Pre-GED Social Studies provides students with a plethora of content information and graphics throughout the text! The 2002 GED exam relies more on interpreting graphical information. World History is a new area of the GED exam and Contemporary's Pre-GED Social Studies dedicates a chapter to the study of world history. A basic Civics overview provides students with a beginning understanding of U.S. government. Color charts and graphs in both the pre- and post-test are provided to give students initial practice on realistic GED questions.