• Acadians- French residents of Nova Scotia, many of whom were uprooted by the British in 1755 and scattered as far south as Louisiana, where their descendants became known as "Cajuns." • Albany Congress- Intercolonial congress summoned by the British government to foster greater colonial unity and assure Iroquois support in the escalating war against the French. • Battle of Québec- Historic British victory over French forces on the outskirts of Québec. The surrender of Québec marked the beginning of the end of French rule in North America. • Coureurs de bois- translated as "runners of the woods," they were French fur-trappers, also known as "voyageurs" (travelers). Who established trading posts throughout North America. The fur trade wreaked havoc on the health and folkways of their Native American partners. • Edict of Nantes- Decree issued by the French crown granting limited toleration to French Protestants. Ended religious wars in France and inaugurated a period of French preeminence in Europe and across the Atlantic. Its repeal in 1685 prompted a fresh migration of Protestant Huguenots to North America. • French and Indian War (Seven Years' War)- Nine-year war between the British and the French in North America. It resulted in the expulsion of the French from the North American mainland and helped spark the Seven Years' War in Europe. • Huguenots- French Protestant dissenters, the Huguenots were granted limited tolerance under the Edict of Nantes. After King Louis XIV outlawed Protestantism in 1685, many Huguenots fled elsewhere, including to British North America. • King George’s War- North American theater of Europe's War of Austrian Succession that once again pitted British colonies against their French counterparts in the North. The peace settlement did not involve any territorial realignment, leading to conflict between New England settlers and the British government. • King William’s War- War fought largely between French trappers, British settlers, and their respective Indian Allies from 1689-1697. The colonial theater of the larger War of the League of Augsburg in Europe. •…
Vocab Ch. 5
1. Code of Conduct- A statement that guides the ethical behaviors of a company and its employees
2. Checking Account- A bank account which payments can be ordered by a depositor
3. Endorsement- A signature or stamp on the back of a check transferring ownership
4. Blank Endorsement- An endorsement consisting only of the endorser’s signature
5. Special Endorsement- An endorsement indicating a new owner of a check
6. Restrictive Endorsement- An endorsement…
Vocab: Chapters 16-24
1.) Vivacity - liveliness; animation; sprightliness.
Sentence: "Pearl set forth, at a great pace, and, as Hester smiled to perceive, did actually catch the sunshine, and stood laughing in the midst of it, all brightened by its splendor, and scintillating with the vivacity excited by rapid motion." (Ch.16 Page 123).
2.) Loquacity- the state of being loquacious; talkativeness; garrulity.
Sentence: "All these giant trees and boulders of granite seemed intent on making a…
analyze the relationship between the earth and s
1. Notes on Section 1.5 and 1.6. 2. Phase 4 and 5.
Objective: SWBAT analyze the relationship between the earth and sun.
Activities: 1. Socrative review of 1.6 and 1.7. 2. Complete Phase 5 and 6 3. Reading
: Reading Challenge make sure all map work from Section 1.4 on is done.
1. Quiz on Chapter 1 2. Start Chapter 2
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Ch 3 Macro Environment
Five Forces ( Porter ) 1. Bargaining power of customers – online buyers is increased since they have a wider choice and prices are likely to be forced down through increased knowledge & price transparency. 2. Bargaining power of suppliers- suppliers’ bargaining power if reduced since here are wider choices and increased commoditization due to e-marketplaces. 3. Threat of substitute products- significant threat since new digital products or extended products can be readily…
decomposition of sodium azide (NaN3). Determine the amount of N2 produced if 100.0 g of NaN3 is decomposed using the following unbalanced equation:
2NaN3 2Na + 3N2
m = 64.64 g N2
6. limiting reactant problem:
Nitrogen gas reacts with hydrogen gas to produce ammonia: ___N2 + ___H2 ___NH3 *not balanced
If 100.0 g of nitrogen gas reacts with 20.0 g of hydrogen gas what mass of ammonia will be produced…
consonant and –y
Change the –y to –I and add –es
Pony, ponies, navy, navies
Nouns ending in –o
Add –es or –s
Potato, potatoes, piano, pianos
Most nouns ending in –f or –fe
Change the –f or –fe to ves
Most nouns ending in –ch, -sh, -s, or –x
Match, matches, rash, rashes, pass, passes
Many two-word or three-word compound nouns
Add –s to the principal word
Teaspoonfuls, governors generals
An adjective has three degrees of comparison: positive, comparative…