Peterson’s Master the SAT provides expert test preparation for students who need to take the SAT exam. This essential SAT test-prep guide includes practice tests, in-depth subject review, and expert tips on how to score high on each SAT test. Readers will find the SAT information they need to know—scoring and passing requirements, how to prepare, and what to expect on test day. Master the SAT 2011 offers readers:• 6 full-length practice tests, including a Diagnostic Test to determine your strengths and weaknesses, with answer keys and detailed answer explanations for each practice test • All About the SAT—everything you need to know about this important standardized test• In-depth review of each SAT test subject (Critical Reading, Writing, and Math), with practice questions and easy-to-understand answer explanations. Readers will benefit from the close-up look of each section and the types of questions they are likely to see. • Top 10 Strategies to Raise Your ScoreStudents who need extra math help will find Master the SAT offers easy-to-use links to HippoCampus.org, an innovative Web site where interactive subject help is offered via high-quality multimedia lessons and course content. HippoCampus™ is a project of the Monterey Institute for Technology and Education (MITE), supported by The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation, and designed as part of Open Education Resources (OER).
For students, Master the SAT provides a wealth of test-taking strategies and helps students prepare for the SAT with extensive reviews and 9 full-length practice tests to help sharpen math, writing, and critical reading skills.
For parents, Master the SAT includes the 24-page "A Parent's Guide to Paying for College"-a feature found in no other SAT book-with answers about the best college financing solutions, from financial aid and scholarships to tuition payment plans.
- 9 full-length practice tests (including access to 3 through CD), with detailed answer explanations for each exam question
- A 24-page guide, "A Parent's Guide to College Admission Testing," provides advice on subjects such as what tests your high school student should take, how to motivate your child, and what role to play in the college admissions process.
- Extensive reviews of all subjects appearing on the SAT, including essay writing, higher-level math, and reading comprehension.
- friendly design, with bulleted roadmaps and chapter summaries formulated so that high school students can work through the exercises at their own pace.