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  • Biography: Antoine Lavoisier Biography

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    Antoine Lavoisier Biography Cody Sears Teacher: Mrs. Kepler Language Arts 26 february 2014 The chemist I have chosen is Antoine Laurent Lavoisier. As you might know, he was a fabulous chemist. Antoine Lavoisier is famous for formulating the theory of the chemical reactivity of oxygen. He also co-authored the modern system for the nomenclature of chemical substances. I have chosen this chemist because he is not one of those people that boast about all their accomplishments, but his achievements

  • Biography: Gary Allan Biography

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    Gary Allen Biography After many years of working the honky tonk circuit in his home state of California, Gary Allan, burst onto the country music scene in 1996 with the release of his gold-certified debut album, used hear for sale. His sound was a mix of traditional and contemporary, and he brought a fresh edge and originality that proved an immediate hit with country fans. A tireless and captivating performer with an uncompromising and honest attitude about the music he makes, Allan has carved

  • Biography

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    It was near Christmas time, and the Whitleys were getting into the Christmas spirit. The family was celebrating their third Christmas in Colorado and they were sure it would be a white Christmas, just by looking out the window; it was already snowing. In the corner of the family room was a 12 foot Christmas tree. When Wendy and her family were decorating the tree from bottom to top they were sure to cover it all in ornaments. It was glowing already. But soon it all was going to go crashing down.

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    Michael Dean Jeffers is a guy who has always worked hard and loved his family since his childhood. He was born in Touson, Arizona at the Davis Mohnton Air Force Base on February 11th, 1960. When he was born his parents named him after the movie star James Dean and the baseball star Mickey Mantel. His dad, Albert Matthew Jeffers, loved sports. He was his sports coach for baseball and football and taught him everything he knows about sports. His father was married to his mother, Mary Claire Jeffers

  • Biography

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    Special friends and grandparents day store of: Judy Porter! Childhood: Judy Porter was born at the local Millicent hospital on the 18/11/30 to my grandfather and my grandmother they were kind and respectful. Judy Porter throughout the childhood enjoyed riding her bike around Millicent to explore and go to her favorite friends houses. Judy Porter also liked reading because it kept her busy and gave her company because She didn’t have any brothers or sisters. I liked participating in multiple activities

  • Biography

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    The month of August brings countless memories of times spent with my family, but one specific memory always comes to mind, the month where my adventure began. I had never thought that I would be compelled to leave everything behind; my mother and father, my brothers and sister, my aunts and uncles, and my numerous cousins and friends. It was all a difficult sacrifice I had to make. But I knew that I would soon be reunited with my husband in the United States, and that made me smile. First of all

  • Author Biography

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    Author Biography The author of Flowers for Algernon was Daniel Keyes. He got the idea for the book while he was teaching slow learning high school students. Daniel Keyes was born and raised in Brooklyn, New York. Keyes graduated from a public high school and worked briefly as a ship's purser for the U.S. Maritime Service before applying to Brooklyn College, where he studied psychology. He graduated in 1950 and attempted to make it in many different fields such as magazine editing and fashion photography

  • Biography: Ho Chi Mnih: A Biography

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    HO CHI MNIH Ho Chi Mnih "Uncle Ho" : Carroll, Michael. "Ho Chi Minh: A Biography." Canadian Journal of History 43.2 (2008): 355-7. ProQuest. Web. 26 Feb. 2014. is mostly known as the president of northern Vietnam or Viet Mnih in 1941. Ho chi minh was born Nguyen Sinh Cung on May 19, 1890 in central Vietnam "he was a seasoned revolutionary and passionate nationalist obsessed by a single goal: independence for his country" Karnow, Stanley. "Ho Chi Minh." Time. Time Inc., 13 Apr. 1998. Web. 26

  • Brahmmagupta Biography

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    (positive numbers), debts (negative numbers), and zero. He explained rules about addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division. He had difficulty in regards to division. For example, he stated that "zero divided by zero is zero" ("Brahmagupta", biography) and any number divided by zero is n/0 (the use of symbols was also a new idea). Mathematicians today know that zero divided by zero is certainly not equal to zero, but due to Brahmagupta's limited resources, what he was able to accomplish was remarkable

  • Shakespeares Biography

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    SHAKESPEARE’S BIOGRAPHY Shakespeare’s Biography      William Shakespeare was a great writer who lead a very interesting life. In fact, he is often though of as “the greatest write of his time.”      As a child, William Shakespeare started his education at around the age of “six or seven at Stratford grammar school, also known as the King’s New School of Stratford-upon-Avon.”(Brooke pg23) It would be most likely that Shakespeare’s lessons

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