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Depth of Knowledge List 1 Vocabulary
Terms in this set (15)
to tell or depict in written or spoken words; give an account of
to follow, or determine the course or line of, especially by going backward from the latest evidence, nearest existence, etc.
to examine carefully and in detail so as to identify causes, key factors, possible results, point of view, credibility, and omissions, etc.
to examine (two or more objects, ideas, people, etc.) in order to note similarities
to examine in order to show unlikeness or differences; note the opposite natures, purposes, etc.
to assign a meaning to; interpret, to make clear
Infer, Inferring, Inference
to draw a conclusion based on background knowledge, and existing evidence or data
using your own words to state the main ideas and most important details in a simplified form
Support (sometimes support is stated as: give evidence that, use data to show, etc.)
to maintain or uphold an idea and prove its worth or relevance, provide evidence, data, details, elaborations, etc.
to determine or set the value or amount of; appraise: to evaluate property
To judge or determine the significance, worth, or quality of; assess
to devise or develop, as a method, system, etc.
to give or provide the meaning of; explain, explicate; elucidate
to declare or tell in advance; prophesy; fortell
to stand for, or to be used in place of
to speak and act for by delegated authority
to maintain by argument, evidence, etc.; uphold
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