Module 5 Assignment
https://legacy.saylor.org/hist101/Unit08/ HYPERLINK “https://legacy.saylor.org/hist101/Unit08/” (Links to an external site.)
Click on the link above. Read through each of the links listed below. Take one page of notes from each of the following links listed below. For this assignment, you will submit 5 pages of notes (bullet points are ok). Number and title each section so that it is clear there are 5 distinct pages. Double spacing is allowed. These notes must be in your own words, and they must demonstrate your mastery and understanding of the material. Your submission must be as an attachment in Word, pdf, or rtf format.
1. History of Mesoamerican Civilization
2. The Rise and Fall of the Civilizations of Teotihuacan and the Mayas
3. The Toltecs
4. Understanding Chavin and the origins of the Andean Civilization
5. The Tiahuanacan Culture
Module 5 Discussion
Note: For full credit, citations from outside sources must be used. These sources must come from research you have conducted beyond the class material. Use the databases in the Pierce College online library or other scholarly sources. Google, Yahoo, Wikipedia etc. are not scholarly sources
Directions: You must select and respond to the questions from the list below. You must respond to the actual question and, if appropriate, elaborate beyond the initial question. Your initial postings must each be at least 200 words long and demonstrate an understanding of the issues. The depth and insight given will drive your grade. Additionally, you must reply to at least three students’ posts with a 100 word response. Your job is to start the discussion with insight and to further it with thoughtful follow up responses.
Summary of requirements:
(1) A 200-word initial post to the question below.
Compare and contrast the different political, social, and religious characteristics of the Mesoamerican and Peruvian civilizations with the Ancient Greeks. How were these factors similar/different for these early peoples? Do any of these political, social, and religious characteristics still influence modern society? If the continual impact of the political, social, and religious factors today is greater from one civilization over the other, why do you feel this is the case? Give specific and concrete reasons for your position.
Module 5 Power Point
Create a Power Point of 15 slides that cover the most significant people, dynasties, events, and locations from Module 5. Use at least three outside sources beyond the class material and include a Works Cited as slide #16. Pictures, maps, and explanations must be included. Detail and thoroughness will be a significant part of your grade.