Kaplan Writing Power Score Higher on the SAT, GRE, and Other Standardized Tests

ISBN-10: 0743241169

ISBN-13: 9780743241168

Edition: 3rd 2003 (Revised)

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Empower Yourself. Communicate with Confidence. It's that bruiser of a term paper. Or maybe you're facing the writing tests on a college or grad school admissions exam and the personal essay for the school you really want to attend. Or it could be those business proposals for your boss. Whatever your writing needs, you know the importance of communicating with clarity and persuasiveness. This book provides the essential writing workshop that shows you that powerful writing is a process that can be learned -- step by step.Kaplan Writing Powerincludes: An intensive writing clinic In-depth review of the four Golden Rules of Writing Effective tools to organize your ideas and write better essays Editing and revising techniques Help with different types of essays, papers, reports, and proposals Tips and strategies for developing great topics
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Book details

List price: $12.00
Edition: 3rd
Copyright year: 2003
Publisher: Kaplan Publishing
Publication date: 2/25/2003
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 304
Size: 5.50" wide x 8.50" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.792
Language: English

Introduction: The Power of Writing Power
Rules for Writing
Power up: Play by the Rules
Rule One: Be Concise
Rule Two: Be Forceful
Rule Three: Be Correct
Rule Four: Be Polished
Starting the Process
Power up: Get Yourself Organized
Finding a Topic
Developing Ideas
Narrowing Your Topic
Writing a Thesis Statement
Organizing Your Ideas
Putting Your Ideas in Order
Making a Formal Outline
Power up: Jump In and Write
Writing the Draft
Writing a Good Beginning
Writing the Main Body
Writing a Strong Conclusion
Revising and Editing
Power up: Polish Your Gem
What Belongs?
What Is the Best Way to Express Myself?
What Mistakes Have I Made?
Power up: Writing an Essay
The Personal Essay
The Persuasive Essay
The Process Analysis (How-To) Essay
The Comparison-and-Contrast Essay
The Cause-and-Effect Essay
The Problem-and-Solution Essay
Other Essays
Power up: Writing a Report
Research Reports
Afterword: Now You Have the Power
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