Mastering the Essay

Mastering the Essay will equip you with ALL of the tools you need to move confidently through your AP World course, and earn a 5 on the exam in May. Mastering the Essay comes in two parts: an Instructional Handbook and an Exercise Workbook.

Author: Tony Maccarella

Publisher: Sherpa Learning, LLC

ISBN: 0990547183

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Page: 226

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On the redesigned AP World History exam, skills matter much more than memorized content. Written responses account for 60% of your final score. A new style of multiple-choice question requires you to quickly and correctly analyze historical documents. Mastering the Essay will equip you with ALL of the tools you need to move confidently through your AP World course, and earn a 5 on the exam in May. Mastering the Essay comes in two parts: an Instructional Handbook and an Exercise Workbook. The Workbook contains practice exercises designed to strengthen the skills introduced in the Instructional Handbook. The Workbook includes: - OVER 80 EXERCISES focused on building essential skills, like thesis development, document analysis, use of supporting evidence, contextualization, and analytical transitions - 14 full-length DOCUMENT-BASED QUESTIONS - A simple 3-step method for analyzing historical documents and nearly 100 PRIMARY AND SECONDARY SOURCES - COMPLETE ANSWERS AND EXPLANATIONS for each and every exercise - Exercise sets that are ORGANIZED CHRONOLOGICALLY so you can choose exercises that coordinate with the topics and themes covered in class and in your textbook readings

Mastering the Essay AP European History Edition Exercise Workbook

Mastering the Essay will equip you with ALL of the tools you need to move confidently through your AP Euro course, and earn a 5 on the exam in May. Mastering the Essay comes in two parts: an Instructional Handbook and an Exercise Workbook.

Author: Tony Maccarella

Publisher: Sherpa Learning, LLC

ISBN: 0990547140

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Page: 232

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On the redesigned AP European History exam, skills matter much more than memorized content. Written responses account for 60% of your final score. A new style of multiple-choice question requires you to quickly and correctly analyze historical documents. Mastering the Essay will equip you with ALL of the tools you need to move confidently through your AP Euro course, and earn a 5 on the exam in May. Mastering the Essay comes in two parts: an Instructional Handbook and an Exercise Workbook. The Workbook contains over 100 practice exercises designed to strengthen the skills introduced in the Instructional Handbook. Additionally, the Workbook includes three Practice Tests (writing sections only), as well as complete answers and explanations for each and every exercise. -- OVER 100 EXERCISES focused on building essential skills, like thesis development, document analysis, use of supporting evidence, synthesis and contextualization, and analytical transitions -- 30 full-length DOCUMENT-BASED QUESTIONS, written by an expert exam reader and approved by dozens of other exam readers -- COMPLETE ANSWERS AND EXPLANATIONS for each and every exercise -- All exercise sets are ORGANIZED CHRONOLOGICALLY so you can choose exercises that coordinate with the topics and themes covered in class and in your textbook readings -- Developed by a small business focused exclusively on delivering Advanced Placement resources of the highest quality, not by a conglomerate-owned corporation focused exclusively on the bottom-line

The Art of the Essay

This definitive guide to essay writing is perfect for students in middle school, high school, and college.

Author: Edward Alcott-White

Publisher: Independently Published

ISBN: 1720017905

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Page: 64

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This definitive guide to essay writing is perfect for students in middle school, high school, and college. In clear, concise language, it explains how to construct all of the elements of an essay: from the hook and thesis to the conclusion. It also offers exercises and worksheets that students can use to prepare an essay or that teachers can hand out in class.

Mastering The New Sat Essay

Mastering the New SAT* Essay empowers student test-takers with just the skills and information they need to excel.

Author: Elizabeth Drumwright

Publisher:

ISBN: 1413465838

Category: Study Aids

Page: 121

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Mastering the New SAT* Essay empowers student test-takers with just the skills and information they need to excel. This little gem of a book helps banish test anxiety and writer!&s block. The book breaks down the New SAT!&s 25-minute essay into seven simple tasks anyone can do. Each task is manageable and assigned a precise number of minutes. By knowing the test!&s format and evaluation, test takers focus efficiently on exactly what kind of writing will earn the highest score. Students learn to:

Mastering the National Admissions Test for Law

The book also includes five practice tests for students to work through, along with complete sets of answers and explanations and a range of sample essays and essay plans.

Author: Mark Shepherd

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781135125813

Category: Law

Page: 288

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This fully revised and updated second edition provides an indispensible guide to all those preparing to sit the National Admissions Test for Law (LNAT). Mastering the LNAT provides comprehensive guidance on both the multiple choice section and essay section of the test, as well as analysis of previous test results, details of the procedure for sitting the test and how the results are calculated and used. The book also includes five practice tests for students to work through, along with complete sets of answers and explanations and a range of sample essays and essay plans. Presented in an accessible and easy to understand format, Shepherd offers a practical, hands-on insight into what universities are looking for from candidates. It includes; an introduction to the test and the part it plays in the overall application process; guidance on preparing for the LNAT and an explanation of the ways that you can improve your approach to the test; a guide to approaching MCQs (including an analysis of different types of possible questions and techniques for verifying answers); a guide to approaching essay questions; five sample test papers; answers and explanations for all MCQs; sample essays and essay plans. Mastering the LNAT is essential reading for those students wanting to give themselves the best possible chance of securing a place at the University of their Choice.

Mastering the College Application Essay

Mastering the College Application Essay guides you in writing a personal essay that will stand out from the rest. Gloria Chun challenges you to transform the college application essay into an exploration of who you are.

Author: Gloria Chun Phd

Publisher:

ISBN: 1478723750

Category: Education

Page: 104

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Gloria Chun has written an artful book that applies insights from the best personal essays, behavioral neuroscience, and motivational science to the art of crafting the college application essay. -Gina Snyder, MA, MEd, Career Counselor at St. Mary's College. Mastering the College Application Essay guides you in writing a personal essay that will stand out from the rest. Gloria Chun challenges you to transform the college application essay into an exploration of who you are. Her deceptively simple prose leads you on a journey to self-discovery through writing. -Joyce Park, MEd from Teacher's College at Columbia University, Writing Instructor. I learned that good writing is about being honest. I was pleasantly surprised to learn that colleges are not looking for proof of achievements as much as insight into what makes us tick. -Alyssa Gee, UCLA class of 2017

Mastering the SAT Writing Test

Part I: Introduction * An overview of the new SAT exam * An overview of the Writing Test, including the essay and multiple-choice questions * A diagnostic test Part II: The Essay and Verbal Review * Essay writing skills, from topic ...

Author: Denise Pivarnik-Nova

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 9780544187313

Category: Study Aids

Page: 200

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Is the dreaded SAT Writing Test weighing heavily on your mind? Get in shape to tackle it with this in-depth writing workout. In comfortable CliffsNotes? style, you'll get the information you need to improve your score--fast! Part I: Introduction * An overview of the new SAT exam * An overview of the Writing Test, including the essay and multiple-choice questions * A diagnostic test Part II: The Essay and Verbal Review * Essay writing skills, from topic sentences to conclusions * Rules to review and remember * Sample essays with critiques on why they are good and how they could be better * Review of grammar and usage you need to know * Practice with multiple-choice questions * Practice writing essays Part III: Practice Exams * Four full-length practice tests with complete answers and explanations * Two model essay responses per test, each with suggested scoring and detailed analysis

Mastering Spark with R

We will store the train dataset in Spark's memory with com pute() to speed up
computation. okc_train -- okc_train }>% mutate ( essay_length = char_length(
paste( !!syms (paste0("essay", 0:9)))) ) }>% compute() dbplot_histogram(okc_train
, ...

Author: Javier Luraschi

Publisher: O'Reilly Media

ISBN: 9781492046349

Category: Computers

Page: 296

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If you’re like most R users, you have deep knowledge and love for statistics. But as your organization continues to collect huge amounts of data, adding tools such as Apache Spark makes a lot of sense. With this practical book, data scientists and professionals working with large-scale data applications will learn how to use Spark from R to tackle big data and big compute problems. Authors Javier Luraschi, Kevin Kuo, and Edgar Ruiz show you how to use R with Spark to solve different data analysis problems. This book covers relevant data science topics, cluster computing, and issues that should interest even the most advanced users. Analyze, explore, transform, and visualize data in Apache Spark with R Create statistical models to extract information and predict outcomes; automate the process in production-ready workflows Perform analysis and modeling across many machines using distributed computing techniques Use large-scale data from multiple sources and different formats with ease from within Spark Learn about alternative modeling frameworks for graph processing, geospatial analysis, and genomics at scale Dive into advanced topics including custom transformations, real-time data processing, and creating custom Spark extensions

Mastering the 5 Paragraph Essay

Provides lessons, models, rubrics, and activities to teach students to write effective essays.

Author: Susan Van Zile

Publisher: Teaching Resources

ISBN: 043963525X

Category: Education

Page: 80

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Provides lessons, models, rubrics, and activities to teach students to write effective essays.

Essay Exam Writing for the California Bar Exam

As you study for the exam, return to these introductory pages frequently to
reinforce your mastery of the most effective essay exam-taking approach and
skills. This introduction covers techniques for mastering the substantive material
tested on ...

Author: Mary Basick

Publisher: Aspen Publishers

ISBN: 9781543813500

Category: Study Aids

Page: 1024

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The Second Edition of Essay Exam Writing for the California Bar Exam contains everything needed to pass the essay portion of the California bar exam. The book combines a comprehensive, yet efficiently concise review of volumes of substantive law with the authors’ proven-effective strategic plan for writing passing bar essays. Rule outlines are supplemented with issues checklists to aid issue spotting and memorization attack sheets, to make memorization manageable, while practice questions productively cover favorite testing areas so bar study is targeted and effective. New to the Second Edition Update: Recent and updated rule developments in all subjects Expanded coverage of topics emphasized on recent bar exams Updated issues tested matrices, rule memorization attack sheets, and topic specific approaches to reflect current testing trends Updated practice essay questions and answer grids in all subjects including crossover questions Professors and students will benefit from: Concise easy to memorize rule statements Fact triggers and exam tips that aid the transition to bar exam writing style Easy to follow essay approaches for key topics Practice essay questions with corresponding answer grids identifying issues and analysis required for a passing score Realistic sample answers that could be written under timed conditions Coverage of all heavily tested topics in each subject and crossover questions Issues tested matrices identifying the subtopics tested in every essay given in 30+ years

Mastering the Thesis Statement

Author Steve Sharp tells his students that the thesis statement is the sun around which EVERYTHING in their paper orbits.

Author: Steve Sharp

Publisher: Untreed Reads

ISBN: 9781611870831

Category: Education

Page: 9

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Author Steve Sharp tells his students that the thesis statement is the sun around which EVERYTHING in their paper orbits. Every sentence must fall within its gravitational pull and obey rational orbital laws. Otherwise chaos ensues. If you really want to succeed in the academic world, you simply can't afford to leave your readers scratching their heads after they've read your paper, wondering, "What's the point of this? Why was this written?" MASTERING THE THESIS STATEMENT teaches you just about everything you need to know to write an effective thesis statement and improve the quality of your academic writing. Because writing is such hard work, you may have to revise your thesis many, many times before you discover the gem that shines brightest - a thesis that not only suits the content and purpose of your paper but also truly reflects what you're trying to say.

AP English Language and Composition Premium

This edition includes: Five full-length practice exams in the book with all questions answered and explained Three full-length online practice exams with answer explanations and automatic scoring A complete overview of the AP test Advice ...

Author: George Ehrenhaft

Publisher: Barrons Educational Series

ISBN: 9781506261935

Category: Study Aids

Page: 432

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Barron's updated AP English Language and Composition with Online Tests features practice tests, sample essays, and essay-writing tips to help students practice their skills and score high on the exam. This edition includes: Five full-length practice exams in the book with all questions answered and explained Three full-length online practice exams with answer explanations and automatic scoring A complete overview of the AP test Advice and instruction for answering multiple-choice questions A guide to writing focused and well-organized responses to essay questions Sample student essays with critiques Guidelines for evaluating essays and determining final AP exam scores

Rhetoric and the Study of Literature

Beneath the sugared coating of this delightful essay is there a grain of bitter
medicine which the essayistreformer thinks his readers need ? The student has
gone a long way towards mastering an essay when he can state with definite ...

Author: Alfred Marshall Hitchcock

Publisher:

ISBN: NYPL:33433082511274

Category: English language

Page: 410

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SAT Essay Writing

The proven way to get that perfect score on the SAT essay writing is through lots and lots of practice. This book gives you exactly that. SAT Essay Writing: Solutions to 50 Sample Prompts is your guide to a perfect SAT essay score.

Author: Vibrant Publishers

Publisher: Createspace Independent Pub

ISBN: 1482646374

Category: Study Aids

Page: 160

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The proven way to get that perfect score on the SAT essay writing is through lots and lots of practice. This book gives you exactly that. SAT Essay Writing: Solutions to 50 Sample Prompts is your guide to a perfect SAT essay score. As the name suggests, this book has fifty sample prompts that are either taken from previous administrations of the SAT or created to reflect issues commonly addressed by the essay portion of the test. Each prompt is followed by the assignment in the form of question, pre-writing guidance along with plenty of examples and a sample essay. Following the procedure in the samples provided will enable you to write an essay that earns a perfect score. Besides the fifty sample essays, the book includes all relevant information about SAT essay section, how the essays are scored and key strategies for mastering the essay writing section. With a wide variety of practice questions and solutions and much more, this book is a must-have resource for those aspiring to score high on the SAT essay section. Key Features: FIFTY sample SAT prompts and essays Pre-essay writing guidance for each prompt Key Strategies to master the SAT Essay writing section Essay Scoring Criteria

Composition and Rhetoric

Beneath the sugared coating of this delightful essay is there a grain of bitter
medicine which the essayistreformer thinks his readers need ? The student has
gone a long way towards mastering an essay when he can state with definite ...

Author: Alfred Marshall Hitchcock

Publisher:

ISBN: CHI:085133244

Category: English language

Page: 575

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