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Holt Science Spectrum: Physical Science, Integrating Chemistry, Physics, Earth Science, Space Science, Mathematics

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9780030390937

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0030390931
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Pub. Date:
1/31/2005
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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt School
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Table of Contents

How to Use Your Textbook xviii
Safety in the Laboratory xx
Introduction to Science
2(34)
The Nature of Science
4(8)
The Way Science Works
12(8)
Organizing Data
20(16)
Graphing Skills
27(1)
Chapter Review
28(3)
Standardized Test Prep
31
Conversions
17(6)
Writing Scientific Notation
23(1)
Using Scientific Notation
24(1)
Significant Figures
25(11)
Integrating Biology Connection to Language Arts
Matter
36(32)
What Is Matter?
38(7)
Properties of Matter
45(8)
Changes of Matter
53(15)
Study Skills
59(1)
Chapter Review
60(3)
Standardized Test Prep
63
Density
48
Science and the Consumer Dry Cleaning: How Are Stains Dissolved?
43(8)
Real World Applications Choosing Materials
51(15)
Integrating Biology
Viewpoints Paper or Plastic at the Grocery Store?
66(2)
States of Matter
68(34)
Matter and Energy
70(10)
Fluids
80(7)
Behavior of Gases
87(15)
Graphing Skills
93(1)
Chapter Review
94(3)
Standardized Test Prep
97
Pascal's Principle
84(7)
Boyle's Law
91
Science and the Consumer Refrigeration
79(4)
Real World Applications Density on the Move
83(17)
Integrating Space Science
Biology
Science in Action Plasma
100(2)
Atoms and the Periodic Table
102(40)
Atomic Structure
104(7)
A Guided Tour of the Periodic Table
111(9)
Families of Elements
120(9)
Using Moles to Count Atoms
129(13)
Math Skills
135(1)
Chapter Review
136(3)
Standardized Test Prep
139
Conversion Factors
132(1)
Converting Amount to Mass
133(1)
Converting Mass to Amount
134(8)
Integrating Earth Science
Connection to Architecture
The Structure of Matter
142(40)
Compounds and Molecules
144(7)
Ionic and Covalent Bonding
151(8)
Compound Names and Formulas
159(6)
Organic and Biochemical Compounds
165(17)
Study Skills
173(1)
Chapter Review
174(3)
Standardized Test Prep
177
Writing Ionic Formulas
161(19)
Integrating Space Science
Connections to Fine Arts
Social Studies
Career Link
Roberta Jordan, Analytical Chemist
180(2)
Chemical Reactions
182(40)
The Nature of Chemical Reactions
184(6)
Reaction Types
190(8)
Balancing Chemical Equations
198(7)
Rates of Change
205(17)
Math Skills
213(1)
Chapter Review
214(3)
Standardized Test Prep
217
Balancing Chemical Equations
201
Real-World Applications Self-Heating Meals
187(6)
Science and the Consumer Fire Extinguishers: Are They All The Same?
193(27)
Integrating Biology
Earth Science
Environmental Science
Connections to Fine Arts
Social Studies
Viewpoints How Should Life-Saving Inventions Be Introduced?
220(2)
Solutions
222(32)
Solutions and Other Mixtures
224(8)
How Substances Dissolve
232(7)
Solubility and Concentration
239(15)
Graphing Skills
245(1)
Chapter Review
246(3)
Standardized Test Prep
249
Molarity
243
Real-World Applications Chromatography
230(22)
Integrating Biology
Connection to Engineering
Science in Action In Search of a Blood Substitute
252(2)
Acids, Bases, and Salts
254(28)
Acids, Bases, and pH
256(8)
Reactions of Acids with Bases
264(5)
Acids, Bases, and Salts in the Home
269(13)
Graphing Skills
275(1)
Chapter Review
276(3)
Standardized Test Prep
279
Determining pH
262(20)
Connection to Social Studies
Nuclear Changes
282(34)
What Is Radioactivity?
284(9)
Nuclear Fission and Fusion
293(6)
Nuclear Radiation Today
299(17)
Math Skills
307(1)
Chapter Review
308(3)
Standardized Test Prep
311
Nuclear Decay
288(3)
Half-life
291(12)
Real-World Applications Medical Radiation Exposure
303(11)
Integrating Earth Science
Space Science
Career Link
Corinna Wu, Science Reporter
314(2)
Motion
316(28)
Measuring Motion
318(7)
Acceleration
325(6)
Motion and Force
331(13)
Graphing Skills
337(1)
Chapter Review
338(3)
Standardized Test Prep
341
Velocity
323(5)
Acceleration
328(16)
Integrating Mathematics
Forces
344(32)
Laws of Motion
346(6)
Gravity
352(8)
Newton's Third Law
360(16)
Math Skills
367(1)
Chapter Review
368(3)
Standardized Test Prep
371
Newton's Second Law
350(13)
Momentum
363
Science and the Consumer Should a Car's Air Bags Be Disconnected?
348(26)
Integrating Biology
Space Science
Viewpoints Should Bicycle Helmets Be Required by Law?
374(2)
Work and Energy
376(42)
Work, Power, and Machines
378(7)
Simple Machines
385(6)
What Is Energy?
391(9)
Conservation of Energy
400(18)
Graphing Skills
409(1)
Chapter Review
410(3)
Standardized Test Prep
413
Work
379(2)
Power
381(2)
Mechanical Advantage
383(10)
Gravitational Potential Energy
393(2)
Kinetic Energy
395(12)
Efficiency
407
Real-World Applications The Energy in Food
397(19)
Connection to Social Studies
Integrating Biology
Computers and Technology
Career Link
Grace Pierce, Civil Engineer
416(2)
Heat and Temperature
418(34)
Temperature
420(7)
Energy Transfer
427(8)
Using Heat
435(17)
Math Skills
445(1)
Chapter Review
446(3)
Standardized Test Prep
449
Temperature Scale Conversion
424(9)
Specific Heat
433(11)
Real-World Applications Buying Appliances
444(8)
Connection to Social Studies
Integrating Space Science
Health
Earth Science
Biology
Waves
452(36)
Types of Waves
454(9)
Characteristics of Waves
463(9)
Wave Interactions
472(16)
Graphing Skills
479(1)
Chapter Review
480(3)
Standardized Test Prep
483
Wave Speed
468
Science and the Consumer Shock Absorbers: Why Are They Important?
458(28)
Connections to Engineering
Architecture Integrating Earth Science
Career Link Estela Zavala, Ultrasonographer
486(2)
Sound and Light
488(40)
Sound
490(9)
The Nature of Light
499(7)
Reflection and Color
506(6)
Refraction, Lenses, and Prisms
512(16)
Math Skills
519(1)
Chapter Review
520(3)
Standardized Test Prep
523
Real-World Applications Sun Protection
503(23)
Integrating Space Science
Science in Action Holography
526(2)
Electricity
528(34)
Electric Charge and Force
530(7)
Current
537(9)
Circuits
546(16)
Graphing Skills
553(1)
Chapter Review
554(3)
Standardized Test Prep
557
Resistance
543(7)
Electric Power
550
Science and the Consumer Which Is the Best Type of Battery?
540(2)
Real-World Applications The Danger of Electric Shock
542(18)
Connection to Social Studies Integrating Biology
Career Link Robert Martinez, Physicist
560(2)
Magnetism
562(28)
Magnets and Magnetic Fields
564(6)
Magnetism from Electric Currents
570(6)
Electric Currents from Magnetism
576(14)
Study Skills
583(1)
Chapter Review
584(3)
Standardized Test Prep
587(3)
Connection to Social Studies
Integrating Biology
Communication Technology
590(38)
Signals and Telecommunication
592(9)
Telephone, Radio, and Television
601(9)
Computers and the Internet
610(18)
Study Skills
619(1)
Chapter Review
620(3)
Standardized Test Prep
623
Science and the Consumer TV by the Numbers: High-Definition Digital TV
608(9)
Real-World Applications Using a Search Engine
617(9)
Connections to Social Studies
Architecture Integrating Biology
Physics
Science in Action Is There Life Outside Our Solar System?
626(2)
The Solar System
628(36)
Sun, Earth, and Moon
630(7)
The Inner and Outer Planets
637(9)
Formation of the Solar System
646(18)
Study Skills
655(1)
Chapter Review
656(3)
Standardized Test Prep
659
Real-World Applications Deep Space Exploration
644(8)
Real-World Applications Artificial Satellites
652(10)
Connection to Social Studies
Science in Action Mining the Moon
662(2)
The Universe
664(34)
The Life and Death of Stars
666(8)
The Milky Way and Other Galaxies
674(6)
Origin of the Universe
680(18)
Graphing Skills
689(1)
Chapter Review
690(3)
Standardized Test Prep
693
Real-World Applications Radio Telescopes and Cell Phones
678(18)
Connection to Social Studies
Integrating Chemistry
Career Link Joanne Cohn, Cosmologist
696(2)
Planet Earth
698(42)
Earth's Interior and Plate Tectonics
700(9)
Earthquakes and Volcanoes
709(9)
Minerals and Rocks
718(7)
Weathering and Erosion
725(15)
Study Skills
731(1)
Chapter Review
732(3)
Standardized Test Prep
735(3)
Connection to Social Studies
Career Link Geerat Vermeij, Paleontologist
738(2)
The Atmosphere
740(32)
Characteristics of the Atmosphere
742(8)
Water and Wind
750(7)
Weather and Climate
757(15)
Math Skills
763(1)
Chapter Review
764(3)
Standardized Test Prep
767
Real-World Applications Calculating the Distance to a Thunderstorm
759(11)
Integrating Health
Physics
Viewpoints Should Laws Require Zero Emission Cars?
770(2)
Using Natural Resources
772(94)
Organisms and Their Environment
774(8)
Energy and Resources
782(9)
Pollution and Recycling
791(21)
Study Skills
801(1)
Chapter Review
802(3)
Standardized Test Prep
805
Science and the Consumer Sun-Warmed Houses
790(9)
Science and the Consumer Recycling Codes: How Are Plastics Sorted?
799(9)
Connection to Social Studies
Integrating Biology
Science in Action Cars of the Future
808(4)
Reference Section
Appendix A Study Skills
Reading and Study Skills
812(16)
Math Skills Refresher
828(7)
Graphing Skills
835(4)
Lab Skills
839(3)
Appendix B Useful Data
SI Base Units
842(1)
Other Commonly Used Units
842(1)
Densities of Various Materials
843(1)
Specific Heats
843(1)
Periodic Table of the Elements
844(2)
The Electromagnetic Spectrum
846(1)
Properties of the Planets
846(1)
Sky Maps for the Northern Hemisphere
847(1)
The World: Physical
848(2)
Map of United States Natural Resources
850(1)
Typical Weather Map
850(1)
International Weather Symbols
851(1)
Appendix C Problem Bank
852(9)
Appendix D Selected Answers
861(5)
Glossary 866(11)
Glossary (Spanish) 877(14)
Index 891
Laboratory Experiments
Safety in the Laboratory
xx
Skills Practice Lab
Making Measurements
32(66)
Boiling and Freezing
98(80)
Comparing Polymers
178(72)
Investigating How Temperature Affects Gas Solubility
250(30)
Measuring Quantities in an Acid-Base Reaction
280(32)
Simulating Nuclear Decay Reactions
312(30)
Static, Sliding, and Rolling Friction
342(72)
Determining Energy for a Rolling Ball
414(110)
Forming Images with Lenses
524(34)
Constructing Electric Circuits
558(66)
Determining the Speed of Sound
624(36)
Estimating the Size and Power Output of the Sun
660(34)
Investigating Different Types of Galaxies
694(42)
Analyzing Seismic Waves
736(70)
Changing the Form of a Fuel
806
Design Your Own Lab
Testing the Conservation of Mass
64(76)
Comparing the Physical Properties of Elements
140(78)
Measuring the Rate of a Chemical Reaction
218(154)
Measuring Forces
372(78)
Investigating Conduction of Heat
450(34)
Modeling Transverse Waves
484(104)
Making a Better Electromagnet
588(180)
Measuring Temperature Effects
768


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