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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. The Miao-Yao family of language is spoken where?
2. What is human's slowest defense against germs?
3. What foods did people in the Americas depend on?
4. What are the smallest societies known as?
5. Which of the following was not a disease that killed large number of peoples in the Americas?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Why are some native, wild plants domesticated? Trace the development of domesticating plants, including identifying those wild plants that were among the first domesticated plants.
Essay Topic 2
What effect does population growth have on societies? What advantages did societies gain as their population grew?
Essay Topic 3
What does Diamond believe led to the unequal distribution of wealth and power in the world? Do you agree or disagree with his explanation? Do you think that he is missing any aspects?
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