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11 terms
Science fiction
science-fiction
time machine
superhero
apocalyptic
a story with an imaginative content, such as a setting in the…
n. a machine that takes you back or forward in time
character that have greater strength and abilities than ordin…
(adj.) predicting or presaging universal destruction
science-fiction
a story with an imaginative content, such as a setting in the…
time machine
n. a machine that takes you back or forward in time
5 terms
Science Fiction
Science fiction
Key elements of science fiction
Theme
Internal conflict
"The branch of literature that deals with human responses to…
realistic and fantastic details... grounded in science... usually s…
the central message or idea of a work
taking place within a character
Science fiction
"The branch of literature that deals with human responses to…
Key elements of science fiction
realistic and fantastic details... grounded in science... usually s…
Science in Science Fiction Midterm
Scientific Method
Scientific Law (or principle)
Scientific Fact
Hypothesis
A scientific hypothesis that has been tested over and over ag…
Generally something that competent observers can observe and…
A proposed explanation made on the basis of limited evidence…
Scientific Method
Scientific Law (or principle)
A scientific hypothesis that has been tested over and over ag…
Science Fiction
alien
science fiction
spaceship
planets
el extraterrestre
la ciencia ficción
la nave espacial
los planetas
alien
el extraterrestre
science fiction
la ciencia ficción
82 terms
Science-fiction
Force
How do we measure forces?
Push
Pull
(Noun) power or energy - lực lượng
Forces can be pushes or pulls
To make someone or something move by pressing them with your…
Move something towards you [≠ push... Ex. Mom! Davey's pulling m…
Force
(Noun) power or energy - lực lượng
How do we measure forces?
Forces can be pushes or pulls
10 terms
Historical Fiction & Science Fiction
Historical Fiction
Historical Fiction
Historical Fiction
Historical Fiction
Fictional characters and events in a historical setting.
The characters and events in historical fiction are related t…
The facts about the historical event and period are accurate.
The people might be made up. However, Sometimes they include…
Historical Fiction
Fictional characters and events in a historical setting.
Historical Fiction
The characters and events in historical fiction are related t…
Science Fiction
Characters
Setting
Plot
Conflict
Characters can be human, robotic, or a combination of both (f…
Place can be real or imaginary, on Earth or another planet, o…
Can be varied, but usually revolves around technology negativ…
Often a fight between people and machines.... Struggle between…
Characters
Characters can be human, robotic, or a combination of both (f…
Setting
Place can be real or imaginary, on Earth or another planet, o…
9 terms
Science Fiction
optimistic
complex
forlorn
flustered
hopeful about the future; confident
consisting of interconnected parts;
miserable and lonely, desolate
nervous or confused
optimistic
hopeful about the future; confident
complex
consisting of interconnected parts;
Science Fiction
Cosmic by Frank Cottrell Boyce
Simon Bloom, the Gravity Keeper by Mic…
Tanglewreck by Jeanette Winterson
Brother From A Box by Kuhlman, Evan
Tall-for-his-age Liam makes a giant leap for boy-kind by comp…
Nerdy Simon Bloom finds a book that enables him to control th…
Silver sets out to find the Timekeeper - a clock that control…
Sixth-grader Matt Rambeau finds out what it is like to have a…
Cosmic by Frank Cottrell Boyce
Tall-for-his-age Liam makes a giant leap for boy-kind by comp…
Simon Bloom, the Gravity Keeper by Mic…
Nerdy Simon Bloom finds a book that enables him to control th…
20 terms
Science Fiction
Gush
Tumuluously
Savored
Consequence
To flow rapidly in a stream (usually liquid)
Loud, Deafening, exciting, disorderly, Making a loud noise
to enjoy something to the fullest (usually food or drink)
the result of effect of something (usually bad)
Gush
To flow rapidly in a stream (usually liquid)
Tumuluously
Loud, Deafening, exciting, disorderly, Making a loud noise
Science Fiction
science fiction
fantasy
Frankenstein
Utopia
A writing style which combines science and fiction.... It is onl…
Genre of fiction that uses magic or other supernatural elemen…
The first modern work of science fiction
An imagined place or state of things in which perfection has…
science fiction
A writing style which combines science and fiction.... It is onl…
fantasy
Genre of fiction that uses magic or other supernatural elemen…
Science Fiction
Artificial Intelligence
alien
alternate universe
android
the study and design of intelligent agents, like robots or so…
Imaginary creature from outer space.
A world other than our own. Similar to parallel universe.
A human-looking robot
Artificial Intelligence
the study and design of intelligent agents, like robots or so…
alien
Imaginary creature from outer space.
Science Fiction
Science fiction
Key elements of science fiction
Theme
Internal conflict
"The branch of literature that deals with human responses to…
realistic and fantastic details aliens... *grounded in science…
the central message or idea of a work
taking place within a character
Science fiction
"The branch of literature that deals with human responses to…
Key elements of science fiction
realistic and fantastic details aliens... *grounded in science…
Science Fiction
Disdain (N)
Evoke (V)
Agony (N)
Formidable (adj)
hatred
to bring out or call forth
extreme pain/anguish
hard to overcome
Disdain (N)
hatred
Evoke (V)
to bring out or call forth
13 terms
Science Fiction
Un extraterrestre
Un monde parallèle
Voyager dans le temps
Machine à voyager dans le temps
An alien (['eɪlɪən]), an extraterrestrial (ekstrətɪ'restrɪəl)
A parallel world, a parallel universe
To time travel, To travel in time
Time Machine
Un extraterrestre
An alien (['eɪlɪən]), an extraterrestrial (ekstrətɪ'restrɪəl)
Un monde parallèle
A parallel world, a parallel universe
20 terms
science fiction
Amenable
Antidote
Automated
Disorientation
Open, Agreeable
something that prevents the evil efffects of something else;…
able to fuction with little or no assistance from people
mental, confusion; impared awareness
Amenable
Open, Agreeable
Antidote
something that prevents the evil efffects of something else;…
24 terms
science fiction
biologist
ecology
sloth
conservationist
someone who studies thing
scientific study of interaction... Science dealing with the rela…
sloth is a slow moving animal that lives in the rain forest
a person who takes an active part in the protection of the en…
biologist
someone who studies thing
ecology
scientific study of interaction... Science dealing with the rela…
10 terms
Science Fiction
Chronological
Technology
Steam Punk
Americana
Arranged in order of time of occurrence
Application of science to help people
refers to a sub-genre of science fiction and sometimes fantas…
things distinctly American
Chronological
Arranged in order of time of occurrence
Technology
Application of science to help people
Science Fiction
Science Fiction
Nova
Heresy
Treason
Fiction that deals with content that might be possible in the…
A star showing a sudden large increase in brightness and then…
Opinion profoundly at odds with what is generally accepted.
The action of betraying someone or something.
Science Fiction
Fiction that deals with content that might be possible in the…
Nova
A star showing a sudden large increase in brightness and then…
12 terms
Science Fiction Literature List #1
automation
barren
gravitation
quest
the technique of operating mechanically with little or no hum…
not productive, unfruitful
the movement or pull towards something
a search to obtain something
automation
the technique of operating mechanically with little or no hum…
barren
not productive, unfruitful
Science fiction
Star
Galaxy
Space ship
Planet
La estrella
La galaxia
La nave espacial
El planeta
Star
La estrella
Galaxy
La galaxia
20 terms
Science Fiction
human being
robot
spaceship
futuristic
être humain
robot
vaisseau spatial
futuriste
human being
être humain
robot
robot
14 terms
Science fiction
science-fiction
time machine
superhero
apocalyptic
a story with an imaginative content, such as a setting in the…
n. a machine that takes you back or forward in time
character that have greater strength and abilities than ordin…
(adj.) predicting or presaging universal destruction
science-fiction
a story with an imaginative content, such as a setting in the…
time machine
n. a machine that takes you back or forward in time
Science fiction
alien
flying saucer
space travel
spaceship
kosmita
latający spodek
podróż kosmiczna
statek kosmiczny
alien
kosmita
flying saucer
latający spodek
Science Fiction
Delegates
Translator
Commit
Chamber
representatives
person who translates one language into another
pledge one-self to a position
room reserved for a special purpose
Delegates
representatives
Translator
person who translates one language into another
35 terms
Science fiction
triangle
mental
error
panel
A polygon with three sides.
pertaining to the mind
mistake
n. A rectangular piece set in or as in a frame.
triangle
A polygon with three sides.
mental
pertaining to the mind
Science Fiction
Hard Science Fiction
Space Opera
Soft/Social Science Fiction
Dystopian
...
...
...
...
Hard Science Fiction
...
Space Opera
...
19 terms
Science Fiction
shriveled
emerged
Charred
Inconvenience
Dried up
To come out of
Burned
Bother
shriveled
Dried up
emerged
To come out of
Science Fiction
Science Fiction
Speculative Fiction
Cycle Format
Futuristic Fiction
-- A genre closely related to fantasy... -- Features scientifica…
Genres that refuse to accept the world as it is, instead focu…
One book is linked to another across three or four volumes th…
Fiction that attempts to portray that world that young people…
Science Fiction
-- A genre closely related to fantasy... -- Features scientifica…
Speculative Fiction
Genres that refuse to accept the world as it is, instead focu…
20 terms
science fiction
protagonist
antagonist
motif
irony
Chief character in a dramatic or narrative work, usually tryi…
A character or force in conflict with the main character... A pe…
(n.) a principal idea, feature, theme, or element; a repeated…
A contrast or discrepancy between what is stated and what is…
protagonist
Chief character in a dramatic or narrative work, usually tryi…
antagonist
A character or force in conflict with the main character... A pe…
52 terms
Fiction & Science
Breakthrough
Plot
DNA
State-of-the-art
Découverte capitale
Intrigue
ADN
Dernier cri
Breakthrough
Découverte capitale
Plot
Intrigue
Science fiction
Science fiction
Porto scifi
Porto is ....
Mother of sci-fi
Wasnt in high use till 1929
Works that predate 1929 but have the character of science fic…
"First"/ earliest form of
MARY SHELLEYS
Science fiction
Wasnt in high use till 1929
Porto scifi
Works that predate 1929 but have the character of science fic…
Science Fiction
Hard Science Fiction
Soft Science Fiction
Military Science Fiction
Invasion Lit
Scientific accuracy (physics, chem, etc) usually flat charact…
Social/moral issues of that time. Characters usually more rou…
Military language and tactics. Characters usually soldiers (T…
Any story based on alien invasion
Hard Science Fiction
Scientific accuracy (physics, chem, etc) usually flat charact…
Soft Science Fiction
Social/moral issues of that time. Characters usually more rou…
46 terms
science fiction
magician
magic
broom
imaginary
ساحر
سحر
مكنسة
خيالي
magician
ساحر
magic
سحر
13 terms
Science Fiction
science & fiction
what if?
moral, philosophical, technological, n…
space, possibility, affect, technology…
science fiction is a writing style which combines...
science fiction explores the question...
science fiction continually investigates _____, _____________…
Elements of Science Fiction:... time or _____... ___________ of the…
science & fiction
science fiction is a writing style which combines...
what if?
science fiction explores the question...
19 terms
Science Fiction
Christpher Poliny
Jewels Vern
Isaac Asimov
Karel Capek
Aregon
20,000 leagues under the scene
I robot
R.U.R.
Christpher Poliny
Aregon
Jewels Vern
20,000 leagues under the scene
21 terms
Science Fiction
True History
Jules Vern
H.G. Wells
theme 1
160 A.D. about a trip to the moon
First great specialist
Father of modern science fiction
censorship
True History
160 A.D. about a trip to the moon
Jules Vern
First great specialist
Science fiction
spaceship
astronaute
alien
space
vaisseau spatial
astronaut
extra terrestre
espace
spaceship
vaisseau spatial
astronaute
astronaut
6 terms
Science Fiction
Science Fiction
Advanced Science and Technology
Futuristic Setting
Complex Characters
Fiction in which scientific findings, capabilities, or specul…
Space travel, alien encounters, scientific experiments, futur…
Earth in the future, other planets, post-apocalyptic universe.
Humans, aliens, robots, other nonhuman life forms.
Science Fiction
Fiction in which scientific findings, capabilities, or specul…
Advanced Science and Technology
Space travel, alien encounters, scientific experiments, futur…
22 terms
Science Fiction
Issac Asimov
Karl Capek
C.S. Lewis
Jules Vern
I Robot
R.U.R
Chronicles of Narnia
Journey to the Center of the Earth
Issac Asimov
I Robot
Karl Capek
R.U.R
10 terms
Science Fiction
Hard Science Fiction
Soft/Social
Military
Invasion Lit
Science accuracy in areas of physics, astrophysics, and chemi…
Focus on social and moral issues, characters more rounded and…
Focus on military language and tactics, characters are usuall…
Based on alien invasion
Hard Science Fiction
Science accuracy in areas of physics, astrophysics, and chemi…
Soft/Social
Focus on social and moral issues, characters more rounded and…
Science Fiction
Science Fiction
Hard Science Fiction
Soft Science Fiction
Military
Is the literature of the human species encountering change. T…
Very accurate information on specific things, but the plot is…
Focuses on social and moral issues. Plot is more developed.
Focuses on military language and tactics. Characters are norm…
Science Fiction
Is the literature of the human species encountering change. T…
Hard Science Fiction
Very accurate information on specific things, but the plot is…
22 terms
Science fiction
Lution
Mary shelly
Jules Verne
Isaac Asmov
A trip to the moon
Frankenstein
20,000 leagues under the sea
I Robot
Lution
A trip to the moon
Mary shelly
Frankenstein
10 terms
Science Fiction
Hard SF
Soft/Social SF
Military SF
Apocalyptic SF
Scientific accuracy, especially in areas of physics, astrophy…
Focus on social and moral issues, often issues of that time.…
Focus on military language and tactics. Characters are usuall…
Focus on destruction of earth or humanity. Some could also be…
Hard SF
Scientific accuracy, especially in areas of physics, astrophy…
Soft/Social SF
Focus on social and moral issues, often issues of that time.…
18 terms
Science Fiction
Issac Azma
H.G Wells
Lucian
Christopher Polleeny
iRobot
The time machine
Imaginary trip to the moon thousands of years ago
Aragon
Issac Azma
iRobot
H.G Wells
The time machine
Science Fiction
hard sf
soft/social sf
military sf
invasion lit.
scientific accuracy
moral and social issues
focus on military language and tactics
any story based on alien invasion
hard sf
scientific accuracy
soft/social sf
moral and social issues
12 terms
Science & Fiction
Hybrid
Variation
DNA
Mutation
...
...
...
...
Hybrid
...
Variation
...
10 terms
science fiction
principle
elegant
equations
reluctant
a rule
fancy
a mathematical problem
unwilling
principle
a rule
elegant
fancy
6 terms
Science Fiction
Donald Duck
Baaa
Watchmen
The Birthmark
Author: Rosa Published: 1992
Author: Macaulay ... Published: 1985
Author: Moore ... Illustrator: Gibbons ... Published: 1986
Author: Nathaniel Hawthorne... Published: 1800
Donald Duck
Author: Rosa Published: 1992
Baaa
Author: Macaulay ... Published: 1985
28 terms
Science Fiction
Karel Capek
Isaac Asimov
C. S. Lewis
Lucien
R. U. R.
I Robot
Chronicles of Narnia, Silent Planet
Ship to the Moon, Greek
Karel Capek
R. U. R.
Isaac Asimov
I Robot
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