Ch 74: NMTA Social Science: Ethnicity & Geography

About This Chapter

We can help you identify the important aspects of Ethnicity and Geography in preparation for the NMTA Social Science Exam. The video lessons and self-assessment quizzes give you two different approaches to the same material, to help you correctly answer questions on this subject on the test.

NMTA Social Science: Ethnicity and Geography - Chapter Summary

Use the lessons contained within this chapter to refresh your memory about Ethnicity and Geography as you study for the NMTA Social Science Exam. The videos cover all the important elements of the subject, including:

  • Race and ethnicity definitions
  • Social minority vs. social majority
  • Transforming ethnicities into nationalities
  • Ethnic competition, division and domination
  • Ethnic cleansing

Our knowledgeable instructors present the information in a manner that is both instructive and enjoyable. By learning the material via different modalities, you are exposed to it more than once, which can enhance your retention and be more interesting.

Objectives of the NMTA Social Science: Ethnicity and Geography Chapter

The NMTA Social Science Exam evaluates your knowledge and comprehension of many areas within social science including historiography and world history, US history, geography and culture, government and economics. Your test score is used to determine eligibility for a teacher's license in the state of New Mexico. The topics in this Ethnicity and Geography chapter fall within the Geography and Culture content domain, making up 19% of the questions. By taking the self-assessment quizzes that accompany the lessons, you can see how well you've mastered the key material and get some practice with the types of questions that will appear on the test.

The NMTA Social Science Exam is comprised of 150 multiple-choice items. You will be asked to read a passage or question and it will be followed by several response alternatives. Your task will be to select the single best answer.

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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