Category: KTB Prep

KTB Prep aims to help people make informed and reasoned decisions for the public good as citizens of a culturally diverse, democratic society in an interdependent world. It consists of the American Government and Civics Series; U.S. History from Ericson to the Revolution, A Retrospective on the American Presidency, An Econ Primer, and the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict.


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As of 2012, there are 2.4 billion internet users around the world up 566% since the year 2000. 70% of internet users use it daily. 78% of North America uses the internet and 37% of the world uses the internet.


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kidd

Landmark Supreme Court Case: Kidd v. Pearson (1888)

Kidd v. Pearson (1888) is the 29th landmark Supreme Court case, the ninth case in the Economics module, featured in the KTB Prep American Government and Civics Series designed to acquaint users with the origins, concepts, organizations, and policies of the United States government and political system. The goal is...

carter coal

Landmark Supreme Court Case: Carter v. Carter Coal (1936)

Carter v. Carter Coal (1936) is the 65th landmark Supreme Court case, the 25th in the Economics module, featured in the KTB Prep American Government and Civics series designed to acquaint users with the origins, concepts, organizations, and policies of the United States government and political system. The goal is...

darby

Landmark Supreme Court Case: U.S. v. Darby Lumber (1941)

U.S. v. Darby Lumber (1941) is the 77th landmark Supreme Court cases, the thirtieth in the Economics module, featured in the KTB Prep American Government and Civics Series designed to acquaint users with the origins, concepts, organizations, and policies of the United States government and political system. The goal is...

minersville

Landmark Supreme Court Case: Minersville School District v. Gobitis

Minersville School District v. Gobitis (1940) is the 76th landmark Supreme Court cases, the fourth in the Education module, featured in the KTB Prep American Government and Civics Series designed to acquaint users with the origins, concepts, organizations, and policies of the United States government and political system. The goal...

hague

Landmark Supreme Court Case: Hague v. CIO (1939)

Hague v. CIO (1939) is the 74th landmark Supreme Court case, the seventh in the Speech, Press and Protest module, featured in the KTB Prep American Government and Civics Series designed to acquaint users with the origins, concepts, organizations, and policies of the United States government and political system. The...

erie railroad

Landmark Supreme Court Case: Erie Railroad v. Tompkins (1938)

Erie Railroad v. Tompkins (1938) is the 73rd landmark Supreme Court case featured in the KTB Prep American Government and Civics Series designed to acquaint users with the origins, concepts, organizations, and policies of the United States government and political system. The goal is greater familiarization with the rights and...

carolene

Landmark Supreme Court Case: U.S. v. Carolene Products (1938)

U.S. v. Carolene Products (1938) is the 72nd landmark Supreme Court case, the 29th in the Economics module, featured in the KTB Prep American Government and Civics series designed to acquaint users with the origins, concepts, organizations, and policies of the United States government and political system. The goal is...

nlrb

Landmark Supreme Court Case: NLRB v. Jones & Laughlin (1937)

NLRB v. Jones & Laughlin (1937) is the 69th landmark Supreme Court case, the 28th in the Economics module, featured in the KTB Prep American Government and Civics series designed to acquaint users with the origins, concepts, organizations, and policies of the United States government and political system. The goal...

morehead

Landmark Supreme Court Case: Morehead v. New York (1936)

Morehead v. New York (1936) is the 66th landmark Supreme Court case, the 25th in the Economics module, featured in the KTB Prep American Government and Civics series designed to acquaint users with the origins, concepts, organizations, and policies of the United States government and political system. The goal is...

steward machine

Landmark Supreme Court Case: Steward Machine v. Davis (1937)

Steward Machine v. Davis (1937) is the 68th landmark Supreme Court case, the 27th in the Economics module, featured in the KTB Prep American Government and Civics series designed to acquaint users with the origins, concepts, organizations, and policies of the United States government and political system. The goal is...