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Science 6 Chapter 2A - Weathering
sedimentary rock
igneous rock
metamorphic rock
rock cycle
Rock formed when layers of sediment and organisms harden.
Rock formed as magma and lava harden.
Rock formed deep below the earth's crust by heat and pressure.
The changing and transforming of the rock as it undergoes wea…
sedimentary rock
Rock formed when layers of sediment and organisms harden.
igneous rock
Rock formed as magma and lava harden.
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Hopkinton 6 Science: Weathering, erosion, and deposition
glacier
mechanical weathering
chemical weathering
abrasion
a large, thick mass of moving ice
weathering of rocks by physical processes
weathering of rocks caused by chemical changes.
process by which rocks grind the surfaces of other rocks
glacier
a large, thick mass of moving ice
mechanical weathering
weathering of rocks by physical processes
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Weathering Test Science 6
Weathering
Principle of Uniformity
Erosion
Yes! Water moves rocks and sediment, b…
the breaking down of rocks into smaller pieces by water, temp…
the belief that the processes that changed our world in the p…
the moving of weathered sediment from one place to another th…
Can something be both weathering AND erosion? (could somethin…
Weathering
the breaking down of rocks into smaller pieces by water, temp…
Principle of Uniformity
the belief that the processes that changed our world in the p…
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Hopkinton 6 Science Pandian: Weathering
mechanical weathering
chemical weathering
abrasion
agents of mechanical weathering
breaking down of rock into smaller pieces without changing wh…
breaking down of rock into smaller pieces by changing those p…
process by which rocks grind the surfaces of other rocks
ice, abrasion, living things like plants, animals, fungi, etc.
mechanical weathering
breaking down of rock into smaller pieces without changing wh…
chemical weathering
breaking down of rock into smaller pieces by changing those p…
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Science Ch. 6 Interactive Science: Weathering and Soil
Erosion
Weathering
Uniformitarianism
Mechanical Weathering
the process of wearing down and carrying away rocks. Includes…
process that breaks down rock and other substances.
a principle that states that the geologic processes that oper…
the type of weathering in which rock is physically broken int…
Erosion
the process of wearing down and carrying away rocks. Includes…
Weathering
process that breaks down rock and other substances.
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Science #6: Weather Words
water cycle
evaporation
condensation
precipitation
the movement of water from the Earth's surface to the air and…
liquid water on Earth becomes a gas called water vapor
water vapor rises, cools, and changes back to droplets of wat…
any form of water that falls from the clouds (rain, sleet, sn…
water cycle
the movement of water from the Earth's surface to the air and…
evaporation
liquid water on Earth becomes a gas called water vapor
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Ch 6 Science - Weather
air mass
air pressure
atmosphere
blizzard
a body of air that has about the same temperature and moistur…
the force exerted by air in all directions on a given area
A mixture of gases that surrounds a planet or moon.
A heavy snowstorm with strong winds and low temperatures
air mass
a body of air that has about the same temperature and moistur…
air pressure
the force exerted by air in all directions on a given area
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Science: Chapter 6 - Weather
Atmosphere
Weather
Hurricane
Blizzard
The blanket of air that surrounds Earth.
is the temperature, clouds, precipitation, and conditions in…
A storm with heavy rain, strong winds, and huge waves.
A winter storm with blowing snow.
Atmosphere
The blanket of air that surrounds Earth.
Weather
is the temperature, clouds, precipitation, and conditions in…
Science6 : Chapter 2, Section 2 : Rocks and Weathering
Weathering
Erosion
Uniformitarianism
Mechanical Weathering
The process that breaks down rock and other substances at Ear…
The transportation of sediment by wind, water, ice, or gravity.
A principle which states that the same forces, or processes t…
A type of erosion in which rock is physically broken into sma…
Weathering
The process that breaks down rock and other substances at Ear…
Erosion
The transportation of sediment by wind, water, ice, or gravity.
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Science #6: Weather Words
water cycle
evaporation
condensation
precipitation
the movement of water from the Earth's surface to the air and…
liquid water on Earth becomes a gas called water vapor
water vapor rises, cools, and changes back to droplets of wat…
any form of water that falls from the clouds (rain, sleet, sn…
water cycle
the movement of water from the Earth's surface to the air and…
evaporation
liquid water on Earth becomes a gas called water vapor
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Science - Ch. 6, Weather
Period of little or no rain
Weather event with high speed winds an…
Tool that indicates the direction the…
Factors that change air pressure
drought
tornados
wind vane... or... weather vane
volume... temperature... altitude... humidity
Period of little or no rain
drought
Weather event with high speed winds an…
tornados
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Chapter 6 Science Weather
evaporation
condensation
precipitation
Examples of precipitation
the process of changing liquid water to water vapor
the process of water vapor becoming liquid water when it cool…
any form of water that falls to Earth
snow, rain, sleet, hail
evaporation
the process of changing liquid water to water vapor
condensation
the process of water vapor becoming liquid water when it cool…
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DBCS Science 6 Chapter 2A - Weathering
sedimentary rock
igneous rock
metamorphic rock
rock cycle
Rock formed when layers of sediment and organisms harden.
Rock formed as magma and lava harden.
Rock formed deep below the earth's crust by heat and pressure.
The changing and transforming of the rock as it undergoes wea…
sedimentary rock
Rock formed when layers of sediment and organisms harden.
igneous rock
Rock formed as magma and lava harden.
16 terms
Science Chapter 6-Weather
A warm, bright day
Barometer
Tornado
Wind speed
On what kind of day would you see white, fluffy clouds?
What weather tool is used to measure the air pressure?
Severe storm; spinning column of air that touches the ground.
What does a wind vane measure?
A warm, bright day
On what kind of day would you see white, fluffy clouds?
Barometer
What weather tool is used to measure the air pressure?
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Science Ch. 6: Weather
Atmospheric Pressure
Convection Current
Wind
The tilt of the Earth's axis
The weight of air pushing down on an area
The rising and sinking of matter in a circular pattern
The movement of air that happens because of differences in ai…
23.5 degrees
Atmospheric Pressure
The weight of air pushing down on an area
Convection Current
The rising and sinking of matter in a circular pattern
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Science Unit 6: Weather
Weather
Cloud
Precipitation
Leader stroke
Way the Earth's atmosphere behaves, changes day by day.
Collection of water droplets and dust particles that is cause…
Water that falls to the Earth's surface, otherwise known as r…
First stroke of lightening that comes from the cloud to the g…
Weather
Way the Earth's atmosphere behaves, changes day by day.
Cloud
Collection of water droplets and dust particles that is cause…
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Science, Ch 6: Weather
Gravity
Air pressure decreases.
Air particles are closer together in c…
Ocean currents.
What causes air pressure?
What happens to air pressure as you move from the base of a m…
Why is cool air heavier than warm air?
What affects the climate of an area?
Gravity
What causes air pressure?
Air pressure decreases.
What happens to air pressure as you move from the base of a m…
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Science 6 - Weather Vocabulary
Vortex
Radiation
Convection
Air Mass
The movement of liquids or gases in a spiral around a central…
The process by which energy is transferred from one object, s…
The process by which heat moves efficiently through the air o…
A body of air with the same moisture and temperature content…
Vortex
The movement of liquids or gases in a spiral around a central…
Radiation
The process by which energy is transferred from one object, s…
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6 Science Weathering and Erosion
weathering
mechanical weathering
ice wedging
chemical weathering
process that breaks down rocks at the earth's surface
type of weathering that is physically broken down into smalle…
wedges of ice in rocks widen and deepen cracks
process that breaks down rock through chemical changes
weathering
process that breaks down rocks at the earth's surface
mechanical weathering
type of weathering that is physically broken down into smalle…
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Chapter 2 Science 6, Weathering and Erosion
Rock cycle
True
What causes depositions to have a laye…
Weathering
The changing of rock.
true or false, Weathering is the breaking down of rocks, and…
Sediment settles according to its weight. The heaviest sedime…
The process of breaking down rocks.
Rock cycle
The changing of rock.
True
true or false, Weathering is the breaking down of rocks, and…
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Science Ch 6 Weather
atmospheric pressure
convection current
wind
air mass
the weight of air pushing down on an area
the rising and sinking of matter in a circular pattern caused…
the convection currents in the atmosphere
a large body of air with similar properties all through it
atmospheric pressure
the weight of air pushing down on an area
convection current
the rising and sinking of matter in a circular pattern caused…
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Weather JPJ Science 6 grade
Air Temperature is measured with a ...
Thermometers contain liquid that _____…
Temperature is measured in Degrees ...
This is how much water vapor is in the…
Thermometer
Expand and Contract
Celsius
Humidity
Air Temperature is measured with a ...
Thermometer
Thermometers contain liquid that _____…
Expand and Contract
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Science 4.6 (Weather)
Temperature
Air Pressure
Wind Speed
Precipitation
the measure of the amount of heat energy in the atmosphere
the weight of the air, which is determined by several factors…
how fast the wind is blowing
the amount of water that falls from the sky
Temperature
the measure of the amount of heat energy in the atmosphere
Air Pressure
the weight of the air, which is determined by several factors…
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Grade 6 - Science - Weathering
Which cannot cause mechanical weatheri…
List three things that cause chemical…
Describe three ways abrasion occurs in…
Describe the similarity in ways tree r…
Acid
Water, weak acids, air
When river rocks have fallen, when a rock has been below sand…
They both get in cracks and then they grow or shrink
Which cannot cause mechanical weatheri…
Acid
List three things that cause chemical…
Water, weak acids, air
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Science - Ch. 6, Weather
Period of little or no rain
Weather event with high speed winds an…
Tool that indicates the direction the…
Factors that change air pressure
drought
tornados
wind vane... or... weather vane
volume... temperature... altitude... humidity
Period of little or no rain
drought
Weather event with high speed winds an…
tornados
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Science Ch. 6 Interactive Science: Weathering and Soil
Erosion
Weathering
Mechanical Weathering
Chemical weathering
the process of wearing down and carrying away rocks. Includes…
process that breaks down rock and other substances.
the type of weathering in which rock is physically broken int…
the process that breaks down rock through chemical changes
Erosion
the process of wearing down and carrying away rocks. Includes…
Weathering
process that breaks down rock and other substances.
9 terms
HMS Level 6 Science: Weather
weather
atmosphere
meteorologist
thermometer
The condition of the atmosphere at a given time and place.
Layers of air surrounding the earth
A scientist who studies weather
An instrument used to measure temperature
weather
The condition of the atmosphere at a given time and place.
atmosphere
Layers of air surrounding the earth
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BJU Science 6 Chapter 2 Weathering
Rock Cycle
Weathering
Mechanical Weathering
Chemical Weathering
the term scientists use to explain the changing of rock
the process of breaking down rocks
breaking rocks into smaller and smaller pieces
transforming rocks into new substances
Rock Cycle
the term scientists use to explain the changing of rock
Weathering
the process of breaking down rocks
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science chapter 6 weather
evaporation
condensation
precipitation
humidity
the change from liquid water to water vapor.
the process of water vapor a gas changing to a liquid.
any form of water falling from the air to... earths surface.
The amount of water vapor in the air.
evaporation
the change from liquid water to water vapor.
condensation
the process of water vapor a gas changing to a liquid.
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Chapter 6 Weather Science Test
Evaporation
Condensation
Precipitation
Barometer
The changing of water to water vapor
The changing of water vapor to liquid water
Any form of water that falls to Earth
A tool used to measure air pressure
Evaporation
The changing of water to water vapor
Condensation
The changing of water vapor to liquid water
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BJU Science 6 - Chapter 2 Weathering & Erosion (Part 1)
Rocks are all around us. From huge ___…
Earthquakes cause rocks to _______ and…
We rocks for
Volcanoes spew out lava that form ____…
mountains, sand
grind and shift
building, industry, technology, and pleasure
new rocks
Rocks are all around us. From huge ___…
mountains, sand
Earthquakes cause rocks to _______ and…
grind and shift
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Science 6 Weathering Quiz Review
Mechanical weathering involves this ki…
Chemical weathering involves this kind…
The breaking down of rocks into smalle…
3 agents of weathering:
physical
chemical
weathering
Wind... Water... Gravity
Mechanical weathering involves this ki…
physical
Chemical weathering involves this kind…
chemical
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Science - Chapter 6 - Weather
air mass
air pressure
atmosphere
blizzard
a body of air that has the same temperature and moisture cond…
the force exerted by air in all directions
the mixture of gases that surround the Earth
a snowstorm with strong winds and low temperatures
air mass
a body of air that has the same temperature and moisture cond…
air pressure
the force exerted by air in all directions
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BJU Science 6 Chapter 2 Mechanical Weathering
Rock Cycle
Weathering
Mechanical Weathering
types of mechanical weathering
the term scientists use to explain the changing of rock
the process of breaking down rocks - types: Mechanical and Ch…
breaking rocks into smaller and smaller pieces; also called p…
frost wedging, frost heaving, pressure release, exfoliation,…
Rock Cycle
the term scientists use to explain the changing of rock
Weathering
the process of breaking down rocks - types: Mechanical and Ch…
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BJU Science 6 Chapter 2 Chemical Weathering
oxidation
Chemical Weathering
types of chemical weathering
carbonic acid
most common type of chemical weathering
transforming rocks into new substances (unlike mechanical wea…
oxidation, carbonic acid, acid rain, lichens
when carbon dioxide dissolves in the water, a weak acid calle…
oxidation
most common type of chemical weathering
Chemical Weathering
transforming rocks into new substances (unlike mechanical wea…
Science: Chapter 6 -Weather
weather
atmosphere
hurricane
tornado
what it is like outside including temperature, wind, clouds,…
the blanket of air and gases that surround Earth
a huge, strong storm that forms over the ocean
a rotating column of air that touches the ground and causes d…
weather
what it is like outside including temperature, wind, clouds,…
atmosphere
the blanket of air and gases that surround Earth
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Science-6-weather
evaporation
condensation
precipitation
collection
matter or the quantity of matter evaporated or passed off in…
the act or process of reducing a gas or vapor to a liquid or…
falling products of condensation in the atmosphere, as rain,…
something that is collected; a group of objects or an amount…
evaporation
matter or the quantity of matter evaporated or passed off in…
condensation
the act or process of reducing a gas or vapor to a liquid or…
8 terms
Science Chapter 6- Weather
A warm, bright day
Barometer
Tornado
Over warm oceans
On what kind of a day would you see white, fluffy clouds?
What tool would a scientist use to measure air pressure?
What type of severe storm is a spinning column of air that to…
Where do hurricanes form?
A warm, bright day
On what kind of a day would you see white, fluffy clouds?
Barometer
What tool would a scientist use to measure air pressure?
10 terms
Science 6.01 Weather
Relative Humidity
weather
Humidity
Barometric pressure
The amount of water vapor in the air at any given time.
Condition of the atmosphere at a specific time and place
the amount of water vapor in the air
the pressure of the atmosphere against a surface
Relative Humidity
The amount of water vapor in the air at any given time.
weather
Condition of the atmosphere at a specific time and place
13 terms
Science 6 - Weather
Weather
Tropical zone
Climate
The Polar Zone
A condition of the Earth's atmosphere at a place and time.
The part of Earth's surface between the Tropic of Cancer and…
A long-term weather condition in an area
A place of cold and extreme wind
Weather
A condition of the Earth's atmosphere at a place and time.
Tropical zone
The part of Earth's surface between the Tropic of Cancer and…
14 terms
Weather science per6
weather
climate
ct
cp
weather is the condition of air that surrounds earth at a par…
climate is the average weather pattern in an area over many y…
continental polar
continental polar
weather
weather is the condition of air that surrounds earth at a par…
climate
climate is the average weather pattern in an area over many y…
15 terms
science gr 6 weather
weather
air temperature
wind
humidity
the state of the atmosphere at a specific time and place; is…
a measure of the average amount of motion of molecules
air moving in a specific direction; flows from high pressure…
the amount of water vapor in the air
weather
the state of the atmosphere at a specific time and place; is…
air temperature
a measure of the average amount of motion of molecules
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Science 6- weather
Weather
Includes such conditions as air pressu…
The _______evaporates water into the a…
Temperature is a measure of ________ m…
is the state of the atmosphere at a specific time and place
temperature
sun's heat, heats
air molecules
Weather
is the state of the atmosphere at a specific time and place
Includes such conditions as air pressu…
temperature
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Science weather 4.6
Air mass
Air pressure
Anemometer
Barometer
A large body of air which has about the same temperature and…
The weight of air pushing on everything around it determined…
A tool that measures windspeed
A tool that measures air pressure
Air mass
A large body of air which has about the same temperature and…
Air pressure
The weight of air pushing on everything around it determined…
23 terms
Science: Unit 6 Weather
Conduction
Convection
Radiation
Density
type of heat transfer using direct contact between objects (e…
type of heat transfer used when heat circulates from warmer a…
type of heat transfer from the sun's rays or from fire (examp…
how compact the molecules are in a substance
Conduction
type of heat transfer using direct contact between objects (e…
Convection
type of heat transfer used when heat circulates from warmer a…
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Weather Terms Science 6
Condense
Evaporate
Water Cycle
Water Vapor
To turn from a gas into a liquid
The process in which matter changes from a liquid to a gas
the continual movement of water between the land, ocean, and…
The gas form of water that is produced when it is evaporated
Condense
To turn from a gas into a liquid
Evaporate
The process in which matter changes from a liquid to a gas
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Severe Weather Science 6
Over the ocean
Hurricanes
Tornadoes
Storm surges
Where do hurricanes form?
Can be predicated and tracked
Have limited ability to predict
A hurricane causes what?
Over the ocean
Where do hurricanes form?
Hurricanes
Can be predicated and tracked
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Ch.6 science weather
Hygrometer
Atmosphere
Humitity
Air pressure
A tool used to mesure humidity
Air surrouding earth
Amount of water vapor
The weight of air pressure
Hygrometer
A tool used to mesure humidity
Atmosphere
Air surrouding earth
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Science Chapter 6: Weather
atmosphere
insolation
weather
air pressure
all the gases that surround Earth
the amount of solar energy that reaches the planet
the conditions of the lower atmosphere at any given place and…
the force put on a given area by the weight of the air above…
atmosphere
all the gases that surround Earth
insolation
the amount of solar energy that reaches the planet
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Science 6, Chapter 2, Section 2: Rocks and Weathering
weathering
erosion
uniformitarianism
mechanical weathering
The process that breaks down rock and other substances at Ear…
The transportation of sediment by wind, water, ice, or gravity
A principle which states that the same forces, or processes t…
A type of erosion in which rock is physically broken into sma…
weathering
The process that breaks down rock and other substances at Ear…
erosion
The transportation of sediment by wind, water, ice, or gravity
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