February 29, 2012
The Lost Tribe
Do peace, unity, and equality still exist this day in time among groups of people? Are we influenced by our environment to associate our way of seeing things and create language based on that fact? How we view the...
History Assignment – The Pawnee Indians. Adele Moore, Mr Tsomis’ class.
1. Provide a brief outline of your tribe’s way of life before the arrival of the Europeans. 300 words.
The Pawnee Indian tribe lived in central Nebraska and northern Kansas; they were a semi sedentary tribe (only partly move around)...
Sioux Indian Tribe
The Sioux Indians were one of the largest tribes in the American West, so they were known as a nation. They are also called Lakota or Dakota. The name Sioux means ‘little snakes’. Like a lot of the other tribes, the Sioux were nomadic and lived in places like Wisconsin, North and...
"Those who live at red earth hole"
The Pomo Indians
For this research project on Native American people I chose a tribe called The Pomo. I chose this tribe for various reasons. First off I wanted to always know more about Indians and there ways of living and various cultures. Another reason I chose...
The Masai people are a Nilotic ethnic group residing in Kenya and Northern Tanzania. They are the most well known tribe of the African ethnic groups. Their elaborate dress sense and array of colours that are distributed amongst the tribes clothing, is memorable for their expression through...
In this paper, I will discuss about the Native tribe called Ottawa. Ottawa (from ǎdāwe, 'to trade', `to buy and sell,' a term common to the Cree, Algonkin, Nipissing, Montagnais, Ottawa, and Chippewa, and applied to the Ottawa because in early traditional times and also during the historic...
the odd groups would be called Caddo’s. Not even five minets after we got our tribe names the rivalry began. There was never a moment I was without my small group, we went and did everything together. When our whole tribe was together it was as if we had all known each other for a lifetime. I met many...
why the Mormons were able to complete their journey across the Plains and into the Rockies?
c) Were most Mormons disappointed when they reached Salt Lake?(2002)
1. For each year, identify the topic the question is based upon
2. How would you answer a question that says “Is this a useful source….....
The Yanomami is a tribe located in Northern Brazil and Venezuela, South America. They live in the rainforests and mountains environments. They both live off the land and farm. The Yanomami tribe’s population is approximately 32 thousand. The Brazilian land of the Yanomami is about 9.6 million hectares...
perception that the African Tribes were extremely uncivilized and uneducated and in dire need of Great Britain’s helping hand. In the beginning of the novel, Marlow, the main character, is happy to see such “vast amounts of red” popping up on the map. The “vast amounts of red” (HOD Ch 1) symbolize the...
water. It looks like it is going to be an awesome day. Lake McConaughy is full of days like this one. Not only is it an amazing vacation spot, but it is home away from home.
Ever since I can remember, my family and friends have congregated to Lake McConaughy in the summers. It is located about ten miles...
Seneca are among the most respected and feared. The Seneca are
culturally similar to their Cayuga, Onondaga, Oneida, an Mohawk confederates.
The five tribes were known as the Five Nations or the League of Five Nations.
Sometime between 1715 and 1722 the Tuscaroras from North Carolina joined the
early stages of the American Revolution,the typical Continental Army NCO wore an epaulet to signify his rank. Corporals wore green, and sergeants wore red epaulets. After 1779, sergeants wore two epaulets, while corporals retained a single epaulet. (*Emmerson)
From the American Revolution to World War...
Navajo Lake! Navajo is my favorite lake here in Southern Utah. To me, it’s the feeling one gets by going over the hills and through the woods to grandma’s house. Navajo Lake is the one place in nature that I can go to, to relax and get away from my daily stresses in my life.
Navajo Lake can be described...
Part 1 – Design a strategy for neutralizing Fish Lake
What do I know? (What do I remember about the neutralization reaction)
Neutralization is when an acid and base are mixed together to me an ionic compound or which are 7 on the pH scale or pure water, it is also when a base and acid are mixed to...
all the other chariots in the land, and marched his massive army in pursuit.
The Israelites seemed to be trapped. Mountains stood on one side, the Red Sea in front of them. When they saw Pharaoh's soldiers coming, they were terrified. Grumbling against God and Moses, they said they would rather be slaves...
called "Afghans" are mentioned several times in a 10th century geography book, Hudud al-'alam. Al-Biruni referred to them in the 11th century as various tribes living on the western frontier mountains of the Indus River, which would be the Sulaiman Mountains.[iv] Ibn Battuta, a famous Moroccan travelling scholar...
Mongolia in the year 1162. He was born into the Onggirat tribe. He had three brothers Khasar, Jamuqa and Temuge. He also had one sister, Temulen. His father was the head of the tribe, but was killed from eating poisoned food by the neighbouring tribe, the Tartars, because of all the campaigning and raids...
that time the Aztecs were a small, nomadic tribe
living in the border territory on the margins of civilized Mesoamerica. (see map
I) In the 13th century they settled in the valley of central Mexico. The Aztecs
finally found refuge on a small island in Lake Texcoco, where about 1345, they
GRC 10070 - ROME’S RISE TO EMPIRE
Assignment Option 1: The Battle of Lake Regillus
Passage A describes the myth of the Roman victory in the Battle of Lake Regillus, which was written by Plutarch, some time in the first decades of the second century AD. Plutarch’s work is comprised of many different...
Crater Lake is located at southwestern off Highway 62 in Oregon. It is Oregon?s only national park. It is the deepest lake in the United States and is the seventh deepest in the world. Crater Lake has an average diameter of 5.3 miles in length and is approximately 1,932 feet deep.
extinction of the "big game" was by preying on smaller animals, and but growing food.
Europeans arrived in AD1492 by this time there were more the 300 tribes of Native Americans that's not counting south America or central America which all had different cultures
Why were humans able to migrate...
It is said to be, that people arrived in multiple different groups or tribes to America at least 15,000 years ago. The first Americans came from Asia and followed herds of grazing animals across a land bridge during the Ice Age. The people journeyed on foot slowly into North America. They battled many...
The Hutu Tribe
The culture of the Hutu and Tutsi tribes of Rwanda, Africa interests me
for many reasons. One reason is that they are so diverse from our American way
of life. Another reason is that I have heard a little bit about them in the
news and by talking to people. This sparked my interest...
result of these events was a great deal of hatred between England and the Catholic nations.
2. Elizabeth Energizes England
1. Elizabeth I was a fiery red-headed queen with loads of ambition, gall, and the political shrewdness to get what she wanted.
2. Francis Drake was a “sea dog” who pirated Spanish...
The Tequesta was a small, peaceful native American tribe. They were the first tribe in south
Florida and they lived in Biscayne bay which is now present day Miami dade county and half of
Broward county they also had some small island in the Miami keys. They built many villages at the
Denis, in 1714 while he was en-route to Mexico from Mobile, Alabama, on a trade mission. When he reached the village of the Natchitoches Indians on the Red River, he had two huts constructed within the village and left a small detachment there to guard the stores and trade with the inhabitants. This became...
pick their own husbands. The families acted merely as financial advisors. However, in many circumstances, women were married off to members of enemy tribes in order to bring peace. Hence, they were given the name peace-weavers. Women, depending upon social standing, were also educated and wise, sometimes...
authentic cultural experience with the Maasai, Samburu, Batwa and Hadzabe.
The Maasai: East Africa (Kenya and Tanzania)
An introduction to the Maasai tribe of East Africa. The Maasai are pastoralists and warriors. Self-sufficient and proud, the Maasai are now struggling to maintain their traditions. Their...
Native American Essay
When Europeans first visited the area they found three major tribes, the Paiutes, Shoshone and the Washo. The Shoshone occupied much of northeastern Nevada. They belong to a large group that extends into Mexico, the Pacific Northwest and the Great Plains. The Paiute were divided...
one of the most important trading activities in the world.
Salt is one of the most common minerals on the earth. Salty springs and lakes dry out to leave salt crystals that can be collected. Salt can be extracted from sea water by boiling or leaving it to evaporate. In some places, solid...
Lake Tahoe, California
The day begins bright and early. The sounds of the birds chirping, mixing with the warm glow of the sun shining through my tent, act as my alarm clock for the day. As I exit the tent, I inhale a deep breath of the crisp mountain air. It feels cool and fresh in my lungs. The campground...
The Lake Tahoe Basin Ecosystem
Sep 10, 2012
The Lake Tahoe Basin Ecosystem
During the last 140 years the ecosystem of the Lake Tahoe Basin has experienced multiple alterations. Just...
isiXhosa, Afrikaans, English)
Capitals: Pretoria, Cape Town and Bloemfontein
79.2% Africans, 9% Coloured, 9% White
Ethnical mix of old african tribes (Nguni) and european settlers
The Rainbow Nation
1652: arrival of the first european settlers in South Africa
1795: British settlers...
THE BHAR TRIBE
Rajbhar or Bhar is one of the oldest Tribes of india.These tribes are also one of the Denotified tribes listed in the Gazette of India. These tribe are facing a huge problem of poverty, illetracy,unemployement and descrimination from society. government is also not Intrested in the...
in the 1800's. Along with a view of the past, this realistic story provides readers with vivid descriptions of Native American life in the Nicoleno tribe. Reality can play a vital role in children's literature. Realism offers a credible point for children to explore new situations, characters, and places...
They lived very different lives…
North East Woodlands tribes, such as the Mohawk, Huron, Iroquois, Micmac, Pequot and Powhatan, had very different environments to that of the Plains tribes; Sioux, Cheyenne, Crow, Blackfeet, Comanche and Pawnee… Their climate was much like the Plains: warm in the summer...
Historically, the Milwaukee area was originally inhabited by the Menominee, Fox, Mascouten, Sauk, Potawatomi, Ojibwe and Ho-Chunk, native American tribes. Milwaukee was first settled by a French Canadian called Alexis Laframboise in 1785. During the first half of the 20th century, Milwaukee was the...
Tonle Sap Lake. As you can see from the map on page 6, the lake is located in the lowland, central portion of the country. When the runoff from the mountains is combined with the torrential precipitation from the rainy season the results could be disastrous. It is not uncommon for the Tonle Sap Lake to expand...
After Kelly and Mat tell their stories, Wiri has his turn. He was born around ___________ AD into the __________ _______________ , a peaceful sub-tribe of the Tainui, and lived in a pa at _______________________. He was the beloved younger son of the chief and lived a privileged life, but was arrogant...
Great Plains to the Ohio Valley and even in New York. Evidence shows us that these artifacts were produced by Native Americans in the northern Great Lakes region between 6,000 to 7,000 years ago. The Indian Knoll site in Kentucky shell ornaments and copper items were found. This enhanced the belief that...
the Indian tribes known as the Dakota, Outagamie, Menominee, and Iroquois. For hundreds of years the tribes had used the productive land to hunt birds, harvest food from the rich soil, and use the treacherous rivers for transportation (Kort, p. 13-14).
The Menominee and Outagamie tribes were known...
The Effects on the Economy
and People of Lake Huron
time. Childhood versus adulthood plays a major role in the novel, from the red hunting hat, to the discussion about the ducks and fishes, and finally the trip to the museum.
From the start of the story, Holden wears his red hunting hat in a weird way, in front and below his eye. When Ackley talks to...
culturally dominant and persistent? Why did they overshadow, and indeed erase, their antecedents and
competitors? No one, after all, reads Richardson; and Pawnee Bill—sometimes Buffalo Bill's partner, sometimes
his competitor—is known only to antiquarians.18
The answer has two elements. First, the very contradictions...
many of the other tribes within Rwanda and has experienced their share of prejudice and discrimination by means of segregation, political unrest, poverty, and war. The prejudices of the Batwa people were formed beforehand and without thought or reason by the other Hutu and Tutsi tribes which started the...
Kagome's Voice and Kikyo's Kiss
24. Enter Sango the Demon Exterminator
25. Naraku's Insidious Plot
26. Secret of the Jewel of Four Souls Revealed
27. Lake of the Evil Water God
28. Miroku Falls Into A Dangerous Trap
29. Sango's Suffering and Kohaku's Life
30. Tetsusaiga is Stolen! Showdown...
SWAN LAKE FACTS: Being the most widely performed ballet in the world, Swan Lake is incredibly popular.
It was first shown by Pyotr Tchaikovsky in 1875, although it is presented...
Wildlife Habitat due to Human Encroachment:
Lake Tahoe Basin
In the years between 1873 and 1875, John Muir, America's leading advocate of national parks, traveled through the beautiful Lake Tahoe Basin; he wrote that, “Lake Tahoe is the king of all lakes in the Sierra, not only in size, but in surpassing...
June 28, 2015
Field Report #2
Wood Lake Nature Center & Shadow Falls
Wood Lake Nature Center is a 150-acre (0.24 square miles) natural lake preserve
featuring freshwater cattail marsh and floodplain forest habitats. The lake is dominated by
cattail, the most photosynthetically active...
Western red cedar is undoubtedly one of the most common trees in Northamerica. It is so widespread that it is found in rare enough places like at Crater lake (Oregon) where it is found about 2290 metres above sea level. Despite of its widespread growth, it is not to be confused with weeds because...
Trout Lake is located near the Adirondack Mountains in upstate New York, surrounded by massive white birch and maple tress, beautiful meadows, and crystal clear water, so clear you can almost see the bottom. It was a place to get away from everyday life, for the weekend or just for a week or two. Trout...
beautiful and high ranking young maiden by the name of kowhitiwhiti, the daughter of the river god toronaihi. They lived at Owhata on the eastern shores of Lake taupo. Because of her rank, Hinemoa was declared puhi (tapu or sacred). A husband would be chosen for her when she reached maturity by the elders in...
shore of Chesapeake Bay through Kentucky to the junction of the Ohio and Mississippi Rivers; then north following the Illinois River to the south end of Lake Michigan; east across all of lower Michigan, southern Ontario and adjacent parts of southwestern Quebec; and finally south through northern New England...
Being the most widely performed ballet in the world, Swan Lake is incredibly popular. It was first shown by Pyotr Tchaikovsky in 1875, although it is presented in many different versions, most ballet companies base the choreography and music of their staging’s on the 1895 revival of Marius Petipa and...
communities and their main way of finding food was from agriculture; they planted squash, pumpkins, beans and corn crops. Trades between neighboring tribes were common, and this act brought in additional goods and also some raw materials such as gems
People have been living in the Americas for thousands...
Iroquoian language. In the 19th century, historians and ethnographers recorded their oral tradition that told of the tribe having migrated south in ancient times from the Great Lakes region, where other Iroquoian-speaking peoples were located. They began to have contact with European traders in the 18th...
smell mixed in with a fishy smell lingers around while a cool breeze off Wamplers Lake shakes the trees and gives the sailors quite the boost. The many screams of tubers and loud engine roars heard throughout the lake makes it hard to not to get excited. The waves clash against the seawall and pops...
the family and wealth you create for yourself. Although White Man’s Dog and Fast Horse have well respected fathers, it only gets them so far in their tribe. White Man’s Dog has never touched a women, has puny animals, and believes that he is unlucky. Fast Horse is wanted by women that can’t be with him...
(a) 1, 2, 3 and 4 (b) 1, 2, 4 and 5
(c) 2, 3 and 5 (d) 1, 3 and
77. .BALSA. is
(a) A language spoken by a Tribe in
(b) Largest Bird in S. America
(c) House inhabited by Tribes of
(d) Lightest type of wood in the world
78. Which of the following are the most rain