How to Prepare for the GED Essay Test

How to Prepare for the GED Essay Test

The essay portion of the General Education Development (GED) Language Arts test presents the biggest obstacle for many people. The test taker must write a 200 word essay in 45 minutes. While this can be intimidating, you can pass the essay test successfully if you prepare using the following tips.

Tip #1: Don’t Start Writing Immediately

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Songwriting: Oh, How I Loathe Thee

Songwriting: Oh, How I Loathe Thee

Why is it so hard to write a song?

And not just any song, but a good song.  One that will make you feel good that you wrote it all by yourself.  Why is it that sometimes I sit at my piano for what seems like hours, having come up with nothing original?  Why can’t I simply hum the first thing that comes to my mind, and add beautiful harmonies and unmatched lyrics? Read More

Anti Bark Collar Case Study

Anti Bark Collar Case Study

We keep a female field-type English Cocker Spaniel female. The subject of an anti-bark collar began to come up at about the one year mark with our pup. Only after many attempts to deal with the barking, we decided we needed some help.

Often barking is the result of some unfulfilled need in the dog. Lack of stimulation or too little interaction with people can lead to frustration and noise. Read More

Essay Edge Editing Service Review

Essay Edge Editing Service Review

Essay Edge is a service that takes the essay that you have prepared and reviews it in order to work with you to make it better. Why is this important? When you are attempting to gain admission into a college or grad school it is often a well written essay that will make or break your application. The higher the level of school, the higher the level of quality that is expected with your essay and it is Essay Edge’s goal to help you with that quality. Read More

Four Or Five States Of Learning – Bogglific On Facebook As A Case Study

Four Or Five States Of Learning – Bogglific On Facebook As A Case Study

This is the story of a friend of mine, whom we’ll call Jane, discovering Bogglific and getting better at it.

Bogglific and How It Is Played

What’s Bogglific? It is an on line version of Boggle on the social networking site Facebook. It is a 4X4 or 5X5 grid in which random letters of the alphabet are displayed. Read More

The Essay Paper

The Essay Paper

The essay paper (200 marks) in the civil services main examination is crucial in determining the final outcome/ selection and ranking. It is decisive because there is no specialization in an essay and so no aspirant can claim expertise, unlike optional subjects. Essay paper does not have a source of definitive information as in the case of general studies or optional subjects. Read More