As in the past, Questions 1-3 on the Regents tend to have nothing to do with history ...
An enduring issue is any problem or situation that has existed across many time periods in history.
It can also be an event that affected people or was affected by people at the time and into the future.
(Island geography isolated Japan, Mountains isolated the Greek polis, Sahara Desert isolated North from Sub-Saharan Africa, Nile River and Mediterranean Sea increased interactions). Choose 2 20th Century political events, explain them, and show their impact on society.
(Rise and Fall of Communism, Cultural Revolution, End of apartheid, Berlin Wall construction or dismantling, etc) (Individuals) Choose two historical figures, explain their ideas, and how they positively or negatively affected the world.