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Name the New York fossil Eurypterus remipes

What does Carbon-14 disintegrate into? Nitrogen

To find density, what is mass divided by? Volume

Change in field value divided by distance equals? Gradient

Change in value divided by time equals rate of _____________ change

What element makes up most of the Troposphere? Nitrogen

What city is found at 43N 76W syracuse

Name the landscape region that contains slide mountain Catskills

Which landscape region contains rock of the Ordovician period? Tughill

Which continent is the Agulhas current closest to Africa

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Our atmosphere contains 78% free _________________________. Nitrogen

Animals need nitrogen to produce ______________________. Proteins

What molecule is produced when nitrogen is fixed? Ammonia

Animals get nitrogen into their systems by eating _______________. Plants

Large organic molecule containing nitrogen that contains your genetic information. DNA

Prokaryote responsible for "fixing" nitrogen. Bacteria

_________________________ occurs when fertilizer runoff causes excess algae and water weeds. Eutrophication

Process where water "evaporates" from plants. Transpiration

What "powers" the water cycle? Sun

Rain, snow, sleet, or hail. Precipitation

The downward entry of water into the soil or rock surface. Infiltration

Process by which water changes from a liquid to a gas. Evaporation

Oats, peas, beans, corn Legumes

Helps plants to grow. Fertilizer

Bacteria that break down organic matter. Decomposers

Process by which water vapor turns into liquid water. Condensation

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the layer above the earth and is made of many gases,including oxygen and nitrogen Atmosphere

this is the layer closest to the ground where we live and this is where weather takes place Troposphere

this layer contains ozone,which is a special layer of oxygen molecules and absorb harmful rays of sun Stratosphere

there is no ozone in this layer and its very cold Mesosphere

A region of the earth's atmosphere where ionization caused by incoming solar radiation affects the transmission of radio waves. It extends from a height of 70 kilometers (43 miles) to 400 kilometers (250 miles) above the surface Ionosphere

its made of light gases and the molecules are spaced farther and farther apart until they don't exist Exosphere

is a measure of the force applied over a unit area Pressure

elevation above sea level or above earth's surface Altitude

colorless gas (O3) soluble in alkalis and cold water; a strong oxidizing agent; can be produced by electric discharge in oxygen or by the action of ultraviolet radiation on oxygen in the stratosphere Ozone

the region of the stratosphere with the highest concentration of ozone molecules, which by absorbing high-energy solar ultraviolet radiation protects organisms on earth Ozone layer

Electromagnetic radiation that has a wavelength between that of visible light and that of X-rays Ultraviolet Radiation

a gas that was once commonly used in various products (such as aerosols) but that is believed to cause damage to the ozone layer in the Earth's atmosphere chlorofluorocarbon

the process in which energy is emitted as particles or waves Radiation

is the movement of something such as heat or electricity through a medium or passage Conduction

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The region surrounding the Earth or another astronomical body. Magnetosphere

Part of the upper atmosphere where temperatures increase continuously. Thermosphere

above the Stratosphere and below the Thermosphere between 30 and 50 miles in altitude. Mesosphere

Above the troposphere, extending to about 32 miles above the earth's surface. Stratosphere

The lowest region of the atmosphere, extending from the earth's surface to a height of about 3.7-6.2 miles, which is the lower boundary of the stratosphere. Troposphere

The outermost region of a planet's atmosphere. Exosphere

It has a high concentration of ions and free electrons and is able to reflect radio waves. It lies above the mesosphere and extends from about 50-600 miles above the earth's surface. Ionosphere

Technical term for ozone layer. Ozonosphere

Colorless unstable toxic gas with a pungent odor and powerful oxidizing properties, formed from oxygen by electrical discharges or ultraviolet light. It differs from normal oxygen in having three atoms in its molecule. Ozone

Short for chlorofluorocarbon. CFC

Electromagnetic radiation that has a wavelength between that of visible light and that of X-rays. Ultra violet radiation

Elevation especially above sea level or above the earth's surface. Altitude

Earth's air, which is made up of a thin layer of gases, solids, and liquids; forms a protective layer around the planet and is divided into five distinct layers. Atmosphere

The force exerted on a surface. Pressure

Energy transferred by waves or rays. Radiation

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the outer layer of the thermosphere, the atmospheric layer closest to space exosphere

a form of oxygen, has three oxygen atoms in each molecule instead of the usual two ozone

the most abundant element in out planet's atmosphere nitrogen

elevation above sea level altitude

approximately 21% of the atmosphere is compromised of this oxygen

the lower part of the thermosphere ionosphere

all other gases in the atmosphere that are present in small amounts trace gases

second most abundant substance in the solid portions of lifeforms carbon dioxide

the transfer of energy by electromagnetic waves through space radiation

the outermost layer of Earth's atmosphere thermosphere

the layer of Earth's atmosphere immediately above the stratosphere mesosphere

the lowest layer of Earth's atmosphere where all weather occurs troposphere

the second lowest layer of Earth's atmosphere; where ozone is contained stratosphere

the layer of gases that surrounds Earth atmosphere

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Conditions of Earth's atmosphere at a particular time and place. Weather

Average, year-after-year weather patterns in a given area. Climate

Very dry regions with extreme temperatures. Deserts

Large fire that spreads quickly over a natural area. Wildfire

Long period of scarce rainfall. Drought

Most abundant gas in the atmosphere. Nitrogen

The envelope of gases that surrounds the planet. Atmosphere

Layer of the atmosphere in which Earth's weather occurs. Troposphere

Outermost layer of Earth's atmosphere. Thermosphere

Overflowing of water in a normally dry area. Flood

Period of glacial advance. Ice age

Dark, cooler regions on the surface of the sun. Sunspots

Solid particles or liquid droplets in the atmosphere. Aerosol

Effect of Earth's rotation on the direction of winds and currents. Coriolis Effect

Portion of Earth that consists of water Cryosphere

Densests parts of Earth that include the crust, mantle, and core. Geosphere

The trapping of heat near a planet's surface by certain gases in the planet's atmosphere. Greenhouse Effect

The second most abundent gas in the atmosphere. Oxygen

Absorbs some of the harmful radiation from the sun. Ozone

It is the second layer of the atmosphere and contains the ozone layer. Stratosphere

Are calm areas where warm air rises. They occur at the equator where the sun heats the surface strongly. Doldrums

Sea and land breezes over a large region that change direction with the seasons. Monsoons

Water that falls to Earth as rain, snow, hail, or sleet. Precipitation

A device that measures temperature Thermometer

The transfer of heat by the movement of a fluid. Convection

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The mathematical sentence that uses an equal sign to show that two expressions are equal. EQUATION

The line intersects 2 or more parallel line TRANSVERSAL

The side of the right triangle that is opposite to the right angle. HYPOTENUSE

The symbol that is used to represent a square root RADICAL SIGN

The numerical factor of the term that contains a variable COEFFICIENT

A function whose graph is non vertical line LINEAR FUNCTION

The ratio of change in y to the change in x (rise/run) SLOPE

A polygon with three sides TRIANGLE

Changes the figure into another shape TRANSFORMATION

Identical in form (angles) CONGRUENT

When two parallel lines are cut by a transversal, the angles formed on the outside of the parallel lines EXTERIOR ANGLES

In any right triangle, the sum of the squares of the lengths of legs is equal to the square of the length of the hypotenuse PYTHAGOREAN THEOREM

Lines in the same plane that do not intersect PARALLEL LINES

A transformation in which a figure slides but does not turn TRANSLATION

The set of all points in the space that are the same distance from the point called center SPHERE

A transformation in which a figure is made larger or smaller with respect to a fixed point DILATION

A measure of the amount of space a 3 dimensional figure occupies VOLUME

A number that, when multiplied by itself, equals a given number SQUARE ROOT

Two numbers whose product is 1 RECIPROCALS

A polyhedron that has 2 parallel, congruent bases; the lateral faces are parallelogram PRISM

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The point at which the graph crosses or touches the vertical axis YINTERCEPT

The point at which the graph crosses or touches the horizontal axis XINTERCEPT

An equation whose graph creates a straight line LINEAR FUNCTION

The rate of change in the output relative to the input SLOPE

The difference between the y-values divided by the difference of the x-values SLOPE

The letter used to denote slope M

Another name for a coordinate pair (x,y) that makes an equation TRUE SOLUTION

What form uses the generic equation Ax+By=C? STANDARD

What form uses the generic equation y=mx+b? SLOEPINTERCEPT

What form uses the generic equation y-k=m(x-h) POINTSLOPE

What type of line has the equation y=# HORIZONTAL

What slope does a horizontal line have? ZERO

What type of line has the equation x=# VERTICAL

What slope does a vertical line have? UNDEFINED

The horizontal axis is called what? XAXIS

The vertical axis is called what? YAXIS

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Which region occupys 3/5 of the states land and contains the okefenokee swamp? Coastal Plains

Which word describes rain, sleet, snow, or hail? Precipitation

Which region means "Foot of the mountain", has red clay soil, has granite base, and contains the city of Atlanta? Piedmont

Which is the smallest region of Georgia that contains the northwest corner, coal, and the TAG corner? Applachian plateau

Which physical feature of Georgia seperates the Piedmont/Coastal Plains and has elevation drops? Fall Line

Which river contains the border between Georgia and South Carolina? Savannah River

Which region of Georgia contains the north east part of the state of Georgia, the appalachian trail, Amicalola falls, and Helen? Blue Ridge

Which physical feature of Georgia is located in the coastal plains, has endangered plants and animals, is the largest freshwater in Georgia, and means land of the trembeling earth? Okefenokee Swamp

Which group of islands in Georgia protect the state of Georgia from tornados, hurricanes, or enemies? Barrier Islands

Which river contains the border between Georgia/Alabama and provides lots of water supply for Georgia? Chattahoochee River

what word describes the day to day changes in temperature, precipitation, and wind? weather

What word describes the type of weather a region has over a period of time? Climate

Which region has wide valleys, narrow ridges, crops, textiles, and apples? Ridge and Valley

What term describes a period of below average precipitation in a region that results in water shortages? Drought

Which term describes an imaginary line drawn around the earth that has equall distances from both poles dividing the earth into north and south hemispheres? Equator

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The set of the first numbers of the ordered pairs domain

Minus Subtraction

Please Excuse My Dear Aunt Sally orderofoperations

Sum addition

The ratio of the change in the y-coordinate (rise) to the change in the x-coordinate (run) slope

A mathematical sentence that contains an equal sign equation

A relation between input and output FUNCTION

Symbol used to represent unknown numbers or values variable

The form of a linear equation Ax + By = C, with a graph that is a straight line standard

The set of second numbers of the ordered pairs range

To find the value of an expression evaluate

The vertical number line on a coordinate plane yaxis

A comparison of two numbers by division ratio

To draw or lot the oints named by certain numbers or ordered pairs on a number line or coordinate plane graph

The numbers that correspond to a point on a coordinate system coordinates

A point where the graph intersects an axis intercept

The horizontal number line on a coordinate plane xaxis

The point (0,0) origin

The answer when multiplying product

A polynomial with two terms binomial

Distance around the outside perimeter

To shift a graph vertically or horizontally translation

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A term that has no variables and does not change constant

polynomials must contain the addition/ subtraction of quantities called _________ terms

the number by which a variable is multiplied coefficient

what is a single term called monomial

how can you define 2X + (-7) as binomial

what is the addition/subtraction of three terms trinomial

any addition/subtraction of more than three terms. means "many terms" polynomial

unknown/interchangeable value represented by a letter variable

repeated multiplication of a base exponents

3ab and 2ba are _______ like terms

7y and 5ad are ________ unlike terms

a value expressed by operations preformed on numbers and variables expression

two or more expressions that are equal; can contain variables and operations and numbers equation

the order of which a simplified polynomial's terms are written in order of highest to lowest degree standard form

the _________ of 49 are 7,1,49 factors