Pass Key to the ACT

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This condensed version of Barron's latest full-size ACT test preparation manual presents a diagnostic test and two full-length ACT practice tests with all questions answered and explained. Subject review sections with additional practice questions cover English, math, reading, science reasoning, and advice for students taking the optional essay section. This book also gives students an overview of the ACT with descriptions of the test's question types and test-taking advice. ...
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Overview


This condensed version of Barron's latest full-size ACT test preparation manual presents a diagnostic test and two full-length ACT practice tests with all questions answered and explained. Subject review sections with additional practice questions cover English, math, reading, science reasoning, and advice for students taking the optional essay section. This book also gives students an overview of the ACT with descriptions of the test's question types and test-taking advice.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780764139918
  • Publisher: Barron's Educational Series, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 10/1/2008
  • Edition description: REV
  • Edition number: 7
  • Pages: 512
  • Sales rank: 1,408,463
  • Product dimensions: 5.20 (w) x 8.10 (h) x 1.10 (d)

Table of Contents


Preface

Acknowledgments

Test-Taker's Checklist for the ACT

  • 1/Preparing for the ACT

The ACT

Before Taking the ACT

After the ACT

  • 2/Preparing for the English Test

Description of the English Test

Long-Range Strategy

Tips

Usage/Mechanics

Sentence Structure

Rhetorical Skills

Sample English Test

  • 3/Preparing for the Mathematics Test

Description of the Mathematics Test

Strategy

Arithmetic/Pre-Algebra

Algebra and Coordinate Geometry

Geometry

Trigonometry

  • 4/Preparing for the Reading Test

Description of the Reading Test

Test-taking Tactics

Prose Fiction

Social Studies

Humanities

Natural Science

Sample Reading Test

  • 5/Preparing for the Science Reasoning Test

Description of the Science Reasoning Test

Tips

Data Representation Questions

Research Summaries Questions

Conflicting Viewpoints Questions

Sample Science Reasoning Test

  • 6/Preparing for the Writing Test

Description of the Writing Test

Sample Student Essays with Evaluations

The Challenge of Writing a 30-Minute Essay

Thirteen Principles of Essay Writing

Essay-Writing Practice

  • 7/Model Tests

Model Test A

Answer Keys and Analysis Charts

Answer Explanations

Model Test B

Answer Keys and Analysis Charts

Answer Explanations

Evaluating Your Performance

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