May 28, 2010
World History II
Final Exam Essay
Our world had two major wars in the 20th century, World War I and World War
II. A number of events led to these two wars, which resulted in many changes politically,
The Crusades were expeditions undertaken during the time of Medieval England
against the Muslims of the Middle East. (newadvent.org) These journeys lasted nearly
two hundred years. What was the reason for the crusades? Both the Christians and
White Collar Jobs
In this essay I am going to be informing you on what a white collar job is and if
the United States should export them to India.
A white collar job is a behind-the-desk kind of job. The type of job you do
indoors and doesnt include manua
spread to Korea, Taiwan, and Vietnam
about 26,000 adults in North America follow Confucianism
- Xin honesty and trustworthiness
- Jen unselfishness, considerate towards others [highest Confucian virtue]
Chapter 6: Greece's Golden and Hellenistic Ages
Athens stood as the symbol of Greece's golden age.
People from across Greece worked to make Athens a center
of learning and artistic achievement.
Athenians built temples, gymnas
Human Rights in China
Human Rights Abuse in China:
about 500,000 people are in detention without charge or trial
considering the death penalty, China is the leading executioner in the world
in many detention centers, beatings, scarce food, and poor
Democracy derives from a Greek word, demos, which means people.
(america.gov) Basically, the people are in charge of the legislature and government.
(google.com) Government leaders in a democracy are elected into power by legal and
Ancient Greeces Influence on Modern Day America
Many people from ancient Greece influenced modern day America. Historians
found written records that impacted every major field of study. Theater, architecture, art,
math, engineering, literature, science, a
Muslims and Hindus
A Muslim is a believer in or adherent of Islam. (answers.com) Mohammed
started this religion in A.D. 610 when he was 40 years old. (evidenceforchristianity.org)
They believe in one, distinct, supreme God. To them, it is Gods authority t
World History I
Pyramids vs. American Monuments
Have you ever thought about how an American monument today can compare to
an ancient Egyptian pyramid? There are many similarities between these two memorials.
However, there are a couple differences
Sparta, or Lakedaemon, was founded during the Mycenaean War (mnsu.edu).
Spartans didnt eat expensive food, give themselves free time, or have any luxuries.
Instead, they lived simple lives of self-denial and discipline. They werent taught how to
Assassination Debate Opening
Assassination is the murder of an important person in a surprise attack for
political or religious reasons. Do you think assassination should be justified or
unjustified? If someone puts the whole nation in dan