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CliffsAP study guides help you gain an edge on Advanced Placement* exams. Review exercises, realistic practice exams, and effective test-taking strategies are the key to calmer nerves and higher AP* scores.

CliffsAP United States History, 3rd Edition, is for students who are enrolled in AP U.S. History or who are preparing for the Advanced Placement Examination in United States History. Inside, youll find hints for answering the essay and multiple-choice sections, a clear explanation of the exam format, a look at how exams are graded, and more:

  • An overview of U.S. history with definitions, key terms, and concepts
  • Advice on how and what to read about U.S. History to gain the most understanding
  • Comments on sample essays and their possible score
  • Loads of illustrations, tables, maps, photos to help you visualize what you learn
  • A list of Things to Know for each period of history

Sample questions (and answers!) and practice tests reinforce what youve learned in areas such as Colonial America, the New Nation, the World Wars, and the second half of the twentieth century. CliffsAP United States History, 3rd Edition, also includes the following periods:

  • The American Revolution and a look at British imperial policy
  • The Constitution and the Federalists, plus the structure of government under the Constitution
  • Jeffersonian and Jacksonian democracy
  • The Civil War and Reconstruction
  • The Gilded Age (1877-1900)
  • The Depression, with a look at New Deal agencies
  • The United States as a superpower and contemporary America

This comprehensive guide offers a thorough review of key concepts and detailed answer explanations. Its all you need to do your best — and get the college credits you deserve.

*Advanced Placement Program and AP are registered trademarks of the College Board, which was not involved in the production of, and does not endorse this product.

Synopsis:

The inside tips and tricks you need to score big When it comes to pinpointing the stuff you really need to know, nobody does it better than CliffsNotes. This fast, efficient test-prep guide delivers a complete program to help boost your score on the United States History exam.
  • Expert test-taking strategies
  • Focused reviews and exercises
  • Realistic full-length practice exams
  • Comprehensive exam overview
  • Action plan for effective preparation
  • Accurate self-assessment tests
With a thorough review of key concepts and terms plus detailed answer explanations, this comprehensive guide is all you need to do your best — and obtain the college credits you deserve. Visit the Test Prep ThinkTank @ cliffsnotes.com Free test samples and schedules Free test-taking tips and tricks Free info on other test resources Free CliffsNote-A-Day tips Plus hundreds of downloadable Cliffs titles Get the credit you deserve with CliffsAP CliffsAP guides are available for most Advanced Placement exams. See inside for a complete listing of these and other titles from the experts at CliffsNotes.

Synopsis:

To really make your advanced level of study pay off, learn how to take the test in a way that will earn you the most credit. This guide to the *AP United States History  exam will help you maximize the fruits of your study.

With a thorough review of all subjects covered in the exam, plus hundreds of practice questions and detailed answer explanations, this comprehensive guide is all you need to do your best  –   and obtain the college credits you deserve.

 

*Advanced Placement Program and AP are registered trademarks of the College Board, which was not involved in the production of, and does not endorse this product.

About the Author

ABRAHAM HOFFMAN has taught AP U.S. History since 1982 in the Los Angeles Unified School District and has served countless terms as an AP reader for the U.S. History exam.
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

PART I: Introduction.

Introducing the Advanced Placement U.S. History Examination.

General Test-Taking Strategies for the AP U.S. History Examination.

PART II: Analysis of Exam Areas.

Multiple-Choice Question Types.

Essay Question Types.

PART III: Studying United States History.

Reading United States History.

An Overview of United States History.

PART IV: Four Full-Length Practice Tests.

Practice Test 1.

Practice Test 2.

Practice Test 3.

Practice Test 4.

Final Preparation.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780764586903
Other:
Casson, Allan
Author:
Soifer, Paul
Author:
Casson, Allan
Author:
Soifer, Paul
Author:
Hoffman, Abraham
Publisher:
Cliffs Notes
Location:
Foster City, CA
Subject:
General
Subject:
History
Subject:
United states
Subject:
United States - General
Subject:
Examinations
Subject:
College Entrance
Subject:
Advanced Placement
Subject:
Advanced placement programs
Subject:
College Test Prep
Copyright:
Edition Number:
3
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Cliffs AP
Series Volume:
EDO-SO-2001-1
Publication Date:
December 2000
Binding:
Electronic book text in proprietary or open standard format
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
304
Dimensions:
10.88 x 8.25 in

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Product details 304 pages Cliffs Notes - English 9780764586903 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , The inside tips and tricks you need to score big When it comes to pinpointing the stuff you really need to know, nobody does it better than CliffsNotes. This fast, efficient test-prep guide delivers a complete program to help boost your score on the United States History exam.
  • Expert test-taking strategies
  • Focused reviews and exercises
  • Realistic full-length practice exams
  • Comprehensive exam overview
  • Action plan for effective preparation
  • Accurate self-assessment tests
With a thorough review of key concepts and terms plus detailed answer explanations, this comprehensive guide is all you need to do your best — and obtain the college credits you deserve. Visit the Test Prep ThinkTank @ cliffsnotes.com Free test samples and schedules Free test-taking tips and tricks Free info on other test resources Free CliffsNote-A-Day tips Plus hundreds of downloadable Cliffs titles Get the credit you deserve with CliffsAP CliffsAP guides are available for most Advanced Placement exams. See inside for a complete listing of these and other titles from the experts at CliffsNotes.
"Synopsis" by , To really make your advanced level of study pay off, learn how to take the test in a way that will earn you the most credit. This guide to the *AP United States History  exam will help you maximize the fruits of your study.

With a thorough review of all subjects covered in the exam, plus hundreds of practice questions and detailed answer explanations, this comprehensive guide is all you need to do your best  –   and obtain the college credits you deserve.

 

*Advanced Placement Program and AP are registered trademarks of the College Board, which was not involved in the production of, and does not endorse this product.

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