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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. Michigan's Natural Disasters

    Disasters, What you Need to Know About Them… Every day there are natural disasters all the time occurring all around the world. They are something that we can't help, but we can be aware of them and what to do if one occurs near you. Tornadoes are common during Michigan's Spring months.

  2. Tsunami General

    Personally I would start with the first recorded tsunami, which if wikipedia is right was as far back as 426 BC. To me that is shocking because I hadn't heard of Tsunamis until late 1990's, so the fact that this isn't a "new" phenomenom is a little surprising to me. Then I would have a small

  3. Tsunami

    On December 26, 2004, the Indian Ocean earthquake, or the Sumatra-Andaman earthquake, caused a tsunami that killed 230,000 people and was recorded as the deadliest tsunami in known history. The earthquake was recorded as between 9.1 and 9.3 on the Richter scale, the second largest earthquake

  4. Landslide in Chile

    Landslide Southwest China, Yiliang County References: http://www.cnn.com/2012/10/04/world/asia/china-landslide-school/index.html http://www.cbc.ca/news/world/story/2012/10/05/china-landslide.html The southwest part of China is surrounded by hills and mountains. The area is also

  5. 9th Pro Revised

    introduction An earthquake (also known as a quake, tremor or temblor) is the result of a sudden release of energy in the Earth's crust that createsseismic waves. The seismicity, seismism or seismic activity of an area refers to the frequency, type and size of earthquakes experienced over a

  6. Marketing Strategies for Equipment and Facilities Improvement

    As previously mentioned, our group decided to focus on the most obvious potential drawback: Station 2. We decided to purchase more Station 2 machines, since that station would have to process each unit of production twice instead of just once like station 1 & 3. What we underestimated, and in

  7. Causes and Solutions to the Great Depression

    Causes and Solutions of the Great Depression There were many factors that led to the Great Depression; however, the greatest may have been the lack of regulation of the US economy. But with Roosevelt’s “Alphabet Soup” laws and regulations, as well as WWII –which provided a much needed

  8. Slide

    D I L S D N A L E What is Landslide ?  A landslide, also known as a landslip, is a geological phenomenon  that includes a wide range of ground movements. Rockfalls, deep failure of slopes and shallow debris flows were common. Landslides can occur in offshore, coastal and onshore

  9. Early Explorers

    After five centuries, Christopher Columbus remains one of the most questionable and mystifying figures throughout history. Columbus has had notable declaratory labels such as one of the greatest mariners in history, a visionary genius, and a national hero. As well as these names, he has the

  10. 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.

  11. Carton

    Carton This was a man of true humble loyalty. Although he did see worth in his life, this man’s life made a huge impact on others. He was a man that kept his word and his promises. He was a man with a vision of Paris turning from slumbering to beautiful and flourishing. He created the

  12. Hip Hop Culture

    The Evolution of the Hip Hop Culture and Music In Nelson George’s textbook, “Hip Hop America,” he states, “hip hop is nothing, however, resilient” (12). The durability and elasticity that is found in hip hop, among other African American forms of music, has enabled the genre to adapt to

  13. Who Can We Blame

    WHO CAN WE BLAME Ezerick L. Alexander ENG 122 Pamela Klem 8.18.2008 WHO CAN WE BLAME Growing up I can remember when the price of gas was right under a dollar, that when you could go to the gas pump an actually fill your car up for fifteen dollar, when you

  14. The Labor Unions

    Mike Lisak Between the late 1800s and early 1900s, the effort of labor unions to improve the position of workers was successful to some extent, though it generally failed to achieve its objective. Organized labor was created after workers were treated unfairly and could do nothing about it.

  15. Industrial Revolution Effects

    The Industrial Revolution brought huge change to people and the environment. It led to extreme pollution to a point that the skies were barely blue, and it led to the huge technology boom that has never stopped. The Industrial Revolution introduces a new way of life, and had a worldwide effect.

  16. The American Dream - Freedom

    The American Dream What is the American Dream, and who are the people most likely to pursue it? The American Dream represents the goal specific to an individual. One person might consider a home that’s payed off their version of the American Dream, and another person might see it as the

  17. Cultures

    cultures I am doing my paper on china and spain.I chose Spain because it is part of my culture and china because I wanted to learn more about that culture. First I’m going to start off with explaining some traditions in each culture and my connection to Spain and how they are the same or

  18. The Medical Negligence

    Drug trials to medical negligence compensation trialsA shocking case reached the headlines in March 2006 when six men were taken seriously ill after taking part in a drugs trial. The tragic aftermath left some seeking medical negligence compensation. The trials, which resulted in devastating

  19. The Dying Man Becomes a Wolf

    Though seemingly simplistic, each Inuit drawing often speaks more than a thousand words about the social life and spiritual culture of the Arctic Canadian. The Dying Man Becomes a Wolf (1972) is an illustration of a song by Kukiiyaut, an artist from Baker Lake, Northern Canada (Butler,

  20. What Role Did American Intelligence Play in the Cuban Missile Crisis?

    I. Introduction The thirteen days of the Cuban Missile Crisis emphatically displayed the importance of American espionage to the United States and the rest of the world. Through human intelligence gathering methods, photoreconnaissance and signal interceptions the United States were able

  21. Aqa Geography Pakistan Source Study

    Study Figure 1, a photograph of an area in northern Pakistan after a recent earthquake. Using Figure 1 only, comment on the evidence that suggests that an earthquake has recently taken place. Figure 1 indicates that the area in northern Pakistan has recently been victim to an earthquake from

  22. Dddd

    On April 5, 1856, Booker .T Washington was born on the Burroughs farm at the community of Hales ford, Virginia. Booker T. Washington mother was name Jane and she was an enslaved black woman who worked as a cook and his white father was a plantation owner. Sense Booker .T Washington mother was

  23. Xxxxxfxxfxx

    Problem 21. How much heat is required to raise an 800-g copper pan from 15±C to 90±C if (a) the pan is empty; (b) the pan contains 1.0 kg of water; (c) the pan contains 4.0 kg of mercury? Solution (a) When just the pan is heated, ¢Q = mCucCu ¢T = (0:8 kg)(386 J=kg¢K)(90 ¡ 15)K = 23:2 kJ

  24. Europeans vs. Native Americans

    In the beginning, the Native Americans welcomed the new settlers with open arms. They taught the Europeans how to hunt, fish, and generally survive in their new land. The Indians traded with them, but sooner or later conflict flared and when Indians started dieng of diseases brought over by

  25. Informative Speech

    Informative Speech Rough Draft Outline Introduction: Do you find yourself not having as much energy during the week as you used to when you were in high school? Do you find that you get irritable more often? General Purpose: I am here to inform you about Chemical Warfare. Preview

  26. Elvis

    Early life Elvis Presley owed his ancestry to diverse European ethnic strains, primarily British and German; Presley's lineage also included some Native American, i.e., Cherokee descent.[12][13][14][15] His father, Vernon Elvis Presley[16] (April 10, 1916–June 26, 1979), had several low-paying

  27. Jackson Removal Bill

    "All is fair in love and war", is a significant phrase that has been known to man since the beginning of time. For centuries, land and power is a right that is given to those who are capable of getting it, regardless of origin and upbringing; if there is capability than the possibilities are

  28. The Great Debaters

    Embarrassing Moments in My life Have you ever been a new student at anew school? Well I was at Brookwood Junior high school. It was my first 8th grade year experience at a new school in a new district. You know! When you are just getting used to the school and something embarrassing

  29. The Newcastle Earthquake

    Magnitude The magnitude of the Newcastle earthquake was 5.6 on the Richter scale, which is a moderate earthquake in comparison to other major earthquakes in the world. Location The Newcastle earthquake had a shallow epicenter, about 1km - 5km below the surface which meant that the tremors

  30. Synthesis

    John Locke vs. William Cullen Bryant John Locke and William Cullen Bryant have similar yet differing opinions on the death penalty. John Locke was a puritan while William Cullen Bryant was a romantic. Although the two men have different mentalities and thought processes, their ideas on