Directions: Please choose one of the essay questions below. Your essay should be several paragraphs long, hand written, include an introduction with a proper thesis statement and a valid conclusion.
- Write a convincing argument that Andrew Carnegie and John D. Rockefeller Sr. were either robber barons or a captains of industry.
- To what extent was Mark Twain's "Gilded Age" characterization of this period of American history accurate?
- You are a history student going to college during this time. Your history professor assigns you two possible questions to answer. Choose one of the questions below:
- The Age of Industrialization was a great period of success in our history.
- The Age of Industrialization exposed all that is wrong with American society, capitalism, and democracy.
Due Date: Monday March 3rd!!! No late papers will be accepted!!