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## Take the Guesswork out of Passing Your ASSET® Exam!

### Two Ways to Study

Jennifer and Amy are aspiring University school students. They’ve met all the entrance requirements. They have great recommendations. **All that stands between them and University is success on the ASSET® Exam.**

Jennifer had always been a good student. She did okay on tests like the SAT and figured the ASSET® would be like that. Besides, she heard that you couldn’t really prepare for the ASSET® exam. She fit in some studying (in between her favorite TV shows). But as the test date approached, she got a nagging feeling that she should be doing more. When she got her scores, Jennifer had been proficient in some areas, but scored very low in English which had always been one of her strongest subjects. She was also surprised at how unprepared she was for the Science section.

Amy,** on the other hand, knew she had never been a great test taker. In fact, she had always found them stressful.** She had to work very hard to get the grades she got. **She knew that “seeing” what the test looked like would boost her confidence.** Armed with practice tests and a focused study guide, Amy quickly realized she knew more than she thought and was able to focus on the areas where she needed help. When she took the test, she scored proficient or higher in every area and confidently took the next step towards realizing her dream.

**Why did Amy succeed when Jennifer struggled, and how can you ensure that you have that same success?**

### With the Right Preparation, You can Pass on the First Try!

**AND WITH OUR ASSET STUDY GUIDE AND PRACTICE TEST QUESTIONS YOU CAN TOO!**

At Complete Test Preparation, Inc., we specialize in creating study aids that are painstakingly designed to the specific test you are preparing for. Members of our team combine years of teaching experience, with experienced writers and editors, all with advanced degrees (Masters or higher)

As a result, we can offer several important benefits as you prepare to take the ASSET.

### Study Smarter, Not Harder!

**Like any test, your degree of success on the ASSET depends largely on knowing how to study for it**. Now, I’m not talking about burning the candle at both ends. In fact, our goal is to have you studying less not more. Nor are we asking you to spend hundreds of dollars on study guides. Our material is available for a less than the cost of a good pair of running shoes … more on that in a moment.

### Practice Makes Perfect

Amy understood the same thing that many successful ASSET takers understand. The more questions you see, the more likely you are to pass the test. **And between our study guide and practice tests, you’ll have over 500 practice questions that cover every category.** You can fine-tune your knowledge in areas where you feel comfortable and be more efficient in improving your problem areas.

**Our test has been developed by our dedicated team of experts.** All the material in the study guide, including every practice question, is designed to engage the critical thinking skills that are needed to pass the ASSET Exam. They will not be the exact same questions you’ll find on the exam, but they are similar.

And like the ASSET exam, the practice tests are weighted differently so you will be exposed to questions in all areas.

## Yes, I Want To Do Everything I Can To Pass My ASSET® Test On The First Try! How Do I Get Started?

Simply click on the link provided to take your first step towards your dream of advanced placement in the University of your choice.

**Pass the ASSET®!**

Complete ASSET® Study Guide including Tutorials, Self-Assessments for all content, practice questions, complete guide to multiple choice strategy, Test Questions for Sentence Skills, Reading Comprehension, Arithmetic, Sequences, Logarithms, Trigonometry, Polynomials Geometry, Algebra and more.

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**Pass the ASSET®!**

Complete ASSET® Study Guide including Tutorials, Self-Assessments for all content, practice questions, complete guide to multiple choice strategy, Test Questions for Sentence Skills, Reading Comprehension, Arithmetic, Sequences, Logarithms, Trigonometry, Polynomials Geometry, Algebra and more.

Order

**Getting Started**

How this study guide is organized 9

The ASSET® Study Plan 9

Making a Study Schedule 10

** Reading Comprehension**

Self-Assessment 17

Answer Key 28

Help with Reading Comprehension 31

Main Idea and Supporting Details 34

Drawing Inferences And Conclusions 37

**Numerical Skills**

Tour of the ASSET® Numerical skills Content 41

Self-Assessment 45

Answer Key 51

Fraction Tips, Tricks and Shortcuts 55

Decimal Tips, Tricks and Shortcuts 59

Percent Tips, Tricks and Shortcuts 60

How to Solve Word Problems 62

Types of Word Problems 64

Ratios 72

Scientific Notation 76

**Elementary Algebra**

Solving One-Variable Linear Equations 92

Solving Two-Variable Linear Equations 93

Adding and Subtracting Polynomials 94

Multiplying and Dividing Polynomials 95

Simplifying Polynomials 96

**Intermediate Algebra**

Self-Assessment 100

Answer Key 105

Factoring Polynomials 112

Quadratic equations 113

**College Algebra**

Self-Assessment 120

Answer Key 127

Trigonometry 135

Logarithms 136

Sequences 137

Operations with Complex Numbers 138

Graphing Quadratic Functions 139

Graphing Cubic Functions 140

**Geometry**

Self-Assessment 147

Answer Key 152

Cartesian Plane, Coordinate Grid and Plane 154

Perimeter Area and Volume 156

Congruence 164

Pythagorean Geometry 167

Quadrilaterals 169

**Writing Skills**

Self-Assessment 177

Answer Key 182

English Grammar and Punctuation Tutorials 184

Capitalization 184

Punctuation 186

Common English Usage Mistakes - A Quick Review 192

Subject Verb Agreement 199

**How to Write an Essay**

Common Essay Mistakes - Example 1 215

Common Essay Mistakes - Example 2 217

Writing Concisely 220

Redundancy 222

**Practice Test Questions Set 1**

Answer Key 283

** Practice Test Questions Set 2**

Answer Key 370

**Conclusion**