Cracking the ACT

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Random House, 2010 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 618 pages
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If itís on the ACT, itís in this book!Cracking the ACT, 2011 Editionincludes:

∑ 3 full-length practice tests with detailed explanationsó2 in the book and 1 online
∑†Comprehensive and engaging review of all ACT subjects from trigonometry to reading comprehension
∑†Practice questions and explanations in every chapter
∑†Practical information on the what, when, where, and how of the ACT
∑†Detailed walk-through of how to write great essays
∑†Strategies for turning complex algebra into simple arithmetic
∑†Online lessons and tutorials for more practice
∑†Planning and organization tips to get you all the way to test day!
  

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Contents

Introduction to the
11
Guessing and POE
18
How to Crack the ACT English Test 27
25
Complete
41
Consistent Clear and Concise
53
B Rhetorical Skills
67
How to Crack the ACT Mathematics Tut
79
Introduction to the ACT Mathematics Test 81
87
How to Crack the ACT Reading Test
223
Distracters
239
The FouiStep System
291
Experiments
327
Fighting Scientists
347
How to Crack the ACT Writing Test
361
Drill Answers and Explanations
388
The Princeton Review ACT Practice Exam 1
407

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93
13
101
Graphing and Coordinate Geometry
193
Trigonometry 211
210
PracticeExamt
511
Practice Exam 2 28 Practice Exam 2 Answers and Explanations Paying for College 101
581
407
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About the author (2010)

Martz attended Dartmouth College and Columbia University before joining The Princeton Review in 1985 as a teacher and writer.

Geoff Martz attended Dartmouth College and Columbia University, joining The Princeton Review in 1985 as a teacher and writer. His first book for The Princeton Review was Cracking the GMAT, published in 1989.
Ted Silver is a graduate of Yale University, the Yale School of Medicine, and the law school at the University of Connecticut. He became affiliated with The Princeton Review in 1988 as the chief architect of The Princeton Review's MCAT course. Dr. Silver's full-time profession is as Associate Professor of Law at Touro College Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center.
Kim Magloire is a graduate of Princeton University. She joined The Princeton Review in 1984 as an SAT teacher, and has since taught The Princeton Review's SAT II. LSAT. GMAT, GRE, and MCAT programs. Magloire is currently attending graduate school at Columbia University.

James L. Flowers, M.D., holds a medical degree from Harvard Medical School. He owns and operates the Flowers Medical Clinic in Milwaukee, where he is a board-certified specialist in internal medicine with a special interest in pain management.
Theodore Silver, M.D., is the creator of the country's leading MCAT preparatory course, offered by The Princeton Review. He holds a medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine, and currently teaches at Touro College Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center.
The Princeton Review has prepared more than 100,000 students for MCAT success with courses, books, and online support.

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