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SAT Reading: Prep & Practice

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Test your reading comprehension and literary analysis skills using the short video and text lessons comprising this SAT Reading test prep course. Review the lessons and take self-assessment quizzes to ensure your full understanding of this material prior to taking the Reading section of the SAT college entrance exam.
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7 chapters in SAT Reading: Prep & Practice

Course Progress Best Score
Lesson 1 - How to Analyze a Literary Passage: A Step-by-Step Guide Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2705].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2705].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Interpreting Literary Meaning: How to Use Text to Guide Your Interpretation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4680].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4680].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Get the Gist of an Essay & Improve Reading Comprehension Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1592].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1592].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Close Reading vs. Big Picture Reading Strategies Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4679].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4679].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Reading Strategies Using Visualization Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4675].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4675].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 - What is a Summary? - Definition & Concept Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3674].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3674].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Evaluating Reasoning in an Essay or Article Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2794].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2794].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Course Progress Best Score
Lesson 1 - Author's Purpose: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22526].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22526].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - How to Explain the Main Point through Supporting Details Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28811].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28811].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - How to Restate an Idea and Summarize Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28812].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28812].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - How to Determine the Cause and Effect of an Event in a Passage Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28815].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28815].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - How to Compare and Contrast Elements of a Passage Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28816].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28816].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - How to Draw Conclusions from a Passage Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28817].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28817].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - What is Inference? - How to Infer Intended Meaning Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4673].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4673].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - How to Interpret Generalizations of a Passage Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28818].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28818].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - How to Interpret the Word Choice of a Writer Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28819].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28819].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - How to Determine the Writer's Tone and Point-of-View Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28820].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28820].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Textual Evidence & Interpreting an Informational Text Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44414].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44414].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - How to Analyze Graphic Information Inside a Text Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31238].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31238].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Course Progress Best Score
Lesson 1 - What Are Literary Motifs? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4111].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4111].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Symbolism & Imagery in Literature: Definitions & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4118].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4118].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - What is a Metaphor? - Examples, Definition & Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4104].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4104].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Similes in Literature: Definition and Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4107].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4107].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Types of Irony: Examples & Definitions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4109].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4109].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Allusion and Illusion: Definitions and Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4110].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4110].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Cliches, Paradoxes & Equivocations: Definitions & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4106].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4106].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Personification and Apostrophe: Differences & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4108].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4108].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - What is Foreshadowing? - Types, Examples & Definitions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4112].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4112].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Allegory in Literature: History, Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4114].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4114].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Narrators in Literature: Types and Definitions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4588].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4588].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Course Progress Best Score
Lesson 1 - The Great Global Conversation: Reading Passages on the SAT Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[146816].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[146816].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - The Declaration of Independence: Summary & Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27867].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27867].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - British Reply to the Declaration: Summary & Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27868].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27868].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - The Articles of Confederation: Summary & Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27869].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27869].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - The Constitution of the United States: Summary & Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27870].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27870].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - The Bill of Rights: Summary & Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27871].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27871].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - The Federalist Papers: Summary & Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27872].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27872].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Treaty of Paris: Summary & Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27873].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27873].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Gettysburg Address: Summary & Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4399].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4399].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Emancipation Proclamation: Summary & Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27874].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27874].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Freedom's Battle: Summary & Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[146817].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[146817].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Declaration of Sentiments: Elizabeth Cady Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[89826].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[89826].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 13 - Henry David Thoreau's Civil Disobedience: Summary and Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2700].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2700].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 14 - Henry David Thoreau's Walden: Summary and Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2302].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2302].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 15 - Letter from Birmingham Jail: Summary & Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15330].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15330].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional

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