WK 10: Globalizing Networks of Communication & Exchange

Unit 4 c. 1450 – 1750: The Early Modern Era of Global Interaction

* Early Modern Era Key Concept Packet*

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Early Modern KC1: Globalizing Networks of Communication and Exchange.  The interconnection of the Eastern and Western Hemispheres, made possible by transoceanic voyaging, transformed trade and religion and had a significant economic, cultural, social, and demographic impact on the world.

                  

WK 9: Increased Economic Productivity and Consequences

*The Post-Classical Era Key Concept HW Packet*

Here’s the Regionally-Specific Group Presentation SKELETON;  Your regionally-specific groups; keeping class- and homework organized w’ our AP World Binders.

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Post-Classical KC 3: Increased Economic Productive Capacity and its Consequences.  Changes in trade networks resulted from and stimulated increasing productive capacity, with important implications for social and gender structures and environmental processes.

WK 8: Continuity and Innovation of States and Their Interactions in the Post-Classical Era

*The Post-Classical Era Key Concept HW Packet*

Here’s the Regionally-Specific Group Presentation SKELETON;  Your regionally-specific groups; keeping class- and homework organized w’ our AP World Binders.

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Post-Classical KC 2: Continuity and Innovation of State Forms and Their Interactions.  State formation and development demonstrated continuity, innovation, and diversity in various regions.

Post-Classical Europe:

WK 7: Intensification and Expansion of Communication and Exchange Networks

Regional and Inter-regional Interactions c. 600 C.E. to c. 1450: The Post-Classical Era

*The Post-Classical Era Key Concept HW Packet*

Work this week:

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Post-Classical KC 1: Expansion and Intensification of Communication and Exchange Networks.  A deepening and widening of networks of human interaction within and across regions contributed to cultural, technological, and biological diffusion within and between various societies.

Classical and Post-Classical Era Document-Based Questions (DBQs):

WK 6: Emergence of Trans-regional Networks of Communication and Exchange

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Classical KC 3: Emergence of Transregional Networks of Communication and Exchange.  With the organization of large-scale empires, trans-regional trade intensified, leading to the creation of extensive networks of commercial and cultural exchange.