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CLEP College Composition W/ Online Practie Exams (CLEP Test Preparation)by Rachelle Smith
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Earn College Credit with REA's Test Prep for CLEP® College Composition & College Composition Modular
Everything you need to pass the exams and get the college credit you deserve.
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Most complete subject review for CLEP® College Composition & College Composition Modular
Our targeted review covers all the material you'll be expected to know for the exams and includes a glossary of must-know terms.
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CLEP College Composition Exams Pass the CLEP College Composition Exams and Get the College Credits You Deserve! CLEP* is the most popular credit-by-examination program in the country, accepted by more than 2,900 colleges and universities. For over 15 years, REA has helped students pass their CLEP* exams and earn college credits while reducing their tuition costs. BOOK
Most Complete Subject Review - targeted review covers all the material youll be expected to know for either of the CLEP College Composition exams and includes a glossary of must-know literary terms. Proven Test Prep Methods - REAs focused content and practical advice have helped millions succeed on their exams. With our step-by-step plan, you can score high on the CLEP College Composition exams and earn the college credit you deserve. ONLINE
The online REA Study Center gives you the most powerful scoring analysis and diagnostic tools available today. Diagnostic Tests (1 for each exam) - pinpoint where youre strongest and where you need to focus your study. Armed with this information, you can personalize your prep and review where you need it the most. 4 Full-Length Practice Tests (2 for each exam) - feature automatic scoring, detailed answer explanations, and diagnostic score reports that build your confidence for exam day. Access the REA Study Center at: #LINK
About the Author
Dr. Rachelle M. Smith has served as Director of Composition at Emporia State University for the last nineteen years. She did her doctoral work at Texas Christian University with a specialization in rhetoric and composition.
Dominick Marullo, M.A. is currently a high school English teacher with a Bachelors degree in English/Education and a Masters in Writing.Over the years, he has written for several educational publishers in the area of test preparation, as well as for high school and college review books.
Dr. Kenneth Springer is a developmental psychologist. After receiving his Ph.D. from Cornell University in 1990, he served on the faculty of Southern Methodist Universitys Psychology Department before moving to SMUs Simmons School of Education and Human Development in 2002. Dr. Springer currently teaches undergraduate classes in educational psychology, as well as research methods and statistics for graduate students.
Table of Contents
About Our Authors
About Research & Education Association
Part I: Passing the CLEP College Composition Exams
The REA Study Center
An Overview of the Exams
About the CLEP Program
Options for Military Personnel and Veterans
SSD Accommodations for Candidates with Disabilities
6-Week Study Plan
The Day of the Exam
Online Diagnostic Tests
Part II: Preparing for the Multiple-Choice Questions
Chapter 1 Conventions of Standard Written English
Chapter 2 Revision Skills
Audience, Purpose, Tone
Evaluation of Evidence
Level of Detail
Main Idea, Topic Sentence, Thesis Statement
Use of Language
How to Approach Revision Skills Questions
Chapter 3 Ability to Use Source Materials
Documentation of Sources
Evaluation of Sources
Integration of Resource Materials
Use of Reference Materials
How to Approach “Ability to Use Source Materials” Questions
Chapter 4 Rhetorical Analysis
Understanding of Organization
Understanding of Style
Understanding of Audience, Purpose, and Tone
Understanding of Rhetoric
How to Approach Rhetorical Analysis Questions
Part III: Preparing for the Essays
Chapter 5 The Essays
Overview of the CLEP College Composition Examination, Including Modular Option
Basic Writing Strategies for Producing High-Scoring CLEP Essays
Practice Writing the CLEP Argumentative Essays
Practice Test 1: College Composition also available online at www.rea.com/studycenter
College Composition Practice Test 1
Practice Test 2: College Composition also available online at www.rea.com/studycenter
College Composition Practice Test 2
Answer Key Practice Test 1: College Composition Modular also available online at www.rea.com/studycenter
College Composition Modular Practice Test 1
Practice Test 2: College Composition Modular also available online at www.rea.com/studycenter
College Composition Modular Practice Test 2
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