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1) Regions-

Define each of the 3 types of regions (formal, functional, vernacular) and give an example of each. You can use your own example or the examples given in the textbook.

2) Diffusion-

Define contagious, expansion and hierarchal diffusion and give an example of each. You can use your own examples or the examples provided in the textbook.

3) Ecology

Define cultural ecology and give an example.

4) Interaction

Define cultural interaction and give an example.

5) Landscape

Define cultural landscape and give an example.

How does the Novel “The Picture of Dorian Gray” reflect the reality of The Victorian epoch?

In determining the grade for the paper, I will consider form (mechanics, grammar), content, documentation, and process. Each will affect the final grade for the paper.

Research papers will have a body of seven to ten (7-10) pages. The paper must also have an outline, and Works Cited page. (These pages are NOT considered as part of the body page count.) You will find a sample research paper, including a sample Works Cited page at the Purdue OWL website. Their website also offers information about outlining; be sure to click through the three subsections regarding outlining. The order of pages in the paper is the outline, body of the paper,  then the works cited page. These are all to be saved and sent to me as one document.
The final Works Cited page will contain seven to eight (7-8) sources, academic, peer reviewed, Journal Articles. The sources will be derived from appropriate books, periodicals, etc., to denote a variety of sources used; you are expected to begin your

American Military History P2

Review the video posts as seen below and Complete the PowerPoint assignment.
Minimum # of slides is 10, max # of slides is 15.

Video links covering the material for the PowerPoint assignment in order...

create your own 1 act play. The play can be any style with any characters you wish. It should still be a school appropriate play.

2. MLA Heading
3. Play format (dialogue, cues, setting descriptions)
Standards being assessed:
W.12.3.A: Engage and orient the reader by setting out a problem, situation, or observation and its significance, establishing one or multiple point(s) of view, and introducing a narrator and/or characters; create a smooth progression of experiences or events.
W.12.3.D: Use precise words and phrases, telling details, and sensory language to convey a vivid picture of the experiences, events, setting, and/or characters.
W.12.5: Develop and strengthen writing as needed by planning, revising, editing, rewriting, or trying a new approach, focusing on addressing what is most significant for a specific purpose and audience.
L.12.1: Demonstrate command of the conventions of standard English grammar and usage when writing or speaking

I will be adding the instructions to the file it has to be a play not a story with characters

Journal Entry Week 4

Journal Entry for Class 4 (300-500 words):

1.Ask someone who knows you well to evaluate your social style using the exercise from Class 3 to have them assess your assertiveness and emotional control levels. How did their evaluation compare with your self assessment? For example, did they place you in roughly the same quadrant, did they perceive a big difference in one or both of the factors, etc.? What is your takeaway from this?
2.After reading the article, Harnessing the Science of Persuasion,, choose two of the techniques and give a new example (not from the article) of each. These examples can be drawn from your personal experience or from business cases.

Buddhism and Christianity

Write a three to four page paper comparing and contrasting two religions, one "Western" religion and one "Eastern" religion. Compare and contrast the following things:
Describe how each of the religions view the ultimate divine (God, etc.).
What is the "end goal" of each religion and how does one get there according to said religion.
What other similarities do you find between each of the two religions.

philosophy essay

Essay I is due in Module 3 (Feb. 10). This assignment is worth a lot of points. I suggest you start thinking about which topic you want to write on. Note that you pick only one topic. You can write on a different topic, but please pass your idea by me first.

Essay Topics I

[1]      Carefully explain the ontological argument as formulated by Anselm. Kant objects to this argument, claiming that existence is not a predicate. Explain Kants objection. Do you think Kants objection undermines the ontological argument? (Your thesis statement should indicate whether you think Kants objection undermines Anselms argument and why you hold this position.)

[2]      Carefully explain the teleological argument for the existence of God. Hume raises a number of interesting objections to this argument. Do you think Humes objections undermine the teleological argument? (Your thesis statement should indicate whether you think Humes objection und

reflective paper

Reflective Paper
Be sure to address each of the following questions in your reflective paper. Type your responses below each question, and leave the questions in the document. Remember that the length of your responses for this portion of the final is expected to be 1,000-2,000 words in total, not including the prompt questions. Please answer each question after having reviewed and reflected upon your writing prompts, and assignments throughout this course.

1.    Describe your impressions of economics before you took this course, and compare/contrast that to your current ideas of economics.

2.    Now that you have completed the course, reflect upon any of concerns or challenges related to the economy or businesses you may have had when you began the course. Do you think that the material you learned in this course has influenced your thinking about those concerns or challenges? Please explain why or why not.

3.    Whi

income inequality CNBC Why the inequality gap is growing Infographics on inequality Crash Course Economics Branko Milanovich lecture

You must create a new thread in this forum using the media and textbook concepts. Your initial thread should address your reaction to the media in the context of chapter 15 (income inequality ) of the text.

What do you think of income inequality in the US and abroad?
Do you think everyone has the same ability to prosper in our economy?
Do you think everyone has the same opportunity in our economy?
What role do you believe government policy plays in this inequality?
Do you think that income inequality impacted people in their ability to respond to COVID 19?
What solutions would you provide?

How does Archebe develop and use a secondary character to convey a theme about multiple stories in Things Fall Apart?

Write a literary analysis in which you state your response and logically and sufficiently support your response with claims. Support your claims with relevant textual evidence, including direct quotations with parenthetical citations. Use correct and effective words, phrases,syntax, usage and mechanics to clearly communicate your analysis.
Be sure to:
Summarize the secondary characters experiences and motivations in the novel.
Explain how the secondary character represents and/or expresses a similar or different perspective from Okonkwo and how the two characters interactions contribute to the events of the novel.
Determine and analyze the development of a theme that is revealed through the story of the secondary character and the characters relationship to Okonkwos story.