Mastering the Multistate Bar Exam, 2E / Edition 2

Mastering the Multistate Bar Exam, 2E / Edition 2

by John Talamo
     
 

This book is designed to help law students become efficient and skilled at answering the type of multiple-choice questions that they will encounter on this exam. Its purpose is to help law students in developing test-taking techniques.See more details below

Overview

This book is designed to help law students become efficient and skilled at answering the type of multiple-choice questions that they will encounter on this exam. Its purpose is to help law students in developing test-taking techniques.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781572485969
Publisher:
Sourcebooks, Incorporated
Publication date:
04/01/2007
Edition description:
2ND
Pages:
160
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.53(d)

Meet the Author

John J. Talamo is a graduate of the University of Notre Dame and received his law degree from the Detroit College of Law at Michigan State University. Mr. Talamo taught law for thirty years at various colleges on the West Coast, while maintaining his legal practice. He is semi-retired living outside the Las Vegas area.

Table of Contents

About the Book -

Chapter 1: The Bar Exam -
- Essay and Performance
- MBE
- Time Factor
- The Subjects
- The Format of Questions
- Scoring the Test
- Mastery Markers
- Additional Notes

Chapter 2: The Bar Review -
- Relevance
- Commitment
- Bar Reviews and Strategies
- Mastery Markers
- Additional Notes

Chapter 3: Multiple Choice Questions -
- Familiar Questions
- Bar Exam Questions
- Mastery Markers
- Additional Notes

Chapter 4: Techniques -
- Reading the Question
- Marking Your Answer
- Mastery Markers
- Additional Notes

Chapter 5: How to Study for the Multistate Exam -
- Goals
- Learning the Wrong Answer
- The Dialogue
- First Impressions
- Skipping Questions
- Mark an Answer
- Mastery Markers
- Additional Notes

Chapter 6: Special Exercises -
- The Essay Approach
- The Teaching Approach
- Mastery Markers
- Additional Notes

Chapter 7: Improving Yourself -
- Speed Reading
- Mastery Markers
- Additional Notes

Chapter 8: The Multistate Subjects -
- Torts
- Learning the Elements
- Criminal Law
- Criminal Procedure
- Contracts
- Constitutional Law
- Evidence
- Real Property
- Mastery Markers
- Additional Notes

Chapter 9: Essays -
- Your Essay Exam
- Writing an Essay
- Caution
- Summary Illustration
- Additional Notes

Chapter 10: Performance -
- The Question
- The Answer
- Time and Study
- Mastery Markers
- Additional Notes

Chapter 11: The Pressure -
- Getting to the Exam
- Meals
- Warm-Up
- Materials
- General Advice
- Mastery Markers
- Additional Notes

Chapter 12: Putting It All Together -

Appendix A: Examples -
- Constitutional Law
- Contracts
- Criminal Law
- Criminal Procedure
- Evidence
- Real Property
- Torts

Appendix B: State Requirements -

Index -

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