Chapter 1 The Nature and Method of Economics
I. Definition of Economics A. The social science concerned with the efficient use of limited or scarce resources to achieve maximum satisfaction of human materials wants. B. Human wants are unlimited, but the m
Question #9:How did political organization and functions of states change over time?
(Think systems of government, expectations of ruled and rulers, responsibilities
and loyalty of citizens, etc.)
As the human population grew, political organi
Question #8: Provide at least 3 ideas/ theories that caused the most influential changes in
the world. (For this question you can provide at least 1 important idea per era.)
In each era, important things happen that cause changes in the world.
Question #7: What elements of human culture, in your opinion, caused the most profound
changes within and between societies throughout history?
Everything we do affects other people. (Luke Ford quotes) This also applies
to societies. Things w
Question #6: Analyze the changes and continuities i.e. consistencies) in the way human
societies are structured (think social classes).
In present day our lives are different from others depending on our social class.
Theres upper class, middl
Question #5: Analyze human impact on environment through time. Provide specific
Like other things in history, Human impact on environment has changed through
time. The changes are quite drastic from the era of foragers to the modern
Question #4: What factors influenced changes in demography (Population
growth/decline) through time?
From beginning of mankind to present day, population has obviously grown
however there were times where population has also declined. Populati
Question #3: What factors influenced the development and spread of technologies
Throughout history we can see the changes in technology. We can also look at the
factors that influenced those changes. We want to know, under what c
Question #2: What trends/ characteristics of humanity changed overtime and which ones
remained the same? (Think of human ability to communicate, organize, create,
Over time things change, but some things always stay the same (an
Question #1: How did the development of and interaction between various societies
impact trade and exchange of ideas, and distribution of resources through out
history of humanity?
In order for any society to evolve, there must be some exchang
Lauren Poon, 2011
AP World History: Summer assignment
Question #1: How did the development of and interaction between various societies impact trade and exchange
of ideas, and distribution of resources through out history of humanity?
In order for any soc
AP World History
Founder, time, place, holy
Spread of religion: How?
Where? (Diffusion: trade?
- No single founder
- Hinduism= way of life
- Vedas= 4 books,
significance of rituals and
Type of System