8th Grade Examples Pt. 3

Scientists have been looking for and studying dinosaur bones for almost 200 years.

Confidence Tuple
0.75 (Scientists; have been looking; for)
0.88 (Scientists; studying; dinosaur bones; T:for almost 200 years)

Several analytical approaches have been used to discern the pure impact of soil salinity from other factors of production.

Confidence Tuple
0.94 (Several analytical approaches; have been used; to discern the pure impact of soil salinity from other factors of production)
0.93 (Several analytical approaches; to discern; the pure impact of soil salinity from other factors of production)

She drank pure milk.

Confidence Tuple
0.52 (She; drank; pure milk)

Similarly, when atoms and antiatoms collide, they also destroy one another and release energy.

Confidence Tuple
0.75 (atoms and antiatoms; collide; )
0.71 (they; destroy; one another; T:when atoms and antiatoms collide)

Some mountains visible at the bottom, breaking through the clouds.

Confidence Tuple
0.77 (Some mountains visible at the bottom; breaking; )
Confidence Tuple
0.91 (velocity direction changes; found; L:in these motions)

So, most likely this is a marine natural product, formed by a marine bacterium.

Confidence Tuple
0.91 (a marine natural product; formed; by a marine bacterium)

So they are about the size of a mitochondrion in a eukaryotic cell.

Confidence Tuple
0.72 (they; are; about the size of a mitochondrion in a eukaryotic cell)

Sperm and egg cells are haploid.

Confidence Tuple
0.80 (Sperm and egg cells; are; haploid)

Start the spray flow for the boom using water only.

Confidence Tuple
0.90 (the boom; using only; water)

Students will investigate rates and scales of processes including earthquakes, erosion, mountain building, and resource formation.

Confidence Tuple
0.93 (Students; will investigate; rates and scales of processes including earthquakes, erosion, mountain building, and resource formation)

Students will use a standard format for presenting scientific experiments including sections for hypothesis, procedures, and results.

Confidence Tuple
0.91 (Students; will use; a standard format; for presenting scientific experiments including sections for hypothesis, procedures, and results)
0.91 Context(Students will use,List([0, 17))):(Students; will use a standard format for presenting; scientific experiments including sections for hypothesis, procedures, and results)

Studies of glacial rebound give us information about the flow law of mantle rocks and also past ice sheet history.

Confidence Tuple
0.91 (Studies of glacial rebound; give; us; information about the flow law of mantle rocks and also past ice sheet history)

Study of organisms following absorption of energy from ionizing radiation, particularly damage which may be produced by this energy.

Confidence Tuple
0.89 (particularly damage; may be produced; by this energy)

Subsequent periods of glaciation scraped away topsoil and some of the bedrock.

Confidence Tuple
0.92 (Subsequent periods of glaciation; scraped; away; topsoil)

Such oxidative modification could rupture animal cell membranes.

Confidence Tuple
0.91 (Such oxidative modification; could rupture; animal cell membranes)

Summer temperatures in the northern hemisphere, however, are moderated by a long earth-sun distance.

Confidence Tuple
0.92 (Summer temperatures in the northern hemisphere; are moderated; by a long earth-sun distance)

Sunlight as a home energy source involves the process of capturing the sunlight converting it to heat energy and distributing the heat energy in some fashion.

Confidence Tuple
0.93 (Sunlight as a home energy source; involves; the process of capturing the sunlight)
0.83 (the sunlight; converting; it)

Tecopa soils form from mixed metamorphic and igneous rocks such as schist, gneiss, and quartzite.

Confidence Tuple
0.95 (Tecopa soils; form; from mixed metamorphic and igneous rocks such as schist, gneiss, and quartzite)

That imagery of the butterfly--the metamorphosis from caterpillar to butterfly--from crawling along to spreading wings and taking flight, was particularly lovely.

Confidence Tuple
0.83 (That imagery of the butterfly; was; particularly lovely)

That improves the ventilation and decreases the likelihood of a thermal shutdown.

Confidence Tuple
0.38 (That; improves; the ventilation)
0.34 (That; decreases; the likelihood of a thermal shutdown)

The 7 ecosystems enable the reserve to host an incredible variety of animals and birds.

Confidence Tuple
0.94 (The 7 ecosystems; enable; the reserve to host an incredible variety of animals and birds)
0.90 (the reserve; to host; an incredible variety of animals and birds)

The acceleration is zero because the object is not changing velocity.

Confidence Tuple
0.93 (The acceleration; is; zero; because the object is not changing velocity)
0.90 (the object; is not changing; velocity)

The administration area of the building was converted into a large, gracious entry that faced the parking lot behind the church, where most church members parked.

Confidence Tuple
0.93 (The administration area of the building; was converted; into a large, gracious entry)
0.91 (a large, gracious entry; faced; the parking lot; L:behind the church)
0.94 (most church members; parked; L:the church)

The air handler contains a large blower and a filter just like conventional air conditioners.

Confidence Tuple
0.94 (The air handler; contains; a large blower and a filter just like conventional air conditioners)

The alveoli are the areas of the lung where oxygen and carbon dioxide are exchanged into and out of the blood.

Confidence Tuple
0.94 (The alveoli; are; the areas of the lung where oxygen and carbon dioxide are exchanged into and out of the blood)
0.95 (oxygen and carbon dioxide; are exchanged; into and out of the blood; L:the areas of the lung)

The animal-like part of our brain, the so-called reptile brain, contains our fight or flight response mechanism.

Confidence Tuple
0.59 (The animal-like part of our brain; contains; our fight or flight response mechanism)

The atomic number, that is, the number of protons in the nucleus and the number of electrons around the nucleus is the significant, essential basis for the modern periodic table.

Confidence Tuple
0.99 (the number of protons in the nucleus and the number of electrons around the nucleus; is; the significant, essential basis for the modern periodic table)

The atoms or molecules move more slowly.

Confidence Tuple
0.77 (The atoms or molecules; move more slowly; )

The body of water in front of you was formed by a glacier that once covered this whole valley.

Confidence Tuple
0.76 (The body of water in front of you; was formed; by a glacier)

The body takes food protein, digests it into amino acids to construct all organs and tissues in the body.

Confidence Tuple
0.88 (The body; takes; food protein)
0.73 Context(The body takes,List([0, 14))):(The body; takes food protein digests; it; into amino acids; to construct all organs and tissues in the body)

The cell structure is basically cytoplasm, nucleus, and wall.

Confidence Tuple
0.91 (The cell structure; is basically; cytoplasm, nucleus, and wall)

The compositions of the earth and moon are too different.

Confidence Tuple
0.84 (The compositions of the earth and moon; are; too different)

The course explores ecological adaptations of mammals for surviving the winter in northern latitudes.

Confidence Tuple
0.94 (The course; explores; ecological adaptations of mammals for surviving the winter in northern latitudes)

The crust covers the outer ridged layer of the earth called the lithosphere.

Confidence Tuple
0.94 (The crust; covers; the outer ridged layer of the earth called the lithosphere)
0.94 (the outer ridged layer of the earth; called; the lithosphere)

The determination of energy fluxes and temperature of lakes using satellite images.

Confidence Tuple
0.95 (The determination of energy fluxes and temperature of lakes; using; satellite images)

The difference will be that we will spend more time exploring and studying the varied habitats, diversity of species, and interconnection of the habitats and organisms in the ecosystem as a whole.

Confidence Tuple
0.70 (The difference; will be; that we will spend more time exploring and studying the varied habitats, diversity of species, and interconnection of the habitats and organisms in the ecosystem as a whole)
0.50 Context(The difference will be,List([0, 22))):(we; will spend; more time; exploring and studying the varied habitats, diversity of species, and interconnection of the habitats and organisms in the ecosystem as a whole)
0.16 Context(The difference will be we will spend,List([0, 41))):(we; will spend more time exploring; )
0.40 Context(The difference will be we will spend,List([0, 41))):(we; will spend more time studying; the varied habitats, diversity of species, and interconnection of the habitats and organisms in the ecosystem as a whole)

The documentary also looks at how farmers are learning about ecology and discovering how to produce crops with less pesticides, often eliminating these toxic chemicals altogether.

Confidence Tuple
0.93 (The documentary; looks; at how farmers are learning about ecology and discovering how to produce crops with less pesticides, often eliminating these toxic chemicals altogether)
0.87 (farmers; are learning; about ecology)
0.69 Context(farmers are learning,List([34, 54))):(farmers; are learning about ecology eliminating altogether; T:often)
0.85 (farmers; discovering; how to produce crops with less pesticides)
0.79 Context(farmers discovering,List([34, 84))):(farmers; discovering to produce; crops)

The downward force on the air is equal and opposite to the upward force on the wing.

Confidence Tuple
0.97 (The downward force on the air; is; equal and opposite to the upward force on the wing)

The earth is a dynamic planet with a long history and a story to tell.

Confidence Tuple
0.93 (The earth; is; a dynamic planet)
0.73 (a story; to tell; )

The end result is less pesticide use, reduced waste, and implementation of more environmentally friendly pest control approaches.

Confidence Tuple
0.96 (The end result; is; less pesticide use, reduced waste, and implementation of more environmentally friendly pest control approaches)

The equipment to accomplish this consists only of a water meter suitable for use in hot water.

Confidence Tuple
0.95 (The equipment to accomplish this; consists; only of a water meter suitable for use in hot water)

The evolution of birds provides an example.

Confidence Tuple
0.92 (The evolution of birds; provides; an example)

The first is that naked proteins--prions--can be infectious and can cause infectious diseases.

Confidence Tuple
0.89 (naked proteins; can cause; infectious diseases)
0.45 (The first; is; that naked proteins--prions--can be infectious and can cause infectious diseases)
0.69 Context(The first is,List([0, 12))):(naked proteins; can be; infectious)

The first process of producing complete desiccation is no easy matter, as the temperature must be sufficient to drive off the water, but not so great as to decompose the butter.

Confidence Tuple
0.95 (The first process of producing complete desiccation; is; no easy matter)
0.94 (the temperature; must be; sufficient to drive off the water, but not so great)
0.88 (the temperature; to drive off not so great; the water)

The force of the water was used to move turbines and create electricity.

Confidence Tuple
0.93 (The force of the water; was used; to move turbines and create electricity)
0.87 (The force of the water; to create; electricity)

The formula targets heavy metal toxins and the circulatory system.

Confidence Tuple
0.90 (The formula; targets; heavy metal toxins and the circulatory system)

The function of xylem is to transport water up the stem of the plant from the roots to the leaves and other growing parts.

Confidence Tuple
0.96 (The function of xylem; is; to transport water up the stem of the plant from the roots to the leaves and other growing parts)

The gall bladder is a small pear-shaped organ attached to the underside of the liver.

Confidence Tuple
0.96 (The gall bladder; is; a small pear-shaped organ attached to the underside of the liver)
0.80 (a small pear-shaped organ; attached; )

The group 2 elements are known to form organometallic compounds.

Confidence Tuple
0.77 (The group 2 elements; are known; )
0.91 (The group 2 elements; to form; organometallic compounds)

The intensity of visible sunlight striking the surface of the moon is essentially the same as at the surface of the earth.

Confidence Tuple
0.90 (visible sunlight; striking; the surface of the moon)
0.91 (The intensity of visible sunlight; is essentially; the same as at the surface of the earth)

The land was then planted to corn, using some of the first hybrid seed corn.

Confidence Tuple
0.92 (The land; was planted; to corn; T:then)

The lava that flows into the rivers reaches the ocean.

Confidence Tuple
0.91 (The lava; flows; into the rivers)
0.94 (The lava that flows into the rivers; reaches; the ocean)

The light attracts small fish and invertebrates which in turn attract the large predators.

Confidence Tuple
0.90 (The light; attracts; small fish and invertebrates)
0.88 (invertebrates; attract; the large predators)

The long term result should be an increase in the quantity of project area salmonid populations in the river and creek systems, and an increase in native warmwater fish species in the wetlands themselves.

Confidence Tuple
0.92 (The long term result; should be; an increase in the quantity of project area)

The main function of these cells is to carry oxygen from the lungs to the body tissue and to transfer carbon dioxide from the tissues to the lungs.

Confidence Tuple
0.97 (The main function of these cells; is; to carry oxygen from the lungs to the body tissue and to transfer carbon dioxide from the tissues to the lungs)

The manufacturer can provide specific guidelines for using the product.

Confidence Tuple
0.90 (The manufacturer; can provide; specific guidelines for using the product)

The medicinal part of the plant is its fleshy underground stem.

Confidence Tuple
0.91 (The medicinal part of the plant; is; its fleshy underground stem)

The metabolism of tyrosine in humans takes place primarily in the liver.

Confidence Tuple
0.90 (The metabolism of tyrosine in humans; takes primarily; L:in the liver)

The most important use is in your daily diet for a mineral supply your body needs for optimum health.

Confidence Tuple
0.89 (The most important use; is; in your daily diet for a mineral supply)
0.90 (a mineral supply; needs; for optimum health)

Then 225 million years ago, the dinosaur ruled the planet.

Confidence Tuple
0.94 (the dinosaur; ruled; the planet; T:Then; T:225 million years ago)

The newly emerged dragonfly pumps blood into the wing veins and the wings expand.

Confidence Tuple
0.94 (The newly emerged dragonfly; pumps; blood; into the wing veins)
0.73 (the wings; expand; )

The observations may be due to aggregation phenomena of water molecules in the crystalline phase.

Confidence Tuple
0.94 (The observations; may be; due to aggregation phenomena of water molecules in the crystalline phase)

The organisms in a food chain can be either producers , consumers , or decomposers .

Confidence Tuple
0.93 (The organisms in a food chain; can be; either producers , consumers , or decomposers)

The oxygen evolution by photosynthesis must compensate for the oxygen use by respiration.

Confidence Tuple
0.93 (The oxygen evolution by photosynthesis; must compensate; for the oxygen use by respiration)

The product of this process is a record for each property.

Confidence Tuple
0.94 (The product of this process; is; a record for each property)

The property of luster is dependent upon absorption, reflection, or refraction of light by the mineral surface.

Confidence Tuple
0.96 (The property of luster; is; dependent upon absorption, reflection, or refraction of light by the mineral surface)
0.39 (luster; is dependent upon; absorption)

There are 4 pots with bean plants growing in them on the windowsill.

Confidence Tuple
0.83 (bean plants; growing; L:in them; L:on the windowsill)

There are a broad range of minerals that can be added including common substances such as phosphorus and more exotic substances such as zinc and selenium.

Confidence Tuple
0.68 (minerals; can be added; )

There are a large number of associated measures to ensure the road space released by the fewer cars entering the city will not be taken up by the continuing increase in car use and car ownership.

Confidence Tuple
0.91 (the road space; released; by the fewer cars)
0.91 (the fewer cars; entering; the city)

There are dozens of other smaller steps have not been documented but are no less labor intensive -like fabricating the mirror cells and many small parts, plus the many accessory items.

Confidence Tuple
0.79 (dozens of other smaller steps; have not been documented; )

There are two preventive measures that business owners can use to protect themselves.

Confidence Tuple
0.78 (two preventive measures; can use; to protect themselves)
0.77 Context(two preventive measures can use,List([10, 62))):(business owners; to protect; themselves)

Therefore, they elicit a rapid release of insulin, the hormone that regulates blood-sugar levels.

Confidence Tuple
0.62 (they; elicit; a rapid release of insulin)
0.89 (the hormone; regulates; blood-sugar levels)

There is also an ecological definition of cascade effects, in which the death of one key species in an ecosystem triggers the extinction of other species.

Confidence Tuple
0.95 (the death of one key species in an ecosystem; triggers; the extinction of other species)

The relationship between melting and boiling points, other physical properties, and the presence of impurities, lead the student to investigate the difference between pure substances and mixtures.

Confidence Tuple
0.97 (The relationship between melting and boiling points, other physical properties, and the presence of impurities; lead; the student; to investigate the difference between pure substances and mixtures)
0.90 (the student; to investigate; the difference between pure substances and mixtures)

These activities have contaminated the region with several hazardous substances,including zinc, copper, lead, arsenic and cadmium.

Confidence Tuple
0.94 (These activities; have contaminated; the region; with several hazardous substances,including zinc, copper, lead, arsenic and cadmium)

These are plants that grow in the soil.

Confidence Tuple
0.30 (These; are; plants that grow in the soil)
0.83 (plants; grow; L:in the soil)

These are taken up by cells in our digestive system, mainly in the small intestine, and released to the blood where they are transported to all the cells of the body.

Confidence Tuple
0.39 (These; are taken up; by cells in our digestive system; L:mainly in the small intestine)
0.50 (These; released; to the blood)
0.74 (they; are transported; to all the cells of the body; L:the blood)

These common landforms are caused by deposition of sediment along a coast.

Confidence Tuple
0.91 (These common landforms; are caused; by deposition of sediment along a coast)

These energy sources can be converted into heat, electricity and mechanical energy in several ways.

Confidence Tuple
0.91 (These energy sources; can be converted; into heat, electricity and mechanical energy)

These geologic formations consist mainly of sodium chloride rock, the same substance that, in granular form, is in a salt shaker on the kitchen table.

Confidence Tuple
0.91 (These geologic formations; consist mainly; of sodium chloride rock)
0.92 (the same substance; is; in a salt shaker on the kitchen table)

These insects become food for small fish.

Confidence Tuple
0.90 (These insects; become; food)

The selection pressures that led to inbred love of sports were most likely the need to practice hunting and fighting skills.

Confidence Tuple
0.92 (The selection pressures; led; to inbred love of sports)
0.88 (The selection pressures that led to inbred love of sports; were; most likely)

These organisms live in the blood stream of both salt water and freshwater fish.

Confidence Tuple
0.94 (These organisms; live; L:in the blood stream of both salt water and freshwater fish)

These periodic extinction events, previously thought to have been random, also included the extinction of the dinosaurs 65 million years ago.

Confidence Tuple
0.95 (These periodic extinction events, previously thought to have been random; included; the extinction of the dinosaurs; T:65 million years ago)

These rocks are dissolved by groundwater and typically have caves and sinkholes.

Confidence Tuple
0.90 (These rocks; are dissolved; by groundwater)

These two factors determine the resolution.

Confidence Tuple
0.91 (These two factors; determine; the resolution)

The smallest subdivision of an element that still has properties of that element is an atom.

Confidence Tuple
0.87 (an element; has; properties of that element; T:still)
0.94 (The smallest subdivision of an element; is; an atom)

The spores are blown to and infect flower petals of canola plants.

Confidence Tuple
0.77 (The spores; are blown; to)
0.89 (The spores; infect; flower petals of canola plants)

The strength of the gravitational force depends on the masses of the objects and on the distance between them.

Confidence Tuple
0.92 (The strength of the gravitational force; depends; on the masses of the objects and on the distance between them)

The students should be able to state the main characteristics of mammals which are warm blooded, have back bones, have fur or hair, produce their own milk and have live births.

Confidence Tuple
0.90 (The students; should be; able to state the main characteristics of mammals)
0.89 (The students; to state; the main characteristics of mammals)
0.72 (mammals; are; warm blooded)

The student will predict the number of daylight hours at any place on earth on any date.

Confidence Tuple
0.90 (The student; will predict; the number of daylight hours; L:at any place on earth on any date)

The sweet-water sap is then boiled in pans to evaporate the liquid.

Confidence Tuple
0.94 (The sweet-water sap; is boiled; L:in pans; to evaporate the liquid; T:then)

The upper rocks, composed of sandy limestone, contain fossils of fish, mollusks and coral, suggesting formation in a shallow sea near the coast.

Confidence Tuple
0.90 (The upper rocks; composed; of sandy limestone)
0.92 (The upper rocks, composed of sandy limestone; contain; fossils of fish, mollusks and coral)
0.88 Context(The upper rocks , composed of sandy limestone contain,List([0, 53))):(The upper rocks, composed of sandy limestone; contain fossils of fish, mollusks and coral suggesting; formation in a shallow sea near the coast)

The ways in which a family member reacts to behavior change will differ, however, each member will react.

Confidence Tuple
0.69 (each member; will react; )
0.84 Context(each member will react,List([82, 104))):(The ways in which a family member reacts to behavior change; will differ; however)

The wedged shape of the vertebral body is characteristic.

Confidence Tuple
0.88 (The wedged shape of the vertebral body; is; characteristic)

The white cloud is actually water droplets.

Confidence Tuple
0.91 (The white cloud; is actually; water droplets)

The white spots around the galaxy are the hundred and more globular clusters of stars which surround it.

Confidence Tuple
0.93 (The white spots around the galaxy; are; the hundred and more globular clusters of stars)
0.67 (stars; surround; it)

They are organized into two main categories.

Confidence Tuple
0.62 (They; are organized; into two main categories)

They are solid substances that are a good conductors of heat and electricity.

Confidence Tuple
0.48 (They; are; solid substances that are a good conductors of heat and electricity)
0.89 (solid substances; are; a good conductors of heat and electricity)