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Volcanoes Nimitz
volcano
vent
magma
lava
an opening in the Earth's surface that pours out hot gases, a…
the opening through which the volcano erupts
hot, melted rock inside the Earth
hot, melted rock that reaches the Earth's surface
volcano
an opening in the Earth's surface that pours out hot gases, a…
vent
the opening through which the volcano erupts
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NIMITZ BARRACKS
LCPO
LPO
FIRST MTI
SECOND MTI
AMCS GOLDACKER
AM1 OMOERIGBE
AD1 IRIARTEOCASIO
AM1 ELISEEV
LCPO
AMCS GOLDACKER
LPO
AM1 OMOERIGBE
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The Blood-Red Night - Nimitz
to abandon (v.)
brush (n.)
charred (adj.)
flammable (adj.)
to leave forever
small trees and shrubs
burned
likely to catch fire
to abandon (v.)
to leave forever
brush (n.)
small trees and shrubs
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The Evil Swirling Darkness - Nimitz
tornado (n.)
swirling (adj.)
devoured (v.)
meteorologist (n.)
A destructive, rotating column of air that has very high wind…
moving in circles
eat hungrily or quickly or greedily
A scientist who studies Earth's weather
tornado (n.)
A destructive, rotating column of air that has very high wind…
swirling (adj.)
moving in circles
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Figures of Speech - Nimitz
Simile
Metaphor
Personification
Hyperbole
Comparing two things using 'like' or 'as'
Comparing two things without using 'like' or 'as'
Giving human traits to objects or ideas
Exaggerating to show strong feeling or effect
Simile
Comparing two things using 'like' or 'as'
Metaphor
Comparing two things without using 'like' or 'as'
5 terms
Admiral Chester W. Nimitz
Nimitz Claim to Fame
World War II
Allies
Navy
Guided the allied forces in the pacific during world war II t…
War in the 1930s-1940s. US joined in 1941 after bombing at Pe…
The forces that fought against the axis forces. Allies includ…
Branch of the Armed Forces that Nimitz commanded in the Pacific
Nimitz Claim to Fame
Guided the allied forces in the pacific during world war II t…
World War II
War in the 1930s-1940s. US joined in 1941 after bombing at Pe…
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Flying Solo Nimitz
diagnosed
demented
moral
obnoxious
identified the cause of something... e.g. The doctor ______ Tin…
crazy, insane... e.g. My little brother acts _______ when my pa…
dealing with right and wrong... e.g. Being kind to other people…
offensive, distasteful... e.g. My neighbor is very ______. He i…
diagnosed
identified the cause of something... e.g. The doctor ______ Tin…
demented
crazy, insane... e.g. My little brother acts _______ when my pa…
Nimitz Class Carriers
CVN-68
CVN-69
CVN-70
CVN-71
Nimitz
Dwight D. Eisenhower
Carl Vinson
Theodore Roosevelt
CVN-68
Nimitz
CVN-69
Dwight D. Eisenhower
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Notable Graduates: Chester Nimitz
What year did Chester Nimitz graduate…
What was the highest rank/billet Chest…
Where was Chester Nimitz born?
Where did he spend almost 2 decades in?
1905
Fleet Admiral/Chief of Naval Operations
Fredericksburg, Texas
submarines
What year did Chester Nimitz graduate…
1905
What was the highest rank/billet Chest…
Fleet Admiral/Chief of Naval Operations
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Fall Semester Final Review--Nimitz
Sources created by witnesses at the ti…
A letter from a soldier in World War II
An ancient map of a battle plan
These are sources that are based on in…
Primary Source
Primary Source
Primary Source
Secondary Source
Sources created by witnesses at the ti…
Primary Source
A letter from a soldier in World War II
Primary Source
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The Evil Swirling Darkness (No images) - Nimitz
swirling (adj.)
devoured (v.)
meteorologist (n.)
accuracy (n.)
moving in circles
eat hungrily or quickly or greedily
A scientist who studies Earth's weather
correctness, exactness
swirling (adj.)
moving in circles
devoured (v.)
eat hungrily or quickly or greedily
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Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing - Nimitz
combination
hollered
motioned
demonstrate
joining of different parts
yelled
signaled
show
combination
joining of different parts
hollered
yelled
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Flight Deck Familiarization USS Nimitz 2016
Yellow Jerseys
White Jerseys
Blue Jerseys
Red Jerseys
Aircraft Handling Officer... Flight Deck Officer... Catapult Office…
Safety Officer and Crew... Air Transport Officer... Landing Signal…
Aircraft Handling and Chock Crewman... Elevator Operators
Crash and Salvage... Ordnance Officer... Explosives Ordnance Dispos…
Yellow Jerseys
Aircraft Handling Officer... Flight Deck Officer... Catapult Office…
White Jerseys
Safety Officer and Crew... Air Transport Officer... Landing Signal…
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Uss nimitz basic D.C. Test
Wait time to enter space flooded by co2?
Apc is used for?
Halon system is activated through?
Pkp affect fire by?
15mins
Deep fat fryers
Audible and visual systems, supply and exhaust, secure 30 sec…
Interrupting chemical chain reaction
Wait time to enter space flooded by co2?
15mins
Apc is used for?
Deep fat fryers
9 terms
5 Themes of Geography
Location
Absolute location
Relative Location
Place
Where something is
Exact location of a place on the earth described by global co…
The position of a place relative to the places around it.
A specific point on Earth distinguished by a particular chara…
Location
Where something is
Absolute location
Exact location of a place on the earth described by global co…
21 terms
Unit 6 Post-Classical Asia
Ottomans
Sikhism
Genghis Khan
Tang Dynasty
Turkish-speaking nomadic people who migrated from Central Asi…
Religion created in Northern India combining both Islam and H…
He united the Mongol tribes into an unstoppable fighting forc…
Reunited China and brought peace and prosperity. Reintroduced…
Ottomans
Turkish-speaking nomadic people who migrated from Central Asi…
Sikhism
Religion created in Northern India combining both Islam and H…
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World Geography Unit 2 Physical Geography
Continents
Climate
Barriers
Regions
Several very large landmasses on Earth. Asia, Africa, North A…
Overall weather in an area over a long period of time
Naturally occurring formation or body of water that isolates…
Places on earth grouped together by at least one common featu…
Continents
Several very large landmasses on Earth. Asia, Africa, North A…
Climate
Overall weather in an area over a long period of time
52 terms
Unit 2: Classical Era in the West Vocabulary
Acropolis
Alexandria
Alexander the Great
Aqueduct
fortified area "citadel" city within the city (highest place)
City in Egypt founded by Alexander the Great, center of comme…
King of Macedonian (Greece) who conquered Greece and from Egy…
A tall structure that carries water over long distances
Acropolis
fortified area "citadel" city within the city (highest place)
Alexandria
City in Egypt founded by Alexander the Great, center of comme…
Physical Science 2
Dissolve
Temperature
Physical Change
Freezing Point
To form a solution with another substance
The measure of how hot or cold a substance is
A change in the appearance of matter without actually changin…
The temperature at which a substance changes from a liquid to…
Dissolve
To form a solution with another substance
Temperature
The measure of how hot or cold a substance is
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Life Science 2
Omnivore
Herbivore
Carnivore
Food Web
Animals that eat both plants and animals
Animals that eat only plants
Animals that eat only other animals
A group of overlapping food chains
Omnivore
Animals that eat both plants and animals
Herbivore
Animals that eat only plants
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Earth Science 3
Season
Summer
Winter
Fall (Autumn)
A period of the year marked by a change in the weather, usual…
The period of a year marked by hotter temperatures because th…
The period of a year marked by colder temperatures and fewer…
The period of a year when the earth is beginning to tilt away…
Season
A period of the year marked by a change in the weather, usual…
Summer
The period of a year marked by hotter temperatures because th…
11 terms
Life Science 1
Hypothesis
Variable
Observation
System
An idea that can be tested by an experiment
Any part of a system that can change the final result
Making notes and describing things you have seen
A collection of separate actions that work together to comple…
Hypothesis
An idea that can be tested by an experiment
Variable
Any part of a system that can change the final result
Earth Science 2
Continuously
Source
Revolution
Shadow
Constantly, always going on
The place where something begins or comes from; Our light com…
To travel in a closed path around another object; how the ear…
Shade, or an image, caused by the light being blocked out by…
Continuously
Constantly, always going on
Source
The place where something begins or comes from; Our light com…
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Life Science 3
Nymph
Incomplete Metamorphosis
Life Cycle
Adult (Mature)
Middle stage of growth in incomplete metamorphosis when the i…
When an insect grows from very young adult to adult and alway…
The stages of development of an organism as it grows into an…
The final stage of any life cycle, including metamorphosis, w…
Nymph
Middle stage of growth in incomplete metamorphosis when the i…
Incomplete Metamorphosis
When an insect grows from very young adult to adult and alway…
12 terms
Earth Science 4
Summer Solstice
Solstice
Winter Solstice
Spring Equinox
The first day of summer when the earth is tilted directly tow…
Occurs when the earth is either fully tilted toward the sun o…
The first day of winter when the earth is fully tilted away f…
The first day of spring when the earth begins to tilt toward…
Summer Solstice
The first day of summer when the earth is tilted directly tow…
Solstice
Occurs when the earth is either fully tilted toward the sun o…
Argumentation Terms
claim
logical evidence
evidence
rhetorical devices
a statement that expresses a position on an issue
valid, rational, sensible, and coherent reasons and evidence…
facts, statistics, and other information that indicate someth…
ways of using language to persuade
claim
a statement that expresses a position on an issue
logical evidence
valid, rational, sensible, and coherent reasons and evidence…
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Physical Science 3
Physical Property
Texture
Repel
Attract
A characteristic of matter that can be observed, measured, an…
How a substance feels or looks
To push away
To pull towards
Physical Property
A characteristic of matter that can be observed, measured, an…
Texture
How a substance feels or looks
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Physical Science 4
Lens
Medium
Convex Lens
Concave Lens
An object that bends light as it passes through
A substance through which something else can be transmitted o…
A lens that is thicker in the center and thinner at the edges…
A lens that is thinner in the center and thicker at the edges…
Lens
An object that bends light as it passes through
Medium
A substance through which something else can be transmitted o…
19 terms
Life Science 4
Overpopulation
Species
Population
Ecosystem
To have too many of the same kind of organism in one area for…
A group of organisms that produce offspring like themselves
All organisms of the same species that live in the same area…
All the living and nonliving things that interact with each o…
Overpopulation
To have too many of the same kind of organism in one area for…
Species
A group of organisms that produce offspring like themselves
7 terms
World War 2 Generals Plus
Omar Bradley
George Marshall
Dwight D. Eisenhower
Douglas MacArthur
The commander of U.S. forces in North Africa and Italy. He wa…
A Chief of Staff for the Army and counselor to President Roos…
Supreme Allied Commander of the Invasion of Normandy and the…
Commander of the U.S. Army in the Pacific theatre during Worl…
Omar Bradley
The commander of U.S. forces in North Africa and Italy. He wa…
George Marshall
A Chief of Staff for the Army and counselor to President Roos…
EOC USH Historical Figures (Including) 01
Omar Bradley
Dwight Eisenhower
Hector P. Garcia
Douglas MacArthur
1. World War II general... 2. Selected by Eisenhower to lead U.S…
1. Supreme Commander of D-Day & allied invasion of Europe in…
1. Mexican-American physician & surgeon during World War II... 2…
1. Commander of U.S. Army in the Pacific during World War II…
Omar Bradley
1. World War II general... 2. Selected by Eisenhower to lead U.S…
Dwight Eisenhower
1. Supreme Commander of D-Day & allied invasion of Europe in…
10 terms
WW-2 Names to Know: Set 1
Hirohito
Hideki Tojo
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Husband Kimmel
Emperor of Japan throughout the war
War Minister and Prime Minister of Japan
U.S. president throughout most of the war
Pacific Fleet Commander when Pearl Harbor was attacked
Hirohito
Emperor of Japan throughout the war
Hideki Tojo
War Minister and Prime Minister of Japan
12 terms
War in the Pacific
Douglas MacArthur
Bataan Death March
Chester Nimitz
Battle of the Coral Sea
Commander of the American and Filipino forces in the Philippi…
Japan took the Phillipines. The forced exhausted U.S. Soldier…
Led the U.S. Pacific Fleet along with Douglas Mac Arthur to d…
Nimitz sent Allied forces, stopping the Japanese Fleet for ad…
Douglas MacArthur
Commander of the American and Filipino forces in the Philippi…
Bataan Death March
Japan took the Phillipines. The forced exhausted U.S. Soldier…
10 terms
26-4 War in the Pacific
Douglas MacArthur
Bataan Death March
Battle of the Coral Sea
Battle of Midway
(1880-1964), U.S. general. Commander of U.S. (later Allied) f…
Japanese forced about 60,000 of americans and philippines to…
1942 World War II battle between American and Japanese aircraft
1942 World War II battle between the United States and Japan,…
Douglas MacArthur
(1880-1964), U.S. general. Commander of U.S. (later Allied) f…
Bataan Death March
Japanese forced about 60,000 of americans and philippines to…
12 terms
Physical Science 1
Invisible
Valid
Inferred
Process
Cannot be seen
A true statement
To have figured out a problem without actually observing it y…
A series of actions or changes that happen in a certain order
Invisible
Cannot be seen
Valid
A true statement
228 terms
FmF 102 updated
1775
1847
1859
1868
***10 November of "what year" in Philadelphia Pennsylvania at…
***In what year was the Mexican War, where the Marines occupi…
***What year did Marines stormed the United States arsenal at…
***In what year was the eagle, globe, and anchor, BrGen. Jaco…
1775
***10 November of "what year" in Philadelphia Pennsylvania at…
1847
***In what year was the Mexican War, where the Marines occupi…
14 terms
USH STAAR EOC People--World War II
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Harry Truman
Albert Einstein
Omar Bradley
US president during WWII. Lend-lease Act, Gave "Infamy Speech…
Became president of the US when FDR died; gave the order to d…
German-born physicist who helped persuade Roosevelt to develo…
A four star general who commanded the US ground forces in the…
Franklin D. Roosevelt
US president during WWII. Lend-lease Act, Gave "Infamy Speech…
Harry Truman
Became president of the US when FDR died; gave the order to d…
14 terms
World War 2 - People
Adolf Hitler
Flying Tigers
Tuskegee Airman
George Patton
leader of the Nazi party, took power in Germany and aimed to…
a group of American volunteer fighter pilots helped keep supp…
an all black fighter group in the Air Corps who provided esco…
commanded the Army invasion of Africa and Italy, led the Thir…
Adolf Hitler
leader of the Nazi party, took power in Germany and aimed to…
Flying Tigers
a group of American volunteer fighter pilots helped keep supp…
32 terms
US Military - Leaders
George Patton
Dwight Eisenhower
James Doolittle
Chester Nimitz
A commander in World War II, where he led the Third Army into…
Eisenhower (nicknamed "Ike") later became a very popular 2 te…
A U.S. Army general best known for leading the famous "Doolit…
(25.3) U.S. Admiral during WWII, the commander of American na…
George Patton
A commander in World War II, where he led the Third Army into…
Dwight Eisenhower
Eisenhower (nicknamed "Ike") later became a very popular 2 te…
8 terms
Stupid Social Studies- section 4
Douglas MacArthur
Bataan Death March
Battle of the Coral Sea
Battle of Midway
American general who couldn't stop Japanese advance in the Ph…
More than 600 Americans and about 10,000 Filipinos died durin…
A clash between American and Japanese aircraft carriers/ the…
Began on June 4, 1942 when Japan started bombing the Island.…
Douglas MacArthur
American general who couldn't stop Japanese advance in the Ph…
Bataan Death March
More than 600 Americans and about 10,000 Filipinos died durin…
18 terms
SS (Ch 26) World War II (Part B)
Battle of El Alamein
Dwight D. Eisenhower
Battle of Stalingrad
D-Day
General Montgomery stopped General Rommel's forces in North A…
U.S. General who led American and British troops
battle won by the Soviets that became a key turning point of…
American, British and Canadian troops liberated France from t…
Battle of El Alamein
General Montgomery stopped General Rommel's forces in North A…
Dwight D. Eisenhower
U.S. General who led American and British troops
9 terms
2015 UIL 7 & 8 Grade
Oveta Culp Hobby
John Nance (Cactus Jack) Garner
Admiral Chester W. Nimitz
Audie Leon Murphy
first director of the Women's Army Auxiliary Corps, later bec…
served as Vice President of the United States from 1933-1941
commander of the US Pacific Fleet during WWII
served as the commander of Company B. During his World War II…
Oveta Culp Hobby
first director of the Women's Army Auxiliary Corps, later bec…
John Nance (Cactus Jack) Garner
served as Vice President of the United States from 1933-1941
45 terms
Military History - Battles
Saratoga
Midway
Yorktown
Lexington and Concord
A battle that took place in New York where the Continental Ar…
at this WWII naval battle in 1942, the American air force str…
In 1781 during the American Revolution the British under Corn…
"The Shot Heard Round the World"- The first battle of the Rev…
Saratoga
A battle that took place in New York where the Continental Ar…
Midway
at this WWII naval battle in 1942, the American air force str…
20 terms
US STAAR EOC 11th Grade people- IMP/WWI/WWII
Henry Cabot Lodge
Alfred Thayer Mahan
Theodore Roosevelt
Sanford B. Dole
Henry Cabot Lodge was a Republican who disagreed with the Ver…
Navy officer whose ideas on naval warfare and the importance…
26th President of the United States, 26th president, known fo…
1894 wealthy, plantation owner and politician who was named P…
Henry Cabot Lodge
Henry Cabot Lodge was a Republican who disagreed with the Ver…
Alfred Thayer Mahan
Navy officer whose ideas on naval warfare and the importance…
19 terms
Earth Science 1
Compaction
Cementation
Sedimentary Rock
Fossil Fuels
The pressing together of sediments to form sedimentary rock
When compacted sediments are stuck together forming sedimenta…
One of three types of rock; formed by complicating and cement…
Fuels formed from decayed plant and animal remains from milli…
Compaction
The pressing together of sediments to form sedimentary rock
Cementation
When compacted sediments are stuck together forming sedimenta…
54 terms
Military History - Background
Zimmerman Note
Battle of New Orleans
Midway
Antietem
1917 - Germany sent this to Mexico instructing an ambassador…
A battle during the War of 1812 where the British army attemp…
turning point battle in Pacific War (WWII). US destroys Japan…
1862 Civil War battle in whcih 23,000 troops were killed or w…
Zimmerman Note
1917 - Germany sent this to Mexico instructing an ambassador…
Battle of New Orleans
A battle during the War of 1812 where the British army attemp…
People of World War II
Winston Churchill
Charles de Gaulle
Dwight D. Eisenhower
Heinrich Himmler
Prime Minister of Great Britain
leader of French Resistance
Supreme Commander of Allied Forces in Europe
commander of German SS and Gestapo; leading organizer of the…
Winston Churchill
Prime Minister of Great Britain
Charles de Gaulle
leader of French Resistance
65 terms
US STAAR EOC 11th Grade people
Benjamin Rush
John Hancock
John Jay
John Witherspoon
Sons of Liberty Member, signed Declaration of Independence, s…
Easily recognized signature from declaration of Indpendence,…
wrote the federalist where he supported a federalist constitu…
Member of the first congress voted for declaration of indepen…
Benjamin Rush
Sons of Liberty Member, signed Declaration of Independence, s…
John Hancock
Easily recognized signature from declaration of Indpendence,…
25 terms
US History EOC Historical Figures Remember me because...
John J Pershing
Ronald Reagan
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Phyllis Schlafly
Commander of American Expeditionary Force (AEF) in Europe dur…
US President 1981-1989, conservative, reaganomics- cut taxes…
1933-1945; often referred to by his initials FDR, was the thi…
Conservative, no to ERA (equal right amendment) for women, ag…
John J Pershing
Commander of American Expeditionary Force (AEF) in Europe dur…
Ronald Reagan
US President 1981-1989, conservative, reaganomics- cut taxes…
25 terms
Bio Set 1
Omar Bradley
Cesar Chavez
Bill Clinton
Alexis de Tocqueville
• World War II general... • Selected by Eisenhower to lead U.S.…
• Leader of Chicano Movement to eliminate racism against Mexi…
• President from 1993-2001 (2 terms)... • Balanced federal budge…
• 1835 - published Democracy in America where he... identified…
Omar Bradley
• World War II general... • Selected by Eisenhower to lead U.S.…
Cesar Chavez
• Leader of Chicano Movement to eliminate racism against Mexi…
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