"Stephen Hawking"by Karen Kenny November/December 2016 AR Biography Activity

"Hawking really began to study the universe at Cambridge while working toward a more advanced degree. He entered the field of cosmology. This is the study of the origin and growth of the universe." (page 13)

Based upon the context clues, the word "cosmology" means The study of the beginning of the universe.

"Chapter Five focuses on Hawking's thoughts about time travel and space flight. It also touches on worm holes. The website below focuses on the possibility of wormhole voyages." (page 41)

Based upon the context clues, the word "voyages" means a long journey by space.

" Hawking's computer program and voice synthesizer has helped him give lectures and presentations around the world." (page 30)

Based upon the context clues, the word "Synthesizer" means a sound producer.

"Hawking's computer program and voice synthesizer has helped him give lectures and presentations around the world." (page 30.)

Based upon the context clues, the word "Lectures" means an educational talk to an audience.

"The diagram shows how positive particles escape black holes. After reading about Hawking radiation, what did you think a black hole looks like." (page 25)

Based upon the context clues, the word "Radiation"

"Chapter two mentions Albert Einstein and his theory of general relativity. What does the chapter tell you about his theories about space?" (page 19.)

Based upon the context clues, the word "Relativity" means the realative motion of the observer.

" He wrote an essay titled, Singularities Diving Into a Black Hole." (page 18.)

Based upon the context clues, the word "Singularities" means the center of a black hole.

"Jane Wilde, Hawking's first wife, inspired him to keep working after he was diagnosed with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis or ALS" (page 13)

Based upon the context clues, the word "Diagnosed" means identifying the presence of an illness.

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