This test bank includes fifteen original stimulus-sets of multiple-choice questions, which are written in the new style to be used on the 2016 AP European History test. Each stimulus set includes a short primary- or secondary- source excerpt, and 2-6 questions over the excerpt. The bank includes a total of 40 questions. The questions cover AP European History Period Two (1648-1815).
Questions are aligned to the revised College Board Thematic Learning Objectives, Curriculum Framework, and historical thinking skills
emphasized on the revised AP test.
Stimuli for the questions in the bank include excerpts from:
*James I, speech to Parliament, 1610
*Jean Baptiste Colbert, Memorandum on Trade, 1664
*letter to William of Orange from Parliament, 1688
*engraving of Peter the Great with Dutch shipbuilders, 1697
*William Hogarth, Four Times of the Day: Night, engraving, 1738
*Francois Boucher, le Dejeuner, painting, 1739
*Jean-Jacques Rousseau, Emile, 1762
*Cesare Beccaria, ‘On Crimes and Punishments,’ 1764
*map of the three partitions of Poland, 1772, 1793, and 1795
*Adam Smith, the Wealth of Nations, 1776
*Frederick the Great, ‘Forms of Government and Duties of Rulers,’ 1777
*the Declaration of Pillnitz, 1791
*Thomas Paine, ‘Of the Religion of Deism Compared with the Christian Religion,’ 1794
*Napoleon Bonaparte, summary of the state of France, 1804
*map of Europe after the Congress of Vienna, 1815
When you purchase the product, you will receive a zipped folder that includes the same bank in four formats: Microsoft Word (editable), Examview Bank (editable), Examview Test (editable), and PDF (non-editable). This is intended to make it quick and easy for you to customize the questions to suit your class and to accommodate a wide variety of computer software.
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Keywords: Absolutism, Congress of Vienna, Enlightenment, Enlightened Despots, Europe, French Revolution, Napoleonic Wars, revised AP European History Test, stimulus-style multiple choice questions, test banks.
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