Friday, December 15, 2006

Sem Exam: notes from Oct, Nov, Dec

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Semester exam in geography -

- 100 multiple-choice questions beginning with notes in Oct and continuing through Dec.
- Open notes.
- Bring pencil (answers will be marked on Scantron sheets).
- Bring atlas and notes.

- a Brief Essay:
* Snappy title & explanatory subtitle.
* Colorful opening (description or quote).
* Documentation via "according to" near the end of the first paragraph.
* Original writing. No lengthy use of others' phrases.
* Generalities followed by specific examples.
Generality: US involvement in Vietnam continued over a long period.
Specific: US soldiers were there from 1954 to 1973.