Cracking the AP World History Exam: 2004-2005

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The Princeton Review, Feb 1, 2004 - Study Aids - 368 pages
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The Princeton Review realizes that acing the AP World History Exam is very different from getting straight A’s in school. We don’t try to teach you everything there is to know about world history–only what you’ll need to score higher on the exam. There’s a big difference. In Cracking the AP World History Exam, we’ll teach you how to think like the test makers and
-Focus on the key ideas and information by using the History Review,
structured to help you wade through thousands of facts
-Nail the essay questions by learning how to compare and contrast
across civilizations and through the centuries
-Learn time-tested Princeton Review techniques for answering multiple-
choice questions and acing essays
This book includes 2 full-length practice AP World History tests. All of our practice test questions are like the ones you’ll see on the actual exam, and we fully explain every answer.
 

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Contents

Introduction
HOW TO CRACK THE SYSTEM
1
Welcome to the World of AP World History
3
Cracking the MultipleChoice Section
11
Cracking the Essay Questions
39
Cracking the DocumentBased Question DBQ
45
Cracking the FreeResponse Questions
63
THE AP WORLD HISTORY REVIEW
79
Not So Old Stuff Sometime Around 1750 to About 1914
183
Recent Stuff Around 1914 to the Present
213
THE PRINCETON REVIEW AP WORLD HISTORY PRACTICE TESTS AND EXPLANATIONS
245
Practice Test 1
249
Practice Test 1 Answers and Explanations
273
Practice Test 2
291
Practice Test 2 Answers and Explanations
313
Index
331

Ancient Stuff Around 8000 BCE to Around 600 CE
83
Really Old Stuff Around 600 CE to Around 1450
119
Old Stuff Approximately 1450 to Around 1750
151
About the Authors
347
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