Barron s New York City SHSAT 3rd Edition

Barron s New York City SHSAT  3rd Edition Author Lawrence Zimmerman
ISBN-10 1438001363
Release 2013-02-01
Pages 324
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This new edition of the SHSAT manual prepares eighth and ninth grade academic achievers for the competitive test that qualifies them to enter New York City's Specialized High Schools. These schools include the Bronx High School of Science, Brooklyn Technical High School, and Stuyvesant High School, among others. The manual presents-- More than 600 problems with answers and detailed solutions Three full-length practice tests, and four half-length tests with answers and complete solutions to all problems A revised and expanded ninth grade math supplementary section Math Diagnosers to help identify and correct student weaknesses Test-taking techniques and study strategies to help students build confidence Highlighted "Tips" and "Facts" boxes placed throughout the book Skillbuilders that provide comprehensive preparation for each test section The authors also provide a clear, detailed treatment of the test's challenging Logical Reasoning section, which includes examples and practical problems.



Barron s NYC SHSAT Specialized High Schools Admissions Test 3rd edition

Barron s NYC SHSAT Specialized High Schools Admissions Test  3rd edition Author Lawrence Zimmerman
ISBN-10 9781438068930
Release 2013-02-01
Pages 336
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This new edition of the SHSAT manual prepares eighth and ninth grade academic achievers for the competitive test that qualifies them to enter New York City's Specialized High Schools. These schools include the Bronx High School of Science, Brooklyn Technical High School, and Stuyvesant High School, among others. The manual presents more than 600 problems with answers and detailed solutions; three full-length practice tests, and four half-length tests with answers and complete solutions to all problems; a revised and expanded ninth grade math supplementary section; Math Diagnosers to help identify and correct student weaknesses; test-taking techniques and study strategies to help students build confidence; highlighted "Tips" and "Facts" boxes placed throughout the book; and, skillbuilders that provide comprehensive preparation for each test section.



Cracking the New York City Specialized High Schools Admissions Test

Cracking the New York City Specialized High Schools Admissions Test Author Jonathan Arak
ISBN-10 0375763333
Release 2003-07-01
Pages 208
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Featuring practice tests and drill questions, this guide's second edition will help students prepare for the entrance exam for three of New York City's elite public high schools.



New York City s Best Public High Schools

New York City s Best Public High Schools Author Clara Hemphill
ISBN-10 0807743348
Release 2003-01-01
Pages 242
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Providing everything parents need to know for helping to choose a high school for their child, this title includes interviews with teachers, parents and students and looks at atmosphere, homework, student stress, competition amongst students and the condition of the school buildings.



SHSAT Practice Tests

SHSAT Practice Tests Author Won Suh
ISBN-10 1939750008
Release 2014-06-29
Pages 192
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Designed to complement the leading names in Specialized High Schools Admission Test (SHSAT) preparation, this book offers valuable practice tests and answer explanations for students preparing for the SHSAT. In particular, this book is geared towards those students who are seeking admission to the Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology (TJHSST), whose admission process uses a modified version of the SHSAT. This book provides an overview of the TJHSST admissions process and contains the following: 3 full-length practice tests and full answer explanations, a list of essay prompts that will help students prepare for the essay portion of the TJHSST admissions process, two sample essay responses to help guide students in their writing, and a set of writing tips to help students become better writers. While this book targets students interested in TJHSST admissions, it will also be a valuable asset to students preparing for New York City's SHSAT.



McGraw Hill Education New York City SHSAT Second Edition

McGraw Hill Education New York City SHSAT  Second Edition Author Drew D. Johnson
ISBN-10 9781259837579
Release 2017-03-24
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Everything You Need to Get the Score You Want on the SHSAT You need to score well on the Specialized High School Admission Test if you want to get into one of New York City's specialized high schools: The Bronx High School of Science, The Brooklyn Latin School, Brooklyn Technical High School, High School for Mathematics, Science and Engineering at City College, High School of American Studies at Lehman College, Queens High School for the Sciences at York College, Staten Island Technical High School, and Stuyvesant High School. We’ve put all of our proven expertise into New York City SHSAT to make sure you’re fully prepared for this challenging exam. With this book, you’ll learn essential skill-building techniques and strategies created by a leading test-prep expert. You’ll also get three full-length practice tests, hundreds of sample questions, and all the facts about the current exam. This book will guide you through your preparation program and give you the tools you need to succeed. Inside you'll find: • 2 full-length practice SHSAT tests • A full-length diagnostic exam to help you focus your preparation efforts • A step-by-step review of all Verbal and Mathematics topics covered on the test • More than 300 practice questions to build your confidence • Expert strategies to help you raise your score on questions involving algebra, probability, statistics, scrambled paragraphs, and logical reasoning



Practice Math Tests for New York City Shsat Specialized High School Admissions Test

Practice Math Tests for New York City Shsat Specialized High School Admissions Test Author Violetta Dubinina
ISBN-10 1479129852
Release 2012-08-17
Pages 92
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Please check out the second volume of this book with five more practice exams and more detailed solutions. Search Amazon for the second volume's ISBN: 1480053732 This book is a collection of 5 full-length practice exams for the math section of the SHSAT, the New York City Specialized High School Admissions Test. Each of the exams contains well-written problems that were thoroughly tested by real students who have been admitted to the top specialized high schools. The included practice problems are consistently kept up-to-date and closely match those found in the real SHSAT Math section. The book also has full solutions for each of the exams. This collection is ideal for students who desire additional practice for the SHSAT exam and want to make sure that they are using high quality, recently updated material. This 2013 edition has been updated with significantly more detailed solutions and minor fixes for typos and omissions.



How to Solve Shsat Scrambled Paragraphs Volume 2

How to Solve Shsat Scrambled Paragraphs  Volume 2 Author Five Points Learning
ISBN-10 0985966017
Release 2013-07
Pages 144
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The Specialized High School Admissions Test (SHSAT) is the required exam for admissions into one of New York City's highly selective public high schools for academically gifted and talented students. The Specialized High Schools that require the test for admissions are: Stuyvesant High School Bronx High School of Science Brooklyn Latin School Brooklyn Technical High School Staten Island Technical High School High School of American Studies at Lehman College High School for Math, Science and Engineering at City College Queens High School for the Sciences at York College. Admission is based solely on results from the test and whether a student's score is above the cut-off score for a particular school. Often overlooked by students preparing for the SHSAT, the "Scrambled Paragraphs" section of the test can be a strategic opportunity for students to earn critical test points. Students who take advantage of this opportunity increase their chances of gaining admissions into one of these highly selective schools. "Five Points Learning's Second Volume of How to Solve Scrambled Paragraphs Study Guide" provides students with score raising strategies and an abundance of practice problems to help students master this tricky section on the test. As the old saying goes, ""Practice makes perfect."" So be sure to include "Five Points Learning's Second Volume of How to Solve Scrambled Paragraphs" in your test preparation plans today, and get the edge you need to beat the test.



Master the New York City Specialized High School Admissions Test

Master the New York City Specialized High School Admissions Test Author Stephen Krane
ISBN-10 0768937817
Release 2013-11-12
Pages 208
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The New York City Specialized High School Admissions Test (SHSAT) is offered to all eighth and ninth-grade students residing within the five boroughs of NYC who wish to attend a specialized high school. Peterson's comprehensive resource provides you with valuable preparation which includes 10 practice tests covering scrambled paragraphs, reading comprehension, logical reasoning, word problems, algebra, and geometry. Every question is accompanied by our expert detailed answer explanations that are sure to help you boost your test-prep efforts to score high on the exam. You'll also discover important information about the exam format and scoring as well as information about the specialized high schools and testing locations. There is also a bonus section which includes 2 practice tests for the Hunter College H.S. Entrance Examination which is administered each January to all sixth-grade students residing within the five boroughs of NYC who meet specific criteria in reading and mathematics.



Shsat

Shsat Author Learning Express LLC
ISBN-10 1576859592
Release 2014-02-07
Pages 229
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Provides strategies for test-taking for the Specialized High School Admissions test in New York City, study planning, and managing test anxiety, and includes six full-length practice tests with explanations for each answer.



Barron s New York State Grade 4 Elementary Level Science Test

Barron s New York State Grade 4 Elementary Level Science Test Author Joyce Thornton Barry
ISBN-10 0764137344
Release 2007
Pages 277
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Reviews science subjects, including plants, genetics, energy, and the scientific method; presents perforance assessments in such areas as measuring and sorting; and provides two sample tests.



Barron s SAT 29th Edition

Barron s SAT  29th Edition Author Sharon Weiner Green M.A.
ISBN-10 1438009984
Release 2017-08-01
Pages 1050
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This completely revised edition reflects all of the question types that have appeared on the new SAT that was administered for the first time in Spring 2016. It contains a diagnostic test and four full-length practice tests; all questions answered and explained; reviews, tips, and strategies to maximize scores; detailed instruction in writing the SAT essay; and more BONUS ONLINE PRACTICE TESTS AND VOCABULARY: Students who purchase this book will also get FREE access to two additional full-length online SAT tests with all questions answered and explained, as well as Barron's extensive vocabulary list in flash card format.



Barron s New York State Grade 7 Math Test

Barron s New York State Grade 7 Math Test Author Amy Stahl
ISBN-10 1438000464
Release 2012-02-01
Pages 372
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Reviews seventh-grade mathematics, covering such topics as measurement, number sense, algebra, geometry, statistics, and probability, and provides two sample tests with answers and explanations.



Barron s SSAT ISEE 3rd Edition

Barron s SSAT ISEE  3rd Edition Author Kathleen Elliott
ISBN-10 1438002254
Release 2013-09-01
Pages 504
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Provides a review of test content, offers test-taking strategies, and includes two practice SSATs and two practice ISEEs.



New York City New Shsat Test Prep 2017 Specialized High School Admissions Test Argo Brothers

New York City New Shsat Test Prep 2017  Specialized High School Admissions Test  Argo Brothers Author Anayet Chowdhury
ISBN-10 0692686835
Release 2016-04-08
Pages 302
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SHSAT - Specialized High School Admission Test 100% FREE LIVE PHONE SUPPORT BY EXPERT TUTORS (with the purchase of this book), for more information go to: www.einstein-academy.com/shsat This SHSAT Test Prep Book is designed to help eighth graders achieve a higher score on the exam. The schools that this book prepares students for include: The Bronx High School of Science, The Brooklyn Latin School, Brooklyn Technical High School, High School for Mathematics, Science and Engineering at City College, High School of American Studies at Lehman College, Queens High School for the Sciences at York College, Staten Island Technical High School, and Stuyvesant High School. This test prep book provides: * 5 full length practice exams with answer explanations * An advanced test with more in depth and challenging problems * Online score calculator for easier grading * 500 + questions and 120 min + online video explanations Video explanations you can find here: www.einstein-academy.com/shsat2017 NOTE: This book includes an updated manual, video tutorial and certain revisions made from the First Edition. New practice exams will be available in the Third Edition. SHSAT Overview The SHSAT is a 2 hour and 30 minute timed multiple choice test with two sections, verbal and math. Students can start on any section they prefer, however, the test must be completed in 2 hours and 30 minutes. The verbal section is broken down into three parts. The recommended time spent on this entire verbal section is 75 minutes. Scrambled Paragraphs - 5 Questions This section requires students to structure a 6 sentence paragraph that has been placed out of order. The first sentence is given, and students must arrange the 5 sentences so it is in chronological order. It is important to note that these questions are worth twice as much as any other question on the test. For every scrambled paragraph that is correct, the student is awarded 2 points on their raw score. There is no partial credit, so, all 5 sentences must be arranged in the right manner to receive credit. This is the section most students find difficulty with. Logical Reasoning - 10 Questions This section requires students to draw valid conclusions from the information provided in the questions. There are specific types of questions in the logical reasoning section such as but not limited to: contrapositive of a conditional statement, deciphering codes and determining positions of objects. Reading Comprehension - 30 Questions This section requires students to read and answer questions. There are 5 passages in this question, each asking 6 questions. Math - 50 Questions The math section tests on algebra, arithmetic, statistics, geometry, probability and word problems. The math section contains 50 questions and the recommended time spent on this section is 75 minutes.



Barron s SSAT ISEE 4th Edition

Barron s SSAT ISEE  4th Edition Author Kathleen J. Elliott M.A.
ISBN-10 143800964X
Release 2017-09
Pages 504
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This updated manual prepares students to pass either the Secondary School Admissions Test (SSAT) or the Independent School Entrance Exam (ISEE). Includes two practice SSAT exams and two practice ISEE exams; all test questions are answered and explained; extensive practice and review exercises in verbal skills, reading comprehension, analogies, essay writing, and mathematics.



New York City New Shsat Test Prep 2018 Specialized High School Admissions Test Argo Brothers

New York City New Shsat Test Prep 2018  Specialized High School Admissions Test  Argo Brothers Author Brothers Argo
ISBN-10 1946755028
Release 2017-03
Pages 368
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Argo Brothers SHSAT prep book reflects the latest changes and includes revising/editing questions along with math grid-in questions. Argo Brothers SHSAT test prep book offers 5 full-length exams, along with a grammar and mathematics overview. Our workbook comes equipped with video explanations and includes OVER 12 hours of video!