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  • 1. 
    The definition "the region of the earth located between the Tropic of Cancer and the Tropic of Capricorn" best fits which science term?
    • A. 

      Hand

    • B. 

      Insect

    • C. 

      Tropics

    • D. 

      Haze

  • 2. 
    The definition "tropical cyclone with maximum sustained surface winds of 38 mph" best fits which science term?
    • A. 

      Tropical Depression

    • B. 

      Therm

    • C. 

      Cyclone

    • D. 

      Direct Current

  • 3. 
    The science term "solar system" is best defined as which of these?
    • A. 

      One-Thousandth Of A Gram

    • B. 

      A Closed Vessel In Which Water Is Converted To Pressurized Steam.

    • C. 

      Organization Of Petroleum Exporting Countries

    • D. 

      The Sun At Its Center And The Nine Planets That Orbit It

  • 4. 
    The science term "meteors" is best defined as which of these?
    • A. 

      Fragments Of Comets, Planets, Moons, Or Asteroids

    • B. 

      Specializes In Fossils

    • C. 

      An Electric Lamp With A Filament Heated By An Electric Current

    • D. 

      Nearby Objects To Seem Blurry While Faraway Objects Are Clearer

  • 5. 
    The science term "bedrock" is best defined as which of these?
    • A. 

      Top Of The Ocean, Where The Water Meets The Atmosphere

    • B. 

      A Physical Unit Of Storage On A Computer Disk Or Tape

    • C. 

      Consolidated Rock

    • D. 

      Living And Nonliving Things That Are Around A Living Thing

  • 6. 
    The science term "aperture" is best defined as which of these?
    • A. 

      Electrons Emitted From The Surface Of A Cathode

    • B. 

      Studies Microscopic Plants And Animals

    • C. 

      Steep-Sided Circular Depression

    • D. 

      Opening That Allows Light Onto An Instrument's Optics

  • 7. 
    The science term "dispersion" is best defined as which of these?
    • A. 

      Scattering Of An Electromagnetic Wave As Light

    • B. 

      Everything That Exists

    • C. 

      Two-Legged Animal With Feathers And Wings

    • D. 

      Weather Radar That Measures Direction And Speed Of A Moving Object

  • 8. 
    The science term "electron" is best defined as which of these?
    • A. 

      Physical Particle With Negative Charge

    • B. 

      British Thermal Unit

    • C. 

      Consolidated Rock

    • D. 

      Snow Or Ice On The Ground That Has Been Reduced To A Softy Watery Mixture By Rain

  • 9. 
    The science term "elliptical orbit" is best defined as which of these?
    • A. 

      Place In Which A Plant Or An Animal Lives

    • B. 

      Historical Record And Description Of Average Daily And In Seasonal Weather Events

    • C. 

      Theory Describes The Origin And Evolution Of The Universe

    • D. 

      Orbit Which Describes An Ellipse Or Oval Shape

  • 10. 
    The science term "particle" is best defined as which of these?
    • A. 

      Tropical Cyclone With Sustained Winds Of 74mph In Western North Pacific Ocean

    • B. 

      Region Between The Orbits Of Mars And Jupiter

    • C. 

      Fundamental Constituent Of Matter

    • D. 

      Substance Which Speeds Up A Chemical Or Biochemical Reaction

  • 11. 
    The science term "terrestrial planets" is best defined as which of these?
    • A. 

      Tropical Cyclone With Sustained Surface Winds Are From 39 To 73 Mph

    • B. 

      Fifth Planet Out From The Sun

    • C. 

      A Light Petroleum Product Obtained By Refining Oil

    • D. 

      Planets Which Have Solid Rocky Surfaces

  • 12. 
    The science term "canopy" is best defined as which of these?
    • A. 

      Something That Is Found In Or Takes Place In The Air

    • B. 

      A Cloudlike Streamer Or Trail Often Seen Behind Aircraft

    • C. 

      A Pond, Lake, Or Basin For The Storage, Regulation, And Control Of Water

    • D. 

      Top Layer Of The Rain Forest

  • 13. 
    The science term "feather" is best defined as which of these?
    • A. 

      Body Covering Of Birds

    • B. 

      Layer In The Earth's Atmosphere At 15-30 Km Altitude

    • C. 

      The Ratio Of The Mass Of A Substance To The Volume It Occupies

    • D. 

      Type Of Rock Containing Organic Matter That Produces Large Amounts Of Oil When Heated

  • 14. 
    The science term "aerosol" is best defined as which of these?
    • A. 

      Historical Record And Description Of Average Daily And In Seasonal Weather Events

    • B. 

      The Ratio Of Cooling Capacity Of An Air Conditioning

    • C. 

      Dispersion Of Fine Particles Of A Solid Or Liquid In A Gas

    • D. 

      A Character Encoding Scheme Used By Many Computers

  • 15. 
    The science term "ethylene" is best defined as which of these?
    • A. 

      Area Influenced By An Object's Gravity

    • B. 

      Facts From Which Other Information May Be Inferred

    • C. 

      A Colorless Gas That Burns And Is An Oil Refinery Product

    • D. 

      Something Acquired While The Individual Was Developing In The Uterus

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