Think carefully about the issue presented in the following excerpt and the assignment
People often focus on "the details," those seemingly minor features and elements that
often have major effects or consequences. Whether t
1. Is it necessary to make mistakes, even when doing so has
negative consequence for other people?
2. Would the world be a better place if everyone always told
the complete truth?
3. Does true learning only occur when we experience
difficulties? Da Vinci
Is moderation an obstacle to achievement and success?
Does society put too much emphasis on working hard?
Is it best to forget past mistakes as soon as possible?
Do people put too much trust in the guidance of experts and authorit
With the current international
financial crisis, education has suddenly
become one of peoples focal
points/under the spotlight again
because the Americans are feeling the
pressure of international competition.
With more and more jobs outsourced
What would you do if you suddenly had it all? Bill Gates set a very good example
for us. After becoming the worlds wealthiest person, he gave up his job as CEO of
Microsoft and set up the Bill & Melinda Gates foundation together with his wife. He chose
3. Even if, even
There is a famous
Owen which goes: the
pursuit of happiness is
endeavor. This means,
whether one is studying
hard so as to go to
Harvard, or wor
1 : What explains our
increasing obsession with money
and the things it can buy? It seems
as though the acquisition of money
is gradually replacing real measures
of success, such as integrity,
honesty, skill, and hard work.
Adapted from Alan Durning,
Think carefully about the issue presented in the following excerpt and the
People often focus on "the details," those seemingly minor features and elements
that often have major effects or consequences. Whether they are m
FRENCH INDIAN WAR & THE
MIDTERM REVIEW PART 3
FRENCH INDIAN WAR
War goes from 1757 1763
Important points of the war:
The capture of Fort Duquesne (three rivers in
General Wolfe defeats the French army at the
U.S HISTORY MAP QUIZ
What do we know about Pueblo Indians?
Pueblo is pronounced PWAY-bloh. It means village or town in Spanish. It also
refers to a settlement that has houses made of stone, adobe, and wood. The houses usually ha
There were an estimated 18-20 million Native Americans living in the United
States when Europeans first arrived. They were mostly the immigration from Asia to North
America. It is purported that as man
Emergence Of Abraham Lincoln
Abraham Lincoln was the 16th president of the United States of America. He was the
hero who prosecuted the civil war to preserve the whole nation. He was the key role for the