- How does where people live affect how they live?
- Why do people believe what they believe?
- How do people work together to solve problems?
- What constitutes "civilization"? (G.R.A.P.E.S.)
- Why do people form governments?
- How do groups decide how resources can be used and shared?
- Why do members of a group have different roles?
- How are people defined by their culture?
- How has conflict affected people and groups throughout history?