Up your Score ACT 2018-2019

Up your Score ACT 2018-2019

The Underground Guide to Outsmarting the ACT

Book - 2017
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Workman Press.
Fully updated to reflect the most current version of the ACT, Up Your Score: ACT remains the test prep and survival guide that kids will actually want to use. Written by Chris Arp, a Princeton graduate and top ACT tutor—with the help of four students who aced the test (and went on to the colleges of their choice)—it’s a true insider’s guide, filled with effective strategies and tips, delivered with the attitude, smarts, and wit that make Up Your Score the bestselling alternative test-prep series in print.

? Crush the reading section by developing the Five Habits of Lean Forward Reading.
? Master the math section through techniques like “plugging in,” an amazing trick that simplifies all algebra word problems.
? Annihilate the English section by absorbing six key punctuation and nine essential grammar rules.
? Sail through the science section by understanding that it actually tests reasoning.
? Plus, the latest information on ACT scoring and the essay test, revised in 2015 to be more open-ended and analytical.

 


Baker & Taylor
Provides test tips, strategies, skill-building techniques, ways to eliminate anxiety, and preparations to help readers achieve higher ACT scores.

Baker
& Taylor

"Fully updated to reflect the most current version of the ACT, Up Your Score: ACT remains the test prep and survival guide that kids will actually want to use. Written by Chris Arp, a Princeton graduate and top ACT tutor--with the help of four students who aced the test (and went on to the colleges of their choice)--it's a true insider's guide, filled with effective strategies and tips, delivered with the attitude, smarts, and wit that make Up Your Score the bestselling alternative test-prep series in print. Crush the reading section by developing the Five Habits of Lean Forward Reading. Master the math section through techniques like "plugging in," an amazing trick that simplifies all algebra word problems. Annihilate the English section by absorbing six key punctuation and nine essential grammar rules. Sail through the science section by understanding that it actually tests reasoning. Plus, the latest information on ACT scoring and the essay test, revised in 2015 to be more open-ended and analytical"--
A lighthearted, fully updated guide for the latest ACT outlines proven approaches to mastering the test, from the "plugging in" technique for algebra word problems to understanding how the ACT is scored. Original.

Publisher: New York : Workman Publishing, [2017]
Copyright Date: ©2017
ISBN: 9780761193661
0761193669
Branch Call Number: Y378.1662 ARP 2018/2019
Characteristics: viii, 360 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm

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