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20 termscreated on December 10, 2016
Greek and Latin Roots
ast (star)
fac (make)
geo (earth)
morph (shape)
astronomy: the study of stars and outer space
factory: a place where things are made
geography: the study of earths surface
metamorphosis- a change in form from one stage to the next.
ast (star)
astronomy: the study of stars and outer space
fac (make)
factory: a place where things are made
37 termscreated on December 10, 2016
Biology exam.... chapter 3 test
The movements of energy and nutrients…
The repeated movement of water between…
The rate at which organic matter is cr…
If a nutrient is in such short supply…
Energy flows in one direction and nutrients recycle
The water cycle
Primary productivity
Substance is a limiting nutrient
The movements of energy and nutrients…
Energy flows in one direction and nutrients recycle
The repeated movement of water between…
The water cycle
54 termscreated on December 10, 2016
WG Semester Exam 1 Ch.4
Estuary
Nuclear energy
Renewable resource
Subsistence farming
Where rivers meet an inlet of the sea
Energy produced by the splitting of uranium atoms
A resource that the environment replaces overtime
Farming that provides only enough food for a family or village
Estuary
Where rivers meet an inlet of the sea
Nuclear energy
Energy produced by the splitting of uranium atoms
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GEOG Final Exam
The vertical elevation differences upo…
geographers group the landscapes typog…
what are some methods of crustal forma…
oceanic plates carry the blank and con…
relief
...
tectonic plates, volcanoes
oceans, continents
The vertical elevation differences upo…
relief
geographers group the landscapes typog…
...
18 termscreated on December 10, 2016
3. The Epic of Gilgamesh
Gilgamesh
Enkidu
The Harlot
Ninsun
The hero of the Epic
Made by Aruru in the image and essence of Anu; companion of g…
Tempted Enkidu into civilization
minor godness, Gilgamesh's mom
Gilgamesh
The hero of the Epic
Enkidu
Made by Aruru in the image and essence of Anu; companion of g…
25 termscreated on December 10, 2016
Biology 3.1-3.3
Biosphere
Population
Community
Ecology
Part of earth in which life exists including land, water, air…
Group individuals of the same species that live in the same a…
Collection of different populations that live together in a d…
Scientific study of interactions among organisms and between…
Biosphere
Part of earth in which life exists including land, water, air…
Population
Group individuals of the same species that live in the same a…
396 termscreated on December 10, 2016
Science Mid-Term
Rule 1
Rule 2
Rule 3
Rule 4
Nonzero digits are always significant
Any final zero or zeros placed after the decimal point are si…
Zeros between two other significant digits are always signifi…
Zeros used solely for spacing the decimal point are not signi…
Rule 1
Nonzero digits are always significant
Rule 2
Any final zero or zeros placed after the decimal point are si…
34 termscreated on December 10, 2016
ECN 12
Draw and label our Macro Picture. Iden…
Show cases of an AD shift and interpre…
Define aggregate expenditure. Describe…
Identify the relationship that the AD…
...
When AD increases real GDP thus decrease in unemployment and…
Aggregate expenditure: total nominal amount that individuals,…
For a given level of aggregate expenditures measured in nomin…
Draw and label our Macro Picture. Iden…
...
Show cases of an AD shift and interpre…
When AD increases real GDP thus decrease in unemployment and…
26 termscreated on December 10, 2016
chapter 19
Taxonomy
systematics
systematic biology
taxon
define... -the branch of systematic biology that identifies, nam…
define... -the study of the history of biodiversity
define... -uses characterisitics or traits of living organisms a…
define... -a group containing an organism or a group of organism…
Taxonomy
define... -the branch of systematic biology that identifies, nam…
systematics
define... -the study of the history of biodiversity
131 termscreated on December 10, 2016
Science Midterm
Earth's inner core is made up of what?
The direction of sea-floor spreading i…
What does oceanic crust consists mostl…
What happens to the oceanic crust duri…
a dense ball of solid metal
the mid-ocean ridge toward a trench
basalt
It sinks into the mantle
Earth's inner core is made up of what?
a dense ball of solid metal
The direction of sea-floor spreading i…
the mid-ocean ridge toward a trench
98 termscreated on December 10, 2016
Physics
Which has greater linear speed, a hors…
Which has greater angular speed, a hor…
What is the direction of the force tha…
A ladybug rests on the bottom of a tin…
Outside
Neither
Inward
The can
Which has greater linear speed, a hors…
Outside
Which has greater angular speed, a hor…
Neither
18 termscreated on December 10, 2016
social studies test [sci rev & thinkers]
What did the Scientific Revolution gro…
Difference between geocentric and heli…
Isaac Newton
Copernicus
advancements in math and science
Geo - earth centers universe ... helio - sun centerd unverse
laws of gravity and motion.
made heliocentric theory
What did the Scientific Revolution gro…
advancements in math and science
Difference between geocentric and heli…
Geo - earth centers universe ... helio - sun centerd unverse
59 termscreated on December 10, 2016
Astro 10B-1
Astronomy
Star
planet
moon
study of the universe
1. a giant ball of hot gas, 2.shining under its own power. lo…
1. an object of significant size 2. that orbits a star. local…
1. anything that orbits a planet
Astronomy
study of the universe
Star
1. a giant ball of hot gas, 2.shining under its own power. lo…
19 termscreated on December 10, 2016
science exam study guide
biological science
botany
ecology
zoology
life science
science of plants
science of balance life in nature
animal biology
biological science
life science
botany
science of plants
20 termscreated on December 10, 2016
Renaissance
Renaissance
Hummanism
The Medici familu
King Henry VIII
Rebirth of society , new ages learning, new approvhes in scie…
Thinking about the interest ideas of man, new thinking allowi…
Powerful wealthy banking family of Florence Italy, leaders of…
King of England from 1509 to 1547 he wanted a divorce so he c…
Renaissance
Rebirth of society , new ages learning, new approvhes in scie…
Hummanism
Thinking about the interest ideas of man, new thinking allowi…
22 termscreated on December 10, 2016
Science chapter one book 2
System
Energy
Atmosphere
Geosphere
A group of parts that work together as a whole
The ability to do work
An envelope of gas that forms earths outer most layer
The core mantle and crust
System
A group of parts that work together as a whole
Energy
The ability to do work
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Chapter 28 review
Rilles
Crater
Earth
Ellipse
What is a long deep channel on the moons surface called
What are the bowl shaped depressions on the surface of the mo…
According the giant impact hypothesis,what was the moon once…
What shape does the orbit of the moon around the earth make
Rilles
What is a long deep channel on the moons surface called
Crater
What are the bowl shaped depressions on the surface of the mo…
101 termscreated on December 10, 2016
Honors Biology Midterm Exam 2015
List all the parts of the scientific m…
What is an adaptation?
Give 2 examples of a scientific model?
Describe the characteristics that all…
1.) find and indentify the problem... 2.) create the hypothesis…
structure, behavior, or internal process that enables an orga…
-physical model... -computer model
-made of cells... -obtain and use energy... -grow and develop... -repr…
List all the parts of the scientific m…
1.) find and indentify the problem... 2.) create the hypothesis…
What is an adaptation?
structure, behavior, or internal process that enables an orga…
31 termscreated on December 10, 2016
Social studies final 1st semester
You use a Maps scale bar to determine…
Coffee is Brazil's main export
Deciduous trees produce cones and have…
It tropical climate means that an area…
True
False
False
False
You use a Maps scale bar to determine…
True
Coffee is Brazil's main export
False
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Science Chapter 8 Lesson 3
Isotope
Radioactive
Parent Isotope
Daughter Isotope
an atom of the same element with the same number of protons,…
unstable isotope
unstable isotope
stable isotope
Isotope
an atom of the same element with the same number of protons,…
Radioactive
unstable isotope
30 termscreated on December 10, 2016
WG exam study guide
Absolute location
Relative location
Types of regions: ... (1) formal... (2) fu…
Human and physical geography
is the exact location on Earth of a specific place. Longitude…
a point or place in relation to another point or place
What are the types of regions? ... (1)_________________ region -…
What are the branches of geography?
Absolute location
is the exact location on Earth of a specific place. Longitude…
Relative location
a point or place in relation to another point or place
13 termscreated on December 10, 2016
Philosophy Final
Heraclitus' logos
Parmenides three
Review Diotima's teachings in Symposium
Plotinus' first three hypostases
the law that governs the universe, the better we understand i…
Being, Nothing, and the Mortal path (in between nothing and s…
1. Progression of soul from loving beautiful things to beauty…
1. The one... 2. Angels... 3. Mortals
Heraclitus' logos
the law that governs the universe, the better we understand i…
Parmenides three
Being, Nothing, and the Mortal path (in between nothing and s…
50 termscreated on December 10, 2016
Greek and Latin root words
Agri
Anthro
Astro
Bio
Field
Man
Star
Life
Agri
Field
Anthro
Man
30 termscreated on December 10, 2016
Earth Science Test 3-5 -_- 1.2
A _______ is a solid mass of mineral o…
Rock are genrally classified as igneou…
Because of the processes that take pla…
The rock cycle is driven internally by…
Rock
Sedimentary
Rock cycle
The Earth's core
A _______ is a solid mass of mineral o…
Rock
Rock are genrally classified as igneou…
Sedimentary
44 termscreated on December 10, 2016
Mythology
Zeus/jupiter
Hera/juno
Poseidon/Neptune
Hades/pluto
Ruler of gods, humans, others. God of heavens and earth, rule…
Zeus jealous wife... Goddes of marriage, married women, child bi…
God of the sea and earthquakes... Symbols: trident, dolphins, ho…
God of underworld, guarded all of dead, symbol for death, in…
Zeus/jupiter
Ruler of gods, humans, others. God of heavens and earth, rule…
Hera/juno
Zeus jealous wife... Goddes of marriage, married women, child bi…
23 termscreated on December 10, 2016
Intro to Catholicism Final
What does the word canon mean?
What is reason?
What is revelation?
What is meant by the Apostolic Traditi…
The scripture canon is the CHurch's list of books in the bibl…
The natural ability human beings have to know and understand…
The process by which God makes himself known to human through…
The passing on of the good news of Jesus Christ
What does the word canon mean?
The scripture canon is the CHurch's list of books in the bibl…
What is reason?
The natural ability human beings have to know and understand…
12 termscreated on December 10, 2016
Weather, Clouds and Fronts; LMH
Cirrus clouds
Cumulus clouds
Cumulonimbus clouds
Stratus clouds
High level clouds that are thin, wispy, and made of ice cryst…
Mid level clouds that are puffy. Usually associated with fair…
Huge vertical towers of puffy clouds that usually bring thund…
Low-level clouds that have a thin, layered appearance. These…
Cirrus clouds
High level clouds that are thin, wispy, and made of ice cryst…
Cumulus clouds
Mid level clouds that are puffy. Usually associated with fair…
12 termscreated on December 10, 2016
AP World Chapter 10 Test
What is an example of Eu inoovation ca…
What features of Byz did Kievan Rus ad…
What were the relationships between po…
What proved that there was expansion a…
Gunpowerder in cannons
Political control by church
Rulers proteted church and the church legitimized rulers
Increased in LDT
What is an example of Eu inoovation ca…
Gunpowerder in cannons
What features of Byz did Kievan Rus ad…
Political control by church
14 termscreated on December 10, 2016
chapter 5
periodic table
period
group
periodic law
an arrangement of elements in columns, based on a set of prop…
a row in a periodic table of elements;the time required for o…
a column of elements in a periodic table
the pattern of repeating properties displayed by elements in…
periodic table
an arrangement of elements in columns, based on a set of prop…
period
a row in a periodic table of elements;the time required for o…
33 termscreated on December 10, 2016
Topic 2: The Periodic Table and Atom
Lanthanide
Actinides
Metalloids
Metals
...
...
...
...
Lanthanide
...
Actinides
...
647 termscreated on December 10, 2016
AP World Ch. 1-18
The earth came into existence around
The term prehistory refers to the peri…
From the period four million to one mi…
Which of the following statements abou…
four to five billion years ago.
writing.
Australopithecus
They produced cleavers and hand axes
The earth came into existence around
four to five billion years ago.
The term prehistory refers to the peri…
writing.
26 termscreated on December 10, 2016
Anabolism (& photosynthesis)
anabolism
autotroph
chemosynthesis
photosynthesis
buiding large molecules from small molecule; requires input o…
an organism that can cause energy and inorganic nutrients to…
bacteria and archea use chemical compounds to create organic…
plants and algae use solar energy, gas, and water to create c…
anabolism
buiding large molecules from small molecule; requires input o…
autotroph
an organism that can cause energy and inorganic nutrients to…
15 termscreated on December 10, 2016
Chemistry Quiz 1
atom
nucleus
proton
neutron
the smallest piece of an element; made of protons, neutrons,…
the central part of the atom that contains protons and neutrons
a positively charged particle in the nucleus of an atom
a neutral particle in the nucleus of an atom
atom
the smallest piece of an element; made of protons, neutrons,…
nucleus
the central part of the atom that contains protons and neutrons
18 termscreated on December 10, 2016
WHOLE TIMELINE
200,000 YA
4MYA
65MYA
150 MYA
Homo sapiens
Bipedalism
Creatacous extinction (DINOS gone)
Flowers
200,000 YA
Homo sapiens
4MYA
Bipedalism
22 termscreated on December 10, 2016
moon faces, space definitions, and more
new moon
first quarter
full moon
third quarter
new moon
first quarter
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Romeo and Juliet Acts 4 and 5 Vocabulary
slack
inundation
arbitrating
shrift
(n.) negligent; weak
(n.) overwhelm or overflow
(v.) deciding a dispute
(n.) confession
slack
(n.) negligent; weak
inundation
(n.) overwhelm or overflow
14 termscreated on December 10, 2016
Biology unit 1 study guide terms
Biosphere
Botany
Community
Domain
Spade on and near Earths surface that contains and supports l…
Branch of biology that studies plant life. Study of the struc…
All of the populations in one area
...
Biosphere
Spade on and near Earths surface that contains and supports l…
Botany
Branch of biology that studies plant life. Study of the struc…
274 termscreated on December 10, 2016
Science Exam Review
Astronomy
Meteorology
Geology
Oceanography
The study of objects Beyond earth's atmosphere
The study of forces and processes that cause the atmosphere t…
The study of materials that make up earth, the processes that…
The study Earth's oceans whichever nearly 3/4s of the planet
Astronomy
The study of objects Beyond earth's atmosphere
Meteorology
The study of forces and processes that cause the atmosphere t…
25 termscreated on December 10, 2016
chapter 6
Based on the cycle of photosynthesis a…
photosynthesis : oxygen ::
biochemical pathway : reaction ::
light reactions : thylakoids ::
the sun.
respiration : carbon dioxide
assembly line : workers
Calvin cycle : stroma
Based on the cycle of photosynthesis a…
the sun.
photosynthesis : oxygen ::
respiration : carbon dioxide
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Terms for history WW11 test
treaty of versailles
manchuria
Appeasement
blitzkrieg
direct cause off ww11
Place Japan invaded
Saying yes to hitler to maintain peace
Lightning war, short, fast, powerful attacks
treaty of versailles
direct cause off ww11
manchuria
Place Japan invaded
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S.S Vocab Study Guide
Loess
Hydroelectric power
mantle
Crust
a type of rich, dust like soil
the power generated by water driven turbin
the thick, rocky, layer around Earths core
the thin, rocky layer on Earths surface
Loess
a type of rich, dust like soil
Hydroelectric power
the power generated by water driven turbin
128 termscreated on December 10, 2016
Bio Exam III Review
Ecology
Biogeography
(Ecological Organization) Individual
(Ecological Organization) Population
the study of organisms and their interactions with living and…
study of distributions of species in space and time
individual living thing (organism)
group of organisms of one type that live in the same area
Ecology
the study of organisms and their interactions with living and…
Biogeography
study of distributions of species in space and time
34 termscreated on December 10, 2016
Biology Final Missed Questions
All of the following are examples of c…
Lipids are:
Saturated fatty acids contain:
Characteristic of prokaryotes
3 steroids
Polar molecules
Carbon atoms that are each bonded to four other atoms
Existed on earth before eukaryotes
All of the following are examples of c…
3 steroids
Lipids are:
Polar molecules
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ch 12 AST
White Dwarf Stars ... Diameter
White Dwarf Stars ... Mass
White Dwarf Stars ... Ave. Density
White Dwarf Stars ... Surface Gravity
~10,000 km (6 miles)
less than 1.4 solar masses
20 tons/in^3
1/2 million times Earth's
White Dwarf Stars ... Diameter
~10,000 km (6 miles)
White Dwarf Stars ... Mass
less than 1.4 solar masses
17 termscreated on December 10, 2016
AP Biology Chapter 1 Themes in the Study of Life
Seven Properties of Life
What are emergent properties?
Life is organized on many scales. Say…
Biosphere
Evoluntionary adaption, response to environment, order, regul…
New properties that arise with each step upward in the hierar…
...
the entire portion of Earth habitated by life; the sum of all…
Seven Properties of Life
Evoluntionary adaption, response to environment, order, regul…
What are emergent properties?
New properties that arise with each step upward in the hierar…
100 termscreated on December 10, 2016
World Geo Midterm
perceptual region
functional region
map projection
spatial perspective
a region defined by popular feelings and images rather than b…
a central place and the surrounding territory linked to it
mathematical formula to show the curve of the earth in a flat…
a way of looking at the human and physical patterns on earth…
perceptual region
a region defined by popular feelings and images rather than b…
functional region
a central place and the surrounding territory linked to it
104 termscreated on December 10, 2016
Geography 2nd Nine Weeks 5-7
Australia
Challenger Deep
Antarctica
"Land down under"
the world's smallest continent
the lowest point on earth
the continent with the highest average elevation
the nickname for Australia
Australia
the world's smallest continent
Challenger Deep
the lowest point on earth
32 termscreated on December 10, 2016
Final Exam - Test 1
Aristotle
Aristarchus
Eratosthenes
Ptolemy
most associated with the ancient Greek world view
rejected the Geocentric world view and supported the Heliocen…
accurately determined the size of the Earth
Almagest - the standard astronomy book for 1400 years.
Aristotle
most associated with the ancient Greek world view
Aristarchus
rejected the Geocentric world view and supported the Heliocen…
40 termscreated on December 10, 2016
Basics of Geography
Geography comes from which language an…
geography is...
human geography
physical geography
Greek "geo graphia" or "earth describe
the study of distribution and interaction of physical and hum…
the study of human migration and interaction with the environ…
the study of how and why the earth's natural features came to…
Geography comes from which language an…
Greek "geo graphia" or "earth describe
geography is...
the study of distribution and interaction of physical and hum…
99 termscreated on December 10, 2016
Final Exam - Test 2
What are the Layers of the Earth from…
Earth's magnetosphere:... A. Shields us…
What makes up the majority of Earth's…
How fast does a rocket have to go in o…
C
D
B
A
What are the Layers of the Earth from…
C
Earth's magnetosphere:... A. Shields us…
D
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