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Science Quest 10, Student Workbook, Australian Curriculum Edition

Science Quest 10, Student Workbook, Australian Curriculum Edition

Graeme Lofts, Merrin J. Evergreen

ISBN: 978-1-742-46155-7

Feb 2012

104 pages

Select type: Paperback

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Description

Science Quest 10 Australian Curriculum Edition Student Workbook is designed to deepen and enhance student learning with additional classroom or homework activities for each chapter.

FEATURES
• A focus on literacy and numeracy skills
• Comprehension and extension of key concepts
• Chapter review puzzles, summaries and worksheets

Worksheet answers and editable Word versions of the worksheets and other resources can be accessed online by teachers through the Science Quest 10 Australian Curriculum Edition eGuidePLUS available online at the JacarandaPLUS website (www.jacplus.com.au).

 

Acknowledgements iv

Student reflection grid v

Chapter 1 — Think quest 1

Worksheet 1.1 Layers of learning 1

Worksheet 1.2 Science and ethics 3

Worksheet 1.3 Difficult decisions 5

Worksheet 1.4 Think quest: Summary 7

Chapter 2Getting into genes 9

Worksheet 2.1 Genes and chromosomes 9

Worksheet 2.2 DNA 11

Worksheet 2.3 Mitosis 13

Worksheet 2.4 Meiosis 15

Worksheet 2.5 Dominant and recessive 16

Worksheet 2.6 Mendel’s experiments 17

Worksheet 2.7 Pedigrees 18

Worksheet 2.8 Getting into genes: Puzzle 19

Worksheet 2.9 Getting into genes: Summary 20

Chapter 3Evolution 21

Worksheet 3.1 Struggling to survive 21

Worksheet 3.2 Isolation and new species 23

Worksheet 3.3 Geological time 25

Worksheet 3.4 Fossils 27

Worksheet 3.5 Ages of fossils 29

Worksheet 3.6 Evolution: Puzzle 31

Worksheet 3.7 Evolution: Summary 32

Chapter 4Chemical patterns 33

Worksheet 4.1 Periodic table 33

Worksheet 4.2 Elements and atomic numbers 35

Worksheet 4.3 Electron shells 36

Worksheet 4.4 The structure of the atom 37

Worksheet 4.5 Ionic bonding 39

Worksheet 4.6 Writing formulae for ionic compounds 40

Worksheet 4.7 Electron configurations 41

Worksheet 4.8 Covalent bonding 42

Worksheet 4.9 Chemical formulae 43

Worksheet 4.10 Chemical patterns: Summary 44

Chapter 5Chemical reactions 45

Worksheet 5.1 Chemical equations 45

Worksheet 5.2 Balancing chemical equations 46

Worksheet 5.3 A world of reactions 47

Worksheet 5.4 Precipitation 48

Worksheet 5.5 Metal displacement 49

Worksheet 5.6 Corrosion and combustion 50

Worksheet 5.7 Speeding up reactions 51

Worksheet 5.8 Chemical reactions: Summary 52

Chapter 6 — The mysterious universe 53

Worksheet 6.1 Observing stars 53

Worksheet 6.2 The sun and nuclear fusion 55

Worksheet 6.3 The brightness of stars 56

Worksheet 6.4 Star life cycles 57

Worksheet 6.5 The expanding universe 59

Worksheet 6.6 The big bang 61

Worksheet 6.7 Telescopes 63

Worksheet 6.8 The mysterious universe: Summary 64

Chapter 7 — Global systems 65

Worksheet 7.1 Nature’s time machine 65

Worksheet 7.2 Cycles in nature 67

Worksheet 7.3 Ozone layer 68

Worksheet 7.4 Global warming 69

Worksheet 7.5 Slowing global warming — alternatives 71

Worksheet 7.6 A dome away from home 73

Chapter 8 — Forces, energy and motion 77

Worksheet 8.1 Speed and velocity 77

Worksheet 8.2 Ticker tapes 78

Worksheet 8.3 Acceleration 79

Worksheet 8.4 Inertia and motion 80

Worksheet 8.5 Force and gravity 81

Worksheet 8.6 Newton’s Second Law 82

Worksheet 8.7 Newton’s Third Law 83

Worksheet 8.8 Forces, energy and motion: Summary 84

Chapter 9 — Science quests 85

Worksheet 9.1 Inventions and innovations 85

Worksheet 9.2 Science under scrutiny 87

Worksheet 9.3 Great ideas and lucky breaks! 89

Worksheet 9.4 Killer-bot 91

Worksheet 9.5 Big picture science 92 G