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HPC Quiz Bowl Literature #1
Hamlet
Oedipus Rex
Macbeth
Moby Dick
Shakespeare... 1601 (drama)
Sophocles... 430 BC (drama)
Shakespeare... 1606 (drama)
Herman Melville... 1851 (novel)
Hamlet
Shakespeare... 1601 (drama)
Oedipus Rex
Sophocles... 430 BC (drama)
120 termscreated on December 9, 2016
HPC Quiz Bowl Literature
Hamlet
Oedipus Rex
Macbeth
Moby Dick
Shakespeare... 1601 (drama)
Sophocles... 430 BC (drama)
Shakespeare... 1606 (drama)
Herman Melville... 1851 (novel)
Hamlet
Shakespeare... 1601 (drama)
Oedipus Rex
Sophocles... 430 BC (drama)
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People of MS/MS Studies (Studying For Exam) Part 1
Mark Twain
Newton Knight
Emmett Till
James Meredith
Wrote Tom Sawyer
led group of citizens in Jones County to secede from MS.
African-American teenager who was lynched in Mississippi at t…
1st African American student admitted to University of Miss.…
Mark Twain
Wrote Tom Sawyer
Newton Knight
led group of citizens in Jones County to secede from MS.
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Tom Sawyer #16-30
disconcerted
effeminate
edifice
exaltation
disturbed
having traits that are traditionally considered as feminine
a building, especially one of large size or imposing appearance
the act of praising or exalting
disconcerted
disturbed
effeminate
having traits that are traditionally considered as feminine
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First Semester Honors English II Exam
a wealthy, elderly gentleman who spend…
hesters husband in disguise. He was ca…
lover with hester and the father of Pe…
wearer of the scarlet letter. had an a…
Gov. Bellingham
Roger Chillingworth
Dimmesdale
Hester
a wealthy, elderly gentleman who spend…
Gov. Bellingham
hesters husband in disguise. He was ca…
Roger Chillingworth
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Humanities Semester Exam: Who's who
Harriet Tubman
Harriet Beecher Stowe
Abraham Lincoln
Jefferson Davis
American abolitionist. Born a slave on a Maryland plantation,…
Author of Uncle Tom's Cabin
16th President of the United States
President of the Confederacy
Harriet Tubman
American abolitionist. Born a slave on a Maryland plantation,…
Harriet Beecher Stowe
Author of Uncle Tom's Cabin
32 termscreated on December 9, 2016
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn is…
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn is…
Where does the setting of the novel be…
Who is the narrator of the story?
Tom Sawyer
It is commonly known as one of the "Greatest American Novel".
It first takes place in St. Petersburg, Missouri near the Mis…
The story is told in 1st person by the narrator Huckleberry F…
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn is…
Tom Sawyer
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn is…
It is commonly known as one of the "Greatest American Novel".
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Words I Don't Know Well
peculiar institution
Bull Run
popular sovereignty
fugitive slave law
the system of black slavery in the southern states of the US.
The First Battle of Bull Run, also known as Battle of First M…
Popular sovereignty or the sovereignty of the people's rule,…
The Fugitive Slave Law or Fugitive Slave Act was passed by th…
peculiar institution
the system of black slavery in the southern states of the US.
Bull Run
The First Battle of Bull Run, also known as Battle of First M…
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American Lit. Study Guide-AUTHORS
William Bradford
Anne Bradstreet
William Cullen Bryant
Emily Dickinson
A Pilgrim, the second governor of the Plymouth colony, 1621-1…
Was an English-American writer. She was the first notable Ame…
Turned to nature as a reflection of the human spirit and the…
19th century female poet; major themes: flowers/gardens, the…
William Bradford
A Pilgrim, the second governor of the Plymouth colony, 1621-1…
Anne Bradstreet
Was an English-American writer. She was the first notable Ame…
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Prentice Hall Social Studies history of our nation chapter 18 vocabulary sentences
patent
Thomas Edison
Alexander Graham Bell
Henry Ford
During 1897, the government issued more_________________ or a…
At ______________________ factory, he invented the light bulb.
___________________ worked for years inventing the telephone.
__________________ made the automobile.
patent
During 1897, the government issued more_________________ or a…
Thomas Edison
At ______________________ factory, he invented the light bulb.
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American Literature
Success is Counted Sweetest
A Raisin in the Sun
Blue Highways
Nature
Dickinson
Hansberry
Heat-Moon
Emerson
Success is Counted Sweetest
Dickinson
A Raisin in the Sun
Hansberry
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Willie Morris
What is Willie Morris' real name?
Where and when was he born?
What generational Mississippian is he?
How old was he when he moved to Yazoo…
William Weaks Morris
Jackson, MS on November 29,1934
6th
6 months
What is Willie Morris' real name?
William Weaks Morris
Where and when was he born?
Jackson, MS on November 29,1934
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tom sawyer 11-24
apprehension
chronic
frivolous
notoriety
worry
permanent, long term
not serious
fame
apprehension
worry
chronic
permanent, long term
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Tom Sawyer 38-50 Nederlands
perplexed
pervading
plausible
precarious
stomverbaasd
doordrigend
geloofwaardig
lastig
perplexed
stomverbaasd
pervading
doordrigend
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Tom Sawyer 38-54 Engels
perplexed
pervading
plausible
precarious
puzzled
present throughout
believable
dangerously lacking in security or stability
perplexed
puzzled
pervading
present throughout
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Tom Sawyer Spelling and Vocabulary December 12-16
wane
lethargy
smite
gilded
(v) - to decrease gradually in strength, intensity, etc.
(n)- the quality or state of being drowsy
(v) - to strike or hit hard
(adj)- having a showy or pleasing appearance
wane
(v) - to decrease gradually in strength, intensity, etc.
lethargy
(n)- the quality or state of being drowsy
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Tom Sawyer Ch.11-15
play hooky
electrified
ghastly
antic
skip school
(v) suddenly excited
horrible or shocking
a playful act
play hooky
skip school
electrified
(v) suddenly excited
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S1 Honors English Exam Review
Adventures of Tom Sawyer
The Old Man and the Sea
The Lady and the Tiger
Araby
Mark Twain
Ernest Hemingway
Frank R. Stockton
James Joyce
Adventures of Tom Sawyer
Mark Twain
The Old Man and the Sea
Ernest Hemingway
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Tom Sawyer Characters
Tom Sawyer
Aunt Polly
Sid
Becky Thatcher
The main character of the story; a boy of about 12.
Tom Sawyer's aunt and guardian.
Tom's half brother.
Tom's on-agian, off-again girlfriend.
Tom Sawyer
The main character of the story; a boy of about 12.
Aunt Polly
Tom Sawyer's aunt and guardian.
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Huckleberry Finn
1
2
3
4
Huck lives in St. Petersburg with the Widow Douglas
Tom Sawyers gang pretends to be robbers and kidnappers
Huck is Kidnapped by pap
Huck slaughters a hog and fakes a crime scene.
1
Huck lives in St. Petersburg with the Widow Douglas
2
Tom Sawyers gang pretends to be robbers and kidnappers
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Classic Words (authors and titles)
Robinson Crusoe
Frankenstein
The Wind in the WIllows
Hamlet
Daniel Defoe
Mary Shelley
Kenneth Grahame
William Shakespeare
Robinson Crusoe
Daniel Defoe
Frankenstein
Mary Shelley
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The Adventures of Tom Sawyer: Chapters 1-6
reposeful
disconcert
wend
guile
of a kind to induce ease and relaxation.
disturb the composure of; unsettle.
go in a specified direction, typically slowly or by an indire…
sly or cunning intelligence.
reposeful
of a kind to induce ease and relaxation.
disconcert
disturb the composure of; unsettle.
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Tom Sawyer Vocab. 26-30
Sepulchral
Infernal
Auspices
Palpable
Of or relating to a tomb or interment; gloomy or dismal.
Of, relating to, or characteristic of hell or underworld.
A divine or prophetic token.
To be able to be touched or felt.
Sepulchral
Of or relating to a tomb or interment; gloomy or dismal.
Infernal
Of, relating to, or characteristic of hell or underworld.
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History of Rock and Roll Final
Segn bel-Alwan (Prison of Colors)
Pray
Sout al-Hurriyya (The Voice of Freedom)
Al-Sour (The Wall)
Ramy Essam (2016)
Massive Scar Era (2012)
Cairokee (2011)
Youssra el-Hawary (2011)
Segn bel-Alwan (Prison of Colors)
Ramy Essam (2016)
Pray
Massive Scar Era (2012)
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Tom Sawyer
Why do you think the river was so impo…
What lead to the decline of its import…
What were steamboats used for in the 1…
List at least two disadvantages of ste…
The river was so important in a growing nation because the hi…
The Mississippi's importance declined through the 1800s. When…
Steamboats were used to travel up streams in the 1800s.
Two disadvantages of the steamboat was that they are expensiv…
Why do you think the river was so impo…
The river was so important in a growing nation because the hi…
What lead to the decline of its import…
The Mississippi's importance declined through the 1800s. When…
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Tom Saywer Quotes for exam
"I never did see the beat of that boy!…
"She talks awdul, but talk dont hurt-a…
"Oh Joe, your an angel! I'll bless you…
"The pipe dropped from the fingers of…
Aunt Polly
Tom Sawyer
Muff pottee
About huck finn
"I never did see the beat of that boy!…
Aunt Polly
"She talks awdul, but talk dont hurt-a…
Tom Sawyer
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Final Study List 1980s
Rise Above
Tom Sawyer
The Message
Billie Jean
Black Flag 1981
Rush 1981
Grandmaster Flash And The Furious Five 1982
Michael Jackson 1982
Rise Above
Black Flag 1981
Tom Sawyer
Rush 1981
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Huck Finn character identifications
Duke
King
King
King
He went into town and made fliers
He went into town and convinced people to support pirates/ Ch…
He dressed in all black to look respectable in front of the W…
He decided to stick around to sell the home of the Wilkes
Duke
He went into town and made fliers
King
He went into town and convinced people to support pirates/ Ch…
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Tom Sawyer Vocabulary Test 12/8/16
Episodic Novel
August
Cliche
Subsidence
A novel made up of a succession of loosely connected incident…
Respected and impressive
A familiar word or phrase that is used so often that it is no…
To become quiet, less active, or less violent
Episodic Novel
A novel made up of a succession of loosely connected incident…
August
Respected and impressive
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Vocabulary for Tom Sawyer #'s 1-15
switch
guile
endowed
vexed
noun; a slender flexible rod, stick, or twig, especially one…
noun; sly or cunning intelligence, secretive, fraud
verb; furnishing with a quality or talent
verb; to annoy or frustrate one with persistence and to irrit…
switch
noun; a slender flexible rod, stick, or twig, especially one…
guile
noun; sly or cunning intelligence, secretive, fraud
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Tom Sawyer Vocab. Set 2 (Context Question: According to Tom Sawyer Book, these might be what they are).
Vicinity
Reconciliation
Drowsy
Sheepishly
Surroundings
The restoration of friendly relations, appeasement
Sleepy, exhausted
(Of a person or expression ) showing embarrassment from shame…
Vicinity
Surroundings
Reconciliation
The restoration of friendly relations, appeasement
15 termscreated on December 8, 2016
Vocabulary for Tom Sawyer #'s 1-15
switch
guile
endowed
vexed
noun; a slender flexible rod, stick, or twig, especially one…
noun; sly or cunning intelligence
verb; provide with a quality, ability, or asset
verb; to annoy or frustrate one with persistence
switch
noun; a slender flexible rod, stick, or twig, especially one…
guile
noun; sly or cunning intelligence
15 termscreated on December 8, 2016
Tom Sawyer Vocabulary #1-15
switch
guile
endowed
vexed
long flexible piece of wood, like a branch, used for punishment
sly or cunning intelligence
provide with a quality, ability, or asset
annoyed, frustrated, or worried
switch
long flexible piece of wood, like a branch, used for punishment
guile
sly or cunning intelligence
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Tom Sawyer Vocab
provisions
edification
mend
compact
providing or supplying something for use
instruction or improvement of a person morally or intellectua…
repair
closely and neatly packed together
provisions
providing or supplying something for use
edification
instruction or improvement of a person morally or intellectua…
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Tom Sawyer Flashcard
Mother died
Who is Sid
His shirt collar was a different color
He was bragging about how rich he was…
Why is Aunt Polly Taking care of Tom?
Toms stepbrotherWho is Sid?
How does Aunt Polly discover that Tom went swimming
Why is Tom irritated by the new boy
Mother died
Why is Aunt Polly Taking care of Tom?
Who is Sid
Toms stepbrotherWho is Sid?
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Bitto English Midterm
Literary genre
setting
point of view
why choose Huck as the narrator
both a bildungsroman, or coming of age novel, and a picaresqu…
time: 1830s/1840s; early 19th century/pre Civil War ... place: S…
1st person/Huck Finn
1. He is lower class and a young boy so more people can read…
Literary genre
both a bildungsroman, or coming of age novel, and a picaresqu…
setting
time: 1830s/1840s; early 19th century/pre Civil War ... place: S…
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Realism Quizlet
In Kindred, what is the obsession Rufu…
In Kindred, what is the significance o…
In Kindred, what caused Dana to commit…
What is Rufus's biggest fear?
Controlling Alice and Dana
Dana is a black woman, and having a white male on her side he…
The broken understanding of time period differences by Rufus.
Dana and Alice leaving him.
In Kindred, what is the obsession Rufu…
Controlling Alice and Dana
In Kindred, what is the significance o…
Dana is a black woman, and having a white male on her side he…
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Period 6 Vocabulary
Seward's Ice Box
Alaska
Transcontinental Railroad
Central Pacific Railroad
The name given to Alaska when it was purchased from Russia fo…
The last frontier of the North American continent. It was pur…
Completed in 1869 at Promontory, Utah, it linked the eastern…
Started in California, and pushed eastward; eventually connec…
Seward's Ice Box
The name given to Alaska when it was purchased from Russia fo…
Alaska
The last frontier of the North American continent. It was pur…
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Tom Sawyer Ch. 14-35 Study Guide
Why were the runaway boys happy their…
How did the boys begin to feel in the…
Who were the people in the ferry boat…
How did Tom and Huck respond to Joe's…
It meant they were really freed from civilization
Homesick
Tom, Huck, and Joe
made him feel like he was a chicken
Why were the runaway boys happy their…
It meant they were really freed from civilization
How did the boys begin to feel in the…
Homesick
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Tom Sawyer Vocab. Chap. 21-26
feebleness
conspired
ample
edifiction
physical or mental weakness
worked together for no good
more then enough
enlightenment; learning
feebleness
physical or mental weakness
conspired
worked together for no good
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Tom Sawyer Chap. 16-20
frolic
roused
sullenly
novices
lighthearted play
caused to become active; weakened
in a bad-tempered or sulky manner
beginners
frolic
lighthearted play
roused
caused to become active; weakened
19 termscreated on December 8, 2016
Tom Sawyer Chap. 16-20
Frolic
roused
sullenly
novices
lighthearted play
caused to become active; awakened
in a bad-tempered or sulky manner
beginners
Frolic
lighthearted play
roused
caused to become active; awakened
25 termscreated on December 8, 2016
Realism
Whips
Satire
Sarah Williams
The dead snake
This symbolized the white mans power and capicity for violence.
When the Grangerfords and Shepardsons fight and they do not k…
The "girl" who wanted to know what was going on in the town i…
The animal Huck used to play a hurtful joke on Jim
Whips
This symbolized the white mans power and capicity for violence.
Satire
When the Grangerfords and Shepardsons fight and they do not k…
31 termscreated on December 8, 2016
APUSH
California gold rush begins
"Concentration" policy
Comstock Lode silver deposits discover…
Colorado gold rush launches western mi…
1848-1849
1851
1858
1859
California gold rush begins
1848-1849
"Concentration" policy
1851
45 terms
created on December 8, 2016
AP US Period 6 (1865-1898)
Seward's Ice Box
Alaska
Transcontinental Railroad
Central Pacific Railroad
The name given to Alaska when it was purchased from Russia fo…
The last frontier of the North American continent. It was pur…
Completed in 1869 at Promontory, Utah, it linked the eastern…
Started in California, and pushed eastward; eventually connec…
Seward's Ice Box
The name given to Alaska when it was purchased from Russia fo…
Alaska
The last frontier of the North American continent. It was pur…
24 termscreated on December 8, 2016
Tom Sawyer Vocabulary
Guile
Coax
Sagacity
Furtive
sly or cunning intelligence
persuade (someone) gradually or by flattery to do something
keen in sense perception
attempting to avoid notice or attention, typically because of…
Guile
sly or cunning intelligence
Coax
persuade (someone) gradually or by flattery to do something
30 termscreated on December 7, 2016
IndustrialAgeStudy
Corruption in Industrial Age
Drake
Sholls
Bell
a. Graft, harsh labor, unfair treatment of workers, political…
Drilling for oil
Invented the typewriter
invented the telephone
Corruption in Industrial Age
a. Graft, harsh labor, unfair treatment of workers, political…
Drake
Drilling for oil
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Huck Finn Eng III Acc
Judge Thatcher
widow douglas
miss watson
the duke
judge in charge of safeguarding the money Tom and Huck found…
adopt huck ... more gentle and patient... huck fears of displeasing…
adopt huck... severe and harsh
con man... duke of bridgewater... "David Gerrick"
Judge Thatcher
judge in charge of safeguarding the money Tom and Huck found…
widow douglas
adopt huck ... more gentle and patient... huck fears of displeasing…
37 termscreated on December 7, 2016
HUCK FINN THE WORST BOOK EVER
Huck
Duke and king
Sid
Sherburn
Main character that goes through moral development that leads…
men that Huck met when he was travelling with Jim and he save…
who Tom sawyer pretends to be when he comes to his Aunt Sally…
a Colonel who shoots Boggs because he was disturbing the town…
Huck
Main character that goes through moral development that leads…
Duke and king
men that Huck met when he was travelling with Jim and he save…
10 termscreated on December 7, 2016
Lang/Lit People Quiz #2
Jonathan Swift
Edgar Allan Poe
Louisa May Alcott
Mark Twain
Irish writer; criticized society in the children's story Gull…
American poet and short story writer; famous for his "single…
American novelist; wrote autobiographic novel such as Little…
American riverboat pilot, journalist, and novelist; wrote hum…
Jonathan Swift
Irish writer; criticized society in the children's story Gull…
Edgar Allan Poe
American poet and short story writer; famous for his "single…
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