Science: Chemistry, Physics, Geology

Below is either a list of themes or a list of 8 puzzles for a specific theme. Click on a theme or puzzle that will take you to an interactive activity. All content is printable without a charge. Thank you for sharing our vocabulary content with others.
NOTE: Each theme has a corresponding vocabulary word list that can be accessed from the home page "Word List" menu bar or below the series of puzzle activities. For answers to any questions, please email jancook{at}


Interactive Puzzles [3]
Crossword [0]
Fill In the Blanks [1]
Word Search [0]
Definition Match [1]
Concentration Puzzles [0]
Synonyms and Antonyms [0]
Word Find [0]
True or False [0]
Reading Passage [1]

Vocabulary Word List for Science: Chemistry, Physics, Geology (467)

  • A)

    Abiosis, Abrade, Absorption, Acceleration, Accumulation, Acid, Acidic, Activist, Adaptation, Agonistic, Agrarian, Airborne, Alchemist, Alignment, Allele, Alluvial, Alveoli, Ambiparous, Amphibian, Amplitude, Analysis, Ancestor, Anodize, Anomaly, Anther, Antigen, Apiary, Apparatus, Application, Approximation, Aquatic, Aquifer, Arboreal, Archeology, Artery, Assessment, Asteroid, Atmosphere, Atomic, Atrophy, Attenuate, Aven, Aviary, Axis

  • B)

    Bacteria, Balance, Bases, Biome, Biosphere, Black hole, Blight, Buoyancy

  • C)

    Calcium, Canopy, Capacity, Capillary, Carapace, Carcinogen, Catalyst, Cauldron, Celestial, Cells, Centigrade, Centimeter, Centrifugal, Chemical reaction, Chemicals, Chemistry, Chlorophyll, Choked, Chromosome, Chronic, Churn, Classification, Climate, Cloud, Comet, Composition, Compound, Compression, Condensation, Conditions, Conduction, Conductivity, Conservation, Constant, Constellation, Continental, Convection, Convention, Cool, Core, Cosmic, Crater, Creature, Crystals, Cycle, Cytoplasm

  • D)

    Dampness, Data, Decay, Decibel, Deciduous, Defoliate, Density, Denude, Dependency, Deposits, Depth, Desiccant, Detritus, Development, Digestible, Dilute, Direction, Disappearance, Discovery, Dislodge, Displace, Dissection, Dissolution, Dissolve, Distance, Diurnal, Diverse, Doldrums, Dynamics

  • E)

    Earthquake, Eclipse, Ecology, Ecosystem, Electricity, Elements, Elevation, Embryo, Endangered, Endocrine, Energy, Entropy, Environment, Enzyme, Epidermis, Epoch, Equilibrium, Equine, Erosion, Essential, Estuary, Ethical, Evaporation, Event, Evidence, Evolution, Examination, Existence, Expansion, Experiment, Exploration extinction, Extreme

  • F)

    Facet, Fault, Fauna, Feldspar, Ferment, Fission, Fissure, Flora, Flourish, Flowstone, Foliage, Food chain, Forage, Force, Forecast, Forensics, Formations, Fossil fuel, Frequency, Friction, Fungi, Fusion

  • G)

    Galaxy, Gastric, Geo-science, Geothermal, Germination, Gestation, Global, Gravitation, Green, Greenhouse effect, Grotto, Groundwater

  • H)

    Habitat, Heat, Heavens, Hemisphere, Hemoglobin, Herpetologist, Hormones, Host, Humidity, Hyaline, Hydrogen, Hydrology, Hypothesis

  • I)

    Ichthyology, Illumination, Imagination, Impact, Impulse, Incandescent, Indigenous, Inertia, Inevitable, Inherit, Inquiry, Insoluble, Instinct, Instruments, Integrity, Intelligence, Interact, Interdependence, Interplanetary, Invertebrate, Investigation, Invisible, Ions, Irradiate, Isobar, Isotope

  • J)

    Joule, Jungle, Jurassic, Jutting

  • K)

    Kilometer, Kinetics, Kingdom, Knot

  • L)

    Laser, Latitude, Lava, Lethal, Life, Lift, Light, Limestone, Lipid, Lithosphere, Load, Lodestone, Luminous, Luster

  • M)

    Magma, Magnet, Magnetism, Mangrove, Mantle, Marine, Marsh, Mass, Matter, Measurements, Mechanical, Meiosis, Meridian, Metamorphosis, Meteor, Microbes, Microcosm, Migration, Millennia, Minerals, Modulate, Moisture, Molecule, Molten, Monograph, Monolith, Motion, Movement, Mutant, Mutation, Mysterious

  • N)

    Natural, Navigable, Navigation, Negligence, Nervous system, Nesting, Neutrons, Niche, Nocturnal, Nuclear energy, Numerous, Nurture

  • O)

    Obsidian, Ocean, Oceanography, Omnivorous, Oolites (cave pearls), Opaque, Orbit, Organ, Organism, Ornithology, Osmosis, Oxygen

  • P)

    Paleontologist, Parallax, Particle, Penumbra, Percolate, Permafrost, Permutation, Petrify, Petrograph, Phenomena, Physical property, Planetary, Plasma, Polar, Pole, Pollination, Polymer, Population, Precipitation, Predator, Prehensile, Preservation, Preserve, Pressure, Primate, Pristine, Probe, Process, Propagation, Properties, Protected, Proton, Pulley

  • Q)

    Qualitative data, Quantum, Quark, Quarry

  • R)

    Radiation, Radioactivity, Rain forest, Ratio, Reaction, Reagent, Realm, Redwoods, Reeds, Reflection, Refraction, Relationships, Reptile, Research, Resistance, Resonate, Rookery, Rubble, Runoff

  • S)

    Salinity, Sandbar, Satellite, Saturation, Scientific investigation, Scientist, Sea floor, Season, Sedentary, Sediment, Sedimentary, Seepage, Seismic, Sensors, Shard, Similarity, Solar, Soluble, Solvent, Sonic, Sound, Source, Species, Spectacular, Spectrum, Speed, Sphere, Spring, Stage, Stalactite, Stalagmites, Stimulus, Substance, Subterranean, Sulfuric acid, Surface, Survival, Swamp, Sylvan, Symbiosis, Symbol, Synergy, Synthesis

  • T)

    Taiga, Taxidermy, Technology, Tectonics, Temperate, Temperature, Terrestrial, Thermals, Thermometer, Thrust, Torque, Toxin, Trade winds, Transformation tremors, Tropical

  • U)

    Umbra, Unbelievable, Underwater, Unearth, Unique, Unite, Unity, Universal, Unpredictable, Unusual, Ursine

  • V)

    Vacuole, Valuable, Vapor, Variable, Variety, Vast, Velocity, Ventifact, Verdant, Vespiary, Viable, Vibration, Virus, Viscosity, Visible, Vista, Vital, Vitreous, Volt, Volume, Vulpine

  • W)

    Wave, Wax, Weather, Westerlies, Wetlands, Whitewater

  • X)

    Xeriscape, Xylem

  • Y)


  • Z)

    Zero-impact, Zone, Zygote offers more than 680 word lists. To see Science word lists, please go to the home page for word games, interactive worksheets, word puzzles and themed content with Latin roots that align with Common Core Standards.. 2500 pages of free content are available only online. There are no fees and no ads.