Grade Nine Science Exam Review

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Question 1

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The major source of energy for earth is
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  • Plants
  • Oxygen
  • The Sun
  • Food

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The Earth's solid outer layer is the
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  • Core
  • Atmosphere
  • Biosphere
  • Lithosphere

Question 3

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[blank_start]Extinct[blank_end]- A species that has died, and no longer remains on Earth
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  • Extinct
  • Extirpated
  • Threatened
  • Endangered

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-A species that no longer exists in a certain area is [blank_start]extirpated[blank_end] [blank_start]-Threatened:[blank_end] a species that is likely to become [blank_start]endangered[blank_end] if factors reducing it's survival are not changed - [blank_start]Endangered[blank_end]: a species facing imminent [blank_start]extirpation or extinction[blank_end]
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  • extirpated
  • -Threatened:
  • endangered
  • Endangered
  • extirpation or extinction

Question 5

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CELLULAR RESPIRATION EQUATION [blank_start]oxygen[blank_end] + [blank_start]sugar[blank_end] > [blank_start]carbon dioxide[blank_end] + water + energy
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  • oxygen
  • )(
  • sugar
  • ???
  • carbon dioxide
  • ?

Question 6

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Label The Hydrologic Cycle
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  • Surface run-off
  • runoff
  • Accumaltion
  • evaporation
  • Condensation
  • Precipitation
  • Runoff
  • Transpiration
  • (condensation)

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The Carbon Cycle includes Cellular Respiration and Photosynthesis
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  • True
  • False

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Ecosystem- all living organisms and their chemical and physical [blank_start]environment[blank_end]
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  • environment

Question 9

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How can humans restore biodiversity?
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  • Plant trees
  • Pick up garbage
  • walk instead of driving
  • hunting

Question 10

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A representation of the feeding relationships within a community
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  • Food Web
  • Food Chain

Question 11

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A sequence of organisms, each feeding on the next, showing how energy is transferred from one organism to another
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  • Food Web
  • Food Chain

Question 12

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The process in which the Sun's energy is converted into chemical energy is called cellular respiration
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  • True
  • False

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Biodiversity: a number of different types of [blank_start]organisms[blank_end] in an area
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  • organisms

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the level of an organism in an ecosystem depending on it's feeding position along a food chain
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  • Carrying capacity
  • Trophic level
  • Ecological Niche
  • Sustainability

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the maximum population size of a particular species that a given ecosystem can sustain
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  • sustainability
  • ecological niche
  • carrying capacity

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Sustainability: The ability to maintain [blank_start]an ecological balance[blank_end]
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  • an ecological balance

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[blank_start]Ecological Niche[blank_end] : The function a species serves within an ecosystem, Including what it eats, and what eats it as well as behaviour
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  • Ecological Niche

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In Open Ecosystems , things [blank_start]can[blank_end] leave and enter and in Closed Ecosystems things [blank_start]cannot[blank_end] leave or enter
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  • can
  • cannot

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Int[blank_start]ra[blank_end]specific- Competition between same species ex. bear vs. bear
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  • ra
  • er

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Int[blank_start]er[blank_end]specific - competition between different species ex. bear vs. wolf
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  • er
  • ra

Question 21

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The Sun is made up of
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  • Hydrogen (25%) and Helium (75%)
  • Hydrogen (75%) and Helium (25%)
  • Fire and Heat

Question 22

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Why can we see non-luminous objects?
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  • They give off light
  • Due to light reflected by the Sun.

Question 23

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The spinning of an object on it's axis
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  • Rotation
  • Revolution

Question 24

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The movement of the Earth around the Sun.
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  • Rotation
  • Revolution

Question 25

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[blank_start]New Moon[blank_end] : occurs every 29.5 days when the unilluminated side of the moon is facing Earth (so it is not visible)
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  • New Moon

Question 26

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[blank_start]Blue Moon[blank_end] : The name for the second full moon to occur in a month, (this only occurs every 2.7 years)
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  • Blue Moon

Question 27

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Occurs when the shadow if the moon falls on the Earth. The Earth passes through the moon's shadow.
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  • Lunar Eclipse
  • Solar Eclipse

Question 28

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Occurs when the moon passes through the Earth's shadow.
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  • Lunar Eclipse
  • Solar Eclipse

Question 29

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[blank_start]Constellation[blank_end] : a grouping of stars as observed from Earth
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  • Constellation
  • Asterism
  • Stars

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[blank_start]Asterism[blank_end] : a pattern of stars (example-Big Dipper)
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  • Asterism
  • Constellation

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a celestial object that travels around a planet or a dwarf planet
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  • Satellite
  • Asterism
  • Comet

Question 32

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Made of carbon and silicon rock
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  • comet
  • asterism
  • nebulae

Question 33

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A meteor is a lump of rock, trapped in Earth's gravity
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  • True
  • False

Question 34

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The nebulae is the first stage of a star's life
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  • True
  • False

Question 35

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[blank_start]Gravity[blank_end] - The force that attracts anything with mass to the center of the Earth
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  • Gravity

Question 36

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The brightest star in the sky is
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  • the Sun
  • the Moon
  • Sirius

Question 37

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How easily something can dissolve in a liquid is called [blank_start]solubility.[blank_end]
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  • solubility.

Question 38

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To conduct electricity
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  • amps
  • conductivity

Question 39

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Density is the amount of [blank_start]mass[blank_end] to a certain [blank_start]volume.[blank_end]
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  • mass
  • volume.

Question 40

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Three things required for combustion
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  • Fuel
  • Oxygen
  • Heat
  • Fire

Question 41

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Neutrons have a ... charge.
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  • Neutral
  • Positive
  • Negative

Question 42

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Protons have a ... charge.
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  • positive
  • negative
  • neutral

Question 43

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Electrons have a ... charge.
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  • Positive
  • Negative
  • Neutral

Question 44

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Atoms have a ____ charge.
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  • Positive
  • Negative
  • Neutral

Question 45

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Ground state means
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  • Little to no energy
  • Full of energy (given off as light, heat or sound)

Question 46

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Excited state means
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  • Full of energy (given off as light, heat or sound)
  • Little to no energy

Question 47

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The formula for density is
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  • mass divided by volume
  • Volume divided by mass

Question 48

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A physical change is a change of state. Which are examples of a physical change?
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  • Candle wax melting
  • Rusting metal
  • Ice melting into water
  • Chopping up a carrot

Question 49

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Chemical change - [blank_start]bubbles[blank_end] , new colour appears , form of precipitate , energy change. Examples- baking a cake or metal rusting
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  • bubbles

Question 50

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LAWS OF ELECTRIC CHARGES [blank_start]Repulsion[blank_end]- same charges repel [blank_start]Attraction[blank_end]- opposites attract
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  • Repulsion
  • Attraction

Question 51

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Electric charge can be created by the [blank_start]movement of electrons.[blank_end]
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  • movement of electrons.

Question 52

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The force moving electrons in an electric circuit
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  • Voltage
  • Current
  • Resistance

Question 53

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The amount of electrons moving in a circuit is called the current
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  • True
  • False

Question 54

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Resistance [blank_start]slows[blank_end] down the flow of electrons.
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  • slows

Question 55

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Current Electricity is the controlled flow of [blank_start]electrons[blank_end] through a [blank_start]conductor[blank_end].
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  • electrons
  • conductor

Question 56

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[blank_start]Amps[blank_end] is the number of electrons passing through per second.
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  • Amps
  • Volts

Question 57

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The four basic parts of an electric circuit are
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  • Amps, Volts, Current or Resistance
  • Source, Load, Connectors, Control device