- History is made up of events that occurred in the past.
- History teaches us about the past. The study of the past is essential to understand the present.
- History is a continuous story of one event leading to another, the present can only be understood by understanding the past.
- Develops critical thinking skills : History requires us to analyze and interpret evidence from the past , which helps develop critical thinking skills. We learn to evaluate sources, weigh evidence, and construct arguments based on facts.
- Provides a sense of identity and connection: Learning about the history of our own culture and society can give us a sense of identity and connection to our heritage.
Why study History? - Concepts - Chapter 1 Class 6 History - Studying the past - History
Last updated at Aug. 17, 2023 by Teachoo