Aiming for the Perfect Score
Author: Linda Carnevale,Roselyn Teukolsky
Publisher: Barrons Educational Series
Category: Study Aids
Students who are focused on getting an exceptionally high or even perfect score on the SAT will want to get their hands on Barron's SAT 1600, which is up-to-date for the current SAT and gives students effective strategies and practice for tackling the SAT’s hardest questions. SAT 1600 includes: A brand-new section devoted to 50 "Challenge" Questions (25 in Reading and Writing and Language and 25 in Math) that reflect the most difficult question types, provide extra practice material, and include detailed explanations Practice questions and answer explanations for all question types on the Reading Test, the Writing and Language Test, and the Math Test, including detailed discussion and examples of all math problem types A complete SAT practice test Upper-level vocabulary lists to bring students’ word power up to college standards Detailed review, tips, and strategies for both the reading test and the writing and language test Focus on the evidence-based question types An overview of all sections of the latest SAT, a test-day checklist, and two comprehensive study guides (one for the Reading Test, the Writing and Language Test, and the Essay and one for the Math Test) An entire chapter devoted to preparing for the optional Essay section A thorough appendix that includes a vocabulary building exercise, useful math formulas, useful numbers to memorize, and more Many students have expressed their satisfaction with this manual’s earlier editions, specifically the book’s special focus on the SAT’s most difficult questions. ONLINE PRACTICE TEST: Students who purchase this book will also get access to one additional full-length online SAT practice test with all questions answered and explained. The online test can now be easily accessed by computer, tablet, and smartphone.