Vocab Unit 2

Term Definition adverse hostile assailant a person who attacks confront to meet face to face depict to portray groundless without reason hypocrite someone who pretends that he or she is not mimic (V) to imitate mimic (n) a person who does imitations serene peaceful sheepish embarrassed arid adj extremely dry billow a large wave constrain…

Vocabulary Unit 2

Term Definition available (adj)ready to use, at hand cater to satisfy the needs of, trying to make things easy and pleasant, to supply food and service customary usual, expected, routine dissuade to persuade not to do something entrepreneur a person who starts up and takes on the risk of a business firebrand a piece of…

Landforms vocabulary

Term Definition constructive processes are processes that create landfoms destructive processes are processes that destroy landforms weathering is the process that break down rocks at or near the surface of the earth erosion is the movement of sediments and soil by wind, water, ice , and gravity watershed is all the water flows over or…

SS Unit 2 Vocab 7th colonization

Term Definition Colonization The claiming and settlement of foreign territories for the purpose of gaining resources for the mother country Colony A territory that is under the political control of another country Conquistador A Spanish conqueror in the Americas Encomienda A system in which the Spanish king gave Spanish settlers the right to the labor…

Mesopotamia

Term Definition Fertile Crescent Located between the Tigris and Euphrates Rivers, a large arch of fertile farmland Irrigation the supply of water to fields using man made systems Canal human-made waterways that carry water to land Surplus more than is needed (usually used to describe a supply of food) City-State consists of a city and…

chapter 5 vocab

Question Answer Republic a form of government in which citizens elect their leaders Legion large groups of roman soldiers Patrician The ruling class of ancient roman plebeian ordinary citizens in ancient roman consul head of a government usally with a limited term in office veto to reject paretor romen government officals who interpreted the law…

Banking Unit 4 Terms from Unit 4

Term Definition Aggregate Measures Tools used to estimate the size of the money supply. Annual Percentage Rate Nominal rate on which interest is calculated per year. Annual Percentage Yield Effective rate of interest when compounding is factored in. Certificate of Deposit (CD) Savings instrument with fixed interest rate and fixed maturity date. Commodity Money Currency…

social studies

Question Answer better methods of shipbulding were one reason more trade took place in the east true many eurpeons became rich because of what they were doing traded exotic goods such as silk and spices from Asia europeans sent explores to discover faster trade routes to the east true marco polo set sail because of…

Code unit 2 vocab vocab

Term Definition Variable A variable is a container for memory. It is something that the code can access again and again. Variable Example X=5winter=(image of winter) Variable = The = means "gets" not equal to Assign a variable To store a value in memory with a name String Text that is printed on the user…

focus: arch! parts

Question Answer arch/archa/arche first, chef, rule crac government, rule glyph carve hier/heiro sacred type model, impression -ic like, related to -ics science, system, related to -y state of, quality, act; body, group

RI.3.9

Word Definition compare to tell how things are the same contrast to tell how things are different fact information that is true and can be proven topic the subject of a text or what it is talking about phrase a group of words dictionary a tool (book or electronic) used to search for words and…

Irregular Verbs

Question Answer Ir To go Ser To be Dar To give Ver To see Poner (U in the stem change) To put Hacer (I in the stem change) To do, to make Decir (J in the stem change) To say, To tell Andar (V in the stem change To work, To go Estar (V in…

PBA Spanish 3 Review

Question Answer asignatura course/class vinculo link navegar surf red internet mundo world oir to listen dormir to sleep buscar to search seguir to continue avion airplane aprender to learn enviar to send ver to see saber to know contaminacion ambiental pollution bajar programas to download hay there is motores de busqueda search engine ajedrez chess…

unit 3 spelling

Term Definition correction someone points out a mistake select you pick a certain object and/or thing discuss talks for a point depression the act of sadness instruction teaching or doing what told impress to show off in a good way inspect look closley

Heros journey Eng. 4

Question Answer An archetype is a universal symbol which means what? A symbol image motif or pattern that recurs across different cultures and literatures and which tends to have a common meaning What is the separation from the known? The call the refusal of the call the threshold with guardians helpers and mentors What is…

Chapter 7

Question Answer What is action potential? Sending information in the form of electrical signals Where does AP originate and travel to? Axon hillock Leak Channels Always open, throughout neuron, resting membrane potential Ligand-gated channels Open or close in response to ligand binding, dendrites and cell body, synaptic potentials Voltage gated channels Open or close in…

focus: arch! words

Question Answer archaic belonging to an earlier period; ancient hierocracy government by clergymen hierarch a religious leader in a position of authority archetype an original model on which something is patterned; prototype hieroglyphics the picture script of the ancient Egyptian priesthood hierarchy a system in which people or things are arranged according to their rank…

Chapter 5 vocab

Term Definition republic a form of government in which citizens elect their leaders legion large groups of Roman soldiers patrician the ruling class of rome consul head of a government, usually with a limited term in office veto to reject praetor Roman government officials who interpreted the law and served as a judge tribune an…

Chapter Three Vocabulary

Term Definition Exhortation An address or communication emphatically urging someone to do something Metabolism The chemical processes that occur within a living organism in order to maintain life Cunningly In a clever and deceitful way; or ingenious Intervention Action taken to improve a situation, especially a medical disorder Strides A step or stage in progress…

shakesphere mm

Term Definition Blank Verse unrhymed iambic pentameter iambic pentameter poetry containing 10 syllables per line stressed/ unstressed, stressed/unstressed Soliloquy lines in a play which a character speaks while alone on stage, revealing thoughts to the audience tragedy A drama or literary work in which the main character is brought to ruin or suffers extreme sorrow,…

Vocab Unit 2

Question Answer antics (n. pl.) ridiculous and unpredictable behavior or actions avowed (adj., part.) declared openly and without shame, acknowledged banter (v.) to exchange playful remarks, tease; (n.) talk that is playful and teasing bountiful (adj.) giving freely, generous; plentiful, given abundantly congested (adj., part.) overcrowded, filled or occupied to excess detriment (n.) harm or…

chapter 5 voc

Term Definition Republic A form of government in which citizens elect their leaders. Legion Large groups of roman soldiers. Patrician The ruling of roman soldiers. Plebeian Ordinary citisen in ancient roman Consul Head of a government usually with a limited term in office. Veto To reject. Praetor Roman government officials who interpreted the law and…

Science

Question Answer What is and independent variable The variable being changed in the experiment What is a dependent variable Factor that is being measured What are control and experimental group Sample treated like the other experimental groups except the independent variable is not applied to it used for comparison (the normal groups are being treated…

chapter 5 vocab

Term Definition republic a form of government in which citizens elect their leaders legion large groups of Roman soldiers patrician the ruling class of ancient Rome plebeian ordinary citizens in ancient Rome consul head of a government, usually with a limited term in office veto to reject praetor Roman government officials who interpreted the law…