atom or group of atoms with an electric charge of +/-
the observed variable in an experiment or study whose charges…
a neutral group of atoms joined by covalent bonds
Atom
The smalls particle of matter that can still be considered an…
Ion
an atom or group of atoms with an electric charge of +/-
15 terms
Science 12-1 12-2 vocabulary
Potential Energy
Electrical Energy
Mechanical Energy
Sound Energy
Stored enery due to the interaction between objects or partic…
Energy in an electric current
The sum of the potential Energy and kinetic Energy in a system
Energy carried by sound waves
Potential Energy
Stored enery due to the interaction between objects or partic…
Electrical Energy
Energy in an electric current
12.1 Vocabulary- Physical Science
friction
static friction
sliding friction
rolling friction
a force that opposes the motion of objects that touch as they…
the friction force that acts on objects that are not moving
a force that opposes the direction of motion of an object as…
the friction force that acts on rolling objects
friction
a force that opposes the motion of objects that touch as they…
static friction
the friction force that acts on objects that are not moving
8 terms
Science vocabulary 1-12-16
Magnet
Magnetic poles
Magnetic force
Electromagnetism
A body, as a piece of iron or steel, that possesses the prope…
A region of a magnet towards which the lines of magnetic indu…
Attraction or repulsion that arises between electrically char…
A branch of physics which involves the study of the electroma…
Magnet
A body, as a piece of iron or steel, that possesses the prope…
Magnetic poles
A region of a magnet towards which the lines of magnetic indu…
23 terms
Science Vocabulary February 1-12
Abiotic
Biotic
Scavenger
Herbivore
Non-living factors in an ecosystem
Living facters in an ecosystem
A type of decomposer that breaks dead animals into pieces and…
An animal that eats plants
Abiotic
Non-living factors in an ecosystem
Biotic
Living facters in an ecosystem
12 terms
Science Ch. 12.1 Vocabulary
foreshock
aftershock
earthquake
focus
a small burst of shaking that occurs before a large earthquake
a small tremor that follows an earthquake
the movement of earth's crust resulting from the release of b…
the point below earth's surface where rock breaks or slips an…
foreshock
a small burst of shaking that occurs before a large earthquake
aftershock
a small tremor that follows an earthquake
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