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Express Review Guides: Algebra I helps students acquire practical skills with fast, targeted lessons. All key topics are covered. Readers will benefit from math tips, strategies for avoiding common pitfalls, sidebars of math definitions, and a detailed glossary. In addition, pre- and posttests help students gauge both their weak areas as well as their progress.
Become an effective critical thinker in just 20 minutes a day! Whether at work, at school, or at home, critical thinking skills are essential for success. Learning to think critically will improve your decision-making and problem-solving skills, giving you the tools you need to tackle the tough decisions and choices you face. This book teaches you the skills to recognize and define problems and sort out unnecessary information to make smart decisions.
Writing is a skill that can be acquired by mastering a few basic, yet vital steps. This book helps readers learn about problem verbs, pronoun agreement, as well as the essentials of style. Everyday examples help fine-tune writing skills as they relate to work, school, and in personal correspondence. With targeted straightforward lessons that require a minimal time commitment to complete_just 20 minutes a day_this book is a valuable resource.
Presents a twenty-step program for improving vocabulary and spelling skills in twenty minutes a day, and includes an introductory diagnostic test, everyday examples, and a post-test designed to assess progress.
Presents lessons in critical reading skills, including distinguishing between fact and opinion, defining words in context, perspective, tone, and drawing conclusions to prepare the student for standardized tests
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This fully updated edition of 501 Reading Comprehension Questions gives students and adults practice questions that quickly improve reading comprehension skills. A self-paced approach moves learners along from basic to more complex questions at their own pace, allowing for maximum education to take place. Included are easy-to-access answer keys and complete explanations that students can use to practice for high school, civil service, law enforcement, firefighter, military, job proficiency, and placement exams. The book also includes passages and questions similar to standardized tests with varied levels of difficulty and complete answer explanations.