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Unit 9 Roots


biology a science that deals with things that are alive, such as plants and animals
biodegradable capable of being slowly destroyed and broken down into very small parts by natural processes, bacteria, etc.
biography the story of a real person's life written by someone other than that person
photography the art, process, or job of taking pictures with a camera; named after the original process that used light to expose an image on special paper
photosynthesis the process by which a green plant turns water and carbon dioxide into food when the plant is exposed to light
photon a tiny particle of light or electromagnetic radiation
Philadelphia a U.S. city founded by William Penn, a Quaker, who believed in peace
philanthropist a wealthy person who gives money and time to help make life better for other people
philosophy the study of ideas about knowledge, truth, the nature and meaning of life: your personal beliefs or opinions related to life
bibliophile a person who loves to collect books
Use BIOLOGY in a sentence Doctors need to have a strong background in _____________ in order to understand illnesses.
Use BIODEGRADABLE in a sentence Although food is __________________, plastic straws are not.
Use BIOGRAPHY in a sentence For our U.S. History class, we read a _____________ about Abraham Lincoln.
Use PHOTOGRAPHY in a sentence Before ________________ was invented, people had their portraits painted by artists.
Use PHOTOSYNTHESIS in sentence If your house plants are wilting, be sure to set them near a window, so that they can perform ___________________ with sunlight.
Use PHOTONS in a sentence Sound is measured in decibels, snow is a group of flakes, and light is made up of ______________.
Use PHILADELPHIA in a sentence Over summer break, we visited all of the Quaker historical sites in ___________________.
Use PHILANTHROPIST in a sentence. Mr. Owsley Brown Frazier donated millions of dollars to Bellarmine University, and is considered a great _______________.
Use PHILOSOPHY in a sentence Kindness toward others is part of the _______________ of most world religions.
Use BIBLIOPHILE in a sentence Books-A-Million, Barnes and Noble, and the New Albany Public Library are all places where you could find a ________________________.
Created by: MrsHaulter
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