NEOCLASSICISM (SUMMARY) : 18th century Age of Enlightenment who wanted their artwork and architecture to mirror, and carry the same set of standards, as the idealized works of the Greeks and Romans. Greco-Roman ideals. A return to the study of science, history, mathematics, and anatomical correctness. ART should express the ideal virtues in life and could improve the viewer by imparting a moralizing message. It had the power to civilize, reform, and transform society, as society itself was being

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The American Civil War was a civil war fought in the United States from 1861 to 1865,
between the North (the Union) and the South (The Confederacy).
The Civil War began primarily as a result of the long-standing controversy over the
enslavement of black people. War broke out in April 1861 when secessionist forces attacked
Fort Summer in South Carolina shortly after Abraham Lincoln had been inaugurated as the
President of the United States.
Among the 34 states in February 1861, secessionist supporters
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 Hardware: consists of all the physical components of the computer (what we can see and touch). Example: a keyboard, a microprocessor, a screen…Main components  Motherboard: is a rigid plastic sheet with an engraved circuit on the surface where all the rest of the components are connected to.  Microprocessor: is an integrated circuit that acts as the computer´s brain. The chips have thousands of miniature electronic components.  RAM memory: a computer´s microprocessor continuously

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HUMAN IMPACT Acidic rain: It is a broad term that includes any form of precipitation with acidic components and results when dioxide (So2) and nitrogen oxides  (NO) are emitted into the atmosphere and transported by wind and air currents. Acid rain is caused by the burning of fossil fuels to generate electricity, the chemical releases of vehicles and from manufacturing. There are two forms of acid rain: dry deposition which is crust in a sheltered area and wet depositions that are raindrops of

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Franchise agreements vs management Agreements (HMA)

Overbooking: a common problem- hotel manager obligation, Sale of a higher number of seats or rooms, especially hotel and plane, than actually available. = overselling. if they oversell: obliged to provide accommodation to the affected people in another establishment of the “same zone of equal or superior category” and in “similar conditions” to those agreed upon. Has to take charge of travel expenses. The “transfer to another hotel”

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-To be on the ball→  to be quick to understand and react to things
-to be in your corner→  to be on someone's side
-to jump the gun→ start doing something before time
-To hit below the belt→  To say something that is often too personal, usually
irrelevant, and always unfair
-to get a head start→ an advantage granted or gained at the beginning of
something/ to have an advantage in time/take advantage of a situation
-Accomplishment (line 12)→ something that has been achieved
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