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Up Your Score: ACT, 2018-2019 Edition

The Underground Guide to Outsmarting "The Test"

Author: Chris Arp,Jon Fish,Zack Swafford,Ava Chen

Publisher: Workman Publishing

ISBN: 1523500603

Category: Study Aids

Page: 352

View: 4481

Fully updated to reflect the most current version of the ACT, Up Your Score: ACT remains the test prep and survival guide that kids will actually want to use. Written by Chris Arp, a Princeton graduate and top ACT tutor—with the help of four students who aced the test (and went on to the colleges of their choice)—it’s a true insider’s guide, filled with effective strategies and tips, delivered with the attitude, smarts, and wit that make Up Your Score the bestselling alternative test-prep series in print. ▪ Crush the reading section by developing the Five Habits of Lean Forward Reading. ▪ Master the math section through techniques like “plugging in,” an amazing trick that simplifies all algebra word problems. ▪ Annihilate the English section by absorbing six key punctuation and nine essential grammar rules. ▪ Sail through the science section by understanding that it actually tests reasoning. ▪ Plus, the latest information on ACT scoring and the essay test, revised in 2015 to be more open-ended and analytical.
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Up Your Score Sat

The Underground Guide, 2015 Edition

Author: Larry Berger,Michael Colton,Manek Mistry,Paul Rossi,Ada Throckmorton

Publisher: Workman Publishing

ISBN: 0761179763

Category: Study Aids

Page: 336

View: 8416

The only SAT guide written by students for students includes everything beleaguered high-school students need to ace the most important test of their lives, with helpful tips on how to prepare for the math, critical reading and essay sections of the exam. Original.
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Hack the SAT

A Private SAT Tutor Spills the Secret Strategies and Sneaky Shortcuts that Can Raise Your Score Hundreds of Points

Author: Eliot Schrefer

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1592403697

Category: Study Aids

Page: 236

View: 1415

Presents advice and instructions on studying for the SATs, including mathematics and reading exercises and practice drills with advice on applying to colleges.
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Up Your Score: SAT, 2018-2019 Edition

The Underground Guide to Outsmarting "The Test"

Author: Larry Berger,Michael Colton,Manek Mistry,Paul Rossi

Publisher: Workman Publishing

ISBN: 152350059X

Category: Study Aids

Page: 336

View: 5004

Thoroughly revised for the revamped SAT, Up Your Score: SAT is the only test-prep guide written for students by students—all of whom achieved perfect or near-perfect scores and went on to the colleges of their choice. A complement and reality check to the mainstream SAT study guides, it’s the book that kids recommend to one another, because it’s as entertaining as it is effective, showing students how to: • Think like the SAT • Ramp up their “mental math” powers • Remember the 12 most important grammar rules • Hone speed and timing • Understand key vocabulary words in context • Be a better guesser (and why it’s always better to guess) • Vanquish anxiety and improve concentration • Best fill in the answer circles, saving nearly six minutes • Unwind with SAT Yoga
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The Official ACT Prep Guide

Author: ACT

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1119398908

Category: Study Aids

Page: 720

View: 957

The only guide from the ACT organization, the makers of the exam, revised and updated for 2017 and beyond The Official ACT Prep Guide, 2018 Edition, Revised and Updated is the must-have resource for college bound students. The guide is the go-to handbook for ACT preparation and the only guide from the makers of the exam. The book and online content includes the actual ACT test forms (taken from real ACT exams). In addition, this comprehensive resource has everything students need to know about when they are preparing for and taking the ACT. The book contains information on how to register for the exam, proven test-taking strategies, ideas for preparing mentally and physically, gearing up for test day, and much more. This invaluable guide includes additional questions and material that contains articles on everything from preparing a standout college application and getting into your top-choice school to succeeding in college The bestselling prep guide from the makers of the ACT test Offers bonus online contest to help boost college readiness Contains the real ACT test forms used in previous years This new edition offers students updated data on scoring your writing test, new reporting categories, as well as updated tips on how to do your best preparing for the test and on the actual test day from the team at ACT. It also offers additional 400 practice questions that are available online.
Education

The Official ACT Prep Pack with 5 Full Practice Tests (3 in Official ACT Prep Guide + 2 Online)

Author: ACT

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1119490782

Category: Education

Page: 720

View: 5134

The Official ACT Prep Guide 2018 and ACT Online Prep have been combined to make the most comprehensive guide written by the makers of the ACT: The Official ACT Prep Pack. ACT Online Prep is an adaptive computer-based learning program, which means it will adjust to your learning curve and provide you a customized study plan based on your performance and the amount of time you have before test day! An access card within the book provides your unique access code along with instructions on how to start using ACT Online Prep. Once you register, you will have access to ACT Online Prep for 6-months. The Official ACT Prep Pack is a powerful tool providing you: The Official ACT Guide 2018 bestselling book 6-months access to ACT Online Prep 5 genuine full-length practice tests (three in current book and two online) Optional Writing tests 2,400+ additional online practice questions Free mobile app for on-the-go learning Game center to further test knowledge Flashcards customized for individual review needs Custom or standard learning paths Daily goals and tracking to help maintain focus Advice and guidance for test day By using the strategies and tools provided in The Official ACT Prep Pack, you can feel comfortable and confident that you’re prepared to do your best on test day.
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The Official Study Guide for All SAT Subject Tests

Author: Elaine Israel

Publisher: The College Board

ISBN: 0874477565

Category: Study Aids

Page: 784

View: 2357

Provides sample questions and answers, test-taking strategies, twenty full-length exams in sixteen subjects, and scoring instructions.
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Peterson's ACT Prep Guide PLUS 2018

Author: Peterson's

Publisher: Peterson's

ISBN: 9780768942392

Category: Study Aids

Page: 1033

View: 9804

Peterson's® ACT® Prep Guide PLUS 2018 offers all of the information students need to prepare well and score high on the ACT, including thorough subject matter reviews and practice questions for each question type. Students will benefit from expert advice, strategies, and test-taking tips for comprehensive preparation. All strategy content and practice tests reflect the latest changes to the ACT. Inside this new guide, students will find: ACT® test-taking strategies, plus other important details about the ACT-learn how and when to register for the ACT, how the test is scored, what you need to know on test day, and how to stay calm throughout the process A full-length diagnostic test to evaluate a student's strengths and weaknesses 6 practice tests-4 in print and 2 online-all with detailed answer explanations Thorough review of all test sections: English, Mathematics, Reading, Science, and Writing, featuring expert strategies, numerous practice questions with detailed answer explanations, and sample essays. A DVD featuring dynamic video content focusing on the most difficult question types and articles to help students navigate the ACT process. Access to bonus online content, including college and scholarship search assistance Helpful study plans, perfect for the student who has a lot of time to prepare, as well as those who've procrastinated-each student can find his or her pathway to success
Education

ACT For Dummies, with Online Practice Tests

Author: Lisa Zimmer Hatch,Scott A. Hatch

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118911539

Category: Education

Page: 528

View: 4082

The fast and easy way to score higher on the ACT Does the thought of preparing for the ACT give you anxiety? Fearnot! This 6th edition of ACT For Dummies with onlinepractice tests gives you a competitive edge by fully preparingyou for the ACT exam with subject reviews, practice opportunitiesonline, full-length practice tests and coverage of the optionalwriting test. Written in the accessible and friendly ForDummies tone, this hands-on guide helps you assess where youneed more help, gets you up-to-speed on the questions you canexpect to encounter on the actual ACT exam, and will have youstudying your way to test-taking perfection before exam day. The ACT is a standardized test used by college admissions boardsto measure high school achievement. Designed to assess a highschool student's preparedness for college in the fields of English,mathematics, reading, and science reasoning, the ACT is anationally recognized college entrance exam that is accepted bymore than 90% of four-year colleges and universities in the UnitedStates. If you're a high school student preparing for thisall-important exam, ACT For Dummies, 6th edition withonline practice tests gives you everything you need to raiseyour chances of scoring higher. So what are you waiting for? Getstarted! Go online for one year of access to 6 ACT practice tests tosharpen your skills Tips to maximize your score on the ACT Strategies to stay focused on test day and manage your timewisely Practice problems and exercises to take your skills to the nextlevel Tools to gauge how you measure up Whether you're preparing for the ACT for the time or areretaking the exam to improve your score, ACT For Dummies,6th edition with online practice tests gives youeverything you need to score higher.
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6 Practice Tests for the SAT, 2017 Edition

Author: Princeton Review

Publisher: Princeton Review

ISBN: 1101919795

Category: Study Aids

Page: 576

View: 9591

Presents a review of subjects, sample questions and answers, and six full-length practice tests.
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5 lb. Book of ACT Practice Problems

Author: Manhattan Prep

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1941234496

Category: Study Aids

Page: 1164

View: 7290

Manhattan Prep’s 5 lb. Book of ACT Practice Problems is an essential resource for any student taking the ACT. Packed with over 1,800 practice problems covering all topics tested on the exam, this book helps students build fundamental skills through targeted practice. Developed by our expert instructors, the problems in this book are sensibly grouped into practice sets and mirror those found on the actual ACT in content, form, and style. Covering every topic within English, Math, Reading, Science, and Writing, the problems are accompanied by thorough explanations and provide in-depth guidance to students for review. In addition, progress trackers and topical grading sheets enable students to stay motivated and zero in on weaknesses. This fully up-to-date guide reflects both recent and upcoming enhancements to the ACT. Purchase of this book includes access to additional online resources.
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Cracking the ACT Premium Edition with 8 Practice Tests, 2017

The All-in-One Solution for Your Highest Possible Score

Author: Princeton Review

Publisher: Princeton Review

ISBN: 1101920629

Category: Study Aids

Page: 832

View: 507

THE ALL-IN-ONE SOLUTION FOR YOUR HIGHEST POSSIBLE SCORE! Get all the prep you need to ace the ACT with The Princeton Review, including 8 full-length practice tests, thorough topic reviews, and exclusive access to our online Premium Portal with tons of extra resources. This eBook edition has been specially formatted for on-screen viewing with cross-linked questions, answers, and explanations. Techniques That Actually Work. • Powerful tactics to help you avoid traps and beat the ACT • Tips for pacing yourself and guessing logically • Essential strategies to help you work smarter, not harder Everything You Need to Know for a High Score. • Complete coverage of all test topics, including the reading and written portions • Thorough review of the skills necessary to help you ace all five ACT sections • Bulleted chapter summaries for quick review Practice Your Way to Perfection. • 8 full-length practice tests (4 in the book and 4 online) with detailed answer explanations • Drills for each test section—English, Mathematics, Reading, Science, and Writing • Instant score reports for online tests, plus optional LiveGrader(TM) essay scoring Online Access to Our Exclusive Premium Portal. • Online practice exams to hone your test-taking techniques • Video tutorials with expert advice from leading course instructors • Customized multi-week study plans • Exclusive access to college and university rankings • College admissions and financial aid tips • Special downloadable "ACT Insider" booklet packed with information about planning college visits, picking a perfect school, and writing standout essays
Business & Economics

ACT 36 in Just 7 Steps

Author: Maria Filsinger,Shaan Patel

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071814418

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 368

View: 4616

A guide to preparing for the ACT offers advice on test taking, specific suggestions for math, science, and reading sections, one full length practice test, and tips for mastering the five paragraph essay.
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English and Reading Workout for the ACT

Author: Princeton Review

Publisher: Princeton Review

ISBN: 1101881682

Category: Study Aids

Page: 240

View: 2040

English and Reading Workout for the ACT, 3rd Edition, helps students master the content and strategies needed to ace the English and Reading portions of the ACT with practice passages and questions based on real exams, targeted advice from expert instructors, numerous drills for each section, and detailed explanations for every drill question.
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ACT Elite 36

Elite Prep for Advanced Students

Author: Princeton Review

Publisher: Princeton Review

ISBN: 0804125562

Category: Study Aids

Page: 504

View: 2186

Go beyond the basics for serious ACT preparation. The Princeton Review’s ACT Elite 36 is designed specifically for advanced students who already feel confident on the ACT, but want push themselves toward that perfect ACT score. This book will help you: · Conquer ACT content with 400+ of the toughest practice problems (both in the book and in our online companion tool) · Master effective strategies to beat the test and hit your top score · Learn specialized tactics to avoid the trick questions that trap most students · Join the ranks of high-scorers with a strategic exam approach · Train yourself to use alternative approaches that enable you to tackle the hardest questions with confidence · Feel confident in your grasp of subject matter with intensive section reviews for each ACT section (English, Math, Reading, Science, and Writing) With detailed answers and explanations for each question, ACT Elite 36 will help you take your score into the big leagues (say, the Ivy league). It gives you exclusive tips & strategies for tackling the hardest questions on the ACT, pacing guidelines push you to a top score, and tons of challenging practice material to help get you into top test-taking shape. From the Trade Paperback edition.
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Kaplan GMAT Premier 2016 with 6 Practice Tests

Book + Online + Video

Author: Kaplan

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1506202314

Category: Study Aids

Page: 1116

View: 9080

Kaplan's GMAT Premier 2016 is a comprehensive prep system that includes both book and mobile-enabled online components. Get access to in-depth strategies, test information, and practice questions to help you score higher on the GMAT. Kaplan's GMAT Premier 2016 contains 1,200+ total practice questions with detailed explanations, covering the Verbal, Quantitative, Analytical Writing, and Integrated Reasoning sections, and strategies for handling all the question types you’ll encounter on Test Day. It also comes with a digital copy of the book and study plans to help you make the most of your time preparing for the GMAT, as well as 1-year access to an online center that includes practice tests, Quiz Bank, and videos. Kaplan GMAT Premier 2016 features: * 1,200+ practice questions with detailed explanations * 6 full-length practice tests (5 realistic Computer Adaptive Tests available online and 1 in the book) * 200-question online Quiz Bank, for customized quiz creation and review of GMAT practice questions * Mobile-enabled online resources: study anywhere on any device with an internet connection * Academic support from Kaplan faculty via our Facebook page: facebook.com/KaplanGMAT * Updated Integrated Reasoning strategies and practice questions * A digital copy of this book to read online on your computer, tablet or smartphone * Bite-sized video lessons with top Kaplan GMAT faculty * For test takers who want to break 700—and nail Integrated Reasoning—this is the definitive resource. Kaplan guarantees that if you study with this book and its online resources, you will score higher on the GMAT.
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Crash Course for the ACT

Author: Shawn Michael Domzalski,Princeton Review

Publisher: Princeton Review

ISBN: 0375427627

Category: Study Aids

Page: 240

View: 9509

Provides techniques and strategies, practice questions, and answer explanations for the college entrance exam.
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McGraw-Hill Education: 10 ACT Practice Tests, Fifth Edition

Author: Steven W. Dulan

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 126001049X

Category: Study Aids

Page: 864

View: 1916

Practice Makes Perfect! Get the practice you need to succeed on the ACT! Preparing for the ACT can be particularly stressful. McGraw-Hill Education: 10 ACT Practice Tests, Fifth Edition explains how the test is structured, what it measures, and how to budget your time for each section. Written by a test prep expert, this book has been fully updated to match the redesigned test. The 10 intensive practice tests help you improve your scores from each test to the next. You'll learn how to sharpen your skills, boost your confidence, reduce your stress—and to do your very best on test day. Features Include: • 10 complete sample ACT exams, with full explanations for every answer • Fully updated content that matches the current ACT • A bonus interactive Test Planner app to help you customize your study schedule • Scoring worksheets to help you calculate your total score for every test • Free access to additional practice ACT tests online
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SAT Prep Guide 1600: Prep for the Perfect Score

Author: Peterson's

Publisher: Peterson's

ISBN: 9780768941524

Category: Study Aids

Page: 384

View: 7807

Peterson's® SAT® Prep Guide 1600 provides advanced test-prep designed for high-achieving students who need to improve on a good score or for first-time test takers who already know the basics. This guide covers the most difficult concepts and problems encountered on the revised SAT® and includes expert strategies and tips to handle them with confidence and ease. Competitive high school students don't need to spend their valuable time covering basic concepts and easy practice questions. They need results. This book helps the brightest students-those who feel confident in their grasp of basic concepts, get impatient with easy practice questions, and are looking for advanced preparation. Peterson's® SAT® Prep Guide 1600 is the perfect complement to our new release, Peterson's® SAT® Prep Guide 2017.
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Cracking the ACT Premium Edition with 8 Practice Tests and DVD, 2015

Author: Geoff Martz,Kim Magloire,Princeton Review,Theodore Silver,Melissa Hendrix

Publisher: Princeton Review

ISBN: 9780804125529

Category: Study Aids

Page: 816

View: 6108

Accompanied by eight practice tests between the book and DVD, this practical and comprehensive guide reviews the content covered in all five sections of the ACT as well as multi-week study plans and college admissions tips.