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Overview


Table of Contents:
Barron's Essential 5
INTRODUCTION
  • How to Use This Book
    The Advanced Placement Examination in World History: An Overview
    Historical Thinking Skills
    Multiple-Choice Question Strategies
    Free-Response (Essay) Questions: General Tips
    Document-Based Question Strategies
    Continuity and Change-Over-Time Essay Question Strategies
    Comparative Essay Question Strategies
    UNIT ONE: TECHNOLOGICAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL TRANSFORMATIONS (8000 B.C.E.-600 B.C.E.)
  • 1 Big Geography and the Peopling of the Earth
  • 2 The Neolithic Revolution and Early Agricultural Societies
  • 3 The Development and Interactions of Early Agricultural, Pastoral, and Urban Societies
    UNIT TWO: TECHNOLOGICAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL TRANSFORMATIONS (600 B.C.E.-600 C.E.)
  • 4 The Development and Codification of Religious and Cultural Traditions
  • 5 The Development of States and Empires
  • 6 Emerging Transregional Networks of Communication and Exchange
    UNIT THREE: REGIONAL AND TRANSREGIONAL INTERACTIONS (600-1450)
  • 7 State Building, Expansion, and Conflict, 600-1450
  • 8 Culture, Science, and Technology, 600-1450
  • 9 Economic Systems, 600-1450
  • 10 Social Structures, 600-1450
  • 11 Humans and the Environment, 600-1450
    UNIT FOUR: GLOBAL INTERACTIONS (1450-1750)
  • 12 State Building, Expansion, and Conflict, 1450-1750
  • 13 Culture, Science, and Technology, 1450-1750
  • 14 Economic Systems, 1450-1750
  • 15 Social Structures, 1450-1750
  • 16 Humans and the Environment, 1450-1750UNIT FIVE: INDUSTRIALIZATION AND GLOBAL INTEGRATION (1750-1900)
  • 17 State Building, Expansion, and Conflict, 1750-1900
  • 18 Culture, Science, and Technology, 1750-1900
  • 19 Economic Systems, 1750-1900
  • 20 Social Structures, 1750-1900
  • 21 Humans and the Environment, 1750-1900
    UNIT SIX: ACCELERATING GLOBAL CHANGE AND REALIGNMENTS (1900 to Present)
  • 22 State Building, Expansion, and Conflict (Part I), 1900-1945
  • 23 State Building, Expansion, and Conflict (Part II),1945 to Present
  • 24 Culture, Science, and Technology, 1900 to Present
  • 25 Economic Systems, 1900 to Present
  • 26 Social Structures, 1900 to Present
  • 27 Humans and the Environment, 1900 to Present
    MODEL TESTS
    Model Test 1
    Model Test 2
    Appendix: Map of Selected World Regions
    Index
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781438002729
  • Publisher: Barron's Educational Series, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 2/1/2014
  • Edition description: Revised
  • Edition number: 6
  • Pages: 512
  • Sales rank: 14,195
  • Product dimensions: 8.30 (w) x 10.80 (h) x 1.00 (d)

Table of Contents


Barron's Essential 5

INTRODUCTION

  • How to Use This Book

The Advanced Placement Examination in

World History: An Overview

Historical Thinking Skills

Multiple-Choice Question Strategies

Free-Response (Essay) Questions: General Tips

Document-Based Question Strategies

Continuity and Change-Over-Time

Essay Question Strategies

Comparative Essay Question Strategies

UNIT ONE: TECHNOLOGICAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL

TRANSFORMATIONS (8000 B.C.E.-600 B.C.E.)

  • 1 Big Geography and the Peopling of the Earth
  • 2 The Neolithic Revolution and Early Agricultural Societies
  • 3 The Development and Interactions of Early Agricultural, Pastoral, and Urban Societies

UNIT TWO: TECHNOLOGICAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL

TRANSFORMATIONS (600 B.C.E.-600 C.E.)

  • 4 The Development and Codification of Religious and Cultural Traditions
  • 5 The Development of States and Empires
  • 6 Emerging Transregional Networks of Communication and Exchange

UNIT THREE: REGIONAL AND TRANSREGIONAL

INTERACTIONS (600-1450)

  • 7 State Building, Expansion, and Conflict, 600-1450
  • 8 Culture, Science, and Technology, 600-1450
  • 9 Economic Systems, 600-1450
  • 10 Social Structures, 600-1450
  • 11 Humans and the Environment, 600-1450

UNIT FOUR: GLOBAL INTERACTIONS (1450-1750)

  • 12 State Building, Expansion, and Conflict, 1450-1750
  • 13 Culture, Science, and Technology, 1450-1750
  • 14 Economic Systems, 1450-1750
  • 15 Social Structures, 1450-1750
  • 16 Humans and the Environment, 1450-1750

UNIT FIVE: INDUSTRIALIZATION AND GLOBAL

INTEGRATION (1750-1900)

  • 17 State Building, Expansion, and Conflict, 1750-1900
  • 18 Culture, Science, and Technology, 1750-1900
  • 19 Economic Systems, 1750-1900
  • 20 Social Structures, 1750-1900
  • 21 Humans and the Environment, 1750-1900

UNIT SIX: ACCELERATING GLOBAL CHANGE AND REALIGNMENTS

(1900 to Present)

  • 22 State Building, Expansion, and Conflict (Part I), 1900-1945
  • 23 State Building, Expansion, and Conflict (Part II),

1945 to Present

  • 24 Culture, Science, and Technology, 1900 to Present
  • 25 Economic Systems, 1900 to Present
  • 26 Social Structures, 1900 to Present
  • 27 Humans and the Environment, 1900 to Present

MODEL TESTS

Model Test 1

Model Test 2

Appendix: Map of Selected World Regions

Index

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    The only reason this got a star is because you can't give 0 star

    The only reason this got a star is because you can't give 0 stars.
    I HATED THIS BOOK.
    I bought this and the Princeton Review. Started reading the first 10-20 pages of Barrons and almost fell asleep from boredom. Opened the Princeton Review and I almost felt like I was having fun learning about history.
    I barely used Barron's, and trusted the Princeton Review- and it worked! I ended up getting a 5 on the exam. Don't waste your money on this, and when it comes to any AP History class, ALWAYS go for Princeton Review.

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