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32 termscreated on December 7, 2016
History Test 12/7/16
Ice age land bridge commecring asia an…
Corn
It was the first urban center in the a…
Olmec
What is Beringia
What is maize
What is monte alban historically important
What was mesoamerica's mother culture
Ice age land bridge commecring asia an…
What is Beringia
Corn
What is maize
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History final pt 4
What were the purposes behind the majo…
What was the ascribed role of women in…
What was the purpose of the abolition…
Why did southern cotton planters belie…
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What were the purposes behind the majo…
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What was the ascribed role of women in…
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World geography grade 9 chapter 16 section 2
Tenochtitlan
Hernan Cortes
Peninsulares
Crillos
In 1400 Aztecs civilization on the Yucatán Peninsula
Destroyed Aztec Empire and established colonists for Spanish…
Highest class of New Spain society. People born in Spain
Second class of New Spain society. People of Spanish ancestry…
Tenochtitlan
In 1400 Aztecs civilization on the Yucatán Peninsula
Hernan Cortes
Destroyed Aztec Empire and established colonists for Spanish…
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Causes of the Civil War
The Missouri Compromise
The Dredd Scott Decision
The Abolitionist Movement
Abolitionist John Brown
An effort by Congress to defuse the sectional and political r…
A controversial ruling made by the Supreme Court in 1857, sho…
A historical movement to end the African and Indian slave tra…
An American who believed armed insurrection was the only way…
The Missouri Compromise
An effort by Congress to defuse the sectional and political r…
The Dredd Scott Decision
A controversial ruling made by the Supreme Court in 1857, sho…
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history: chapter3 ACTUAL test questions exam sem1
Conquistador
Hernan Cortes
Francisco pizaro
Moctezuma
A Spanish explorer who claimed lands in the Americas for Spai…
conquistador who landed in Mexico in 1519 and took over the A…
Spanish conquistador who arrived in Peru in 1532, defeated th…
the Aztec emperor who faced the Spanish invasion led by Cortés
Conquistador
A Spanish explorer who claimed lands in the Americas for Spai…
Hernan Cortes
conquistador who landed in Mexico in 1519 and took over the A…
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APUSH period 5 id part 2
John Brown
Harper's Ferry
Secret Six
Candidates for election of 1860
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...
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John Brown
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Harper's Ferry
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Social studies midterms 5-7 (quizzes)
What means "producing just enough to m…
What was the worst leg of THE of the t…
What were the plantation bosses who ke…
Which group controlled the economics a…
Subsistence farming
The middle passage
Overseers
Plantation owners
What means "producing just enough to m…
Subsistence farming
What was the worst leg of THE of the t…
The middle passage
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history: chapter 2 ACUTAL test questions exam sem1
Prince henry
Vasco da gama
Chris Columbus
Magellan
Portuguese prince who sponsored technology and map making to…
Portuguese navigator; first to sail around Africa to Asia
Italian navigator who sailed west across the Atlantic and exp…
Portuguese nobleman who led the first expedition to circumnav…
Prince henry
Portuguese prince who sponsored technology and map making to…
Vasco da gama
Portuguese navigator; first to sail around Africa to Asia
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Explores test
Traits of explores
Prince Henry the navigator
Bartholomeu dias
Leif Ericsson
Focus, preparedness, conviction, perserverance, creativity, c…
Established a school of navigation and opened an observatory…
Made it as far as the southern tip of Africa. He went as far…
Became the first European to set foot on the North America co…
Traits of explores
Focus, preparedness, conviction, perserverance, creativity, c…
Prince Henry the navigator
Established a school of navigation and opened an observatory…
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Chapter 2 section 1
King George 111
Sugar act
Stamp act
Samuel adams
...
A trade law enacted by parliament in 1764 in an attempt to re…
Law in which parliament established the first direct taxation…
...
King George 111
...
Sugar act
A trade law enacted by parliament in 1764 in an attempt to re…
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Arkansas regions
ozark mountains
ar river valley
quachita mountains
gulf coastal plain
-dome formed from huge volcano ... -plateaus cut into dome
-made of folds that is in east to west direction ... -made by co…
-made of severe folds and reverse faults ... - made by collision…
-made of east to west normal faults ... -low rolling hills... -wide…
ozark mountains
-dome formed from huge volcano ... -plateaus cut into dome
ar river valley
-made of folds that is in east to west direction ... -made by co…
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Stream Organisms and Adaptations
Biota of streams is usually associated…
In streams, when is the pelagic enviro…
What is periphyton?
What are the three periphyton of major…
In lakes, the biota could be associated with either water col…
In Large rivers
Simply put, it is what makes rocks in rivers slippery. More s…
Diatoms, green algae, and phytoflagellates
Biota of streams is usually associated…
In lakes, the biota could be associated with either water col…
In streams, when is the pelagic enviro…
In Large rivers
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ENV SCI 1102 Ch18 Key Terms
climate
weather
global climate change
greenhouse gas
the pattern of atmosphere conditions found across large geogr…
the local physical properties of the troposphere, such as tem…
systematic change in aspects of Earth's climate, such as temp…
a gas that absorbs infrared radiation released by earth's sur…
climate
the pattern of atmosphere conditions found across large geogr…
weather
the local physical properties of the troposphere, such as tem…
53 termscreated on December 7, 2016
Stream Organisms and Adaptations
Biota of streams is usually associated…
In streams, when is the pelagic enviro…
What is periphyton?
What are the three periphyton of major…
In lakes, the biota could be associated with either water col…
In Large rivers
Simply put, it is what makes rocks in rivers slippery. More s…
Diatoms, green algae, and phytoflagellates
Biota of streams is usually associated…
In lakes, the biota could be associated with either water col…
In streams, when is the pelagic enviro…
In Large rivers
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anthro final
maize beans turkey
potato quinoa llamas
wheat barley sheep goats cow
rice pigs chicken
highland mexico
amazon/andes
fertile cresent
east asia
maize beans turkey
highland mexico
potato quinoa llamas
amazon/andes
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50 questions Exam (history)
the puritans were who?
the puritans were whom?
the name of the ship carrying the puri…
in what year did the mayflower land?
protestants seeking to reform the Anglican Church by removing…
a group of separatists that wanted to break the Anglican Chur…
The Mayflower
1620
the puritans were who?
protestants seeking to reform the Anglican Church by removing…
the puritans were whom?
a group of separatists that wanted to break the Anglican Chur…
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World Cultures Semester exam
Label 7 continents on a map
Label 4 oceans in a map
Label equator line on a map. What is t…
Label prime meridian line on a map. Wh…
North America... South America... Europe... Asia... Africa... Australia... Anta…
Pacific ... Atlantic... Indian ... Arctic
Imaginary line at 0° latitude that separates the earth from N…
Imaginary line at 0° latitude that separates the earth from w…
Label 7 continents on a map
North America... South America... Europe... Asia... Africa... Australia... Anta…
Label 4 oceans in a map
Pacific ... Atlantic... Indian ... Arctic
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chapter 52
ecology
biosphere
Global ecology
landscape
is the scientific study of the interactions between organisms…
is the global ecosystem, the sum of all the planet's ecosystems
examines the influence of energy and materials on organisms a…
(or seascape) is a mosaic of connected ecosystems
ecology
is the scientific study of the interactions between organisms…
biosphere
is the global ecosystem, the sum of all the planet's ecosystems
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Chapter 16 Questions: The World Economy
Describe the technological innovations…
Trace the early exploration of the wor…
Define the Columbian exchange
Define Core area
the compass helped improve navigation on water and a rounded…
China was under Mongol rule and slowed after the Golden Age a…
The columbian exchange refers to natives and europeans exchan…
Core area refers to usually european nations that profited fo…
Describe the technological innovations…
the compass helped improve navigation on water and a rounded…
Trace the early exploration of the wor…
China was under Mongol rule and slowed after the Golden Age a…
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Plate Tectonics
Plate Tectonics
Alfred Wegener
Pangea
Crust
The theory that the earth is broken into plates and are in mo…
Proposed the continental drift theory in the 1900s
term for the super continent which contained all the plates t…
The thin and solid outermost layer of the Earth above the man…
Plate Tectonics
The theory that the earth is broken into plates and are in mo…
Alfred Wegener
Proposed the continental drift theory in the 1900s
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Final exam art history
Ledger art
Winter count
Avant garde
Impressionism
A term for plains indain narritive drawing or painting on pap…
Pictoral calendars or histories in which the tribal records a…
New and unusal or experimental ideaa especially in the arts o…
A style or movement in painting originating in france in the…
Ledger art
A term for plains indain narritive drawing or painting on pap…
Winter count
Pictoral calendars or histories in which the tribal records a…
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soci final
sex
gender
ex of gender being socially constructed
gender binary
genetics and genitalia
socially constructed
boys with no emotion
idea that there are only two genders
sex
genetics and genitalia
gender
socially constructed
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Island Biogeography
viruses and bacteria make up how much…
fungi make up how much of earths total…
total number of spp on the planet
body mass distribution to proportion o…
50% ... >1, 000, 000 spp
25% ... 1,000,000 spp
8 mill - 100 mill ... >12 mill
if viruses were on this graph it would be alot larger at the…
viruses and bacteria make up how much…
50% ... >1, 000, 000 spp
fungi make up how much of earths total…
25% ... 1,000,000 spp
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AP European History Ch 17 Test
the land was divided into plots bounde…
they were generally free from serfdom…
landholdings and common lands needed t…
the elimination of common rights and a…
which of the following describes the enclosure movement of th…
which of the following characterizes the condition of peasant…
in the eighteenth century, advocates for agricultural innovat…
which of the following correctly characterizes the transforma…
the land was divided into plots bounde…
which of the following describes the enclosure movement of th…
they were generally free from serfdom…
which of the following characterizes the condition of peasant…
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APUSH Ch 19
Uncle Tom's Cabin
The Impending Crisis of the South
Beecher's Bibles
Bleeding Kansas
A powerful, personal novel that altered the course of America…
A book by a southern writer that argued that slavery especial…
Rifles paid for by New England abolitionists and brought to K…
The term that described the prairie territory where a small-s…
Uncle Tom's Cabin
A powerful, personal novel that altered the course of America…
The Impending Crisis of the South
A book by a southern writer that argued that slavery especial…
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APUSH Ch 19
Uncle Tom's Cabin
The Impending Crisis of the South
Beecher's Bibles
Bleeding Kansas
A powerful, personal novel that altered the course of America…
A book by a southern writer that argued that slavery especial…
Rifles paid for by New England abolitionists and brought to K…
The term that described the prairie territory where a small-s…
Uncle Tom's Cabin
A powerful, personal novel that altered the course of America…
The Impending Crisis of the South
A book by a southern writer that argued that slavery especial…
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geology 1001 chapter 13
The main reason that the subtropics at…
polar easterlies
westerlies
north east trade winds
depending air; part of the cell that originates over the equa…
coming off poles, blowing from the east
move north from the equator, blow from the west
coming from northeast blowing towards the west, explorers use…
The main reason that the subtropics at…
depending air; part of the cell that originates over the equa…
polar easterlies
coming off poles, blowing from the east
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History 105 Final 2016- Dr. Downing- Ole Miss
mutual dependency theory
the primary reasons for the downfall o…
A "Headright" System
The coureur de bois
A. The binding of Native Americans and Europeans together in…
B. Europeans and disease
A. Offered greater opportunities to ambitious men of moderate…
A. French agents sent deep into North America to trade with I…
mutual dependency theory
A. The binding of Native Americans and Europeans together in…
the primary reasons for the downfall o…
B. Europeans and disease
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Terms and Names pgs. 135- 176
Great Awakening
Albany Plan of Union
Proclamation of 1763
Zenger Trial
A revival of religious feelings in the American colonies duri…
The first formal proposal to unite the American colonies, put…
An order in which Britain prohibited its American colonists f…
The Zenger trial helped lead to freedom of the press by claim…
Great Awakening
A revival of religious feelings in the American colonies duri…
Albany Plan of Union
The first formal proposal to unite the American colonies, put…
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APUSH MODULE 1.4
Horace Greeley
"Great American Desert"
Great Plains
Black Kettle Sand Creek/Chivington Mas…
An American newspaper editor and founder of the Republican pa…
Region between the Missouri River and the Rocky Mountains. Va…
A mostly flat and grassy region of western North America
1864 massacre, where Colonel John Chivington and his militia…
Horace Greeley
An American newspaper editor and founder of the Republican pa…
"Great American Desert"
Region between the Missouri River and the Rocky Mountains. Va…
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American Pageant Chapter 22 Vocab Terms
Exodusters
Civil Rights Bill of 1866
Thaddeus Stevens
Tenure of Office Act
Blacks who left the South for Kansas and elsewhere during Rec…
First Congressional attempt to guarantee Black rights in the…
Leader of the Radical Republicans in the House of Representat…
Constitutionally questionable law whose violation by Presiden…
Exodusters
Blacks who left the South for Kansas and elsewhere during Rec…
Civil Rights Bill of 1866
First Congressional attempt to guarantee Black rights in the…
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AP Human Geography Population
agricultural revolution
arithmetic density
Census
Crude Birth Rate (CBR)
the development of farming
The total number of people divided by the total land area
A complete enumeration of a population
The number of live births in a year for every 1,000 people al…
agricultural revolution
the development of farming
arithmetic density
The total number of people divided by the total land area
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Study Guide: Changes to Earth's Surface unit test
Africa
Antarctica
North America
South America
Africa
Antarctica
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European explorers
When Columbus came to america?
What was the goal for his voyage?
What was the Dutch West India Company?
What were the names of Columbus ships?
On october 12, 1492
He wanted to find a route to Asia by sailing west to Europe a…
It was set up by The Dutch government, it's goal was to send…
The Nina, the Pinta and the Santa Maria
When Columbus came to america?
On october 12, 1492
What was the goal for his voyage?
He wanted to find a route to Asia by sailing west to Europe a…
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APUSH Chapters 18 and 19 Test
"Popular sovereignty" was the idea that
In the election of 1848, the response…
Quick formation of an effective govern…
The proposed admission of California d…
the people of a territory should determine for themselves whe…
platforms stressing both parties' clear differences with the…
the very large and unruly population drawn into the state by…
California's admission as a free state would destroy the equa…
"Popular sovereignty" was the idea that
the people of a territory should determine for themselves whe…
In the election of 1848, the response…
platforms stressing both parties' clear differences with the…
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Meso- America test
What does Olmec mean?
What was the Olmec's sculpture style?
How was the Olmec's society arranged?
What were the Mayans religious believes?
" dweller in the land of rubber."
Weeping or snarling Jagwire/human infant colossal heads
Hierarchically
Believe that God controlled everything, priest had a great in…
What does Olmec mean?
" dweller in the land of rubber."
What was the Olmec's sculpture style?
Weeping or snarling Jagwire/human infant colossal heads
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Medieval Quiz
400-1400 AD
MIDDLE ages
Dark Ages
Medieval
The Middle Ages were during these years
Because it came between the Roman Empire and the beginning of…
Another name for the Middle Ages
Having to do with the Middle Ages
400-1400 AD
The Middle Ages were during these years
MIDDLE ages
Because it came between the Roman Empire and the beginning of…
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Intro to Environmental Science Exam 3 (final)
Where is the best historical weather d…
Where does the weather data come from?
Why do climatologists use anomalies?
About how many years of record are use…
North America
NOAA:... National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
they give a more accurate measurement of T data over time, th…
30 years; ... 1981-2010 most recent
Where is the best historical weather d…
North America
Where does the weather data come from?
NOAA:... National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
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Natty D's Problem Set
The great majority of earthquakes and…
Along what type of plate tectonic boun…
Rift zones are found on both continent…
Explain the difference between a thrus…
Nearly all earthquake and volcanic activity occurs where the…
Convergent boundaries where subduction is occurring. The four…
Normal faults. In these environments, the crust is being pull…
A thrust fault reaches the surface, a blind thrust fault does…
The great majority of earthquakes and…
Nearly all earthquake and volcanic activity occurs where the…
Along what type of plate tectonic boun…
Convergent boundaries where subduction is occurring. The four…
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Ch. 7 & 8 Early History of Mankind: The Middle Ages of Europe
What were some of the effects of the R…
Who controlled most of Spain during Mi…
Subsistence Agriculture
Who was literacy and education was res…
decentralized power, decreased education, decreased trade
Muslims
Grow enough food for a small amount of people
Elites and church officials
What were some of the effects of the R…
decentralized power, decreased education, decreased trade
Who controlled most of Spain during Mi…
Muslims
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HUSH Unit 6 Vocab
Yellow Journalism
McKinley Tariff
Insurrectos
Maine (U.S.S.)
A scandal-mongering practice of journalism that emerged in NY…
Shepherded through Congress by President McKinley, this tarif…
Cuban insurgents who sought freedom from colonial Spanish rule
American battleship dispatched to keep a "friendly" watch ove…
Yellow Journalism
A scandal-mongering practice of journalism that emerged in NY…
McKinley Tariff
Shepherded through Congress by President McKinley, this tarif…
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DROC to Hungary
Democratic republic of the congo
Denmark
Dominican Republic
Egypt
Central Africa
Western Europe
Caribbean
North Africa
Democratic republic of the congo
Central Africa
Denmark
Western Europe
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History Vocab
Manifest Destiny
Nullification
Suffrage
Abolition
the belief that the US people had the right and the duty to t…
When a state refuses to recognize or declare void a Federal law
The right to vote
The end of the practice of slavery
Manifest Destiny
the belief that the US people had the right and the duty to t…
Nullification
When a state refuses to recognize or declare void a Federal law
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Definitions for final
writ of habeas corpus (12)
cost-of-living adjustments (COLAs) (13)
Medicaid (13)
Medicare (13)
a court order that the individual in custody be brought into…
changes made to the level of benefits of a government program…
a federally and state-financed. state-operated program provid…
a form of national health insurance for the elderly and the d…
writ of habeas corpus (12)
a court order that the individual in custody be brought into…
cost-of-living adjustments (COLAs) (13)
changes made to the level of benefits of a government program…
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tres
The ability to move from one location…
A permanent move to a new location is
A country has net in migration if emig…
Refugees migrate primarily because of…
Mobility
migration
Is less than
Political
The ability to move from one location…
Mobility
A permanent move to a new location is
migration
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S.S Final terms to know
Anti-federlists
Federalist
Manga carta
Divine right
A person who opposed the adoption of the constitution
Supporters of the constitution
The first ever document to limit the powers of the king or so…
God is on their side there for they have the higher power
Anti-federlists
A person who opposed the adoption of the constitution
Federalist
Supporters of the constitution
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Honors World Hist 1 (mishra) 1017
What's the big change at the heart of…
What is the agricultural revolution?
What are the benefits of the agricultu…
What were some of the key elements of…
the introduction of settled agriculture—and with it came the…
...
sustainability of larger populations and more permanent settl…
-enlightenment thinkers believed in the power of human reason…
What's the big change at the heart of…
the introduction of settled agriculture—and with it came the…
What is the agricultural revolution?
...
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history test 3
During the Napoleonic Wars, the Britis…
Main reason for the War of 1812 was to
Battle of New Orleans happens after
What treaty simply ends the war
seized American ships and impressed sailors
seize Canada from the British
Treaty of Ghent
Treaty of Ghent
During the Napoleonic Wars, the Britis…
seized American ships and impressed sailors
Main reason for the War of 1812 was to
seize Canada from the British
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Social Studies Chapter 7 Study Guide
Articles of Confederation
Strengths of Articles of Conf.
Weaknesses of Articles of Conf.
Ordinance of 1785
Made in 1777. Written by the Second Continental Congress's co…
Ordinance of 1785. Northwest Ordinance.
Financial problems (1781). Money depreciated. Government had…
Passed a law to sell land north of the Ohio R. Townships of 6…
Articles of Confederation
Made in 1777. Written by the Second Continental Congress's co…
Strengths of Articles of Conf.
Ordinance of 1785. Northwest Ordinance.
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Comms 314 Final
How many active users does Facebook ha…
How many friends does the average Face…
What percentage of Facebook advertisin…
What percentage of other (not FB) onli…
1.13 billion
130
90% Facebook
27%
How many active users does Facebook ha…
1.13 billion
How many friends does the average Face…
130
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