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Flowers for Algernon
Introspective
psychology
motivation
subconsciousness
thoughtful
study of the mind
reason for action
part of the mind that is unaware
Introspective
thoughtful
psychology
study of the mind
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Flowers for Algernon
absurd
hypothesis
impair
introspective
ridiculously unreasonable
an educated guess
to damage or weaken
examining one's own thoughts, feelings, and sensations
absurd
ridiculously unreasonable
hypothesis
an educated guess
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Flowers for Algernon
Charlie fails his first inkblot test b…
Why does Charlie agree to have the ope…
What do the factory workers mean by sa…
Charlie hopes that when he becomes sma…
cannot understand what he is supposed to see besides ink
He wants to be smart and know things like other people do.
Someone did something stupid.
more friendly.
Charlie fails his first inkblot test b…
cannot understand what he is supposed to see besides ink
Why does Charlie agree to have the ope…
He wants to be smart and know things like other people do.
42 terms
Flowers for Algernon
Plateau
Psychiatrist
Neurosurgeon
Therapy
a condition of neither growth nor decline
medical doctor who has specialized in treating psychological…
one who operates on the nervous system
treatment
Plateau
a condition of neither growth nor decline
Psychiatrist
medical doctor who has specialized in treating psychological…
20 terms
Flowers for Algernon
opportunist
sensation
tangible
specialization
someone who takes advantage to achieve a goal
great interest or excitement
able to be seen, touched or understood
a focus on a particular area of study
opportunist
someone who takes advantage to achieve a goal
sensation
great interest or excitement
17 terms
Flowers for Algernon
37
He is mentally retarded.
No
Dr.Strauss and Dr.Nemur
How old is Charlie Gordon?
What is wrong with Charlie?
Did Charlie see a picture in the ink blob the first time?
Who are Charlies doctors?
37
How old is Charlie Gordon?
He is mentally retarded.
What is wrong with Charlie?
27 terms
Flowers for Algernon
laboratory
unconscious
contribute
shrew
a workplace for the conduct of scientific research
a state of being unaware and unable to respond to any stimuli…
to give money or time to make an effort successful
clever, keen, astute, cunning
laboratory
a workplace for the conduct of scientific research
unconscious
a state of being unaware and unable to respond to any stimuli…
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Flowers for Algernon
Charlie fails his first inkblot test b…
Why does Charlie agree to have the ope…
What do the factory workers mean by sa…
Charlie hopes that when he becomes sma…
cannot understand what he is supposed to see besides ink.
He wants to be smart and know things like other people do.
Someone did something stupid.
like him or fit in.
Charlie fails his first inkblot test b…
cannot understand what he is supposed to see besides ink.
Why does Charlie agree to have the ope…
He wants to be smart and know things like other people do.
Flowers for Algernon
The Setting of "Flowers for Algernon"
The Format of "Flowers for Algernon"
The Narration of "Flowers for Algernon"
Why is the narration choice important…
New York between March 5 and July 28, 1965
"Flowers for Algernon" is written in journal entry format.
"Flowers for Algernon" is first-person limited. The narrator…
By having Charlie tell the story, the reader can see how he p…
The Setting of "Flowers for Algernon"
New York between March 5 and July 28, 1965
The Format of "Flowers for Algernon"
"Flowers for Algernon" is written in journal entry format.
30 terms
Flowers for Algernon
Charlie fails his first inkblot test b…
Why does Charlie agree to have the ope…
What do the factory workers mean by sa…
Charlie hopes that when he becomes sma…
cannot understand what he is supposed to see besides ink.
He wants to be smart and know things like other people do.
Someone did something stupid.
like him or fit in.
Charlie fails his first inkblot test b…
cannot understand what he is supposed to see besides ink.
Why does Charlie agree to have the ope…
He wants to be smart and know things like other people do.
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Flowers for Algernon Vocabulary
introspective
psychology
motivation
subconscious
the habit of looking inward; thoughtful
the study of the mind
reason for action
part of the mind that is unaware
introspective
the habit of looking inward; thoughtful
psychology
the study of the mind
15 terms
"Flowers for Algernon" - SHS
absurd
hypothesis
impair
introspective
ridiculously unreasonable
a theory used as a basis for research
to weaken; damage
examining one's own thoughts, feelings, and sensations
absurd
ridiculously unreasonable
hypothesis
a theory used as a basis for research
10 terms
Flowers for Algernon - Vocabulary
misled
tangible
refute
invariably
fooled; led to believe something wrong
capable of being seen or felt
to prove wrong using evidence
always
misled
fooled; led to believe something wrong
tangible
capable of being seen or felt
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Flowers for Algernon Vocabulary 1
refute
tangible
verified
regression
to prove to be false, to prove a person to be in error
capable of being touched, real or actual rather than being im…
confirmed as to accuracy or truth by acceptable evidence
the act of going back to a previous state or return
refute
to prove to be false, to prove a person to be in error
tangible
capable of being touched, real or actual rather than being im…
10 terms
Flowers for Algernon, Set One
misled
tangible
refute
invariably
fooled; led to believe something wrong
capable of being seen or felt
to prove wrong using evidence
always
misled
fooled; led to believe something wrong
tangible
capable of being seen or felt
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Flowers for Algernon Vocabulary
absurd
hypothesis
impair
introspective
So unreasonable as to be laughable; foolish or silly
possible answer to a scientific question
make worse or less effective
the quality of examining one's own mind or thoughts
absurd
So unreasonable as to be laughable; foolish or silly
hypothesis
possible answer to a scientific question
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Flowers for Algernon review
first person point of view
irony
foreshadowing
shrew
author uses the pronouns "I" and "me"
"I can't wait to be smart like my best friends Joe Carp and F…
"I don't know why but he says its important so they will see…
a nagging woman
first person point of view
author uses the pronouns "I" and "me"
irony
"I can't wait to be smart like my best friends Joe Carp and F…
Flowers For Algernon
Misled
Regression
Obscure
Deterioration
Fooled; led to belive something wrong
Return to an earlier or less advanced condition
Hide
Worsening; declining
Misled
Fooled; led to belive something wrong
Regression
Return to an earlier or less advanced condition
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Flowers for Algernon
psychology
regression
obscure
progressive
study of the mind
go back
hide, conceal
ever increasing
psychology
study of the mind
regression
go back
FLOWERS FOR ALGERNON
Absurd
Hypothesis
Impair
Introspective
wildly unreasonable, illogical, or inappropriate
a supposition or proposed explanation made on the basis of li…
weaken or damage something (especially a human faculty or fun…
characterized by or given to introspection
Absurd
wildly unreasonable, illogical, or inappropriate
Hypothesis
a supposition or proposed explanation made on the basis of li…
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Flowers for Algernon
Tangible
Refute
Catcalls
Mazel tov
Capable of being felt, observed, or understood
prove wrong with evidence
shouts and whistles made to express disapproval or ridicule
Yiddish expression meaning "congraducation"
Tangible
Capable of being felt, observed, or understood
Refute
prove wrong with evidence
16 terms
Flowers for Algernon
Application
Artificial
Association
Consciousness
...
...
...
...
Application
...
Artificial
...
20 terms
Flowers for Algernon
introspective
psychology
motivation
subconscious
the habit of looking inward; thoughtful
the study of the mind
reason for action
part of the mind that is unaware
introspective
the habit of looking inward; thoughtful
psychology
the study of the mind
10 terms
Flowers For Algernon
misled
tangible
refute
invariably
fooled; led to believe something wrong
capable of being seen or felt
prove wrong using evidence
always
misled
fooled; led to believe something wrong
tangible
capable of being seen or felt
6 terms
Flowers For Algernon
intro-
sub-
neuro-
subconcious
into
under, below
Nerve, nervous system
refering to the part of a person's mind that stores thoughts…
intro-
into
sub-
under, below
6 terms
Flowers for Algernon
Deceive
Refute
Intellectual
Naivete
lie, trick
Prove to be false
Having to do with intelligence
innocence
Deceive
lie, trick
Refute
Prove to be false
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Flowers for Algernon
hypothesis
impair
naïveté
Opportunist
educated guess
to damage or weaken
not knowing; being immature of knowledge (unaware)
one who takes advantage in a situation
hypothesis
educated guess
impair
to damage or weaken
8 terms
Flowers for Algernon
Consciousness
Opportunist
Shrew
Tangible
Having an awareness of one's environment, existence, sensatio…
One who takes advantage of any opportunity to to achieve an e…
A woman with a violent, scolding, or 19 temperament
Possible to understand or realize
Consciousness
Having an awareness of one's environment, existence, sensatio…
Opportunist
One who takes advantage of any opportunity to to achieve an e…
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Flowers for Algernon
ignorant
consistent
insight
awkward
lacking knowledge
things that happen the same why can rely on it
when you can see a situation and understand it
lacking skill or grace something that feel weird
ignorant
lacking knowledge
consistent
things that happen the same why can rely on it
10 terms
Flowers for Algernon
illiteracy
introspective
motivation
obscure
inability to read or write
inward looking; thoughtful
a desire to work hard and achieve a goal
conceal or hide
illiteracy
inability to read or write
introspective
inward looking; thoughtful
12 terms
Flowers of Algernon
Vacuous
Sensibility
Illiteracy
Naivete
devoid of matter; empty
the ability to feel or perceive
unable to read and write
the state or quality of being inexperienced or unsophisticated
Vacuous
devoid of matter; empty
Sensibility
the ability to feel or perceive
15 terms
Flowers for Algernon
shrew
specialization
naivete`
vacuous
a mean, nagging woman
a focus on a particular activity or area of study
a lack of sophistication; simplicity
showing a lack of intelligence or thought
shrew
a mean, nagging woman
specialization
a focus on a particular activity or area of study
16 terms
Flowers for Algernon
misled
regression
obscure
deterioration
fooled, led to believe something wrong
return to an earlier less advanced condition
hide
Worsening;declining
misled
fooled, led to believe something wrong
regression
return to an earlier less advanced condition
31 terms
Flowers for Algernon
consciousness
errand
outstrip
bother
Awareness of ourselves and our environment
A short trip to do something.
(v.) to get ahead of, do better than, exceed
disturb, annoy
consciousness
Awareness of ourselves and our environment
errand
A short trip to do something.
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Flowers for Algernon
absurd
impair
proportional
refute
ridiculously unreasonable
to weaken; damage
having constant relation in degree or number
to probe as false
absurd
ridiculously unreasonable
impair
to weaken; damage
8 terms
flowers of algernon
psychology
tangible
specter
refute
The science of behavior and mental processes
can be touched (real)
n. a ghost; a disturbing image or prospect
To disprove
psychology
The science of behavior and mental processes
tangible
can be touched (real)
13 terms
Flowers for Algernon
Algernon
Charlie Gordon
Miss Kinnian
Dr. Nemur
Algernon is the mouse that can be seen as a symbol of Charlie…
The main protagonist (character) of "Flowers of Algernon." Hi…
Charlie Gordon's tutor. She is the main person who has encour…
...
Algernon
Algernon is the mouse that can be seen as a symbol of Charlie…
Charlie Gordon
The main protagonist (character) of "Flowers of Algernon." Hi…
10 terms
Flowers for Algernon
mislead
tangible
refute
invariably
decieved
real
disproved
always
mislead
decieved
tangible
real
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flowers for algernon
pompous
stimulus
affront
paradoxical
conceited
trigger
insult
self contradictory
pompous
conceited
stimulus
trigger
9 terms
Flowers for Algernon
subconscious
conscious
laboratory
plateau
the part of a persons mind that stores thoughts, feelings, an…
the part of the mind that stores thoughts, feelings, and expe…
a room, building, or workshop for doing scientific experiment…
a period of time or a stage where relativity little happens
subconscious
the part of a persons mind that stores thoughts, feelings, an…
conscious
the part of the mind that stores thoughts, feelings, and expe…
8 terms
Flowers for Algernon
Tangible
Refute
Invariably
Regression
Capable of being touched
To prove that something or someone is wrong
Something that is not or cannot change
For something to get better then worse
Tangible
Capable of being touched
Refute
To prove that something or someone is wrong
7 terms
Flowers for Algernon
deceive
refute
intellectual
naivete
cause someone to believe what is not true
give evidence to prove a statement false
relating to the ability to think and understand ideas and inf…
being simple or child like
deceive
cause someone to believe what is not true
refute
give evidence to prove a statement false
17 terms
Flowers for Algernon
absurd
hypothesis
introspective
naivete
foolish or false
an idea you test through experiments to see if it's true or f…
looking at your own thoughts and feelings
lack of experience
absurd
foolish or false
hypothesis
an idea you test through experiments to see if it's true or f…
13 terms
Flowers for Algernon Vocabulary
absurd
impair
introspective
naivete
So unreasonable as to be laughable; foolish or silly
make worse or less effective
the quality of examining one's own mind or thoughts
quality of being innocent, unsophisticated; simple; unculture…
absurd
So unreasonable as to be laughable; foolish or silly
impair
make worse or less effective
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Flowers for Algernon
artificial
association
emotional
function
not real or natural
group united for a common purpose
having to do with or showing feelings
use or purpose
artificial
not real or natural
association
group united for a common purpose
12 terms
Flowers For Algernon
subconscious
conscious
deceive
refute
of or concerning the part of the mind of which one is not ful…
aware of and responding to one's surroundings; awake; alert;…
to make someone believe what is not true
give evidence to prove a statement false; go against
subconscious
of or concerning the part of the mind of which one is not ful…
conscious
aware of and responding to one's surroundings; awake; alert;…
8 terms
Flowers for Algernon
opportunist
sensation
tangible
specialization
person who takes advantage of any opportunity, without moral…
state of great interest and excitement
able to be seen, touched, or understood
focus on a particular area of study
opportunist
person who takes advantage of any opportunity, without moral…
sensation
state of great interest and excitement
10 terms
Flowers for Algernon
misled
tangible
refute
invariably
v. fooled; led to believe something wrong
adj. capable of being seen or felt
v. prove wrong using evidence
adv. always
misled
v. fooled; led to believe something wrong
tangible
adj. capable of being seen or felt
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Flowers for Algernon
amnesia
applicability
convolutions
cowered
complete or partial loss of memory
capable of being applied; relevant
a rolled up or coiled condition
to crouch, as in fear or shame
amnesia
complete or partial loss of memory
applicability
capable of being applied; relevant
15 terms
Flowers for Algernon
perplex
retarded
marooned
degenerate
be a mystery or bewildering to
relatively slow in mental, emotional or physical development
cut off or left behind
a person whose behavior deviates from what is acceptable
perplex
be a mystery or bewildering to
retarded
relatively slow in mental, emotional or physical development
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