LEQ Essay

Answer the following essay at home. Please bring in a typed copy of your essay on 2/12 at the start of class.

In your response you should do the following. 

Respond to the prompt with a historically defensible thesis or claim that establishes a line of reasoning. 
Describe a broader historical context relevant to the prompt.
Support an argument in response to the prompt using specific and relevant examples of evidence. 
Use historical reasoning (e.g., comparison, causation, continuity or change over time) to frame or structure an argument that addresses the prompt.
Use evidence to corroborate, qualify, or modify an argument that addresses the prompt. 

1. Analyze similarities and differences in the effects of imperialism in TWO of the following regions during the period 1750 to 1900.


East Asia

The Middle East