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.

501 Reading Comprehension Questions

Author: LearningExpress LLC
Publisher: Learning Express Llc
ISBN: 1576859495
Release Date: 2014-01-07
Genre: Education

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.

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 Algebra Questions

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Publisher: Learning Express Llc
ISBN: 157685552X
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Mathematics

Reviews the concepts and properties of math and algebra, including integers, algebraic expressions, graphing, solving equations, and working with formulas, exponents, polynomials, factoring, quadratic equations, and radicals.

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

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 Writing Prompts

Author: Learningexpress, Llc
Publisher: Learning Express Llc
ISBN: 1576859681
Release Date: 2014-03-07
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

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.

Building Comprehension Grade 9 eBook

Author: Ellen M. Dolan
Publisher: Lorenz Educational Press
ISBN: 9780787781187
Release Date: 1999-09-01
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

The high-interest, low-vocabulary stories in this book feature diversified subject matter, including: current personalities, popular sports figures and events, ghosts, monsters, and mysteries, visual and performing arts, disasters, excerpts from legends and mythology, and amazing facts and wonders in science and nature. The stories are written with a controlled vocabulary averaging two readability levels below the content. A male-female, ethnic, and geographic balance has been maintained in the selections. Follow-up questions reinforce key comprehension skills. These include: recognition of main idea, significant details, word meaning in context, inference, and drawing conclusions. Thoughtful discussions and on-going projects can be generated from many of the stories. Where space permits, a follow-through activity has been included to lead to self-motivated reading or to valuable discussion, also allowing the teacher opportunity to award extra credit.

501 Challenging Logic and Reasoning Problems

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Publisher: Learning Express Llc
ISBN: 1576855341
Release Date: 2005-01-01
Genre: Education

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.

Five Hundred and One Grammar and Writing Questions

Author: Editors of Learningexpress LLC
Publisher: Learning Express Llc
ISBN: 1576857484
Release Date: 2010
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

This fully updated and revised 4th edition offers plenty of practice with issues of capitalization, punctuation, basic grammar, sentence structure, organization, paragraph development, and essay writing.

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!

Reading Comprehension Success in 20 Minutes a Day

Author: Learning Express Llc
Publisher: Learning Express Llc
ISBN: 1576858995
Release Date: 2012-09-16
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.

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.

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.

One Thousand and One Vocabulary and Spelling Questions

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Publisher: Learning Express Llc
ISBN: 1576854736
Release Date: 2003
Genre: Business & Economics

Teaches strategies for success on multiple-choice tests involving vocabulary and spelling. Practice problems are designed to reinforce verbal skills, including the correct use of synonyms, antonyms, and word analogies. Focuses on words in context through reading comprehension and sentence completion questions and fosters spelling skills.