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PSAT Writing - About the Writing Section: Tutoring Solution Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1.

Imagine that the following underlined words are part of a passage on the PSAT Writing & Language Test. Pick the best revision:

with the Secretary's approval, she

Question 2 2. Which of these sums up the SAT's view on words?

Question 3 3. Which of these is written in the active voice?

Question 4 4.

PSAT Writing and Language Test questions might ask you to...

A. Edit sentences according to the rules of standard English grammar.

B. Make choices about paragraph organization.

C. Answer direct questions about the rules of standard English grammar.

Question 5 5. When should you guess on the SAT?

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Question 6 6. What would most likely be tested as a part of effective use of language?

Question 7 7. What do the underlined sections in the Identifying Sentence Errors questions indicate?

Question 8 8. Which best describes the types of passages used to test your ability to improve paragraphs on the new SAT?

Question 9 9. Which of these is written in the passive voice?

Question 10 10. Which of these is tested by conventions of punctuation?

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Question 11 11. Which of these is valued by the SAT?

Question 12 12. What does organization refer to when talking about improving paragraphs on the SAT?

Question 13 13. You might get Improving Paragraphs questions about all of the following EXCEPT…

Question 14 14. Which of these is especially favored by SAT question writers?

Question 15 15. Which verb is NOT conjugated correctly?

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Question 16 16. Which of these is an example of a preposition NOT agreeing with rest of the sentence?

Question 17 17. What is one advantage you have of the new format of placing questions in passages?

Question 18 18. Which best describes the status of improving paragraph questions on the revised SAT?

Question 19 19. Which best describes how Improving Paragraph questions are tested on the SAT?

Question 20 20. Which sentence is grammatically correct?

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Question 21 21. Should you guess on a PSAT Writing & Language question if you're not sure of the answer?

Question 22 22. Why are verbose answers red flags?

Question 23 23. How are sentence improvement questions grouped on the SAT?

Question 24 24. Which of the following describes the Writing & Language questions on the PSAT?

Question 25 25. Which answer choice is always the same as what is listed in the text?

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Question 26 26. In the SAT, which answer choice will always be the same as the highlighted text?

Question 27 27. Which of these choices would be the best way to replace 'having had already done' in the sentence, 'He, having had already done the task, went on.'

Question 28 28. The PSAT Writing and Language Test gives you 44 questions in 35 minutes. Roughly how many minutes per question do you get?

Question 29 29. In which sentence are the commas placed properly?

Question 30 30. How many times will A be an acceptable answer on the SAT?

PSAT Writing - About the Writing Section: Tutoring Solution Chapter Exam Instructions

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