The standard for obscenity that Judge John Woolsey established in the case involving
James Joyces Ulysses is that the works effect on an average reader is considered when
deciding whether or not the work is obscene.
The new obscenity test that Justice Bre
Thesis: The 1525 Peasant Revolt was the outcome of the series of economic grievances, social
corruption, and religious influences, which ultimately shaped the peasants reasoning for
Interview: Absolute Rulers
Use the questions as only a guideline and create questions specific to the resume.
You are not limited to these questions and should create your own based on the
resume and interview.
Describe a situation in whi
AP European History/ Block C
12 September, 2016
Renaissance Men and the Future of Political Preeminence
Leonardo Bruni wrote the Panegyric to Florence as a work of praise and glorification for
the towns citizens and their
Part I: As Napoleon Bonaparte once said, History is the version of past events that
people have decided to agree upon
Is this true? Historians also designate historical nicknames for rulers. Discuss and list
evidence for the following: Are the nicknames d
AP European History
September 9, 2016
AP European History Summer Current Events
Intellectual and Cultural History
Article A: Burkini/Muslim Religious Garb
Louis XIV DBQ Preparation
Thesis: Louis XIV, the self proclaimed Sun King, substantiated his resolve to achieve
one king, one law, one faith by establishing complete control of his kingdom,
reforming the ancient customs of France, and enacting anti-Prote
AP European History (C)
October 6, 2016
Protestant Reformation Paper
When examining whether or not the Protestant Reformation was a historical event based
primarily on religious discrepancies and not political or economic
Emily Simone, Alton Grossman, Chris Friedlander, Abby Tumulty, Hannah Probst
DBQ Advanced Analysis
This is a portrait which a chief suffering from smallpox due to the spread of disease by
conquistadors like Hernando Cortes. While this docum
What Is Enlightenment?
Enlightenment is man's emergence from his self-imposed nonage. Nonage is the inability to use
one's own understanding without another's guidance. This nonage is self-imposed if its cause lies
not in lack of understandi
AP Euro Cumulative Study Guid
1. The European kingdom that took the lead in overseas exploration was
b. The Netherlands.
2. At the end of the seventeenth century, the financial capital of the European
In-Class DBQ Preparation
Resurgence of Greek and Roman documents in the Renaissance encouraged intellectual
advancements in Europe
Absolute rulers wanted to modernize and be the most current nation to have influence
and power within Europe, so
Chapter 19 Discussion Questions
1. What is the most significant development during the agricultural revolution? Be
prepared to defend your answer.
The guild system was the most significant development because they encouraged
high-quality production and to
Martin Luther's Ninety-Five Theses (Political)
The Pope does not have the power to designate penalties besides those imposed by his own authority
The Pope does not have the power to ease guilt and reconcile people's sins
Indulgences do not free a man
LothariodeiSegni(Pope Innocent III) On the Misery of the Human
Segni(c. 1160-1216) was a late twelfth-century Italian canon lawyer and elected pope in 1198.
For sure man was formed out of earth, conceived in guilt, born to punishment. W
Obamas comments in 2007 about executive power are inconsistent with his actions in
Libya because he originally stated that George Bush expanded executive power too much
because he used the military without Congressional approval.
However, Obama did the sa
Paul says self-deportation is not practical because a good economy encourages workers to
Paul also says that the U.S.
border is not well-managed.
Gingrich says that Romney is anti-immigrant.
Romney defends himself by saying he wants t
Ronald Dworkin addresses Cheryl Hopwoods claim that her rights were violated by
saying that Hopwood never had a right to receive higher institution.
Dworkin says that universities can set their own criteria for admission and that those
criteria do not hav
The debate turns to the topic of Social Security.
Gingrich clarifies his plan to make Social Security a trust fund independent from politics
so a President cant threaten to withhold checks.
Paul says that government involvement in health care increases he
The Constitution Today Reading:
Madison even declares that government would be unnecessary in men were angels, and
that checks and balanced on government would be unnecessary if angels governed men.
Madison argues that in order for man to rule man, there
The distinction between using race to exclude people and to include people is that
excluding people involves hatred and bias toward a certain group.
However, in the case of affirmative action, race is being used to include people who
would otherwise not b
A constitutional argument for the individual mandate in the Affordable Care Act is that it
falls under Congresss power to regulate interstate commerce since health care is indeed
extends beyond the jurisdiction of just one state.
Additionally, the mandate
1.The clause in the 14th amendment that guarantees all people equal protection of the
laws is implicated by claims considering affirmative action.
2.Three justifications for affirmative action include correcting the testing gap between
races, rectifying f
For example, someone cant falsely yell that there is a fire in a theater and cause panic.
Holmess dissent in Abrams signaled a shift in his thinking concerning issues of free
speech because in the first three Espionage Act cases, he believed that the gove
When You Prepare:
1. Understand the question
2. Think about categories and HIPPO
3. Create thesis/craft your argument
4. Context and synthesis
When You Write:
1. Provide historical context in your introduction that gives accurate background information
The Crisis of the Late Middle Ages
Greece was known for democracy, math, and war
The Roman Empire was known for architecture, war, and engineering
By 480 the Roman Empire is no longer an entity
During the late Middle
The Continental System
1. What is the goal of the Continental System and was it accomplished? Explain.
2. What were the repercussions for France?
3. How did Napoleon retaliate on Russia for failure to implement the system?
4. Can embargos or sanctions wor
Answer the question!
The Long Essay Question Tips (LEQ)
The Four Big Models: Know your task and plan accordingly
#1: Historical Causation (Cause or Effect): (Note: You might ONLY be asked to write on either cause or
effects, not both)
What is the Context:
1. Think about the context in which the document was generated- what was happening? Think broadly. At
the time the article was written, the 2016 Olympics had just occurred, police brutality was at an all-time
high, and 49ers quarterb