Ch 4: NMTA Social Science: Ancient Egypt

About This Chapter

Prepare for the NMTA (now NES) Social Science exam by watching these engaging videos on the ancient Egyptians. Use the practice self-assessments to get an idea of how well-prepared you are for test day.

NMTA Social Science: Ancient Egypt - Chapter Summary

Get a run-down on the Egyptians from the Bronze Age to the construction of the pyramids through this group of fun videos on history. Let our expert instructors help get you ready to take the NMTA Social Science exam by refreshing your memory of those long-ago history lessons with memorable graphics and condensed content that focuses on the most relevant material. The lessons in this chapter include:

  • The Bronze Age in Ancient Egypt
  • Egyptian social structure
  • Major Egyptian achievements

Each lesson includes a brief, informative video and transcript of the lesson with key terms and people set in bold type for easy reference and study. You will have the option of taking a quiz on the material in each lesson and a test at the end of the chapter. Use these assessments both to focus your studies and to get an idea of the kinds of things you will be asked during the real test.

NMTA Social Science: Ancient Egypt Chapter Objectives

The NMTA Social Science test is three hours long and has 150 multiple-choice questions. In order to gain your secondary-level social science endorsement with New Mexico teacher licensure, you must score at least 220 points with a possible maximum score of 300. The content of these lessons falls primarily in the Historiography and World History domain of the test. This section is worth 25% of the overall exam and covers competencies 0001-0004. Your scaled score will be available to you immediately after the test is complete, but your score report will be sent to you and the organization you indicated during registration about two weeks later.

Go to the NMTA website to make sure this is the test you need to take, find testing dates and register. Be sure to complete the other chapters in this course to boost your knowledge in other World History topics as well as geography, U.S. history, culture, economics, and government, the other domains of the test.

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