History

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To earn extra credit, pick one of the movies from the following list. Write a 1-2 page essay giving me a summary of the movie and telling me how your chosen movie relates to the history we have studied and what you learned from watching it.

History 101Extra Credit Assignment To earn extra credit, pick one of the movies from the following list.  Write a 1-2 page essay giving me a summary of the movie and telling me how your chosen movie relates to the history we have studied and what you learned from watching it. A good summary including points of both historical accuracie...

The American Revolution (1700-1790) was when freedom from the British Empire was obtained by the Thirteen Colonies that would become the United States of America.

American Revolution The American Revolution (1700-1790) was when freedom from the British Empire was obtained by the Thirteen Colonies that would become the United States of America. In the term liberty vs. dictatorship, the cause of the American Revolution may be summarized. The American Revolution was a fight for freedom-loving Americans to liberate themselves from Br...

Your assignment is to write a report on how a specific idea or kind of technology developed over time.

Presentation Assignment – Revised (November 16, 2020)  Your assignment is to write a report on how a specific idea or kind of technology developed over time. Your topic must relate to cross-cultural exchange and change over time by studying its use across two world regions (or cultures). The report may include images or diagrams where necessary and must use the follo...

Google Waris Dirie. List her name, credentials, and anything else of interest. Find out 7 things about her. This question is worth 2 points.

Read: an excerpt from Reader’s Digest- Waris Dirie’s Desert FlowerInstructions for #’s 2 – 10: Include a paragraph discussing Dirie’s experience. Each section is worth 3 points.#'s 2 – 10 are the titles within the excerpt and they are i...

Your research paper for this class will be based on a historical figure of your choice. You may pick any person who falls within the scope of the course-that means it must be a figure from the Western world (Europe or the Middle East) who lived between th

Your research paper for this class will be based on a historical figure of your choice. You may pick any person who falls within the scope of the course-that means it must be a figure from the Western world (Europe or the Middle East) who lived between the beginning of recorded history and the mid-18th century. This gives you a wide variety of people to pick from, so pick someone who interests you. (Hint: later people are easier to find s...

Google E. Benjamin Skinner. List his name, credentials, and anything else of interest.

InstructionsRead: Chapter 5 of A Crime So Monstrous by Ben SkinnerAnswer the following questionsChapter 5 Questions: A Nation Within a NationGoogle E. Benjamin Skinner. List his name, credentials, and anythi...

What is the relationship between the myth of Gauguin’s work and the myth of Gauguin’s life?

What is the relationship between the myth of Gauguin’s work and the myth of Gauguin’s life?...

The Unfinished Nation Eighth Edition

Chapter 5 Quiz - The Unfinished NationThe Unfinished Nation Eighth Edition  ...

Plato and Hobbes both have some strong criticisms of democracy and of humanity. What do you think about what they both had to say about the flaws in democracy and the flaws in society?

INSTRUCTIONS: For all your Reflection Assignments, you will need to show an understanding of the material presented on Canvas and I will be looking for your own analysis.  Your analysis should show some critical thinking (using your own words) and you should make sure to fully explain your responses.  Please answer ALL of the following questions and answer ALL parts of each question.  ...

Feel free to use whatever medium you want that can be uploaded as an image: for example, a hand-drawing, a computer graphic, a model with toy soldiers...whatever you wish.

This week's assignment is to draw the Battle of Granicus as described by Arrian on pages 32-39 (Arrian 1.12-1.16). Feel free to use whatever medium you want that can be uploaded as an image: for example, a hand-drawing, a computer graphic, a model with toy soldi...

How did the printing press transform human knowledge? How do you see the necessary simplicity of oral communication affecting the depth of understanding that people had about the news, so to speak?

Discussion question:How did the printing press transform human knowledge? How do you see the necessary simplicity of oral communication affecting the depth of understanding that people had about the news, so to speak? How would the fact that most information about the world, most news, came from the pulpit affect the transmission of this information to villagers and townspeople? How did the printing press change this? ...

What aspects do you think have the most likelihood of being historical, or at least partially historical

What aspects of the story Alexander's birth (Plutarch 2 and 3, Cheshire p. 9-12) strike you as folkloric ? What aspects do you think have the most likelihood of being historical, or at least partially historical? Use as many specifics as possible from the entirety of Cheshire p. 9-12. ...

MYTrace the evolution of your profession (or another chosen profession), field of study, or branch of service, starting in the Cold War era and continuing all the way to the present, globalized world.

MYTrace the evolution of your profession (or another chosen profession), field of study, or branch of service, starting in the Cold War era and continuing all the way to the present, globalized world. Discuss what you consider to be modern challenges that you face that your predecessors did not.As you gather research, make sure to consider important soc...