Henry Lowe

City: Binghamton, New York
University: Weill Cornell Medical College

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U.S. History Terms (Finals)

Columbian Exchange The global transfer of living things; began with Columbus’ first voyage Jamestown Virginia Company’s settlement; named for their king Puritans Religious group that felt the church had kept too much catholic ritual; wanted to \”purify\” the church my eliminating all traces of Catholicism Cash Crop Crop grown primarily for sale rather than livestock […]

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AP World History 2.2

Mamluks Turkic military slaves who formed part of the army of the Abbasid Caliphate in the ninth and tenth centuries; they founded their own state in Egypt and Syria from the thirteenth to early sixteenth centuries Medieval Pertaining to the middle ages of European history Mexica The name given to themselves by the Aztec people […]

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Macroeconomics Ch. 1

In the 1970s, our economy suffered from ________. Inflation and stagnation There were no recessions during the administration of ______. Bill Clinton Our longest uninterrupted economic expansion took place mainly in the decade of the ______. 1990s In the 1990s our economy has generated more than _______ million additional jobs. 20 What set off the […]

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APUSH America’s History Henretta Chapter 18

Plessy v Ferugson Supreme court upholds segregation of schools and public facilities (1896). \”Separate but equal\” YMCA Negro Leagues Sports leagues created that were only Blacks and some Latin Americans in opposition to the white only sport leagues. Sierra Club founded in 1892, it dedicated itself to preserving the wildness of the western landscape. National […]

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P.H. reading Quiz 1

What is true of determinants of health? They reflect underlying forces that are at work in the subsequent development of disease Which of the following are true statements about relative risk? Relative risk indicates the likelihood of developing the disease if exposed to the risk factor, compared to the likelihood of developing the disease if […]

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A History of the World in Six Glasses

symbol of beer -universal symbol of hospitality and friendship -offering to the gods main reason people took up farming -grain to make beer -greater amount of foods because of farming -civilizations grew because of excess food health benefits of beer -vitamins -protein -safer than water Mesopotamia where the world’s first cities arose Epic of Gilgamesh […]

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Politics final chapter 11

A plebiscite is ______. e. a popular vote on national policy issues Public opinion not only should matter but also does matter in American politics because ______. d. politicians and the media act as if it matters One advantage of direct contact between elected officials and the public versus the use of public opinion polls […]

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Chapter 20 Vocab – AP World History

factories European trading fortresses and compounds with resident merchants; utilized throughout Portuguese trading empire to assure secure landing places and commerce El Mina Most important of early Portuguese trading factories in forest zone of Africa Nzinga Mvemba King of Kongo south of Zaire River from 1507 to 1543; converted to Christianity and took title Alfonso […]

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World History Chapter 23 Test: French Revolution

in the 1770’s, how was France divided? into 3 estates Who was in the 1st estate? clergy of Catholic church What are characteristics of the 1st estate? 1. exempt from paying taxes 2. owned 10% of the land in France 3. gave 2% of its income to the government 4. opposed enlightenment ideas Who was […]

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US History Honors Standard 1

(Beginning of Standard 1.1) What product was instrumental in bringing about economic stability in the early years of the Virginia colony? Tobacco All of these terms are associated with what colonial North American region? (Quakers, Catholics, Religious Tolerance, and Flexible Social Structure) Mid-Atlantic Colonies According to the passage, which of these choices would have been […]

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AP World History Ch. 27 vocab

Mongols people of this name is mentioned as early as the records of the tang empire, living as nomads in northern eurasia. after 1206 they established an enormous empire under genghis khan, linking western and eastern eurasia. >(p. 325) Manchus Federation of Northeast Asian peoples who founded the Qing Empire. (p. 556) Forbidden City The […]

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Us history test like wtp

Isolationist Didnt want anything to do foreign policies, defend american values Patriotism/jingoism Wants to protect America but only if it’s attacked verbally or physically Humanitarian/moral Least self interested, wants to help others whenever possible. Wants to spread/convert American values Capitalism/economic Modeled on Britain, actions based on economic power. Protect and expand American values with imperialism […]

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US History 1877 to Present Midterm

Social Darwinism Application of Charles Darwin’s theory of natural selection to society; used the concept of the \”survival of the fittest\” to justify class distinctions and to explain poverty. John D. Rockefeller (1839-1937) In 1870, he founded the standard Oil Company of Ohio, which was his first step in creating his vast oil empire. Eventually, […]

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APES chapter 12 online assignments

________% of Earth’s land area is currently covered by forest. 30 Most of the world’s forests occur as taiga and rainforest Forests reach their greatest ecological complexity when mature with a multi-level canopy deforestation has the greatest impacts in tropical areas and arid regionshas the greatest impacts in tropical areas and arid regions second-growth forest […]

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Bio exam 3 practice

Suppose that an organism has the genotype GGBb. How many different genotypes could gametes of this organism have? 4 The certainty of paternity is greatest in organisms that…… mate and lay eggs at the same time In many countries the rate of death drop before the rates of birth. This resulted in a larger number […]

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2306 1-3

Texas political culture is best described as moralistic political f Politics in Texas has been defined by the almost-equal political popularity of both the Democrats and Republicans. f Throughout its history, business interests have dominated Texan political culture. t Houston is located in the Gulf Coastal Plains region. t Texas’s political life grew out of […]

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8th Grade US history STAAR review

James Madison 4th president of US Main author of the US Constitution during the War of 1812 John Adams 2nd president of US Helpes negotiate Treaty of Paris, ending the American Revolution Southern Colonies Maryland, Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia Warm climate, rich soil, long growing season Farming and agriculture Middle Colonies NewYork, Pennsylvania,New […]

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American History 1 – Final Exam Review (MSL)

Christopher Columbus Italian navigator who discovered the New World in the service of Spain while looking for a route to China (1451-1506) Amerigo Vespucci (1454-1521, Italian) America was named after him; first to realize that the Americas were a different continent that Asia Ferdinand Magellan 3 year voyage around the world where he discovered the […]

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Sociology Chapter 7 Analysis

According to Robert Merton’s strain theory, the term ________ correctly describes the behavior of a school \”dropout\” who rejects both cultural goals and the conventional means to reach them. retreatist If a parent threatens a child with punishment in order to discourage wrongdoing, the parent is using punishment to accomplish deterrence. Crime committed by persons […]

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Pearson Practice test questions sped content

A new high school student is being assessed. He reads a 500 word text. He misreads 35 words. at what level is he reading? a. instructional b. independent c. unsatisfactory d. merit A. Instrcuctional According to the Assistive Technology Act, assistive devices are: a. electronic devices that support learning such as computers, calculators, student responders, […]

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Teacher Expectations

Albert Bandura Known for his research on observational learning and social learning theory Self efficacy One’s belief in his or her own ability. Climate The socio-emotional atmosphere that teachers create for students. Feedback The teacher’s use of academic praise and criticism in receiving knowledge about a student’s performance. Self Fulfilling Prophecy an expectation that causes […]

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HISt 100

Nationalism (What/what, when, why) -Advocate or support for the interests of one’s own nation, especially to the exclusion or determent of the interests of other nations. -People being patriotic -A type of ideology-ruling ideology. US textbooks are based on the US not other countries. Herofies the US. Social Structure (Who/what, when, historical significance) -Preventing rising […]

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