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The Official Guide to the GRE General Test, Third Edition
The Official Guide to the GRE General Test, Third Edition
Paperback      ISBN: 1259862410

Get the only official guide to the GRE(R) General Test that comes straight from the test makers

If you're looking for the best, most authoritative guide to the GRE General Test, you've found it The Official Guide to the GRE General Test, Third Edition is the only GRE guide specially created by ETS--the people who actually make the test. It's packed with everything you need to do your best on the test--and move toward your graduate or business school degree.

Only ETS can show you exactly what to expect on the test, tell you precisely how the test is scored, and give you hundreds of authentic test questions for practice That makes this guide your most reliable and accurate source for everything you need to know about the GRE revised General Test.

No other guide to the GRE General Test gives you all this:
- Four complete, real tests--two in the book and two on CD-ROM
- Hundreds of authentic test questions--so you can study with the real thing
- In-depth descriptions of the Verbal Reasoning and Quantitative Reasoning measures plus valuable tips for answering each question type
- Quantitative Reasoning problem-solving steps and strategies to help you get your best score
- Detailed overview of the two types of Analytical Writing essay tasks including scored sample responses and actual raters' comments

Everything you need to know about the test, straight from the test makers

Macbeth (No Fear Shakespeare), 1
Macbeth (No Fear Shakespeare), 1
Paperback      ISBN: 1586638467

Read Shakespeare's plays in all their brilliance--and understand what every word means

Don't be intimidated by Shakespeare These popular guides make the Bard's plays accessible and enjoyable.

Each No Fear guide contains:
  • The complete text of the original play
  • A line-by-line translation that puts the words into everyday language
  • A complete list of characters, with descriptions
  • Plenty of helpful commentary
Admission Possible: The
Admission Possible
The "Dare to Be Yourself" Guide for Getting Into the Best Colleges for You
Paperback      ISBN: 1402263317

When It Comes to College Admissions, Dare to Be Yourself

Applying to college isn't just about your GPA, test scores, or how many activities you've done. It's about finding colleges that fit you as a student and a person. And the secret is: that's what the colleges want as well.

adMISSIONPOSSIBLE is not your ordinary admission guide-this book is designed to help you be just a little bit different, just a little bit better, than everyone else by focusing on who you are and what you love.

adMISSION POSSIBLE takes the stress out of the admission process by providing you with the most useful hands-on advice on everything you need to know and do to make the application process go smoothly-a step-by-step action plan, filled with worksheets, charts, resume and essay samples, questions, directions, and timelines. Along the way you'll discover how to make yourself shine with:

- Extracurricular activities that show your passions, know-how, leadership, and/or resourcefulness
- Admissions essays based on insights and unique, down-to-earth personal stories
- High school counselor and teacher recommendations that are "over the top"
- An Activities Resume that helps colleges and recommenders really know you

"Wonderfully comprehensive...extraordinarily accurate in a field with a million small details that can change abruptly."--Jon Reider, Former Senior Associate Director of Admission, Stanford University (1985-2000), Director of College Counseling, San Francisco University High School

"Majorie makes college admissions a process of discovery for the student and leaves them happy about where they are going instead of unhappy about where they are not going." --Samuel L. Popkin, PhD, Professor of Political Science, University of California, San Diego, Susan L. Shirk, PhD, Director of the University of California Institute on Global Conflict and Cooperation

Manhattan Prep Gmat Reading Comprehension
Manhattan Prep Gmat Reading Comprehension
Paperback      ISBN: 1941234062

Adapting to the ever-changing GMAT exam, Manhattan Prep's 6th Edition GMAT Strategy Guides offer the latest approaches for students looking to score in the top percentiles. Written by active instructors with 99th-percentile scores, these books are designed with the student in mind.

The GMAT Reading Comprehension strategy guide empowers students to tackle puzzling questions about difficult reading passages on the GMAT. It teaches how to peel back layers of complicated wording to make sense of confusing content and find proof for the correct answer quickly.

Unlike other guides that attempt to convey everything in a single tome, the GMAT Reading Comprehension strategy guide is designed to provide deep, focused coverage of one specialized area tested on the GMAT. As a result, students benefit from thorough and comprehensive subject material, clear explanations of fundamental principles, and step-by-step instructions of important techniques. In-action practice problems and detailed answer explanations challenge the student, while topical sets of Official Guide problems provide the opportunity for further growth.

Used by itself or with other Manhattan Prep Strategy Guides, the GMAT Reading Comprehension strategy guide will help students develop all the knowledge, skills, and strategic thinking necessary for success on the GMAT. Purchase of this book includes one year of access to Manhattan Prep's Reading Comprehension Question Bank. All of Manhattan Prep's GMAT Strategy Guides are aligned with the GMAC Official Guide, 2016 edition.
5 Steps to a 5 AP English Language, 2012-2013
5 Steps to a 5 AP English Language, 2012-2013
Paperback      ISBN: 0071751580

A Perfect Plan for the Perfect Score

We want you to succeed on your AP* exam. That's why we've created this 5-step plan to help you study more effectively, use your preparation time wisely, and get your best score. This easy-to-follow guide offers you a complete review of your AP course, strategies to give you the edge on test day, and plenty of practice with AP-style test questions. You'll sharpen your subject knowledge, strengthen your thinking skills, and build your test-taking confidence with Full-length practice exams modeled on the real test 3 interactive practice exams on CD-ROM All the terms and concepts you need to know to get your best score Your choice of three customized study schedules--so you can pick the one that meets your needs

The 5-Step Plan helps you get the most out of your study time:
Step 1: Set Up Your Study Program
Step 2: Determine Your Readiness
Step 3: Develop the Strategies
Step 4: Review the Knowledge
Step 5: Build Your Confidence

Princeton Review ACT Prep, 2021: 6 Practice Tests + Content Review + Strategies
Princeton Review ACT Prep, 2021
6 Practice Tests + Content Review + Strategies
Paperback      ISBN: 052557011x
THE PRINCETON REVIEW GETS RESULTS. Get all the prep you need to ace the ACT with 6 full-length practice tests (the most on the market), thorough ACT topic reviews, and extra practice online.

PLUS Up to date information on the new ACT Online Testing option, superscores, section retesting, and more via your included online Student Tools.

Techniques That Actually Work.
- Powerful tactics to help you avoid traps and beat the ACT
- Tips for pacing yourself and guessing logically

Everything You Need to Know to Help Achieve a High Score.
- Complete coverage of all test topics, including the reading and written portions
- Thorough review of the skills necessary to ace all five ACT sections
- Information on the ACT Online Testing option, superscores, and more

Practice Your Way to Excellence.
- 6 full-length practice tests (4 in the book, 2 online) with detailed answer explanations
- Instant score reports for online tests and essay checklists to help you grade the writing tests
What Smart Students Know: Maximum Grades. Optimum Learning. Minimum Time.
What Smart Students Know
Maximum Grades. Optimum Learning. Minimum Time.
1st Edition    Paperback      ISBN: 0517880857

Successful students are not necessarily smarter than their less successful peers, they have simply mastered the art of efficient learning. Adam Robinson introduces high school and college students to an innovative approach that can help them achieve top grades while discovering the joy of true learning.

Greek Classics
Greek Classics
Paperback      ISBN: 0822005662

This sweeping survey of ancient Greek culture covers the greatest works of Greek poets, dramatists, philosophers, writers, and historians. These writings are the foundation of the way we think and act and are important to the student of the human condition.

Precalculus The Easy Way
Precalculus The Easy Way
Paperback      ISBN: 0764128922

An experienced math instructor and teacher trainer helps to make PreCalculus easy--even for students who feel intimidated by more advanced math topics. His orderly, step-by-step approach begins with concepts and skills typically introduced in a first-year high-school-level algebra course then progresses to advanced algebra and trigonometry, needed for the study of calculus. The lesson format and step-by-step demonstration examples are designed for self-teaching and rapid learning. Special math tips help resolve student difficulties and are strategically located throughout the text. Major topics include: algebra; graphs and graphing calculator methods; complex numbers; polynomial and rational functions; exponential and logarithmic functions; fitting lines and curves to data; trigonometry and polar coordinates; conic sections and parametric equations; counting and probability; binomial theorem; and probabilities. Check-up exercises at the end of each chapter help students monitor their progress.

Romeo and Juliet (No Fear Shakespeare), 2
Romeo and Juliet (No Fear Shakespeare), 2
Paperback      ISBN: 1586638459

Read Shakespeare's plays in all their brilliance--and understand what every word means

Don't be intimidated by Shakespeare These popular guides make the Bard's plays accessible and enjoyable.

Each No Fear guide contains:
  • The complete text of the original play
  • A line-by-line translation that puts the words into everyday language
  • A complete list of characters, with descriptions
  • Plenty of helpful commentary