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Barron's SAT 1600, 6th Edition

Linda Carnevale M.A. · Barron's Educational Series
Pages: 460
Format: Paperback

Students who are focused on getting an exceptionally high or even perfect score on the SAT will want to get their hands on this guide! Barron's SAT 1600 is based on the updated SAT test. It takes students beyond standard test prep exercises, reviewing the rigorous coursework that is required...
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Peterson's ACT Prep Guide PLUS 2016

Peterson's · Peterson'S
Pages: 936
Format: Print book

Peterson's ACT® Prep Guide PLUS offers all of the information students need to prepare well and score high on 2016's ACT, including thorough subject matter reviews and practice questions for each question type. Students will benefit from expert advice, strategies, and test-taking...
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Barron's SAT, 29th Edition

Sharon Weiner Green M.A. · Barron's Educational Series
Pages: 1050
Format: Paperback

This completely revised edition will help students prepare and succeed on the new SAT. This guide reflects all of the question types that have appeared on the new SAT that was administered for the first time in Spring 2016. It contains: A diagnostic test and four full-length practice tests...
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College Study Hacks: 101 Ways to Score Higher on Your SAT Reasoning Exam

Atlantic Publishing Group · Atlantic Publishing Group Inc
Pages: 180
Format: Library Binding

Each year, millions of high school students take their SATs. About 92 percent of colleges require these scores. The average score on the new 1600-point scale is about 1000. With the ideal score being 1200 or above, this book will teach you how to close that gap. This book gives you the tools...
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How to Prepare for the GED Test, 2nd Edition

Christopher Sharpe · Barron's Educational Series
Pages: 756
Format: Paperback

First administered in 2014, the new GED exam is a computerized test that covers four main subjects:Reasoning Through Language ArtsMathematical ReasoningSocial StudiesScienceEach of these sections focuses on a wide array of review material using a variety of different question types that...
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Barron's Mechanical Aptitude and Spatial Relations Test, 3rd Edition

Dr. Joel Wiesen · Barron's Educational Series
Pages: 480
Format: Paperback

Private employers and public agencies use various mechanical aptitude tests to screen applicants for jobs that range from mechanics and skilled trades apprentices to aerospace engineers and firefighters. These tests often differ in detail but measure similar abilities. This manual presents...
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Everybody's Guide to Small Claims Court

Ralph Warner Attorney · NOLO
Pages: 440
Format: Paperback

You don't need a lawyer to win in small claims court -- you need to know how to prepare and present your own case. Smart preparation for your day in court can make the difference between receiving a check and writing one. Everybody's Guide to Small Claims Court provides the information,...
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Adult Programs in the Library

Brett W. Lear · ALA Editions
Pages: 262
Format: Paperback

Programming is an important means of not only drawing new people to the library but also better serving existing patrons. Lear s invaluable guide to adult programs is back---and better than ever, with refreshed, expanded content and new ideas to reinvigorate programs and give them a 21st-century...
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Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City

Matthew Desmond · Crown/Archetype
Pages: 422
Format: Print book

WINNER OF THE 2017 PULITZER PRIZE GENERAL NON-FICTION From Harvard sociologist and MacArthur "Genius" Matthew Desmond, a landmark work of scholarship and reportage that will forever change the way we look at poverty in America  In this brilliant, heartbreaking book, Matthew...
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Fiske Guide to Colleges 2016

Edward Fiske · Sourcebooks; 32 edition
Format: Print book

Every college and university has a story-and no college guide tells those stories like the Fiske Guide, written from the honest, independent perspective of Edward B. Fiske. Students, parents, and counselors agree, Fiske is the best way to get to know the unique personalities of schools,...
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The Librarian's Guide to Book Programs and Author Events

Brad Hooper · ALA Editions
Pages: 135
Format: Print book

From hosting authors to planning and coordinating book activities such as book signings and book clubs, libraries are perfect venues for readers to interact directly with authors and their books. And mounting literary programming can be easier than you might think. In this guide BOOKLIST...
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College Study Hacks: 101 Ways to Study Easier and Faster

Melanie Falconer · Atlantic Publishing Group, Inc.
Pages: 180
Format: Paperback

The general rule of thumb has been that you should study about two to three hours for every hour you spend in the classroom. If you have a 15 credit hour semester, you generally spend about 15 hours in class every week, which means you should be studying between 30 to 45 hours per week....
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McGraw-Hill Education RLA Workbook for the GED Test

McGraw-Hill Education Editors · McGraw-Hill Education; 1 edition
Format: Print book

Tons of practice exercises for acing the RLA section of the new GED test! The GED test includes a Reasoning Through Language Arts RLA section, and this workbook provides the focused practice you need to earn a passing score. Packed with drills and exercises, McGraw-Hill Education RLA Workbook...
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Dark Money: The Hidden History of the Billionaires Behind the Rise of the Radical Right

Jane Mayer · Doubleday
Pages: 449
Format: Print book

Why is America living in an age of profound economic inequality? Why, despite the desperate need to address climate change, have even modest environmental efforts been defeated again and again? Why have protections for employees been decimated? Why do hedge-fund billionaires pay a far lower...
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Rethinking School: How to Take Charge of Your Child's Education

SUSAN WISE BAUER · W. W. Norton & Company
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

A best-selling expert on education shows how to make the school system work for your child.Our K-12 school system is an artificial product of market forces. It isn't a good fit for all -- or even most -- students. It prioritizes a single way of understanding the world over all others, pushes...
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