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Chapter 3, Lesson 1: What is History? (pp. 58-61)

I. Knowing What Happened

II. Studying the Past

    A. To find out about the past, historians interpret evidence.

    B. Knowing where evidence came from helps historians understand it.

    C. Historians put the events in order and show how one event leads to another.

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