There were a lot of feminist protests in the 1960’s, but one that was very important was the Miss America Pageant of 1968. The Miss America protest was a demonstration held at the Miss America contest in Atlantic City. What exactly happened? When? Why did this happen? Where did this happen? Who was involved? What… Continue reading What were the results?
MesoAmerican Culture: Choose 1 (Environment, Trade, Religion, Political Structure, or Art & Architecture) and discuss its role in MesoAmerican culture as presented in MMW11R. Compare/contrast this with another culture studied in the course. Draw on course evidence in your discussion. Buddha and Socrates: How does the life of the Buddha align or contrast with that… Continue reading Explain by drawing on this week’s evidence
Conduct a google search about “Technology advancements in” the year of your birth to select a topics for your final assignment. Your presentation outline should explain why you selected that topic or event. If you want to report on something not listed in the year of your birth than you can to select a recent… Continue reading conduct a google search about “technology advancements in” the year of your birth to select a topics for your final assignment.
What was ARPANET, who designed it and what was the main difference between ARPANET and the Internet? Name a company that capitalized on the advancements made with the internet and considering what you know now. Describe how you could help a traditional business change to sell its services or products online? (List at least 5 things they could do to… Continue reading Describe how you could help a traditional business change to sell its services or products online?
1. What has been most surprising or interesting to learn about early human civilizations and why was that? 2. What are some universal aspects of the human experience that has affected early and modern humans alike? Use two examples from the course material. Discuss how these are universal and then discuss why that may be… Continue reading What has been most surprising or interesting to learn about early human civilizations and why was that?
What secondary sources (including the two you listed in the draft of your writing plan) do you plan to use in your historical analysis paragraph? Be specific, and list the name of each source, the author and publication, the date it was published, and where you found the source. What primary sources do you plan… Continue reading What secondary sources (including the two you listed in the draft of your writing plan) do you plan to use in your historical analysis paragraph?
Write a critique on the film “The Color Purple” by Steven Spielburg. What are your thoughts on the film? What is the film about? What is its historical context? What is the overall Bias in the film?
Alexander has been commonly given the epithet “the great.” Was he or was he just in the “right place at the right time,” a beneficiary of circumstances? Whichever side you argue, be sure to explain by drawing on this week’s evidence, particularly the videos. Consider how Greek culture affected and interacted with either Egyptian or… Continue reading which philosophy offers a greater likelihood for a meaningful life and why?
From the mid-1800s to the present, there was a gradual push to expand voting rights in the United States to more groups of citizens. Often, the push to expand voting rights was met with attempts to limit and restrict the right to vote. Analyze the reasons and methods utilized for denying the right to vote… Continue reading Analyze the reasons and methods utilized for denying the right to vote to certain groups of people
350 words minimum 1) Read the provided YAWP readings. A Traveler Describes Life Along the Erie Canal, 1829 | The American Yawp Reader Harriet H. Robinson Remembers a Mill Workers’ Strike, 1836 | The American Yawp Reader 2) Read Chapter 9 of the US History online text. Yep, the whole chapter this time. 🙂 It… Continue reading In what ways were people’s lives changed by Industrialization?