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 Time Is Your Greatest Enemy
 Guessing is Not Guesswork
 Practice Smarter, Not Harder
 Prepare, Don't Procrastinate
 Test Yourself
Introduction to the Praxis II Exam Series including:
 Praxis Assessment Explanation
 Two Kinds of Praxis Assessments
 Understanding the ETS
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 Make Predictions
 Answer the Question
 Benchmark
 Valid Information
 Avoid "Fact Traps"
 Milk the Question
 The Trap of Familiarity
 Eliminate Answers
 Tough Questions
 Brainstorm
 Read Carefully
 Face Value
 Prefixes
 Hedge Phrases
 Switchback Words
 New Information
 Time Management
 Contextual Clues
 Don't Panic
 Pace Yourself
 Answer Selection
 Check Your Work
 Beware of Directly Quoted Answers
 Slang
 Extreme Statements
 Answer Choice Families
Mathematics: Content Knowledge (0061 and 5061) Exam Topics
 Algebra and Number Theory
 Measurement  Geometry, Trigonometry
 Functions  Calculus
 Data Analysis and Statistics Probability
 Matrix Algebra Discrete Mathematics
Mathematics: Proofs, Models and Problems, Part 1 (0063) Exam Topics
 Problems
 Model
 Proof
Mathematics: Pedagogy (0065) Exam Topics
 Planning Instruction
 Implementing Instruction
 Assessing Instruction
Middle School Mathematics (0069) Exam Topics
 Arithmetic and Basic Algebra
 Geometry and Measurement
 Functions and Their Graphs
 Data, Probability, and Statistical Concepts; Discrete Mathematics
 ProblemSolving Exercises
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