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Table of Contents
|Key Words: ambiguous, cooperate, deduce, deny, link, mature, objective, pursue, react, vary Readings: Can Vegetable-oil Cars Save the World?|
|Key Words: accompany, contradict, crucial, dynamic, generate, initial, interpret, perceive, precise, sustain Readings: A Face Can Tell A Thousand Stories|
|Key Words: attain, coherent, evolve, flexible, fundamental, illustrate, imply, portion, random, sufficient Readings: Amazon Tribes: Isolated by Choice?|
|Key Words from Chapters 1||p. 3|
|Key Words: assess, cease, contemporary, highlight, neutral, ratio, retain, source, target, theory|
|Readings: Evidence of Sixteenth-Century Fort in North Carolina?|
|Key Words: adequate, clarify, demonstrate, equivalent, indicate, potential, relevant, stable, transform, utilize|
|Readings: DJ Academy|
|Key Words: assure, compatible, core, enhance, inevitable, interact, manual, proceed, specify, welfare|
|Readings: Two Houses, Two Visions|
|Key Words from Chapters 4||p. 6|
|Key Words: acknowledge, apparently, conform, eliminate, function, insight, justify, perspective, proportion, shift|
|Readings: Therapy Dogs Seem to Boost Health of Sick and Lonely|
|Key Words: aspect, commit, distinct, extract, foundation, integrity, norm, rely, scope, trace|
|Readings: DNA Testing: In Our Blood|
|Key Words: annual, bond, contribute, expand, incentive, modify, presume, subsequent, ultimate, widespread|
|Readings: Saving Soul Food|
|Key Words from Chapters 7||p. 9|
|Key Words: appropriate, collapse, confer, devote, inherent, minimize, regulate, sum, symbol, trend|
|Readings: Volunteers Catch Pickpockets in Venice|
|Key Words: anticipate, capable, detect, estimate, evaluate, fund, overlap, primary, resource, terminate|
|Readings: Five Stars That Could Support Life on Other Planets|
|Key Words: compensate, controversy, distort, emerge, facilitate, identical, intense, phase, reverse, scheme|
|Readings: Is Bottled Water Really Healthier Than Tap Water?|
|Key Words from Chapters 10||p. 12|
|Key Words: alter, consequently, decline, dominate, innovation, impact, occupy, precede, release, technique|
|Readings: The Influence of Star Wars|
|Key Words: aware, correspond, diversity, ethnic, period, promote, role, significant, statistics, theme|
|Readings: American Kids Soak Up Spanish TV|
|Key Words: attribute, circumstances, constrain, domain, element, expose, isolated, principal, reluctant, valid|
|Readings: As Moose Population Falls, Wolves Struggle|
|Key Words from Chapters 13||p. 15|
|Key Words: conduct, contact, emphasize, input, invest, policy, range, secure, strategy, undertaking|
|Readings: How to Turn an Internship into a Job|
|Key Words: commission, contrary, evident, hierarchy|
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