AP World History
Focus Questions for Key Concepts
Organization and Reorganization of Human Societies, c. 600 BCE
to c. 600 CE
Key Concept 2.1 The Development and Codification of Religious and Cultural
2.1 How did religions help streng
AP World History: Guns, Germs, and Steel Questions
1. Yali asked Jared Diamond why the whites had created an abundence of cargo and the proceeded to bring it to New Guinea, while the blacks had little cargo of their own.
2. Jared Diamonds main thesis
III. Webs and Civilizations in the Old World, 3500 BCE 200 CE
Answer the following in sentence or paragraph form. To provide evidence, be AS SPECIFIC as possible for
your answers. When listing, bullet points are acceptable. Make special note of the chart
AP WORLD HISTORY
GUNS, GERMS AND STEEL QUESTIONS
NAME: Amber Martinez
Each of the chapters in Guns, Germs and Steel is about a different topic that gives evidence to answer
"Yali's Question", which is the overall theme of the book. Your assignment has two
Amber Martinez 1st period AP World History
Unit 1: Essential Questions
1. Depending on where you were, you had different animals, plants, and climates. Certain areas
had different food sources, which meant that there was a possibility of having many anima
Unit 1 and 2 Cram Packet
Climate has been a major factor in determining where people settled. Peopled settled in areas that has climates that would
accommodate agriculture and livestock.
The Paleolithic Age refers to about 12,000 BC.
Chapter 20- Africa
1. Factories- European trading fortresses and compounds with resident merchants which were
utilized throughout Portuguese trading empire to assure secure landing places and commerce for
2. Indies piece- Term
Human origin around 2.5 million years ago.
Is 1/4000 of Earths existence.
Downsides of humans:
Back problems, aggressive, babies are dependent for long periods, and have fears of
Grip (opposable thumbs), s