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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.

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"More writing skills practice for the PSAT/NMSQT"--cover.
Language:
English
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ISBN:
9780874476545
Format :
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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

Prefacep. vii
Chapter 1 Introducing the SATp. 1
About the SATp. 2
What's in the SATp. 3
Preparing for the Testp. 4
Understanding Your Scoresp. 7
Using Your Scoresp. 8
Student Servicesp. 9
Chapter 2 Test-Taking Strategiesp. 11
Test-Taking Rulesp. 12
Pacing and Timingp. 15
Guessing Strategiesp. 17
Chapter 3 Psyching Yourself Upp. 21
Relaxation Techniquesp. 22
Chapter 4 About Verbal Questionsp. 25
Strategies for Tackling the Questionsp. 26
Building Vocabulary Skillsp. 28
Chapter 5 Sentence Completion Questionsp. 31
Strategiesp. 37
Sample Questionsp. 40
Answers and Explanationsp. 41
Practice Questions and Answer Keyp. 47
Chapter 6 Analogy Questionsp. 51
Strategiesp. 53
Sample Questionsp. 58
Answers and Explanationsp. 59
Practice Questions and Answer Keyp. 66
Chapter 7 Critical Reading Questionsp. 69
Strategiesp. 71
Extended Reasoning Questionsp. 74
Vocabulary-in-Context Questionsp. 76
Literal Comprehension Questionsp. 76
Questions Involving Two Passagesp. 77
Key Words and Phrasesp. 78
Sample Questionsp. 80
Answers and Explanationsp. 82
A Final Note on Critical Reading Questionsp. 95
Practice Questions and Answer Keyp. 96
Chapter 8 Verbal Practicep. 99
Sentence Completionsp. 100
Analogiesp. 102
Critical Readingp. 103
Answer Keyp. 106
Chapter 9 About Mathematics Questionsp. 107
Math Reference Informationp. 108
Types of Questionsp. 108
General Math Tipsp. 111
Strategies for Finding the Right Answerp. 112
Chapter 10 Calculatorsp. 117
Calculators Are Recommendedp. 118
Chapter 11 Mathematics Reviewp. 119
Concepts You Need to Knowp. 120
Arithmeticp. 122
Algebrap. 136
Word Problemsp. 141
Geometryp. 146
Miscellaneous Math Questionsp. 159
Chapter 12 Five-Choice Multiple-Choice Questionsp. 169
Strategiesp. 170
Sample Questionsp. 172
Answers and Explanationsp. 176
Chapter 13 Quantitative Comparison Questionsp. 199
Strategiesp. 200
Sample Questionsp. 202
Answers and Explanationsp. 204
Chapter 14 Student-Produced Response Questionsp. 215
Strategies and Guidelines for Completing the Gridp. 216
Sample Questionsp. 220
Answers and Explanationsp. 223
Chapter 15 Mathematics Practicep. 235
Five-Choice Multiple-Choice Questionsp. 237
Quantitative Comparison Questionsp. 240
Student-Produced Response Questionsp. 243
Answer Keyp. 246
Chapter 16 About the PSAT/NMSQTp. 247
Introductionp. 248
Preparing for the PSAT/NMSQTp. 250
Four Characteristics of Effective Writingp. 252
Sample Writing Skills Questions with Explanationsp. 253
Writing Skills Practicep. 265
Answer Keyp. 272
Chapter 17 10 Complete, Real SATs with Answer Keysp. 273
Taking the Practice Testsp. 274
10 SAT Practice Testsp. 275

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