1st benchmark study guide

2016-2017 1st Benchmark Study Guide

 

1)  List the steps of the Scientific Method in order-


1.

2.

3.

4.

5.

6.


2)  In a hypothesis the If part contains the _______________ variable and the Then part contains the ______________________ variable.

 

3) To find the volume of an irregular solid what should you do when working with a graduated cylinder? 

 

 

4)  When reading the triple beam balance you start with the ______________ number/slide bar.  Then you need to line up your _____________________.

 

5)  Mass is measured in _________using generally what tool? ____________________________

      If you were going to measure the mass of a large tree, what prefix would I use?

 

6)  Volume is measured in __________ using generally what tool? __________________________

      If I were to measure the amount of water I was going to water my small house plant with, what prefix would I use?

 

7)  Length is measured in __________ using generally what tool?_____________________

If I was going to measure the length of the small desks in Ms. Trump’s room what unit would I measure in?

 

8)  To look at very small/thin things, the tool you would use is the _______________________.

 

9) True or false?  A conclusion summarizes an experiment, ties back to a hypothesis, and states if the hypothesis was supported or not.

 

 

10)  Define Independent/Manipulated Variable-

 

 

11)  Define Dependent/Responding Variable-

 

12)  ßà is vertical or horizontal?

 

13)  The independent variable is placed on which axis on a graph?

 

14)  The dependent variable is place on which axis on a graph?

 

15)  The International System of Units (metrics) are based on multiples of what number?

 

16)  Fill in the blanks of the Metric Table – International System of Units (SI) chart on next page

Kilo

 

 

 

Deka

Base Unit

 

 

Centi

 

 

 

(k)

 

(h)

 

 

(l, m, or g)

 

(d)

 

 

 

(m)

 

 

 

100

 

 

 

1

 

 

 

0.01

 

0.001

 

 

 

Hundreds

 

Tens

 

 

 

Tenths

 

 

 

Thousandths

1000

1

 

 

10

1

1

1

 

 

1

100

 

 

 

17)  __________________ graphs show data over a period of time.

 

18)  Which organelle the “brain” of the cell and contains DNA?

 

19) What is the gel like or jelly like substance of a cell and contains the organelles?

 

20) What organelle is the storage tank?

 

21) Which organelle controls what goes in and out of cells?

 

22)  Which organelle transports material through the cell?

 

23)  Which organelle provides support in the plant cell?

24) Which organelle stores material?

 

25) Review cell parts