Barron's AP United States History: With Bonus Online Tests

Barron's AP United States History: With Bonus Online Tests

by Eugene V. Resnick M.A.

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Overview

Barron’s AP United States History: With Online Tests is aligned with the current exam and includes comprehensive subject review from an AP expert. Five realistic practice tests help students feel prepared for the exam.

This edition includes:

  • Five full-length practice tests: three online and two printed in the book, all with detailed answer explanations
  • Test-taking strategies for answering multiple choice, short answer, long essay, and document-based questions
  • Comprehensive review of all topics on the AP U.S. History curriculum, including pre-contact American Indian societies and the evolution of Colonial society; the American Revolution; the Civil War and Reconstruction; the growth of industrial America; World War I; the Great Depression; World War II; the Cold War; America in the age of Clinton, Bush, and Obama; and much more

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781438011080
Publisher: Barrons Educational Series
Publication date: 08/01/2018
Series: Barron's Test Prep Series
Edition description: Fourth Edition
Pages: 576
Sales rank: 37,949
Product dimensions: 8.30(w) x 10.70(h) x 1.00(d)
Age Range: 13 - 17 Years

About the Author

Eugene V. Resnick has taught in the Social Studies Department at Midwood High School in Brooklyn, New York, over 25 years; he has taught AP United States History for 18 of those years. He received a Master’s degree in American History from Brooklyn College.

Table of Contents


Barron's Essential 5
PART ONE: INTRODUCTION
Preparing for the Advanced Placement United States History Exam
1 History Disciplinary Practices and Reasoning Skills, and Thematic Learning Objectives
2 Navigating the Advanced Placement United States History Exam
PART TWO: REVIEW SECTION--TIME PERIODS
3 Period 1: 1491-1607 The Meeting of Three Peoples
4 Period 2: 1607-1754 Patterns of Empire and Resistance
5 Period 3: 1754-1800 The Crisis of Empire, Revolution, and Nation-Building
6 Period 4: 1800-1848 The Meaning of Democracy in an Era of Economic and Territorial Expansion
7 Period 5: 1844-1877 Slavery, Civil War, and the Transformation of American Society
8 Period 6: 1865-1898 The Challenges of the Era of Industrialization
9 Period 7: 1890-1945 Economic Dislocation and Reform in the Age of Empire and World War
10 Period 8: 1945-1980 Redefining Democracy in the Era of Cold War and Liberal Ascendency
11 Period 9: 1980-Present Political and Foreign Policy Adjustments in a Globalized World
PART THREE: PRACTICE EXAMS
Practice Test 1
Practice Test 2
Index

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