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ESS - Vocabulary Chapter 9 - Volcanoes and Other Igneous Activity
Magma
Lava
Viscosity
Volatiles
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Magma
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Lava
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ESS - Vocabulary Chapter 7 - Plate Tectonics: A Scientific Revolution
Continental Drift
Super Continent
Pangea
Ocean Ridge System
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Continental Drift
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Super Continent
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ESS - Vocabulary Chapter 20 - World Climates and Global Climate Change
Climate System
Koppen Classifiction
Tropical Rain Forest
Tropical Wet and Dry
the exchanges of energy and moisture that occurs among the at…
...
...
...
Climate System
the exchanges of energy and moisture that occurs among the at…
Koppen Classifiction
...
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3.4 Flash Cards - Vocabulary - Science - 2nd P. - Mr. Ess
Terrestrial Planet
Gas Giant
Ice Giant
Ring
Earth or a planet similar to earth that has a rocky surface.…
A large planet that consists mostly of gases in a dense form,…
A giant planet composed mostly of astronomical ices containin…
In Astronomy, a wide, flat, zone of small particles orbit aro…
Terrestrial Planet
Earth or a planet similar to earth that has a rocky surface.…
Gas Giant
A large planet that consists mostly of gases in a dense form,…
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Big Ideas Math Geometry 1.1 - 1.3 Vocabulary Revised for Geo Ess
Postulate
collinear
congruent segments
coordinate
A rule that is accepted without proof
points that lie on the same line
line segments that have the same length
a real number that corresponds to a point on a line
Postulate
A rule that is accepted without proof
collinear
points that lie on the same line
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ESS Basic Vocabulary Memory Training / August 24th - Hjalmar Selin
Species
Habitat
Niche
Fundamental Niche
A group of organisms that share a specific trait or character…
The environment in which a species normally lives.
Describes the particular set of abiotic and biotic conditions…
Describes the full range of conditions in which an organism c…
Species
A group of organisms that share a specific trait or character…
Habitat
The environment in which a species normally lives.
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IB ESS: Topic 1
Positive Feedback
Negative Feedback
System
Open systems
occurs when a change in the state of a system leads to additi…
a self-regulating method of control leading to the maintenanc…
an assemblage of parts and the relationships between them, wh…
exchange both matter and energy across the boundaries of a sy…
Positive Feedback
occurs when a change in the state of a system leads to additi…
Negative Feedback
a self-regulating method of control leading to the maintenanc…
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IB ESS Topic 3
LEDC
MEDC
Life expectancy
Crude Birth Rate (CBR)
less economically developed country
More economically developed country
the average number of years that a person can be expected to…
the number of live births yearly per thousand people in a pop…
LEDC
less economically developed country
MEDC
More economically developed country
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Latin vocab pg.40, Forms of sum, esse, Latin Vocabulary pg. 53
appello
convoco
exspecto
habito
I call
I assemble
I wait for
I live
appello
I call
convoco
I assemble
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ESS Topic 2.5-2.7
Limiting factor
Net productivity
Producers
Consumers
A factor which limits productivity. e.g. temp and precipitation
The gain in energy or biomass per unit area per unit time tha…
Are organisms that make their own organic material from simpl…
Are organisms that obtain organic molecules by eating or dige…
Limiting factor
A factor which limits productivity. e.g. temp and precipitation
Net productivity
The gain in energy or biomass per unit area per unit time tha…
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ESS Ch. 6 Sedimentary and Metamorphic Rocks
bedding
cementation
cross-bedding
graded bedding
horizontal layering in sedimentary rock that can range from a…
process of sedimentary rock formation that occurs when dissol…
depositional feature of sedimentary rock that forms as inclin…
type of bedding in which particle sizes become progressively…
bedding
horizontal layering in sedimentary rock that can range from a…
cementation
process of sedimentary rock formation that occurs when dissol…
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IB ESS - Ecosystems Test
Biotic factor
Abiotic factors
Trophic level
Producers
A living biological factor that may influence an organism or…
Non-living, physical factor that may influence an organism or…
Identifies an organisms feeding relationship with other organ…
Autotrophs - Organisms that make their own food.
Biotic factor
A living biological factor that may influence an organism or…
Abiotic factors
Non-living, physical factor that may influence an organism or…
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Magro English Ess. Vocab chapter 1
archaic
argot
connotation
denotation
no longer used or applicable; ancient
the informal specialized vocabulary or expressions of a parti…
ideas or meanings suggested by a word; associations that go b…
the most direct or specific meaning of a word
archaic
no longer used or applicable; ancient
argot
the informal specialized vocabulary or expressions of a parti…
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IB ESS Definitions pg 71
Demographic Transition
Diversity
Diversity, Genetic
Diversity, Habitat
A general model describing the changing levels of fertility a…
A generic term for heterogeneity. The scientific meaning of d…
The range of genetic material present in a gene pool or popul…
The range of different habitats or number of ecological niche…
Demographic Transition
A general model describing the changing levels of fertility a…
Diversity
A generic term for heterogeneity. The scientific meaning of d…
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Ess-systems
System
Open system
Closed system
Isolated system
An assemblage of parts and the relationship between them, whi…
A system in which both matter and energy are exchanged with i…
A system in which energy, but not matter, is exchanged with i…
A system that exchanges neither matter nor energy with its su…
System
An assemblage of parts and the relationship between them, whi…
Open system
A system in which both matter and energy are exchanged with i…
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Ess-biodiversity
Biodiversity
Species diversity
Habitat diversity
Diversity index
The amount of biological or living diversity per unit area. I…
The variety of species per unit area. This includes both the…
The range of different habitats or numbers of ecological nich…
A numerical measure of species diversity that is derived from…
Biodiversity
The amount of biological or living diversity per unit area. I…
Species diversity
The variety of species per unit area. This includes both the…
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Ess- ecosystems
Biome
Solar radiation
Insolation
climate
A collection of ecosystems sharing similar climatic condition…
energy from the sun
exposure to the sun's rays
e weather conditions prevailing in an area in general or over…
Biome
A collection of ecosystems sharing similar climatic condition…
Solar radiation
energy from the sun
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Ch 27 Glencoe ESS
interferometry
albedo
highland
mare
multiple telescopes act as one
percent of light reflected from a surface
high portions of the moon, light in color
sea on the moon, actually no water, just dark
interferometry
multiple telescopes act as one
albedo
percent of light reflected from a surface
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ESS 104 - Final
17th century of jazz dance
1800s of jazz dance
"Cakewalk" (jazz dance)
Vaudeville era (jazz)
African slaves bring music and dancing. Slave master prohibit…
black songs and dances showcased in minstrel shows. Whites in…
came from plantation entertainment... contest among black dancer…
contributions of african american performers
17th century of jazz dance
African slaves bring music and dancing. Slave master prohibit…
1800s of jazz dance
black songs and dances showcased in minstrel shows. Whites in…
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ESS Part 1: Cycles & Patterns
rotation
revolution
orbit
elliptical orbit
to turn around or spin on an axis or center
to orbit or go around a central point
the path of an object around another object
the shape of Earth's orbit
rotation
to turn around or spin on an axis or center
revolution
to orbit or go around a central point
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Unit 2 (sta, sti, pos, stas, stat, ent, ess)
extant
apropos
ecstasy
stasis
still in existence; not destroyed
with regard to
Intense joy or delight (Think of the effect of His Word in yo…
condition in which there is not change
extant
still in existence; not destroyed
apropos
with regard to
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ch 15 bus ess
human resources
human resources management
job description
compensation
the people employed in a business, commonly referred to as pe…
the process of finding, selecting, training, and evaluating e…
a detailed outline of the duties, qualifications, and conditi…
pay and benefits
human resources
the people employed in a business, commonly referred to as pe…
human resources management
the process of finding, selecting, training, and evaluating e…
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ch 6 bus ess
sole proprietorship
unlimited liability
partnership
corporation
a business owned by only one person
a liability that holds the owner fully responsible for a comp…
a business owned by two or more people who share its risks an…
company that is registered by a state and operates apart from…
sole proprietorship
a business owned by only one person
unlimited liability
a liability that holds the owner fully responsible for a comp…
18 terms
ch 16 vocab bus ess
culture
business etiquette
corporate culture
hierarchy
the beliefs, customs, and attitudes of a distinct group of pe…
conduct that is considered socially acceptable in business
a company's shared values, beliefs, and goals
a formal chain of command with one person at the top who make…
culture
the beliefs, customs, and attitudes of a distinct group of pe…
business etiquette
conduct that is considered socially acceptable in business
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ch 8 vocab bus. ess.
leadership
initiative
human relations
integrity
taking a company and its employees in a direction based upon…
the ability to act and make decisions without the help or adv…
the study of how people interact in the workplace and how com…
an adherence to a code of ethical values, such as honesty, lo…
leadership
taking a company and its employees in a direction based upon…
initiative
the ability to act and make decisions without the help or adv…
8 terms
ESS VOCAB Q5
pollution
non-point source pollution
point source pollution
biodegradable
the addition to an environment of a substance or an agent by…
the release of pollutants from numerous, widely dispersed ori…
the release of pollutants from a single, clearly identifiable…
capable of being broken down by natural biological processes
pollution
the addition to an environment of a substance or an agent by…
non-point source pollution
the release of pollutants from numerous, widely dispersed ori…
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ESS VOCAB Q4
diversity
genetic diversity
habitat diversity
species diversity
a generic term for heterogeneity; it may refer to heterogenei…
the range of genetic material present in a gene pool or popul…
the range of different habitats or number of ecological niche…
the variety of species per unit area, including both the numb…
diversity
a generic term for heterogeneity; it may refer to heterogenei…
genetic diversity
the range of genetic material present in a gene pool or popul…
16 terms
ESS- environmental perspectives
Environmental worldview
Environmental value system
Ecocentric
Technocentric
-your view on the world ... -how your view is formed through you…
Environmental Value System A particular world view or set of…
it's a worldview-life centered-which respects the right of na…
technology centered, a value system that is centered on techn…
Environmental worldview
-your view on the world ... -how your view is formed through you…
Environmental value system
Environmental Value System A particular world view or set of…
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ESS VOCAB Q2
biomass
biosphere
biome
ecosystem
the mass of organic material in organisms or ecosystems, usua…
that part of the earth inhabited by organisms, that is, the n…
a collection of ecosystems sharing similar climatic conditions
a community of interdependent organisms and the physical envi…
biomass
the mass of organic material in organisms or ecosystems, usua…
biosphere
that part of the earth inhabited by organisms, that is, the n…
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ESS VOCAB Q3
crude birth rate
crude death rate
doubling time
natural rate of increase
the number of births per thousand individuals in a population…
the number of deaths per thousand individuals in a population…
the number of years it would take a population to double its…
the form in which human population growth rates are usually e…
crude birth rate
the number of births per thousand individuals in a population…
crude death rate
the number of deaths per thousand individuals in a population…
71 terms
ESS Final Question form
Who brought about jazz dance in the 17…
Black songs and dances showcased in mi…
Cakewalk was what type of dance?
Cakewalk was what kind of contest by b…
African slaves.
1800s
jazz
attempting to outdo each other in mocking white man's manner…
Who brought about jazz dance in the 17…
African slaves.
Black songs and dances showcased in mi…
1800s
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ESS VOCAB Q1
abiotic factor
biotic factor
correlation
entropy
nonliving, physical factor that may influence an organism or…
living organism that may influence an organism or ecosystem
measure of association between 2 variables (positive or negat…
measure of amount of chaos, disorder, or randomness in a system
abiotic factor
nonliving, physical factor that may influence an organism or…
biotic factor
living organism that may influence an organism or ecosystem
5 terms
ESS Chapter 2.2 Key Terms
system
atmosphere
hydrosphere
geosphere
a set of particles or interacting components considered to be…
a mixture of gases that surrounds a planet or moon
the portion of Earth that is water
the mostly solid, rocky part of the Earth; extends from the c…
system
a set of particles or interacting components considered to be…
atmosphere
a mixture of gases that surrounds a planet or moon
12 terms
Esse Present Tense
I am
you are
he/she/it is
we are
sum
es
est
sumus
I am
sum
you are
es
Visual Vocabulary 2
Greenhouse Effect
Methane
Oxygen
Nitrogen
Natural situation in which heat is retained in Earth's atmosp…
A gas produced by bacteria from hydrogen and carbon dioxide
Gas that enters the blood through the lungs and travels to th…
What is the gas that makes up most of the atmosphere?
Greenhouse Effect
Natural situation in which heat is retained in Earth's atmosp…
Methane
A gas produced by bacteria from hydrogen and carbon dioxide
Visual Vocabulary 1
Conservation of Mass
Specific Heat
Climate
Microclimate
The principle stating that matter is not created or destroyed…
The amount of energy required to raise the temperature of 1 g…
Overall weather in an area over a long period of time.
Climate within a small area that differs significantly from t…
Conservation of Mass
The principle stating that matter is not created or destroyed…
Specific Heat
The amount of energy required to raise the temperature of 1 g…
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ESS Chap 1-5
Research
Good Research
Bad Research
Basic Research
determine how things are as compared to how they might be. Sy…
well-designed experiments, adequate controls, leads to solid…
poorly designed experiments, invalid conclusions
may have limited direct application but in which the research…
Research
determine how things are as compared to how they might be. Sy…
Good Research
well-designed experiments, adequate controls, leads to solid…
12 terms
Challenge Yourself Combined Vocabulary
est
pater
mater
puer
is
father
mother
boy
est
is
pater
father
10 terms
Vocabulary Workshop, 4th Course, Lesson 3
amiable
bayou
grimace
indomitable
Friendly; agreeable
Marshy body of water
A contorted facial expression
Not easily discouraged or defeated; unconquerable
amiable
Friendly; agreeable
bayou
Marshy body of water
10 terms
Disce 1 B
Romanus/Romana
septem
annos
natus/nata
Roman
seven
years
old
Romanus/Romana
Roman
septem
seven
16 terms
ESS CHAPTERS 9 & 11
Active Reading
Topic
Main Idea
Topic Sentence
the process of using effective strategies to engage working m…
a word or phrase that states the subject of a paragraph
states the authors most important point about the topic of th…
the sentence in a paragraph that includes the topic and state…
Active Reading
the process of using effective strategies to engage working m…
Topic
a word or phrase that states the subject of a paragraph
10 terms
ESS #2 (February 22, 2016)
Abrasive
Bilk
Covert
Engender
rough; coarse; harsh
cheat; defraud
hidden; undercover
cause
Abrasive
rough; coarse; harsh
Bilk
cheat; defraud
12 terms
Chapter 10 Vocabs.
humanism
vernacular
Leonardo Da Vinci
Michelangelo
an intellectual movement at the heart of the Renaissance that…
everyday language of ordinary people.
famous Italian artist and inventor known for his painting, Th…
famous sculptor and painter known for his murals on the ceili…
humanism
an intellectual movement at the heart of the Renaissance that…
vernacular
everyday language of ordinary people.
10 terms
Vocabulary Workshop Fourth Course Lesson 1
fortitude
condescend
evolve
notoriety
n. endurance; moral strength
v. to stoop to do something you think is unworthy of you
v. to develop gradually by process of growth and change
n. fame; usually in an unfavorable sense
fortitude
n. endurance; moral strength
condescend
v. to stoop to do something you think is unworthy of you
18 terms
12.1 Vocab
Absolute Monarchy
Divine Right
Hapsburg Empire
Charles V
a form of government in which a ruler has complete authority…
idea that a rule's authority came directly from God
Central European empire that lasted from the 1400s to the 190…
Holy Roman emperor. His empire included large areas of Europe…
Absolute Monarchy
a form of government in which a ruler has complete authority…
Divine Right
idea that a rule's authority came directly from God
10 terms
Vocabulary Workshop Fourth Course Lesson 2
pauper
excerpt
analogy
ethical
n. a person who is very poor, especially one dependent upon p…
n. a selected passage or scene from a literary work or piece…
n. a likeness between different things; a similarity; a compa…
adj. pertaining to right and wrong; conforming to certain rul…
pauper
n. a person who is very poor, especially one dependent upon p…
excerpt
n. a selected passage or scene from a literary work or piece…
23 terms
Ess 120 Ch. 7
Recency effect
Five-day study plan
Summary notes
True-false questions
States that the items you will remember more easily are items…
A plan of action that helps you organize your materials and s…
Specific notes that include information that you need to revi…
Objective questions that require you to recognize if a statem…
Recency effect
States that the items you will remember more easily are items…
Five-day study plan
A plan of action that helps you organize your materials and s…
124 terms
ESS 14-16, 6
becoming
being
belonging
emotional health
a component of adolescent transition that focuses on question…
a component of adolescent transition that focuses on question…
a component of adolescent transition that focuses on question…
dimension of health that involves, for example, feeling good…
becoming
a component of adolescent transition that focuses on question…
being
a component of adolescent transition that focuses on question…
33 terms
ecosystems vocabulary
mutualism
symbiosis
commensalism
parasitism
a symbiotic relationship in which both species benefit from t…
any relationship in which two species live closely and interact
occurs when one species benefits from the association while t…
occurs when one organism lives on or inside another organism…
mutualism
a symbiotic relationship in which both species benefit from t…
symbiosis
any relationship in which two species live closely and interact
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