Matthew Armstrong

Matthew Armstrong

Calvin University
World History

World History teacher | Experienced educator in USA

With a passion for unraveling the tapestry of world history, my journey led me through Calvin University, where I delved into the complexities of our shared past. Armed with a deep understanding of global events and cultures, I bring a dynamic approach to teaching. Whether it's ancient civilizations or modern geopolitics, I strive to make the past come alive for my students. Let's embark on a journey through time together, exploring the triumphs and tribulations that have shaped our world. Join me in uncovering the fascinating stories that connect us all.


  • What was the containment policy?
  • What was the main goal of the coastal African kingdoms that were part of the slave trade?
  • How did China's government stop the protests on the night of June 3, 1989?
  • How did The Russian Revolution inspire Marxism in Asia?
  • What did Egyptians believe about death?
  • What were some of the negative impacts the Enlightenment had on the world view of the traditional Christian belief system?
  • What was mercantilism, and why did nations that believed in it want colonies?
  • Of what is the War in Iraq an extension?
  • What were some of the corrupt practices and attitudes in the 16th century Catholic Church?
  • How did Silk make it to the Middle East?
  • Who was the first woman to climb Mount Everest?
  • For which accomplishment was King Lalibela of Ethiopia most famous?
  • How did Lenin respond to those who disagreed with him?
  • This question is related to World War II. Can I get some help please? Thanks~!
  • How can we distinguish terrorism from other acts of political violence?
  • Who was Joan of Arc? What did she do for the French during the Hundred Years War?
  • What was the significance of Bartolomeu Dlas's voyage In 1487?
  • How was Russia's role in the events leading to World War I different from that Austria-Hungary?
  • The Persians were known for being the origin of what type of sporting event?
  • Hernando Cortes conquered what and who?