Naked economics

Naked economics

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It is not possible to cram for an exam covering ALL OF WORLD HISTORY. In order to properly prepare for this exam, you will need several weeks to master the content as well as the skills. The following plan will help you to manage your time and get you ready for the test. It would be best if you worked in study groups of 3-4 classmates. Prepare to spend SEVERAL HOURS each weekend reviewing the content of this course. You should have a review book to help you.

Suggested study steps:

Before you meet with your study group:
Read and highlight review book section for assigned period of history
Create note cards for important terms and people
Gather old notes & PERSIAN charts for each time period and review them

With your study group:
Collected and graded each Monday
Complete entire packet including charts and essay outlines
Discuss topics listed below with study group
Complete multiple choice in review book and check over incorrect responses
Write one complete essay while timing yourself

Units of World History:
Technological and Environmental Transformations (8000 BCE – 600 BCE)
Organization and Reorganization of Human Societies (600 BCE – 600 CE)
Regional and Transregional Interactions (600 CE – 1450 CE)
Global Interactions (1450 – 1750 CE)
Industrialization and Global Integration (1750 – 1900 CE)
Accelerating Global Change and Realignment (1900 – Present)

Discussion Topics for Study Groups:

What are the patterns and effects of interaction among societies at this time? (trade, wars, diplomacy, international relations)

Discuss the relationships of change and continuity across the world in this period.

What is the impact of technology during this period? What is the impact of demography during this period? (population growth, decline, disease, manufacturing capabilities, agriculture, weaponry, etc.)

Describe the...

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