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28 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Pink words
Abstractions
Antithesis
Archetype
Epic
The act of considering something as a general quality or char…
A direct juxtaposition of structurally parallel words, phrase…
A pattern in literature that is found in a rarity of works fr…
A long narrative poem on a serious subject presented in an el…
Abstractions
The act of considering something as a general quality or char…
Antithesis
A direct juxtaposition of structurally parallel words, phrase…
10 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Classical Greece section 3
drama
tragedy
comedy
ideal
written work performed by actors
serious drama that presents the downfall of an important char…
humorous dramatic work that makes fun of politics, important…
perfected form
drama
written work performed by actors
tragedy
serious drama that presents the downfall of an important char…
116 termscreated on January 22, 2017
english midterm review
Hamlet talks to his father's ghost and…
The ghost disappears at dawn or when t…
The ghost reveals that he was killed b…
How are King Hamlet and Claudius relat…
revenge
crows
poured in his ear while he slept.
brothers
Hamlet talks to his father's ghost and…
revenge
The ghost disappears at dawn or when t…
crows
37 termscreated on January 22, 2017
English Midterm Review
characterization
direct
indirect
flat
traits
description
words, actions
no traits
characterization
traits
direct
description
36 termscreated on January 22, 2017
English Midterm
Realism
Figurative language
Personification
Simile
a concerted effort by an author to accurately and truthfully…
the techniques in which authors communicate ideas beyond the…
Giving non human entities human traits
Comparing two things using "like" or "as"
Realism
a concerted effort by an author to accurately and truthfully…
Figurative language
the techniques in which authors communicate ideas beyond the…
27 termscreated on January 22, 2017
The Tragedy of Macbeth Characters
Duncan
Malcolm
Donalbain
Macbeth
King of Scotland
Duncan's oldest son
Duncan's youngest son
Nobleman of Scotland
Duncan
King of Scotland
Malcolm
Duncan's oldest son
11 termscreated on January 22, 2017
culture quiz mythology facts
how many muses ... calliope... clio... erato... eu…
who owned a certain box and what was i…
who had to roll a rock up a steep hill…
who was condemned to hades what did he…
9... epic poetry... history... love poetry... lyric poetry... tragedy... song t…
pandora all the all the demons and hope
sisyphus it would roll back down
tantalus eternal hunger and thirst with water and food nearby…
how many muses ... calliope... clio... erato... eu…
9... epic poetry... history... love poetry... lyric poetry... tragedy... song t…
who owned a certain box and what was i…
pandora all the all the demons and hope
24 termscreated on January 22, 2017
ELA Midterm
4 Elements of a Short Story
Plot
Inteoductiom
Narrative Hook
Plot Setting Character Theme
Chain of events in a story
Introduces reader to setting basic situation and character
Question or statement that grabs the readers attention
4 Elements of a Short Story
Plot Setting Character Theme
Plot
Chain of events in a story
18 termscreated on January 22, 2017
US II Mid-Term review
Most progressives thought the governme…
What did progressives have strong fait…
WHAT DID THEY CALL THE CRUSADING JOURN…
What was the idea of the commission pl…
play a more active role in solving society's problems
science and expertise
muckrakers
cities should be run by people who had expertise in city serv…
Most progressives thought the governme…
play a more active role in solving society's problems
What did progressives have strong fait…
science and expertise
32 terms
created on January 22, 2017
APES- Chapter 10
Tragedy of the commons
Externality
maximum sustainable yield
Resource conservation ethic
The tendency of a shared, limited resource to become depleted…
The cost or benefit of a good or service that is not included…
MSY. The maximum amount of a renewable resource that can be h…
The belief that people should maximize use of resources, base…
Tragedy of the commons
The tendency of a shared, limited resource to become depleted…
Externality
The cost or benefit of a good or service that is not included…
24 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Important People: Greece, India, China, Japan
Homer
Darius the Great
Pheidippides
Xerxes
Greek- blind story teller
Persian- king who defeated rebels and vowed to destroy Athens…
Greek- brought news of Persian defeat so Athenians wouldn't g…
Persian- Darius the Great's son; defeated by the Greeks
Homer
Greek- blind story teller
Darius the Great
Persian- king who defeated rebels and vowed to destroy Athens…
14 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Greek Vocab
Hubris
Greek Tragedy
Tragic Hero
Dramatic Irony
N- Excessive pride or self-confidence
N-Form of theater from ancient greece. There are specifics to…
-A character with a fatal flaw - hamartia - typically this is…
A literary technique when the audience is aware of something…
Hubris
N- Excessive pride or self-confidence
Greek Tragedy
N-Form of theater from ancient greece. There are specifics to…
70 termscreated on January 22, 2017
APES Food Resources
Soil erosion and conservation Act
Windbreaks
Erosion
purse-seine
The legislation produced after the Dust Bowl to monitor engin…
Where rows of trees are planted between fields to prevent win…
The process of sediment moving from one location to another
A fishing technique in which a large net is placed around a s…
Soil erosion and conservation Act
The legislation produced after the Dust Bowl to monitor engin…
Windbreaks
Where rows of trees are planted between fields to prevent win…
30 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Antigone Questions
What did the Chorus do in the Greek th…
Greek theatre was invented during fest…
A tragedy tells the story of:
Who wrote Antigone?
all of the above
Dionysus
the downfall of a dignified, superior character
Sophocles
What did the Chorus do in the Greek th…
all of the above
Greek theatre was invented during fest…
Dionysus
12 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Literary Terms
Dramatic Irony
Foil
Allusion
Aside
Irony in which there is a difference between what a character…
a character who provides a contrast to another character
a reference to a well-known person, place, event, or work of…
a short speech delivered by an actor(can break 4th wall at ti…
Dramatic Irony
Irony in which there is a difference between what a character…
Foil
a character who provides a contrast to another character
28 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Chapter 11 Drama
tragedy
comedy
tragic hero
hubris
tragedy dramatizes the conflict between the vitality of the i…
comedy dramatizes the vitality of the laws of social life. th…
tragic heroes go beyond the standards to which reasonable peo…
overweening pride
tragedy
tragedy dramatizes the conflict between the vitality of the i…
comedy
comedy dramatizes the vitality of the laws of social life. th…
77 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Chem 123
Sustainability
Intergenerational equity
Manifest destiny
Tragedy of the commons
Avoidence of the depletion of natural resources in order to m…
Fairness to future generations
The United States was destined to expand from sea to shining…
Economic theory of a situation within a shared resource syste…
Sustainability
Avoidence of the depletion of natural resources in order to m…
Intergenerational equity
Fairness to future generations
24 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Drama
to do
(1) designed for theatre... (2) actors ta…
2500+ years ago, Ancient Greece
only experienced for theatre
Drama is Greek for
Drama is a literary to/that is (4)
origins
plays originally were
to do
Drama is Greek for
(1) designed for theatre... (2) actors ta…
Drama is a literary to/that is (4)
10 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Drama
Catharsis
Cue
Ensemble
Genre
The pruification or purgation of the emitions (such as pity f…
A signal either verbal or physical that indicates something e…
A of theatrical artist working together to create a theatrica…
In literary and dramatics studies genre refers to the main ty…
Catharsis
The pruification or purgation of the emitions (such as pity f…
Cue
A signal either verbal or physical that indicates something e…
48 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Theatre againnnn
Where did the public go to see Shakesp…
Who was the ruler during the beginning…
What are the three types of plays Shak…
What did Inigo Jones do for a living?
They went outside of London across the Thames river in public…
Henery VIII
Comedy (Taming of the shrew), History (King Henry the 4, 5, 6…
He was a major set designer
Where did the public go to see Shakesp…
They went outside of London across the Thames river in public…
Who was the ruler during the beginning…
Henery VIII
38 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Gifted English Midterm
Simile
Metaphor
Personification
Hyperbole
A comparison using "like" or "as"... Example: Juliet is as love…
A comparison that establishes a figurative identity between o…
A figure of speech in which the author presents or describes…
A figure of speech that uses exaggeration to express strong e…
Simile
A comparison using "like" or "as"... Example: Juliet is as love…
Metaphor
A comparison that establishes a figurative identity between o…
35 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Literary Terms English
Alliteration
Conflict
Resolution
Climax
Repetition of Initial
The problem the hero faces
Resolving/Fixing conflict
The height of action and the moment of conflict resolution
Alliteration
Repetition of Initial
Conflict
The problem the hero faces
22 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Beethoven and Haydn Test
What is Beethoven's full name?
When did Beethoven live?
What was Beethoven's nationality?
Beethoven is the bridge between which…
Ludwig Van Beethoven
1770-1827
German
The Classical Era and the Romantic Era
What is Beethoven's full name?
Ludwig Van Beethoven
When did Beethoven live?
1770-1827
38 termscreated on January 22, 2017
AP Lit Terms
adage
allusion
analogy
anaphora
a familiar proverb or wise saying
a reference to something literary, mythological, or historica…
a comparison of two different things that are similar in some…
the repetition of words or phrases at the beginning of consec…
adage
a familiar proverb or wise saying
allusion
a reference to something literary, mythological, or historica…
55 termscreated on January 22, 2017
The Renaissance and Reformation
Medicci
michelangelo
Leonardo da Vinci
Raphael
-wealthy family ... -patrons if art ... -wealthy bankers of leaders…
-Italian sculptor, poet, engineer, architect
-Italian Renaissance artist... -Mona lisa
-painter... -blend Christian and classical style
Medicci
-wealthy family ... -patrons if art ... -wealthy bankers of leaders…
michelangelo
-Italian sculptor, poet, engineer, architect
184 termscreated on January 22, 2017
History midterm review
Culture
Artifacts
Hominids
Paleolithic age
Peoples unique way of living
Human made objects such as tools and jewelry
Humans and other creatures that walk upright, such as Austral…
Lasted from about 2.5 million to 8000 b.c. Also know as the o…
Culture
Peoples unique way of living
Artifacts
Human made objects such as tools and jewelry
11 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Literature 7 Mid-Year Exam Concepts to Know
chain of being
epithet
explanation myth
fate/destiny vs. free will
dates back to Aristotle; states that a species could be arran…
an adjective or descriptive phrase expressing a quality chara…
A myth that explains why something in nature is the way it is.
Your fate (what is going to happen) is chosen for you (fate)…
chain of being
dates back to Aristotle; states that a species could be arran…
epithet
an adjective or descriptive phrase expressing a quality chara…
137 termscreated on January 22, 2017
History midterm review
Homo sapiens
hominid
Paleolithic Age
Neolithic Age
species name for Modern humans
humans and other creatures that walk upright
referred to as the "Old Stone Age" and lasted from about 2.5…
referred to as the "New Stone Age" began in 8000 B.C. and end…
Homo sapiens
species name for Modern humans
hominid
humans and other creatures that walk upright
8 termscreated on January 22, 2017
English stuff
Tragedy
Comic Relief
Allusion
Foil
A drama that ends in tragedy, most often in death- for the ma…
In tragedys. It's a funny scene, line or speech that relieves…
A reference that the audience know used outside the theatre
A characters personality who contrasts the other character in…
Tragedy
A drama that ends in tragedy, most often in death- for the ma…
Comic Relief
In tragedys. It's a funny scene, line or speech that relieves…
42 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Historiography- Mao's China
Antony Best, the GLF [2]
MacFarquhar, the GLF
Spence, irrigation projects
Antony Best, China's economy after Mao
"Began promisingly"... "One of the greatest human-made tragedies…
"failed with a vengeance"
"brought prosperity to China's previously infertile regions"
"still backward"
Antony Best, the GLF [2]
"Began promisingly"... "One of the greatest human-made tragedies…
MacFarquhar, the GLF
"failed with a vengeance"
28 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Global Midterm Review Chapter 6
characteristics of Greek Art
Parthenon
Doric/Ionic/Corinthian
characteristics of Greek sculptures
glorified human beings, symbolized pride in the city state, e…
finest example of Greek architecture, located on top of Athen…
three types of columns used in Greek architecture, difference…
first portrayed in stiff unnatural poses, later on sculpted i…
characteristics of Greek Art
glorified human beings, symbolized pride in the city state, e…
Parthenon
finest example of Greek architecture, located on top of Athen…
29 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Oedipus Test
1st type of tragedy
2nd type of tragedy
3rd type of tragedy
Catharsis
Time- must take place in 24 hours
place- must take place in one place
plot- one unified plot, no subplots every action is necessary
a cleansing of the emotions
1st type of tragedy
Time- must take place in 24 hours
2nd type of tragedy
place- must take place in one place
31 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Romeo and Juliet act 1 and prologue
Romeo vs. Tybalt is man vs. _____ conf…
Romeo and his friends were not recogni…
"A _______a________!! Why call for a s…
The play write?
Man
Masks
Crutch
Shakespeare
Romeo vs. Tybalt is man vs. _____ conf…
Man
Romeo and his friends were not recogni…
Masks
67 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Unit 5: AP THEME
L'économie
La météo
Le climat
La tragédie
Economy
Weather
Climate
Tragedy
L'économie
Economy
La météo
Weather
35 termscreated on January 22, 2017
English Midyear
Naturalism (1870-1900)
Naturalists believed:
Core characteristics of naturalism
Authors of naturalism
Emphasis on how instinct and environment affect human behavio…
the fate of humans is determined by forces beyond their control
the use of setting, theme, irony, conflict, and pessimistic t…
Jack London... Stephen Crane... Frank Norris... Edith Wharton
Naturalism (1870-1900)
Emphasis on how instinct and environment affect human behavio…
Naturalists believed:
the fate of humans is determined by forces beyond their control
47 terms
created on January 22, 2017
Chapter 6 Greece Slater
peninsula
epic
acropolis
city-State
land surrounded by water on three sides
a long poem that tells a story
a high, rocky hill where early people built cities
A city with its own traditions and its own government and law…
peninsula
land surrounded by water on three sides
epic
a long poem that tells a story
22 termscreated on January 22, 2017
English midterms #2
Simile
Metaphor
Imagery
Symbol
Comparison of two unlike things using like or as
Two unlike things been compared without using like or as
Words or phrases a writer selects to create a certain picture…
Concrete image used to represent or convey abstract idea
Simile
Comparison of two unlike things using like or as
Metaphor
Two unlike things been compared without using like or as
7 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Greek Literary Terms: Oedipus Rex Test
Anagnorisis
Catastrophe
Catharsis
Dramatic Irony
the startling discovery that produces a change from ignorance…
the final action that completes the unraveling of the plot in…
the purification or purgation of the emotions primarily throu…
a literary device by which the audience's or reader's underst…
Anagnorisis
the startling discovery that produces a change from ignorance…
Catastrophe
the final action that completes the unraveling of the plot in…
32 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Western Civ Midterm
Alexander the Great
Aristotle
Euclid
Hippocrates
...
...
...
...
Alexander the Great
...
Aristotle
...
23 termscreated on January 22, 2017
ENG- Tragedy
Universal Themes & Archetypal Motifs
Aspects of Tragedy
Verisimilitude
The Tragic Emotions
-Search for self... -Loss of innocence... -Self-sacrifice... -Need for…
-Serious and complete... -Involves a reversal of situations... -Inv…
-True to life; the audience can relate to the charater
-Pity... -Awe... -Terror
Universal Themes & Archetypal Motifs
-Search for self... -Loss of innocence... -Self-sacrifice... -Need for…
Aspects of Tragedy
-Serious and complete... -Involves a reversal of situations... -Inv…
28 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Ancient Greece Test
Name one work written by Homer?
What is at the center of a poleis?
What is the time period known for the…
The Olympic Games took place at this G…
The Iliad
Agora
Archaic Greece
Olympia
Name one work written by Homer?
The Iliad
What is at the center of a poleis?
Agora
33 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Environmental Science for AP Chapter 10
Tragedy of the Commons
Externality
Maximum sustainable yield
Resource conservation ethic
The tendency of a shared limited resources to become depleted
A cost or benefit of a good or service that is not included i…
(MSY) The maximum amount harvestable that does not Compromise…
People should maximize resource use based on the greatest good
Tragedy of the Commons
The tendency of a shared limited resources to become depleted
Externality
A cost or benefit of a good or service that is not included i…
72 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Spanish 3 Vocab Review
el baile
la danza
la banda
las bellas artes
dance
dance
band
(fine) arts
el baile
dance
la danza
dance
63 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Theater Appreciation Midterm
art
theatre
True
theater
comes from an artists intention to create something that upli…
a system of relationships among theater artists, the action o…
True or False if you change one of these the action of the pl…
_________________is people making art out of themselves
art
comes from an artists intention to create something that upli…
theatre
a system of relationships among theater artists, the action o…
49 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Macbeth Act 1
injured captain
witches
macbeth
macbeth
gives news of battle to duncan
set the story with a dark creepy vibe
thane of glamis
thane of cawdor
injured captain
gives news of battle to duncan
witches
set the story with a dark creepy vibe
24 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Humanities Lit 2
Petrarchan
Shakespearean
Couple
Ballad
2 groups, 8 and 6, octave and sestet
3 groups of 4, quatrains and couplets
2 line stanza, end rhymes, heroic couplet- iambic pentameter,…
earliest poems, simple lines, 15th century, story in a song
Petrarchan
2 groups, 8 and 6, octave and sestet
Shakespearean
3 groups of 4, quatrains and couplets
39 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Literature 7 Mid-Term Mythological Characters
Aeneas
Arachne
Ares / Mars
Artemis / Diana
A Trojan hero, the son of the prince Anchises and the goddess…
...
God of war... Symbol: Sword, shield, dogs, vultures
Goddess of moon and hunting, patroness of maidens... Symbol: Cre…
Aeneas
A Trojan hero, the son of the prince Anchises and the goddess…
Arachne
...
23 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Literary terms
Antagonist
Foil
Dynamic character
Static character
And opponent in the way of the protagonist example victim enemy
A character that shows qualities a contrast with another char…
A character that undergoes change within the story
A character that doesn't go undergo change within a story
Antagonist
And opponent in the way of the protagonist example victim enemy
Foil
A character that shows qualities a contrast with another char…
12 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Shakespeare
Tragedy
Tragic hero
How do R&J fir the traits of a tragic…
Who did Shakespeare write his plays fo…
-A drama or literary work in which the main character is brou…
The protagonist who is overcome by some superior force or cir…
...
For the common man- quite vulgar... They were widely popular
Tragedy
-A drama or literary work in which the main character is brou…
Tragic hero
The protagonist who is overcome by some superior force or cir…
47 termscreated on January 22, 2017
econ #1
tolled freeway that is still used freq…
a cable television broadcast of a movi…
a cheeseburger is
private goods are both
private good
excludable and not rival in consumption
excludable and rival in consumption
excludable and rival in consumption
tolled freeway that is still used freq…
private good
a cable television broadcast of a movi…
excludable and not rival in consumption
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