McGraw-Hill's Conquering ACT English, Reading, and Writing [NOOK Book]

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WE WANT TO HELP YOU SUCCEED ON THE ACT* VERBAL SECTIONS

If the verbal skills sections of the ACT are the hardest parts of the test for you, we're here to help. McGraw-Hill's Conquering ACT English, Reading, and Writing has been specially designed and created by experienced ACT coaches. They'll give you test-smart strategies for answering every kind of ACT verbal question. You'll also get intensive practice with every question type to help you build your test-taking confidence. ...

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McGraw-Hill's Conquering ACT English, Reading, and Writing

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Overview

WE WANT TO HELP YOU SUCCEED ON THE ACT* VERBAL SECTIONS

If the verbal skills sections of the ACT are the hardest parts of the test for you, we're here to help. McGraw-Hill's Conquering ACT English, Reading, and Writing has been specially designed and created by experienced ACT coaches. They'll give you test-smart strategies for answering every kind of ACT verbal question. You'll also get intensive practice with every question type to help you build your test-taking confidence. With McGraw-Hill's Conquering ACT English, Reading, and Writing, you'll have everything you need to get test-ready-and achieve your best ACT verbal score.



Includes:



  • 9 full-length practice tests with complete explanations

  • Hundreds of sample questions just like those on the real test

  • Strategies for answering every question type: grammar and usage, punctuation, paragraph organization, reading comprehension, and more

  • 18 sample ACT essays with scoring explanations

    *ACT is a registered trademark of ACT, Inc., which was not involved in the production of, and does not endorse, this product.




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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780071589390
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
  • Publication date: 1/8/2008
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 352
  • Sales rank: 755,710
  • File size: 9 MB

Meet the Author

Steven W. Dulan is the founder and president of Advantage Education, which offers live test prep classes at high schools and colleges as well as distance-learning programs over the Internet.

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Table of Contents

McGraw-Hill's Conquering ACT English, Reading, and Writing

About the Author

Acknowledgements Introduction

About the ACT

How to Use this Book

General Test-taking Strategies Part I: The ACT English Test

Chapter 1 Format and Scoring

Chapter 2 ACT English Diagnostic Test

Chapter 3 Grammar Review

Chapter 4 Strategies and Techniques

Chapter 5 Applying Strategies, Building Skills

Chapter 6 ACT English Practice Test 1

Chapter 7 ACT English Practice Test 2 Part II: The ACT Reading Test

Chapter 8 Format and Scoring

Chapter 9 ACT Reading Diagnostic Test

Chapter 10 Speed Reading

Chapter 11 Strategies and Techniques

Chapter 12 Applying Strategies, Building Skills

Chapter 13 ACT Reading Practice Test 1

Chapter 14 ACT Reading Practice Test 2 Part III: The ACT Writing Test

Chapter 15 Format and Scoring

Chapter 16 ACT Writing Diagnostic Test

Chapter 17 Strategies and Techniques

Chapter 18 Applying Strategies, Building Skills

Chapter 19 ACT Writing Practice Tests--Set 1

Chapter 20 ACT Writing Practice Tests--Set 2

Appendices

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