Table of contents for Praxis core : Reading (5712), Writing (5722), Mathematics (5732) / Sandra Rush, M.A., mathematics tutor ; Julie O'Connell, D. Litt., assistant professor of English, Felician College, New Jersey.


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PART I: PRAXIS CORE INTRODUCTION

Chapter 1: Getting Started
How to Use This Book + Online Prep
Setting Up Your Study Plan

Chapter 2: All About the Praxis Core Tests
What’s on the Tests

Chapter 3: Proven Test-Taking Strategies
Four-Part Plan for Reasoning Skills
14 Tips to Boost Your Score
Putting Time on Your Side

PART II: PRAXIS CORE MATH REVIEW

Math Diagnostic Test
Overview of the Math Test
Question Formats
Item Formats
Computer Literacy
On-Screen Calculator

Chapter 4: Number and Quantity
The Real Number System
Number Properties
Order of Operations
Test-Taking Strategies
Decimals
Fractions
Next, Let’s Talk Algebra
Ratios and Proportional Relationships
Percentages
Powers and Roots
Irrational, Imaginary, and Undefined Numbers
Units

Chapter 5: Algebra and Functions
Review of the Basics
Order of Operations
Combining Like Terms
Working with Unknowns in the Denominator
Graphing
Linear Equations
Inequalities
Ratios and Proportions
Functions

Chapter 6: Geometry
Forming Lines and Angles
Triangles
Right Triangles
Polygons
Similarity
Congruence
Circles
Perimeter, Area, and Volume
Transforming Figures in the Cartesian Plane

Chapter 7: Probability and Statistics
Probability
Venn Diagrams
The Counting Principle
Statistics

PART III: PRAXIS CORE READING REVIEW

Reading Diagnostic Test
Overview of the Reading Test

Chapter 8: Key Ideas and Details
Pinpointing Key Ideas
Inferential Reasoning

Chapter 9: Craft, Structure, and Language Skills
What’s Covered in This Category
What are Craft, Structure, and Language Skills
Eight Keys to the Reading Passage Questions

Chapter 10: Integration of Knowledge and Ideas
Dissecting Visual-Information Questions
Evaluating Arguments
Analyzing Two or More Texts

PART IV: PRAXIS CORE WRITING REVIEW

Writing Diagnostic Test
Overview of the Writing Test

Chapter 11: Text Types, Purposes, and Production
16 Ways to Improve Your Essay Writing
Building Strong Essays

Chapter 12: Language and Research Skills
Usage
Parts of Speech: A Refresher
Sentence Structure Skills
Misplaced and Dangling Modifiers
Coordinating/Subordinating Conjunctions
Fragments
Run-Ons, Comma Splices, and Fused Sentences
Correlative Conjunctions
Parallelism
Revision in Context
Research Skills

PART V: PRAXIS CORE PRACTICE TEST BATTERY

Mathematics Practice Test 1
Answer Key
Answers to Mathematics Practice Test 1

Mathematics Practice Test 2
Answer Key
Answers to Mathematics Practice Test 2

Reading Practice Test 1
Answer Key
Answers to Reading Practice Test 1

Reading Practice Test 2
Answer Key
Answers to Reading Practice Test 2

Writing Practice Test 1
Answer Key
Answers to Writing Practice Test 1

Writing Practice Test 2
Answer Key
Answers to Writing Practice Test 2




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