The Ultimate Guide to SAT Grammar

Author: Erica L. Meltzer
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 1511944137
Release Date: 2015-06-15
Genre: English language

This updated edition of The Ultimate Guide to SAT Grammar provides comprehensive coverage of all the grammar and rhetoric tested on the redesigned SAT multiple choice Writing section. Dozens of exercises help students move from studying concepts individually to applying their skills in a passage-based context. Includes complete indices of College Board/Khan Academy questions, arranged both by category and by test. This book is intended to be used in conjunction with the Official College Board Guide, 3rd Ed. and with the Ultimate Guide to SAT(r) Grammar Workbook, 3rd Ed. (http://www.amazon.com/Edition-Ultimate-Grammar-Workbook-Volume/dp/1518794106). Errata p. 37, question 4. Choice D should read "sentence 3" (books purchased before 4/29/16). p. 56, question 5.3: A p. 88, question 5.1: A p. 119, question 3.2: A p. 121, question 6.2, answers should read as follows (books purchased before 4/29/16): A) NO CHANGE B) painting American Gothic C) painting American Gothic, D) painting, American Gothic

The Ultimate Guide to SAT Grammar

Author: Erica L. Meltzer
Publisher: CreateSpace
ISBN: 1463599889
Release Date: 2011-06-01
Genre: Study Aids

The most comprehensive guide to SAT grammar available. Thorough explanations cover virtually every concept tested, from the most common to the most obscure, and dozens of cumulative exercises teach you not only to recognize and correct errors but also to predict them. Includes an extensive list of idioms as well as a complete index of Writing questions in the Official College Board Guide, grouped by both error type and by test.

3rd Edition the Ultimate Guide to SAT Grammar Workbook

Author: Erica L. Meltzer
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 1518794106
Release Date: 2015-06-15
Genre:

The Ultimate Guide to SAT(r) Grammar Workbook, 3rd Edition, includes six full-length tests that reflect the format and content of the multiple-choice Writing section of the redesigned SAT. Thorough explanations cover grammar as well as techniques for identifying correct and incorrect answers, and are designed to reinforce the explanations and strategies discussed in The Ultimate Guide to SAT(r) Grammar, 3rd Edition.

The Critical Reader

Author: Erica L Meltzer
Publisher:
ISBN: 0997517875
Release Date: 2017-09-05
Genre: Reading comprehension

This book provides a comprehensive review of all the question types, concepts, and skills covered on the Reading portion of the redesigned SAT.

Eight Multiple Choice SAT Writing Tests

Author: Erica L. Meltzer
Publisher: Createspace Independent Pub
ISBN: 1478140364
Release Date: 2012-08-24
Genre: Study Aids

Attention: for the most recent version of this book, please see: http://www.amazon.com/Ultimate-Guide-SAT-Grammar-Workbook/dp/1499203411The companion workbook to "The Ultimate Guide to SAT Grammar." Includes eight full-length multiple choice SAT Writing tests with complete answer explanations. The exams in this book have been modeled directly on College Board tests and are guaranteed to accurately reflect the content and difficulty of the real exam. Errata in Answer Key: Test 5, #25: C not B Test 5, #29: C not D

The Complete Guide to ACT English 2nd Edition

Author: Erica L. Meltzer
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 1530072808
Release Date: 2015-08-30
Genre: ACT Assessment

Note: Some minor updates were made to this book on 4/27/16. Written by a top tutor whose students regularly achieve ACT English scores in the mid-30s, The Complete Guide to ACT English is the only book that offers a comprehensive review of all ACT grammar and rhetoric topics. Includes step-by-step explanations of errors in all their forms; dozens of ACT-style exercises that help you move from understanding rules to applying them in context; and cumulative reviews that allow you to practice a progressively wider range of concepts in a passage. Also includes a complete index of English questions from The Real Guide to the ACT, grouped both by topic and by test. Errata: p. 36, question 5.2: answer should be F

Grammar Workbook for the SAT ACT and More

Author: George Ehrenhaft
Publisher: Barron's Educational Series
ISBN: 0764134442
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

(back cover) Understanding grammar fundamentals is a must when you take college entrance exams. This brush-up and review book will help you find correct answers and improve your verbal skill and fluency. It covers all aspects of grammar, with special focus on the 24 most common problems that show up repeatedly in students' answers on the SAT, ACT, and other exams. Among them are . . . Lack of parallel structure in sentence construction Incomplete sentences Incorrect choice of pronouns Faulty punctuation This book's sample questions with fully explained answers will help you spot grammatical errors quickly and answer test questions with ease and confidence.

Barron s SAT Writing Workbook

Author: George Ehrenhaft
Publisher: Barron's Educational Series
ISBN: 0764142046
Release Date: 2009
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

Presents reviews of grammar, word usage and writing skills; provides test-taking tips; and includes questions similar to those found on the examination.

The Complete Guide to ACT Reading

Author: Erica L. Meltzer
Publisher: CreateSpace
ISBN: 1496126750
Release Date: 2014-09-15
Genre: ACT Assessment

"Designed to debunk the myth that the Reading Comprehension section cannot be approached strategically, this book presents material useful for students at a wide range of score levels"--page [4] of cover.

SAT Vocabulary

Author: Erica L Meltzer
Publisher:
ISBN: 0997517840
Release Date: 2017-02-21
Genre: English language

SAT Vocabulary: A New Approach covers key vocabulary for the Reading test, Writing and Language test, and Essay of the redesigned (2016) SAT. Written by two leading test-prep authors, this book offers an approach that is aligned with the new SAT's focus on vocabulary in context. Rather than provide long lists of words and definitions for students to memorize, it features thorough explanations of the various contexts in which vocabulary is tested, then gives students the opportunity to practice applying knowledge via carefully sequenced series of exercises.

Hack the SAT

Author: Eliot Schrefer
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1592403697
Release Date: 2008
Genre: Study Aids

Presents advice and instructions on studying for the SATs, including mathematics and reading exercises and practice drills with advice on applying to colleges.

SAT Prep Black Book

Author: Mike Barrett
Publisher:
ISBN: 0692916164
Release Date: 2017-07
Genre: College entrance achievement tests

"In addition to extensive and effective training on every aspect of the SAT, the SAT Black Book gives you detailed, systematic, easy-to-follow walkthroughs for every question in 4 of the College Board's official SAT Practice Tests. The Black Book is a must-have in your SAT preparation, whether you need to - make a perfect 1600 to be competitive at an Ivy, score a 450 in each section to claim a sports scholarship, or anything in between."--Publisher.

New York City s Best Public Middle Schools

Author: Clara Hemphill
Publisher: Teachers College Press
ISBN: 9780807774489
Release Date: 2008
Genre: Education

Reflecting changes brought about by Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s reorganization of New York City’s public school system, this Third Edition features reviews of 74 of the city’s best public middle schools. Providing everything parents need to know in choosing a middle school that is just right for their child, New York City’s Best Public Middle Schools: A Parents’ Guide features interviews with teachers, parents, and students to uncover the “inside scoop” on schools—including atmosphere, homework, student stress, competition among students, the quality of teachers, gender issues, the condition of the building, and more. “This book can save your life if you are trying to navigate the confusing world of middle school choice.” —Susan Brenna, parent “An incredible resource.” —Nancy Arno, parent “The most definitive guidebooks to the city schools.” —The New York Times “Required reading.” —New York magazine

Maximize Your Writing Score on the SAT

Author: Blackstone Review LLC
Publisher: Dog Ear Publishing
ISBN: 9781608446445
Release Date: 2010-11
Genre: Study Aids

MAXIMIZE YOUR SAT WRITING SCORE: The Expert's Guide to Mastering the SAT Writing Section You don t need to be a grammar expert to score highly on the SAT writing section, but you do need to know the limited set of rules tested on the SAT. If you know the rules, you can ace the test. You just have to know the rules. Blackstone Review offers step-by-step coverage of all the rules of good writing tested on the SAT and shows you exactly how SAT question writers test those rules. Inside you ll find Clear, simple explanations of all the rules of grammar, usage, and sentence structure tested on the SAT. Sample test questions illustrating how each rule is tested. Examples of the various tricks and patterns used by SAT question writers. A rating of one to three stars for each rule based on how frequently that rule is tested. Straightforward, practical essay tips. A Super-Quick Study Guide covering the most frequently tested rules. Plenty of practice questions. Much more. For more information, visit us online at www.blackstonereview.com."