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coordinating center of sensation and intellectual and nervous activity Brain
a Greek philosopher from Athens who is credited as one of the founders of Western philosophy Socrates
an educational institution designed to provide learning spaces and learning environments for the teaching of students under the direction of teachers School
commit to memory memorize
a strong feeling of wanting to have something or wishing for something to happen Desire
become more mature, advanced, or elaborate Develop
assistance support
give intellectual, moral, and social instruction educate
lack of experience, wisdom, or judgment naive
experience, knowledge, and good judgment wisdom

Ancient Greece Crossword

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What is a form of government in which citizens govern themselves? Democracy
Who is someone who uses reason to explain natural events? Philosopher
What is the city-state in Ancient Greece that is the current capital? Athens
Only 1/5 of the people were allowed to participate in ________. Government
Slaves, foreigners, and ______ were excluded from government. Woman
Plato, Aristotle, and ______ were notable Greek philosophers. Socrates
Many Greeks believed that their ______ were responsible for all natural events. gods
A ______ is a sacred site used to consult a god or goddness. Oracle
Who was the goddness of war? Athena
Who was the father of Hercules? Zeus
The first _____ was held in Greece. Olympics
Which philosopher believed intellectual intelligence can only be attained by upper-class males? Aristotle
Which Athenian branch of government was made up of a council of only 500 men? Executive
What kind of democracy does Ancient Athens have? direct
What princess did the Trojans capture that led into the Trojan war? helen

Socrates Crossword

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when did Socrates die 399bc
when was Socrates born 470 BC
Socrates job Philosopher
where Socrates was born Athens
what war was Socrates in Peloponnese war
another word for smart wisdom
what killed Socrates hemlock
whose was Socrates dad Sophroniscus
Socrates mom Phaenarete
what was the name of his method socratic method
how did Socrates teach Aristotle and Plato
Socrates is the father of Western philosophy

Philosophy Crossword Puzzle

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Philosopher in Classical Greece and the founder of the Academy in Athens Plato
Greek philosopher of the Hellenistic period who was the founder of a system of philosophy that advocated hedonism Epicurus
Chinese philosopher whose teachings deeply influenced East Asian life and thought Confucius
Classical Greek philosopher credited as one of the founders of Western philosophy Socrates
Greek philosopher who questioned the validity of religion Xenophanes
Greek philosopher who adopted and developed the ethical side of Socrate's teachings Antisthenes
English philosopher who was among the most famous philosophers and political theorists of the 17th century John Locke
French philosopher who changed the direction of aesthetics in the 17th century Rene Descartes
American philosopher who believed that art should be an integral part of everyday life John Dewey
Greek philosopher who introduced the idea that logic should be addressed in a systematic manner Aristotle

Critical Thinking Crossword

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in critical thinking - Free from errors? accurate
What is a person that has much knowledge and expertise in a field. authority
what is ones point of view that opposes anothers point of view? bias
What is an active, intellectually engage process which the reader participates in an inner dialogue with the writer? critical reading
To assert the opposite of or to go against. contradict
facts, figures, or information from which conclusions can be drawn. data
relying or bases on experiment, observation, or experience rather than on meaning empirical
what actually happened, what is true fact
common qualities of all human beings human nature
a step of the mind, based on assumptions infer
a confidence or faith in reason intellectual
a teaching institution college
A person who goes to a learning institution student
understanding which is based on thought, study or experience knowledge
a persons belief that is open to debate opinion
a judgment, belief, opinion or point of view - favorable or unfavorable prejudice
a question, matter, situation, or person that is difficult to resolve. problem
an idea or thought concept

Career Crossword

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an occupation undertaken for a significant period of a person's life and with opportunities for progress. Career
the imparting or exchanging of information by speaking, writing, or using some other medium. Communication
a series of thoughts, images, and sensations occurring in a person's mind during sleep Dream
series of thoughts, images, and sensations occurring in a person's mind during sleep. "I had a recurrent dream about falling from great heights" Education
understandings and personal attributes that make individuals more likely to gain employment and to be successful in their chosen occupations". Employability
a project or undertaking, especially a bold or complex one. Enterprise
the action of exploring an unfamiliar area. Exploration
a break or hole in an object or between two objects. Gap
the object of a person's ambition or effort; an aim or desired result. Goals
economic activity concerned with the processing of raw materials and manufacture of goods in factories. Industry
the ability to assess and initiate things independently. Initiative
a paid position of regular employment. Job
an act of travelling from one place to another. Journey
knowledge acquired through study, experience, or being taught Learning
a job or profession. Occupation
the action of organizing something. Organisation
the process of making plans for something. Planning
the process of finding solutions to difficult or complex issues. Problem solving
coming after, less important than, or resulting from someone or something else that is primary. Secondary
management of or by oneself; the taking of responsibility for one's own behaviour and well-being. Self managment
the ability to do something well; expertise. Skills

Famous Mathematicians Crossword

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Greek mathematician, physicist, engineer, inventor, and astronomer. ARCHIMEDES
Free African-American scientist, surveyor and farmer. BENJAMINBANNEKER
French mathematician and physicist. BLAISEPASCAL
English polymath, mathematician, philosopher, inventor and mechanical engineer. CHARLESBABBAGE
Greek mathematician, often referred to as the "father of geometry". EUCLID
A famous mathematician who was born in Pisa, Italy in about 1170. FIBONACCI
The mathematical sequence in which any number in the sequence is the sum of the two previous numbers. FIBONACCISEQUENCE
German mathematician who invented set theory. GEORGCANTOR
The country where many famous mathematicians came from. GREECE
American inventor who developed an electromechanical punched card tabulator. HERMANHOLLERITH
Greek mathematician, astronomer, and philosopher in Egypt. HYPATIAOFALEXANDRIA
Jewish-Hungarian American mathematician and computer scientist. JOHNKEMENY
American mathematician best known for their work on decision problems and Hilbert's tenth problem. JULIAROBINSON
Swiss mathematician, physicist and astronomer. LEONHARDEULER
Hungarian mathematician known both for their social practice of mathematics and for their eccentric lifestyle. PAULERDOS
French lawyer at the Parlement of Toulouse, France. PIERREDEFERMAT
Greek philosopher and founder of the Academy of Athens. PLATO
An Ionian Greek philosopher and mathematician. PYTHAGORAS
Female French mathematician, physicist, and philosopher. SOPHIEGERMAIN
Pre-Socratic Greek philosopher of Magna Graecia. ZENOOFELEA

Personality adjectives Crossword

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able to move quickly and easily agile
anxious or fearful that something bad or unpleasant will happen apprehensive
noisy, energetic, and cheerful; rowdy boisterous
showing or having an insensitive and cruel disregard for others callous
having or showing care and conscientiousness in one's work or duties diligent
tending to avoid commitment or self-revelation, especially by responding only indirectly evasive
acting or done quickly and without thought or care impetuous
cheerful and friendly jovial
sluggish and apathetic lethargic
showing a lack of experience, wisdom, or judgment naive
engaged in, involving, or reflecting deep or serious thought pensive
formal or self-restrained in manner and relationship; avoiding familiarity or intimacy with others: reserved
careless; excessively casual slovenly
able to adapt or be adapted to many different functions or activities versatile
having or showing a feeling of patronizing superiority condescending
showing great attention to detail; very careful and precise meticulous

Golden Age of Pericles Crossword

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A form of government in which citizens rule directly and not through representatives. Direct Democracy
He led Athens during much of its golden age. Pericles
An alliance of ancient Greek city states, that was dominated by Athens. Delian League
This temple was built to worship Athena, the goddess of wisdom and the protector of Athens. Parthenon
Their val- ues of harmony, order, balance, and proportion became the standard of what is called... Classical Art
A serious drama about common themes such as love, hate, war, or betrayal. Tragedy
He wrote more than 100 plays, including the tragedies Oedipus Rex. Sophocles
Contained scenes filled with slapstick situations and crude humor. Comedy
His book on the Persian Wars is considered the first work of history. Herodotus
A war fought between the two leading city-states in ancient Greece. Peloponnesian War
Meaning “lovers of wisdom.” Philosophers
He was brought to trial for “corrupting the youth of Athens” Socrates
Poison that killed Socrates slowly. Hemlock
He was a student of Socrates, and wrote The Republic. Plato
He questioned the nature of the world and of human belief, thought, and knowledge. Aristotle

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

career prep crossword

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Description

emotional, mental and physical exhaustion caused by overloading burnout
time for hobbies, ease and relaxation leisure
act of treating people differently based solely on physical characteristics such as age, gender, race, ethnicity, disability, etc. discrimination
term used to describe a barrier preventing minorities and women from rising to position of power or responsibility glass ceiling
mental and emotional well-being of a person or group morale
oversimplified or biased mental picture which characterizes a person or group of people stereotype
state of wealth, resources and employment in a country or region econonomy
period of reduced economic activity recession
relates to labor and working with your hands blue collar
relates to working in an office setting white collar
group of similar occupations and industries career cluster
ongoing, voluntary pursuit of knowledge lifelong learning
document listing a persons education, work experience, and accomplishments used by employers to determine job eligibility resume
trusted guide or counselor who provides information, advice and support mentor
financial aid awarded to a student, as for the purpose of attending an institution of higher learning, often offered for academic achievement scholoarship
financial aid given to a student of an institution of higher learning by the federal government, state government, college, or organization grant
financial aid provided on the terms it will be repaid loan
program providing financial aid to a student of an institution of higher learning in exchange for employment services workstudy
level to which someone is likely to gain employment and be successful in a career employability
skills needed to be effective in any job market and workplace employability skills
ability or instinct to act or take charge independently initiative
way or condition in which a person lives lifestyle
measure of position based on social and economic factors including education, income, occupation and wealth socioeconomic status
balance between work and personal responsibilities worklife balance
collection of past work used to document skills and achievements portfolio
institution of higher learning which offers teaching and research facilities university
institution of higher learning which offers associate degrees community college
institution of higher learning which offers training for specific careers technical school
requires 60 hours of coursework, usually taking two years to complete associatedegree
requires 120 hours of coursework, usually taking 4 years to complete bachelors degree
subject of specialization chosen by a student of an institution of higher learning major
advanced degree earned after completing a bachelors degree masters degree
highest level of degree available doctoral degree
activities falling outside of the normal, required curriculum of school extracurricular activites