Pocket Idiot's Guide to the SAT Essay

Pocket Idiot's Guide to the SAT Essay

by Pamela Rice-Hahn
     
 

Don't panic!

In March of 2005, the SAT Reasoning Test® underwent major changes. The most controversial and worrisome component for many students and parents is the new student-written essay, added because of the belief that many students don't write as well as they should. The Pocket Idiot's Guide to Acing the SAT Essay provides no-

Overview

Don't panic!

In March of 2005, the SAT Reasoning Test® underwent major changes. The most controversial and worrisome component for many students and parents is the new student-written essay, added because of the belief that many students don't write as well as they should. The Pocket Idiot's Guide to Acing the SAT Essay provides no- nonsense help that will help students do well on this highly subjective exam component.

• Approximately 2 million students will take the SAT in 2005
• Features strategies for maximizing the 25 minutes allotted to this section of the SAT
• Expert advice for writing a knockout essay, including what's most important to get correct and what mistakes must be avoided
• Key information on how the essay is scored and how it fits into the overall exam
• Sample, model essays are integrated into the book

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781592573974
Publisher:
Alpha Books
Publication date:
08/28/2005
Series:
Pocket Idiot's Guide Series
Pages:
208
Product dimensions:
4.38(w) x 7.40(h) x 0.48(d)

Meet the Author

Pamela Rice Hahn is the author of hundreds of articles and numerous books, including Alpha Teach Yourself Grammar and Style in 24 Hours, The Everything Writing Well Book, and The Unofficial Guide to Online Genealogy. She is co-author of the upcoming book Police Officer Exam (Exam Cram 2).

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