ILTS Social Science - History (246): Test Practice and Study Guide

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    Research Methodologies: Quantitative, Qualitative & Mixed Method

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Review the subjects you can expect to find on the Illinois Licensure Testing System (ILTS) Social Science - History exam with this study guide course. Our video lessons, quizzes and chapter tests can help you prepare to take the exam and earn the best score that you're able to.
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48 chapters in ILTS Social Science - History (246): Test Practice and Study Guide

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Check your knowledge of this course with a 50-question practice test.
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Lesson 1 - Research Methodologies: Quantitative, Qualitative & Mixed Method  Take Quiz
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Lesson 2 - Nonscientific and Scientific Research: Definitions and Differences  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Basic Research and Applied Research: Definitions and Differences  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - How to Produce High-Quality Research  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - Using Content Analysis to Collect Social Research Data  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - Using Archival Research & Secondary Records to Collect Social Research Data  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - Purposes of Research: Exploratory, Descriptive & Explanatory  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - Ethical Research: Maintaining Privacy, Anonymity & Confidentiality  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - What Is Informed Consent in Research? - Definition & Purpose  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Research Misconduct: Fraud and Plagiarism  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - Legal and Unethical Behavior in Research  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - Selecting a Problem to Research  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - How to Choose a Research Method & Design  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - Writing Research Questions: Purpose & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Research Variables: Dependent, Independent, Control, Extraneous & Moderator  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - The Literature Review Process  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - Samples & Populations in Research: Definition  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - The Major Sections of a Research Study According to APA  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - Published & Typed Reports: Differences & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - Using Appropriate Tools for Scientific Tests & Data Collection  Take Quiz
Lesson 21 - What is Sociological Research? - Positivist, Interpretive and Critical Approaches  Take Quiz
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Lesson 1 - Intro to Personality  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - Developmental Psychology: Definition, Theorists & Types of Growth  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Emotions in Psychology: Definition, Biological Components & Survival  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - Studying Intelligence: History, Psychologists & Theories  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - Child and Adolescent Development: Developmental Milestones & Nature vs. Nurture  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - Social-Cognitive Learning Theory: Definition and Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - Albert Bandura: Social-Cognitive Theory and Vicarious Learning  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - Self-Determination Theory: Capacity, Strategy & Control Beliefs  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Piaget's Theory of Cognitive Development  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Jean Piaget's Stages of Cognitive Development  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - Lev Vygotsky's Theory of Cognitive Development  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - What is Learning? - Understanding Effective Classroom Strategies  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Linguistics: Language Development in Children  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - The Importance of Motivation in an Educational Environment  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Intro to Biological Psychology  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - How Emotion Influences Attitudes and Persuasion  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - Psychological Disorders: Definition, Examples & Approaches to Treatment  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - Personality Disorders: Borderline, Histrionic, Narcissistic, Schizoid & Antisocial  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - What Are Cognitive Disorders? - Definition and Perspectives  Take Quiz
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Lesson 1 - Westward Expansion: The Homestead Act of 1862 & the Frontier Thesis  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - Expanding the Transcontinental Railroad: History and Impact  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Native Americans: Conflict, Conquest and Assimilation During the Gilded Age  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - Economic Policies During the Second Industrial Revolution  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - American Industry Development in the Gilded Age: Bessemer Process, Scientific Management & New Business Models  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - Andrew Carnegie and the Robber Barons  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - Frederick Taylor & Management: Maximizing Productivity & Efficiency  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - Labor Conditions During the Second Industrial Revolution  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Gilded Age Politics: Political Machines & Civil Service Reform  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Labor Unions During the Second Industrial Revolution: Organized Labor vs. Management  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - The Grange and the Populist Party Platform: Goals, History & Definitions  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - Immigration in Industrial America and the Rise of Nativism  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Urbanization During the Second Industrial Revolution in America: Effects & Problems  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - The Social Gospel Movement: Definition and Goals of Urban Reform Movements  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Middle Class Opportunities in American Cities During the Second Industrial Revolution  Take Quiz
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Lesson 1 - The Invention of Writing  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - The History of Money and Rise of Complex Economies  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - How Religion Developed in the Stone Age and Bronze Age  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - The Fertile Crescent: Cradle of Civilization  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - Sumerian Art and Architecture  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - The Epic of Gilgamesh  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - Heirs of the Sumerians: Babylonians, Hittites, Hurrians and Assyrians  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - Assyrian Art and Architecture  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Hammurabi's Code: The Advent of Law, Prerequisites and Implications  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - What's the Difference Between Polytheism and Monotheism?  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - The Hebrews and Their Beliefs  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - Ancient Egypt in the Bronze Age  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Ancient Egyptian Art: History and Style  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - Ancient Egyptian Architecture: History, Characteristics & Influences  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Iron vs. Bronze: History of Metallurgy  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - Iron Age Empires: Neo-Babylonian, Neo-Assyrian and Persian Empires  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - Ancient Persian Art and Architecture: History & Style  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - Zoroastrianism: Definition, Beliefs & History  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - Cult of Mithras: Myth & History  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - Mesopotamian Kings: History, Politics & Religion  Take Quiz
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