CLEP Western Civilization II
CLEP Western Civilization II Examination Description
The Western Civilization II: 1648 to the Present examination covers material that is generally taught in the second semester of a two-semester course in Western Civilization. Inquiries spread European history from the mid-seventeenth century through the post-Second World War period including political, financial, and social advancements, for example, Scientific Thought, the Enlightenment, the French and Industrial Revolutions, and the First and Second World Wars. Competitors may be solicited to pick the right definition from a chronicled term, select the recorded figure whose political perspective is portrayed, recognize the right relationship between two verifiable components, or distinguish the wrong blending of a person with an authentic occasion. Gatherings of inquiries may oblige possibility to decipher, assess, or relate the substance of an entry, a guide, a photo, or a cartoon to the next data, or to dissect and utilize the information contained in a chart or table.
The examination contains 120 inquiries to be replied in an hour and a half. Some of these are pretest inquiries that won't be scored. Whenever competitors spend on instructional exercises and giving individual data is notwithstanding the genuine testing time.
Knowledge and Skills Required for CLEP Western Civilization II Examination
Questions on the Western Civilization II examination require candidates to demonstrate one or more of the following abilities:
• Ability to identify the causes and effects of major historical events
• Ability to analyze, interpret, and evaluate textual and graphic materials
• Ability to distinguish the relevant from the irrelevant
• Ability to reach conclusions on the basis of facts
• Understanding important factual knowledge of developments in Western Civilization
The subject matter of the Western Civilization II examination is drawn from the following topics. The percentages next to the main topics indicate the approximate percentages of exam questions on those topics.