Friday, August 29, 2014

Ameliorate John Adams

Directions: grammatically correct the sentence(s) below, in red.

John Adams presidency was dominated by too events the XYZ Affair and the Alien and Sedition Acts.



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suggested answer: 

John Adams' presidency was dominated by two events: the XYZ Affair and the Alien and Sedition Acts.

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Explorers

Directions: grammatically correct the sentence(s) below, in red.

The sixteenth century saw exploration and colonization of the new world by many european nations spanish dutch english and french


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25 cool facts about the Age of Exploration

suggested answer: 
The sixteenth century saw exploration and colonization of the New World by many European nations: Spanish, Dutch, English, and French. 


Monday, August 25, 2014

Ameliorate the Renaissance

      beginning in Italy around 1400 the influence of the renaissance was felt in literature philosophy art music politics science religion and other aspects of intellectual inquiry.



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SUGGESTED Answer
Beginning in Italy around 1400, the influence of the Renaissance was felt in literature, philosophy, art, music, politics, science, religion, and other aspects of intellectual inquiry.