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Exercise your college reading skills : developing more powerful comprehension

Author: Janet Elder
Publisher: New York, NY : McGraw-Hill Companies, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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Through the familiar and motivating metaphor of sports, Janet Elder (<i>Entryways, New Worlds, Opening Doors  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Janet Elder
ISBN: 9780073513478 0073513474 0072563818 9780072563818 007256380X 9780072563801 9780071275927 0071275924 0073278181 9780073278186
OCLC Number: 124162485
Description: 1 volume (various pagings) : illustrations ; 28 cm
Contents: The "secrets" of success --
A user's guide to the brain --
Handle textbooks and textbook assignments like a pro --
Determine the meaning of an unfamiliar word through context --
Analyze word structure --
Determine the topic of a paragraph --
Identify the stated main idea sentence and supporting details of a paragraph --
Formulate the implied main idea sentence of a paragraph --
Recognize authors' writing patterns --
Apply all the basic skills to paragraphs --
Distinguish facts from opinions --
Make inferences and draw conclusions --
Determine an author's purpose, tone, point of view, and intended audience --
Evaluate an author's argument --
Apply all the advanced skills to single- and multiple-paragraph selections --
Interpret graphic aids --
Organize information for study --
Apply all the skills you have learned.
Responsibility: Janet Elder.
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