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Course SummaryCheck out this online study guide course to get ready for the Ohio State Test in American Government. As you work through the course, you'll complete short lessons and quizzes that are designed to strengthen and solidify your understanding of the exam's U.S. government topics.
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About The Course
These quick little video lessons take you through the structure, branches, history and principles of American government at the federal, state and local levels. You will study how each level works, rights and responsibilities of the citizen, policy-making, political parties, the U.S. Constitution, and more. These lessons will provide you with solid preparation for all of the content you will encounter on the test. Short self-assessment quizzes help you measure how well you have understood the lessons, and chapter tests check for overall mastery.
About the Ohio State Test: American Government
The Ohio State Test in American Government is intended to measure the student's knowledge according to the educational standards for the State of Ohio. The American Government test is given at the high school level and takes about three hours to complete. Content areas include civics, state and local government, the U.S. Constitution, the structure and branches of the United States government, how governments make policy, the role of the citizen, and other related topics. The types of questions found on the exam include multiple-choice, human-scored, machine-scored constructed response, and enhanced selected-response items.
Ohio State Test: American Government Registration and Preparation
This is a required examination given within the school districts. The Ohio State Test: American Government test may be administered by the school districts either online or on paper, but students must take all parts of the test in the same mode. This refresher course will help students strengthen their subject area knowledge, and the quizzes and chapter exams provide preparation for some of the types of questions they will encounter. Instructors and subject-matter experts are available for questions when needed, and the dashboard provides an easy way to stay on track.
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