Barron's AP United States History, 3rd edition

Barron's AP United States History, 3rd edition

This extensive test prep manual covers the AP United States History curriculum, and will help prepare students for the most current exam with: two full-length practice tests that feature all questions answered and explained; test-taking strategies for answering both the test's multiple choice, short answer, long essay, and document-based questions; a detailed review of U.S. history, from pre-contact American Indian societies and the evolution of Colonial society, the American Revolution, the Civil War and Reconstruction, the growth of industrial America, World War I, the Great Depression, World War II, the Cold War, America in the age of Clinton, Bush, and Obama, and much more. BONUS ONLINE PRACTICE TEST: Students who purchase this eBook will also get FREE access to one additional full-length online AP U.S. History test with all questions answered and explained.

Barron's AP United States History

Barron's AP United States History

This extensive test prep manual covers the redesigned AP United States History curriculum, starting in 2014–2015, and will prepare students for the new exam being offered in May of 2015. Two full-length practice tests with all questions answered and explained Test-taking strategies for answering both the test’s multiple choice, short answer, long essay, and document-based questions A detailed review of U.S. history, from pre-contact American Indian societies and the evolution of Colonial society, the American Revolution, the pre-Civil War economic structure of the United States and the slavery issue, the Civil War and Reconstruction, the growth of industrial America, the United States and its Empire, World War I, the Great Depression, World War II, the Cold War, American Liberalism and its decline, America in the age of Clinton, Bush, and Obama, and much more Students who purchase Barron’s AP United States History will also get free access to an online test, for even more practice and review. The manual can be purchased alone or with an optional CD-ROM that presents two additional full-length practice tests with automatic scoring and fully explained answers.

Profiles of American Colleges with CD-ROM

Profiles of American Colleges with CD-ROM

Up-to-date information on enrollments, tuition and fees, academic programs, campus environment, available financial aid, and much more, combine to make 27th edition of Profiles of American Colleges America’s most authoritative source for information on colleges and universities. College-bound students, parents, and high school guidance counselors will find information on more than 1,650 accredited four-year colleges across the United States. A CD-ROM enclosed with each copy of this comprehensive directory presents an interactive format and lets students find individual schools by entering specific criteria. In addition to the above-cited information, each college profile gives details on admission requirements, library and computer facilities, athletic facilities, extracurricular activities, e-mail addresses, fax numbers, web sites, and more. Schools are rated according to Barron’s famous competitiveness scale, from “Noncompetitive” to “Most Competitive.” The book’s extra section of tinted pages presents a complete, quick-reference Index of College Majors—listing all available major study programs at each school. Also profiled are many of the best-known colleges in Canada and several other countries.

How to Prepare for the Advanced Placement Examination, AP United States History

How to Prepare for the Advanced Placement Examination, AP United States History

Updated to cover the most recent current events, this manual offers a general review of U.S. history, and analysis of question types that appear on the AP, plus a full-length model AP test in United States history with answers and explanations. Additional features include details on coping successfully with the test's essay question and hundreds of extra review questions.

Barron's AP Comparative Government and Politics

Barron's AP Comparative Government and Politics

Barron’s new edition of AP Comparative Government and Politics provides everything you need to review, simplify, and understand the most important concepts on the AP exam. This must-have guide focuses on an in-depth study of the governments of six nations: Britain, Russia, China, Mexico, Iran, and Nigeria. One diagnostic test, two practice tests, and thorough answers and explanations help you test your knowledge. Get comprehensive review of the most important concepts, including: Introduction to Comparative Politics Sovereignty, Authority, and Power Political Institutions Citizens, Society, and the State Political and Economic Change Public Policy The first six chapters address general concepts with illustrations about specific countries. The final six chapters address each of the six countries individually and are organized by the six topics of study as headings within each chapter, making it easy to find the information you need to prepare and succeed on the AP exam.