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Course SummaryThis Harcourt Social Studies - World History Textbook Companion Course uses simple and fun videos to help students learn world history and earn a better grade. This textbook companion effectively teaches all the important world history concepts. Each of the video lessons is about five minutes long and is sequenced to align with the chapters in the Harcourt Social Studies - World History textbook.
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19 chapters in Harcourt Social Studies - World History: Online Textbook Help
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- Comprehensive test covering all topics
- Detailed video explanations for wrong answers
Who's It For?
Anyone enrolled in a class using the Harcourt Social Studies - World History textbook should consider this companion course. You will learn the material faster, retain it longer and earn a better grade.
How It Works
- Identify the chapter in your Harcourt Social Studies - World History textbook with which you need help.
- Find the corresponding chapter within our Harcourt Social Studies - World History Textbook Companion Course.
- Watch fun videos that cover the world history topics you need to learn or review.
- Complete the quizzes to test your understanding.
- If you need additional help, re-watch the videos until you've mastered the material or submit a question for one of our instructors.
Why It Works
- Fun Content: These videos make learning Harcourt Social Studies - World History fun with engaging animation and real-world examples.
- Great Instructors: Study.com uses exceptional educators who can take concepts like world geography and ancient civilizations and make them easy to understand.
- Multiple Ways to Learn: Watch videos or read the lesson transcript.
- Easy to Use: Access this textbook companion on any smartphone, tablet or laptop.
Students will learn topics including:
- World geography
- Early populations
- The Tigris and Euphrates valleys
- Early civilization in the Nile Valley
- Native American cultures in the Americas
- The Asian Classical Age
- Ancient Greeks and Romans
- Europe post-Rome
- Times of war, peace and change in the Western hemisphere
- New empires and trade development
- Global challenges
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