Gov. Final Exam Essay & Citizen Test

The link below is for the essay portion of the test.  You should bring in information for 2 cases.

Gov Final Cases 2014

The link below is a better link for the SHORT ANSWER questions I am going to ask you:

Citizenship

These are the questions you MAY be asked: 1, 2, 5, 7, 8, 9, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 21, 22, 25, 26, 29, 31, 33, 35, 37, 38, 44, 56, 57, 62, 63, 66, 74, 76,  96, 97

I believe there are 34.  It seems like a lot but most of you probably already know 15 or 20 of the answers!

Extra Credit Opportunities

Below are your extra credit opportunities.  Please note that they are now due on Friday, 1/16/15.  I have also attached a page with them if it is easier to print it.

Extra Credit Opportunities – word document to print

Extra Credit Opportunities: 1/16/15

  1. Jeans for Teens: 5 summative points per pair. Up to 4 pairs.
  2. “You Wish You Were A Tractor” Sweatshirt: 10pts (up to 2) $25
  3. “You Wish You Were A Tractor” T-shirt: 5pts (up to 4) $12

Silver Change Exchange!

The class that collect the most money (silver change only) by the end of their hour Friday will get to use a 5×7 index card on the final and will get 15 extra credit points towards your final.

ECONOMICS: Extra Credit Opportunity

I am sorry for the delay!  Below is the extra credit opportunity.  I have also attached a PDF copy that may be easier to read.  If you have any questions please email me at: naurae@dearbornschools.org.

I hope you guys miss me as much as I miss you :) Then again, how could you not!

Economics Extra Credit Opportunity  TOTAL POSSIBLE POINTS: 20pts Summative

John D. Rockefeller

Cornelius Vanderbilt

Andrew Carnegie

Henry Ford

J.P. Morgan

Oprah Winfrey

Steve Jobs

Please choose one of the above people and write a 2 page report on them.

Your report should include the following:

Name

Date of Birth

Place of Birth

Where they lived/are living for most of their lives

How they made/are making their money

What their net worth is

Anything else you find important and/or interesting

The paper MUST be TYPED with the following specifications:

1” Margins all the way around

12 pt Times New Roman font

DOUBLE SPACED

Cover Page that includes the title of your paper, your name, date and hour.  Begin the paper at the top of the next page.

DUE DATE: MONDAY, JANUARY 5, 2015

Late papers will NOT be accepted.  If you are absent on Monday, 1/5/15, please email me the assignment by the end of the school day (Monday).

My email address is: naurae@dearbornschools.org.

Econ: Link to video on Immigration and Articles

Assignment:

Option 1: Professional Athletes: Are they paid too much and should there be stipulations in their contract based on performance?
Option 2: Immigration Reform: Are you for or against it?
5 Paragraphs
Claim
2 Paragraphs arguing for your position
1 Paragraph with counter arguments
Conclusion

Video: (shown in class) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mSYR6Z-RTT0

additional resource: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f0Ycm7w_SFQ

Articles:

http://www.cnbc.com/id/100449802

http://www.voanews.com/content/republicans-hesitate-on-immigration-reform/1850820.html

 

Athletes Video: