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Holt Rinehart 4th course Lesson 6 Words
atrocious
compassion
composure
deteriorate
(adj.) very bad, wicked, or cruel
(n.) sympathy for another's suffering; pity
(n)mental calmness, tranquility
(v) to become worse or less valuable
atrocious
(adj.) very bad, wicked, or cruel
compassion
(n.) sympathy for another's suffering; pity
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Rinehart Holt Psychology Chapter 4
Retinal disparity
Monocular cues
Stroboscopic motion
Binocular cues
A binocular cue for perceiving depth based in the difference…
Cues for distance that may be available to either eye alone
A visual illusion in which the perception of motion is genera…
Visual cues for depth that require the use of both eyes
Retinal disparity
A binocular cue for perceiving depth based in the difference…
Monocular cues
Cues for distance that may be available to either eye alone
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Chapter 1 Modern Biology (Holt, Rinehart, and Winston)
biology
organization
cell
unicellular
The study of life
the high degree of order within an organism's internal and ex…
the smallest unit that can perform all life's processes
made up of one cell
biology
The study of life
organization
the high degree of order within an organism's internal and ex…
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Chapter 12 Holt and Rinehart biology
sex chromosome
autosome
sex-linked trait
linked gene
one of the pair of chromosomes that determine the sex of an i…
any chromosome that is not a sex chromosome
a trait that is determined by a gene found on one of the sex…
one of a pair of genes that tend to be inherited together
sex chromosome
one of the pair of chromosomes that determine the sex of an i…
autosome
any chromosome that is not a sex chromosome
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Chapter 2 Modern Biology (Holt, Rinehart, and Winston)
matter
mass
weight
atom
anything that occupies space and has mass
the quantity of matter an object has
the force produced by gravity acting on mass
the simplest particle of an element that retains all of the p…
matter
anything that occupies space and has mass
mass
the quantity of matter an object has
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Holt Rinehart 4th course Lesson 6 Words
atrocious
compassion
composure
deteriorate
(adj.) very bad, wicked, or cruel
(n.) sympathy for another's suffering; pity
(n)mental calmness, tranquility
(v) to become worse or less valuable
atrocious
(adj.) very bad, wicked, or cruel
compassion
(n.) sympathy for another's suffering; pity
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Chapter 6 vocab (Modern Chemistry Holt, Rinehart, Winston)
chemical bond
ionic bonding
covalent bonding
nonpolar-covalent bond
An attractive force that holds together two atoms. Acts to lo…
Chemical bonding that results from the electrical attraction…
A bond formed when atoms share a pair of electrons. Typically…
A covalent bond in which the bonding electrons are shared equ…
chemical bond
An attractive force that holds together two atoms. Acts to lo…
ionic bonding
Chemical bonding that results from the electrical attraction…
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Chapter 20 Biology (Holt, Rinehart and Winston)
predation
competition
symbiosis
interspecific competition
...
Two species fight for the same resources. Lions and hyenas
...
...
predation
...
competition
Two species fight for the same resources. Lions and hyenas
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Rinehart Holt Psychology Chapter 8
Thinking
symbol
concept
prototype
the mental activity that is involved in the understanding, pr…
an object or an act that stands for something else
group of objects, events, or ideas that have similar characte…
an example of the concept that best exemplifies that concept
Thinking
the mental activity that is involved in the understanding, pr…
symbol
an object or an act that stands for something else
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Rinehart Holt Psychology Chapter 8
Thinking
symbol
concept
prototype
the mental activity that is involved in the understanding, pr…
an object or an act that stands for something else
group of objects, events, or ideas that have similar characte…
an example of the concept that best exemplifies that concept
Thinking
the mental activity that is involved in the understanding, pr…
symbol
an object or an act that stands for something else
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Rinehart Holt Psychology Chapter 8
Thinking
symbol
concept
prototype
the mental activity that is involved in the understanding, pr…
an object or an act that stands for something else
group of objects, events, or ideas that have similar characte…
an example of the concept that best exemplifies that concept
Thinking
the mental activity that is involved in the understanding, pr…
symbol
an object or an act that stands for something else
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Chapter 5, Holt Rinehart and Winston
actinide
lanthanide
periodic law
periodic table
14 elements with atomic numbers from 90 to 103
14 elements with atomic numbers 58 through 71
the physical and chemical properties of the elements are peri…
an arrangement of the elements in order of their atomic numbe…
actinide
14 elements with atomic numbers from 90 to 103
lanthanide
14 elements with atomic numbers 58 through 71
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Rinehart Holt Psychology Chapter 4
Retinal disparity
Monocular cues
Stroboscopic motion
Binocular cues
A binocular cue for perceiving depth based in the difference…
Cues for distance that may be available to either eye alone
A visual illusion in which the perception of motion is genera…
Visual cues for depth that require the use of both eyes
Retinal disparity
A binocular cue for perceiving depth based in the difference…
Monocular cues
Cues for distance that may be available to either eye alone
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Rinehart Holt Psychology Chapter 4
Afterimage
Complementary
Visual acuity
Blind spot
The visual sensation that occurs after the original stimulus…
The colors across from each other on the color circle
Keenness or sharpness or vision
The part of the retina that contains no photoreceptors
Afterimage
The visual sensation that occurs after the original stimulus…
Complementary
The colors across from each other on the color circle
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Vocabulary Workshop, 4th Course, Lesson 5 (Holt, Rinehart & Winston)
affiliated
encumber
exalted
invariably
Associated, connected
To burden or weigh down
Overjoyed with excitement
Always; continually
affiliated
Associated, connected
encumber
To burden or weigh down
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Rinehart Holt Psychology Chapter 4
Retinal disparity
Monocular cues
Stroboscopic motion
Binocular cues
A binocular cue for perceiving depth based in the difference…
Cues for distance that may be available to either eye alone
A visual illusion in which the perception of motion is genera…
Visual cues for depth that require the use of both eyes
Retinal disparity
A binocular cue for perceiving depth based in the difference…
Monocular cues
Cues for distance that may be available to either eye alone
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Rinehart Holt Psychology Chapter 8
Thinking
symbol
concept
prototype
the mental activity that is involved in the understanding, pr…
an object or an act that stands for something else
group of objects, events, or ideas that have similar characte…
an example of the concept that best exemplifies that concept
Thinking
the mental activity that is involved in the understanding, pr…
symbol
an object or an act that stands for something else
31 terms
Rinehart Holt Psychology Chapter 4
Retinal disparity
Monocular cues
Stroboscopic motion
Binocular cues
A binocular cue for perceiving depth based in the difference…
Cues for distance that may be available to either eye alone
A visual illusion in which the perception of motion is genera…
Visual cues for depth that require the use of both eyes
Retinal disparity
A binocular cue for perceiving depth based in the difference…
Monocular cues
Cues for distance that may be available to either eye alone
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Vocabulary Workshop, 4th Course, Lesson 1 (Holt, Rinehart & Winston)
acquittal
assert
condescend
contemptuous
A decision by a judge or jury that a defendant in a case is n…
To put forward in a forceful or insistent way
Lower oneself to a level considered beneath one's dignity
Expressing disdain; showing a lack of respect
acquittal
A decision by a judge or jury that a defendant in a case is n…
assert
To put forward in a forceful or insistent way
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Rinehart Holt Psychology Chapter 13
Motivation
Sociocultural Theory
Humanistic Theory
Intrinsic
Stimulus that moves a person to behave
if basic drives are inborn, cultural experience influence the…
Human behavior is mechanical and directed only towards survival
Inner motives
Motivation
Stimulus that moves a person to behave
Sociocultural Theory
if basic drives are inborn, cultural experience influence the…
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Rinehart Holt Psychology Chapter 8
Thinking
symbol
concept
prototype
the mental activity that is involved in the understanding, pr…
an object or an act that stands for something else
group of objects, events, or ideas that have similar characte…
an example of the concept that best exemplifies that concept
Thinking
the mental activity that is involved in the understanding, pr…
symbol
an object or an act that stands for something else
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Rinehart Holt Psychology Chapter 4
Retinal disparity
Monocular cues
Stroboscopic motion
Binocular cues
A binocular cue for perceiving depth based in the difference…
Cues for distance that may be available to either eye alone
A visual illusion in which the perception of motion is genera…
Visual cues for depth that require the use of both eyes
Retinal disparity
A binocular cue for perceiving depth based in the difference…
Monocular cues
Cues for distance that may be available to either eye alone
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Holt Rinehart and Winston Modern Biology Chapter 5
passive transport
diffusion
concentration gradient
equilibrium
the movement of materials through a cell membrane without usi…
the process by which molecules move from an area of higher co…
the difference in the concentration of molecules across a dis…
a state that exists when the concentration of a substance is…
passive transport
the movement of materials through a cell membrane without usi…
diffusion
the process by which molecules move from an area of higher co…
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Vocabulary Workshop, 4th Course, Lesson 2 (Holt, Rinehart & Winston)
analogy
antiquity
electorate
ethical
A comparison that points out similarities between two dissimi…
An old object; the state of being very old or ancient
All persons having the right to vote
Having to do with morals, values, right and wrong
analogy
A comparison that points out similarities between two dissimi…
antiquity
An old object; the state of being very old or ancient
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Rinehart Holt Psychology Chapter 8
Thinking
symbol
concept
prototype
the mental activity that is involved in the understanding, pr…
an object or an act that stands for something else
group of objects, events, or ideas that have similar characte…
an example of the concept that best exemplifies that concept
Thinking
the mental activity that is involved in the understanding, pr…
symbol
an object or an act that stands for something else
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Rinehart Holt Psych Ch 19
psychotherapy
self help groups
free association
resistance
involves verbal interactions between a trained professional a…
a type of therapy group in which members share a common probl…
the uncensored uttering of all thoughts that come to mind
a blocking from consciousness of issues that might cause anxi…
psychotherapy
involves verbal interactions between a trained professional a…
self help groups
a type of therapy group in which members share a common probl…
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Vocabulary Workshop, 4th Course, Lesson 4 (Holt, Rinehart & Winston)
apprehensive
callous
commendable
indignant
Fearful or anxious
Emotionally hardened; insensitive; unfeeling
Worthy of praise
Angered at something unjust or wrong.
apprehensive
Fearful or anxious
callous
Emotionally hardened; insensitive; unfeeling
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Rinehart Holt Psychology Chapter 8
Thinking
symbol
concept
prototype
the mental activity that is involved in the understanding, pr…
an object or an act that stands for something else
group of objects, events, or ideas that have similar characte…
an example of the concept that best exemplifies that concept
Thinking
the mental activity that is involved in the understanding, pr…
symbol
an object or an act that stands for something else
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Vocabulary Workshop, 4th Course, Lesson 3 (Holt, Rinehart & Winston)
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
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Vocabulary Workshop, 3rd Course, Lesson 3 (Holt, Rinehart & Winston)
amity
chivalry
devout
hereditary
Friendship or friendly relations
The combination of qualities expected of an ideal knight, esp…
Deeply religious, earnest, or sincere
Of or passed down by inheritance from an ancestor; transmitte…
amity
Friendship or friendly relations
chivalry
The combination of qualities expected of an ideal knight, esp…
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Chemistry Chapter 5: Holt, Rinehart and Winston "Modern Chemistry"
Periodic Law
Periodic Table
Lanthanides
Actinides
The physical and chemical properties of the elements are peri…
is arranged of the elements in order of their atomic numbers…
the _______consist of the elements in the f-block of period s…
14 elements with the atomic numbers from 90-103. Most of thes…
Periodic Law
The physical and chemical properties of the elements are peri…
Periodic Table
is arranged of the elements in order of their atomic numbers…
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Vocabulary Workshop, 3rd Course, Lesson 2 (Holt, Rinehart & Winston)
belligerent
havoc
recede
meander
Inclined or eager to fight; hostile or aggressive
Great destruction or chaos
To go back; to withdraw
To wander aimlessly
belligerent
Inclined or eager to fight; hostile or aggressive
havoc
Great destruction or chaos
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Holt, Rinehart and Winston World History
Belisaruis
Alfred the Great
Theodora
Augustine of dHippo
Justinian's top general
United the Anglo-Saxons against the Danes
Convinced Justinian to stand firm against the Nika Revolt
Writings helped shape Christian doctrine for centuries
Belisaruis
Justinian's top general
Alfred the Great
United the Anglo-Saxons against the Danes
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Vocabulary Workshop, 3rd Course, Lesson 4 (Holt, Rinehart & Winston)
citadel
emissary
entice
garb
A fortress
One sent on a special mission to represent others
Tempt, lure, attract
Clothing or dress, especially of a distinctive or special kind
citadel
A fortress
emissary
One sent on a special mission to represent others
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Vocabulary Workshop, 3rd Course, Lesson 5 (Holt, Rinehart & Winston)
agitation
aloof
benefactor
plaintive
A state of anxiety or nervous excitement
Distant; standoffish.
A person who gives money or other help to a person or cause.
Expressing sadness or sorrow; melancholy
agitation
A state of anxiety or nervous excitement
aloof
Distant; standoffish.
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Holt Rinehart 4th course Lesson 6 Words
atrocious
compassion
composure
deteriorate
(adj.) very bad, wicked, or cruel
(n.) sympathy for another's suffering; pity
(n)mental calmness, tranquility
(v) to become worse or less valuable
atrocious
(adj.) very bad, wicked, or cruel
compassion
(n.) sympathy for another's suffering; pity
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Holt,Rinehart, and Winston Science Vocab :)
Rock
Rock Cycle
Erosion
Deposition
A naturally occurring mixture of one or more minerals or orga…
The series of processes in which rock forms, changes from one…
The process by which wind, water, ice, or gravity transports…
The process in which material is laid down
Rock
A naturally occurring mixture of one or more minerals or orga…
Rock Cycle
The series of processes in which rock forms, changes from one…
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Astronomy Holt Rinehart Chapter 2 Section 3
galaxy
nebula
globular cluster
open cluster
a collection of stars, dust and gas bound together by gravity
a large cloud of dust and gas in interstellar space; a region…
a tight group of stars that looks like a ball and contains up…
a group of stars that are close together relative to surround…
galaxy
a collection of stars, dust and gas bound together by gravity
nebula
a large cloud of dust and gas in interstellar space; a region…
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Astronomy Holt Rinehart Chapter 2 Section 1
spectrum
apparent magnitude
absolute magnitude
light-year
the band of color produced when white light passes through a…
the brightness of a star as seen from the earth
the brightness that a star would have at a distance of 32.6 l…
the distance that light travels in 1 year; about 9.5 trillion…
spectrum
the band of color produced when white light passes through a…
apparent magnitude
the brightness of a star as seen from the earth
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Astronomy Holt Rinehart Chapter 2 Section 2
red giant
white dwarf
HR diagram
Main-Sequence Stars
large reddish star late in its life cycle
small hat start that is the leftover center of an older star;…
Hertsprung-Russell diagram; a graph that shows the relationsh…
the sun is one. band in the middle of the HR diagram where mo…
red giant
large reddish star late in its life cycle
white dwarf
small hat start that is the leftover center of an older star;…
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Chapter 16 Modern Biology (Holt, Rinehart and Winston)
Microevolution
Gene Pool
Bell Curve
Population Genetics
a change in the collective genetic material of a population
all of the genes of the reproductively active members of a po…
on a graph of the frequency of some variable, a curve that fi…
the study of frequencies and interaction of alleles and genes…
Microevolution
a change in the collective genetic material of a population
Gene Pool
all of the genes of the reproductively active members of a po…
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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…
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Chapter 9 Modern Biology (Holt, Rinehart and Winston)
Genetics
Heredity
Trait
Pollination
a feild of biology devoted to understanding how characteristi…
the transmission of characteristics from parents to offspring
genetically determined vanant of a characteristic, such as ye…
pollen grains produced in the male reproduction parts of a fl…
Genetics
a feild of biology devoted to understanding how characteristi…
Heredity
the transmission of characteristics from parents to offspring
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…
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Chapter 3 Modern Biology (Holt, Rinehart and Winston)
organic molecule (compound)
inorganic molecule (compound)
functional group
monomer
made primarily of carbon atoms; covalently bonded compound th…
not made of carbon atoms;
clusters of atoms that covalently bond to organic molecules a…
a simple molecule that can combine with other like or unlike…
organic molecule (compound)
made primarily of carbon atoms; covalently bonded compound th…
inorganic molecule (compound)
not made of carbon atoms;
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Chapter 22 Modern Biology (Holt, Rinehart and Winston)
environmental science
geosphere
hydrosphere
atmosphere
...
...
...
...
environmental science
...
geosphere
...
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Chapter 27 Modern Biology (Holt, Rinehart and Winston)
agriculture
cereal
root crop
legume
the raising of crops and livestock for food or for other prod…
any grass that produces grains that can be used for food, suc…
a plant root or underground stem that is rich in carbohydrate…
any plant of the family Leguminosae (Fabaceae), such as a bea…
agriculture
the raising of crops and livestock for food or for other prod…
cereal
any grass that produces grains that can be used for food, suc…
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Chapter 19 Modern Biology (Holt, Rinehart and Winston)
age structure
agricultural revolution
birth rate
carrying capacity
the distribution of individuals among different ages in a pop…
period of history when early humans discovered how to domesti…
the number of births occurring in a period of time
the number of individuals of a species that an ecosystem is c…
age structure
the distribution of individuals among different ages in a pop…
agricultural revolution
period of history when early humans discovered how to domesti…
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Chapter 9 Modern Biology (Holt, Rinehart and Winston)
Genetics
Heredity
Trait
Pollination
a feild of biology devoted to understanding how characteristi…
the transmission of characteristics from parents to offspring
genetically determined vanant of a characteristic, such as ye…
pollen grains produced in the male reproduction parts of a fl…
Genetics
a feild of biology devoted to understanding how characteristi…
Heredity
the transmission of characteristics from parents to offspring
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Chapter 7 Modern Biology (Holt, Rinehart and Winston)
All cells
release energy
cellular respiration
glycolysis
what breaks down complex organic compounds into simpler molec…
By breaking down compounds into simpler molecules, cells...
the process by which cells break down organic compounds to pr…
where cellular respiration begins with the biochemical pathwa…
All cells
what breaks down complex organic compounds into simpler molec…
release energy
By breaking down compounds into simpler molecules, cells...
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