CliffsNotes AP U.S. Government and Politics 2nd Edition by Paul SoiferCliffsNotes AP U.S. Government and Politics 2nd Edition by Paul Soifer

CliffsNotes AP U.S. Government and Politics 2nd Edition

byPaul Soifer

Paperback | July 9, 2010

Pricing and Purchase Info

$23.99

Earn 120 plum® points
Quantity:

In stock online

Ships free on orders over $25

Not available in stores

about

Your complete guide to a higher score on the*AP U.S. Government and PoliticsAbout the book:Introduction - Reviews of the AP exam format and scoring - Proven strategies for answering multiple-choice questions - Hints for tackling the essay questions - FAQsPart I: Subject Area Reviews - Covers all subject areas you'll be tested on - Constitutional basis of U.S. government - Political beliefs and behaviors - Political parties, interest groups, and mass media - Structure of government - Public policy - Civil rights and civil liberties - Includes sample questions and answers for each subjectPart II: AP U.S. Government and Politics Practice Exams - 3 full-length practice exams with answers and complete explanations
PAUL SOIFER, Ph.D., is chair of the History Department at Yeshiva University High School in Los Angeles, where he teaches both AP U.S. History and AP U.S. Government.
Loading
Title:CliffsNotes AP U.S. Government and Politics 2nd EditionFormat:PaperbackDimensions:312 pages, 10.88 × 8.25 × 0.76 inPublished:July 9, 2010Publisher:Houghton Mifflin HarcourtLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0470562145

ISBN - 13:9780470562147

Look for similar items by category:

Reviews

Table of Contents

Introducing the Advanced Placement U.S. Government and Politics Exam.

Format of the Exam.

Scoring of the Exam.

Grading the Exam.

The Multiple-Choice Section.4

Direct Sentence Stem or Question.

Examples.

Reverse Multiple-Choice.

Examples.

Multiple Multiple-Choice.

Examples.

Data Questions.

Examples.

The Free-Response Section.

Starting to Write.

Tackling Data Questions.

Example 1.

Scoring Guidelines.

Sample Essay.

Comments.

Example 2.

Scoring Guidelines.

Sample Essay.

Comment.

Frequently Asked Questions about the AP U.S. Government and Politics Exam.

How to Use This Book.

PART I: SUBJECT AREA REVIEWS WITH PRACTICE QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS.

The Constitution.

Federalism.

Congress.

The Presidency.

The Bureaucracy.

The Judiciary.

Public Opinion.

Mass Media.

Political Parties.

Voting and Elections.

Interest Groups.

Civil Liberties.

Civil Rights.

Public Policy.

Economic Policy.

Foreign Policy.

PART II: AP U.S. GOVERNMENT AND POLITICS PRACTICE TESTS.

Practice Test 1.

Practice Test 2.

Practice Test 3.

PART III: APPENDIXES

Glossary of Key Terms.

The Constitution of the United States of America.

Important U.S. Supreme Court Cases.

Internet Resources for Further Study.