McGraw-Hill's PSAT/NMSQT, Second Edition

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June 15, 2010


Mixed media product, 486 pages

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0071742115 / 9780071742115


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We want to help you get your best score on the PSAT/NMSQT

McGraw-Hill's PSAT/NMSQT gives you the all-important test-taking skills to carry you through the SATs, college exams, and beyond. Designed to develop your command of the eight critical reasoning skills--the very skills the PSAT is constructed to measure--this valuable resource will help you outthink the test and find the right answers even for unfamiliar question types. Written by test-prep experts with years of experience, McGraw-Hill's PSAT/NMSQT explains the test and analyzes all the crucial subject areas it covers--math, critical reading, and vocabulary. It also features 40 top strategies that can help you on test day!

McGraw-Hill's PSAT/NMSQT includes:

  • 3 full-length simulated PSATs with fully explained answers in the book and 2 more practice PSATs online
  • Daignostic test to pinpoint your strengths and weaknesses
  • Techniques to develop the essential critical reasoning skills

Table of contents

Chapter 1. What You Need to Know about the PSAT/NMSQT; Chapter 2. Smart Training for the PSAT/NMSQT and Beyond; Chapter 3. Diagnostic PSAT; Chapter 4. How to Build an Impressive Vocabulary; Chapter 5. Critical Reading Skills for the PSAT and SAT I; Chapter 6. Sentence Completion Skills; Chapter 7. Math Reasoning Skills: What the PSAT Math Test is Really Testing; Chapter 8. Essential Pre-Algebra Skills; Chapter 9. Essential Algebra I Skills; Chapter 10. Special Math Problems; Chapter 11. Essential Geometry Skills; Chapter 12. Attacking the PSAT Writing Questions; Chapter 13. Essential PSAT Grammar Skills; Chapter 14. Three Practice PSATs with Detailed Answer Keys; Online: More Practice PSATs with Explanations

Author comments

Christopher Black, MA, is the founder of College Hill Coaching and author of McGraw-Hill's SAT.

Mark Anestis, MA, is the coauthor of McGraw-Hill's SAT: Biology.

College Hill Coaching is one of the foremost providers of individualized tutoring services in the United States.

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