SAT for Dummies (Paperback)

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The easy way to score your highest on the SAT

Whether you are a student struggling with math, reading, or writing essays, this updated edition of SAT For Dummies offers advice for tackling the toughest questions, as well as hints and ti...

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Geraldine Woods has prepared students for the SAT, both academically and emotionally, for the past three decades. She also teaches English and directs the independent-study program at the Horace Mann School in New York City. She is the author of more than 50 books, including English Grammar For Dummies, 2nd Edition; English Grammar Workbook For Dummies, 2nd Edition; Grammar Essentials For Dummies; Research Papers For Dummies; College Admission Essays For Dummies; AP English Literature & Composition For Dummies; and AP English Language & Composition For Dummies, all published by Wiley. She lives in New York City with her husband and two parakeets.

Peter Bonfanti has taught high school math in New York City since 1996. Before that, he lived in Pennsylvania and was a monk. Before that, he went to school in New Jersey, where he was born and hopes to return someday.

Kristin Josephson survived the college admissions process only to drop out of MIT 16 months later to attend circus school in San Francisco. While there, she studied flying trapeze, trampoline, and acrobatics. Kristin discovered her passion for teaching while she was tutoring in the Bay Area, a passion that led her to complete her degree at Colorado College. Kristin eventually landed at the Horace Mann School, where she has been teaching high school mathematics since 2007.

The easy way to score your highest on the SAT

Whether you are a student struggling with math, reading, or writing essays, this updated edition of SAT For Dummies offers advice for tackling the toughest questions, as well as hints and tips for making the most of the time available to complete each section. You'll get the information you need to focus on the areas that are most problematic for you to ensure that you achieve the best possible score.

SAT For Dummies is for the millions of students who are preparing to take the SAT as part of the college application process. The SAT consists of nine separate, timed sections, which are broken down into 3 categories: Reading, Mathematics, and Writing. This new edition of SAT For Dummies gives students the tools, tips, and test-taking strategies to overcome anxiety on any (and every) part of the test.

  • 5 full-length practice tests with detailed answers and explanations
  • Review of foundational concepts for every section, from identifying root words and using commas correctly to solving math word problems and using the quadratic formula
  • Complete explanations of every question type
  • Practice questions for each of the test's 9 sections

SAT For Dummies gives you the edge you need to successfully achieve the highest score possible!

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ISBN 9781118026083
Genre STUDY AIDS / SAT
Format Paperback
Pages 549
Publisher Date 2011-11-29 00:00:00.0
Publisher For Dummies
Copyright Year 2012
Height 11.0 in
Wdth 8.25 in
Thickness 1.5 in
Unit weight 1.96 lb
Language English
Series Name SAT for Dummies
Edition Number 8
Audience General/trade
Authors Woods, Geraldine

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