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Lists of basic topics

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Each entry below is a list of fundamental concepts in its respective subject area. These lists are intended to help the beginner become familiar with each subject. For more comprehensive lists on these subjects, see Lists of topics. Contents   Overviews   Academia   Topics   Basic topics   Glossaries   Portals   Categories General reference lists â€¢ Abbreviations â€¢ Clichés â€¢ Collective nouns â€¢ Common misspellings â€¢ Etymologies â€¢ Fictional things â€¢ Isms â€¢ Library and information science â€¢ Ologies â€¢ Pairs â€¢ Postal codes â€¢ Topics by country â€¢ Unexplained / anomalous phenomena â€¢ Unsolved problems â€¢ Unusual articles â€¢ Wikipedia featured lists (Wikipedia:Almanac) Reference organizations â€¢ News agencies...

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Art and culture

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Culture • Classical studies • Cooking • Critical theory • Hobby • Literature Image File history File links Nuvola_apps_kcoloredit. ... Information on culture by country is available for every country, including both de jure and de facto independent states, inhabited dependent territories, as well as areas of special sovereignty. ... ‹ The template below is being considered for deletion. ... Classical studies, or Classics for short, is the earliest branch of the Humanities, and covers the languages, literature, history, art, and other cultural aspects of the ancient Mediterranean world. ... Cooking is an act of preparing food for eating. ... For a more comprehensive list, see the List of critical theory topics. ... A hobby is a spare-time recreational pursuit. ... Literature is prose, written or oral, including fiction and non-fiction, drama and poetry. ...

Art, The Arts, and Entertainment • Game • Poetry • Sports
Performing arts • Dance • Film • Music • Opera • Theatre
Visual arts • Architecture • Crafts • Drawing • Film • Painting • Photography • Sculpture

Geography and places

Geography Art is skill used to produce an aesthetic result. ... The arts is a broad subdivision of culture, composed of many expressive disciplines. ... Entertainment is an event, exhibition, performance, or activity designed to give pleasure to an audience (although, for example, in the case of a computer game the audience may be a single individual). ... Basic topics in game include: // Main article: Game For a more comprehensive list, see Game classification Alternate reality games Ball games Board games Business games Car games Card games Collectible card games Casino games Childrens games Clapping games Computer and video games Computer board games Computer puzzle games Online... It has been suggested that this article or section be merged into Glossary of poetry terms. ... The performing arts differ from the plastic arts insofar as the former uses the artists own body, face, presence as a medium, and the latter uses materials such as clay, metal or paint which can be molded or transformed to create some art object. ... Basic topics in dance include: // Main article: Dance The categories below are not mutually exclusive. ... Film can refer to motion pictures as individual projects and to the field in general. ... Music is a human expression in the medium of time using the structures of sounds or tones and silence. ... Opera is a form of theatre in which the drama is conveyed wholly or predominantly through music and singing. ... Theatre or theater is the branch of the performing arts concerned with acting out stories in front of an audience using combinations of speech, gesture, mime, puppets, music, dance, sound and spectacle — indeed any one or more elements of the other performing arts. ... The visual arts are a class of art forms, including painting, sculpture, photography, printmaking and others, that focus on the creation of works which are primarily visual in nature. ... Architecture is the art and science of designing buildings. ... A craft is a skill, especially involving practical arts. ... Drawing is a means of making an image, using any of a wide variety of tools and techniques. ... Film can refer to motion pictures as individual projects and to the field in general. ... For a more comprehensive list, see the List of painting topics. ... Basic topics in photography include: // Main article: Photography Main article: History of photography Daguerrotype Timeline of photography technology List of photographers List of most expensive photographs Main article: List of photography topics Categories: | ... Basic topics in sculpture include: // Main article: Sculpture Miniature figure Statue Main article: History of sculpture Armature -- Assemblage -- Bronze -- Bust -- Casting -- Chisel -- Earth art -- Environmental sculpture -- Found object -- Installation -- Kinetic sculpture -- Marble -- Mass and void -- mobile -- model -- Readymade -- Relief sculpture -- Sculpture -- Terracotta -- The Nude -- Patina Michaelangelo Jay Hall Carpenter Frederick... Image File history File links Gnome-globe. ...

Health and fitness

Health • Exercise • Health science • Nutrition Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... Exercise is activity performed in order to develop or maintain physical fitness and overall health. ... Basic topics in health science include: // Main article: Health science hi Main article: History of health science health - disease - doctor - physician - surgeon - surgery - healing - healer - witch-doctor - hospital - nurse - medication - operation - Public Health - physical examination - medical history - auscultation - stethoscope - percussion - medical imaging - X-ray - medical ultrasonography - blood work - Medical specialities... Nutrition or nutrition science studies the relationship between diet and states of health and disease. ...

History and events

History • Classical antiquity • Medieval history Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... History is systematically collected information about the past. ... Classical studies, or Classics for short, is the earliest branch of the Humanities, and covers the languages, literature, history, art, and other cultural aspects of the ancient Mediterranean world. ... Medieval history refers to the period of Western European history known as the Middle Ages, which lasted from the 5th century (when the Roman Empire was divided into the Western Roman Empire and the Eastern Roman Empire) until the 16th century (during the Protestant Reformation and during the early stage...

Mathematics and abstractions

Mathematics • Arithmetic • Algebra • Calculus • Discrete mathematics • Geometry • Trigonometry • Logic • Statistics Image File history File links Nuvola_apps_edu_mathematics. ... Mathematics is the search for fundamental truths in pattern, quantity, and change. ... Arithmetic is the oldest and simplest branch of mathematics, used by almost everyone. ... Algebra is one of the main branches of mathematics, and concerns the study of structure, relation and quantity. ... For a more comprehensive list, see the List of calculus topics. ... This is a list of basic discrete mathematics topics, by Wikipedia page. ... For a more comprehensive list, see the list of geometry topics. ... Trigonometry is a branch of mathematics which deals with angles, triangles and trigonometric functions such as sine, cosine and tangent. ... For a more comprehensive list, see the List of logic topics. ... Statistics is a mathematical science pertaining to the collection, analysis, interpretation, and presentation of data. ...

Natural sciences and nature

Main list: List of basic science topics

Biology • Animals • Biochemistry • Ecology • Health and fitness • Zoology Image File history File links Nuvola_apps_kalzium. ... For a more comprehensive list, see the List of science topics. ... Biology is the study of living organisms. ... Zoology (rarely spelled zoölogy) is the biological discipline which involves the study of animals. ... Major categories of bio-compounds: Carbohydrates : sugar -- disaccharide -- polysaccharide -- cholesterol -- starch -- glycogen Lipids : fatty acid -- fats -- essential oils -- oils -- waxes Nucleic acids : DNA -- RNA -- mRNA -- tRNA -- rRNA -- codon -- adenosine -- cytosine -- guanine -- thymine -- uracil Proteins : amino acid -- glycine -- arginine -- lysine peptide -- primary structure -- secondary structure -- tertiary structure -- conformation -- protein folding Chemical... Ecology, or ecological science, is the scientific study of the distribution and abundance of living organisms and how the distribution and abundance are affected by interactions between the organisms and their environment. ... Zoology (rarely spelled zoölogy) is the biological discipline which involves the study of animals. ...


Physical science • Astronomy • Chemistry • Earth sciences • Physics Physical science is a encompassing term for the branches of natural science, and science, that study non-living systems, in contrast to the biological sciences. ... Astronomy is the science of celestial objects (, stars, planets, comets, and galaxies) and phenomena that originate outside the Earths atmosphere. ... Below is a list of basic topics in chemistry -- topics which will help the beginner become familiar with the field of chemistry. ... Earth science is an all-embracing term for the sciences related to the planet Earth. ... Physics is the science concerned with the discovery and understanding of the fundamental laws which govern matter, energy, space, and time. ...

People and self

Self • Biology • Psychology • Relationships Image File history File links Nuvola_apps_kdmconfig. ... A self is an individual person, from his or her own perspective. ... Biology is the study of living organisms. ... For a more comprehensive list, see the List of psychology topics. ... Basic topics in relationship include: // [edit] Nature of relationships Main article: Relationship [edit] Types of relationships Friendship Family Parenthood Intimate relationship Marriage Sexual relationship [edit] History of relationships Main article: History of relationships [edit] Basic relationship concepts Attachment – Bonding – Boyfriend – Cohabitation – Divorce – Friendship – Family – Girlfriend – Jealousy – Love – Marriage – Monogamy – Open...

Philosophy and thinking

Philosophy • Philosophical isms • Humanism • Logic • Thinking • Transhumanism Image File history File links Size of this preview: 300 × 300 pixelsFull resolution (300 × 300 pixel, file size: 102 KB, MIME type: image/png) Modification of Image:Socrates_blue. ... Philosophy is a broad field of knowledge in which the definition of knowledge itself is one of the subjects investigated. ... This is a list of topics relating to philosophy that end in -ism. ... Humanism is a broad category of active ethical philosophies that affirm the dignity and worth of all people, based on the ability to determine right and wrong by appeal to universal human qualities—particularly rationalism. ... For a more comprehensive list, see the List of logic topics. ... Basic topics in thinking include: // Main article: Thought Main articles: Cognitive processes and Thought process Main article: History of thought Main article: Lists of thinking-related topics and Thinking Portal: Topics ... Transhumanism is a class of philosophies that seek to guide us towards a posthuman condition. ...

Religion and spirituality

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Social sciences and society

Main list: List of basic science topics

Social sciences • Archaeology • Critical theory • Economics • Geography • History • Linguistics • Law • Political science • Psychology • Sociology • Relationships  Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... For a more comprehensive list, see the List of science topics. ... The social sciences are a group of academic disciplines that study human aspects of the world. ... Archaeology is the study of human cultures through the recovery, documentation, and analysis of material remains and environmental data, including architecture, artifacts, biofacts, human remains, and landscapes. ... For a more comprehensive list, see the List of critical theory topics. ... Economics, is the social science that studies the production, distribution, and consumption of resources. ... History is systematically collected information about the past. ... Linguistics is the scientific study of language. ... Please see the legal disclaimer if you are looking for legal advice. ... Basic topics in political science include: // Nature of political science Main article: Political science Branches of political science Bold textBold text== History of political science == Main article: History of political science Basic political science concepts Political science scholars Leaders in political science Political science lists Main article: List of... For a more comprehensive list, see the List of psychology topics. ... Sociology is the study of society and human social interaction. ... Basic topics in relationship include: // [edit] Nature of relationships Main article: Relationship [edit] Types of relationships Friendship Family Parenthood Intimate relationship Marriage Sexual relationship [edit] History of relationships Main article: History of relationships [edit] Basic relationship concepts Attachment – Bonding – Boyfriend – Cohabitation – Divorce – Friendship – Family – Girlfriend – Jealousy – Love – Marriage – Monogamy – Open...


Society • Community • Criminal justice • Firefighting • Law • Politics (By country) • Public affairs A community is a group of people who interact and share certain things as a group. ... This list is not necessarily complete or up to date - if you see an article that should be here but isnt (or one that shouldnt be here but is), please update the page accordingly. ... Firefighting is the act of extinguishing destructive fires. ... Please see the legal disclaimer if you are looking for legal advice. ... Basic topics in political science include: // Nature of political science Main article: Political science Branches of political science Bold textBold text== History of political science == Main article: History of political science Basic political science concepts Political science scholars Leaders in political science Political science lists Main article: List of... Information on politics by country is available for every country, including both de jure and de facto independent states, inhabited dependent territories, as well as areas of special sovereignty. ... Public affairs is a catch-all term that includes public policy as well as public administration, both of which are closely related to and draw upon the fields of political science as well as economics. ...

Business • Economics  (By country) • Finance • Management • Marketing

Technology and applied sciences

Main lists: List of basic science topics and List of basic technology topics.

Artificial intelligence • Agriculture • Architecture • Big Science • Communication • Computer science (Information technology, Internet, Programming, Software engineering) • Energy development • Engineering • Firefighting • Health science • Industry • Library and information science • Management • Manufacturing • Military • Nutrition • Robotics • Space exploration • Telecommunication (Internet) • Transport (By country) • Vehicles For a more comprehensive list, see the List of business topics. ... Economics, is the social science that studies the production, distribution, and consumption of resources. ... Economy is a set of human and social activities and institutions related to the production, distribution, exchange and consumption of goods and services. ... Finance studies and addresses the ways in which individuals, businesses and organizations raise, allocate and use monetary resources over time, taking into account the risks entailed in their projects. ... Management is the art of getting things done through people. ... Marketing refers to the social and managerial processes by which products, services and value are exchanged in order to fulfil individuals or groups needs and wants. ... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... For a more comprehensive list, see the List of science topics. ... Technology refers to all tools and procedures. ... Artificial intelligence (AI) is a branch of computer science that deals with intelligent behavior, learning, and adaptation in machines. ... Eureka Tower in Melbourne, Australia, the worlds tallest residential tower. ... Big Science is a term used by scientists and historians of science to describe a series of changes in science which occurred in industrial nations during and after World War II. Basic topics in Big Science include: // Main article: Big Science Basic research Big budgets - Research funding by governments. ... Below is a list of basic topics in communication -- topics which will help the beginner become familiar with the field of communications. ... These should be the most basic topics in the field--topics about which wed like to have articles soon. ... Information Technology (IT) also known as Information and Communication(s) Technology (ICT) and Infocomm (in Asia) is concerned with the use of technology in managing and processing information, especially in large organizations. ... For a more comprehensive list, see the List of computer programming topics. ... Software Engineering (SE) is the design, development, and documentation of software by applying technologies and practices from computer science, project management, engineering, application domains, interface design, digital asset management and other fields. ... Energy development is the ongoing effort to provide abundant and accessible energy resources through knowledge, skills, and constructions. ... For a more comprehensive list, see the List of engineering topics. ... Firefighting is the act of extinguishing destructive fires. ... Basic topics in health science include: // Main article: Health science hi Main article: History of health science health - disease - doctor - physician - surgeon - surgery - healing - healer - witch-doctor - hospital - nurse - medication - operation - Public Health - physical examination - medical history - auscultation - stethoscope - percussion - medical imaging - X-ray - medical ultrasonography - blood work - Medical specialities... Below is a list of basic topics in library and information science -- topics which will help the beginner become familiar with the science of libraries and information. ... Management is the art of getting things done through people. ... Manufacturing is the application of tools and a processing medium to the transformation of raw materials into finished goods for sale. ... Nutrition or nutrition science studies the relationship between diet and states of health and disease. ... Robotics is the science and technology of designing, making, and applying robots, including theory from many contributing fields. ... Space exploration is the physical exploration of outer space by both manned and unmanned spacecraft. ... Telecommunication is the transmission of signals over a distance for the purpose of communication. ... Transport or transportation is the movement of people and goods from one place to another. ... A Vehicle is a non-living means of transportation. ...

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