Community and Heritage Crossword

the point or place where something begins, arises, or is derived.
an object that has been passed down in the family from generation to generation.
a district or community within a city or town.
a state of being in an alliance
fairness to all people in a community
the process of becoming stronger and more confident.
the action of gathering together in a crowd
the ideas, customs and social behaviour or a particular group or society
an essential aspect in learning and grow ones knowledge
the characteristics determining who a person is.
a range of different things and differing cultures
the action of making one view or belief compatible with another.
unity or agreement of feeling or action, especially among individuals with a common interest
a moral or legal entitlement to have or do something.
a physical or mental condition that limits a person's movements, senses, or activities
a group of people living in the same place or having a particular characteristic in common
valued objects and qualities such as historic buildings and cultural traditions that have been passed down from previous generations

Mendelian Genetics Crossword

Mendelian Genetics Crossword

mating between two individuals with different alleles for one trait
specific characteristic of an organism
a variant form of a gene
cross between two different alleles that differ in two observed traits
an organism that passes down certain phenotypic traits to its offspring
the generation resulting immediately from a cross of the first set of parents
process of interbreeding individuals from genetically distinct populations
any observable feature
parental generation
result of a cross between two F1 individuals
determines the appearance
diagram used to predict an outcome of a particular cross or breeding experiment
hybrid that is heterozygous for alleles of two different genes
during the production of gametes the two copies of each hereditary factor separate so that offspring acquire one factor from each parent
no effect on appearance
genes where one is dominant and one is recessive
set of observable characteristics of an organism
a hybrid that is heterozygous with respect to a specified gene
pair of matching alleles for a trait
genetic cross between a homozygous recessive individual and corresponding heterozygote to determine the heterozygote’s genotype (PP x pP)
genetic constitution of an individual organism
mating between two individuals with different alleles for one trait
variation in hereditary factors for independent characteristics



change in the heritable traits of biological populations over successive generations
any characteristic of an individual that allows it to survive to produce more offspring
a trait with acurrent functional role in the life of an orangism that is maintained and evolved by natural selection
the genetic contribution of an individual to the next generation's gene pool relative to the average for the population
any preserved evidence of life from a past geological age, such as the impressions and remains of organisms
structures derived from a common ancestor or same evolutionary or developmental origin
similar form or function, but that were not present in the last common ancestor of those groups
a structure in an organism that has lost all or most of its original function in the course of evolution
the process whereby organisms not closely related, independently evolve similar traits
the accumulation of differences between groups which can lead to the formation of new species
the diversification of a group of organisms into forms filling different ecological niches
the intentional breeding of plants and animals
the influence of closely associated species on each other in their evolution

Literary Devices Crossword

Literary Devices Crossword

a phrase whose meaning is different from the words that make up the phrase
a statement or claim not meant to be taken seriously
the attribution of human nature or character to animals, inanimate objects, or abstract notions, especially as a rhetorical figure.
the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning of adjacent or closely connected words
a figure of speech in which a word or phrase is applied to an object or action to which it is not literally applicable
a figure of speech involving the comparison of one thing with another thing of a different kind, used to make a description more emphatic or vivid
the formation of a word from a sound associated with what is named
a figure of speech in which apparently contradictory terms appear in conjunction
the characteristic spirit of a culture, era, or community as manifested in its beliefs and aspirations
the quality or power in an actual life experience or in literature, music, speech, or other forms of expression, of evoking a feeling of pity, or of sympathetic and kindly sorrow or compassion.
to convince an audience by use of logic or reason
a symbolism device where the meaning of a greater, often abstract, concept is conveyed with the aid of a more corporeal object or idea being used as an example

Heredity Crossword Puzzle

Heredity Crossword Puzzle

when many alleles and genes are involved
when two dominant alleles are expressed in the offspring and they blend together
the passing of physical characteristics from parents to offspring
a specific characteristic
the study of heredity
egg and sperm cell joining
fertilization of flowers
organism from many generations with the same form of a trait
holds pollen in the flowers
takes pollen to make a seed
a number that describes how likely it is that an event will occur
Physical appearance/ visible traits
genetic makeup/alleles
when both alleles for a gene are expressed equally
factors that control a trait
The different forms of a gene
trait that always shows up in the organism when the allele is present
is hidden whenever the dominant allele is present
having two of the same alleles
having two different alleles

Natural Selection Crossword

Natural Selection Crossword

the period between the birth of one generation and the birth of the next generation
the formation of new species as a result of evolution
the process by which individuals that are better adapted to their environment survive and reproduce more successfully than less well adapted individuals do
a characteristic that improves an individuals ability to survive and reproduce in a particular environment
a group of organisms that are closely related and can mate to produce fertile offsring
the process in which inherited characteristics within a population change over generations such that new species sometimes arise
the trace or remains of an organism that lived long ago, most commonly preserved in sedimentary rock
a historical sequence of life indicated by fossils found in layers of the earths crust
a genetically determined characteristic
the human practice of breeding animals or plants that have certain desired traits
any method of determining whether an event or object is older or younger than other events or object
any method of measuring the age of an object or event in years
the theory that explains how large pieces of the Earths outermost layer, called tectonic plates, move and chage shape

Race and Ethnicity Crossword

Race and Ethnicity  Crossword

Unfair treatment of people based of social charecteristics such as race, ethnicity, or sex.
Individual expression of racist attitudes or behaviors
A form of discrimination that is more subtle and inderect, which motivate avoidance rather than blatant discrimination.
Skin color prejudice within an ethnoracial group.
Unfavorable attitudes, beliefs, and feelings about members of a different group based on social characteristics
Sense of community derived from cultural heritage shared by a group of people with common ancestry
A belief that huimans are subdivided into distinct groups that are different in social behaviors.
Tendency for the race of a society's majority to be normative and unremarkable that it becones invisible.
Category of people labeled and treated similarly because of allegedly common biological traits.
program designed to seek out members of minority groups for positions that they have been excluded and seek to overcome institutional racism.e
Laws, customs and practices that reflect or produce racial and ethinic inequalities in a society, whether or not it is intended.
General terms applied to Diverse subgroups that are assumed to have something in common.

Relapse Prevention Crossword

Relapse Prevention Crossword

the fact or condition of being dependent to a particular substance, thing, or activity
a return to a normal state of health, mind, or strength
the action of restoring someone to health or normal life through training and therapy after imprisonment, addiction, or illness
the action of stopping something from happening or arising
a written or spoken discourse expressing considered thoughts on a subject
a drug or other substance affecting mood or behavior and sold for nonmedical purposes, especially an illegal one
.a feeling of fellowship with others, as a result of sharing common attitudes, interests, and goals
the group of family, friends, colleagues, or professionals available to help a person or organization when required
treatment intended to relieve or heal a disorder
a powerful desire for something
anything that brings back thoughts, feelings, and memories that have to do with addiction
one helps mentor someone with less experience, especially when that person is a newcomer.
any characteristic or behavioral pattern that enhances a person's adaptation

Citizenship Crossword Puzzle

Citizenship Crossword Puzzle

A member of a community who is loyal to and is protected by the government
The rights and duties of citizens
A legal process to gain citizenship
An amount of money demanded by the government used to help run public places and help the community
Something that you are required to do
Something that you can do voluntarily (it is not required)
A person who moved from one country an is now a permanent resident in another
A foreign-born resident in the United States who has not been naturalized yet
The belief, way of life, art, and customs that are shared by people in a particular society
People who share a common national, cultural, or racial background
A person who has left their home to escape war, famine, or another disaster
Respecting and accepting others regardless of their differences
Offering your time and services to others without any payment
The advantage or benefit of all people in a society
The health , prosperity, and happiness of the members of a community
The regulations established in a community by some authority
The general principles or beliefs people use to make decisions
You can lose your citizenship if you are found guilty of _______
immigrants must take a ____ that checks if they can read, write and speak English before becoming a citizen
immigrants must be able to read, _____, and speak English before becoming a citizen

Dear Martin Vocabulary Crossword

Dear Martin Vocabulary Crossword

deep love and respect
foolish, unintelligent, or silly
a confident and forceful statement of fact or belief
awareness of one's position relative to one's surroundings
a group of people with a common characteristic or dedicated to a common cause
prepared in a spicy tomato sauce with mushroom soup and herbs
of or in an immobile state of unresponsive stupor
excessive emotional or psychological reliance on a partner
the natural color, texture, and appearance in someone's skin, especially on the face
lead or take part in an energetic and organized campaign concerning a social, political, or religious issue
a great difference
present and explain (a theory) systematically in detail
a formal accusation initiating a criminal case, presented by a grand jury and usually required for felonies and other serious crimes
originating or occurring naturally in a particular place
existing in something as a permanent, essential, or characteristic attribute
combining one thing with another so that they become a whole
a member of the Ku Klux Klan
suggesting the presence of danger
a person born in the 1980s or 1990s, especially in the United States
produce a regular throbbing sensation or sound
relating to society or societal relations
unity of agreement of feeling or action, especially among individuals with a common interest
a student, typically having the highest academic achievements in class, who delivers the valedictory at a graduation ceremony
the use of humor, irony, exaggeration to expose and criticize people's stupidity and vices
smile or speak in a contemptuous or mocking manner

Genetic engineering Crossword

Genetic engineering Crossword

Refers to the direct manipulation of DNA to alter an organism’s characteristics in a particular way.
the set of observable characteristics of an individual resulting from the interaction of its genotype with the environment.
are composed of DNA, a molecule in the memorable shape of a double helix, a spiral ladder
a hormone made by the pancreas that allows your body to use sugar from carbohydrates in the food that you eat
basic unit of life
a genetic structure in a cell that can replicate independently of the chromosomes
a member of a large group of unicellular microorganisms that have cell walls but lack organelles and an organized nucleus, including some that can cause disease
Technology based on Biology
body's chemical messengers and are part of the endocrine system
the complete set of genes or genetic material present in a cell or organism
The first company to focus on genetic engineering
An organism that is generated through genetic engineering
Is a condition that is caused by an abnormality in an individual's DNA
biological preparation that provides active acquired immunity to a particular disease
Genetic engineering, sometimes called genetic __________.
Small infectious agent that replicates only inside the living cells of other organisms
a substance that is toxic to plants and is used to destroy unwanted vegetation
are essential to the functioning of our cells
A rod-shaped bacterium that is commonly found in the lower intestine of warm-blooded organisms
used to cut DNA into pieces
Like bacteria cell, but it has nucleus
an enzyme produced chiefly by certain bacteria, having the property of cleaving DNA molecules at or near a specific sequence of bases
a complex organic substance present in living cells, especially DNA or RNA, whose molecules consist of many nucleotides linked in a long chain
he passing on of physical or mental characteristics genetically from one generation to another