Ch 1: College Readiness - Reading

About This Chapter

Ensure that you're ready for college-level reading with the lessons in this college readiness chapter. You'll find tips and advice for improving your reading comprehension skills, including finding the assessing materials and drawing conclusions.

College Readiness - Reading: Chapter Summary

Reading skills are vital for anyone attending college or attempting to undertake college-level work. This chapter is designed to help you assess and refine your abilities so that you can get the most out of every passage, textbook or literary work you encounter during your studies. Our expert instructors provide guidance through lessons that are brief yet filled with information, and our convenient online platform allows you to study whenever your schedule permits. The lessons in this chapter cover these topics:

Strategies for Understanding Various Types of Writing

Here you see the differences between different genres and review strategies understanding each type. See what questions you should ask yourself to properly analyze each writing style.

Assessing Reading Materials

In this lesson, you can review the strategies for evaluating various types of reading materials. See ways to examine their content and assess the arguments or reasoning in each work.

Drawing Conclusions

This lesson provides guidelines and tips for extracting meaning and content from reading passages. You can examine and make predictions based on the information provided and see how come to reasonable conclusions.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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