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Publisher Comments:

Why CliffsAP Guides?

Go with the name you know and trust

Get the information you need--fast

Written by test prep specialists

About the contents:

Introduction

* Test-taking tips and strategies

* Overview of the test and scoring, with information on multiple-choice questions, the document-based question, the change-over-time essay, and the comparative essay

Part I: Subject Review

* Review of the 5 historical periods covered on the test

* Sample multiple-choice questions with answers and explanations

Part II: AP World History Practice Tests

* 3 full-length practice tests with answers and explanations

*AP is a registered trademark of the College Board, which was not involved in the production of, and does not endorse, this product.

AP Test Prep Essentials from the Experts at CliffsNotes?

An American BookWorks Corporation Project

Contributors: Todd Carney, PhD; Charles A. Desnoyers, PhD; Philip C. DiMare, PhD; James Godwin, PhD; Shawndra Holderby, Phd; Kathryn Jasper, MA; David Meier, PhD; Judith-Rae Ross, PhD; and Ryan Wilkinson, BA

More than Notes

CliffsAP? CliffsComplete? CliffsQuickReview? CliffsTestPrep? CliffsStudySolver

Synopsis:

Why CliffsAP Guides?

Go with the name you know and trust

Get the information you need--fast!

Written by test prep specialists

About the contents:

Introduction

* Test-taking tips and strategies

* Overview of the test and scoring, with information on multiple-choice questions, the document-based question, the change-over-time essay, and the comparative essay

Part I: Subject Review

* Review of the 5 historical periods covered on the test

* Sample multiple-choice questions with answers and explanations

Part II: AP World History Practice Tests

* 3 full-length practice tests with answers and explanations

*AP is a registered trademark of the College Board, which was not involved in the production of, and does not endorse, this product.

AP Test Prep Essentials from the Experts at CliffsNotes?

An American BookWorks Corporation Project

Contributors: Todd Carney, PhD; Charles A. Desnoyers, PhD; Philip C. DiMare, PhD; James Godwin, PhD; Shawndra Holderby, Phd; Kathryn Jasper, MA; David Meier, PhD; Judith-Rae Ross, PhD; and Ryan Wilkinson, BA

More than Notes!

CliffsAP? CliffsComplete? CliffsQuickReview? CliffsTestPrep? CliffsStudySolver

Synopsis:

A practical, proven resource to help students pass the AP* World History exam

In 2004, approximately 47,000 students took AP World History exam, a 39 percent increase over 2003. With more schools offering AP World History every year, the number of students taking the test will increase significantly. CliffsAP World History includes subject reviews in easy-to-follow outline form, sample multiple-choice questions with answers throughout, plus three full-length practice tests (more than the competition) complete with answers and explanations. Historically a favorite with students, CliffsNotes help make exam anxiety ancient history!

*AP is a registered trademark of the College Board, which was not involved in the production of, and does not endorse, this product.

About the Author

FRED N. GRAYSON has published hundreds of books in conjunction with many major publishers. In addition, he has written and coauthored dozens of books in the test preparation field.

Table of Contents

Introduction.

About the Exam.

Part I. Subject area Reviews.

Pre-Civilization.

Agriculture and Technology.

The Emergence of Civilization.

Classical Civilizations.

Belief Systems from Their Inception to 600 CE.

The Late Classical Period: 200 -600 CE.

A Question of Time.

The Islamic World.

First Steps toward Globaization: Positives and Negatives.

From T'ang to Ming China: Perfecting Ssociety and Culture.

Western Europe after the Fall of the Western Roman Empire.

The Amerindian World.

Demographics and Environment.

Shifts in Time.

Trade, Technology, and Global Interactions.

Empires.

Slave Systems and the Slave Trade.

Demographic and Environmental Changes.

Cultural and Intellectual Developments.

1750 to 1914: From Enlightenment to the Modern World.

Global Commerce, Communications, Technology, and World Trade.

Demographics and the Environmrnt.

Social Change: 1750 -1914.

Revolutions, Reform, and Democracy.

Globalization and the Rise of the West.

Time, Structure, and Demographics Since 1914.

World War I, World War II, the Holocaust, and the Cold War.

Patterns of Nationalism.

The Global Economy.

New Forms of Social Struggle and Revolution.

Social Reforms and Social Revolutions.

Globalization of Technology and Culture.

Demographic Changes and the Environment in the Wake of Globalization.

Part II: Three Full-Length Practice Tests.

Practice Test 1.

Practice Test 2.

Practice Test 3.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780764596315
Author:
Carney, Todd, Ph.d. (edt)
Publisher:
Cliffs Notes
Manufactured by:
American Bookworks Corporation
Manufactured:
American Bookworks Corporation
Author:
Grayson, Fred N.
Author:
American Bookworks Corporation
Subject:
History
Subject:
Examinations
Subject:
Advanced Placement
Subject:
World - General
Subject:
Advanced placement programs (Education)
Subject:
Test Prep General
Subject:
Reference-Student Guides
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Cliffsap
Publication Date:
20070521
Binding:
Electronic book text in proprietary or open standard format
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
336
Dimensions:
11 x 8.5 in

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"Synopsis" by ,
Why CliffsAP Guides?

Go with the name you know and trust

Get the information you need--fast!

Written by test prep specialists

About the contents:

Introduction

* Test-taking tips and strategies

* Overview of the test and scoring, with information on multiple-choice questions, the document-based question, the change-over-time essay, and the comparative essay

Part I: Subject Review

* Review of the 5 historical periods covered on the test

* Sample multiple-choice questions with answers and explanations

Part II: AP World History Practice Tests

* 3 full-length practice tests with answers and explanations

*AP is a registered trademark of the College Board, which was not involved in the production of, and does not endorse, this product.

AP Test Prep Essentials from the Experts at CliffsNotes?

An American BookWorks Corporation Project

Contributors: Todd Carney, PhD; Charles A. Desnoyers, PhD; Philip C. DiMare, PhD; James Godwin, PhD; Shawndra Holderby, Phd; Kathryn Jasper, MA; David Meier, PhD; Judith-Rae Ross, PhD; and Ryan Wilkinson, BA

More than Notes!

CliffsAP? CliffsComplete? CliffsQuickReview? CliffsTestPrep? CliffsStudySolver

"Synopsis" by , A practical, proven resource to help students pass the AP* World History exam

In 2004, approximately 47,000 students took AP World History exam, a 39 percent increase over 2003. With more schools offering AP World History every year, the number of students taking the test will increase significantly. CliffsAP World History includes subject reviews in easy-to-follow outline form, sample multiple-choice questions with answers throughout, plus three full-length practice tests (more than the competition) complete with answers and explanations. Historically a favorite with students, CliffsNotes help make exam anxiety ancient history!

*AP is a registered trademark of the College Board, which was not involved in the production of, and does not endorse, this product.

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