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Ch 27: NMTA Social Science: Political Developments (1760-1848)

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We can show you what you need to know about the political developments from 1760-1848, in preparation for the NMTA Social Science Exam. The video lessons and self-assessment quizzes give you a couple of different ways to study the material and answer the questions correctly on the test.

NMTA Social Science: Political Developments (1760-1848) - Chapter Summary

The lessons in this chapter can serve as the basis for a review of the political developments from 1760-1848, as you prepare for the NMTA Social Science Exam. The videos review the important material to help you with these types of questions on the test:

  • Liberalism, radicalism, and republicanism in the 1800s
  • Socialism
  • European revolutions and revolts 1815-1832
  • Independence movements in Latin America
  • Central European revolutions of 1848
  • Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels: The Communist Manifesto

Our expert instructors can help you recollect what you studied in college about political developments from 1760-1848, and perhaps pick up another fact or two. Our multiple didactic approaches make it more efficient and more interesting to study the material.

Objectives of the NMTA Social Science: Political Developments (1760-1848) Chapter

The NMTA Social Science Exam is a standardized test measuring the depth and breadth of your knowledge about several areas of social science including historiography and world history, US history, geography and culture, government and economics. The topics in this Political Developments (1760-1848) chapter fall within the Historiography and World History Content Domain, making up 25% of the test questions. By doing the self-assessment quizzes that come with the videos, you can test your knowledge of these topics yourself and practice answering the types of questions you'll find on the test.

There are 150 multiple-choice questions on the exam. You will be asked to read a passage or question and look at several possible answers, from which you must choose the correct one.

6 Lessons in Chapter 27: NMTA Social Science: Political Developments (1760-1848)
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Liberalism, Radicalism, and Republicanism in the 1800s

1. Liberalism, Radicalism, and Republicanism in the 1800s

This lesson will define and explain the political ideologies of the 19th century, specifically radicalism, republicanism, and liberalism. In doing so, it will highlight their beliefs in the right to vote, freedom from religion, separation of church from state, and laissez-faire economics.

Socialism: Definition & Leaders

2. Socialism: Definition & Leaders

This lesson defines and explains the 19th century political ideology socialism. In doing this, it will highlight the roles of the Industrial Revolution and the socialist experiments of Robert Owen and Charles Fourier.

European Revolutions and Revolts from 1815-1832

3. European Revolutions and Revolts from 1815-1832

This lesson will explain the European revolutions occurring in the first half of the 19th century. It will discuss the common classes' response to the Congress of Vienna, the Concert of Europe, and the old aristocracies' grasping for power.

Independence Movements in Latin America: Examples & Impact

4. Independence Movements in Latin America: Examples & Impact

This lesson will explore the 19th century Latin American revolutions. In doing so, it will highlight the roles L'Ouverture, Hidalgo, and Bolivar played in bringing freedom to Haiti, Mexico, and South America.

Central European Revolutions of 1848: History, Causes & Effects

5. Central European Revolutions of 1848: History, Causes & Effects

This lesson explores the Central European revolutions of 1848. In doing so, it will highlight the nationalist movements across Germany, Austria, and Italy. It will also signify the revolution in France as the catalyst for this historic year.

Karl Marx & Friedrich Engels: The Communist Manifesto

6. Karl Marx & Friedrich Engels: The Communist Manifesto

This lesson will explore the 19th century roots of Marxism and communism. In doing this, it will explain the role the Industrial Revolution played in forming the famous work of Marx and Engels, known as the Communist Manifesto.

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