Long words Great long words

Question Answer
the fear of big long words hippopotomonstrosesquippedaliophobia
longest word in dictionary pneumonoultramicroscopicsilicovolcanoconiosis
the word you say when you cant say any thing else supercalifragilisticexpialadocious
Really Good excellent
the act of changing a mind and then making it under your complete and total control hypnotism


Term Definition
cephalothorax the head and the thorax
carapace large piece of the exoskeleton- covers the cephalothorax
rostrum extension up from the nose- protects the eyes
telson extension off the "tail"
uropods two paddle like extensions off the side of the "tail"
pleopods swimmerets
swimmerets small thin legs on the bottom of the abdomen
male vs female male: hard tooth like structure above the swimmeretsfemale: small opening to receive the sperm (oviduct opening)
cheliped first pereiopods- "claws"
maxillpeds smaller appendages located under the head- used for sensing and moving toward food
mandibles two small pairs of hard tooth structures
antennae longest most anterior appendages
antennules shorter antennas
compound eyes eyes
green glands excretory organ
statocyst small internal vesicle containing a few fine lined with a sensory epithlium
gill chambers chambers containing the gills which flood with water
gills feathery structures that are the respiratory organs
epipodites thin, membranous, dorsale extensions of the walking legs
hypodermins thin membrane between the rostrum and interior of the crayfish
gastric mill hardened teeth that grind food into smaller particles
open circulatory system blood flows freely through the body
pericardial cavity holds the heart

Landforms Vocabulary

Question Answer
Constructive processes Are processes that create landforms
Destruction processes Are processes that destroy land forms
Weathering Is the process that breaks down rocks at or near the surface of the Earth
Erosion Is the movement of sediments and soil by wind, water, or ice, and gravity
Watershed is all of the land that water flows over or though before reaching a lake or river
Deposition Is the dropping , ordeposing of sediment by water, wind or ice
Landslides Are mass movements of land due to gravity
Volcanoes Are mountains with openings in the Earth crust thuogh which magma, gases and ash reach the Earth's suface. When they erupt they change the suface of Earth.
Earthquakes Are vibrations on Earth's suface caused by sudden movement in Earth, often along a fault
Floods Occur when a large amounts of water covers land that is usually dry
Natural Resources Are the materials that people can take or use from the Earth
Pollution Is anything that harms the natural environment
Conservation Is the wise use of reasouces

Kaylee’s math vocab

Term Definition
denominator The number that is below the line in a fraction.
axis The lines on an coordinant plane.
set A collection of somthing with things in common and in brackets.
sum The answer to an addition problem.
product The answer to an multiplication problem.
origin The coordinant of 0,0.
inquality Not greater than less than or equual to.
factors The numbers that are multiplied together.
whole number A positive number with no fraction or decimal.
decimal a number that contains a decimal point.


Term Definition
Aniwa An island in the South Pacific
Reef A ridge of rock or coral lying at or near the surface of the water
Fringe A border or outer edge
Heathen One who is not a worshipper of the true God
Artificial Made by human means, not natural
Refugee A person who flees his country to live somewhere else because of war or persecution
Sympathetic a feeling in agreement with someone or something
Wage Money for work done
Bombay, Delhi, and Calcutta a city of India
Pilgrimage A journey made to a place thought to be holy
Luster Brightness
Peradventure Perhaps, possibly
Commendeth Shows
Scanty A very small amount
Riveted Firmly fixed
Hesitated Paused

Legislative Branch V Volcabulary

Question Answer
Legislative branch Make laws
Impeachment when the majority of the members of the house of representatives accuse the president or other high government official.
Apporopriations The use of a third party to make a legal decision that is binding on all parties
Speaker of the House Leader of the house of representatives
Bicameral two legislative houses
Vice President The deputy of the president
Standing Committe small number of parliamentary members appointed to deal with particular areas or issues
Majority party When the majority of the party agrees with the
President Pro Tempore
conference comitte
Joint session
Implied powers
Minority party
Checks and Balances
Interest groups

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Definition Term
a nonliving condition or thing, as climate or habitat, that influences or affects an ecosystem and the organisms in it abiotic factor
any organism capable of self-nourishment by using inorganic materials as a source of nutrients and using photosynthesis or chemosynthesis as a source of energy autotroph
a pathway by which a chemical substance moves through both the biotic (biosphere) and abiotic (lithosphere, atmosphere, and hydrosphere) components of Earth. biogeochemical cycle
the total mass of organisms in a given area or volume. biomass
a large naturally occurring community of flora and fauna occupying a major habitat, e.g., forest or tundra. biome
the regions of the surface, atmosphere, and hydrosphere of the earth (or analogous parts of other planets) occupied by living organisms biosphere
any living component that affects the population of another organism, or the environment. biotic factor
an animal that feeds on flesh carnivore
the synthesis of organic compounds by bacteria or other living organisms using energy derived from reactions involving inorganic chemicals, typically in the absence of sunlight. chemosynthesis
an interacting group of various species in a common location. community
An organism that generally obtains food by feeding on other organisms or organic matter consumer
organisms that break down dead or decaying organisms, decomposers
the loss or removal of nitrogen or nitrogen compounds; specifically :reduction of nitrates or nitrites commonly by bacteria denitrification
an animal that feeds on dead organic material, especially plant detritus detritivore
A graphical representation in the shape of a pyramid to show the feeding relationship of groups of organisms, and the flow of energy or biomass through the different trophic levels in a given ecosystem ecological pyramid
the branch of biology that deals with the relations of organisms to one another and to their physical surroundings ecology
a biological community of interacting organisms and their physical environment. ecosystem
shows how each living thing gets food, and how nutrients and energy are passed from creature to creature. food chain
a series of organisms related by predator-prey and consumer-resource interactions; the entirety of interrelated food chains in an ecological community. food web
an animal that feeds on plants. herbivore
an organism deriving its nutritional requirements from complex organic substances heterotroph
Single essential nutrient that limits productivity in an ecosystem limiting nutrient
Process of converting nitrogen gas into nitrogen compounds that plants can absorb and use nitrogen fixation
Chemical substance that an organism needs to sustain life nutrient
Organism that obtains energy by eating both plants and animals omnivores
Process used by plants and other autotrophs to capture light energy and use it to power chemical reactions photosynthesis
Photosynthetic algae found near the surface of the ocean phytoplankton
Group of individuals of the same species that live in the same area population
First producer of energy rich compounds that are later used by other organisms primary producer
Animal that consumes the carcasses of other animals scavenger
A group of similar organisms that can breed and produce fertile offspring species
Each step in a food chain or food web trophic level
Small free floating animals that form part of plankton zooplankton

Unit 3 vocab

Term Definition
Legislative Branch To make laws
Impeachment `A majority of members of the House of Representatives accuse the President or other high government officials of something wrong
Appropriations Divided among districts.
Speaker of the House The presiding officer of the House of Representatives.
Bicameral A legislature with two houses.
Vice President
Standing Committee
Majority party
President Pro Tempore A officer who presides over the Senate when the Vice President is absent.
Filibuster The use of long speeches to prevent a vote on a bill in the Senate.
Constituents The people a member of Congress represents.
Census A official count of the population made every ten years to find out how many representatives each state should have.
Conference committee
Joint session
Implied powers
Minority party
Lobbyist People who represent interest groups.
Checks and Balances The system that gives each of the three branches of government ways to limit the powers .
Interest groups Groups of people who work together for similar interests or goals.
Bill A proposed law.

Unit 4 vocab Gr 7 English

Term Definition
legacy inheritance or heritage
magnitude a great size of something; importance
mortify to cause someone to feel embarrassed or ashamed
nimble quick and light in moving; agile
percieve become aware
perturb to annoy someone
recede to go or move back
retort snappy answer
substantial plenty of or important
toxic poisonous
utmost extreme; maximum
vocation life's work, career, occupation

Scientific Thinking Flash Cards for Scientific Thinking

Term Definition
Observing – Use your five sences -Always has to be a fact
Inferring – Explain your Observation using your own experiences or knowledge
Predicting – Educated guess about what will happen next
Classifying – Grouping items that are alike
Making Models – Models show us what we cant observe – Ex. Pictures and Diagrams
Communicating – Sharing ideas and information