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American History covers all topics related to the birth of the United States of America. From the revolutionary war, all the way to September 11th if your looking for an type of event that impacts the United States you’ll find it here.

  1. Tornado

    Tornado By: Rachel Kessler 12-20-14 Description • Violently rotating column of air that is connected from a cloud to the earth’s surface • The main cause for the natural hazard is plenty of hot, humid air trapped beneath cold, dry air. Usually during a violent thunderstorm Where It Occurs

  2. Black Friday: Tornado in Canada

    Black Friday: Tornado in Canada "The roof was caving in and I thought I was going to die. It was like your worst nightmare!" said Mary Grandish. Most people think they will die when they see,or hear of a tornado heading their way. Although all the details of the formation of a tornado

  3. Plate Tectonics Press Release

    Plate Tectonics Press Release GLG.101 August 16, 2013 Plate Tectonics Press Release Natural destroys are a part of the nature of the world. There are many different kinds of natural destroys hurricanes, tornados, tropical storms, and earthquakes. The great state of California is no

  4. Tornado Synopsis of the El Reno Tornado

    TORNADO SYNOPSIS OF THE EL RENO TORNADO Introduction Tornadoes are violent storms that look like black, funnel shaped clouds. The wind of these storms can reach a speed of 500 kilometers per hour (310 miles per hour). Tornadoes are capable of destroying everything on their path.

  5. Rough Draft, Tornadoes vs Hurricane

    Tornadoes and hurricanes are both natural disasters that claim many lives each year, although one starts in the water and one starts in the air. They are both devastating forces of nature causing tremendous amounts of damage. Many people do not know the differences between a tornado and a

  6. Oas Title

    ODISHA PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION Corrigendum to Advertisement No.05 of 2011-12 (124-D) relating to Odisha Civil Services Examination,2011. WEBSITE -http://opsconline.gov.in WARNING : Information furnished in the online application form if found defective in any respect are liable to be

  7. Tornadoes

    You were watching your favorite television show, and suddenly, your screen changed to different colors. You heard loud beeps and found out that a tornado was going to blow through the area you lived in. Tornadoes can be caused in different ways. Tornadoes usually have very negative effects.

  8. Child Soldier

    Preliminary Sources (Child Soldier) 1. Beah, Ishmael (2006). A Long Way Gone: Memoirs of a Boy Soldier. New York: Sarah Crichton Books A Long Way Gone: Memoirs of a Boy Soldier, is a memoir written by Ishmael Beah which provides a firsthand account of the decade long civil war in

  9. Killing Lincoln

    Killing Lincoln: The Shocking Assassination That Changed America Forever by Bill O’Reilly Bill O’Reilly believes that every American should know something about Lincoln’s presidency; what transpired during its course, and how it ended and that’s his reasons for writing this informational book.

  10. Brown V. Board of Education

    Brown v. Board of Education In 1952 the case of Brown v. Board of Education was first fought in the Supreme Court of the United States, attempting to end racial segregation in American public schools. The 14th Amendment and the Equal Protection Clause contained in it adopted in 1868,

  11. Progressive Presidents

    Progressive Presidents Attitudes toward Progressivism differed greatly between President Wilson and President Roosevelt during the elections of 1912. It has been said that the Presidential election of 1912 was the most progressive in the United States history. The election was held on November

  12. Northridge Earthquake

    Earthquakes are vibrations of earth caused by the rapid release of energy. These earthquakes can be caused by faults in the Earth’s crust scraping against each other. Faults are constantly sliding past each other, but can occasionally have difficulty when the earth around these faults cracks,

  13. Anne Frank - Comparison of Diary and Drama

    Comparison of the Diary and Drama (Book and Movie) Extra Credit This is an essay on a young girl that was stuck in a very horrible position. She was just a young girl and she couldn’t do anything because of the position she was in. I wouldn’t be able to do anything about it either. I

  14. Smoking

    Can a sacrifice lead to death? Shadow of The Dragon is a Novel, by Sherry Garland. It is a story about two teenage boys who make sacrifices for the betterment of their loved ones. Sang Le, the older of the two, has made countless sacrifices for his family, Ba, and Danny. One of the people

  15. Village by the Sea

    Synonyms 1. Flood, flash flood, deluge, freshet, inundation refer to the overflowing of normally dry areas, often after heavy rains. Flood is usually applied to the overflow of a great body of water, as, for example, a river, although it may refer to any water that overflows an area: a flood

  16. Dogs: Tsunami and Indian Ocean Tsunami

    Shannon Ruymen Period 6 Tsunamis A thirteen-foot tsunami devastated Japan on March 11th, 2011 and killed 25,000 people. Would more people’s lives have been saved if there was a better warning system? The main reason so many died was that the size and strength of the earthquake and tsunami

  17. Columbine Massacre

    The Columbine High School massacre was a school shooting which occurred on April 20, 1999, at Columbine High School in Columbine, an unincorporated area of Jefferson County in the State of Colorado. In addition to shootings, the complex and highly planned attack involved a fire bomb to divert

  18. Iron Jawed Angels

    Claire Padron Women’s Studies Response to Iron Jawed Angels Iron Jawed Angels absolutely left me speechless. The fact that I am turning eighteen this week, and I have never been taught what exactly happened while women were trying to get the 19th Amendment passed. I was so shocked and

  19. Gmcr Case Analysis

    Page 1 GMCR Case Analysis What did Bob Stiller do to make this venture successful? Bob Stiller took what he knew, and what he liked, and created Green Mountain Coffee. It all started decades ago when he was having a cup of coffee in Sugar Bush, Vermont. He found out it was made by a

  20. 1) Characteristics of American Literature:

    First, American literature reflects beliefs and traditions that come from the nation’s frontier days. The pioneer ideals of self – reliance and independence appear again and again in American writings. American authors have great respects for the value and importance of the individual. They

  21. Woman in the 20, 50, 6o and 80´S

    Women through Decades ------------------------------------------------- An original production by ISFD 8 03 and Literature III students THE 20’S SCENE 1 SIGN reading “THE 20’S” (Throughout the play, on stage there will always be two chairs and a table. Sunday morning, Emma wakes up from a

  22. Jfk - President Report

    The Kennedy’s, one of America’s strongest political dynasties, was forged when Rose Fitzgerald fell in love with Joseph Kennedy. They were married on October 7, 1914, and then came the children. John Fitzgerald Kennedy, their second child, would become the 35th president of the United States.

  23. Jlkbvjjl

    Jordan Mornay Professor Toone English 2010 27 September 27, 2013 Injuries caused by weightlifting incorrectly Bodybuilders in their prime may not have to worry about pains in there joints, ligaments and back because their bodies repair and recover faster. When weightlifters lift heavy

  24. Impact 9-11 Caused United States America

    THE IMPACT THAT SEPTEMBER 11, 2001 CAUSED THE UNITED STATES The Outline A. The first thing I will discussing will be judicial. 1. The American justice system B. The second thing I will be discussing will be emotionally 1. How people felt about the war 2. Hate crimes

  25. Terrorism

    Terrorism is no longer a threat to the U.S Terrorism was first heard of back in the 18th century during the French Revolution when it was called, The Reign of Terror. The Reign of Terror was the system of violence that the government participated in to use against its enemies. Today it is

  26. Iks by Someone

    ------------------------------------------------- Battle of Verdun The Battle of Verdun was the one of the major battles during World War I on the Western Front It was fought between the German and France armies, from 21 February – 18 December 1916, on hilly terrain north of the city

  27. Dffffffffffff

    ndigenous peoples lived in what is now the United States for thousands of years and developed complex cultures before European colonists began to arrive, mostly from England, after 1600. The Spanish had early settlements in Florida and the Southwest, and the French along the Mississippi River

  28. My Experience

    WISH to rewrite the following sentences    1.Our  classroom doesn’t have any windown.I wish our class had windowns 2.The sun isn’t shining.I wish the sun were shining 3.I didn’t go shopping.I wish I had gone shopping 4.I  can’t swim so I don’t feel safe in the boat.I wish I could swim

  29. Cause and Effect of Tornadoes

    WHAT CAUSES A TORNADO AND THE EFFECT THEY HAVE What causes a tornado and the effect they have J.D. Busby Jr American Intercontinental University September 12, 2010 WHAT CAUSES A TORNADO AND THE EFFECT THEY HAVE ABSTRACT Reading this paper will give you a better understanding of

  30. Habeas Corpus

    Grace; Amazing Grace Grace, That Amazing Grace Bobbi Lord ENG 125 Introduction to Literature Instructor: Deborah Cunningham October 7, 2013 Amazing Grace how sweet the sound. I grew up hearing these words either in song or the poem its self. It has a very strong message to bring to