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Is the social studies Praxis hard?

There are two Praxis Social Studies tests for beginning secondary teachers. You must learn about the test that YOUR state requires. Both exams test the knowledge a beginning secondary social studies teacher should have. Don't be fooled by the word “beginning”: these Praxis Social Studies tests are difficult!

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Similarly, it is asked, how many questions are on the Social Studies Praxis?

Suppose you got 92 questions right on the Praxis II for Social Studies: Content Knowledge (5081). There are a total of 130 questions on Praxis II 5081. This means that your raw score is 92/130.

Likewise, what is on the middle school social studies praxis? Praxis II Middle Grade Social Studies (5089) Practice Test. This exam will measure your understanding of United States history, world history, government and civics, geography, and economics.

One may also ask, why is the praxis so hard?

The basic content of the Praxis Core is — in theory — not so hard. The Core Reading, Core Writing, and Core Math tests are designed to test the academic skills you were taught in middle school and high school. After all, if you're taking the Praxis, you passed middle school and high school classes years ago!

How can I pass social studies?

Regardless of the specific subject matter of your course, you can apply several basic strategies to your studies to ensure you will pass social studies class.

Study for exams.

  1. Ask your teacher for a study guide.
  2. Form a study group.
  3. Quiz yourself often.
  4. Match your study style to the exam format.

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