East Asia, the Pacific, and International Studies
Demography and Development
Introduction: Why Study East Asia and the
Huge geographic scale of East Asia and the Pacific
East Asia is the most populous region of the worlds
Geology 100A Study Guide
Midterm 3November 16th, 2016
40 Multiple Choice Questions
1. Geologic Time
Be able to place the following key dates on a linear timescale
Age of the Earth (4,550 million years)
Earliest life (~3,500 million years)
A Brief History of the United States in the
The character of the people, power
relationships, place, production, and the past
that is anthropology, politics, geography,
economy, and history define
Power, Conflict, and Policy
The Role of Political Science in
What do political scientists study?
Wide range of subjects
How is politics defined?
Human interactions that involve both power and
Pol Sci. 215, Test # 4 Study Guide, Fall 2016. Congress, President, Bureaucracy.
(Last test # 5 during finals week = Courts, Domestic Policy, & Foreign Policy)
1. Public perception of Congress has changed in what ways in recent years? Is
International Studies 235-Section XU
Iowa State University Fall Semester 2016
Course Time: Online: October 17-December 16
Office hours: Tuesday and Thursday 12:15-01:1
New Global Players in the Twenty-First Century
Global Issue 3
Who has power globally?
Are there historical trends of global power?
What are the cultures of global powers?
Where are the global powers of the world?
What are the politica
Students will spend four weeks in Rome working on projects with professional teams from The United
Nations Food and Agriculture Organization. Students will spend 20 to 30 hours per week on their
projects, meeting with the professional teams as needed. Pro
WHAT TO KNOW LIST, GEOLOGY 100 EXAM I WEDNESDAY, February 6
INTRODUCTORY MATERIAL Scientific Method- explain the data/ observations with a hypothesis, test the hypothesis, confirm by making predictions COSMOLOGY Nebulas- Remnant of supernova ex) Cra
Definition of a glacier o Large mass of slowly moving ice o Ice sheets are glaciers that cover large areas of continents o Form above the snowline, confined to high altitudes o Higher part of glacier gets thicker with snow each year o Ice flows downh
Gary Kleck, "Gun Control Studies" http:/www.largo.org/klecksum.htm "Homeowners need guns to protect themselves from criminals. Each year about 15002800 criminals are lawfully killed by gun-wielding American civilians in justifiable or excusable homic
Geothermal Gradient- The rate in change in temperatures with depth Partial Melting- The melting in a rock of the minerals with the lowest melting temperature while other minerals remain solid Fractional Crystallization- The process by which a magma b
INTRODUCTORY MATERIAL Scientific method- a form of critical thinking; a pathway to study phenomena in the world COSMOLOGY -Nebulas- a cloud of gas or dust in space -Supernova- a short lived, very bright object in space that results from the cataclysm