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Unit 5 Vocab

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permanent teeth
the 32 teeth of the adult which are designed to last a lifetime.
ambidextrous
equally skillful with each hand
fluoride
strengthens the enamel of teeth to help prevent decay
group identification
a feeling of belonging to a certain group of people
self-confidence
belief in your own abilities
initiative
a motivation to accomplish more
tension
stress; an active imagination contributes to tension
peers
people of the same age who share similar interests
aggressive behavior
hostile, and destructive behavior that people display when faced when conflict
competition
the act of competing as for profit or a prize
moral development
growth in the ability to tell right from wrong, control impulses, and act ethically
intelligence quotient (IQ)
the number obtained by comparing a child's test results to those of other children the same age
cultural bias
favoring or giving an advantage to one culture over other cultures
multiple intelligences
abilities in problem solving or creating materials that have value
phonemes
smallest units of sound in the human language, like consonants or vowels
alliteration
repetition of initial consonant sounds
bilingual
a person who speaks two languages fluently
finger plays
songs or chants with accompanying hand motions