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Science 

The science of heredity.............................................................. Genetics
The science of sound................................................................ Acoustics
The science of light...................................................................... Optics
The science of heat and energy transfer............................ Thermodynamics
The science of agriculture......................................................... Agronomy
The science of projectiles........................................................... Ballistics
The science of crime prevention and punishment........................... Penology
The science of tree ring dating........................................Dendrochronology
Ancient science of changing metal into other metals....................... Alchemy
The study of rocks.................................................................... Petrology
The study of man................................................................ Anthropology
The study of fossils............................................................. Paleontology
The study of the past............................................................ Archaeology
Ionic or covalent bonds join these.................................................. Atoms
Negatively charged atomic particle................................................ Electron
Center of an atom...................................................................... Nucleus
Positively charged particle in the nucleus......................................... Proton
Neutral particle in an atom’s nucleus............................................. Neutron
General term for subatomic particles.............................................. Quarks
Particle or packet of light.............................................................. Photon
Electron is this type of particle....................................................... Lepton
Quark that holds nucleus of an atom together................................... Gluon
The act of splitting atoms............................................................. Fission
The act of joining atoms together.................................................. Fusion
The three states of matter.............................................. Solid, liquid, gas
The fourth state of matter............................................................ Plasma
Term for time it takes radioactivity to decrease by 50%................... Half life
Least amount of material needed for a nuclear reaction............. Critical mass
Scientific name for laughing gas............................................ Nitrous oxide
LOX.................................................................................. Liquid oxygen
Bitter almond smelling gas........................................... (Hydrogen) cyanide
NH3 ....................................................................................... Ammonia
CO............................................................................... Carbon monoxide
CO2 ............................................................................... Carbon dioxide
CH4..........................................................................................Methane
H2SO4 ............................................................................... Sulfuric acid
HCl, found in the human stomach..................................... Hydrochloric acid
NACL............................................................................................. Salt
Tri-atomic oxygen..................................................................Ozone (O3)
Solid carbon dioxide..................................................................... Dry ice
Force applied to a body to maintain a circular orbit..............Centripetal force
Equal and opposite force of centripetal force.......................Centrifugal force
The four forces of nature............................................Electromagnetic force
.................................................................................Weak nuclear force
................................................................................Strong nuclear force
..................................................................................................Gravity 
Theory seeking to unite the four forces of nature..............Unified field theory
Acid made from oak bark......................................................... Tannic acid
Acidic level “factor”.................................................................... ph factor
It turns red in acid and blue in alkaline................................... Litmus paper
Citric acid “cycle”.................................................................... Krebs cycle
-273.16° Centigrade, -459.69° Fahrenheit.............................. Absolute zero
Fahrenheit heat unit......................................................................... BTU
Celsius heat unit......................................................................... Calorie
Broadest measure of living things................................................ Kingdom
Poikilothermic animal........................................................... Cold blooded
Mutually beneficial relationship between two animals.................... Symbiosis
What oviparous animals do..........................................................Lay eggs
Organisms that combine algae and fungi........................................ Lichens
Amoeba-like single celled organisms..........................................Protozoans
Fossilized resin from prehistoric pines............................................. Amber
The period between ice ages....................................................Interglacial
Hygrometer measures this............................................ (Relative) humidity
Wind velocity scale............................................................ Beaufort Scale
Term for wind speed above 74 miles per hour............................... Hurricane
Atmospheric layer 7 to 30 miles up.........................................Stratosphere
Clouds formed by convection .......................................................Cumulus
Rainy thunder head cloud type........................................... Cumulo-nimbus
Clouds composed of ice crystals.......................................................Cirrus
Low-lying clouds..........................................................................Stratus
Fast tropospheric winds............................................................Jet stream
Lakes at high altitude...............................................................Seamount
Term for water circling around a drain................................... Coriolis effect
The first plastic developed..........................................................Celluloid
3-D imaging process...............................................................Holography
Term for a mineral that glows under an ultra-violet light............Fluorescence
Wavelength just longer than visible light...................................... Infrared
Wavelength just shorter than visible light...................................Ultraviolet
Wavelength just shorter than ultraviolet...............X-rays (Röntgen radiation)
Wavelength just shorter than X-rays......................................Gamma Rays
Term for the “skin” on surface of water............................... Surface tension
Geologic epoch when man developed....................................... Pleistocene
Effecr of Solar wind colliding with Earth’s magnetic field............................ ...................................................................Northern and southern lights
Scientific name for northern lights...................................... Aurora Borealis
Scientific name for southern lights.....................................Aurora Australis
Lowest ignition point of a vapor...............................................Flash point
Hydrogen isotope with atomic weight of two...............................Deuterium
Hydrogen isotope with atomic weight of three.................................Tritium
Materials made from two or more metals........................................ Alloys
Copper and zinc alloy.....................................................................Brass
Copper and tin alloy.....................................................................Bronze
Copper and silver alloy ........................................................terling silver
Silver and tin alloy.......................................................................Pewter

Scientists:

Father of atom bomb (Manhattan Project)......................... Robert Oppenheimer
Father of American hydrogen bomb............................................ Edward Teller
Father of nuclear submarine................................... Hyman Rickover (American)
English father of modern chemistry............................................. Robert Boyle
French father of modern chemistry............................ Antoine Lavoisier (French)
Father of Soviet hydrogen bomb............................... Andrei Sakharov (Russian)
Father of rocketry................................................. Robert Goddard (American)
Saturn Five rocket developer................... Werner von Braun (German-American)
Astronomer with metal nose.......................................... Tycho Brahe (Danish)
Second English Astronomer Royal........................................ Sir Edmund Halley
He proposed heliocentric solar system................................ Copernicus (Polish)
He proved yellow fever was caused by mosquitos.......... Walter Reed (American)
Monk who discovered the principles of genetics............ Gregor Mendel (Russian)
He developed theory of conditioned reflex....................... Ivan Pavlov (Russian)
He discovered the laws of electricial resistance..................Georg Ohm (German)
He discovered electromagnetic waves.......................... Heinrich Hertz (German)
He discovered the structure of the atom............................. Neils Bohr (Danish)
He established the Periodic Table of Elements…......Dimitri Mendeleyev (Russian)
He discovered the properties of hydrogen...................Henry Cavendish (English)
Scientist who discovered sodium and potassium........ Sir Humphry Davy (English)
Physicist who discovered radioactive elements.................. Enrico Fermi (Italian)
Scientist of optics and geometry................................. René Descartes (French)
He established quantum theory of radiation...................... Max Planck (German)
He first learned of fermentation..................................... Louis Pasteur (French)
He proposed theory of expanding universe................... Edwin Hubble (American)

Elements:

Lightest element..................................................................... Hydrogen (H)
Second-lightest element............................................................. Helium (He)
Heaviest non-man made element................................................ Uranium (U)
Earth’s most abundant element.................................................... Oxygen (O)
Earth’s second-most abundant element.......................................... Silicon (Si)
Atmosphere’s most abundant element......................................... Nitrogen (N)
Lightest metal........................................................................... Lithium (Li)
Second-lightest metal............................................................. Potassium (K)
Lightest common metal........................................................ Magnesium (Mg)
Earth’s most abundant metal................................................... Aluminum (Al)
Blue metal................................................................................ Cobalt (Co)
Light metal used in fighter aircraft............................................. Titanium (Ti)
Metal which is liquid at room temperature ................................... Mercury (Hg)
Filament metal with highest melting temperature........................ Tungsten (W)
Element found in seaweed............................................................. Iodine (I)
Nevada state metal, best electrical conductor................................. Silver (Ag)
Most malleable and ductile metal................................................... Gold (Au)
Graphite element....................................................................... Carbon (C)
Element banned from aerosol........................................................ Freon (Fr)
Element found in bones............................................................ Calcium (Ca)
Element used in fluorescent lights................................................. Neon (Ne)
Element used to galvanize steel..................................................... Zinc (Zn)
Element used in car batteries........................................................ Lead (Pb)
Elements used in rechargeable batteries................... Nickel (Ni), Cadmium (Cd)
“Color” element..................................................................... Chromium (Cr)
Last element in alphabetical order............................................ Zirconium (Zr)
Superman’s home planet............................................................ Krypton (Kr)

Other Common Elements and Symbols:

Am.............................................................. Americium (named for America)
Ar................................................................................................... Argon
As ................................................................................................ Arsenic
B.................................................................................................... Boron
Bi................................................................................................ Bismuth
Cl................................................................................................ Chlorine
Cm................................................ Curium (named for Marie and Pierre Curie)
Es..................................................... Einsteinium (named for Albert Einstein)
F.................................................................................................. Fluorine
Fe..................................................................................................... Iron
Fm......................................................... Fermium (named after Enrico Fermi)
Fr................................................................................................ Francium
Ga................................................................................................. Gallium
Ge............................................................... Germanium (used in transistors)
Ho............................................................... Holmium (named for Stockholm)
Mn............................................................................................ Manganese
Na............................................................... Sodium (part of the NaCl in salt)
No............................................................ Nobelium (named for Alfred Nobel)
P.............................................................................................. Phosphorus
Po.................................................................... Polonium (named for Poland)
Pt................................................................................................ Platinum
Pu.............................................................................................. Plutonium
Ra.................................................................................................. Radium
Rn................................................................................................... Radon
S........................................................................ Sulfur (found in gunpowder)
Sb............................................................................................... Antimony
Se................................................................................................ Selenium
Xe................................................................................................... Xenon