Test Preps and Study Guides
How to Be a Study Ninja
Study Smarter. Focus Better. Achieve More.
Paperback ISBN: 1785782371
In the world of smartphones, instant internet access and on-demand documentaries, studying should be easier than ever. Yet all this background noise can make us unfocused and inefficient learners. So how can you cut through the distractions and get back to productive, rewarding learning? Four little words: Think like a Ninja.Paralysed by procrastination? Harness some Ninja Focus to get things started. Overwhelmed by exam nerves? You need some Zen-like Calm to turn those butterflies into steely focus. Surrounded by too many scrappy notes and unfinished to-do lists? Get Weapon-savvy with the latest organizational technology.With nine Ninja techniques to learn, there is a solution here for everyone who wants to learn better – and they don’t involve giving up the rest of your life.Written by one of the world’s foremost productivity experts, How to be a Study Ninja is a fun, accessible and practical guide on how to get the most out of your studying and love the quest for knowledge again.
Chemistry for the Utterly Confused
Paperback ISBN: 007147529x
Banish bafflement in this tough subject! From formulas and lab techniques to the periodic table, Chemistry for the Utterly Confused focuses on the areas of maximum confusion and breaks down the most difficult chemistry topics into easy-to-understand concepts. This invaluable guide also teaches problem-solving skills you need to master this imposing subject. Whether you're in high school, in college, or simply brushing up on chemistry knowledge, this fun, easily accessible book will make understanding chemistry a breeze.
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
The Complete Idiot's Guide to Calculus
2nd Edition Paperback ISBN: 1592574718
Cast off the curse of calculus! Students no longer have anything to fear: The Complete IdiotÂ's Guide to Calculus, Second Edition, is here. Like its predecessor, it was created with an audience of students working toward a non-science related degree in mind. A non-intimidating, easy-to-understand textbook companion, this new edition has more explanatory graphs and illustrations and double the number of practice problems. Â• First edition of this book has sold more copies than any of the other 70+ books on the subject Â• Twice as many practice problems in this second edition Â• More college students are now required to take calculus in college than ever before Â• Author is an award-winning calculus teacher praised for his ability to make this topic fun and approachable Â• His website, calculus-help.com, reaches thousands of students every month
Barron's Pass Key to the GMAT
Paperback ISBN: 0764139991
This abridged version of BarronÂ’s new, full-size GMAT test preparation manual presents two full-length practice GMATs with answers and analyses for all questions. Subject review sections cover essay writing, reading comprehension, sentence correction, critical reasoning, problem solving, and data sufficiency. Here is an excellent brush-up source for GMAT test takers who donÂ’t feel the need for the in-depth review provided by BarronÂ’s full-length GMAT manual.
Conquering the College Admissions Essay in 10 Easy Steps
Crafting a Winning Personal Statement
3rd Edition Paperback ISBN: 0399578692
The definitive guide to writing an amazing essay and mastering the college applications process. Writing a memorable personal statement can seem like an overwhelming project for a young college applicant, but college essay coach Alan Gelb's organized and encouraging step-by-step instructions take the intimidation out of the process, enabling applicants to craft a meaningful and polished college admissions essay. Gelb teaches students to identify an engaging topic and use creative writing techniques to compose a vivid statement that will reflect their individuality. A consistent top-seller in the college prep category, Conquering the College Admissions Essay in 10 Easy Steps has been revised to include extra information on supplemental and waitlist essays. This much-needed handbook will help applicants win over the admissions dean, while preparing them to write better papers once they've been accepted. For more, visit the author’s website at www.conquerthecollegeessay.com.
Sat Power Math
1st Edition Paperback ISBN: 0804125929
THE PRINCETON REVIEW GETS RESULTS! Ace the SAT math sections with 10 need-to-know essential topics for acing the exam. In our number-crunching world, basic math knowledge is a must—especially for acing tests like the SAT. For many people, though, math is confusing and often anxiety inducing. That’s why we’ve created SAT Power Math, which uses a simple, straightforward approach to break down and explain complicated math concepts and common problems. This book is your powerful tool for building essential math skills for the SAT, school, and beyond. Everything You Need to Help Achieve a High Math Score. • A comprehensive review of math topics like algebra, geometry, and statistics • Strategies for cracking the most common question types found on the SAT • A glossary of key math terms at the end of every chapter Practice Your Way to Perfection. • Practice drills for every math topic covered in the book • Detailed step-by-step answer explanations • Targeted strategies to help you score high on the math section of the SAT