Perform Your Best on the Bar Exam Performance Test

Author: Mary Campbell Gallagher
Publisher: Barwrite Press
ISBN: 0970608837
Release Date: 2010-08
Genre: Law

On the Multistate Performance Test (MPT) one must not only research and write a brief or another law office task, but also finish the job in just 90 minutes. This resource features detailed instructions for the time-saving MPT-Matrix system for noting research quickly on one sheet of paper, which avoids note-taking and provides a blueprint for rapid drafting. Sample templates and tasks are also included.

Write Fast Legal Memos Like a Sport tm

Author: Mary Campbell Gallagher
Publisher: Barwrite Press
ISBN: 0970608845
Release Date: 2013-11-01
Genre: Law

Law firm hiring partners and training supervisors agree that new lawyers should be able to draft basic legal memos quickly. But until now, even the best training courses have treated memo-writing as just a question of writing law and analysis, rather than also of having the right organizational habits. Now, at last, in this CLE book, legal writing expert Mary Campbell Gallagher, J.D. (Harvard), Ph.D., teaches junior lawyers how to build their memo-writing skills "like a sport . " Using six of the simulated law office memorandum tasks, sample answers, and analyses from her book Perform Your Best on the Bar Exam Performance Test (MPT), the tasks developed by the National Conference of Bar Examiners (NCBE) for the MPT part of the bar exam, and adapting the unique systems she created for the MPT to the conditions of law practice, Dr. Gallagher helps lawyers develop the habits needed to research, organize, and draft their basic legal memos efficiently.

Scoring High on Bar Exam Essays

Author: Mary Campbell Gallagher
Publisher: Legal Books Distributing
ISBN: 0970608810
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Law

Essay-writing can account for 50 percent or more of the bar exam score, yet bar review courses often don't teach how to write lawyer-like essays. Gallagher provides step-by-step instructions on essay-writing systems and confidence-building practices. A review of the best and worst ways to respond to essay questions is included. (Study Guide)

Strategies and Tactics for the MBE

Author: Steven L. Emanuel
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 9781454879619
Release Date: 2016-05-22
Genre: Study Aids

Strategies & Tactics for the MBE, 6E is full of up-to-date advice on how to analyze Multistate Bar Exam (MBE) questions, including details on how to handle each MBE subject, specific, step-by-step strategies for analyzing different question types, tips about how subtle differences in wording can completely change the meaning of an answer, and strategies for "rewording" questions in your mind to make them easier to analyze. Updated by Steven Emanuel, Strategies & Tactics for the MBE, 6E contains a full-length, 200-question practice MBE exam, as well as more than 325 additional questions broken down by subject a total of over 500 NCBE-released questions. The new edition also includes 70 author-generated Civil Procedure questions. Each subject begins with detailed advice on how to handle MBE questions on that subject and how to focus your studies on the most common and trickiest MBE topics. Every question has a fully explained answer that analyzes, in detail, every answer option. Features: Updated to include a comprehensive section on Civil Procedure, which was recently added to the MBE exam. This new section features approximately 70 author-generated questions. For the traditional MBE topics (Constitutional Law, Contracts, Criminal Law and Procedure, Evidence, Real Property and Future Interests, and Torts), every one of the more than 500 questions in this book represents an actual question asked on a past MBE. These questions have been reviewed for accuracy and updated.

EMT Emergency Medical Technician Crash Course Book Online

Author: Christopher Coughlin
Publisher: Research & Education Assoc.
ISBN: 9780738670775
Release Date: 2013-03-05
Genre: Study Aids

REA’s EMT Crash CourseEverything you need for the exam – in a fast review format!EMT Crash Course is perfect for any prospective Emergency Medical Technician who wants a quick refresher before taking the NREMT Certification Exam. Targeted, Focused Review – Study Only What You Need to Know Written by an EMS Program Director and NREMT paramedic with first-hand experience and classroom instruction, our targeted review chapters in outline style cover all the official test categories found on the EMT exam: airway and breathing, cardiology, medical, obstetrics and pediatrics, and trauma. The author explains the structure of the exam and shows you how to answer questions quickly and correctly.Expert Test-taking Strategies Our author explains the structure of the NREMT Certification Exam, so you know what to expect on test day. He also shares question-level strategies and shows you the best way to answer questions. By following our expert tips and advice, you can score higher on the exam. Must-know Key Terms Knowing the right medical terminology can make a real difference in your test score. That’s why we give you a glossary of more than 400 EMT terms you need to know before you take your exam.Take REA’s Online Practice Exam After studying, go online and test what you’ve learned. Our practice exam features timed testing, diagnostic feedback, detailed answers, and automatic scoring. The exam is balanced to include every topic and type of question found on the actual EMT exam, so you know you’re studying the smart way.No matter how or when you prepare for the EMT exam, REA’s EMT Crash Course will show you how to study efficiently and strategically, so you can get a great score.

The Multistate Goat

Author: Jessica Klein
Publisher:
ISBN: 1490943498
Release Date: 2015-06-05
Genre:

The Multistate Goat is your essential resource for preparing for the Multistate Bar Exam!Contained in this book are 410 authentic MBE questions released from the National Conference of Bar Examiners. They are the NCBE's most recently released questions, so you can be assured that you are preparing with the most reliable questions available!This book includes:- Answer explanations for every question- A study plan for the MBE- Practice MBEs by subject area or mixed- Information on how to instantly access 1,200+ more MBE questions for FREE- Tools for keeping track of your progress- Worksheets to help you assess your weak areas- Advice on how to prepare for Civil Procedure MBEs and every Civil Procedure question released by the NCBE

Unbreakable Runner

Author: T.J. Murphy
Publisher: VeloPress
ISBN: 9781937716622
Release Date: 2014-09-22
Genre: Health & Fitness

A New York Times Best Seller! Men's Journal Health Book of the Year In Unbreakable Runner, CrossFit Endurance founder Brian MacKenzie and journalist T.J. Murphy examine long-held beliefs about how to train, tearing down those traditions to reveal new principles for a lifetime of healthy, powerful running. Unbreakable Runner challenges conventional training tenets such as high mileage and high-carb diets to show how reduced mileage and high-intensity training can make runners stronger, more durable athletes and prepare them for races of any distance. Distance runners who want to invigorate their training, solve injuries, or break through a performance plateau can gain power and resilience from MacKenzie's effective blend of run training and whole-body strength and conditioning. CrossFitters who want to conquer a marathon, half-marathon, or ultramarathon will find endurance training instruction with 8- to 12-week programs that combine CrossFitTM workouts with run-specific sessions. Unbreakable Runner includes CrossFit-based training programs for race distances from 5K to ultramarathon for beginner, intermediate, and advanced runners. Build a better running body with this CrossFit Endurance-based approach to running training.

The Practice of Mediation

Author: Douglas Frenkel
Publisher: Aspen Pub
ISBN: 0735544395
Release Date: 2008
Genre: Law

the Practice of Mediation: A Video-Integrated Text is the first book to combine in-depth textual analysis of the mediation process with fully integrated, online video illustrating the stages of the mediation process and the many constituent skills of effective mediators. Written in an engaging and conversational style, the text provides students a sophisticated understanding of the negotiation process and barriers to conflict resolution. Accompanied by seven hours of video of unscripted mediated disputes involving three different cases and nine mediators with widely varying styles, the presentation allows students to "see" what they are reading about and prepares them for all major approaches to mediation. In addition, the text includes up-to-date analysis of the ethics of mediation and the role of the representative lawyer in the process. the Second Edition makes the video case studies available to students in a seamless e-book format, with a simple click of an icon. It adds new and expanded coverage of on-line mediation, cross-cultural mediation and co-mediation and also includes a new, full-length video of the text's high-conflict child custody mediation. This text is the ultimate integration of theory and practice in that : each volume contains unscripted, high quality video depicting nine professional mediators, of different backgrounds and orientations, mediating three different disputes, with very different results the DVD extracts are fully integrated with the text, enabling students to "see" what they are studying as they read, and enabling instructors to save precious classroom time by assigning DVD extracts to be viewed and analyzed outside of class the mediations depicted on the DVD -- a child custody case, a small claims consumer dispute, and a premises liability suit filed by a tenant against his former landlord-are based on real cases, selected for their varied contexts and dispute characteristics the DVD illustrates a wide range of mediator and lawyer conduct and includes an extended comparative example of facilitative and evaluative mediation of the same matter Accessible and conversational in style, the text draws on the most recent research in the field and: explores and recognizes all of the major approaches to mediation , helping students, as prospective neutrals and client representatives, analyze how the characteristics of a dispute and the context of the mediation setting might affect what mediation approach(es) will best suit each case sets out a model of mediation, from information gathering through persuasion, that can be applied in community and court settings, and in disputes ranging from family and employment to small claims and large commercial matters examines in detail all the major ethical and role issues that mediators and lawyers representing clients in mediation encounter Unique in its approach and designed to maximize the classroom experience, this is an outstanding teaching package. the carefully crafted Teacher's Manual includes: sample syllabi and teaching suggestions for how the book can be used in a variety of course configurations shor

Microsoft Project 2013 The Missing Manual

Author: Bonnie Biafore
Publisher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
ISBN: 9781449357924
Release Date: 2013-04-17
Genre: Computers

Get up to speed on Microsoft Project 2013 and learn how to manage projects large and small. This crystal-clear book not only guides you step-by-step through Project 2013’s new features, it also gives you real-world guidance: how to prep a project before touching your PC, and which Project tools will keep you on target. With this Missing Manual, you’ll go from project manager to Project master. The important stuff you need to know Learn Project 2013 inside out. Get hands-on instructions for the Standard and Professional editions. Start with a project management primer. Discover what it takes to handle a project successfully. Build and refine your plan. Put together your team, schedule, and budget. Achieve the results you want. Build realistic schedules with Project, and learn how to keep costs under control. Track your progress. Measure your performance, make course corrections, and manage changes. Create attractive reports. Communicate clearly to stakeholders and team members using charts, tables, and dashboards. Use Project’s power tools. Customize Project’s features and views, and transfer info via the cloud, using Microsoft SkyDrive.

The Big Test

Author: Nicholas Lemann
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 0374527512
Release Date: 2000-11-16
Genre: Education

Surveys the history of educational testing in the United States, and discusses the ideas, the people, and the politics behind the system.

Barron s AP Physics C 4th Edition

Author: Robert A. Pelcovits Ph. D.
Publisher: Barron's Educational Series
ISBN: 1438007426
Release Date: 2016-02-01
Genre: Study Aids

Reflects the most recent AP Physics C exam. Presents one diagnostic and two full-length Physics C practice tests, detailed review of all test topics, study advice and test-taking tips, all questions answered and explained, and more.

The Satellite Communication Applications Handbook

Author: Bruce R. Elbert
Publisher: Artech House
ISBN: 1580538088
Release Date: 2004
Genre: Technology & Engineering

Since the publication of the best-selling first edition of The Satellite Communication Applications Handbook, the satellite communications industry has experienced explosive growth. Satellite radio, direct-to-home satellite television, satellite telephones, and satellite guidance for automobiles are now common and popular consumer products. Similarly, business, government, and defense organizations now rely on satellite communications for day-to-day operations. This second edition covers all the latest advances in satellite technology and applications including direct-to-home broadcasting, digital audio and video, and VSAT networks. Engineers get the latest technical insights into operations, architectures, and systems components.

Phantoms Don t Drive Sports Cars

Author: Debbie Dadey
Publisher: Turtleback
ISBN: 0613119703
Release Date: 1998-09-01
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

When the class takes a field trip to the opera, they meet a strange man playing violin in the orchestra. They believe the violinist could be the phantom who haunts the Bailey City Opera House.

War Surgery in Afghanistan and Iraq

Author: Stephen P. Hetz
Publisher: U.S. Government Printing Office
ISBN: MSU:31293029711631
Release Date: 2008
Genre: History

Specialty Volume of Textbooks of Military Medicine. TMM. Edited by Shawn Christian Nessen, Dave Edmond Lounsbury, and Stephen P. Hetz. Foreword by Bob Woodruff. Prepared especially for medical personnel. Provides the fundamental principles and priorities critical in managing the trauma of modern warfare. Contains concise supplemental material for military surgeons deploying or preparing to deploy to a combat theater.