Cracking the SAT Literature Subject Test, 2009-2010 Edition

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Allison Amend, Adam Robinson
Random House, 2009 - Study Aids - 239 pages
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The Princeton Review realizes that acing the SAT Literature Subject Test is very different from earning straight A’s in school. We don’t try to teach you everything there is to know about literature—only the techniques and information you’ll need to maximize your score. InCracking the SAT Literature Subject Test, we’ll teach you how to think like the test writers and

·Learn what subject matter will be tested so you can study more effectively
·Review key terms, types of literature, and reading-comprehension concepts that will help you decipher complicated questions
·Use proven techniques to raise your score

The 2009-2010 edition ofCracking the SAT Literature Subject Testalso includes 4 full-length practice tests.
 

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Contents

Part It Cracking the SAT Literature Subject Test
11
Overview
13
Test Strategies 19
18
Test Strategies for the SAT Literature Subject Test
27
TermsThe OnlY Stuff You Need to Know
37
Analyzing Prose
51
Poetry Doesnt Bite
67
Drama Queens land Kings and Princes and the Occasional Duchess
87
The Princeton Review Practice
118
Literature Subject Tests
119
How to Take the Practice SAT Literature Subject Tests
121
Answers and Explanations
145
Answers and Explanations
175
Practice Test 3
185
Answers and Explanations
203
PracticeTest4 211
230

Final Thoughts
97
Answers and Explanations to Drills
103
About the Author
240
Copyright

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About the author (2009)

Allison Amend was born in Chicago, Illinois on a day when the Cubs beat the Mets 2-0. She holds an MFA from the University of Iowa Writers' Workshop. While there, she learned never to live downwind from a pig farm and how to put English on a cue ball. She lives in New York, writing and teaching fiction.

Robinson graduated from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania before earning a law degree at Oxford University in England. He, a rated chess master, devised and perfected the now famous "Joe Bloggs" approach to beating standardized tests.

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