Chapter Questions On Vocabulary Words

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Jaquelyn Izzo
February 1, 2016
Chapter 1

Vocabulary Words
1. Consolation(p. 3, para. 2)- “something that makes a person feel less sadness, disappointment, etc.” (consolation, n.d.). Consolation is looking at the positive instead of the negative. For example, some get consolation when a loved one dies when thinking about their loved one experiencing no more suffering.
2. Recapitulates(p. 8, para. 3)- “to repeat the principal stages or phases of” (recapitulates, n.d.). When I refer to the text, this means repeating the same cycle of something. As the world evolved, it just was repeated in a different way.
3. Lamarckian(p. 12, para. 2)- “Reference to Lamarch’s ideas, popular in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, that evolution takes place as a result of accumulated experience such that organisms pass on their characteristics from one generation to the next in the form of memoires and acquired characteristics” (Arnett, 2013, p. 12). Lamarckian to me sounds like ideology in a way. Past generations evolve future generations by talking about memories they have along with how they act as a person.
4. Fifial Piety(p. 26, para. 6)- “Confucian belief, common in many Asian societies, that children are obligated to respect, obey, and revere their parents, especially their father” (Arnett, 2013, p. 26). Filial piety is holding your parents up high. Your father is highly respected and meant to be obeyed.
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