Mastering the SAT

Mastering the SAT

DVD - 2014
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"This series is a strategic guide to taking the SAT. The lessons are based on extensive research of over 40 of the latest SAT and PSAT exams. This painstaking and unprecedented research monitored every rule, topic, and question type, in every variation, and in what frequency. The result is a comprehensive study method that prepares viewers for exactly what kinds of questions will be asked and details how to approach each type. Mastering The SAT is designed to mimic the interactive dynamic of an actual, quality tutoring session utilizing the video pause feature and prompting independent, self-paced study. Each program includes a comprehensive, downloadable study guide to further reinforce the syllabus of each tutorial." -- Filmideas.com.
Publisher: Wheeling, Ill. : Film Ideas, c2014.
ISBN: 9781605728544
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Characteristics: 6 videodiscs (ca.180 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Additional Contributors: Fischer, Daniel
Film Ideas (Firm)
Alternative Title: SAT writing
SAT reading
SAT math
Contents: Math Part 1 : Overview of the test itself (format, organization, timing, etc.), test scoring, how the wrong answer penalty works, and how to navigate sections, test language and other math section tips, knowing a rule vs. applying the rule, percents and proportions, functions, geometry
Math Part 2 : "Let" statements, or "Call it a Name", formula manipulation, how to do complicated math without using algebra ("Cheating" Methods), finding the short approach to attack questions, the counting principle, variables, remainders
Reading Part 1 : Overview of the reading section (format, organization, timing, etc.), dispelling the myths of reading comprehension, reading comprehension steps, application with an actual passage and questions, reading comprehension time saving tips, finding the quick points, spotting lists, literary devices and other helpful tips
Reading Part 2 : Sentence completion introduction and directions, sentence completion strategy, types of sentences, types of traps, antonyms, sentence completion tips, how to study vocabulary
Writing Part 1 : Overview of the writing section (format, organization, timing, etc.), instructions for each type of writing question, time saving tips for the writing sections, sentence writing strategies, paragraph writing strategies, essay writing strategies, use of the first person and other writing tips
Writing Part 2 : Pronoun and antecedent agreement, pronoun case, implied verbs, subject-verb agreement, introducing the wrong subject and modifying phrases, passive vs. active voice, common comparison structures, advanced comparison structures, starting a sentence with "That."
Summary: "This series is a strategic guide to taking the SAT. The lessons are based on extensive research of over 40 of the latest SAT and PSAT exams. This painstaking and unprecedented research monitored every rule, topic, and question type, in every variation, and in what frequency. The result is a comprehensive study method that prepares viewers for exactly what kinds of questions will be asked and details how to approach each type. Mastering The SAT is designed to mimic the interactive dynamic of an actual, quality tutoring session utilizing the video pause feature and prompting independent, self-paced study. Each program includes a comprehensive, downloadable study guide to further reinforce the syllabus of each tutorial." -- Filmideas.com.

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