James Hopper

City: Quincy, Massachusetts
University: Branford Hall Career Institute-Springfield Campus

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AP World Chapter 6 Vocab

Land Bridges the Ice Ages froze much of the Earths water causing temporary land bridges; through these land bridges, humans were able to navigate all over the world. Some connected Siberia with Alaska, Australia with New Guinea, and low sea levels exposed Indonesian islands to the peninsula of south east Asia Olmecs (1200-100 B.C.E) they […]

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AP World History units 1 and 2

Paleolithic Age (750,000 BCE – 10,000 B.C.E.) Old Stone Age. A period of time in human history characterized by the use of stone tools and the use of hunting and gathering as a food source. Homo erectus extinct species of primitive hominid with upright stature but small brain.. they spread in Africa, then to Asia […]

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The Age of Revolution (PLATO)

philosophers of the european enlightenment favored protection of individual rights democratic governments get their power from citizens the divine right of kings implies that the king’s power is absolute the philosophers of enlightenment hoped to improve human society by using reason to solve human problems during the 18th century, the ideas of enlightenment caused some […]

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Modern World History Chapter 8 Study Guide

question What did Mary Shelley write ? answer Frankenstein question What did the uprisings of 1848 result in? answer The resignation of Metternich question Who did the independence movement in Mexico? answer Miguel Hidalgo question Nationalism was a force that did what ? answer Tore apart centuries – old empires, gave money to raise the […]

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ch12 assessing

question A patient is receiving home care due to an unstable blood pressure. Which of the following nursing interventions is a priority? answer Assess the patient’s blood pressure question A nurse is assessing a client admitted to the health care facility with angina. Which of the following would be most appropriate for the nurse to […]

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AP World History Exam review Vocab

question Abraham answer the founding father of Judaism question agriculture answer the practice of cultivating the land or raising stock question Akkadian Empire answer Began in 2350 BCE when Sargon – King of Akkad – began conquering Sumerian cities. The empire was the first to unite city-states under a single ruler and ruled for 200 […]

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Ch.5 AP World History

question Olmec Culture answer Cultural tradition that arose at San Lorenzo and La Venta in Mexico circa 1,200 BCE; featured irrigated agriculture, urbanism, elaborate religion, beginnings of calendrical and writing systems, famous for its HEADS(especially at San Lorenzo) question Kush answer An Egyptian name for Nubia, the region alongside the Nile River south of Egypt, […]

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Biology 115 – Chapter 3

question Why type of junctions must there be between cells to form a barrier? – adhesion junctions – gap junctions – tight junctions – channel junctions – free junctions answer tight junctions question A malfunction with the microtubules would interfere with mitosis and meiosis. True or False? answer True question A short chain of sugar […]

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US History Unit 5 Study Guide Vocab

question Secession answer the formal withdrawal of a state from the Union question Popular sovereignty answer citizens vote on issues that affect them (not gov’t) question 13th Amendment answer amendment proposed by Lincoln that abolished slavery question 14th Amendment answer made \”all persons born and naturalized in the US\” citizens question 15th Amendment answer states […]

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APUSH CHapter 5 Matching

question Philadelphia answer Leading city of the colonies; home of Benjamin Franklin question African-Americans answer Largest non-English group in the colonies question Scots-Irish answer Group that settled the frontier, made whiskey, and hated the British and other governmental authorities question Paxton Boys and Regulators answer Scot-Irish frontiersmen who protested against colonial elites of Pennsylvania and […]

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Chapter 6 Psychology

question 1. Which of the following statements about children’s motor development is true? answer a. Children develop motor skills in a consistent sequence. The age at which a child develops a motor skill may vary from one child to another. Both genetic codes and environment influence the development of motor skills. All of these. question […]

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sociology final Persuasive Essay

question unstated standards of behavior or teachers expectations answer what do sociologists mean when they refer to hidden curriculum of school? question economic, future preparation, and socialization functions answer besides learning skills and knowledge, schools serve three other major purposes. what are they? question credentialism answer among the following , which plays a role in […]

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Klein Chapter 10

question Which activity has been particularly useful in helping the indigenous people of Sarawak stop the expansion of oil companies and the clear-cutting of forests? answer community-based mapping question Which island is home to three countries: Indonesia, Malaysia, and Brunei? answer Borneo question The name given to the country of Burma by its military junta […]

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GEOL 117 module 1

question It is estimated that Jupiter’s icy moon Europa contains a hidden ocean of liquid water under its icy surface layer. answer true question How deep is the Mariana Trench (the deepest part of the ocean) compared to Mount Everest (the tallest mountain on Earth)? answer The Marina Trench is thousands of meters deeper than […]

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Chapter 9 GEOL

question Which era are we currently in? Precambrian Cenozoic Paleozoic Mesozoic answer Cenozoic question What is the definition of relative dating? Counting tree rings to determine an age Calculating dates based on the theory of relativity Using radioactive materials to determine an age Putting events in order from first to last answer Putting events in […]

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TODAY IN NAVAL HISTORY

question JUNE 24TH answer 1777 – John Paul Jones takes command of the Continental Navy sloop USS Ranger. While commanding Ranger, the ship receives the first official salute to the Stars and Stripes flag by the French fleet at Quiberon Bay. question JUNE 23RD answer 1812 – During the War of 1812, Commodore John Rodgers […]

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U.S. History chapter 18

question United Nations answer international world peace-keeping organization (previously named League of nations after WWI, renamed during WWII); U.S. joins during WWII question problem with United Nations answer Security Council must agree unanimously or else no actions will be take; US/France/GreatBritain vs. Communists (Soviet Union & China) question policy of containment answer \”contain\” Communism wherever […]

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AP Quarter 2

question Which of the following factors did NOT constitute a tendency toward disunity in India? a. different forms of organization and economic activity b. threat of outside invasion c. complex social hierarchy d. Landscape of India answer b. threat of outside invasion question The Persian King Cyrus the Great carried out a foreign policy based […]

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Ch. 4 The Human World

question death rate answer the number of deaths per year for every 1,000 people question birthrate answer the number of births per year for every 1,000 people question natural increase answer growth rate of a population question doubling time answer the number of years it takes a population to double in size question population distribution […]

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Chapter 29 AP World History Vocabulary

question Alexander Kerensky answer Headed the Provisional Government in 1917. Refused to redistribute confiscated landholdings to the peasants. Thought fighting the war was a national duty. question Red Army answer Military organization constructed under leadership of Leon Trotsky, Bolshevik follower of Lenin; made use of people of humble background. question Council of People’s Comissars answer […]

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MUHL 368 – History of Jazz: Ch.7 – Bebop

question Bebop answer Started in early 1940’s Harlem, bebop marked the changing of jazz from dance focused music to listening focused music. question Minton’s Playhouse answer site of many celebrated early bebop sessions starting place of Thelonious Monk question Clark Monroe’s Uptown House answer site of early bebop sessions, owned by onetime tap dancer Clark […]

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APUSH Turning Points in History – Flaherty

question 1763 answer Event: Treaty of Paris Significance: End of the French and Indian War Related Events: A. Pontiac’s Rebellion B. Proclamation of 1763 C. End of Salutary Neglect question 1776 answer Event: Declaration of Independence Significance: Beginning of the Am. Revolution Related Events: A. Thomas Paine – \”Common Sense\” B. Second Continental Congress C. […]

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