Marvel Brown

City: Piscataway, New Jersey
University: Felician University

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AP World history Textbook Scavenger Hunt
12 Sep 2020 Flashcards

question What is the title of the textbook? Which edition? answer The Earth and its Peoples: a Global History (2nd edition) question Who are the authors? answer Bulliet, Crossley, Headrick, Hirsch, Johnson, and Northrup question What starts on page iii? answer ‘Brief Contents’ question What starts on page v? answer Full contents question How many […]

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APUSH America’s History Eighth Edition Chapter 10 Key Terms
01 Sep 2020 Flashcards

question franchise answer the right to vote question notables answer Northern landlords, slave-owning planters, and seaport merchants who dominated the political system of the early nineteenth century. question political machine answer A complex, hierarchical party organization such as New York’s Tammany Hall, whose candidates remained in office on the strength of their political organization and […]

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AP World History "-Isms"
01 Sep 2020 Flashcards

question a form of government in which the ruler is an absolute dictator (not restricted by a constitution or laws or opposition etc.) answer Absolutism question a political theory favoring the abolition of governments answer Anarchism question policies, views, or actions that harm or discriminate against Jews answer Anti-Semitism question the principles of a body […]

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OFL World history unit 5
29 Aug 2020 Flashcards

question Militarism answer A policy of glorifying military power and keeping a standing army always prepared for war question Triple alliance answer A military alliance between Germany, Austria-Hungary, and Italy in the years preceding world war 1 question Central powers answer In world war 1, the nations of Germany and Austria-Hungary, along with the other […]

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World History Absolutism Study Guide
28 Aug 2020 Flashcards

question How is absolutism defined? answer The form of govt in which all power is vested in a single ruler question What is the theory of Divine Right? answer The belief that god granted monarchs with the power to rule question What are causes of Absolutism? answer Decline in Federalism; Loss in church authority; Growth […]

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Global History Midterm Review
27 Aug 2020 Flashcards

question period of time when people questioned the natural world., They used observation and experimentation answer age or reason question everyone is born with certain rights answer natural rights question a contract between a ruler and his people and the ruler agrees to take care of his people. answer social contract question power of gov’t […]

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Ch. 3 World History
27 Aug 2020 Flashcards

question Conquistadors answer Conquerors who settled on the Islands of Hispaniola question Jacques Carter answer French explorer who discovered the St. Lawrence River; claimed much of present day Canada for France question Viceroys answer Ruled Spain’s colonies in the name of the Spanish Monarchs question Entrepreneurs answer Take financial risks to make profit question Moctezuma […]

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History 1301 test 4
26 Aug 2020 Flashcards

question Underground Railroad answer Network of secret routes used by southern slaves to escape to free north, helped hundreds of slaves escape, led by Harriet Tubman, led to establishment of Fugitive slave laws question Great White Society answer Blacks substandard, inferior, created for the fields, benevolent masters, minimal physical abuse question Slave life on plantation […]

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Chapter 29 AP World History
26 Aug 2020 Flashcards

question Olympe de Gouges answer The author of a Declaration of Rights of Woman and the Female Citizen was question Revolutionary leaders executed her in 1793 answer In response to the Declaration of the Rights of Woman and the Female Citizen question Encouraged the consolidation of national states as the principal form of political organization […]

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Psychology’s History & Approaches
22 Aug 2020 Flashcards

question Socrates & Plato answer two philosophers from ancient Greece (teacher & student); believed knowledge to be innate and that the mind & body are distinct question Artistotle answer Greek philosopher who emphasized observation as a source of knowledge; believed mind & body to be inseparable. question Rene Decartes answer French philosopher who agreed with […]

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53.1-5
21 Aug 2020 Flashcards

question define population ecology answer the study of population in relation to their environment, including environmental influences on population density and distribution, age structure, and variation in population size question dynamic biological processes influence ________________ answer population density, dispersion, and demographics question define population answer a group of individuals of the same species that live […]

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The World between the Wars: Revolutions, Depressions
19 Aug 2020 Flashcards

question (Night of the Broken Glass) November 9, 1938, when mobs throughout Germany destroyed Jewish property and terrorized Jews. answer Kristallnacht question When large amounts of a single product are consumed by a large portion of the population for a sustained period of time. the demand for the product is steady and is assumed by […]

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World History Test – Renaissance, Reformation, Revolution
14 Aug 2020 Flashcards

question What is humanism? answer The belief in human potential and achievements. question This man is credited with making the first printing press. answer Gutenberg question Queen Elizabeth I supported the arts largely through buying art. This allowed _______ to greatly influence the world today. answer Shakespeare question What city was the center of the […]

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Mastering Astronomy Chapter 16-17
12 Aug 2020 Flashcards

question Why is dark matter is inferred to exist? answer Because we can observe its gravitational influence on visible matter question Dark energy has been hypothesized to exist in order to explain what? answer Observations suggesting that the expansion of the universe is accelerating question The flat part of the Milky Way’s rotation curve tells […]

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Chapter 3 US History Test
11 Aug 2020 Flashcards

question merchantilism answer country’s ultimate goal was self-sufficiency and taht all countries were in a competition to acquire the most gold and silver question favorable balance of trade answer sell more than we buy question Navigation Acts answer restrict colonial trade, the colonies were only allowed to trade with England question revocation of Massachusetts Bay […]

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History Chapter 30 eBook Quiz
10 Aug 2020 Flashcards

question “Right-to-work” laws a) protected the employment rights of African Americans. b) prevented discrimination against women in industry. c) hurt labor unions. d) were the New Deal’s last major achievement for labor. answer c) hurt labor unions. question During World War II, the fastest rate of urban growth occurred in the a) Northeast. b) Midwest […]

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U.S History Exam Review Which Document?
10 Aug 2020 Flashcards

question Declaration of Independence answer everyone has the right to life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness. question Declaration of Independence answer governments get their power from the people they govern question Declaration of Independence answer people have the right to abolish government that does not protect their rights question Mayflower Compact answer served as […]

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Ap World History Unit 5: 2 and 3
02 Aug 2020 Flashcards

question the blueprint of heredity answer Deoxyribonucleic acid question a 1975 political and human rights agreement signed in Helsinki, Finland, by Western European countries and the Soviet Union answer Helsinki Accords question Optical telescope that was placed in Earth orbit by the space shuttle in 1990. Now produces accurate images of bodies that cannot be […]

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USATestPrep Reconstruction
31 Jul 2020 Flashcards

question The Amendment which abolished slavery and involuntary servitude was the answer 13th Amendment. question Presidential Reconstruction following the American Civil War can BEST be described as answer a desire to rebuild the country quickly and without ill feelings following the war. question What was the MAIN purpose of the Freedmen’s Bureau? answer to help […]

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AP World History Ch 22 WBZ
31 Jul 2020 Flashcards

question Industrial Revolution answer Dramatic innovations in manufacturing, mining, transportation, and communications = changes in society and commerce. Industrializing countries = Britain, Western Europe, then US. Massive increases in production and productivity. Characterized chiefly by the replacement of hand tools with power-driven machines. Movement from \”cottage\”/home industry to large, centralized manufacturing establishments. Increased gap between […]

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AP World History Flashcards
26 Jul 2020 Flashcards

question cultural diffusion answer The exposure of cultures during interaction with other cultures question Neolithic Revolution answer The agricultural revolution where humans began to settle down from their previously nomadic lifestyle question city-states answer A group of loosely collected cities each with their own governmental system question polytheistic answer A religion wherein more than one […]

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CH 11 Critical Essay
24 Jul 2020 Flashcards

question List four ways to start Task Manager. answer -Ctrl + Alt +Del, Right click on System Tray, Command prompt taskmgr.exe, Ctrl + Shift + esc question If a problem is not responding, how can you stop it? answer -you can end it by selecting end task at the bottomof task manager. question If a […]

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