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Chapter Objectives


Chapter 3
Students will explore the geography of Europe, the lasting achievements of the ancient Greek and Roman civilizations, and developments in Europe during the medieval period.

Chapter 4
Students will explore the political and social changes that brought Europe from the Renaissance to the beginning of the modern era.

Chapter 5
Students will examine how the development of nationalism in Europe led to two world wars and a cold war during the 20th century.

Chapter 6
Students will examine recent changes in Europe, including political, economic, and cultural aspects of life in Eastern Europe before and after the breakup of the Soviet Union. They will also look at the European Union.

Chapter 7
Students will learn about the government, economy, and culture of the United Kingdom, Sweden, France, Germany, and Poland.