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Peterson's AP European History - Nathan Barber

Peterson's AP European History

AP tests have become a significant part of many students' application packages. Not only can a good score improve their chances of acceptance, it can save their families money. This newly updated guide contains a detailed overview of European history from 1450 to the present. Also included is a chapter of enrichment resources-primary and secondary source readings, Internet resources, and historical movies. Peterson's AP Series speaks to students who've put in the study time and have a pretty good idea of where they're headed. This new volume comes with a tried and true system for building confidence and improving scores. Features: * A diagnostic pretest to help test takers determine where they stand * Full length practice tests with detailed explanatory answers * Expert strategies for tracking standardized tests * In depth subject review

Introduction

Part I: AP European History Test Basics

Chapter 1. ABOUT THE AP EUROPEAN HISTORY TEST

PART II: Diagnosing Strengths and Weaknesses

Practice Test 1: Diagnostic

ANSWER KEY AND EXPLANATIONS

Part III: AP European History Review

Chapter 2. The Renaissance (C.1350-C.1550)

Chapter 3. The Reformation (1517-1648)

Chapter 4. The Age of Expansion, Absolutism, and Constitutionalism

Chapter 5. The Scientific Revolution and the Enlightenment

Chapter 6. The French Revolution and the Napoleonic Era (1789-1815)

Chapter 7. The Agricultural and Industrial Revolutions

Chapter 8. Europe from 1815-1900

Chapter 9. Europe in the Twentieth Century and Beyond

Part IV: Practice Test

Practice Test 2

ANSWER KEY AND EXPLANATIONS

Part V: Appendix

ENRICHMENT RESOURCES