Parleen Shahi Period 9 American Government

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Parleen

Shahi

Period 9

American Government

International: Southwest Airlines
cancels 70 more flights


Where:
Phoenix to
Sacramento


When:
April 1
st
, 2011


Who:
Federal Aviation
Administration


What:
80 Southwest
planes ordered for
inspection


Why:
A jet tore mid
-
flight


Government

relation:
Department

of
Transportation involved


National: No swimming allowed!


Where
: Tokyo, Japan


When
: April 4, 2011 (7 am)


Who
: Tokyo Electric Power
Company


What
: Japan dumps
radioactive water into sea


Why
: To make room for a
highly reactive runoff


Government

relation:

Dump is 100 times the
legal limit


Local
:
Crash
landing!


Where:

San Leandro Bay near Oakland airport


When
: April 3; 3:40 PM


Who
: Richard Manuel, pilot


What
: Pilot was killed in plane crash


Why
: Engine was having problems


Government

relation
: Many responders


ensure

public safety


Positive Story:

A Fairytale Family



Where
: Alhambra Ballroom,
Harlem


When
:

This past weekend


Who:
Fathers and their
daughters.


What
: Daddy
-
daughter
dance


Why:
Fathers give daughters
a positive male role model


Government

relation
: Stray
away
from violence; Improve
family relations


Political Cartoon

News Quiz

1)
What did the Southwest airline
passengers receive after the
emergency landing scare ?


A.
Two round trip passes

B.
An apology

C.
Full refund

D.
All the above



News Quiz

1)
What did the Southwest airline
passengers receive after the
emergency landing scare ?





D.
All the above



News Quiz

2)
True/False
: Tokyo’s Electric Power
Company released
10

times the legal
limit of radioactive water into the ocean.

News Quiz

2)
True/False
: Tokyo’s Electric Power
Company released 10 times the legal
limit of radioactive water into the ocean.


FALSE. It was
100 times.

News Quiz


3) What airport did the small plane
originally leave from?



A.
Oakland Airport


B.
San Jose Airport


C.
SFO Airport


D.
Both A & B


News Quiz


3) What airport did the small plane
originally leave from?



A.
Oakland Airport




News Quiz

4) What was the point of the father
-
daughter dance?


A.
To raise money for Japan


B.
To re
-
connect the daughters and their
fathers


C.
Keep children from worrying about the
streets


D.
Have a positive role model


E.
B, C & D

News Quiz

4) What was the point of the father
-
daughter dance?








E.
B, C & D

(sources)


http://abcnews.go.com/Business/southwest
-
airlines
-
scare
-
government
-
order
-
emergency
-
inspections
-
175/story?id=13290279


http://www.cnn.com/2011/TRAVEL/04/04/texas.southwest.
planes/index.html


http://www.cnn.com/2011/WORLD/asiapcf/04/04/japan.nu
clear.reactors/index.html?npt=NP1


http://abcnews.go.com/International/tokyo
-
electric
-
dumps
-
radioactive
-
water
-
ocean/story?id=13291176


http://abcnews.go.com/US/father
-
daughter
-
bonding
-
dance
-
harlem/story?id=13291588


http://www.aerospace
-
technology.com/projects/boeing737_NG/images/Boeing73
7_2.jpg


http://abclocal.go.com/kgo/story?section=news/local/east_
bay&id=8051064