Praxis Social Studies - Content & Interpretation (5086): Study Guide & Practice

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Refer to the lessons in this extensive study guide to fully prepare yourself to take the Praxis Social Studies - Content & Interpretation exam. You'll be ready to take the exam in just a few short weeks when you use this resource to reinforce what you need to know. This course was last updated in 2018.
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Course Practice Test

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Lesson 1 - Lincoln's Election, Southern Secession & the New Confederacy  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - Civil War Begins: Northern and Southern Advantages Compared  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - The First Battle of Bull Run: Civil War Blood is Shed  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - Key Civil War Battles in 1862: Monitor and Merrimac, Antietam, New Orleans & Shiloh  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - The Emancipation Proclamation: Creation, Context and Legacy  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - Civil War Turning Points: Chancellorsville, Gettysburg and Vicksburg  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - End of the Civil War: General Grant Begins the March Toward Richmond  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - Lincoln's Assassination and Lee's Surrender at Appomattox Courthouse  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Primary Source: The Emancipation Proclamation  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Primary Source: The Missouri Compromise  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - Primary Source: 'The Hypocrisy of American Slavery' by Frederick Douglass  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - Primary Source: 'Democrats, Are You Ready?'  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Primary Source: Letter from Gen. Robert E. Lee to Confederate President Jefferson Davis, 1863  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - Primary Source: Richmond Daily Dispatch on August 30, 1864  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Primary Source: Articles of Agreement Relating to the Surrender of the Army of Northern Virginia  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - Primary Source: Passage of the 14th Amendment by the US Senate on June 9, 1866  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - Primary Source: Journal of the US Senate on June 22, 1866  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - Primary Source: John Brown's Address to the Virginia Court in 1859  Take Quiz

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