NEW SAT for Dummies, with Online Practice Tests, 9ed

Author : Geraldine Woods, Ron Woldoff
Price : Rs 499.00
ISBN 13 : 9788126562329
ISBN 10 : 8126562323
Pages : 396
Type : Paperbound



The SAT is administered annually to more than 2 million students at approximately 6,000 test centers located in more than 170 countries. Nearly every college in America accepts the SAT or SAT Subject Tests as a part of its admissions process. In addition to admission, many colleges use the SAT for course placement. The College Board will launch a new and updated SAT in 2016 --students, parents, and educators will be looking for resources on the updated test beginning in the summer of 2015 as prep for the spring tests begins.




Part I: Getting Started with the SAT

Chapter 1: Erasing the Worry: Getting to Know the SAT  

Chapter 2: Slow and Steady (Breathing) Wins the Race: Preparing for the Test


Part II: Comprehending SAT Reading Sections

Chapter 3: Decoding the SAT Reading Section

Chapter 4: Reading for Points: Practicing Critical Reading Passages


Part III: Getting the "Write" Answers : The Writing and Language Section

Chapter 5: Getting It in Writing: Answering Multiple Choice Writing and Language Questions

Chapter 6: Bragging "Writes": Practicing Multiple Choice Writing and Language Questions

Chapter 7: Writing Your Way to a High Score: The Essay

Chapter 8: Practicing Essays


Part IV: Take a Number, Any Number : The Mathematics Sections

Chapter 9: Meeting Numbers Head-On: The SAT Math Section

Chapter 10: Numb and Numbering: The Ins and Outs of Numbers and Operations

Chapter 11: Practicing Problems in Numbers and Operations

Chapter 12: X Marks the Spot: Algebra and Functions

Chapter 13: Practicing Problems in Algebra and Functions

Chapter 14: Checking More Figures Than an IRS Agent: Geometry and Trigonometry

Chapter 15: Practicing Problems in Geometry and Trigonometry

Chapter 16: Playing the Odds: Statistics and Probability

Chapter 17: Practicing Problems in Probability, Statistics and Logic


Part V: Where the Rubber Meets the Road : Practice Tests

Chapter 18: Practice Exam 1

Chapter 19: Practice Exam 1: Answers and Explanations

Chapter 20: Practice Exam 2

Chapter 21: Practice Exam 2: Answers and Explanations


Part VI: The Part of Tens

Chapter 22: Ten Ways to Maximize Your Score

Chapter 23: Ten Ways to Calm Down





Geraldine Woods has been preparing students for the SAT for the past four decades. She has written more than 50 books and blogs on grammar at Ron Woldoff spent time as a corporate consultant before launching National Test Prep, where he helps students succeed on the GMAT, GRE, SAT, ACT and PSAT.