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14 terms
Ben Franklin
apprentice
colonies
contributed
debate
A person who works for another in order to learn a trade
Colonies are territories controlled by other countries
an act done for someone; something given to someone
A formal contest in which speakers on both sides of an issue…
apprentice
A person who works for another in order to learn a trade
colonies
Colonies are territories controlled by other countries
10 terms
Ben Franklin
abolition
Founding Father
Constitution
Almanac
The movement to make slavery and the slave trade illegal. Beg…
representatives from each of the 13 colonies who decided to m…
A formal plan of government
A reference book with facts and figures
abolition
The movement to make slavery and the slave trade illegal. Beg…
Founding Father
representatives from each of the 13 colonies who decided to m…
8 terms
Ben Franklin
He became obsessed with
In 1752 using a _____ and ___
made
in his inventins he had no
lighting and electricity
kite and key... he showed that lighting is a form of electric…
lighting rod, bifocals, Franklin stove, Poor Richards Almanac…
patent
He became obsessed with
lighting and electricity
In 1752 using a _____ and ___
kite and key... he showed that lighting is a form of electric…
10 terms
Ben Franklin
statesman
almanac
bifocals
apprentice
...
...
...
...
statesman
...
almanac
...
22 terms
Ben Franklin
American Revolution
electricity
almanac
Constitution
result of colonies and England disagreeing
what Ben Franklin discovered lightning was
a book that gives the days and months of the year as well as…
plan of government
American Revolution
result of colonies and England disagreeing
electricity
what Ben Franklin discovered lightning was
13 terms
Ben Franklin
almanac
Aphorism
Suspected
Trample
a calendar and date book
A wise and clever saying
To think something will happen... 涉嫌
Step on
almanac
a calendar and date book
Aphorism
A wise and clever saying
14 terms
Ben Franklin
investment
suspect
trample
fasting
money put into a business to earn more money
think
stop on
not eat
investment
money put into a business to earn more money
suspect
think
10 terms
Ben franklin
apperntice
contradict
construct
observe
a person who is learning a trade from a skilled employer,havi…
deny the truth of (statement), esp. by asserting the opposite
build something , typically a building , road , or machine
notice or perceive (something) and register it as being signi…
apperntice
a person who is learning a trade from a skilled employer,havi…
contradict
deny the truth of (statement), esp. by asserting the opposite
10 terms
ben franklin
account
barter
capital
counterfeit
a sum of money deposited for checking or saving
to trade good things or services without the estrange for money
wealth, especial in the form of financier or physical assets…
to make an imitation or copy of something with the intent to…
account
a sum of money deposited for checking or saving
barter
to trade good things or services without the estrange for money
14 terms
Ben Franklin
Almanac
Aphorism
Investment
Suspected
A book issued only once each year... 年历
A brief, cleverly worded statement that makes a wise observat…
spending on capital equipment, inventories, and structures, i…
alleged... [形]怀疑
Almanac
A book issued only once each year... 年历
Aphorism
A brief, cleverly worded statement that makes a wise observat…
10 terms
Ben Franklin
Trample
Sorrow
Reputation
Counsel
سحق... step heavily with the feet; crush under the feet
اسى... حُزن... disconsolate
سمعة... شهرة... An idea held by the public about something or someone
يستشير... ينصح... Advice
Trample
سحق... step heavily with the feet; crush under the feet
Sorrow
اسى... حُزن... disconsolate
Ben Franklin
whistle
candle maker
printer
James
When Ben was a child, he paid too much for a
Ben Franklin's father was a
When he was 12, Ben decided to become a
Ben learned printing from his brother
whistle
When Ben was a child, he paid too much for a
candle maker
Ben Franklin's father was a
14 terms
Ben Franklin
bound
hand
pretty
fancy
placed under legal obligation/ jump, intending to go
helper, employee, worker/ part of the arm, dealt cards, round…
large or impressive/ pleasant to look at, to some extent or d…
do want to do; liking/ something imagined, not plain or ordin…
bound
placed under legal obligation/ jump, intending to go
hand
helper, employee, worker/ part of the arm, dealt cards, round…
30 terms
ben franklin
conjecture
revile
manifest
caper
guess
to speak abusively
evident, obvious
to leap or skip
conjecture
guess
revile
to speak abusively
14 terms
Ben Franklin
Investment
Suspect
Trample
Fasting
Money spent in a way that earns more money
Guess, think something will happen
Step on
No eat
Investment
Money spent in a way that earns more money
Suspect
Guess, think something will happen
16 terms
Ben Franklin
abate
admonish
amiss
approbation
when something perceived as hostile, threatening, or negative…
warn or reprimand someone firmly
not quite right; inappropriate or out of place
approval or praise
abate
when something perceived as hostile, threatening, or negative…
admonish
warn or reprimand someone firmly
20 terms
Ben Franklin
abate
affluence
approbations
arduous
to lessen
abundant wealth
approvals
hard; difficult
abate
to lessen
affluence
abundant wealth
10 terms
Ben Franklin
Ben learned to save his money when he…
Ben's father was a ___. His brother Ja…
When Ben was 16 he left home for _____…
Ben printed an almanac called ___ ____…
whistle
candle maker, printer
Philadelphia
Poor Richard's Almanac
Ben learned to save his money when he…
whistle
Ben's father was a ___. His brother Ja…
candle maker, printer
Ben Franklin
Almanac
Ben Franklin moved to at 16
Ben Franklin was born in
The main set of laws of the United Sta…
Book of days & months and helpful hints
Philadelphia
Boston
Constitution
Almanac
Book of days & months and helpful hints
Ben Franklin moved to at 16
Philadelphia
26 terms
Ben Franklin
approbation
esteemed
admonish
impudent
approval
respected
scold
(adj.) casually rude, insolent, impertinent
approbation
approval
esteemed
respected
10 terms
Ben Franklin
arduous
insidious
Subjugation
remonstrate
Difficult
(adj.) intended to deceive or entrap; sly, treacherous
Forced submission to control by others
TO OBJECT OR PROTEST
arduous
Difficult
insidious
(adj.) intended to deceive or entrap; sly, treacherous
18 terms
Ben Franklin
Approbation (noun)
Arduous (adjective)
Avarice (noun)
Vigilance (noun)
approval or praise
involving or requiring strenuous effort
extreme greed for wealth or material gain
the action or state of keeping careful watch for possible dan…
Approbation (noun)
approval or praise
Arduous (adjective)
involving or requiring strenuous effort
8 terms
Ben Franklin
electricity
miniser
remark
lightning
electric charge
pastor
casually
electric charge
electricity
electric charge
miniser
pastor
13 terms
Ben Franklin
Temperance
Silence
Order
Resolution
dont drink or eat to much
talk only when asked to
everything has a place
resolve to perform
Temperance
dont drink or eat to much
Silence
talk only when asked to
9 terms
Ben Franklin
parents
wife & children
Education
Accomplishments
Josiah Franklin-Anne Child... Abiah Folger
Deborah Read... Sarah... Francis... William
Boston Latin School... Lesser school for writing and math... Appren…
•helped start paper currency in the colonies... •founded univers…
parents
Josiah Franklin-Anne Child... Abiah Folger
wife & children
Deborah Read... Sarah... Francis... William
10 terms
Ben franklin
virtues
temperance
avarice
precept
Positive traits, such as loyalty, respect, honesty, and compa…
(n) moderation, self-control, esp. regarding alcohol or other…
Greed
a rule of conduct or action
virtues
Positive traits, such as loyalty, respect, honesty, and compa…
temperance
(n) moderation, self-control, esp. regarding alcohol or other…
9 terms
ben franklin
processed
scarce
lush
industry
foods that are packaged in boxes, cans, etc.
in short supply
abundant supply
manufacture goods in a factory
processed
foods that are packaged in boxes, cans, etc.
scarce
in short supply
5 terms
Ben Franklin
Arduous-
Rectitude-
Facilitate-
Subsequent -
Difficult
Correctness
Make easier
Following
Arduous-
Difficult
Rectitude-
Correctness
11 terms
Ben Franklin
Born
Family
Work
Fame
January 1706
•1/17... •dad=made soap
~~Age 12:learn print business... ~^helped bro.
•print "Poor Richards Almanac"... •Pennsylvania Gazette... •"Join o…
Born
January 1706
Family
•1/17... •dad=made soap
17 terms
Ben franklin
founding GRANDfather
inventer/scientise
witty, funny, smart
first fire station in boston
...
...
...
...
founding GRANDfather
...
inventer/scientise
...
8 terms
ben franklin
dizzy
experiment
genuine
hilarious
having the feeling of spinning or about to fall
done to discover something new of a scientific nature by watc…
being what it seems to be real
very funny
dizzy
having the feeling of spinning or about to fall
experiment
done to discover something new of a scientific nature by watc…
10 terms
Ben Franklin
arduous
insidious
subjugation
remonstrate
very difficult, strenuous; severe, hard to endure
intended to deceive or entrap; sly, treacherous
forced submission to control by others
to argue against; to protest; to raise objections
arduous
very difficult, strenuous; severe, hard to endure
insidious
intended to deceive or entrap; sly, treacherous
13 terms
Ben Franklin
The First American and the American Id…
1771
Wanted to make himself pure, has simpl…
Armonica, bifocals, lighting rods, the…
2 epithets
Started biography
How alike the Puritans?
4 inventions
The First American and the American Id…
2 epithets
1771
Started biography
10 terms
Ben Franklin
assert
arbitrary
indiscreet
abate
to state something in a strong and definite way
done without concern for what is fair or right
revealing things that should not be revealed
to become weaker
assert
to state something in a strong and definite way
arbitrary
done without concern for what is fair or right
14 terms
Ben franklin
dissuade
arbitrary
Contrived
arduous
persuade not to do something
Random
schemed
difficult
dissuade
persuade not to do something
arbitrary
Random
12 terms
Ben Franklin
Temperance
Silence
Order
Resolution
Eat not to dullness; drink not to elevation.
Speak not but what may benefit others or yourself; avoid trif…
Let all things have their places; let each part of your busin…
Resolve to perform what you ought; perform without fail what…
Temperance
Eat not to dullness; drink not to elevation.
Silence
Speak not but what may benefit others or yourself; avoid trif…
18 terms
Ben Franklin
Birth
Apprenticeship under
Apprenticeship under brother as
Created in printing
Boston in 1706
Brother
printer
letters to the editor
Birth
Boston in 1706
Apprenticeship under
Brother
44 terms
Ben Franklin
Ben Franklin
City Franklin arrived in
What did he help establish
Philadelphia was only of the first col…
Was a renowned polymath and a leading author, printer, politi…
City of Philadelphia in 1723 at the age of 17.
Helped establish Philadelphia public libary and fire departme…
Philadelphia was one the the first colonies to have street li…
Ben Franklin
Was a renowned polymath and a leading author, printer, politi…
City Franklin arrived in
City of Philadelphia in 1723 at the age of 17.
13 terms
ben franklin
temperance
silence
order
resolution
eat not to dullness; drink not to elevation
speak not but what may benefit others or yourself;avoid trifl…
let all your things have there place, let each part of your b…
resolve to preform what you ought; preform without fail what…
temperance
eat not to dullness; drink not to elevation
silence
speak not but what may benefit others or yourself;avoid trifl…
16 terms
Ben Franklin
dizzy
experiment
genuine
hilarious
having the feeling of spinning or being about to fall
a test done to discover something of a scientific nature by w…
being what it seems to be; real
very funny
dizzy
having the feeling of spinning or being about to fall
experiment
a test done to discover something of a scientific nature by w…
10 terms
Ben Franklin
Introduction
2
3
4
Ben Franklin had so many great achievements in his life. from…
He was born on January 17, 1706 in Boston, MA in the Massachu…
His dad, Josiah, worked in the soap and candle making busines…
In the next few years, his jobs varied from occupations such…
Introduction
Ben Franklin had so many great achievements in his life. from…
2
He was born on January 17, 1706 in Boston, MA in the Massachu…
10 terms
Ben Franklin
Dissuaded (v)
approbation (n)
contrived (v)
demeaned (v)
to persuade
praise, approval
to create
loss of respect
Dissuaded (v)
to persuade
approbation (n)
praise, approval
Ben Franklin
Assert
Arbitrary
Indiscreet
Abate
To declare; claim
Based on whims or individual preferences
Careless in speech or action
Lessen
Assert
To declare; claim
Arbitrary
Based on whims or individual preferences
10 terms
Ben Franklin
Asset
Arbitrary
Indiscreet
Abate
Declare; claim
Based on whims
Careless in speech or action
Lesson
Asset
Declare; claim
Arbitrary
Based on whims
20 terms
Ben franklin
Allotted
arduous
Avarice
benevolent
divided equally
difficult or tiring
extreme greed
generous
Allotted
divided equally
arduous
difficult or tiring
20 terms
Ben Franklin
Siren
Temporal
Solace
Insidious
N ; Classical Mythology
Adj ; Earthy
V; to comfort
Adj; deciptive
Siren
N ; Classical Mythology
Temporal
Adj ; Earthy
20 terms
Ben franklin
arduous
inclination
rectitude
enumeration
hard or difficult to do
tendency liking or preference
moral integrity
name one by one and list
arduous
hard or difficult to do
inclination
tendency liking or preference
Ben Franklin
Temperence
Silence
Order
Resolution
Eat not to dullness; drink not to elevation
Speak not but what may benefit others or yourself; avoid trif…
Let all things have their places; let each part of business h…
Resolve to preform what you ought; preform without fail what…
Temperence
Eat not to dullness; drink not to elevation
Silence
Speak not but what may benefit others or yourself; avoid trif…
Ben Franklin
abate
admonish
amiss
approbation
when something perceived as hostile, threatening, or negative…
warn or reprimand someone firmly
not quite right; inappropriate or out of place
approval or praise
abate
when something perceived as hostile, threatening, or negative…
admonish
warn or reprimand someone firmly
8 terms
Ben franklin
Arduous
Foppery
Avarice
Vigilanve
Difficult
Foolishness
Greed
Watchfulness
Arduous
Difficult
Foppery
Foolishness
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