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Title Instructions / Description Sample Puzzle Hints Difficulty
Planet Neptune Largetst moon. Neptune has this number of rings. Color of Neptune. To move around a planet. Neptune has this number of moons. Teenage
Planets And The Solar System The system that was invented by the early Greek astronomers.. A device used to observe distant objects.. ________ surrounds all the gas giant planets.. Mercury is the smallest _______ planet.. This planet is four times the diameter of Earth.. Older Children
Plant and Animal Cell Crossword Puzzle Fill in the blanks using the descriptions below Does photosynthesis and uses up the sun's rays. Stores nutrients and water for cell. Controls what goes in and out of the cell. Creates proteins that the cell needs. Packages things in Vesicles. Hard
Plant and Animal Cell Parts a green structure in a plant cell where food is produced.. a sac-like storing space for materials such as food or waste.. a cell that contains a nucleus.. a living thing that can carry out its life activities.. a small organelle composed of cytoplasmic granules.. Hard
Plant and Animal Cells captures the light energy from the sun to make food. stores food, water, waste. information and control center of the cell. a protein builder of the cell. thin layer that surrounds and holds a cell together. Hard
Plant and Animal Cells Figure out the name related to Plant and Animal Cells A group of similar cells working together.. What makes the cells protein?. Within the cytoplasm are structures called __________.. All organisms are made up of one or more cells. That came from the __________.. This has Cells walls and Chloroplasts.. Hard
Plant Cell This gets energy from the sun and use it to make food and gives the plant it's green color. . This stores food, water, waste products and other materials.. These give protein to the nucleus. . This is the distribution and shipping department for the cell's chemical products.. This helps maintain the structure of the cell. . Hard
Plant Processes a plant's response to the number of hours of daylight and darkness it receives. Keeps seeds from sprouting. a plant that needs 12 hours or more of darkness to flower. a hormone that helps fruit ripen. a response of a plant to an external simulus. Hard
Plant Structure and Function plant cell that are elongate and non living. the basic unit of a livng organism. chemical responsible for regulating plant growth. term refering to the formation of gametes. plant male gametophyte. Teenage
Plant Vocabulary Find all the words using the hints given. Cells that work together to do a specific action. A tissue that has a lot of air in it, allowing gases to exchange easily. Opening pores that allow gas exchange. A sugar produced by plants. A protective layer of the leaf. Hard
Plants a place where you put all of your plants and flowers . the colour of most plants. a seed gets ......after a while since it has gotten bigger . what you need for a seed to grow. liquid you put in plants . Easy
Plants Plants need it. . At the top of the tree, under the leaves, you can see the . . . . This is part of the flower, it is thin.. It's beautiful. It's big and strong. It's a part of the tree. . Easy
Plate Tectonics Please complete the crossword puzzle below plasticlike layer of Earth on which the lithospheric plates float and move around. to come together. all land. current in Earth's mantle that transfers heat in earths interior and is the driving force for plate tectonics. portion of the Earth's crust that lies beneath the ocean floor. Teenage
Plate Tectonics the missing piece of evidence about continental drift was how the __ ____ spreads. the type of boundary where two plates move toward each other. the type of boundary where two plates pull away from each other. the type of boundary where two plates slide past each other . the man who came up with the Continental Drift theory. Older Children
Plate Tectonics A rift joining Pangea together.. A place where volcanic regions occur or will occur.. A submarine mountain above the seafloor.. What is the geological term used for when the continents are moved due to oceanic currents.. Plate Tectonics slidding by eachother.. Hard
Plate Tectonics The bottom of a sea or ocean. The edges of different pieces of the lithosphere meet at lines.. Rise in the asthenosphere and spread out beneath the lithosphere.. To move apart. is the theory that states pieces of Earth's litosphere are in constant,slow motion,driven by convection currents in the mantle.. Older Children
Plate Tectonics Once magma reaches Earth's surface it is called _______.. A _________ is a break or crack in the rock of the lithosphere along which movements take place.. A stationary location in the mantle where magma melts through a tectonic plate.. A mountain range is formed at a ______ boundary.. The theory that explains how continents move is called _____.. Hard
Plate Tectonics It generally forms alomg a subduction zone?. An undersea mountain range with a steep, narrow valley running down it's center is?. Material on the ocean floor forms?. Descirbes continental movement also it proposes a possible explanation of why and how the continents move. This theory is called?. Alfred Wegener proposed a hypothesis called?. Hard
Plate Tectonics: Earthquakes and Volcanoes Please complete the following crossword The bowl at the top of a volcano. A fast moving type of lava. The point within the Earth, where the earthquake starts. A hot liquid that spills out of the volcano. A line on rocks where they broke and moved. Very Difficult
Polar Marine Life H2O. study of marine life. use rod to catch marine life. floats on water. frozen water. Older Children
Pollution Soil Pollution. Is any form of precipitation that is acidic.. Things that cause pollution.. A stable and intensive supercoolant used in air conditioning systems, refrigerators, aerosol sprays, and cleaning salients . This can change the environment.. Hard
Polyatomic Ions Contains two carbon atoms, three hydrogen atoms, and two oxygen atoms. Contains carbon and nitrogen. Contains two carbon atoms and four oxygen atoms. Contains oxygen and hydrogen and has a -1 charge. Contains one nitrogen atom and three oxygen atoms. Hard
Postmortem Care A surgical dissection of a body after death to find the cause of death.. Some cultures require family to ...... the body. A 1986 act that requires a patient's surviving members be informed of tissue and organ donation.. After death the body is sometimes transported to the ....... In Buddhism the decesed patient's eyes must remain..... Teenage
POWER, GENERATION, TRANSMISSION AND DISTRIBUTION the coalescence of two colliding nuclei of certain elements. coals, natural gas and oil can be burned in power plants to produce steam. energy from falling water. splitting of the nucleus of an atom of a certain element. solar cells can collect the suns energy and convert it directly into electrical energy.. Teenage
Principles of Ecology Pollinators and plants have this type of relationship.. When one species captures, kills, and eats another.. Another name for plants or autotrophic organisms that capture energy and nutrients from inorganic sources.. The cowbird is the only one who benefits from this relationship.. Tropical forrests are a great example for this type of biogeography.. Hard
Principles of Electricity as they apply to Electrosurgery current is measured in _______________. _____________current flows in one direction.. _________________current changes direction. ____________is measured in watts. _____________are conductors of electricity. Very Difficult
Projectile Motion Vector is the only one that has it. A quantity in physics, such as mass, volume, and time, that can be completely specified by its magnitude. An object that falls around Earth or some other body rather than falling into it. The process of resolving a vector into components. A quantity in physics, such as force, that has both magnitude and direction. Hard
Properties of Matter Found in the atom's nucleus. (has a neutral charge). The phase or state of matter when it takes the shape of its container and the molecules are fairly close together.. How heavy an object is. (changes with gravity). The measure of how much mass fits into a certain volume.. The smallest piece of an element that still has its characteristics.. Older Children
Properties of Water Shapeless substance that flows like water and is wet.. To change from a solid, liquid, or gas to another state, such as an ice cube melting.. Physical change in matter from a gas to a liquid.. Physical change in matter from a liquid to a gas.. The temperature at which a substance changes states from a liquid to a solid (freezing point of water is 0° Celsius).. Older Children
Properties of Water Ch 2 Combined force of attraction among water molecules and with molecules of surrounding material.. Attraction between molecules of different substances.. Attraction between molecules of same substance.. Mixture with small undissolved particles that do not settle out.. Substance dissolved.. Hard
Protists Protists live everywhere but mainly here. A category that people put protists into. An animal like protist. This can change shape. Unicellular algae, bio luminescent, red tides. Hard
Psychology the total group to be studies . type or research in which the same people are studied . assumption about behavior that is tested through scientific research . to confirm the results of the original study dependent . another factor that psychologists must take into account. Hard
Psychology a group that truly reflects a selected characteristic of a larger population. a method of research that studies the same group of people over an extended period of time. a fixed set of beliefs about a group that is generalized to all or most group members; stereotypes may or may not be accurate. objective methods for observation and measurement of subjects in various areas, such as intelligence. a statement of the results that the experimenter expects. Teenage
Psychology Controls the body's skeletal muscles. Chemical messengers produced by the endocrine and circulated in the blood. Connect the central nervous system to the rest of the body. A set of glands that produce hormones. Controls the glands and the muscles of the internal organs. Big
Psychology Cross Word The impact of environmental that influences an individual. Thought psychoanalysis emphasized the role of unconscious conflicts in determining behavior and personality. A German physiologist that applied experimental methods to the study of fundamental or auditory stimuli . Complex conscious experiences that are broken down into elemental structures. or components part of sensations and feelings. The first American woman to earn a PhD in Psychology as well as the second woman to be elected president of the APA. Hard
Psychology Terms The number of cycles per second (Hertz). The pressure difference between the peak and the trough in a pressure-versus-time graph. Experiences associated with simple stimuli. A sensation based on the frequency of sound. the purity of the color. Older Children
Purely Pathogenic The two proteins in which regulate Legionella's type 4 secretion system.. A hospital acquired infection resistant to Methicillin. One of the most recommended childhood immunizations in which is effective against Mumps, Rubella, and Measels. . The man who wrote a series of postulates to define what a pathogen is (many have disproved these postulates).. The Idiot who infected an 8 year old boy with smallpox because he was interested by comments made by some fat ugly milk maid, ending in the creation of the vaccine. . Hard
Quasi-experiments and Non-experiments possible feature of groups of participants who have not been randomly allocatied. treatment is controlled therefore is is .... treatment occurs naturally therefore it is .... a ----- experiment is one in which the experimenter does not have complete control over all central variables. a ----- experiment is an experiment in which the researcher has complete control over the manipulation of the IV and control of all other relevant variables. Teenage
Rabbit External Anatomy Special membrane on a rabbits eyelid.. The area between the ribs and stomach on a rabbit.. Rabbits have ______ vision.. Rabbits almost always breathe through their ___.. Does use their dewlap when they make a ___.. Hard
Radiology Technology During the procedure, the breast is ________.. A neurological condition occurring when the brain is starved of oxygen and nutrients resulting from the blockage of blood vessels.. Once the scan dat has been acuired, the data must be processed using a for mto tomogrphic reconstrucion, which produces a seiries of ________- _______ images.. Is the name for routine x-rays that use a computer to help make the picture.. 15% change in technique doubles or halves the S _______.. Hard
Rainbows first visible color in the spectrum. first recorded person to record a sighting of a rainbow. refracted once then reflected and refracted yet again. had theories on how rainbows are formed as introduced the idea of dispersion but never proved it. bending of light waves. When white light is refracted, a full spectrum of color appears, as in a prism . Teenage
Refrigeration Theory One What one would find to prevent buckling in hot weather (two words).. A kick in the family parts makes one hot.. A type of thermometer used to measure down to 70K.. M x A.. If a rating of 2 is found in your recce.. Hard
Renal Pathology An example of a pre-renal cause of azotaemia is _____.. Low MCH is known as ________.. A morphological diagnosis should include distribution, time, site, lesion type and ______. . Renal failure occurs when there is less than ______ percent functional nephrons.. Lympho____ is part of a stress leukogram.. Hard
Renewable and Nonrenewable Energy Finish this puzzle. resource that exists in limited amounts. a kind of nonrenewable resource. energy that is mostly used in Europe. water energy is also known as.... energy from dead organic materials. Older Children
Renewable and Nonrenewable Energy this energy source is used on the ocean, capturing energy from waves. this type of reaction combines two atoms into one. this type of energy takes a very long time to replace itself. coal, oil, and natural gas are examples of these.... this energy is created from fast-moving water. Hard
Resources & Rocks Find the Words (use textbook if needed) The use of chemistry to show what minerals are present in area. The tendancy of soil particles to stick together. Preserved remains of living organisms. Superheated liquids in the Earth's crust. Rain water tha includes acids from pollution in the air. Teenage
Ribosomes & Centrioles Two pieces of a Ribosome. Protein Builders. Centrioles are usually found near this. Do not have Centrioles. What Centrioles are made of. Hard
Rock Cycle fine-grained metamorphic rock. the process by which soil and rock are removed from the Earth's surface. used to measure the size of large molecules, where the force of gravity is augmented . rocks that arise from the transformation of existing rock types. a mixture of molten or semi-molten rock. Older Children
Rock Vocabulary ______ is the first stage in the creation of a sedimentary rock in which sediments are dropped off and gather together. . High silica content results in ______ color.. Igneous rock formed below Earth's surface. ______ is the most common extrusive igneous rock.. Type of rock formed from compacted sediment. Big
Rocks these rocks are cooled beneath the surface of the earth. Molten rock that explodes/ rises out of the earth’s volcanoes . a solid mineral that helps to form the earth’s surface. They can come in many forms.. these rocks can be formed from conciliated clay sediments. this type of rock is believed to have solidified deep down with the earth. Hard
 
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