Of the following prompts, choose ONE to answer in a full essay. Your essay will be a MINIMUM of one page, single-spaced, in 10 pt. Times Roman font. You must write a complete essay, with an introduction, a body of work, and a conclusion. Do not use a header at the beginning of your paper. Your notes are sufficient for this paper so do not use outside sources.
The Second World War actually started in 1936/1937. Assess and explain this statement.
Trace the causes of the Great Depression and the catalyst that signaled the collapse of the American economy.
Roosevelts New Deal created modern America, both politically and economically. Do you agree or disagree with this statement? Explain.
Assess the Cold War. How did it affect American diplomacy and what were the results for Europe and Asia? What were the final results of the Cold War on the United States?