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100

Renewable or Non Renewable

natural substance that is not replenished (oil, coal)

Non renewable

100

Name the inner planets and give at least 3 facts about the inner planets. 

Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars

Rocky, few moon, hotter, shorter orbits

100

the layer of gasses that surround places

atmosphere

100

What are the five basic senses that humans have?

Sight, hearing, smell, taste, and touch.

100

How long does it take for Earth to revolve around the sun? 

365 days/ a year

200

Renewable or Nonrenewable

an energy source that has a continuous supply (solar power, wind power)

Renewable

200

This is the fifth planet from the sun?

What is Jupiter?

200

What are some negative effects that humans have had on the planet? 

Overpopulation, overfishing, burning fossil fuels, pollution

200

Producers are 

plants that make their own food 

200

How many days does it take for the lunar (moon) cycle? 

28 days

300

_______is power from physical or chemical resources

Energy

300

This is the process called when leaves on trees use sunlight for energy?

What is Photosynthesis?

300

Primary source of energy for all food chains is the ____.

sun

300

Consumers

eat organisms 

300

What does a herbivore eat? 

plants

400

A ______ revolves in an orbit around a star

planet

400

Name the outer planets and give at least 3 facts about the outer planets. 

Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune

Gas Giants, many moons, longer orbits, colder

400

Is the sun a planet or star?

Star

400

Incomplete or complete metamorphosis 

A metamorphosis in which a living thing goes through several stages. Each stage looks like a smaller version of the adult. 

Give an example of a living thing that goes through this type of metamorphosis.

Incomplete Metamorphosis.

Examples: Humans, rabbits, dogs, Grasshoppers

400

what does a carnivore eat? 

meat

500

a path that one object takes around another object

Orbit

500

What is located between Mars and Jupiter?

Asteroid Belt

500

What tool would I use to find the mass of an object? 

A balance scale

500

An animal who breaks down dead things is called a ______.

decomposer

500

what does an omnivore eat? 

plants and meat

600

long term weather patterns of an area is known as _______

Climate

600

This is the reaction of when bread gets turned into toast, changing it into something different

What is a Chemical Reaction

600

An educated prediction of what might happen during a Scientific Investigation

 hypothesis

600

Incomplete or complete metamorphosis 

A metamorphosis in which a living thing goes through several stages. At birth the living thing looks very different than the adult stage

Give an example of a living thing that goes through this type of metamorphosis. 

Complete Metamorphosis

Butterflies, Moths, Frogs

600

What is the difference between rotation and revolution 

Rotation is the spinning action of a planet on its axis. Take 24 hours. Causes day and night.

Revolution is the orbit of a planet around the sun. Takes a year. 

700

This is the process of when something is moved/carried away thanks to water or wind

 Erosion


700

This vision allows animals to use heat signatures to see.

What is Thermal Vision

700

Plants use _____, ______, and _____ to make food. 

water, sunlight, and carbon dioxide. 

700

What are the planets in order from the sun? 

Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune 

700

What type of circuit is needed for electricity to flow? 

A closed circuit. 

800

_____ is when gas cools and turns into water droplets. 

Condensation. 

800

What is evaporation and where does most of it occur?

Evaporation is when water is heated and turned into a gas. 

The oceans. 

800

Humidity is ________________ and is measured with a __________. 

the amount of moisture in the air

hygrometer

800

measures wind speed

anemometer

800

The _________ system is responsible for pumping oxygen into our blood and removing carbon dioxide. Includes our lungs.

Respiratory 

900

Part of a plant that creates pollen for reproduction. 

Stamen

900

Part of a plant that aides in reproduction by making a new seed in the ovary. 

Pistil

900

Causes objects to slow down

friction

900

Motion is caused when an ___________ force is present.

unbalanced

900

Positive and negative charges create _____ ______. Give an example

static electricity

ex: Lightening

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