Build a solid foundation in the critical reading skills you'll need to succeed on the verbal portions of the SAT and ACT with The Princeton Review!
Are you ready for the SAT and ACT? Whether or not we like it, the truth is that scoring well on standardized tests is increasingly important in today's academic environment. The verbal portions of both the SAT and ACT test important reading comprehension skills that many students are unprepared for—or need extra help with.
With this book, The Princeton Review brings you a focused, strategic approach to improving those crucial reading skills. Be prepared to stretch yourself mentally—while having fun along the way! Inside the Book, You’ll… • Challenge yourself with exciting, engaging activities and drills • Hone your knowledge with lessons on topics ranging from the power of a single word to finding the “big picture” of a passage • Use context clues to decipher the meaning of unfamiliar words • Become a close, careful reader by paying attention to an author’s specific wording • Learn to recognize why an author makes a particular statement • Identify the primary purpose of SAT-styled and ACT-styled reading passages • Conquer difficult paragraphs by targeting the most important information • Discover the language of argument and its implications
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Founded in 1981, The Princeton Review (PrincetonReview.com) is a privately held education services company headquartered in Framingham, MA. The company has long been a leader in helping students achieve their education and career goals through its test preparation services, tutoring and admissions resources, online courses, and more than 150 print and digital books published by Random House. The Princeton Review delivers its programs via a network of more than 5,000 teachers and tutors in the United States, Canada, and international franchises. The company also partners with schools and guidance counselors worldwide to provide students with college readiness, test preparation and career planning services
Are You Ready for the SAT & ACT? by The Princeton Review