Until the late 1800s the united states had expanded by settling territory in ____
What method did party bosses use to maintain the power of their political machines?
Match these items. Match the items in the left column to the items in the right column. 1 .
great Italian poet
Ivan the Great
first great Russian monarch
Augustine of Canterbury
missionary to England
The Song of Roland
signed the Magna Carta
Notre Dame de Paris
ran the financial business of the manor
Latin grammar, rhetoric, logic
1 .Trivium - Latin grammar, rhetoric, logic
Trivium is an liberal art that comprises grammar, dialectic and rhetoric.
2 .Ivan the Great - First great Russian monarch
Ivan III Vasilyevich, also known as Ivan the Great and called by many "the gatherer of the Russian lands", ruled Russia from 1462 until his death in 1505.
3 .Augustine of Canterbury - Missionary to England
Canterbury was a Benedictine monk, founder of the English Church and missionary to England who led a group of 40 monks from Rome to evangelize the Anglo-Saxons in England, in 596.
4 .King John - Signed the Magna Carta
John Lackland, as King of England from 1199 to 1216, signed Magna Carta on June 1215, which consisted in a charter of rights that attempted to make peace between him and his subjects to govern the kingdom in a more fair way.
5 .Bailiff - Ran the financial business of the manor
Normans, an ethnic group that arose in Normandy in the 10th century, gave the term "Bailiff" to the officer responsible for executing the decisions of a court and also the responsible for managing the financial business of the manor.
6 .Gothic Architecture - Notre Dame de Paris
The design and art style of the medieval Catholic cathedral, Notre Dame de Paris, is a great example of French Gothic architecture, which was extensively used from the 12th century through 16th century.
Its construction began in the 1100s and was completed in 1200s, but have been modified several times since then.
7 .Dante - Great Italian poet
Dante Alighieri (1265-1321), is regarded as one of the greatest Italian poet of his century, and best known for its work "La divina commedia", one of the world’s excellent works of literature.
8 .French epic - The Song of Roland
The Song of Roland is a masterpiece poem based on the Battle of Roncevaux Pass in 778, and it's the oldest surviving major work of French literature.
Which of the following organizations seeks to promote the rights of Hispanics? NAACP LULAC NRA LAWV
The correct answer is LULAC.
The League of United Latin American Citizens is one of the oldest Latino organization in the United States. It was founded in the year 1929 in Corpus Christi, Texas, during a period of massive discrimination of Hispanic minorities in the States.
The organization initially admitted American citizens only. The goal was to help with assimilation of Latinos into the American society. The belief was that the discrimination was caused by racism which could be overcome by integration and hard work. This way, Mexican Americans could achieve better social and economical status thus fit better into the American society.
How did the adams-onis treaty lead to the failure of the mission system?
Similarities and differences between communism and fascism
How does OZ define his type of Zionism? what other definitions are there?
defined as the historic Land of Israel (roughly corresponding to Canaan, the Holy Land, or the region of Palestine).
Which of the following is part of the naturalization process? a. touring the white house
b.attending a baseball game
c.passing a citizenship test
d. buying a home
I'm pretty sure its C
Which best describes an activity of "dollar diplomacy"?
loaning money to foreign governments