Type
Crossword
Description

Separate information into components and identify their characteristics Analyse
Work out the value of something Calculate
Select from a range of alternatives Choose
Present an informed opinion Comment
Identify similarities and/or differences Compare
Finish a task by adding to given information Complete
Review and respond to given information Consider
Set out characteristics Describe
Set out how something will be done Design
Present some key points about different strengths and weakness of an idea Discuss
Explain ways in which two things differ. Provide detail of characteristics that enable a person to know the difference between. Distinguish
Produce a diagram Draw
Judge from available evidence Evaluate
Set out purposes or reasons Explain
Produce an answer from recall or from given information Give
Name or otherwise characterise Identify
Provide reasons, reasoned argument to support, possibly provide evidence. Justify
Provide appropriate names on a diagram Label
Identify using a recognised technical term Name
Set out main characteristics Outline
Choose or pick out from alternatives Select
Express in clear terms State
Present a possible case/ solution Suggest
Provide information in verbatim form Write

Argument Writing Vocabulary Crossword

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Description

reasoned thinking that supports a specific claim or position argument
correct or suitable for a particular time, situation, or purpose appropriate
a statement that a speaker or writer is trying to prove, usually by using evidence claim
when something such as a piece of writing is easy to understand because its parts are connected in a clear and reasonable way coherent
a justification of a claim; an explanation reason
details or quotes from a text that directly relate to the subject or problem being discussed or considered relevant evidence
not related to the subject being discussed irrelevant
the opposing viewpoint or the opposite of the main claim in an essay counterclaim
evidence that is relevant and specific well-chosen evidence
to give the reader a clear picture in his/her mind illustrates
identify information in the text that supports understanding and uses that evidence to explain ideas cite
a personal view, attitude, or judgment opinion
to move by argument or evidence to belief, agreement, consent, or a course of action convince
a piece of factual writing in which ideas on a single topic are presented, explained, argued, or described in an interesting way essay
a method of doing something which involves several steps or stages process
the specific reason a person has for writing purpose

Genetics Crossword Puzzle

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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

Biotechnology Crossword

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method of breeding that allows only those individual organisms with desired characteristics to produce the next generation select breeding
breeding technique that involves crossing dissimilar individuals to bring together the best traits of both organisms hybridization
continued breeding of the individuals with similar characteristics of a line of organisms inbreeding
process of making changes in DNA code of living organisms genetic engineering
enzyme that cuts DNA at a specific sequence of nucleotides restriction enzyme
procedure used to spread and analyze DNA fragments by placing a mixture of DNA fragments at one end of a porbus gel and applying an electrical voltage from different sources gel electrophoresis
DNA produced by combining DNA from different sources recombinant DNA
small circular piece of DNA plasmid
gene that makes it possible to distinguish bacteria that carry a plasmid with forge in DNA from those that don't genetic maker
term used to refer an organism that contains genes from other organisms transgenic
member of a population of genetically identical cells clone
stands for deoxyribonucleic acid DNA
stands for ribonucleic acid RNA
genetic alternation of a cell cell transformation
technique that allows molecular biologists to make many copies of a particular gene PCR

evolution Crossword

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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
is the relative frequency of an allele (variant of a gene) at a particular locus in a population, expressed as a fraction or percentage allele frequency
evolutionary mechanism that helps members of the same species identify each other as proper mates. behavioral isolation
different kinds of living organisms are thought to have developed and diversified from earlier forms during the history of the earth evolution
the ability to survive to reproductive age, find a mate, and produce offspring. fitness
the set of all genes, or genetic information, in any population, usually of a particular species gene pool
The separation of two populations of the same species or breeding group by a physical barrier, such as a mountain or body of water. geographic isolation
characteristic of an individual that allows it to survive to produce more offspring natural selection
A group of organisms of one species that interbreed and live in the same place at the same time population
splitting of a single evolutionary lineage into two or more genetically independent lineages speciation
any difference between cells variation
genetic isolation achieved due to temporal differences in breeding. temporal isolation

language art crossword puzzle

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Crossword
Description

to Quote or mention cite
evidence from the text textual evedence
a part of a physical abstract whole analysis
precisely and clearly expressed explicit
the main body of a printed or written work text
the statement in the text central idea
art or process of growth development
to make a summary summerize
signifying or suggestive of an accusative connotative
strait up denotative
the story of a persons life told by another biography
the story of a persons life told by that person autobiography
short piece of writing on a single subject essay
provides facts about a single subject informative article
a conversation in witch one person asks questions to obtain information interview
a word or phrase that captures the main idea of the selection title
a word or phrase that introduces subtopics related to the main topic. headings
text attached to a photograph captions
photos,pictures,or maps visuals
writing that presents events or steps in time order chronological
writing process in which the events or step in which they happened sequential
writing in which one event results in another event cause and effect
writing that explains the similarities or differences between two or more subjects compare and contrast
writing that identifies an issue and proposes a possible solution. problem and solution
writing that helps the reader picture relationships among objects spatial

Human Resource Management Crossword

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Crossword
Description

Job _______ is a process to identify and determine in detail the particular job duties and requirements and the relative importance of these duties for a given job. Analysis
Job _________ is a statement of the essential compotents of a job class including a summary of the work to be performed, primary duties and responsibilities, and the minimum qualifications and requirements necessary to perform the essential functions of the job. Specification
A job _________ will tell you what your employer will expect from you, as well as what you can expect from your employer. Description
Job Analysis should collect information on the following areas: Duties and Tasks, Tools and Equipment, Relationships, Requirements, and ________________. Environment
In terms of Job Analysis, 'relationships' refer to ____________ given and received and relationships with internal and external people. supervision
The purpose of Job Analysis is to establish and document the 'job relatedness' of employment procedures such as training, selection, ______________, and performance appraisal. compensation
The main purpose of a job description is to collect job-related ______ in order to advertise for a particular job. data
Job Specification helps recruiting teams understand what level of _____________, qualities and set of characteristics should be present for a candidate to be eligible for the job opening. qualitifications
Job Description and Job Specification are two integral parts of ______________. Job Analysis
_______________________ specialists are responsible for recruiting, screening, interviewing and placing workers. Human Resources
Job Descriptions are based on objective information obtained through job analysis, an understanding of the _______________ and skills required, and the needs of the organization to produce work. competencies
Job Descriptions help an employer cover _____________ bases. legal

THE THEORY OF EVOLUTION AND NATURAL SELECTION Crossword

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Description

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

ANSWER KEY Crossword

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Crossword
Description

The maximum or minimum point of a quadratic function. vertex
The line of symmetry that runs through the vertex; can be found algebraically: x=-b/(2a) axis of symmetry
All the input values of a function. domain
All the output values of a function. range
x = -b ± √(b² - 4ac)/2a quadratic formula
one of the possible outcomes of a probability experiment event
a possible result of an experiment outcome
a diagram that shows how two or more sets in a universal set are related Ven diagram
a collection or list of items SET
events such that the outcome of one event does not affect the probability of the outcome of another event independent events
'sides and angles' that are images of each other will be equal if the two triangles are congruent. CORRESPONDING PARTS
Any number that can be written as a simple fraction, with a whole number numerator and denominator, such as terminating decimals, repeating decimals and integers. rational number
A square with a whole number root. perfect square
An angle of exactly 90 degrees. right angle
A triangle that contains a right angle. right triangle
Any number that cannot be written as a simple fraction, such as non-repeating, non-terminating decimals, square roots of non-perfect squares, pi. irrational number
The result of multiplying a number by itself square
Greek philosopher, 570-495 BC. There is no evidence that Pythagoras himself worked on or proved the Pythagorean Theorem, which was used previously by Babylonians and Indians. Pythagoras
A mathematical symbol that indicates the extraction of the root of the square inside. radical sign
the statement that the values of two mathematical expressions are equal equation
a numerical or constant quantity placed before and multiplying the variable in an algebraic expression Coefficient
solving a problem solutions
value that,when multiplied by itself,gives the number roots
relationship between two numbers indicating how many times the first number contains the second ratio
two ratios or fractions are equal proportion
relationship between two numbers indicating how many times the first number contains the second ratio
a single number or variable, or numbers and variables multiplied together terms
an unbroken part of a circle arc
an angle whose vertex is at the center of a circle central angle

unit 6-genetics vocabulary Crossword

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Description

trait that will show up in an organism's phenotype if gene is present dominant
trait that will only appear in the phenotype if organism inherits two of them; covered up by the dominant gene recessive
genetic makeup of an organism genotype
physical characteristics of an organism phenotype
diagram that shows the possible results of a genetic cross; parents' gametes on top and left, offsprings' genotypes inside punnett square
F1 Generation First filial generation F2 Generation Second Filial generation generations
a measure of how likely it is that some event will occur probability
crosses that examine the inheritance of only one specific trait monohybrid cross
crosses that examine the inheritance of two different traits dihybrid cross
a cross between an organism with an unknown genotype and an orgasm with the recessive phenotype test cross
Having different alleles that code for the same gene or trait. heterozygous
Having two identical alleles that code for the same trait. homozygous
An alternative version of a gene due to a slightly different base sequence in the DNA. allele
These are sex cells- oval, or eggs, in the female, and spermatozoa, or sperm cells, in the male. DNA in this can be passed on to your children. gamete
A piece of DNA that provides a set of instructions to a cell to make a certain protein. gene
The study of biological inheritance patterns and the variation in organisms. genetics
the passing of trais from parent to offspring heredity
an offspring that was given different genetic information for a trait from each parent hybrid
another word for homozygous purebred

Argument analysis technique's Crossword

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Crossword
Description

A comparison between two things that helps the reader to draw conclusions about their similarities analogy
Suggests that families are good, especially traditional nuclear families appeal to family values
A story about someone or something that the writer has experienced or heard about Anecdote
Examining general rules and facts about a group to form a specific conclusion about one part of the group Deductive Reasoning
Overused phrase quickly understood by a wide audience Cliche
Repetition of a consonant, especially at the start of words Alliteration
Evidence in a visual form graphs and diagrams
Language that has a strong emotional impact. Uses the positive and negative connotations of words to influence the readers respond Emotive language
Uses 'we' 'our' 'us' etc. to include the readers in the same group as the writer Inclusive language
Figure of speech that identify a similarity between two different things. Metaphor and simile
Exaggerates the true situation for dramatic impact Exaggeration
Used to link together and develop an argument in support of the main contention reason and logic
Plays on people's tendency to react emotionally with their safety, security, country or loved ones as threatened appeal to fear
An idea or statement that someone takes for granted as being true assumption
facts, information or expert opinions to support an argument evidence