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Prospective law students must pass the LSAT to gain acceptance into law school, and the LSAT's Analytical Reasoning section--commonly called the Logic Games section--is widely considered to be the most difficult part of the entire exam. In this 35-minute session, test takers are presented with four problems, or Logic Games, which include a total of 22 to 24 very challenging questions that test their deductive reasoning ability. This fully updated manual offers students detailed, step-by-step dissections of every question type. Also included are: A comprehensive five-step approach to help students make accurate deductions and successfully tackle the questions An overview of the LSAT, including helpful advice on effective LSAT time management skills Drill exercises for reinforcing the understanding of conditional statements The author, Carolyn Nelson, founder of Nelson Test Prep, has been teaching LSAT prep for over 20 years. Employing the methods outlined in this book, she's been able to demystify Logic Games for thousands of students. She also offers extensive study and test-taking advice, and presents 50 practice games with answers and detailed explanations, each inspired by games that have appeared on recent LSATs. For students who have experienced LSAT anxiety, Carolyn Nelson's innovative approach to dissecting any Logic Game will help them remain calm, find clarity, and avoid pitfalls of challenging structured Games. Here, in a single volume, is everything test takers need for success on the LSAT's Analytical Reasoning section.
Kaplan's LSAT PrepTests 52-61 Unlocked features comprehensive explanations for every question in the LSAC's official 10 New Actual, Official LSAT PrepTests with Comparative Reading. Reviewing a practice test is the key to improving your score, and in PrepTests 52-61 Kaplan's LSAT experts deconstruct 10 actual, official PrepTests to help you learn why you missed questions and how to get the right answers more efficiently. Note: PrepTests 52-61 are not included in this book. You'll need to purchase those separately. Comprehensive Review Detailed explanations for every questions and answer choice Test-taking strategies to help you score the most points Sample sketchwork for logic games Sample roadmaps for reading comprehension passages Glossary with key terminology to help you think like the testmaker Expert Guidance We know the test: Kaplan's expert LSAT faculty teach the world's most popular LSAT course, and more people get into law school with a Kaplan LSAT course than all other major test prep companies combined Kaplan's expert psychometricians ensure our practice questions and study materials are true to the test We invented test prep--Kaplan (www.kaptest.com) has been helping students for 80 years, and our proven strategies have helped legions of students achieve their dreams
This must-have review book thoroughly prepares law school candidates for the all-important Law School Admission Test. An introductory chapter explains the LSAT's format, suggests a detailed three-month study plan for success, and presents a diagnostic test with explained answers. Chapters that follow explain and review each of the LSAT's sections: Logical Reasoning Reading Comprehension Analytical Reasoning The LSAT Essay Each chapter includes study tips, strategies for understanding and correctly answering the questions, critical strategies for controlling time, and a sample test with explained answers. All tests contain answer keys and through answer explanations. BONUS ONLINE TESTS:Test takers who purchase this book will get access to two additional online practice LSATs with timed test sections, explained answers, and automated scoring. Those who purchase the book will also have access to online explanations for a second actual LSAT exam.
Kaplan's LSAT Logic Games Unlocked 2018-2019 contains more official LSAT questions than any other book on the market, plus complete explanations, focused strategies, and targeted review to help you master the Logic Games section of the LSAT. Students view Logic Games as the toughest section of the LSAT, and Kaplan's unique instruction combines real LSAT PrepTest questions with exercises and drills to help you understand every type of logic game through the eyes of the test-maker. Our guide features exclusive data on test-taker performance and recent LSAT trends to help you avoid surprises on Test Day. Kaplan is so certain that LSAT Logic Games Unlocked offers all the knowledge you need to excel on the LSAT that we guarantee it: After studying with the online resources and book, you'll score higher on the LSAT--or you'll get your money back. The Best Review Logic Games strategies created for students at different levels, from those ready to tackle the most advanced concepts and the toughest logic games, to those who need more help with the basics Official LSAT PrepTest practice questions help you get comfortable with the test format Study plans to help students make the most of their practice time regardless of how much time they have before the test. Our exclusive data-driven learning strategies help you focus on what you need to study. Online diagnostic tools analyze individual strengths and weaknesses by game type, so you can personalize your prep Expert Guidance Purchase of LSAT Logic Games Unlocked comes with access to select episodes from Kaplan's award-winning LSAT Channel, featuring instructional videos with Kaplan's best faculty. We know the test: Kaplan's expert LSAT faculty who teach the world's most popular LSAT course, and more people get into law school with a Kaplan LSAT course than all other major test prep companies combined. Kaplan's expert psychometricians ensure our practice questions and study materials are true to the test. We invented test prep--Kaplan (www.kaptest.com) has been helping students for almost 80 years. Our proven strategies have helped legions of students achieve their dreams.
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