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History CLEP History of the United States I CLEP

Recommended study program to prepare for the CLEP exam in History of the United States I

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    History of the United States I CLEP Exam
    The History of the United States I: Early Colonization to 1877 examination covers material that is usually taught in the first semester of a two-semester course in United States history. The examination covers the period of United States history from early European colonization to the end of Reconstruction, with the majority of the questions on the period of 1790-1877. In the part covering the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, emphasis is placed on the English colonies.

    The examination contains approximately 120 questions to be answered in 90 minutes. Some of these are pretest questions that will not be scored. Any time candidates spend on tutorials and providing personal information is in addition to the actual testing time.

    Knowledge and Skills Required
    Questions on the History of the United States I examination require candidates to demonstrate one or more of the following abilities.

    • Identification and description of historical phenomena
    • Analysis and interpretation of historical phenomena
    • Comparison and contrast of historical phenomena
    The subject matter of the History of the United States I examination is drawn from the following topics. The percentages next to the main topics indicate the approximate percentage of exam questions on that topic.

    Topical Specifications
    35% Political institutions, political...
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