Book Description: The CliffsTestPrep series offers full-length practice exams that simulate the real tests; proven test-taking strategies to increase your chances at doing well; and thorough review exercises to help fill in any knowledge gaps. CliffsTestPrep The NEW SAT, 3rd Edition, walks you through all the changes to the SAT and PSAT/NMSQT. Designed by leading experts in the field of test preparation and written with the student in mind, this guide is the most comprehensive resource on the NEW SAT and presents you with plenty of testing strategies, techniques, and materials to make taking the NEW SAT easier. Using the Bobrow Test Preparation Services approach, this guide focus on the six major areas of preparing for the NEW SAT:Ability testedBasic skills necessaryUnderstanding directionsAnalysis of directionsSuggested approaches with samplesPractice-review-analyze-practiceThis book combines introductory analysis sections for each exam area with lots of practice -- four full-length practice tests with complete answers, in-depth explanations, analysis charts, and score-range approximators to give you a thorough understanding of the NEW SAT. As you work your way through this book, you'll hone your knowledge of subjects such asSentence completion and critical reading passagesBasic mathematical skills and concepts, such as algebra and geometryData analysis, statistics, and probabilityWriting and reviewing your essay -- with samplesIdentifying sentence errors and correcting sentencesImproving paragraph readabilityWith guidance from the CliffsTestPrep series, you'll feel at home in any standardized-test environment!SAT, PSAT, and NMSQT are registered trademarks of the College Board, which was not involved in the production of, and does not endorse, this product.