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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. Hellow

    TORNADO Each year, about a thousand tornados touch down in the United States, far more than other countries5-. Nebraska, South Dakota, Oklahoma, Texas and Kansas make up tornado alley. Where tornadoes strike regularly in the spring and early summer. Usually a tornado starts of as a white or

  2. 6.05 Lab

    6.05 Tsunamis | Purpose: To investigate tsunamis Introduction:I have always been fascinated by tsunamis. I have to say that when I vacationed in Hawaii and snorkeled in the Pacific Ocean, I did give a fleeting thought to tsunamis. In the last activity, I mentioned that the characteristics

  3. How to Prepare for a Tornado

    How to prepare for a tornado What are tornadoes and how do they form? 1. Tornadoes are winds that are rotating and whirling around. 2. Tornadoes form when a supercell thunderstorm’s cold air mixes with the warm air in a set pattern. The warm air has to rise while the cold air drops.

  4. 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

  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. Malcolm X

    Malcolm Little was born in 1925 in Omaha, Nebraska, to Earl Little and Louise Helen (née Norton). He lived briefly at 3448 Pinkney Street in the North Omaha neighborhood. His father was an outspoken Baptist lay speaker and supporter of Marcus Garvey, as well as a member of the Universal Negro

  7. Tornado Essay

    A tornado is defined as a violently rotating column extending from a thunderstorm to the ground. The most violent tornadoes are capable of tremendous destruction with wind speeds of two hundred and fifty miles per hour or more. Damage paths can be more than one mile wide and fifty miles long.

  8. Bbb

    When we think of the American West we think of cowboys and the stereotypical “wild wild west.” However, Patricia Limerick shows a different light on the west and how it really was. The most obvious example of conquest within the west is that between the White Anglo-Americans and the Native

  9. People and Things Affected by the Great Depression

    People and Things affected by The Great Depression The Great Depression is often referred to as a plain economic crash that lasted from around the 1930s to the 1940s, but in reality; the Great Depression means much more, it meant the destruction of hopes, dreams and even the lives of

  10. Natural Hazards in Jamaica

     TABLE OF CONTENTS TOPIC PAGE INTRODUCTION 2 LOCATION(MAPS) 3 AIM/OBJECTIVES AND METHODOLOGY 6 PRESENTATION AND DISCUSSION OF THE DATA 7 CONCLUSION AND BIBLOGRAPHY GLOSSARY INTRODUCTION Jamaica has experienced an increase in the frequency of natural

  11. Tsunami vs Hurricane

    Difference between Tsunami and Hurricane Tsunamis and hurricanes are nature’s furies. They both create disasters and destruction in the world. But, tsunamis and hurricanes are different in their respective ways. A tsunami is a series of ocean waves, which is caused by surges of water

  12. Reconstuction Era Analysis

    There is a quintessential flaw at the heart of Reconstruction that was never addressed by any of its policies. This element was open communication. Although there were several successes that came from Reconstruction, such as the ultimate and legitimate end to slavery, it never addressed the

  13. Fsf

    CHAPTER 13: COMING TO TERMS WITH THE NEW AGE WOMEN’S REFORM MOVEMENTS Primary Involvement: Through Churches EDUCATION: Women helped spread the new public education system pioneered by Horace Mann of Massachusetts. This replaced the system of private education and elitism in who was

  14. Iran-Contra Scandal

    The Iran-Contra and Its Causes Reagan‘s administration had devised the perfect two step plan. The first was to help Iran out in their fight against the evil Iraq, in hopes that they would talk to Lebanon who was holding American citizens hostage. The second was to aid Contra rebels who

  15. Alumina Paper

        Abstract I will create a plan for Alumina using the table below created from the team learning discussions. I will explain how regulatory risks such as tort liability can be identified and managed through preventive, detective, and corrective measures. I will clearly

  16. An American

    An American is not delineated by a particular skin color or way of life. He is a person from many places, with many shades of skin; of different sizes and varied energies. He has a masters degree, or he may have never have finished high school. He may drive an expensive car, or perhaps

  17. Techno-Monopolism

    How John McCain’s techno-monopolism will hurt the economy John McCain is an AT&T guy; Barack Obama is a Google guy. And that’s one of the most important policy differences between the two. Think of the Internet as working at different layers. There are all the pipes that go into your home,

  18. Reconstruction

    It is without question that at the end of the civil war the north claimed complete victory over the south; but as to the reconstruction of the south the north’s losses are characterized by missed opportunities to create equality and stability for all of the citizens of the south. It is a wonder

  19. The Last Samurai

    The Japanese and European Worriors Europe has many similarites as well as differences. The similarties are that they both have landowning and non – landowning castes during the middle ages.They both developed out of need for protection and were based on a system of mutual obligationd and

  20. Supreme Court

    In the 1970s, the Supreme Court was entering into a new era known as the “Modern” era. In this new era, the Justices were known for reinterpreting legal doctrine previously established in a number of issues. Some of these reinterpretations have had substantial influences on the Court, federal

  21. Pablo Passico

    Pablo Picasso was a famous artist of the twentieth century. He was born Pablo Blasco on October, 25th 1881, in Malaga, Spain. Born to, José Ruiz Blasco and Maria Picasso, from whom he acquired his, surname Picasso. His father Jose was a professor for the school of Arts and Crafts and his mother

  22. Tsunami Activity

    Tsunami Abstract This essay covers about Tsunami, being one of the fatal natural disasters that have attacked many countries, endangering the human lives. This essay will cover on what tsunami is, how and why it happens, and the severe consequences and the measures taken to prevent it.

  23. History Discipline

    Part 4: Observation Essay Critically analyzing Society and its past has always been interesting to me because at the mere fact that I get to learn pieces of their culture and can understand the world before a little bit better. I often ask myself how was the world created and why is the

  24. The Intolerable Acts

    The Effects of the Intolerable Acts on the American Revolution Throughout the eighteenth century, tension between the bold and ambitious American colonists and the British Parliament increased drastically. This tension led to harbored resentment towards the Parliament and was mainly a

  25. “ Nation on the Make” Reaction Paper

    “A Nation On The Make” By Christopher H. Schmitt Reaction Paper The article “A Nation On The Make” talks about our nation’s beginnings and how it shaped the characteristics that we hold true today. The article first started off explaining a not so known historical event. The event involved

  26. Bri

    Minorities in America Dr. Kenya Davis- Hayes-Assistant Professor Office Hours: Noon-4 Mondays and Noon-5pm Wednesdays And by Appointment Office: 274 James Building COURSE OBJECTIVES: 1. To enable students to gain a basic understanding and knowledge of the various contours within

  27. 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

  28. Remembering 9/11

    The Events Leading Up to the September 11, 2001 Attacks on America: An Investigation By Clayton Rountree Period A-English 9H 1/18/08 The events that occurred on 9/11/01 were arguably the most tragic in American history. Nearly 60 years had passed since the most recent attack on

  29. Fr Douglass

    Frederick Douglass Book Review A Narrative of the life of Frederick Douglass an American slave , is a first person narrative written by Douglass himself. Douglass book gives a first hand account of slavery as an institution and the harsh realities that slaves had to endure during this

  30. Civil Rights

    During the 1965-1970 periods, the black citizens in USA were very displeased with their rights and environment; this made many new issues to emerge for the civil rights movement. Housing, low paid jobs and Negroes getting frustrated with the slow progresses of the movement were some of the