Learning Exercises

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Shintoism is the ancient faith the defines Traditional Japan. Course: World Civilization see more

China was a patriarchal society. Therefore, it is important to understand the origins of China's attitudes toward women... see more

The ancient doctrine of the Mandate of Heaven definies China's cosmological understanding of government and the Emperor... see more

Chinese religion is a composite of many belief systems. This site offers students the opportunity to explore the many... see more

The Bhagavid-Gita is sometimes compared to Christianity's New Testament and Lord Krishna to Jesus Christ. This site... see more

The Hindu religion offers a number f important books. One is the Upanishads. This site offers students the opportunity to... see more

The Ramayana is one of Hinduism most important religious works. This assignment provides the opportunity to learn more... see more

Galileo was one of the Renaissance's most famous astronomers. Much discussion and controversy surrounds Galileo trial and... see more

Sir Thomas More was a leading figure at the court of Henry VIII. He was also a major thinker and author. The Trial of Sir... see more

The Trial of Gaius Verres details the corruption common in the last years of the Roman Republic. The Trial introduces one... see more

Socrates was one of the Ancient World's most famous philosophers. This site attempts to unravel the controversy... see more

An account of the trial of Jesus providing Biblical and Non-Christian accounts along with the account written in the... see more

introduction to Chinese characters see more

This site explores both the traditional and contemporary versions of the Japanese art know as Ukiyo-E. see more

The Cave of Chauvet-Pont d'Arc offers the user insight into the prehistory of France and the people who lived there. see more

The movement of Indian civilization from the Indus River Valley to the Ganges River marked a distinctive shift in the... see more

The Spanish American War began over Cuba and ended with the United States becoming a world power with colonies as far... see more

The successful Norman Invasion of England in 1066 changed England's political and cultural future. The Bayeux Tapestry... see more

The circus was once a cultural icon of the United States providing an entertainment for both large and small communities.... see more

The witchcraft hysteria of colonial Salem, Massachusetts was a seminal event in American History. This site offers... see more

The civilization of Ancient Egypt focused their energies on preparing for an afterlife. This site maintained by the... see more

This assignment is meant for a global history class. Students will compare and contrast the different century scolls.... see more

The students will learn about the tints and shades of an object. The will learn that lightening an object by adding more... see more

Ancient Athens changd the function and meaning of a city. Four main functions became the norm for western cities. These... see more