Mongolia

(Mongol Ard, Uls) Mongolia (Mongol Ard, Uls), landlocked nation in central Asia lyingbetweenChina and the USSR. A vast plateau with extensive grasslandsembraces the heartland of the country; part of the Gobi Desert occupies theS. An agricultural economy relies primarily on herd animals with more than80% of the total land area devoted to pastureland. Herdsmen make

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Simple Machines

Definitions:Machine- A device that makes work easier by changing the speed , direction, oramount of a force. Simple Machine- A device that performs work with only one movement. Simplemachines include lever, wheel and axle, inclined plane, screw, and wedge. Ideal Mechanical Advantage (IMA)- A machine in which work in equals work out;such a machine would

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Samuel Sewall

Samuel Sewall born in 1652 in England. He was taken as a child to Newbury, Massachusetts, and graduated from Harvard in 1671. He became a minister but gave up the role to take management of a printing press in Boston and entered upon a public career. He was elected in 1683 to the general court

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Our laws

The oldest profession in the world is not what would be commonly accepted in society. Before a woman had a chance to sell her body, people looked up at the stars andwondered what they were. They made figures out of the shapes they made. As weadvanced through scientific research many other doors opened that allowed

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Bennidict Arnold

Word Count: 744My name is Benedict Arnold. I was born on January 14, 1741 in Norwich Connecticut. I led a very daring life, for I was a spy. My entire familial lineage was based in New England and was long established and well respected. As a child I worked with an apothecary, but that wasnt

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The Duke and His Last Duchess

Edgar Allan Poe is perhaps the best-known American Romantic who worked in the Gothic mode. His stories explore the darker side of the Romantic imagination, dealing with the grotesque, the supernatural, and the horrifying. He defined the form of the American short story. As one might expect, Poe himself eschewed conventional morality, which he believed

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