Gr.8 Final Jeopardy


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Gr.8 Final Jeopardy

  1. 1. Grade 8 Final Jeopardy Geology Heredity Chemistry Ecology Evolution 100 100 100 100 100 200 200 200 200 200 300 300 300 300 300 400 400 400 400 400 500 500 500 500 500
  2. 2. Help (1) Save a duplicate of this template. (2) Enter all answers and questions in the outline view. (3) View as a slideshow. (4) Use the home red button after each question. ©Norman Herr, 2000
  3. 3. Geology-100 • ANSWER: The theory that states that the continents have moved apart horizontally to their current positions. • QUESTION: What is the continental drift? Answer Question
  4. 4. Geology-200 • ANSWER: The theory that states that Earth’s crust and upper mantle are broken into sections. • QUESTION: What is Plate Tectonics? Answer Question
  5. 5. Geology-300 • ANSWER: The theory that suggested that hot, less-dense material in the mantle is forced upward to the surface at a mid-ocean ridge then turns and flows sideways carrying the seafloor away in both directions. • QUESTION: What is Seafloor Spreading? Answer Question
  6. 6. Geology-400 • ANSWER: This is a process done by measuring the amounts of parent and daughter material in a rock. • QUESTION: What is radiometric dating? Answer Question
  7. 7. Geology-500 • ANSWER: Fossil Clues, Climate Clues, and Rock clues are all types of evidence that scientists collected for this theory. • QUESTION: What is the Continental Drift Theory? Answer Question
  8. 8. Heredity-100 • ANSWER: The process in which the nucleus divides to form two identical nuclei with the same number and type of chromosomes as the original. • QUESTION: What is Mitosis? Answer Question
  9. 9. Heredity-200 • ANSWER: A process of nuclear division that produces sex cells of 23 chromosomes. • QUESTION: What is Meiosis? Answer Question
  10. 10. Heredity-300 • ANSWER: This stores the blueprints for making proteins which determines how traits appear in you. • QUESTION: What is DNA? Answer Question
  11. 11. Heredity-400 • ANSWER: This is any permanent change in a gene or chromosome of a cell. • QUESTION: What is a mutation? Answer Question
  12. 12. Heredity-500 • ANSWER: Protein assembly begins with this as it moves out of the nucleus and attaches to ribosomes in the cytoplasm and the other type of this acid temporarily matches the code. • QUESTION: What is mRNA and tRNA? Answer Question
  13. 13. Chemistry-100 • ANSWER: This number is used to tell how many protons are in the nucleus of an atom. • QUESTION: What is the atomic number? Answer Question
  14. 14. Chemistry-200 • ANSWER: This is an atomic particle that may either be shared or given away. • QUESTION: What is a valent electron? Answer Question
  15. 15. Chemistry-300 • ANSWER: This tells chemists what elements make up a compound. • QUESTION: What is a chemical formula? Answer Question
  16. 16. Chemistry-400 • ANSWER: This is an equation that shows what materials a chemical reaction begin with (reactants) and ends with (products). • QUESTION: What is a chemical equation? Answer Question
  17. 17. Chemistry-500 • ANSWER: A covalent bond in which electrons are shared unequally. • QUESTION: What is a polar bond? Answer Question
  18. 18. Ecology-100 • ANSWER: These are the surrounding factors in an environment that all organisms depend on. • QUESTION: What are abiotic and biotic factors? Answer Question
  19. 19. Ecology-200 • ANSWER: Groups of populations that interact with each other in a given area for this. • QUESTION: What is a community? Answer Question
  20. 20. Ecology-300 • ANSWER: This system is made up of a biotic community and the abiotic factors that affect it. • QUESTION: What is an ecosystem? Answer Question
  21. 21. Ecology-400 • ANSWER: This method is used by ecologists to check on an endangered species population in Asia. • QUESTION: What is the mark and recapture method? Answer Question
  22. 22. Ecology-500 • ANSWER: Organism, population, community, ecosystem, biosphere contain the biotic and abiotic factors that determine this. • QUESTION: What are the Levels of Biological Organization? Answer Question
  23. 23. Evolution-100 • ANSWER: This is any remain of life from an earlier time. • QUESTION: What is a fossil? Answer Question
  24. 24. Evolution-200 • ANSWER: Organisms with traits that are best suited to their environments are more likely to survive is due to this theory. • QUESTION: What is the theory of evolution by Natural Selection? Answer Question
  25. 25. Evolution-300 • ANSWER: This is the appearance of an inherited trait that makes an individual different from other members of the same species. • QUESTION: What is a variation? Answer Question
  26. 26. Evolution-400 • ANSWER: This is a rock type formed by mud, sand, or other fine particles that settle out of a liquid. • QUESTION: What is sedimentary rock? Answer Question
  27. 27. Evolution-500 • ANSWER: Body parts that are similar in origin and structure that give evidence that two or more species share common ancestors. • QUESTION: What are homologous structures? Answer Question