Annotations for GED Social Studies


Baker & Taylor
Study guide for the social studies section of the GED, reviews skills needed for the test.

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Video Aided Instruction
"This invaluable program continues where our ""Pre-GED Social Studies"" course leaves off, and helps you make sense of the various topics tested on the GED Social Studies Test, like U.S. and world history, civics and government, economics, and geography. To succeed, you'll need to: read and understand passages about these different fields; analyze graphic images like graphs, tables, maps, and cartoons; and answer questions about the information and concepts presented. These videos will teach you how to pass this challenging exam, including: a thorough review of the four key thinking skills for social studies -- comprehension, application, analysis, and evaluation; what you need to know about each social studies area; many sample questions from each type of source material; detailed explanations of why every wrong answer is wrong; and much more.
* Insider strategies for answering every type of question
* How to recognize the main ideas and details in any reading passage
* Interpret historical documents and graphic images from social studies
* Vital information about history, government, economics, and geography
* What you can do every day to prepare for the exam and boost your score
* How to pick the right answers -- and avoid those tempting wrong ones
Two DVDs/4 Hrs. 7 Mins. Total. Item #VAI-1256.
Volume 5 of Video Aided Instruction's 6-Volume GED Series."

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Video Aided Instruction
This invaluable program continues where our "Pre-GED Social Studies" course leaves off, and helps you make sense of the various topics tested on the GED Social Studies Test, like U.S. and world history, civics and government, economics, and geography. To succeed, you'll need to: read and understand passages about these different fields; analyze graphic images like graphs, tables, maps, and cartoons; and answer questions about the information and concepts presented. These videos will teach you how to pass this challenging exam, including: a thorough review of the four key thinking skills for social studies -- comprehension, application, analysis, and evaluation; what you need to know about each social studies area; many sample questions from each type of source material; detailed explanations of why every wrong answer is wrong; and much more.
* Insider strategies for answering every type of question
* How to recognize the main ideas and details in any reading passage
* Interpret historical documents and graphic images from social studies
* Vital information about history, government, economics, and geography
* What you can do every day to prepare for the exam and boost your score
* How to pick the right answers -- and avoid those tempting wrong ones
Two DVDs/4 Hrs. 7 Mins. Total. Item #VAI-1256.
Volume 5 of Video Aided Instruction's 6-Volume GED Series.

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