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Chapter 17 flash cards
Christopher Columbus
Grand Khan
Hispaniola
Garden of Eden
Told everyone he had found "the Indies"... Took 1200 men and 17…
Leader of China- Columbus still looking for him... Rich adventur…
First Spanish settlement in the Americas... What is now the Domi…
First home of adam and escorting to the bible... Bilical paradis…
Christopher Columbus
Told everyone he had found "the Indies"... Took 1200 men and 17…
Grand Khan
Leader of China- Columbus still looking for him... Rich adventur…
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Chapter 17 Flash Cards
sexual selection
Bottle neck effect
Allele Frequency
Reproductive isolation
picking a mate base on favorable traits. Ex a peacocks feathe…
A change in allele frequency following a dramatic reduction i…
Number of time an allele occurs in a gene pool.
When species can no longer reproduce they, then evolve into 2…
sexual selection
picking a mate base on favorable traits. Ex a peacocks feathe…
Bottle neck effect
A change in allele frequency following a dramatic reduction i…
Chapter 17 Flash Cards
What three places were transformed by…
Who created the largest empire ever?
What did Turkish and Mongol conquests…
Why did trade greatly increase?
Persia, Anatolia, and India
THE MONGOLS
Cross-cultural exchange
Because it is less risky
What three places were transformed by…
Persia, Anatolia, and India
Who created the largest empire ever?
THE MONGOLS
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Chapter 17 FlashCards
Transcontinental Railroad page 550
Pacific Railway Acts page 550
Animals/Plains Indians page 549/554
Treaty of Fort Laramie page 554
Fed. gov. made Pacific Railway Acts to give private companies…
Written by Fed Gov in 1862 and 1864 to gsve 131 million acres…
Plains Indians relied on Buffalo and Horses
First major treaty between the US gov. and the Plains Indians
Transcontinental Railroad page 550
Fed. gov. made Pacific Railway Acts to give private companies…
Pacific Railway Acts page 550
Written by Fed Gov in 1862 and 1864 to gsve 131 million acres…
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Chapter 17 Vocabulary Flash Cards
Sectionalism
Popular Sovereignty
Secede
Free-Soil Party
Rivalry based on the special interests of different areas
The belief that people should have the right to rule themselves
Withdraw from a large political body
A political party founded in 1848 by antislavery Whigs and De…
Sectionalism
Rivalry based on the special interests of different areas
Popular Sovereignty
The belief that people should have the right to rule themselves
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Chapter 17 flash cards
Mechanical wave
Medium
crest
trough
Is a disturbance in matter that carries energy from one place…
What a wave must travel through. Can be gas, liquid, or solid.
The highest point of a wave above the rest position.
The lowest point below the rest position.
Mechanical wave
Is a disturbance in matter that carries energy from one place…
Medium
What a wave must travel through. Can be gas, liquid, or solid.
CHAPTER 17 FLASH CARDS: ELECTRICITY (17 TERMS) - MGH @ SWD
ELECTRIC CHARGE
ELECTRICAL CONDUCTOR
ELECTRICAL INSULATOR
ELECTRIC FORCE
an electrical property of matter that creates electric and ma…
materials that allow electric charges to move freely.
materials that do not transfer charge easily.
the force of attraction or repulsion on a charged particle du…
ELECTRIC CHARGE
an electrical property of matter that creates electric and ma…
ELECTRICAL CONDUCTOR
materials that allow electric charges to move freely.
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Fertilization
Egg cell
Sperm cell
Uterus
Is the joining together of a male sperm cell and a female egg…
He reproductive
The cell from the male to make a new life
A pear-shaped organ inside the female's body where the embryo…
Fertilization
Is the joining together of a male sperm cell and a female egg…
Egg cell
He reproductive
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Chapter 17 Flash Cards
sharecropping
Farmers' Alliance
Populists
Colored Farmers' Alliance
System that locked millions of tenant farmers. An agreement t…
Organization of farmers founded in the late 19th century that…
Would win support from miners and those who used to be in Kni…
Formed by Blacks in the South who thought that the Farmers Al…
sharecropping
System that locked millions of tenant farmers. An agreement t…
Farmers' Alliance
Organization of farmers founded in the late 19th century that…
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Chapter 17 Flash Cards
Active Artifical Immunity
Active natural Immunity
Aerobe
Antibodies
...
...
...
...
Active Artifical Immunity
...
Active natural Immunity
...
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Introvert
Extrovert
Attitude
Optimist
A shy person
An outgoing person
A person's state of mind or feeling
Someone with a positive point of view
Introvert
A shy person
Extrovert
An outgoing person
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Magellan
Columbus
Vasco De Gama
Albuquerque
Explorer funded by Spain who is the first person to sail acro…
Explorer who reached the Americas, but thought he was in Asia
Made profit by selling spices he obtained in India
Destroyed Arab control of the spice trade
Magellan
Explorer funded by Spain who is the first person to sail acro…
Columbus
Explorer who reached the Americas, but thought he was in Asia
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la maleta
el equipaje
el pasaporte
el visado
suitcase
luggage
passport
visa
la maleta
suitcase
el equipaje
luggage
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mechanical wave
medium
crest
trough
a disturbance in matter that carries energy form one place to…
the material through which a wave travels
the highest point of the wave above the rest position
the lowest point below the rest position
mechanical wave
a disturbance in matter that carries energy form one place to…
medium
the material through which a wave travels
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Christopher Columbus
Grand Khan
Hispaniola
"Garden of Eden"
Came from a common family but had the dignity of a nobleman h…
Leader of China and Columbus was still looking for him. Also,…
First spanish settlement in the Americas which is now the Dom…
It was the first home of Adam and Eve, according to the Bible…
Christopher Columbus
Came from a common family but had the dignity of a nobleman h…
Grand Khan
Leader of China and Columbus was still looking for him. Also,…
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Chapter 17 Flash Cards
Defer
Endeavor (V)
Equate
Impose
To give in to someone elses wish or judgment; yield out of re…
To make a serious effort; to attempt
To consider to be equal, the same, or similar
To take unfair advantage of
Defer
To give in to someone elses wish or judgment; yield out of re…
Endeavor (V)
To make a serious effort; to attempt
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George Marshall
Women's Aux. Army Corps (WAAC)
A Phillip Randolf
Manhattan Project
...
...
...
...
George Marshall
...
Women's Aux. Army Corps (WAAC)
...
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libellus, libelli, m
qui, quae, quod
caecus, caeca, caecum
levis, leve
little book
who, which, what
blind
light
libellus, libelli, m
little book
qui, quae, quod
who, which, what
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olfaction
Olfactory Receptor Cells
Gustation
Taste Buds
Sense of smell
Transduces odors into neural signals
Sense of Taste
Contains taste receptors for sensation
olfaction
Sense of smell
Olfactory Receptor Cells
Transduces odors into neural signals
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Natural Law
Thomas Hobbes
John Locke
Social Contract
Rules of conduct discoverable by reason
A seventeenth-century English thinker who believed only a pow…
A seventeenth-century English thinker who believed to have a…
An agreement on which people give up their freedom for an ora…
Natural Law
Rules of conduct discoverable by reason
Thomas Hobbes
A seventeenth-century English thinker who believed only a pow…
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steam engine
Indian cotton textiles
middle-class values
lower middle class
steam-powered energy source... great technological innovation of…
Europe depended on Indian cotton for clothing, furniture, etc…
"Respectability" - social status, virtue... Politically liberal…
Turned to jobs such as clerks, secretaries... Made up 20% of Bri…
steam engine
steam-powered energy source... great technological innovation of…
Indian cotton textiles
Europe depended on Indian cotton for clothing, furniture, etc…
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Exhort
Flamboyant
Foible
Innocuous
To urge
Flashy
A minor failing
Without bad effects
Exhort
To urge
Flamboyant
Flashy
Chapter 17 Flash Cards
Continental Drift
Convergent Boundry
Divergent Boundry
Isochron
When the Earths continents were together and then drifted apart
Place where 2 of the Earths tectonic plate are moving toward…
Place where 2 of Earths tectonic plates are moving apart from…
Line on a map that connects points of the same age
Continental Drift
When the Earths continents were together and then drifted apart
Convergent Boundry
Place where 2 of the Earths tectonic plate are moving toward…
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公司
丈夫
学校
先生
company
husband
school
mr
公司
company
丈夫
husband
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undecimus
caelum
advesperascit
aedificium
eleventh
sky
it gets dark
building
undecimus
eleventh
caelum
sky
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Doppler Effect
Reflection
Diffraction
Refraction
The shift in frequency of acoustic or electromagnetic radiati…
the return of light, heat, sound, etc. after striking a surfa…
The bending of waves, especially sound and light waves around…
The Change of direction of a ray of light sound, heat,or tthe…
Doppler Effect
The shift in frequency of acoustic or electromagnetic radiati…
Reflection
the return of light, heat, sound, etc. after striking a surfa…
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Continental drift
Pangaea
Isochron
Magnetic reversal
It's where Earth continents had once be joined as a single la…
A supercontinent.
An imaginary line on a map that shows points that have the sa…
It's when the flow in the outer core changes and the Earth ma…
Continental drift
It's where Earth continents had once be joined as a single la…
Pangaea
A supercontinent.
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Flash cards chapter 17
Ascetic
Attenuate
Attribute
Depravity
A person whi renounces material comforts
To reduce weaken or lessen
To ascribe to relate to a caise or source
Moral corruption perversion
Ascetic
A person whi renounces material comforts
Attenuate
To reduce weaken or lessen
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Dardanelles
Bosporus
Sea of Marmara
Jordan River
A narrow waterway that separates Europe from Asia
A water way that separates Europe from Asia
A water way that separates Europe from Asia
begins in Syria and flows south through Israel and Jordan
Dardanelles
A narrow waterway that separates Europe from Asia
Bosporus
A water way that separates Europe from Asia
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Gene Pool
Allele frequency
Single- gene trait
Polygenic trait
Gene Pool ... Consists of all the genes, including all the diffe…
Allele frequency ... Is the number of times an allele occurs in…
Single- gene trait ... A trait controlled by only one gene.
Polygenic trait... A single polygenic trait often has many possi…
Gene Pool
Gene Pool ... Consists of all the genes, including all the diffe…
Allele frequency
Allele frequency ... Is the number of times an allele occurs in…
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skeletal system
periosteum
cartilage
joint
All the bones in your body make up your skeletal system,
A living bone's surface is covered with a tough, tight-fittin…
The ends of bones are covered with a smooth, slip pery, thick…
Anyplace where two or more bones come together is a joint.
skeletal system
All the bones in your body make up your skeletal system,
periosteum
A living bone's surface is covered with a tough, tight-fittin…
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Magnetic
Permanent magnet
Magnetic field
Magnetic declination
Describes a material that can respond to forces from magnets.
A material that retains its magnetic properties, can attract…
The influence created by a magnet that exerts forces in other…
The difference between true north and the direction a compass…
Magnetic
Describes a material that can respond to forces from magnets.
Permanent magnet
A material that retains its magnetic properties, can attract…
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cladogram
derived character
shared character
cladistics
branching diagram that is represented as a family tree for si…
Characteristic that appears in recent parts of a lineage, but…
a feature that all members of a group have in common
classification system which is based on phylogeny
cladogram
branching diagram that is represented as a family tree for si…
derived character
Characteristic that appears in recent parts of a lineage, but…
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Absolutism
Autocracy
Baroque
Bohemian Estates
system of ruling were monarchs reduced the political power of…
a form of government led by a ruler with absolute power.
a style of art that grew out of the revitalized Catholic Chur…
the representative body of the different estates, or legal or…
Absolutism
system of ruling were monarchs reduced the political power of…
Autocracy
a form of government led by a ruler with absolute power.
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United Nations
Iron curtain
Containment
Truman Doctrine
An international peacekeeping organization founded in 1945 to…
Boundary separating the communist nations of Eastern Europe f…
A policy directed at blocking soviet influence and stopping t…
A policy of giving economic and military aid to free nations…
United Nations
An international peacekeeping organization founded in 1945 to…
Iron curtain
Boundary separating the communist nations of Eastern Europe f…
Chapter 17 flash cards
Group
Metals
Malleable
Ductile
Vertical column in the periodic table
Are elements that are shiny, malleable, ductile, curvy, metal…
Metals can be hammered or rolled into sheets
Metals can be drawn into wires.
Group
Vertical column in the periodic table
Metals
Are elements that are shiny, malleable, ductile, curvy, metal…
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Domestic Affairs
Foreign Affairs
Isolationism
Terrorism
All matters not directly connected to the realm of foreign af…
A nation's relationships with other countries
A national policy of avoiding involvement in world affairs
New fear; , the use of violence by groups against civilians t…
Domestic Affairs
All matters not directly connected to the realm of foreign af…
Foreign Affairs
A nation's relationships with other countries
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amnesty
carpetbaggers
scalawags
poll tax
(n.) a general pardon for an offense against a government; in…
A northerner who went to the South immediately after the Civi…
A derogatory term for Southerners who were working with the N…
A requirement that citizens pay a tax in order to register to…
amnesty
(n.) a general pardon for an offense against a government; in…
carpetbaggers
A northerner who went to the South immediately after the Civi…
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aging
albumen
antemortem
blood spot
the process of growing old.
egg white, or the protein contained in it
before death
a spot of blood in a hen's egg due to hemorrhage within the o…
aging
the process of growing old.
albumen
egg white, or the protein contained in it
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Renaissance
humanism
Secular
patron
"rebirth" N.P
A Renaissance intellectual movement in which thinkers studied…
Concerned with worldly rather than spiritual matters N.P
Financial support of writers and artists by cities, groups, a…
Renaissance
"rebirth" N.P
humanism
A Renaissance intellectual movement in which thinkers studied…
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Flash cards chapter 17
Aryan
Concentration camps
Collective bargaining
Collectivization
Racial state that would dominate Europe and possibly world fo…
Prison camps for people who opposed nazis
French new deal gave workers right. The right of unions to ne…
System in which private farms were eliminated , instead the g…
Aryan
Racial state that would dominate Europe and possibly world fo…
Concentration camps
Prison camps for people who opposed nazis
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Chapter 17 FlashCards
Congenial
Flippant
Impasse
Perception
Agreeable Or Pleasent - Adjective
Disrespectful And Not Serious Enough - Adjective
A Situation With No Way Out - Noun
Insight Or Understanding Gained Through Observation - Noun
Congenial
Agreeable Or Pleasent - Adjective
Flippant
Disrespectful And Not Serious Enough - Adjective
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Financial Plan
Capital
Financial forest
Budget
A set of documents that outline the essential facts about a n…
Money supplied by investors
A estimate of a business's outlook for a period of years
A plan to see how much money is needed for a period of time
Financial Plan
A set of documents that outline the essential facts about a n…
Capital
Money supplied by investors
Chapter 17 Flash Cards
A yellow, swollen area of the lining o…
The procedure that cuts the lateral pa…
A joint mobilization technique causing…
Increased accumulation of cerebrospina…
D
C
B
A
A yellow, swollen area of the lining o…
D
The procedure that cuts the lateral pa…
C
Chapter 17 Flash Cards
How is a mechanical wave created?
What is periodic motion?
How is a transverse wave measured?
How do you measure a longitudinal wave?
When a source of energy causes a vibration to travel through…
Any motion that repeats at regular time intervals.
Between adjacent crests or troughs.
Between adjacent rarefaction compressions or rarefactions.
How is a mechanical wave created?
When a source of energy causes a vibration to travel through…
What is periodic motion?
Any motion that repeats at regular time intervals.
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What is Mechanical Waves?
What is Transverse Wave?
What is Longitudinal Wave?
What is Surface Wave?
a disturbance in matter that carries energy from one place to…
a wave that causes the medium to vibrate at right angles to t…
a wave in which the vibration of the medium is parallel to th…
a wave that travels along a surface separating two media.
What is Mechanical Waves?
a disturbance in matter that carries energy from one place to…
What is Transverse Wave?
a wave that causes the medium to vibrate at right angles to t…
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History: Chapter 17 Flash Cards
Ida B. Wells
B.T. Washington
W.E.B DuBois
Muckrakers
African American journalist. Published statistics about lynch…
A former slave. Encouraged blacks to keep to themselves and f…
He felt that immediate "ceaseless agitation" was the only way…
Journalists who wrote about injustices and exposed the filth…
Ida B. Wells
African American journalist. Published statistics about lynch…
B.T. Washington
A former slave. Encouraged blacks to keep to themselves and f…
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Geo Flash Cards Chapter 17
Russia is almost 7 million square mile…
Russia has 11 time zones
Forces from below land can push up val…
Forces from above can wear down land.…
...
...
...
...
Russia is almost 7 million square mile…
...
Russia has 11 time zones
...
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Chapter 17 Vocab (flash cards)
mechanical wave
medium
crest
trough
a disturbance in matter that carries energy from one place to…
there material through which a wave travels
the highest point of the wave above the rest position
the lowest point below the rest position
mechanical wave
a disturbance in matter that carries energy from one place to…
medium
there material through which a wave travels
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history chapter 17 flash cards
Ida B Tarbell
Booker T. Washington
W.E.B. DuBois
Muckrakers
A very influential muckraker who reported for a paper against…
A civil rights activist who encouraged freed men and women to…
A civil rights activist who disagreed with Booker T. Washingt…
journalist or reports who wrote papers or reports that underm…
Ida B Tarbell
A very influential muckraker who reported for a paper against…
Booker T. Washington
A civil rights activist who encouraged freed men and women to…
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