By Barbara L. Murphy

ISBN-10: 0071377204

ISBN-13: 9780071377201

ISBN-10: 0071501886

ISBN-13: 9780071501880

ENGLISH LANGUAGE ENGLISH LITERATURE Grace Freedson, sequence Editor an exhilarating new sequence of analysis publications that we could every one pupil layout a process learn pitched to his or her person wishes and studying kind every year, a couple of million U.S. highschool scholars take a number of complicated placement (AP) tests, and, in keeping with professional projections, that quantity will proceed to upward thrust within the years forward. that's simply because AP tests confer vital advantages on those that do good on them. excessive AP rankings are vital to gaining admission to such a lot elite schools. they supply scholars with a aggressive facet while competing for can provide and scholarships. they usually enable scholars to avoid required college survey classes, saving on skyrocketing school charges. Designed to coincide completely with the most up-tp-date AP assessments, 5 Steps to a five at the complex Placement Examinations courses comprise numerous complicated beneficial properties that set them especially opponents. every one advisor is dependent round an creative Five-Step Plan. step one is to enhance a examine plan, the second one builds wisdom, the 3rd and fourth hone test-taking talents and methods, and the 5th fosters the boldness scholars have to ace the checks. this versatile learn device can be adapted to 3 forms of scholars. For the extra established pupil there's a "Month-by-Month" strategy that follows the college yr and a "Calendar Countdown" procedure that starts with the hot yr. for college students who go away learning to the final minute "Basic education" covers the fundamentals in precisely 4 weeks. different amazing positive factors comprise: pattern checks that heavily simulate genuine tests assessment fabric in keeping with the contents of the newest exams Icons highlighting vital proof, vocabulary, and frequently-asked questions Boxed prices supplying suggestion from scholars who've aced the tests and from AP lecturers and faculty professors web content and hyperlinks to worthwhile on-line try out assets, in addition to writer email addresses for college kids with follow-up questions Authors who're both AP path teachers or examination builders

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Praise the accomplishments of Martin Luther King, Jr. C. offer condolences to King’s family D. call for calm and unity between blacks and whites E. offer condolences to the black community at large 25. Which of the following paragraphs does not contain examples of parallel structure? A. paragraph 3 beginning with “In this difficult . ” B. paragraph 6 beginning with “My favorite poet . ” C. paragraph 7 beginning with “What we need . ” D. paragraph 9 beginning with “We can do well . ” Introduction to the AP Exam • E.

D. paragraph 9 beginning with “We can do well . ” Introduction to the AP Exam • E. paragraph 10 beginning with “But the vast majority . ” 26. Paragraph 5 contains an example of A. B. C. D. E. understatement figurative language sarcasm logical fallacy analogous example 27. The tone of the speech can best be described as A. B. C. D. E. elevated and conciliatory angry and inflammatory formal and detached informal and emotional accusatory and bitter 28. To keep his speech from leading to violence, RFK makes use of which of the following?

D. The Germans could have possibly misunderstood the significance of this scientific discovery. E. Einstein is suspicious of German espionage. Questions 45–54 are based on the following passage by the poet John Ciardi, a long-time member of the staff of the now extinct literary weekly, The Saturday Review. 1 The middle drawer of an average desk may be described as a sliding box, about two and a half inches deep and about two and a half feet square, beginning with a pencil rack and ending in oblivion.

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