This section is meant to reinforce the reading skills we develop in the unit, with the additional benefit to deepen in the Critical Thinking Sections of your textbook “Active Skills” Unit 7. Let’s join in a productive exchange of ideas by posting your answers and replying the ones posted by your peers.
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Page 90 – Unit 7
1 Do you think old universities are better than new universities? Why, or why not?
2 Before universities, how do you think people passed down knowledge?
Page 94 – Unit 7
1 What challenges did the engineers have building these structures described in the unit?
2 What are examples of excellent engineering in your city or town? Why?