Type
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progressive
site evaluation
data interpretation
cultural assessment
economic
social
technical
evaluate
geoscientific assessment
protect
suitability
field studies
water
seismic
studies

Educational and Career Exploration Crossword

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Description

A trainee engages in learning an occupation under the guidance and direction of a skilled worker; a 3-4 year training program on-the- job training with related technical instruction. apprenticeship
Advising, Placement, and Retention System – an assessment-advising program designed to identify the basic skill levels of students as they enter two-year institutions. ASSET
Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery – is a test developed and maintained by the United States Department of Defense. ASVAB
Achieved after completion of a curriculum meeting the demands of a 4- year college program. Bachelors degree
A written statement that is accepted as proof of certain facts; often relating to the attainment of specific skills. Certificate
Postsecondary career, educational and financial planning site; provides comprehensive information in a web-based format of middle and high school students, parents, and counselors. This site includes comparative information about all of North Carolina’s two and four year postsecondary institutions, financial aid, and application services. This program is a partnership among the University of North Carolina General Administration, the College Foundation of North Carolina, and the State Educational Assistance Authority. CFNC
A postsecondary school where a student might receive a bachelor’s degree, master’s, or doctoral degree in a specific discipline. College/University
Type of college with up to 2-year programs leading to certificates, diplomas, or associate degrees. Community college
Paid employment with an educational component provided in a career-technical class and supervised by school personnel. Cooperative education
A pathway, which a student selects in high school. Course of study
End-of- course assessment. EOC
A purpose/objective. Goals
Allows the student the opportunity to observe and participate in activities related to a career field; supervised by school personnel and related to the student’s career choice. (May be paid or unpaid) Internship
A short-term experience that allows the student to follow an experienced worker and see the day-to- day activities of a particular career. Job shadowing
An advanced 2-year program completed after attainment of a bachelor’s degree. Masters degree
A certified, experienced, skilled craftsperson that has successfully completed an apprenticeship program. Journey Worker
Special skills may be developed through educational programs in the armed services. Military
Paid employment that is not supervised by school personnel; may or may not be related to the student’s career choice. Parttime jobs
Education after high school. Postsecondary
A privately owned school that operates for profit for those seeking vocational training. Proprietary school
Preliminary Scholastic Aptitude Test: A practice test that measures the critical thinking, mathematical reasoning, and writing skills that students need to do college-level work. PSAT
Education and training provided by an employer that usually takes place at a work site. On the job training
Scholastic Aptitude Test – a test that measures the critical thinking mathematical, reasoning, and writing skills students need to do college-level work. SAT
(CTSO-Career and Technical Student Organization) Vocational student organization; nonprofit, national organization with state and local chapters that exist to develop leadership skills and good citizenship among members; each organization is composed of vocational students interested in a specific occupational area. Student organizations
Practices used to prepare for learning and assessment of subject matter. Study habits
Practices used to prepare for learning and assessment of subject matter. Test-taking skills
An academic record; an official record of grades earned during a high school career. Transcript
Vocational Competency Achievement Tracking System is a competency-based instructional management system that focuses on the individual student and tracks his/her achievement in relation to a predetermined set of core competencies. VOCATS
A contribution of free labor, usually to a non-profit organization. Volunteer

Sociology MidTerm Exam Study Guide Crossword

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Studies that use numerical data and statistical analyses are always examples of: _____ quantitative research
Studies that interpret non-numerical data are always examples of: qualitative research
Karl believes that society can be understood as a competitive, unequal sphere in which some people have power and other advantages that other people don’t. Karl most likely comes from _____ sociological perspective? conflict theory
The social process that allows people to change after the early period of their lives is known as _____ socialization. secondary
Strain theory and labeling theory both point out, in different ways, that _____ is a product of social and cultural conditions. deviance
To discover causal relationships, traditionally scientific research tests connections between _____. variables
_____ is a standard method of qualitative research. participant observation
An example of an established sociological theory is: _____ symbolic interactionism
_____ is not an element of culture. nature
The first form of society in human history was: _____ hunter-gatherer society
Societies that recognize power as being justified by formal and impersonal systems of rules and laws are ruled by _____ authority. rational-legal
Sociologists think of _____ as the meaningful aspect of human _____ . culture; societies
The arrangement of a society, in which each element occupies a position, is social _____. structure
Social _____ first developed because of technological advances in human societies that created surplus resources. inequality
When one exercises power because members of society agree that it is appropriate and should be respected, it is said to be: _____ legitimate
The most recent form of human society in history is known as: _____ post-industrial
_____ deviance is the kind of deviance that societies do not sanction using laws. informal
_____ is the process that trains individuals to function in social life—that is, to be members of their societies—by transmitting elements of _____ socialization; culture
Sociology, and the social sciences in general, have moved away from their early reliance on _____ the belief that fundamental natural laws of human social behavior can be discovered. positivism
_____ is the ability to get other people to do one’s will, regardless of their own will. power
Those who participate in a smaller culture within the broader mainstream culture are members of a _____ subculture
_____ authority is based in the exceptional qualities of the person who holds it, such as their personality or the belief that they have divine favor. charismatic
_____ is the belief that cultures must be understood on their own terms. cultural relativism
Humans cannot become functional in society unless they undergo _____. socialization
According to one of sociology’s major theories, how meanings are established. interaction
An explanation for some phenomenon based on available evidence and interpretations. theory
In the Scientific Method, an “educated guess” about what the result of a study might be. hypothesis
A way of gathering data in which a researcher becomes embedded with the people being studied. participant observation
The source of meaning for societies. culture
The violation of social norms, which is culturally relative. deviance
A type of research that uses interpretive methods to gain a deeper understanding of society. qualitative

Sociological Perspective Crossword

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Description

scientific study of society. sociology
leads to on going. research
deals with human society. social science
a social scicence that invesitgate culture, customary beliefs and materal traits of a group. Anthropology
written record of the human past that analyzes artifacts. History
interactions between population and the places they lived. Human Geography
investigates organization, administration, history, and theory of government. Political Science
the study of mental and emotional process of people. Psychology
affects on a particular person (or people) in their immediate life. Personal Troubles
personal characteristics cannot be predicted from ones. behavior
a vewing of ones behavior of groups sociological Perspective
sociologist look at groups rather than individuals
groups incourage what as they think, feel, adn bahve in similar ways conformity
the study of economics economy
members are taught to value the group's way even if the do not conform

Unit 1-Geography:its nature & perspectives Crossword

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a specific point on Earth distinguished by a par- ticular characteristic. place
is an area of Earth distinguished by a distinctive combination of cultural and physical features. region
the relationship between the portion of Earth being studied and Earth as a whole. scale
the relationship between the portion of Earth being studied and Earth as a whole. space
relationships among people and objects across the barrier of space. connections
The scientific method of transfer- ring locations on Earth’s surface to a flat map projection
system that accurately determines the precise position of something on Earth Gps
divided much of the country into a system of townships and ranges to facilitate the sale of land to settlers in the West. Land ordinace of 1785
a square 6 miles on each side. township
the north–south lines separating townships principal meridian
the east-west lines seperating townships base lines
numbered in a consistent order, from 1 in the northeast to 36 in the south- east. sections
acquisition of data about Earth’s surface from a satellite orbiting Earth or from other long-distance methods remote sensing
computer system that can capture, store, query, analyze, and display geographic data GIS
computer system that can capture, store, query, analyze, and display geographic data location
name given to a place on earth toponym
The second way that geographers describe the location of a place site
the location of a place relative to other places. situation
a circle drawn around the globe parallel to the equator and at right angles to the meridians. parallel
The numbering system to indicate the location of a parallel latitude
is an arc drawn between the North and South poles. meridian
poles. The location of each meridian is identified on Earth’s surface according to a numbering system longitude
The meridian that passes through the Royal Observatory at Greenwich, England, is 0° longitude, prime meridian
contemporary cultural landscape approach in geography regional studies
A region derives its unified character through cultural landscape
an area within which everyone shares in common one or more distinctive characteristics. formal region
also known as Universal Time greenwich mean time
you move the clock back 24 hours, or one entire day,also follows 180 longitude international date line
an area organized around a node or focal point. functional region
is a place that people believe exists as part of their cultural identity. vernacular region
The geographic study of human–environment relationships cultural ecology
the physical environment caused social development, environmental determinism
physical environment may limit some human actions, but people have the ability to adjust to their environment. possibilism
a piece of land that is created by drain- ing water from an area. polder
a force or process that involves the entire world Globalization
conducts research, operates factories, and sells products transnational corporation
The frequency with which something occurs in space density
making of maps cartography
The arrangement of a feature in space distribution
The extent of a feature’s spread over space is concentration
the third property of distribution pattern
the reduction in the time it takes for something to reach another place. space-time compression
trailing- off phenomenon distance decay
The spread of an idea through physical movement of people from one place to another relocation diffusion
The spread of a feature from oneplace to another in a snowballing process expansion diffusion
the spread of an idea from persons or nodes of authority or power to other persons or places. hierarchical diffusion
the process by which a characteristic spreads across space from one place to another over time. diffusion
the process by which a characteristic spreads across space from one place to another over time. contagious diffusion
the spread of an underlying principle, even though a characteristic itself apparently fails to diffuse. stimulus diffusion
The increasing gap in eco- nomic conditions between regions in the core and periphery that results from the globalization of the economy uneven developement

Qualitative research crossword

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Description

Interviews of a group of people together focus groups
Written documentation describing definitions of categories used to code data code book
Research that focuses on the lived experience of humans. phenomenology
Data collection method in which questions are asked of a respondent. interview
One of the key ethical principles for research respect
Participants in qualitative research have the right to confidentiality
A type of sampling in qualitative research purposive
A strategy to establish trustworthiness of a qualitative study triangulation
the study of the behaviour of people in a cultural group ethnography
The study of knowledge epistemology
Detailed notes written during or after data collection field notes
person whose permission or approval is necessary for a researcher to gain access to a research site gatekeeper
A set of beliefs about the nature of reality ontology
Critically thinking about the research process and the researcher's role therein reflexivity
Research that seeks to investigate and area that has been under-researched is known as explorative
Epistemological position that scientific research should be based on value-free, empirical observations Positivism
The logic of qualitative data analysis inductive
The researcher takes field notes on the behaviour and activities of individuals at a research site observation
The process of converting the spoken words to a document for analysis transcribing
A type of qualitative analysis thematic
Taking final descriptions/report of the analysis back to the participants to check for accuracy member checking
The researcher must minimise this in the study bias
A research seeks transformative change through the simultaneous process of taking action and doing research, which are linked together by critical reflection. action research
Research that typically focuses on the lives of individuals as told through their own stories. narrative
A research method in which process of category identification and integration (as method) and its product (as theory). grounded theory
Sampling technique where existing study participants recruit future participants from among their acquaintances snowball
A key aspect of qualitative interviewing is its flexibility
Evidence of the theoretical and methodological decisions and choices made by the researcher through out the study audit trail
Qualitative researchers refer to .... rather than generalisability transferability
A research approach : an intensive study about a person, a group of people or a unit case study

Technology Crossword

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Description

The opening page of a website. homepage
A computer language used to create web pages. HTML
A file format for compressing pictures JPEG
A link from a hypertext file or document to another location or file, activated by clicking on a highlighted word or image on the screen. hyperlink
The ability to use technology to find, organize, and evaluate information. digitalliteracy
A group of networked computers that share a common address (.edu, .com). Domain
The process of converting data into code. encryption
A security system that protects a network. firewall
A way to narrow search results by using the operators AND, OR, & NOT. BooleanLogic
A temporary storage place for quick retrieval of frequently used data. cache
A small text file stored in a computer’s hard drive by a website. cookie
An organized collection of information that is searchable. database
To practice appropriate and responsible behavior when using technology digitalcitizenship
The text field in a web browser where an URL is displayed or typed. addressbar
The amount of data that can be sent through a connection at one time. bandwidth
To save the URL of a webpage for easy access in the future. bookmark
Instructions you input for a computer to follow. code
The action of writing CODE or instructions for the computer to follow. programming
An unit of memory (8 binary digits represent a character). byte
Central Processing Unit- The brain of the computer. cpu
A program that searches for items in a database or sites on the WWW. searchengine
Uniform Resource Locator- The address of a resource on the WWW. url
A program used to navigate the WWW. browser
The global system of interconnected computer networks that link billions of devices. internet
A set of computers connected together for the purpose of sharing resources. network
Hyper Text Transfer Protocol- the set of rules for transferring files on the World Wide Web. http

Organizational Skills Word Search

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Word Search
Description

assessment
detail
listening
data
notes
schedule
motivation
instruction
responsibilities
training
planning
confidence
leadership
writing
teamwork
deadlines
creative
budgeting
problem solving
presentation
organization
goals
skills
group
structure

Chapter 2: Crossword Puzzle

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Description

Group of people with certain specific characteristics Population
A group of people who represent a larger population Sample
A sample that accurately reflects the characteristics Representative sample
A written set of questions to be answered by a research participant Questionnaire
A survey method in which a trained researcher ask questions and record the answers Interview
Research method in which people respond to questions Survey
Facts or statistics Data
Questions a person must answer by choosing from a limited, set of responses Closed ended questions
Questions a person is to answer in his or her own words Open ended questions
Intensive study of a single group Case study
Research that takes place in a natural setting Field research
Using precollected information for data collection and research purposes Secondary analysis
The belief that events occur in predictable ways Causation
A characteristic that is subject to change Variable
A characteristic that can be measured numerically Quantitative variable

Industrial Revolution Crossword Puzzle

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Description

the totality of the changes in economic and social organization that began about 1760 in England and later in other countries, characterized chiefly by the replacement of hand tools with power-driven machines, as the power loom and the steam engine, and by the concentration of industry in large establishments Industrial Revolution
a supply of goods kept on hand for sale to customers by a merchant, distributor, manufacturer, etc.; inventory Stock
a tract of land surrounded by a fence enclosure
an association of individuals, created by law or under authority of law, having a continuous existence independent of the existences of its members, and powers and liabilities distinct from those of its members corporation
Crop rotation is the practice of growing a series of dissimilar or different types of crops in the same area in sequenced seasons. It helps in reducing soil erosion and increases soil fertility and crop yield croprotation
Adam Smith was a Scottish moral philosopher, pioneer of political economy, and a key figure in the Scottish Enlightenment. Smith is best known for two classic works: The Theory of Moral Sentiments, and An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations adamsmith
the large-scale introduction of manufacturing, advanced technical enterprises, and other productive economic activity into an area, society, country, etc industrialization
an economic system in which investment in and ownership of the means of production, distribution, and exchange of wealth is made and maintained chiefly by private individuals or corporations, especially as contrasted to cooperatively or state-owned means of wealth capitalism
a building or group of buildings with facilities for the manufacture of goods factory
a theory or system of social organization that advocates the vesting of the ownership and control of the means of production and distribution, of capital, land, etc., in the community as a whole socialism
Karl Marx was a German philosopher, economist, sociologist, journalist and revolutionary socialist karlmarx
a person who organizes and manages any enterprise, especially a business, usually with considerable initiative and risk entrepreneur
a group of states or nations united into one political body union
to deal a blow or stroke to (a person or thing), as with the fist, a weapon, or a hammer; hit strike
of, relating to, or characteristic of the middle class; bourgeois middleclass

HEALTH AND SAFETY Crossword

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Description

They investigate all health and safety accidents HSE
This stamp or Mark ensures that materials and components are the correct standard BSI
What ACT covers the reporting of accidents RIDDOR
Who is theopperative that deals with minor accidents on site FIRST AIDER
Modern colour of the live wire in a plug BROWN
Colour of a 110v scocket YELLOW
Test for electrical equipment PAT
Elevated platform that can be moved MEWP
Act about health and safeyt HASAWA
Controlls Hazardous substances COSHH
A disease that affects the skin Dermatitis
Used to protect aghinst hearing damage EAR DEFENDERS
One item that employers must provide on a building site Washing facilities
The most common accident in construction slips trips and falls
This is Carried out before a task is undertaken Risk Assessments
Produced to put systems in place to counteract hazards Method Statement
What must you do before changing tooling on power tools Isolate the power supply
These protect your hands when lifting and carring Gloves
Protection for your feet Steel toe cap boots
Protection for your head Hard Hat
These protect your eyes Safety Glasses
This ensures your seen on site/workshop High Visability Vest