Sunday, 12 November 2017

Alphabetical History

A - American Civil War, The American Civil War was fought in the United States from 1861 to 1865

B - Berlin Olympics, The Berlin Olympics started in 1936 and loads of people competed in different events.

C - Cesar Chavez, Cesar was an american labor leader and civil rights activist

D -The Declaration of Independence is a document drafted by Thomas Jefferson and issued on 4th of July,

E - Euan Dickson, Euan Dickson was one of the most successful Allied bomber pilots of the First World War

F - Flag day, Flag day is a holiday that celebrates a flag of a country.

G - Galileo Galilei, Galileo invented the telescope in 1609 and also discovered Jupiter in 1610

H -Harry Coover, Harry Coover invented Super Glue in 1942

I - Ipad, The Ipad was invented in 2010 by Steve Jobs

J -James I and VI (1566 - 1625) - king of England and Scotland, first Stuart monarch

K - Korea split into North and South Korea they split and Japan had north korea and america had south Korea.

L -“invented” in the traditional sense in 1879 by Thomas Alva Edison, although he could be said to have created the first commercially practical incandescent light. The light bulb

M -Memorial Day honors US soldiers who died fighting for their country.

N -The North Pole, also known as the Geographic North Pole or Terrestrial North Pole, is defined as the point in the Northern Hemisphere where the Earth's axis of rotation meets its surface.

O - Operating system, An operating system (OS) is system software that manages computer hardware and software resources

P - Rosa Parks  was a pivotal figure in the fight for civil rights. An, Alabama, bus driver ordered Mrs. Parks to give up her seat to a white man. When she refused, she was fined and arrested.

Q - Quasi war was an undeclared war between the United States and France during the presidency of John Adams.

R -Raleigh, Walter, Sir walter Raleigh (1554-1618) was a british explorer, poet, historian and soldier.

S -Sagan Carl, Carl sagan (1934-1996) was an american astronomer who discovered that the surface of venus was extraordinarily hot and noxious.

T - Texas, Texas is a state in the south central United States of America. Its capital is Austin, Texas was the 28th state in the USA, it became a state on december 29, 1845.

U - The united states of America is a country in north America. There are 50 states in the
united states of America.

V -Van Allen, James A was an American physicist who discovered doughnut-shaped belts of radiation that circled the Earth.

W - Water, After 500 BC, Hippocrates discovered the healing powers of water. He invented the practice of sieving water.

X - The X Corps was a corps-size formation of the British Army that served in the First World War on the Western Front before being disbanded in 1919

Y - Yalow, Rosalyn S.
Dr. Solomon A. Berson (1919-1972) and Dr. Rosalyn Sussman Yalow (1921- ) co-invented the radioimmunoassay (RIA) in 1959.

Z -Frank J. Zamboni (1901-1988) was an inventor and mechanic who invented the Zamboni Ice Resurfacing Machine in 1949.

By Riley,Jodie and Hayley

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