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10 terms
Outliers Chapter 2
arbitrary
innate
assimilate
advent
(adj) based on random choice or personal whim, rather than an…
(adj.) natural, inborn, inherent; built-in
(verb) to absorb fully or make one's own; to adopt as one's o…
(noun) an arrival; a coming into place or view
arbitrary
(adj) based on random choice or personal whim, rather than an…
innate
(adj.) natural, inborn, inherent; built-in
9 terms
outliers chapter 2 vocab
confounding
influential
arbitrary
innate
to cause to become perplexed
having or exercising impact
based on random choice; determined by chance
possessed at birth, natural gift
confounding
to cause to become perplexed
influential
having or exercising impact
5 terms
Chapter 2 Outliers
Who was Bill Joy?
What company did Bill Gates gain most…
Where did the Beatles begin practicing?
What is a time sharing machine?
A computer scientist
Microsoft
Strip clubs
A computer able to handle many tasks
Who was Bill Joy?
A computer scientist
What company did Bill Gates gain most…
Microsoft
17 terms
Outliers Chapter 2
algorithm
revolution
meritocracies
lofty
A set of rules you follow to solve a problem in an exact numb…
A radical change
Separation based on a skill.
High, powerful, superior
algorithm
A set of rules you follow to solve a problem in an exact numb…
revolution
A radical change
24 terms
Vocab - Outliers chapter 2
algorithm
revolution
meritocracies
lofty
a set of rules you follow to solve a problem in an exact numb…
a radical change
separation based on a skill
high, powerful, surperoir
algorithm
a set of rules you follow to solve a problem in an exact numb…
revolution
a radical change
24 terms
Outliers Chapter 2 vocab
algorithm
revolution
meritocracies
lofty
A set of rules you follow to solve a problem in an exact numb…
a radical change
separation based on a skill
high, powerful, superior
algorithm
A set of rules you follow to solve a problem in an exact numb…
revolution
a radical change
24 terms
Outliers chapter 2
algorithm
revolution
meritocracies
lofty
A set of rules you follow to solve a problem in an exact numb…
A radical change
Separation based on a skill.
High, powerful, superior
algorithm
A set of rules you follow to solve a problem in an exact numb…
revolution
A radical change
24 terms
Outliers Chapter 2 Vocab
algorithim
revolution
meritocracies
lofty
A set of rules you follow to solve a problem in an exact numb…
A radical change
separation based on a skill
high,powerful,superior
algorithim
A set of rules you follow to solve a problem in an exact numb…
revolution
A radical change
24 terms
Outliers Chapter 2 Vocab
algorithm
revolution
meritocracies
lofty
A set of rules you follow to solve a problem in an exact numb…
A radical change.
Separation based on skill.
High, powerful, superior.
algorithm
A set of rules you follow to solve a problem in an exact numb…
revolution
A radical change.
24 terms
Outliers Chapter 2 Vocab
algorithm
revolution
meritocracies
lofty
A set of rules you follow to solve a problem in an exact numb…
A radical change
Separation based on a skill.
High, powerful, superior
algorithm
A set of rules you follow to solve a problem in an exact numb…
revolution
A radical change
15 terms
Outliers Chapter 2 Vocab
algorithm
revolution
meritocracies
lofty
A set of rules you follow to solve a problem in an exact numb…
A radical change
Separation based on skill
High, Powerful, Superior
algorithm
A set of rules you follow to solve a problem in an exact numb…
revolution
A radical change
23 terms
Outliers Chapter 2 Vocab
algorithm
revolution
meritocracies
lofty
A set of rules you follow to solve a problem in an exact numb…
A radical change
Separation based on skill
High, powerful, superior
algorithm
A set of rules you follow to solve a problem in an exact numb…
revolution
A radical change
24 terms
Outliers Chapter 2 Vocab
algorithm
revolution
meritocracies
lofty
a set of rules you follow to solve a problem in an exact numb…
a radical change
separation based on a skill
high, powerful, superior
algorithm
a set of rules you follow to solve a problem in an exact numb…
revolution
a radical change
24 terms
Outliers Chapter 2 Vocab
Algorithm
Revolution
Meritocracies
Lofty
A set of rules you follow to solve a problem in an exact numb…
A radical change
Separation based on a skill.
High, powerful, superior
Algorithm
A set of rules you follow to solve a problem in an exact numb…
Revolution
A radical change
24 terms
Outliers Chapter 2
algorithm
revolution
meritocracies
lofty
a set of rules you follow to solve a problem in an exact numb…
a radical change
separation based on a skill
high, powerful, superior
algorithm
a set of rules you follow to solve a problem in an exact numb…
revolution
a radical change
24 terms
Outliers Chapter 2 Vocab
algorithm
revolution
meritocracies
lofty
The exact number of steps that you would need to complete a p…
The start of an era
governments holding power by people selected on the basis of…
high, good, superior
algorithm
The exact number of steps that you would need to complete a p…
revolution
The start of an era
Outliers Vocabulary Chapter 2
Innately
Tedious
Precocious
Subsequently
Our initial thought was that she was an ____________ good pia…
Maya's ____________ voice made us fall asleep while she was r…
The conventional thought that kids should make time for schoo…
After being scolded several times, Isaac ____________ began d…
Innately
Our initial thought was that she was an ____________ good pia…
Tedious
Maya's ____________ voice made us fall asleep while she was r…
8 terms
Outliers P2
tumultuous
dignitaries
amid
wholeheartedly
loud
worthy
in the middle
committed
tumultuous
loud
dignitaries
worthy
15 terms
Chapter 2 vocab words for outliers
acknowledge
neurologist
algorithm
assimilate
To admit the existence of
A physician skilled in the diagnosis and treatment of disease…
A methodical, logical rule or procedure that guarantees solvi…
(v.) to absorb fully or make one's own; to adopt as one's own…
acknowledge
To admit the existence of
neurologist
A physician skilled in the diagnosis and treatment of disease…
22 terms
Outliers Chapters 2
Algorithm
Recolution
Meritocracies
Lofty
A set of rules you follow to solve a problem in an exact numb…
A radical change
Separation based on a skill.
High, powerful, superior
Algorithm
A set of rules you follow to solve a problem in an exact numb…
Recolution
A radical change
10 terms
Vocabulary Study Set 2 - Outliers Chapter 2
Advent
Arbitrary
Assimilate
Elapse
an arrival; a coming into place or view
based on random choice or whim, rather than any reason
to absorb fully or make one's own; to adapt fully
to pass or slip by (used with time)
Advent
an arrival; a coming into place or view
Arbitrary
based on random choice or whim, rather than any reason
8 terms
OUTLIERS 2
egalitarian
skepticism
desperation
aftermath
favoring social equality
doubt about the truth of something
a state in which all hope is lost or absent
the outcome of an event
egalitarian
favoring social equality
skepticism
doubt about the truth of something
outlier chapter 6 part 2
where is harlan
when is harlan settled
who settles harlan
who are the howards and turners
south easternn kentucky cumberland plateau
1819
eight immigrant families fro the british isles
a family from kentucky who argue and fuss
where is harlan
south easternn kentucky cumberland plateau
when is harlan settled
1819
Outliers 2
Lofty
Innate
Precocious
Decamp
Soaring, towering
Born with, natural
Talent, acting older
Suddenly leaving
Lofty
Soaring, towering
Innate
Born with, natural
49 terms
Outliers #2
In the wake of
Phenomenal
To match wits with
Adversaries
As a result of something that came before
Amazing
To compete with by using your brain
Opponents
In the wake of
As a result of something that came before
Phenomenal
Amazing
9 terms
Outliers Chapter 1 and 2 Vocab
Tumultuous
Meritocracy
Arbitrary
Accumulate
marked by uproar and noise
elite group of people whose progress is based on ability rath…
decided or arranged without reason or plan
gradually increasing in amount over a period of time
Tumultuous
marked by uproar and noise
Meritocracy
elite group of people whose progress is based on ability rath…
30 terms
Outliers Chapter 1 & 2 Vocab
meritocracy
compatriot
fractious
dialect
an elite group of people whose progress is based on ability a…
a native or inhabitant of one's own country
unruly; readily angered; irritable
a variety of a language that is distinguished from other vari…
meritocracy
an elite group of people whose progress is based on ability a…
compatriot
a native or inhabitant of one's own country
10 terms
Outliers (Ch 2)
confound
lofty
innate
assimilate
?
?
?
?
confound
?
lofty
?
18 terms
"The Outliers" Intro - Ch 2
literate
compatriot
immigrant
fractious
able to read and write
a person from your own country
a person who settles in a new country of which they were not…
easily irritated or annoyed
literate
able to read and write
compatriot
a person from your own country
20 terms
Outlier Vocabulary Part #2
Egalitarian
Erudition
Ethos
Flabbergasted
Asserting, resulting from, characterized by belief in the equ…
Knowledge acquired by study
Ethics of someone
To overcome with surprise and bewilderment; astound
Egalitarian
Asserting, resulting from, characterized by belief in the equ…
Erudition
Knowledge acquired by study
18 terms
Outliers ch 1 & 2
to channel (something) into (v)
to comb through (v)
grit (v) (n)
toddler (n)
to express your ideas, emotions, or feelings through a partic…
to search very thoroughly to find something
a) to show courage and determination when you are dealing wit…
a young child which is just learning to walk
to channel (something) into (v)
to express your ideas, emotions, or feelings through a partic…
to comb through (v)
to search very thoroughly to find something
53 terms
Outliers ch 2 vocab
Gawky
Studious
Algorithm
Confounding
Nervously awkward
Spending a lot of time studying or reading
A process or set to be followed in order to solve a mathemati…
To amaze or perplex by a sudden disturbance or surprise; bewi…
Gawky
Nervously awkward
Studious
Spending a lot of time studying or reading
25 terms
outliers chap 2/3
Affinity
Ambiguous
Amenable
Antipathy
a natural liking for or attraction to a person, thing, idea,…
Open to or having several possible meanings or interpretations.
Ready or willing to answer, agree, or yield; open to influenc…
Deep-seated feeling of dislike.
Affinity
a natural liking for or attraction to a person, thing, idea,…
Ambiguous
Open to or having several possible meanings or interpretations.
13 terms
Ch2 vocab: outliers
Phenomenon
Margin
Composition
Ritual
A fact, occurrence, or circumstance observed or observable
Amount by which something fails or is won
The way in which a whole or mixture is made up
And established or prescribed procedure for a religion or oth…
Phenomenon
A fact, occurrence, or circumstance observed or observable
Margin
Amount by which something fails or is won
9 terms
Ch 2 outliers vocabulary
Confounding
Influential
Arbitrary
Innate
To Perflex or confuse
Having or exerting influence, having impact
Based on random choice
Possesed at birth; natural
Confounding
To Perflex or confuse
Influential
Having or exerting influence, having impact
24 terms
outlier vocab 2
algorithm
revolution
meritocracies
lofty
A set of rules you follow to solve a problem in an exact numb…
A radical change
Separation based on a skill.
High, powerful, superior
algorithm
A set of rules you follow to solve a problem in an exact numb…
revolution
A radical change
20 terms
Outliers, Intro- Ch. 2
compatriot
fractious
ulcer
egalitarian
a person from your own country
easily irritated or annoyed; disobedient
an inflammatory lesion resulting in decay of tissue
favoring social equality
compatriot
a person from your own country
fractious
easily irritated or annoyed; disobedient
5 terms
2.05 Outliers
outlier
interquartile range (IQR)
lower fence
upper fence
extreme value of a data set
range of the middle half of the data set (the difference betw…
"lower limit" -- calculated by: Q1 - 1.5(IQR)
"upper limit" -- calculated by: Q3 + 1.5(IQR)
outlier
extreme value of a data set
interquartile range (IQR)
range of the middle half of the data set (the difference betw…
14 terms
Outliers Chapters 2, 3, 5, 6
Bill gates
Bill joy
10, 000 hour rule
Birthdates
The creator of Microsoft who had numerous opportunities to wo…
A natural math whiz, who had the opportunity to work with com…
the minimum number of time needed to practice in order to bec…
can offer unique opportunities to enable individuals to explo…
Bill gates
The creator of Microsoft who had numerous opportunities to wo…
Bill joy
A natural math whiz, who had the opportunity to work with com…
39 terms
Ven Conmigo 2 Chapter 2-P2,P3
anoche
anteayer
ayer
esta mañana
last night
day before yesterday
yesterday
this morning
anoche
last night
anteayer
day before yesterday
49 terms
Outliers Vocabulary List 2
in the wake of
phenomenal
to match wits with
adversaries
as a result of something that came before
amazing
to compete with by using you brian
oppnents
in the wake of
as a result of something that came before
phenomenal
amazing
22 terms
P3 Chapter 2
懂事
楼下
昨天
well behaved; matured; sensible
downstairs
counting unit for people
yesterday
懂事
well behaved; matured; sensible
楼下
downstairs
18 terms
Outliers ch 1 & 2
to channel (something) into (v)
to comb through (v)
grit (v) (n)
toddler (n)
to express your ideas, emotions, or feelings through a partic…
to search very thoroughly to find something
a) to show courage and determination when you are dealing wit…
a young child which is just learning to walk
to channel (something) into (v)
to express your ideas, emotions, or feelings through a partic…
to comb through (v)
to search very thoroughly to find something
20 terms
P4 Chapter 2
年级
机会
印度煎饼
Grade (in schools)
B; second
Chance
Roti Prata
年级
Grade (in schools)
B; second
53 terms
Outliers Ch. 2
gawky
studious
algorithm
confounding
nervously awkward
spending a lot of time studying or reading
a process or set to be followed in order to solve a mathemati…
to amaze or perplex by a sudden disturbance or surprise; bewi…
gawky
nervously awkward
studious
spending a lot of time studying or reading
15 terms
Outliers Vocab. B. 2
literate
merit
tycoon
automate
able to read and write
deserving reward or praise
a wealthy and powerful businessperson.
to run or operate (something, such as a factory or system) by…
literate
able to read and write
merit
deserving reward or praise
22 terms
P6 Chapter 2
小巷
筑物
侧着
扁担
alley
building
turn sideways
carrying pole/ shoulder pole
小巷
alley
筑物
building
10 terms
Outliers Vocabulary quiz Chapters 2 and 3
lofty
innate
precocious
decamp
soaring, towering
natural
having developed certain skills earlier than others
to depart suddenly or secretly
lofty
soaring, towering
innate
natural
73 terms
P&P Chapter 2
What department is the FDA under?
What department is the DEA under?
What is the function of the FDA?
The mishandling of medication that can…
Department of Health & Human Services
Department of Justice
To ensure the safety and efficacy of medications
Adulteration
What department is the FDA under?
Department of Health & Human Services
What department is the DEA under?
Department of Justice
15 terms
Outliers Set 2
abstruse
erudition
threshold
discrepancy
difficult to understand; obscure
the quality of having or showing great knowledge or learning;…
the magnitude or intensity that must be exceeded for a certai…
a lack of compatibility or similarity between two or more facts
abstruse
difficult to understand; obscure
erudition
the quality of having or showing great knowledge or learning;…
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