Book Title: Basic Skills Workbook For The GED® TEST, TASC, And HiSET (Barron's Pre-Ged)
Publisher: Barron's Educational Series
Author: Mark Koch
This updated and revised guide is designed to meet the needs of students of all ages who are assessed below the high school level. The passages and exercises are specifically targeted for lower-level readers while focusing on higher order thinking skills. With this foundation, students will be able to advance to GEDÂ®, TASC, and HiSet-level materials with confidence. Writingâ€”offers key information about sentence structure, paragraph organization, building an argument, and analyzing textsMathematicsâ€”examples and instruction in specific math concepts; strategies for solving word problems; instructions for using a calculator, special test format questions, and graphic materialScienceâ€”presents vocabulary used in science and offers basic scientific concepts pertaining to life science, earth and space science, and physical scienceSocial Studiesâ€”reviews key concepts and topics in U.S. history, government, world history, geography, and economics Readingâ€”provides a foundation in comprehending types of documents and passages found on these exams in areas of fiction, non-fiction, poetry, and drama
Tests appear before and after each study unit. The first is a brief diagnostic, and the concluding tests helps students measure what they have learned in the unit. All questions come with thorough answer explanations.