Five Hundred and One Critical Reading Questions

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Publisher: Learning Express Llc
ISBN: 1576855104
Release Date: 2004
Genre: Business & Economics

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.

Five Hundred and One Vocabulary Questions

Author: Elizabeth L. Chesla
Publisher: Learning Express Llc
ISBN: 1576854655
Release Date: 2003
Genre: Business & Economics

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.

501 Sentence Completion Questions

Author: LearningExpress (Organization)
Publisher: Learning Express Llc
ISBN: 1576855112
Release Date: 2004
Genre: Business & Economics

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.

501 Word Analogy Questions

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Publisher: Learning Express Llc
ISBN: 1576854221
Release Date: 2002
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

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.

Developing Critical Reading Skills

Author: Deanne Milan Spears
Publisher: McGraw-Hill College
ISBN: 0072491329
Release Date: 2003
Genre: Education

Designed for reading courses at the intermediate to advanced level, Developing Critical Reading Skills employs a wide range of selections to hone the reader's ability to analyze, interpret, question, and challenge the words of the writer.

501 Geometry Questions

Author: Learning Express LLC
Publisher: Learning Express Llc
ISBN: 1576858944
Release Date: 2012
Genre: Mathematics

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.

Five Hundred and One Synonym and Antonym Questions

Author: Brigit Dermott
Publisher: Learning Express Llc
ISBN: 157685423X
Release Date: 2002
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

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.

Reading Comprehension Success in 20 Minutes a Day

Author: Learning Express Llc
Publisher: Learning Express Llc
ISBN: 1576858995
Release Date: 2012
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

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.

Fahrenheit 451

Author: Ray Bradbury
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781451673319
Release Date: 2012-01-10
Genre: Fiction

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

501 Grammar and Writing Questions

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Publisher: Learning Express Llc
ISBN: 1576855392
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Education

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.

High School Reading Comprehension

Author: Jonathan D. Kantrowitz
Publisher:
ISBN: 078271322X
Release Date: 2014-04
Genre:

This extraordinary reading comprehension workbook provides extensive practice for the essential skills of critical thinking and literary analysis at the high school level. Students will read a variety of passages and respond to multiple-choice and open-ended questions in the areas of fiction, nonfiction, and poetry. Students will learn to master selecting and applying the appropriate reading strategies to best understand and examine reading passages. Skills covered include analyzing conflict, plot, and setting; interpreting the main idea; making inferences; drawing conclusions; evaluating the author's craft and style; identifying mood and tone; and analyzing figurative language. Also great for home schooling!

Building Comprehension Grade 9

Author: Ellen M. Dolan
Publisher: Lorenz Educational Press
ISBN: 9780787703981
Release Date: 1999-09-01
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

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

McGraw Hill s 500 SAT Critical Reading Questions to Know by Test Day

Author: Cynthia Johnson
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071820592
Release Date: 2013-11-01
Genre: Study Aids

500 Ways to Achieve Your Highest Score We want you to succeed on the Critical Reading section of the SAT. That's why we've selected these 500 questions to help you study more effectively, use your preparation time wisely, and get your best score. These questions are similar to the ones you'll find on the SAT, so you will know what to expect on test day. Each question includes a concise, easy-to-follow explanation in the answer key for your full understanding of the concepts. Whether you have been studying all year or are doing a last-minute review, McGraw-Hill's 500 SAT Critical Reading Questions to Know by Test Day will help you achieve the high score you desire. Sharpen your subject knowledge, and build your test-taking confidence with: 500 SAT Critical Reading questions Full explanations for each question in the answer key A format parallel to that of the SAT exam