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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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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…
Science 6 Weathering & Erosion
frost wedging
chemical weathering
mass movement
runoff
process that splits rock when water seeps into cracks, then f…
process that breaks down rock through chemical changes
any one of several processes by which gravity moves sediment…
water that flows over the ground surface rather than soaking…
frost wedging
process that splits rock when water seeps into cracks, then f…
chemical weathering
process that breaks down rock through chemical changes
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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
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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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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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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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.
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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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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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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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 - 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: 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…
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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
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
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 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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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…
Weathering 6th Grade Science List 6
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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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.
10 terms
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…
SCIENCE 6: Weather Flashcards
Cumulus
Cirrus
Stratus
Altostratus
Piled, lumpy, mound. Looks like cotton balls, Low cloud, brin…
Curly, wispy, horsetail. High cloud. Brings fair weather, but…
Layered, flat grayish clouds that cover the sky. Low cloud. B…
Mid-level clouds. Layered. Gray to blue-gray clouds. Forms ah…
Cumulus
Piled, lumpy, mound. Looks like cotton balls, Low cloud, brin…
Cirrus
Curly, wispy, horsetail. High cloud. Brings fair weather, but…
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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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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…
10 terms
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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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?
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 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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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 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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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-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…
Science weather Vocab- Science 6
Atmosphere
Weather
Climate
Troposphere
A mixture of gases that surround a planet
The condition of earth's atmosphere at a particular time and…
The average weather conditions in an area over a long period…
The lowest layer of the atmosphere in which temp. decreases a…
Atmosphere
A mixture of gases that surround a planet
Weather
The condition of earth's atmosphere at a particular time and…
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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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Science 6 - Kirby - Rocks and Weathering
Uniformitarianism
Erosion
Weathering
Mechanical Weathering
The geologic processes that operate today also operated in th…
The process of wearing down and carrying away rocks.
The process that breaks down rock and other substances. (Heat…
The type of weathering in which the rock is physically broken…
Uniformitarianism
The geologic processes that operate today also operated in th…
Erosion
The process of wearing down and carrying away rocks.
20 terms
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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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
26 terms
6 Earth Science -- Weathering and Soil Formation
weathering
erosion
uniformitarianism
mechanical weathering
Chemical or physical process that breaks down rocks into smal…
the destructive process in which water, wind, or gravity loos…
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 into smal…
erosion
the destructive process in which water, wind, or gravity loos…
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
Science Weather 6-3
jet streams
winds
local winds
seabreeze winds
blows from west to east does affect travel and fast moving in…
Global winds trade winds, jet streams,doldrums, polar easterl…
go short distances, Blows in any direction
blows to sea to land, local wind
jet streams
blows from west to east does affect travel and fast moving in…
winds
Global winds trade winds, jet streams,doldrums, polar easterl…
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 Vocab-Weathering and Soil-6-6
chemical weathering
mechanical weathering
oxidation
weathering
processes by which the materials in a rock are changed into n…
processes by which rock is broken into smaller pieces
cause of chemical weathering; combines the element oxygen wit…
mechanical and chemical processes that change objects on Eart…
chemical weathering
processes by which the materials in a rock are changed into n…
mechanical weathering
processes by which rock is broken into smaller pieces
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…
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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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
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
26 terms
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.
32 terms
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.
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