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Unformatted text preview: History of Science 100 Practice Midterm Exam Please write your name and section time on the cover of the yellow book now. You have 50 minutes to complete this examination. Please write all answers in the yellow books (nothing on the question sheets will be graded), and be clear which questions you choose to answer. Use complete sentences and paragraphs for your answers; we are more concerned about content than grammar but illegible or incomprehensible answers will be given no credit. Be sure you give yourself enough time to finish the entire examination. Choose four of the following five quotations / images. Explain what is being implied or depicted, and explain what issues it raises, why these are important, and what is at stake. (For quotations, don't just paraphrase.) For example, you might mention where else in the readings something similar arises, what position(s) the author is writing against, or the context(s) that make the quote/image relevant. You may also clarify the quote/image by comparing or contrasting it, or what it implies, with some other source(s)...
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- Fall '10
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