AP World History Final Exam Essay: Due May 6 Choose from one of the topics below to craft a well researched and well written essay of seven to ten pages (12pt font, typed, double spaced). This project will represent 2/3 of your Finals grade.
Classical Period: (1000 BCE- 600 CE)
How did the expansion of trade in the postclassical period conflict, or not conflict with the dominant religious and philosophical systems? What was the relationship between trade and culture during the postclassical period?
Early Modern Period: (1450-1750 CE)
Describe the motives of the Europeans and the consequences of their encounters with the indigenous peoples of the Americas.
Analyze the impact of Islam on both China and Western Europe during this period.