This test is composed of 50 past Regents multiple choice questions covering units 36-40 of my Global History curriculum. It is an outstanding benchmark to determine if your students have mastered units 36-40 of the Global History curriculum, because...
The test has a variety of questions, including maps, cartoons, graphs, reading passages, images, and more and the questions are jumbled and out of chronological order, in order to increase the test's difficulty.
Units covers on this test are Unit 36 (Conflicts in the Middle East), Unit 37 (Global Economies Post-World War II), Unit 38 (Modern Economic Issues), Unit 39 (Global Conflicts & Human Rights) and Unit 40 (21st century Issues & Beyond)
This quiz also covers, but is not limited to, the following sub-topics: The Middle East, Oil, Strategic Location, Israel, Palestinian Liberation Organization, Yasser Arafat, Arab-Israeli Wars, Six-Day War, Yom Kippur War, Camp David Accords, Oslo Accords, Sovereignty, Self-Determination, Yitzhak Rabin, Iranian Revolution, Ayatollah Khomeini, Islamic Fundamentalism, Traditional vs. Modern Culture, Iraq, Persian Gulf War, United Nations, Collective Security, Free Market Economy, Command Economy, Mixed Economy, Gamal Abdel Nasser, Suez Canal Crisis, European Union, Euro, Germany and Japan's Economic Miracles, Favorable Balance of Trade, Innovative Manufacturing Base, Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), Persian Gulf, Regulate Oil Prices, 1973 Oil Embargo, Interdependence, Globalization, Computers, Green Revolution, Sandinistas, Developing Nations, NAFTA, Trade Barriers, Economic Development, Unequal Social Classes, Scarcity, Ethnic and Religious Conflicts, India, Kashmir, Self-Determination, Balkan Peninsula, Break-up of Yugoslavia, Bosnian Genocide, Slobodan Milosevic, Tibet, the Kurds, Northern Ireland, Azerbaijan, Armenia, Chechnya, Nuclear Proliferation, Chernobyl, United Nations, Urbanization, Industrialization, Caste System, Mother Teresa, Overpopulation, the Environment, Deforestation, Desertification, Global Warming, Pollution, Overgrazing Livestock, Amazon River Basin, Sahara Desert, International Cooperation to Help the Environment, Global Migration...and much more!
I use this exam as a "final" assignment at the conclusion of the 10th grade spring semester, therefore it would be administered sometime in June most likely. This exam can also be used as a take-home homework assignment, or as an extra-credit assignment.