I: Energy Transformations

I.9.1: Energy cannot be created nor destroyed; however, energy can be converted from one form to another.

I.9.1.D 1: Describe the effects of adding energy to matter, in terms of the motion of atoms and molecules, and the resulting phase changes.

Temperature and Particle Motion

I.9.1.D 3: Describe energy transformations among heat, light, electricity and motion.

Energy Conversion in a System

I.9.2: The electrical force is a universal force that exists between any two charged objects.

I.9.2.D 4: Calculate the voltage, current and resistance in a simple series circuit using Ohm’s Law.

Advanced Circuits
Circuit Builder

I.9.2.D 6: Describe the relationship between current and magnetism.

Magnetic Induction

I.9.3: Various sources of energy are used by humans and each has advantages and disadvantages.

I.9.3.D 7: Explain how heat is used to generate electricity.

Electromagnetic Induction

II: Chemical Structures and Properties

II.9.4: Atoms react with each other to form new molecules.

II.9.4.D 10: Describe the general structure of the atom, and explain how the properties of the first 10 elements in the Periodic Table are related to their atomic structure.

Element Builder

II.9.4.D 11: Describe how atoms combine to form new substances by transferring electrons (ionic bonding) or sharing electrons (covalent bonding).

Covalent Bonds
Ionic Bonds

II.9.4.D 12: Explain the chemical composition of acids and bases, and explain the change of pH in neutralization reactions.

pH Analysis
pH Analysis: Quad Color Indicator

II.9.5: Carbon's chemical properties allow numerous compounds that reflect the chemical structure of its molecules.

II.9.5.D 14: Describe combustion reactions of hydrocarbons and their resulting by-products.

Chemical Equations

III: Global Interdependence

III.9.7: Elements on Earth move among reservoirs in the solid earth, oceans, atmosphere and organisms as part of biogeochemical cycles.

III.9.7.D 18: Explain how chemical and physical processes drive carbon to cycle through the major Earth reservoirs.

Cell Energy Cycle

III.9.8: The use of resources by human populations affects the quality of the environment.

III.9.8.D 22: Explain how the accumulation of carbon dioxide (CO2) in the atmosphere increases Earth’s “greenhouse” effect and may cause climate changes.

Greenhouse Effect

Correlation last revised: 4/28/2016

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