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Page 17 text:
ADELPHI COLLEGE. I7
A. Algebra, through Quadratics and Progressionsg Hall tk Knight's
text-book preferred, Plane.Geometry, Byerly's Chauvenet preferred.
B. College:Algebra and Solid Geometry.
A. Elementary Botany and Zoology.
B. Elementary Chemistry, non-metals.
C. Elementary Chemistry, metals.
D. Elementary Physics 9 introductory course, may be covered in four
weekly exercises for one semester with laboratory practice.
E. Elementary Physics, at least fone yearis study, four hours weekly,
with laboratory practice.
Of these subjects here numbered from I to VIII, all candidates must be
prepared to pass satisfactory examinations in the following :
English, I, either A or B, and Mathematics, VII, A, Algebra and
Plane Geometry. -
In addition, candidates for admission to the Classical Course must be
prepared in the following subjects: Ancient History, VI, Ag Latin, maxi-
mum requirement, V, B3 Greek, IV, and either French or German,
minimum requirement, II, A, or III, A.
For the Literary Course the following are the additional subjects re-
quired: Ancient History and United States History, VI, A, B 5 Science,
Botany and Zoology, Elementary Chemistry, non-metals, and Elementary
Physics, briefer course, VIII, A, B, D , Languages, any two of the follow-
ing: French, maximum requirement, II, B3 German, maximum require-
ment, III, B 5 Latin, maximum requirement, V, B.
For the Scientific Course the additional requirements re: United
States History, VI, B 5 Science, Chemistry, VIII, B, C, and Physics, VIII,
Eg'Mathematics, Advanced Algebra and Solid Geometry, VII, B3 Lan-
guages, any two of the following: Latin, minimum requirement, V, A:
French, maximum requirement, II, B, German, maximum requirement,
In each college year, at least fifteen hours a week of classroom Work
will be required. All choice of optional studies is subject to the approval of
Candidates for admission to advanced standing will be required to pass
satisfactory examinations upon the work already accomplished by the class
to which they wish to be assigned.
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16 ADELPH! COLLEGE.
A. Minimum requirement. A knowledge of fundamental principles of
grammar, as, rules for the formation of the plural and of the feminine
in nouns and adjectives, the use of the articles, the place of the pronouns
and the regular and irregular verbs. Reading of two French books,
as, "Colomba," by Merimeeg "L'Abbe Constantin," by Halevyg and of
two plays arranged by Bocher, such as: "Mademoiselle cle la Seiglierej'
by AI. Sandeau, and "Le roman d'un jeune homme pauvre," by Feuillet.
Equivalents may be offered.
' B. Maximum requirement. A thorough knowledge of French grammar 5
use of the tenses, rules for the subjunctive and for the past participle, gov-
ernment of verbs, formation of adverbs, French idioms.
Reading: Le Pecheur d'Islande," by Loti, "La Tulipe Noii'e," by
Dumas, " La Mare au Diable," G. Sand, " La Belle Nivernaisef' Daudetg
" Le Cure de Tours," by Balzacg " Quatre-vingt-treize," V. Hugo. Com-
position. based upon the books read. Ability to take part in recitations
conducted in French. Equivalents may be offered.
A. Minimum requirement. A knowledge of elementary German QOtis:
joynes-Meissner, Part IJ, including irregular verbs, prepositions and con-
junctions. Reading of four German books, as, Storm, Immensee 5 Hillern,
Hoeher als die Kircheg Heyse, Das Maedchen von Treppig Schiller, Der
Neie als Onkel. Equivalents may be offered.
Bfidakimum requirement. A thorough knowledge of German gram-
mar Uoynes-Meissner, Thomas, completejg translation of easy English into
Germang ability to take part in recitations conducted in German, reading
and writing of German script. Reading of the following books for their
equivalentf Lessing, Minna Von Barnhelm, Schiller, Wilhelm Tell: Freitag,
Aus dem Staate Friedrichs des Grosseng Freitag, Soll und Haben.
Xenophon's Anabasis, 4 books: Homer's Iliad, 3 booksg sight reading 5
WoodruiT's Prose Composition.
A. Minimum requirement. Caesar, 4 books or its equivalent: Cicero,
B. Maximum requirement. Cmsar, 4 books or its equivalent, Cicero,
5 orationsg Vergil, Eneid, 4 books, sight reading in Ovid, Cicero and
Vergil g Daniell's Prose Composition.
VI. History. -
A. Ancient History down to the fall of the Roman Empire in the West.
Myers' text-book is recommended, though not prescribed.
B. United States History.
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