Sunday, October 5, 2014

Greek and Roman influence on USA

Directions: rewrite the grammatically incorrect the sentence below, correctly, in your journal. There are two missing commas.

Neoclassical art and architecture art produced in Europe and North America between 1750 and the early 1800s was marked by the emulation of Ancient Greek-Roman style. 



suggested answer: 
Neoclassical art and architecture, art produced in Europe and North America from about 1750 through the early 1800s, was marked by the emulation of Ancient Greek-Roman style.

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Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Ameliorate the 1860 election

Directions: grammatically correct the following sentences, in red. There are two sentences, three missing commas, and several capitalization errors.

Founded by anti-slavery activist's in 1854 the Republican Party dominated politics nationally for most of the period from 1860 to 1932 the first republican president was Abraham Lincoln from 1861 to 1865.



video: basic simple election of 1860 video
Video: Crash course


Founded by anti-slavery activists in 1854, the Republican Party dominated politics nationally for most of the period from 1860 to 1932. The first Republican president was Abraham Lincoln from 1861 to 1865.