Critical Thinking for Exams

LESSON SUMMARY

Increasingly, critical thinking exams are given not only to students, but also to those seeking employment or promotions in the workforce. This lesson shows you what critical thinking questions look like, and how to use this book to approach them effectively.

ost high school students are familiar with the ACT and the SAT,tests that are used by colleges and universities to make admissions decisions. After college, graduate exams such as the GRE, GMAT, and LSAT are taken if you are interested in attending graduate school. All of these tests include sections that measure critical thinking skills. They use various types of questions, such as those based on reading passages, scientific experiments, and written opinion and argument.

Many critical thinking tests are similar to one another. For instance, the ACT critical reading questions use a format like that found in the SAT. The GRE Analytical Writing Test is comparable to sections in the GMAT and LSAT. Instead of repeating information that applies to each test, we will focus on sections in each test that are unique.

Friendly Persuasion

Friendly Persuasion

To do this successfully you need to build a clear path of action by using tools if necessary. These tools would be facts, evidence and stories which you know they can relate to. Plus you always want to have their best interests at heart, in other words, you know what is good for them

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