TO WHAT EXTENT

  • "Historian's opinion..." To what extent do you agree with this statement?
  • To what extent did...this event...contribute to...this event?

2-PART QUESTIONS

  • In what ways, and for what reasons, did...something occur?
  • For what reasons, and with what consequences/results, did...something occur?

ANALYZE

  • Analyze the causes and consequences of this particular event...
  • Analyze the reasons why...this event occurred...
  • Analyze the factors that contributed to this particular event...

EVALUATE

  • Evaluate the (political/economic/developments) during this time period...