5 Steps to a 5 AP US Government & Politics 2016 by Pamela K. Lamb5 Steps to a 5 AP US Government & Politics 2016 by Pamela K. Lamb

5 Steps to a 5 AP US Government & Politics 2016

byPamela K. Lamb

Paperback | July 30, 2015

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Get ready for your AP US Government exam with this straightforward, easy-to-follow study guide—updated for all the latest exam changes

5 Steps to a 5: AP US Government features an effective, 5-step plan to guide your preparation program and help you build the skills, knowledge, and test-taking confidence you need to succeed. This fully revised edition covers the latest course syllabus and matches the latest exam.

The book provides access to McGraw-Hill Education’s interactive AP Planner app, which will enable you to receive a customizable study schedule on your mobile device.

  • Bonus app features daily assignment notifications, plus extra practice questions to assess test readiness
  • 4 complete practice AP US Government exams
  • 3 separate study plans to fit your learning style
Pamela K. Lamb teaches AP U.S. government and politics at Del Rio High School and is a reader of AP tests in history, government, and economics.
Title:5 Steps to a 5 AP US Government & Politics 2016Format:PaperbackDimensions:8.75 × 6.35 × 0.68 inPublished:July 30, 2015Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0071850546

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Table of Contents

STEP 1: Set Up Your Study Program
1. What You Need to Know About the AP U.S. Government and Politics Exam
2. How to Plan Your Time
STEP 2: Determine Your Test Readiness
3. Take a Diagnostic Exam
STEP 3: Develop Strategies for Success
4. Section I of the Exam: How to Approach the Multiple-Choice Questions
5. Section II of the Exam: How to Approach the Free-Response Essay
STEP 4: Review the Knowledge You Need to Score High
6. Architecture and Development of U.S. Government
7. Federalism
8. Political Culture
9. Political Parties
10. Voting and Elections
11. Interest Groups and the Mass Media
12. The Legislative Branch
13. The Executive Branch and the Bureaucracy
14. The National Judiciary
15. Civil Liberties and Civil Rights
16. The Politics and Public Policymaking
STEP 5: Build Your Test-Taking Confidence
* Practice Tests