Book Description
Score higher on the GED with this book + online practice
If you're preparing for this allimportant exam, GED Test For Dummies with Online Practice gets you up and running on everything you can expect on test day, from overviews of the test sections to invaluable reviews and testtaking strategies for all the subjects covered—and everything in between.
In the book, you'll find handson, digestible information for navigating your way through the Language Arts/Reading and Writing Tests, Social Studies Test, Mathematics Test, and Science Test. Whether you're looking to perfect your grammar and punctuation skills, get familiar with the types of fiction and nonfiction passages you'll encounter, take the fear out of math and science, put the social in your studies, or answer multiplechoice questions with confidence, this unintimidating guide makes it easy to score higher and pass this vital exam.
The accompanying online experience helps you further your skills by providing practice questions with answers and full explanations
This new edition has been fully updated to reflect the latest version of the GED
Includes 2 fulllength practice tests with detailed answer explanations and walkthroughs.
Offers clear overviews of all the topics covered on the GED
Includes special considerations if English is your second language
It's all at your fingertips! Prepare for the test, improve your chances of success, and increase your earning power and job prospects with the help of GED Test For Dummies with Online Practice
Table of Contents

 Introduction

Part I: Getting Started with the GED Test
 Chapter 1: Taking a Quick Glance at the GED Test
 Chapter 2: Examining the Ins and Outs of the New Computerized GED Test
 Chapter 3: The GED Test’s Four Sections and You
 Chapter 4: Succeeding on the GED Test

Part II: Minding Your Ps and Qs: The Reasoning through Language Arts Test
 Chapter 5: Preparing for the Reasoning through Language Arts Test
 Chapter 6: RLA Question Types and Solving Strategies
 Chapter 7: Working through Some Practice RLA Questions

Part III: Finding Your Way: The Social Studies Test
 Chapter 8: A Graph, a Map, and You: Getting Ready for the Social Studies Test
 Chapter 9: Social Studies Question Types and Solving Strategies
 Chapter 10: Getting Some Practice on Social Studies Questions
 Part IV: Peering at Your Specimen: The Science Test

Part V: Counting All the Possible Solutions: The Mathematical Reasoning Test
 Chapter 14: Safety in Numbers: Facing the Mathematical Reasoning Test
 Chapter 15: Mathematical Reasoning Question Types and Solving Strategies
 Chapter 16: Practicing Sample Mathematical Reasoning Problems

Part VI: Putting Your Skills to the Test: GED Practice Test 1
 Chapter 17: Practice Test 1: Reasoning through Language Arts
 Chapter 18: Answers for Practice Test 1, Reasoning through Language Arts
 Chapter 19: Practice Test 1: Social Studies
 Chapter 20: Answers for Practice Test 1, Social Studies
 Chapter 21: Practice Test 1: Science
 Chapter 22: Answers for Practice Test 1, Science
 Chapter 23: Practice Test 1: Mathematical Reasoning
 Chapter 24: Answers for Practice Exam 1, Mathematical Reasoning

Part VII: Getting More Test Practice: GED Practice Test 2
 Chapter 25: Practice Test 2: Reasoning through Language Arts
 Chapter 26: Answers for Practice Test 2, Reasoning through Language Arts
 Chapter 27: Practice Test 2: Social Studies
 Chapter 28: Answers for Practice Test 2, Social Studies
 Chapter 29: Practice Test 2: Science
 Chapter 30: Answers for Practice Test 2, Science
 Chapter 31: Practice Test 2: Mathematical Reasoning
 Chapter 32: Answers for Practice Test 2, Mathematical Reasoning

Part VIII: The Part of Tens

Chapter 33: Ten Surefire Ways to Prepare for the GED Test
 Selecting the BestPossible Test Date
 Taking Practice Tests
 Studying SubjectMatter Books
 Enrolling in a GED Test Preparation Class
 Scheduling Time to Study
 Getting Familiar with the Computer
 Preparing for the Test in Your Mind
 Getting Good Rest the Week before the Test
 Making Sure You Have Proper Identification
 Practicing Your Route to the Test Site
 Chapter 34: Ten Ways to Survive Test Day

Chapter 35: Ten Ways to Use Your GED after You Pass the Test
 Getting a Job
 Being Promoted
 Showing Others What You Can Achieve
 Including Your GED in Your College Portfolio
 Proving You’re Ready for Further Education
 Setting an Example for Your Kids
 Enhancing Your Wall Décor
 Making You Feel like Part of a Select Group
 Motivating Yourself
 Improving Your SelfEsteem

Chapter 33: Ten Surefire Ways to Prepare for the GED Test
 Appendix: Practicing Basic Computer Skills for the GED Test
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Product Information
 Title: GED Test For Dummies: with Online Practice, 3rd Edition
 Author(s):
 Release date: October 2014
 Publisher(s): For Dummies
 ISBN: 9781118678077