Terms in this set (33)
"using strong actions, such as protests, to help make changes in politics and society"
"an attack on someone or something; violent action
"many different kinds of plants and animals living in the same environment"
a terrible disaster
"the quality of being clear, easily seen or heard; idea expressed so it is easily understood.
"to damage or weaken something, or put it in danger
"protection of animals, plants, and natural resources; careful use of natural resources so they do not get used up or destroyed."
"to add harmful, dirty, or dangerous substances to something clean and pure.
"changed something into a different form so it can be used in a new way; change from one belief to another belief"
"a person who is to blame; person guilty of doing something wrong, such as committing a crime
"easily broken, hurt, or damaged; carefully and beautifully made; requiring special care or skill to do or manage something"
" the process of becoming worse or wearing something down over time.
" interruption of an activity; something that stops you from continuing in the normal way.
" to give or form a guess about the value, size, or cost of something based on what knowledge you have.
"very cold temperature; unfriendly or unloving; lacking emotion"
"a safe place to go when you are in danger or in trouble.
" an increase in the amount, degree, or extent of something."
"something that spreads where it is not wanted; often plants or animals that are not originally from that region.
" people or things that are extremely good or skillful; A wonderful person or thing.
" completely clean, fresh, pure; left in a natural state, not changed by people.
" to bounce back; to improve after a decline in condition"
"to make something smaller in size, amount, number, etc."
" unusual, surprising; describes something that catches people's attention
"medicine, or way of solving a problem or pain.
" easily upset, aware of other people's feelings; able to sense or be affected by very small changes
"very important; special meaning, or very large"
"having the quality of not being easily moved or changed.
"hard to notice or see; indirect; not showing the real purpose; not obvious; skill at understanding things that are not obvious to others.
" full of life; many people or animals moving around in an area.
"the level of poisonous substances"
" the quality of being quiet and peaceful"
"able to see through it; clear"
"an action that is very important and needing to be done