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Ancient Greek Costumes Other The color ....... was used to represent gods/goddesses.. The ...... of a toga, represented how old someone was.. ........ togas represented a character that was older.. The actors would add patting to their costumes to create the illusion of..... Costumes help the ......... to distinguish the different characters..
Basic Animal Terms Animals the upper rounded part of the hindquarter (also called the croup). the topmost part of the head. the part of an animal’s body just above the elbow of the foreleg. the fleshy part of the side between the ribs and the rump (croup). the part of the foot that the animals walks on.
World Religions Religion Charles Wesley was a leader of this religion. These are sang in praise of God. A person who believes that nothing is known, or can be known, of the existence or nature of God. People who follow this religion believe in a state of Nirvana. Central religious text of Islam.
U.S. President Worksheet US History First vice president to become president after his predecessor died.. Who was the first president to appear on television? . This president won the 2002 Nobel Peace Prize.. Known for saying “Speak softly and carry a big stick. . .”.. This president wanted to make the United States a “kinder and gentler nation”..
United States Landmarks World Geography Official residence and workplace of the President of the United States (3 wds). Home of George Washington (2 wds). US naval base located on Oahu (2 wds). __ __ Battlefield National Monument; known as 'Custer's Last Stand'. Capitol of the United States (2 wds).
Early Christian and Byzantine Design History where general assembly would congregate.. Required a large pool of water for emersion.. Continuous walkway around the apse.. A roof supported by columns to form a covering for an important object.. Holy place separate from the nave.
Georgia Colony US History Georgia History A person who owes money. unhappy with regulations in the colony; wanted the trustees to relax rules on slavery, land & alcohol. A person who is given responsibility for acting on behalf of the needs and interests of an organization; Georgia colony had 21.. An economic policy under which England sought to increase their wealth and power by having the colonies produce raw materials, which were shipped to the 'mother country,' an they were manufactured into finished products, and sold all over the world. crops produced in the Georgia colony: wine, rice, indigo, silk, and tobacco..
Australia World Geography A popular sport in Australia. Northern ________________. Australia´s largest city. A large city on Port Phillip . A common name for the Indigenous people of Australia.
South Africa African History The Act made in 1927 that made mixed marriages illegal in South Africa? The __________ Act.. Mandela used this image to describe the kind of nation he imagined after apartheid. A racial classification in S.A. during apartheid. A word for white, South Africans of Dutch descent. What does 'apartheid' actually mean?.
Product Knowledge Business and Work save for semi annual expenses such as auto insurance or vacation while earning interest.. This account features unlimited transactions with no minimum balance. Avoid the 5.95 monthly maintenance fee by completing 15 debit card transactions per month. Easily add your card to your phone to make checking out at a store a breeze. Just tap your phone to pay.. Lock in your savings with this account. . Same features of Freedom checking while earning dividends .
The Road to Equality and Reunion Society an escaped slave. pro-slavery states that stayed within the Union. where the South surrendered to the North which ended the Civil War. the attack by Confederates that sparked the Civil War on April 12, 1861. the 16th president of the US that fought to keep the country united.
Fashion Business and Work small, round brimless hat popularized by Jacqueline Kennedy. Gabrielle is also known as?. Head designer at Alexander Mcqueen. Synthetic Silk made by the same process as viscose. Trendsetting style launched by Dior in 1947 known as the ___ ____.
East Asia World Geography Fill in the blank wit hthe correct vocabulary word from the word bank a school of Buddhism that developed in northwest India, stressing the view that nirvana can be achieved through devotion to the Buddha. a sect of Buddhism that became popular with Japanese aristocrats and became part of the samurai's code of behavior. the way of seeing or believing. head of noble familes in Japan who controlled vast landed estates and relied on samurai for protection. a ceramic made of fine clay baked at very high temperatures.
Wildlife of India World Geography Use the clues to name these rare and common species of wildlife found in India! Smaller than their African cousins and only found in one state of India. also known as the swamp deer, its name means '12-tined,' referring to its antlers. this is India's only ape, found in Assam. this medium-sized cat is found in the Thar desert. a crocodilian with a large pot-shaped knob on its snout, feeds on fish, lives in the Chambal and Ganges Rivers.
Geologic Time Geology Term that describes the earth when it was an ice covered frozen planet. . Age of fossils and rock layer when compared to age of fossils and layers above and below them. . Process scientists use to determine the actual age of rocks and other objects.. Earth's long history since it became a planet. . Event during which many species become extinct during a relatively short period of time. .
Kansas City History World Geography Test your knowledge of Kansas City's history A torch to honor the dead. First African American elected to city council. 18th & _____. The Hawks. Battle of Westport took place here.
World Governments Government and Politics Absolute power and authority is held b a single member of a royal bloodline. Divides power between a centralized authority and regional or local authorities. The government is established and maintained through corruption and theft. Refers to a system where power is vested in the people through free and fair elections. Hereditary elite ruling class.
Biodiversity Biology Law designed to protect species in danger of extinction; passed by U.S. Congress in 1973. occurs when natural habitats are no longer able to support the species present. Transition from one biotic community to another after a disturbance. the process during which a large expanse of habitat is transformed into a number of smaller patches. Areas of high species diversity that are most at risk.
Modern Dental Assisting Business and Work The normal process of shedding primary teeth. An illness that persists for a long time but is not fatal is considered . Studying under the guidance of one already in the profession . The space between the teeth and the inner mucosal lining of the lips and cheeks. Terminating the dentist-patient relationship without reasonable notice to the patient .
Addison’s Energy Physics Fill in the blanks according to the hints/definitions The potential of a chemical substance to turn into other substances . The form of energy that can be heard by other living things. The process in which water moves energy . The sum of potential energy and kinetic energy . Scale of temperature most commonly used throughout the world.
Autumn Holidays and Seasons A word to describe autumn air. Autumn childrens game. A warm item of clothing. Unsettlingly strange. Canadian leaf that produces syrup.
Values Society feeling good about achievements. exciting experience. quality of being giving . something important to a person or culture. strong feeling of being on someone's or something's side.
Halloween Movies Movies Classic novel by Mary Shelley, published in 1818. The hotel in The Shining. Town the Headless Horseman appears. It's the _____ _______ Charlie Brown!. Gomez and Morticia Adams' daughter.
Westing Game Character Review Books - Mystery Baba . What doctor was with Sandy right before he died. . Sam's ex-wife. The apartment building where the heirs lived . He is a private investigator.
Young Adults Ready for Leadership and Life Society Habits (vertical column) Attitudes (horizontal column) To form a judgement. the ability to use one's time effectively or productively. the quality of being able to adjust to new conditions.. a feeling of deep admiration for someone or something. code of behavior, using punishment to correct disobedience.
Epic of Gilgamesh Literature and Writing The epic's place of origin. The god that helped Gilgamesh and Enkidu defeat the demon. The name of the people and land Gilgamesh ruled. The main goal of Gilgamesh. Gilgamesh's goddess mom.
Cromwell and the English Civil War European History Tried Charles I for high treason. Required that English goods be transported on English ships. Name that describes rebelling Scottish presbyterians. Parliament military forces. Essentially, Cromwell's form of government.
A Scandal in Bohemia Literature and Writing inspiring disgust and loathing; repugnant. an insulting or mocking remark; a taunt. (of a place) gone through hurriedly, with things stolen and property damaged . to make more appealing by adding details or features . (of a person or mental process) intelligently analytical and clear-thinking.
Greek and Latin Roots Other Use the hints to fill out the Latin and Greek roots! Heart. Sun. First. Peace. Time.
Ancient India World Geography This group of people was critical in the spread of Buddhism in other part of Asia.. In Sanskrit, this word means knowledge or wisdom.. A popular religion in ancient India.. One of the most famous epics produced by the Aryans.. One of the greatest ruler of India and the grandson of Mauryan's first king..
Life Around the Beaches in Carlsbad Other You go to the______to relax, read, play, or surf.. Someone who catches many waves and doesn't share with others.. Who was the first surfer?. This school has a surf club.. When it is cold you wear this in the water..
All Things Fingerprints Other The most common powder type used to enhance latent fingermarks on smooth non-porous surfaces.. The fingermarks which are the result of the transfer of body perspiration and oils on fingertip ridges onto a surface.. This powder type is good for textured non-porous substrates such as vehicle cowlings.. The least common fingerprint pattern type.. The process which should be followed when carrying out a fingerprint identification in order to minimise the impact of cognitive bias..
Healthcare History Health the time period where barbers could also practice surgery. an important Jewish philosopher in the Middle Ages. Edward Jenner dealt with this famous virus and used vaccinations to keep people from getting it. this was used for pain management in surgeries. developed by Willem Einthoven and is used to monitor heart function.
Games Entertainment What real-life pro boxer was the final opponent in the 1987 NES PUNCH-OUT!! game?. 'Inhale' and 'Stone' are moves for which round, pink character in the SUPER SMASH BROS. series?. Complete the title of a 1984 game by Atari: MARBLE __. What race is Treebeard, one of the characters from the LEGO LORD OF THE RINGS video game?. In the GOD OF WAR series, which God's soul must Kratos steal to traverse the River Styx?.
World History, Italian / Northern Renaissance European History Non-religious. Worldly rather than spiritual.. Considered the greatest Play Write of all time.. A Renaissance women was not expected to create art, however, she should _______art?. Wealthiest, most powerful family in Renaissance Italy. intellectual movement that focused on human potential and achievement. .
The Life of George Arthur Roberts European History Look up the hints and find the words George was born here in 1891. The Road in London that has George's blue plaque . George was a big presence in the black community. The wounded used these in the battle of 1920. The Medal that George was awarded in 1944.
Bible Geography Bible Locations Mentioned in Matthew through Revelation A city where Christ's disciples were first called 'Christians'. A city in Galilee. A road where Jesus met two travelers. The city of David. Name of the brook flowing between Jerusalem and Gethsemane.
Bible Geography Bible Locations Mentioned in Matthew through Revelation A city where believers in Christ were first called 'Christians'. A city in Galilee. A road where Jesus met two travelers. The city of David. Name of the brook flowing between Jerusalem and Gethsemane.
Cartoons from the 20s to 60s Television Cartoons from the 20s to 60s Snaggle_______. Quick Draw ____________. Speed _________. Flip the ______. Land of the ______.
Countries of Europe European History Countries of Europe It's capital is Brussels, has most castles. Famous for wine and cheese; Paris is it's capital. Known for Vampires and paprika. It's capital is Vienna. Famous for bread, beer, sausage and castles.
What is Engineering? Business and Work Finds new ways to use existing materials. Design, coordinate productions. Build and analyze troubleshoot aircraft, spacecraft, and space planes . use more technology, less scientific, math knowledge than engineers . Highly trained professionals that solve problems using skills .
Med Terms Health Do Puzzle about Sports Med head tumors made of bone. study of the structure of muscles. condition of the skin in which it becomes red, swollen, and sore.. Inflammation of the lining of the stomach. study of disease.
Engineering Design Business and Work Engineering Key Terminology The application of engineering principles to address environmental problems. Deals with the design, development, and research involved in chemical production.. Designs, develops, and tests computer systems.. Design, develop, construct, and evaluate mechanical systems.. Limitations on the design of certain products..
Robin Hood Books - Fairy Tales and Fables of poor quality. bet. open spaces in a forest. in a joyous, merry manner. quickly and rashly.
Horses and Goats Animals All the hidden words relate to horses and goats Fleshy hair covered appendages that dangle off a goat, often on their neck (7). Goat breed (5,6). Horses and goats eat it (3). Triangle on the bottom of the hoof (4). Horses can wear them when it is wet or cold (4).
Media Representations Entertainment A media product which is open to a variety of interpretations and responses can be be described as p_____________. A male dominated society. A single representation of an ethnic minority character amongst a white cast can be seen as...t_________________. G___________: theorist behind the theory of identity.. What the producers of a representation want the audience to think or feel: P______________ reading.
Diary of a Worm Books - Childrens Literature the planet that we live on. a book for writing daily events or feelings. to be unable to move. path next to a road or street just for walking. a lot of.
Hair Other Complete the puzzle below is one of a family of fibrous structural proteins known as scleroproteins. the lowest part of the brain and the lowest portion of the brainstem.. often have a partial, poorly-defined ladder medulla particularly towards the base.. any vertical plane that divides the body into ventral and dorsal (belly and back) sections.. is made up of dead cells that have turned into keratin and binding material.
The Civil War History 1st real battle of the Civil War where the Confederate Army won. The North marched towards Richmond thinking the Confederates would be an easy victory but the Confederates met them on the path. The Union was forced to retreat.. A Union General who was in charge of the Union at the beginning of the war. He was able to defeat Lee at Antietam securing a much-needed Union victory.. This was the amendment that abolished slavery.. The Union’s ironclad ship that fought the ship, the Virginia, and ended in a draw. The ironclad ships were one of the newest in ship technology at the time.. The most violent battle of the Civil War, in Pennsylvania from July 1 to 3, 1863. The battle was named after the town it was near. Union General George G Meade led 90,000 men to victory against General Robert E Lee’s Confederate army of 75,000. .
The Eye Body central hole in the iris. cells that respond to different colours. carries nerve impulses to the brain. transparent coating that protects the eye. the shape of a lens that would correct short sightesdness.
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