My Max Score AP U.S. History: Maximize Your Score in Less Time

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THE MOST VALUE IN AP TEST PREP- 3 GUIDES IN 1
The AP test prep guide you are holding is:

  • A complete, long-term review maximizing your time and tracking your progress
  • The perfect cram session companion, boosting your score with strategies that work
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Overview

THE MOST VALUE IN AP TEST PREP- 3 GUIDES IN 1
The AP test prep guide you are holding is:

  • A complete, long-term review maximizing your time and tracking your progress
  • The perfect cram session companion, boosting your score with strategies that work
  • The best source for practice tests that save time and make a big difference
  • All of the above

With its customized programs and full, clear test topic reviews, My Max Score sifts through the clutter and gives you everything you really need-no more, no less-to help make your Max Score a 5.

My Max Score will help boost your score if you have:

  • A few days
  • A few weeks
  • A few months
  • All of the above

It's never too early to start a complete review, but it's also never too late for a score-boosting crash session.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781402243103
  • Publisher: Sourcebooks, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 1/1/2011
  • Pages: 432
  • Sales rank: 927,912
  • Product dimensions: 5.90 (w) x 8.90 (h) x 1.20 (d)

Table of Contents

Introduction vii

The Essentials: A Last-Minute Study Guide 1

Quick Test-Taking Tips 5

Big Ideas in U.S. History 9

The Main Course: Comprehensive Strategies and Review 39

Multiple-Choice Strategies 41

Document-Based Question Strategies 57

Essay Question Strategies 67

Review Chapter 1: Colonial America 77

Review Chapter 2: The Revolutionary Era, 1763-1789 85

Review Chapter 3: The Early National Period 97

Review Chapter 4: The Jacksonian Era 111

Review Chapter 5: Manifest Destiny and Sectional Conflicts 121

Review Chapter 6: The Civil War and Reconstruction 131

Review Chapter 7: The Politics and Problems of the Gilded Age 143

Review Chapter 8: Imperialism and Progressivism 159

Review Chapter 9: World War I 171

Review Chapter 10: The Great Depression and the New Deal 189

Review Chapter 11: World War II 205

Review Chapter 12: From Truman's Fair Deal to Johnson's Great Society 221

Review Chapter 13: From Nixon to Obama 253

Answers to Review Questions 281

Glossary of Terms, People, and Events 299

The Big Picture: How to Prepare Year-Round 321

AP U.S. History Practice Exam 329

About the Author 405

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