Larry Charles

City: Ann Arbor, Michigan
University: Eastern Michigan University

Posts by Larry Charles:

World History 10
16 Sep 2020 Flashcards

A canal between the Red Sea and the Nile River Trade and transportation were greatly benefitted by ___. Bronze and Iron weapons When the Hyksos invaded Egypt, the Egyptians had never seen ___. Hatshepsut The first woman ruler known to history was _______. An empire A group of territories controlled by one person is ___. […]

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Chapter 15 Maritime Exploration
16 Sep 2020 Flashcards

What evidence supports the belief that eastern Pacific islands were settled as a result of planned expeditions? E) All of these The island of Madagascar was settled by E) Both A and D Sailing in the Indian Ocean was less difficult and dangerous that other places because C) the monsoon winds were predictable How did […]

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Middle East Unit
12 Sep 2020 Flashcards

question Muscat is the capital of: answer Oman question During the summer, the government of Saudi Arabia relocates to: answer Taif question The Empty Quarter refers to the: answer Rub al-Khali question Lebanon’s historically prized ____ tress are now largely gone. answer Cedar question Middle Eastern villagers: answer Have left their cillages for the cities […]

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APUSH ch. 26&27
09 Sep 2020 Flashcards

question Dawes Act of 1887 answer attempt to \”americanize\” the indians giving each tribe 160 acres; after 25 years this property would become theirs (if they were good little whites) and they would become an american citizen question collectivism answer the political principle of centralized social and economic control, esp. of all means of production […]

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World Civilization study questions for ch.1-4
04 Sep 2020 Flashcards

question The earliest hominids lived in answer Africa question Ancient Sumerian city-states political structure answer were NOT of democratic in nature. question Ancient Mesopotamian society developed answer an extensive irrigation system question Which of the following is untrue about the Code of Hammurabi? answer Hammurabi’s code did not mention women. question Hammurabi was able to […]

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GA/US History Exam – ga history
26 Aug 2020 Flashcards

question Colonial GA answer -envisioned free of slaves, producing luxury items -trustees became royal governors question James Edward Oglethorpe answer -founder of Georgia question Singers from GA* answer -Little Richard -Ray Charles -James Brown question Colonial GA Economy answer -slavery = commonplace -wanted luxury goods (silk) -mostly single-crop plantations (indigo, rice, later cotton) question Origin […]

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The History of the World in 6 Glasses Questions
21 Aug 2020 Flashcards

question How is the discovery of beer linked to the growth of the first civilizations? answer -it’s impact after humans switched from a hunter-gatherer lifestyle to a more settled way of life. -became a staple beverage and was a central force to social, religious, and economic life. question What is the connection between the discovery […]

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Chapter 26
20 Aug 2020 Flashcards

question Phylogeny answer is evolutionary history of species or group of related species; provides important information on similar characteristics in closely related species; was used to identify species of whale from which ‘whale meat’ originated; bracketing allows people to predict features of ancestor from features of its descendants; analysis shows HIV is descended from viruses […]

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Flashcards on Macroeconomics Final
20 Aug 2020 Flashcards

question Economics is answer the science of scarcity question A PPF is more likely to be a downward-sloping curve that is bowed outward than a downward-sloping straight line because most resources are answer better suited for the production of some goods than others question An increase in the number of sellers of a product will […]

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chapter 27 AP world history
19 Aug 2020 Flashcards

question Holy Alliance answer This was the alliance between Austria Prussia and Russia on the crusade against the ideas and politics of the dual revolution. question Decembrist Uprising answer Political revolt in Russia in 1825; led by middle-level army officers who advocated reforms; put down by Tsar Nicholas I. question Crimean War answer A war […]

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World History B Final Exam
17 Aug 2020 Flashcards

question Who led the Cuban communist revolution? answer Fidel Castro question This movement began in Poland by Lech Walesea answer Solidarity question What country was West Berlin surrounded by? answer East Germany question Who was the first prime minister of Pakistan? answer Muhammad Ali Jinnah question Who was the first prime minister of India? answer […]

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Foundations: Background to American History
16 Aug 2020 Flashcards

question Declaration of Independence answer the public act by which the Second Continental Congress, on July 4, 1776, declared the Colonies to be free and independent of England; mostly written by Thomas Jefferson. question United States Constitution answer written at the Constitutional Convention in Philadelphia in 1787 and subsequently ratified by the original thirteen states; […]

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Prentice Hall America A History Of Our Nation
09 Aug 2020 Flashcards

question border state answer slave state that didn’t secede question blockade answer no hacking and trading allowed question ironclad answer bulletproof ships that shoot at each other question George McClellan answer commander of the Potomac Army; was fired for being to cautious question casualty answer military term for dead, wounded, blown to pieces, eaten, or […]

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East Asia, CA. 800-1400
06 Aug 2020 Flashcards

question Dynastic Cycle answer The theory that Chinese dynasties go through a predictable cycle, from early vigor and growth to subsequent decline as administrators become lax and well-off find ways to avoid paying taxes, cutting state revenues. question Paper Money answer Legal currency issued on paper; it developed in China as a convenient alternative to […]

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Government Test number 3
05 Aug 2020 Flashcards

question is the basic belief system that guides the party answer Party Ideology question Whose election as governor in 1978 marked the real beginning of two-party politics in Texas? answer Bill Clements question Texas Republicans captured their second seat in the U.S. senate with the election of ____ in 1992 answer Kay Bailey Hutchison question […]

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Natural History of Disease
04 Aug 2020 Flashcards

question Natural History of Disease answer Referred to the course of the disease over time, unaffected by treatment. DISEASE IS AN EVOLVING PROCESS Stages 1. Stage of Susceptibility 2. Stage of Pre-Symptomatic Disease 3. Stage of Clinical Disease 4. Stage of Disability question Stage of Susceptibility answer – Disease has not developed -Risk factors promote […]

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AP World History Beginning of the Byzantine Empire
04 Aug 2020 Flashcards

question Antonine Plague spreads trough Rome answer 164 question End of the Pax Romana answer 180 question Diocletian divides the empire answer 300 question Constantine legalizes Christianity answer 313 question Visigoths sack Rome answer 410 question Vandals sack Rome answer 455 question Fall of the Western Roman Empire answer 476 question Why was the fall […]

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The United States Through Industrialism
01 Aug 2020 Flashcards

question John Quincy Adams and Andrew Jackson answer Presidential campaign of 1828 question John Quincy Adams answer The sixth president of the United States question Andrew Jackson answer The popular hero of the Battle of New Orleans question Mudslinging answer During a campaign when both sides would hurl reckless accusations at one another question Old […]

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Music Appreciation, Chapter 4- Baroque Period
31 Jul 2020 Flashcards

question The ____________ is a short instrumental composition based on a hymn tune to remind the congregation of the hymn’s melody. answer Chorale Prelude question A popular keyboard instrument in which sound was produced by means of brass blades striking the strings was the answer Clavichord question A type of polyphonic composition based on one […]

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World History Exam Review
30 Jul 2020 Flashcards

question monarchy answer an autocracy governed by a monarch who usually inherits the authority question aristocracy answer an upper class whose wealth is based on land and whose power is passed on from one generation to another question oligarchy answer a form of government in which participation is determined by wealth question tyrant answer an […]

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AP World History Unit 5
27 Jul 2020 Flashcards

question Seven Years War 1756-1763 answer England vs. France England wins India and midwest territories in the US Both countries raised taxes question The Englightenment answer liberal movement that applied Scientific Revolution to everyday life; most philosophers were French question John Locke answer most influential to Revolutions/Declarations; believed people are born good, have natural rights, […]

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breasts and regional lymphatic CH 17
26 Jul 2020 Flashcards

question alveoli answer smallest structures in a mammary gland question areola answer darkened area surrounding nipple question colostrum answer thin, yellow fluid, precursor of milk, secreted for a few days after birth question cooper ligaments answer suspensory ligaments; fibrous bands extending from the inner breast surface to the chest wall muscles question fibroadenoma answer benign […]

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