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Ancient Feudal Japan Asian History Life under the rule of the Shoguns Powerful Japanese warlord. Cut off from the outside world. Important protein source in Japanese diet. Samurai helmet with horns or frightening images. The city where the Emperor lived.
Unit 4-5 History of China and Japan Asian History Mongols could not fill all the positions in the ______ dynasty because many Mongols were illiterate. . A ____________ rules through military power. . _____ believed in most relationships one person is above the other. . the lives of many lower class people was changed when this dynasty allowed them to become government employees. . New faster growing ______ was introduced in China and lead to increased food production.
Japan and the Koreas Asian History Uniform; what Japan's ancestry is. Fixed total quantities, which limit the number of foreign-made goods sold in Japan. Affects Japan's seasons; are prevailing winds. Japan attacked this U.S. naval base during WWII on Dec.7,1941. Increase in number of atomic weapons around the world..
The Lightning Thief Books - Fantasy Complete the crossword puzzle by figuring out the clues. The safest place for all demigods to live and train. Half-human and half-goat. The daughter of Athena. The place where Zeus and all the Greek gods live and meet for court. . God of the sea, one of the Big Three gods.
Rome European History the period of peace and prosperity. supreme ruler. roman general and member of the first triumvirate. wealthy landowners. Italian ecclesiastic (pope).
1920'S History 1920'S IMPORTANT WORDS AND EVENTS a time of difficulties most commonly economically. . the place where all economic trades are done . the leader of the nazi party.. it happened in 1929 and started in the United States, and it started by the crash of the stock market, it affected everyone.. it is a book published by Adolf Hitler in 1925.
British Imperialism European History two wars in the mid-19th century involving British and Chinese/Manchu disputes over British trade in China and China's sovereignty.. second war, when the British and the Boers fought each other; led to the British control of South Africa and a mass genocide of the Boers in “refugee camps” where they were starved until the surrendered or died.. foreign affairs initially used to refer to the United States policy established in the late 19th century and the early 20th century; spearheaded by Secretary of State John Hay.. task, believed by white European colonizers, that they were to impose “superior” Western civilization on the “savage, heathen, inferior” black and Asian inhabitants of European colonies.. South African Dutch Afrikaner republic that discovered gold in the region in 1886 sparking the interest of the British in South Africa, which resulted in a gold rush and later the Boer Wars from 1899 - 1902..
Human Geography Society Use the clue provided to complete the puzzle. one who has been forced to leave their country in order to escape war, persecution, or natural disaster.. the uncontrolled expansion of urban areas.. when people migrate from place to place within their own countries. the process of improving the quality of life and economic well-being of people living in relatively isolated and sparsely populated areas. belonging to a group that share the same race, culture, language or religion.
The Hypothalamus Body Gland Champion of the Endocrine System _____-releasing hormone triggers production and release of thyroid hormones.. PRH and PIH hormones secreted by the hypothalamus prompt pituitary regarding breast milk production.. The hypothalamus produces both _____ and releasing hormones.. Hormones are referred to as _____ messengers.. It is located below this gland..
Pitch Music Read the clues and fill in the answers a melody heard at the same time as the main, primary melody. clearly tuned sounds (e.g. human singing voice). the pitch arrangement chosen by a composer, usually based on a scale or mode.. the relative highness and lowness of sounds. If a pitch sounds untuned (e.g. human speaking voice), it is known as ___________ pitch..
Poetry Literature and Writing 1914-1918. famous Australian poem. bushranger. big rock. place Australians fought in WWI.
Geographical Features Geology the solid surface of the earth that lies under the ocean.. a large mass of ice that moves slowly.. a large area of land covered with trees and plants, usually larger than a wood, or the trees and plants themselves.. a small area of the sea or other water in which there is a powerful, circular current of water that can pull objects down into its centre.. a wall built across a river that stops the river's flow and collects the water, especially to make a reservoir that provides water for an area..
Cells and Body Systems Body convert light and energy from the sun. storage bubbles found in cells. large mass of similar cells. smallest unit of life. self contained with vital function.
Basic Calculus Math A relation in which each value of x is paired with a unique value of y.. y time------- derivative. A function of the form y = abcx+b + e . Beware that mathematicians consider straight lines to be -----------. Result of differentiating the function and are used to find the slope of non-linear equations at a given point. .
Competitive Markets and Efficiency Business and Work information asymmetry leads to an economic outcome where wellbeing is not maxmised for one of the parties. not owned by a single entity, have no price in the market and can be consumed by all. rivalrous and excludable. a transaction in which one party has more access to information than the other. The volume of goods or services that can be purchased from a given income.
The Penn Relays Sports The goal is to leap over, or clear, a crossbar.. Common name for the number card a runner wears during a race.. The shortest and swiftest running event.. Which month do The Penn Relays take place?. A type of race in which the athlete must have one foot in contact with the ground at all times..
Invisible Man Books A widely held but fixed and oversimplified image or idea of a particular type of person or thing.. Character who gives a sermon in the beginning of the book.. The Brotherhood does not want the narrator to be this; A single human being as distinct from a group, class, or family.. Best selling product at the Liberty Paints Plant.. Name of the political organization the narrator joins..
Bud, Not Buddy Books - Childrens Literature the name of Bud's 'brother'. what bud did with the girl in the Hooverville. what the people of Hooverville ate for dinner. nervously moving about or twitching. the place where people wanted to go to find work.
Lymphatic System Body tissue grafts harvested from a different animal species. a systemic disease that ocurrs mainly in young women and affects the kidneys, heart, lungs and skin. example would be skin contact reaction with poison ivy. tissue transplanted from one site to another in the same person. severe inpairment of kidney function.
1984 By George Orwell Books - Science Fiction Complete the puzzle! Make impure by adding a foreign or inferior substance.. To produce something (especially a list, report, or book) by assembling information collected from other sources.. Take the place of (a person or thing previously in authority or use); supplant.. One of the four ministries, the quality or state of being true.. A forcefully reproachful protest..
Among the Barons Books a small house. fish eggs. impatient. someone who is a fool. decorative light fixture; very shiny.
DNA and RNA Science Mechanisms that are used by cells to increase or decrease the production of specific proteins. The copying of DNA that occurs before cells divide. A cell, or organism, that is genetically identical to another. An organism whose genetic material and DNA has been altered using genetic engineering techniques. The process of making proteins using RNA instructions and amino acids provided by tRNA. This occurs on the ribosome.
Science Science A copy of an object formed at the point where light rays actually meet. . The angle a ray bounces off makes a line perpendicular to a surface it strikes. . A mirror with a flat surface.. The point at which rays parallel to the axis of a mirror or lens meet or appear to meet. . An eye condition in which distant objects are blurry..
Buddhist Concepts Religion Term denoting ordinary, non-ordained Buddhists. Monastic college. Country with Therevada Buddhist tradition . Precepts. The Noble Eightfold Path.
Fuzzy Mud Books The 'Fuzzy Mud' cannot survive in these temperatures . This initial conflict between Tamaya and Marshall facing Chad demonstrates a corrupt relationship. Having a second chance in having relationships and rethinking the possibilities . Marshall brings this to Chad while he is in the hospital . SunRay Farm attempted to create this type of clean energy alternative to gasoline.
Science Science This organ stores white blood cells and allows them to mature.. Some white blood cells that were made in the bone marrow finish developing here.. This organ is like a tiny sack.. A fluid that is leaked out the cardiovascular system. . A organ found in the neck, groin, and armpit..
Important Words of India's Geography World Geography Had a huge public bath. Seasonal wind in India . Cities built according to design. Gave entire name to Indus River culture . Harappan people used this in a standard way.
From Macbeth Literature and Writing tending to cause of death or serious injury. the internal organs. of no danger to health. one that has supreme authority, autonomous, self government . the quality of being more noticeable than anything else.
Thyroid Body Medication to treat hypothyroidism. Medication that can cause hypothyroidism. Hyperthyroid complications caused by stressors. Enlargement of thyroid gland. Most common cause of hypothyroidism globally.
Fairy Tales Books - Childrens Literature This character commands death upon Snow White.. This character wanted to make Princess Belle his wife and didn't care if she liked him or not.. This character cast a spell on the baby in Sleeping Beauty.. This character had to become what to jump over the candlestick?. What is the name of Princess Jasmine's pet?.
Geography of Ancient Greece History a city that operates like a tiny independent country. Island just south of the Peloponnesus where the Greek civilization first began to develop. an area under the full or partial political control of another country. lands that are modern day Turkey, the cross road between Greece, Egypt and Mesopotamia. the western half of the Eurasia continent which features countries such as France, Germany, Italy and Spain.
Geography of India World Geography Match the terms with the hints provided below about the geography of India Everyone in the family is involved in producing a product to sell. You do it inside the home. A large island south of India that is its own country. A very close ally to India. India's biggest rival country. The Mountain Range that forms the border between India and China. Mt. Everest is here. .
Landscapes and Landforms World Geography When two tectonic plates are moving towards each other . A dry landscape. A large gap between two tectonic plates . A desert in the north of Australia . Our continents slowly drifting over time .
Clara Barton US History Where she died. Where she was born. her role in the Civil War. When she died. Her mom.
Abandoned Places Other Built by French aristocrats, and then used as a orphanage . A city in Germany that had a hospital that once held Hitler. Built in WWII to protect the river Thames. Asylum in New York. Railroad that went through Spain and France.
March Madness Sports For the basketball enthusiast #1 team in the Ivy conference. A shot which goes through the net without hitting the rim. The top school of the west located in Eastern WA. To hold the ball while running or walking. A wide curving cut, as opposed to a cut that is straight OR the shape of the cut on my .
Foundation & Excavation Business and Work Various terms used in foundations and excavations The process of water seemingly moving against gravity. Fill the void between the excavated earth and the basement slab. A typical method of finishing concrete slabs. A pyramid with the top cut off. Fill that has been worked to limit the settling.
Schizophrenia Mental Health Type of schizophrenia symptoms that are the presence of inappropriate behavior.. When a person appears to lack any emotion at all.. A type of psychosis that is caused by a head injury or illness affecting the brain.. One of the symptoms of psychosis; Mood disorder that causes feelings of sadness and loss of interest.. False beliefs; When a person cannot tell what is real from what is imagined..
Electricity & Magnets Physics outer shell of an atom. magnetite. every item is made up of these. magnet with an arrow that always points North. one path circuit.
The Five Pillars Of Islam Religion when a muslim fasts for a month (7 letters). fasting through the month of ramadan (4 letters). paying a charity to help the poor (5 letters). a place considered to muslims to be the holliest city of Islam (5 letters). the muslim profession of faith (8 letters).
Science Science Science study guide In physics, the number of crests of a wave that move past a given point in a given unit of time. The most common unit of _________ is the hertz (Hz), corresponding to one crest per second.. The resistance of any physical object to any change in its state of motion; this includes changes to its speed, direction, or state of rest.. Each of several hierarchical levels in an ecosystem, comprising organisms that share the same function in the food chain and the same nutritional relationship to the primary sources of energy.. In chemistry, the statement that when atoms combine to form molecules they generally each lose, gain, or share valence electrons until they attain or share eight; also called Lewis rule of eight. . An effect whereby a mass moving in a rotating system experiences a force acting perpendicular to the direction of motion and to the axis of rotation. On the earth, the effect tends to deflect moving objects to the right in the northern hemisphere and.
Urinary System Body formation of an abnormal passageway connecting the bladder to the vagina. hernia in which the bladder bulges through a weakness in the muscular wall of the vagina or rectum. complication that develops following an acute infection with streptococcal bacteria or with viruses. inflammation in the renal pelvis of the kidney. absence of urine production by the kidneys because of acute or chronic renal failure.
Bread Making Food _______ is a type of rich dough breads. Water act as a ______ agent for dough mixing.. Bran is composed of seven layers that cover and protect the _________. _____ is the tough, rubbery substance created when wheat flour is mixed with water.. ______ yeast is a mixture of yeast and starch.
Magna Carta European History a tall narrow building, either free-standing or forming part of a building such as a church or castle.. a member of the lowest order of the British nobility. it is not used as a form of address, and is usually being referred to as ‘Lord’. a place regarded in various religions as the abode of God and the angels, and of the good after death, often traditionally depicted as being above the sky.. Medieval Latin for 'the Great Charter of the Liberties. a charter of liberties to which the English barons forced King John to give his assent in June 1215 at Runnymede.
Left Behind Movies Trembled with fear. To lean, sway, or trip to one side while in motion. Free from wrong. Summoned by hand. A public notice, especially in print.
The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane Books vocabulary words from the story to act more important than others. deep sadness. the results of something. a choice. very painful.
Important Words of India's Geography World Geography Had a huge public bath. Seasonal wind in India . Cities built according to design. Gave its entire name to Indus River culture. Harappan people used something standard.
Fast Food Fun Food Milkshakes and hamburgers. Genius!. Drive in goodness.. Great chicken! But you cant get it on Sunday.. Here you can have Big Buford join you for lunch.. The home of the Golden Arches..
Blood Pressure Body physician. red fluid. RN. CVA. blood vessel become larger.
The Secret Garden Books - Childrens Literature A collection of strange animals. Smelling old and damp. There were many of these in the old house. Killed Mary's family. Mary acted very _________ with the servants at her house in India..
 
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