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In the increasingly competitive world of college admissions, your score on an AP exam can mean the difference between acceptance into the college of your choice and disappointment. Let the experts at McGraw-Hill help you optimize your study experience and score big on the AP World History exam. This comprehensive app will enable you to assess your current knowledge level, review the relevant subject matter, and test your skills—all at your own pace.
Designed to assess a user's current knowledge and based closely on the actual AP World History test given each year, this application uses an ingenious 5 step method to prepare students for the exam.
The 5-Step Plan helps you get the most out of your study time.
Step 1: Set Up Your Study Program
By delving into the background of the AP World History test and scrutinizing the layout of previous tests, users can design a study schedule that works best for them.
Step 2: Determine Your Test Readiness
The app can also be used as a diagnostic tool, assessing a user’s current knowledge of the psychological sciences. This section of the app provides approximately 200 questions arranged into 27 historical categories including an examination of agrarian societies, political revolutions, social changes, and the continuing evolution of global trade, to name just a few.
Step 3: Develop the Strategies for Success
As with all exams, there are certain strategies that savvy students can employ to maximize their chances for success. Different types of questions demand different approaches.
Step 4: Review the Knowledge You Need to Score High
With over 300 flashcards, this app provides a thorough review of the major periods and significant milestones that have shaped World History. From the rise of early civilizations to the numerous conflicts and world wars that have defined our modern day existence, this app covers it all. With no stone left unturned, the user's knowledge will be challenged and broadened by this dynamic tool.
Step 5: Build Your Test-taking Confidence
Once you have completed Steps 1 through 4, you are ready to test your knowledge. The app provides a full-length practice test which can be timed just as the official AP exam.
The content for this application was created by Peggy Martin, author of McGraw-Hill's 5 Steps to a 5: AP World History. Ms. Martin is a Spanish and world history teacher at New Berlin High School in Illinois. She is the author of Kaplan SAT II World History.
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AP, Advanced Placement Program, and College Board are registered trademarks of the College Entrance Examination Board, which was not involved in the production of, and does not endorse, this product.
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