2017 Southern High School SLO#8
Terms in this set (15)
an over-exaggeration (He is as big as a house.)
descriptive language used to create images using sensory experiences and make writing vivid
a conclusion derived from facts or premises
writer's use of hints or clues to indicate what will occur later in a text
a category or type of literature based on style, form, and content (fantasy, science fiction, adventure, mystery)
Established in the 1803 case of Marbury v. Madison, the power of the courts to determine the constitutionality of legislative and executive branch actions.
the act or process of law suits
changes in, or additions to, a constitution.
having dissimilar pairs of genes for any heredity characteristic
having identical pairs of genes for any given pair of heredity characteristics
a set of all real numbers between two given numbers
a rectangular or square array of numbers
Average Rate of Change
the change in the value of a quantity divided by the elapsed time. For a function, this is the change in the y-value divided by the change in the x-value for two distinct points on the graph
a value of x which makes a function f(x) equal 0. A zero may be real or complex.
an educated guess based on facts available