Equestrian Vocabulary Crossword

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Apr 11, 2016
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The smooth arc of the horse’s body, from poll to croup, over a jump: BASCULE
To trim the mane so short that the hairs stand up, done for appearance, ease of care or to keep the mane out of the way of the rider: ROACH
Used to describe an untrained horse or one that is just beginning its training; also used to describe an inexperienced rider: GREEN
At the halt, horse stands with straight legs and the four hooves are at each corner of an imaginary rectangle – that is without and feet forward or back: SQUARE
The traditional warning to be aware of an approaching horse: HEADS UP
A type of equine that should not measure higher than 14.2 hands when fully grown: PONY
What some horses do with their tails to indicate excitement and exhilaration, considered a “trait” of the Arabian, but any horse may do it under the right circumstances: FLAG
One of the main classifications of bits that work through leverage CURB
A horse in healthy condition, the word usually refers to an absence of lameness: SOUND
A horse striking itself on any part of one leg with the hoof of another leg: INTERFERENCE
To rise and sink back into the saddle in rhythm with the trot in order to make the gait more comfortable for the rider: POSTING
To lead another horse from horseback, excellent way to get two horses legged up at the same time if they are acceptable to it: PONY
Western term for a horse with a reddish, light brown body color and a mane and tail of the same color as the body: SORREL
When a horse suddenly startles at a real or imagined event or object, such as the rustling of tree branches: SPOOK
The left side of a horse: NEAR
The highest part of the back, where it meets the base of the neck and the point where a horse’s height is measured from the ground: WITHERS
Cushioning layer of material with which a stall is floor is covered for comfort and to absorb moisture: BEDDING
Term used to describe an excitable horse: HOT
The highest portion of a horse’s head, just behind its ears: POLL
Term used to describe animals that naturally exhibit the need for companionship & in the wild live in herds; the horse is an example of an animal with this natural behavior, happier in a group then alone: GREGARIOUS
Horse shown over fences and judged on its style, manners, way of going and elegant style over the fence: HUNTER
Term used when watching a sound horse trot, using all limbs equally and moving to the clean 2-beat tempo of the gait (or if a ASB 5-gaited horse, the 4-beat tempo of the slow-gait or rack): SQUARE
Horse that has been trained to be ridden and is generally quiet and complacent: BROKE
Post(s) that hold the cups in which the rails of a jump are rest (set): STANDARD
Elastic V-shaped portion of the sole of the foot located between the bars; absorbs concussion and provides traction: FROG
Call for a reverse of direction when working in an arena: CHANGE REIN

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Horse Words Crossword

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Mar 9, 2017
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What can you tell by looking at your horse's teeth? Age
What is the fastest gait (speed) of the horse Gallop
The person who trims the horse's hooves (also called blacksmith) Farrier
The piece of equipment the horse wears on it's head when being ridden Bridle
The two-beat gait Trot
What is the long hair that grows on your horse's neck called? Mane
A large, white spot on your horse's forehead Star
What do you put your feet in while you are riding? Stirrups
When you're trotting, what is it called when you stand up and down? Posting
The mane for a baby horse Foal
An orange coloured horse. Also the word for the scabby bump on the inside of a horse's leg Chestnut
How many inches are there in one hand? Four
What do you yell when you enter the arena? Door
An equine that is under 14.2 hands tall Pony

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Computer Basics ! Crossword

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Aug 12, 2016
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an electronic device that manipulates information, or data. It has the ability to store, retrieve, and process data Computer
any part of your computer that has a physical structure, such as the keyboard or mouse. Hardware
any set of instructions that tells the hardware what to do and how to do it Softwarwe
the metal and plastic box that contains the main components Computer Case
one of the main ways to communicate with a computer. Keyboard
another important tool for communicating with computers. Commonly known as a pointing device. Mouse
is used to print documents, photos, and anything else that appears on your screen. printer
is the computer's main circuit board motherboard
your system's short-term memory RAM
where your software, documents, and other files are stored hard drive
is the most important software that runs on a computer. It manages the computer's memory and processes, as well as all of its software and hardware. It also allows you to communicate with the computer without knowing how to speak the computer's language operating system
What id a shorter term for Wireless Internet Connection Wifi
is a type of software that allows you to perform specific tasks app
llows you to write a letter, design a flyer, and create many other types of documents word proccessor
the tool you use to access the Internet web browser
any type of software that is designed to damage your computer or gain unauthorized access to your personal information Malware
measured in megahertz (MHz), or millions of instructions per second; and gigahertz (GHz), or billions of instructions per second. speed
When you save a file, the data is written to the hard drive, which acts as long-term storage
is responsible for what you see on the monitor video card
also called an audio card—is responsible for what you hear in the speakers or headphones sound card

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Math Terms Crossword Puzzle

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Feb 23, 2016
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A two-termed polynomial is a __________. binomial
In a term, the sum of the exponents on the variables is the _______ __ __ ______ degreeofaterm
A _________ is an algebraic expression made by adding or subtracting terms. polynomial
The number that a variable is being multiplied with is called the __________. coefficient
An __________ is a mathematical statement that says two expressions are equal. equation
Numbers, variables, and the products of numbers and variables are all ______. terms
A term with no variables, that's value remains the same is a ________ _____ constantterm
A mathematical phrase with operators connecting numbers and variables is an _________. expression
A three-termed polynomial is a _________. trinomial
The degree of the term with the greatest degree is the _______ __ __ ________ degreeofapolynomial
Terms that have the same variable(s) raised to the same exponent(s) are ______ ______. liketerms
Terms with different variables, or the same variables raised to different exponents are ________ ______. unliketerms
A one-termed polynomial is a _________. monomial
A letter representing a number or value that can change or vary is a _________. variable
When the terms of a polynomial are ordered from highest to lowest degree is known as __________ ______. standardform
Numbers or variables that form a product are ________. factors

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Banking Terms Crossword

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Feb 28, 2016
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Bank branch offices, hours of operation, availability of ATM Location
Direct deposit, automatic payments, overdraft protects, online banking, discounts or free checking for students Special Features
Monthly charges, per check costs, printing of checks, balance inquiry cost, ATM checks Fees
Minimum balance, holding period for deposited checks Restrictions
An payment system where bills are paid through direct withdrawal from a bank account Automatic Payment
A financial cooperative owned by its members to serve its members. It offers the same financial services as a bank Credit Union
Allow customers to get cash and conduct banking transactions ATM
An account that allows you to deposit money and write checks on that account. Checking Account
The amount of money currently in an account Balance
A business that keeps money safe fro its customers, lends money to borrowers, and provides other financial services Bank
A banking card that can be used to purchase goods and services electronically. The amount is transferred immediately. Debit Card
The least amount of money a bank requires when opening an account Minimum Deposit
The money put into a bank account Deposit
A savings or checking account set up in the names of more than one person Joint Account
The money a bank pays for the use of a person’s money. Interest is referred to in terms of annual percentage rate (APR) Interest
Tells how much money you currently have in your account (account balance) Inquiry
A secret number or code that protects the security of an account PIN
An amount of money taken out of an account Withdrawal
A bank account that allows you to put money away to use later. The bank pays interest in exchange for the use of the money in the account Savings Account
Business done with a bank, including deposits, and withdrawals Transaction
A bank employee who performs banking services for the public, such as cashing checks and accepting deposits Teller

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Figurative Language Crossword Puzzle

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Oct 13, 2016
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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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Acids and Bases Crossword

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Oct 25, 2016
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a scale that determines how acidic or basic a solution is pH scale
chemicals that change colors when put in an acid or base to determine what it is Indicator
a substance that can donate hydrogen ions Acids
a substance that can accept hydrogen ions because it has a hydroxide ion base
a solution that isn't an acid or a base neutral
an indicator that turns red in an acidic solution litmus paper
the process of turning an acid more basic and a base more acidic neutralization
a liquid mixture that could be defined as an acid or base solution
pH stands for potential.... hydrogen
a basic solution used to clean drains draincleaner
an acidic solution that comes from lemons lemonjuice
a proton is a hydrogen ion so acids are often called... protondonor
since the hydroxide ion in a base can combine with a hydrogen ion, bases are often called... proton accepter
an acid with a pH of 1 strongacid
an acid with a pH of 6 weakacid
a base with a pH of 14 strongbase
a base with a pH of 8 weakbase
an acid can donate these ions hydrogenions
bases have these ions hydroxideions
the processby which a precipitate forms precipitation

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Computer Science Vocabulary Crossword

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Sep 9, 2016
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A sequence of instructions suitable for processing by a computer. COMPUTERPROGRAM
The rules that govern the structure of language statements; in particular, the rules for forming statements in a source language correctly. SYNTAX
An error in the rules that govern the structure of language statements. SYNTAXERROR
A program that runs in the context of a browser. APPLET
A program that runs when translated by a Java computer. APPLICATION
Binary digit. The smallest unit of information for data storage and transmission. Each bit is considered to be either a "0" or a "1". BIT
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Hardware, software, or both, that allow a user to interact with and perform operations on a system, program, or other device. USERINTERFACE
A program that translates a program into machine code that can be converted into an executable program (an object program). COMPILER
An ordered set of well-defined instructions for the solution of a problem in a finite number of steps. ALGORITHM
Used to describe a complete data processing system, with the flow of data through clerical operations involved, down to the level of individual programs, but excluding such programs. FLOWCHART

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U.S. History: Civil Rights Movement Crossword

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May 11, 2017
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arrested for refusing to give up her seat on a bus Rosa Parks
first black justice on the Supreme Court Thurgood Marshall
student non-violent coordinating committee SNCC
formed to use activism and non-violent protest to bring an end to segregation SCLC
law designed to help end formal and informal barriers to African American suffrage (1965) Voting Rights Act
made racial, religious, and sex discrimination by employers illegal (1964) Civil Rights Act
rode on interstate buses into the segregated southern U.S. to test the ruling of unsegregated public places Freedom Riders
overturned Plessy v. Ferguson Brown v Board
boycott of city buses led by Dr. MLK Montgomery Bus Boycott
segregation imposed by law de jure
segregation resulting from economic or social conditions or personal choice de facto
state level legal codes of segregation, such as literacy tests and poll taxes Jim Crow Laws
led black community to peaceful nonviolence protests against the injustices they faced MLK
association founded in 1909 to work for racial equality NAACP
activist in civil rights; leader of SNCC Stokely Carmichael
1963 demonstration in which more than 200,000 people rallied for economic equality and civil rights March on Washington
organization of militant African Americans founded in 1966 Black Panthers
social movement in the U.S. in which people organized to demand equal rights for African Americans and other minorities Civil Rights Movement
required citizens of a state to pay a special tax in order to vote poll taxes
first black major league baseball player Jackie Robinson
Arkansas governor Orval Faubus called the National Guard to keep black students from enrolling in Little Rock's Central High School; President Eisenhower sent the Army to force integration for the students Little Rock Nine
organized the United Farm Workers Cesar Chavez

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Digital Photography: Terms Review Crossword

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Feb 21, 2017
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The size of the opening in the lens determining the depth of focus. aperture
A graph that helps illustrate the dark, light, and color values captured by the camera sensor. histogram
A setting that helps determine how sensitive your camera is to light ISO
Two words used to describe a type of photograph that is taken using a slow shutter speed to achieve artistic blur. LongExposure
This mode is ideal because it allows you to control all aspects of shooting quality. Manual
A common problem seen in under lit images with an ISO that is too high. Grain
This file format is best for true photographers to shoot in because it preserves the highest quality without RAW
Better photo compositions can be achieved when an image is divided into 3 parts horizontally and vertically. ruleofthirds
This setting determines how long or short your cameras capture time is. shutterspeed
This eye-opening allows you to preview your image. Viewfinder
The screen on the back of your camera that allows you to view settings and preview images. LCDDisplay
A setting you'll need to adjust based on the temperature of your light source. WhiteBalance
Your camera's storage. SDCard
A common image file type that is universally readable but does not preserve all captured image data. JPEG
This determines the sharpness of an object based on the adjustment made directly to the lens. Focus
An idea that suggests a subject's nose should be pointed toward the empty space in the frame. breathingroom
A discipline of photography that emphasizes detail normally not recognized. Macro
A discipline of photography that focuses on an individual and captures their essences. Portrait
A phrase that often appears as an acronym and the name to which we give the type of cameras we use in this class. DigitalSinglelensreflex

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The Outsiders Crossword

Created
Sep 26, 2016
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what did johnny want pony to stay Gold
What's the Gang’s symbol Jacket
The church caught on Fire
Another name for rumble Fight
Who did the Police shot Dallas
What was Bob, Dally and Johnny’s fate Dead
What did cherry throw in Dally’s face Coke
Who became a greaser spy Cherry
Dally pointed an unloaded what at the police Gun
The West-end Gang Socs
Who did Johnny kill Bob
Place where Johnny died Hospital
Dally injured what getting Johnny out of the church Arm
What weapon did johnny use to kill bob Knife
Who killed bob and saved the children Johnny
Reason Darry Fought; Pony’s hair symbolizes his Pride
Johnny’s note said that there is still what In the world Good
Who tried to call off the big rumble Randy
What was Johnny’s gift to Pony Book
Pony’s oldest brother Darry
What does Pony smoke Cigarettes
Darry hit pony because he was Late
Pony and Johnny fell asleep in the empty Lot
Who is the Middle brother Sodapop
Who was Cherry’s Soc sidekick Marcia
East-end gang Geasers
Who is the narrator in the book Ponyboy
Johnny rejects a visit from who Mother
Pony broke the end off what item and threatened the socs with it Bottle
What is the name of the book pony read to johnny Gone with the wind
Where was pony almost drowned Fountain

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