German and Prussia History

From 1815 to 1847 –          The restored rulers of the German states would reverse/weaken any reforms from the Napoleonic period –          Student fraternities (Burschenschaft) the most radical element in Germany Conservative Historian assassinated, Metternich convinces Emperor of Austria/King of Prussia to institute the Carlsbad Decrees (dissolve fraternities & censorship) –          Further revolts towards 1830 German…

Scientific Taxonomy

–      the study of categorizing organisms   Binomial Nomenclature – two-part scientific naming of organisms –      the first word identifies the genus and the second word is the species Example: Ursus americanus – Ursus horribilis – Ursus arctos – Ursus maritimus – NOTE: the format: capitals and italics Levels of Classification (7) or Taxa: “King…

External Influences Affecting the Marketing Mix

Economic Influence

  • Economic Trends
  • Domestic and International Trade

Competitive Influence

  • Market Structure
  • Competitive Strategy
  • Competitive Position

Social and Demographic Influences

  • Demographic Trends
  • Multiculturalism
  • Lifestyles
  • Ecological Concerns

Technological Influence

  • Advances
  • Research and Development Investment
  • Information Technology

Legal and Regulatory Influence

  • Federal Laws/Regulations
  • Provincial Laws/Regulations
  • Self-regulation

Synaptic Transmission

> synapse: spaces between neurons, or between neurons and effectors > vesicles containing chemical neurotransmitters are located at the end of neuron axons Electrical Signals: > electrical impulses moving along the axon stimulate the release of neurotransmitters Chemical Signals: > neurotransmitters are released from the presynaptic neuron and diffuse across the synaptic cleft > neurotransmitters…