Table of Contents for Pre-GED: Language Arts, Writing : Complete Test Preparation


Chapter 1 The GED Language Arts, Writing Section
1(6)
About the GED
1(1)
Part I of the Test
2(1)
Part II of the Test
2(1)
Preparing for the GED
3(4)
Chapter 2 The LearningExpress Test Preparation System
7(16)
Step 1 Get Information
8(1)
Step 2 Conquer Test Anxiety
8(3)
Step 3 Make a Plan
11(2)
Step 4 Learn to Manage Your Time
13(1)
Step 5 Learn to Use the Process of Elimination
14(1)
Step 6 Know When to Guess
15(1)
Step 7 Reach Your Peak Performance Zone
15(4)
Step 8 Get Your Act Together
19(1)
Step 9 Do it!
20(3)
Chapter 3 Diagnostic Test
23(30)
Part I
27(12)
Part II
39(6)
Answers and Explanations
45(8)
Chapter 4 Sentence Structure
53(16)
The Parts of a Sentence
53(1)
Sentence Fragments
54(1)
Run-on Sentences
55(1)
Comma Splices
56(1)
Coordination and Subordination
57(2)
Modifiers
59(1)
Parallelism
60(2)
Quiz
62(7)
Chapter 5 Usage
69(18)
Subject-Verb Agreement
70(5)
Verb Tense
75(2)
Pronoun Reference
77(4)
Quiz
81(6)
Chapter 6 Mechanics
87(16)
Capitalization
87(2)
Punctuation
89(4)
Spelling
93(3)
Quiz
96(7)
Chapter 7 Organization
103(14)
Effective Paragraphs
104(6)
Effective Essays
110(2)
Quiz
112(5)
Chapter 8 Writing an Effective Essay
117(22)
What's in an Essay
118(5)
How to Write a Powerful Essay
123(10)
Revising an Essay
133(1)
Quiz
134(5)
Chapter 9 Writing Tips and Strategies
139(14)
GED Strategies
139(1)
Sentence Structure
140(2)
Usage
142(1)
Verb Tense
142(1)
Mechanics
142(2)
Organization
144(1)
Writing an Effective Essay
145(1)
Ten Tips to Improve Your Score on the GED Writing Exam
146(2)
Quiz
148(5)
Chapter 10 Practice Test 1
153(30)
Part I
157(12)
Part II
169(6)
Answers and Explanations
175(8)
Chapter 11 Practice Test 2
183(28)
Part I
187(11)
Part II
198(6)
Answers and Explanations
204(7)
Appendix: Prefixes, Suffixes, and Word Roots 211(10)
Glossary 221(4)
Additional Online Practice 225