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Science Crossword
By Barb Stephens


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Fill in the words to the crossword puzzle using these clues.
ACROSS

2. B__________ developed the principle that explains how a plane can fly.

5. Air has W________ in it, but the molecules are so small you don't always feel the dampness.

7. The force that keeps us from floating is called G_________.

8. The P________ in the center of each eye adjusts in size depending on how much light is available.

9. P________ discovered that pressure in a closed container of gas or liquid is equal in all directions.

11. An O__________ illusion is something you "see" that really isn't there.

13. The blanket of air around the earth is its A________________.

14. Your eyes are very much like the L_____ of a camera.

16. We learn all about these laws, principles, and phenomenon in the S_______________ Activity Badge.

17. I_________ is a phenomenon that says things in motion tend to stay in motion and things at rest tend to stay at rest.
DOWN

1. Some liquids when they get solid, form shapes called C________ that are all the same shape.

2. Your B__________ enables you to stand steadily, and it's also a mechanical tool that lets you weigh things.

3. Mixing cool air into warm air causes a mist of F____ to appear.

4. An educated scientific "guess" is a H_______________.

6. A scientific task that tests a hypothesis is an E______________.

10. C___________ air used in machines like air pumps and jackhammers helps do work.

12. Air pressure at sea level is about 15 pounds per square inch, but in higher areas it decreases so the pressure is L_______.

15. The R________ in the eye focuses an image of what you're looking at.


Last updated June 8, 1996

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