9. The End...

9 Days. 216 Hours. 12,960 Minutes.

This is the end. My one and only friend the end… (71 days of review so far… That’s over two solid months… Hope this has been helpful :/ )

6.3 New Conceptualizations of Global Economy, Society, and Culture

Don’t laugh at these. DO NOT skip these. Today, the last day of curriculum, is all about culture. Two of the four have been topics of the DBQ in the past 6 years… So, yeah.

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1. THE WORLD CUP
This is an international soccer tournament held in a different world city every four years. It will be notable this year as the Americans will win their first of many World Cups in Brazil.

 (OK... There are a couple today... but they're awesome...

(OK... There are a couple today... but they're awesome...

2. BOLLYWOOD
It's like Hollywood, but in India. Everything requires choreographed singing and dancing. (My class is watching Lagaan after the AP World exam) Here is another example:

3. The OLYMPICS
This was also the topic of the DBQ a few years ago. It is an international competition where America always leaves with the most gold.. Murka.

4. REGGAE MUSIC:
Reggae is the music of Jamaica. It’s not that popular and I don’t know how hip-hop isn’t the example… But, here is reggae:

Bob Marley is the Michael Jordan of Reggae. That’s not fair to Bob Marley.  He is so synonymous with Reggae music that most people can’t name another reggae musician.  Reggae is equally tied to Jamaica and the Rastafarian movement… Think Christianity with African roots, and marijuana).

Annnnnnnnd that’s it. Know all of that and you’ll be fine. Tomorrow, we begin the top things to know before Test Day: THE 8-FOLD PATH OF AP WORLD HISTORY

Posted on May 8, 2018 .