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Thin strips of wood applied to the outside of a piece of furniture veneer
A method of joinery often used for drawers. dovetail
Collectibles having to do with the armed services. militaria
A glassmaker known for pieces decorated with hobnails. Fenton
A type of chair with curved runners on the bottom. rocker
A cabinet with punched tin or wire doors for the cooling of baked goods. (2 words) pie safe
The mark for this glassmaker is an H inside a diamond. Heisey
Translucent glass with the tones of the opal gemstone. opalescent
Glass enamel applied to a metal base. cloisonne
The trademark name for a plastic developed in 1868 by John Hyatt. celluloid
As a rule, items need to be at least 100 years old to be considered this. antique
Almost transparent yellow-red glass. cranberry
Inexpensive glass manufactured in large quantities in the 1920's and early 1930's. depression
Pottery that is pale orange to reddish brown in color, which is sometimes but not always glazed. (2 words) terra cotta
Round toys made of glass or clay. marbles
This glassmaker is named for the town in Ohio where it manufactured glass from 1887 - 1891. fostoria
Company best know for its Jasperware. Wedgwood
This pottery started in 1872 in Fultonham, Ohio, and moved to Zanesville, Ohio in 1882. Weller
A form of folk art usually made from chip-carved cigar boxes. (2 words) tramp art
Manufacturer of cast iron toys, bookends and doorstops that is often reproduced. Hubley
Items that contain at least .925 silver are known as this. (2 words) sterling silver
Goofy, Mickey Mouse and Dumbo are examples of this collectible. disneyana
Grandfather, mantle and wall are just three of many styles of this. clock
This small dish with a handle shares its name with a British term for diaper. nappy
This type of ceramic is translucent and feels cold to the touch. porcelain

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Ceramic Vocabulary Crossword Puzzle

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clay that has dried slightly from the plastic stage, can be joined using water, but has become a bit too fragile to bend and shape at lot. leather hard
Clay that has completely dried out, but has not been fired yet. bone dry
Clay objects that have been fired one time, turning the clay into glass. At this stage, clay is ready to be stained, painted or glazed. Bisqueware
Clay that has been applied with glaze or underglazes and then fired a second time. glazeware
a term that refers to one of several techniques used to build pottery using only the hands and simple tools, rather than using the potter’s wheel. handbuilding
This technique is a method of shaping clay by inserting the thumb of one hand into a ball of clay and lightly pinching between the thumb and the fingers, while slowly rotating the ball of clay in the palm of the other hand. pinch pots
a handbuilding technique used to construct ceramic forms by rolling out ropes of clay and joining them together with the fingers and various smoothing tools. coil pots
a handbuilding of technique used to construct ceramic forms by rolling out a flat “pancake-like” piece of clay which can then be cut into shapes and built into a box. slab pots
the process of mixing and turning clay to remove air pockets and create uniform consistency in the clay. wedging
a technique used to connect two pieces of clay by scratching into the surfaces of each piece of clay and then applying watered down clay to each piece before pressing the pieces together. slip and score
to draw or scratch lines into the clay surface, to either connect two pieces of clay or add texture. score
a process in which clay is heated to high temperatures in a kiln, which melts the silica sand in the clay and when it cools turns to glass, making the form permanent. firing
a furnace of refractory clay bricks used to heat pottery or fuse glass. kiln
glass-forming chemicals, usually with coloring compounds added, that is applied in a liquid form to bisqueware clay and fired in a kiln, forming a pleasing coating around the surface of the clay. glaze
Pottery which can not only serve as an art object but can also be used for a purpose, such as bowls, plates, cups. functional pottery
the usually narrower part that leads from the body of a pot or vase to the mouth. neck
this is the main part of the pot or vase. It usually the largest part of the pot or vase. body
this is the part of the pot or vase that meets or rests on the floor or table. foot
a decoration technique in which lines are carefully drawn into a clay surface. carving
process in which material is steadily built up to produce the finished figure additive
a large container, typically earthenware, glass, or plastic, with a handle and a lip, used for holding and pouring liquids pitcher
a pot with a handle, spout, and lid, in which tea is brewed and from which it is poured teapot
a round, deep dish or basin used for food or liquid bowl
a small, bowl-shaped container for drinking from, typically having a handle cup
a strong, coarse unbleached cloth made from cotton, or a similar yarn, used as a surface for clay handbuilding canvas
a board used as a base for handbuilng and storing clay projects bat

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Ceramics Crossword Puzzle

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All ceramic wear fired between 2,100 and 2,300 degrees. Stoneware
A low fired clay body. Glazed pottery is fired to a temperature of 1,830 - 2,010 degrees Fahrenheit. Available in red or also white. Earthenware
White stoneware, made from clay prepared from feldspar, china clay, flint and whiting. Porcelain
A furnace of refractory clay bricks for firing pottery and for fusing glass. Kiln
A device with either a manual (foot powered) or an electric rotating wheel head used to sit at and make pottery forms. Potters Wheel
Technique to move the clay in to a symmetrical rotating axis in the middle of a wheel head so you can throw it. Centering
A flat disc made out of plaster, wood, or plastic which is affixed to the wheel head with clay or pins. Bats are used to throw pieces on that would be difficult to lift off the wheel head. Bat
A revolving wheelhead which sits on a pedestal base. It is turned by hand and used for finishing or decorating pottery. Banding Wheel
Pottery which has been fired once, without glaze, to a temperature just before vitrification Bisque
Completely air dried clay. Bone Dry
Alumina + silica + water. Clay
A piece of clay rolled like a rope, used in making pottery. Coil
Pushing the clay down and together, forcing the particles of clay closer. Compress
Pyrometric - A pyramid composed of clay and glaze, made to melt and bend at specific temperatures. It is used in a kiln to determine the end of a firing or in some electric kilns it shuts off a kiln setter. Cone
A thin coating of glass. An impervious silicate coating, which is developed in clay ware by the fusion under heat of inorganic materials. Glaze
Unfired pottery. Ready to be bisque fired. Greenware
Stage of the clay between plastic and bone dry. Clay is still damp enough to join it to other pieces using slip. For example, this is the stage handles are applied to mugs. Leather Hard
A small observation hole in the wall or door of a kiln. Peephole
Firing with reduced oxygen in the kiln. Reduction
Pressed or rolled flat sections of clay used in hand building. Slab
Clay mixed with water with a mayonnaise consistency. Used in casting and decoration. Slip
Creating ceramic shapes on the potter’s wheel. Throwing
A method of kneading clay to make it homogenous by cutting and rolling. Wedging
The firing of pottery to the point of glossification. Vitrification

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Clay Terms Crossword

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A furnace used to heat pottery or fuse glass. kiln
Cloy objects that have been fired once. bisqueware
A stand used to keep the pottery from sticking to the kiln shelf. stilt
A technique of handbuilding using flat pieces of rolled out clay. slab
A decorative technique using forms or stamps pressed into the clay. stamping
A technique of handbuilding using rolled out ropes of clay. coil
Clay that has been completely dried. bone dry
A term referring to several techniques of constructing with just the hands and simple tools. handbuilding
A technique of constructing with clay using the potter's wheel. throwing
To draw or scratch lines into the clay surface before joining pieces together. score
A layer of glass applied in a liquid form and then fired. glaze
Watered down clay that is applied after scoring to joins pieces together. slip
Pottery that has been fired once and then glazed and fired again. glazeware
Clay that has partially dried, but can still be shaped. leather hard
A method of hollowing out a clay form. cut and scoop

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Crossword Puzzle

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The first community in our present senior living portfolio (features a brick façade) Thomasville
A present regional's mother used to live in this community Albermarle
It backs upon the foothills of the Appalachians Hendersonville West
It literally "looks down" on one of our communities Hendersonville
Sandra Moore got her start at Spring Arbor in this community many years ago Durham
It featured the first detached Cottage for the company Rocky Mount
It features a special wing devoted to local artists Wilson
This community is pioneering our new K-4 connect high-tech program Raleigh
The name of this town was derived from it being the highest point on the Chatham Railroad that runs between Richmond, VA and Jacksonville, FL Apex
You're a Pirates fan from this town Greenville
The only Spring Arbor with an RCC and CCC named Stephanie Kinston
The ED of this community has been with us 18 years Wilmington
One of their residents has painted murals throughout the building - from dining room to café Richmond
Decorative blown glass art lines the entry way of the community Outer Banks
You can hear an antique player piano still playing each day through the collection of cylinders Salisbury
The only community with two Cottages Greensboro
Along with Jamestown and Yorktown, this forms the historic triangle Williamsburg
Our multi-story community Severna Park
President Washington's family and James Monroe lived in this city Fredericksburg
This spring Arbor is located in the town that temporarily housed the US government and its archives during the war of 1812 (including the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution) Leesburg
Nestled in the heart of the "Apple Blossom Festival" Winchester

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Forces and Motion Crossword Puzzle

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When 2 solid surfaces slide past each other. sliding
The force of moving something in a certain direction. push
A vector quantity that tends to produce an acceleration of a body in the direction of its application. force
The tendency of a body to resist acceleration; the tendency of a body at rest to remain at rest or of a body in straight line motion to stay in motion in a straight line unless acted on by an outside force. inertia
The natural force of attraction exerted by a celestial body, such as Earth, upon objects at or near its surface, tending to draw them toward the center of the body. gravtity
The alternate force of push. pull
The force that opposes the motion of objects through air. air resistance
The force with which a body is attracted to Earth or another celestial body, equal to the product of the object's mass and the acceleration of gravity. weight
This type of force will not cause a non-moving object to start moving and will not cause a change in the motion of a moving object. balanced
This type of forces produces a change in motion. unbalanced
A type of friction that occurs when a force is applied and does not cause an object to move. static
This type of friction is when one surface rolls past another. rolling
How fast an object is going with respect for an object. speed
Gravitational force decreases as ________ increases. distance
A force that opposes motion between 2 surfaces in contact. friction
Gravity is a force of ________ between objects due to their masses. attraction
A measure of speed in a given direction velocity
A property of matter equal to the measure of an object's resistance to changes in either the speed or direction of its motion. mass

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Lab Safety and Equipment Crossword

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Keeping hair out of face. Hairup
A station where you can wash your eyes out when you do something stupid. Eyewash
It is like a telescope but instead of seeing far away you can see up close and personal with this. Microscope
A glass tube with a ruber bulb at the end. Dropper
A container or bottle, fat at the bottom and skinny in the neck. Flask
That red cylidner thing attached to the wall that has white foam stuff in it. Extinguisher
A pair of pincers or tweezers. Forceps
The thing that keeps track of time for you, no not a clock. Stopwatch
This is called not being a jerk and picking up after yourself because your teacher already has to watch you for an hour, don't make their job any harder than it has to be. Cleanup
This is what you hold the substances that you are testing in. Testtube
A flat wooden stick with mesurements on it, not a meter or yard stick. Ruler
Glsses you wear to protect your eyes, regular glasses don't count. Goggles
Open flamed cylinder object. Burner
A substance that has been purified. Chemical
The little cylinder like thing that tests the tempersture of an object. Thermometer
A protective blanket used incase a flame appears. Fire blanket
The thin clear sheet that you put on top of something that is on a slide. Coverslip
It is like a burner but with a silver plate on top. Hotplate
This is a situation where you did something wrong and you need help right away. Emergancy
That really pretty dancing light that you want to touch, but when you do touch it, it hurts like heck "OWW! BAD SQUISHY, BAD SQUISHY!" Fire
Cleaning your hands with water, because this is common sense, after dealing with chemicals. Washup
Kepping away from danger. Safety
The thing you wear to protect your clothes. apron

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Engineering Disciplines Crossword

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Plan, perfect, or improve the sound of an architectural space Acoustical
Plan, coordinate, and implement the specifications for a new car, engineering every part Automotive
Design, develop, test, and help manufacture aircraft, missiles, and spacecraft Aerospace
Concerned with the production and processing of agricultural products, which are critical to our ability to feed the ever-expanding world population Agricultural
The application of engineering principles to biological systems Bioengineering
Take what chemists do in a laboratory, apply fundamental engineering, chemistry, and physics principles, and design and develop processes to produce products for use in our society Chemical
Designing and supervising the construction of roads, buildings, airports, tunnels, bridges, and water and sewage systems Civil Engineering
Concerned with the management and operation of construction projects Construction
Responsible for the design, development, testing, and supervision of the manufacturing of electrical equipment, such as household appliances or guidance systems for satellites Electrical Engineering
Apply engineering principles in order to improve and maintain the environment Environmental
Responsible for the design, development, testing, and supervision of the manufacturing of electrical equipment, such as household appliances or guidance systems for satellites Fire Protection
Concerned with providing healthier products to consumers, who increasingly rely on food products Food Process
Use science to research genes found in the cells of plants and animals to develop better products Genetic
Use science to work with land and water Geological
Design, improve, and install integrated systems of people, materials, and energy Industrial
Applies science and math to the design, development, and implementation of manufacturing systems Manufacturing
Concerned with the exploration of oceans, the transportation of products over water, and the utilization of resources in the world’s oceans, lakes, and seas Marine and Ocean
Develop new materials, improve traditional materials, and produce materials that are economical and reliable through synthesis and processing Materials Science
Design, produce, operate, and service machines and mechanical devices Mechanical
Maintain the flow of raw materials by discovering, extracting, and processing minerals for products Mineral and Mining
Study nuclear energy, radiation, and their beneficial uses Nuclear
Concerned with maintaining the safe flow of petroleum, exploring for crude oil deposits, removing and transporting oil, and refining oil Petroleum
Concerned with programming robots and systems to perform tasks autonomously Robotics
Responsible for the coding of computer software that results in a simple and friendly environment for computer users Software
Create safer structures and fit more people and objects per square inch into these structures Structural

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Lab Safety Crossword

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In case of a fire, you should know the location of this important piece of equipment. Fire Extinguisher
You should always ________ the day's experiment before you begin, paying close to safety issues. Review
Secure loose or dangling _________ before beginning a lab. Clothes
Wearing this will protect your clothes. Apron
In case of a fire in the lab you should _________. Leave
What you need before you bring an animal to the lab or classroom. Permission
_______ one chemical with another can be dangerous. Never do so unless the textbook or your teacher has specifically asked you too. Mixing
Never work _________ in the laboratory. Alone
Never pour water into this; instead, slowly pour this into water. Acid
If a chemical comes into contact with your eyes, wash them for at least ____________ minutes. Fifteen
Handle scissors, scalpels, knives, and other _________ objects with extreme caution. Sharp
When heating something in this type of glassware, never point it at yourself or anyone else. Test Tube
Never _________ any liquid while in the lab, unless specifically instructed to do so by your teacher. Drink
Know where this communication tool is before you begin any lab; you may need to find it in case of an emergency. Telephone
Report accidents to your teacher, no matter how _________ they may seem. Small
Some of these are corrosive. Chemicals
Only _____ lab equipment as your teacher instructs you to do so. Use
Don't wear ___________ in the laboratory, closed toe shoes are the best to wear. Sandals
This kind of glassware is dangerous to use because it has stress points where the glass may break. Chipped
_______ carefully to your teacher; they may tell you important information regarding the lab or equipment. Listen

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Lab Equipment Crossword Puzzle

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A large container used to store or heat large amounts of liquids Beaker
A type of flask used to heat substances inside of it (ex: Florence Flask). Boiling Flask
A metallic object with bristles on them that come in many sizes used to clean lab equipment. Brush
A type of burner that is connected to a gas or heating source. Bunsen Burner
Kind of like a pipette, it accurately measures small amounts of liquids and controls how much goes out. Buret
Pieces that can be attached on a stand so other lab equipment could be placed on it. Clamp
A lab equipment tool that is shaped like a triangle used to heat material directly under a flame. Clay Triangle
A type of flask used to store liquids without it spilling (ex: Erlenmeyer Flasks). Conical Flask
A lid that covers the crucible. Cover
A porcelain dish that is used for igniting solid substances. Crucible
A tube like structure that is used to suck in liquid and to drop small amounts of liquid into something. Dropper
A type of measuring tool in which measures mass of an object. It measures more accurately than humans sometimes. Electronic Balance
Used for evaporating liquids or for drying purposes. Evaporating Dish
Somewhat like tweezers, they are used to hold small bits or objects. Forcep
A conical shaped lab equipment used to pour liquid from one place to another without a single drop. Funnel
A type of rack with holes that allows a base for funnels to be placed on. It has a clamp so it can be attached to a ring stand. Funnel Support
A plate made of glass that has many uses. Glass Plate
A rod made of glass that is used to stir up solutions or mixtures. Glass Rod
A long cylindrical tube with marks on it to accurately measure liquids by using the meniscus. Graduated Cylinder
A part for a stand that links to it and causes it to hold items without falling. Holder
A type of paper used for testing acids and bases. Litmus Paper
A lab equipment tool used to grind solids into powder. Mortar Pestle
A thin, plastic dish that is used to observe substances or to analyze/grow microorganisms. Petridish
A small plastic or glass tube that is used to measure small amounts of liquids. accurately. Pipette
A type of knob that is used to suck liquid out of a pipette. Pipette Bulb
A type of stand used in labs that could be used to attach clamps on it. Ring Stand
Types of stoppers that are made of rubber that is useful in closing the equipment for storage. It comes in many different sizes. Rubber Stoppers
Sounds like a kitchen tool, but it is used in science too! It is a tool used to scoop substances out. Spatula
A type of dropper used to "inject" substances into something. Syringe
A thin, glass structure that is used to store small amounts of liquids inside. Test Tube
A type of tong utensil that is used to carry hot test tubes. Test Tube Holder
A type of rack that is used to store test tubes. Test Tube Rack
A metallic "scissor like" object used to carry heated objects or to "crush" small ignition tubes so the heated substances could dissolve in water. Tong
A type of measuring tool used in science that measures mass. It is not accurate due to human error. Triple Beam Balance
Type of flasks that are used to measure precise amounts of liquids. Volumetric Flask
Used to observe substances and to help cover up the beaker. Watch Glass
Used as a container to store substances. Wide Mouth Bottle
A thin tray, wired like a coordinate plane, that acts like a base that helps to limit heat, cracking and overheating. Wire Gauze

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Infection Control Crossword Puzzle

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Should be trimmed and clean at all times Fingernails
This level of precautions relates to all aspects of resident care Standard
These precautions include gowns, gloves, masks, sometimes eyewear PPE
PPE to remove first Gloves
The pathogen against which alcohol hand sanitizer is ineffective C DIFF
The number one intervention to break the chain of infection Handwashing
You should wash your hands for at least this many seconds Twenty
Hepatitis B & C and HIV are spread by this Blood
Extremely small drops of liquid, such as occurs with a sneeze. Can carry infectious organisms Droplet
The separation of infected persons from others Isolation
Type of disease which can be carried on very small droplets or dust particles that float in the air (Chickenpox, measles, TB) Airborne
Type of precaution to use for pathogens can be transferred by direct contact (hand or skin-to-skin) or indirect contact (touching surfaces or items in room) Contact
Residents with _________ are more likely to get UTI Catheters
You should perform hand ____________ between care of every resident Hygiene
_______ care at least twice a day reduces the risk of a resident developing pneumonia Oral
The name of the virus that causes respiratory infections typically between the months of October and April. Have you taken the vaccine against it this year? Influenza
After washing hands, turn off the faucet with a _________ paper towel. dry
Wash your hands immediately after removing ___________ Gloves
What is a common bacteria that is antibiotic resistant? MRSA
Hands must be ___________ if they are visibly soiled, or if there has been contact with blood or body fluids washed
Most health-care-associated infections are transmitted to patients by _________ staff
The overuse and misuse of antibiotics causes antibiotic _________________. Resistance
Who is responsible for cleanliness within the workplace? Everyone
____________ is your body’s first line of defense against infection Skin
Be sure reusable equipment is ____________ before you use it on another patient disinfected
Never ______ needles after use. recap

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