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almost unmovable molecules
super fast molecules
walking pace molecules
gas to liquid
solid to liquid
gas to solid
liquid to gas
liquid to solid
solid to gas
a type of gas that plants turn to oxygen
Carbon Dioxide

metals and nonmetals Crossword

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carbon c
nitrogen n
oxygen o
gold Au
copper Cu
hydrogen h
silver Ag
metals are good conductors of................... heat
metals have a high melting point
non metals are mostly solids and gases
non metals are fragile or brittle
carbon + oxygen carbon dioxide
sodium + chlorine sodium chloride
magnesium + oxygen magnesium oxide
the smallest particle of many compound are called molecules
non metals are poor conductors of heat
non metals can burn to form acidic oxides

Photosynthesis and The Calvin-Cycle Crossword

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An important gas produced in photosynthesis oxygen
The openings in a leaf that allow the passing of gases into and out of the leaf stomata
Dark or light independent reactions CalvinCycle
Protein molecules that aid in photosynthetic reactions enzymes
The place in a plant cell where photosynthesis happens chloroplast
Process in which plants use the suns energy to make food photosynthesis
The stacks of thylakoids embedded in the stroma of the chloroplast grana
Green pigment in plants chlorophyll
a sugar made up of carbon (C), hydrogen (H), and oxygen (O) carbohydrate
The decomposition or separation of molecules by the action of light photolysis
Organism that makes its own food from the sun autotrophe
Singular form of grana granum
Sugar formed from carbon dioxide and water glucose
The water based, fluid filled area of the chloroplast stroma
The original source of all earths energy sun
CO2 carbon dioxide
Adenosine triphosphate (nucleotide) ATP
A living organism (tree, shrub, leaf, flower, etc.) plant
Needed for photosynthesis, along with carbon dioxide and the sun. water
A small membranous sac within a chloroplast of a plant thylakoid

Climate Change Crossword

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A specific event or condition that happens over a period of hours or days weather
Refers to the average weather conditions over many years in a certain place climate
The warmer periods between ice-ages Interglacial
A cycle that causes the Earth's orbit to get closer and further away from the sun Milankovitch
The process plants use to make food where they take carbon dioxide out of the atmosphere and give out oxygen Photosynthesis
The most common greenhouse gas carbondioxide
A type of fuel that was made under the ground millions of years ago fossilfuels
The greenhouse gas that comes from rotting rice and cows stomachs Methane
When the carbon dioxide increases, the ________________ increases temperature
The adjustment or preparation of natural or human systems to a new or changing environment Adaptation
The process of cutting down the forests Deforestation
The release of a substance/gas into the atmosphere Emissions
Continually frozen ground that occurs when the temperature remains below 0 degrees for several years Permafrost
Collecting and reprocessing a resource so it can be used again Recycling

Matter, Physical and Chemical and Energy Crossword

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a homogeneous mixture of gases air
the smallest particle of an element that still has the properties of the element atom
a homogeneous mixture of metals primarily copper and zinc bronze
a chemical change when something reacts rapidly with oxygen burning
a force which a liquid exerts upward on objects bouyant
tarnishing is an example of this type change chemical
a form of carbon, it is an unrenewable source of energy coal
Milk is an example of this type mixture. This type mixture can scatter light. Colloid
What matter is made of. It is fixed for a pure substance Composition
A pure substance made up of two or more elements chemically combined compound
Changing of a vapor into a liquid Condensation
For water to condense, the temperature must _______________. Decrease
A chemical reaction when a material begins to breakdown into simpler substances Decomposition
Mass divided by volume, this is a physical property density
A chemical reaction when matter starts breaking down. Decay
As a liquid is heated, it changes from a liquid to a vapor boiling
Energy fuels which are not renewable Fossil
A physical change when liquid slowing changes to a vapor evaporation
Energy is converted to this when magnets rotate in a generator Electricity
A pure substance made up of only one type atom element
When water freezes it _____________ expands
A colloid composed of dust particles and water droplets Fog
The heat required to convert a solid to a liquid is called the Heat of ________________ Fusion
To ____________ is to convert a liquid to a solid Freeze
This from of matter has particles moving very rapidly, has no definite shape and no definite volume Gases
A heterogeneous mixture when several types of rock present Granite
A mixture in which you can see the various parts heterogeneous
A mixture such as a solution where everything looks the same homogeneous
As temperature increases, the kinetic energy of the molecules __________________. 'increases
As kinetic energy increases, the _______________________________ increases temperature
A temperature increase indicates a/an _____________________ in kinetic energy Increase
The energy of motion Kinetic
A solid _______ when heat is added, turning into a liquid melts
The source of geothermal heat magma
the source of solar energy sun
a homogeneous liquid coolade
a state of matter with moderately fast moving particles and no definite shape liquid
One of the two types of matter, It is not chemically combined and does not have a definite fixed comnposition mixture
The smallest particle of a compound molecule
Per the Kinetic Molecular Theory, particles are in constant _____________ MOTION
When matter reacts with oxygen it is said to ____________________ oxidize
Another nonrenewable fuel petroleum
Changes which do not produce a new substance Physical
When iron reacts with oxygen , this chemical change is called ________________ rusting
A chemical change occurs when wood _______ rots
A compound containing sodium and chlorine salt
a heterogeneous mixture sand
A state of matter where the particles are very close together and move very slowly soild
A physical property defined as the quantity of matter present. mass
If this word is used, it will always result in a chemical change reacts
a homogeneous mixture solution
To change directly from a solid to a vapor sublimation
The heat added to change a liquid to a vapor id heat of _________________ vaporization
The effect of shining a light through a colloid or suspension Tyndall
Another name for a gas vapor
This liquid expands when it freezes water
the resistancce of a liquid to flowing viscosity
the amount of space matter occupies volume
a solid less dense than water will ___________ float

Photosynthesis and Cellular Respiration Crossword

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The first step of Cellular Respiration where glucose is broken in half and 2 ATP energy units are released. Glycosis
Short for Adenosine Triphosphate. It is the energy that is released when the mitochondrion breaks down the sugars you have eaten. ATP
The second of two major stages in photosynthesis, involving atmospheric CO2 fixation and reduction of the fixed carbon into carbohydrate. Calvincycle
The steps in photosynthesis that occur on the thylakoid membranes of the chloroplast and that convert solar energy to the chemical energy of ATP and NADPH, evolving oxygen in the process. Lightreactions
The small openings on the undersides of most leaves through which oxygen and carbon dioxide can move Stomata
Organism that can capture energy from sunlight or chemicals and use it to produce its own food from inorganic compounds; also called a producer. Autotroph
An organelle inside a plant cell only where photosynthesis takes place Chloroplast
An organism that must eat plants or other animals for food heterotroph
An organelle inside an animal AND plant cell where cellular respiration takes place Mitochondria
The process by which plants use carbon dioxide + energy from the sun to create sugars and oxgen Photosynthesis
Produces 36 ATP energy units for each sugar molecule broken up Krebscycle
The process that takes place inside all eukaryotic cells (both plants and animals) that breaks down sugars to produce energy in the form of ATP Cellularrespiration
Cellular respiration that takes place when there is oxygen Aerobicrespiration
Cellular respiration that takes place where there is NO oxygen anaerobicrespiration
Sugars produced by photosynthesis Glucose
Primary light absorbing pigment in autotrophs chlorophyll

Carbon Cycle Crossword

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An element that combines with oxygen and hydrogen to form the organic compounds that make up organisms Carbon
The trapping of reflected heat from the sun by the Earth's atmosphere. Greenhouse Effect
Burning of living things or fossil fuels that releases CO2 into the atmosphere Combustion
When animals consume other organisms with carbon (plants or animals) in order to grow and get energy Consumption
A type of consumer that feeds on dead plant or animal matter. Decomposers
Carbon rich matter from plants and animals that has been trapped in the Earth's crust and can be burned to release energy Fossils Fuels
The breakdown of food with the release of energy and carbon dioxide. Respiration
Green plants that produce food by photosynthesis Producers
Organisms that get their food from producers. Consumers
Molecule that contains Carbon Organic Molecule

CLIMATE CHANGE Crossword

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Description

The average weather for a region over a long time period climate
Water _____ vapor
A change in the quality of the environment that can adversely affect the heaalth of humans or other living organisms pollution
The ___ Layer has holes in it due to global warming ozone
___ ___ is another name for global warming climatechange
_____ energy: direct radiant energy from the sun solar
_____ dioxide is what we exhale carbon
Process that occurs in living green plants where carbon dioxide is converted to oxygen photosynthesis
The mixture of gases surrounding the earth atmosphere
_____ warming global
_____ fuels fossil
Planet _____ is heating up because of global warming earth
You can _____ a plastic bottle recycle
_____ gases can cause global warming greenhouse

Photosynthesis Crossword

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Description

process by which plants and some other organisms use light energy to convert water and carbon dioxide into oxygen and high-energy carbohydrates such as sugar and starches photosynthesis
organism that can capture energy from sunlight or chemicals and use it to produce its own food from inorganic compounds; also called a producer autotroph
the steps in photosynthesis that occur on the thylakoid membranes of the chloroplast and that convert solar energy to the chemical energy of ATP and NADPH, evolving oxygen in the process light reactions
a green pigment found in the chloroplasts of plants, algae, and some bacteria chlorophyll
an organism that obtains organic food molecules by eating other organisms or their byproducts and that cannot synthesize organic compounds from inorganic materials heterotroph
specialized ground tissue that makes up the bulk of most leaves; performs most of a plant's photosynthesis mesophyll
the second of two major stages in photosynthesis (following the light reactions), involving atmospheric CO2 fixation and reduction of the fixed carbon into carbohydrate. Calvin Cycle
a colored chemical compound that absorbs light, producing color pigment
A flattened membrane sac inside the chloroplast, used to convert light energy into chemical energy. thylakoid
granum (grana) a stack of thylakoids in a chloroplast granum
The fluid of the chloroplast surrounding the thylakoid membrane; involved in the synthesis of organic molecules from carbon dioxide and water. stroma
large protein that uses energy from H+ ions to bind ADP and a phosphate group together to produce ATP ATP synthase
The second of two major stages in photosynthesis, involving atmospheric CO2 fixation and reduction of the fixed carbon into carbohydrate. These reactions are also called the Calvin Cycle dark reactions
is the set of metabolic reactions and processes that take place in the cells of organisms to convert biochemical energy from nutrients into adenosine triphosphate (ATP), and then release waste products. Cellular respiration
a compound composed of adenosine and three phosphate groups that supplies energy for many biochemical cellular processes by undergoing enzymatic hydrolysis. ATP

Weather and Climate Crossword

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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

The Three States of Matter: Solid, Liquid, Gas Crossword

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Process by which a solid becomes a liquid Melting
The lowest temperature at which a solid begins to melt, and form into a liquid Melting Point
The process by which a liquid turns into a solid Freezing
The temperature at which a liquid becomes a solid Freezing Point
The process by which a liquid becomes a gas Evaporation
Produces bubbles that contain dissolved air that is leaving the liquid Boiling
The temperature at which a liquid boils Boiling Point
Process by which a solid turns into a gas Sublimation
Process by which a gas changes its state to become a liquid Condensation
When two liquids react, forming a solid Precipitate
Fixed volume and shape Solid
Fixed volume, no fixed shape Liquid
No fixed volume or shape Gas