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PRAXIS (5089) Study Guide

Pass the Praxis® Middle School Social Studies (5089) Exam. Guaranteed!

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Diagnostic Test

  • Fully assess your starting knowledge
  • Pinpoint your strengths and weaknesses, so you can focus your study effectively.

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  • Reinforce what you have already learned

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  • Gain confidence-based repetition and spaced repetition

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  • Provide firm foundation for stages of learning

Practice Tests

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  • Designed to mimic test-day conditions
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Our curriculum team studies all of the standards and competencies for the Praxis®️ Middle School Social Studies (5089) exam and cross-references them with the current and previous questions released by the official testing company. We then work with content and teaching experts to distill down what test-takers need to know.
No matter where you are in the study guide, you can always see how the concept you are learning is aligned to the test standards.

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Discover Your Strengths and Weaknesses Using a Diagnostic Test

Our study guide is uniquely arranged based on your diagnostic assessment that you take at the beginning of every study guide. We take the data of your strengths and weaknesses, along with the weighting of each area on the exam, to create a custom study plan and experience, just for you.

Learn Your Way, with a Personalized Learning Path

Our curriculum is written by teachers who have been in your shoes and passed these exams. It is then personalized based on the results from your diagnostic, so your studying what’s most important first. Our curriculum contains test-aligned instructional content, flashcards, and videos that are fun and engaging (finally)! No more old outdated video content like other test prep providers.

Assess Your Knowledge with Dynamic Quizzes

Your check for understanding is tested with quizzes for every concept. And since our study guides are “smart”, as we find areas of improvement, we’ll continue testing you on the concepts you need to focus on the most.

Feel Confident on Test Day, with Timed Practice Tests

The study guide includes three full-length practice tests. These tests are designed to mimic the real exam, meaning they have the same numbers of questions and time limit as the real exam. Scoring above a 90% unlocks your money-back guarantee.

Praxis® Middle School Social Studies Quick Facts

Test Breakdown:

90 selected-response questions and 3 constructed-response questions short-answer essays, with a 2 hour time limit.

 

Cost

$156

What to Bring

In most cases, only one form of primary ID is needed. Click here for more info

Dates and Locations

Tests are year-round, by appointment only. Click here to find a testing site near you.

Scoring

The passing score for the Praxis Middle School: Social Studies (5089) exam is 160 in most states. Check the Praxis ETS website to confirm the passing score in your state.

 

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Praxis® Middle School Social Studies FAQs

Do I get a break during the Praxis® Middle School Social Studies (5089) exam?

Most tests do not include a scheduled break. If you choose to take an unscheduled break, your test clock will not stop, so it’s recommended that you use the restroom before or after your test.  Long breaks are documented by test administrators, so do not take more than 5 to 10 minutes.

How do I pass the Praxis® Middle School Social Studies test?

To pass the Praxis® Middle School Social Studies (5089) exam, you must first understand what is on the exam and what you will be expected to know. Once you identify areas of weakness, you can begin targeting those areas with instructional content and practice questions.

How long will the Praxis® 5089 exam take me?

The full test is 2 hours, but expect to be at the testing site longer. Plan to arrive at least 30 minutes before your appointment time to get checked in.

What can I expect when I arrive at the testing site to take the Praxis® Middle School Social Studies (5089) exam?

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