frog genetics ? frog gene ��

Term Definition
genetics the study of how traits are passed from one generation to the next
heredity the passing of trains from parent to offspring
chromosome condensed strand of genetic material, made up of DNA
gene section of DNA that codes for a specific trait
trait a characteristic inherited from parents
DNA is the genetic information of an organism that is passed from parent to offspring
allele different forms of a gene represented with a letter
heterozygous 2 different alleles for a trait
homozygous 2 of the same alleles for a trait
dominant trait R
recessive trait r
genotype two alleles put together ( Rr, rr, RR )
phenotype what you see
punnett square shows possible outcomes of a genetic cross

vocab unit 3

Question Answer
allot v. to assign or distribute in shares or portions.
audacious adj. bold, adventurous, reckless daring.
comply v. to yield to a request or command.
grapple n. An iron hook used to grab and hold.
grapple v. to come to grips with, wrestle or fight with.
instigate v. to urge on; to stir up, start, incite.
myriad adj. in very great numbers;
myriad n. a very great number;
prodigious adj. immense; extraordinary in bulk, size, or degree
skittish adj. extremely nervous and easily frightened; shy or timid; extremely cautious; unstable, undependable.
tether n. a rope or chain used to fasten something to a fixed object; the outer limit of strength or resources;
tether v. to fasten with a rope or chain.
unison n. a sounding together; agreement or accord.
amass v. to bring together, collect, gather, especially for oneself; to come together, assemble.
devoid not having or using, lacking.
elite n. the choice part of a group of people or things;
elite adj. superior
incapacitate v. to deprive of strength or ability; to make legally ineligible.
longevity n. long life, long duration, length of life.
perspective n. A point of view or general standpoint from which different things are viewed, physically or mentally; the appearance to the eye of various objects at a given time, place, or distance.
perturb v. to trouble, make uneasy; to disturb greatly; to throw into confusion.
relevant adj. connected with or related to the matter at hand.
vie v. to compete; to strive for victory or superiority.
willfull adj. stubbornly self-willed; done on purpose, deliberate.

Hicks Park Breakfast

Spanish English
bacon tocino
cafe coffee
butter mantequilla
cereal cereal
cereal bowl tazon de cereal
cream crema
cream cheese crema de queso
eggs huevos
jam mermelada
milk leche
oatmeal avena
orange juice jugo de naranja
sugar azucar
toast pan tostado

Fixing your credit

Term Definition
Credit Score Your credit score is a numerical rating of your credit-worthiness (how likely you are to pay off your debts
Credit Report A credit report is a record that details a person's credit history
FICO FICO is an acronym for the Fair Isaac Corporation, the company that developed the FICO score, which is the most commonly used credit score in the United States
Credit History Credit history is a record of a person's borrowing and repayment activity
Credit Bureaus Credit bureaus, also called credit agencies or credit reporting agencies, are companies that collect credit information about individuals.
Credit risk How likely or unlikely you are to pay back money loaned to you.
Debt Money you owe
Identity Theft When someone steals your private information, like your date of birth and Social Security number, and uses it to make unauthorized purchases.
Installment Loan Loan with equal number of payments of the same amount over a fixed period of time
Interest Rate The percentage of a loan amount you pay in order to borrow the money.

periodic table

Question Answer
What is the third element lithium
5th boron
4th beryllium
6th carbon
7th nitrogen
1st hydrogen
2nd helium
8th oxygen
10th neon
9th fluorine
11th sodium
12th magnesium
15th phosphorous
14th silicon

Vocab

Term Definition
Altar Structure
Stern Strict
Hover Hang
Pod Vessel
Parole Conditional
Wilt Limp
Plot Area
Bodega Shop
Trough Narrow
Obituary Notice

Etapa Preliminar

Question Answer
La cortesA­a Courtesy
Gracias Thank you
No hay de que You are welcome
Por favor Please
De Nada./ Por Nada Nothing/ Not anything
Hola Hello
Buenos dA?as Good morning
Buenas tardes Good afternoon
Buenas noches Good evening
A?QuA© tal? How are you?
Bien, gracias No thank you
Muy bien Very well
Mal Bad
SeA±or Sir,mr,gentleman
SeA±orita Miss,ms
SeA±ora Ms,mrs,madam
AdiA?s Good bye
Hasta luego See you later
Hasta pronto See you soon
Chao Bye
Hasta maA±ana See you tomorrow
Lunes Monday
Martes Tuesday
MiA©rcoles Wednesday
Jueves Thursday
Viernes Friday
SA?bado Saturday
Domingo Sunday
Enero January
Febrero February
Marzo March
Abril April
Mayo May
Junio June
Julio July
Agosto August
Septiembre September
Octubre October
Noviembre November
Diciembre December
Cero 0
Diez 10
Veinte 20
Treinta 30
Cuarenta 40
Cincuenta 50
Sesenta 60
Setenta 70
Ochenta 80
Noventa 90
Cien 100
A?QuA© hora es? What time is it?
Es la una It is one one oa??clock
Son las __ It is __ oa??clock
Y cuarto A quarter past
Y media Half past
A?A quA© hora es? At what time?
Es a la una/ es a las __ It is at one/ it is at __
A?QuA© estaciA?n es? What season is it?
La primavera Spring
El verano Summer
El otoA±o Fall
El invierno Winter
A?QuA© tiempo hace? What the weather like ?
Hace buen tiempo The weather is nice
Hace mal tiempo The weather is bad
Hace frA­o Ita??s cold
Hace fresco Its cool
Have (mucho) calor Ita??s (very) hot (weather)
Hace sole/ hay sole Ita??s sunny
Llueve Ita??s raining
Nieva Ita??s snowing
Hace viento Ita??s windy
A?CuA?nto es? How much is it?
El cumpleaA±os Birthday

Fixing Your Credit

Term Definition
Credit Score A summary of a person’s borrowing and repayment history.
Credit Report A report on a person’s creditworthiness that includes identifying information, credit cards, late payments, and bankruptcies.
FICO Score Credit score from 300 to 850 that rates how likely a person is to fall 90 days behind in a payment.
Credit History is a record of a person's borrowing and repayment activity.
Credit Bureaus also called credit agencies or credit reporting agencies, are companies that collect credit information about individuals.
Credit Risk How likely or unlikely you are to pay back money loaned to you.
Debt Money you owe.
Identity Theft When someone steals your private information.
Installment Loan Loan with equal number of payments of the same amount over a fixed period of time.
Interest Rate The percentage of a loan amount you pay in order to borrow the money.

Reading 11/29 vocab

Term Definition
stern severe and unremitting in making demands
contempt willful disobedience
obstinate stubborn
impassive showing no emotion
sabotage a deliberate act of destruction or disruption
trousseau the possessions, such as clothing, linens, that a bride assembles for her marriage
crochet needlework done by interlocking looped stitches with a hooked needle
dawdled to spend time idly
unruly not yielding easily to rule or restriction
sneer smile contemptuously
belligerently in a hostile or angry manner
torment treat cruelly

Chapter 1-5 Seedfolks vocabulary

Term Definition
altar A raised structure on which sacrifices to a God are made
Stern Of strict bearing or demeanor; forbidding in aspect
Hover Hangin the air; fly or be suspended above
Pod The vessel that contains the seeds of a plant
Parole A conditional release from imprisonment
Wilt Causing to become limp or drooping
Plot A small area of ground covered by specific vegetation
Bodega Small shop selling groceries, especially in a Hispanic area
Trough A long narrow shallow receptacle
Obituary A notice of someone’s death