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3 of the StageApronThe part of the stage that extends beyond the grand drape into the house.La parte de la etapa que se extiende más allá de la cortina de cola en la casa.
4 of the StageArena Theater Also known as “Theater-in-the-Round” Seating on all four sides.También conocido como ʺTeatro en la Rondaʺ de estar en los cuatro lados.
5 of the StageBattonA metal rod that holds up the curtains and/or lights.Una barra de metal que sostiene las cortinas y / o luces.
6 of the StageBlack Box Also known as a Studio Theatre. Adjustable seating: Thrust, Arena, and “Proscenium”También conocido como Teatro Estudio. asiento ajustable: empuje, Arena, y "proscenio"
7 of the StageBody PositionsYour placement on stage: Full Front, 1/4, Profile, 3/4, Full BackSu ubicación en el escenario: Full Frontal, 1/4, Perfil, 3/4, completa Volver
8 of the StageGrand DrapeThe main curtain. The curtain that separates the house from the stage.El telón principal. La cortina que separa la casa de la etapa.
9 of the StageHouseWhere the audience sits.Cuando el público se sienta.
7DramaPantomimeMimeThe silent art of using body movements to create an illusion of reality.El arte del silencio con los movimientos del cuerpo para crear una ilusión de la realidad.
7DramaPantomimePantomimeThe use of mime techniques, acting without words, to tell a story.El uso de las técnicas de mimo, actuación sin palabras, para contar una historia.
12 of the StagePitThe area inbetween the apron and the house in which the orchestra plays.El área entre medio de la plataforma y la casa en la que la orquesta toca.
13 of the StageProscenium TheaterSeating on one side. Characterized by the proscenium arch.De estar en un lado. Se caracteriza por el arco del proscenio.
14 of the StageStage Directions Directors use stage directions to tell their actors where to move on stage.Directores uso la dirección de escena para contar sus actores donde se mueven en el escenario.
15 of the StageTheatera building or area for dramatic performances.un edificio o área para las artes escénicas.
16 of the StageTheatredramatic representation as an art or profession.representación dramática como un arte o profesión.
17 of the StageThrust StageAlso known as an “Open Stage” or “Platform Stage.” Seating on three sides.También conocido como un "escenario abierto" o "Plataforma de escenario." Estar en tres lados.
18 of the StageWingsThe areas to side of the stage that serve as storage and as a place for actors to wait for their entrances.Las áreas a un lado del escenario que servirá como almacén y como un lugar para que los actores esperan a sus entradas.
7ELASentence structureCompound sentenceTwo independent clauses joined together with a comma and coordinating conjunction
20 The RiverEvasiveTo hold back; Secretive
21 The RiverGameFood
22 The RiverMaroonedStranded
23 The RiverMarveledFilled with wonder
24 The RiverPrecautionA warning
7ELAVocabulary Unit 3Seeth
26 ExplorationConquistadora leader in the takeover in the New World
27 ExplorationExpeditiona journey for a special purpose
28 ExplorationExposurebeing left outside without protection from the weather
29 ExplorationFriara Spanish priest
30 ExplorationLine of Demarcationan imaginary line dividing the world in half as they knew it in the 1400's
31 ExplorationMission a place to teach religion
32 ExplorationMonarcha king or queen of a country
33 ExplorationPresidioa Spanish military base
34 ExplorationViceroya representative of a king
7MathAbsolute Value The distance of a number from zero on a number line shown by |-2|
7MathAdditive Inverse The opposite of a number.
7MathArithmetic Sequence A sequence in which the terms change by the same amount each time.
38 The two perpendicular lines of a coordinate plane that intersect at the origin.
7MathBase When a number is raised to a power, the number that is used as a factor is the base.
7MathCommon Denominator A denominator that is the same in two or more fractions.
41 One of the numbers of an ordered pair that locate a point on a coordinate graph.
42 Plane A plane formed by the intersection of a horizontal number line called the x-axis and a vertical number line called the y-axis
7MathCross Product The product of numbers on the diagonal when comparing two ratios.
7MathDenominatorThe bottom number of a fraction that tells how many equal parts are in the whole.
7MathDividend The number to be divided in a division problem.
7MathDivisor The number your are dividing by in a division problem.
7MathEquivalent Having the same value.
7MathEquivalent fractions Fractions that name the same amount or part.
7MathEquivalent Ratios Ratios that name the same comparison.
7MathExponent The number that indicates how many times the base is used as a factor.
7MathImproper Fraction A fraction in which the numerator is greater than or equal to the denominator.
7MathIntegers The set of whole numbers and their opposites.
7MathInverse Operations Operations that undo each other.
7MathMixed Number A number made up of a whole number that is not zero and a fraction.
7MathNegative Integer An integer less than zero
7MathNumerator The top number of a fraction that tells how many parts of a whole are being considered
7MathOpposites Two numbers that are an equal distance from zero on a number line
58 Pair A pair of numbers that can be used to locate a point on a coordinate plane.
59 The point where the x-axis and y-axis intersect on a coordinate plane.
7MathPercent A ratio comparing a number to 100
7MathPercent of change The amount stated as a percent that a number increases or decreases.
7MathPerfect Square A square of a whole number
7MathPositive Integer An integer greater than zero
7MathProper Fraction A fraction in which the numerator is less than the denominator.
7MathProportion An equation that states that two ratios are equivalent
66 The x and y axis divide the coordinate plane into four regions. Each region is called a quadrant.
7MathRadical Sign The symbol used to represent the nonnegative square root of a number.
7MathRate A ratio that compares two quantities measured in different units.
7MathRatio A comparison of two quantities by division.
7MathReciprocal One of two numbers whose product is one.
7MathSquare number The product of a number and itself.
7MathSquare root One of the two equal factors of a number
7MathUnit price A unit rate used to compare prices.
7MathUnit Rate A rate in which the second quantitiy in the comparison is one unit.
75 The horizontal axis on a coordinate plane.
76 Vertical axis on a coordinate plane.
7Independent Clause
78 Play and your PartAct one of the principal divisions of a theatrical work (as a play or opera) una de las principales divisiones de una obra teatral (como una obra de teatro o la ópera)
79 Play and your PartAntagonistThe character opposing the protagonist. (the bad guy)El personaje opuesto al protagonista. (El malo)
80 Play and your PartClimaxTurning point in the action of a play.Punto de inflexión en la acción de una obra de teatro.
81 Play and your PartComedyA play that presents its theme and characters in a humorous way. All characters come together at the end of the play.Una obra que presenta el tema y los personajes de una manera humorística. Todos los personajes se dan cita en la final de la obra.
82 Play and your PartCues a signal (as a word, phrase, or bit of stage business) to a performer to begin a specific speech or actionuna señal (como una palabra, frase, o un poco de negocio etapa) a un artista intérprete o ejecutante para empezar un discurso o acción específica
83 Play and your PartDenouement or Resolution the final outcome of the main dramatic complication in a literary work. The end of the play: the world returns to normal.el resultado final de la complicación dramática principal en una obra literaria. El final de la obra: el mundo vuelve a la normalidad.
84 Play and your PartExpositionDetailed information revealing the facts of the plot.La información detallada que revela los hechos de la trama.
85 Play and your PartMelodramaAn exaggerated, fast-moving play in which action is more important than characterization. The "good guys" win and the "bad guys" are punished.Una obra exagerada y de rápido movimiento en el que la acción es más importante que la caracterización. Los buenos ganan y los malos son castigados.
86 Play and your PartPlotThe arrangement of the incidents that take place in a play.La disposición de los incidentes que tienen lugar en una obra de teatro.
87 Play and your PartSpectacleAll visual elements of production, such as scenery, properties, lighting, costumes, makeup, stage movement, and dance.Todos los elementos visuales de la producción, tales como paisajes, propiedades, iluminación, vestuario, maquillaje, movimiento escénico y la danza.
88 Play and your PartStage BusinessSmall actions and movements that do not require the actor to move from place to place.Pequeñas acciones y movimientos que no requieren el actor para pasar de un lugar a otro.
89 Play and your PartThemeThe basic idea or purpose of a play. It ties together all the characters and events.La idea básica o el propósito de una obra de teatro. Se une a todos los personajes y eventos.
90 Play and your PartTragedyA play that deals with a serious situation in a serious way. The protagonist dies or is defeated at the end of the play.Una obra que trata de una grave situación de una manera seria. El protagonista muere o es derrotado en la final de la obra.
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