CHAPTER 11

Borneo

(pg. 70)
Borneo is the third biggest island in the world. It is part of the geographic region of Southeast Asia. Located southeast of the Malay Peninsula and southwest of the Philippines. Borneo is primarily mountainous. Kalimantan belongs to Indonesia, Sabah andSarawak are part of Malaysia and a small remaining region belongs to Brunei. In Indonesia, the island is referred to as 'Kalimantan' while in Malaysia, it is known as 'East Malaysia' , whereas in the western world, Borneo is recognized as the Malaysian Borneo.

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Resources:
1."Borneo." 2006. Wikipedia. 17 Nov 2006 <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Borneo>.
2. Marias, Stella. "Islands." Borneo. 17 Nov 2006 <www.goborneo.com>.
3."Borneo." 2003. 17 Nov 2006 www.islandsasia.net.




Monopoly

(pg. 70)
Charles Brace Darrow invented the best selling board game in the world, Monopoly. Players play each other to obtain wealth through buying, rental and trading of properties using play money, as players take turns moving around the board according to the roll of the dice. The game is named after the economic concept of Monopoly; A company, provider or group having exclusive control over a commercial activity. There are many different editions of Monopoly, ranging from the London version to the German version. In 1935, 800 million people have played this game. According to the 'Guinness World of Records', Monopoly has been titled the most played/ popular game in the world.



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Resources:
1. .Gollins, Anthony. "Monopoly." 16 Nov 2006 <http://www.answers.com/topic/monopoly-1>.
2."Monopoly."Guinness Book of Records. 1999.
3. Toman, John. "Best Selling." National Geographic 1998: 18.




George Washington

(pg. 70)
George Washington a soldier who became the first president of the United States of America. He was born on the 22nd of February 1732 and died on the 14th of December, 1799. He served as President from April 30, 1789, until March 4, 1797, for two terms. Washington married Martha Custis in 1759.She was a rich widow who had two children, Martha and John. Washington and Custis did not have any children together. George Washington enjoyed less than three years of retirement at Mount Vernon, before he died of a throat infection in December 14, 1799. For for months, the Nation mourned him.


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Resources:
1."Washington, George." Encyclopædia Britannica.16 Nov. 2006 http://www.britannica.com/eb/article-9108779
2. "George Washington." Enchanted Learning. 2001. 17 Nov 2006 http://www.enchantedlearning.com/history/us/pres
3.John , Fitzpatrick. "George Washington." 1994. 17 Nov 2006 http://www.whitehouse.gov/history/presidents/gw1.html



Creedence

(pg. 71)
Creedence, or sometimes known as 'Creedence Clearwater Revival' was an American rock band. The members of the band consists of John Fogerty, Tom Fogerty, Stu Cook and Doug Clifford.They were first formed in El Cerrito, California. They were active from 1959 to 1972.' Willy and the Poorboys' was the fourth album by the Creedence.


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Resources:
1.Willy and the Poorboys. 2002. 17 Nov 2006 <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Willy_and_the_Poor_Boys>.
2."Creedence." 2004. 17 Nov 2006 <John Fogerty, Tom Fogerty, Stu Cook and Doug Clifford.>.
3. Classics. 2001. 17 Nov 2006 www.classicbands.com/ccr.html.





Patridge Family

(pg. 71)
The Patridge Family was an American sitcom about a widowed mother and her five children, living in a small fictional town in Northern California. The Partridge Family was produced for ABC by Screen Gems television. The producer was Wes Farrell. The show starred Shirley Jones, David Cassidy, Susan Dey, Danny Bonaduce, Jeremy Gelbwaks, Brian Forster, Suzanne Crough and Reuben Kincaid As the show launched, David Cassidy became an overnight teen idol. Later on, Hanna-Barbera produced a cartoon series called 'Partridge Family 2200 A.D', based on the Patridge Family. It was first shown in 1970 till 1974.


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Resources:
1."Patridge Family." 1997. 17 Nov 2006 <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/patridge_family>.
2. Kalevski, Alexandra. American Sitcoms. 2000.
3. Johnston, George. ABC. 1980



Bobby Sherman

(pg. 71)
Robert Cabot Sherman, Jr, born on the 22nd of July, 1943 in Santa Monica, California. He is an American singer and actor, who became a very popular teen idol in the late 1960s and early 1970s. He first appeared on the television series Shindig!. In 1969, His first gold single was called Little Woman. After a famous appearance on The Patridge Family, he was given his own show on ABC called Getting Together. Bobby built a one-fifth scale model of Disneyland's Main Street, made entirely by hand in his backyard at home.


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Resources:
1.Bobby Sherman, 2006. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bobby_Sherman
2. Bobby Sherman, 2000. www.oldies.com
3. Arthurs, Mac. Legends and Classics, 1998





Black Sabbath

(pg. 71)
Black Sabbath is an English heavy metal band from Birmingham, England. The band consists of Ozzy Osbourne,Tony Iommi, Terence Butler and Bill Ward. Their genre is heavy metal. Some of their famous songs are 'Paranoid'. 'Never Say Die', 'Hard Road', 'Neon Knights', and 'Turn Up the Night'.


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Resources:
1. Black Sabbath, 19th Nov 2006 www.black-sabbath.com
2. Hirard, Georgie, Black Sabbath, 2000
3. Ozzie, 19th Nov 2006 www.ozzfest.com/


Jethro Tull


(pg. 71)
Jethro Tull is a rock and that formed in Blackpool, England in the 1960s. Their music genre is blues rock with a mix of classical, Celtic folk, and rock. The members are Ian Anderson, Martin Barre, Doane Perry, Andrew Giddings and Jonathan Noyce (a few changes of members occurred as the years past). Some of their famous songs include:
  1. "Living In The Past"
  2. "Aqualung"
  3. "Sweet Dream"
  4. "The Whistler"
  5. "Bungle in The Jungle"
  6. "The Witch's Promise

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Resources:
1. Jethro Tull, 19 Nov 2006, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Very_Best_of_Jethro_Tull
2. Olands, Maria, World of Rock, 1997
3. Jetrho Tull, 19 Nov 2006, www.j-tull.com/