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CliffsNotes AP Biology, Fourth Edition

by Phillip E Pack

Your complete guide to a higher score on the AP Biology examThe bestselling book just got better! CliffsNotes AP Biology gets you ready for test day with a review of the AP Biology exam format and scoring, proven strategies for answering multiple-choice questions, and hints for tackling the essay questions.The practice tests include answers and explanations to help you pinpoint areas for further study, while reviews and exercises address all of the test topics you'll encounter on exam day. Plus, proven test-taking strategies for both the multiple choice and essay parts of the test help you score higher.A new edition to the bestselling AP Biology test prep book on the marketReflects recent changes made to the AP Biology testAP Biology practice tests with complete answers and explanationsProven strategies from the experts at CliffsNotesIf you're an AP bio student preparing to take the exam, CliffsNotes AP Biology is your ticket to scoring high at exam time.AP is a registered trademark of the College Board, which was not involved in the production of, and does not endorse, this product.

CliffsNotes Aristotle's Ethics

by Robert J Milch Charles H Patterson

The original CliffsNotes study guides offer expert commentary on major themes, plots, characters, literary devices, and historical background.People have not changed significantly in the many years since Aristotle first lectured on ethics at the Lyceum in Athens. The human types and problems covered in CliffsNotes on Aristotle's Ethics are familiar to everyone. The rules of conduct and explanations of virtue and goodness that he proposes can help people of all eras better understand their role in society.This study guide allows you to make your way through Aristotle's famous essays with confidence. You'll find clear summaries and explanations of each major theme. Other features that help you study includeIntroduction to the life of AristotleOverview of the main points of Aristotle's ethical philosophySummaries and critical commentaries of the complete Nichomachean EthicsReview questionsClassic literature or modern modern-day treasure -- you'll understand it all with expert information and insight from CliffsNotes study guides.

CliffsNotes Biology Quick Review Second Edition

by Kellie Ploeger Cox

A quick-in, quick-out Biology study aid updated to reflect advancements in Biology CliffsNotes Biology Quick Review, Second Edition, provides a clear, concise, easy-to-use review of biology basics, making it perfect for high school and college students, or anyone wanting to brush up on biology knowledge. It can even be used as a supplemental test-prep guide for the Praxis II Biology test for certification to teach biology at the high school level. Whether you're new to elements, atoms, and molecules or just want to refresh your understanding of the subject, this guide can help. It includes topics such as cellular respiration, photosynthesis, mitosis and cell reproduction, genetics, DNA, and plant and animal structures and functions. This book is perfect for people looking for a quick, to-the-point review.

CliffsNotes CBEST, 7th Edition

by Jerry Bobrow

About the Contents: Introduction Description and format of the exam CBEST: California Basic Education Skills Test scoring Commonly asked questions Part I: Analysis of Exam Areas Reading Graphs and Charts Mathematics Writing Part II: Mathematics Review Symbols, Terminology, Formulas, and General Mathematical Information Arithmetic Algebra Measurement Part III: Four Full-Length Practice Exams Each practice exam includes the same number of questions as the actual exam The practice exams come complete with answers and explanations for all questions Model essay responses include grader comments

CliffsNotes Civil Service Exam Cram Plan

by Northeast Editing

It's Civil Service Exam Crunch Time!Get a plan to ace the exam--and make the most of the time you have left.Whether you have two months, one month, or even just a week left before the exam, you can turn to the experts at CliffsNotes for a trusted and achievable cram plan to ace the Civil Service Exam--without ever breaking a sweat!First, you'll determine exactly how much time you have left to prepare for the exam. Then, you'll turn to the two-month, one-month, or one-week cram plan for week-by-week and day-by-day schedules of the best way to focus your study according to your unique timeline.Each stand-alone plan includes:Diagnostic test-helps you pinpoint your strengths and weaknesses so you can focus your review on the topics in which you need the most helpSubject reviews-cover everything you can expect on the actual written exam: verbal, mathematics, clerical abilities, memory, following directions, judgment, decision-making, mechanical aptitude, and personal experienceFull-length practice test with answers and detailed explanations- a simulated civil service exam gives you an authentic test-taking experienceTest-prep essentials from the experts at CliffsNotes

CliffsNotes EMT-Basic Exam Cram Plan

by Northeast Editing

It's EMT-Basic Exam Crunch Time!Get a plan to ace the exam-and make the most of the time you have left.Whether you have two months, one month, or even just a week left before the exam, you can turn to the experts at CliffsNotes for a trusted and achievable cram plan to ace the EMT-Basic Exam-without ever breaking a sweat!First, you'll determine exactly how much time you have left to prepare for the exam. Then, you'll turn to the two-month, one-month, or one-week cram plan for week-by-week and day-by-day schedules of the best way to focus your study according to your unique timeline.Each stand-alone plan includes:Diagnostic test-helps you pinpoint your strengths and weaknesses soyou can focus your review on the topics in which you need the most helpSubject reviews-cover everything you can expect on the actual exam: preparatory, airway, patient assessment, medical emergencies, trauma, infants and children, operations, advanced airway, practical skills, and anatomy and physiologyFull-length practice test with answers and detailed explanations-a simulated EMT-Basic Exam gives you an authentic test-taking experienceTest-prep essentials from the experts at CliffsNotes®??? 2 months to ace the test...??? 1 month to ace the test...??? 1 week to ace the test!

CliffsNotes GMAT Cram Plan, 2nd Edition

by William Ma Jane R Burstein Carolyn Wheater

Get a plan to ace the exam--and make the most of the time you have leftWhether you have two months, one month, or even just a week left before the exam, you and get a trusted and achievable cram plan to ace the GMATReflects the latest changes that will be administered to the GMAT in June 2012Each plan includes a diagnostic test, subject reviews, and a full-length practice test with answers and detailed explanations

CliffsNotes GRE General Test Cram Plan 2nd Edition

by Jane R Burstein Carolyn Wheater Catherine Mcmenamin

Get a plan to ace the exam--and make the most of the time you have left.Whether you have two months, one month, or even just a week left before the exam, you can turn to the experts at CliffsNotes for a trusted and achievable cram plan to ace the GRE General Test--without ever breaking a sweat!First, you'll determine exactly how much time you have left to prepare for the exam. Then, you'll turn to the two-month, one-month, or one-week cram plan for week-by-week and day-by-day schedules of the best way to focus your study according to your unique timeline.Each stand-alone plan includes:Diagnostic test-helps you pinpoint your strengths and weaknesses so you can focus your review on the topics in which you need the most helpSubject reviews-cover everything you can expect on the actual exam: text completions, sentence equivalences, vocabulary, reading comprehension, analytical writing, arithmetic, algebra, geometry, and applicationsFull-length practice test with answers and detailed explanations-a simulated GRE exam gives you an authentic test-taking experienceTest-prep essentials from the experts at CliffsNotesReflects changes to the latest GRE General TestMake the most of the time you have left!2 months to ace the test...1 month to ace the test...1 week to ace the test!

CliffsNotes GRE General Test with CD-ROM

by Btps Testing

About the Book:IntroductionStructure of the GRE General Test format and scoringProven strategies for answering multiple-choice questionsHints for tackling the essay questionsTips for reducing test-taking anxietyFAQs Part I: Diagnostic TestPart II: Review of Exam AreasAnalytical writing assessmentVerbal reasoningQuantitative reasoningPart III: Basic Math ReviewMath skills reviewPart IV: Full-Length Practice TestA full-length practice test with answers and complete explanationsBTPS Testing runs GRE test-prep classes for the California State University system. Their instructors know the ins and outs of the test and how to present review information in a way that test-takers can understand.Proven test-taking strategiesDiagnostic test that pinpoints your strengths and weaknessesFocused reviews of all subject areasFull-length practice test that mirrors the actual testCD includes the book's test and subject reviews + 3 bonus testsRequires Adobe Flash Player 9.0 or higher

CliffsNotes Math Review for Standardized Tests, 2nd Edition

by Jerry Bobrow

Your guide to a higher math score on standardized tests*SATACT®ASVABGMAT®GRE®CBEST®PRAXIS I®GED® And More!Why CliffsNotes?Go with the name you know and trustGet the information you need-fast!About the Contents:IntroductionHow to use this bookOverview of the examsPart I: Basic Skills ReviewArithmetic and Data AnalysisAlgebraPart II: Strategies and PracticeMathematical AbilityQuantitative ComparisonData SufficiencyEach section includes a diagnostic test, explanations of rules, concepts withexamples, practice problems with complete explanations, a review test, and aglossary!Test-Prep Essentials from the Experts at CliffsNotes®For more test-prep help, visit CliffsNotes.com®*SAT is a registered trademark of the College Board, which was not involved inthe production of, and does not endorse, this product.

CliffsNotes on Achebe's Things Fall Apart

by John Chua

The original CliffsNotes study guides offer expert commentary on major themes, plots, characters, literary devices, and historical background. The latest generation of titles in this series also feature glossaries and visual elements that complement the classic, familiar format.In CliffsNotes on Things Fall Apart, you explore the ground-breaking work of author Chinua Achebe, considered by many to be the most influential African writer of his generation. The novel, amazing in its authenticity, leaves behind the stereotypical portrayals of African life and presents the Igbo culture of Nigeria in all its remarkable complexity.Chapter summaries and commentaries take you through Achebe's world, and critical essays give you insight into the novel's themes and use of language. Other features that help you study includeCharacter analyses of the main charactersA character map that graphically illustrates the relationships among the charactersA section on the life and background of Chinua AchebeA review section that tests your knowledgeA Resource Center full of books, articles, films, and Internet sitesClassic literature or modern modern-day treasure -- you'll understand it all with expert information and insight from CliffsNotes study guides.

CliffsNotes on Albee's Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

by James L. Roberts

This CliffsNotes guide includes everything you've come to expect from the trusted experts at CliffsNotes, including analysis of the most widely read literary works.

CliffsNotes on Atwood's The Handmaid's Tale

by Mary Ellen Snodgrass

The original CliffsNotes study guides offer expert commentary on major themes, plots, characters, literary devices, and historical background. The latest generation of titles in this series also feature glossaries and visual elements that complement the classic, familiar format.In CliffsNotes on The Handmaid's Tale, you come to realize that for every utopia, there's a corresponding dystopia. This tale of a bleak future depicts a time where women are valued only for their reproductive capacities. While this cautionary tale of repression and totalitarianism is horrifying, there are moments of poetic warmth and humor. It is a brilliant satire.This concise supplement to Atwood's The Handmaid's Tale helps you understand the overall structure of the novel, actions and motivations of the characters, and the social and cultural perspectives of the author. Features that help you study include Chapter-by-chapter summaries and commentariesA timeline of critical events that leads to the climax of the novelA character map that graphically illustrates the relationships among the charactersCritical essays on women's roles in the novel, and the use of literary devices, themes, and settingsA review section that tests your knowledgeClassic literature or modern modern-day treasure -- you'll understand it all with expert information and insight from CliffsNotes study guides.

CliffsNotes on Austen's Emma

by Thomas J Rountree

The original CliffsNotes study guides offer a look into key elements and ideas within classic works of literature. CliffsNotes on Emma explores a satiric novel that stabs at manners and social classes, all the while delivering entertainment in a mild comic tone and sharing a lesson for the moralist. Following the heroine's slow and bumpy growth from self-deception to self-knowledge, this study guide provides summaries and commentaries on each chapter within the three-volume plot structure. Other features that help you figure out this important work include Life and background of the author Introduction to and synopsis of the novel Critical analysis of plot, setting, point of view, characters, theme, and style Review questions and selected bibliography for further research Classic literature or modern-day treasure -- you'll understand it all with expert information and insight from CliffsNotes study guides.

CliffsNotes on Austen's Pride and Prejudice

by Marie Kalil

The original CliffsNotes study guides offer expert commentary on major themes, plots, characters, literary devices, and historical background. The latest generation of titles in the series also feature glossaries and visual elements that complement the classic, familiar format.In CliffsNotes on Pride and Prejudice, Jane Austen's most popular and well-known work, you'll meet Elizabeth Bennet and her sisters as they navigate the social milieu of provincial 18th-century England. In addition to easy travels through all of the novel's ironic plot twists, you'll get detailed plot summaries and chapter-by-chapter commentaries to show you how Austen's belief in rationalism triumphs in the union of Elizabeth and Mr. Darcy. You'll also discoverLife and background of the author, Jane AustenA character map that graphically illustrates the relationships among the charactersCritical essays about women's roles in 19th-century Britain and moneyA review section that tests your knowledgeA Resource Center with books, Web sites, and films for further studyClassic literature or modern modern-day treasure -- you'll understand it all with expert information and insight from CliffsNotes study guides.

CliffsNotes on Austen's Sense and Sensibility

by Patricia Meyer Spacks

The original CliffsNotes study guides offer expert commentary on major themes, plots, characters, literary devices, and historical background - all to help you gain greater insight into great works you're bound to study for school or pleasure. In CliffsNotes on Austen's Sense and Sensibility, you follow the romantic lives of two sisters, Elinor and Marianne Dashwood, each of whom pursues love according to her temperament and beliefs. The "sense" and "sensibility" of the title are personified in Elinor's calm and rational demeanor and Marianne's emotional and unrestrained reactions. Which one of these approaches to love and life will result in marriage?In this study guide, you'll find Life and Background on the Author, a Brief Synopsis, and Critical Commentaries on each chapter of Sense and Sensibility. You'll also find in-depth character analyses and critical essays on the following: Austen's Writing Style The Plot and Theme Irony Critical Reception A selected bibliographyClassic literature or modern-day treasure - you'll understand it all with expert information and insight from CliffsNotes study guides.

CliffsNotes on Beowulf

by Stanley P. Baldwin

The original CliffsNotes study guides offer expert commentary on major themes, plots, characters, literary devices, and historical background. The latest generation of titles in this series also features glossaries and visual elements that complement the classic, familiar format. CliffsNotes on Beowulf takes you into the epic story of warriors and strange beasts. Beowulf is considered to be the longest and greatest surviving Anglo-Saxon poem. Some see it as an early celebration of Christianity. Others think it extols - or perhaps condemns - heroic values. Step into this epic poem and get ready for sword fights, feasts, and treasures. With this study guide, you'll be able to follow all of the action as you consider the artistic impact of the work. You'll also gain insight into the characteristics of the unknown poet and the manuscript itself. Other features that help you study include: * Character analyses of major players. * A character map that graphically illustrates the relationships among the characters. * Critical essays. * A review section that tests your knowledge. * A Resource Center full of books, articles, films, and Internet sites. Classic literature or modern modern-day treasure -- you'll understand it all with expert information and insight from CliffsNotes study guides.

CliffsNotes on The Bible, Revised Edition

by Charles H Patterson

The importance of The Holy Bible, whether as a master work of literature or religious canon, can hardly be overestimated. This comprehensive study guide provides a unique approach to reading The Holy Bible and helps readers dive deep into the New Testament to analyze the teachings of Jesus through poetry and parable. The guide also leads readers through the Old Testament, the foundation for both Judaism and Christianity and the moral and political beacon for many nations of the Western world.

CliffsNotes on Bronte's Wuthering Heights

by Richard P Wasowski

The original CliffsNotes study guides offer expert commentary on major themes, plots, characters, literary devices, and historical background. The latest generation of titles in this series also feature glossaries and visual elements that complement the classic, familiar format. In CliffsNotes on Wuthering Heights, you explore one of Emily Brontë most beloved and enduring novels, combining realism and gothic symbolism to tell a love story that's full of social relevance. In the novel, you follow the self-destructive journey of Heathcliff, as he seeks his revenge for losing his childhood love, Catherine, to another man. This study guide carries you through Heathcliff's life by providing summaries and commentaries on each chapter of the novel. Critical essays give you insight into the narrative structure of the novel, the major themes Brontë explores, and Heathcliff's obsession. Other features that help you study include Character analyses of the main characters A character map that graphically illustrates the relationships among the characters A section on the life and background of Emily Brontë A review section that tests your knowledge A Resource Center full of books, articles, films, and Internet sites Classic literature or modern modern-day treasure -- you'll understand it all with expert information and insight from CliffsNotes study guides.

CliffsNotes on Carroll's Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

by Lewis Carroll

This CliffsNotes guide includes everything you've come to expect from the trusted experts at CliffsNotes, including analysis of the most widely read literary works.

CliffsNotes On Collins' The Hunger Games

by Janelle Blasdel

CliffsNotes on Collins' The Hunger Games analyzes the wildly popular first novel in The Hunger Games trilogy, in which the Capitol forces each of Panem's 12 districts to choose two teenagers to participate in the Hunger Games, a gruesome, televised fight to the death. In the 12th district, Katniss Everdeen steps in for her little sister and enters the Games, where she is torn between her feelings for her hunting partner, Gale Hawthorne, and the district's other tribute, Peeta Mellark, even as she fights to stay alive. The Hunger Games will change Katniss' life forever, but her acts of humanity and defiance might just change the Games, too.

CliffsNotes on Collins’ Mockingjay

by Janelle Blasdel

This EBOOK Lit Note from the experts at CliffsNotes on Suzanne Collins' Mockingjay, the last book in The Hunger Games trilogy, includes plot summaries and commentaries, and character analyses on this best-selling book. Features of this Lit Note from the experts at CliffsNotes include: Focused summaries of the plot and analysis of important themes, symbols, and character development Character analyses of major characters, focusing on what makes each character "tick" and how each character grows throughout the novel Brief synopsis of the entire book Short quiz

CliffsNotes on Conrad's Heart of Darkness & The Secret Sharer

by Daniel Moran

The original CliffsNotes study guides offer expert commentary on major themes, plots, characters, literary devices, and historical background. The latest generation of titles in this series also feature glossaries and visual elements that complement the classic, familiar format. In CliffsNotes on The Heart of Darkness & The Secret Sharer, you come to understand how each of these stories deals with the "dark side" of the human character. Heart of Darkness is a journey up the Congo River to where an ivory agent, Kurtz, has succumbed to human weakness and evil, and has disintegrated into a grotesque creature. The Secret Sharer is an allegorical examination of a timid man who struggles to stifle the more physical and dangerous part of himself. Eventually, he resolves this duality and becomes more daring -- and, therefore, more complete. This concise supplement to Joseph Conrad's The Heart of Darkness & The Secret Sharer helps you understand the overall structure of the novels, actions and motivations of the characters, and the social and cultural perspectives of the author. Features that help you study include Part-by-part summaries and commentaries Character maps that graphically illustrates the relationships among the characters Critical essays that provide expert insight on the novels' structure Review sections that test your knowledge Classic literature or modern modern-day treasure -- you'll understand it all with expert information and insight from CliffsNotes study guides.

CliffsNotes on Dante's Divine Comedy-I Inferno

by James L. Roberts Nikki Moustaki

The original CliffsNotes study guides offer a look into critical elements and ideas within classic works of literature. The latest generation of titles in this series also feature glossaries and visual elements that complement the classic, familiar format.CliffsNotes on Divine Comedy: Inferno takes you deep inside Dante's vision of Hell, the first installment in his three-poem epic.Following the spiritual journey of Dante and his guide Virgil, this expert study companion provides summaries, commentaries, and glossaries related to each canto within the poem. Other features that help you figure out this important work includeLife and background of the poet and the poemIntroduction to the poem's structure, allegory, symbols, and moreCritical essays that explore deeper meanings within this challenging workA review section that tests your knowledge and suggests essay topics and practice projectsA Resource Center full of books, translations, and Internet resourcesClassic literature or modern-day treasure -- you'll understand it all with expert information and insight from CliffsNotes study guides.

CliffsNotes on Dante's Divine Comedy-Il Purgatorio

by Harold M Priest

This CliffsNotes guide includes everything you've come to expect from the trusted experts at CliffsNotes, including analysis of the most widely read literary works.

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