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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.
Feudal Japan Asian History person exempt from the legal jurisdiction of the country in which they reside. fear or dislike of strangers or foreigners . shipwrecked person. sudden governmental overthrow by persons in authority. Chinese and Japanese school of Mahayana Buddhism.
Mix and Flow of Matter Recreation Removing water from a substance. mixture that only has 1 property. Mr. Lyons' favourite student. Contains only 1 type of particle . Thickness of a lquid.
Energy Physics Complete the crossword. An object’s position above Earth’s surface.. Produced by the vibration of electrical charges/energy waves.. A resource that forms at a rate that is much slower than the rate at which it is consumed.. The resistance that one surface or object encounters when moving over another.. A natural fuel formed in the geological past from the remains of living organisms..
Autism History This includes a wide range or spectrum of symptoms, skills, and levels of disability.. A condition marked by developmental delay in social skills, language, and behavior which is often present in children with varying degrees of severity.. a relationship between two things or situations, especially where one thing affects the other. But in this case a friend.. Repetition of words, phrases, intonation or sounds of the speech of others. Any spoken language, vocalizations, gestures or other means by which a person is able to communicate..
Bertha von Suttner Literature and Writing What was the name of her husband?. Lay Down Your Arms is a ... Bertha wrote. Which country was she living in?. What was she working for . She warned about....
Atomic Physics Physics the number of units of (h/2π) for angular momentum. he proposed that atoms do not absorb or emit light continuously, but do so in a little chunk he called quanta (QUANTUM. in the infrared region (nn to n = 3). an instrument used to detect radiation outside the visible spectrum.. answered all the questions about the photoelectric effect..
Top 10 Mayan Gods History The god of Rain and Thunder.. Associated with fertility and childbirth, disappeared when sunlight came out.. Four gods thought to be brothers.. The Goddess of suicide.. God of Earthquakes and death..
New Republic and Expansion US History This General fought the Native Americans down South. Giving government offices for political influences. President Washington's closest advisors. This political party bases their economy on farming. The U.S failed to conquer this country.
Black History Month US History Use the hints to fill in the blanks on these important BHM words! the state of being equal, especially in status, rights, and opportunities. the action of leading a group of people or an organization. the beliefs, customs, arts, etc., of a particular society, group, place, or time. the rights of citizens to political and social freedom and equality. a feeling of expectation and desire for a certain thing to happen.
Facts About India World Geography Heavy rainfull . Currency . This person helped India gain independence . National Symbol of India . Longest river .
Spanish Speaking Countries NONE This country is the country of fiestas because hundreds of fiestas take place here throughout the year. Some of the fiestas are, 'San Fermin' (people are chased by bulls) and 'La Tomatina' (people throw overripe tomatoes). The people of this country are often called 'ticos', in their everyday speech they use the phrase 'pura vida', meaning pure life, to greet someone or to show appreciation towards something. . The national symbol is the Quetzal (a bird) and their money is called Quetzales. They are one of the poorest countries in Latin America. The 5 stars on this country's flag represent the 5 countries of Central America. This country is the center star because it touches all of the other 4 countries.. The current president, Evo Morales, is the first indigenous president in this country. Poverty and inequality have been reduced since he was elected..
Black Ships Before Troy Books - Childrens Literature Former husband of Helen. She offered Paris the most beautiful woman in the world. King of Troy. River in which Achilles was dipped in. Son of Priam.
25 Literary Terms Literature and Writing Complete crossword puzzle a widely held but fixed and oversimplified image or idea of a particular type of person or thing. a particular form of a language that is peculiar to a specific region or social group . a category of artistic composition, as in music or literature, characterized by similarities in form, style, or subject matter. the fact of two things being seen or placed close together with contrasting effect. an idea or feeling that a word invokes in addition to its literal or primary meaning..
Great Expectations Books - Classics Pip heads to London to become. Pip’s true love. Marries Estella. Century of story. What Pip does when he leaves Joe to go to London.
The 1920's US History FDR'S plan to bring back jobs . Builds National Parks. Newspaper exaggerate events and blow them out of proportion. The fright of communism. Puts Germany in depression Hurts the rest of the world.
Genetics Body study of heredity. a specific characteristic of an individual . one of a number of different forms of a gene. two different alleles for a particular gene. used to predict probable combinations of alleles.
All About Finance Math Solve the crossword. To spend an amount greater than the balance of an account.. To subtract money from a total.. Money removed from a savings or checking account.. Money placed into a checking or savings account at a bank.. An amount of money subtracted from a bank account balance..
Animal Genetics Animals the region of a chromosome to which the microtubules of the spindle attach, via the kinetochore, during cell division.. one of a pair of genes that occupy the same location on homologous chromosomes and affect the same trait in animals. eject semen from the body at the moment of sexual climax.. the material of which the chromosomes of organisms other than bacteria (i.e., eukaryotes) are composed. It consists of protein, RNA, and DNA.. containing two complete sets of chromosomes, one from each parent..
Muscular System Body Use Your Vocabulary Terms to Complete the Puzzle Acute infection caused by the tetanus bacterium- lockjaw. Motor neuron and all the muscle fibers it innervates. Sudden, violent, involuntary contraction of a muscle or group of muscles. Structural and functional unit of a myofibril. An overstretching or overexertion of some muscles.
Queens European History Idiom: For a very long, indefinite amount of time; forever.. The special chair used by a ruler, especially a king or queen.. To control or be the person in charge of something such as a country.. Idiom: To create dreams, hopes, or plans that are impossible, unrealistic, or have very little chance of succeeding.. A country ruled by a king or queen..
Government and Opposition 1914-1924 European History Chancellor of Wiemar Government February 1919 (surname). Leader of big business (surname). Short for Communist International. Chancellor of Wiemar Government August 1923-November 1923 (surname). Leader of USPD in 1918 (surname).
Chapter 1: Introduction to Cognitive Psychology Society Complete the crossword puzzle below. Study of psychology that believes that human behavior can be understood based on how people think. Probability of some result from a statistical test occurring by chance. Method that involves observing subjects unaltered behavior in his normal environment . Specific, testable prediction about what you expect to happen in your study. School of Psychology that is concerned with understanding the elements of the mind through its components.
Russian geography War History Complete the crossword below are a mountain range that runs approximately from north to south through western Russia, from the coast of the Arctic Ocean to the Ural River and northwestern Kazakhstan.. is a rift lake in Russia, located in southern Siberia, between Irkutsk Oblast to the northwest and the Buryat Republic to the. a vast Russian province encompassing most of Northern Asia, with terrain spanning tundra, coniferous forest and mountain ranges including the Ural, Altai and Verkhoyansk.. Europe's largest river in terms of discharge and watershed. The river flows through central Russia and into the Caspian Sea, . theatre of conflict between the European Axis powers and co-belligerent Finland against the Soviet Union, Poland and other Allies, which encompassed Northern, Southern and Central and Eastern Europe from 22 June 1941 to 9 May 1945..
Skeletal System Body Most plentiful mineral in bones. Disease that causes bone tissue to become thin. Where two or more bones connect. Connective tissue found in the nose and ear. Joint found in the skull.
Digestive System Body Please complete the crossword puzzle below. Secretes insulin and glucagon. The act of chewing. This part of the digestive tract is susceptible to infection due to fecal material entering, but not being able to drain out. Secretes heparin. This phase of digestion occurs when food is taken into the body via the mouth.
Energy Physics the energy carried by light . states that energy is never created or destroyed . the energy stored in an object because of its position . carried by the electric current that comes out of batteries and electrical outlets . new renewable or inexhaustible energy sources .
Visual Arts and Line Asian History horizontal, vertical, diagonal, curving, perpendicular, oblique, parallel. sharp, blurry, fuzzy, choppy. artist shows visual organization of elements and principles of art that may or may not show objects or recognizable images. beautiful writing. sharp jagged graceful smooth.
Geologic History of Earth Entertainment a fossil that forms when the impression of an organism fills with sediments. pangaea breaks up, dinosaurs abundant. and ancient birds found. the most common fossils in rocks of the last 500 million years. measuring the amount of a radioactive isotope and decay. a series of dinosaur footprints in rock .
Industrial Revolution History the division of labor reduced the required skill level of workers and also increased the output per worker. meals provided regulary for pay. a person made to do hard, menial, or dull work. machine for separating cotton from its seeds. a religious song of a kind associated with black Christians of the southern US.
Mental Health Health Fill in the crossword with mental health related terminology according to the hints given. a brain disorder marked by an ongoing pattern of inattention and or hyperactivity-impulsivity that interferes with functioning or development.. characterized by alterations in thinking, mood or behaviour associated with significant distress and impaired functioning.. persistent feelings of sadness and worthlessness and a lack of desire to engage in formerly pleasurable activities.. an eating disorder characterized by refusal to eat an adequate amount of food.. excitement of psychotic proportions manifested by mental and physical hyperactivity, disorganization of behavior, and elevation of mood..
Sponges, Cnidarians, and Worms Biology a group of similar cells that perform a specific function. one of about 35 major groups into which biologists classify members of the animal kingdom. an animal that has no backbone. the process by which a single organism produces a new organism identical to itself. an organism that provides food to a parasite that lives on or inside it.
World Music Music Each instrument in a samba band plays a different _______ . 9 letter celebration that Samba music is played at. What do classical Indian musicians do a lot in their music?. Amount of notes used in a classical Indian scale. Highest amount of strings a sitar can have.
Current Events Society Current Events West African disease that mutated recently. Current Pope. First African american president. Author; Wrote a book called 'Murder of Stephen King'. Social media site that created fake eulogies.
Financial Literacy Other Using the clues below, complete the crossword puzzle to learn about some important financial terms. The process of evaluating an applicant's loan request.. A plan for using money.. A desire for something.. An assessment of the creditworthiness of a borrower.. When the interest rate is applied to the original principal and any accumulated interest..
Facials Body light, countinuous stroking. improves the condition of the skin. Disended capillaries. removal of comedones. kneading movement.
Martin Luther King Jr US History Find eacan h word that describes Martin Luther King Jr the act of being treated equal . a presentation you give in front of an audience to express your feelings about something . showing the action of bravery . A person who dreams . an act of showing care .
Saarland World Geography What are the two laungauges of Saarland? . Where is Saarland located in Germany?. Where is the Kalsberg Brewery? . What is the population of Saarland? . What is a product of Saarbrücken?.
Civics Science a shop employing workers at low wages, for long hours, and under poor conditions.. 26th president of the United States.. the large-scale introduction of manufacturing, advanced technical enterprises, and other productive economic activity into an area, society, country, etc.. people who search for and expose real or alleged corruption, scandal, or the like, especially in politics.. the policy of protecting the interests of native inhabitants against those of immigrants..
Ehrlich- Nervous System Body Nervous System lower level of consciousness marked by listlessness, drowsiness, and apathy. excessive fear of close spaces. slowly progressive decline in mental abilities. burning or prickling sensation. persistent , severe burning pain.
Animals in the Bible Animals Genesis 24:64. 1 Kings 17:4. Jonah 1:17. Isaiah 46:31. Psalm 26:11.
Genetics & Heredity Body The study of heredity and the variation of inherited characteristics.. A distinguishing quality or characteristic.. A pair of genes where one is dominant and one is recessive.. The passing on of physical or mental characteristics from one generation to the next. . The set of observable characteristics of an individual resulting from the interaction of its genotype with the environment. .
United States Civil War 2 US History first state to secede (2 words). 'Stonewall'. first 'ironclad' war ship. infamous Confederate prison camp. a northern poet nurse.
Trojan War European History Odysseus disguised himself as this to get into Troy.. King of Troy. The archer who slain Achilles. The great warrior who was dipped in the River Of Styx. The woman tribe that assisted the Trojans.
United States Civil War 1 US History Opposing Generals in the Battle of Gettysburg were Lee and _____. In 1862, Congress authorized the first paper currency commonly called____. enlisting, deserting and reenlisting was known as ____. Lee surrendered at _____. In 2 days at ___,on the Tennessee River, more Americans fell than in all previous American wars combined.
Environmental Protection Earth Sciences to save . someone who does a job willingly without being paid . a large mass of ice which moves slowly down a mountain valley. to keep animals or plants in order to produce babies or new plants. a type of animal or plant which does not exist anymore.
School Rocks! Other one of the three periods of time that the school or university year is divided into . a state school in Britain for children over the age of 11 of different abilities . worthless or not likely to have any useful result . to be unable to escape from a bad or boring situation . to be sure that you can do things well, that people like you .
 
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