He endorsed civil disobedience and nonviolence as a means to achieve independence. He experimented with the inventions of man made fligt, parachutes, and a crude form of the tank. Painter, sculptor, inventor, and scientist. Soviet ships turned back, and the Soviet Union agreed to remove the missiles as long as the U. He was unsuccessful in attempts to conquer the Netherlands.
You must identify the name of the work, the author, and then you must talk about the meaning and importance of the excerpt. He studied human muscle movements, and how veins are arranged in a leaf. However, this attack is very dangerous, so they expect to die. He appointed officials by merit, fired corrupt officals, created lycees, and created a comprehensive system of laws. My darlings, it is almost that wonderful time of year again! Does it make you feel more nervous?.
He outlawed strikes, and gained control of the economy. Economic problems led to political crisis in Russia. He was devoted to helping France attain economic, political, and cultural brilliance. Does it contain any of the literary elements that you were taught about, such as a symbol, repetition, refrain, etc. He used his power to turn Germany into a totalitarian state, and banned other political parties and had opponents arrested. He built a new capital at St. This class will focus on building the foundations for future English courses by exploring various genre-specific works supplemented with informational texts.
I will pray that God will give you focus, energy, discipline, grace, peace and wisdom in this busy and stressful time. Close reading, building academic and literary vocabulary, and developing individualized writing processes will be some of the main points covered throughout the year. He was 24 years old when he became the sole ruler of Russia. He was assassinated in Dallas in November 1963. Short Answer, Comprehension Questions 20 points total You must be able to answer comprehension questions related to these stories and poems, taken from the textbook, the quizzes you had, or the comprehension sheets that you received. Paintings include the Mona Lisa and The Last Supper.
He weakened the power of the nobles by excluding them from his councils, and increased the power of the intendants. How does it make you respond, for example, does it make you feel more excited? These questions can cover the plot, characters, theme, or literary terms within the work. Welcome to Honors English I, the first class in your high school English career. He journeyed to Europe to learn about European customs and industrial techniques. He banned strikes, dissolved labor unions, and gave the government authority over business and labor. He became the Russian Republic's first elected President in 1991. He was the first Catholic and the youngest man to be elected President.
He helped to form the Nationalist German Worker's Pary Nazi's , and became chancellor of Germany in 1933. In the comments section of this post, I have posted your midterm study guide. The leader of the freedom movement in India in their struggle for independence from Great Britian. Literary Terms 20 points total You must be able to define, identify, and give an example of these literary terms: Theme, dialogue, dialect, foreshadowing, point of view, first person perspective, third person omniscient perspective, third person limited perspective, irony, poetic justice Example: Define first person perspective What point of view is The Stub Book written in? He opposed Communist hardliners in their attempted overthrow of the Gorbachev government, and adopted a shift to free-market economics, lowering trade barriers, removing price controls, and ending subsidies to state-owned industries. Is this passage a key moment within the story? Secret police jailed his opponents, and government censors forced radio stations and publications to broadcast or publish only Fascist doctrines. He supported the unsuccessful invasion of Cuba 1961 , forced the Soviets to remove their missiles in Cuba 1962 , and signed a nuclear Test-ban Treaty 1963.
He abolished democracy and outlawed all political parties except the Fascists. He brought the Russian Orthodox Church under state control, abolished the office of patriarch, and modernized his army with European tactics and European weapons. Example: Who is Sir Oliver Oates? As French leader, he set up a fairer tax code, established a national bank, stabilized the currency, and gave state loans to businesses. ? You can also get a hard copy of it from me tomorrow. He called on Indians to refuse to buy British goods, attend government schools, pay British taxes, or vote in elections. What effect does this passage have on you as a reader? He founded the Fascist Party in 1919, and gained control of the Italian government in 1922. He led French armies in an attempt to expand the French Empire in Europe, until he was defeated at Waterloo in 1815.
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