AP Environmental Science Crash Course

AP Environmental Science Crash Course

by Gayle Evans
     
 

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

Crash Course is perfect for the time-crunched student, the last-minute studier, or anyone who wants a refresher on the subject.

Are you crunched for time? Have you started studying for your Advanced Placement®

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

Crash Course is perfect for the time-crunched student, the last-minute studier, or anyone who wants a refresher on the subject.

Are you crunched for time? Have you started studying for your Advanced Placement® Environmental Science exam yet? How will you memorize everything you need to know before the test? Do you wish there was a fast and easy way to study for the exam AND boost your score?

If this sounds like you, don't panic. REA's Crash Course for AP® Environmental Science is just what you need. Our Crash Course gives you:

Targeted, Focused Review - Study Only What You Need to Know
The Crash Course is based on an in-depth analysis of the AP® Environmental Science course description outline and actual AP® test questions. It covers only the information tested on the exam, so you can make the most of your valuable study time. Our easy-to-read format gives you a crash course in human population dynamics, managing public lands, energy conservation, changes in Earth’s climate, species extinction, loss of biodiversity, and more. The author also includes must-know key terms and basic math and science concepts all AP® students should know before test day.

Expert Test-taking Strategies
Our experienced AP® Environmental Science teacher shares detailed question-level strategies and explains the best way to answer the multiple-choice and free-response questions you’ll encounter on test day. By following the expert tips and advice, you can boost your overall point score!

Take REA's FREE Practice Exam
After studying the material in the Crash Course, go to the online REA Study Center and test what you've learned. Our free practice exam features timed testing, detailed explanations of answers, and automatic scoring analysis. 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.

Whether you're cramming for the test at the last minute, looking for extra review, or want to study on your own in preparation for the exams - this is the study guide every AP® Environmental Science student must have.

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

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780738609317
Publisher:
Research & Education Association
Publication date:
09/15/2011
Series:
Advanced Placement (AP) Crash Course
Edition description:
First
Pages:
288
Sales rank:
106,675
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.90(d)
Age Range:
16 - 18 Years

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ABOUT THIS BOOK

REA’s AP Environmental Science Crash Course is designed for the last-minute studier or any AP student who wants a quick refresher on the course. The Crash Course is based on the latest changes to the AP Environmental Science course curriculum and exam.

Written by an expert who has been closely involved with the AP Environmental Science course since 2004, our easy-to-read format gives you a Crash Course in the major concepts and strategies in AP Environmental Science. The targeted review chapters will prepare you for the exam by focusing on important topics frequently seen on the AP Environmental Science exam.

Unlike other test preps, REA’s AP Environmental Science Crash Course gives you a review specifically designed to zero in on the “big ideas” tested on the exam. Each chapter highlights the important themes and terms to keep in mind as you prepare.

Part I gives you the Keys for Success, so you can tackle the exam with confidence. It also gives you a review of basic math and science concepts as well as some key terms that you absolutely, positively must know. Part II presents essential information about Life on Earth from geological concepts, organisms, and atmospheric conditions.

Part III discusses how humans use and change the Earth—from pollution to energy resources to species extinction—the author concentrates on what you need to know for the exam.

When you’re ready to prepare for the exam, REA’s AP Environmental Science Crash Course will show you how to study efficiently and strategically, so you can boost your score!

To check your test readiness for the AP Environmental Science exam, either before or after studying this Crash Course, take our FREE online practice exam. To access your free practice exam, visit www.rea.com/crashcourse and follow the on-screen instructions. This true-to-format test features automatic scoring of the multiple-choice questions and detailed explanations of all answers. Our diagnostic analysis will help you identify your strengths and weaknesses, so you’ll be ready on exam day!

Good luck on your AP Environmental Science exam!

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Meet the Author

Gayle Evans has a reputation among her students for her enthusiasm and passion for teaching about the environment. In the course of her career at Gainesville High School, in Gainesville, Florida, she has taught nearly every science course possible including AP® Environmental Science, AP® Biology, as well as Anatomy & Physiology and Physical Science.

Ms. Evans earned her B.A. in Biology from Mount Holyoke College in Massachusetts and her M.Ed. in Secondary Science Education from the University of Florida in Gainesville, Florida. She is also National Board Certified in Biological Sciences.

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