Puzzles and worksheets similar to Agriculture Word Search

Chapter 4 Plants Notes Crossword

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Crossword
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Plants are classified (sorted) as _____ or non-flowering. flowering
Plant _____ are roots, stems, and leaves. structures
_____: take in water and nutrients from the habitat and may hold the plant in place and store food/water roots
_____: move and store water and nutrients, and provide support and protection stems
_____: produce (make) food for plants with sunlight leaves
_____ _____: live in water and have long roots to get nutrients from the muddy bottom of ponds/lakes water lilies
_____—live in desert , have thick, waxy covering on leaves to hold in water and roots grow deep and wide to absorb scarce water yucca
_____live in desert, have thick stems to store water, roots spread out close to the surface to collect any rain water, thorns for protection cactus
______ has large, thick root reaches far underground to find water and keep it anchored carrot
_____ have stems climb and stick to different surfaces so it can reach sunlight vines
_____have stems grow thick and strong but remains green and flexible so it can grow towards sun sunflowers
_____ have woody stems for stronger support trees
Flowering plants have _____ that grow flowers. seeds
_____trees lose their leaves in the winter for protection. deciduous
Colorful flowers can a_____some animals (bees will pollinate). attract
_____form around the seeds for protection. fruits
fruit adaptation: _____and fleshy—grapes, peaches, tomatoes (animals can easily eat and disperse the seeds) moist
fruit adaptation: dry and/or _____—coconuts, pecans, pea pods hard
Plants produce many seeds because most don’t _____. survive
Seeds need to be dispersed (carried away) by floating in the water, carried by the _____, stick to fur or clothes, or eaten by animals that deposit them elsewhere. wind
Non-flowering plants make seeds within cones or produce _____. spores
_________ trees are non-flowering (pine, spruce, fir, cypress). coniferous
Ferns and _____do not make seeds. They reproduce by making spores. mosses
All plants have____ _____ where they grow, mature, and die. life cycles
Most _____ life cycles start with seeds. plant
Most flowers have male and female parts that work _____to make seeds. together
Seeds need _____ and warmth to germinate (grow). water
_____ are the first sprouts from a seed. seedlings
Seedlings grow roots to take in water and nutrients and the stem grows toward the_____ light
_____ plants have more leaves so it can gather more sunlight to produce the food that it needs to grow. mature
Some seed-bearing plants produce _____ instead of flowers. cones

soil Word Search

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Word Search
Description

fall
winter
summer
spring
cold
hot
five
facts
type
warms
runoff
efficiently
seedlings
particles
leafs
bugs
insects
earthworms
host
digging
compressed
soft
peate
quality
aerated
moisture
nutrients
compact
plants
trees
garden
growth
black
brown
dark
gritty
sticky
smooth
compost
loamy
organic
saline
water
roots
peaty
clay
Silty
sandy
dirt
soil

Ancient Mesopotamia Crossword

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Crossword
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collection of Babylonian Laws Hammurabi's Code
territories and people under one ruler empire
extremem hunger from lack of food famine
belief in one god monotheism
belief in many gods polytheism
type of writing with wedges and curves carved in clay cuneiform
a person who writes down information scribe
community with its own seperate governmane city-state
an amount more than what is needed surplus
soil that is carried down river and settles in the bottom of the river silt
area between the tigris river and euphrates river fertilecresecent
creation of waterways to carry water to crops irrigation
buying, selling, or exchanging goods trade
period when men made weapons and tools from a mixture of copper and tin bronzeage
person who studies prehistoric people and their cultures archaelogist
dwelling place for the gods ziggurat
farming including growing crops and lraising livestock agriculture
society with cities, government, workers, social classes civilization

Animal Husbandry Crossword

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Crossword
Description

young chickens grown for their meat broilers
term for a young chicken chick
type of cow raised for milk production dairy
male turkey tom
female chicken laying eggs hen
uncastrated male cattle bull
type of cattle raised for meat beef cattle
the amount of genetic variation in a population genetic diversity
variation in characteristics due to environment, not genetics low heritability
kind of swine that has not yet had offspring gilt
uncastrated male pig boar
animal mating in nature natural breeding
animal's well-being welfare
term for a young pig piglet
young female poultry pullet
term for chickens developed to produce large numbers of eggs layers
for a characteristic to be bred, it must be _________. observable
male chicken cock
young cattle calf
male cattle castrated while young steer
natural breeding requires animals to be in the same _______. location
animals bred by gathering semen from male, inserted in female artificial insemination
one sustainable breeding goal is genetic _______. diversity
selection of one characteristic that results in unwanted second characteristic negative correlation
synonym for traits characteristics
type of selection when breeders choose for many characteristics multiple trait selection

20 Common Culinary Terms Crossword

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Crossword
Description

To cook food in an oven using dry heat. Bake
To cut the bones from a piece of meat, poultry, or fish. Fillet
To coat the interior of a pan or dish with shortening, oil, or butter to prevent food from sticking during cooking. Grease
To soak in a sauce or flavoured liquid for a long period of time, usually a meat, poultry or fish. Marinate
Like baking but concerning meat or poultry, it is to cook food in an oven using dry heat. Roast
To cut vertically down. Slice
To cook food on a rack or in a steamer set over boiling or simmering water. Steam
To cook food (non-submerged) in hot fat or oil over moderate to high heat. Fry
This extremely hot chile is from Mexico and the Caribbean. Habanero
To remove the rind or skin from a fruit or vegetable using a knife or vegetable peeler. Peel
To incorporate two or more ingredients thoroughly. Blend
To cut solids into pieces with a sharp knife or other chopping device. Chop
To combine ingredients usually by stirring. Mix
To cook foods on a rack or a spit over coals. Barbecue
To cook in bubbling water Boil
To mix foods thoroughly to a smooth consistency using a spoon, fork, whisk or electric beater/mixer. Beat
To remove the shells from seafood. Shuck
To cook a pot or pan of food just below boiling point. Simmer
To soak fruit in a flavoured liquid mixture. Macerate
To improve the flavour of food by adding salt, pepper and other spices and flavours. Season

5th Grade Spelling LIst 3 Word Scramble

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Word Scramble
Description

poultry
meadow
harvest
heifer
trough
acre
pasture
agriculture
rural
livestock
coral
dairy
combine
wheelbarrow
conservation
Deuteronomy (Deut.)
fertilizer
Joshua (Josh.)
agrarian
foliage
eroison
vegetation
cultivate
irrigate
horticulture
hybrid
common
ordinary

Spelling List 3 Word Search

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Word Search
Description

ordinary
common
hybrid
horticulture
irrigate
cultivate
vegetation
erosion
foliage
agrarian
Joshua
Dueteronomy
fertilizer
conservation
wheelbarrow
combine
dairy
corral
livestock
agriculture
rural
tractor
pasture
trough
acre
orchard
heifer
poultry
harvest
meadow

V's Trees Christmas Tree Word Puzzle 2016 Word Search

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Word Search
Description

Evergreen
Family Outing
Bighorn Court
Cone
Conifer
Boughs
Pine Scent
Fresh Air
Tree Farm
Fun
White Spruce
Shipped
Tagged
Concolor Fir
Seedlings
Cutting
Fresh Cut
V’s Trees
Fraser Fir
Bow Saw
Loaded
Tannenbaum
Bale
White Pine
Christmas Trees
Renewable Resource
Snow
Planting
Family Tradition
Balsam Fir
Real Tree
V’s Bees Honey

livestock Word Search

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Word Search
Description

Genotype
Phenotype
Dam
Sire
Barrow
Gilt
Sow
Boar
Swine
Porcine
Wether
Lamb
Ewe
Ram
Ovine
Foal
Filly
Colt
Gelding
Mare
Stallion
Equine
Kid
Doe
Buck
Caprine
Heifer
Calf
Steer
Cow
Bovine
Bull

Agricultural & Rural Land Use Crossword

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Crossword
Description

Synonymous with Land division patters. survey patterns
introduction of pesticides and high-yield grains and better management during the 1960s and 1970s which greatly increased agricultural productivity green revolution
division of farmers to become more prolific at growing few specific crops specialization
seasonal migration of livestock between mountains and lowland pastures. transhumance
farm that raises fruits and vegietables for sale truck farm
Production system based on a large estate owned by an individual, family, or corporation and organized to produce a cash crop plantation agriculture
Government direscts the use of national resources and regulates the economy to achieve both goals and stability. planned economy
clearing of rows in the field through the use of hoes, rakes, & other manual equipment intertillage
In American commercial grain agriculture, a farm on which no one lives; planting and harvesting is done by hired migratory crews. suitcase farm
a large-scale farming enterprise agribusiness