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My name is Angela and I am a student at Shenangoah Middle school.I am in seventh grade.
Miami Museum of Science
born in Cuba. I dislike temperature below 32 °.
I like to eat weird foods. Like spagetti with mayo and mustard. I also eat ice cream with nesquick chocolate and milk.
I like to go out with frinds. I like going to the movies,fairs, and camps. I like skating.
i'm also in the tennis group of my school as well as the volley and basket ball teams. I love sports as well as hanging out with guys and things like that.
Alexander was born in June 18,1886. His complete name was Frank Alexander , but he never used his first name. He became an ornithologist and an avian paleontologist. In 1909 he was hired as a bird taxidermist. From 1910 to 1924 he worked with the U.S. Bureau of Biological Survey Department of Agriculture. In 1913 he began bird banding as a part of water flow management. In 1914 he started a research that ended in 1915 and he was able to demostrate that ducks die after eating lead shot. In 1925 he was appointed as assistant secretary of the Smithonian Institution. In 1927 's work indicated that the yellow-shouldered blackbirdonce occured through out Puerto rico. died in 1978. He still continued research at the smithonian for another quater century until his dying day.By: Angela Ballester
I decided to do my research on
Alexander because i had never heard of him before. I thought it
would be interesting to learn something new. Something I haden't learned
about before and it actually was pretty cool to learn about his life and
the things he accomplished during his life time.
Please tell us about the women you know who have a math or science career. Do you know women who are scientist, mathematitians, engineers, or work with computers? Are there any women like this in your family? In your family's circle of friends?
I know a couple women who are very capable in the areas of science an math. I knopw one woman who is very smart she is my business teacher. she holds a doctors degree on computer specialist as well as her teaching master. She is certanly a great role model to have. Another woman I admire is my gomother. She is a doctor as well as the leading specialist in the E.R. of the Miami Jackson Hospital. In my famili's circle of friends there are many women as well as men who are in the areas of work that involve either some kind of science or math.