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: 5624

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.

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: 0761193650

Category: Study Aids

Page: 368

View: 3617

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

Cracking the ACT Premium Edition with 8 Practice Tests 2019

Author: Princeton Review

Publisher: Princeton Review

ISBN: 052556764X

Category: Study Aids

Page: 832

View: 2566

THE ALL-IN-ONE SOLUTION FOR YOUR HIGHEST POSSIBLE ACT SCORE--including 8 full-length practice tests for realistic prep, content reviews for all test sections, techniques for scoring success, and premium online extras. 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 Writing 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 * Hands-on experience with all question types, including multi-step problems, dueling reading passages, and more Online Access to Our Exclusive Premium Online Student Tools. * 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

Crash Course for the ACT, 6th Edition

Your Last-Minute Guide to Scoring High

Author: Princeton Review

Publisher: Princeton Review

ISBN: 0525567771

Category: Study Aids

Page: 264

View: 5608

Your Last-Minute Guide to a High ACT Score! Crunched for ACT prep time? Crash Course for the ACT is your last-minute solution, providing the most critical information you need to do well on the exam—plus 10 simple steps to put you on the path to your best score. Everything You Need to Help You Achieve a High Score—Condensed. · Concise, expert advice on all the question types you’ll see on the test · Up-to-date information on the ACT · Key strategies and exercises for each section of the exam Practice Your Way to Excellence. · 150+ practice drill questions and answer explanations, spread across all sections of the test · Example questions with step-by-step solutions throughout the book · In-depth instructions to help you write a high-scoring essay

McGraw-Hill ACT ELITE 2019

Author: Steven W. Dulan

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 126012200X

Category: Study Aids

Page: N.A

View: 9915

Dramatically raise your ACT score with this go-to study guide filled with test-taking tips, practice tests and more! With more than 125 years of experience in education, McGraw-Hill is the name you trust to deliver results. This MHE guide is the most comprehensive and relevant prep tool on the market. We will help you excel on the ACT with: •8 full-length practice tests •Realistic practice questions—just like the ones on the real ACT—with thorough answer explanations •Exercises that specifically address the concepts tested in all ACT sections, including the pared-passage format of the Reading test, the updated Essay format, including information on scoring, and hundreds of Math practice questions •A complete Diagnostic test to measure your results and track your improvement •Student-tested strategies by an expert author who prepared thousands of exam takers for success Why the Elite Edition? If you are a smart, hard-working, and high-achieving student aiming for nothing less than your personal best – this study guide is for you! In addition to the materials in the book, the ACT ELITE edition gives you access to the unique online prep course you can access anytime, anywhere, offering: •3 additional practice tests•An interactive personalized study plan with daily goals•Powerful analytics to chart your progress•Digital flash cards, games, and feedback from your peers preparing for the same test Index of Question TypesTake advantage of the index of all question types appearing in the book, referring you to specific chapters/page numbers where you will find these problems addressed. Expended Answer ExplanationsMaster the exam with expanded answer explanations available for abundant practice questions students find most challenging.

ACT Math Prep Book 2018 & 2019

ACT Math Workbook & Practice Tests for the ACT Exam

Author: ACT Prep Book 2018 & 2019 Team

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781628455267

Category: Study Aids

Page: 102

View: 1835

ACT Math Prep Book 2018 & 2019: ACT Math Workbook & Practice Tests for the ACT Exam Developed for test takers trying to achieve a passing score on the ACT exam, this comprehensive study guide includes: -Quick Overview -Test-Taking Strategies -Introduction to the ACT exam -Number and Quantity -Algebra -Functions -Geometry -Statistics and Probability -ACT Math Practice Test #1 -Detailed Answer Explanations Test #1 -ACT Math Practice Test #2 -Detailed Answer Explanations Test #2 Each section of the test has a comprehensive review that goes into detail to cover all of the content likely to appear on the ACT exam. The ACT math practice test questions are each followed by detailed answer explanations. If you miss a question, it's important that you are able to understand the nature of your mistake and how to avoid making it again in the future. The answer explanations will help you to learn from your mistakes and overcome them. Understanding the latest test-taking strategies is essential to preparing you for what you will expect on the exam. A test taker has to not only understand the material that is being covered on the test, but also must be familiar with the strategies that are necessary to properly utilize the time provided and get through the test without making any avoidable errors. Anyone planning to take the ACT exam should take advantage of the review material, ACT math formulas, practice test questions, and test-taking strategies contained in this ACT math prep study guide.

McGraw-Hill ACT 2020 edition

Author: Steven W. Dulan

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education

ISBN: 9781260453591

Category: Study Aids

Page: 688

View: 2355

Ace the ACT with this essential study guide packed with skill-building techniques, practice tests, and interactive features Preparing for the ACT? This comprehensive, up-to-date guide provides a specific, proven prep program to help you do your best on the test. McGraw-Hill Education’s ACT 2020 is packed with everything you need to prepare for the ACT’s four achievement tests: English, reading, math, and science. You’ll find simple, proven techniques to help you study more efficiently, avoid common mistakes and traps, and raise your score across the board―even on the optional writing test. A diagnostic test is also included so that you can assess your readiness. This edition includes 8 practice tests, additional expanded explanations across all question types, and a helpful new index of questions types that makes it easy to find what you need in the book. This updated, essential study guide features: •8 full-length practice exams (5 in the book and 3 online) •A complete ACT course online with daily progress reports, flashcards, games, and more •Classroom-tested tips and strategies for mastering every question type •Fully-explained answers to the practice questions •New: Expanded index of question types •New: Expanded explanations across all question types

5 Steps to a 5: AP Calculus AB 2019 Elite Student Edition

Author: William Ma

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 1260122794

Category: Study Aids

Page: 688

View: 8404

A PERFECT PLAN FOR THE PERFECT SCORE Score-Raising Features Include: •4 full-length practice exams, 2 in the book + 2 on Cross-Platform•Comprehensive overview of the AP Calculus BC exam format with step-by-step explanations for nearly 800 Calc AP problems•Clear demonstrations for using the TI-89 calculator to solve Calculus AB problems•Cumulative review sections at the end of each chapter provide continuous practice that builds on previously-covered material•An appendix of common formulas and theorems frequently tested on the AP Calculus AB exam•AP-style scoring guidelines for free-response practice questions BONUS Cross-Platform Prep Course for extra practice exams with personalized study plans, interactive tests, powerful analytics and progress charts, flashcards, games, and more! (see inside front and back covers for details) 5 MINUTES TO A 5 section: 180 Questions and Activities that give you an extra 5 minutes of review for every day of the school year, reinforcing the most vital course material and building the skills and confidence you need to succeed on the AP exam The 5-Step Plan: Step 1: Set up your study plan with three model schedulesStep 2: Determine your readiness with an AP-style Diagnostic ExamStep 3: Develop the strategies that will give you the edge on test dayStep 4: Review the terms and concepts you need to achieve your highest scoreStep 5: Build your confidence with full-length practice exams

The Official ACT Prep Guide

Author: ACT

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1119398908

Category: Study Aids

Page: 720

View: 9451

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.

The Official ACT Prep Guide, 2016 - 2017

Author: ACT

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1119225418

Category: Study Aids

Page: 720

View: 962

"400 additional practice questions available online"--Cover.