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Words for Success

Academic Words for Student Success in Middle School

Concept An idea
Income Amount of money received during a period of time in exchange for labor or service
Area Any particular space or surface
Create Cause to exist, to produce through imaginative thinking
Distribute Divide and dispense in portions; deliver or hand out
Assume Take for granted without proof
Authority An expert on a subject, an accepted source of information
Estimate Calculate approximately
Benefit Advantage or good
Analyze Examine carefully and in detail to identify causes, key factors,etc.
Finance Management of money and other assets; monetary resources; funds
Assess Estimate the value, characters, etc.
Establish To bring about, to place in a secure position or condition
Constitute Compose, establish, qualifies
Indicate Show the way; serve as a sign, symptom, or token of
Identify Specify distinctly, describe the basic qualities of
Formula An established form of words or symbols for use in a procedure
Available Readily obtainable, accessible, ready for use
Evident Easily seen or understood; obvious
Contract Reduced in size
Environment Surrounding, external physical condition
Data Factual information for analysis to determine reason or make decision
Derive Obtain or receive from a source, to deduce or infer
Function Purpose, specific occupation or role
Consist Made up of, composed of
Define Determine the identity of, the origin, nature, or specific characteristics
Export Send or transport
Factor Actively contributes to an accomplishment, result, or process
Economy Careful thrifty management of resources
Context Set of circumstances or facts that surround a particular event or situation
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