Unit 15: Final Exam
The Dead Sea; photo courtesy C. Wayne and Dorothy Miller
must do in this unit
What you can do in this unit
Some videos that you can watch for this unit
Extra Credit Options
- Listen to some further information about this unit
as a mp3 file. You can also read the information as
a txt file.
- Take the short 5-point quiz for chapter 11. Log into Blackboard and look under "Chapter Quizzes." You have five minutes to complete each quiz (multiple-choice questions).
- For a maximum of 25 points extra credit, after reading The Discovery of North America by Leif Ericsson, c. 1000
(from The Saga of Eric the Red, 1387), write a paragraph in which you assess whether it really matters who "discovered" America first.
- For extra credit of a maximum of 10 points,
you can submit the answers to the Columbus Journal study questions. Please write in formal, complete sentences.
- For extra credit of a maximum of 25 points, write a short paragraph in which you explain why you think it is important to study history (check these two links for more information, Historians and Why we study history).
- Suggest an assignment for use somewhere in the course. Be creative!
- For extra credit of a maximum
of ten points, write a short paragraph in which you explain what you
found most interesting about your study of history in HIS 101 (or what you liked most about the course).
Congratulations on your successful completion of HIS 101! We
hope that you will continue your study of history in either
HIS 102, HIS 111, HIS 112, HIS 135, HIS 241 or HIS 242.
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