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EARTH SCIENCE

EARTH

SCIENCE

BIOLOGY

BIOLOGY

ASTRO NOMY

ASTRO

NOMY

CHEMISTRY

CHEMIST

SPACE EXPLORATION

SPACE E

IDENTIFY EACH OF THE

FOLLOWING SPACE "FIRSTS"

HODGE PODGE

HODGE

PODGE

CLUE 1

ROW VALUE
200 POINTS


Response 1

OBSIDIAN IS THIS TYPE OF

ROCK

IGNEOUS

POORLY DEVELOPED OR

NONFUNCTIONING ORGANS

WHICH ARE NO LONGER

NECESSARY FOR THE

FUNCTIONING OF A CREATURE

VESTIGAL

THE SMALLEST OF THE FOUR

BIGGEST PLANETS IN OUR

SOLAR SYSTEM

NEPTUNE

THIS  VITAMIN IS MADE OF

ASCORBIC ACID

VITAMIN C

FIRST ARTIFICIAL SATELLITE

SPUTNIK 1

YEAR THE TRANSISTOR WAS

INTRODUCED

1948

CLUE 2

ROW VALUE
400 POINTS


Response 2

THIS PARTICULAR KIND OF

ROCK IS FORMED CHIEFLY BY

THE ACCUMULATION OF THE

SHELLS OF MARINE

ORGANISMS. FORMS INCLUDE

CHALK AND

LIMESTONE

THE ABILITY OF SOME

ORGANISMS TO PRODUCE A

GLOWING LIGHT IS CALLED

THIS

BIOLUMINESCENCE

THE PHASE OF THE MOON

WHEN THE EARTH IS BETWEEN

THE SUN AND THE MOON

FULL MOON

THE AMOUNT OF MATTER IN

AN OBJECT IS CALLED THIS

MASS

FIRST ANIMAL TO BE

LAUNCHED INTO SPACE

LAIKA

THE ABYSAAL SUBZONE IS

_____ TO _______ FEET DEEP.

2000 - 6000

CLUE 3

ROW VALUE
600 POINTS


Response 3

STONE FORMATIONS HANGING

FROM THE CEILING OF

CARLSBAD CAVERNS AND

OTHER LARGE LIMESTONE

CAVERNS

STALACTITES

PHRASE THAT REFERS TO THE

TOTAL NUMBER OF GENES

AVAILABLE IN A GIVEN SPECIES

GENE POOL

THE PHASE OF THE MOON

WHEN MORE THAN A QUARTER

BUT LESS THAN HALF IS

ILLUMINATED

GIBBOUS MOON

AS THE PRESSURE OF A GAS

INCREASES, THE VOLUME WILL

DO THIS

DECREASE

FIRST U.S. SPACE SATELLITE

EXPLORER 1

A PERSON'S WEIGHT

INCREASES OR DECREASES

WHEN ON TOP OF A MOUNTAIN.

DECREASES

CLUE 4

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800 POINTS


Response 4

THE BOUNDARY BETWEEN AIR

MASSES

A FRONT

TERM FOR THE HEATING OF

MILK TO DESTROY DISEASE

CARRYING MICROORGANISMS

PASTEURIZATION

PHRASE THAT REFERS TO THE

ULTIMATE STATE OF

GRAVITATIONAL COLLAPSE

BLACK HOLE

A SUBSTANCE MADE OF TWO

OR MORE ELEMENTS

COMPOUND

FIRST MAN TO COMPLETE A

SINGLE ORBIT AROUND THE

EARTH

YURI GAGARIN

HE DISCOVERED THE

VACCINATION

EDWARD JENNER

CLUE 5

ROW VALUE
1000 POINTS


Response 5

THREE TYPES OF GLACIERS

VALLEY OR ALPINE,

PIEDMONT, CONTINENTAL

GENERAL NAME FOR ALL

ANIMALS WITHOUT

BACKBONES

INVERTEBRATES

ASTRONOMICAL PHRASE THAT

REFERS TO THE SHIFT IN THE

LIGHT SPECTRUM AS AN

OBJECT MOVES AWAY FROM

THE EARTH

RED SHIFT

THE THREE MAIN SUBATOMIC

PARTICLES THAT MAKE UP

ATOMS

PROTONS, NEUTRONS,

ELECTRONS

FIRST UNMANNED

SPACECRAFT TO REACH THE

MOON

LUNIK II (LUNA II)

THIS UNIT OF MEASUREMENT

IS USED TO MEASURE THE

VOLUME OF A SOUND

DECIBEL

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EARTH SCIENCE

EARTH

SCIENCE

TERMS

TERMS

POTPOU RRI

POTPOU

RRI

CHEMIS TRY

CHEMIS

TRY

SPACE EXPLORA TION

SPACE

EXPLORA

TION

HODGE PODGE

HODGE

PODGE

CLUE 1

ROW VALUE
400 POINTS


Response 1

THIS IS THE COMPARISON OF

THE AMOUNT OF MOISTURE IN

THE AIR TO THE AMOUNT IT

CAN HOLD

RELATIVE HUMIDITY

TERM THAT REFERS TO

PASSING THE WINTER IN A

SLEEPING CONDITION

HIBERNATION

PART OF A CONTINENT

COVEREDY BY SEAWATER

THE CONTINENTAL

SHELF

THE KELVIN SCALE BASES O

DEGREES THIS

ABSOLUTE ZERO

FIRST U.S. ASTRONAUT IN

SPACE

ALAN B SHEPARD

OCEAN TIDE CAUSED BY THE

POSITION OF THE SUN, EARTH,

AND MOON IN A STRAIGHT LINE

SPRING TIDE

CLUE 2

ROW VALUE
800 POINTS


Response 2

IDENTIFY THE MASSIVE

VERTICAL CLOUD CONTAINING

A LOT OF MOISTURE AND

USUALLY ASSOCIATED WITH

THUNDERSTORMS

CUMULONIMBUS

TERM FOR THE MALE SEX

CELLS IN PLANTS

POLLEN

FORMATIONS, RESULTING

FROM SLOW PRECIPITATION

OF MINERAL CALCITE, THAT

BUILD UP FROM THE FLOOR OF

CAVES

STALAGMITES

SCIENCE WORD DEFINED AS

ANYTHING THAT H AS MASS

AND OCCUPIES SPACE

MATTER

FIRST U.S. ASTRONAUT TO

ORBIT THE EARTH

JOHN GLENN

OCEAN TIDE THAT OCCURS

DURING THE FIRST AND THIRD

QUARTERS OF THE MOON

NEAP TIDE

CLUE 3

ROW VALUE
1200 POINTS


Response 3

REGION THAT LIES BETWEEN

THE LOW AND HIGH TIDE LINE

IN THE OCEAN

INTER-TIDAL ZONE

NAME FOR THE SCIENCE THAT

STUDIES THE STRUCTURE OF

LIVING THINGS

MOSPHOLOGY

TYPE OF SEA WAVES CAUSED

BY AN EARTHQUAKE UNDER

THE OCEAN

TSUNAMIS

POSITIVELY CHARGED

PARTICLES LOCATED I N THE

NUCLEUS OF AN ATOM

PROTONS

FIRST MAN TO WALK IN SPACE

ALEXEI LEONOV

INSTRUMENT USED TO

DETERMINE THE PRESSURE OF

THE ATMOSPHERE

BAROMETER

CLUE 4

ROW VALUE
1600 POINTS


Response 4

ABSOLUTE ZERO FOR

FAHRENHEIT

-412 DEGREES

TERM FOR A TABULAR BODY

OF IGNEOUS ROCK THAT CUTS

ACROSS ANOTHER ROCK

BODY

DIKE

ERA IN WHICH DINOSAURS

EMERGED AS THE DOMINANT

ANIMALS

MESOZOIC

THE SMALLEST PARTICLE OF

WATER THAT ACTS LIKE

WATER

A MOLECULE OF WATER

FIRST U.S. SPACE STATION TO

BE LAUNCHE3D

SKYLAB

THE WORD THAT IS DEFINED

AS "THE MASS OF A BODY

DIVIDED BY ITS VOLUME"

DENSITY

CLUE 5

ROW VALUE
2000 POINTS


Response 5

HIGH PRESSURE IS USUALLY A

SIGN OF THIS TYPE OF

WEATHER

GOOD OR FAIR

TERM FOR A SHARP RIDGE

SEPARATING TWO GLACIATED

VALLEYS

ARETE

WORD THAT REFERS TO THE

CONTRACTION OF THE HEART

CHAMBERS

SYSTOLE

THE NEGATIVELY CHARGED

PARTICLES OF AN ATOM

ELECTRONS

FIRST UNMANNED

SPACECRAFT TO LEAVE THE

SOLAR SYSTEM

PIONEER 10

LAYER OF THE EARTH THAT

LIES DIRECTLY BENEATH THE

CRUST

MANTLE

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