Barron's AP U.S. Government and Politics, 10th Edition
Advanced Placement students will appreciate the in-depth preparation they will find in this must-have manual that includes two full-length model AP U.S. Government and Politics exams with answer keys and explanations; an extensive subject review of the branches of federal government, political parties, and more; updated content includes recent Supreme Court decisions and the 2016 Presidential election; and newly revised free-response questions with rubrics. The manual can be purchased alone or with an optional CD-ROM that has two additional full-length practice tests with automatic scoring and fully explained answers. BONUS ONLINE PRACTICE TEST: Students who purchase this book or package will also get FREE access to one additional full-length online AP U.S. Government and Politics test with all questions answered and explained.
From the front Cover Table of Contents: Barron s Essential 5 Preface Introduction Using the Book The Structure of the Test How the Test Is Scored Study Strategies Multiple-Choice Questions Free-Response Questions Data-Based Questions Part One: Constitutional Underpinnings The Theory of Modern Government Constitutional Foundations The Constitution Federalism Part Two: Civil Rights and Civil Liberties The Bill of Rights and Civil Liberties Civil Rights: Equal Protection Under the Law Part Three: The Institutions of Government The Congress The Presidency The Judiciary The Bureaucracy Part Four: Political Parties, Elections, Political Beliefs, The Media, And Special Interest Groups Political Parties and Political Action Nominations, Campaigns, and Elections Political Beliefs and the Media Special Interest Groups--Lobbyists and PACs Part Five: Public Policy Issues The Economy, the Federal Budget, Social Welfare and Entitlements Part Six: Model Exams Model Exam 1 Answer Key Model Exam 2 Answer Key Glossary Index