9780321410719

Effective Vocabulary

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  • ISBN13:

    9780321410719

  • ISBN10:

    0321410718

  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 10/12/2006
  • Publisher: Pearson

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Summary

The second in a new 3-book skills-based series and perfectly aligned with DJ Henryrs"sThe Effective Reader,Effective Vocabularybuilds a college-level vocabulary to prepare students for studies within academic the various disciplines through the use of textbook excerpts. Students are given plenty of exercises requiring exploration through context clues, word analysis, proper usage, and application. To help visual learners use images to develop their college vocabularies, photographs and drawings are accompanied by captions for students to complete as a quick test of vocabulary development and reading comprehension. Can be used to complementThe Effective Readeror as a stand-alone product. Heavy emphasis placed on academic disciplines as readings are adapted from college textbooks.

Table of Contents

Preface vii
UNIT 1 Introduction
1(49)
Study Tips
1(4)
Using Context Clues and Word Analysis
5(29)
Using a Dictionary Effectively
34(16)
Unit 1 Review Test
43(7)
UNIT 2 Vocabulary in Health
50(47)
Vocabulary and Physical Health
50(9)
Vocabulary and Mental Health
59(8)
Vocabulary and Emotional Health
67(8)
Vocabulary and Medical Ethics
75(8)
Vocabulary and Nursing
83(14)
Unit 2 Review Test
91(6)
UNIT 3 Vocabulary in Social Sciences
97(45)
Vocabulary and Sociology
97(8)
Vocabulary and Sociology of Marriage and the Family
105(9)
Vocabulary and Psychology
114(7)
Vocabulary and American History
121(8)
Vocabulary and American Government
129(13)
Unit 3 Review Test
137(5)
UNIT 4 Vocabulary in Math, Science, and Technology
142(48)
Vocabulary and Mathematics
142(9)
Vocabulary and Geology
151(8)
Vocabulary and Biology
159(8)
Vocabulary and the Internet
167(9)
Vocabulary and Computer Technology
176(14)
Unit 4 Review Test
185(5)
UNIT 5 Vocabulary in Communications and Humanities
190(53)
Vocabulary and Interpersonal Communication
190(8)
Vocabulary and Intercultural Communication
198(8)
Vocabulary and Art History
206(8)
Vocabulary and Literature
214(8)
Vocabulary and Nonfiction Literature
222(21)
Unit 5 Review Test
230(5)
APPENDIXES
Appendix A Word Parts
235(7)
Appendix B Foreign Words and Phrases
242(1)
Appendix C Partial Answer Key
243

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