The Praxis Elementary Education study guide includes an extensive review of the four subareas covered on the exam: Reading and Language Arts, Mathematics, Social Studies, and Science. The 19 competencies include an overview and the details necessary to master each section. As an added bonus, each of the essay prompts include a sample essay to go along with them. Selected topics include: -Geometry and measurement -Algebra -Data organization -Geography -US & world history -Earth science -Life science -Communication skills -Literacy development This study guide includes a practice test with 120 multiple choice questions and four written response prompts. The practice test also includes an answer key and a thorough rationale for each correct answer. With an extensive review of the content area and teaching methods, detailed information about the test, and sample essay responses, this study guide is a must when preparing for your elementary education teaching certification.