Ch 27: AP U.S. History: Test-Taking Skills and Prep: Help and Review

About This Chapter

The Test-Taking Skills and Prep chapter of this AP U.S. History Help and Review course is the simplest way to master getting ready to take the exam. This chapter uses simple and fun videos that are about five minutes long, plus lesson quizzes and a chapter exam to ensure students learn the essentials of test-taking skills and preparation.

Who's it for?

Anyone who needs help learning or mastering AP U.S. History material will benefit from taking this course. There is no faster or easier way to learn AP U.S. History. Among those who would benefit are:

  • Students who have fallen behind in understanding how to develop test-taking strategies and skills
  • Students who struggle with learning disabilities or learning differences, including autism and ADHD
  • Students who prefer multiple ways of learning history (visual or auditory)
  • Students who have missed class time and need to catch up
  • Students who need an efficient way to learn about test-taking skills and prep
  • Students who struggle to understand their teachers
  • Students who attend schools without extra history learning resources

How it works:

  • Find videos in our course that cover what you need to learn or review.
  • Press play and watch the video lesson.
  • Refer to the video transcripts to reinforce your learning.
  • Test your understanding of each lesson with short quizzes.
  • Verify you're ready by completing the Test-Taking Skills and Prep chapter exam.

Why it works:

  • Study Efficiently: Skip what you know, review what you don't.
  • Retain What You Learn: Engaging animations and real-life examples make topics easy to grasp.
  • Be Ready on Test Day: Use the Test-Taking Skills and Prep chapter exam to be prepared.
  • Get Extra Support: Ask our subject-matter experts any test-taking question. They're here to help!
  • Study With Flexibility: Watch videos on any web-ready device.

Students will review:

This chapter helps students review the concepts in a test-taking skills and prep unit of a standard AP U.S. History course. Topics covered include:

  • Acing multiple choice questions
  • Mastering the document-based essay question
  • Acing the short-answer questions

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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Other Chapters

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