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- Available Lessons: 81
- Average Lesson Length: 8 min
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Course SummaryThis TCI History Alive America's Past Textbook Companion Course uses simple and fun videos to help students learn history and earn a better grade. Each of the video lessons is about five minutes long and is sequenced to align with the chapters in the TCI History Alive America's Past textbook.
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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 TCI History Alive America's Past 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 TCI History Alive America's Past textbook with which you need help.
- Find the corresponding chapter within our TCI History Alive America's Past Textbook Companion Course.
- Watch fun videos that cover the 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 TCI History Alive America's Past fun with engaging animation and real-world examples.
- Great Instructors: Study.com uses exceptional educators who can take events like the American Revolution 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:
- U.S. geography
- American Indians
- Europeans & routes of exploration in the new world
- Early English settlements
- Colony comparisons
- Colonial Williamsburg
- Tensions between the colonies & Great Britain
- The Declaration of Independence
- The American Revolution
- The Constitution & the Bill of Rights
- Citizens' roles in government
- America's economy
- Manifest destiny
- Westward expansion
- Goals of the Civil War
- The Industrial Revolution
- The modern U.S.
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