Cracking the SSAT and ISEE 2003

Cracking the SSAT and ISEE 2003

by Elizabeth Silas, Reed Talada
     
 

The Princeton Review realizes that acing the SSAT and ISEE exams is very different from getting straight A's in school. We don't try to teach you everything there is to know about English and math-only what you'll need to score higher on the exam. There's a big difference. In Cracking the SSAT & ISEE, we'll teach you how to think like the test…  See more details below

Overview

The Princeton Review realizes that acing the SSAT and ISEE exams is very different from getting straight A's in school. We don't try to teach you everything there is to know about English and math-only what you'll need to score higher on the exam. There's a big difference. In Cracking the SSAT & ISEE, we'll teach you how to think like the test writers and
·Solve analogy and synonym problems even when you're not sure what all the words mean
·Ace the reading comprehension section by learning to spot main ideas, topic sentences, and key words
·Crack the general math section by learning to avoid wrong answer choices that look correct
·Solve math problems by learning to turn complicated algebra problems into simple word problems
·Simplify the SSAT writing sample and the ISEE essay using a sure-fire, step-by-step approach

This book includes five full-length practice tests, with questions like the ones you'll see on the actual SSAT and ISEE.
Contents:

Part I: The SSAT
Everything You Always Wanted to Know About the SSAT
SSAT Pacing
SSAT Math
SSAT Verbal
Answer Key to SSAT Drills
Part II: SSAT Practice Tests
Upper Level SSAT Practice Test
Lower Level SSAT Practice Test
Answer Key to SSAT Practice Tests
Scoring Your SSAT Practice Tests
Part III: The ISEE
Everything You Always Wanted to Know About the ISEE
ISEE Math
ISEE Verbal
Answer Key to the ISEE Drills
Part IV: ISEE Practice Tests
Upper Level ISEE Practice Test
Lower Level ISEE Practice Test
Answer Key to ISEE Practice Tests
Scoring Your ISEE Practice Tests

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780375762536
Publisher:
Random House Information Group
Publication date:
08/06/2002
Series:
Test Prep Ser.
Edition description:
2003 ED
Pages:
624
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.90(h) x 1.51(d)

Meet the Author

Elizabeth Silas is the Director of Research and Development for Princeton Review Publishing. She develops and edits books for students in Kindergarten through high school.

Reed Talada has worked in various capacities with The Princeton Review for the past fourteen years in New Jersey, Boston, and New York City. He is currently Vice President of The Princeton Review, in charge of educational content development.

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