The first Regents Examinations were administered in November 1866.In 1878, the Regents Examination system was expanded to assess the curricula taught in the secondary schools of New York, and the Regents exams were first administered as high school end-of-course exams.
In New York State, Regents Examinations are statewide standardized examinations in core high school subjects.
Students are required to pass these exams in order to earn a Regents Diploma.
(Mountains in Greece, Monsoons in Asia, Ganges River in India, Nile in Egypt, Fertile Crescent) Do the same for a people after 1500 AD.
(England is an island, the Industrial Revolution began there.
In 1864, during a time of war, the New York legislature became concerned about this issue of who was and who was not qualified to be enrolled in the common, mostly private academies of the state and also in the rare, public high schools of the state.
The timing of the legislature’s concern and actions in 1864 may have been related to two conditions that existed during the Civil War: the military’s need for young men of fighting age and a period of fiscal austerity in school funding.
Explain what led to the migrations, and how each migration impacted a society and/or region.
(Urbanization in Britain during Industrial Revolution, Partition and movements to India/Pakistan, Africans going to Europe in the 20th and 21st centuries.) - Societies engage in war or imperialism to get resources.
Explain the historical circumstances that led to the idea, an action taken because of this idea, and how the idea affected society.
(Gandhi's civil disobedience, Martin Luther's 95 Theses, Karl Marx's Communist Manifesto). Choose two geographic features, and show how they either limited or promoted human interaction.