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VOLCANOES

VOLCANO

FACTS ABOUT VOLCANOES

PLANETS I

PLANETS I

PLANETS IN OUR SOLAR

SYSTEM

WATER CYCLE

WATER

CYCLE

PARTS OF THE WATER CYCLE

EARTH & SUN

EARTH &

SUN

FACTS ABOUT THE EARTH &

SUN

STORMS

STORMS

KINDS OF STORMS

NATURAL RESOURCES

NATURES

GIFTS

ISSUES AND FACTS DEALING

WITH NATURAL RESOURCES

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Response 1

THE OPENING AT THE TOP OF A

VOLCANO

WHAT IS A VENT?

THE RED PLANET

WHAT IS MARS?

THIS STAR POWERS THE

WATER CYCLE

WHAT IS THE SUN?

DARKER, COOLER AREAS ON

THE SUN

WHAT ARE SUNSPOTS?

COMMON STORM WITH LOTS

OF RAIN, USUALLY OVER

QUICKLY

WHAT IS A

THUNDERSTORM?

TO REDUCE THE AMOUNT OF A

MATERIAL YOU USE IS TO USE

______

WHAT IS LESS?

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Response 2

LIQUID ROCK FOUND INSIDE A

VOLCANO

WHAT IS MAGMA?

ABOUT THE SIZE OF EARTH

WITH HOT THICK CLOUDS AND

NO MOON

WHAT IS VENUS?

ITS THE BEGINNING STAGE OF

THE WATER CYCLE

WHAT IS EVAPORATION?

THREE FOURTHS OF THE

EARTH'S SURFACE IS COVERED

BY THIS

WHAT IS WATER?

HUGE STORM THAT FORMS

OVER A WARM OCEAN

WHAT IS A HURRICANE?

ONE OF OUR MOST

IMPORTANT NATURAL

RESOURCES

WHAT IS SOIL, WATER

OR AIR?

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Response 3

LIQUID ROCK FOUND OUTSIDE

OF A VOLCANO

WHAT IS LAVA?

PLANET CLOSEST TO THE SUN

WHAT IS MERCURY?

WHAT FORMS WHEN WATER

VAPOR HITS COLD AIR

WHAT ARE CLOUDS?

THE TIME IT TAKES FOR EARTH

TO MAKE ONE ROTATION

WHAT IS 24 HOURS?

FUNNEL-SHAPED STORM

CLOUD WITH THE STRONGEST

WINDS ON EARTH, IT MOVES IN

A NARROW PATH

WHAT IS A TORNADO?

FOSSIL FUEL FORMED FROM

PLANTS OR ANIMALS

WHAT IS COAL OR OIL?

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Response 4

NAME OF THE ACTIVE

VOLCANO IN WASHINGTON

STATE

WHAT IS MT. SAINT

HELENS?

LARGEST PLANET IN THE

SOLAR SYSTEM

WHAT IS JUPITER?

SNOW, HAIL, AND RAIN ARE

EXAMPLES OF THIS

WHAT IS

PRECIPITATION?

THE TIME IT TAKES EARTH TO

REVOLVE ONCE AROUND THE

SUN

WHAT IS 365 DAYS OR

A YEAR?

VERY COLD SNOWSTORM,

STRONG WINDS, AND HEAVY

SNOW

WHAT IS A BLIZZARD?

HARDENED PARTS OF A ONCE

LIVING ORGANISM

WHAT IS A FOSSIL?

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Response 5

THE FORCEFUL UPWARD PUSH

OF MAGMA OUT THE VENT OF

A VOLCANO

WHAT IS AN ERUPTION?

NAMED AFTER THE GOD OF

THE SEAS

WHAT IS NEPTUNE?

WATER VAPOR CHANGING

BACK INTO A LIQUID AND

FORMING CLOUDS

WHAT IS

CONDENSATION?

THE IMAGINARY LINE THE

EARTH SPINS ON

WHAT IS AN AXIS?

FROZEN RAIN THAT FALLS

FROM CLOUDS; SOMETIMES

THE SIZE OF MARBLES AND

GOLF BALLS

WHAT IS HAIL?

MUCH GARBAGE IS PILED UP

AND BURIED WITH SOIL HERE

WHAT IS A LANDFILL?

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CLOUDS

CLOUDS

TYPES OF CLOUDS

PLANETS II

PLANETS II

FACTS ABOUT THE PLANETS

THE MOON

THE MOON

FACTS ABOUT THE MOON

SOIL

SOIL

KINDS OF SOIL, EROSION

LANDFORMS

LAND

FORMS

DIFFERENT TYPES OF

LANDFORMS

WHATEVER

WHAT

EVER

UNRELATED FACTS ABOUT

EARTH SCIENCE

CLUE 1

ROW VALUE
400 POINTS


Response 1

HIGH FEATHERY CLOUDS

SOMETIMES CALLED MARE'S

TAILS

WHAT ARE CIRRUS

CLOUDS?

THE THIRD PLANET

WHAT IS EARTH?

OCEAN AND SEA TIDES ARE

CAUSED BY THIS

WHAT IS THE MOON'S

GRAVITY?

KIND OF SOIL THAT IS EASY TO

DIG, BUT HAS FEW NUTRIENTS

WHAT IS SAND?

A LARGE FLAT AREA

WHAT IS A PLAIN?

THE MOVEMENT OF

WEATHERED ROCKS AND SOIL

WHAT IS EROSION?

CLUE 2

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800 POINTS


Response 2

LOW GRAY CLOUDS THAT

USUALLY SIGNAL RAIN OR

SNOW

WHAT ARE STRATUS

CLOUDS?

IT LIES ON IT'S SIDE

WHAT IS URANUS?

THE LIGHTED STAGES OF THE

MOON THAT WE SEE

WHAT ARE PHASES?

A DARK BROWN OR BLACK

NUTRIENT FOUND IN SOIL

WHAT IS HUMUS?

AN AREA THAT IS HIGH, LARGE

AND FLAT

WHAT IS A PLATEAU?

ANIMAL WASTES INCREASE A

SOIL'S ______

WHAT ARE NUTRIENTS?

CLUE 3

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Response 3

THE TOWERING CLOUDS OF A

THUNDERSTORM

WHAT ARE

CUMULONIMBUS CLOUDS?

THE DWARF PLANET

WHAT IS PLUTO?

SCIENTISTS THINK THIS MAY

BE ON THE MOON'S CRATERS

THAT ARE ALWAYS IN THE

SHADE

WHAT IS ICE?

THIS PREVENTS SOIL EROSION

WHAT ARE PLANT

ROOTS?

A LARGE AMOUNT OF SLOWLY

MOVING ICE

WHAT IS A GLACIER?

HAS MANY RINGS, MADE OF

GAS

WHAT IS SATURN?

CLUE 4

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1600 POINTS


Response 4

CLOUD ON THE GROUND THAT

IS HARD TO SEE THROUGH

WHAT IS FOG?

THIS PLANET COULD FLOAT IN

A BATHTUB, IF THERE WAS

ONE BIG ENOUGH

WHAT IS SATURN?

THIS IS WHAT THE MOON DOES

TO SUNLIGHT

WHAT IS REFLECT?

HELPFUL CREATURES THAT

DIG TUNNELS IN THE SOIL

WHAT ARE EARTHWORMS?

THE TOPS OF MOUNTAINS

WHAT IS A PEAK?

HOME TO OLYMPUS MONS,

THE LARGEST VOLCANO IN

THE SOLAR SYSTEM

WHAT IS MARS?

CLUE 5

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2000 POINTS


Response 5

WHAT CLOUDS ARE MADE OF

WHAT ARE WATER

DROPLETS?

ONE OF THE TWO PLANETS

WITHOUT A MOON

WHAT IS MERCURY OR

VENUS?

THE FIRST MAN TO WALK ON

THE MOON

WHO IS NEIL

ARMSTRONG?

KIND OF SOIL THAT HOLDS A

LOT OF WATER

WHAT IS CLAY?

A LOW AREA BETWEEN

MOUNTAINS OR HILLS

WHAT IS A VALLEY?

THE TILT OF THE EARTH'S AXIS

CAUSES THESE

WHAT ARE SEASONS?

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