Global History Regents Essay Topics Year Date Thematic D.B.Q. 2001 Jan. Industrialization Events: French Rev. Chinese Rev. Iranian Rev. 2001 June Geography Industrialization 2001 August Turning Points Role of Women 2002 Jan. Geography: Historical Event Economic Systems 2002 June Geography: Change in Physical Environment Human Rights 2002 August Leaders Human Migrations 2003 Jan. Political Revolutions Geography: Features & Resources in Britain & Japan 2003 June Groups & Conflicts Turning Points: Neolithic Rev. Age of Exploration Fall of Communism 2003 August Geography: Impacts on Societies Nationalism 2004 Jan. Leaders: Individuals who have changed history Events: Neolithic Rev. Scientific Rev. Green Rev. 2004 June Events: Turning Points British Imperialism 2004 August Economic Systems: Manorialism Capitalism Communism Epidemics: Black Death Smallpox H.I.V./A.I.D.S. 2005 Jan. Events: 20th Century Change: Imperialism/Conquest Mongols, Spanish & French 2005 June Global Problems Wars: Reasons & Outcomes 2005 August Leaders: Change Change: Changes in Technology printing press, steam engine, atomic bomb 2006 Jan. Leaders Imperialism 2006 June Conflicts: Groups, Causes & Viewpoints Industrial Rev. & Effects Year Date Thematic D.B.Q. 2006 June Conflicts: Groups, Causes & Viewpoints Industrial Rev. & Effects 2006 August Movement of People & Goods: Trade Cold War & Effects 2007 Jan. Human Rights Violations French Rev. Causes & Effects 2007 June Government Changing Society Economic Systems: Communism Mercantilism Manoralism 2007 Aug. Political Systems: Characteristics & Effects Natural Resources: Help or Hinder 2008 Jan. Nonpolitical Revolutions: Changes & Impacts Government attempts at Control: Hitler, Mao & Peter the Great 2008 June Belief Systems: Key Beliefs & Impacts Genocide, Environmental Problems, Weapons of Mass Destruction 2008 Aug. Human Changes on Environment Human Mass Migration: Causes & Effects 2009 Jan. Geography & Cultural Diffusion Leaders: Gandhi, daVinci & L’Ouverture 2009 June Human Rights: Circumstances & Resolutions Economic/Social Changes: Middle Ages, Industrial Rev. Globalization 2009 Aug. Belief Systems: Key Beliefs & Impacts Control of Waterways: Economic and Political Impacts 2010 Jan. Philosophers & Their Writings: Historical Circumstances, Central Points, Influence of Teachings Revolutions: Neolithic Agrarian Green 2010 June Leaders/Ideas: Historical Circumstances, Polices & Impacts Geography: Deserts, Monsoons, Cold Climates & Impacts 2010 Aug. Nationalist Movements: Historical Circumstances, Goals, Methodologies & Results Belief Systems: Christianity, Islam, Buddhism/ How system spread & Influence on people 2011 Jan. Three Geographic Features & their impact on specific civilizations New Ideas: Heliocentrism, Marxism, Natural Rights Explain two ideas and discuss their impact on specific civilizations Year Date Thematic D.B.Q. 2011 June Two Technological Innovations: Why where they important and positive or negative effects Genocide: Cabodia, Ukraine & Rwanda 2011 Aug. Global Issues after WWII: Describe issue, Conquest: Mongols, Spanish & Explain solution, Evaluate results Ottoman (imperialism) ie. H.I.V., deforestation, desertification, Reasons for conquest, how was it nuclear proliferation achieved, long term impacts 2012 Jan. Important Individuals & Ideas: Describe Historical Circumstance that Lead individual to develop the idea, Explain action of individual, Impact of individual and their idea THEMATICS --Usually uses two examples --Allows choice in examples --Not limited to their suggestions --Cannot use the United States in your main answer D.B.Q.s --Usually given 9-11 documents --Doesn’t offer much choice, pick 2 out of three examples --Usually must use 4-5 documents in essay --Must include the document # --Must used relevant outside information --Cannot use the United States in your main answer Transportation: Roads, Canals or Railroads Explain how specific societies used these systems to control or unify.