Ch 14: GED Social Studies: Essay Skills

About This Chapter

This chapter is all about the types of skills you'll want to have ready for the essay portion of the GED Social Studies exam. You'll go over key methods and considerations to keep in mind when taking on this section of the test.

GED Social Studies: Essay Skills - Chapter Summary

The lessons in this chapter break down the components of quality essay writing to help you prepare for the related portion of the GED Social Studies test. You'll review key aspects of essay construction and execution that take into account the act of writing an in-test essay. By the end of the chapter, you can expect to have a firmer handle on:

  • Collecting evidence for an essay
  • Organizing points in an essay
  • Responding to an essay prompt

The practice quizzes accompanying each of these lessons allow you to check your comprehension on a topic-by-topic basis. These assessments function interactively, directing you right back to the relevant portion of the material whenever you answer incorrectly. At the chapter's end, you'll have the chance to test yourself on a more overall level using a practice final exam.

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