This WebQuest will have you choose a role and conduct research on the topic of whether or not Microsoft is a monopoly. In addition, you should decide on whether or not Microsoft has had a beneficial or detrimental influence on the computer industry.
- Investigate the history of the monopoly in the United States and the resulting effect on industry caused by a monopoly
- Investigate the history of Microsoft and its place in the world of computers
- Collaborate with your team to reach a decision regarding whether or not Microsoft is a monopoly and whether it has had a beneficial or detrimental effect on the industry
- As a team, create and offer a presentation to your instructor that covers your group decision.
- Evaluate the members of your team on their group cooperation, individual contribution, and work commitment.