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Cliffsnotes AP U.S. Government and Politics [With CDROM] (Cliffs AP)

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Your complete guide to a higher score on the *AP U.S. Government and Politics exam

About the book:

Introduction

  • Reviews of the AP exam format and scoring

  • Hints for tackling the essay questions

  • Proven strategies for answering multiple-

  • FAQs choice questions

Part I: Subject Area Reviews

  • Covers all subject areas you'll be tested on

  • - Public policy

  • - Constitutional basis of U.S. government

  • - Civil rights and civil liberties

  • - Political beliefs and behaviors

  • - Structure of government

  • - Political parties, interest groups, and mass media

  • Includes sample questions and answers for each subject

Part II: AP U.S. Government and Politics

Practice Exams

  • 3 full-length practice exams with answers and complete explanations

Glossary

Proven test-taking strategies

Focused reviews of all exam topics

3 full-length practice exams

Searchable subject review content on the CD-ROM

Synopsis:

A new edition, jam-packed with even more practice tests

Synopsis:

Subject-review chapters.

Practice problems in every chapter.

Three full-length practice tests in the book; those three plus two more on the CD.

Glossary of important terms.

Constitution of the U.S.

Key Supreme Court decisions.

About the Author

PAUL SOIFER, Ph.D., is chair of the History Department at Yeshiva University High School in Los Angeles, where he teaches both AP U.S. History and AP U.S. Government.

Table of Contents

Introducing the Advanced Placement U.S. Government and Politics Exam.

PART I: SUBJECT AREA REVIEWS WITH PRACTICE QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS.

The Constitution.

Federalism.

Congress.

The Presidency.

The Bureaucracy.

The Judiciary.

Public Opinion.

Mass Media.

Political Parties.

Voting and Elections.

Interest Groups.

Civil Liberties.

Civil Rights.

Public Policy.

Economic Policy.

Foreign Policy.

PART II: AP U.S. GOVERNMENT AND POLITICS PRACTICE TESTS

Practice Test 1.

Practice Test 2.

Practice Test 3.

PART III: APPENDIXES.

Glossary of Key Terms.

The Constitution of the United States of America.

Important U.S. Supreme Court Cases.

Internet Resources for Further Study.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780470562130
Author:
Soifer, Paul
Publisher:
Cliffs Notes
Author:
Soifer, Paul
Subject:
Advanced Placement
Subject:
Reference-Student Guides
Subject:
College Test Prep
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Cliffs AP
Publication Date:
20100928
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Pages:
312
Dimensions:
10.88 x 8.25 in

Related Subjects

History and Social Science » Politics » General
Reference » Student Guides
Reference » Test Guides

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A new edition, jam-packed with even more practice tests
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Practice problems in every chapter.

Three full-length practice tests in the book; those three plus two more on the CD.

Glossary of important terms.

Constitution of the U.S.

Key Supreme Court decisions.

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