Thomas Alday

City: Portland, Washington
University: Renton Technical College

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Chapter 1 / 2 A history of the world in 6 glasses

question The agricultural evolution led to what changes answer They began to not have a nomadic lifestyle question Why did people stop moving around answer they stopped moving because they had a permanent food source (grain) and made permanent homes question What archeological evidence is there to support the harvesting transporting storing and processing of […]

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AMSCO AP World History Chapter 2

question Tigris and Euphrates answer Rivers that flow south from modern-day Turkey through what is now Iraq to empty into the Persian Gulf question Mesopotamia answer Greek word meaning \”between rivers\”, \”the cradle of civilization\” question Fertile Crescent answer Overlaps with Mesopotamia but also includes an area to the west, along the Mediterranean coast question […]

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Unit 10: Aspects of Today’s Nation

question Great Britain answer Which nation helped the United States invade Iraq in 2003? question the US declared a \”war on terror.\” answer As a result of the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001, question caused the Taliban’s government to fall quickly. answer The invasion of Afghanistan by American troops question a violent insurgency fought […]

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# 3 Art History Vocabulary Words

question Avant-Garde answer late 19th and 20th century artists who emphasized innovation and challenged established convention in their work question Japonisme answer the French fascination with all things Japanese question Modernism answer an art movement that sought to capture images and sensibilities of the age (Impression:Sunrise) question Impressionism answer art movement that sought to capture […]

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Chapter 10 World History Study Guide

question Ptolemy answer the greatest astronomer of antiquity question Earth Centered answer The center of the universe according to the ptolemaic system question geocentric answer earth-centered question Copernicus answer This scientist helped develop the sun-centered theory of the Universe question heliocentric answer sun-centered question Johannes Kepler answer confirmed the copernican theory. He also confirmed that […]

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EMT Chapter 3 EMS Systems

question Which of the following statements about the patient care report is correct? answer It is difficult to prove actions were performed if they are not included on the report. question You and your partner arrive at the scene of a major motor vehicle crash. The driver, a young male, is severely entrapped in his […]

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Introduction to IT

question What does the acronym IPOS stand for? answer Input, process, output, storage. (IPOS) represent the different tasks of computers. question Which of the following is/are true of the IPOS cycle answer Once words, numbers or images are entered, a computer processes the data into useable information that can then be accessed to answer questions […]

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NBME PEDs 1 and 2 NBME MASTERY

question 17yo girl brought to ED after found lying on the street. Outside temp is 40F. En route to hospital, paramedics administered O2 and ECG showed *J-wave*. She is lethargic and poorly responsive to verbal commands. Temp is 32 (89.6F). Puls = 60, RR = 12, BP = 90/60. There is an odor of ethanol […]

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modern world history chapter 17

question united nations answer an organization of independent states formed in 1945 to promote international peace and security question iron curtain answer Winston Churchill’s term for the Cold War division between the Soviet-dominated East and the U.S.-dominated West. question containment answer adopted by press. truman, it was a policy directed at blocking soviet influence and […]

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English review

question John Bunyan answer Pilgrim’s Progress question Robert Browning answer \”My Last Duchess\” question Charles Dickens (2) answer Great Expectations, Oliver Twist question Geoffrey Chaucer (4) answer Canterbury Tales, hous of fame, troilus and criseyde, chaucer’s book of the duchesse question John Milton answer Paradise Lost question Gerald Manley Hopkins answer \”God’s Grandeur\” question George […]

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World history chapter 13 vocabulary words

question Petrarch answer A florentine who lived in the1300s, was an early Renaissance humanist, poet, and scholar. question Leonardo answer Artist who had an endless curiosity that fed a genius for invention. question Michelangelo answer Artist who had many talents- he was a sculptor, engineer, painter, architect, and poet question Raphael answer Was widely admired […]

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REL 217

question At which council was the Old Testament canon confirmed? answer Jamnia question To whom can we attribute primary responsibility for the transmission of the Bible? answer Scribes question What were the scribes called who preserved the Old Testament text? answer Masoretes question Who developed a vowel system for the Hebrew language? answer Masoretes question […]

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Chapter 4 Ways of the World- AP World History

question Ionia answer This was a contested area of western Anatolia where Greek city-states had been annexed by the Persian Empire. When they revolted with the help of Athens, the Persians sought to punish the rebels and their supporters in the Greek mainland. question Athens answer Victorious, democratic, and imperial: Against all odds, this city […]

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Coal, Steam, and The Industrial Revolution

question When was the Industrial Revolution answer Between 1750 and 1850 question What was the percentage of farmers before the Industrial Revolution answer 80% question What was the Industrial Revolution answer An increase in production brought about by the use of machines and characterized by the use of new energy sources question Where did Industrial […]

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EMT – Chapter 18

question Commonly produces symptoms about 30 minutes after a particularly fatty meal and usually at night answer Choleystitis question A 47-year-old male presents with severe abdominal pain of 3 hours’ duration. His abdomen is distended and guarded. Your MOST important consideration for this patient should be to: answer Be alert for signs and symptoms of […]

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Development of Agriculture — AP World History

question Date of Neolithic Revolution answer c8,000 BCE question Why would the Neolithic Revolution be called the Neolithic transition? answer It took hundreds / thousands of years to fully diffuse / be practiced question Who first discovered agriculture? answer Women question The first method of farming answer slash-and-burn agriculture question Define slash-and-burn agriculture answer Slashing […]

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mythology unit 5

question Pagan myth answer interactions between deities and mortals question Sacred myth answer accepted by Eastern and Western religions question Myth(according to OxFord dictionary) answer Traditional stories typically involving supernatural beings or creatures, which embodies and provides an explanation, etiology, or justification for something such as the early history of a society, a religious belief […]

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CSTU 101 Ch 1-24

question In order to \”reinvent\” art in the modern age, Pablo Picasso returned to the classical models of the Greco-Roman tradition for his inspiration. (24) answer False question What word best describes the response of writers and artists to the aftermath of the Great War? (24) classicism integration fragmentation romanticism answer fragmentation question World War […]

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Essay on sociology chapter 8

question ____ a structured ranking of entire groups of people that perpetuates unequal economic rewards and power in a society. answer Stratification question salaries and wages answer Income question a term encompassing all a person’s material assets, including land, stocks, and other types of property. answer wealth question Look at the four general systems of […]

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Substance Use, Misuse and Abuse Ch. 10-13

question In 2009, the Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act answer authorized the FDA to regulate tobacco products in specific ways. question One big factor associated with lower rates of cigarette smoking among adults is answer Higher level of education question Per capita sales of cigarettes in the U.S. began to decline answer after […]

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Astro Midterm 1

question Which of the following observational techniques is most appropriate for measuring Doppler shifts? answer Spectroscopy (taking a spectrum) question One of the absorption lines of hydrogen has a rest wavelength of 656 nm (at rest means with respect to the observer, like in a lab). You observe several stars and measure the wavelength of […]

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Ethics of Human Subjects Research

question when were Nazi medical experiments? answer 1942-1945: 32 known \”experiments\” question examples of Nazi medical experiments answer experimental surgery (Ravenbrook) osteology (Auschwitz) sterilization research (Auschwitz) typhus experiments (Buchenwald) poison experiments (Buchenwald) freezing experiments (Dachau) question use of human subjects prior to nuremberg answer use of prisoners for research is a universally accepted practice -malaria […]

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