If I were to describe this rock's luster, what word could I use?
Describe the following rock's luster, color, and texture.
The harder the mineral, the easier it is to scratch.
I am a type of soil that is sticky when wet, but clumpy when dry. I hold a large amount of water, so I'm not very good for growing plants. I have the smallest grain size, which is why I stick together so easily. What kind of soil am I?
I am a type of soil that is good for growing plants. I have an even mixture of three of the main types of soil. I am dark colored. I contain humus, which includes a lot of nutrients for growing plants. What kind of soil am I?
You go outside on a sunny day. You place objects around your yard- one in the shade, one in direct sunlight, and one in half sunlight, half shade. Which object will warm up the fastest?
Bill is creating a project for his science class. It is going to be a container that holds water. He and his classmates are in a competition to see who's water will warm the fastest. In order for Bill's water to warm the fastest, what color would be best for him to paint his container?
Which tells why metal pans for cooking often have wooden handles?
A Metal heats more slowly than wood.
B Wood burns to make heat; metal does not.
C Metal becomes heavier as it is heated.
D Wood does not conduct heat as well as metal.
Why is insulation installed between the walls of houses?
How many regions of Georgia are there? Name as many as you can.
What features does a mountain lion have that allows it to live in the Appalachian Plateau region of Georgia? Name at least two.
Why can a sea turtle survive in the coastal plains region, but not in the piedmont region? Answer in at least two to three sentences.
What is a fossil?
Many fossils form when plants or animals are buried under __________. Over many years, ______________ is applied. Dissolved ___________ fill tiny spaces in the bones and the sediment turns to rock, while the bones become fossils.
A sediment; pressure; minerals
B rocks; pressure; rocks
C minerals; sediment; pressure
D fossils; pressure; water
Are animal or plant fossils more common? Why?
Trace fossils can help us discover...
A What animals ate
B If animals lived in groups
C The size of animals
D All of the above
Name at least three things you can do to help stop pollution.
What are some ways you can make your house energy efficient? Include at least three examples.
Tonya sees exhaust coming out of a car's tailpipe. She is witnessing...
A Water pollution
B Air pollution
C Noise Pollution
D Land pollution
In at least three sentences, describe what it means to reduce, reuse, and recycle.