By Mary Lynn Rampolla
Pages note: PDF has 173 pages, name has one hundred sixty pages
Publish yr note: First released March 1st 1995, first edition
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Ind 45 Taking history exams 3f 45 What questions would you ask? Framing your own exam questions and answering them can be a useful way of organizing your thoughts. 3f-2 Answering identification questions Professors often use identification questions as a way of testing your basic understanding of the material covered in the course. You may be asked to identify people, places, or events, or to define important concepts. If you have kept a running list of significant individuals, events, and terms, you probably will not be surprised by any of the items in the identification section of your test.
Write down page references for ideas or issues you want to discuss, quotations you would like to draw to the class’s attention, or passages you found confusing or interesting. Class discussion is much richer if you can refer to specific places in the text as evidence for your assertions. • Write down any questions you have while reading, and note any connections with other texts, images, and films that you have studied during the semester. ind 27 Writing about reading 3b 27 3b Writing about reading As noted above, writing summaries and recording complete bibliographical information for the sources you consult are useful techniques for reading in history.
I am simply trying to protect the word of God against the greatest atheist or agnostic in the United States! ) I want the papers to know I am not afraid to get on the stand in front of him and let him do his worst! I want the world to know! )1 Although this document is relatively short, an effective analysis would include several steps. Examine the nature of the source. In analyzing any document, you should begin by asking questions about the nature of the source. • When was this source created, and why?
A Pocket Guide to Writing in History (7th Edition) by Mary Lynn Rampolla