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Asked in School Subjects, Slavery
What was second middle passage?
The "Middle Passage" refers to the second leg in a triangular trading route that resulted in massive numbers of Africans being transported to America as slaves. The "Second Middle Passage" is a phrase coined to refer to the mass movement westward of slaves from the southern United States. In essence, the second middle passage can be thought of as the second of two periods during which large numbers of African slaves were moved to environments that were very alien to them -...
Asked in Environmental Issues, School Subjects
What are Multiple choice questions on Environmental science?
1) What are the three R's? 2) What are three ways to help the environment? 3) What is Co2? 4) What is H2O? 5) What is O2? 6) What to trees produce? 7) What is another name for twister? 9) What % of earth is covered in water? 10) What % of earth is covered in land? 11) A green substance in leaves? 12) What is processing and reusing waste materials called? 13) What affect does global warming have? 14) What do you call the rain that...
Asked in Astronomy, School Subjects, Red Shift
Can there be purple shift aswell as blue shift and red shift?
Redshift and blueshift refer to a change in frequency of light we receive from distant objects (stars, galaxies, etc.) The light can turn different colors, and purple is one of them. However, no matter what the color the light changes to, the technical term is always "redshift" if the frequency of the light decreases (normally indicating that the object is moving away from us), and "blueshift" if it increases (normally indicating that the object is moving towards us). Blue shift and purple shift...
Asked in School Subjects, Poetry, Definitions
How can poetry be defined?
Poetry is one of the four major literary art forms; the others are fiction, nonfiction, and drama. Poetry is the highly condensed, imaginative use of language, images, meter and rhyme to express the poet's thoughts and emotions, either in standard formats, such as the sonnet, or in much less structured, free form verse. An unique art of which others use to express feelings, emotions and more ...
Asked in College Applications and Entrance Requirements, School Subjects, US Marine Corps History and Traditions
Why you should take part in extra curricular activities?
They look good on a college resume and show you get involved with your school. Some extracurricular activities also show some of your interests. Perhaps more importantly, they help to broaden your mind and social skills. Education isn't, or shouldn't be, just learning exam material. ...
What words have ob as their prefix?
Observe, obliterate, obvious The American Heritage Dictionary has over 3 1/2 pages of words that begin with "ob". You would get a much more comprehensive answer by looking for it, rather than asking for it. ...
Why do you want to be a librarian?
A librarian works indoors, usually in a smoke-free, air-conditioned and quiet environment. The work is light- no heavy lifting and no dangerous machinery and no dangerous chemical and fumes. There are no sales quotas and usually very little pressure to perform competitively. The work is beneficial to mankind and you can find a job in any part of the country. You rarely have to make quick decisions and if you make a mistake on the job it can be corrected without doing...
Where Junior School Certificate Examination Result?
The Junior School Certificate Examination Result 2010 Bangladesh JSC Result 2010 The Junior School Certificate Examination Result will be published on 30 December 2010. See the related link for the Result page. ...