Praxis II World and US History - 50 test questions free

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Dynamic Path's PRAXIS II: World and US History module is the perfect tool to help prospective teachers properly prepare for this competitive certification exam.

The module contains over 340 simulated exam questions addressing nearly all the topics commonly covered on the test. Each question is paired with a detailed, helpful explanation. Learn at your own pace in Study Mode, or give yourself a timed quiz in Test Mode.

Topics covered include:
– Ancient world civilizations
– The enlightenment
– The founding of the new world
– The modern era
– Important vocab

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Katie McConnaughey is a freelance writer and editor based in Redmond, Washington. She received her Bachelors in History from Mount Holyoke College in 2004. Since that time, she has worked in the publishing industry, working primarily on children's and young adult literature.

Since going freelance in 2007, Katie has edited, written, proofread, and copyedited for a large variety of clients, including Simon & Schuster, Alloy Entertainment, becker&mayer! book producers, Symphony Space, diacriTech, the New York City Department of Health & Mental Hygiene, and a number of private clients. She specializes in creative and educational non-fiction for the children’s and YA market.


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There are 120 questions on the Praxis World and US History exam across the following four categories: Section I: World History up to 1450 CE (30 questions, 25%), Section II: World History 1450 CE to Present (30 questions, 25%), Section III: United States History up to 1877 CE (30 questions, 25%), and Section IV: United States History 1877 CE - Present (30 questions, 25%).

The Praxis World and US History exam is 2 hours long.

A passing score for the Praxis World and US History exam is between 141 and 160 depending on the state.

A passing grade of the Praxis World and US History exam is intended for individuals who intend to teach secondary school level history or social studies courses.

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