Strategies and Tactics for the MBE


Author: Steven L. Emanuel
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 1454879610
Category: Study Aids
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Strategies & Tactics for the MBE, 6E is full of up-to-date advice on how to analyze Multistate Bar Exam (MBE) questions, including details on how to handle each MBE subject, specific, step-by-step strategies for analyzing different question types, tips about how subtle differences in wording can completely change the meaning of an answer, and strategies for "rewording" questions in your mind to make them easier to analyze. Updated by Steven Emanuel, Strategies & Tactics for the MBE, 6E contains a full-length, 200-question practice MBE exam, as well as more than 325 additional questions broken down by subject a total of over 500 NCBE-released questions. The new edition also includes 70 author-generated Civil Procedure questions. Each subject begins with detailed advice on how to handle MBE questions on that subject and how to focus your studies on the most common and trickiest MBE topics. Every question has a fully explained answer that analyzes, in detail, every answer option. Features: Updated to include a comprehensive section on Civil Procedure, which was recently added to the MBE exam. This new section features approximately 70 author-generated questions. For the traditional MBE topics (Constitutional Law, Contracts, Criminal Law and Procedure, Evidence, Real Property and Future Interests, and Torts), every one of the more than 500 questions in this book represents an actual question asked on a past MBE. These questions have been reviewed for accuracy and updated.

Strategies and Tactics for the FINZ Multistate Method


Author: Steven Finz,Alex Ruskell
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 1454878886
Category: Study Aids
Page: 936
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Strategies & Tactics for the Finz Multistate Method features more than 1100 multiple-choice questions and answers, with over 140 questions for each topic. Every question is written in the Multistate Bar Exam style and complies with the latest MBE formats. Since they are original and not actual released exam questions, these questions are unavailable anywhere else. An in-depth guide, “Strategies & Tactics—Playing the MBE Game to Win,” shows students how to handle MBE and MBE-style multiple-choice questions. Detailed answers explain the correct choice and show why the others fall short. Strategies & Tactics for the Finz Multistate Method comes with a complete 200-question MBE-style practice exam. The revised Third Edition has been thoroughly updated to reflect the latest MBE formats and presents 75 brand new original questions. Features: more than 1100 multiple-choice questions and answers―over 140 questions for each topic every question written in the Multistate Bar Exam style and complies with the latest MBE formats questions are unavailable anywhere else―author-generated but are not released exam questions Strategies & Tactics—Playing the MBE Game to Win, an in-depth guide on handling MBE and MBE-style multiple-choice questions detailed answers that explain the correct choice and why the others are incorrect complete 200-question MBE-style practice exam The revised Third Edition presents: 75 brand new original questions

The Finz Multistate Method


Author: Steven R. Finz
Publisher: Aspen Publishers Online
ISBN: 0735544972
Category: Law
Page: 840
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The finz Multistate Method is the indispensable tool for both law school exams and the Multistate Bar Exam. the book includes:1,167 multiple choice questions and answers: Each question contains a sophisticated and intricate fact pattern that tests your ability to pull out the essential facts and tie them to the rules and theories you've learned in class. Each answer not only explains the reasoning behind the correct choice, but also why the other choices are incorrectCovers first-year subjects: the book contains over 140 questions each on Constitutional Law, Contracts, Criminal Law, Property, and Torts, as well as questions on the upper-year subject of EvidenceSupplemental questions for your bar review: Every question is written in the Multistate Bar Exam style and format for school exams on MBE preparation. If you're taking a bar review course, you still need the finz Multistate Method; our questions are written in the MBE style and format, but are not actual released exam questions, so we guarantee you've never seen these questions before in your MBE review materialsSpecial section on how to handle MBE-style questions: the book includes a 21-page guide to handling MBE-style multiple-choice questions- how to break the question down to the essential facts, how to recognize the legal issues, how to avoid the examiners' traps and pitfalls, and how to pick the right answer and avoid being misled by the wrong answers.Complete MBE-style practice exam: the book comes with the finz Multistate Method, has written and lectured for BAR/BRI and PMBR and is the author of Professor Series on Products Liability and Professor Series on Torts, both published by Aspen Publishers.

Strategies and Tactics for the MBE II


Author: Steven L. Emanuel
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 1454833033
Category: Study Aids
Page: 1422
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A comprehensive resource created in the successful style of Strategies & Tactics for the MBE, Strategies & Tactics for the MBE 2 provides 300 additional questions to help you prepare for the Multistate Bar Exam (MBE)! Success on the MBE can often influence whether you pass or fail the Bar Exam. It is important to understand the issues of law tested on the exam and to learn how the exam questions are written to test your understanding of the law. With its comprehensive explanations of why one answer choice is the best answer and why the other choices are not, Strategies & Tactics for the MBE 2 helps you gain the ability to select the best answer choice with certainty. The 300 questions in Strategies & Tactics for the MBE 2 are organized by subject area (Constitutional Law, Contracts, Criminal Law and Procedure, Evidence, Torts, and Real Property). Within each subject area, questions are broken down by subtopic, allowing you to locate and practice questions in your trouble areas. The answer explanations are clear and concise -- as you have come to expect from the Strategies & Tactics series. Strategies & Tactics for the MBE features: 300 additional questions to those featured in Strategies & Tactics for the MBE Questions organized by subject matter subtopics, so you can easily locate questions on the topics on which you need to focus Comprehensive, step-by-step explanations for each of the four answer choices in each question Answer explanations written by Steven Emanuel, Editor-in-Chief of Emanuel Bar Review and author of Emanuel Law Outlines in the MBE-subject areas -- the Outlines that got you through law school. Student-tested content from the Emanuel Bar Review series, which resulted in pass rates 10% higher than average in major markets. * Based on passage rates of students who used Emanuel Bar Review materials in California and New York for Bar Exams in 2008 and 2009.

Strategies and Tactics for the Mpre (Multistate Professional Responsibility Exam)


Author: Alex Ruskell,Steven Emanuel
Publisher: Aspen Publishers
ISBN: 9781454828082
Category: Law
Page: 248
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Facing the MPRE? Strategies and Tactics for the MPRE will help you optimize your valuable study time and sharpen your test-taking skills. Including: Expert advice on spotting and avoiding tricky questions and common mistakes 50 questions from past MPRE exams with explanantions and analyses of the correct and incorrect answers - geared to the ABA Model Rules of Professional Responsibility Additional questions and answers from past MPRE's - released by the National Conference of Bar Examiners

Emanuel Confidential for the MBE

For Your Final Preparation
Author: Steven L. Emanuel
Publisher: Aspen Pub
ISBN: 9780735594098
Category: Law
Page: 88
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Emanuel Confidential for the MBE is the tool you need to get you through the crucial studying period before the bar exam. Emanuel Confidential for the MBE has outlines that thoroughly address key elements of each of the six MBE subject areas in a concise and easy-to-read way. Each outline breaks down complex areas of the law into manageable bullet points, as well as including useful test-taking tips to maximize your knowledge on the bar exam. Emanuel Confidential for the MBE features: Written by Steven Emanuel, author of Law in a Flash flashcards, CrunchTime and Emanuel Law Outlines Organized in outline form for quick reference Step-by-step analysis of each of the six subject areas on the Multistate Bar Exam Illustrative examples to clearly demonstrate complex issues of law Test-taking hints for specific areas of law Portable book design for on the go studying Part of the Emanuel Bar Review series, which resulted in pass rates* 10% higher than average in major markets. * Based on passage rates of students who used Emanuel Bar Review materials in California and New York for Bar Exams in 2008 and 2009 .

Strategies & Tactics for the MBE

Multistate Bar Exam
Author: Kimm Alayne Walton
Publisher: Aspen Publishers
ISBN: 9781565425798
Category: Law
Page: 742
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Boost your MBE score dramatically! Strategies & Tactics for the MBE is packed with the most valuable advice you can find on how to analyze MBE questions. You get details on how to handle each MBE subject . . . specific step-by-step strategies for analyzing different question types . . . how subtle differences in wording can completely change the meaning of your answer . . . how to 'reword' questions in your mind to make them easier to analyze. With Strategies & Tactics you also get a full-length, 200-question practice MBE, as well as over 350 additional questions broken down by subject. Before each subject, you get detailed advice on how to handle MBE questions on that subject, and how to focus your studies on the most popular -- and trickiest -- MBE topics. for every question, you get fully-explained answers that analyze in detail every answer option. After all, it's just as important to know why you chose the wrong answer -- and how to avoid doing it again! -- as it is to learn why the correct response was the best choice. With Strategies & Tactics for the MBE, you'll enter the MBE with the skills to succeed . . . and the confidence to excel. Also perfect for law school multiple-choice or true/false exams, or general exam review, in Contracts, Constitutional Law, Criminal Law, Evidence, Real Property, or Torts.

Bar-in-a-Box


Author: Steven L. Emanuel
Publisher: Aspen Publishers
ISBN: 9780735582880
Category:
Page: N.A
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Bar-in-a-Box provides comprehensive set of Bar Review materials for the Multistate Bar Examination (MBE). These materials, not available individually for sale, include some of the highlights of Emanuel Bar Review's live course program. Materials provided in the box include: a full set of DVD lectures on each MBE subject and an introductory lecture on the basics of the MBE, a set of 6 MBE outline books, drafted by Steve Emanuel, a complete 200-question simulated exam with full explanatory answers, and an "Emanuel Confidential" mini-outline for last-minute review. All Bar-in-a-Box materials were newly drafted in 2008, providing the most up-to-date coverage of what is currently tested on the MBE itself.

Strategies and Tactics for the First Year Law Student

Maximize Your Grades
Author: Steven L. Emanuel
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 145480775X
Category: Study Aids
Page: 208
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Strategies and Tactics for the First Year Law Student gives you a detailed, step-by-step program for surviving the first year of law school. Note-taking--Sharpening your note-taking skills will maximize your study time and improve your grades Your law professor's personality--Understanding it can be to your advantage Study traps--What are they and how to avoid them Memory aids--How classic memory systems work and when you should (and shouldn't) use them The pressures of law school--Effective techniques for handling the pressure from classmates, professors, and reading assignments Taking exams--Nine steps to writing exceptional exam answers The Internet--Useful search engines and websites

Emanuel Confidential

For Your Last Few Hours Before the MBE
Author: Steven Emanuel
Publisher: Aspen Publishers
ISBN: 9780735597471
Category: Law
Page: 65
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The tool you need to get you through the crucial studying period before the bar exam. Includes outlines that address key elements of each of the six MBE subjects in a concise and easy-to-read way. This volume is also available as part of the Bootcamp for the MBE Set (9780735597358).

Emanuel CrunchTime for Constitutional Law


Author: Steven L. Emanuel
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 1454891041
Category: Law
Page: 400
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When it’s exam time you need the right information in the right format to study efficiently and effectively. Emanuel® CrunchTime is the perfect tool for exam studying. With flowcharts and capsule summaries of major points of law and critical issues, as well as exam tips for identifying common traps and pitfalls, sample exam and essay questions with model answers – you will be prepared for your next big test. Here's why you will need Emanuel® CrunchTime to help you ace your exams: Perfect for the visual learner: The flow charts walk you through a series of yes/no questions that can be used to analyze any question on the exam. Featured capsule summaries help you quickly review key concepts not just before the exam, but throughout the semester Exams Tips recap the most commonly tested issues and fact patterns.

The Essential Rules for Bar Exam Success


Author: Steven I. Friedland
Publisher: West Academic
ISBN: 9780314176783
Category: Study Aids
Page: 229
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A long-time professor and bar lecturer, Prof. Friedland has spent years assisting bar takers in Florida and other states, including many who failed the exam multiple times. In the process, he devised a method for teaching students to pass the bar that is easy to learn and implement. It is this method he and Mr. Shapiro share with you in this book. You will learn how to: - Dissect any Multistate question, - Study actively rather than passively, - Think, read, and write critically, - Make the most of the weeks before the Bar, - Prepare, attack, and even endure the bar exam on test day, - Cope with pressure, and - Choose study partners that will help, not hinder, your studying. Rely on the experts and learn the essential rules for Bar Exam success so you can pass the first time.

Quest Multistate Bar Exam (MBE) Practice Questions


Author: Quest Bar Review
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 9781537223261
Category:
Page: 564
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Quest presents the ultimate study companion for the MultiState Bar Exam (MBE)! This book contains four 100 question MBE practice exams authored by the National Conference of Bar Examiners (NCBE) - the authors of the actual MultiState Exam! Each of these questions were taken from recently administered bar exams and contains detailed explanations for each answer choice. In addition to the four practice exams, ten new civil procedure multiple choice questions, with explanations, are included at the end of the book. These materials are reproduced under license from NCBE. These exams are identical to the "MBE Online Practice Exams" numbers 1, 2, 3, and 4, sold by NCBE's website for $50 per exam, $200 total.

Families Caring for an Aging America


Author: National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine,Health and Medicine Division,Board on Health Care Services,Committee on Family Caregiving for Older Adults
Publisher: National Academies Press
ISBN: 0309448093
Category: Medical
Page: 366
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Family caregiving affects millions of Americans every day, in all walks of life. At least 17.7 million individuals in the United States are caregivers of an older adult with a health or functional limitation. The nation’s family caregivers provide the lion’s share of long-term care for our older adult population. They are also central to older adults’ access to and receipt of health care and community-based social services. Yet the need to recognize and support caregivers is among the least appreciated challenges facing the aging U.S. population. Families Caring for an Aging America examines the prevalence and nature of family caregiving of older adults and the available evidence on the effectiveness of programs, supports, and other interventions designed to support family caregivers. This report also assesses and recommends policies to address the needs of family caregivers and to minimize the barriers that they encounter in trying to meet the needs of older adults.

California Performance Test Workbook

Preparation for the Bar Exam
Author: Mary Basick,Tina Schindler
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 1454836245
Category: Law
Page: 560
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California Performance Test Workbook shows California Bar Exam applicants how to take the Performance Test from beginning to end, emphasizing the skills necessary to successfully write a passing exam answer. The text provides specific instruction on time management and offers numerous examples and tips on how to handle common pitfalls. Six actual California Performance Test (CPT) questions are provided along with model answers and analysis. Features: shows California Bar Exam applicants how to take the Performance Test from beginning to end hones skills necessary to successfully write a passing exam answer provides specific instruction on time management offers numerous examples and tips on how to handle common pitfalls contains 6 actual California Performance Test (CPT) questions with sample answers and analysis

Emanuel CrunchTime for Property


Author: Steven L. Emanuel
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 1454870222
Category: Law
Page: 269
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Emanuel CrunchTime provides the right information, in the right format, at the right time to prepare for exams. Based on the trusted Emanuel Law Outlines developed by a Harvard law student (while he was in law school), Emanuel CrunchTime skillfully employs flow charts so you can walk step-by-step through the major principles and topics in the course in a pattern that can be used to analyze any exam question. Abundant tips and ample review features help you approach the final with confidence. The Capsule Summary allows you to quickly review key concepts, and you can test your knowledge by working through the many Short-Answer QandA s. CrunchTime lets you practice your essay exam skills as well. Exams Tips based on hundreds of past law school and bar exam questions recap the legal issues commonly tested. CrunchTime study aids structure the maximum amount of information you can learn in the last week before exams. Developed for students by a Harvard law student (while he was in law school), Emanuel CrunchTime titles provide the trusted guidance of Emanuel Law Outlines in a tighter, briefer format for quick review at exam time. Flow Charts walk you through a series of yes/no questions that can be used to analyze any question on the exam. The Capsule Summary allows you to quickly review key concepts. You can test your knowledge by working through the ample Short-Answer QandA s, which are organized by topic. Exams Tips often based on hundreds of past law school and bar exam questions recap the legal issues commonly tested on exams for you. They explore fact patterns typically used to test those issues. CrunchTime allows you to practice your essay exam skills by answering questions asked on past exams. Flowcharts help you craft compelling essays, and you can compare your answers to the samples provided. CrunchTime aids structure the maximum amount of information you can learn in the last week before exams. Uniform in writing style and approach, you can be confident that any title in the series is of consistent quality. Every title is frequently updated and reviewed against new developments and recent cases covered in the leading casebooks.

The Essential Guide to Employee Engagement

Better Business Performance Through Staff Satisfaction
Author: Sarah Cook
Publisher: Kogan Page Publishers
ISBN: 0749449446
Category: Business & Economics
Page: 230
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Engaged employees are more productive, engender greater customer satisfaction and loyalty, and help promote a company's brand. The Essential Guide to Employee Engagement provides the tools necessary to make this happen. This book explores the concept and practice behind creating an engaged workforce and how this can contribute to organizational success. Cook draws on case studies and examples from globally recognized companies to demonstrate how actively engaged employees assist the progress of their organization. She shows managers how to measure the level of their employees' engagement and provides them with strategies to help increase staff participation.

Emanuel Law Outlines for Evidence


Author: Steven L. Emanuel
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 1454895276
Category: Law
Page: 756
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Any law school graduate will tell you that when picking your outline tool you need to pick the best because your outlines are the most important study tool you will use throughout your law school career. Developed by legendary study aid author Steve Emanuel, Emanuel® Law Outlines (ELOs) are the #1 outline choice among law students. An ELO ensures that you understand the concepts as you learn them in class and helps you study for exams throughout the semester. Here's why you need an ELO from your first day of class right through your final exam: ELOs help you focus on the concepts and issues you need to master to succeed on exams. They are easy to understand: Each ELO contains comprehensive coverage of the topics, cases, and black letter law found in your specific casebook, but is explained in a way that is understandable. The Quiz Yourself and Essay Q&A features help you test your knowledge throughout the semester. Exam Tips alert you to the issues and fact patterns that commonly pop up on exams. The Capsule Summary provides a quick review of the key concepts covered in the full Outline—perfect for exam review!

How to Write Bar Exam Essays

Strategies and Tactics to Help You Pass the Bar Exam
Author: Matt Racine
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9780692336847
Category:
Page: 94
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A must read for any bar exam student!***** Everyone seems to have one part of the bar exam that they dislike more than the others. For some, it is the MBE; for others, the performance test. But, based on surveys of my Bar Exam Mind blog readers, the majority of bar exam students have the most trouble writing bar exam essays. How to Write Bar Exam Essays gives you a systematic and uncomplicated approach to writing quality bar exam essays. In addition to being systematic, this book is also a quick read. Most bar exam essay books are huge tomes that take days of struggle to get through. This is unfortunate because the most important thing you can do to ensure you will pass the essay portion of the bar exam is to practice writing essays.This book shows you how to practice the right way.How to Write Bar Exam Essays begins with a chapter discussing the right mindset for bar exam preparation. It is important to have the right mindset so you can handle the inevitable highs and lows you will encounter while studying for the bar exam. The next section of the book gets to the heart of the matter, discussing the four pillars of bar exam essay writing: (1) technical requirements;(2) issue spotting;(3) outlining and formatting; and(4) analysis. Each pillar has its own chapter, complete with examples. How to Write Bar Exam Essays includes a detailed discussion of practice strategy and scheduling to ensure that your practice time is well spent. You can follow this method to the letter or use it as a basis for creating a practice method that works best for you. ***** How to Write Bar Exam Essays is Book 2 in the Pass the Bar Exam Series. Be sure to check out all the Pass the Bar Exam books: Book 1 - Bar Exam Basics: A Roadmap to Bar Exam SuccessBook 3 - Bar Exam Mind: A Strategy Guide to an Anxiety-Free Bar ExamBook 4 - The Bar Exam Mind Bar Exam Journal