Textbook, page 15. Question 7
Grade 7 (Emory)
Answer the following questions:
1. Who were the Olmecs? Where did they live?
2. When did they flourish? What were some of their accomplishments?
3. What are some reasons their society may have collapsed?
Grade 7 (Duke and Cambridge)
Scholars will refer to their handout: Neil Young's "Cortez the Killer", song lyrics and answer the following questions.
1. How do the lyrics relate to the Spanish conquest of the New World?
2. The song was banned in Spain. What do you feel the motives behind that were?
Grade 8 (Johns Hopkins and Cal Tech)
Corroboration: Using evidence from Document A and Document B, answer the question below:
Were the Puritans selfish or selfless?