Author: N.A

Publisher: Learning Express Llc

ISBN: 9781576855102

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 269

View: 2904

The critical reading section on standardized tests, especially the SAT 1 exam, is often cited as a trouble section for even the best test-takers. Examinees get test-targeted reading comprehension practice questions to score better with LearningExpress' series, Skill Builder in Focus. This specialized drill book provides the focused practice necessary for test-taking success. Plus, all answers are explained, using terms that clarify context, main ideas, themes, and critical thinking skills for effective studying and positive reinforcement. Almost every standardized test in verbal skills, including civil service exams, contains reading comprehension questions. Each practice consists of several passages followed by questions and answer explanations.
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Author: LearningExpress LLC

Publisher: Learning Express Llc

ISBN: 9781576859490

Category: Education

Page: 251

View: 4955

An updated edition of a step-by-step reference provides extensive, varied practice questions for graduated levels of standardized and in-class tests to enable students to develop expert reading strategies while overcoming reading anxiety and improving speed and comprehension skill. Original.
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Author: Elizabeth L. Chesla

Publisher: Learning Express Llc

ISBN: 9781576854655

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 207

View: 3115

It's true that a powerful vocabulary will pave the way to success! To measure verbal skills, most standardized or placement tests include a vocabulary section. In addition, civil service, health care, or job placement exams evaluate a candidate's verbal aptitude with a vocabulary test.
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Author: Learningexpress, Llc,LearningExpress LLC

Publisher: Learning Express Llc

ISBN: 9781576859681

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 168

View: 7241

501 Writing Prompts features writing prompts that simulate actual standardized test questions from exams including the SAT, ACT, and GRE. This book is designed to help students gain confidence when faced with an essay prompt, and then to use the writing skills needed to ace exams. This book teaches precisely how to pull together the right words to answer any writing prompt, alongside full sample answers and explanations for every question.
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Author: N.A

Publisher: Learning Express Llc

ISBN: 9781576855393

Category: Education

Page: 142

View: 8896

Reinforces the rules of grammar for improved written communication. Includes exercises in capitalization/punctuation, sentence structure, subject-verb agreement, modifiers (adjectives, adverbs, etc.), paragraph structural development, and assembling coherent essays. Features practice sets of questions and answer explanations as well as models of completed essays.
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Author: N.A

Publisher: Learning Express Llc

ISBN: 9781576854228

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 106

View: 3039

Unlike most resources, this handy, portable study aid is not prepared exclusively for the Miller Analogy Test. Though it can certainly be used for it, this book prepares test takers for any standardized test containing word analogies, such as: SAT, GRE, GMAT, or LSAT. Often cited as a difficult section for even the best students, discover the best resource for word analogies practice, and no extras. Test-takers work with these questions and find out how to score better through practice. All answers are explained, reinforcing strategies and identifying tricks to figuring out the questions.
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Author: LearningExpress (Organization)

Publisher: Learning Express Llc

ISBN: 9781576855119

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 178

View: 670

Uses vocabulary words in context to test verbal aptitude and prepare students for PSAT, SAT, and GRE, professional and civil service qualifying exams. Focuses on the sentence completion question by offering practice in finding words in context. Each question contains a sentence with a fill-in-the-blank space. Correct answers are fully explained using their definitions, to reinforce skills. Topics include sentence structure mechanics (subject-verb agreement, modifiers -- adjectives, adverbs, etc., paragraph structural development, and essay questions formatting.
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Author: Learning Express LLC

Publisher: Learning Express Llc

ISBN: 9781576858943

Category: Mathematics

Page: 293

View: 1504

Provides practice exercises and simple definitions to help students prepare for multiple-choice tests, high school exit exams, and other standardized tests on the subject of geometry.
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Author: Ellen M. Dolan,Sue D. Royals

Publisher: Lorenz Educational Press

ISBN: 0787703982

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 48

View: 3481

Provides high-interest stories with controlled vocabulary averaging two readability levels below the content. Includes follow-up questions that reinforce comprehension skills.
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Author: Learning Express Llc

Publisher: Learning Express Llc

ISBN: 9781576858998

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 214

View: 5931

Reading Comprehension in 20 Minutes a Day enhances your critical reading skills in just 20 short lessons. Learn to dissect a story, find the main idea, and draw conclusions through study of practical exercises. With passages from literature, essays, technical writing, and articles, this handy guide includes lessons with hundreds of exercises in test format to help you acquire or refresh essential reading comprehension skills.
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Author: N.A

Publisher: Learning Express Llc

ISBN: 9781576855348

Category: Education

Page: 143

View: 3306

Nearly everyone must face a standardized test at some time. This guide eases the process by helping readers improve reasoning, critical thinking, judgment, and decision-making skills, as well as prepare for exams. Like most standardized tests, it features multiple-choice questions along with complete answers. It begins with basic number and letter series questions, and moves on to verbal-classification, artificial language, and matching definition items.
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Author: Brigit Dermott

Publisher: Learning Express Llc

ISBN: 9781576854235

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 107

View: 4216

501 Synonyms and Antonym Questions is designed to help students prepare for the verbal sections of most assessment and entrance exams. The book increases a student's vocabulary and refines their knowledge of words, bringing about higher standardized test scores and more effective verbal and written communication. Questions in this book prepare students for the synonym and antonym problems found on most standardized tests-including high school entrance exams, the SAT, civil service exams, and the GRE. The book increases in difficulty as students move through each exercise. All answers are explained, featuring short definitions and terms that clarify word meanings and their opposites for effective studying and positive reinforcement.
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Author: LearningExpress LLC

Publisher: Learning Express Llc

ISBN: 9781576859674

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 276

View: 1602

Vocabulary and spelling skills play a crucial role in your success every step along the way from high school, to college, to the job world. Vocabulary & Spelling Success in 20 Minutes a Day will help you significantly increase your vocabulary and spelling proficiency. Updated with the most important new words being used on standardized exams, this study guide quickly and effectively boosts your word and spelling power in just 20 concise, easy-to-understand lessons. Vocabulary essentials inside include definitions with pronunciation keys, words in context, parts of speech, synonyms and antonyms, prefixes and suffixes, word roots, and more.
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A Novel

Author: Ray Bradbury

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1451673310

Category: Fiction

Page: 159

View: 5566

A totalitarian regime has ordered all books to be destroyed, but one of the book burners, Guy Montag, suddenly realizes their merit.
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Strategy Guide + Online Tracker

Author: Manhattan Prep

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1506209742

Category: Study Aids

Page: 300

View: 380

Designed around the real-world legal applications of reading comprehension, Manhattan Prep’s LSAT Reading Comprehension is an essential tool for a surprisingly tricky part of the LSAT. Using Manhattan Prep’s expert strategies, this book will train you to approach the LSAT as a law student would approach a legal text—actively and with a purpose. LSAT Reading Comprehension teaches you how to recognize the core argument and use it as a framework to organize the entire passage, improving the speed and clarity with which you read. To further improve your reading, LSAT Reading Comprehension walks you through the annotation process, discussing where and how to take notes in order to maximize your comprehension efficiently. It also looks at the types of questions on the LSAT and arms you with the skills you need to spot issues and identify correct answers. Each chapter in LSAT Reading Comprehension features drills and full practice sets—made up of real LSAT questions—to help you absorb and apply what you’ve learned, while numerous, in-depth solutions walk you through the process of selecting the right answer and help you to achieve mastery. Additional practice and resources are available online through the Manhattan Prep website. Used by itself or with other Manhattan Prep materials, LSAT Reading Comprehension will push you to your top score.
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Author: Jay Asher

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1595147888

Category: Young Adult Fiction

Page: 352

View: 5832

Includes an introduction by the author, alternate ending, early notes and ideas, deleted scenes, discussion guide, and town map on reverse side of jacket.
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Author: Mark A. McKibben

Publisher: Learning Express Llc

ISBN: 9781576859049

Category: Mathematics

Page: 225

View: 3277

Offers targeted practice on solving word problems. Questions are divided into six chapters to focus on algebra, geometry, fractions, percents, decimals, and miscellaneous math that range from easy to advanced problem solving.
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Author: Mark A. McKibben, Ph.D.

Publisher: Learning Express Llc

ISBN: 9781576858981

Category: Mathematics

Page: 281

View: 5510

Using a self-paced, multiple-choice approach that moves from basic questions to more difficult ones, this guide of practice questions teaches students to successfully prepare for all the different types of algebra questions on standardized tests. The book covers the full range of math concepts and properties, from exponents and radicals, algebraic expressions and integers, to multiplying and factoring polynomials and using the quadratic formula to solve equations.
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Author: Diane Barrett,Martin M. Weiss

Publisher: Pearson IT Certification

ISBN: 0134783670

Category: Computers

Page: 720

View: 7882

CompTIA Security+ SY0-501 Exam Cram , Fifth Edition, is the perfect study guide to help you pass CompTIA’s newly updated version of the Security+ exam. It provides coverage and practice questions for every exam topic. The book contains a set of 150 questions. The powerful Pearson Test Prep practice test software provides real-time practice and feedback with all the questions so you can simulate the exam. Covers the critical information you need to know to score higher on your Security+ exam! · Analyze indicators of compromise and determine types of attacks, threats, and risks to systems · Minimize the impact associated with types of attacks and vulnerabilities · Secure devices, communications, and network infrastructure · Effectively manage risks associated with a global business environment · Differentiate between control methods used to secure the physical domain · Identify solutions for the implementation of secure network architecture · Compare techniques for secure application development and deployment · Determine relevant identity and access management procedures · Implement security policies, plans, and procedures related to organizational security · Apply principles of cryptography and effectively deploy related solutions
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