Written Assignment: What You Know About Your Family and What You Want to Know

I need an explanation for this Social Science question to help me study.

In short essay form (200-300 words), provide information about your family’s history. This may include facts and/or stories that you have heard about ancestors. Do you know a lot about your family’s history? Almost nothing? Is there a particular region of the world or the U.S. from which they come? What kind of information would you like to know about your ancestors? How do you think learning more about your family’s past might influence you?Is there one ancestor in particular about whom you’ve heard stories?