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Vocabulary
Interacting Spheres
Miscellaneous
100
The layer of the Earth that includes living organisms
What is biosphere?
100
This sphere includes all the air around the earth
What is the atmosphere?
100

What does a plant need to use to be able to grow?

Water and sunlight 

100

A forest is one fire, which spheres will be damaged?

Biosphere- trees and animals 

Atmosphere- pollution from the smoke

100

How many layers does the atmosphere have? 

A) 1 

B) 6

C) 4

D) 2

C-4 layers 

200
All of the solid water on earth
What is Cryosphere?
200
This sphere includes all the liquid water on earth.
What is hydrosphere?
200

What is the process called that the world is currently experiencing? (an example, the earth is increasingly becoming warmer) 

climate change 

200

Explain the concept of Interconnections 

Interconnections is examples of people and places and how they are connected to one another 

200

What type of chemical do humans breath out?

Carbon dioxide 

300
78% of this sphere is Nitrogen
What is atmosphere?
300

Name the layer we are located in? It starts with S

The stratosphere

300

Which sphere looks at the water cycle?

hydrosphere 

300

What skills is used to find the location for SPACE?

Longitude and Latitude 

300
What are the different types of scale?

local, regional, national and global 

400

Which sphere consists all the rocks and soil?

Lithosphere 
400

What does SPICESS stand for?

Space, Place, Interconnections, Change, Environment, Sustainability and Scale

400
The atmosphere is a boundary between Earth & outer space. What is the atmosphere? A. The layer of gases that surrounds Earth B. The layer above the Earth that contains ozone C. The layer above Earth where weather happens D. The layer above earth that is responsible for gravity
What is A? The layer of gas that surrounds Earth
400

What does biophysical mean?

All living and non-living things on our planets surface

400

Which layer does magma sit in?

mantle 

500

List all 4 spheres

What is Biosphere, Hydrosphere, Atmosphere and Lithosphere 

500

Explain what Change means in SPICESS

The change in places over periods of time, this can be long or short periods of time 

500

List the spheres that would be present at the beach, with example.

Hydrosphere- waves 

atmosphere- wind 

lithosphere- sand 

biosphere- plants and sea creatures 

500

Rico is at the beach watching the waves. Which of these parts of the Earth system interacts with the hydrosphere to produce the waves at the beach? A. biosphere B. lithosphere C. hydrosphere D. atmosphere

What is D? Atmosphere

500

What does the concept sustainability mean?

preserving the environment for future generations 

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