WCII Exam 2 Study Guide Spring 2008

WCII Exam 2 Study - HIS1102 World Civ II Spring 2008 Instructor Dr Reid Second Midterm Exam Review Guide The midterm exam will be held on Thursday

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HIS1102: World Civ II Spring 2008 Instructor: Dr. Reid Second Midterm Exam Review Guide The midterm exam will be held on Thursday, April 3. Please bring an 8½ x 11 inch blue book to class on the day of the exam. Blue books may be purchased in the ASU Bookstore for about 25 cents. Do not write on or in the blue book . We will collect them at the start of class and then redistribute them after the exam has been handed out. The exam will consist of two major parts (Parts A and B) and you will have the entire 75 minutes to complete both parts. The content of the exam will cover material that we have studied and discussed since the start of the semester. You will need to review all of the assigned readings as well as whatever class and reading notes you have taken. Part A (30 points total; 10 points for each item): Identification Essays Part A will ask you to identify in detail and explain the historical significance of FOUR historical terms. You will be given a list of six terms and will be asked to choose your four from that list. All the terms on the list will be taken from the list of terms offered below (pp. 2-4 of this handout). Your essay for each item should consist of two full paragraphs written in complete sentences and containing topic sentences and sufficient content to completely identify the item and argue for its historical significance. In the first paragraph you will identify the item in terms of basic factual information (e.g., what or who the item is; what general time period and/or cultural tradition it is associated with; etc.). In the second paragraph you will make an argument for why the item is historically significant. In other words, (if it’s a person) what did that individual or individuals do that had an effect on the time in which they lived? Or (if it’s a thing) what were the important results? The quality of your essays will be scored according to the following rubric as used on the midterm:
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course HIST 1102 taught by Professor Reid during the Spring '08 term at Appalachian State.

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WCII Exam 2 Study - HIS1102 World Civ II Spring 2008 Instructor Dr Reid Second Midterm Exam Review Guide The midterm exam will be held on Thursday

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