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Holt world history chapter 15 (Japan)
How much of Japan's land is able to be…
What continent is Japan on?
What is japan made up of?
What two countries played a huge rule…
20%
Asia
under sea volcanoes
Korea and China
How much of Japan's land is able to be…
20%
What continent is Japan on?
Asia
29 terms
Holt Biology Chapter 15 The Biosphere
biosphere
biota
hydrosphere
atmosphere
The part of earth where life exists.
The collection of living things that live in the biosphere.
All of Earth's water, ice, and water vapor.
The air blanketing Earth's solid and liquid surface.
biosphere
The part of earth where life exists.
biota
The collection of living things that live in the biosphere.
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U.S. History: Beginnings to 1877--Holt--Chapter 15
popular sovereignty
Wilmot Proviso
sectionalism
Free-soil Party
...
...
...
...
popular sovereignty
...
Wilmot Proviso
...
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Holt Physics, Chapter 15
Monochromatic
Interference
Coherence
Theory of Double Slit Experiment and t…
-a light source that has a single wavelength
-only takes place between waves with the same wavelength... -to…
-the correlation between the phases of two or more waves
READ BOOK!!! PAGE 527
Monochromatic
-a light source that has a single wavelength
Interference
-only takes place between waves with the same wavelength... -to…
36 terms
Holt Earth Science Chapter 15
atmosphere
air pressure
troposphere
stratosphere
a mixture of gases that surrounds a planet or moon
the measure of the force with which air molecules push on a s…
the lowest layer of the atmosphere, in which temperature decr…
the layer of the atmosphere that is above the troposphere and…
atmosphere
a mixture of gases that surrounds a planet or moon
air pressure
the measure of the force with which air molecules push on a s…
36 terms
Holt Earth Science Chapter 15
atmosphere
air pressure
troposphere
stratosphere
a mixture of gases that surrounds a planet or moon
the measure of the force with which air molecules push on a s…
the lowest layer of the atmosphere, in which temperature decr…
the layer of the atmosphere that is above the troposphere and…
atmosphere
a mixture of gases that surrounds a planet or moon
air pressure
the measure of the force with which air molecules push on a s…
13 terms
Holt, Psychology Chapter 15
Behavior-rating scales
self-reports
standardized test
norms
tests that measure behavior in such places as classrooms and…
reports in which people comment on their own attitudes, feeli…
a test that is administered and scored the same way every time
established standards of performance
Behavior-rating scales
tests that measure behavior in such places as classrooms and…
self-reports
reports in which people comment on their own attitudes, feeli…
17 terms
Holt Physical Science Chapter 15
sound wave
pitch
infrasound
Ultrasound
a longitudinal wave that is caused by vibrations and that tra…
a measure of how high or low a sound is perceived to be depen…
slow vibrations of frequencies lower than 20 Hz
any sound wave with frequencies higher than 20,000 Hz
sound wave
a longitudinal wave that is caused by vibrations and that tra…
pitch
a measure of how high or low a sound is perceived to be depen…
Holt Life Science Chapter 15 Vocab
tissue
organ
skeletal system
joint
a group of similar cells that perform a common function
a collection of tissues that carry out a specialized function…
the organ system whose primary function is to support and pro…
a place where two or more bones meet
tissue
a group of similar cells that perform a common function
organ
a collection of tissues that carry out a specialized function…
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grade 7 Holt World History Medieval to Early Modern Times Chapter 15
causeways
conquistadors
Hernán Cortés
Moctezuma II
a raised road across water or wet ground.
Spanish soldiers in the Americas who explored new lands, sear…
Spanish conquistador, he went to Mexico in search of gold and…
the last Aztec emperor, he was killed in the Spanish conquest…
causeways
a raised road across water or wet ground.
conquistadors
Spanish soldiers in the Americas who explored new lands, sear…
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Holt Environmental Science Chapter 15 Review
Malnutrition can be caused by
Humans need which of the following nut…
Which of the following is not of the s…
Which of the following statements abou…
d. All of the above
d. all of the above
b. beef
b. and adequate diet includes carbohydrates, proteins, and fats
Malnutrition can be caused by
d. All of the above
Humans need which of the following nut…
d. all of the above
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Holt Environmental Science Chapter 15 Review
Malnutrition can be caused by
Humans need which of the following nut…
Which of the following is not of the s…
Which of the following statements abou…
d. All of the above
d. all of the above
b. beef
b. and adequate diet includes carbohydrates, proteins, and fats
Malnutrition can be caused by
d. All of the above
Humans need which of the following nut…
d. all of the above
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Holt Environmental Science Chapter 15 Review
Malnutrition can be caused by
Humans need which of the following nut…
Which of the following is not of the s…
Which of the following statements abou…
d. All of the above
d. all of the above
b. beef
b. and adequate diet includes carbohydrates, proteins, and fats
Malnutrition can be caused by
d. All of the above
Humans need which of the following nut…
d. all of the above
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Holt Physical Science Chapter 15
spectrum
apparent magnitude
absolute magnitude
light year
The band of colors produced when white light passes through a…
The brightness of a star as seen from earth.
The brightness that a star would have at a distance of 32.6 l…
The distance that light travels in one year; about 94.6 trill…
spectrum
The band of colors produced when white light passes through a…
apparent magnitude
The brightness of a star as seen from earth.
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Holt Environmental Science Chapter 15 Review
Malnutrition can be caused by
Humans need which of the following nut…
Which of the following is not of the s…
Which of the following statements abou…
d. All of the above
d. all of the above
b. beef
b. and adequate diet includes carbohydrates, proteins, and fats
Malnutrition can be caused by
d. All of the above
Humans need which of the following nut…
d. all of the above
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Holt Economics Chapter 15
fiscal policy
excise tax
supply-side economics
demand-side economics
This is the spending, taxing, and borrowing policies.
This is a tax on the manufacture, sale, or consumption of a p…
This focuses on achieving economic stability and growth by in…
This focuses on achieving economic growth through the governm…
fiscal policy
This is the spending, taxing, and borrowing policies.
excise tax
This is a tax on the manufacture, sale, or consumption of a p…
11 terms
Holt Physical Science Chapter 15
spectrum
apparent magnitude
absolute magnitude
light year
The band of colors produced when white light passes through a…
The brightness of a star as seen from earth.
The brightness that a star would have at a distance of 32.6 l…
The distance that light travels in one year; about 94.6 trill…
spectrum
The band of colors produced when white light passes through a…
apparent magnitude
The brightness of a star as seen from earth.
17 terms
Holt Physical Science Chapter 15
sound wave
pitch
infrasound
Ultrasound
a longitudinal wave that is caused by vibrations and that tra…
a measure of how high or low a sound is perceived to be depen…
slow vibrations of frequencies lower than 20 Hz
any sound wave with frequencies higher than 20,000 Hz
sound wave
a longitudinal wave that is caused by vibrations and that tra…
pitch
a measure of how high or low a sound is perceived to be depen…
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Holt Chapter 15
fjords
lochs
North Atlantic Drift
textiles
narrow, deep inlets of the sea set between high rocky cliffs
Scotland lakes found in valleys carved by glaciers long ago
westerly winds that blow over warm ocean current
cloth products
fjords
narrow, deep inlets of the sea set between high rocky cliffs
lochs
Scotland lakes found in valleys carved by glaciers long ago
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Chapter 15 History Review
political machines
laissez-faire
steerage
tenements
unofficial city organization designed to keep a particular pa…
government should play a very limited role in business
a large open area beneath a ship's deck
low cost apartment buildings designed to house many families
political machines
unofficial city organization designed to keep a particular pa…
laissez-faire
government should play a very limited role in business
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Holt Physical Science - Chapter 15
Ionic Compounds
Covalent Compounds
Acid
Base
...
...
...
...
Ionic Compounds
...
Covalent Compounds
...
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Holt Biology Chapter 15
population
population size
population density
dispersion
a group of organisms of the same species that live in a speci…
the number of individuals in a population
the number of individuals of the same species that live in a…
in optics, the process of separating a wave (such as white li…
population
a group of organisms of the same species that live in a speci…
population size
the number of individuals in a population
Holt Economics Chapter 15
fiscal policy
excise tax
supply-side economics
demand-side economics
This is the spending, taxing, and borrowing policies.
This is a tax on the manufacture, sale, or consumption of a p…
This focuses on achieving economic stability and growth by in…
This focuses on achieving economic growth through the governm…
fiscal policy
This is the spending, taxing, and borrowing policies.
excise tax
This is a tax on the manufacture, sale, or consumption of a p…
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Holt Biology Chapter 15
Populations
Population Size
Population Density
Dispersion
all the individuals of a species that live together in one pl…
The number of individuals in a population
The number of individuals that live in a given area
The way individuals of the population are arranged in space
Populations
all the individuals of a species that live together in one pl…
Population Size
The number of individuals in a population
41 terms
Holt Biology Chapter 15
population
population size
population density
dispersion
a group of organisms of the same species that live in a speci…
the number of individuals in a population
the number of individuals of the same species that live in a…
in optics, the process of separating a wave (such as white li…
population
a group of organisms of the same species that live in a speci…
population size
the number of individuals in a population
24 terms
Holt Economics - Chapter 15
excise tax
fiscal policy
supply-side economics
demand-side economics
This is a tax on the manufacture, sale, or consumption of a p…
Included in the government's fiscal policy is its spending, t…
This focuses on achieving economic stability and growth by in…
This focuses on achieving economic growth through the governm…
excise tax
This is a tax on the manufacture, sale, or consumption of a p…
fiscal policy
Included in the government's fiscal policy is its spending, t…
20 terms
Holt Sociology Chapter 15!
science
scientific method
universalism
organized skepticism
pursuit of knowledge through systematic methods
objective and systematic way of of collecting information and…
scientific research should be judged solely on the basis of q…
no scientific finding or theory is above questioning-- contin…
science
pursuit of knowledge through systematic methods
scientific method
objective and systematic way of of collecting information and…
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Holt Sociology Chapter 15
science
scientific method
universalism
organized skepticism
pursuit of knowledge through systematic methods
objective and systematic way of of collecting information and…
scientific research should be judged solely on the basis of q…
no scientific finding or theory is above questioning-- contin…
science
pursuit of knowledge through systematic methods
scientific method
objective and systematic way of of collecting information and…
9 terms
Holt Physics, Chapter 15
Monochromatic
Interference
Coherence
Theory of Double Slit Experiment and t…
-a light source that has a single wavelength
-only takes place between waves with the same wavelength... -to…
-the correlation between the phases of two or more waves
READ BOOK!!! PAGE 527
Monochromatic
-a light source that has a single wavelength
Interference
-only takes place between waves with the same wavelength... -to…
17 terms
Biology HOLT Chapter 15
Carrying capacity
Population density
Density independent factor
Density dependent factor
population size that an environment can sustain
# of individuals that live in a given area
a variable that affects a population regardless of the popula…
a variable affected by the # of organisms present in a given…
Carrying capacity
population size that an environment can sustain
Population density
# of individuals that live in a given area
43 terms
Holt Economics - Chapter 15
excise tax
fiscal policy
supply-side economics
demand-side economics
This is a tax on the manufacture, sale, or consumption of a p…
...
This focuses on achieving economic stability and growth by in…
This focuses on achieving economic growth through the governm…
excise tax
This is a tax on the manufacture, sale, or consumption of a p…
fiscal policy
...
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Chapter 17 Review Holt: World History
_ _ _ _ _ - religious men who lived in…
_ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ - a political system…
_ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ - a code of behavior t…
_ _ _ _ _ - farm workers who were tied…
monks
feudalism
chivalry
serfs
_ _ _ _ _ - religious men who lived in…
monks
_ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ - a political system…
feudalism
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Holt Modern Biology Chapter 15 Vocabulary
evolution
natural selection
adaptation
fitness
the sequence of events involved in the evolutionary developme…
a natural process resulting in the evolution of organisms bes…
a trait that helps an organism survive and reproduce
ability of an organism to survive and reproduce in its enviro…
evolution
the sequence of events involved in the evolutionary developme…
natural selection
a natural process resulting in the evolution of organisms bes…
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Holt Biology Chapter 15
Natural selection is a mechanism for _…
___________ __________ was used to pro…
__________ __________ is a mechanism f…
What describes the prevailing view abo…
evolution
artificial selection
natural selection
Earth and life have remained unchanged for the past six thous…
Natural selection is a mechanism for _…
evolution
___________ __________ was used to pro…
artificial selection
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Chapter 15 vocabulary for holt mcdouglas United states history, florida
Popular sovereignty
Wilmot Proviso
Sectionalism
Complex
The idea that political power belongs to the people.
A document stating that "neither slavery nor involuntary serv…
A narrow-minded concern for, or devotion to, the interests of…
Not simple
Popular sovereignty
The idea that political power belongs to the people.
Wilmot Proviso
A document stating that "neither slavery nor involuntary serv…
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Chapter 17 Section 4 Chapter 15 Section 3 Questions Holt: World History
According to the code of chivalry, how…
How did knights and samurai react when…
How were the feudal systems of Europe…
What was the main difference between m…
be brave and loyal, humble and modest, kind and generous, esp…
with courage
In both societies, lords gave land to people who promised to…
religion- Europeans were Christian, while Japanese blended Bu…
According to the code of chivalry, how…
be brave and loyal, humble and modest, kind and generous, esp…
How did knights and samurai react when…
with courage
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Holt Sociology Chapter 15
science
scientific method
universalism
organized skepticism
pursuit of knowledge through systematic methods
objective and systematic way of of collecting information and…
scientific research should be judged solely on the basis of q…
no scientific finding or theory is above questioning-- contin…
science
pursuit of knowledge through systematic methods
scientific method
objective and systematic way of of collecting information and…
21 terms
US History Chapter 15 Review
Emancipation
Liberia
The Declaration of Sentiments
Abolition
What abolitionists seek for all enslaved African-Americans.
Colony in Africa formed by the American Colonization Society.
A women's rights document modeled on the Declaration of Indep…
A complete end to slavery.
Emancipation
What abolitionists seek for all enslaved African-Americans.
Liberia
Colony in Africa formed by the American Colonization Society.
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Chapter 15 bolded words Italian Renaissance Holt world history the human journey
Renaissance or "rebirth"
Isabella d' Este
Humanists
Francesco Petrarch
Was both a philosophical and artistic movement and the area w…
Filled her place with paintings and sculptures by the finest…
Italian scholars turned to Classical Greek and Roman literatu…
One of the First humanists who lived from 1304 to 1374.
Renaissance or "rebirth"
Was both a philosophical and artistic movement and the area w…
Isabella d' Este
Filled her place with paintings and sculptures by the finest…
10 terms
Holt Biology Texas Chapter 15 Vocabulary
deciduous
coniferous
watershed
biosphere
trees that drop their leaves and are dormant during the cold…
trees that retains its needles all year and are cone-bearing
a region of land that drains into a river, a river system, or…
the portion of the earth where organisms exist
deciduous
trees that drop their leaves and are dormant during the cold…
coniferous
trees that retains its needles all year and are cone-bearing
20 terms
Chapter 15 Modern Biology (Holt, Rinehart and Winston)
Convergent Evolution
Divergent Evolution
Artificial Selection
Adaptive Radiation
the process by which unrelated species become more similar as…
the process by which two or more related but reproductively i…
the selective breeding of organisms (by humans) for specific…
an evolutionary pattern in which many species evolve from a s…
Convergent Evolution
the process by which unrelated species become more similar as…
Divergent Evolution
the process by which two or more related but reproductively i…
Chapter 15 Modern Biology (Holt, Rinehart and Winston)
Convergent Evolution
Artificial Selection
Adaptive Selection
Coevolution
the process by which unrelated species become more similar as…
the selective breeding of organisms (by humans) for specific…
an evolutionary pattern in which many species evolve from a s…
the evolution of two or more species that is due to mutual in…
Convergent Evolution
the process by which unrelated species become more similar as…
Artificial Selection
the selective breeding of organisms (by humans) for specific…
14 terms
Chapter 15: American History Review
Mass Transit
Urbanization
skyscraper
tenement
public transportation, including trains, trolleys, buses, sub…
the process in which cities expand their boundaries
a very tall, many-storied building with elevators and steel f…
an apartment building shared by several families
Mass Transit
public transportation, including trains, trolleys, buses, sub…
Urbanization
the process in which cities expand their boundaries
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Holt Modern Biology Chapter 15 Vocabulary
evolution
strata
natural selection
adaptation
the sequence of events involved in the evolutionary developme…
Layers of rock
a natural process resulting in the evolution of organisms bes…
a trait that helps an organism survive and reproduce
evolution
the sequence of events involved in the evolutionary developme…
strata
Layers of rock
14 terms
Holt Psychology Chapter 15 Vocabulary
Behavior Rating Scales
Self-reports
Standardized test
Validity scales
systematic means of recording the frequency with which certai…
an interview or questionnaire in which a person reports his o…
test for which norms are based on the performance of a range…
a group of test items that suggest whether or not the test ta…
Behavior Rating Scales
systematic means of recording the frequency with which certai…
Self-reports
an interview or questionnaire in which a person reports his o…
41 terms
Holt Biology Chapter 15
population
population size
population density
dispersion
a group of organisms of the same species that live in a speci…
the number of individuals in a population
the number of individuals of the same species that live in a…
in optics, the process of separating a wave (such as white li…
population
a group of organisms of the same species that live in a speci…
population size
the number of individuals in a population
25 terms
Holt Chemistry Chapter 15 Vocab
Strong acid
weak acid
carboxylic acid
amine
an acid that ionizes a compound completely in aqueous solution
an acid that is a weak electrolyte
an organic compound that contains the carboxyl functional group
an organic compound that contains a nitrogen atom and that ca…
Strong acid
an acid that ionizes a compound completely in aqueous solution
weak acid
an acid that is a weak electrolyte
10 terms
Chapter 8 Review Holt: World History
How did geography affect the developme…
What did the Minoans and Mycenaeans ha…
How did the Minoans and Mycenaeans dif…
How did the concept of the polis affec…
Mountains divided the cities, so the city-states developed in…
traded around Mediterranean, ended partly because of volcanic…
Minoans - lived on Crete, did not speak Greek... Mycenaeans - li…
The polis made people feel safe, so they were free to focus o…
How did geography affect the developme…
Mountains divided the cities, so the city-states developed in…
What did the Minoans and Mycenaeans ha…
traded around Mediterranean, ended partly because of volcanic…
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History Chapter 15 Review
Transcontinental Railroad
Trunk Lines
Telegraph
Telephone
railroad stretching across the U.S. completed in 1869
Major railroads connecting to outlying areas
sent dots and dashes by electrical current. Samuel Morse 1837
created by Alexander Graham Bell
Transcontinental Railroad
railroad stretching across the U.S. completed in 1869
Trunk Lines
Major railroads connecting to outlying areas
16 terms
Holt Physical Science Chapter 15
medium
mechanical wave
electromagnetic wave
transverse wave
the matter a wave travels through; a physical environment in…
a wave that require a medium
a wave that consists of changing and oscillating electric and…
a wave in which the particles are perpendicular to the wave's…
medium
the matter a wave travels through; a physical environment in…
mechanical wave
a wave that require a medium
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