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21 terms
Science Word Mapping
-cell-
auto-
chlor-
-cyst-
chamber, small room
self
green
sack, pack
-cell-
chamber, small room
auto-
self
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Petty MAP Science words
credit
cultural perspectives
daily
data
to bring honor to
a point of view based on culture
happens every day
the pieces of collected information
credit
to bring honor to
cultural perspectives
a point of view based on culture
35 terms
Earth Science - Mapping
map
reference point
axis
cardinal directions
a representation of the features of a physical body such as E…
a fixed place on the Earth's surface from which direction and…
an imaginary line that runs through the Earth and on which th…
N, S, E, W
map
a representation of the features of a physical body such as E…
reference point
a fixed place on the Earth's surface from which direction and…
12 terms
Science mapping
Prime
Latitude
Map view
Map scale
First in rank
Distance north or south of the equator
Shows Earths surface from above
Compares map distances to real distance on Earth
Prime
First in rank
Latitude
Distance north or south of the equator
50 terms
Earth Science SOL Review: Mapping
Cold Front... A zone separating two air m…
Warm Front... A transition zone between a…
Stationary Front... A front between warm…
Occluded Front... A composite of two fron…
Cold Front... A zone separating two air m…
Warm Front... A transition zone between a…
17 terms
Vocab Words MAPS science
azimuthal projection
conic projection
contour interval
contour line
A map projection that is made by moving the surface features…
A map projection that is made by moving the surface features…
The difference in elevation between one contour line and the…
Something that connects points of equal elevation.
azimuthal projection
A map projection that is made by moving the surface features…
conic projection
A map projection that is made by moving the surface features…
10 terms
science words 1-10 Maps
weathering
erosion
deposition
topography
the breaking down of rocks and other materials on the Earth's…
processes by which rock, sand, and soil are broken down and c…
process in which sediment is laid down in new locations.
a description of surface features of land.
weathering
the breaking down of rocks and other materials on the Earth's…
erosion
processes by which rock, sand, and soil are broken down and c…
Unit 1: Earth Science and Mapping Vocabulary Words
Earth Science
Geology
Oceanography
Meteorology
The study of the Earth and Universe around it
The study of the origin, history, and structure of the Earth
The study of the ocean (properties, movement, organisms)
The study of the Earth's atmosphere, weather, and climate.
Earth Science
The study of the Earth and Universe around it
Geology
The study of the origin, history, and structure of the Earth
87 terms
Geologic Mapping Science Olympiad
What are geologic maps?
What are geologic cross sections?
What is superposition?
What is original horizontality?
Geologic maps show the distribution of rocks at the Earth's s…
Geologic cross sections are drawings of a vertical slice thro…
Sedimentary layers are deposited in a time sequence, with the…
Layers of sediment are originally deposited horizontally. The…
What are geologic maps?
Geologic maps show the distribution of rocks at the Earth's s…
What are geologic cross sections?
Geologic cross sections are drawings of a vertical slice thro…
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Science - Mapping Earth
Latitude
Time Zonwe
Profile View
Map Scale
The distance in degrees north or south of the equator
The area on Earth's surface between two meridians where peopl…
A drawing that shows an object as though you were looking at…
The relationship between a distance on the map and the actual…
Latitude
The distance in degrees north or south of the equator
Time Zonwe
The area on Earth's surface between two meridians where peopl…
47 terms
Science 8: Chapter 3 Maps and Mapping
They appear parallel to the Equator wh…
A GIS is organized into layers that ca…
You need to see how old the map is in…
A cylinder or a cone can be flattened…
Why are line of latitude sometimes called parallels?
What is the key advantage to the way GIS organizes map data?
What is a good reason for checking the copyright statement on…
Which 2 geometric shapes can be flattened into a plane by map…
They appear parallel to the Equator wh…
Why are line of latitude sometimes called parallels?
A GIS is organized into layers that ca…
What is the key advantage to the way GIS organizes map data?
22 terms
Mapping Words
Reluctant
refugees
billeted
evacuees
unwilling
migrants
housed
refugees
Reluctant
unwilling
refugees
migrants
14 terms
Earth Science Mapping Flashcards
Contour Line
Coordinate System
Elevation
Equator
Specialized isoline showing elevation
System used to fix a point
Height above or below sea level
Half way between the North and South pole
Contour Line
Specialized isoline showing elevation
Coordinate System
System used to fix a point
40 terms
Science Olympiad-Geologic Mapping Terms
Topographic maps
Contour Lines (isoline, isopleth, or i…
Contour Map
Contour Interval
A type of map characterized by large-scale detail and quantit…
A ********** of a function of two variables is a curve along…
A map illustrated with contour lines, for example a topograph…
The difference in elevation between successive and contour li…
Topographic maps
A type of map characterized by large-scale detail and quantit…
Contour Lines (isoline, isopleth, or i…
A ********** of a function of two variables is a curve along…
40 terms
Science Olympiad-Geologic Mapping Terms
Topographic maps
Contour Lines (isoline, isopleth, or i…
Contour Map
Contour Interval
A type of map characterized by large-scale detail and quantit…
A ********** of a function of two variables is a curve along…
A map illustrated with contour lines, for example a topograph…
The difference in elevation between successive and contour li…
Topographic maps
A type of map characterized by large-scale detail and quantit…
Contour Lines (isoline, isopleth, or i…
A ********** of a function of two variables is a curve along…
10 terms
Science-Mapping
Isoline
Isotherm
Isobar
contour line
A line that connect points of equal value.
A line that connects equal temps.
A line that connects equal pressure.
a line that connects equal elevation.
Isoline
A line that connect points of equal value.
Isotherm
A line that connects equal temps.
21 terms
Earth Science Chapter 2 Mapping Our World
cartography
equator
latitude
longitude
science of mapmaking
imaginary line that lies at 0 degrees latitude and circles th…
distance in degrees north and south of the equator; they RUN…
distance in degrees east and west of the prime meridian; they…
cartography
science of mapmaking
equator
imaginary line that lies at 0 degrees latitude and circles th…
12 terms
Science mapping
Prime
Latitude
Map view
Map scale
First in rank
Distance north or south of the equator
Shows Earths surface from above
Compares map distances to real distance on Earth
Prime
First in rank
Latitude
Distance north or south of the equator
12 terms
Science chapter five word maps
Heredity
Dominant trait
Recessive trait
Gene
The passing of genitic traits from parent to offspring
The trait observed in the first generation when parents that…
A trait that appears in the second generation after disappear…
One set of instructions for an inherited trait
Heredity
The passing of genitic traits from parent to offspring
Dominant trait
The trait observed in the first generation when parents that…
14 terms
Earth Science Maps Words of the Week
Latitude
Longitude
Prime Meridian
Equator
Distance north or south of the equator
Distance east or west of the prime meridian, measured in degr…
0 degrees longitude
0 degrees latitude
Latitude
Distance north or south of the equator
Longitude
Distance east or west of the prime meridian, measured in degr…
16 terms
Science Maps
The distance in degrees east or west o…
Lines of longitude are large ________…
The reference point (0') for lines of…
The type of map that has parallel line…
Longitude
Semicircles
Equator
Mercator
The distance in degrees east or west o…
Longitude
Lines of longitude are large ________…
Semicircles
10 terms
Science Mapping and Topographic Maps
Cartography
Latitude
Topographic Maps
GPS
The science of mapmaking
The distance in degrees north or south of the equator 0 or 90…
Maps that show hills and valleys of an area representing the…
Global Positioning Maps
Cartography
The science of mapmaking
Latitude
The distance in degrees north or south of the equator 0 or 90…
16 terms
Mapping Science
Contour Interval
Contour Line
Equator
Fault - Block Mountain
The difference in elevation between two side by side contour…
A line on a topographic map that connects points at equal ele…
An imaginary line at zero degrees that circles Earth exactly…
Jagged mountains formed from huge tilted blocks of rock that…
Contour Interval
The difference in elevation between two side by side contour…
Contour Line
A line on a topographic map that connects points at equal ele…
37 terms
Ch. 3 Maps and Mapping (Earth Science)
map legend
map projection
equatorial
polar
box on the map that defines all of the symbols and colors use…
the transfer of geographic information on a 3D globe onto a 2…
projection surface touches or wraps around the equator
projection surface touches a pole
map legend
box on the map that defines all of the symbols and colors use…
map projection
the transfer of geographic information on a 3D globe onto a 2…
15 terms
Ch. 17 Science Word Maps
S. Potential difference... Voltage... A. Same
S. Opposition... Resistance... A. Go with th…
S. Device... Cell... A. No electricity
S. Device... Thermocouple... A. Hydroelectri…
The potential difference between two points, measured in volts
In physical science, the opposition presented to the current…
In electricity, a device that produces an electric current by…
A device that converts thermal energy into electrical energy
S. Potential difference... Voltage... A. Same
The potential difference between two points, measured in volts
S. Opposition... Resistance... A. Go with th…
In physical science, the opposition presented to the current…
25 terms
Science Test - Mapping
Define latitude
What are lines of latitude called?
At what degree is the equator?
At what degrees are the poles?
-Distance in degrees north and south of the equator... -Run east…
Parallels
0 degrees
90 degrees
Define latitude
-Distance in degrees north and south of the equator... -Run east…
What are lines of latitude called?
Parallels
44 terms
Earth Science Mapping Vocab
Road Map
Weather Map
Physical Relief Map
Prime Meridian
A detailed visual map that helps you find a destination.
A map or chart showing weather conditions over a wide area at…
A map that depicts land configuration, often with contour lin…
A planet's meridian adopted as the zero of longitude. Earth's…
Road Map
A detailed visual map that helps you find a destination.
Weather Map
A map or chart showing weather conditions over a wide area at…
27 terms
Science Chapter 1 Mapping Earth Grade 6
Map View
Profile View
Map Legend
Map Scale
Drawn as if you were looking down on an area from above Earth…
A drawing that shows an object as though you were looking at…
A key that lists all the symbols used on the map.
The relationship between a distance on the map and the actual…
Map View
Drawn as if you were looking down on an area from above Earth…
Profile View
A drawing that shows an object as though you were looking at…
16 terms
Earth Science: Mapping
Mercator(cylindrical)
Gnomonic(planar)
Azimuthal(planar)
Conic
-made as if a cylinder was placed around the Earth a light wa…
- made a if the Earth's surface was projected onto a square s…
-projection from a single point onto a curved map area ... -less…
-used to small geographic areas ... -very little distortion
Mercator(cylindrical)
-made as if a cylinder was placed around the Earth a light wa…
Gnomonic(planar)
- made a if the Earth's surface was projected onto a square s…
11 terms
Mapping science 8
Lines of Latitude
Lines of Longitude
Equator
Prime Meridian
Lines that run East to West but measure distance North and So…
Lines that run North to South but measure distance East and W…
An imaginary line that lies at 0˚ degrees latitude that divid…
An imaginary line that runs through Greenwich, England at zer…
Lines of Latitude
Lines that run East to West but measure distance North and So…
Lines of Longitude
Lines that run North to South but measure distance East and W…
20 terms
Earth Science Mapping
Oblate Sphereoid
Rotation
Revolution
Foucaults Pendulum
A sphere-like object that is flatter at the poles than at the…
The spinning of the Earth on its Axis
THe movement of the Earth around the sun
pendulum swings as Earth rotates under it making the path app…
Oblate Sphereoid
A sphere-like object that is flatter at the poles than at the…
Rotation
The spinning of the Earth on its Axis
18 terms
Geneseo Earth Science MAPPING
contour line
Polaris
elevation
equator
a line of equal elevation on a map
The altitude of this star is equal to your latitude in the No…
measure of the distance above sea level
0 degree latitude line
contour line
a line of equal elevation on a map
Polaris
The altitude of this star is equal to your latitude in the No…
8 terms
6th Earth Science Mapping
Latitude
Longitude
Map Projection
Robinson
Distance north or south of the equator
Distance east or west of the prime meridian, measured in degr…
A mathematical method that involves transferring Earth's sphe…
A projection that maintains overall shapes and relative posit…
Latitude
Distance north or south of the equator
Longitude
Distance east or west of the prime meridian, measured in degr…
science mapping
topography
elevation
relief
landform
shape of land determined by elevation,relief, and landform
height above sea level
difference in elevation between highest and lowest parts of a…
formed by processes that shapes earth
topography
shape of land determined by elevation,relief, and landform
elevation
height above sea level
13 terms
Science, Mapping
relief
landform
landform region
scale
the difference between the lowest and highest points of an area
feature of topography
land where the topography is made up of one type of landform
relates distance on a map to distance on earths surface
relief
the difference between the lowest and highest points of an area
landform
feature of topography
19 terms
Science Review Chapter 2-MAPPING EARTH
map view
profile view
map legend
map scale
a map drawn as if you are looking down on an area from above…
a drawing showing a vertical "slice" through the ground
a key that lists all the symbols used on a map
the relationship between a distance on a map and the actual d…
map view
a map drawn as if you are looking down on an area from above…
profile view
a drawing showing a vertical "slice" through the ground
25 terms
Word Mapping
Ped... Orthopedist, pedagogue, centiped…
Mort... Mortal, mortician, mortified, i…
Carn... Carnivorious, incarnate, reinca…
Psych... Psychology, psychic, psychopat…
Foot or child
Death
Flesh
Soul
Ped... Orthopedist, pedagogue, centiped…
Foot or child
Mort... Mortal, mortician, mortified, i…
Death
45 terms
Earth Science: Mapping the Earth
Representation of an area used to show…
Measuring lines running parallel to th…
What is the main reference line of lat…
Latitude of North Pole
Map
Latitude
Equator
90 degrees north
Representation of an area used to show…
Map
Measuring lines running parallel to th…
Latitude
17 terms
science mapping
prime
latitude
map view
map scale
first in rank
distance north or south of the equator
shows earth's surface from above
compares maps distance to reak distance on earth
prime
first in rank
latitude
distance north or south of the equator
14 terms
Earth Science Mapping the Earth
Heliocentric
Geocentric
Cartography
Equator
Based on the belief that the sun is the center of the universe
Earth is the center of the universe
the making or study of maps or charts.
an imaginary line around the Earth forming the great circle t…
Heliocentric
Based on the belief that the sun is the center of the universe
Geocentric
Earth is the center of the universe
8 terms
Science map and mapping
The ghost map
Maps
Charts
Oblique
John snow... London, England ... 1854... Henry whitehead... 1866 boil wat…
Are a simplified images that are models of part of the earths…
Are aviation maps or maps used by sailors
Neither parallel nor at a right angle to specified or implied…
The ghost map
John snow... London, England ... 1854... Henry whitehead... 1866 boil wat…
Maps
Are a simplified images that are models of part of the earths…
Word Mapping
to rack up
to gain
to earn
to attain
To get a large number or amount of something
To get or achieve something
To receive money for the work you do
To succeed at achieving something
to rack up
To get a large number or amount of something
to gain
To get or achieve something
80 terms
Science MAP NWEA Prep
Area
Graduated cylinder
gravitational field
Purpose
Length x Width
instrument used to measure volume of a liquid
a force field that exists in the space around every mass
the reason research is done
Area
Length x Width
Graduated cylinder
instrument used to measure volume of a liquid
35 terms
Science-Mapping
Topographic Map
Contour Line
Contour Interval
Index Contour
Is a map showing the surface features of an area.
Connects points of equal elevation.
The change in elevation from one contour line to the next.
Every fifth contour line and these lines are darker and heavi…
Topographic Map
Is a map showing the surface features of an area.
Contour Line
Connects points of equal elevation.
16 terms
Science Mapping
Run-off Water
Ground Water
Divide
River Basin
•Surface water... •Stays on land and trickles down to lakes, riv…
•Soaks into the ground... •Begins long journey through stone and…
A hilltop, which because of elevation of slope, determines th…
•Sink, a depression, a low point... •The land that drains into a…
Run-off Water
•Surface water... •Stays on land and trickles down to lakes, riv…
Ground Water
•Soaks into the ground... •Begins long journey through stone and…
25 terms
Word Mapping
I... Bacilli, fungi, nuclei, alumni, ma…
Jus... Justice, justify, unjust, jus so…
Lum... Luminary, luminous, illuminate,…
Ann... Annual, superannuated, anniversa…
Plural
Law
Light
Year
I... Bacilli, fungi, nuclei, alumni, ma…
Plural
Jus... Justice, justify, unjust, jus so…
Law
15 terms
Science Mapping
Latitude
Longitude
Topographic map
Conic projections
Decrease of distance in degrees
Refers to distance in degrees east or west of the prime merid…
Models the change in elevation of earths surface
Are made by projecting points and lines from a globe onto a c…
Latitude
Decrease of distance in degrees
Longitude
Refers to distance in degrees east or west of the prime merid…
20 terms
Science - Ch 2 Mapping Earth's Surface
topography
elevation
landform
plain
the shape of the land
how high the land is
a hill, valley, or mountain on Earth
flat land
topography
the shape of the land
elevation
how high the land is
50 terms
Earth Science SOL Review: Mapping
Cold Front... A zone separating two air m…
Warm Front... A transition zone between a…
Stationary Front... A front between warm…
Occluded Front... A composite of two fron…
Cold Front... A zone separating two air m…
Warm Front... A transition zone between a…
Mapping (science)
Basic types of landforms
Plain
Plateaus
Mountains
Plateau, Mountains, Plain
large flat areas, often found on the interior regions of cont…
flat, raised areas of land made up of nearly horizontal rocks…
a large natural elevation of the earth's surface rising abrup…
Basic types of landforms
Plateau, Mountains, Plain
Plain
large flat areas, often found on the interior regions of cont…
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