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: 7921

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: 6939

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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The Official ACT Prep Guide

Author: ACT

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1119398908

Category: Study Aids

Page: 720

View: 9859

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.
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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: 4587

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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Increase Your Score in 3 Minutes a Day

SAT Essay

Author: Randall McCutcheon,James Schaffer

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071445927

Category: Study Aids

Page: 144

View: 8197

This accessible guide gives you the tools you need to score high on the new SAT essay.
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SAT Prep Black Book

The Most Effective SAT Strategies Ever Published

Author: Mike Barrett,Patrick Barrett

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780692916162

Category: College entrance achievement tests

Page: 630

View: 2568

"In addition to extensive and effective training on every aspect of the SAT, the SAT Black Book gives you detailed, systematic, easy-to-follow walkthroughs for every question in 4 of the College Board's official SAT Practice Tests. The Black Book is a must-have in your SAT preparation, whether you need to - make a perfect 1600 to be competitive at an Ivy, score a 450 in each section to claim a sports scholarship, or anything in between."--Publisher.
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Barron's ACT

Author: Brian Stewart

Publisher: Barron's Educational Series

ISBN: 9781438076379

Category: ACT Assessment

Page: 816

View: 4356

College-bound students preparing for the ACT will find the help they need in this fully updated edition of Barron's trusted ACT study manual. With over 1,600 practice questions in the book and 432 additional questions on the optional CD-ROM, this manual has the greatest quantity of high-quality review material available. Its helpful features include: A detailed overview of the ACT with comprehensive answers to frequently asked questions A chapter on optimizing the test-taking mindset and managing test anxiety A full-length diagnostic test with thorough guidance on using the results for targeting preparation Four full-length model tests with comprehensive answer explanations Extensive subject reviews that cover all parts of the ACT: English, math, reading, science, and the writing test Easy, medium, and hard practice passages that enable students to customize their study Proven test-taking strategies for students of all ability levels Recommended study plans based on the amount of time available to prepare The manual can be purchased alone or with an optional CD-ROM that includes two additional full-length practice tests with answers, explanations, and automatic scoring.
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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: 7483

Presents a review of subjects, sample questions and answers, and six full-length practice tests.
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The Real ACT, 3rd Edition

Author: ACT, Inc.

Publisher: Peterson's

ISBN: 9780768934328

Category: Study Aids

Page: 936

View: 7530

The Real ACT is the only book with insider test-taking tips and strategy, practice tests, and insight from the makers of the ACT. This comprehensive guide has everything one needs to know about the ACT-test content, structure, and format info! The only guide that includes 5 previously administered, full-length ACT tests written by the actual test maker (including 2 NEW practice tests) ACT content and procedures you'll follow when actually taking the test Valuable information about tuition payment plans All the question types you can expect to find on the ACT Suggestions on how you might approach the questions and Peterson's tried-and-true test-taking strategies and tips
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Cracking the ACT, 2012 Edition

Author: Geoff Martz,Kim Magloire,Theodore Silver

Publisher: Princeton Review

ISBN: 0375427449

Category: Study Aids

Page: 626

View: 4208

Provides test tips, strategies, insight, and practice tests to help readers achieve higher ACT scores.
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SAT For Dummies, with Online Practice

Author: Geraldine Woods,Ron Woldoff

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118911490

Category: Education

Page: 408

View: 4590

Ace the SAT by sharpening your test-taking skills. Whether you're struggling with math, reading, or writing essays, this hands-on guide offers easy-to-follow advice for tackling the toughest questions, as well as tips and hints for making the most of the time available to complete each section.
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The Official SAT Study Guide, 2018 Edition

Author: The College Board

Publisher: College Board

ISBN: 1457312204

Category: Study Aids

Page: 1280

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Review every skill and question type needed for SAT success – now with eight total practice tests. The 2018 edition of The Official SAT Study Guide doubles the number of official SAT® practice tests to eight – all of them created by the test maker. As part of the College Board's commitment to transparency, all practice tests are available on the College Board's website, but The Official SAT Study Guide is the only place to find them in print along with over 250 pages of additional instruction, guidance, and test information. With updated guidance and practice problems that reflect the most recent information, this new edition takes the best-selling SAT guide and makes it even more relevant and useful. Be ready for the SAT with strategies and up-to-date information straight from the exam writers. The Official SAT Study Guide will help students get ready for the SAT with: • 8 official SAT practice tests, written in the exact same process and by the same team of authors as the actual exam • detailed descriptions of the math and evidenced based reading and writing sections • targeted practice questions for each SAT question type • guidance on the new optional essay, including practice essay questions with sample responses • seamless integration with Official SAT Practice on Khan Academy
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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

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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: 2655

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
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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: 9777

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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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: 7663

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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ACT Elite 36

Elite Prep for Advanced Students

Author: Princeton Review

Publisher: Princeton Review

ISBN: 0804125562

Category: Study Aids

Page: 504

View: 9563

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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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: 3417

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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Crash Course for the ACT

Author: Shawn Michael Domzalski,Princeton Review

Publisher: Princeton Review

ISBN: 0375427627

Category: Study Aids

Page: 240

View: 6137

Provides techniques and strategies, practice questions, and answer explanations for the college entrance exam.
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