Ch 61: Ohio Graduation Test: Social Studies Skills & Methods

About This Chapter

This chapter on Social Studies Skills and Methods is designed to help you succeed at the related portions of the Ohio graduation test, with easy-to-follow video lessons walking you through each related topic you may encounter on the exam.

Ohio Graduation Test: Social Studies Skills and Methods - Chapter Summary

This chapter hits on key aspects of a well-written social studies essay, from initial conception of your main point to important components of the body. Study the information so that you'll be prepared when you're answering the Ohio Graduation Test's relevant questions. After reviewing this chapter's lessons, you'll have improved your ability to:

  • Gauge a source's reliability, credibility and worth
  • Define a thesis statement
  • Provide evidence that supports your written work

You'll be able to choose the way you learn the material since there's an option of receiving the lessons through a video or a transcript. You can test your knowledge using the lesson quizzes and print each one as a worksheet to study further offline.

Ohio Graduation Test: Social Studies Skills and Methods Chapter Objectives

The social studies assessment within the Ohio Graduation Test is intended to measure your comprehension of seven core areas of social studies: history, people in societies, geography, economics, government, citizenship rights and responsibilities, and social studies skills and methods. The test includes 32 multiple-choice questions, four short-answer questions and two extended-response questions. The content covered in this chapter will help you on the social studies skills and methods portion of the test, with lessons addressing the topics you'll want to be familiar with for this section.

Chapter Practice Exam
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