Fractions Vocabulary
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Vocabulary
Blancaflor
100

The number on top of a fraction

Numerator

100

The Earth rotates once every ___________

24 hours / one day

100

The _____________ Empire cut off trade routes between Europe and Asia, sparking the age of exploration

Ottoman

100

Having a strong desire to succeed

Ambitious

100

What is the young prince's name?

Alfonso

200

When two fractions are equal to each other, they are_________________

Equivalent Fractions

200

The Earth revolves around the sun once every 

one year / 365.25 days

200

These two countries were very rich, and spent a lot of their money funding explorers to try and find new trade routes.

Spain and Portugal
200

When Two words end with the same sound

Rhyme

200

What was the prince's problem at the beginning of the story?

His dad was sick

300

The number on the bottom of a Fraction

Denominator

300

The stars in the sky change throughout the year because of the Earth's____________

Revolution around the sun

300

After Christopher Columbus made Europe aware of the existence of the Americas, a period of heavy trade between the continents began, called __________

The columbian exchange

300

Define "Satisfaction"

Feeling pleased when you accomplish something

300

What is a Ravine?

A deep, narrow valley that is difficult to cross

400
A Fraction with a larger numerator than it's denominator

Improper Fractoin

400

The Earth spins on it's 

Axis

400
The rich person who funds things like exploration and art is called a _____________

Patron

400

Define "Shuddered"

Shook, Trembled, shivered

400

Why was the prince's first task impossible?

He couldn't possibly grow his wheat over night.

500

A number with a whole number part and a fraction part

Mixed Number

500

The moon orbits the Earth once every __________

 27 days

500

Name one of the major Empires that were growing in the Americas before the Columbian Exchange

Incas, Aztecs, or Iroquois

500

Define "Memorized"

To commit something to memory, to have learned something by heart.

500

Who is Blancaflor?

The voice's daughter that helps the prince

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