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Ben Franklin Words of the Week

Ben Franklin Middle School's words of the week for the 2013-1014 school year.
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Conclude
To finish or end
Assess
To estimate or judge the value of someone or something
Evaluate
To judge the positive and negative details of someone or something
Relevant
Connected or related to the current situation
Process
A series of actions directed to some end
Similar
Two things that have characteristics that resemble each other but are not exactly alike
Source
A book, statement, or person supplying information
Analyze
To break down information into small parts in order to study the whole idea
Interpret
To explain what something means; to translate
Strategy
A plan of action
Research
Careful and organized study; the gathering of information about a specific topic
Primary
First or highest in rank, quality, or importance
Previous
Existing or occurring before something else in time or order
Perceive
To see, hear, or feel something; to have an understanding of something
Participate
To take part in an activity
Impact
One thing having an effect on another; to hit with force
Formula
A fixed method for doing something
Factor
A fact or situation that influences a result; the numbers you multiply to get a product
Data
Facts, statistics, or information used to reason or make decisions
Significant
Having meaning, influence, or importance
Respond
To answer or reply
Principle
The basic truth or origin of something or someone; an accepted rule of action
Estimate
To form an opinion or guess of a size, cost, or value
Constitute
To be a part of a whole
Context
The setting in which something occurs; the words that surround other words and impact their meaning
Concept
A general notion or idea
Appropriate
Something that is right for the purpose
Theory
An idea to explain something; a set of guiding principles