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Course SummaryIf you use the ACCESS World History textbook in class, this course is a great resource to supplement your studies. The course covers the same important world history concepts found in the book, but uses short videos that make it easy to study for a test or get help with a homework assignment.
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Anyone using the ACCESS World History textbook in class can benefit from this companion course. You'll learn about world history faster, retain it longer and earn a better grade.
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- Find the chapter within this course that corresponds to the one you're studying in the ACCESS World History Textbook.
- Watch fun videos that cover the world history topics you need to learn or review.
- Complete the quizzes to test your understanding of each lesson.
- If you need additional help, re-watch the videos until you've mastered the material or submit a question for one of our instructors.
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- Fun Content: These videos make learning ACCESS World History fun with engaging animation and real-world examples.
- Great Instructors: Study.com uses exceptional educators who can take topics like prehistoric times and make them easy to understand.
- Multiple Ways to Learn: Watch videos or read the lesson transcript.
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Students will be able to learn all the world history topics in the textbook with this engaging course, including:
- Prehistoric times
- Ancient and classical periods
- The post-classical period
- Early modern times
- The modern period
- World wars
- The contemporary era
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