Angel Aponte

Angel Aponte

High Point University
World History

World History teacher | Tutor for 10 years

I hold a degree in World History from High Point University, where my passion for unraveling the tapestry of our past was ignited. With a commitment to fostering curiosity and critical thinking, I bring a wealth of knowledge to every lesson. Whether exploring ancient civilizations or analyzing modern geopolitics, I strive to make history come alive for my students. Let's embark on a journey through time together, where every question is an opportunity to deepen our understanding of the world.


  • What did all the early governments of African kingdoms have in common?
  • How did Stalin take control of the Soviet Union's economic life?
  • Why did Japan fight China?
  • What was an effect of agreements made by the Allies at the Potsdam Conference?
  • What was the peace keeping organizations formed after WWI?
  • By the 1500s, which belief system had spread to North Africa and West Africa?
  • Who were the original inhabitants of Australia?
  • What was the First Crusade?
  • Who were the allies in World War II?
  • Why did communist leaders feel they had scored a victory in Korea?
  • What were the conditions of the trenches?
  • How did Mao transform the economy of China?
  • When did the Vikings discover America?
  • During the Cultural Revolution, why were people sent to "re-education" camps?
  • How would you explain the Soviet response to NATO?
  • How did technology change warfare in the 20th century?
  • What was Stalin's response to the Kulaks' defiance?
  • What are the methods of production that developed as a result of the industrial revolution?
  • What happened during Kristalinacht?
  • What caused the massacre of protesters in China's Tiananmen Square in 1989?