Type
Word Search
Description

listening
happened
magnifying
experiment
dissolve
hemisphere
direction
clockwise
detective
hypothesis

Scientific Investigation Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

experiment done several times repeated trial
procedure, plan, or directions scientists follow when doing investigations Scientific method
possible answer to a question or problem hypothesis
think about and study data analyze
statement or sentence explaining what you discovered in your experiment conclusion
written record used by scientist to share results of an experiment lab report
"make or create"an experiment design
diverse ways scientists study natural world Scientific inquiry
skill using one or more senses to gather information and data observation
facts, figures, and other evidence gathered by observations data
interpretation of an observation based on evidence about events that have already occurred inference
any factor that can change in an experiment variable
one factor scientist changes to test hypothesis in an experiment independent variable
factor that changes due to changes made to the independent variable in an experiment dependant variable
experiment which all variables except one stays the same controlled experiment
well tested concept explaining wide range of observations Scientific theory
process of studying results and data to find patterns analysis
tool used to measure mass triple beam balance
all factors and materials remaining the same in experiment constant
fair test driven by a hypothesis experiment
tool used to measure volume graduated cylinder
distance between two points length
amount of matter in an object mass
tool used to measure length meter stick
forecast on what may happen in future situations prediction
amount of space an object takes up volume
standard that other conditions are compared to in experiment control
proven hypothesis due to many experiments and consistent days theory

Scientific Investigation Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A factor that changes in an experiment Variable
Amount of matter in an object mass
Gathered facts about an experiment data
A possible answer to the question or problem hypothesis
Step 2 in the scientific method(electronic) research
The amount of space taken up by an object(liquid) volume
A test driven by a hypothesis experiment
The factor that remains the same constant
Proven hypothesis supported by data theory
A guess based on an observation inference
Step 7, when recording results, conclusion
A tool used for measuring mass balance
Something you think may happen in the future prediction
A tool for measuring length ruler
The distance between 2 points (meters) length

Science Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What observation deals with descriptions Qualitative
What observation deals with numbers Quantitative
What is a way of learning about the natural world? Science
What is the one variable that is purposely changed to test a hypothesis? Manipulated
What is the variable that is the varible that is changed in response? Responding
What is the variable that is being tested? Independent
What is the variable that is changed based on the independent variable? Dependent
What are the things you keep the same in a experiment? Control
What the experiment where only one variable is manipulated at a time? Controlled Experiment
What is a hypothetical statement of what scientists think happened based on evidence? Theory
What is a statement of what scientists think will happen every time certain conditions exist? Law
What is the factor that can change in an experiment? Variable

Science Fair Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Your experiment stated as a question PROBLEM
Finding and interpreting at least 3 references about your topic RESEARCH
Listing of informational sources that you used in your research, in appropriate format BIBLIOGRAPHY
Predicting the results of your experiment before you actual start it HYPOTHESIS
A list of the items used in your experiment in metric measure MATERIALS
A thorough list of steps followed during your experiment PROCEDURE
Shows what happened when you did your experiment in a graphic display DATA
Tells what happened when you did your experiment in paragraph form RESULTS
Tells if your hypothesis was right or wrong, explains what you learned, relates to the "real world," and lists changes or improvements CONCLUSION
A one-page complete review of the project SUMMARY
Has two parts; a science diary and a data section DAILY LOG
A project having to do with living things BIOLOGICAL
A project having to do with nonliving things PHYSICAL
The variables that stay the same for your science experiment CONTROLLED
The one variable that is different for your experiment INDEPENDENT
The data collected during the experiment caused by the independent variable DEPENDENT

fun science word search

Type
Word Search
Description

object
turn
twist
speed
direction
newtons
science
hypothesis
gravity
electrostatic
magnetic
spring
thrust
drag
lift
buoyancy
pressure
pull
push
balance
friction
experiment
motion
force

Atmospheric Pressure and Winds Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

rate of change of pressure Pressure Gradient
Winds are named by the direction they come _____ From
Density ______ when altitude increases Decreases
Rotation of earth causes objects to be deflected Coriolis Effect
Objects deflect _______ in the southern hemisphere Left
Another name for low pressure systems Cyclones
States that if you turn your back to the wind and point to the left, that's the lower pressure Buys Ballot's Law
What latitudes are at 30 degrees north and south of the equator Horse
Identifies pressure, weather, and wind Isobars
The horizontal movement of air Wind
What direction do anticyclones move Clockwise
Weight of atmosphere Air Pressure
What device works like a straw does Mercury Barometer
average sea-level air pressure (inches) 29.9
What do air molecules do in low pressure systems Converge
Closely spaced isobars show a _____ pressure gradient High
s water warmer or colder than land in the early morning Warmer
Name of region between 30 and 60 degrees north of equator South Westerlies
What happens to Australia during el niño Dries
Altitude, temperature, and _______ control atmospheric pressure Humidity

Transformations Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

This type of transformation is when a figure is turned clockwise or counterclockwise Rotation
A transformation of a figure over the x or y axis to create congruent figures reflection
When you slide a figure without turning it translation
A transformation where a figure enlarges or reduces Dilation
In a dilation where a figure gets smaller reduction
In a dilation where a figure get bigger enlargement
How you can represent different transformations arrow notation
A direction you can turn when doing rotations clockwise
Another direction you can turn when doing rotations counterclockwise
What happens to a figure when a translation occurs slide
This is what the new figure is of the original when a reflection occurs mirror image
This is what the new and original figures are when a dilation occurs similar figures
What you use to figure out if the figures are similar scale factor
When two angles, shapes ect. are the same congruent
Changing a shape using a turn, flip, slide or resize transformation

Unit 1 Vocabulary Review Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

An event, condition, or factor that can be changed or controlled in order to study or test a hypothesis in a scientific experiment. Variable
A term used to describe the certainty of data or results of an investigation or experiment. Valid
Multiple sets of measurements or observations in a scientific investigation. Trials
An explanation for some naturally occurring event developed from extensive Theory
A term used to describe a question that can be answered through an experiment or observation. Testable
The variable manipulated by the experimenter in order to study changes in the outcome variable. TestVariable
Observations obtained by following a preplanned method of observation. systematic
The reproduction of a scientific investigation by another person to ensure accuracy. replication
Making multiple sets of measurements or observations in a scientific investigation repetitions
To state what one thinks will happen under certain conditions based on data or observation predict
A factor, usually being measured or observed, that responds to, or depends on, another factor (test variable). outcomevariable
Information about the natural world gathered through the senses and/or scientific instruments. observation
A replica or description designed to show the workings or structure of an object or system. model
A scientific principle based on many observations of naturally occurring events that demonstrate it to be without exception under certain stated conditions. See also theory. Law
An organized scientific study of the natural world that may include making systematic observations, asking questions, gathering information, analyzing data, summarizing results, drawing conclusions, and/or communicating results. Investigation
An explanation based on evidence that is not directly observed Inference
A statement that can be tested scientifically through experiments and/or other scientific investigations. hypothesis
A scientific test or procedure that is carried out under controlled conditions to answer a scientific question. experiment
Evidence based on observations or experiments rather than theory. empiricalevidence
Measurements or observations collected and recorded in an experiment or investigation data
A factor or condition in a scientific experiment that is purposefully kept the same. controlledvariable
A group in a scientific experiment that serves as a reference for comparison to the experimental group; a group that is untreated by the factor being tested. controlgroup
A statement that tells what an investigation showed, based on observations and data. conclusion
To examine methodically by separating into parts and studying their interrelatedness. Analyze

Scientific Method and Lab Safety Unit Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A series of steps for answering science questions trough a controlled investigation or experiment ScientificMethod
Is a scientific explanation for how something works that has scientific evidence to supports its but has not be definitively proven ScientificTheory
Is an idea or question that is answered through experimentation; a predicted outcome that is tested through an experiment Hypothesis
The different factors that are changed or controlled during an experiment Variables
The factor that is being changed or tested in an experiment IndependentVariable
The factor that is being measured in an experiment Dependent
Factors in the experiment that do not change in an experiment Constant
Is a standard in the experiment that is used for comparison Control
Precautions that are taken during in an experiment to ensure safety LabSafety
A scientific procedure to test a hypothesis or demonstrate a know fact Experiment
A step by step description of how do perform a task or experiment Procedure
Information that is collect during an experiment Data
Statement at the end of an experiment that states whether or not the hypothesis was correct or not Conclusion

Biology Chapter 1 Vocabulary Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

The study of life biology
Anything that has all the characteristics of life organism
something arranged in an orderly way organization
the addition of mass growth
natural changes over an organisms life development
the production of offspring reproduction
a group of breeding organisms species
the ability to react to an internal or external environment stimulus
a reaction response
anything upsetter by its normal state homeostasis
any inherited characteristic adaptation
study of the natural world science
explanation of a natural phenomeon supported by many observations and experiments theory
relationships under certain conditions in nature law
procedures and results of experiments that are evaluated by other scientist who are in the same feild peer review
the feild of study that applies science to matters of legal interest and areas such as archaeology forensics
set of moral principles or values ethics
information gained from observations data
group in experiment that is exposed to the factor being tested experimental group
direct method of gathering information in an orderly way observation
experimental group NOT exposed to the factor being tested control group
organized series of events in scientific inquiry scientific method
factor in experiment that depends on changes of the independent variable dependent variable
factor that remains fixed in experiment while independent and dependent variables change constant
tested factor in experiment independent variable
investigation done in a controlled setting that tests a hypothesis experiment
testable explanation of a situation hypothesis
logical conclusion based on gathered information inferences
international system of units SI
measuring units with divisions that are powers of ten metric system