Type
Crossword
Description

Looking or sounding sad and dismal Lugubrious
The process of transformation from an immature form to an adult form in two or more distinct stages Metamorphosis
A type of cell division that results in two daughter cells ... mitosis
Each of two parts into which a thing is or can be divided moiety
The branch of technology that deals with dimensions and tolerance of less than 100 nanometers. nanotechnology
The rejections of all religious and moral principles Nihilism
The devising or choosing of names for things; esp. in a science or other discipline Nomenclature
Not involving or relating to a specific religious sect or political group Nonsectarian
To have (a document) legalized by a notary Notarize
Obedient or attentive to an excessive or servile degree Obsequious

Electricity and Magnetism Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

material that can carry electricity or heat conductor
a device that turns chemical energy into electrical energy electric cell
tiny particles that carry units of electricity electric charges
the pathway that an electric current follows electric circuit
a continuous flow of electric charges electric current
a temporary magnet that uses electricity to produce magnetism electromagnet
a devise that uses magnetism to convert energy of motion into electrical energy generator
material taht resist the flow of electricity or heat insulator
an object that attracts iron and certain other materials magnet
the two areas on a magnet where the magnetic force is greatest magnetic poles
a device that changes electrical energy into energy of motion motor
a circuit in which parts are connected so that the electric current passes along more than one pathway parallel circuit
a circuit in which the parts are connected so that the electric current passes through each part along a single pathway series circuit
an electric charge that builds up on a material static electricity

Genetics Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

Factors that control a trait Allele
A person's genetic makeup Genotype
A person's physical appearance Phenotype
A change in a gene or chromosome Mutation
A chart that tracks which members of a family have a particular trait Pedigree
A picture of all the chromosomes in a cell Karyotype
An organism that has the same genes as the organism it was produced from Clone
Breeding two individuals with similar traits Inbreeding
Same alleles for a single trait Homozygous
Different alleles fo a single trait Hetrozygous
The science behind heredity Genectics
The chance of something occuring Probability
When two alleles are equal and present in both the phenotype and genotype of an organism Codominance
A chart that shows all the possible combinations of two genotypes Punnet Square
The process that produces 4 sex cells Meiosis
Breeding two individuals with different traits Hybridization
Moving healthy genes into cells to replace missing or abnormal genes in order to correct a genetic disorder Gene therapy
A genetic problem caused by an issue in an organism's genes Genetic disorder
A trait controlled by three or more alleles is said to have ________________ Multiple alleles
Choosing two organisms with desired traits to be bred Selective breeding

Classification of Organisms Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

all organisms in this domain are unicellular and prokaryotic Archaea
all organisms in this domain are unicellular and prokaryotic; they have a strong exterior cell wall and a cell membrane Bacteria
variety of plants, animals, and other organisms species diversity
two-word naming system developed by Carolus Linnaeus binomial nomenclature
organisms with internal skeletons, include fish, amphibians, reptiles, birds, and mammals chordates
taxonomic category below phylum (animals) or division (plant) class
to group ideas, objects, or information based on similarities classify
broadest categories of organisms; based on cell type domain
all organisms in this domain have eukaryotic cells possessing membrane-bound organelles Eukarya
the fifth-highest taxonomic category, below an order family
a group of similar organisms genus
the fourth-highest taxonomic category, below a class order
the taxonomic category below a class order
smallest, most precise classification category species

Academic Language Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

a particular study of something analysis
an expression including the words "like" or "as" to compare one thing with another simile
an expression that describes a person or object by referring to something that is considered to possess similar characteristics metaphor
the last two lines in a Shakespearean sonnet that changes the readers outlook of the poem Volta
a type of usually humorous expression in which you say the opposite of what you intend irony
the description of an object or an idea as if it had human characteristics personification
a way of speaking or writing that makes someone or something sound much bigger, better, smaller, worse, more unusual, etc., than they are hyperbole
the exact opposite, or opposition of the thesis antithesis
the repetition of consonants at the beginning of two or more words, as in "live and learn" alliteration
the use of similar sounds, esp. vowels, in two or more words, as in "mellow wedding bells" assonance
a combination of sounds or musical notes that are pleasant when heard together consonance
explaining or describing an event or situation in writing expository
expresses the writer's attitude toward the subject or the reader tone
intended to seem important or influence people rhetorical
the act of combining different ideas or things to make a whole that is new and different from the items considered separately synthesis
, in grammar, a situation in which two nouns or noun phrases are used to refer to the same person or thing appositive
a belief or opinion that you develop from the information that you know inference
to state something written or spoken in different words, esp. in a shorter and simpler form to make the meaning clearer paraphrase
a feeling or idea that is suggested by a word in addition to its basic meaning, or something suggested by an object or situation connotation
the topic of discussion or writing or the main idea of a work of literature or art theme
an expression of opinion, or the right to express an opinion voice
the use of pictures or words to create images, esp. to create an impression or mood imagery
a piece of writing or music that copies the style of a serious piece in a way that is intentionally humorous parody
the voice in which a story is told and its relationship to the events in the story point of view
to put things or people next to each other, esp. in order to compare them juxtaposition
to suggest the happening of a future event foreshadow
the naming of something with a word whose sound suggests the thing itself, such as "buzz" and "zip" onomatopoeia
the manner in which words are pronounced diction
in a written work is the passages which explain where events take place, what happened before the story begins, and the background of the characters exposition
an important character in a story or play; usually the good guy protagonist
a person who opposes or disagrees with the protagonist; usually the bad guy antagonist

Biology: Unit 1 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The sexual or asexual process by which organisms generate new individuals of the same kind Reproduction
a natural science concerned with the study of life and living organisms, including their structure, function, growth, evolution, distribution, identification and taxonomy Biology
an individual animal, plant, or single-celled life form Organism
the development of an organism Growth
a specified state of growth or advancement Development
often defined as the largest group of organisms in which two individuals are capable of reproducing fertile offspring, typically using sexual reproduction Species
a detectable change in the internal or external environment Stimulus
taxonomic category of the highest rank, grouping together all forms of life having certain fundamental characteristics in common Kingdom
The outermost layer of cells in plants, bacteria, fungi, and many algae that gives shape to the cell and protects it from infection Cell Wall
a short, microscopic, hairlike vibrating structure Cilium
the system of nomenclature in which two terms are used to denote a species of living organism Binomial Nomenclature
a group of one or more populations of an organism or organisms seen by taxonomists to form a unit Taxon
a principal taxonomic category that ranks above species and below family, and is denoted by a capitalized Latin name Genus
one of the eight major taxonomic ranks; it is classified between order and genus Family
a taxonomic rank used in the classification of organisms and recognized by the nomenclature codes Order
a taxonomic group comprised of organisms that share a common attribute Class
a principal taxonomic category that ranks above class and below kingdom Phylum
a rank that if treated as a division of a genus or subgenus is deemed to be of subgeneric rank for the purposes of nomenclature Division
a slender threadlike structure, especially a microscopic whiplike appendage that enables many to swim Flagella
any behavior of a living organism that results from an external or internal stimulus Response
the tendency toward a relatively stable equilibrium between interdependent elements, especially as maintained by physiological processes Homeostasis
also called an adaptive trait, is a trait with a current functional role in the life of an organism that is maintained and evolved by means of natural selection Adaptation
the smallest structural and functional unit of an organism, typically microscopic and consisting of cytoplasm and a nucleus enclosed in a membrane Cell
All known living things are made up of one or more cells. All living cells arise from pre-existing cells by division. The cell is the fundamental unit of structure and function in all living organisms Cell Theory
a microscopic membrane of lipids and proteins that forms the external boundary of the cytoplasm of a cell or encloses a vacuole, and that regulates the passage of molecules in and out of the cytoplasm Plasma Membrane
any of a number of organized or specialized structures within a living cell Organelle
An organism whose cells contain a nucleus surrounded by a membrane and whose DNA is bound together by proteins into chromosomes Eukaryotic Cell
lack a distinct cell nucleus and their DNA is not organized into chromosomes Prokaryotic Cell
a tool that allows the user to determine the identity of items in the natural world Dichotomous Key
The highest taxonomic rank of organisms in which there are three groupings Domain
the remains or impression of a prehistoric organism preserved in petrified form or as a mold or cast in rock Fossil
the science of determining the relative order of past events, without necessarily determining their absolute age Relative Dating

MISC Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

TECTONIC
SUPERCILIOUS
SOLILOQUY
REPARATION
QUOTIDIAN
POLYMER
PHOTOSYNTHESIS
PARADIGM
ORTHOGRAPHY
OBSEQUIOUS
NOMENCLATURE
MOIETY
LUGUBRIOUS
LAISSEZ
JEJUNE
INFRASTRUCTURE
INCOGNITO
HUBRIS
HEGEMONY
GAMETE
FECKLESS
FACETIOUS
EURO
ENFRANCHISE
DELETERIOUS
CIRCUMLOCUTION
CHICANERY
BELIE
ACUMEN
abjure

Nanotechnology Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The science of the very small with big potential Nanotechnology
Starts with bulk material and is broken into smaller pieces. Top-down
Can change due to an increase in surface area. Melting Points
Builds the material from atomic or molecular species. Bottom-up approach
Graphene is made form a single atomic plane of what? Graphite
Electronic deveices use this form of nanotechnology Nanowires
CPU stands for what Central processing unit
The measurement used in reseaching and developing nanotechnology? Nanometers
AFM stands for what term? Atomic force microscope
What source of carbon is used in chemical vapour disposition? Hydrocarbon gas
Properties of certain materials in dependent on what range? Surface-area-to-volume ratios

Mitosis Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

the process of a cell dividing into two new daughter cells cell division
type of reproduction in which cells from two parents unite to form the first cell of a new organism sexual reproduction
substance found in eukaryotic chromosomes that consists of DNA tightly coiled around histones chromatin
period of the cell cycle between cell divisions interphase
phase of mitosis in which the distinct individual chromosomes begin to spread out into a tangle of chromatin telophase
one of two identical “sister” parts of a duplicated chromosome Chromatid
phase of mitosis in which the chromosomes separate and move to opposite ends of the cell anaphase
process of reproduction involving a single parent that results in offspring that are genetically identical to the parent asexual reproduction
threadlike structure of DNA and protein that contains genetic information chromosome
series of events in which a cell grows, prepares for division, and divides to form two daughter cells cell cycle
phase of mitosis in which the chromosomes separate and move to opposite ends of the cell anaphase
part of eukaryotic cell division during which the cell nucleus divides mitosis
division of the cytoplasm to form two separate daughter cells cytokinesis
first and longest phase of mitosis in which the genetic material inside the nucleus condenses and the chromosomes become visible prophase
structure in an animal cell that helps to organize cell division centriole
phase of mitosis in which the chromosomes line up across the center of the cell metaphase

Laboratory Medicine Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

An abnormal increase in the number of red cells in the blood polycythemia
An immature RBC reticulocyte
A clump of red blood cells that appear to be stacked like a roll of coins rouleaux
Red blood cell formation erythropoiesis
An oxygen carrying molecule hemoglobin
Having two copies of the same gene Homozygous
Ethyenediamnetetraacetic acid EDTA
Breakdown of RBCs Hemolysis
Having a high fat level Lipemic
Capillary blood collector Microtainer
Samll blood vessels throughout the body that connect the smaller arteries to the smaller veins capillaries
Area in front of the elbow Antecubital
The liquid part of blood plasma
Plasma protein that is converted to fibrin in the clotting process fibrinogen
The excessive variation in size of cells, especially RBCs Anisocytosis
A condition in whihc many red blood cells have abnormal or multiple types of shapes poikilocytosis
having a multi-lobed nucleus; used to describe cells such as granulocytes polymorphonuclear
the inflammation of the lining of hte hear. may be associated with an increase in number of monocytes. endocarditis
wBCs that are responsible for combating infection by parasites in the body eosinophils
damage to the brain that occurs when the blood flow to the brain is disrupted. CVA
a potent vasoconstrictor that is released by platelets adhering to a wounded blood vessel serotonin
an anticoagulant used to prevent and treat a thrombus or embolus. Also a rodent poison Warfarin
Any substance that stimulates the production of antibodies. antigen
Not malignant benign
removal and examination of tissue from the body performed to establish a precise diagnosis biopsy
a stone developing in the body, e.g., kidney or bile (not the branch of mathematics) calculus
the study of cells, their origin, structure, function and pathology cytology

SAT vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

humiliation , degradeation abasement
swelling, fluttering billowing
recoil in fear or servility, shrink away from cower
imoprove enhance
noisy, attacking speech harangue
a maze labyrinth
to counter, make unimportant nullify
petitioner plaintiff
full replete
can be touched tangible
cancel, deny, repeal abrogate
speech which offends religious semtiments blasphemy
believable credible
puzzle, mystery enigma
indicators, bringers of warnings harbingers
complicated labyrinthine
cuddle, snuggle nuzzle
giving strong praise plauditstatement
shameful, very bad reprehensible
late overdue tardy