APES Summer Work 2019/2020


    1. Read the essay “Tragedy of the Commons” by Garrett Hardin and answer the following questions in complete sentences.




    1. What is Garrett Hardin’s central idea in this essay?
    2. Do you agree or disagree with his central idea?
    3. Is the “Tragedy of the Commons” unavoidable?
    4. Identify one “commons” in your own life (at school, work, home) and explain how it is (or isn’t) being managed wisely to avoid the situation described the essay.