Ace Your Midterms and Finals: U.S. History / Edition 1

Ace Your Midterms and Finals: U.S. History / Edition 1

by Alan Axelrod, Walton Rawls, Harry Oster, James Holtje
     
 

ISBN-10: 0070070059

ISBN-13: 9780070070059

Pub. Date: 05/30/1999

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The

ACE Your Midterms and Finals

A new concept in test prep for a new generation of students

These class-tested guides feature:



  • Midterms and final examinations--one from each of the top universities throughout the country

  • An introductory essay defining the nature and scope of the course, including its goals and what instructors

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Overview

ACE Your Midterms and Finals

A new concept in test prep for a new generation of students

These class-tested guides feature:



  • Midterms and final examinations--one from each of the top universities throughout the country

  • An introductory essay defining the nature and scope of the course, including its goals and what instructors expect students to learn

  • A step-by-step guide to writing the essay and fully explained answers to essay questions--complete with discussion and notes from the professor



Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780070070059
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
05/30/1999
Series:
Schaum's Midterms & Finals Series
Pages:
336
Product dimensions:
7.30(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.98(d)

Table of Contents


Part I: Preparing Yourself.
The U.S. History Survey: What the Professors Look For.
Thinking Like a Historian: Keys to Successful Study.
Secrets of Successful Test Taking.
The Essay Exam: Writing More Effective Responses.
Part II: Study Guide. U.S. History: The Major Themes.
Colonial America Before 1763.
Era of Revolution (1763-1789).
The Early Republic (1789-1824).
The Age of Jackson and Westward Expansion (1824-1850).
The Era of Civil War and Reconstruction (1850-1877).
Industrialization, Populism and Progressivism (1877-1916).
From World War I to World War II (1916-1945).
Postwar America (1945-1968).
Recent History (since 1968).
Part III: Midterms and Finals.
Bradley University: History 204: United States History since 1877.
University of Connecticut: History 231: American History to 1877.
Duke University: HST 91D or 92D: Development of American Democracy to 1865.
Emory University: History 131-002: History of the United States to 1877.
Florida State University: AMH 1000: American Civilization.
The University of Iowa: History 16B:61: American History: The United States Since 1877.
University of Michigan: History 160: U.S.History 1607-1865.
The Ohio State University: History 151: American Civilization Since 1877.
Purdue University: History 151: American History Through 1877.
University of South Carolina: HIST 111: U.S. History to 1877.
Valparaiso University: U.S. History 92D: Civil War to Present.
Part IV: For Your Reference.
Chronology of the Major Events in U.S. History.
Recommended Reading.

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