HST 102: Europe and the World in the Modern Era
Spring 2017, Wednesday/Friday, 9:30-10:45 (B), 2:00-3:15 (G), Tribble A-305
Professor Penny Sinanoglou
[email protected], 336-758-5522
Office hours: W/F, 1-2pm and by appointment
The Vietnam War was devastating, as over 58,000 American soldiers were killed
during the conflict. It was also highly controversial, dragging on for over twenty years,
and leaving the American public searching for an answer as to why America lost the war.
EDU 436 A Class Notes
What is Literacy?
My definition: Literacy is the ability for someone to write, read, comprehend, and analyze the written language in a
Wikipedia: Literacy has traditionally been described as the ability to read for know
Exam 1 Notes
Political Thinking and Culture:
We often say we have a democracy
o Demos: people
o Kratos: power
o So, power is with the people
Really, we have a republic
o The people elect other people to represent them
Types of Government:
HIS 314 A Notes
The elect or saints:
Only the ones predetermined
Nothing a human being can do can change that status
It gave certainty
Intense commitment and focus
True believers should covenant themselves
Northeast Middle School
Post Observation Reflection Sheet
Please reflect (electronically) on your formal observation lesson, and email the
reflection (on this sheet) to your observer. This insight will be utilized during the postconference. Be
Exam 1 Notes
2nd Industrial Revolution:
electricity, chemical engineering, modern steel making
Had the same rhythms we do now
Comes with opportunity, destabilizing change and challenge
Global economy: Europe is the heart
Industrial Capitalism: practi
Markets: our devices for allocating resources, rationing products, and distributing income;
interaction, and communication, among potential buyers and sellers
o Very large number of sellers, each of whom is very small
Unemployment Data: difficult to understand and interpret
o People lie
o Underemployment: quantitative; not enough work hours / qualitative; overqualified for job
o Discouraged Workers: people who have given up searching, and have lef
April 12, 2016
FBI's Comey: No rush on Clinton Email Probe
April 5, 2016
AP Journal Review #4
In the article FBI's Comey: No rush on Clinton Email Probe, author Wesley Bruer
reports that FBI Director James Comey said, I
American History II Pr. 2
The Twilight Zone
The Twilight Zone is an American television anthology series created by Rod Serling.
The episodes are in various genres, including psychological horror, fantasy, science fiction, suspense, and psychologic
Reasons for English Colonization: (why should I go to the New World?)
1. National Profit & Glory
2. Religion Protestant (Anglican)
3. Refuge for Englands surplus population
4. Enclosure movement created landless men willing to colonize
Started by the Virginia Company (band of merchants) 
Sent soldiers & men to search for gold
Sent 6000 colonists to Jamestown between 1607-1622 (only 1200
were still alive & in Jamestown in 1622)
1609 400 colonists, but after a long wi
Due Date: 12/3/10
Europeans conquered and colonized Africa from 1880 to 1960; which then began
independence for Africa. Colonization within Africa was caused by a process of different events.
Thesis Topic: Slave Trade and Colonialism
Indirectly the Atlantic slave trade led to colonization in Africa and the change in
relationship between Africa and Europe, in the 19th century. Slave trade effects
Louis and Mary Leakey They were mid 20th century paleontologists. They discovered that mankind was from
Africa and not Asia. They also discovered that homo sapien evolution was not linear.
Through there findings they found that bipedalism began 3.57 milli
born in Joal-la-Portugaise, oct 9 1906 south of Dakar, small village
His father, a wealthy merchant, was of noble descent, who supported a family of some
Senghor's mother was a Peul, one of a pastoral and nomadic people.
Midterm Exam Study Guide
Where do you mainly get your news and information about the world?
Aug. 6 and 9, 1945, atomic bombs were dropped by US on civilian targets in two
Lecture 4 Notes
When Allied troops began to occupy Nazi concentration camps in Germany, Austria, and
Poland at the end of World War II, they were stunned by the horrific scenes of inhumanity
that they observed there: ovens still filled with the charred re
Lecture 3 Notes
Churchill and FDR,
The close cooperation between Prime Minister Winston Churchill of Britain and
President Franklin Roosevelt of the United States greatly helped assure the effective
cooperation of their two countries in World War II. Thei
Lecture 2 Notes
WAS WORLD WAR II PREVENTABLE?
Winston Churchill wrote in his WW II memoirs (The Gathering Storm ) that when
President Franklin Roosevelt (FDR) asked what the war should be called,
Churchill replied, The Unnecessary War. There never was a w
Lecture 1 Notes
Coming to terms with basic terminology
Remember, definitions are only starting points to larger discussions of what they are and
what they mean, not to mention the contradictions between what certain ideologies and
systems say and what the
Exam 3 Study Guide
The Kitchen Debate,
July 24, 1959,
U.S. Embassy, Moscow, Soviet Union
During the late 1950s, the United States and the Soviet Union sought to defuse Cold War
tensions by encouraging cultural exchanges between the two countries. On one o
HIST 103 Final Exam: Provide the BEST answer to each question
4pts. each: maximum 100 pts.
1. Hitlers Final Solution against the Jews during World War II
a. envisioned the emigration of Jews to the island of Madagascar
b.was laid out by Hitler when he bec
HIST 103 Unit 3 Exam: Provide the BEST answer to each question. 4 pts.
each=100 pts. total possible
1. After independence, India faced the problem of
a. a Muslim majority in the Hindu nation of India.
b. the permanent loss of Kashmir and Hyderabad.
HIST 103 Unit 2 Exam: Provide the BEST answer to each question
4 pts. per question: maximum 100 points
1. The failure of Soviet Communism was most apparent in the
a. lack of weapons.
b. failure of its space program.
c. shortage of consumer goods and housi
HIST 103 Unit 1 Exam: Provide the BEST answer(4 pts.each,100 pts total)
1. Nazi totalitarianism included all of the following EXCEPT
a. pro-government mass demonstrations.
b. racial laws directed against Jews.
c. the outlawing of the Christian churches
ECO 105: Principles of Economic Theory Chapter 7 Answer Key for Sample Multiple-Choice Questions
1. b) is the correct answer. Economic profit is the difference between the firm's total revenue and all opportunity costs, both implicit and explicit. 2.
ECO 105: Principles of Economic Theory Chapter 5 Answer Key for Sample Multiple-Choice Questions
1. b) is the correct answer. The price elasticity of demand is defined as the sensitivity or responsiveness of the quantity demanded to a change in price
ECO 105: Principles of Economic Theory Chapter 9 Answer Key for Sample Multiple-Choice Questions
1. d) is the correct answer. While it is true that resource demand is a derived demand, in general, the quantity of a resource demanded by firms falls as