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A guide that provides a great starting point for pre-law studies.
The Law School Admission Test (LSAT) is a standardized exam. LSAT score is one important factor many U.S. law school admission offices, including Drake, consider when reviewing applications.
Two practice tests and online book.
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LSAT Test Prep Books
McGraw-Hill's LSATWe want to help you succeed on the LSAT* We've put all of our proven expertise into "McGraw-Hill's LSAT" to make sure you're ready for this all-important exam. Using the techniques created by Curvebreakers, a group of Harvard Law School students who have scored in the top percentile on the exam, this book includes full-length practice exams, fully explained practice questions, and the tools and test-taking strategies you'll need to succeed. "McGraw-Hill's LSAT" gives you: 5 full-length practice LSATs in the book More 1 more practice LSATs and help online Progressive, step-by-step instruction-from simple concepts to tips on how to master the most challenging problems Tools and diagramming techniques to solve LSAT logic games Classroom-tested problem-solving strategies and tools for each question type Inside advice on how to survive your first year of law school *LSAT is a registered trademark of the Law School Admission Council, which was not involved in the production of and does not endorse this product. *Curvebreakers is not affiliated with Harvard University.
Publication Date: 2009-01-01
McGraw-Hill's Conquering LSAT Logic GamesWE WANT TO HELP YOU MAKE SENSE OF LSAT LOGIC GAMES You can learn to solve those tricky LSAT logic games and we can teach you how to do it. This easy-to-follow guide will show you how to work through every game type, how to diagram logical relationships, and how to use targeted tools to answer questions quickly and easily. Every problem-solving technique in this book has been developed and refined by law school students who aced the LSAT. Whatever the game type, you ll learn the techniques you need to solve the most complex logic problems. find the correct answers, and raise your LSAT score. "McGraw-Hill's Conquering LSAT Logic Games" helps you develop logic-solving skills with 72 practice logic games with solutions Logic tools to help you solve any kind of logic game Diagramming techniques that you can use for every game type The breakthrough Curvebreakers logic games solution methods "
To prepare properly for the LSAT, you must study problems that reflect the true LSAT format. The best way to do that is to study actual LSAT problems. Now, you can do that with this book! MASTER THE LSAT contains detailed solutions to 85 actual LSAT questions, carefully selected to illustrate every type of question that has appeared on the test in the past several years! These solutions will introduce you to numerous analytic techniques that will help you immensely not only on the LSAT but in law school as well.
* Analytical Reasoning: Learn powerful diagramming techniques and step-by-step strategies to solve every type of game question that has appeared on the LSAT.
* Logical Reasoning: Discover the underlying simplicity of these problems and learn the principles of logic these questions are based on.
* Reading Comprehension: Develop the ability to spot places from which questions are likely to be drawn as you read a passage. (pivotal words, counter-premises, etc.)
* Mentor Exercises: These exercises provide hints, insight, and partial solutions to ease your transition from seeing LSAT problems solved to solving them on your own.
* The average LSAT scores of 153 ABA approved law schools.
Publication Date: 2012-06-01
McGraw-Hill's LSAT by Curvebreakers StaffCreated and classroom-tested by current Harvard Law School students, all of whom scored in the 99th percentile or higher on the test, and based on the highly popular Curvebreakers LSAT prep course, this reference gives test preparers an unbeatable edge.
Publication Date: 2005-05-01
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The Happy Lawyer by Nancy Levit; Douglas O. LinderYou get good grades in college, pay a small fortune to put yourself through law school, study hard to pass the bar exam, and finally land a high-paying job in a prestigious firm. You're happy, right? Not really. Oh, it beats laying asphalt, but after all your hard work, you expected more from your job. What gives? The Happy Lawyer examines the causes of dissatisfaction among lawyers, and then charts possible paths to happier and more fulfilling careers in law. Eschewing a one-size-fits-all approach, it shows how maximizing our chances for achieving happiness depends on understanding our own personality types, values, strengths, and interests. Covering everything from brain chemistry and the science of happiness to the workings of the modern law firm, Nancy Levit and Doug Linder provide invaluable insights for both aspiring and working lawyers. For law students, they offer surprising suggestions for selecting a law school that maximizes your long-term happiness prospects. For those about to embark on a legal career, they tell you what happiness research says about which potential jobs hold the most promise. For working lawyers, they offer a handy toolbox--a set of easily understandable steps--that can boost career happiness. Finally, for firm managers, they offer a range of approaches for remaking a firm into a more satisfying workplace. Read this book and you will know whether you are more likely to be a happy lawyer at age 30 or age 60, why you can tell a lot about a firm from looking at its walls and windows, whether a 10 percent raise or a new office with a view does more for your happiness, and whether the happiness prospects are better in large or small firms. No book can guarantee a happier career, but for lawyers of all ages and stripes, The Happy Lawyer may give you your best shot.
Publication Date: 2010-07-22
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