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chapter 9 world geography today
nonrenewable resource
renewable resoure
crop rotation
soil salinization
not able to reuse
something that can be recycled or reused
example corn grown one year, soybeans the other
salt build-up in soil
nonrenewable resource
not able to reuse
renewable resoure
something that can be recycled or reused
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Themes for Today, Chapter 9
development
support
theory
wonder
(n.) the process of growing and improving
(v.) help
(n.) an explanation of why a certain action happens
(v.)to question and think about something
development
(n.) the process of growing and improving
support
(v.) help
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Issues for Today, Chapter 9
arrest
evidence
pattern
clue
(n.) to stop something, to take and keep someone (usually a c…
(n.) something that shows something is true
(n.) something that is repeated over and over
(n.) something that helps a person find something
arrest
(n.) to stop something, to take and keep someone (usually a c…
evidence
(n.) something that shows something is true
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World Geography Today - Chapter 5, section 2
culture
culture traits
culture region
ethnic groups
A way of life that includes what you believe, the language yo…
activities that people like to do in their culture;... For examp…
an area of the world where people share cultural traits:... Chin…
a human population that shares a common culture and ancestors…
culture
A way of life that includes what you believe, the language yo…
culture traits
activities that people like to do in their culture;... For examp…
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Food for Today Chapter 9
hydration
phytochemical
dehydration
betacarotene
Adequate water in the intracellular and extracellular compart…
Chemical produced by plants for protection against disease, i…
An abnormally low amount of water in the body.
vitamin A precursor; converts to vit A when eat it
hydration
Adequate water in the intracellular and extracellular compart…
phytochemical
Chemical produced by plants for protection against disease, i…
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CHAPTER 9 THE MIDWEST TODAY
Great Lakes states
architecture
Frank Lloyd Wright
hub
Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, and Wisconsin
building styles
famous for prairie style buildings
a center of activity
Great Lakes states
Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, and Wisconsin
architecture
building styles
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Civics Today Chapter 9
Political Party
Two-party system
Democratic & Republic
Democratic party
An association of voters with broad, common interests who wan…
A system of government in which two parties compete for power…
The two major parties.
This was Thomas Jefferson's party.
Political Party
An association of voters with broad, common interests who wan…
Two-party system
A system of government in which two parties compete for power…
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Chapter 9 Reading for Today
abortions
bone marrow
cerebellum
cerebrum
the unnatural ends of pregnancies before normal birth
soft jelly like substance inside bones that makes new blood c…
part of the brain responsible for the coordination of muscles
large, front part of the brain that is involved in thinking a…
abortions
the unnatural ends of pregnancies before normal birth
bone marrow
soft jelly like substance inside bones that makes new blood c…
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Holt World Geography Today Chapter 5.1
demography
population density
birthrate
death rate
Statistical study of human populations
The average number of people living in an area; usually expre…
The number of live births each year for every 1,000 people li…
Total number of deaths each year for every 1,000 people in a…
demography
Statistical study of human populations
population density
The average number of people living in an area; usually expre…
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Cultural Geography Chapters 9-10 Latin America (Cultural Geography and Today)
Indigenous
Mestizo
Conquistador
Yucatan Peninsula
Living, growing, or produced naturally in a particular place;…
A person of mixed Spanish and Native American ancestry
A Spanish soldier and explorer who led military expeditions i…
Former location of the Mayan civilization
Indigenous
Living, growing, or produced naturally in a particular place;…
Mestizo
A person of mixed Spanish and Native American ancestry
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Supervision Today! Chapter 9
Leadership
Leadership Traits
Charismatic Leader
Visionary Leadership
The ability an individual demonstrates to influence others to…
Qualities such as intelligence, charm, decisiveness, enthusia…
An individual with a compelling vision or sense of purpose, a…
The ability to create and articulate a realistic, credible, a…
Leadership
The ability an individual demonstrates to influence others to…
Leadership Traits
Qualities such as intelligence, charm, decisiveness, enthusia…
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Macroeconomy Today, chapter 9
aggregate demand
aggregate supply
equilibrium (macro)
consumption
The total quantity of output demanded at alternative price le…
The total quantity of output producers are willing and able t…
The combination of price level and real output that is compat…
Expenditure by consumers on final goods and services.
aggregate demand
The total quantity of output demanded at alternative price le…
aggregate supply
The total quantity of output producers are willing and able t…
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Civics Today - Chapter 9 Vocabulary
political party
two-party system
third party
platform
An association of voters with broad common interests who want…
A system of government in which two parties compete for power
A party that challenges the two major parties
A series of statements expressing the party's principles, bel…
political party
An association of voters with broad common interests who want…
two-party system
A system of government in which two parties compete for power
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Food for Today Chapter 9 Vocabulary
hydration
phytochemical
dehydration
betacarotene
Adequate water in the intracellular and extracellular compart…
Chemical produced by plants for protection against disease, i…
An abnormally low amount of water in the body.
vitamin A precursor; converts to vit A when eat it
hydration
Adequate water in the intracellular and extracellular compart…
phytochemical
Chemical produced by plants for protection against disease, i…
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Civics Today Chapter 9
Political Party
Two-party system
Democratic & Republic
Federalist
An association of voters with broad, common interests who wan…
A system of government in which two parties compete for power.
The two major parties.
This was Alexander Hamilton's party.
Political Party
An association of voters with broad, common interests who wan…
Two-party system
A system of government in which two parties compete for power.
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Civics Today Chapter 9 and 10
Political Party
Two-party system
Democratic & Republic
Democratic party
An association of voters with broad, common interests who wan…
A system of government in which two parties compete for power…
The two major parties.
This was Thomas Jefferson's party.
Political Party
An association of voters with broad, common interests who wan…
Two-party system
A system of government in which two parties compete for power…
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Chapter 9 Latin America Today
vaquero
maquiladora
gaucho
default
cowboy in Mexico
foreign owned factories in Mexico where products are assemble…
the cowboy of the Pampas; Argentina's national symbol
when a country or business does not pay back the money it has…
vaquero
cowboy in Mexico
maquiladora
foreign owned factories in Mexico where products are assemble…
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Chapter 9 ECE Today
infancy
toddlerhood
culture
neural shearing (pruning)
-life's first year... -includes the first breath, first smile, f…
-12-24 months... -walking... -rapid language development
a group's way of life, including basic values, beliefs, relig…
the selective elimination of synapses (brain connections that…
infancy
-life's first year... -includes the first breath, first smile, f…
toddlerhood
-12-24 months... -walking... -rapid language development
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Civics Today Chapter 9
Political Party
Two-party system
Third Parties
Platform
An association of voters with broad, common interests who wan…
A system of government in which two parties compete for power…
a party that challenges the two major parties.
A series of statements expressing the party's principles, bel…
Political Party
An association of voters with broad, common interests who wan…
Two-party system
A system of government in which two parties compete for power…
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Civics Today Chapter 9
Political Party
Two-Party System
Third-Party
Platform
An association of voters with broad common interests who want…
a system of government in which two parties... compete for power
a party that challenges the two major parties
a series of statements expressing the party's... principles, bel…
Political Party
An association of voters with broad common interests who want…
Two-Party System
a system of government in which two parties... compete for power
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Chapter 9: The Midwest Today
architecture
hub
barge
freight
building styles
a center for activity, such as the transportation industry
a large boat with a flat bottom
transported goods
architecture
building styles
hub
a center for activity, such as the transportation industry
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Chapter 9-Hospitality Today
convention and visitors bureau(CVB)
convention services manager(CSM)
exhibit designer
exhibitor
nonprofit service organization that promotes a destination an…
member of a hotel or resorts staff who is responsible for all…
someone who designs a display booth or area to show products…
company or organization sponsoring an exhibit booth
convention and visitors bureau(CVB)
nonprofit service organization that promotes a destination an…
convention services manager(CSM)
member of a hotel or resorts staff who is responsible for all…
Topics for Today Chapter 9
Frivolous
Incompatible
Marrow
Pregnant
Not serious
Unable to exist together in harmony
Soft fatty tissue inside bones that produces blood cells
Having a child developing in the body
Frivolous
Not serious
Incompatible
Unable to exist together in harmony
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Civics Today Chapter 9
Political Party
Two-party system
Federalist
Republican Party
An association of voters with broad, common interests who wan…
A system of government in which two parties compete for power…
This was Alexander Hamilton's party.
This party was formed in 1854 when a group of breakaway Democ…
Political Party
An association of voters with broad, common interests who wan…
Two-party system
A system of government in which two parties compete for power…
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Chapter 9: Vitamins Today
Thiamine...
Yellow Green Fluorescent Pigment...
Pellagra...
Pyridoxine...
Vitamin B1
Vitamin B2
Vitamin B3
Vitamin B6
Thiamine...
Vitamin B1
Yellow Green Fluorescent Pigment...
Vitamin B2
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Ballet Today Chapter 9
NYCB
George Balanchine
Arthur Mitchell
Purpose Dance Theatre of Harlem founded
Considered to be the highest ranking pro ballet company in th…
The first director of NYCB
Founded Dance Theatre of Harlem in 1968
To encourage gifted young blacks to enter the ballet field
NYCB
Considered to be the highest ranking pro ballet company in th…
George Balanchine
The first director of NYCB
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Meteorology Today Chapter 9
hierarchy of motion of winds from tiny…
short-lived eddies (smallest)
middle-scale, local winds lasting minu…
weather map scale, lasting days or weeks
Scales of Motion
micro-scale motion
meso-scale motion
synoptic-scale motion
hierarchy of motion of winds from tiny…
Scales of Motion
short-lived eddies (smallest)
micro-scale motion
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Media Today Chapter 9
Magazine
Brand
Muckrackers
Business-to-Business (b-to-b) Magazine…
collection of materials (stories, ads, poems and other items)…
name and image associated with a particular product
American journalists, novelists and critics who, in early 190…
magazine that focuses on topics related to a particular occup…
Magazine
collection of materials (stories, ads, poems and other items)…
Brand
name and image associated with a particular product
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Chapter 9 ECE Today
infancy
toddlerhood
culture
neural shearing (pruning)
the first year of life
children 12-24 months
a group's way of life including basic values, beliefs, religi…
the selective elimination of synapses (brain connections that…
infancy
the first year of life
toddlerhood
children 12-24 months
Civics Today - Chapter 9 Vocabulary
political party
two-party system
third party
platform
An association of voters with broad common interests who want…
A system of government in which two parties compete for power
A party that challenges the two major parties
A series of statements expressing the party's principles, bel…
political party
An association of voters with broad common interests who want…
two-party system
A system of government in which two parties compete for power
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Chapter 9: Energy for Today
Heat
thermodynamics
energy
work
It is the flow of energy due to temperature difference.
The study of energy and its transformation from one form to a…
The capacity to do work.
A force acting through a distance.
Heat
It is the flow of energy due to temperature difference.
thermodynamics
The study of energy and its transformation from one form to a…
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World Geography Chapter 9
andes Mountains
llanos
cerrado
pampus
of south america continent are part of a chain of mountain ra…
grassy treeless area used for livestock gazing and farming
savannas with flat terrain and moderate rainfall that make th…
plains in parts of south america; areas of grasslands and ric…
andes Mountains
of south america continent are part of a chain of mountain ra…
llanos
grassy treeless area used for livestock gazing and farming
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Chapter 9 Geography
Wind current that brings warm temps to…
Storms that move in from the NE and pr…
A country's greatest resource is it's…
The 3 core values of Americans
Japanese Current
Nor'easters
people
Freedom, Equality, and Individualism
Wind current that brings warm temps to…
Japanese Current
Storms that move in from the NE and pr…
Nor'easters
Civics Today: Chapter 9
caucuses
delegates
political machine
plurality
meeting of a state or local political party organization
a chosen representative who casts a vote for the pressidentia…
strong political party organization that is frequently charac…
signifies recieving the most votes among all the candidates i…
caucuses
meeting of a state or local political party organization
delegates
a chosen representative who casts a vote for the pressidentia…
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Civics Today Chapter 9
Political Party
Two-party system
Third Parties
Platform
An association of voters with broad, common interests who wan…
A system of government in which two parties compete for power…
a party that challenges the two major parties.
A series of statements expressing the party's principles, bel…
Political Party
An association of voters with broad, common interests who wan…
Two-party system
A system of government in which two parties compete for power…
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Civics Today Chapter 9
Political Party
Two-party system
Democratic & Republic
Democratic party
An association of voters with broad, common interests who wan…
A system of government in which two parties compete for power…
The two major parties.
This was Thomas Jefferson's party.
Political Party
An association of voters with broad, common interests who wan…
Two-party system
A system of government in which two parties compete for power…
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CHAPTER 9 - STUDY FOR TODAY
Which actions support the statement "t…
Name the actions that support the stat…
In his interpretation of the Constitut…
which of the following states did the…
Congress enacting the Land Ordinance of 1785 and the Northwes…
beginning each constitution with a bill of rights, separation…
economic interests of a wealthy elite
Massachusetts
Which actions support the statement "t…
Congress enacting the Land Ordinance of 1785 and the Northwes…
Name the actions that support the stat…
beginning each constitution with a bill of rights, separation…
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Chapter 9 Latin America Today
vaquero
maquiladora
gaucho
default
cowboy in Mexico
foreign owned factories in Mexico where products are assemble…
the cowboy of the Pampas; Argentina's national symbol
when a country or business does not pay back the money it has…
vaquero
cowboy in Mexico
maquiladora
foreign owned factories in Mexico where products are assemble…
16 terms
Civics Today - Chapter 9 Vocabulary
Political Party
Two-Party System
Third Party
Platform
an association of voters with broad common interests who want…
a system of government in which two parties compete for power
a party that challenges the two major parties
a series of statements expressing the party's principles, bel…
Political Party
an association of voters with broad common interests who want…
Two-Party System
a system of government in which two parties compete for power
17 terms
Supervision Today! Chapter 9
Leadership
Leadership Traits
Charismatic Leader
Visionary Leadership
The ability an individual demonstrates to influence others to…
Qualities such as intelligence, charm, decisiveness, enthusia…
An individual with a compelling vision or sense of purpose, a…
The ability to create and articulate a realistic, credible, a…
Leadership
The ability an individual demonstrates to influence others to…
Leadership Traits
Qualities such as intelligence, charm, decisiveness, enthusia…
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World Geography Today - Chapter 2, Section 1, Earth in Space
solar system
plantet
stars
moons
The sun and planets that move around the sun; are in space.
a large body of gas or rock that orbits the sun. Planets do n…
hot balls of glowing gas that emit light
Smaller objects that orbit a planet
solar system
The sun and planets that move around the sun; are in space.
plantet
a large body of gas or rock that orbits the sun. Planets do n…
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Civics Today: Chapter 9
caucuses
delegates
political machine
plurality
meeting of a state or local political party organization
a chosen representative who casts a vote for the pressidentia…
strong political party organization that is frequently charac…
signifies recieving the most votes among all the candidates i…
caucuses
meeting of a state or local political party organization
delegates
a chosen representative who casts a vote for the pressidentia…
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Human Sexuality Today Chapter 9
asexual
bisexual
coming out
gay
an individual with a lifelong lack of sexual attraction to me…
sexual attraction people of either sex
disclosing to other's one's homosexual orientation, from the…
a term generally used to refer male homosexuals, although in…
asexual
an individual with a lifelong lack of sexual attraction to me…
bisexual
sexual attraction people of either sex
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Civics Today: Chapter 9
caucuses
delegates
political machine
plurality
meeting of a state or local political party organization
a chosen representative who casts a vote for the pressidentia…
strong political party organization that is frequently charac…
signifies recieving the most votes among all the candidates i…
caucuses
meeting of a state or local political party organization
delegates
a chosen representative who casts a vote for the pressidentia…
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Taiwan Today Chapter 9
盐水
蜂炮
节庆
仍然
yánshuǐ... N. Yanshui (town in Southern Taiwan)
fēngpào... N. beehive-like platforms lifted with firecrackers
jiéqìng... N. festivities
réngrán... Adv. still
盐水
yánshuǐ... N. Yanshui (town in Southern Taiwan)
蜂炮
fēngpào... N. beehive-like platforms lifted with firecrackers
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Holt World Geography Today Chapter 2
solar system
planets
solar energy
rotation
the sun and the group of bodies that revolve around it
major bodies that orbit a star
energy from the sun, which reaches the earth
One complete spin of earth on its axis
solar system
the sun and the group of bodies that revolve around it
planets
major bodies that orbit a star
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Holt World Geography Today Chapter 8 & 9 Questions
A colony is...
Plantations are...
A person who is bilingual can...
What is a megalopolis?
A territory controlled by people from a foreign land.
Large farms that produce one major crop.
Speak 2 languages.
A group of cities that have grown into one large, built-up ar…
A colony is...
A territory controlled by people from a foreign land.
Plantations are...
Large farms that produce one major crop.
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Civics Today Chapter 9 Sec 1
Political Party
Two-party system
Democratic & Republic
Democratic party
An association of voters with broad, common interests who wan…
A system of government where many parties may exist, but two…
The two major political parties in the US.
This was Thomas Jefferson's party.
Political Party
An association of voters with broad, common interests who wan…
Two-party system
A system of government where many parties may exist, but two…
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Holt World Geography Today Chapter 1 & 9
geography
perspective
landscapes
cartography
the study of the earth's surface, climate, continents, countr…
The way a person looks at something
Scenery of places, including physical, human and cultural fea…
The study of maps and pmapmaking
geography
the study of the earth's surface, climate, continents, countr…
perspective
The way a person looks at something
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WSU Biology Today Chapter 9
allele
crossing-over
deletion
diploid (2n) number
one of two or more alternative forms of a gene that arise by…
exchange of genetic material between homologous chromosomes t…
the loss or absence of a section from a nucleic acid molecule…
A typical human somatic cell contains 46 chromosomes: 2 compl…
allele
one of two or more alternative forms of a gene that arise by…
crossing-over
exchange of genetic material between homologous chromosomes t…
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