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3rd Edition
Kenneth R. Senter, M.S. - All books by this author

This updated edition provides a number of tools to help students succeed on the SAT Subject Test in U.S. History:
  • A diagnostic test to help students pinpoint their strengths and weaknesses
  • Three full-length practice tests with all questions answered and explained
  • Timelines at the start of each chapter highlighting key events
  • Test-taking strategies and tips for answering multiple-choice questions
  • An in-depth review of U.S. history, starting with European colonization of North America and covering major topics that include: the Civil War and Reconstruction, the Great Depression, important Supreme Court cases, and more
  • Review quizzes with answer explanations following every five chapters
The manual can be purchased alone or with an optional CD-ROM that presents two additional full-length practice tests with automatic scoring and fully explained answers.

Table of Contents:
  • 1 Welcome to the SAT Subject Test in U.S. History
    Test Registration
    How to Use This Book
    Three Approaches for Three Review Paces
    Introduction to the Test
    Multiple-Choice Strategies
    Test-Taking Strategies
    Final Advice
    Diagnostic Test
    Answer Key
    Test Analysis
    Answer Explanations
  • 2 Motives and Methods of European Exploration
  • 3 Spanish, French, and Dutch Colonization
  • 4 English Colonization
  • 5 Colonial “American” Society
  • 6 Mercantilism and Colonial Wars
    Mini Quiz
    Answer Explanations
  • 7 The American Revolution and the War for Independence
  • 8 The Critical Period and the Formation of American Values
  • 9 The Federalist Age
  • 10 The Jeffersonian Revolution and the Era of Good Feelings
  • 11 The War of 1812 and the Age of Jackson
    Mini Quiz
    Answer Explanations
  • 12 Political Evolution in the Age of Jackson
  • 13 The Reform Impulse
  • 14 The Ramifications of Slavery
  • 15 Expansion and Two Wars with Mexico
  • 16 The Last Attempts at Compromise
    Mini Quiz
    Answer Explanations
  • 17 The Civil War
  • 18 Reconstruction
  • 19 The Settlement of the West
  • 20 The New American Economy
  • 21 Gilded Age Politics
    Mini Quiz
    Answer Explanations
  • 22 The Revolt of the Common Man
  • 23 The Progressive Reform Movement
  • 24 Domestic Policy Debate
  • 25 The Spanish-American War and the Imperialism Debate
  • 26 American Involvement in the Great War
    Mini Quiz
    Answer Explanations
  • 27 The Roaring Twenties: Sex, Alcohol, and Jazz
  • 28 The Stock Market Crash and the Great Depression
  • 29 The Rise and Fall of the New Deal
  • 30 World War II
  • 31 Truman and Eisenhower in Post-War America
    Mini Quiz
    Answer Explanations
  • 32 The Changing Values of the 1960s
  • 33 The Civil Rights Movement
  • 34 Foreign and Domestic Crises of the Vietnam Era
  • 35 Nixon and the Arms and Space Races
  • 36 Presidents Looking for America
    Mini Quiz
    Answer Explanations
  • 37 Conservative Resurgence
  • 38 Moderate America
  • 39 Presidential Pendulum in the Information Age
  • 40 American Scientific and Technological Advances
  • 41 Essential Supreme Court Cases
    Mini Quiz
    Answer Explanations
  • 42 Practice Tests
    Practice Test 1
    Answer Key
    Test Analysis
    Answer Explanations
    Practice Test 2
    Answer Key
    Test Analysis
    Answer Explanations
    Practice Test 3
    Answer Key
    Test Analysis
    Answer Explanations


Paperback / 608 Pages / 8 3/8 x 10 7/8 / 2016


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