Mastering the SAT Writing Test

by Denise Pivarnik-Nova

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN-13/ EAN: 9780764598357
  • ISBN-10: 076459835X
  • Pages: 200
  • Publication Date: 09/02/2005
  • Carton Quantity: 20

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  • About the Book
    Is the dreaded SAT Writing Test weighing heavily on your mind?

    Get in shape to tackle it with this in-depth writing workout.

    In comfortable CliffsNotes? style, you'll get the information you need to improve your score--fast!

    Part I: Introduction

    * An overview of the new SAT exam

    * An overview of the Writing Test, including the essay and multiple-choice questions

    * A diagnostic test

    Part II: The Essay and Verbal Review

    * Essay writing skills, from topic sentences to conclusions

    * Rules to review and remember

    * Sample essays with critiques on why they are good and how they could be better

    * Review of grammar and usage you need to know

    * Practice with multiple-choice questions

    * Practice writing essays

    Part III: Practice Exams

    * Four full-length practice tests with complete answers and explanations

    * Two model essay responses per test, each with suggested scoring and detailed analysis


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