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Science Grade 6 Mapping
Topographic Map
Elevation
Relief
Contour lines
Shows the detailed shape of Earths surface.
The height above sea level on any point of Earth surface.
The different in elevation (Height) between the highest and l…
Lines on a topographic map that connect points of equal eleva…
Topographic Map
Shows the detailed shape of Earths surface.
Elevation
The height above sea level on any point of Earth surface.
Word Mapping
Micro
Tempo
Video, vis
Jud, judic
Small
Time
See
Judge
Micro
Small
Tempo
Time
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
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mapping words
bay
cape
legend
peninsula
an extension of a sea or ocean into the land
a point of land projecting into a sea or ocean
an explanatory caption explaining the symbols used on a map
a long projection of land into water, connected to the main l…
bay
an extension of a sea or ocean into the land
cape
a point of land projecting into a sea or ocean
maps in science
latitude
longitude
elevation
sea level
parallel lines circling the glove from east to west
lines that run north and south
the height above or below sea level
the average height of the ocean's surface
latitude
parallel lines circling the glove from east to west
longitude
lines that run north and south
21 terms
Science- Maps
Global Grid
Mercator Projection
Topographic Map
Geologic Maps
-includes latitude, longitude, equator, and prime meridian
-invented in 1569 by Gerardus Mercator... -lines of longitude ar…
-represents Earth's 3D surface in 2D... -elevation by contour li…
-shows the type and age of the rocks that are exposed at the…
Global Grid
-includes latitude, longitude, equator, and prime meridian
Mercator Projection
-invented in 1569 by Gerardus Mercator... -lines of longitude ar…
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…
17 terms
Science 8 - Chapter 1 Mapping Earth
map view
profile view
map legend
map scale
drawn as if you were looking down on an area from above Earth…
is a drawing that shows an object as through you were looking…
a key that lists all the symbols used on the map.
is the relationship between a distance on the map and the act…
map view
drawn as if you were looking down on an area from above Earth…
profile view
is a drawing that shows an object as through you were looking…
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Science: Mapping Earth Lesson 1&2
a map is a model
when a map is drawn in map view,
cross sections are drawn in profile vi…
a map legend lists all the symbols use…
of Earth's surface
it appears as though you were looking down on an area from ab…
as though you were looking at Earth's interior from the side
map. It also explains what each symbol means
a map is a model
of Earth's surface
when a map is drawn in map view,
it appears as though you were looking down on an area from ab…
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
15 terms
Science mapping terms
Topographic map
Map scale
Contour line
Contour interval
A types of map that shows a lot of the finer geographic/cultu…
A ratio of the distance between two points on the earth to th…
A line that connects points of the same elevation
How many feet are between each contour line
Topographic map
A types of map that shows a lot of the finer geographic/cultu…
Map scale
A ratio of the distance between two points on the earth to th…
44 terms
Science mapping review
Bar graph
Benchmarks
Cardinal directions
Contour intervals
a graph using parallel bars of varying lengths, as to illustr…
1. Computers. an established point of reference against which…
The four cardinal directions or cardinal points are the direc…
the difference in elevation represented by each contour line…
Bar graph
a graph using parallel bars of varying lengths, as to illustr…
Benchmarks
1. Computers. an established point of reference against which…
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Science Final-Mapping the Earth
Atmosphere
Geosphere
Hydrosphere
Biosphere
The relatively thin envelope of gases that forms Earth's oute…
Has three main parts: a metal core, a solid middle layer, and…
Contains all of Earth's water.
The parts of Earth that contain living organisms.
Atmosphere
The relatively thin envelope of gases that forms Earth's oute…
Geosphere
Has three main parts: a metal core, a solid middle layer, and…
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6th grade science chapter 1 Mapping Earths Surface
map view
profile view
map legend
map scale
a map drawn as if you were looking sown on an area from above…
a drawing that shows an object as though you were looking at…
a key that lists all the symbols used on a map. (p10)
the relationship between a distance on the map and the actual…
map view
a map drawn as if you were looking sown on an area from above…
profile view
a drawing that shows an object as though you were looking at…
29 terms
Physical Science: Chapter 3 - Mapping Earth
Position
Origin
Vector
Axis
a variable that tells location relative to an origin.
a place where the position has been given a value of zero.
a variable that gives direction information included in its v…
one of two (or more) number lines that form a graph.
Position
a variable that tells location relative to an origin.
Origin
a place where the position has been given a value of zero.
Science-maps
Remote sensing
Map
Equator
Prime meridian
A way to gather information about an object without touching…
A representation of a physical body
An invisible line or circle halfway between the north and sou…
A line that represents 0° longitude is known as the internati…
Remote sensing
A way to gather information about an object without touching…
Map
A representation of a physical body
26 terms
Science: Maps
borders, places
cartography
grid of lines
equator
for thousands of years, people have used maps to define______…
the science of map making
Cartographers use a ________ to locate points on Earth exactly
in this grid the______ circles Earth halfway between the Nort…
borders, places
for thousands of years, people have used maps to define______…
cartography
the science of map making
79 terms
Earth Science NYS Unit 3 Mapping
map
most accurate map
T/F: all maps show a distortion of Ear…
map projections
represents Earth's surface on a flat sheet of paper
globe
TRUE
used to decrease distortion on paper
map
represents Earth's surface on a flat sheet of paper
most accurate map
globe
6 terms
Science-Map
Map
Cartography
Cartographer
Title
A symbolic representation of the part of Earths' surface
Science of mapping
Map maker
Tells where it is and what it's about
Map
A symbolic representation of the part of Earths' surface
Cartography
Science of mapping
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…
Science Mapping Unit Vocab
Contour Line
Coordinate System
Elevation
Equator
Specialized isoline showing elevation
System used to fix(find) a point
Vertical distance/height above/below sea level
Half way between the North and South poles
Contour Line
Specialized isoline showing elevation
Coordinate System
System used to fix(find) a point
Science Maps
Cardinal directions
latitude
longitude
you need how many numbers on a map to…
north, south, east, west
east to west
north to south
two
Cardinal directions
north, south, east, west
latitude
east to west
Science Mapping Vocab
Latitude
Longitude
Relief
Reference Point
the distance north and south of the equator
number of degrees by which place east or west of the prime me…
the variations in of a land surface
a fixed place from which a location can be distributed. Grenn…
Latitude
the distance north and south of the equator
Longitude
number of degrees by which place east or west of the prime me…
Science mapping vocab
Topography
Elevation
Relief
Landform
The shape of the land determined by elevation, relief, and la…
height above sea level
The difference in elevation between the and lowest parts of a…
A feature of topography formed by the processes that shape ea…
Topography
The shape of the land determined by elevation, relief, and la…
Elevation
height above sea level
mapping vocab-science
cartographer
model
boundry
structure
a person who makes maps
a representation of an object
a limit or border of an area
something built by people
cartographer
a person who makes maps
model
a representation of an object
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Science maps
Topographic map
Contour line
Contour interval
Index contours
A map showing the surface features of an area.
Connects points of equal elevation
The change in elevation from contour line to contour line
A heavier contour line that is labeled with elevation of that…
Topographic map
A map showing the surface features of an area.
Contour line
Connects points of equal elevation
33 terms
BJU Earth Science Chapter 3: Maps and Mapping
What type of map most accurately shows…
One of the earliest maps in existence…
What is a person called who makes maps
North, south, east and west are known…
globe
ancient Babylonia
cartographers
cardinal directions
What type of map most accurately shows…
globe
One of the earliest maps in existence…
ancient Babylonia
21 terms
Science Exam #1: Mapping
Erosion
River
Roughness Coefficient
Riffle
the carrying away of rock material by wind, water, or air cur…
what streams flow into. river does not equal stream!
is determined by looking at the stream's bottom.... .9 is smooth…
faster moving areas in streams that look like waves or white…
Erosion
the carrying away of rock material by wind, water, or air cur…
River
what streams flow into. river does not equal stream!
Science Map
Lake Mathews
Lake Havasu
All American Canal
Coachella Canal
z
z
z
z
Lake Mathews
z
Lake Havasu
z
17 terms
Earth Science-Mapping Earth
What is the equator
What are latitudes lines
How is latitude measured
What are longitude lines measured in
An imaginaty line around the Earth,that is halfway between no…
Lines that are parallel to the equation
In degrees,and by north and south
Degrees ,and east and west
What is the equator
An imaginaty line around the Earth,that is halfway between no…
What are latitudes lines
Lines that are parallel to the equation
Science: field mapping test
Fields
Isolines
Isotherms
Isobars
A region of space where a quantity can be measured at every p…
Connect points of equal value on a field map
Connects points of equal temperature
Connects points of equal barometric pressure
Fields
A region of space where a quantity can be measured at every p…
Isolines
Connect points of equal value on a field map
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
[Science] (ES.1) Mapping
What are latitude lines?
What do latitude lines measure?
What are longitude lines?
What do longitude lines measure?
Horizontal lines on a map
The distance north or south of the Equator
Vertical lines on a map
The distance east or west of the Prime Meridian
What are latitude lines?
Horizontal lines on a map
What do latitude lines measure?
The distance north or south of the Equator
7 terms
Science mapping test questions
Map
True North
Magnetic Declination
Latitude
A representation of the features of physical body such as earth
The direction to the geographic north pole
The difference between the magnetic north and the true north
The distance north or south from the equator ; expresses in d…
Map
A representation of the features of physical body such as earth
True North
The direction to the geographic north pole
21 terms
science maps
Topographic Maps
Contour lines
The closer the lines
A closed circle shows
Show elevation of a landscape
Show the change in elevation
The steeper the slope
A mountain top
Topographic Maps
Show elevation of a landscape
Contour lines
Show the change in elevation
12 terms
Earth Science Unit 1: Mapping
Latitude
Longitude
Polaris
Altitude of Polaris
Horizontal lines on the globe, either north or south of the e…
Vertical lines on the globe, either East or West of the Prime…
The north star
is equal to your Northern Hemisphere Latitude
Latitude
Horizontal lines on the globe, either north or south of the e…
Longitude
Vertical lines on the globe, either East or West of the Prime…
15 terms
Science Maps
Imaginary horizontal lines that measur…
0 degrees is the equator, always label…
The North Pole
The equator
What is latitude?
What are the three facts about latitude?
Whats another name for 90 N?
What is 0 degrees lat called?
Imaginary horizontal lines that measur…
What is latitude?
0 degrees is the equator, always label…
What are the three facts about latitude?
38 terms
MAP Science
A naturally occurring solid mixture of…
The series of processes in which a roc…
The process by which wind, water, ice,…
The process in which material is laid…
Rock
Rock Cycle
Erosion
Deposition
A naturally occurring solid mixture of…
Rock
The series of processes in which a roc…
Rock Cycle
15 terms
Science Mapping Test 1
What are the 6 essential things every…
Why is it important for a map to have…
Why is it important for maps to have a…
What are the three map projections we…
Title, Legend, Scale, Date, Grid, North Arrow
They let you accurately measure distance
If it is a road map, then visitors will know that the roads p…
Mercator, Equal-Area, and Conic
What are the 6 essential things every…
Title, Legend, Scale, Date, Grid, North Arrow
Why is it important for a map to have…
They let you accurately measure distance
13 terms
Science Map
Juan De Fuca Plate
North American Plate
Pacific Plate
Nazca Plate
Juan De Fuca Plate
North American Plate
15 terms
Science Mapping Test 2
What are the CARDINAL and INTERMEDIATE…
What is G.P.S. and give an example of…
What is a REFERENCE POINT and give an…
What do we use as MODELS of the Earth'…
Cardinal: North East South West, Intermediate: Northeast Sout…
G.P.S. (Global Positioning System) uses satellites to figure…
A point that is easy to find on a map directions may be based…
Maps and Globes
What are the CARDINAL and INTERMEDIATE…
Cardinal: North East South West, Intermediate: Northeast Sout…
What is G.P.S. and give an example of…
G.P.S. (Global Positioning System) uses satellites to figure…
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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…
science maps
Globe
Latitude
Meridians
longitude
a sphere shaped model of the Earth
Distance measured in degrees north or south of the equator
North-South reference lines that make semicircles going halfw…
Distance measured in degrees east or west of the equator
Globe
a sphere shaped model of the Earth
Latitude
Distance measured in degrees north or south of the equator
25 terms
Unit I: Intro to Earth Science & Mapping
Latitude
Longitude
Prime Meridian
International Dateline
A measurement of a place's angular distance north or south of…
A measurement of a place's distance east or west of the prime…
A line that runs through Greenwich, England at zero degrees l…
A line of longitude 180 degrees east or west of the prime mer…
Latitude
A measurement of a place's angular distance north or south of…
Longitude
A measurement of a place's distance east or west of the prime…
26 terms
MAP Science Review #2
Independent variable
Dependent variable
Glucose
Mitochondrion
The experimental factor that is manipulated; the variable who…
The outcome factor; the variable that may change in response…
A simple sugar that is an important source of energy.
Cell organelle that converts the chemical energy stored in fo…
Independent variable
The experimental factor that is manipulated; the variable who…
Dependent variable
The outcome factor; the variable that may change in response…
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Science mapping earth
Map
Globe
Map view
Profile view
Model of earth
Model of entire planet
Shows an area of earth surface as if you are looking down fro…
A drawing showing a vertical slice through the ground
Map
Model of earth
Globe
Model of entire planet
50 terms
MAP- Physical Science
Density
Melting Point
Boiling Point
Solubility
A measure of how much mass is contained in a given volume.
The temperature at which a solid becomes a liquid... The tempera…
The temperature at which a substance changes from a liquid to…
The ability to dissolve in another substance
Density
A measure of how much mass is contained in a given volume.
Melting Point
The temperature at which a solid becomes a liquid... The tempera…
21 terms
CMS Grade 6 Science - Mapping Technology & Contour Maps
Topography
elevation
Relief
Low relief
The shape of the Earth which can be flat, sloping, hilly, or…
The height above sea level of any point on Earth's surface
The difference in elevation between the highest and the lowes…
A small difference in elevation
Topography
The shape of the Earth which can be flat, sloping, hilly, or…
elevation
The height above sea level of any point on Earth's surface
29 terms
Physical Science: Chapter 3 - Mapping Earth
Position
Origin
Vector
Axis
a variable that tells location relative to an origin.
a place where the position has been given a value of zero.
a variable that gives direction information included in its v…
one of two (or more) number lines that form a graph.
Position
a variable that tells location relative to an origin.
Origin
a place where the position has been given a value of zero.
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