Vibrations & Waves27 terms
Vibration A repeating, back and forth motion about an equilibrium position. Wave A disturbance that is transmitted progressively from one place to the next with no actual transport … Period The time of a back and forth swing of a pendulum; depends only on the length of the string and the a… Simple Harmonic Motion The back and forth vibratory motion of a swinging pendulum. Sine Curve A pictorial representation of a wave. Crest The high points on a wave. Trough The low points on a wave.
World War 1 Vocab25 terms
Long Fuse MANIA; Militarism, Alliances, Nationalism, Imperialism, Assassination Entente Diplomatic relationship; doesn't necessarily mean they'll join in war together Militarism Building up of the military in weapons; armed race Nationalism The idea that people with the same ethnic origins, language and political ideals had the right to fo… Ultimatum A final proposal or statement of conditions Mobilize To prepare for war Neutrality Nonparticipation in a dispute or war
Art - Sculptures24 terms
Full round 3 dimensional. Seeing a sculpture in different angles. Relief Attached to a base; viewed from only one side. Bas Relief Sculpture that projects a small distance from it base; 3D, but maintains a 2D background. Linear Sculpture constructed with thin items and seen in one direction. Subtraction Removing material to end up with a sculpture; begins with a large block. Marble Rock made in a broad range of colors. Construction Using raw materials to add elements to a sculpture.
European Nations & Capitals28 terms
Vienna Austria Brussels Belgium Sarajevo Bosnia-Herzegovina Sofia Bulgaria Zagreb Croatia Prague Czech Republic Copenhagen Denmark
Art Chapter 2 Part 223 terms
Composition In visual art and architecture, the arrangement of line, form, mass and color Line 1st element. A basic building block of a visual design. In two-dimensional art its defined as a line… Form 2nd element. Defines space described by line. Another word for form is shape. Color 3rd element. The appearance of surfaces in terms of hue, value and saturation. Hue A specific color with a measurable wave length. Primary and Secondary Hues Red Blue Yellow. Purple Orange Green. Color Wheel A series of colors arranged into a wheel. Used as a visual guide for a clearer choice of color to us…
Art Chapter 2 Part 130 terms
Medium The binding agent that holds the pigments together. Drawing The foundation of two-dimensional art that utilizes a wide variety of materials. Divided into two gr… Chalk Dry media. Creates a wide variety of tonal areas with extremely subtle transitions between areas. Ca… Charcoal Dry media. A burnt wood product that requires a rough surface for the medium to show. Smudges easily… Graphite Dry media. Most familiar as pencil lead, and can be used in various degrees of hardness. The harder … Pastel Dry media. The combination of a colored pigment and water-based binder made into crayons. The harder… Pen and Ink Wet media. Gives the artist the possibility of variation in line and texture. Shading.
Art Chapter 122 terms
Arts Things we do daily involve forms called art. It's like the storybook to mankind history and helps us… Activist An artist that tries to send messages to other people. Reporter An artist that reports something when expressing themselves. Analyst An artist that figures something out through their artwork or others. Experiencer An artist that expresses what they experienced. Fine Art (Aesthetic qualities) Painting, sculptures, architecture, music, theatre, dance and cinema. Applied Art Includes architecture and the decorative arts. Has no emotional purpose. Decorative arts include han…
Worldly Wise 3000 Book 10 Lesson 315 terms
Curtail To cut short or reduce. Discriminate To make or recognize clear distinctions; to treat in a less or more favorable way. Espionage The act of spying, especially a government spy obtaining secrets of another government. Inalienable Not able to be taken or given away. Incarcerate To confine or to put in prison. Indignity An insult to one's pride; offensive or humiliating treatment. Indiscriminate Not marked by careful distinctions; haphazard.
New Orleans Hornets15 terms
Hilton Armstrong Number 12; Center Forward; 6 ft., 11 in. Ryan Bowen Number 40; Forward; 6 ft., 9 in. Devin Brown Number 23; Small Forward and Shooting Gaurd; 6 ft., 5 in. Rasual Butler Number 45; Small Forward and Shooting Guard; 6 ft., 7 in. Tyson Chandler Number 6; Center; 7 ft., 1 in. Antonio Daniels Number 50; Gaurd; 6 ft, 4 in. Melvin Ely Number 33; Center Forward; 6 ft., 10 in.