Unit 1 Study Guide
1. Every society needs what?
Every society needs laws to provide rules and regulations passed by a
government to regulate a society.
2. What is the rule of law?
The rule of law is the legal principle that law
OJ Simpson Innocent or Guilty?
1. Police officers were rumored to
2. Mishandling of evidence
3. Police broke the law and acted
4. No murder weapon
5. Simpson did not seem unhappy at
the dance recital,
Twelve Angry Men
As you watch the film, pay attention to the actions, attitudes and decisions of the various
different jury members who are forced to make a final decision in the case. Complete the
following chart paying special attention to
Glossary of Usage
Use a before a consonant sound, an before a vowel sound.
A heavy load, a nap, a sound; an island, an honest man, an umpire.
As a verb, accept means to receive; except means to exclude. Except as a
I know what the caged bird feels, alas!
When the sun is bright on the upland slopes;
When the wind stirs soft through the springing grass,
And the river flows like a stream of glass;
When the first bird sings and the first bu
Current Event Assignment- (Room for Debate
Will Crime Rise if More People Are Kept
Out of Prison?
1. Read the background. Then read each
of 5 articles carefully.
2. Choose one article that you find
3. Summarize in 3-5 senten
Current Event: Will Crime Rise if More People Are Kept Out of Prison
Article # 1 Prison Alternatives Have Been Tried and Found Wanting
Many people expect prisoners with non-violent crimes and just got caught. However,
Cerebrum (cortex) the largest part of the brain and it involves
thought and action
Frontal Lobe reasoning, planning, parts of speech, movement,
emotions, and problem solving
Parietal Lobe movement, orientation, recognition and per
Example of Cornell Note-Taking Format
Why use the Cornell
Can be used to provide an outline of the course,
chapter, or lecture.
Organized by main ideas and details.
Name: Taylor Mikles
Contemporary Classics Study Questions
Study Questions. Answer the following on a separate sheet of paper.
1. Describe Moshe the Beadle. Explain his relationship with the Jews of
Sighet, particularly Eliezer.