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Gas Laws Crossword

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describes a relationship in nature that is supported by many experiments scientific law
volume and pressure are inversely proportional Boyles Law
volume and temperature are directly proportional Charles Law
it has never been this cold = zero K absolute zero
the pressure of a gas and the kelvin temperature are directly proportional Gay-Lussacs Law
combines Boyles, Charles, and Gay-Lussacs Laws combined gas law
the SI unit for the amount of substance mole
equal volumes of gases at the same temperature and pressure contain equal numbers of particles Avogadro's principle
22.4 L molar volume
describes the physical behavior of an ideal gas ideal gas law
0.0821 L-atm/mol-K R
a number written in front of a reactant or product of a chemical equation coefficient

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AP Psychology Unit 6! Crossword

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Decreasing response to stimulus with repeated exposure to it habituation
Conditioning/Learning-link 2 or more stimuli and learn to anticipate classical
Tendency, after response conditioned, for similar stimuli to elicit similar responses generalization
Learned ability to distinguish between conditioned stimulus and other irrelevant stimuli discrimination
Got dogs to salivate to sound of bell Pavlov
Did "Little Albert" and later-marketing and ads Watson
Conditioning-control behavior with reinforcers and punishers operant
Thorndike-behaviors followed by favorable become more likely, and vice versa. lawofeffect
Reinforcers guide behavior toward closer to desired shaping
Innately reinforces, satisfies bio. need primaryreinforcer
Studies on taste aversion Garcia
Process of observing and imitating a specific behavior modeling

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Evolution & Classification Crossword

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gradual change evolution
Survival of the fittest Natural Selection
Developed the idea of natural selection Charles Darwin
emergence of a new species Speciation
two or more populations evolve at the same time co-evolution
two or more species evolve to be different Divergent evolution
different species develop similar traits Convergent evolution
structures originating from the same type of tissue homologous structures
useless structure vestigial structure
strep throat Steptococcus
non-living pathogen harmful effects virus
production of antibodies active immunity
transfer of antibodies passive immunity
naming organisms based on scientific genus ans species binomial nomenclature
placing organisms in groups classification
identify species based on physical characteristics dichotomus key
diagram beginning with an outgroup organism cladogram
PROKARYOTIC BACTERIA
eukaryotic PROTIST
diagram beginning with common ancestor C H A V I R U S S L P D E E I S P C C D R I H A O A O R T T T W I I O B I S O M D I V E R G E N T E V O L U T I O N O N U H O M O L O G O U S S T R U C T U R E S M K I E C L A S S S I F I C A T I O N Y L N A T U R A L S E L E C T I O N O B M A V E S T I G I A L S T R U C T U R E C N C T C O N V E R G E N T E V O L U T I O N E L E R P A S S I V E I M M U N I T Y V I T O A C T I V E I M M U N I T Y L L R S U A P H Y L O G E N E T I C T R E E T D V R I O O E O G L P N R U T A T O M I C O O N C C U S Across Down 2 Non-living pathogen that causes harmful many conditions 7 Occurs when two species evolve to be more and more different over time 8 Structures that originate from the same type of tissue but may be used differently in different organisms 9 System of placing organisms in groups based on similarities 10 'Survival of the fittest' organisms that are the best suited for survival are the ones that successfully reproduce and pass on their beneficial characteristics; leads to evolution 12 A structure that may have once had a function in a species but has evolved to be useless over time 14 Occurs when different species develop similar traits for similar functions 15 Transfer of antibodies 16 Production of antibodies 19 A diagram beginning with a common ancestor 1 The man who voyaged to the Galapagos and developed the idea of natural selection, which contributes to evolution 3 The emergence of a new species due to natural selection 4 A multi-step tool used to identify a species based on physical characteristics it may possess 5 Eukaryotic organism (often single-celled); classified as plant-like,animal like or fungus-like 6 System of naming organisms based on their scientific genus and species 11 Prokaryotic, single-celled organisms 13 Occurs when two or more populations evolve at the same time 17 A diagram beginning with an outgroup organism 18 Genus of bacteria 20 The change in a species as a whole over time phylogenic tree

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Ecology Vocabulary Crossword

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A diagram showing all of the interconnected food chains in an ecosystem Food web
Large variety of organisms and species in an ecosystem Biodiversity
An organism that breaks down dead organisms Decomposer
A diagram that shows how energy decreases as it travels through the trophic levels of a food chain Energy Pyramid
A diagram showing a single pathway of energy transfer an ecosystem Food Chain
An organism that eats both plants and animals Omnivore
An organism that eats only other animals Carnivore
An organism that eats only other plants Herbivore
When two organisms fight over the same resource Competition
All of the different populations of organisms living in an area Community
All of the living space on earth Biosphere
Living and nonliving things interacting in an area Ecosystem
All of the members of the same species in an area Population
The organism that is hunted Prey
The organism that hunts others for food Predator
A trait that helps an organism survive Adaptation
The scarcest resource that limits a population's size Limiting Factor
The largest population size an ecosystem can hold Carrying Capacity
A type of relationship where one organism benefits while the other organism is harmed Parasitism
A type of symbiosis where one species benefits and the other is not helped or harmed Commensalism
A type of symbiosis where two organisms benefit from their relationship with each other Mutualism
A relationship where to species interact and one is benefitted Symbiosis
Living part of the environment; includes anything made by a living organism Biotic
Non living part of the environment Abiotic
Any organism able to make its own food (aka Producer) Autotroph
An organism that has to eat other living things to survive (aka consumer) Heterotroph
Used by organisms to do everything it needs to live Energy
Third level consumer. Often top of the food chain Tertiary Consumer
The 1st level consumer. Eats producers Primary Consumer

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Cancer Crossword

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Clinical breast exams and mammograms can help to detect this (2 words) BREAST CANCER
X-ray screening for breast cancer: MAMMOGRAM
knowledge or perception of a situation or fact A W A R E N E S S
the science of studying the nature of a disease P A T H O L O G Y
Another word for cancer M A L I G N A N T
what do you caLL an abnormal growth or mass of tissue? TUMOR
surgery to remove only the tumor and smallest amount of surrounding tissue L U M P E C T O M Y
in what condition do systems of a disease get reduced or no longer detectable REMISSION
medicines used to stop or slow the growth of cancer cells CHEMOTHERAPY
what is x-ray energy that kills cancer cells R A D I A T I O N
A type of tumor found in connective tissue SARCOMA
removal of tissue to check for cancer B I O P S Y
What is the most common histologic type of thyroid carcinoma Papillary
chemopreventive agents has been shown to lower prostate cancer occurrence Finasteride
delivery of radiation therapy through internal implants BRACHYTHERAPY
inflammation of the oral tissues STOMATITIS
substances produced by cells of the immune system to enhance production and functioning ofcomponents of the immune system CYTOKINES
loss of hair is a side effect of Chemotherapy ALOPECIA
programmed cell death APOPTOSIS

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Literary Devices Crossword

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Repetition of a beginning sound for effect. Alliteration
Reference to a well known character or event from history, literature etc. Allusion
Repetition of the sound of a vowel or diphthong. Ex: belt, felt Assonance
Reassurance of similar sounds especially consonants. Ex: pitter, patter. Consonance
A positive statement expressed by negating its opposite expressions. Litotes
a long narrative poem about someone who does heroic deeds. Ex: The Oddessy Epic
Language that uses words or expressions with a meaning that is different from the literal interpretation. Figurative Language
Poetry that is free from limitations of regular meter or rhythm and does not rhyme with fixed forms. Free Verse
Extreme Exaggeration. Hyperbole
Phrase or word stating one unlike thing is another Metaphor
Words that imitate sound. Onomatopoeia
Giving human qualities to inanimate objects. Personification
Repeats same word or phrase to make idea more clear Repetition
Correspondence of sound between the words or the endings of words especially when these are at the ends of lines of poetry. Rhyme
Comparing two unlike things using 'like' or 'as' Simile
The person telling the story. (Not to be confused with author) Speaker
A group of lines forming the basic reassuring metrical unit in a poem; a verse, Stanza
Mental Picture created by the way the author writes Imagery
Story poem or picture that can be interpreted to reveal a hidden meaning, typically a moral or political one. Ex: Animal Farm Allegory
Phrase so overused it lost its original meaning. Cliche
The use of humor, irony exaggeration or ridicule to expose and criticize peoples stupidity or vices. Ex: Animal Farm Satire

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Sports and Games Crossword

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A board game using pawns. chess
Horse _ _ _ _ _ _ is the 'Sport of Kings'. racing
A form of self-defence. karate
Sw_ _ _ _ _ _ is great in hot weather. swimming
The _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ has swimming, cycling and running. triathlon
A boxer needs _ _ _ _ _ _ gloves. boxing
The 'Tour de France' is a _ _ _ _ _ _ _ event. cycling
c i s n m g y a t s gymnastics
u d l o is a board game for four players. ludo
A fast indoor racquet and ball game. squash
a l l b e n t netball
Cross country running with a compass. orienteering
Motorbikes can travel at a fast _ _ _ _ _ . speed
r e l t w s i n g wrestling
Chelsea is a famous _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ club. football
You use a bow and arrow for this sport. archery
The colour a test cricketer wears. white
Have you played _ _ _ scotch? hop
Lionel Messi is a famous _ _ _ _ _ _ player. soccer
Some TALL people play this sport. basketball
_ _ _ _ gliding is an airy sport. hang
Can you _ _ _ _ - ski? water
Have you ridden on a _ _ _ bike? BMX
Snow - _ _ _ _ _ _ is a winter sport. skiing
Lydia Ko is very good at this sport. golf
You need a racquet and ball to play this sport. tennis
You need a good _ _ _ _ to go sailing. wind
d r i i a l B l s is an indoor table game. billiards
s c i t e l h t a athletics
The 'Americas Cup' is a _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ race. yachting
This sport is also known as ping-pong. tabletennis
A sport which is similar to softball. baseball
Have you ever been in a car r _ _ _ _ . rally
The strongest team wins a tug-o- _ _ _. war

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figurative language Crossword

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a comparison between two unlike things. metaphor
use of words that sounds like the objects or actions onomatopoeia
When something is said and is actually the opposite of what is meant irony
brief indirect reference to a person, place, or thing. allusion
comparison between two things in order to highlight similarity. analogy
A part is used to represent the whole, or whole of the part. synecdoche
Repetition of the same letter at the beginning of words. Alliteration
Repetition of vowel sounds. Assonance
Contradictory statements beside one another. oxymoron
Play on words Pun
Comparison using like or as Simile
Repetition of a word or phrase at beginning of clauses Anaphora
extreme exaggeration hyperbole
Giving human qualities to an animal or object personification
Softer word, substituted for a harsher word. Euphemism
Contradictory statement which actually makes sense or contains some truth. paradox

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Figurative Language Crossword Puzzle

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A group of lines in a poem stanza
poets use these to convey a meaning beyond the ordinary meaning figurativelanguage
the way poems are written and may or many not be sentences lines
words or phrases that appeal to the five senses imagery
comparison that does not use like or as metaphor
describes an animal or object with human qualitites personification
comparison using like or as simile
the narrator of the poem speaker
poets use this to reinforce a poem's meaning and mood rhythm
use of rhyming words within a single line of poetry internalrhyme
repeating of words, phrases or lines in a poem repifition
the use of words whose sounds suggest their meaning onomatopoeia
use of rhymes at the end of the lines endrhyme
the pattern created by stressed and unstressed syllales in a line of poetry meter
repeition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words alliteration
the pattern the end rhyme creates rhymescheme
repetition of sounds at the end of the words rhyme
how the writing makes the reader feel mood
exaggeration hyperbole
a phrase or expression that is overused cliche
a word or phrase that means something other than what is actually being said idiom
a play on a words double meaning or pronunciation pun
reference to another person, place, event, literary work, etc. allusion
a comparison between two things, typically on the basis of their structure and for the purpose of explanantion or clarification analogy
arrangement and relaionship of the parts of a piece of writing structure

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WILDLIFE CROSSWORD

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All free ranging vertebrates in their naturally associated environments. WILDLIFE
The condition where in the breeding, care and feeding of animals are more or less controlled by man. DEMESTICATION
Domestic Animals which have reverted to the wild state. FERAL ANIMALS
The art of making land produce valuable populations of wildlife. WILDLIFE MANAGEMENT
The habitat of earth occupied by living organisms. BIOSPHERE
All the materials and processes in the surroundings of an organisms or population. ENVIRONMENT
The study of relationships between organisms and the environment. ECOLOGY
It is the kind of biotic community, or set of biotic communities in which an animal or population lives. HABITAT
Te combination of biotic community and physical environment. ECOSYSTEM
Biological changes that fit an animal for survival and reproduction within a particular environment or within a limited range of environments. ADAPATATIONS
A term referring o forest. SYLVATIC
Any materials provided by nature from which living things draw their substances. NATURAL RESOURCES
A two-way movement, usually between seasonally used home ranges. MIGRATION
The cessation of existence of a species or group of taxa reducing biodiversity. EXTINCTION
Pairing male and one female for at least one breeding season. MONOGAMY
A group of living organisms consisting of similar individuals capable of exchanging genes or interbreeding. SPECIES
A range of different species. DIVERSITY
An animal that feeds on plants. HERBIVORE
An animal that feeds on flesh CARNIVORE
An animal that eats both food of both plants and animal origin. OMNIVORE
A region of transition between two biological communities. ECOTONE
Resources are limited in that environment. LIMITING FACTOR
An area of cooperation. TRANSITION ZONE
An animal born in a specific habitat. NATIVE
An ecological unit composed of a group of organisms. COMMUNITY

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