Title:

10 real SATs.

Author:

Claman, Cathy.

Edition:

[Second edition].

Publication Information:

New York : College Entrance Examination Board, [2000]

©2000

Physical Description:

viii, 681 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm + 1 computer laser optical disk (4 3/4 in.)

General Note:

"Editor/writer: Cathy Claman"--t.p. verso.

Visit the College Board on the Internet at: http://www.collegeboard.com

"More writing skills practice for the PSAT/NMSQT"--cover.

Language:

English

Subject Term:

Added Author:

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Electronic Access:

http://www.collegeboard.com
ISBN:

9780874476545

Format :

Book

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### Summary

### Summary

No back to school display is complete without 10 Real SATs. With free CD-ROM and diagnostic software, this is the only source of real SAT questions, making it the best selling book of its kind.

### Table of Contents

Preface | p. vii |

Chapter 1 Introducing the SAT | p. 1 |

About the SAT | p. 2 |

What's in the SAT | p. 3 |

Preparing for the Test | p. 4 |

Understanding Your Scores | p. 7 |

Using Your Scores | p. 8 |

Student Services | p. 9 |

Chapter 2 Test-Taking Strategies | p. 11 |

Test-Taking Rules | p. 12 |

Pacing and Timing | p. 15 |

Guessing Strategies | p. 17 |

Chapter 3 Psyching Yourself Up | p. 21 |

Relaxation Techniques | p. 22 |

Chapter 4 About Verbal Questions | p. 25 |

Strategies for Tackling the Questions | p. 26 |

Building Vocabulary Skills | p. 28 |

Chapter 5 Sentence Completion Questions | p. 31 |

Strategies | p. 37 |

Sample Questions | p. 40 |

Answers and Explanations | p. 41 |

Practice Questions and Answer Key | p. 47 |

Chapter 6 Analogy Questions | p. 51 |

Strategies | p. 53 |

Sample Questions | p. 58 |

Answers and Explanations | p. 59 |

Practice Questions and Answer Key | p. 66 |

Chapter 7 Critical Reading Questions | p. 69 |

Strategies | p. 71 |

Extended Reasoning Questions | p. 74 |

Vocabulary-in-Context Questions | p. 76 |

Literal Comprehension Questions | p. 76 |

Questions Involving Two Passages | p. 77 |

Key Words and Phrases | p. 78 |

Sample Questions | p. 80 |

Answers and Explanations | p. 82 |

A Final Note on Critical Reading Questions | p. 95 |

Practice Questions and Answer Key | p. 96 |

Chapter 8 Verbal Practice | p. 99 |

Sentence Completions | p. 100 |

Analogies | p. 102 |

Critical Reading | p. 103 |

Answer Key | p. 106 |

Chapter 9 About Mathematics Questions | p. 107 |

Math Reference Information | p. 108 |

Types of Questions | p. 108 |

General Math Tips | p. 111 |

Strategies for Finding the Right Answer | p. 112 |

Chapter 10 Calculators | p. 117 |

Calculators Are Recommended | p. 118 |

Chapter 11 Mathematics Review | p. 119 |

Concepts You Need to Know | p. 120 |

Arithmetic | p. 122 |

Algebra | p. 136 |

Word Problems | p. 141 |

Geometry | p. 146 |

Miscellaneous Math Questions | p. 159 |

Chapter 12 Five-Choice Multiple-Choice Questions | p. 169 |

Strategies | p. 170 |

Sample Questions | p. 172 |

Answers and Explanations | p. 176 |

Chapter 13 Quantitative Comparison Questions | p. 199 |

Strategies | p. 200 |

Sample Questions | p. 202 |

Answers and Explanations | p. 204 |

Chapter 14 Student-Produced Response Questions | p. 215 |

Strategies and Guidelines for Completing the Grid | p. 216 |

Sample Questions | p. 220 |

Answers and Explanations | p. 223 |

Chapter 15 Mathematics Practice | p. 235 |

Five-Choice Multiple-Choice Questions | p. 237 |

Quantitative Comparison Questions | p. 240 |

Student-Produced Response Questions | p. 243 |

Answer Key | p. 246 |

Chapter 16 About the PSAT/NMSQT | p. 247 |

Introduction | p. 248 |

Preparing for the PSAT/NMSQT | p. 250 |

Four Characteristics of Effective Writing | p. 252 |

Sample Writing Skills Questions with Explanations | p. 253 |

Writing Skills Practice | p. 265 |

Answer Key | p. 272 |

Chapter 17 10 Complete, Real SATs with Answer Keys | p. 273 |

Taking the Practice Tests | p. 274 |

10 SAT Practice Tests | p. 275 |