Ch 54: NMTA Social Science: The Cold War (1950-1973)

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Let us guide you as you review the events of the Cold War in preparation for the NMTA Social Science exam. These video lessons and self-assessment quizzes give you multiple opportunities to learn the correct answers to these types of questions on the test.

NMTA Social Science: The Cold War (1950-1973) - Chapter Summary

Use the lessons contained in this chapter for your review of the material on the Cold War from 1950-1973, as you prepare for the NMTA Social Science exam. The videos present everything you need to know, including:

  • Significant events early in the Cold War
  • The United States and the Korean War
  • Dwight D. Eisenhower's and John F. Kennedy's roles during the Cold War
  • Conflicts throughout the Vietnam War

Our expert instructors go over all the important people, places and events so they are fresh in your mind for the test. Once you finish reviewing the lessons, you can take the final chapter exam to determine how much of the information you thoroughly comprehend.

Objectives of the NMTA Social Science: The Cold War (1950-1973) Chapter

The NMTA Social Science exam is a standardized test that looks at your mastery of many areas of social science including historiography and world history, US history, geography and culture, government and economics. You need to pass the exam to gain certification to teach social sciences in the state of New Mexico. The topics in The Cold War (1950-1973) chapter are found in the US History content domain which accounts for 25% of the test questions. Get experience answering these types of questions by completing the self-assessment quizzes that come with the video lessons.

The test consists of 150 multiple-choice items. You will be asked to read a paragraph or question and then examine several possible response alternatives. From these, you will need to select the single correct answer.

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