Wheel Of Theodorus
The Wheel of Theodorus was created by a Greek philosopher named
Theodorus. He believed that all numbers could be shown using whole
numbers or the ratio of whole numbers (0.5= 1/2 and 0.33.=1/3). He was
also exploring square roots becaus
Summary (p. 195)
Reading Check It is the line dividing the Korean peninsula into North Korea and South Korea.
Vocabulary Strategy Communes means "commonly owned and operated farms or communities."
Reading Skill The Great Leap Forward produced low quality,
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Note Taking Study Guide (On-Level p. 194; Adapted, p. 194)
Impact of Communism and the Cold War in East Asia
Chinese Communist Revolution
Mao Zedong's Communists defeated Jiang Jieshi's Nationalists.
Communists ended oppression by lan
Summary (p. 197)
Reading Check It was a turning point in U.S public opinion about the Vietnam War.
Vocabulary Strategy Terminate means "finish, bring to an end."
Reading Skill U.S. leaders saw Vietnam as an extension of the Cold War. They were concerned t
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Note Taking Study Guide p. 190)
Consequences of the Cold War United States
Formed military alliance called the North
Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO)
Entered disarmament talks with the Soviet Union
President Reagan proposed "Star W
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Study Guide p. 196)
War in Southeast Asia:
Indochina After World War II
Local guerrillas led by Ho Chi Minh opposed European colonialists.
French tired to regain power, but were defeated at Dienbienphu in 1954.
Vietnam divided between
China pursues economic reform.
Vietnam establishes diplomatic relations with the United States.
Cuban economy declines.
Reading Check It strained the economy. Vocabulary Strategy Incentive means "something that
encourages a person to take
President Nixon negotiated the Paris Peace Accord in January 1973 as a ceasefire.
Two years later North Vietnam conquered South Vietnam.
Aftereffects of War
Cambodia and Laos were dominated by communists.
The Khmer Rouge, a force of communist guerri
Experiment 36- Inductances in Series and Parallel
Objectives: In this lab, we were able to learn how to use an isolation
transformer and a variable-voltage autotransformer (Variac or equivalent) in
a circuit containing resistors, inductors, and switches.