to number something
a collection of star systems
a wrong action
put or add together
working together well
a kind of literacy or artistic work
insert marks to clarify the meaning
a collection of facts
a task given to you
to bear the weight of
to make a note
a brief statement or account of the main points of something.
combine (a number of things) into a coherent whole.
Connecting background knowledge to what you are reading
of or relating to sensation or the physical senses; transmitted or perceived by the senses.
a conclusion reached on the basis of evidence and reason
examine methodically and in detail the constitution or structure of (something, especially information), typically for purposes of explanation and interpretation.
evidence from a text (fiction or nonfiction) that you can use to illustrate your ideas and support your arguments.
Refers to information that is implied or inferred because it's not clearly stated
the objective analysis and evaluation of an issue in order to form a judgment
the subject of a talk, a piece of writing, a person's thoughts, or an exhibition; a topic.
language that uses words or expressions with a meaning that is different from the literal interpretation.
the patterns of rhythm and sound used in poetry.
a piece of writing that partakes of the nature of both speech and song that is nearly always rhythmical, usually metaphorical, and often exhibits such formal elements as meter, rhyme, and stanzaic structure.
elements are a strong visual means of indicating relationships.
literary work in which special intensity is given to the expression of feelings and ideas by the use of distinctive style and rhythm; poems collectively or as a genre of literature.
the use of symbols to represent ideas or qualities.
a story, poem, or picture that can be interpreted to reveal a hidden meaning, typically a moral or political one.
an expression designed to call something to mind without mentioning it explicitly; an indirect or passing reference.
Personal Digital Assistant
A person who writes computer programs
Represented all in zeros and ones
Reads the source code of the program as written by programmers
Text editor to write instructions into a file
Sequence of Python states that have been crafted to do something
Perform some set of statements repeatedly, usually with some variation
Get data from the “outside world”.
Display the results of the program on a screen or store them in a file
Perform statements one after another in the order they are encountered in the script.
Check for certain conditions and then execute or skip a sequence of statements
when your program has good syntax but there is a mistake in the order of the statements
A property of a program that can run on more than one kind of computer
An instruction that causes the Python interpreter to display a value on the screen
The process of formulating a problem, finding a solution, and expressing the solution
A set of instructions that specifies a computation
When a program displays a message and pauses for the user to type some input to the program
Stores programs and data and retains its information even when the power is turned off.
The meaning of a program
An error in a program that makes it do something other than what the programmer intended
A program in a high-level language
to get used to a new environment
a brand of compressed air
a method to grow plants
something to measure altitude
someone who hates the human race
something you look through to see fish
a form of government ruled by a king or queen
the study of space and stars
a bunch of people that watch a performance
a book you write about your life
a meter to measure pressure
something good that happens when you do something
a two wheeled vehicle that you pedal
someone who is loves/admires books (biblio)
the science of life
to meet your goal (deliver mail)
a period of one-hundred years
the center of an earthquake
the study of time
a location or to direct an act against
a group of people that life and work together
a small group of people that get together and talk (the school has them
an illegal item or substance (airport bags) (prison)
to get used to an environment
literary reference to a familiar thing
conflict with another character
the turning point in a story (comes after the rising action)
comparison of two or more similar objects
author's own account of his/her own life
story of a person's life written by someone else
the problem; something vs. something else
stretching the truth
the begining of a story
kind of writing that explains something
category or type (of literature)
the lesson of a story
person telling the story
words or phrases that convey the opposite meaning or expected outcome
problem from INSIDE of a person
main character of the story
sequence of events in a story
the author's attitude toward the subject of a work
group of lines forming a unit in a poem
point of view in which the reader knows all thoughts, feelings, and actions of all the characters
Facts and statistics collected together for reference or analysis
Practice or science of collecting and analyzing numerical data in large quantities
The entire pool from which a statistical sample is drawn
Official count or survey of a population
A small part or quantity intended to show what the whole is like
A numerical or other measurable factor forming one of a set that defines a system or sets the conditions of its operation
A fact or piece of data from a study of a large quantity of numerical data
Data expressing a certain quantity, amount or range
Is typically descriptive data and as such is harder to analyze than Quantitative data
Results from either a finite number of possible values or a countable number
Results from infinitely many possible values that can be on a continuous scale without gaps or interruptions
Level if measurement of data; characterizes data that consists of names, labels ,or categories only.
Characterizes data that may be arranged in order, but differences between data values either cannot be determined or are meaningless
Characterizes data that can be arranged in order, but differences between data values are meaningful
Characterizes data that can be arranged in order, for which differences between data values are meaningful, and there is an inherent zero starting point.
Study in which we observe and measure specific characteristics, but dont attempt to manipulate or modify the subjects being studied
Study in which data are observed, measured, and collected at one point in time
Longitudinal cohort study that follows over time a group of similar individuals who differ with respect to certain factors under study, to determinehow these factors affect rates of certain outcome
Studies a cohort of individuals that share a common exposure factor to determine its influence
a variable in a statistical model that correlates (directly or inversely) with both the dependent variable and an independent variable.
The practice of keeping patients in the dark as to whether they are receiving a placebo or not.
noun: placebo effect; plural noun: placebo effects a beneficial effect, produced by a placebo drug or treatment, that cannot be attributed to the properties of the placebo itself, and must therefore be due to the patient's belief in that treatment.
denoting a test or trial, especially of a drug, in which any information that may influence the behavior of the tester or the subject is withheld until after the test.
With a randomized block design, the experimenter divides subjects into subgroups called blocks, such that the variability within blocks is less than the variability between blocks. Then, subjects within each block are randomly assigned to treatment conditions.
the repetition of an experimental condition so that the variability associated with the phenomenon can be estimated.
type of probability sampling method in which sample members from a larger population are selected according to a random starting point and a fixed periodic interval.
One of the non-probability sampling methods
Type of sampling method where the researcher divides the population into seperate groups, called strata
sampling technique used when "natural" but relatively heterogeneous groupings are evident in a statistical population
the error caused by observing a sample instead of the whole population
the deviations of estimates from their true values that are not a function of the sample chosen, including various systematic errors and random errors that are not due to sampling.
a method of selecting a sample (random sample) from a statistical population in such a way that every possible sample that could be selected has a predetermined probability of being selected
subset of a statistical population in which each member of the subset has an equal probability of being chosen.
Subjects that are very carefully chosen
subjects are put into blocks through a process of random selection
A study of electric charges at rest.
This is a force that one echarge has on another.
Carries a positive charge
Carries a negative charge
Pushes objects apart
Pulls objects together
Metals are not _______.
Wood, rubber, and fabric are poor_________.
A material that can be both an insulator and a conductor.
This material can allow flow of electricity with no resistance.
Rubbing your socks on the carpet is charging by ________
Charging of an object without direct touching.
Allowing charges to move freely along a connection between a conductor and a ground.
Term applied to an atom or molecule in which the charges are aligned so that one side is slightly more positive or negative than the opposite side.
Smallest particle of matter that still has all the properties of matter.
Something that is not moving is _______.
Standard unit of charge is a________.
1.a comparison between two things, typically for the purpose of explanation or clarification
1.a short and amusing or interesting story about a real incident or person
1.a phrase or opinion that is overused and betrays a lack of original thought
1.the subject of a talk, a piece of writing, a person's thoughts, or an exhibition; a topic
a recurring subject, theme, idea, etc., especially in a literary, artistic, or musical work
1.an imitation of the style of a particular writer, artist, or genre with deliberate exaggeration for comic effect
1.a statement or proposition that, despite sound (or apparently sound) reasoning from acceptable premises, leads to a conclusion that seems senseless, logically unacceptable, or self-contradictory
1.a detailed analysis and assessment of something, especially a literary, philosophical, or political theory
1.place or deal with close together for contrasting effect
a metaphor introduced and then further developed throughout all or part of a literary work, especially a poem
a play on words
the part of a sentence or clause containing a verb and stating something about the subject
1.a subtle difference in or shade of meaning, expression, or sound
a comparison using "like" or "as"
a word free from limitations or qualifications
the word, phrase, or clause to which a pronoun refers
a long narrative poem
the one who tells the story
a story or narrated account
the use of figures of speech to create a vivid image
a conclusion one draws
the subject treated in a paragraph or work
a humorous imitation of serious work
a work in three parts
The colors in the spectrum of a side moving toward earth are shifted slightly toward blue.
A star that suddenly becomes brighter.
An observed change in the frequency of a wave when the source or observer is moving.
A large celestial body that is composed of gas and that emits light.
14 billion years ago, a sudden event that sent all matter and energy outward in all directions.
The coldest temperature possible.
Nightly luminous stars from main sequence stars that are more massive than the sun, which becomes larger than giants in their third stage.
A large cloud of gas or dust in interstellar space; a region in space where stars are born.
an object so massive and dense that even light cannot escape its gravity.
Pair of stars that revolve around each other and are held together by gravity.
A collection of stars, dust, and gas bound together by gravity.
The total amount of energy stars give off each second.
The brightness of a star as seen from earth.
The study of the origin, properties, and evolution of the universe.
A spiral galaxy in which the sun is one of hundreds of billions of stars.
What structure do these terms make up?
Time and place
Something that represents something else
Internal and/or external
A hint at what is to come
A category of literature
Main Idea of an essay
The dictionary meaning of a word
Compare using like or as
Events leading to the climax
Events leading to the conclusion
Person telling the story
Static, dynamic, stock, flat, round
A list of steps to finish a task. A set of instructions that can be performed with or without a computer. For example, the collection of steps to make a peanut butter and jelly sandwich is an algorithm.
Another term for parameter
A wireless method of sending information using radio waves.
A number or string (or other things to be named later) that can be stored in a variable or computed in an expression.
A way of representing information using only two options.
A name that refers to a value. Stores a piece of data, and gives it a specific name.
a data type that has two possible values: “true” and “false”
A relatively easy-to-remember address for calling a web page (like www.code.org).
An error in a program that prevents the program from running as expected.
The set of rules that defines the combinations of symbols that are considered to be a correctly structured document or fragment in that language.
A datatype that is a single character which can be a letter, number, or symbol.
One or more commands or algorithm(s) designed to be carried out by a computer.
Any finite sequence of characters (i.e., letters, numerals, symbols and punctuation marks)
Computers that exist only to provide things to others.
An instruction for the computer. Many commands put together make up algorithms and computer programs.
is a detailed, yet readable, description of what a computer program or algorithm must do, expressed in languages that humans use naturally rather than in a programming language
Information in a program that is meant for other programmers (or anyone reading the source code) and has no effect on the execution of the program
Finding and fixing errors in programs
A collection of instructions (algorithms) that performs a specific task when executed by a computer.
A name used inside a function to refer to the value which was passed to it as an argument.
Small chunks of information that have been carefully formed from larger chunks of information
The construct that allows the repeated execution of segment of code until a terminating condition has been satisfied
A repetitive action or command typically created with programming loops.
Break a problem down into smaller pieces.
Someone who acts safely, responsibly, and respectfully online
An action that causes something to happen.
A number assigned to any item that is connected to the Internet
A data type that represents a positive or negative whole number
The information about someone on the Internet.
Sometimes called a procedure. A named sequence of statements that performs some useful operation
Data to be entered into a computer for processing