PHYSICAL SETTING INTERMEDIATE LEVEL:    Standard 4 Vocabulary List

 

 

 

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Term

 

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Term

4.46

 

absorb

 

2.1e

22

cleavage

5.1d

28

acceleration

 

2.2j

23

climate

5.1 e

28

action/reaction

 

2.2f

23

colliding plates

2.11

 

agent

 

4.2b

 

collisions

2.2n

 

air current

 

3.1a

 

color

2.21

23

air masses

 

1.1c

21

comets

2.1 b

22

air pressure

 

3.1 i

 

comparative densities

2.1 b

22

altitude

 

5.2g

 

complex machine

1.1 h

 

apparent motion

 

3.3f

25

compounds

1.1c

21

asteroids

 

3.2a

 

condensation

2.1a

22

atmosphere

 

4.2b

 

conduction

2.2r

24

atmospheric substances

 

3.1

 

conductivity

3.3d

25

atom interaction

 

4.5a

27

conservation of energy

3.36

 

atoms

 

3.2e

25

conservation of mass

4.4f

 

attract

 

4.2b

 

convection

3.1 c, 4.4g

4.4g

 

attractive force(s)

 

2.2e

 

convection cells

K14

 

average kinetic energy

 

4.5b

 

convert

1.1i

 

axis of rotation

 

2.2d

 

correlations

4.1b

 

biomass

 

2.2b

23

crust

2.2g

 

blizzards

 

2.2c

23

crustal movement

3.1a

 

boiling point

 

4.2b

 

current

2.2o

23

boundaries

 

1.1g

 

cyclic pattern

3.1i

24

buoyancy

 

Intro

21

cyclical changes

2.2r

 

carbon dioxide

 

1.lh

 

day

3.2d

25

categorizing substances

 

3.1h

24

density.

Intro

21

celestial interactions

 

5.1b

 

direction of motion

1.1f

21

celestial observations

 

2.2c

 

displaced

KI I

 

celestial phenomena

 

3.1b

 

dissolved

3.1g

24

characteristic properties, insoluble

 

2.l g

22

dynamic processes, weathering

3.1a

24

characteristics

 

1.lj

 

Earth

3.l g

24

characteristics

 

2.2a

23

Earth's interior

4.4f

 

charged material

 

2.2a

 

earthquakes

4.4f

27

charged particles

 

2.2b

23

earthquake-wave data, crust, mantle

3.2a

25

chemical changes

 

5.2e

28

efficiency

3.2a

 

chemical composition

 

4.4e

 

electrical circuits

4.1c

 

chemical energy

 

3.1 a

 

electrical conductivity

3.2c

25

chemical properties

 

4.4d

 

electrical energy

3.3d

27

chemical reactions

 

4.4a

27

electromagnetic energy

4.3a

27

chemical reactions and heat transfer

 

5.2b

28

electromagnetism

4.4e

27

circuits

 

3.3f

25

element

3.3g

 

classifying elements

 

3.3e

25

element, compounds

2.2g

23

classifying rocks

I

 

3.3f

25

elements>100

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4.4b

 

emit

 

2.2g

 

ice storm

4.1b

 

energy resources

 

2.2g

 

igneous

4.1a

26

energy sources

 

.5.2g

 

inclined plane

4.1 c

26

energy transformation

 

4.4a

 

infrared light

3.2e

 

equals

 

2.2b

 

inner core

2.1i

 

erosion

 

3.1 g

24

insoluble

3.2a

 

evaporation

 

Intro PI

PI

21

interactions

2.2d

 

evidence

 

4.l e

26

kinetic

P12.1

1

 

evolve

 

4.l e

 

kinetic energy

4.2d

 

expand

 

4. l e

26

kinetic, potential

2.2c

 

faulted

 

1.1f

21

latitude/longitude

3.1 g

 

filtration

 

Intro KI4

K14

 

Law of Conservation of Energy

2.2e

 

float

 

3.2e

 

Law of Conservation of Mass

2.2c

 

folded

 

5.2g

 

lever

5.1d

 

force

 

4.4b

 

light

5.1c

28

forces on an object

 

4.1d

 

light energy

4.1 d

26

forms of energy

 

4.4b

27

light energy

2.2d

23

fossil correlation

 

3.1e

24

liquid

4.1 b

 

fossil fuels

3

2.1c

22

lithosphere

C 5.1 a

28

frame of reference

 

3.3f

 

living substance

3.2a

 

freezing

 

2.2p

 

low

3.1 a

 

freezing point

 

2.2p

23

low pressure systems

5.2d _

28

friction

 

2.1 e

22

luster

2.2o

 

fronts

 

P14.4

4

 

magnetism

4.4a

 

gamma rays

 

4.4g

27

magnets

3.1d

24

gases

 

2.2b

23

mantle

3.3c

25

geometric patterns of atoms

 

5.1d

28

mass

4.1 a

 

geothermal energy

 

K13 Intro

Intro

 

material

2.1i

 

glaciers

 

3.3a

25

matter

5.2a

28

gravitational force

 

4.1c

 

mechanical energy

1.1d

21

gravity

 

5.2c

28

mechanical energy

2.2r

 

greenhouse gases

 

3.2a

 

melting

2.l e

22

hardness

 

3.3g

 

metals

2.2q

24

hazardous weather

 

2.2g

 

metamorphic

3.1a

 

heat

 

1.1 e

 

meteor shower

3.1 a

 

heat conductivity

 

2.2r

 

methane

4.2c

26

heat energy

 

4.4a

 

microwaves

4.5b

27

heat energy

 

2.l e

 

minerals

4.2a

26

heat flow

 

3.2b

25

mixtures

4.2b

26

heat transfer

 

3.3b

25

molecular motion

4.3a

27

heat transfer

 

3.3b

 

molecules

2.2p

 

high

 

2.2e

 

molten

2.2p

23

high pressure systems

 

1.1c

 

moon

1.1 h

 

horizon

 

1.1 g

 

Moon

2.21

 

humidity

 

1. l g

21

Moon's phases

2.2g

 

hurricanes

 

5.1a

28

motion

2.1d

22

hydrosphere

 

2.2f

 

mountain building


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2.2a

 

mountains

 

l . l h

 

revolution

2.1a

22

nitrogen

 

1.1c

21

revolve, asteroids, comets, orbits

2.1a

22

nitrogen

 

2.2h

23

rock cycle

3.3g

 

noble gas

 

1.1h

21

rotation

3.3f

 

nonliving substance

 

1.1i

21

seasons

3.3g

 

nonmetals

 

2.1i

 

sediment

4.1b

26

nonrenewable resources

 

2.2g

 

sedimentary

4.1 a

 

nuclear energy

 

2.1f

22

sedimentary rocks

4.4b

 

object

 

3.l g

 

settling

KI

Intro

 

observe

 

5.2g

28

simple machines

2.2a

 

ocean basins

 

4.1b

 

solar energy

1.1c

21

orbit

 

3.1 f

24

solid

2.1h

22

organic material

 

3.1b

24

solubility

2.2b

 

outer core

 

3.1 b

 

solute

2.1a

22

oxygen

 

3.1b

 

solvent

2.1a

22

oxygen

 

4.4c

 

sound

1.1c

 

particles

 

4.1 d

 

sound energy

3.3g

25

periodic table

 

4.4c

 

sound waves

1.1 g

 

phase

 

5.1 b

28

speed, velocity

4.2c

 

phase change

 

1.1 j

21

spherical

3.1c

24

phases

 

1.1b

21

star

1.1 a

 

phases of the moon

 

3.1 c

 

states of matter

I . l e .

21

phenomena

 

2.21

 

stationary

3.2a

25

physical changes

 

2.1 a

22

stratified

3.2c

 

physical properties

 

2.1a

22

stratified

1.1c

 

planet

 

2.1e

22

streak, luster, cleavage, hardness, chemical reaction

2.2e

23

plate tectonics

 

3.2d

 

substances

4.4g

 

pole

 

l.la

 

Sun

4. l e

26

potential energy

 

K12-

Intro

 

systems

2.2o

 

precipitation

 

4.2e

26

temperature and solubility

2.21

 

pressure

 

2.2e

 

Theory of Plate Tectonics

2.2n

 

prevailing winds

 

2.2g

 

thunderstorms

3.2e

 

products

 

1.1 e

 

tide

5.2a

 

projectile

 

2.2e

 

tilted

3.l g

24

properties

 

2.2g

 

tornadoes

5.2g

 

pulley

 

2.1a

 

trace gases

4.2b

 

radiation

 

4.1 c

 

transform

3.1b

 

rate of solution

 

K14-Intro

Intro

 

transformations

3.2e

 

reactants

 

4.4b

 

transmit

4.4b

 

reflect

 

2.1 i

22

transport

4.4b

 

refracting

 

4.4a

 

ultraviolet light

3.3c

 

regular geometric patterns

 

KI 1-Intro

Intro

 

universe

4.1e

 

relative position

 

4.4e

 

vacuum

4.2c

 

release

 

4.1 d .

26

various forms -of energy

4. l b

26

renewable and nonrenewable sources

 

5.1b

28

Velocity

4.4f

 

repel

 

2.2b

 

vibrational disturbances


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4.4c

 

vibrational waves

 

4.4a

 

wave length

4.4c

27

vibrations

 

2.2i

23

Weather

4.4a

 

visible light

 

2.2k

23

Weather

2.2g

 

volcanic activity

 

2.l g

22

weathering       I

2.2a

 

volcanic eruption

 

5.2g

 

wheel and axle

1.1a

2.1

Volume

 

5.2f

28

work

2.1 j

22

water cycle

 

4.4a

 

x-rays

4.2d

26

water the exception

 

1.lh

 

year

2.2r

 

water vapor