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Proton

Possess a positive charge.

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Science

Use of knowledge in an organized and classified manner.

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Ionization

Process of adding or removing an electrons.

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Substance

Material that has a definite and constant composition.

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Weight

Force that an object exerts under the influence of gravity.

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Period

The time required to complete one cycle of the wave.

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Energy

Ability to do work.

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Photon or quantum

Small bundle of energy.

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Electrical energy

The result of the movement of electrons.

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Electromagnetic energy

The result of electric and magnetic disturbances in space.

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Mass

Quantity of matter contained in an object.

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Chemical energy

Energy release during a chemical reaction.

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Matter

Anything that has mass and occupies space.

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Nuclear energy

Energy stored in the nucleus of each atom.

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Neutrons

Are electrically neutral.

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Electrons

Possess a negative charge.

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Thermal energy

The result of the motion of atoms and molecules.

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Mixture

Is formed when two or more substances are combined.

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Mechanical energy

The result of the action of machines or physical movement.

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Frequency

Number of waves that pass a particular point in a given time frame.

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Amplitude

The intensity of the wave defined by its maximum height.

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Elements

92 naturally occur, identified on the periodic table.

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Kinetic energy

Energy of motion.

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Nucleus

The small, dense center of an atom.

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Potential energy

Energy of an object because of its position.

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Wavelength

Distance between any two successive points on a wave.

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Valence

The chemical combining characteristics of an atom.