SOCI285 Answer 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 Rmnicu Srat County is one of the historic counties of Muntenia, Romania. The county seat was Rmnicu Srat. Hesychasm is a contemplative monastic tradition in the Eastern Christian traditions of the Eastern Catholic Church and Eastern Orthodox Church in which stillness (hsychia) is sought through uninterrupted Jesus prayer. While rooted in early Christian monasticism, it took its definitive form in the 14th century at Mount Athos. War Stories is a comic book series written by Garth Ennis and illustrated by a number of artists. A bras d'honneur, Iberian slap, forearm jerk, Italian salute, or Kozakiewicz's gesture, is an obscene gesture that communicates moderate to extreme contempt, and is roughly equivalent in meaning to "fuck you" having the same meaning as giving the finger. To make the gesture, an arm is bent in an L-shape, with the fist pointing upwards; the other hand then grips or slaps the biceps of the bent arm as it is emphatically raised to a vertical position. Nicki Thiim is a Danish professional racing driver, and Aston Martin Racing works driver in the FIA World Endurance Championship. TAU was a proposed uncrewed interstellar probe that would go to a distance of one thousand astronomical units from the Earth and Sun by the NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory in 1987 using tested technology. One scientific purpose would be to measure the distance to other stars via stellar parallax. Studies continued into 1990, working with a launch in the 20052010 timeframe. Marie Maynard Daly was an American biochemist. She was the first African-American to receive a Ph.D. from Columbia University and the first African-American woman in the United States to earn a Ph.D. in chemistry. Daly made important contributions in four areas of research: the chemistry of histones, protein synthesis, the relationships between cholesterol and hypertension, and creatine's uptake by muscle cells. Nick Frisby is an Australian international rugby union player who plays with the Western Force in Super Rugby AU. His regular playing position is scrum-half. The National LGBT Cancer Network is a nonprofit organization launched in September 2007. It is one of the first programs in the United States that addresses the 1
needs of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) cancer survivors and those at risk and the only one founded and directed by members of the LGBT community. The Network was founded by Liz Margolies, LCSW. Dolores Hart, O.S.B. is an American Roman Catholic Benedictine nun and former actress. Following her movie debut with Elvis Presley in Loving You (1957), she made 10 films in five years, including Wild Is the Wind (1957), King Creole (1958), and Where the Boys Are (1960). Questions 1. What is the county seat of Rmnicu Srat County? A. Bucharest B. Timioara C. Constana D. Rmnicu Srat 2. In which century did Hesychasm take its definitive form? A. 10th century B. 12th century C. 14th century D. 16th century 3. Who is the writer of War Stories? A. Garth Ennis B. Neil Gaiman C. Alan Moore D. Frank Miller 4. Which gesture is described in the article summary? A. Finger pointing B. Thumbs up C. Waving D. Bras d'honneur 5. In which championship does Nicki Thiim compete as an Aston Martin Racing works driver? A. Formula 1 B. FIA World Endurance Championship C. NASCAR Cup Series D. IndyCar Series 6. What was the proposed purpose of the TAU probe? A. To measure the distance to other stars via stellar parallax. 2
B. To study the effects of interstellar travel on spacecraft. C. To explore the outer reaches of the Solar System. D. To search for signs of extraterrestrial life. 7. What was Marie Maynard Daly's contribution in the field of research? A. Chemistry of histones B. Protein synthesis C. Relationships between cholesterol and hypertension D. Creatine's uptake by muscle cells 8. Which team does Nick Frisby play for in Super Rugby AU? A. Queensland Reds B. Melbourne Rebels C. NSW Waratahs D. Western Force 9. When was the National LGBT Cancer Network launched? A. September 2007 B. September 2008 C. October 2006 D. October 2007 10. What is Dolores Hart known for? A. Singing B. Dancing C. Acting D. Writing 3
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