I’m studying for my History class and need an explanation.

DQ1: This week, we see developing societies begin to give way to formalized political structures. One of these structures is empire. As societies began to stabilize and grow, larger structures for political organization developed. Empires soon emerged, and this form of governance became crucial to understanding the trajectory of world history.

Your Initial Post:

Begin by viewing the Module Presentation and then reading Chapters 3 and 4 in your textbook. Then, as you review the sources, consider the following questions in a post of at least 250 words: