The key to mastering the Free Response Questions on the National Exam is to KNOW content. You have to have solid facts to put into your essay. If you are vague and general with your response, you will not get credit. The best way for you to work on content mastery is to absolutely KNOW your Id terms. The following links will take you to chapter ID lists written out with the bare minimum that you should know. Inaddition to knowing th eterms, you will need to now how the term connects to the course and scope of history----that is---its meaning and importance in history.