ECO237 Handout 5 John Fury - [email protected] October 29, 2023 Collaborators: Mick Ronald By turning in this assignment, I agree by the university honor code and declare that all of this is my own work. Essay for Context An apotropaic mark, also called a witch mark or anti-witch mark, is a symbol or pattern scratched on the walls, beams and thresholds of buildings to protect them from witchcraft or evil spirits. They have many forms; in Britain they are often flower-like patterns of overlapping circles. Mateusz Andrzej Porba is a Polish professional volleyball player who plays as a middle blocker for Skra Bechatw and the Poland national team. He won a silver medal with the national team at the 2022 World Championship held in Poland. Ellingham is a civil parish in Northumberland, England. The population taken at the 2001 Census was 282, increasing slightly to 288 at the 2011 Census. Ronald Melzack was a Canadian psychologist and professor of psychology at McGill University. In 1965, he and Patrick David Wall revolutionized pain research by introducing the gate control theory of pain. In 1968, Melzack published an extension of the gate control theory, in which he asserted that pain is subjective and multidimensional because several parts of the brain contribute to it at the same time. During the mid-1970s, he developed the McGill Pain Questionnaire and became a founding member of the International Association for the Study of Pain. He also became the founding editor of Wall & Melzack's Textbook of Pain. Milton Lambert "Irish" Levy was an American football guard for the Tulane Green Wave of Tulane University. He was twice selected All-Southern, and once selected second-team All-American by The New York Times. Levy was selected for the New York Sun's All-Time Tulane team and inducted into the Tulane Hall Of Fame in 1986. Kenny Dalglish Soccer Manager is a 1989 video game that was released in Europe. The game involves taking the role of Kenny Dalglish as he manages an English football team from the Football League Fourth Division right to the Football League First Division. Amanda Eyre Ward is an American writer. Takeharu Yamanaka is a Japanese politician and current mayor of Yokohama, the capital of Kanagawa Prefecture. He defeated incumbent mayor Fumiko Hayashi in the 2021 Yokohama mayoral election. His independent campaign was supported by the Constitutional Democratic Party, Social 1
Democratic Party, and the Communist Party of Japan. Yamanaka's campaign focused on the opposition for a planned integrated resort development and casino for the city which was to be built on Yamashita Pier, criticism against the government's response to the COVID-19 pandemic, and additional sister city relationship with San Francisco, California. Elmo is a Japanese electronics and optics company that produces CCTV equipment, projectors, and other presentation devices. They are also well known for their series of high-end Super 8mm cameras and projectors during the 1970s. Elaine Delmar is a British singer and actress, with a long career in stage acting, music recording and concert performances. Born in Harpenden, she is the daughter of Jamaican jazz trumpeter Leslie "Jiver" Hutchinson. After learning the piano as a child, Delmar became a singer and toured with her father's band from the age of sixteen. Questions 1. What is an apotropaic mark? A. A symbol or pattern used to protect buildings from witchcraft B. A mark used to ward off evil spirits C. A flower-like pattern of overlapping circles D. All of the above 2. Which team does Mateusz Andrzej Porba play for? A. Skra Bechatw B. Poland national team C. Brazil national team D. USA national team 3. Where is Ellingham located? A. Northumberland B. England C. Scotland D. Wales 4. Who revolutionized pain research by introducing the gate control theory of pain? A. Ronald Melzack B. Patrick David Wall C. Both A and B D. None of the above 5. In which university did Milton Lambert Levy play football? A. Tulane University B. University of Notre Dame C. University of Alabama 2
D. University of Southern California 6. In which year was Kenny Dalglish Soccer Manager released? A. 1987 B. 1989 C. 1991 D. 1993 7. What is Amanda Eyre Ward known for? A. Acting B. Singing C. Writing D. Painting 8. Who is the current mayor of Yokohama? A. Fumiko Hayashi B. Takeharu Yamanaka C. Shinzo Abe D. Yoshihide Suga 9. Which of the following products is Elmo well known for? A. Personal computers B. Digital cameras C. Super 8mm cameras D. Mobile phones 10. Where was Elaine Delmar born? A. London B. Manchester C. Harpenden D. Birmingham 3
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