Flashcards

November 25, 2017

Evolution and Genetics Terms

Question Answer Evolution A theory that all organisms are related and share a common ancestor DNA The instructions on how to build an organism Species A group of organisms that are related and can produce […]
November 25, 2017

terms

Term Definition WHMIS Workplace Hazardous Material Information System ; Provides information on first aid and the storage handling and disposal of any chemical found in the workplace. WHMIS Symbols Dangerously Reactive Cell The smallest unit […]
November 25, 2017

Mitosis and Plant Reproduction

Question Answer Asexual Reproduction one parent, makes offspring identical to the parents Sexual Reproduction two parents, makes offspring with traits from both parents Examples of asexual reproduction split into two parts, budding, Mitosis cell division, […]
November 25, 2017

Science vocab

Term Definition evolution A process of change that explains why what we see today is different from what existed in the past; it includes changes in any galaxies. Biological evolution is a change in hereditary […]
November 25, 2017

Science vocab

Term Definition technology design process Recognizing the problem, proposing a solution, implementing the solution, evaluating the solution and communicating the problem, design and solution. technology eduaction The application of tools, materials, processes and systems to […]
November 25, 2017

Science vocab

Term Definition information technology The technical means that humans create to store and transmit information. instructional technology Any mechanical aid (including computer technology) used to assist in or enhance the process of teaching and learning. […]
November 25, 2017

Weather and Climate: Chapter One

Term Definition weather the condition of Earth's atmosphere at a particular time and place. atmosphere the layer of gases that surrounds Earth. nitrogen the most abundant gas in air; about 78% of dry air oxygen […]
November 25, 2017

Vocabulary for Chemical bonding

Term Definition Electron Cloud the group of electrons revolving around the nucleus of an atom; a cloudlike group of electrons. Energy level the fixed amount of energy that a system described by quantum mechanics, such […]
November 25, 2017

Ch8: Chemistry

Question Answer A ___ property is any characteristic of a substance that allows a substance to undergo a change that results in a new substance chemical To observe some chemical properties, the original substance being […]
November 25, 2017

Vocabulary Science 8: Energy: Conservation and Transfer

Question Answer Renewable Resources Natural resources that can be replaced by nature Nonrenewable Resources Natural resources that can not be replaced by nature Energy The capacity to provide usable power Natural Resources Resources used by […]
November 25, 2017

quiz vocab for studying

Term Definition What does heredity mean passing of traits from parent to offspring what are alleles? the different forms of a trait that a gene may have What does genetics mean the study of how […]
November 25, 2017

Mrs. Teale Final Exam Study Cards

Question Answer What is another word that describes the change of state, commonly known as freezing? solidification What is the change of state when liquid turns into a gas? evaporation What is "Density"? The mass […]
November 25, 2017

review notes 1-9

Question Answer atom the smallest part of an element that can be identified as that element elements simpler substances that cannot be broken down into simpler substances compound two or more elements that have been […]
November 25, 2017

This study stack is to help you prepare for a test on the scientific method.

Question Answer What is the FIRST step of writing a Science inquiry Form a question A hypothesis should be written using what sentence frame: If…then…because The "Framing" section of a Science Inquiry should include background […]
November 25, 2017

29 Questions

Question Answer What is heat? The transfer of energy from the particles of a warmer object to the particles of a cooler object. How does a game of billiards help to explain heat? The fast […]
November 25, 2017

Comparing Organelles to Organ Systems

Term Definition vacuole and cell membrane Two organelles work together to remove waste from the body like the excretory system. circulatory system and cytoplasm Transports materials. excretory/integumentary systems and cell membrane/vacuole Removes waste. digestive system […]
November 25, 2017

Glossary Vocab

Term Definition Altricial young that are relatively undeveloped and unable to function at a high level at birth or hatch, requiring a long period of parental care Altruistic behavior that reduces personal fitness for benefit […]
November 25, 2017

Science Unit 8 Flash Cards – Plants

Term Definition Geotropism plants response to Earth's gravity, roots grow towards the source of gravity (positive) shoots grow away (negative) Tugor Pressure Plants have water in their cell vacoules, the water pushes (force) on the […]
November 25, 2017

4th Grade Energy

Term Definition energy A property signifying the ability to do work Light Energy The energy carried by light rays Motion Energy The energy present in moving things, such as the wind, a racing car, or […]
November 25, 2017

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Term Definition hypothesis what you think would happen in a experiment variable something that can change during something observation what you look at;not made up experiment something you do to find observations control group the […]
November 25, 2017

Matter, Mass & Weight

Term Definition Matter anything that has mass and takes up space. Mass the amount of matter in an object. Grams the unit for measuring mass Balance the tool for measuring mass Newtons the units for […]
November 25, 2017

(Bontrager & Lampignano) 7th Edition

Question Answer Bony Thorax Function? Serve as an expandable enclosure for lungs Protects important organs of the respiratory system The Bony thorax consist of? Sternum (anteriorly) Thoracic vertebrae (posteriorly) 12 pairs of ribs (connects the […]
November 25, 2017

Types of Tissues

Question Answer Function germ layers the primary tissue layers that will produce the major tissue types 3 primary germ layers ectoderm, mesoderm, endoderm ectoderm outside germ layer in the digestive system, liver, pancreas and lungs […]
November 25, 2017

connective tissue

Question Answer Areolar (AKA: loose, ordinary tissue) forms what? loose bonds between other tissues What does the matrix of areolar contain? numerous fibers, typically many interwoven fibers of collagen and elastin What is collagen? a […]
November 25, 2017

more on connective tissue

Question Answer major differences are cell type, fiber type and the amounts types of connective tissues all tissues are composed of living cells surrounded by a matrix and arise from mesenchyme tissue – mesenchyme is […]