Why is it important to study history?

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These two sources are required: Why study history by Peter Stearns: http://www.historians.org/about-aha-and-membership/aha-history-and-archives/archives/why-study-history-%281998%29 2.One article from chapters 1 or 2 of Johnson, M. P. (2012). Reading the American past: Selected historical documents: Volume 1: To 1877 (5th ed.). Boston, MA: Bedford/St. Martin’s. Writing prompt: After reviewing the Stearns article, answer the following in your own words: 1. Why is it important to study history? 2. Using a minimum of one reading from the Johnson book for an example, discuss how your selection can be used in historical study. Your response should be a minimum 500 words in length.