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CLEP History of the United States II Flashcards - Summary
Study historical topics for the CLEP History of the United States II exam with these fun online flashcards. Available on any computer or mobile device, these interactive flashcard sets allow you to review and memorize the historical information that you'll be tested on by the exam. Some of the U.S. history topics you'll study include:
- The Reconstruction Era
- The Progressive Era
- Imperialism in America
- America in the 1920s
- The Great Depression
- America during and following WWII
- The Cold War
- 1960s Civil Rights
- The U.S. in the 1970s
- Politics in contemporary America
How They Work
These interactive flashcards help you quickly review and repeat important historical terms, figures and dates until you commit them to memory.
- Open a flashcard set for the CLEP History of the United States II topic you're studying.
- Identify the historical event, figure, date or concept on the flashcard.
- Click the button to flip the card and view the answer.
- Select whether you got it right or missed it to keep track of your progress.
- Click the Next arrow to proceed through the flashcard set.
- Review the cards you missed or shuffle all cards back in and go through them again.
American Reconstruction Era Flashcards
Use these flashcards to bone up on your knowledge of the American Reconstruction era, from the end of the Civil War through the Gilded Age and the Second Industrial Revolution.
American Progressive Era Flashcards
Use these flashcards to explore the American Progressive era. Progressive reforms included better protection for workers, rights for women and African-Americans, economic reforms to break up monopolies, and political reforms to reduce corruption.
American Imperialism Flashcards
These flashcards will help you bone up on American imperialism, from involvement close to home in Latin America to commitments across the Atlantic in World War I. Test your knowledge about yellow journalism, the Paris Peace Conference, and more.
1920s America Flashcards
Use these flashcards to drill yourself on America in the 1920s, from social life during the Jazz Age, to racial tensions and the re-emergence of the Ku Klux Klan, to the poets and writers of the Harlem Renaissance.
The Great Depression Flashcards
The Great Depression marked the lengthiest economic downturn in U.S. history. But how did such a wealthy, sustainable nation arrive at such a low? And how did we dig ourselves out? These flash cards will explain the major events of this trying time.
The U.S. During & Post-World War II Flashcards
These flash cards will walk you through the key turning points of WWII, important foreign policies, and the efforts made to recover following this devastating conflict.
The Cold War Flashcards
Ever wondered about the events that transpired during the Cold War? This tumultuous time in the United States' history is rife with conflict, controversy, and fervency to put an end to the spread of Communism.
Civil Rights in 1960s America Flashcards
This set of flashcards covers the 1950s and 1960s in American history. It emphasizes the Civil Rights Movement, which unfolded during these two decades.
1970s America Flashcards
This set of flashcards will take you through the foreign and domestic issues the United States faced during the 1970s. Learn about the policies of Presidents Richard Nixon, Gerald Ford, and Jimmy Carter during one of America's most turbulent decades.
Contemporary American Politics Flashcards
This set of flashcards covers American history between 1980 and 2013. Topics include multiple presidential administrations, international conflict, domestic and foreign policy, economics, and the War on Terror.
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Other chapters within the CLEP History of the United States II: Study Guide & Test Prep course
- Reconstruction and the Gilded Age (1865-1877)
- Industrialization and Urbanization (1870-1900)
- The Progressive Era (1900-1917)
- American Imperialism (1890-1919)
- The Roaring 20s (1920-1929)
- The Great Depression (1929-1940)
- The US in World War ll (1941-1945)
- Post-War World (1946-1959)
- The Cold War (1950-1973)
- Protests, Activism and Civil Disobedience (1954-1973)
- The 1970s (1969-1979)
- The Rise of Political Conservatism (1980-1992)
- Contemporary America (1992-2013)
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