TASC Social Studies: Prep and Practice

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  • Available Lessons: 266
  • Average Lesson Length: 8 min
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Course Summary

Refer to this study guide to help you better understand topics relating to history, civics, economics and other areas of social studies. You could expect to find the material addressed in this course when taking the Test Assessing Secondary Completion (TASC) Social Studies exam. This course was last updated in 2018.
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27 chapters in TASC Social Studies: Prep and Practice

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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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Flashcards - Events & Leaders of the American Revolution
Flashcards - The Making of a Nation after the American Revolution
Flashcards - The Virginia Dynasty
Flashcards - Jacksonian Democracy
Flashcards - Everyday Life in Antebellum America
Flashcards - Manifest Destiny & American Expansion
Flashcards - Buildup to the American Civil War
Flashcards - The American Civil War
Flashcards - After the Civil War: Reconstruction
Flashcards - Westward Expansion, Industrialization & Urbanization (1870-1900)
Flashcards - The Progressive Era of the Early 20th Century
Flashcards - American Imperialism & World War I
Flashcards - 1920s America
Flashcards - America and the Great Depression
Flashcards - Significant Events of World War II
Flashcards - World Events & Politics After World War II (1946-1959)
Flashcards - Events & Presidents During the Cold War (1950-1973)
Flashcards - America in the 1970s
Flashcards - America in the 1980s
Flashcards - 21st Century America (1992-2013)
Flashcards - Elements of American Government
Flashcards - Federalism in the US
Flashcards - Civil Liberties in the U.S.
Flashcards - Civil Rights in the U.S.
Flashcards - History of Political Parties in the U.S.
Flashcards - U.S. Public Policy & Social Programs
Flashcards - Scarcity, Opportunity Cost & Production Possibility Curves
Flashcards - Basics of Measuring the Economy
Flashcards - Fiscal & Economic Policy of American Government
Flashcards - Modern Economic Systems Overview
Flashcards - Global Trade, Global Markets & Macroeconomics
Flashcards - International Trade Treaties & Regulations
Flashcards - Fundamentals of Geography
Flashcards - Geography and Farming
Flashcards - Political Geography Overview
Flashcards - Human and Cultural Migration

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