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27 terms
Academic Games Civil War
William Seward
Fort Sumter
border states
green backs
secretary of state; suggested a united effort of threatening…
outpost in Charleston, SC that was attacked by Confederate tr…
DE, KY, MD, MO; slave states that didn't secede
currency in the North
William Seward
secretary of state; suggested a united effort of threatening…
Fort Sumter
outpost in Charleston, SC that was attacked by Confederate tr…
8 terms
Academic - game
crucical
extract
commodity
eventual
highly important... mjög mikilvægt
to pull out, usually with special effort... draga út
an article of trade or commerce... söluvara, verslunarvara
happening at some indefinite future time or after a series of…
crucical
highly important... mjög mikilvægt
extract
to pull out, usually with special effort... draga út
21 terms
Video Games Academic Language
ability
addiction
coordination
distract
something that a person can do
the physical or emotional need to do something that is wrong…
the ability to use parts of the body or other items so that t…
to take a person's attention away from someone or something
ability
something that a person can do
addiction
the physical or emotional need to do something that is wrong…
10 terms
Academic Games Propaganda A
Prejudice
Academic Detachment
Drawing the Line
Not Drawing the Line
You prejudge before you really learn about a person or group.…
When a decision needs to be made, as in a voting situation fo…
You make a sharp distinction or division where it is inapprop…
You don't stop at your preset limits; you are always just doi…
Prejudice
You prejudge before you really learn about a person or group.…
Academic Detachment
When a decision needs to be made, as in a voting situation fo…
8 terms
Academic Games Propaganda B
Emotional Terms
Metaphor and Simile
Emphasis
Quotation Out of Context
You use words or phrases that arouse feelings for or against…
You claim a likeness between two things that does not really…
You quote another person but stress one of their words or phr…
You repeat just part of what someone said.
Emotional Terms
You use words or phrases that arouse feelings for or against…
Metaphor and Simile
You claim a likeness between two things that does not really…
55 terms
Propaganda Types--Academic Games
Prejudice
Academic Detachment
Drawing the Line
Not Drawing the Line
You prejudge before you really learn about a person or group.…
When a decision needs to be made, as in a voting situation fo…
You make a sharp distinction or division where it is inapprop…
You don't stop at your preset limits; you are always just doi…
Prejudice
You prejudge before you really learn about a person or group.…
Academic Detachment
When a decision needs to be made, as in a voting situation fo…
9 terms
Academic Games - Propaganda Section B
Emotional Terms
Metaphor and Simile
Emphasis
Quotation Out of Context
This is when you use words or phrases that arouse feelings fo…
This is when you claim a likeness between two things that doe…
This is when you quote another person but stress one of their…
You repeat just part of what someone said, not giving the who…
Emotional Terms
This is when you use words or phrases that arouse feelings fo…
Metaphor and Simile
This is when you claim a likeness between two things that doe…
11 terms
Academic Games - Propaganda Section A
Prejudice
Academic Detachment
Drawing the Line
Not Drawing the Line
You prejudge before you really learn about a person or group.…
When a decision needs to be made, as in a voting situation fo…
You make a sharp distinction or division where it is inapprop…
You don't stop at your preset limits; you are always just doi…
Prejudice
You prejudge before you really learn about a person or group.…
Academic Detachment
When a decision needs to be made, as in a voting situation fo…
348 terms
Academic Games Study Questions
Kim Jong-il
Johnny Depp
33
algebra
This man who promoted a Songun, or military first, policy bec…
This actor has played John Dillinger, J. M. Barrie, and Ed Wo…
What is the atomic number for arsenic?
This term is Arabic for "restoration" and its fundamental the…
Kim Jong-il
This man who promoted a Songun, or military first, policy bec…
Johnny Depp
This actor has played John Dillinger, J. M. Barrie, and Ed Wo…
13 terms
Academic Games 2015
their
who
down
about
their
who
down
about
their
their
who
who
40 terms
Academic games art/artists
Parthenon
Notre Dame Cathedral
Mona Lisa
Statue of Liberty
Ictinus, Callicrates... Pericles (patron)... (447 BC)
unknown... 1160-1345
Leonardo da Vinci ... (1500)
Bartholdi ... (1886)
Parthenon
Ictinus, Callicrates... Pericles (patron)... (447 BC)
Notre Dame Cathedral
unknown... 1160-1345
37 terms
Academic Games-Propaganda
Prejudice
Academic Detachment
Drawing the Line
Not Drawing the Line
Make an assumption in favor or against someone.
When a decision must be made, you refuse to take a side.
You limit the number of choices.
You expand the number of choices.
Prejudice
Make an assumption in favor or against someone.
Academic Detachment
When a decision must be made, you refuse to take a side.
9 terms
Academic Games C
Appearence
Manner
Degrees and Titles
Numbers
The way something looks determines whether you accept or reject
Way someone acts determines acceptance, and the act has nothi…
Accepting something because of attached degrees which usually…
Speaker uses large numbers to convince you
Appearence
The way something looks determines whether you accept or reject
Manner
Way someone acts determines acceptance, and the act has nothi…
Hunger Games Academic Vocab Ch 1-4
irony
justice
apothecary
mercifully
A contrast between expectation and reality
Applying the law
A health professional trained in the art of preparing and dis…
in a compassionate manner
irony
A contrast between expectation and reality
justice
Applying the law
72 terms
Academic Games - Quotes - #1-24
An honorable defeat is better than a d…
God knows that I detest slavery, but i…
Let us learn wisdom from her example.…
The dang.government of a confederacy s…
Millard Fillmore
Millard Fillmore
Millard Fillmore
Franklin Pierce
An honorable defeat is better than a d…
Millard Fillmore
God knows that I detest slavery, but i…
Millard Fillmore
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academic games physics
Niels Bohr
Louis de Broglie (duh-Broy)
Albert Einstein
Enrico Fermi
-reconciled Rutherford's results from the gold foil experimen…
-earned him the 1929 Nobel Prize in Physics for his work quan…
- authored four papers that revolutionized modern physics.... -…
-a main contributor to the Manhattan Project... - his work with…
Niels Bohr
-reconciled Rutherford's results from the gold foil experimen…
Louis de Broglie (duh-Broy)
-earned him the 1929 Nobel Prize in Physics for his work quan…
10 terms
Academic Games Mythology
Sphinx
Odin
Osiris
Vishnu
a hybrid monster whose parentage varies widely from source to…
The All-Father, he is the leader of the Aesir, the principal…
served as god of the underworld, and protector of the dead. I…
the Preserver/Protector in the Trimurti
Sphinx
a hybrid monster whose parentage varies widely from source to…
Odin
The All-Father, he is the leader of the Aesir, the principal…
10 terms
Biology Academic Games
Ribosomes
Mitochondria
Golgi Apparatus
Porifera
The machines that coordinate protein synthesis, or translatio…
The "mighty mitos" are the powerhouses of the cell. They are…
This stack of flattened, folded membranes acts as the "post o…
The sponges are all water-dwellers (98% marine, 2% freshwater…
Ribosomes
The machines that coordinate protein synthesis, or translatio…
Mitochondria
The "mighty mitos" are the powerhouses of the cell. They are…
10 terms
Popular Culture Academic Games
West Side Story
My Fair Lady
The Sound of Music
South Pacific
Riff and Bernardo lead two rival gangs: the blue-collar Jets…
As part of a bet with his friend Colonel Pickering, phonetics…
Maria, a young woman studying to be a nun in Nazi-occupied Au…
During the Pacific Theater of World War II, Nellie Forbush, a…
West Side Story
Riff and Bernardo lead two rival gangs: the blue-collar Jets…
My Fair Lady
As part of a bet with his friend Colonel Pickering, phonetics…
10 terms
Academic Games F
Diversion
Disproving minor point
Ad hominem
Appeal to ignorance
Get them off subject
Person gives two reasons why they do something, you disprove…
Attack the person themselves not the point
Something is wrong bc it can't be proved right, something is…
Diversion
Get them off subject
Disproving minor point
Person gives two reasons why they do something, you disprove…
18 terms
Academic Games 2016 Authors
O'Henry
Katherine Mansfield
Ray Bradbury
Charlotte Perkins Gilman
The Last Leaf
The Garden Party
There Will Come Soft Rains... &... The Last Night of The World
The Yellow Wallpaper
O'Henry
The Last Leaf
Katherine Mansfield
The Garden Party
10 terms
Academic games A
Prejudice
Academic detachment
Drawing the line
Not drawing the line
Prejudge before actually learning about a group, usually base…
Decision needs to be made, but instead you argue both sides a…
You make an issue black and white when really there is middle…
Don't stop at your preset limits, always try for a little more
Prejudice
Prejudge before actually learning about a group, usually base…
Academic detachment
Decision needs to be made, but instead you argue both sides a…
13 terms
Academic Games- Propaganda Section A
No Technique
Prejudice
Academic Detachment
Drawing the Line
No Propaganda is being used in the example, or Propaganda fro…
Judging someone based on their inclusion in a group. Prejudic…
When faced with two options, speaker chooses neither options…
When faced with a situation with multiple options, speaker re…
No Technique
No Propaganda is being used in the example, or Propaganda fro…
Prejudice
Judging someone based on their inclusion in a group. Prejudic…
17 terms
Academic Terms Matching Game
Grade Point Average (GPA)
Midterm
Quiz
Final
The average of points earned for grades
Test given halfway through a course
Short test
Last test in the class
Grade Point Average (GPA)
The average of points earned for grades
Midterm
Test given halfway through a course
11 terms
Academic Games - Propaganda Section F
No Technique
Diversion
Disproving a Minor Point
Ad Hominem
No Propaganda is being used in the example, or Propaganda fro…
Changing the subject of a conversation successfully... Example:…
Considering several arguments, but attacking only the weakest…
Making a personal attack on the person but not addressing the…
No Technique
No Propaganda is being used in the example, or Propaganda fro…
Diversion
Changing the subject of a conversation successfully... Example:…
10 terms
Academic Games - Propaganda Section C
No Technique
Appearance
Manner
Degrees and Titles
No Propaganda is being used in the example, or Propaganda fro…
Judging someone based on the way they look Example: That girl…
Judging someone based on the way that they act... Example: Melis…
Using a degree or title of a speaker to impress the listeners…
No Technique
No Propaganda is being used in the example, or Propaganda fro…
Appearance
Judging someone based on the way they look Example: That girl…
8 terms
Academic Games - Propaganda Section E
Concurrency
Post Hoc
Selected Instances
Hasty Generalization
Any two events occur at the same time, so it is assumed one h…
One event takes place and is followed by a second. A conclusi…
The speaker holds a certain position then cites one or more s…
An unbiased speaker witnesses one or a series of events and q…
Concurrency
Any two events occur at the same time, so it is assumed one h…
Post Hoc
One event takes place and is followed by a second. A conclusi…
60 terms
Academic Team Trivia Game
Who lived at 221 B, Baker Street, Lond…
Who cut Van Gogh's ear?
What are the first three words of the…
Who said, "I think, therefore I am?"
Sherlock Holmes
He did
In the beginning
Descartes
Who lived at 221 B, Baker Street, Lond…
Sherlock Holmes
Who cut Van Gogh's ear?
He did
16 terms
Academic Vocabulary -Game
PERSECUTE
PLACATE
MINIMUM
UTMOST
To intentionally make someone (or a group of people) suffer
To make someone feel better; to help them clam down
The smallest number allowed
The greatest amount
PERSECUTE
To intentionally make someone (or a group of people) suffer
PLACATE
To make someone feel better; to help them clam down
11 terms
Academic Games - Propaganda Section D
No Technique
Appeal to Pity
Appeal to Flattery
Appeal to Ridicule
No Propaganda is being used in the example, or Propaganda fro…
"Help me or something bad will happen to me."... Example: Studen…
Unsolicited compliments to get someone to do something... Exampl…
Making fun of or joking about a person or thing... Example: My w…
No Technique
No Propaganda is being used in the example, or Propaganda fro…
Appeal to Pity
"Help me or something bad will happen to me."... Example: Studen…
28 terms
Academic Terminology Game
FERPA
CFAA... (Center for Academic Achievement)
BUCSHOT
SORC... (Student Organization Resource Ce…
a federal law that protects the privacy of students' educatio…
the place to go for help with tutoring in many areas... - 1st fl…
provides reliable and convenient transportation in and around…
assists students in getting involved on campus; ... - 1st floor,…
FERPA
a federal law that protects the privacy of students' educatio…
CFAA... (Center for Academic Achievement)
the place to go for help with tutoring in many areas... - 1st fl…
8 terms
Issue 1: Video Games Academic Vocabulary
ability
addiction
coordination
distract
something that a person can do... (noun)
the physical or emotional need to do something that is harmfu…
the ability to use parts of the body or other items so that t…
to take a person's attention away from someone or something…
ability
something that a person can do... (noun)
addiction
the physical or emotional need to do something that is harmfu…
11 terms
Academic Games - Propaganda Section D
No Technique
Appeal to Pity
Appeal to Flattery
Appeal to Ridicule
No Propaganda is being used in the example, or Propaganda fro…
"Help me or something bad will happen to me."... Example: Studen…
Unsolicited compliments to get someone to do something... Exampl…
Making fun of or joking about a person or thing... Example: My w…
No Technique
No Propaganda is being used in the example, or Propaganda fro…
Appeal to Pity
"Help me or something bad will happen to me."... Example: Studen…
Academic Team: Video Game Series
Super Mario
The Legend of Zelda
Final Fantasy
WarCraft Series
The character Mario first appeared in the arcade game Donkey…
Also created by Shigeru Miyamoto. Games in the Zelda series s…
A long-running Japanese role-playing game (JRPG) series, whos…
developed by Blizzard Entertainment that helped popularize th…
Super Mario
The character Mario first appeared in the arcade game Donkey…
The Legend of Zelda
Also created by Shigeru Miyamoto. Games in the Zelda series s…
10 terms
Academic Team Video Game Sets
Super Mario Bros, has characters Luigi…
Created by Shigeru Miyamoto, Link, usu…
Japanese role-playing game. 15th insta…
Blizzard Entertainment. Real-time stra…
Super Mario
The Legend of Zelda
Final Fantasy
WarCraft
Super Mario Bros, has characters Luigi…
Super Mario
Created by Shigeru Miyamoto, Link, usu…
The Legend of Zelda
21 terms
ACADEMIC READING-23 GAME THEORY
method
acquire
root
trace
Арга барил
олж авах
Үндэс
ул мөр, мөр, мөшгөх
method
Арга барил
acquire
олж авах
12 terms
Academic Vocab: The Most Dangerous Game
Amenity
Condone
Cultivated
Disarming
noun; something that adds to one's comfort or convenience.
verb; to forgive or overlook
adj; refined or cultured in manner
adj; removing or overcoming suspicion, inspiring confidence.
Amenity
noun; something that adds to one's comfort or convenience.
Condone
verb; to forgive or overlook
26 terms
Academic Games - Presidents - First Ladies (#1-24)
Martha Custis
Abigail Smith
Martha Skelton
Dolly Payne Todd
George Washington
John Adams
Thomas Jefferson
James Madison
Martha Custis
George Washington
Abigail Smith
John Adams
26 terms
Academic English Text 6 Game Theory
strategy
flaw
diversify
initial
a systematic plan of action
imperfection,weakness
invest money in different types
occurring at the beginning
strategy
a systematic plan of action
flaw
imperfection,weakness
246 terms
Academic Games Civil War Study Guide
What were the 3 parts of the Missouri…
Who created the Missouri Compromise?
What did the North receive in the Comp…
What did the South receive in the Comp…
Missouri is added as a slave state; Maine is added as a free…
Henry Clay
California admitted as a free state; Slave trade prohibited i…
No slavery restrictions in Utah or New Mexico... territories; Sl…
What were the 3 parts of the Missouri…
Missouri is added as a slave state; Maine is added as a free…
Who created the Missouri Compromise?
Henry Clay
15 terms
The Most Dangerous Game plus academic vocabulary
analyze
element
infer
sequence
verb-to break down into separate parts in order to study
noun- one necessary or basic part of a whole
verb-A logical interpretation based on prior knowledge and ex…
noun-The following of one thing after another; succession; or…
analyze
verb-to break down into separate parts in order to study
element
noun- one necessary or basic part of a whole
12 terms
Academic Vocabulary Game Units 1-4
Analyze
Significance
Refute
Support
To study (something) carefully and closely
Something important
Prove wrong
Argue or speak in defense of
Analyze
To study (something) carefully and closely
Significance
Something important
13 terms
middle ages academic games(476-1500AD)
William I (the Conqueror)
House of Plantagenet
King Henry VIII
Richard I (the Lion-Hearted)
House of Normandy. Duke of Normandy from 1035, he was promise…
The signing of the Magna Carta, the English conquest of Wales…
House of Tudor. He brought England into both the Renaissance…
House of Plantagenet. He went on the Third Crusade to Jerusal…
William I (the Conqueror)
House of Normandy. Duke of Normandy from 1035, he was promise…
House of Plantagenet
The signing of the Magna Carta, the English conquest of Wales…
12 terms
Literary & Academic Terms// Most Dangerous Game
amenity
condone
cultivated
disarming
n. something that adds to one's comfort or convenience
v. to forgive or overlook
adj. refined or cultured in manner
adj. removing or overcoming suspicion; inspiring confidence
amenity
n. something that adds to one's comfort or convenience
condone
v. to forgive or overlook
10 terms
Game copy - S2015 Academic Vocab 2
advise
ban
consumer
obtain
offer suggestions about the best course of action to someone,…
to prohibit something or say it is not allowed
a person that uses or buys goods and services, customer
get, acquire, or secure something
advise
offer suggestions about the best course of action to someone,…
ban
to prohibit something or say it is not allowed
23 terms
Civil War Study Set For Academic Games World Events - Causes of and Catalysts for the Civil War
90% and 10%
384,000:1,600,000
22%
3,000
The number of skilled workers in the "north," and the number…
The ratio of people in the "south" who owned slaves compared…
The percentage of slave owners who owned more than twenty sla…
The number of people who owned more than 100 slaves but less…
90% and 10%
The number of skilled workers in the "north," and the number…
384,000:1,600,000
The ratio of people in the "south" who owned slaves compared…
40 terms
2013 Page academic Bowl for Middle School - Regional Questions - Game 2
If the perimeter of a rhombus is 24,wh…
how many bases does a trapezoid have
if the sides of a rectangle are 2 and…
which of the four basic blood types is…
6
2
square root of thirteen
type O
If the perimeter of a rhombus is 24,wh…
6
how many bases does a trapezoid have
2
40 terms
2013 Page academic Bowl for Middle School - Regional Questions - Game 2
If the perimeter of a rhombus is 24,wh…
how many bases does a trapezoid have
if the sides of a rectangle are 2 and…
which of the four basic blood types is…
6
2
square root of thirteen
type O
If the perimeter of a rhombus is 24,wh…
6
how many bases does a trapezoid have
2
40 terms
2013 Page academic Bowl for Middle School - Regional Questions - Game 1
Amman is the capital of which country
Of which country is the following the…
Of which country is the following the…
Of which country is the following the…
Jordan
Denmark
Bolivia
Cambodia
Amman is the capital of which country
Jordan
Of which country is the following the…
Denmark
40 terms
2013 Page academic Bowl for Middle School - Regional Questions - Game 1
Amman is the capital of which country
Of which country is the following the…
Of which country is the following the…
Of which country is the following the…
Jordan
Denmark
Bolivia
Cambodia
Amman is the capital of which country
Jordan
Of which country is the following the…
Denmark
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