AP World History Practice Test

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Period 1 (to c.600 BCE)5%
Period 2 (c.600BCE-c.600CE)15%
Period 3 (c.600CE-c.1450)20%
Period 4 (c.1450-c.1750)20%
Period 5 (c.1750-c.1900)20%
Period 6 (c.1900 to Present)20%
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Test Standards

Period 1 (to c.600 BCE)
1. (1.1.I)  Paleolithic Era
2. (1.2.I)  Neolithic Revolution
3. (1.2.II)  Agriculture & Pastoralism
4. (1.3.I & II)  Core & Foundational Civilizations
5. (1.3.III)  Culture & Unification
Period 2 (c.600BCE-c.600CE)
1. (2.1.I)  Religion & Ethics
2. (2.1.II)  New Belief Systems
3. (2.1.III & IV)  Religion & Society
4. (2.1.V)  Artistic Expressions
5. (2.2.I)  Key States & Empires
6. (2.2.II)  Imperial Administration
7. (2.2.III)  Afro-Eurasia & The Americas
8. (2.2.IV)  Collapse Of Empires
9. (2.3.I & II)  Trade Routes
10. (2.3.III)  Impact Of Trade Routes
Period 3 (c.600CE-c.1450)
1. (3.1.I)  Increasing Trade
2. (3.1.II)  Effects Of Movement
3. (3.1.III)  Cross-Cultural Exchanges
4. (3.1.IV)  Agricultural Diffusion
5. (3.2.I)  New States
6. (3.2.II)  Interregional Contacts & Transfers
7. (3.3.I)  Industrial & Agricultural Innovations
8. (3.3.II)  The Fate Of Cities
9. (3.3.III)  Societal Changes
Period 4 (c.1450-c.1750)
1. (4.1.I & II)  Globalizing Networks
2. (4.1.III)  Transoceanic Experiences
3. (4.1.IV)  The Transoceanic Economy
4. (4.1.V)  Columbian Exchange
5. (4.1.VI)  Syncretic Beliefs
6. (4.1.VII)  Artistic Achievements
7. (4.2.I)  Changes In Labor
8. (4.2.II)  New Hierarchies
9. (4.3.I)  Consolidating Power
10. (4.3.II & III)  Imperial Expansion & Challenges
Period 5 (c.1750-c.1900)
1. (5.1.I)  Industrialization
2. (5.1.II)  New Global Trade Patterns
3. (5.1.III)  New Financial Institutions
4. (5.1.IV)  Communication & Transportation
5. (5.1.V)  Capitalism & Its Responses
6. (5.1.VI)  Societal Transformations
7. (5.2.I)  European Imperialism
8. (5.2.II & III)  Impact Of Imperialism
9. (5.3.I)  The Enlightenment
10. (5.3.II & III)  Unity, Reform, & Revolution
11. (5.3.IV)  Transnational Ideologies
12. (5.4.I & II)  Migrations
13. (5.4.III)  Consequences Of Migration
Period 6 (c.1900 to Present)
1. (6.1.I)  Scientific Advances
2. (6.1.II)  Environmental Relationship
3. (6.1.III)  Demographic Shifts
4. (6.2.I)  New Political Order
5. (6.2.II)  Anti-Imperialism
6. (6.2.III)  Social & Demographic Changes
7. (6.2.IV)  Military Conflicts
8. (6.2.V)  Challenging Authority
9. (6.3.I)  20th Century Economic Challenges
10. (6.3.II)  Global Governance
11. (6.3.III)  Challenging Assumptions
12. (6.3.IV)  Popular & Consumer Culture