History/Inquiry of Science
Experiments & Analysis
Astronomy
Geology & Paleontology
Meteorology & Oceanography
100

Systematic study of the natural world through observation and experimentation to form laws

What is science?

100

Objects made by people such as tools, weapons, containers

What are artifacts?

100

Gaseous layer surrounding earth or another heavenly body

What is atmosphere?

100

Sedimentary, igneous, metamorphic

What are the three types of rock?

100

Moisture falling from the atmosphere as rain, snow, etc

What is precipitation?

200

Process that asks a question and tests it

What is the scientific method?

200

Process of counting tree rings to determine age

What is dendrochronology?

200

Force of attraction between two masses

What is gravity?

200

Process of wearing or grinding something down by wind, water, etc

What is erosion?
200

River-like streams of ocean water driven by winds

What are currents?

300

Theory made by Aristotle which was wrongly believed for 1000 years

What is spontaneous generation?

300

Aspect of an experiment that changes during the course of the experiment 

What is experimental variable?
300

Icy body with elliptical orbit and a gas/dust tail

What is a comet?

300

Mold & cast, petrifaction, carbonization, amber formation

What are fossilization types?

300

Hourly, daily or weekly status of the atmosphere

What is weather?

400

Science cannot prove anything, is not 100% settled and must conform to the scientific method.  These are the...

What are limitations of science?

400

Process or machine that improves life or makes it better

What is technology?

400

Name the two types of planets

What are terrestrial and Jovian (gaseous)?

400

Rusting iron is an example of this type of process

What is chemical weathering?

400

Process that includes evaporation, condensation and precipitation

What is the hydrologic (water) cycle?

500

Scientists can wrongly allow this to affect their research and analysis

What is worldview?

500

Experiment where information is kept from the participants to reduce bias

What is a blind experiment?

500

Radiation reflected by a surface, such as the moon

What is an albedo?

500

These geologists believe the earth formed through slow processes over long time periods, as seen today

What is Uniformitarians?

500

Temperature, pressure, humidity, wind direction, wind speed

What are properties of air?
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