For Class 21, we're using Google Docs to compile discussion notes. Have a look at the documents compiled in the Google Drive Folders to review your section's insights.
A study guide for Exam 2 PLUS Sample Essays
Click through for a link to the exam versions & an outline of the essay rubric
First and most importantly, the exam went rather well considering (A) most you you have not taken a UGC module, (B) this particular module has not contained exams in over two years, and (C) this is a totally different sort of history than most you have encountered.
A recent NYTimes article detailing the complicated history of "zero." Looks like we have more than the Guptas to blame!
If you're still working your way toward that coveted 5 point mark, reading through these examples may help. :) (Some of your peers were kind enough to grant permission to share their writing.)
Over the past few classes, I've shared a few resources that will (hopefully) help with studying for the exam. This announcement compiles everything in one place.
I'm in the process of reviewing your notes from discussion. Things look good overall - though I am adding some notes for clarification or nuance in spots. :) To view copies of your documents with additional comments, keep an eye on the document embedded in this announcement.