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CSET English Subtests I and III: Practice and Study Guide

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Let us help you prepare for CSET English Subtests I and III with this comprehensive study guide course. Use our short video lessons to review the topics you'll find on the exams and then test yourself using the self-assessment quizzes.
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11 chapters in CSET English Subtests I and III: Practice and Study Guide

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Lesson 1 - The Romantic Period in American Literature and Art Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2284].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2284].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - The Literary Realism Movement: A Response to Romanticism Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2306].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2306].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Transcendentalism: Impact on American Literature Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2300].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2300].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - The Harlem Renaissance: Novels and Poetry from the Jazz Age Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2342].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2342].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Modernism in American Literature Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2320].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2320].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - The Lost Generation: Expatriate Writers of the 20th Century Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8638].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8638].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Contemporary American Literature: Authors and Major Works Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3538].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3538].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - The Beat Generation: Characteristics of Beat Poetry Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2350].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2350].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - The Dark Romantics in American Literature Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2291].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2291].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - The Federalist Papers: History, Writers & Summary Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8097].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8097].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Native American Oral Tradition: Heritage and Literary Influence Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2276].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2276].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Southern Gothic Literature: Definition, Characteristics & Authors Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11150].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11150].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Introduction to Victorian Literature: Overview of Themes, Style, and Authors Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1283].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1283].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Introduction to Renaissance Literature: Characterizing Authors and Works Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1281].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1281].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Introduction to Romantic Prose: Overview of Authors and Works Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1258].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1258].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Introduction to Medieval Literature: Old English, Middle English, and Historical Context Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1262].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1262].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Overview of Literary Modernism: Authors, Context, and Style Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[661].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[661].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Introduction to 17th- and 18th-Century Literature: Major Authors and Works Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1246].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1246].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Restoration Comedy: Theatre of the 1700s Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1257].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1257].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - The Iliad: Greek Epic Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1224].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1224].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - The Odyssey: Greek Epic Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1225].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1225].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - The Aeneid by Virgil Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1227].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1227].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Greek Theatre: Tragedy and Comedy Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1025].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1025].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - The Epic of Gilgamesh Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1223].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1223].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - History of the Alphabet: From Cuneiform to Greek Writing Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[681].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[681].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - The Invention of Writing Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[680].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[680].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - What is Inference? - How to Infer Intended Meaning Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4673].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4673].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Constructing Meaning with Context Clues, Prior Knowledge & Word Structure Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4674].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4674].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Reading Strategies Using Visualization Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4675].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4675].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - What Are Connotation and Denotation? - Definitions & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4676].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4676].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Understanding Tone and Mood in a Reading Passage Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4677].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4677].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - What is Structure in Writing and How Does it Affect Meaning? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4678].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4678].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Close Reading vs. Big Picture Reading Strategies Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4679].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4679].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Interpreting Literary Meaning: How to Use Text to Guide Your Interpretation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4680].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4680].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Glossary of Literary Terms: Prose Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1488].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1488].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Introduction to Literary Theory: Major Critics and Movements Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1490].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1490].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Overview of Literary Periods and Movements: A Historical Crash Course Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1491].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1491].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Glossary of Literary Terms: Poetry Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1489].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1489].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - How to Structure an Argument in Your Essay Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1363].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1363].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - How to Engage Readers by Picking and Developing an Appeal Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1352].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1352].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - What Is Brainstorming? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1353].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1353].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Using Rhetorical Skills to Write Better Essays Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1329].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1329].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - How Word Choice and Language Sets the Tone of Your Essay Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1330].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1330].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Logos, Ethos and Pathos: 3 Ways to Appeal to an Audience in Essays Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1331].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1331].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - What are Logical Fallacies? - Define, Identify and Avoid Them Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2693].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2693].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Writing for Your Audience Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1368].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1368].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - How to Write Well: What Makes Writing Good? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1306].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1306].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Narrative Essay: Definition, Examples & Characteristics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7026].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7026].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Descriptive Essay: Definition, Examples & Characteristics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7027].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7027].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Informative Essay: Definition, Examples & Structure Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7028].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7028].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 13 - Evaluative Essay: Examples, Format & Characteristics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7030].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7030].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - How to Write Better by Improving Your Sentence Structure Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1327].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1327].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Writing: Main Idea, Thesis Statement & Topic Sentences Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1322].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1322].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - How to Write an Outline Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1357].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1357].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - How to Organize an Essay Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1323].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1323].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Writing Revision: How to Fix Mistakes in Your Writing Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1335].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1335].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Techniques for Brainstorming Great Ideas Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1354].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1354].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Peer Editing: How to Edit Essays By Other Writers Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1595].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1595].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - How to Write With Good Diction to Develop Style, Tone & Point-of-View Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1316].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1316].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - How to Write Strong Transitions and Transitional Sentences Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1334].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1334].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - How to Write and Use Transition Sentences Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1361].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1361].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Identifying Subject-Verb Agreement Errors Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10911].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10911].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Identifying Errors of Verb Tense Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10912].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10912].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Identifying Errors of Singular and Plural Pronouns Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10915].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10915].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Conjunctions: Coordinating & Correlative Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10992].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10992].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Punctuation: Using Colons, Semicolons & Periods Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1309].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1309].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Sentence Agreement: Avoiding Faulty Collective Ownership Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2697].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2697].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Independent & Dependent Clauses: Subordination & Coordination Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1307].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1307].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - What Are Misplaced Modifiers and Dangling Modifiers? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1315].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1315].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Parallelism: How to Write and Identify Parallel Sentences Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1310].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1310].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - How to Write Logical Sentences and Avoid Faulty Comparisons Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1319].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1319].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Active and Passive Voice Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1318].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1318].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - How to Write with Idioms or Phrasal Verbs Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1317].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1317].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 13 - Sentence Clarity: How to Write Clear Sentences Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1320].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1320].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 14 - How to Write a Strong Essay Body Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1360].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1360].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 15 - Commonly Confused Words in English Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10916].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10916].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 16 - Capitalization Rules in Writing Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10917].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10917].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 17 - Spelling: Words That Sound Alike (Homonyms & Homophones) Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11093].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11093].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - How to Make a Works Cited Page Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1350].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1350].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - How to Use Reference Material in Your Writing Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1344].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1344].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - How to Cite Online Sources Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1343].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1343].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - How to Make In-Text Citations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1345].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1345].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - How to Read Citations in Texts and Bibliographies Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1339].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1339].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - What Is a Bibliography and When Should I Write One? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1337].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1337].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - How to Avoid Plagiarism: When to Cite Sources Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1338].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1338].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional

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