Master the™ HiSET® Exam, 2nd Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 0768942217
  • ISBN-13: 9780768942217
  • DDC: 373.126207
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 576 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released February 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018

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Overview

Peterson's Master the™ HiSET® Exam puts students on the path to successfully navigate the HiSET exam, an alternative test to the GED® Test that is offered in 21 states (including California, Illinois, Massachusetts, New Jersey, and Texas) and five U.S. territories. Two complete practice tests simulate the test-day experience and provide detailed answer explanations for all questions. Readers will find detailed reviews of the Language Arts–Reading, Language Arts–Writing, Mathematics, Science, and Social Studies subtests. Also included are two full-length practice tests—both with detailed answer explanations for every question, a helpful overview of the vocabulary students are expected to know, and valuable focus on the critical-thinking skills that are applied throughout the exam.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Before You Begin.
Introduction.
1: All About the HiSET® Exam.
Language Arts—Reading.
2: Comprehension.
3: Inference, Interpretation, and Synthesis.
4: Analysis.
Language Arts—Writing.
5: Organization of Ideas.
6: Writing Conventions.
7: Language Facility.
8: Constructing an Essay.
Mathematics.
9: Numbers and Operations on Numbers.
10: Measurement and Geometry.
11: Data Analysis, Probability, and Statistics.
12: Algebraic Concepts.
Science.
13: Life Science.
14: Physical Science.
15: Earth Science.
Social Studies.
16: Important Eras in U.S. History.
17: Important Eras in World History.
18: Civics and Government.
19: Economics.
20: Geography.
Two Practice Tests.
21: Practice Test 1.
22: Practice Test 2.