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Types of Scientists

Match the name of the scientist to the type of problems that the scientist studies. Place the

Table 1: Names of Types of Scientists

Letter

Name of the Type of Scientist

A

Zoologist

B

Physiology

C

Biologist

D

Paleontologist

E

Ecologist

F

Botanist

G

Physicist

H

Anthropologist

I

Oceanographer

J

Ichthyology

K

Astronomy

L

Entomology

M

Environmental Chemist

N

Archeologist

O

Meteorologist

P

Geologist

 

 

Table 2: Description of What the Scientist Studies

What the Type of Scientist Studies

Letter for Name

1st Try

Letter for Name

2nd Try

Scientists who study existing and past human cultures, the way people live.

   

Scientists who study artifacts and ruins from past civilizations.

   

Scientists who study the animal kingdom, classification of animals, animal habits and location of animals.

   

Scientists who study insects.

   

Scientists who study fish.

   

Scientists who study living systems.

   

Scientists who study the relationship between living organisms and their environment.

   

Scientists who study the earth and the process that shape the earth.

   

Scientists who study how substances react to effect the environment.

   

Scientists who study the weather.

   

Scientists who study planets, stars and the universe.

   

Scientists who study how animals move.

Scientists who study plants.

   

Scientist who study the fundamental structure of matter.

   

Scientist who studies the ocean.

   

Scientists who study ancient life on earth and fossils.