500 Essential Words: GRE Vocabulary Flash Cards (Manhattan Prep GRE Strategy Guides) cover
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Manhattan Prep and its top-notch GRE instructors release the most comprehensive set of GRE flash cards on the market. "500 Essential Words" is the first in a 2-volume set of flash cards.

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....
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Cracking the AP English Language & Composition Exam, 2017 Edition: Proven Techniques to Help You Score a 5 (College Test Preparation) cover
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EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO HELP SCORE A PERFECT 5. Equip yourself to ace the AP English Language & Composition Exam with The Princeton Review's comprehensive study guideincluding 2 full-length practice tests, thorough content reviews, access to our AP Connect online portal, and targeted strategies for every section of the exam.

We don't have to tell you how tough it can be to prepare for the AP English Language & Composition Examor how important a stellar score on the test can be for your college applications. Written by Princeton Review experts who know their way around an essay, Cracking the AP English Language & Composition Exam arms you with:

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• Focused review of key literary devices and rhetorical modes
• Thorough coverage of the synthesis, rhetorical analysis, and argumentative essays
• Access to AP Co...
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With this fully revised and updated guide, students will receive in-depth preparation for the NEW AP World History exam being administered for the first time in May of 2017. This must-have manual includes:
  • Revised strategies for answering all question types
  • unit short cut charts that help organize a better study plan
  • Two full-length practice tests with answer explanations reflecting the new exam
  • A review of world history, from the foundations of civilization circa 600 B.C.E. to world cultures of the twenty-first century
Reflects the new learning objectives and themes required by the College Board. The key concepts at the beginning of each chapter serve as a study guide. This manual can be purchased alone or with an optional CD-ROM that presents two additional full-length practice tests with automatic scoring and fully explained answers.
BONUS ONLINE PRACTICE TEST: Students who purchase this book or package will also get FREE access to one additional full-length online AP World History test with all questions answered and explained....
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SSAT & ISEE 2017 Strategies, Practice & Review with 6 Practice Tests: For Private and Independent School Admissions (Kaplan Test Prep) cover
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SSAT & ISEE 2017 provides the perfect mix of strategy and review for students looking to ace these important admissions exams. This comprehensive study guide provides students with all of the resources they need for test day preparation.

SSAT & ISEE 2017 features:
* Six full-length practice tests—three SSATs tailored to elementary-, middle-, and upper-level grades; and three ISEEs tailored to lower, middle, and upper grades
* Study planning tools and resources
* Detailed answer explanations
* Hundreds of practice questions covering the most frequently tested material
* Intensive, test-specific math and verbal workouts
* Customized review sections for important subject areas, including verbal reasoning, mathematics, reading comprehension, and writing
* Practical tips for every question type
* Proven test-taking strategies to help students score higher
* Updated content and vocabulary lists to match the rigor of the SSAT and ISEE
* For parents: advice on how to help their children navigate what can be a daunting experience for first-time test take...
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Cracking the AP Physics 1 Exam, 2017 Edition: Proven Techniques to Help You Score a 5 (College Test Preparation) cover
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EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO HELP SCORE A PERFECT 5. Equip yourself to ace the AP Physics 1 Exam with The Princeton Review's comprehensive study guide—including thorough content reviews, targeted strategies for every question type, access to our online AP Connect portal, and 2 full-length practice tests with complete answer explanations.

We don't have to tell you how tough the AP Physics 1: Algebra-Based course is to master—or how vital a stellar exam can be to making your college application competitive at the most selective schools. Written by the experts at The Princeton Review, Cracking the AP Physics 1 Exam arms you to take on the test and achieve your highest possible score.

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• Comprehensive content reviews for all test topics—including kinematics, dynamics, Newton's laws, work, energy, rotational motion, electros...
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The Golden Compass: His Dark Materials, Book 1 cover
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In this first part of the "Dark Materials" trilogy, Lyra's friend Roger disappears. She and her daemon, Pantalaimon, determine to find him. Their quest leads them to the bleak splendour of the North where a team of scientists are conducting unspeakably horrible experiments.

Amazon.com Review

Some books improve with age--the age of the reader, that is. Such is certainly the case with Philip Pullman's heroic, at times heart-wrenching novel, The Golden Compass, a story ostensibly for children but one perhaps even better appreciated by adults. The protagonist of this complex fantasy is young Lyra Belacqua, a precocious orphan growing up within the precincts of Oxford University. But it quickly becomes clear that Lyra's Oxford is not precisely like our own--nor is her world. For one thing, people there each have a personal dæmon, the manifestation of their soul in animal form. For another, hers is a universe in which science, theology, and magic are closely allied:
As for what experimental theology was, Lyra had no more idea than the urchins. She had formed the notion that it was concerned with magic, with the movements of the stars and planets...
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GRE Vocabulary Flashcards + App (Kaplan Test Prep) cover
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Prep for the GRE on-the-go with 500 essential flashcards to help you build strong vocabulary skills and master the Verbal Reasoning section of the test. Kaplan's GRE Vocabulary Flashcards + App includes access to our iOS and Android apps so you can study in print or on your mobile device.

Kaplan is so certain that GRE Vocabulary Flashcards + App offers the review you need that we guarantee it: After studying with our flashcards, you'll score higher on the GRE Verbal Reasoning section—or you'll get your money back.

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  • 500 flashcards feature frequently tested, challenging words
  • Flashcards include synonyms and a pronunciation key for each word
  • Meaning in context: Each word is used in a sentence to promote mastery and retention
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  • We know the test: The Kaplan team has spent years studying every GRE-related document available.
  • Kaplan's expert psychometricians ensure our practice questions and study materials are true to the test.
  • We invented test prep—Kaplan (www.kaptest.com) has been helping students for almost 80 years. Our proven strat...
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Cracking the AP World History Exam 2017, Premium Edition (College Test Preparation) cover
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PREMIUM PRACTICE FOR A PERFECT 5! Equip yourself to ace the NEW 2017 AP World History Exam with this Premium version of The Princeton Review's comprehensive study guide.

The AP World History course and exam have changed! Arm yourself to take on the new test with our thorough content reviews, targeted strategies for every question type, access to our AP Connect portal online, and 5 full-length practice tests with complete answer explanations!

Everything You Need to Know to Help Achieve a High Score.
• Comprehensive content review for all test topics
• Up-to-date information on the new 2017 AP World History Exam, including in-depth looks at the revised test sections
• Engaging activities to help you critically assess your progress
• Access to AP Connect, our online portal for late-breaking news, exam updates, and more

Premium Practice to Help Achieve Excellence.
• 5 full-length practice tests with complete answer explanations
• Lists of key terms, people, places, and events at the end of each content chapter
• Detailed maps and helpful timelines of major developments in world history<...
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