World History: Prehistory to 1500 - Ace Your College Exams

World History: Prehistory to 1500 - Ace Your College Exams

by Jon Sterngass


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A wealth of essential facts in the Q-and-A format that you want! This book is the ideal way to sharpen your skills and prepare for exams

Get the question-and-answer practice you need with McGraw-Hill's 500 College World History I Questions to Know by Test Day. Organized for easy reference and intensive practice, the questions cover all essential college world history topics and include detailed answer explanations.

The 500 practice questions are similar to course exam questions so you will know what to expect on test day. Each question includes a fully detailed answer that puts the subject in context. This additional practice helps you build your knowledge, strengthen test-taking skills, and build confidence. From prehistory to 1500, this book covers the key issues in world history.

Prepare for exam day with:

  • 500 essential college world history questions and answers organized by subject
  • Detailed answers that provide important context for studying
  • Content that follows the current college 101 course curriculum

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780071780582
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date: 04/30/2012
Pages: 256
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.80(d)

About the Author

Jon Sterngass, Ph.D., is the author of more than 30 educational books including John Brown (Chelsea House, 2008). He was an assistant professor at Union College in Schenectady, NY., and has a Ph.D. in American History from City University of New York.

Table of Contents

Ch 1: Prehistory and Neolitic Revolution

Ch 2: Egypt and Mesopotamia

Ch 3: Persia and Greece

Ch 4: The Hellenistic World

Ch 5: The Roman Republic and Empire

Ch 6: China—Hsia to Han

Ch 7: India through the Gupta Empire

Ch 8: The Byzantine Empire

Ch 9: Islam

Ch 10: Sub-Saharan Africa

Ch 11: The European Middle Ages

Ch 12: The Mongols

Ch 13: Tang-Song China and Southeast Asia

Ch 14: The Americas

Ch 15: Japan

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