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