TExES Core Subjects 4-8 - Social Studies (808): Practice & Study Guide

Course Summary

In this study guide, you'll review the history, geography, politics and economics topics that you would need to know as a Texas elementary or middle school teacher. This guide covers material found in the Social Studies section of the Texas Examinations of Educator Standards (TExES) Core Subjects 4-8 exam.
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14 Chapters in TExES Core Subjects 4-8 - Social Studies (808): Practice & Study Guide

14 chapters in TExES Core Subjects 4-8 - Social Studies (808): Practice & Study Guide

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Lesson 1 - Causes of World War I: Factors That Led to War Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7608].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7608].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - The Great Depression: The Wall Street Crash of 1929 and Other Causes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10065].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10065].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - World War II: The Start of the Second World War Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8827].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8827].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - The Holocaust: Anti-Semitism and Genocide in Nazi Germany Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8830].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8830].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - The Cold War: Definition, Causes & Early Events Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8556].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8556].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - United States Involvement in the Korean War: Causes and Effects Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8557].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8557].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - The Civil Rights Movement During the 1960s Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11476].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11476].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - The Vietnam War: Causes, Conflicts & Effects Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8562].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8562].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Western Civilization Since 1945: Timeline & Summary Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[42879].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[42879].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Contemporary Societies & Their Reflection of Historical Events Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[72650].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[72650].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - The Core Principles of American Government Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20086].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20086].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - What Is Local Government? - Definition, Responsibilities & Challenges Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19116].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19116].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Texas Constitution & Government: Overview & Processes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[72659].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[72659].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - The U.S. Presidential Election: History, Process & Evolution Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[42900].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[42900].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - What is Congress? - Definition, Powers & Structure Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17661].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17661].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - The State Court System of the United States: Definition & Structure Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17901].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17901].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - The Federal Court System of the United States: Definition, Structure & Levels Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17903].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17903].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Understanding the Meaning & History of American Symbols Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54757].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54757].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - National Holidays in the United States Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48018].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48018].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - US Citizenship: Process & Responsibilities Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[39418].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[39418].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - What Are Individual Rights? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15813].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15813].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - The Declaration of Independence: Summary & Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27867].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27867].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - The Constitution of the United States: Summary & Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27870].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27870].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - The Bill of Rights: Summary & Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27871].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27871].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Plessy v. Ferguson: Impact & Summary Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4436].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4436].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Landmark Supreme Court Cases: Schenck & Bakke Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[57043].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[57043].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Gideon v. Wainwright 1963: Summary, Facts & Decision Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17804].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17804].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Miranda v. Arizona: Summary, Facts & Significance Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17781].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17781].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Elements of Culture: Explanation of the Major Elements That Define Culture Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2738].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2738].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Cultural Adaptation: Definition, Theory, Stages & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[24290].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[24290].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Social Institutions: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3434].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3434].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Geography of Religion: Political & Social Impacts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28194].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28194].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Gender Roles in Society: Definition & Overview Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5047].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5047].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - The Advance of Science & Technology Since 1945: Developments & Impact Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14406].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14406].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Social & Political Developments Since 1945 Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14407].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14407].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Art & Culture Since 1945: Types & Artists Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14408].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14408].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - What is Historical Research? - Definition, Method & Steps Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[49779].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[49779].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Writing Research Questions: Purpose & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11761].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11761].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Primary vs. Secondary Resources in Historical Research Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[49775].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[49775].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Evaluating Major Historical Issues & Events From Diverse Perspectives Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[49777].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[49777].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Evaluating the Validity of Historical Documents & Narratives Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[49782].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[49782].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - How to Interpret Visual Representations of Historical Data Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[49784].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[49784].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Types of Maps: Population, Topographic, Weather, Political & World Maps Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[37331].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[37331].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional

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