Final Exam Review

The final exam will cover material across the entire course. The questions will come from among the options listed below. The exam will be both open-book and open-note and, as explained below, will require the use of your commonplace book for one question.

The exam will include three parts for a total of 225 points:

  1. Commonplace book (50 points): You will be asked to use your commonplace book quotations and index to discuss one of the themes of the course in a brief essay.
  2. Short essay (50 points): Using material from readings and lectures in Unit 4, you will answer a question in 4-5 paragraphs discussing a major theme from Unit 4.
  3. Document-Based Exercise (125 points): Using primary sources from each unit of the course, you will answer a set of questions that address a major theme from the entire course. The themes may include geography, religion, and ideas about freedom and unfreedom.

Exam Times

Section 01F: Thursday, Dec. 19, 8:00 a.m.

Section 002: Wednesday, Dec. 18, 8:00 a.m.

Exam Week Office Hours

Monday, December 16, 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Tuesday, December 17, 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Wednesday, December 18, 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

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