College Board: 10 Real SATs

College Board: 10 Real SATs

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Overview

The only book on the market that gives students practice on real, complete SATs

Only the College Board, the official sponsor of the SAT, can deliver these genuine SAT tests for student practice, ten tests in all. And only the College Board can deliver test-taking advise from the experts who actually prepare the questions. Plus, 10 Real SATs contains PSAT/NMSQT tests, including information on the new essay section of the PSAT.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780874475678
Publisher: Holt, Henry & Company, Inc.
Publication date: 06/28/1997
Edition description: Older Edition
Pages: 664
Product dimensions: 8.31(w) x 10.92(h) x 1.85(d)

Table of Contents

Prefacevii
Chapter 1Introducing the SAT1
About the SAT2
What's in the SAT3
Preparing for the Test4
Understanding Your Scores7
Using Your Scores8
Student Services9
Chapter 2Test-Taking Strategies11
Test-Taking Rules12
Pacing and Timing15
Guessing17
Chapter 3Psyching Yourself Up21
Relaxation Techniques22
Chapter 4About Verbal Questions25
Strategies for Tackling the Questions26
Building Vocabulary Skills28
Chapter 5Sentence Completion Questions31
Chapter 6Analogy Questions51
Chapter 7Critical Reading Questions69
Questions Involving Two Passages74
Vocabulary-in-Context Questions74
Chapter 8Verbal Practice95
Sentence Completions96
Analogies98
Critical Reading99
Chapter 9About Mathematics Questions103
Math Reference Information104
Types of Questions104
General Math Tips107
Strategies for Finding the Right Answer108
Chapter 10Calculators113
Calculators Are Recommended114
Chapter 11Mathematics Review115
Arithmetic118
Algebra132
Word Problems137
Geometry142
Chapter 12Five-Choice Multiple-Choice Questions165
Chapter 13Quantitative Comparison Questions195
Chapter 14Student-Produced Response Questions211
Strategies and Guidelines for Completing the Grids212
Chapter 15Mathematics Practice231
Five-Choice Multiple-Choice Questions233
Quantitative Comparison Questions236
Student-Produced Response Questions239
Chapter 16About the PSAT/NMSQT243
Preparing for the PSAT/NMSQT246
Sample Writing Skills Questions with Explanations248
Chapter 1710 Complete, Real SATs with Answer Keys261

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