GRE Reading Comprehension Essays

Author: Manhattan Prep
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781937707880
Release Date: 2014-06-03
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

Set of 8 GRE strategy guides, each with subtitle: GRE strategy guide. Includes 6 free practice exams per guide.

Reading Comprehension Essays GRE Strategy Guide 3rd Edition

Author: - Manhattan Prep
Publisher: Manhattan Prep Publishing
ISBN: 1935707957
Release Date: 2012-06-05
Genre: Study Aids

Developed by Manhattan Prep’s high-caliber GRE instructors, the 3rd edition GRE strategy guides have been updated to provide students with in-depth instruction in the test’s principal content areas. Written by Manhattan Prep’s 99th percentile GRE instructors, the Reading Comprehension & Essays Guide provides a comprehensive approach to Reading Comprehension passages and questions on the GRE. It contains practical techniques for grasping difficult, unfamiliar content and perceiving passage structure rapidly and will teach you how to attack questions through effective classification and analysis. Each chapter explains core principles and builds fundamental skills through numerous, in-depth examples and exercises. The chapter on Essays equips you to write excellent responses on the Analytical Writing section of the GRE, while handy analytical tools allow you to identify critical flaws in given arguments. Purchase of this book includes one year of access to 6 of Manhattan GRE’s online practice exams.

GMAT Reading Comprehension

Author: Manhattan Prep
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781941234068
Release Date: 2014-12-02
Genre: Study Aids

This in-depth guide takes the mystery out of complex reading passages by providing a toolkit of sketching techniques that aim to build comprehension, speed, and accuracy. Learn to identify the underlying structure of reading passages and develop methods to tackle the toughest comprehension questions.

Why Read Moby Dick

Author: Nathaniel Philbrick
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781101545218
Release Date: 2011-10-20
Genre: Literary Criticism

A “brilliant and provocative” (The New Yorker) celebration of Melville’s masterpiece—from the bestselling author of In the Heart of the Sea and Valiant Ambition One of the greatest American novels finds its perfect contemporary champion in Why Read Moby-Dick?, Nathaniel Philbrick’s enlightening and entertaining tour through Melville’s classic. As he did in his National Book Award–winning bestseller In the Heart of the Sea, Philbrick brings a sailor’s eye and an adventurer’s passion to unfolding the story behind an epic American journey. He skillfully navigates Melville’s world and illuminates the book’s humor and unforgettable characters—finding the thread that binds Ishmael and Ahab to our own time and, indeed, to all times. An ideal match between author and subject, Why Read Moby-Dick? will start conversations, inspire arguments, and make a powerful case that this classic tale waits to be discovered anew. “Gracefully written [with an] infectious enthusiasm…”—New York Times Book Review

5 lb Book of GRE Practice Problems

Author: - Manhattan Prep
Publisher: Manhattan Prep Publishing
ISBN: 1937707296
Release Date: 2013-02-05
Genre: Study Aids

Developed for students taking the Revised GRE General Test, the 5 lb. Book of GRE Practice Problems provides over 1,800 practice questions (more than any other book!) that include everything from beginner-level problems to over 200 of the toughest problems available anywhere. Manhattan Prep’s 5 lb. Book of GRE Practice Problems is an essential resource for students of any level who are preparing for the Revised GRE General Exam. With 33 chapters and over 1,800 practice problems, students can build fundamental skills in math and verbal through targeted practice. Plus, with easy-to-follow explanations and step-by-step applications, each question will help students cement their understanding of those concepts tested on the GRE. Purchase of this book includes access to an online video introduction and to the Manhattan Prep Challenge Problem Archive.

GRE

Author: Mark Alan Stewart
Publisher: Peterson's
ISBN: 9780768927856
Release Date: 2009
Genre: Study Aids

Sharing in-depth reviews of the GRE's format and structure, a guide for students provides nine full-length practice tests and complete coverage of the essay-writing section, in a reference that is complemented by review sections and practice drills. Original.

GRE CD1

Author: Mark Alan Stewart
Publisher: Peterson's
ISBN: 9780768928624
Release Date: 2010-04-06
Genre: Study Aids

Shares an extensive selection of practice tests and drills, in an easy-to-follow preparatory guide that includes three additional full-length practice tests on the accompanying CD and full coverage of the essay-writing section.

GRE For Dummies

Author: Ron Woldoff
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118911716
Release Date: 2015-05-01
Genre: Study Aids

The fast and easy way to score higher on the GRE Does the thought of preparing for the GRE give you goose bumps? Fear not! This new edition of GRE For Dummies with Online Practice gives you a competitive edge by fully preparing you for the GRE exam with subject reviews and tons of practice opportunities. Written in the accessible and friendly style that has defined the For Dummies brand for more than twenty years, this hands-on guide helps you assess where you need more study help, gets you up-to-speed on the questions you can expect to encounter on the actual GRE exam, and will have you practicing your way to test-taking perfection by exam day. The Graduate Record Examinations is a standardized test and admission requirement for most graduate schools in the United States. THE GRE aims to measure verbal reasoning, quantitative reasoning, analytical writing, and critical thinking skills that have been acquired over a long period of time and that are not related to any specific field of study. If you're an aspiring graduate school student preparing for this all-important exam, GRE For Dummies with Online Practice gives you everything you need to increase your chances of scoring higher. Includes full-length GRE practice tests and hundreds of practice questions to prepare you for test day Provides trusted GRE test-taking strategies to help you score your highest Helps you master verbal reasoning, quantitative reasoning, and analytical writing Gives you access to GRE practice questions online So what are you waiting for? Start practicing today—and get into the graduate school of your dreams!

GRE 2008

Author: Sharon Green
Publisher: Barron's Educational Series
ISBN: 0764135414
Release Date: 2007-01-01
Genre: Study Aids

A guide to studying for the Graduate Record Examination, featuring reviews of test topics, as well as five full-length model GREs with explained answers, and a diagnostic test. Includes CD-ROM with computer-adaptive test.

The Best American Essays 2007

Author: David Foster Wallace
Publisher: Mariner Books
ISBN: 0618709274
Release Date: 2007
Genre: Literary Collections

Compiles the best literary essays of the year originally published in American periodicals

500 Essential Words GRE Vocabulary Flash Cards

Author: Manhattan Prep
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781937707255
Release Date: 2012-07-03
Genre: Study Aids

Manhattan Prep’s GRE Vocabulary Flash Cards go above and beyond other GRE flash cards on the market. Designed help the student develop a lasting understanding of the word in a GRE-relevant context, the backs of all cards contain a word “network” with definitions, usage, synonyms, and more!500 Essential Words is the first in a 2-volume set of GRE flash cards - start with essential words and graduate to advanced vocabulary. Together, the sets comprise the most comprehensive vocabulary study tool on the market.

GRE Geometry

Author: Manhattan Prep
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781941234150
Release Date: 2014-06-03
Genre: Study Aids

Manhattan Prep’s 4th Edition GRE Strategy Guides have been redesigned with the student in mind. With updated content and new practice problems, they are the richest, most content-driven GRE materials on the market. ​Written by Manhattan Prep’s high-caliber GRE instructors, the GRE Geometry strategy guide equips you with powerful tools to comprehend and solve every geometry problem on the GRE. Refresh your knowledge of shapes, planes, lines, angles, objects, and more. Learn to understand the concepts and grasp their applications, mastering not only fundamental geometric principles, but also nuanced strategies for tackling the toughest questions. Each chapter provides comprehensive coverage of the subject matter through rules, strategies, and in-depth examples to help you build confidence and content mastery. In addition, the Guide contains "Check Your Skills" quizzes as you progress through the material, complete problem sets at the end of every chapter, and mixed drill sets at the end of the book to help you build accuracy and speed. All practice problems include detailed answer explanations written by top-scorers!

Master the GRE Verbal Reasoning

Author: Peterson's
Publisher: Peterson's
ISBN: 9780768929706
Release Date: 2010-06-01
Genre: Study Aids

A thorough review of the Verbal Reasoning section of the General GRE. Follow step-by-step plans for tackling analogies and sentence and text completion questions on the GRE. Sharpen your skills with extensive reading comprehension techniques, reviews of antonym strategies, and tips for building your vocabulary.