Mid-term information

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Midterm Examination – US History in Film, Fall 2018

PART 1 — Identification (choose 5 of 8) (30%) [20 minutes]

Fully explain each item historically and then give its significance in this class.

  1. Lewis Tappan
  2. ID #2
  3. ID #3
  4. ID #4
  5. ID #5
  6. ID #6
  7. ID #7
  8. ID #8

 

PART 2 — Essay #1 (choose 1 of 2) (35%) [25 minutes]

– Write a well-organized, clear essay that answers the question.  Cite examples from the lectures, discussions, readings AND films.  Answers will be graded on content, evidence, and clarity.

Essay Topic 1.1

OR

Essay Topic 1.2

 

PART 3 — Essay #2 (choose 1 of 2) (35%) [25 minutes]

– Again, write a well-organized, clear essay that answers the question.  Cite examples from the lectures, discussions, readings, AND films.  Answers will be graded on content, evidence, and clarity.

Essay Topic 2.1

OR

Essay Topic 2.2

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