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2012 AP® WORLD HISTORY FREE-RESPONSE QUESTIONS WORLD HISTORY
Note: This exam uses the chronological designations B.C.E. (before the common era) and C.E. (common era). These labels correspond to B.C. (before Christ) and A.D. (anno Domini), which are used in some world history textbooks. Part A (Suggested writing time—40 minutes) Percent of Section II score—33 1/3 Directions: The following question is based on the accompanying Documents 1-10. (The documents have been edited for the purpose of this exercise.) Write your answer on the lined pages of the Section II free-response booklet. This question is designed to test your ability to work with and understand historical documents. Write an essay that: Has a relevant thesis and supports that thesis with evidence from the documents. Uses all of the documents. Analyzes the documents by grouping them in as many appropriate ways as possible. Does not simply summarize the documents individually. Takes into account the sources of the documents and analyzes the authors’ points of view. Identifies and explains the need for at least one additional type of document.
You may refer to relevant historical information not mentioned in the documents.
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Using the documents, analyze similarities and differences in and politics 1. Using the1.following following documents, analyze the relationship between cricket the mechanization of in South in Japan and India in the period from type of document and briefly the cotton industry Asia from 1880 to 2005. Identify an additionalthe 1880s to the 1930s. Identify an explain how it would help analyze the relationship between cricket and politics. additional type of document and explain how it would help your analysis of the mechanization of theBackground: Great Britain directly ruled the Indian subcontinent from cotton industry.
Historical 1858 to 1947, when the colony was split into the independent states of...