What is one type of job (such as installing hand-guards or a buttstock) where you think it would be appropriate to complete your measurements using a tape or rule? When would you need a caliper? When would you need a micrometer? Explain what the course text means when it says the dial indicator is used… Continue reading What is one type of job (such as installing hand-guards or a buttstock) where yo
What is an Annotated Webliography? An annotated webliography is very similar to an annotated bibliography which you completed in Week 4 of this course. Instead of reviewing and analyzing books and articles this assignment requires students to review websites pertaining to a particular topic. Each website description will follow a similar format as your annotated… Continue reading What is an Annotated Webliography?
An annotated webliography is very similar to
What I need to do is analyze three primary sources from Chapter 5 of Latin American Voices (The Perils of Progress) and answer the following question: What do these sources reveal about the impact of the era of liberal reform and the notion of Progress throughout Latin America? For context make sure youve read Chapter… Continue reading What I need to do is analyze three primary sources from Chapter 5 of Latin Ameri
What inspires these changes in perceptions and what do you think a filmmaker needs to do in order to facilitate that change? How do you get an audience to accept that a culture or power once seen as adversarial is not anymore? Do you think its getting easier or harder for that kind of change… Continue reading What inspires these changes in perceptions, and what do you think a filmmaker ne
What has been your experience studying American history? How familiar are you with the topic? What challenges have you had in the past studying this topic? What study strategies did you use to overcome those challenges? What are you hoping to learn from the course? Paper length can vary but should be between one and… Continue reading What has been your experience studying American history? How familiar are you wi
What factors and motivations led to Spanish and Portuguese expansion across the Atlantic Ocean? What most offended the Spanish and their sensibilities when they encountered the Aztec culture (Film: 20:20)? In what ways did the indigenous peoples both resist and adapt to the European conquest of their territories?. 2 or more paragraphs. Film https://fod-infobase-com.proxy.ccis.edu/p_ViewVideo.aspx?xtid=31475
What drives the imperialist impulse? Why would Europeans leave their homes and families risk illness and misadventure and encounter peoples and cultures completely foreign to their own? Was there a single pattern of imperialism? Africa? Asia? Select a theme propose a research question or hypothesis and research the idea. You will select ONE question and… Continue reading What drives the imperialist impulse? Why would Europeans leave their homes and f
What do you think the film Casablanca says about Americas involvement (or lack of involvement) in World War II? Remember the film was made prior to December 7 1941 “ the day that the U.S. officially entered the war. Do a little online research into Americas early reluctance to enter the war in 1939-41. Which… Continue reading What do you think the film, Casablanca, says about Americas involvement (or lac
What do you consider to be the three most important patterns trends or themes shaping the development of global cultures before 1500? Please provide specific facts and examples to illustrate your points and describe how those patterns trends or themes apply to different time periods and regions of the world. Please present your ideas in… Continue reading What do you consider to be the three most important patterns, trends, or themes
What did the Black Panther Party offer to black America during the late 1960s? What methods did the FBI use to destroy the Black Panther Party? What caused the urban riots of the 1960s? Initial discussion posts are due by the fourth day of the academic week (Saturday) at 11:30PM ET and at least two… Continue reading What did the Black Panther Party offer to black America during the late 1960s?