Earth Science

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  1. Science

    On the main sequence, what type will have life spans of about ten billion years? I took Earth Science last year so although I do not have them in front of me, I believe the are in the Earth Science Reference Tables (ESRT).

    asked by Liz on January 2, 2007
  2. Science

    An area in your state has been flooded due to heavy rains. How might scientists from the three main branches of science interact in their study of the flood, its effects, and how future flooding might be controlled? Life science, Earth science, and

    asked by Jenny on August 22, 2010
  3. science !!!!

    does anybody know some quick facts about earth science (Broken Link Removed)

    asked by yasmin on July 22, 2006
  4. English

    Which of the following publications are both listed under the "Magazines" results? A. Astronomy and Science B. Odyssey and Natural History C. Science News and Earth Island D. The Economist and American Scientist

    asked by Leo on November 29, 2011
  5. science

    How does earth science overlap with life science?

    asked by HEY:)) on September 15, 2017
  6. Literacy

    13. Which of the following publications are both listed under the "Magazines" results? A. Science News and Earth Island B. The Economist and American Scientist C. Odyssey and Natural History D. Astronomy and Science ANSWER IS A

    asked by Mrs. Jane on March 10, 2012
  7. Literacy

    Which of the following publications are both listed under the "Magazines" results? A. Science News and Earth Island B. Astronomy and Science C. Odyssey and Natural History D. The Economist and American Scientist my answer is D

    asked by Heather on January 17, 2012
  8. science

    ________ is the study of the earth. Just need to know if my answer or right or wrong. Thanks! :) Geology (Earth Science)

    asked by ant on August 19, 2010
  9. Science

    Approximately what percentage of the estimated age of Earth does the Cenozoic Era represent and how do you know? look at pg. 9 in Earth Science Reference Tables? a. 1.4% b. 5.0% c. 11.9% d. 65.0%

    asked by Angie on June 16, 2009
  10. Science

    Unit 1 Lesson 3: representing earth's Surface 1. Which of the following is NOT one of the main areas of Earth science? a. geology b. oceanography c. astrology d. astronomy I think it's C

    asked by Banana on September 6, 2018
  11. Science

    Have to answer these in a reflection. Help? How has science evolved over time? How is human ingenuity portrayed in sciences? In what ways have humans shaped science? In what ways has science shaped our lives? What would the world be like without science?

    asked by Rag on January 14, 2014
  12. Science

    What is a good science project to do? I am in 8th grade and am studying earth science. I need to present the project in front of class. Im really nervouse.

    asked by Katy on January 27, 2008
  13. Social Studies

    In what way is geography an integrative science? a. Geography is an integrative science because it examines Earth in both physical and human terms.*** b. Geography is an integrative science because it borrows from physical sciences such as chemistry,

    asked by Kaai97 on February 4, 2016
  14. math/everything

    do you know any website that can help me with all this 1.Language Arts, Writing, in two parts. •Part 1: Organization, Sentence Structure, Usage, and Mechanics •Part 2: Essay 2.Language Arts, Reading •Poetry •Drama and •Fiction •Non-fiction

    asked by monica on July 22, 2010
  15. science

    So the question is write down three examples of science in your everyday life. This was my answer: sound- compression wave, Baked goods- chemical reaction, Looking at mountains or ocean- earth science Please check my answer and see if this is good thank

    asked by Mariam on September 29, 2014
  16. science

    An area in your state has been flooded due to heavy rains. How might scientists from the three main branches of science interact in their study of the flood, its effects, and how future flooding might be controlled? OK, I will bite: What do you think the

    asked by alexa on September 17, 2006
  17. Psychology

    Need help double checking these tricky psychology questions. I put an asterix (*)next to my answers, Thanks! Which of the following fields is the best example of psychology as a basic science? A-Educational psychology B-industrial organizational psychology

    asked by Lilly on September 11, 2012
  18. Earth Science

    1. What are one internal and one external source of energy in the Earth system? 2. Earth scientists assume that the causes of natural events of phenomena can be discovered through... 3. Science constantly creates new technology. Does this new technology

    asked by Emma on January 12, 2013
  19. Earth Science

    1. What are one internal and one external source of energy in the Earth system? 2. Earth scientists assume that the causes of natural events of phenomena can be discovered through... 3. Science constantly creates new technology. Does this new technology

    asked by Emma on January 13, 2013
  20. Psychology

    Need help double checking these tricky psychology questions. I put an asterix (*)next to my answers, Thanks! Which of the following fields is the best example of psychology as a basic science? A-Educational psychology B-industrial organizational psychology

    asked by Lilly on September 12, 2012
  21. Global science

    Exponential growth is stopped when______equals. there are no choices and I don't hve an answer. I am learning about Growth and population.My science book is called Global science Earth/ environmental systems science by Kendall Hunt publishing company. It

    asked by Anonymous on November 1, 2010
  22. Science

    Here is a question on my science worksheet, "if a projectile's fall matches Earth's 'BLANK', the projectile will not hit earth." i need help figuring out what would go in the blank!

    asked by Morgan on February 25, 2010
  23. Science

    Can someone please please help me? I don't have a text book, i have a online book and it isn't working. Can someone please be nice and help me? Science isn't my subject! 1. Why is Earth’s temperature just right for life? (1 point) Earth’s core is hot

    asked by Mandy on January 21, 2014
  24. science

    Amanda is holding a compass and notices that the north pole of the compass points toward the north pole of the Earth. She is confused because she knows from her science classes that the north poles of two magnets will repel each other. How can she explain

    asked by Nour on July 27, 2015
  25. science

    ok earth science what is a solstice and why do we have them?

    asked by sammy on February 10, 2009
  26. Academy of Hospitality and Tourism at Erasmus

    What is the earth science tables?

    asked by Sharina Summers on November 20, 2009
  27. science

    Using what you learned about science in your coursework thus far, discuss: 1. Why you think scientists probably want to leave what they do open to revision. 2. What are the hard-and-fast rules of science? Are there any? 3. With so few firm rules, how does

    asked by ca on October 30, 2010
  28. science

    what are the four major fields of earth science? please help and thank you

    asked by needhelp on November 7, 2009
  29. science

    how far a science satellite should be from the earth's surface.

    asked by pooja on May 16, 2011
  30. 9th grade

    What is a capillary in Earth science terms?

    asked by Aby on December 23, 2009
  31. Science

    (just a quick science question, pls correct my answer if im wrong..) Which of the following statements is true A.) there is more water on earth now than there was millions of years ago **** B.) there is less water on earth now than there was millions of

    asked by io on April 4, 2018
  32. Science

    what the definition of age range in earth science?

    asked by Jessica on June 7, 2016
  33. Opinion

    Which class would be better(easier) to take Earth Science or Astronomy?

    asked by Marie on March 22, 2012
  34. earth science

    Traditionally,how have different fields of earth science been studied?

    asked by Alexandra on November 30, 2007
  35. Physics

    how are the fundamental laws and principles of physics related to the complexity that we see in nature? 2) How do the laws of physics apply to other sciences such ad biology, chemistry, and earth science? Give a specific example to show the connection - is

    asked by anonymous on September 13, 2015
  36. science [planets/stars]

    Hey.. Well, first things first.. I'm given an assignment from my Earth Science class. Right now we're doing a unit about planets and Earth and sun. My teacher told us to write a [maximum] 2 page essay, which is also supposed to be descriptive. In the

    asked by xxxx on May 19, 2009
  37. science

    Need help distinguishing between applied science and basic science. would like your thoughts on my examples Applied science would be research, using rats, to see how rewards affect learning Basic science would be like a seminar with community leaders to

    asked by Sue on October 23, 2018
  38. science

    i need help with a reason for the season science lab of how earth orbits sun

    asked by selina on February 9, 2015
  39. Science

    Three major branches of earth science: Meteorology Geology Oceanography

    asked by Sue on September 28, 2015
  40. Science

    WHat fraction of the earth is covered in water? Forgot my science book HELp

    asked by JOshua on January 18, 2013
  41. Weather

    Which factor has the biggest impact on Earth's seasons? A) Earth's revolution. B) Earth's elliptical orbit. C) Earth's tilt on its axis. D) Earth's distance from the Sun. ***

    asked by Haley on May 16, 2017
  42. physics

    Find the distance (measured in earth radii, RE) from the center of the earth to a point outside the earth where the acceleration of gravity due to the earth is exactly one ninth of its value on the surface of the earth.

    asked by Muhammad on April 25, 2010
  43. physics

    As you walked on the moon, the earth’s gravity would still pull on you weakly and you would still have an earth weight. How large would that earth weight be, compared to your earth weight on the earth’s surface? (Note: The earth’s radius is 6378 km

    asked by olga on April 1, 2011
  44. marine science

    Lesson 3: wrapping up unit 1 Marine science A unit 1: about the earth. 1. The history of Sir Isaac Newton study of gravity does which of the following. a .illustrates how a theory becomes law b.provides an example of a theory that has been discredited c.

    asked by alvin on September 18, 2018
  45. science

    Hi...I am having trouble on one last science question. Which statement supports the fact that Earth rotates about its axis from West to East? a. only one face of the moon is visible from earth b. the moon's phases change every day over the course of 29

    asked by Brandi on February 8, 2013
  46. Science

    Science project ideas for science fair. I need to prepare a model for science fair. But I need some ideas about the major problems facing today's world. So that I can get idea for improvement in any area and to show this in science fair. Please get me know

    asked by Edd on October 21, 2014
  47. Science

    I have to do a project with a science related career (that doesn't necessarily mean a scientist, but someone who uses science frequently). What do you call a scientist who studies the science of music? I've google this but I couldn't find any results, but

    asked by Jeff on April 25, 2009
  48. General

    This is a question to everybody: I was just wondering if anyone had any science related questions or things they wonder about that may require experiments. If you have any ideas please mention them. I need this for a science for a science fair project and

    asked by Samantha on September 6, 2012
  49. Physics

    At the heighest point on earth, the distance to the center of the earth is approximately equal to 1.0014 times the radius of the earth. What would be in N/kg the magnitude of the gravitational field (g) due to the earth at that position? Assume 9.8 N/kg

    asked by Hannah on September 7, 2011
  50. Courses *URGENT*

    I have to complete a course selection form for school but I'm having some trouble understanding some of the courses. Can someone please help me please? Science and Technology: This is a science course provided to meet the needs of students requiring a

    asked by John on March 22, 2010
  51. Regents

    Where is the site of the Regents countdown for Earth Science? It has the days, hours, minutes, etc. and I can't find it. Please help. Thank you.

    asked by Anonymous on May 10, 2008
  52. Earth Space

    Which branches of earth science would the hydrosphere interact with? I said biosphere, atmosphere, and geosphere. Is that correct?

    asked by Bryce on August 7, 2013
  53. Sciencies

    1) Which two of the 12 science processes do you feel are the most important for students to understand early in their science studies? Defend your rationale. 2 What do you see as some benefits to teaching and learning science through an inquiry approach?

    asked by Anonymous on February 15, 2011
  54. 9th Grade Courses

    For 9th grade science, which would be easier to take? Environmental Science or Life Science? Thanks -MC

    asked by mysterychicken on July 15, 2009
  55. science

    how is heliocentric(planets and Earth revolve around the sun) connected to science? math? the world? you? and y is it important?

    asked by anonymous on April 20, 2008
  56. science

    In 4th grade science, How could measuring the orbit of a comet help scientists understand when it will next be visible from Earth?

    asked by Andrea on February 7, 2010
  57. using skills

    Which earth science lesson is especially appropriate for the primary grades? A. Moon B. Volcanoes C. Stars D. Weather my answer is d.

    asked by lauren on March 5, 2015
  58. Physics HELLLPPPP

    When we say that the weight of an object is Mg, and that g = 9.8 N/kg, what assumptions are we making? Which of the below? -The distribution of mass in the earth is spherically symmetric. -The density of the earth is the same everywhere. -The earth's

    asked by NATTT on January 25, 2013
  59. Physics

    When we say that the weight of an object is Mg, and that g = 9.8 N/kg, what assumptions are we making? Which of the below? The distribution of mass in the earth is spherically symmetric. The density of the earth is the same everywhere. The earth's interior

    asked by arcos15 on January 25, 2013
  60. Physics

    When we say that the weight of an object is Mg, and that g = 9.8 N/kg, what assumptions are we making? Which of the below? -The distribution of mass in the earth is spherically symmetric. -The density of the earth is the same everywhere. -The earth's

    asked by arcos15 on January 25, 2013
  61. english (gurublue or anyone)

    I'm stumped on what seems to be a fairly easy question that has been asked of me after reading about "Mike Rose". I will summarize the story and provide the question that has given me the mental block. Simple story... Mike Rose as a kid didn't do well in

    asked by Joey on February 1, 2009
  62. Creating High-Quality Centers

    Which of the following statements accurately reflects what we know about facilitating science learning for infants and toddlers? A. It's important to have a science circle each week where the teacher demonstrates a science concept to the infants and

    asked by Priscila on March 14, 2017
  63. SCI

    Hi, I really need some help with the anwsers to the First one, having hard time, maybe some help plz? What are the characteristics of scientific thinking and investigating? Why is science literacy important? What skills and tools do scientists use? Why is

    asked by HELP!!! on September 25, 2018
  64. physics

    How do the laws of physics apply to others sciences such as biology chemistry and earth science? And give an example to show the connection.

    asked by nulloa on September 7, 2016
  65. Earth Science

    What are two forces that cause the Earth's surface to constantly change and what are their effects on the planet? Please help I do homeschooling and I'm super behind in science please answer before 12:00 p.m. on 11-17-09

    asked by A.J. on November 17, 2009
  66. Physics

    What is the Earth's gravitational force on you when you are standing on the Earth and when you are riding in the Space Shuttle 380 km above the Earth's surface? Answer as a fraction of the surface gravity of Earth. (The Earth's radius is 6400 km.)

    asked by Kayla on January 27, 2015
  67. Science

    Luis wanted to create a clay model of earth and the sun. To show how Earth rotates, Luis wants to use a toothpick to represent Earth's axis of rotation. Where should Luis place the toothpick? A. Horizontally through Earth in the direction Earth is

    asked by Anna on November 21, 2013
  68. psychology

    What is basic science? What is applied science? What traits to people need to be successful in basic science psychology fields? applied science?

    asked by Christian on September 4, 2007
  69. Science Reposted for Jessica

    Posted by jessica on Monday, November 19, 2007 at 4:16pm in response to Science. is some friction good for life on earth??

    asked by Ms. Sue on November 19, 2007
  70. science

    what are the layers of the earth's interior in order??? Please send asap I am making a science study guide for my huge exam!

    asked by giggles!!! on May 24, 2009
  71. using skills

    According to the text, why should teachers of young children share science activities with parents? A. Everybody should know the facts of science. B. Parents want to learn science. C. Science relates to all aspects of a child's life. D. Parents are their

    asked by lauren on March 5, 2015
  72. learning skills

    According to the text, why should teachers of young children share science activities with parents? A. Everybody should know the facts of science. B. Parents want to learn science. C. Science relates to all aspects of a child's life. D. Parents are their

    asked by Eva on March 8, 2015
  73. science

    The various groups who make up the US public have different expectations of science. How do these differing expectations of science affect the ways groups place trust in science? Describe one example of a controversial expectation that the author gives.

    asked by Linda on December 21, 2014
  74. Chemistry help

    The earth moves round the sun in one year.the average earth-sun distance is 1.5*10^11m given that the mass of the earth is 5.98*10^24kg (a):the angular momentum of the earth??? (b):kinetic energy of the earth motion?? (c):kinetic energu of the earth motion

    asked by Collins on December 18, 2015
  75. Science

    I'm really bad at Biology and Science in general. Chemistry and Physics will be difficult for me because I'm not good at the Science branch even though I study and work hard for Science/Biology. What can I do to improve?

    asked by Anonymous on February 16, 2016
  76. Sciences

    Why you think scientists probably want to leave what they do open to revision. What are the hard-and-fast rules of science? Are there any? With so few firm rules, how does science avoid becoming fiction? What might make science and its constant revising

    asked by Jackie on October 10, 2010
  77. Science

    Luis created a clay model of earth and the sun to show how earth rotates, Luis wants to use a toothpick to represent earths axis of rotation Where should he put the toothpick A - horizontally through earth in the direction earth is traveling B - vertically

    asked by Unicorn on December 11, 2016
  78. Science

    Luis created a clay model of earth and the sun to show how earth rotates, Luis wants to use a toothpick to represent earths axis of rotation Where should he put the toothpick A - horizontally through earth in the direction earth is traveling B - vertically

    asked by Unicorn on December 11, 2016
  79. English

    1) Writeacher, I need the help of a science teacher to find a theme high-school students (aged 16 and 17) can investigate with their German and French partners. Our students study biology (also bilotechnologies) , chemistry, and earth science. 2) Can you

    asked by Henry2 on October 29, 2011
  80. math

    The mean radius of the Earth is 6.37 x 106 meters (m). Assuming the earth can be modeled as a perfect sphere a. In cubic meters (m3 ) what is the volume of the Earth? b. In meters (m) what is Earth’s circumference? c. If the mean density is 5.515g/cm3,

    asked by Rocio Aguilera on February 21, 2011
  81. HELP SCIENCE

    Luis created a clay model of earth and the sun to show how earth rotates, Luis wants to use a toothpick to represent earths axis of rotation Where should he put the toothpick A - horizontally through earth in the direction earth is traveling B - vertically

    asked by Unicorn on December 16, 2016
  82. Phyics

    The foci of the elliptical path for an Earth satellite are __________. A) one at Earth's center and the other elsewhere B) one atop the other at Earth's center C) both inside Earth D) both outside Earth

    asked by sarah on November 22, 2015
  83. Science

    3. How does the study of science benefit society? A. Non scientists in society often use the same experiments conducted by scientists in the laboratory. B. The study of science helps slow down a fast paced society. C. The study of science keeps more people

    asked by Me on August 29, 2018
  84. probability

    out of 250 students interviewed at a community college, 90 were taking mathematics but not computer science, 160 were taking mathematics, and 50 were taking neither mathematics nor computer science. Find the probability that a student chosen at random was

    asked by Emma on October 27, 2011
  85. Science Helpers

    My science post is almost at the bottom and I need it to be checked urgently. I see science helpers on this site as of right now.--Can you please have a moment to look at my Science post. Thank you very much in advance:-)

    asked by Sara on April 7, 2010
  86. Astro

    What is the distance in meters from the Earth's center to a point out-side the Earth where the gravitational acceleration due to the Earth is 1/20 of its value at the Earth's surface?

    asked by Ryrya on October 2, 2009
  87. ap physics

    Suppose that Superman wants to stop Earth so it does not rotate. He exerts a force on Earth F⃗ SonE at Earth's equator tangent to its surface for a time interval of 1 year. The mass of Earth is 5.98×1024kg, the radius is 6.37×106m. Assume that Earth is

    asked by clara on March 8, 2017
  88. Physics Check

    1.)The making of the nuclear reactor was an advance in a)Science *b)Technology c)none of the above 2.)The development of the airplane was an advance in a)Science b)Technology *c)none of the above 3.)The discovery of gravity was an advance in *a)Science

    asked by Ariel on July 2, 2010
  89. Health

    Which profession should a person who suffers from chronic asthma probably stay away from? A. Criminal attorney

    asked by Help pls quick on March 14, 2016
  90. Physics

    Al the astronaut has a weight of 1600 N when he is standing on the surface of earth. What is the force of gravity action on him when he is in space station orbiting earth at a distance of four earth radii from the center of the earth?

    asked by Beth on October 14, 2016
  91. Physics

    What is the distance from the Earth's center to a point outside the Earth where the gravitational acceleration due to the Earth is 1/20 of its value at the Earth's surface?

    asked by Eden on October 3, 2010
  92. physics

    What is the distance from the Earth's center to a point outside the Earth where the gravitational acceleration due to the Earth is 1/45 of its value at the Earth's surface?

    asked by Anonymous on February 23, 2010
  93. colllege physics

    What is the distance from the Earth's center to a point outside the Earth where the gravitational acceleration due to the Earth is 1/45 of its value at the Earth's surface?

    asked by Anonymous on February 22, 2010
  94. phy

    What is the distance from the Earth's center to a point outside the Earth where the gravitational acceleration due to the Earth is 1/12 of its value at the Earth's surface?

    asked by ami on September 17, 2010
  95. physics

    What is the distance from the Earth's center to a point outside the Earth where the gravitational acceleration due to the Earth is 1/22 of its value at the Earth's surface? _ m

    asked by asia on December 19, 2009
  96. Biology

    I would like some help if that is OK, like soon!:) 1.) A group of scientists proposes an idea that a chemical compound will enable bean plants to grow faster. They grow one group of bean plants in the presence of the compound and another group in the

    asked by Jessica on September 19, 2016
  97. Technology

    What are some key points historically in which we can say that science became reliant upon technology? We know that technology is a product of science, but at what point did science rely upon technology to make its investigations, and its claims to

    asked by anonymous on March 6, 2008
  98. Physics

    At a height of 500km above earth, a satellite will orbit the earth once every 95 minutes. Find the mass of the earth based on this idea. B) How far above earth's surface would a satellite need to orbit so that it revolves at exactly the same rate as the

    asked by Matt on November 7, 2016
  99. 7th grade social studies Ms. Sue please

    1. While Earth's orbit around the sun takes roughly 365 days, a single rotation of Earth takes about (1 point) 8 hours. 24 hours. 1 month. 12 months. 2. During the summer solstice in the United States, the ______ _______ is tilted farthest toward the sun.

    asked by Delilah on November 29, 2012
  100. Algebra

    The gravitational force between an object & the Earth is inversely proportional to the square of the distance from the object to the center of the Earth. If an astronaut weighs 210 lbs on the surface of the Earth, what will he weigh 100 miles above the

    asked by Crystal on April 29, 2011