Rocks/Soil Weather/Climate Earth's Changing Surface Water on Earth Space

100

What is top
Youngest layer of a rock is on the

100

What is climate
Weather over a long period of time

100

What is weathering
Breaking down of rocks by water, wind, ice, and growing plants

100

What is groundwater
Water that collects underground

100

What is rotation
A turn that Earth makes every 24 hours where the sun appears to rise in the east and sets in the west

200

What is fossil
Remains or traces of organisms that lived long ago and are found in sedimentary rock. They tell us clues about the environment and history of an organism.

200

What is weather
Condition of the atmosphere in a certain place at a certain time that can change from day to day, hour to hour, or minute to minute

200

What is water, ice, and wind
Erosion and deposition are caused by three things that are moving

200

What is water cycle
The change of water from one state to another and its movement from one place to another on Earth

200

What is seasons
The tilt of the earth's axis causes this

300

What is sedimentary rocks
Rocks that were formed with sediment; pressed and cemented together into layers and may contain fossils

300

What is severe
Thunderstorms, tornadoes, hurricanes, blizzards, are examples of ____________ weather

300

What is rapid
Volcanoes, earthquakes, landslides, tsunamis, and floods are examples of ____________ changes.

300

What is evaporation
Process where heat changes liquid water to a gas

300

What is revolution
Earth makes a complete trip around the Sun that takes about 365 days

400

What is igneous, metamorphic, and sedimentary
There are three main kinds of rocks that are formed in a different way

400

What is weather map
This shows numbers and symbols for temperature, precipitation, wind speed and direction, cold or warm fronts, and air pressure.

400

What is erosion and deposition
___________carries weathered materials away from a place ___________ drops the materials in a new place.

400

What is condensation
Change from water vapor to liquid water and clump together to form a cloud

400

What is moon phases or lunar cycle
Moon's shape looks different from night to night and takes about 28 days to see all of it.

500

What is sand
Which of the following soil does not hold water well? A. Clay B. Sand C. Potting Soil

500

What is a meteorologist or weather forecaster
Person who predicts what the weather will be based on weather data

500

What is slow
Weathering, erosion, deposition, and mountain building are examples of __________ changes.

500

What is tides
The pull of gravity between Earth and its moon causes 2 low and 2 high ___________ daily.

500

What is Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn Uranus, Neptune
List the 8 planets in order from the sun

5th Grade STAAR REVIEW Earth Science

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