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Characteristics of Modern American Civilization

For Mr. Helfers 6th period class
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Aidan Casey

on 14 January 2010

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Characteristics of Modern American Civilzation The Crucafix Represents the Modern American characteristic of Religion, because it Represents the Christian faith. And about 77% of americans believe in the Christian faith Communion Represents the Modern American characteristic of Religion, because in the Christian Faith every Sunday when you go to mass you will walk up to the priest and reiceve the blessed bread and wine. Which, when blessed becomes the body and blood of Jesus who is the Christians savour. And about 77% of americans are believe in the Christian faith. The Guitar Represents the Modern American characteristic of The Arts, because it is used to make music and many musicians/ guitarists come from America for example Slash, Bruce Springsteen and Kurt Cobian and also many guitar company's like Fender and Gibson are american componays. The Comic Book Represents the Modern American characteristic of The Arts,
because comic books are made up of many pictures that were drawn by someone. Also many movies are based off comics like Batman the Dark Knight is based off the comic book Batman. Also many comic book manufacturers are American like DC comics, and Marvel Comics and the comic you see above, X-men is published by Marvel Comics President Obama Represents the Modern American characteristic of Government, because the president has to aprove things that do with the government like laws. Also he makes decisions about war like to send more troops to war. Also President Obama is Americas current president and in America the president is like the symbol of government. The Police Represent the Modern American characteristic of Government, because every state in america has there own police even alot of towns have there own police. And the police enforce the laws made by the government, and arrest anybody who brake the laws and put them in jail. The Groecry Store Represents the Modern American characteristic of Food Supply, because this is a store filled with food. And without a food supply america wouldnt be able to grow food for groecry stores to sell. Also many groecry store brands are American for example the one you see above is Jewel Osco, Sunset Foods and Whole Foods. Farmers Represent the Modern American characteristic of food supply, because without farmers we wouldnt have a stable food supply becuase farmers grow the food we eat like corn, potatoes ext. . Also without farmers we would be living on meat and berries and would have to become hunter gatherers. And most of the food you buy at Sunset or Jewel ext. is grown in the United States of America by farmers. The Amp Represents the Modern American characteristic of technology, because it makes the instument or something else louder so more poeple can hear it. It is ussually used at concerts to make the sound of the guitar louder. Also many companys that make amps are american like Fender. The computer Represents the Modern American characteristic of Technology, because the computer allows you to seach the web for things that would help you with your prodject or presentation or if you just want to know something you can search it. Also the computer allows you to emial poeple thing instead of writing letters wich would take much longer. And two of the most famous computer manufacturers are Mac and PC and they are both American componies Laws represent the modern american charecteristic of Writing, because laws are written down in writing so they are there forever. Also america has there own set of laws that may be different that Irealands or Germanys. Novels Represent the Modern American Charecteristic Writing, because books are written so everyone can read them. Also some very popular books are by American authors like the one you see abouve called the Lightning Thief Jobs Represent the Modern American characteristic of Social Structure, because in America there are a verietay of different jobs someone could have like being a garbage man or a musician or a lawer. Also if we didnt have different jobs we all would be kind of useless and only one thing would get done. The rich and the poor Represent the Modern American characteristic of Social Structure, because without poor poeple there would not be rich poeple and without rich poeple there wouldnt be poor poeple. Also right now in america there alot of poeple who are poor and also alot of rich poeple.
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