Florida Science Comprehensive Course 2

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1: The Geosphere

1.1: Earth's Interior

Earthquakes 1 - Recording Station
Earthquakes 2 - Determination of Epicenter

1.2: Rocks

Rock Classification

1.3: The Rock Cycle

Rock Cycle

2: The Theory of Plate Tectonics

2.1: Plate Tectonics

Building Pangaea
Plate Tectonics

2.2: Landforms at Plate Boundaries

Building Pangaea

3: Clues to Earth's Past

3.2: Absolute- Age Dating


4: Geologic Time

4.2: The Paleozoic Era

Building Pangaea

5: Environmental Impacts

5.2: mpacts on Water

Water Pollution

5.3: Impacts on the Atmosphere

Greenhouse Effect

6: Energy and Change in Matter

6.1: Forms of Energy

Energy Conversions

6.2: Energy Transfers and Transformations

Energy Conversions

6.3: Thermal Energy on the Move

Conduction and Convection

6.4: Thermal Energy on the Matter

Phase Changes
Phases of Water

7: Waves

7.1: What are Waves?


7.2: Wave Properties


7.3: Wave Interactions

Ripple Tank

8: Sound and Light

8.1: Sound

Longitudinal Waves

8.2: Light

Basic Prism
Laser Reflection

8.3: Mirrors, Lenses, and the Eye

Basic Prism
Laser Reflection
Ray Tracing (Mirrors)

9: Reproduction of Organisms

9.1: Sexual Reproduction and Meiosis


10: Genetics

10.1: Mendel and His Peas

Mouse Genetics (One Trait)

10.2: Understanding Inheritance

Chicken Genetics
Mouse Genetics (One Trait)

10.3: DNA and Genetics

Building DNA
Genetic Engineering
RNA and Protein Synthesis

11: The Environment and Change Over Time

11.2: Theory of Evolution by Natural Selection

Evolution: Natural and Artificial Selection
Natural Selection

11.3: Biological Evidence of Evolution


12: Populations and Communities

Estimating Population Size

12.2: Changing Populations

Rabbit Population by Season

12.3: Communities

Food Chain
Forest Ecosystem
Prairie Ecosystem

Content correlation last revised: 1/24/2019