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Title:
Cracking the GED
Author:
Martz, Geoff.
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Edition:
2010 edition.
Publication Information:
New York, NY : Random House, [2009]

©2009
Physical Description:
vi, 720 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
General Note:
At head of title: The Princeton Review.

Includes index.
Language:
English
Contents:
Orientation -- How to crack the language arts, writing test -- How to crack the language arts, essay test -- How to crack the social studies test -- How to crack the science test -- How to crack the language arts, reading test -- How to crack the math test -- Answer key to drills -- The Princeton Review GED practice tests and explanations -- Scoring guide to the Princeton Review GED practice tests.
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ISBN:
9780375429552
Format :
Book

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Focusing on the strategies and information needed to prepare for the GED, this comprehensive guide explains how to use process of elimination and other proven techniques for maximizing scores on the exam. Includes two practice tests.


Table of Contents

...So Much More Onlinep. viii
Part I Orientationp. 1
1 Getting Startedp. 3
2 Taking the GEDp. 11
3 Guessing and POEp. 17
4 Crazy Graphicsp. 23
5 Crazy Readingp. 49
Part II How to Crack the Language Arts, Writing Testp. 69
6 Language Arts, Writing Overviewp. 71
7 Sentence Structurep. 83
8 Usagep. 117
9 Mechanics and Organizationp. 139
Part III How to Crack the Language Arts, Essay Testp. 167
10 Language Arts, Essay Overviewp. 169
11 The Templatep. 173
12 Constructing Your Own Templatep. 185
Part IV How to Crack the Social Studies Testp. 205
13 Social Studies Overviewp. 207
14 Social Studies, Part Onep. 229
15 Social Studies, Part Twop. 251
Part V How to Crack the Science Testp. 277
16 Science Overviewp. 279
17 Life Sciencep. 289
18 Physical and Earth Sciencesp. 313
Part VI How to Crack the Language Arts, Reading Testp. 333
19 Language Arts, Reading Overviewp. 335
20 Fiction and Dramap. 343
21 Nonfiction and Poetryp. 359
Part VI How to Crack the Math Testp. 375
22 Math Overviewp. 377
23 Basic Arithmeticp. 391
24 Applied Arithmeticp. 437
25 Algebrap. 469
26 Geometryp. 491
Part VIII Answer Key to Drillsp. 525
Part IX The Princeton Review GED Practice Tests and Explanationsp. 555
27 Practice Test 1p. 557
28 Practice Test 1 Answers and Explanationsp. 619
29 Practice Test 2p. 639
30 Practice Test 2 Answers and Explanationsp. 701
Scoring Guide for The Princeton Review GED Practice Testsp. 719
About the Authorsp. 723