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CLASSWORK:
W(6/14): Science Final

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FINALS INFO - WED 6/14

Period
Room
Proctor

The format for the final is as follows:

3RD
101
Squeri
  • multiple choice
4TH
103
Peterson
  • matching
5TH
107
Erickson
  • long answer - will be directly tied to the "final problem" you solved on Thursday(check out the video clip BELOW if you weren't here to help you get ideas for creating a sustainable society)
7TH
109
Smith


Remember to bring your LAB NOTEBOOKS and TEXTBOOKS! There will be a small grade for your final notebook submission. More importantly, this is the only way I will be able to include your A for the days in your 4th quarter grade!!!!!


If you are able, please bring them to my room BEFORE THE FINAL and put them in the correct pile in the back of the room. Otherwise, bring to your testing room and I will collect from there. Thanks and good luck!


FINALS REVIEW:

STUDY GUIDE

Final Review POWERPOINT

Introduction to Resources Powerpoint

Resources and Electricity Powerpoint

Global Warming, Carbon Cycle, Fossil Fuel Formation Powerpoint

Nonrenewable Energy Sources (Oil, Coal, Natural Gas) Powerpoint

Renewables and Efficiency Powerpoint

Nuclear Energy Basics Powerpoint

Waste OptionsPowerpoint

Population Ecology Powerpoint












SEMESTER PROJECT INFO
Your check-in #3 is due on FRIDAY 4/7. Check your proposal for what you said you would have done by then....and do it! I need tangible evidence of your progress which means documents, research, pictures, emails, etc. Post to portfolio in classroom.

NOTES

Introduction to Resources Powerpoint

Resources and Electricity Powerpoint

Global Warming, Carbon Cycle, Fossil Fuel Formation Powerpoint

Nonrenewable Energy Sources (Oil, Coal, Natural Gas) Powerpoint

Nuclear Energy Basics Powerpoint


STUDY GUIDES AND READINGS:

History of Energy
Read "Energy - The Rest of the Story" pg. 432-434 and answer questions on pg. 434 #2, 6, 8, 10, 11 - DUE WED/THURS 3/8 or 3/9

Electrical generation
Read pg. 449 and answer questions on pg. 457 #4, 5 - DUE TUES 3/14

Nonrenewables Chart
Renewables Chart

VOCAB:

RENEWABLE ENERGY VOCAB - due MON 5/1

  1. Sustainable
  2. Organic
  3. Green
  4. Clean
  5. Thermal mass
  6. Photovoltaic cell
  7. Gasohol
  8. Biodiesel
  9. Hybrid vehicle (prius)
  10. Plug-in Hybrid vehicle (volt)
  11. Cogeneration

NONRENEWABLE ENERGY RESOURCES VOCAB - Due TUES 3/28

1. Crude oil / petroleum
2. Hydrocarbon
3. Refining
4. Fractional distillation
5. Strip mining
6. Reclamation
7. Black lung
8. Subsidence
9. Synthetic fuel (Synfuel)
10. Slurry
11. Shale gas
12. Hydraulic fracturing
13. Horizontal drilling
14. Oil shales
15. Tar sands

Complete the following terms in your lab notebook - due TUES 3/7

RESOURCES VOCAB
  1. Energy
  2. Work
  3. First law of thermodynamics
  4. Second law of thermodynamics
  5. Electricity
  6. Volt
  7. Watt
  8. Energy efficiency
  9. Net energy
  10. Life-cycle cost
  11. Phantom (ghost) load
  12. Turbine
  13. Generator
  14. Resource
  15. Nonrenewable resource
  16. Renewable resource
  17. Fossil fuel
  18. Reserve

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PAST UNITS

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It is your responsibility to know what plagiarism is, if you're falling into the trap, and how to avoid it. First and foremost, be sure to ALWAYS cite your work, however that doesn't cover all your bases. Use this infographic and the link provided to brush up on your plagiarism knowledge. (http://turnitin.com/assets/en_us/media/plagiarism_spectrum.php)

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