10/9 Lab Assignment - Choose 1

  • Write a 5 paragraph essay analyzing the emergence of capitalism as a dominant economic system and the responses to it. You should include an analysis of the following: Utopianism, Social Democracy, Socialism and Communism, Adam Smith, Robert Owen, and Karl Marx.


  • Write a 5 paragraph essay in which you compare and contrast the ideas of 2 or more the following:
    • Utopianism, Social Democracy, Socialism and Communism (Karl Marx), Capitalism (Adam Smith), Robert Owen.


  • Your essay should have an Introductory Paragraph (with a clear thesis statement), 3 body paragraphs, and a concluding paragraph summarizing your essay and how it supports your thesis. Paragraphs at the high school level should be detailed and thorough. Do not get caught up in the number of sentences you include; focus on details.
  • Use Arial or Times New Roman Size 12 Font and ! inch margins

You must bring a printed copy of your essay to class on Monday for Peer Review Editing. If you do not have a printed copy of your essay, you will receive a zero and be given an alternative assignment to complete.


*Quiz and Test Dates are tentative

 10/12 - Industrial Revolution Quiz


Old World History Textbook Chapters (PDF Files)

Chapter 17 Chapter 22 Chapter 27 Chapter 32
Chapter 18 Chapter 23 Chapter 28 Chapter 33
Chapter 19 Chapter 24 Chapter 29 Chapter 34
Chapter 20 Chapter 25 Chapter 30 Chapter 35
Chapter 21 Chapter 26 Chapter 31 Chapter 36

Exam Review Materials

1st Semester

Review Guide


2nd Semester - these are review materials. You will receive the study guide in class.

Review Guide

Review PPT 1



Study Resources

World History Textbook Site - you can access chapter resources and practice quizzes (very easy but good practice) - these are practice quizzes and essays for the NY Regents Test but they are a great source for practice questions


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