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Curriculum Updates

2019-20 Curriculum Updates

Art
September 18, 2019
In the Art Resource Guide, in the last line of page 54, the publication date for Hans Holbein the Younger’s Dance of Death should be 1538. Click here for the revised page.
July 1, 2019
In the Art Resource Guide, page 51, column 2, there is a typo in the caption: “Ashod” should be corrected to read “Ashdod.” Also, in the 5th line from the top of the column, the title of the work should be The Plague at Ashdod. Click here for the revised page.
In the Art Resource Guide, page 91, the 5th sentence of the 4th complete paragraph should read: “Small in scale at 28 by 36 centimeters….” Click here for the revised page.

Literature
October 14, 2019
In the Literature Resource Guide, page 19, the 3rd line from the top of column 2 should read: “…mother’s death delays by three months his journey….” Click here for the revised page.
July 31, 2019
In the Literature Resource Guide, page 53, column 2, last paragraph, the parenthetical reference “(intersectionality)” at the end of the 2nd sentence of the paragraph, should be moved to the end of the 4th sentence: “When identity categories … disadvantage and discrimination combine as well (intersectionality).” Click here for the revised page.

Mathematics
October 14, 2019
In the Mathematics Instructor’s Manual, page 179, in the answer key to Sections 3.1–3.7 exercises, the answer for question 1a should be x = 1, x = +2 Click here for the revised page.
August 19, 2019
In the Mathematics Resource Guide, page 64, the 3rd sentence of the 2nd paragraph should read: “The answer is x = x0c because f (x + c) = … .” Click here for the revised page of the resource guide and here for the revised page of the instructor's manual.
July 31, 2019
In the Mathematics Resource Guide, page 29, in the 6th line from the bottom of the page, the 2nd sentence should read: “Hence, P(2) = Q (–2)K (–2) = 0 .” Click here for the revised page of the resource guide and here for the revised page of the instructor's manual.
July 1, 2019
In the Mathematics Resource Guide, page 23, the 1st line of text in the solution to Example 3.4c should read: “Note, the coefficient of x2 in polynomial K(x) is one. Click here for the revised resource guide page and here for the revised instructor's manual page.
June 6, 2019
In the Mathematics Resource Guide and Mathematics Instructor's Manual, on page 2, there is a typo in the left-hand column of the table of contents. The page number for the entry "Section I Basic Properties of Real Numbers" should be page 5, not page 4. Click here for the corrected resource guide page and here for the instructor's manual page.

Music
September 3, 2019
In the Music Resource Guide, page 104, in the 2nd line from the top of column 2, Chopin’s year of birth should be 1810. Click here for the revised page.
July 31, 2019
In the Music Resource Guide, page 56, column 1, the information regarding Ludwig Senfl is likely inaccurate. While many sources do state that Senfl collected and posthumously published the Choralis Constantinus, more recent scholarship indicates that Senfl did not assemble the collection. Given the conflicting information on this topic, there will not be any competition test items on this specific topic.
June 6, 2019
In the Music Resource Guide, page 124, the caption of the photograph to the lower left incorrectly states that Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park was named after the composer Henry Cowell. Click here to download a revised page that includes a different photograph and caption.

Science
Some of the figures in the Science Resource Guide should be viewed in full color. Students using the electronic version of the Science Resource Guide will have access to all full-color figures. Students using the black and white print version of the Science Resource Guide can access those images that require color here

August 19, 2019
In the Science Resource Guide, page 46, column 1, there is a typo in the 2nd sentence of the 1st complete paragraph. “UBC” should be corrected to read “UVC.” Click here for the revised page.
June 14, 2019
In the Science Resource Guide, a layout error cut off the first sentence on page 53. This sentence should read: "BRCA-1 and BRCA-2 – BRCA-1 and BRCA-2 are tumor suppressor genes that have been associated with breast cancer when mutated (changed)." Click here for the revised page. The PDF version of the Science Resource Guide was corrected on June 13, so if you downloaded your guide on or after that date, the page should be correct as is. The epub version was corrected as of June 14.

Social Science
July 31, 2019
In the Social Science Resource Guide, page 22, column 2, in the 6th line of the 1st complete paragraph, Empedocles’ name should have an “e” after the “p.” Click here for the revised page.
In the Social Science Resource Guide, in the last line of column 1, Virchow’s phrase should read: “omnis cellula e cellula.” Click here for the revised page.