AP Biology Crash Course, 2nd Ed.

AP Biology Crash Course, 2nd Ed.

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REA's Crash Course for the AP* Biology Exam - Gets You a Higher Advanced Placement* Score in Less Time

Completely Revised for the New 2013 Exam!

Crash Course is perfect for the time-crunched student, the last-minute studier, or anyone who wants a refresher on the subject. REA's Crash Course for AP* Biology gives you:

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REA's Crash Course for the AP* Biology Exam - Gets You a Higher Advanced Placement* Score in Less Time

Completely Revised for the New 2013 Exam!

Crash Course is perfect for the time-crunched student, the last-minute studier, or anyone who wants a refresher on the subject. REA's Crash Course for AP* Biology gives you:

Targeted, Focused Review - Study Only What You Need to Know
Fully revised for the 2013 AP* Biology exam, this Crash Course is based on an in-depth analysis of the revised AP* Biology course description outline and sample AP* test questions. It covers only the information tested on the exam, so you can make the most of your valuable study time. Our targeted review focuses on the 4 Big Ideas that will be covered on the exam. Explanations of the 13 AP* Biology Labs are also included.

Expert Test-taking Strategies
Crash Course presents detailed, question-level strategies for answering the multiple-choice and essay questions. By following this advice, you can boost your score in every section of the test.

Take REA's Practice Exam
After studying, go to the online REA Study Center and test what you've learned. Our practice exam features timed testing, detailed answers, and automatic scoring. The exam is balanced to include every topic and type of question found on the actual AP* exam, so you know you're studying the smart way.

When it's crucial crunch time and your Advanced Placement* exam is just around the corner, you need REA's Crash Course for AP* Biology!

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780738683706
Publisher:
Research & Education Association
Publication date:
04/09/2013
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
240
Sales rank:
834,820
File size:
7 MB
Age Range:
16 - 18 Years

Meet the Author

About Our Author 

Michael D’Alessio earned his B.S. in Biology from Seton Hall University, South Orange, New Jersey, and his MS in Biomedical Sciences from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey. In 2004, he earned his Executive Master of Arts in Educational Leadership from Seton Hall University.

Mr. D’Alessio has had an extensive career teaching all levels of mathematics and science, including AP Biology, chemistry, physics, algebra and geometry. Most of Mr. D’Alessio’s AP Biology students received scores of 4 or 5 on the AP Biology exam.

Currently, Mr. D’Alessio serves as the Supervisor of the Mathematics and Business Department at Watchung Hills Regional High School in Warren, New Jersey, overseeing a department of 30 teachers.

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ABOUT THIS BOOK

REA’s AP Biology Crash Course is the first book of its kind for the last-minute studier or any AP student who wants a quick refresher on the course. The Crash Course is based upon a careful analysis of the AP Biology Course Description outline and actual AP test questions.

Written by an AP teacher, our easy-to-read format gives students a crash course in Biology. The targeted review chapters prepare students for the exam by focusing on the important topics tested on the AP Biology exam.

Unlike other test preps, REA’s AP Biology Crash Course gives you a review specifically focused on what you really need to study in order to ace the exam. The review chapters offer you a concise way to learn all the important facts, terms, and biological processes before the exam.

The introduction discusses the keys for success and shows you strategies to help you build your overall point score. Parts Two, Three, and Four are made up of our review chapters. Each chapter presents the essential information you need to know about Biology.

Part Five focuses exclusively on the format of the AP Biology exam. Each chapter in this section explains a specific aspect of the test, including Major AP Biology Themes and Their Relationship to the Test, the 12 AP Biology Labs, and Essay Writing (exemplars, data analysis/graphing techniques, setting up an experiment).

No matter how or when you prepare for the AP Biology exam, REA’s Crash Course will show you how to study efficiently and strategically, so you can boost your score!

If you would like to assess your test readiness for the AP Biology exam after studying this Crash Course, you can access a complimentary full-length AP Biology practice exam at www.rea.com/crashcourse.

This true-to-format test includes detailed explanations of all answers and will help you identify your strengths and weaknesses before taking the actual exam.

Good luck on your AP Biology exam!

 

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