# Ch 17: Reading Comprehension for Test-Taking: Tutoring Solution

The Reading Comprehension for Test-Taking chapter of this GMAT Prep Tutoring Solution is a flexible and affordable path to learning about reading comprehension for test-taking. These simple and fun video lessons are each about five minutes long and they teach all of the reading comprehension and interpretation methods required in a typical GMAT prep course.

## How it works:

• Begin your assignment or other GMAT prep work.
• Identify the reading comprehension for test-taking concepts that you're stuck on.
• Find fun videos on the topics you need to understand.
• Press play, watch and learn!
• Complete the quizzes to test your understanding.
• As needed, submit a question to one of our instructors for personalized support.

## Who's it for?

This chapter of our GMAT prep tutoring solution will benefit any student who is trying to acquire reading comprehension skills and prepare for the exam. This resource can help students including those who:

• Struggle with understanding how to find the main idea, use visualization, interpret literary meaning, draw inferences and conclusions, identify causal relationships, summarize a passage or any other reading comprehension for test-taking topic
• Have limited time for studying
• Want a cost effective way to supplement their learning
• Prefer learning test-taking skills visually
• Find themselves struggling to prepare for the GMAT
• Want to get ahead in preparing for the GMAT
• Don't have access to their GMAT prep instructor outside of class

## Why it works:

• Engaging Tutors: We make learning about reading comprehension for test-taking simple and fun.
• Cost Efficient: For less than 20% of the cost of a private tutor, you'll have unlimited access 24/7.
• Consistent High Quality: Unlike a live GMAT tutor, these video lessons are thoroughly reviewed.
• Convenient: Imagine a tutor as portable as your laptop, tablet or smartphone. Learn how to comprehend what you read on the go!
• Learn at Your Pace: You can pause and rewatch lessons as often as you'd like, until you master the material.

## Learning objectives:

• Define and use literary motifs.
• Learn to comprehend or get the gist of an essay.
• Locate the main idea of an essay.
• Draw inference of mood and figurative language in poetry.
• Comprehend an essay through visualization.
• Analyze literature to interpret its meaning.
• Define inference and practice making literary inferences.
• Discover how to draw conclusions and identify underlying assumptions.
• Learn to use prior knowledge and context clues.
• Compare tone and mood in prose.
• Define connotation and denotation and discover how they are used.
• Analyze passages by comparing and contrasting.
• Summarize and learn about casual relationships in passages.
• Recognize the meaning of a word by the context in which it is used.

17 Lessons in Chapter 17: Reading Comprehension for Test-Taking: Tutoring Solution
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