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Posted in Uncategorized on April 27, 2010 by alangalvan

it is very direct and it has several lists of things such as General preparation/building confidence, Test preparation to reduce anxiety, during the test, if u find yourself tensing and getting anxious during the test, and after the test review how you did. It tells you what to do in these situations and helpful tips. It also gives you links to other related articles. Since 1996 the Study Guides and Strategies web site has been researched, authored, maintained and supported by Joe Landsberger as an international, learner-centric, educational public service.



Posted in Uncategorized on April 23, 2010 by alangalvan

Population in July 2008: 757,688. Population change since 2000: +15.4%

Males: 389,562 (51.4%)
Females: 368,126 (48.6%)

Estimated median household income in 2008: $51,372 (it was $42,689 in 2000)

Austin: $51,372
Texas: $50,043

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2008: 17.0%
(10.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 30.5% for Black residents, 22.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 24.3% for other race residents)

TAKS Review

Posted in Uncategorized on April 22, 2010 by alangalvan

Social Studies TAKS review games

it gives you a lot of options to chose from to which to study. They are also games so it would not be as boring as regular studying.

Online TAKS test practice

it has several practice quizzes and practice quizzes really help since it gives you an idea of what will be on the test.

TAKS study guides

it has several subjects like social studies and math and the study guides are interactive so it helps better than to just read.


Posted in Uncategorized on April 21, 2010 by alangalvan

These robots will probably be maintenance or construction workers maybe even plumbers. Some even might help around the house like a maid or maybe they could be mechanics, janitors, or garbage men. I also think that their will be as much if not more robonauts then astronauts.

The Nobel Prize

Posted in Uncategorized on April 15, 2010 by alangalvan

Every year since 1901 the Nobel Prize has been awarded for achievements in physics, chemistry, physiology or medicine, literature and for peace. The Nobel Prize is an international award administered by the Nobel Foundation in Stockholm, Sweden. In 1968, Sveriges Riksbank established The Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel, founder of the Nobel Prize. Each prize consists of a medal, personal diploma, and a cash award.

On 27 November 1895, Alfred Nobel signed his last will and testament, giving the largest share of his fortune to a series of prizes in Physics, Chemistry, Physiology or Medicine, Literature and Peace – the Nobel Prizes. In 1968, Sveriges Riksbank (Sweden’s central bank) established The Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel.


Severo Ochoa and  Arthur Kornberg for their discovery of the mechanisms in the biological synthesis of ribonucleic acid and deoxyribonucleic acid

Barack H. Obama for his extraordinary efforts to strengthen international diplomacy and cooperation between peoples



Much Ado About Nothing

Posted in Uncategorized on April 14, 2010 by alangalvan

All three sites divide the play into acts then into scenes. Only SparkNotes and Bookrags have a plot overview. Only Bookrags has topic tracking. Both SparkNotes and Bookrags have quotes. Only SparkNotes has analysis of major characters and themes/symbols. Bookrags and SparkNotes both have characters lists. Only Enotes has strategies for understanding Shakespeare’s language. Only SparkNotes has Key Facts, Study questions and essay topics, suggestions for further reading.

the best i think is SparkNotes for most content. second is Boorkrags and last is Enotes.

these sites are very useful




Green Sites

Posted in Uncategorized on April 13, 2010 by alangalvan

Planet Green

it shows you how you can help the environment at home or in the garden with food and health or fashion. it also shows you articles about solar power and other green environmentally friendly things.

Eco Friendly Furniture

A site that sales environmentally friendly furniture such as tables, pet car seats, desks, chairs, beds, and many more.


it gives you articles about enviro friendly gadgets and it gives you access to their archives. some gadgets are the solar powered bird repeller, the apple ipad solar charger, the portable solar charger for lap tops, the wind up solar powered radio, and many others.