Columbia Review MCAT Verbal Reasoning PowerBuilder / Edition 1

Columbia Review MCAT Verbal Reasoning PowerBuilder / Edition 1

by Stephen D. Bresnick, William H. Bresnick
     
 

ISBN-10: 0683300733

ISBN-13: 9780683300734

Pub. Date: 01/01/1997

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Columbia Review MCAT Verbal Reasoning Powerbuilder is the practical and powerful independent study tool for expanding your verbal reasoning skills. As the verbal reasoning section emerges as an increasingly important component of the MCAT, you need top-flight knowledge and top-notch instruction. This book will guide you to better skills and better scores on the verbal…  See more details below

Overview

Columbia Review MCAT Verbal Reasoning Powerbuilder is the practical and powerful independent study tool for expanding your verbal reasoning skills. As the verbal reasoning section emerges as an increasingly important component of the MCAT, you need top-flight knowledge and top-notch instruction. This book will guide you to better skills and better scores on the verbal reasoning component with the following sections: hints for analyzing MCAT passages: read with comprehension, read with power, tips to help you "step on the accelerator" with your reading speed; drills testing-specific strategies, and three full-length practice verbal reasoning exams with answers, explanations, and detailed analyses.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780683300734
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
01/01/1997
Pages:
238
Product dimensions:
6.98(w) x 9.97(h) x 0.46(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Acknowledgments
Ch. 1An Introduction to the MCAT Verbal Reasoning Section1
Ch. 2Strategies for Verbal Reasoning Success7
Ch. 3Reading Speed and Habits15
Ch. 4Context and Meaning: Improving Comprehension of MCAT Passages33
Ch. 5Using Key Words to Read and Comprehend45
Ch. 6Skimming, Scanning, and Marking Text55
Ch. 7Qualifiers and Distractors69
Ch. 8Eye and Hand Movements for Faster, More Effective Reading77
Ch. 9Speed-Reading Scientific and Other Specialized Material91
Ch. 10Review Exercises and Practice Verbal Reasoning Passages101
Ch. 11Verbal Reasoning Practice Tests117
Interpreting Scores on the Verbal Reasoning Practice Tests219
Reading Speed Goal Sheet221
Appendix223

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