Ch 66: MTTC History: Interest Groups & American Democracy

About This Chapter

Quickly prepare for the MTTC History exam through these short and engaging lessons on American democracy and political interest groups. Use the quizzes to verify your knowledge of the material.

MTTC History: Interest Groups & American Democracy - Chapter Summary

This series of video lessons offers a fun and easy method to reinforce your knowledge of interest groups and American democracy in preparation for the MTTC History exam. The videos cover key topics you'll find on the exam, such as:

  • Types of interest groups found in the U.S.
  • History and development of interest groups in the U.S.
  • Interest groups' strategies for influencing public policy
  • Pluralist views on political activities of interest groups

Each of the quick and fun video lessons in this chapter comes with a transcript so you can easily find the key terms you'll need to know for the exam. Video tags offer a convenient way to refer back to main points in the video without having to re-watch the whole lesson. The knowledgeable experts who teach these lessons guide you through each concept step-by-step so you can easily retain critical info for the exam.

Objectives of the MTTC History: Interest Groups & American Democracy Chapter

Becoming a history teacher in Michigan requires applicants to take the MTTC History exam as part of the licensure process. Designed to assess your knowledge of fundamental history topics, this exam is composed of 100 multiple-choice questions. Your knowledge of interest groups and American democracy will be tested in the interdisciplinary perspectives subarea. This subarea comprises around 24% of the exam.

Use the quizzes that follow each lesson in this chapter to prepare for the type of questions you'll find on the exam as well as to make sure you understand the material you'll be asked about.

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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