All boys were trained to be warriors (except nobles). When being trained, once commoner boys had reached the age of 15, the father of the boy would hand the responsibility of the rest of the training to the Telopochcalli, who were accountable for training boys between the ages of 15-20. ("Aztec Warrior Training"). The youth were tested on how physically fit they were for actual battle by providing company with their leaders on campaigns. Young soldiers following would carry their leaders shield for them along the journey.
While in the agoge, you have a troop leader who is an older soldier. Young Spartans would be obedient to their leaders, and listen to everything that they said. In document A, it states that “Boys were encouraged to go out and steal food for the mess (outside dining area), but if caught stealing they were whipped. Also, document A
Then, a couple of months later he became a famous Boxer. Also, he was a strong, fast, and fluent fighter. He always did what he was suppose to do as a Boxer and a Father. (Paragraph 5) The World is better, because more children want to be like him or be like him, so they want to do the things he is doing. He persuades children to Box, because of his style, speed, and strength.
They show there teamwork when one of the boys comes up with the idea of the club and when they built the pitch, and support each other when they lose the semifinal game. The Panyee boys show teamwork, an example of this is when they came up with the idea to make the team.They first started working on what they would do, and how would they be able to play, because they had no clue how to! They said “In our town it had no room.” so they planned and asked where would be the best place to work and play? They worked hard to compromise and layout a plan.One of the best parts of
In the book “The Crazy Horse Electric Game” Chris Crutcher wanted to do a book for coming-of-age teens. He did a book over the basic things a child is faced with at a young age such as Willie. This book teaches a very valuable lesson for teens and for parents. With the certain topics I bring up in this book you’ll see the lesson for sure. Willie was a very talented young man in sports , due to his gift he inherited from his father who was a football superstar back in the 1960s.
Closing out Alexander’s article, she evaluated how sports greatly influenced adolescent British males into joining the war effort. This proved to be dangerous for the sports-loving soldiers because nearly 2,500,000 were injured or killed throughout the war, and proved that war is a sport, and like a sport, but a very hostile and dangerous sport at that. The article has good flow, and is well organized with just the right amount of facts and story to keep the piece going, and also keeps the reader attentive to the message Alexander is conveying to her
Rainsford also knew where to hide and how to cover up his tracks so it would be harder to find him. He won the game by getting back into General Zaroff’s room by the end of the third night. General Zaroff was very surprised and then said to really win you have to beat me in a fight and whoever wins will get to sleep in the bed tonight. Rainsford was the winner of the fight and this just shows how smart he is and the strength he has to never give up in even the toughest
Describe the steps that Alexander the Great and his mother took to ensure his rise to power. Alexander and his mother took many steps to ensure his power as king of Macedonia. One of the first steps he took was to have a great education. Secondly, Alexander may have gotten his father killed by his bodyguard. Lastly, the both of them killed off all potential successors to the throne, even Alexander’s baby boy, Caranus.
1) He then fights and kills all the suitors in his home in Ithaca with some help from his son. Before the long journey home Odysseus was one of the most respected and important military advisors and leaders . In the end, his skills and craft aid him in finally getting home to his wife and son. The Odyssey has a number of motifs which are demonstrated throughout the story and help Odysseus find his way home. His leadership guides his ship crew and they loyally follow him wherever he goes.
The Odyssey, a story based on a great warrior who not just shows his mind but his faults. One fault being his pride. As of the day he went to fight the Trojan War, he was lost at sea for 20 years. Odysseus fought with smart and the hope of being able to defeat everyone in his path. One example of this is Odysseus built the trojan horse which helped him win the Trojan war.
In the beginning of the book, after he was transferred into the Salamander army, Ender could not train with everyone else, so he went back to the launchies and “proposed his bargain. Free play, everyday, working hard in the battle room, under Ender’s direction. They would learn things from the armies, from the battles Ender would see,” (85). When he practiced with the launchies, the launchies were transfigure into better soldiers than they were before. This made him a superior leader because it shows how he can command a group and how good he is at teaching.
Dieter knows all about the last war and wants to fight and bring pride to his family. He is a strong boy and is a Scharfuhrer. Dieter is a brave boy and very smart. Another major character in the book is Spencer. Spencer’s brother Robert wants to sign up for war and Spence wants to fight in the war but his dad has other plans for him.
Deardevil is a hero whose name is matthew. He grew up in Hells Kitchen with his father who is a boxer, nicknamed Jack "The Devil" Murdock was a contender. Matthew had an accident as a child that left him blind, but four other senses increased functionality that makes it easy to do things like normal people. After the accident matthew and his father did not give up on the circumstances, they promise to pursue ideals. In a boxing match, matthew dad told to succumb to the enemy, but it is not doing so he became the winner of the match.
Dempsey had slowly developed into a skilled boxer and made the executive decision to box rather than work. From 1911-1916 Jack Dempsey migrated to small mining towns and fought in the saloons wherever he could. His most common place to fight was “Peter Jackson’s Saloon”, which was located in Salt Lake City. Hardy Downey, the organizer of the fights, was furious when Jack knocked out his first opponent in just one punch, he made him fight against before he gave him his money. One day in 1914 his brother, Bernie, fell ill and Jack actually filled in for him and won it decisively.
Tecumseh had the characteristics of being a great young Shawnee warrior. Growing up during the chaos of war, he was profoundly influenced by his experience in these years. The Shawnees always had venerated warriors but the prolonged conflict maximize the role of the war chiefs giving them an increase of authority within the framework of tribal politics. Because of the death of his father, Tecumseh’s idealism of the Shawnee warriors were brought to those standards. About 15 years old,Tecumseh was allowed to join a war party led by his brother, Chiksika, his first battle.