Praxis II multiple subjects 5001
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Is division of power between central government and Constitution government called states in the US
Checks and balances
Constitutional agreement of powers that prevents one branch of the government from becoming too powerful.
Rule of law
Not one person is above the law
Election of the House of Representatives
Every two years for every person
The value of an opportunity supersedes the value of another opportunity.
First lunar quarter
The moon is a sphere went to steer is split into four it appears that it is half of the sphere because of how we are facing it also because the sun Earth and Moon form a triangle with earth at the right angle.
What our body does to cool down and not to warm up.
Body shiver mammals fluff up their hair and contract certain blood vessels.
Length times with times height
A concrete object that represents an idea or concept.
Getting animals plants and ideas the qualities of a human.
A direct comparison of two objects without the use of a comparison word.
The comparison of two unlike objects using the words like or as.
Takes the serious side of life and makes it light, humorous, or funny.
A traditional story passed down through the ages, centering on a particular hero.
A story combining history, math, and fact.
Descriptive signal words
Above, across, along, over, and beside
A poetry defined by the arrangement of the words on the page. The shape that the words form has a significant visual effect. There is no requirement regarding the number of lines.
Constructing meaning from the written word
A five-line, usually humorous, verse with "aabba" rhyme scheme.
A form of poetry containing five minds of two, four, six, eight, and two syllables, respectively.
A poem morning the death of an individual
Expresses the emotions of the poet and has a musical quality
Examples of expository writing
Essay, directions, and editorial
Examples of a narrative writing
Short story, novel, epic, sonnet, ode, ballad, legend, elegy, and tragedy
Has one independent clause and no D pendant clauses
Two independent clauses
Includes Dependant clause
The reading process primarily occurs...
In the brain
The study of word formation in a language, including inflection, derivation, and compound formations.
Is the study of the history of words
Substituting one word for another that has close association to it
Concerns the system of writing, including punctuation, spelling, and capitalization
An informal expression that is usually accepted in spoken and written language
That number that is needed to bring the result to zero. For example -1/2+1/2 = 0
The number that, when multiplied by the original number, will provide a product of 1.
How does the Sahara desert divide Africa into two regions?
One with in and north of the Sahara and one south of the Sahara
Free market economy
One in which the consumers decide what to buy and producers are allowed to set their own prices.
Command or planned economy
One in which the government decides how much consumers will pay for goods and services and how much of these items producers will produce
An economy in which the consumers, the producers, and the government all have a say in how many goods and services will be provided and what there's prices will be
And economy in which the government and consumers decide what actions to take based on what the economy has been like in the past
The Conda me of a specific location, such as a city or state.
War of 1812
Ended when the US Senate ratified the treaty of Ghent. Both parties had to sign.
The war began when William Hull invaded Canada.
In 1605 the territory from Quebec to Philadelphia was known as
The suppression of the whiskey rebellion in western Pennsylvania led to...
The first successful exercise a federal authority.
Involves two or more countries sharing the same Currency.
The Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo
Two large Mexican territory to the US in 1848. This tree completely ended the Mexican-American war.
The Adams Onis Treaty
1819, allow the US to purchase Florida from Spain
The Treaty of San Francisco
1951, was a peace treaty made between the Allied powers and Japan
The treaty of alliance
1778, concerned alliance of the colonies participating in the American revolution with France
1950s, held investigation to many members of the entertainment industry and political world to see if they aided the Communist Party
Female citizens the right to vote
1920 with the ratification of the 19th amendment
The gilded age
1865 to 1893,Great wealth displayed and obtained by American businessman in the second Industrial Revolution like a J.P. Morgan, Andrew Carnegie, and Henry Flagler
Created by Duke Williams a.k.a. William the conqueror, in the system, tenants were granted the right to live and produce crops on land by farming it primarily for the benefit of the landowner.
The art, science, and technology of creating maps and globes.
The great Irish famine
Caused the large numbers of Irish citizens to immigrate to large US cities.
Well developed Native Americans that live in the Arctic regions of North America, including Alaska.
Native Americans who lived in the Great lakes in Ohio Valley region of the American Midwest
Sell duplication or reproduction that involves the production of two identical daughter cells from the division of one parent cell
Occurs when an organism needs to grow more cells and or repair or replace cells or tissues
Kind of cell reproduction that results in the production of two non-identical daughter cells from a single parent cell.
Thus, yielding for gametes.
Results in daughter cells that have half the genetic material of the parent cell
The generation of male and female sales which is the result of meiosis
The northern lights are due to...
The collision of high-energy particles with the gases in the atmosphere
Mantle of earth
Primarily mineral in content
The state of earths atmosphere at a given time and place
A device that converts stored chemical energy into moving energy electrons running through a wire
The lowest layer of Earth's atmosphere, which begins at the surface.
Contains most of the mass of the atmosphere, including the oxygen that humans require
Uppermost layer of the atmosphere
Second layer of the earth's atmosphere
Energy that is being transferred from stored energy due to motion
Is a relationship or only one of the species benefits and the other neither benefits nor is hard
A tsunami is caused by what