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chapter 8 vocabulary

business organization an establishment formed to carry on commercial enterprise sole proprietorship a business owned and managed by a single individual business license authorization to start a business issued by the local government zoning law law in a city or town that designates separate areas for residency and for business liability the legally bound obligation […]

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Business Law Chapter 10 Vocabulary

Bid Rigging Competitors’ agreement that one bidder will have the lowest bid for a particular job Competency License State requirement for people in certain occupations and businesses to pass exams and receive a license Compounding a Crime Accepting something of value for a promise not to inform on or prosecute a suspected criminal Lottery Game […]

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AP Human Geography Chapter 12 Key issue 3

Business services in global cities Global cities are most closely integrated into the global economic system because they are at the center of the flow of information and capital. Business services including law, banking, insurance, accounting, and advertising, concentrate in disproportionately large numbers in global cities Headquarters of large corporations are clustered in global cities […]

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AP Government Vocabulary

Affirmative action LBJ’s executive order-designed to correct the effects of past discrimination; requirement by law that positive steps be taken to increase the number of minorities in business, schools, colleges, and labor Agenda setting The process of forming the list of matters that policymakers intend to address Amendment A revision/change to a bill, law, or […]

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AP Geography – Chapter 13

annexation legally adding land area to a city in the United States census a complete enumeration of a population census tract ab area delineated by the U.S. Bureau of the Census for which statistics are published; in urban areas, census tracts correspond roughly to neighborhoods central business district the area of a city where retail […]

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College Composition Vocabulary Chapters 1 & 2

Affinity a preference Fledgling new Hackneyed worn out Incessant nonstop Opulence riches Proximity nearness Sagacious intelligent Supplant to replace Unassailable undeniable Voluminous large Brusque blunt Dispassionate unemotional Effervescent lively Indefatigable never getting tired Misanthrope an antisocial person Morose gloomy Nonchalance lack of concern Progeny offspring Sotic showing no distress Voracious greedy

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Pakuranga College Starter Vocabulary

Pakuranga Name of the College. teacher Someone who teaches students. student Someone who goes to school, college or university. international office Where students from different countries can go for help. student centre This is where the Health Centre and International Office are. health centre Where students go for medical help. stationary office Next to the […]

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Vocabulary for the College Bound Student, Chapter 9

basso lowest male voice; bass baritone male voice between bass and tenor tenor adult male voice between baritone and alto alto highest male voice; lowest female voice, the contralto contralto lowest female voice mezzo-soprano female voice between contralto and soprano soprano highest singing voice in women and boys coloratura ornamental passages (runs, trills, etc.) in […]

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Vocabulary for the College Bound-Book D: Lesson 7

Anecdote A short account or story Cerebral Relating to the brain; intelligent Churlish Boorish or vulgar; surly Cogent Convincing; sound Convoluted Intricate, difficult to discern Entreat To ask or petition for; plead Gibberish Nonsense; unintelligible speech Incumbent Obligatory; necessary Inimical Adverse; hostile Livid Angry, furious Lurid Sensational; ghastly Promulgate To announce; to make known Spurious […]

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Vocabulary for the College Bound Student Credit 3

Dyspepsia 1. Difficult digestion; indigestion. (ant. eupepsia) 2. Ill humor; disgruntlement. Monophobia Fear of being alone. Dysentery Inflammation of the large intestine. Euthanasia Controversial practice of mercifully putting to death a person suffering from an incurable, painfully distressing disease. (literally, \”advantageous death\”) Philharmonic Pertaining to a musical organization, such as a symphony orchestra. (originally, \”loving […]

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SAT College Board Practice Test 6 Vocabulary

profundity the quality of being profound; depth quixotic extravagantly chivalrous or romantic; visionary, impractical, or impracticable agnostic a person who denies or doubts the possibility of ultimate knowledge in some area of study venality the condition or quality of being venal; openness to bribery or corruption trite characterized by hackneyed expressions, ideas, etc adroit expert […]

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Chapters 13-15 Vocabulary

American Temperance Society Founded in Boston in 1826 as part of a growing effort of nineteenth century reformers to limit alcohol consumption. Brook Farm Transcendentalist commune founded by a group of intellectuals, who emphasized living plainly while pursuing the life of the mind. The community fell into debt and dissolved when their communal home burned […]

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Debate Crossword Vocabulary

Debate To argue both sides of a topic. Fact Something proven to be true. Opinion A feeling or belief. Quote To write exactly what someone said. Resolve Making a firm decision to do something. Proposition A subject to be debated. Evidence Facts and examples that prove something. Persuade To try to convince someone. Contention A […]

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Geography 1-4

T/F: The Earth’s circumference is close to 40,000 kilometers. true The perihelion is during the month of ________. January In angular measurement, a minute contains ________ seconds. 60 T/F: Our solar system is known as the Milky Way. false The shape of Earth’s orbit around the ______ is an ellipse. Sun The ________ is a […]

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AP Human Geography Exam

Geography To write about the earth Purpose of Early Geography Studied places and regions for practical purposes Eratosthenes -One of the world’s first cartographers -Head librarian at Alexandria -Coined the term geography -Computed the Earth’s circumference Ptolemy -Efforts represent a significant early contribution to both geography and the technical aspects of early cartography -Published his […]

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OB Vocabulary

Elective abortion is the interruption of a pregnancy before the 20th week of gestation at the woman’s request for reasons other than maternal health or fetal disease. Follicular phase Is the period during which an ovum matures. It begins w/ 1st day of menstrual cycle and ends about 14 days later in a 28 day […]

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AutoCAD Vocabulary

layers Components of the AutoCAD overlay system that allow you to separate objects into logical groups for formatting and display purposes. line conventions Standards related to line thickness, type, and purpose. Object Line Show the visible contour or outline of objects. Hidden Line Represent features hidden in view. Center Line Identify centers and axes of […]

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Vocabulary from Chapter 2: Problem-Solution Essays

face (verb) to have to deal with a difficult situation, to have a problem, to confront something difficult Examples: 1. Everyone _______ problems. 2. Language, immigration status, getting jobs, and emotions are some issues that immigrants _____. propose (verb) to officially suggest that something be done, to suggest Examples: 1. Smith _______ that the rules […]

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Population Geography Essay Questions

Critical Thinking-Migration has been a part of our history since the beginning of time and it’s in our nature. In your opinion will migration increase or decrease in future years? Provide examples and explain why. I believe that migration will increase in future years. -Examples 1. People will increasingly leave one place and go to […]

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Problem Solution Essay Vocabulary

problem a thing that is difficult to deal with or to understand solution a way of solving a problem or dealing with a difficult situation fact a thing that is known to be true, especially when it can be proved opinion your feelings or thoughts about somebody/something, rather than a fact cause the person or […]

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Geography Semester 1 Notes

Inca rulers paid their laborers in clothing and food. True \”Quechua\” refers to the people, the religion, and the language of the native people of South America. True The higher social classes loved Eva Peron as much as the lower social classes. False. Evita was not as revered by upper social classes as she was […]

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