Educational Foundations Volume 15

Educational Foundations Volume 15

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1903 edition. Excerpt: ...is the name of the present king? ANiWEHS. 1 Sanskrit, Iranian, Greek, Latin, Celtic, Germanic and Slavonian or Slavo Lettic. 2 Macedonia, including Greece, Egypt and Syria. S Punic wars, Spanish wars, Macedonian and Greek wars, Mithradatic wars, Jugurthine wars, Wars under the triumvirates. Egypt, 30 B. C. The irruption of the Teutonic nations, about 375 A. D., marks the end of the ancient period, but until 476 A. D. it was a transition period. The fall of Constantinople in 1453 marks the end of the mediaeval period. 5 a) In 476, when Odoacer became the first barbarian king, b) In 1453, when the Turks captured Constantinople, c) In 800, when Charlemagne was crowned emperor of the Romans, d) In 1807, by conquest of Austria by Napoleon. 6 The year 1066, A. D. It brought England into contact with Europe; changed the characters of the English people; brought in learning; changed the form of government and language. 7 Personal answer required. 8 a) Sardinia declared war on Austria in 1848. Garibaldi revolted. Both were put down. Sardinia sent troops to Crimean war. War between Sardinia and Austria, 1859-1860. Sardinia received Tuscany, Modena, Parma, and Romagna. Sicily and Naples, with Umbria and Marches added in 1860. Venetia added in 1866. Rome made: the capital in 1870. b) Victor Emmanuel III. OEOOEAPHT. Answer any six. 1 Define (a) degree of latitude, (b) degree of longitude. 2 Name the principal countries in which the Mohammedan religion prevails in whole or in great part, and state to what races the respective peoples chiefly belong. 3 Describe the direct or shortest course from San Francisco to Manila, naming two groups of islands and one great seaport that are nearly on that course. 4 Name ten bays or gulfs that indent the coasts of...show more

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  • Paperback | 330 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 18mm | 590g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236761820
  • 9781236761828