DSST* Study Guide

An Introduction to the Modern Middle East

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About the DSST* Exam

The Introduction to the Modern Middle East DSST exam covers the material that would typically be taught in an undergraduate lower-level course on the Middle East. InstantCert's course for this subject focuses on the history of this region from around the 17th century up to the present time.

Topics Covered in this Course

Cultural Geography
Demographics
Ethnic groups
Religions
Languages
The Ottoman Empire
State traditions
Opposition movements
Economics and trade
Social structure and social issues
The Nineteenth Century
The First World War and its Effects
Political changes
Economic shifts
Turkey
Building Independent States (late 1800's to 1960)
Social and Cultural Changes 1900-1960
The Middle East from 1960 to the present

Customer Test Results for this Exam

77 users submitted test results since January, 2006.
72 of those users reported a passing score (94%).

Below are ten of the most recent user-submitted test results. These are unfiltered, real results that were submitted by InstantCert students:

Date of ExamResultScore
Dec 20, 2017failed00
Jan 1, 2015passed68
Dec 22, 2014failed44
Dec 18, 2014passed74
Dec 10, 2014passed55
Oct 30, 2014passed80
Oct 30, 2014passed56
Oct 8, 2014passed59
Aug 9, 2014passed60
Jun 19, 2014passed59
Live, unfiltered results posted by InstantCert students

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