"The Air Around You" Science Ch 3 - LINCS

11 Vocabulary Words From Chapter 3 Of The Book "The Air Around You." This Book Is 7th Grade Curriculum. The LINCS Method Uses A Keyword To Connect The Vocabulary Word With The Definition. It Uses Visual Imagery To Help The Brain Recall Meaning.
Created Nov 17, 2007
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adaptation [adapt/change]

any structural or behavioral change that helps an organism survive in its environment[the snowy...
Climate [climb]
average weather pattern over a long period of time [weather does not climb it has a pattern...
deforestation [destroy forest]
destruction and cutting down of forests resulting in increased atmospheric CO2 levels [destroying...
El Nino[kid]
climate event that begins in the tropical Pacific Ocean; can disrupt normal temperatures and...
global warming [warm world]
increase in average global temperatures of the Earth [the world is getting warmer]
greenhouse effect [growing plants]
natural heating that occurs when certain gases in the Earth’s atmosphere trap heat.[growing...
hibernation [bear]
behavioral adaptation for winter survival in which an animal’s activity is reduced, its body...
polar zone[polar bear]
climate zones that receive solar radiation at a low angle [polar bears like the cold areas...
seasons [four seasons]
a short period of climate change caused by the tilt of the Earth’s axis as it revolves around...
temperate zones [between t and p]
climate zones with moderate climate located between the tropics and polar zones[between t and...
tropics [tropical]
climate zone that receives the most radiation (located between 23N and 23S)[tropical places...

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