This title features electronic flashcards to help you reach your best score on the AP U.S. History exam. "McGraw-Hill's Podclass: AP U.S. History Flashcards for Your iPod" takes advantage of the iPod's functionality to create an innovative study tool for this AP exam. In this program, expert Stephen Armstrong has selected 600 terms that frequently appear on the AP U.S. History exam. Each term is accompanied by an explanation presented in an engaging manner to aid your memorization. You can create your own playlist of hard-to-remember terms or organize your own customized course of study. With these unique electronic flashcards, you will have a brand-new way of succeeding on the AP U.S. History exam.
Table of Contents
1. The Settling of the Western Hemisphere and Colonial America, 1450-1650 2. The British Empire in America: Growth and Conflict, 1650-1750 3. Resistance, Rebellion, and Revolution, 1750-1775 4. The American Revolution and the New Nation, 1775-1787 5. The Establishment of the New Political Systems, 1787-1800 6. The Jeffersonian Revolution, 1800-1820 7. The Rise of Manufacturing and the Age of Jackson, 1820-1845 8. The Union Expanded and Challenged, 1835-1860 9. The Union Divided: The Civil War, 1861-1865 10. The Era of Reconstruction, 1865-1877 11. Western Expansion and Its Impact on the American Character, 1860-1895 12. America Transformed into the Industrial Giant of the World, 1870-1910 13. The Rise of American Imperialism, 1890-1913 14. The Progressive Era, 1895-1914 15. The United States and World War I 16. America in the 1920s: The Beginning of Modern America 17. The Great Depression and the New Deal 18. World War II 19. The Origins of the Cold War 20. The 1950s: Prosperity and Anxiety 21. America in an Era of Turmoil 1960-1975 22. America from 1968-1988: Decline and Rebirth 23. America from 1988 to 2000: Prosperity and a New World Order 24. America from 2001 to 2006: The Threat of Terrorism and the Increase of Presidential Power 25. Contemporary America: Evaluating the "Big Themes" of American History
Stephen Armstrong is an AP History teacher, supervisor of social studies at Hall High School and two middle schools in West Hartford, Connecticut, and an adjunct professor of history at Central Connecticut State University.