SAT For Dummies, Two eBook Bundle: SAT For Dummies and SAT Math For Dummies

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John Wiley & Sons, Jan 7, 2013 - Study Aids - 960 pages
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Two complete ebooks for one low price! Created and compiled by the publisher, this SAT bundle brings together two of the bestselling For Dummies SAT guides in one, e-only bundle. With this special bundle, you’ll get the complete text of the following titles: 

SAT For Dummies, 8th Edition

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. SAT For Dummies is packed with 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. SAT For Dummies gives you the edge you need to successfully achieve the highest score possible!    

SAT Math For Dummies

Scoring well on the mathematics section of the SAT exam isn't guaranteed by getting good grades in Algebra and Geometry. Turn to SAT Math For Dummies for expert advice on translating your classroom success into top scores. Loaded with test-taking strategies, two practice tests, and hundreds of problems with detailed solutions and explanations, SAT Math For Dummies helps you maximize your scores in no time.  

About the Authors of SAT For Dummies, 8th Edition

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 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. 

About the Author of SAT Math For Dummies

Mark Zegarelli holds degrees in math and English from Rutgers University. He is a math tutor and writer with over 25 years of professional experience. Zegarellli has written numerous Dummies books, including LSAT Logic Games For Dummies and Basic Math & Pre-Algebra Workbook For Dummies

 

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Contents

Table of Contents
Surveyi_ng the Field An Overview
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The
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What the SAT Tests
xxv
Mathematics
xxxii
A LongRange
xxxviii
Snoozing through the Night Before
xlv
Starting
li
Taking a quick look
lxxix
Getting the Lowdown on Circles
lxxxv
Solid
xcii
Getting Started with Some Guided
xcviii
Practicin Some uestions on Your
cvi
Playing the Odds Statistics
cxiv
Mean Median and Mode
v
Multiple graphs
xii

Reading between and on the Lines
vi
Skipping When Youre at the End of Your
li
Practicing Critical Reading Passages
lviii
Calculating Your Way to SAT Success
xiv
Some Math
li
Numb and Numbering The
lv
Order
lx
Time Rate and Distance
lxxxvii
Setting a Spell
xcv
X Marks the Spot Algebra and Functions
x
Absolute value
xlvi
Barely Functioning
lii
X Marks the Spot Algebra
lv
Decoding symbolism
lix
Checking More Figures Than
lxi
Practicing Problems
1
Practice Exam 1
23
Answer Sheet
26
Practice Exam 1 Answers
114
Practice Exam 3 Answers
25
Practice Exam 5
5
Practice Exam 5 Answers
29
The Part of Tens
14
SAT Math For Dummies
213
Algebra
71
Geometry
123
Geometry
34
Problems
62
Practice Test 2
56
Practice Test 3
205

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