Nature of Science
Life Sciene
Earth Science
Space Science
Physical Science
100

In an experiment, which is the variable that is changed and which is measured?

Independent is changed and dependent is measured

100

What are 3 major differences between plant and animal cells

Plants-Cell Wall, Chloroplast, Large Vacuole

Animal-No cell wall, small vacuole.

100

What is the difference between weather and climate?

Weather is short term (day to day) and climate is long term (10-20 years)

100

What causes tides?

Gravity of the moon and the sun, but mostly the sun

100

What is the difference between contact forces and forces at a distance

Contact forces

Applied

Normal

Friction


At a distance

Gravity, electrical, magnetic

200

What is the difference between replication and repetition?

Repetition is when you complete trials and replication is copying someone else's experiment.
200

What are the 3 domains and 4 kingdoms of classification?


**Double points if you can share what the scientific name is made of**

Domains: Arachae, Bacteria, & Eukarya

Kingdoms, Eubacteria, Archaebacteria, Plantae, Kingdom, Phylum, Class, Order, Family, Genus, Species


200

What causes wind and how does the gulf stream affect the weather?

Uneven heating of Earth's surface and gulf stream makes the weather warmer
200

Which planet has the smallest atmosphere and why?

Mercury because the radiation from the Sun burns the atmosphere

200
What is refraction?
Light bendig
300

What is a benefit and a limitation to a drawn model of the solar system?

The drawing is not to scale, it is not real, and it is not accurate

300

What is a limiting factor in a rain forest?

Space

Sunlight

Food

Water

300

What are some examples of weathering, erosion, and depostion?

Weathering is rock is broken down, erosion is when its moved, deposition is when it drops or stop

300

What causes day and night?

The rotation of the earth

300

What is absorption?

Light being absorbed
400

If it has rained the first 5 days of the week, what can you infer about the next day?

It is based upon prior knowledge of the weather and it will probably rain the next day.

400

What is the carbon cycle and what are some of the pathways?

Combustion

Photosynthesis

Cellular Respiration

Decomposition

400

What are the three types of heat transfer and give an example of each

Conduction, Convection and radiation

400
What is the difference between a solar flare and a prominence?

Prominence connect and solar flare shoot out

400

What is reflection?

Light bouncing Backing
500

What can help you analyze data and make conclusion to support an experiment's hypothesis

Look at patters and changes in data (increasing and decreasing)

500

What is homeostasis and how does the body maintain it? Give an example of each

Balancing the body's system

Making new cells-Cuts healing

Responding to the environment-Shivering

Removing waste-exhaling CO2

Getting Energy-Eating 

500
What causes crustal plates to moved?
Convection Currents in the mantle
500

What is the difference between an inner planet and an outer planet?

Inner planets are solid rock and out planets are gases and larger

500

What are the three states of matter that light can move through?

Solid, liquid, and gas

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