McGraw-Hill's LSAT with CD-ROM, 2010 Edition

McGraw-Hill's LSAT with CD-ROM, 2010 Edition

by Curvebreakers

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Overview

Harvard Law School’s top-scoring students show you how to get an Ivy League score on the LSAT

This popular guide by recognized experts is the one more students trust! The authors are Harvard Law School students who tutor LSAT-takers nationwide, and they’ve packed this new edition with their most effective study tips, test-taking secrets, and LSAT samples. McGraw-Hill’s LSAT has been thoroughly revised and updated, including expanded coverage of logic topics— essential information for LSAT takers. The enhanced, fully redesigned CD-ROM is also now both PC- and Mac-compatible.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780071624695
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date: 06/24/2009
Pages: 528
Product dimensions: 10.80(w) x 8.56(h) x 1.05(d)

About the Author

Curvebreakers™ is a group of Harvard Law School students who achieved top scores on the LSAT.

Table of Contents


McGraw-Hill's LSAT, 2010 Edition
Part II - Getting Started

1. Introduction to the LSAT
LSAT Basics
What's on the LSAT
LSAT Scores
LSAT Question Types
General Strategies
How to Use this Book
The Curvebreakers Method
Curvebreakers Recommendations
Law School Admission


2. Diagnostic Test

Answer Sheet
Answer Key
Calculating Your Score
Answers and Explanations
Your LSAT Study Plan


Part II - Solution Strategies for Every LSAT Question Type

3. Logic Games
Logic Games: Five General Strategies
Logic Basics
Formal Logic Games
Sequencing Games
Linear Games
Complex Linear Games
Grouping Games
Mapping Games
Minimized Variables
Maximized Variables
Games with Rounds


4. Logical Reasoning

Logical Reasoning Question Types
Conclusion Questions
"Resolve" Questions
"Strengthen" Questions
"Weaken" Questions
Reasoning Strategy Questions
Analogous Reasoning Questions
Controversy Questions


5. Reading Comprehension

The Technique of "Scholarly" Reading
Main Point Questions
Author's Character's Opinion Questions
Claims Questions
Syntax Questions
Inference Questions
Support/Undermine Questions


6. The LSAT Writing Sample

Sample Topic
Sample Essay


Part III - Four Practice Tests

Pratice Test 1
Practice Test 2
Practice Test 3
Practice Test 4
Some Final Advice for Test-Takers


Appendix - Surviving You First Year in Law School

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