sodium bicarbonate Phosphate Soda pop, because ‘pop goes the cork’ when it is drawn. Canadians and the British say “pop” Some Brits even say “fizzy drink” In Western Scotland, they use “ginger” Aussies and New Zealanders say “soft drink” Some Australians call it “lolly water”
3 types of Place: Absolute, Relative, and Relational
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Praxis Social Studies Exam: Geographic Content
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Social Studies Praxis Exam: About This Test• Demonstrate the knowledge and skillsnecessary for a beginning secondary socialstudies teacher.• Understand and apply social studiesknowledge, concepts, methodologies, andskills across the fields. A number of thequestions are interdisciplinary.
130 Multiple Choice Questions• 60 percent knowledge, recall, and/or recognition questions• 40 percent higher-order thinking questions.• Some based on interpreting materials– written passages, maps, charts, graphs, cartoons, diagrams, & photos.• 10 -15 percent of the questions contain content reflecting thediverse experiences of people in the U.S. as related togender, culture, and/or race, and/or content relating to LatinAmerica, Africa, Asia, or Oceania.