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Ancient Civil.- Chapter 5, 10-11

Which of the following Mesoamerican civilizations created a sophisticated writing system using hieroglyphs Maya Which of the following lived in the Southwest, in present-day New Mexico, Arizona, Utah, and Colorado the Anasazi Groups of Anasazi formed a large community at ________, where they built a remarkable series of cliff dwellings Mesa Verde The Aztec practiced […]

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Chapter 4: Ancient India

The inhabitants of Harappan society enjoyed a rich diet composed of Wheat, barley, chicken, cattle, sheep, and goats Standardization found in Harappa and Mohenjo-Daro suggest that There might have been a central authority powerful enough to reach all corners of society Sharp social distinctions in Harappan society can be illustrated by the people’s Houses, ovens, […]

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Chapter 8 Quiz: History

A common goal of all nonprofit organizations is that they Does not run for the purpose of income tax. Why might a bank be more likely to loan money to a partnership than to a sole proprietorship? Partners usually have more assets to secure loans What major advantage does a partnership have over a sole […]

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Chapter 24 history Q’s

Reformers who focused on ending child labor faced resistance from big business and some poor parents who needed extra income many progressive reformers supported prohibition legislation because they believed alcohol was a cause of povertu and many other social problems the major focus of the Niagara Movement was to achieve civil liberties for all African […]

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Chapter 20 History

The presidents during the last quater of the nineteenth century were weak leaders. During the late 1800’s, the legislative body known as a “rich man’s club” was the Senate During the late nineteenth century, the House of Representatives was disorderly and inefficient The distinction between the Democrats and the Republicans during the late nineteenth century […]

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Chapter 17 History Test

William Seward Secretary of State who was responsible for purchasing Alaskan Territory from Russia. By purchasing Alaska, he expanded the territory of the country at a reasonable price. Matthew C. Perry Military leader who convinced the Japanese to sign a treaty with the US in 1853. This treaty allowed a commercial foot in Japan and […]

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Chapter 13 US History

Which of the following helpd fuel economic growth by encouraging people to buy American goods? Protective tariffs Steel changed people’s lives by making possible the Construction of skyscrapers. A cartel differs from a monopoly in that Businesses making the same product agree to limit production. Cartels, monopolies, trusts, and horiozontal and vertical integration all share […]

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Chapter 10 History

White business leaders forced what King to change Hawaii’s constitution to grant voting rights only to wealthy landowner? King K U.S. military and economic leaders pressure Hawaii to allow the United States to build a naval base where? Pearl Harbor What U.S. Navy Admiral urged the United States to construct many new battleships, transforming the […]

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ch 21 sec 2 chs 9th history

labor union An organization of workers that tries to improve working conditions, wages, and benefits for its members strike Nonviolent refusal to continue to work until a problem is resolved. mass production Process of making large quantities of a product quickly and cheaply interchangeable parts 1799-1800 – Eli Whitney developed a manufacturing system which uses […]

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History Chapters 18 Flashcards

Which of the following describes the Gilded Age? b.An era marked by personal greed and a corrupt partnership between business and politics Which of the following development was a key factor in the rise of the Gilded Age? a.The growth of industrialism in the United States Which of the following big businesses came to dominate […]

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AP World History

Abbasid Caliphate Descendants of the Prophet Muhammad’s uncle, al-Abbas, the Abbasids overthrew the Umayyad Caliphate and ruled an Islamic empire from their capital in Baghdad (founded 762) from 750 to 1258. (p. 234) absolution The theory popular in France and other early modern European monarchies that royal power should be free of constitutional checks. (p. […]

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AP US History Chapter 30

What was the economic status of women by 1990? Although women increasingly gained new positions the average female worker still made less tha 70 cents per every male dollar. “Glass Ceilings”limited chances for promotion and childcare expenses fell on women who worked outside of the home. What was Roe v. Wade? Supreme court abortion decision […]

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American History Questions

What caused a need for political and social reform in the late 1800s? rapid industrialization What was a major goal of Progressives during the Progressive Era? regulating business practices During the Progressive Era, what did new business regulations focus on? monopolies What group of people worked to inform the public about injustices of the Progressive […]

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AIS Awesome History Flashcards

President Nixon supported each of the following liberal programs EXCEPT a. affirmative action. b. the Environmental Protection Agency. c. national health care. d. the Occupational Safety and Health Administration. e. the Clean Air Act. c Nixon called his shifting of responsibility for many social programs from the federal to the state and local levels the […]

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6.3 Big Business and Labor: US History

Andrew Carnegie Son of a poor family that became one of the first industrial moguls to make his own fortune; Carnegie Steel Carnegie’s Strategies 1. continually searched for ways to make better products more cheapy 2. hired talented people by offering stock and benefits; encouraged competition *tryed to control the whole steel industry vertical integration […]

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12.3 (U.S. History) The Business of America

Calvin Coolidge new president who favored government policies that kept taxes down and business profits up and gave businesses more available credit in order to expand; succeeded Warren Harding as president urban sprawl unplanned and uncontrolled spreading of cities into surrounding regions installment plan an arrangement in which a purchaser pays over an extended time, […]

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12.3 The Business of America: US History

Model T and Model A first automobiles invented by Henry Ford. While the first car only came in one color, the second was available in a variety of colors Calvin Coolidge became president after Harding died. He worked to regain the nations faith in their government. Believed that the government should keep taxes down, business […]

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Ancient Philosophy – Chapter 5

question Euthyphro meets Socrates before the court because answer he is prosecuting his father for murder question Socrates describes Meletus as answer a person who knows what is most important: Caring that you people be well brought up question The charges against Socrates include answer corrupting the youth question Socrates “divine sign” answer prevents Socrates […]

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Ancient Eastern Europe/Byzantine Empire

question Constantinople answer Constantine moved capital there from Rome in 330CE; was built at a major crossroads of land and sea trade routes; It’s on the Bosporus Strait, It the Black Sea and the Sea of Marmara (which flows into the Mediterranean Sea); It also links Europe and Asia question Why was size a problem […]

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Ch. 1 – Salvo – History & Evolution of Massage Therapy

Active movements Stretching movements done by the patient alone (e.g., exercise) Ambroise Paré French military surgeon (c. 1510-1590). He invented several surgical instruments, and was among the earliest modern physicians to discuss the therapeutic effects of massage, especially in orthopedic surgery cases. He also classified various types of massage movements. Amma Original massage technique in […]

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Ancient Times in Medicine

question Who identified microorganisms as the cause of infection in people? answer Joseph Lister question Which age is known for an attitude of intellect and reason? answer Renaissance question What is the name of the time period in which curiosity and experimentation lead to a dramatic increase in discoveries and inventions? answer Industrial Revolution question […]

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