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1-20 Literary Word Terms Puzzle Crossword

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How the author presents the story to a reader; second person, first person, third person Point of view
Message of the story; the big idea Theme
The choice of words by the writer/author Diction
Figure of speech which depends on a non-literal meaning of the words used. ex; simile, metaphor Figurative Language
Figure of speech that makes a comparison using words "like" or "as" Simile
Brief and indirect reference to a person, place, thing or idea of historical, cultural, literary, or political significance. Allusion
Parts of the sentence are grammatically the same or similar in construction Parallelism
One long syllable followed by a short syllable Trochaic
Having two successful lines that rhyme in a verse Couplet
"not so awkward" pause in the middle of a line of poetry Caesura
A recurring element that holds a symbolic meaning/significance in a story Motif
Comparing two unlikely things in a clever way Conceit
Using large groups to refer to a smaller group or vice versa Synecdoche
a literary technique that is lyrical in nature, but not very lengthy Ode
Illustrating one or more lessons/principles in an instructive way Parable
The person telling the story and setting the point of view Narrator
Includes animals, legendary creatures, plants, inanimate objects or forces of nature to show a moral lesson Fable
Person who is understood to be speaking Persona
Literal definition of a word Denotation
Developing characters and creating images of the characters for the readers Characterization

Types of Sentences Crossword

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Type of sentence that asks questions. interrogative
Punctuation that a declarative sentence ends in. period
Type of sentence that is most commonly used. declarative
Antonym of imperative. unimportant
Kind of sentence that ends in either an exclamation mark or a period. imperative
These sentences are sometimes considered _______. clauses
Exclamatory sentences are used to express strong ________. emotions
Type of sentence that can only be ended with an exclamation mark. exclamatory
Declarative sentences are used to share __________. information
Synonym of important. crucial

computing Crossword

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A sequence of data values, usually bytes, which usually stand for characters. string
a number which is not a fraction; a whole number. integer
The central module of an operating system kernel
The repetition of a process or utterance. iteration
Discarded electronic appliances such as mobile phones, computers, and televisions. e-waste
One of the three basic logic structures in computer programming. The other two logic structures are selection and loop. sequence
a process or set of rules to be followed in calculations or other problem-solving operations, especially by a computer algorithm
is a computer program that performs the translation of a program written in a given programming language into a functionally equivalent program in a different computer language translator
a program that converts instructions into a machine-code or lower-level form so that they can be read and executed by a computer compiler
a program that can analyse and execute a program line by line. interpreter
the place where an algorithm or program branches in different directions. selection
where information is organized in layers nesting
any positive or negative number. real
any letter, number, space, punctuation mark, or symbol that can be typed on a computer. character
a value that can change, depending on conditions or on information passed to the program. variable
a value that never changes. constant
introduce names in a program, for example the names of variables, namespaces, functions and classes. declaration
the allocation of someone or something as belonging to a particular group or category assignment
A symbol that represents a specific action. For example, a plus sign (+) is an operator that represents addition. operator
The act of getting so drunk while playing a cooperative online game that your team has not chance of success. murch

Declaration of Independence Crossword

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Who has the first and the biggest signature on the Declaration of Independence? John Hancock
Who was the oldest person to sign the Declaration of Indepencence? Benjamin Franklin
Who wrote the Preamble? John Adams
Who was the last person to sign the Declaration of Independence? Matthew Thornton
What crime were the signers commit when they signed the Declaration Independence? Treason
How many people signed the Declaration of Independence 56
What year was the Declaration of Independence written? 1776
What was the age difference between the youngest and oldest signer? 44 years
What day celebrates the signing of the Declaration of Independence? July 4
Who wrote everything but the Preamble of the Declaration of Independence? Thomas Jefferson
How many days did it take to write the Declaration of Independence? 17 days
How many grievances were there in the List of Grievances? 27
How many signers were from England? Eight
Who helped write the Declaration of Independence but did not sign it? Robert Livingston
What was the average age of the signers? 45
What state had the most amount of signers? Pennsylvania
What state had the least amount of signers? Rhode Island
What day was the Declaration of Independence actually signed? July 2
What person was the List of Grievances written about? King George
How many colonies were there when the Declaration of Independence was written? 13
How many people who signed the Declaration of Independence became president? 2
What is the name of the opening statement of the Declaration of Independence? Preamble
What future president did not sign the Declaration of Independence? George Washington
Where was the Declaration of Independence signed? Philadelphia
Where was the Declaration of Independence during World War 2? Fort Knox
Who was the only person to live to the 50th anniversary of the signing? Charles Carroll
How many signers died on the 50th anniversary of the signing? Two
What city has the Declaration of Independence been in since December 12. 1952? Washington DC
What city rioted after George Washington read the Declaration of Independence in City Hall? New York City
How many signers were educated at Harvard University? Seven

STAAR Review Crossword

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He was as brave as a lion. Simile
He lies so much! I am surprised that his nose has not grown like Pinocchio's. Allusion
It was windy in New Orleans during hurricane Katrina. Understatement
For, And, Nor, But, Or, Yet, So FANBOYS
Type of language to express an idea or thought. Figurative Language
I was so hungry, I could eat a horse. Hyperbole
A phrase that cannot stand alone and needs additional punctuation and words to be a complete thought. Dependent
Boom! Onomatopoeia
Since, While, When, (appears in a dependent clause) Subordinate
Punctuation used to separate sentences and phrases. Comma
A phrase that can stand alone and is a complete thought. Independent
A thought of the past which interrupts a scene in a text. Flashback
At lest 2 independent clauses separated by a fanboy. Compound
The stars winked at me. Personification
The name of the test English I and English II will be taking soon!! STAAR
1 independent and at least 1 dependent clause. Complex
March 13-17 Spring Break
A warning or indication for the future. Foreshadowing
Her long hair was a flowing golden river. Metaphor
The groom had cold feet at the wedding. Idiom

Job Readiness Word Search

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Value
Taxes
Skill
Resume
Refenence
Qualifications
Opportunity
Occupation
Networking
Net Wages
Job
Internal Revenue Service
Interest
Gross Wages
Goal
Experience
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Geologic Time and Earth's History Crossword

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A time when many species such as humans came to be. CenozoicEra
A global extinction that causes at least 80% of a species to die. K-T Extinction
A tool used to relate geological events to time. Geologists often use this. Geologic Time Scale
The earliest period of Earth's history. Precambrian Time
The largest section of geological time. Eon
The era when dinosaurs were alive. Mesozoic Era
A span of time defined by large events. Era
One of the subdivisions on the geological time scale. Also a punctuation mark. Period
The second smallest division in geologic time. Epoch
The extinction of dinosaurs happened within this era. Paleozoic Era
Measurement of age in exact years. Absolute age
The isotope that undergoes radioactive decay in a nuclear reaction. Parent Isotope
Unchanged fossil remains from extinct or dead animals. Original Remains
A buried surface seperating two rock masses of different ages. Uncomformity
The product atom formed during radioactive decay in a nuclear reaction. Daughter Atom
A technique used to date materials such as rocks or carbon. Radioactive dating
States that the oldest rocks will be at the bottom and will have formed first. Law of Superposition
Rings on a tree trunk representing a single year's growth with each line. tree rings
The remains or impression of a prehistoric organism. Fossil
The age of something in relation to something else. Relative Age
A fossil that is used for dating and correlating the strata in which it is found. Index fossil
A fossil of a footprint rather than the animal itself. trace fossil
A core sample typically removed from an ice sheet. Ice Cores
A fossil found in rock that was created long after the animal of it died. Rock Fossil
the time taken for a radioactive isotope to fall to half of its original value. Half-life

Legislative Branch Crossword

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There are two from each state elected Senators
Senate represent______________ as a whole state
House of Senate is elected for a term of ___________ . six years
The Legislative Branch has a structure built with a __________ of two houses Congress
The number of ______________________ are based on state popluation. House of Representatives
Each House of Rep. represents a certain ___________. district
House of Rep. must be at least _________ years old twenty five
Senators must be at least _________ years old thirty
Both houses must be a ___________ of the state which elects him. resident
The _______ may approve all treaties & appointments made by the President Senate
The ________ may initiate money bills House
The Senate may ______ impeached officials try
The House may bring charges of ________________ against elected officials impeachment
The House may elect a ________ if no candidate receives a majority of the electoral votes President
The Senate may elect a _______________ if no candidate receives a majority of the electoral votes Vice President
How many House of Rep. are up for election during an election year? all
How many Senators are up for election during an election year? onethird
Which house is responsible for coining money, making laws, & declaring war? both

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