CHY 4U: Exam Review

Funny thing…I somehow posted the blog entry to an old, inactive blog I used to run. Sorry. FORMAT: A: Multiple Choice B: Short answer/definitions C: Apply the School D: Essay SCHOOLS The Great Man Theory Hegelian Dialectic Marxist Theory Great Forces Radical School Renaissance Early Maps Machiavelli Art (generally) Scientific Revolution Newton Kepler Galileo Bacon…

CHY 4U: Best Guest Appearance By A Dead Historical Figure Ever

Today, we have a very special guest speaker. His appearance at Holy Cross is so special because: his ideas have influenced our world immeasurably he is dead, which makes his presence at HCC highly unlikely Before he arrives, I’d like you to gather a few questions that you might want to ask this gentlemen. Don’t worry about conducting too…

CHY 4U: Sorry about the Cats Part…

Rotary engine via Flickr, by fatedsnowfox Good citizens of Nonexistia, Our proud but surprisingly backwards nation is on the verge of tumultuous change. The old ways of doing things, like the time-honoured tradition of working the fields with small plows pulled by cats, will soon disappear; in their place, we will see unprecedented mechanization and…

ENG 2D: Organizing Your Ideas

Ladies and gents, You have probably noticed that I am not in the room right now. Good for you. It is exactly this sort of observation that proves you are capable students who will go far in life. I will return sometime during this period. I’ve already said nice things about you to Ms. Sheeler,…

CHY 4U : Test Review

Topics Causes of the Revolution (some are listed below) Divine Right of Kings Absolutism Louis XIV The Palace of Versailles Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette Philosophes (Rousseau in particular) The Estates General The Tennis Court Oath National Assembly The storming of the Bastille The Declaration of the Rights of Man and Citizen The Women’s March…