1. Rank the seven social sciences (anthropology, economics,
geography, history, political science, psychology, and sociology) according to
what you believe is their importance and influence on the people in a modern
2. Write a persuasive essay that defends your ranking of the
seven social sciences. Use specific facts and details from your personal
experiences and reading to support your point of view. Review the Grading
Assignment Rubric and the Persuasive Essay sheet before writing your essay.