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Revolutions and National States in the Atlantic World

question Popular sovereignty answer the idea that rulers drew power from their subjects, and were therefore at their subjects’ mercy. This challenged the idea of divine right, or of rulers being naturally (or supernaturally) superior to the people they ruled. question Enlightenment answer a philosophical and scientific revolution in which people were encouraged to question […]

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Russian Revolution

question Which slogan is associated with the Bolshevik (Russian) Revolution? answer \”Peace, Land, and bread!\” question Which leader led the Russians in a second revolution (1917), Promised \”peace, land, and bread.\”, established the New Economic Policy (NEP) answer Vladimir I. Lenin question The Bolshevik Revolution of 1917 in Russia was caused in part by answer […]

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APWH Industrial Revolution

question Abolition of Slavery answer All South American countries abolished slavery by 1880. In Britian it was because a change in economic interest, and resistance from the enslaved people. question Adam Smith answer Scottish philosopher; Economy depends on demand of people. question Canals answer an artificial waterway used to direct water (usually from a river […]

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Evolution – Exam #4 – Species

question In speciation lies the __________________________, and the study of speciation bridges ___________________________ answer origin of diversity microevolution and macroevolution question Evolution of diversity occurs by answer cladogenesis anagenesis question cladogenesis answer branching of lineages question anaenesis answer evolution within a species question Speciation Time Long process to be observed by _________________________ of scientists answer […]

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GenIRevolution Mission 8 – Intro to Stocks

question Stock answer A share of ownership in a corporation. question Stock Market answer A general term used to describe all transactions involving the buying and selling of stock shares issued by a company. question NYSE answer New York Stock Exchange question AMEX answer American Stock Exchange question NASDAQ answer A major stock exchange that […]

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The Industrial Revolution Critical Essay

Enclosure larger fields which wealthy landowners enclosed with fences or hedges; it made it so they could cultivate larger fields and use new seeding and harvesting methods. landowners experimented to discover more productive farming methods to boost crop fields crop rotation important because different crops being grown would allow for the land to lose and […]

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APUSH: Chapter 9: The Market Revolution: 1800-1840

What were the main elements of the market revolution? The market revolution represented an acceleration of developments already under way in the colonial era. In the first half of the 19th century, in rapid succession, the steamboat, canal, railroad, and telegraph brought America out of its economic past. These innovation opened new land to settlement, […]

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Industrial Revolution Vocab

Liberalism Belief that people should be free from gov’t restraint Great Britain Where the industrial revolution began James Watt Improved the steam engine Principle of Intervention Right of powerful countries to maintain order throughout Europe Individualism Belief in the uniqueness of each person Abolition Movement to end slavery Middle Class One of two classes to […]

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Charles Darwin and Evolution

question 1809-1882 answer What are Charles Darwin’s birth and death dates? question Naturalist and Geologist answer What was Charles Darwin’s career? question Galapagos Finches answer What was his most familiar species? question Natural Selection answer What did Charles Darwin call \”survival of the fittest\”? question Origin of Species answer What was the name of the […]

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AP BIO evolution study guide

question how did Linnaeus classify organisms? answer One of his contributions was the development of a hierarchical system of classification of nature. Today, this system includes eight taxa: domain, kingdom, phylum, class, order, family, genus, and species question George Cuvier answer the first person to provide evidence for extinctions question Charles Lyell answer supported the […]

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Evolution-Fall 2014

question Adaptation answer This is an inherited characteristic that increases an organism’s chance of survival. question Analogous Structures answer These are structures which are similar in different organisms because they evolved in a similar environment, yet do not have a common ancestor. question Charles Darwin answer This scientist is known for his work with natural […]

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Chapter 10.4: Evidence of Evolution

question Darwin found evidence supporting evolution from a wide range of sources. The most important and convincing support came from answer fossils, geography, embryology, and anatomy question The fossil is a record of answer change in a species over time question Geologist found that fossil organisms on the bottom, or older, layers were answer more […]

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The Industrial Revolution Essays

question Explain the 3 factors that led to the Industrial Revolution. Was any 1 factor more important than the other two? Explain. answer – The 1st factor that led to the Industrial Revolution os the Agricultural Revolution – New techniques in farming , including the enclosure movement and crop rotation – New inventions like the […]

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American Revolution, Ch. 4

question D answer The upcoming battle portrayed in Emanuel Leutze’s painting was the Battle of A. Antietam B. Bunker Hill C. Saratoga D. Trenton question D answer This person is the first known African American woman to publish a written piece of literature. A) Oprah Winfrey B) Harriett Tubman C) Sojourner Truth D) Phillis Wheatley […]

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American Revolution Test PART 3 ESSAY

question How revolutionary the American Revolution really was answer Revolutionary means a sudden dramatic change in the way people think or live. By this definition, the American Revolution wasn’t very revolutionary. However, there were some ways in which it truly was revolutionary. One way the war dramatically changed the way people lived was that states […]

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Chapter 22- Revolution in Energy and Industry

question Savery and Newcomen answer Thomas Savery in 1698 and Thomas Newcomen in 1705 invented the first primitive steam engines. Both were inefficient and burned coal to produce steam, which was then used to operate a pump. By 1770s they were operating in English and Scottish mines. question James Watt answer 1763 Watt saw that […]

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Chapter 14 Darwin and Evolution

question evolution answer modification of a species over generations- \”descent with modification\” question natural selection answer individuals with superior physical or behavioral characteristics are more likely to survive and reproduce than those without such characteristics question Georges Cuvier answer founder of comparative anatomy and vertebrate paleontology; brought study of fossils to the level of a […]

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APUSH Revolution DBQ

question Declaration of Independence answer Shows John Locke’s unalienable rights, not property, pursuit of American Individualism, power from the governed question Reverend Devereux Jarratt answer Openly criticized government, similar to Abigail, Black Valedictorian, and Indians – connects to Churchill quote question Billiards at Hanover-Town by Benjamin Latrobe answer Drawing shows the poor playing with the […]

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Enlightenment and Revolution

question Galileo Galilei answer Italian scientist who made astronomical observations that supported the theories of Copernicus question Isaac Newton answer English scientist who discovered law of gravity question Enlightenment answer intellectual movement that stressed reason and thought and power of individuals to solve problems question Catherine the Great answer Russian empress who was considered the […]

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Human Origins and evolution Chapter 24

question Primates answer -There are about 400 species of this, which include prosimians (lemuars, bushbabies monkeys and apes). -they all share a number of general features that distinguish them from other mammals -including nails rather than claws and eyes on front of the face instead of the side allowing stereoscopic (three dimensional vision). -most of […]

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Ch 10 Early Hominin Origins and Evolution

question Sahelanthropus tchadensis answer The earliest pre-australopithecine species found in central Africa with possible evidence of bipedalism. question 7-4 answer The pre-australopithecines lived between ___ mya. question 4-1 answer The australopithecines lived between ___ mya. question Speech/advanced cognition/complex material culture answer These three things do not define a hominin: (They evolved long after the first […]

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