Social Studies 2012
Length of Course: Academic Year
Credit Value: 5
Students in World Studies examine and assess the geographic, social, political, e
Vocab for Quiz
1. Oil Concessions- agreements (or deals) made between two governments (Western and
Middle Eastern) regarding the sale and purchase of oil resources.
2. Ottoman Empire-One of the largest, longest, and most wealthy empires of all time.
World Studies CP
Imperialism & India Study Guide
Define the following key terms:
British Easy India
Sphere of influence
World Studies CP
Midterm Exam Study Guide
Define Renaissance & how was it a rebirth
What did humanists focus on?
What influenced the creation of humanist thought?
In what country did the Renaissance begin?
Damaschke Social Studies
Hurricane Sandy Project
For the following project you will be asked to
research the effects that Hurricane Sandy has had
on our society, whether locally, within the State of
New Jersey, or nationally. This research
Reformation and Counter Reformation Study Guide
Test is on Monday November 12, 2012
Be able to define and explain the following key vocab terms:
Project is due Thursday October 4, 2012
Renaissance Man Resume Resources and Grading Rubric:
Resume Generators: (The following links will allow you to enter your information into fields and will generate the
resume for you).
For the quiz, be able to do the following.
1.) Identify primary vs secondary sources.
2.) Explain the following ideas: Historical Narrative, Historical Empathy.
3.) Identify possible professions that require a knowledge of the Social
4.) Be able
Latin American Revolution Web Quest
Due: Wednesday January 23
Worth 40 Points
Directions: Using the internet, it will be your task to explore the revolutions that sought
Independence for countries in Latin American throughout the 1
World Wars Study Guide
Key Focus Questions:
-What are the major causes of World War 1 and World War 2?
-What were the lasting affects of World War 1 and World War 2?
-How did the Alliance system play a role in each of the wars?
-What types of weaponry and