Cracking the ACT

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Random House, 2013 - Study Aids - 613 pages
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If you need to know it, it's in this book. Cracking the ACT, 2013andEdition has everything you need to master the ACT exam, including:andandandandbull;andAccess to 3 full-length practiceandtests with detailed answer explanationsandmdash;2andin the book andand1 onlineandandandandbull;andComprehensive and engaging review of content covered in all five sections of the ACT, including rhetorical skills and reading comprehensionandfor English, geometry and trigonometry for Math, and experiments for Science Reasoningandandandandbull;andDetailed walk-through of how to write great essaysandandandandbull;andStrategies for turning complex algebra into simple arithmeticandandandandbull;andPractice questions and explanations in every chapterandandandandbull;andOnline lessons and tutorials for more practice
  

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Contents

Orientation
1
Triage
15
Guessing and POE
21
How to Crack the ACT English Test
29
Complete t
45
Consistent Clear and Concise
59
Flhetorical Skills
75
How to Crack the ACT Mathematics Test
89
Distractors
249
The FourStep System
269
How to Crack the ACT Science Test
303
Scientific Reasoning Skills
309
Fighting Scientists
349
How to Crack the ACT Writing Test
363
Drill Answers and Explanations
391
The Princeton Review ACT Practice Exam I
407

1D Fundamentals
103
No More Algebra
123
I2 Plane Geometry
139
Word Problems
177
Graphing and Coordinate Geometry
201
Trigonometry
219
How to Crack the ACT Reading Test
231
Answers and Explanations
473
The Essay
477
The Princeton Review ACT Practice Exam 2
509
Answers and Explanations
573
About the Authors
627
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