domingo, 24 de enero de 2016

2015-2016 B 4th semester

HW ASSIGNMENT # 1
JANUARY 26th 

1. Watch the video
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=As3x_UNO_Ys

2. Answer the following questions
Questions:

1. What's another name for "grade school?"
 A. Middle
 B. Elementary
 C. Junior

2. For how long do children go to primary school?
 A. For 4 years
 B. For 5 years
 C. For 6 years

3. For how many years do children have to go to school in America?
 A. 11
 B. 12
 C. 13

4. A student can get textbooks in public school for free.
 A. True
 B. False
 C. Not stated

5. What is a Grade 10 student called?
 A. Freshman
 B. Sophomore
 C. Junior

6. Education in a technical college lasts for 3 years.
 A. True
 B. False
 C. Not stated

7. Where do students get a Master's Degree?
 A. Grad school
 B. Post-grad school
 C. Community college

8. What do people do in postgraduate studies?
 A. They study to get a Master's Degree
 B. They study to get a PhD
 C. They study to get an Associate's Degree

9. It's possible to say "college" when referring to a university.
 A. True
 B. False
 C. Not stated


HW ASSIGNMENT # 2
JANUARY 28th 

1. Watch the video


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LO_YvEwtWXU

2. Answer the following questions

Questions:

1. The parking lot lights can help people because______________.
 A. people will know where to park
 B. the parking lot will look nicer
 C. people will know where the exits are

2. The coffee mug ______________.
 A. helps people charge their cellphones
 B. is design to avoid messes
 C. is not very useful

3. The portable charger uses ______________ to charge your cellphone.
 A. the cold or hot temperatures of your drink
 B. the hot temperatures of your drink
 C. the cold temperatures of your drink

4. The second type of portable charger uses ______________ to charge your cellphone.
 A. the cold temperatures of the window
 B. the energy of the window
 C. the sun-light reflected in the window

5. The new design of battery helps you save money because ______________.
 A. they are smaller and cheaper
 B. they can be recharged in any computer
 C. they can be recharged anywhere

6. The new invention that can help you save space in the fridge uses ______________ to work.
 A. Magnets
 B. Glue
 C. Pressure

7. Jibo the robot will ______________, ______________ and ______________.
 A. check your facebook, read your emails, educate kids.
 B. order food, take photos, talk to you.
 C. call your friends, order food, answer your texts.

8. The foot handle can help you avoid ______________.
 A. germs and bacteria.
 B. people in the restrooms.
 C. dirty restrooms.

9. Smart eyeglasses debut in ______________ and cost ______________.
 A. 2015 - $60
 B. 2015 - $600
 C. 2015 - $660

10. The straws will be able to ______________
 A. purify water in anyplace
 B. purify water only on lakes
 C. not save people's life
HW ASSIGNMENT # 3
FEBRUARY 2nd


1. Watch the video
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bJi8x7bKHqQ 
2. Answer the following questions
1) Polymers are constituted of different molecules called ...
 A. Monomers
 B. Carbon
 C. Atoms

2) Polymers belong to the family of ...
 A. Plastics
 B. Alloys
 C. Ceramics

3) To create polymers, monomers must be ... .
 A. stuck
 B. bonded
 C. screwed

4) Polymers can be ...
 A. natural
 B. synthetic
 C. natural or synthetic

5) What are the different examples of natural polymers ?
 A. DNA, proteins, and cellulose
 B. DNA, carbohydrates, and sugars
 C. Proteins, sugars, and RNA

6) Can polymers have different sizes ?
 A. Yes
 B. No
 C. It depends on moon phases

7) Polymers have the same configuration all the time.
 A. Right
 B. Wrong
 C. It depends on the weather

8) What are the various properties of polymers ?
 A. Rigid and strong or flexible
 B. Flexible and conductive
 C. Biodegradable and conductive

9) What type of animals are scientists studying ? What for?
 A. Pigs, for the molecules present in their skins
 B. Spiders, for their silk
 C. Turtles, for their shells

10) What are the specific properties of this natural material ?
 A. Strong and supple
 B. Rigid and weak
 C. Conductive and acts as insulator

11) Polymers are ... materials.
 A. useless
 B. useful
 C. much used

12) This will allow them to create new kinds of materials that are ...
 A. easier to recycle
 B. better to cycle
 C. more breakable

13) These new, polymer-based materials can fix ...
 A. our shelves
 B. themselves
 C. everything

14) What does the word polymer literally mean ?
 A. body parts
 B. many parts
 C. ace of hearts

HW ASSIGNMENT # 4
FEBRUARY 4th

1. Watch the video
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LyWnvAWEbWE

2. Answer the following questions


1. The speaker is ______________ at MIT.
 A. an engineer
 B. a student
 C. a professor

2. He works for the ____________ Department.
 A. IT
 B. Research
 C. Health Sciences & Technology

3. The breakthrough showcased here enables a remote measurement of vitals like _____________.
 A. heart rate and respiration rate
 B. temperature and pulse
 C. blood pressure and respiration rate

4. One of the upsides of this technology is that it allows the patient to _____________.
 A. look at themselves in a mirror
 B. keep record of their vitals
 C. take their temperature whenever they wish to

5. A "two-way mirror" means _____________.
 A. you can see without being seen
 B. You can look at yourself from either side of the mirror
 C. the mirror shows your image from two different angles

6. This health mirror comprises ______________.
 A. a mirror and a camera
 B. a monitor and a sensor
 C. a monitor and a camera

7. Your data ______________________.
 A. are for safe keeping
 B. are for personnal use only
 C. can be sent to your physician

8. Over time this recording allows ___________.
 A. to spot any deviations from a usual pattern
 B. to communicate with your health-care providers
 C. to alter your health pattern

HW ASSIGNMENT # 5
FEBRUARY 9th

1. Watch the video

2. Answer the following questions
Questions:

1.Language has been regarded for many centuries as _________of the human mind.
 A.a design feature
 B.a distinctive feature
 C.a distinct feature

2.Language is ________
 A.a biological tour
 B.a biological rule
 C.a biological tool

3.We all come from somewhere in ________.
 A.East Africa
 B.West Africa
 C.South Africa

4.The languages that now exist on Earth only go back about _________
 A.30,000 years
 B.40,000 years
 C.50,000 years

5.Genetic evidence demostrates that the oldest people on the planet were _______
 A.Caucasian people
 B.Khoisan people
 C.Toisan people

6.Some people believe that the oldest sounds on Earth are ________
 A.chimp sounds
 B.click sounds
 C.Greek sounds
HW ASSIGNMENT # 6
FEBRUARY 11th
1. Watch the video

2. Answer the following questions
Questions:
1.The teacher doesn't know the poet can't read because she doesn't ___________.
 A.notice him in the big class
 B.try to teach reading
 C.see him copy his friends' homework

2.The poet acts like the class clown because he ______.
 A.loves getting attention from his friends
 B.wants to hide that he can't read
 C.thinks school is really boring

3.The school passes the poet to the next grade level because he ________.
 A.tries so hard to do his schoolwork
 B.has such a positive attitude
 C.helps the school win basketball games

4.We can infer that the ghetto is a place that ________.
 A.makes families strong
 B.gives young people a good start in life
 C.makes people want to leave

5.The poet gives reasons why he can't read. He thinks that ________.
 A.no one can fix the problem
 B.blaming people doesn't fix the problem
 C.everyone is working together to fix the problem

6.The poet's family dreams that he will give them a better life by ___________.
 A.becoming a pro basketball star
 B.getting a college scholarship
 C.graduating and working hard in a good job

7.When his knee snapped, the poet knew that ______.
 A.his family would never love him again
 B.he would never play sports again
 C.his school would never allow him to graduate

8.When the poet was "running down the lane," he was _______.
 A.running away from school
 B.running in a back street
 C.running across the basketball court

9.When the poet was injured, he hid his pain because he didn't want ______.
 A.to show he was hurt
 B.to disappoint his family
 C.to look weak in front of his friends

10.When the poet asks, "What are my options?" he means ________.
 A."What choices or opportunities do I have?"
 B.he knows what his choices are
 C.he knows which option to choose

HW ASSIGNMENT # 7
FEBRUARY 16th
1. Watch the video
2. Answer the following questions

Questions:
1.Why does the professor leave the children alone in a room?
 A.to see if they will stay there
 B.to see if they will eat the marshmallow
 C.to see if they will bring him coffee in two hours

2.What happens when the professor leaves the room?
 A.two out of three kids eat the marshmallow
 B.all of the kids eventually eat the marshmallow
 C.some of the kids eat the marshmallow and then walk around the room

3.What does "the ability to delay gratification" mean?
 A.being able to wait for what you want
 B.being able to get things from others
 C.being able to get what you want right away

4.The professor found that _________ of the children who didn't eat the marshmallow were successful later in life.
 A.almost all
 B.none
 C.all

5.How many of the kids that ate the marshmallow were having trouble later in life?
 A.not many
 B.some
 C.a lot

6.What happened in Colombia?
 A.Posada replicated the experiment and got the same results
 B.Posada replicated the experiment and got different results
 C.Posada did a different experiment with hispanic kids

7.Why does Posada think it is important to teach kids not to eat the marshmallow?
 A.because kids that eat too many marshmallows will make them fat
 B.Posada doesn't really care about marshmallows --they're just a metaphor
 C.because kids in America are eating more marshmallows than they are producing



HW ASSIGNMENT # 8
FEBRUARY 18th

1. Watch the video

2. Answer the following questions
Questions:
1.The word "Bludger" stands for..
 A.A crazy person
 B.A lazy person
 C.A mad person

2.Replace the word or expression in Capitals for a suitable one: "I'm REALLY PLEASED with my new job"
 A.Stoked
 B.Prang
 C.Bludger

3.Replace the word or expression in Capitals for a suitable one. "Let's go and buy a CAN OF BEER""
 A.Liquor store
 B.Stuby
 C.Tinny

4.When someone is "as mad as a cut snake", it means that..
 A.The person is very angry
 B.The person is crazy
 C.The person is crying

5.The opposite of "TRUE BLUE" is..
 A.Fair dinkum
 B.ratbag
 C.Shonky

6.When somebody "has a few kangaroos loose in the top paddock", we say that the person we are describing is..
 A.mentally changed
 B.mentally challenged
 C.mentally chased

HW ASSIGNMENT # 9



FEBRUARY 9th
1. Watch the video


2. Answer the following questions

Questions:

lunes, 25 de agosto de 2014

2015-2016 "A" 1ST & 5TH SEMESTER

HW ASSIGNMENT # 1
September 3rd

1. Watch the video

2. Answer the following questions

1. More than ...the world's population live in a city.
 a. half
 b. one hundred
 c. two times

2. Cities are tough because they require us to live on their….
 a. conditions
 b. rules
 c. terms

3. In 35 years the tables..... with cities adapting to our terms
 a. will become
 b. will turn
 c. will be

4. Crowd-sourcing and predictive analytics.......our cities to our evolving wants and needs
 a. will make
 b. will transform
 c. will shape

5. By engaging citizens, city leaders.....to respond directly to our needs.
 a. will lead
 b. will be able
 c. will apply

6. Cities............. resources and pizza
 a. will dinamically distribute
 b. will dinamically allocate
 c. will dinamically organize

7. For example, instead of busses running on fixed...….
 a. regulations
 b. bus stations
 c. schedules

8. Monitoring systems might......storms during rush hour
 a. predict
 b. locate
 c. see

9. Through our devices.....an intimate relationship with our cities.
 a. will develop
 b. .will create
 c. will discover

10. We....our devices to do everything
 a. will get
 b. will buy
 c. will use
HW ASSIGNMENT # 2
September 4th
1. Watch the video


2. Answer the following questions
1. In a 10 min conversation with a stranger, what do humans tend to do?
 a. be very bad at lying
 b. tell an average of 3 lies
 c. tell an average of 2 lies

2. Humans are first and foremost...?
 a. social animals
 b. barbarious animals
 c. curious animals

3. Lying is a great way to keep elaborate social structures going, such as
 a. food, more and better sexual partners, higher social standard
 b. complimenting loin cloths
 c. creating an evolutionary arms race

4. One disadvantage to living in a tight knit community is
 a. not being able to tell bold lies
 b. everybody knows everybody
 c. it´s not as exciting as a large community

5. Researchers say we lie
 a. as kids in college
 b. as early as 6 months old
 c. to get sympathy

6. The trick to lying to yourself is
 a. holding two pieces of conflicting information in your head
 b. holding a bunch of conflicting information in your head at once
 c. becoming a pathelogical lyer and hold heartedly believing the actual lie

7. No matter how good you are at lying, it will often leak out through
 a. your word choice
 b. your body language
 c. your word choice and your body language
HW ASSIGNMENT # 3
September 8th
1. Watch the video

2. Answer the following questions
1. How many hours did a Thai couple kiss for in order to break a world record?
 a. Over 58 hours
 b. Over 15 hours
 c. Over 1000 hours

2. The earliest reference to kissing is out of what?
 a. Ancient Egypt
 b. Mayan calendars
 c. A sanskrit text from India

3. Some believe Alexander the Great's army did what?
 a. Invented kissing
 b. Spread kissing
 c. Stopped kissing

4. Slaves kissed the hands of their masters as a sign of ____________
 a. Happiness
 b. Sadness
 c. Submission

5. The study of kissing is called what?
 a. Kissology
 b. Philematology
 c. Philosophy

6. What are the two theories about the origins of kissing?
 a. It's natural and unnatural
 b. It's easy and difficult
 c. It's instinctual and learned

7. What percent of human cultures don't even kiss?
 a. 1%
 b. 10%
 c. 5%

8. Some believed kissing evolved from what?
 a. Regurgitation
 b. Vomiting
 c. Love

9. Our lips and tongues are jam packed with what?
 a. Taste buds
 b. Happiness receptors
 c. Sensitive nerve endings

10. What can pass into a woman through kissing?
 a. Testosterone
 b. Happiness
 c. Body heat

11. What is the name of the chemical signals that help us sniff out a mate?
 a. Carbohydrates
 b. Pheromones
 c. Hormones
HW ASSIGNMENT # 4
September 10th
1. Watch the video

2. Answer the following questions
1. Put your flags up ____________
 a. in the sky
 b. in the sigh
 c. in the ski

2. And wave them __________
 a. side by side
 b. side on side
 c. side to side

3. Show the world _______________
 a. where your from
 b. where you from
 c. where you're from

4. Show the world __________
 a. we have won
 b. we are on
 c. we are one

CHORUS: Ole ole ole ola Ole ole ole ola Ole ole ole ola Ole ole ole ola

5. When the going _____________
 a. gets tough
 b. gets rough
 c. gets cough

6. __________ get going
 a. The rough
 b. The cough
 c. The tough

7. _________; _________: _________
 a. One life; one love; one world
 b. One love, one life; one world
 c. One world; one love; one life

8. One fight; whole world; ________; ___________
 a. one light; one place
 b. one night; one race
 c. one night; one place

9. Brazil everyone put your flags in the sky and __________
 a. do what you feel
 b. do what is real
 c. do what you deal

It's your world, my world, our world today And we invite the whole world, whole world to play It's your world, my world, our world today And we invite the whole world, whole world to play Es mi mundo, tu mundo, el mundo de nosotros Invitamos a todo el mundo a jugar con nosotros.

Put your flags up in the sky (Put them in the sky) And wave them side to side (side to side) Show the world where you're from (show them where you're from) Show the world we are one (one love, life)

10. One night watch the world ________
 a. tonight
 b. unite
 c. ignite

11. Two sides, one fight and ____________
 a. a million lies
 b. a million tries
 c. a million eyes

12. ____________ gonna work so hard
 a. Full hearts
 b. Full sports
 c. Full heads

13. Shoot, fall, the stars---_________ towards the stars
 a. wrists raised up
 b. first raised up
 c. fists raised up

14. Tonight watch _____________; __________; ___________
 a. the world ignite
 b. the world unite
 c. the world delight

15. For ________, ___________, ___________ one night. Watch the world unite, two sides, one fight and a million eyes
 a. the right
 b. the light
 c. the fight

Hey, hey, hey, força força come and sing with me Hey, hey, hey, allez allez come shout it out with me Hey, hey, hey, come on now Hey, hey, hey, come on now Hey, hey, hey, hey, hey
Put your flags up in the sky (Put them in the sky) And wave them side to side (side to side) Show the world where you're from (show them where you're from) Show the world we are one (one love, life)

HW ASSIGNMENT # 5
September 15th
1. Watch the video

2. Answer the following questions
1. When a ray of light enters a prism, what happens?
 a. the light speeds up
 b. the light slows down and bends
 c. the light slows down

2. All light travels in a straight line, unless
 a. something gets in the way and prevents it
 b. it doesn´t feel like it that day
 c. something gets in the way and reflects it

3. Why does blue light scatter more than the other color?
 a. Because the light of the sky is blue
 b. Because the blue waves are shorter and smaller
 c. Because the ocean water is blue

4. Why do sunsets sometimes look red, orange and yellow?
 a. the light from the sun goes down and thus there´s more time for the light to scatter
 b. the light from the sun reflects on the color of the ocean thus reflecting primary colors
 c. the light from the sun goes down and thus has to travel through more atmospheres to reach the eye, creating more time to scatter

5. Why is it that no two sunsets look alike?
 a. the atmosphere absorbs and scatters certain wave lengths, depending on gases, dust and aerosols
 b. the atmosphere absorbs and scatters certain wave lengths, depending on the reflection in your eye
 c. the atmosphere absorbs and scatters certain wave lengths, depending on the Stratosphere

6. How does NASA get a lot of repeated measurements?
 a. A ride on the International Space Station Orbit
 b. By focusing in on one spot for 15 or 16 sunrises and sunsets
 c. By going around the world in 90 days

7. Why does NASA want to have the Sage Missions?
 a. to be able to have data while circling the earth
 b. to study sunsets and sunrises
 c. To take better care of the earth and atmosphere
HW ASSIGNMENT # 6
September 17th
1. Watch the video

2. Answer the following questions
1. What should you see if you are the first time in Barcelona?
 a. the architecture of Antoni Gaudi
 b. beaches
 c. cultural-sports centres

2. Where did Antoni Gaudi get his inspiration from?
 a. He was inspired by the city where he lived.
 b. He draw his inspiration from everywhere.
 c. His work was inspired by nature.

3. When was La Sagrada Familia started to build?
 a. in 1852
 b. in 1952
 c. in 1882

4. Where is the Park Guell located?
 a. out of Barcelona
 b. in the center of Barcelona
 c. in the suburbs of Barcelona

5. What will you find in the Gothic Quarter?
 a. the buildings from medieval times
 b. food markets
 c. a stunning and modern architecture

6. Where should you go to feel a local passion for football?
 a. to the Boqueria Market
 b. to the Camp Nou
 c. to Park Guell

7. What happened in Barcelona in 1992?
 a. the Winter Olympic Games
 b. the Summer Olympic Games
 c. the World Cup

8. What is called the open-air museum in Barcelona?
 a. the Spanish village
 b. the Catalan village
 c. the Universal Exhibition

9. How high can the rock railway take you in Montserrat?
 a. up 2400 feet
 b. up 2300 feet
 c. up 3400 feet
HW ASSIGNMENT # 7
September 22th
1. Watch the video

2. Answer the following questions
1. What percentage of the Pacific Trash Vortex is plastic?
 a. 80%
 b. 90%
 c. 20%

2. How much plastic is produced annually worldwide?
 a. 60 billion tons
 b. 6 billion tons
 c. 60 million tons

3. Where is the eastern garbage patch of the Pacific Trash Vortex located?
 a. East of Japan and West of Havaii
 b. Between Hawaii and California
 c. The video doesn't say

4. Where did the Pacific Trash Vortex begin to form?
 a. In the mid 20th century
 b. We don't know
 c. 144 years before

5. What percentage of the world's oceans are covered by floating garbage?
 a. 40%
 b. 20%
 c. 14%

6. How big is the Pacific Trash Vortex?
 a. twice as big as Texas
 b. half the size of Texas
 c. as big as Texas
HW ASSIGNMENT # 8
September 24th
1. Watch the video

2. Answer the following questions
1. How many characters speak in this trailer ?
 a. 5
 b. 6
 c. 7

2. What has Peter been up to ?
 a. webmaster
 b. webdesign
 c. designer

3. Who speaks in the video downloaded by Peter ?
 a. Richard
 b. Harry
 c. Norman

4. What is the relationship between Richard and Peter ?
 a. His father
 b. His oncle
 c. His brother

5. What does Spiderman need to pay ?
 a. The life
 b. The pride
 c. The price

6. How many ennemies are there in the trailer ?
 a. 2
 b. 3
 c. 4

7. What does Electro want to catch ?
 a. spiderman
 b. spider
 c. sniper

8. What does spiderman's choice mean for himself ?
 a. His path
 b. His patch
 c. His life

9. Who is in danger ?
 a. Peter Parker
 b. Tante May
 c. Gwen Stacy

10. Who is the love of Spiderman ?
 a. Gwen Stacy
 b. Mary Jane
 c. Nobody

11. How long has it been since they saw each other ?
 a. 5 years
 b. 10 years
 c. 15 years

12. Thanks to what Peter was able the throw the stone ?
 a. fist
 b. risk
 c. wrist



SECOND TERM


HW ASSIGNMENT # 9
October 6th
1. Watch the video

2. Answer the following questions
1. Nick's boss _____________ him to drink alcohol in the morning.
 a. convinced
 b. has convinced
 c. have convinced

2. Nick's boss _____________ him since the first day.
 a. tortured
 b. has tortured
 c. have tortured

3. Nick's boss _____________ himself this morning.
 a. promoted
 b. promote
 c. have promoted

4. Dale's boss _____________ pictures of him last year.
 a. took
 b. has taken
 c. have taken

5. Dale's boss _____________ him that she was going to show the pictures to his fiancee.
 a. told
 b. have told
 c. has told

6. Kurt _____________ working last year.
 a. started
 b. have started
 c. has started

7. They _____________ to a restaurant the previous night.
 a. go
 b. went
 c. have gone

8. Dave _____________ Nick's boss that same night.
 a. saved
 b. has saved
 c. save


HW ASSIGNMENT # 10
October 8th
1. Watch the video

2. Complete the song
1. Start spreading
 a. the news
 b. the views
 c. the queues

2. I'm leaving
 a. the day
 b. today
 c. my day

3. These vagabond
 a. blues
 b. shoes
 c. toes

4. They are longing to
 a. pray
 b. stray
 c. say

5. I wanna wake up in a
 a. pity
 b. treaty
 c. city

6. And find I'm king of
 a. the mill
 b. the pill
 c. the hill

7. These little town
 a. blues
 b. shoes
 c. queues

8. are melting
 a. a day
 b. away
 c. awake

9. I want to
 a. make up
 b. take up
 c. wake up

10. In a city that never
 a. sleeps
 b. sips
 c. slips



HW ASSIGNMENT #11
October 13th
1. Watch the video

2. Answer the following questions

1. What is a bookworm?
 a. An insect that eats books.
 b. A student loved by teachers who talks a lot.
 c. A student that studies hard and reads a lot.

2. What is a teacher's pet?
 a. a student that is loved by the teacher
 b. a dog
 c. a student that likes to play hooky

3. What does cut class mean?
 a. It means you cut out shapes while learning in class.
 b. It means you miss a class on purpose.
 c. It means you get kicked out of school.

4. What does it mean to ace something?
 a. It means you are playing poker and have an ace.
 b. It means you have learned something, and can remember it easily.
 c. It means to do very well on a test or assignment.

5. What does it mean to flunk out?
 a. to get kicked out of school because you have failed your tests and assignments
 b. to take time off from school for no good reason
 c. to do very well because you are smart and study

6. What does learn by heart mean?
 a. to have memorized information
 b. to do well on a test or assignment
 c. to be loved by your teachers because you always have the right answer

7. What does it mean to play hooky?
 a. to do very well on a test or assignment
 b. to be loved by your teachers because you always have the right answer
 c. to take time off from school for no good reason

8. What does this sentence mean? Mr. E flunked out of school last year.
 a. He was the teacher's pet.
 b. He failed his classes and got kicked out of school
 c. He committed a crime and was sent to prison.

9. What does this sentence mean? I aced the TOEFL last week.
 a. I did very well on the test.
 b. I played hooky and missed the test.
 c. I studied very hard and memorized all the information for the TOEFL test.

10. What does this sentence mean? Thomas Turtle is a bookworm.
 a. He studies hard and always reads.
 b. He aced his last test.
 c. He is a teacher's pet.

HW ASSIGNMENT # 12
October 15th
1. Watch the video


2. Answer the following questions

1. What is the most famous bird?
 A. Kea
 B. Kokako
 C. Kiwi

2. Where do the two main islands lie off?
 A. in the north of Australia.
 B. in the east coast of Australia.
 C. in the southeast coast of Australia.

3. What is the percent of population in the North?
 A. 65 %
 B. 75 %
 C. 27 %

4. Which one is the biggest city in the country?
 A. Wellington.
 B. Auckland.
 C. Christchurch.

5. What free-time activity can you do in Tonari row National Park?
 A. hiking.
 B. snorkeling.
 C. sailing.

6. In New Zealand, are there volcanic areas?
 A. Yes.
 B. No.
 C. --

7. Christ church was originally settle by
 A. British.
 B. Spanish.
 C. French.

8. What free-time activities can you do in the South Island?
 A. sailing and hiking.
 B. kayaking, explore caves and climb mountains.
 C. relaxing and sunbathing.

9. In Kaikoura, what is the most interesting activity to do?
 A. watching a tour of whales.
 B. swimming with dolphings.
 C. both answers are correct.
HW ASSIGNMENT # 13
October 20th

1. Watch the video
2. Answer the following questions

1. On what material was Woman with a Hat painted? When was it painted?
 A. On a wall in 1950
 B. On canvas in 1905
 C. On the floor in 1915

2. Woman with a Hat is a example of 
 A. new coloring
 B. new technique
 C. new vision

3. What did Matisse paint?
 A. stylife
 B. portrait
 C. portraits, stylifes, landscapes

4. What does Matisse express in his paintings?
 A. a sense of time enjoy and stillness
 B. a sense of time enjoying the stillness
 C. a sense of a new vision

5. What was shocking in Matisse's for the time?
 A. his strokes and color
 B. his unfinished broad strokes and a natural color
 C. everything

6. In Woman with a hat what encourages to the audience?
 A. the movement of the audience
 B. to see the woman in another view
 C. see an alternative way of living

7. According to the author
 A. a painting had to imitate the appearance
 B. a painting had not to show what it is real
 C. the real life was what an artist has to paint

8. Matisse had influenced in 
 A. the 20th century
 B. the beginning of the 20th century
 C. the lastest part of the 20th century


HW ASSIGNMENT # 14
October 22nd
1. Watch the video



2. Answer the following questions

1. Glasgow is Scotland's…?
 A. coldest city
 B. smallest city
 C. largest city

2. Which art movement is Glasgow's most famous architect, Charles Rennie Macintosh, associated with?
 A. Art Newbeau
 B. Art Nouvelle
 C. Art Nouveau

3. How many museums and art galleries are there in Glasgow?
 A. more than 20
 B. less than 20
 C. less than 10

4. Which river runs through Glasgow?
 A. the River Mersey
 B. the River Clyde
 C. the River Tyne

5. Buchanan Street in Glasgow is a place you might go if you wanted to…?
 A. look at art
 B. drink beer
 C. go shopping for clothes

6. Glasgow has the largest…?
 A. Department Store in Europe
 B. private art collection in the world
 C. number of pubs in the world


HW ASSIGNMENT # 15
October 27th
1. Watch the video

2. Answer the following questions

1. What has Bjorn always wanted to do?
 A. to go on a raiding adventure with his father.
 B. to go on a raiding adventure alone.
 C. to go on a riding adventure with his horses.

2. What was his father's profession?
 A. He was a farmer.
 B. He was a captain of a longship.
 C. He was a warior.

3. His father told him that he could travel with him as long as
 A. he followed his orders.
 B. he was treated the same as everyone on the boat.
 C. he followedhis orders and was treated the same as everyne on the boat.

4. They started their voyage from
 A. Denmark.
 B. Norway.
 C. Sweden.

5. On the ship they ate
 A. like kings.
 B. a terrible mash.
 C. plain food.

6. They reached the Orkney islands to get
 A. food.
 B. mushrooms and water.
 C. food and water.

7. Why were the native people of the Orkney islands afraid of them?
 A. They wanted to trade with them.
 B. Dublin was near.
 C. Their islands have been raided many times.

8. What did they do in Dublin?
 A. They traded furs and gathered food.
 B.They traded and then battled with Vikings from Norway.
 C. They battled with Vikings from Norway.

HW ASSIGNMENT # 16
October 29th
1. Watch the video
2. Answer the following questions

1. What is the meaning of the song?
 A. The girl does not care about what the others say and becomes braver.
 B. The girl is beautiful.
 C. The girl has a special power.

2. Where does the story take place?
 A. On the island.
 B. In the mountain.
 C. At the seaside.

3. What super power does the leading character have in the movie?
 A. She can control snow and ice.
 B. She can control fire.
 C. She can become invisible.

4. What does the girl build?
 A. A tree
 B. A snowman
 C. A house

5. Turn my back and ___ the door
 A. warm
 B. slam
 C. slim

6. The snow glows ___ on the mountain tonight
 A. white
 B. red
 C. light

7. Not a ___ to be seen
 A. football
 B. footboard
 C. footprint

8. A kingdom of ___ and it looks like I m the Queen
 A. isolation
 B. isolating
 C. translation

9. The wind is ___
 A. heeling
 B. being
 C. howling

10. Couldn t keep it in, ___ knows I tried
 A. Heaven
 B. Have
 C. Even

11. It s funny how some ___
 A. distinct
 B. distension
 C. distance

12. Makes ___ seem small
 A. nothing
 B. anything
 C. everything

13. And the ___ that once controlled me
 A. fears
 B. tears
 C. feels

14. How many times is LET IT GO repeated?
 A. 11
 B. 8
 C. 12

15) The wind is howling like this ___ storm inside
 A. swimming
 B. swearing
 C. swirling



THIRD TERM

HW ASSIGNMENT # 17
November 10th
1. Watch the video

2. Answer the following questions

1) What is the subject of this video?
 A. A game
 B. A war
 C. A fantastic world

2) Who is the first character?
 A. Peeta Mellark
 B. Haymitch Abernathy
 C. Katniss Everdeen

3) Which hunger game is it?
 A. The 74th
 B. The 75th
 C. The 76th

4) What is the advice given?
 A. Stay alive
 B. Eat well
 C. Remember you don t have any friends

5) The first characters say they want a real war.
 A. True
 B. False
 C. Maybe

6) How is the group chosen?
 A. In the population
 B. Among the winners
 C. Among children

7) What difference can be seen since the last games?
 A. Fear
 B. Hope
 C. Misery

8) What bird is used as a symbol?
 A. Mockingbird
 B. Colin of California
 C. Albatrosses

9) What weapon does the first character use?
 A. A bow
 B. A gun
 C. A sword

10) How many fingers are lifted?
 A. 1
 B. 3
 C. 5


HW ASSIGNMENT # 18
November 12th
1. Watch the video


2. Answer the following questions
1. What does the boy say?
 A."I just need some air, it gets stuffy in there."
 B. "I just need some air, it gets fluffy in there."
 C."I just need some air, it gets stuck in there."

2. When did the man let the boy out?
 A. last winter
 B. last spring
 C. last summer

3. Where did the man take his kids?
 A. to the carnival
 B. to the zoo
 C. to the museum

4. When does the man remember the boy?
 A. When he has work.
 B. When he pauses long enough to see the wonders of the world.
 C. When he needs to stop working.

5. When does the boy wake up?
 A. When the man sees fireworks, or the first snowfall, or fireflies.
 B. When the man sees camels, or other children, or fireflies
 C. When the man sees fireworks, or the first flowers, or seahorses.

6. What are they going to be late for?
 A. a meeting with friends
 B. a meeting to follow up on a meeting to rethink the way that meetings are called
 C. a general meeting in the company the man works for

7. Does the man usually share his ideas at meetings?
 A. No, he just nods at everybody else's ideas because he is diplomatic.
 B. No, because he is too bored.
 C. No, because he is not intelligent enough to have his own ideas.

8. The boy hopes that one day the man
 A. ... will wake up.
 B. ... will get to live his own dream.
 C. ... will become a boy again.


HW ASSIGNMENT # 19
November 17th
1. Watch the video



2. Answer the following questions

1. What is the name of the Sumerian writing?
 A. Mesopotamia
 B. Stylus
 C. Cuneiform

2. The Sumerian writing has a 
 A. wedge shape
 B. strange shape
 C. circular shape

3. Sumerians wrote on
 A. papers
 B. papyrus
 C. clay tablets

4. Who kept records in ancient Sumer?
 A. scribes
 B. kings
 C. priests

5. Sumerians were the first to write
 A. stories
 B. laws
 C. fables

6. Sumerians also wrote
 A. the bible
 B. myths
 C. proverbs

HW ASSIGNMENT # 20
November 19th
1. Watch the video


2. Answer the following questions
1. Schools today assign ... more homework than in the past.
 A. 35%
 B. 95%
 C. 50

2. There are ... simple tricks to make your workload lighter tricks.
 A. 3
 B. 6
 C. 7

3. It is better to study in ... light.
 A. nightlight
 B. daylight
 C. night

4. Studies have found that, for some people, playing their favorite tunes ... them get through homework faster.
 A. do not help
 B. distract
 C. helps

5. Writing down key points can ... your recall.
 A. distract
 B. improve
 C. decrease

6. Serotonin is a hormone that helps you ... on your homework.
 A. focus
 B. neglect
 C. increase

7. There are certain chemicals that help improve ... term memory.
 A. short
 B. long
 C. short and long

8. It is good to take breaks, get up every ... and move around for at least five minutes.
 A. half hour
 B. an hour
 C. 15 minutes

9. It is good to have snacks on carbs, because they help you 
 A. to calm down
 B. to focus
 C. to stay alert

10. The South Korea students study ... hours a day.
 A. 8
 B. 12
 C. 18


HW ASSIGNMENT # 21
November 24th
1. Watch the video


2. Answer the following questions
1 What is the name of the person who throws the ball?
 A. Catcher
 B. Pitcher
 C. Hitter

2 Who is a member of the offensive team?
 A. Pitcher
 B. Catcher
 C. Hitter

3 What does 'to pitch an idea' mean?
 A. give an opinion to another person
 B. throw away an idea
 C. start a meeting

4 What does it mean when someone 'doesn't play ball?"
 A. They aren't happy.
 B. They are too serious.
 C. They refuse to collaborate.

5 What does it mean when an idea is 'out of left field?'
 A. The idea is easy to understand
 B. The idea is not easy to understand
 C. The idea is unexpected or strange

6 What would it mean if I told you that we need to 'level the playing field?'
 A. We need to make things fair.
 B. We need to start again.
 C. We need to clean up.
HW ASSIGNMENT # 22
November 26th
1. Watch the video

2. Answer the following questions
1 Choose the grammatically correct sentence.
 A. Professor X said "What's the last thing you remember?"
 B. Professor X asked me what's the last thing I remember.
 C. Professor X asked me what the last thing I remembered was.

2 Choose the grammatically correct sentence.
 A. He said that he had had a glimpse into the past.
 B. He said, I had a glimpse into the past.
 C. He said that I had a glimpse into the past.

3 Choose the grammatically correct sentence.
 A. Professor X said, "You're going to have to do for me…"
 B. Professor X said "You're going to had to do for me…"
 C. Professor X said I am going to have to do for me...

4 Choose the grammatically correct sentence.
 A. Magneto said you will need me as well.
 B. Magneto said Professor X would need him as well.
 C. Magneto said I will need him as well.

5 Choose the grammatically correct sentence.
 A. Professor X told Logan, "Find me."
 B. Professor X told Logan find me.
 C. Professor X told Logan to find him.

6 Choose the grammatically correct sentence.
 A. Magneto said "it's going to take the two of us."
 B. Magneto said that it was going to take the two of them.
 C. Magneto said that they were going to take the two of us.

7 Choose the grammatically correct sentence.
 A. Professor X told Logan that he had been a very different man.
 B. Professor X told Logan that he was a very different man.
 C. Professor X told Logan that I was a very different man.

8 Choose the grammatically correct sentence.
 A. Professor X told Logan  lead him, guide him, and be patient with him.
 B. Professor X told Logan "to lead him, guide him, and be patient with him."
 C. Professor X told Logan,"lead him, guide him, and be patient with him."

9 Choose the grammatically correct sentence.
 A. Wolverine said patience wasn't his strongest suit.
 B. Wolverine said "patience wasn't his strongest suit."
 C. Wolverine said patience isn't my strongest suit.

10 Choose the grammatically correct sentence.
 A. In the end, Professor X told his younger self that he needed him to hope again.
 B. In the end, Professor X told his younger self, "they need you to hope again."
 C. In the end, Professor X told his younger self that we need him to hope again.

HW ASSIGNMENT # 23
December 1st
1. Go to this link and watch the video

http://www.dailymotion.com/video/x1brpny_martin-luther-king-i-have-a-dream-edit_news

2. Answer the following questions
Questions:

1) I ________ today
 A. say to you
 B. said you
 C. say you

2) So even ______
 A. both
 B. though
 C. bow

3) We face _________
 A. difficult is
 B. the difficulties
 C. difficulties

4) I _________ have a dream
 A. steel
 B. steal
 C. still

5) How is this dream compared to the American dream?
 A. It is opposite
 B. It is deeply rooted
 C. It is heavily rooted

6) What will the nation do in his dream?
 A. This nation will rise up, live out the true meaning of its creed
 B. This nation will rise out, live up the true meaning of its creed
 C. This nation will rise up, live up the true meaning of its crime

7) We hold _______ to be self evident.
 A. this truth
 B. these truths
 C. this tooth

8) What do they hold as self evident ?
 A. that all men are created equal
 B. that all men are credibly
 C. that our men are created equal

9) I have a dream, that one day on the ___ hills ___ Georgia
 A. rain / of
 B. red / to
 C. red / of

10) The sons of _____ slaves
 A. former
 B. farmer
 C. firmer

11) Where will they sit down together?
 A. At the table of brotherhood
 B. At the table of neighborhood
 C. At the plane of neighborhood

12) that one day even ______ of Mississippi
 A. the stain
 B. the state
 C. the stale

13) sweltering with the heat of _________
 A. in justice
 B. injustice
 C. unjustice

14) sweltering with the _____ ___ _______
 A. ill of oppression
 B. heat on high pressure
 C. heat of oppression

15) will be transformed _____ an oasis of _____ and justice.
 A. in to / freedom
 B. into / freedom
 C. in to / free home

16) How does he want his children to be judged?
 A. By the color of their skin
 B. By the content of their character
 C. By the content of their skin



HW ASSIGNMENT # 24
December 3rd
1. Watch the video

2. Answer the following questions
1) This video is about:
  A. An aeroplane journey
 B. Secrets of success
C. Struggle in life

2) Length of the video talk as mentioned by the presenter is:
A. 8 minutes
B. 3 minutes
C. 6 minutes

3) What question was asked by the presenter?
A. What is your name?
B. Where are you going?
C. Whhat leads to success?

4) When the question was asked by the presenter, he was:
 A.  Flying
B. Driving
C. Sailing

5) The question was asked by a :
A.High School Student
B. University Graduate
C. College Student

6) How many things lead to success?
A. 7
B. 8
C 7

7) How many interviews did the presenter conduct to find the answer?
A. 5000
B. 50000
C.500

8) What is the name of the presenter?
A. Robert
B. Richard
C. Robinson

9) After how many years did the presenter find the answer?
A. Eight years
B. Seventeen Years
C Seven Years

10) What is first secret of success mentioned by the presenter in his talk?
A. Hard Work
B. Passion
C. Persistence

11) How much is the cost of journey to come to TED Talks?
A. 4000 bucks
B. 400 bucks
C. 40000 bucks

12) Which option gives the correct secrets of success:
A. passion,hard work,practice,focusing one thing,push hard,serve,generate ideas,persistence
 B. passion,hard work,practice,focusing one thing,push hard,patience,courage,persistence
C. passion,hard work,practice,focusing one thing,be optimistic,serve,generate ideas,strong belief

HW ASSIGNMENT # 25
December 8th
1. Watch the video

2. Answer the following questions
1) What was the casus belli to the WWI?
 A. Russia attacking the German Empire
 B. The murder of the Austrian Archduke Franz Ferdinand
 C. Italy concluding secret alliance with the Entente

2) In the result of the Summer-Autumn German offensive...
 A. The French lost Paris
 B. Russia was forced to initiate badly prepared attack in the Eastern Prussia
 C. Great Britain decided to leave the Entente

3) The Ottoman Empire entered the war on the side of the Central Powers in...
 A. 1914
 B. 1916
 C. 1915

4) Where did the Germans first use the poison gas?
 A. During the battle of Verdun
 B. At the battle of Bakhmach
 C. At the battle of Ypres

5) At what battle did the British use tanks for the first time?
 A. The Battle of Arras
 B. At the Somme
 C. At the Battle of Tannenberg

6) What was the lightning attack of the Russian Imperial Army in 1916 against Austria-Hungary called?
 A. The Battle of Shipka Pass
 B. Monastir Offensive
 C. Brusilov Offensive

7) When was the last massive German offensive on the Western Front conducted?
 A. April-June, 1918
 B. April-May, 1917
 C. November,1918

8) When did the US enter the war?
 A. 1917
 B. 1918
 C. 1914

9) An Armistice was asked by the Germans in....
 A. August 1918
 B. November 1918
 C. January 1918

10. The Peace Conference was held in...
 A. Vienna
 B. Washington
 C. Paris


HW ASSIGNMENT # 26
December 10th
1. Watch the video

2. Answer the following questions

1) Where does the documentary take place ?
 A. on Park Avenue
 B. In Central Park
 C. In Times Square

2) How many children are homeless ?
 A. 20,000
 B. 40,000
 C. 25,000

3) Who gets sent for extra nourishment?
 A. children
 B. friends of families
 C. parents

4) What happened to the man in the ambulance ?
 A. He struggled in freezing temperatures
 B. He was attacked
 C. He committed suicide

5) What's the temperature in streets ?
 A. -20°C
 B. -17°C
 C. -23°C

6) What's the solution for families to avoid becoming homeless ?
 A. to live with another family
 B. to rent a house
 C. to live in campers

7) What does the third homeless person say ?
 A. All nations rise and fall, but America is falling
 B. All nations rise, but America is falling
 C. All nations fall and America also

8) What about for The American Dream for the homeless ?
 A. It's false
 B. It's no longer real
 C. It's real

9) Manhattan has the biggest... ?
 A. Gap between rich and poor
 B. Island
 C. Commercial market

10) The winter will soon over, but the homeless crisis... ?
 A. will stagnate
 B. will stop
 C. will persist



HW ASSIGNMENT # 27
December 15th
1. Watch the video

2. Answer the following questions

1. What is the percentage of natural killer cells?
 A. 5 to 15 percent
 B. 4 to 15 percent
 C. 50 percent

2. Why are natural killer cells called natural killers?
 A. They do need to recognize a specific antigen.
 B. They do not need to recognize a specific gene.
 C. They do not need to recognize a specific antigen.

3. In several immunodeficiency diseases, including AIDS, natural killer cell function is ___ , thus allowing the viruses to ___ inside of human cells.
 A. normal / multiply
 B. abnormal / multiply
 C. normal / divide

4. How do natural killer cells kill?
 A. on contact
 B. with products
 C. with no contact

5. How do killer cells kill?
 A. They release toxins and create holes.
 B. They take the toxins from the infected cell
 C. They absorb the infected cell.

6. It creates events that destroy ___ and cleaves DNA into many pieces in a program cell death.
 A. the cancer cell membrane
 B. more membrane
 C. any membrane

7. How many cells can Natural killer cells kill?
 A. 1
 B. many others
 C. 3

8. How much time does it take to kill them?
 A. 12h
 B. 48h
 C. 24h

9. Naural killer cells contribute to ___
 A. destruction regulation
 B. immune regulation
 C. circulating regulation

10. ...which affects our overall health. Finally we come back ___ of our knowledge about other natural killer cells.
 A. at the beginning
 B. to the end
 C. to the beginning

11. Then it on the surrounding sheep red blood cells cytotoxin is ___ .
 A. completely destroyed
 B. partially destroyed
 C. not completely destroyed

12. The natural killer cell is one of the ___ in the fight against viral and ___ .
 A. key soldiers / cancer growth
 B. most important element / immune system
 C. key soldiers / aids growth

HW ASSIGNMENT # 28
December 17th
1. Watch the video

2. Answer the following questions

1) Why do children see using technology as a way of life?
 A. Because the access to it is easy
 B. Because they see their parents using it
 C. Both answers are correct

2) What do people feel when they leave their phone at home?
 A. They feel naked without it
 B. They feel handless without it
 C. They feel uncomfortable without it

3) The children should
 A. Use only one screen at a time and limit their time using it
 B. Use only one screen at a time for less than 2 hours a day
 C. Use electronics for only 2 hours a day

4) What is the significant loss mentioned, when people use text messaging?
 A. Affect (what do you see - like it is when you are talking face to face)
 B. Feelings (expressing emotions)
 C. Behaviour (people can "mask" themselves in the internet)

5) Donna's daughter didn't understand her mom because
 A. Donna used a wrong expression
 B. Donna forgot an exclamation point in her text message
 C. Donna's message lost the affect

6) What's the point in "no TV, no phones and no computers" rule at the dinner table?
 A. That's inapproriate behaviour
 B. That's the time to socialize
 C. That's distracting people from eating



HW ASSIGNMENT # 29
May 14th
1. Watch the video

2. Answer the following questions
1) You and I go hard, at each other like we going to _______
 A. fight
 B. for
 C war

2) You and I go rough, we keep throwing things and slammin' the _______
 A. for
 B. more
 C. door

3) You and I get so, damn dysfunctional we stopped keeping _________
 A. store
 B. sore
 C. score

4) You and I get sick, yah I know that we can't do this no _________
 A. money
 B. more
 C. saw

5) But baby there you go again, there you go Again _________ me love you
 A. faking
 B. taking
 C. making

6) Yeah I stopped using my head, using my head let it all _______
 A. grow
 B. go
 C. row

7) Got you stuck on my body, on my body like a _________
 A. tattoo
 B. canoe
 C. balloon

8) And now I'm feeling stupid, feeling __________ crawling back to you
 A. foolish
 B. blue
 C. stupid
HW ASSIGNMENT # 30
May 12th
1. Watch the video

2. Answer the following questions



PROJECT
Students  are going to research for amazing music festivals in the world.
Students should choose a music festival, make a presentation in power point and find information about:
    • ·  when and where it takes place
    • ·  the types of music that are played
    • ·  how much it costs to attend
Task: Students describe their music festival to the class and explain why they would/would not like to attend.
Dynamic: trios
Delivery date: February 16th
Presentation Time: 4 minutes   



Project  2
Tibetan Prayer flag
Create your own prayer flag to share with the world.
First, find all the information necessary related to the Tibetan prayer flag, then make your own with a message to share with the world and bring it to the class to present it.
Dynamic: Individually
Delivery date: April 14th
Presentation Time: 2/3 minutes