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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. Geo Physical Essay 1

    A Seismic event is an event that happens due to the movement of the earth’s plates, these events can vary in size and the damage they cause due to their focus point. In certain cases the seismic events can cause secondary effects such as tsunamis, if monitored correctly the primary event can

  2. The Triangle Shirtwaist Factory

    *THIS PAPER IS NOT FINISHED* ~this is what I have so far. The Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire  Jocelynn Santiago

  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.

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    Poetic Devices       Poetic Device  Definition  Example  Elegy  A poem that  Edgar Allan Poe’s poem  typically laments the  Lenore is an elegy, as it  dead .  laments for the loss of the  speaker’s bride.  Explicit Metaphor  A metaphor that is  fully explained in  great detail .  

  6. Columbine High School Massacre and Good Idea

    Violence in schools seems to be on the rise. And now we are faced with the possibility of weapons willingly going into our schools to "protect our children." It is askArm Teachers to Stop School Shootings? How often do we open the newspaper or turn on the television and see there has been

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    MAJOR WATER POLLUTANTS Chlorine -- Trihalomethanes (THM's) are formed when chlorine, used to disinfect water supplies, interacts with natural organic materials (e.g. by-products of decayed vegetation, algae, etc.). This creates toxic organic chemicals such as chloroform, and

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  9. Andrew Jackson

    Brittany December 19,2013 DBQ Essay Schneider Andrew Jackson: A True Democrat Andrew Jackson was one of the world’s most favorited presidents of his time. Many believe he created a true democracy, where the national government listened and followed the wishes of the

  10. The Devils Highway

    With the rising hype on the situation of the Mexican border, it is without a doubt that some of the news has alarmed many of the American citizens today. We read of the rising body count of illegal immigrants in their desperate attempts to cross the border, drug smugglers who die in a bloody

  11. Societies

    During the 1700's, people in the American colonies lived in very different societies. While some colonists led hard lives, others were healthy and wealthy. The two groups who showed these differences were the colonists of the New England and Chesapeake Bay areas. The different characteristics

  12. Why I Would Live in a Democracy

    The type of government I would like to live in is the type of government we live in today. I believe that democracy is the most efficient way to govern, compared to all the other types of government; democracy has stuck around the longest. The foundation of a democracy is constructed of many

  13. Freedom of Speech, Dissent and Truth

    Before the invention of the printing press a writing, once created, could only be physically multiplied by the highly laborious and error-prone process of manual copying out. No elaborate system of censorship and control over scribes existed, who until the 14th century were restricted to

  14. The History of America

    The history of the United States as covered in American schools and universities typically begins with either Christopher Columbus's 1492 voyage to the Americas or with the prehistory of the Native peoples; the latter approach has become increasingly common in recent decades.[1] Indigenous

  15. The Great 1906 San Francisco Earthquake

    Gabriel Sayegh Mr. Rosser Geology, Period 4 15 September 2011 1906 S.F. Earthquake Essay The 1906 Great San Francisco earthquake is one of the worst earthquake’s to happen yet. The magnitude was believed to be about a 7.8 on the Richter scale. What made it so destructive wasn’t

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    The story utilizes only one proper noun to address one of the important characters – Belle. But the story revolves around Belle, her husband and their couple neighbors. For better understanding and for clearer analysis, alphanumeric variables are used to stand for the other husband (X) and for

  17. Battle of Horseshoe Bend

    Battle of Horseshoe Bend The Battle of Horseshoe Bend was fought in central Alabama on March 27th, 1814. This is where the United States and its Indian allies under the command of Major General Andrew Jackson defeated the Red Sticks. This battle is considered part of the War of 1812. The

  18. Appalachian Choice

    Research Paper April 26, 2011 The “Great Migration” of Appalachia The region known as Appalachia during the early nineteen-forties and fifties experienced a great spread of population outward toward the north. This population spread, also known as out-migration, would become an ideal

  19. What Caused the Great Depression

    What caused the Great Depression? Depression and a “Great” Depression have two totally different definitions. Hence it is all in the name. Well a great depression not only affects on country but many countries. Many economic historians say that it was not just caused by one particular thing,

  20. Collision Physics Lab Conclusion

    Conclusion: Category 1: Momentum was found that after the collision was less than before the collision by 10%. This was not what has been expected, so the difference was fairly significant. This happened because of friction, when the two pucks collided, they have lost a bit of their

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    AM POP Activity On Friday, A&M will have its first pep rally! Being that you are a photography student, I would like you to document the event with your camera. Remember that a photographer should always have their camera handy to capture a unique moment. Keep in mind the applications

  22. Iwo Jima

    The Battle of Iwo Jima 26,038. That’s how many wounded, missing, or killed Americans in the battle of Iwo Jima. Iwo Jima, which means Sulfur Island, was very important as an air base for fighter escorts making long-range bombing missions against Japan - (First paragraph of Admiral Chester

  23. Video Review: Iron Jawed Angels

    Iron Jawed Angels Video Review 1. Iron Jawed Angels 2. This video followed the lives of Alice Paul and Lucy Burns as they push for women’s right to vote. 3. Alice Paul and Lucy Burns meet with a couple leaders of the NAWSA, because they want to amend the constitution so that women

  24. Earthquake and Richter Magnitude Scale

    Intensity vs Magnitude Intensity describes the degree of shaking caused by an earthquake at a given place and decreases with distance from the earthquake epicentre. Magnitude a measure of earthquake size and remains unchanged with distance from the earthquake. In an example, Magnitude

  25. The Great Alaska Earthquake

    March 27, 1964 a magnitude 9.2 earthquake hit Alaska its epicenter located in Prince William Sound, 75 miles east of Anchorage. This earthquake was and still is the second larges earthquake ever recorded (Christensen). The plates involved In this major earthquake were the Pacific plate and

  26. Civilizing the Machine

    Civilizing the Machine John F. Kasson Introduction: In the article, "Civilizing the Machine", John F. Kasson discusses the Industrial Revolution and the evolution of manufacturing in America. Kasson also discusses how political leaders with the same political views as Thomas Jefferson, a

  27. New Orleans

    Book Reviews You may want to print out this page to have for ready reference. The following are the eight required elements plus the “if applicable” award category for each book review. Keep in mind that we will publish your review on the website. Use the format models to help you set up

  28. Millitary Leaders

    MCWP 6-11 Leading Marines U.S. Marine Corps DISTRIBUTION STATEMENT A: Approved for public release, distribution is unlimited. PCN 143 000129 00 MCCDC (C 42) 27 Nov 2002 ERRATUM to MCWP 6-11 LEADING MARINES 1. For administrative purposes, FMFM 1-0 is reidentified as MCWP 6-11. 143

  29. Houston

    Industrial Revolution (1820s-1860s) transformed the US's economy into a market-base economy (the South exported cotton and the North exported manufactured goods), made easier by internal improvements Eli Whitney created the cotton gin (1793, in the South) which made growing cotton more

  30. New York 50 Objects

    New York is a city that prides itself on the people it welcomes and the events it hosts. Millions of individuals and thousands of objects have graced “The Big Apple,” forming its rich and diverse history. It is impossible to condense the history of the city through just 50 objects without