5 Steps to a 5 AP US Government and Politics, 2010-2011 Edition

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McGraw Hill Professional, Jan 1, 2010 - Reference - 304 pages
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A Perfect Plan for the Perfect Score

We want you to succeed on your AP* exam. That's why we've created this 5-step plan to help you study more effectively, use your preparation time wisely, and get your best score. This easy-to-follow guide offers you a complete review of your AP course, strategies to give you the edge on test day, and plenty of practice with AP-style test questions. You'll sharpen your subject knowledge, strengthen your thinking skills, and build your test-taking confidence with

  • Full-length practice exams modeled on the real test
  • All the terms and concepts you need to know to get your best score
  • Your choice of three customized study schedules--so you can pick the one that meets your needs

The 5-Step Plan helps you get the most out of your study time:
Step 1: Set Up Your Study Program
Step 2: Determine Your Readiness
Step 3: Develop the Strategies
Step 4: Review the Knowledge
Step 5: Build Your Confidence

Topics include: Architecture and Development of U.S. Government; Federalism; Political Culture; Political Parties; Voting and Elections; Interest Groups and the Mass Media; The Legislative Branch; The Executive Branch and the Bureaucracy; The National Judiciary; Civil Liberties and Civil Rights; and The Politics and Public Policymaking
Also includes: Practice tests

*AP, Advanced Placement Program, and College Board are registered trademarks of the College Entrance Examination Board, which was not involved in the production of, and does not endorse, this product.

 

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Contents

Step 1 Set Up Your Study Program
1
Step 2 Determine Your Test Readiness
15
Step 3 Develop Strategies for Success
37
Step 4 Review the Knowledge You Need to Score High
73
Step 5 Build Your TestTaking Confidence
197
Appendixes
265
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Pamela K. Lamb teaches AP U.S. Government and Politics at Del Rio High School and is a reader of AP tests in history, government, and economics.

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