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Kaplan SAT Subject Test U.S. History 2013-2014 edition - by Kaplan

Kaplan SAT Subject Test U.S. History 2013-2014 edition

Proven strategies, practice, and review to ace the SAT Subject Test U.S. History.

Getting into a top college has never been more difficult. Students need to distinguish themselves from the crowd, and scoring well on a SAT Subject Test gives students a competitive edge. Kaplan SAT Subject Test: U.S. History is the most up-to-date guide on the market with complete coverage of both the content review and strategies students need for success on test day.

Kaplan SAT Subject Test: U.S. History features:

  • A full-length diagnostic test
  • Full-length practice tests
  • Focused chapter summaries, highlights, and quizzes
  • Detailed answer explanations
  • Proven score-raising strategies
  • End-of-chapter quizzes

Part One: The Basics

Chapter 1. About the SAT Subject Test: U.S. History

Chapter 2. Strategies to Test Your Best

Part Two: Diagnostic Test

How to Calculate Your Score - How to Take the Diagnostic Test

Diagnostic Test

Answers and Explanations - Answer Key

Part Three: U.S. History Review

The Meeting of Three Peoples

The Colonial Period

Colonial Society in the 1700s

The American War for Independence

Experiments in Government

The Federalist Era

The Republicans in Power, 1800–1824

Jacksonian Democracy, 1824–1836

Growth, Slavery, and Reform, 1800–1850

Expansion, Conflict, and Compromise, 1820–1850

Slavery and the Road to Disunion, 1850–1861

The Civil War, 1861–1865

Reconstruction and Its Aftermath, 1865–1896

The Closing of the Frontier, 1876–1900

Industry, Big Business, and Labor Unions, 1865–1900

Society and Culture in the Gilded Age, 1865–1900

Politics of the Gilded Age, 1877–1900

Imperialism, 1880–1914

Progressive Era, 1900–1920

The United States and World War I, 1914–1920

Tradition and Change in the 1920s

The Crash, the Depression, and the New Deal

Politics and Society in the 1930s

World War II: From Neutrality to Hiroshima, 1936–1945

The Cold War, 1945–1963

Affluence and Conservatism, 1946–1960

The Kennedy and Johnson Years

The Civil Rights Movement, 1954–1968

The Vietnam War, 1954–1975

Cultural and Social Change in the 1960s

Politics and Society, 1968–1980

The Triumph of Conservatism, 1980–1992

America at the Turn of the Century

Years of Crisis, 2001–2008

Part Four: Practice Tests

How to Calculate Your Score - How to Take the Practice Tests

Practice Test 1

Answers and Explanations - Answer Key

Practice Test 2

Answers and Explanations - Answer Key

Practice Test 3

Answers and Explanations - Answer Key

Glossary