The **Analogies** workbook series from* EPS-School Speciality* helps students master analogy problem-solving.[Read more…]

### Features of Analogies

An analogy question is the type of question that shows an analogy and asks you to choose the most similar analogy from four choices. For example, cat is to fur as bird is to feathers. Fur covers a cat and feathers cover the bird.

- Studying analogies helps students
- Sharpen reasoning ability
- Develop critical thinking
- Understand relationships between words and ideas
- Learn new vocabulary
- Prepare for the SATs and other standardized tests.

- This skill is very helpful for students who are planning to attend college and need to take college entrance exams.
- Each of the three books in this useful series presents a step-by-step approach to analogy problem-solving written in a clear, conversational style with few technical terms.
- An accompanying quiz booklet is available for each level to test the vocabulary and analogy problem-solving skills taught in the books.
- At this time Analogies are
according to the publisher.**not aligned with the Common Core State Standards**

#### Analogies 1

## Analogies 1

ISBN-13: 9780838822258

The **Analogies 1 Student **book consists of three parts.

- Part 1 provides information on analogies and how to solve them.
- Written in clear, conversational English with a minimum of technical terms
- Makes mastery of analogy techniques manageable for students.
- Topics include the “bridge sentence,” words with more than one meaning, two-step analogies, and various analogy types.
- Warm-up exercises for the students with helpful answers and explanations.

- Part 2 presents hundreds of analogies
- Each unit consisting of twenty problems.
*Analogies 1*has fifteen units.

- Part 3 contains vocabulary groups of one hundred words each, with the alphabetized and defined words representing some of the most difficult ones in the corresponding analogy group.
*Analogies 1*has three vocabulary groups.

Grade 7-8, also for older students who are unfamiliar with analogies.

Grades 7-8

#### Analogies 1 Quizzes

## Analogies 1 Quizzes

ISBN-13: 9780838822265

The **Analogies 1 Quizzes** are reproducible.

- There are 6 vocabulary quizzes and 6 analogies quizzes.
- Each quiz has twenty problems.
- Answers are included in the back of the booklet.

Grades 7-8

#### Analogies 2

## Analogies 2

ISBN-13: 9780838822272

The **Analogies 2 Student **book consists of three parts.

- Part 1 provides information on analogies and how to solve them.
- Written in clear, conversational English with a minimum of technical terms
- Makes mastery of analogy techniques manageable for students.
- Topics include the “bridge sentence,” words with more than one meaning, two-step analogies, and various analogy types.
- Warm-up exercises for the students with helpful answers and explanations.

- Part 2 presents hundreds of analogies
- Each unit consisting of twenty problems.
*Analogies 2*has fifteen units.

- Part 3 contains vocabulary groups of one hundred words each, with the alphabetized and defined words representing some of the most difficult ones in the corresponding analogy group.
*Analogies 2*has three vocabulary groups.

Grades 9-10

#### Analogies 2 Quizzes

## Analogies 2 Quizzes

ISBN-13: 9780838822289

The **Analogies 2 Quizzes** are reproducible.

- There are 6 vocabulary quizzes and 6 analogies quizzes.
- Each quiz has twenty problems.
- Answers are included in the back of the booklet.

Grades 9-10

#### Analogies 3

## Analogies 3

ISBN-13: 9780838822296

The **Analogies 3 Student **book consists of three parts.

- Part 1 provides information on analogies and how to solve them.
- Written in clear, conversational English with a minimum of technical terms
- Makes mastery of analogy techniques manageable for students.
- Topics include the “bridge sentence,” words with more than one meaning, two-step analogies, and various analogy types.
- Warm-up exercises for the students with helpful answers and explanations.

- Part 2 presents hundreds of analogies
- Each unit consisting of twenty problems.
*Analogies 3*has twenty units.

- Part 3 contains vocabulary groups of one hundred words each, with the alphabetized and defined words representing some of the most difficult ones in the corresponding analogy group.
*Analogies 3*has four groups.

Grades 11-12

#### Analogies 3 Quizzes

## Analogies 3 Quizzes

ISBN-13: 9780838822302

The **Analogies 3 Quizzes** are reproducible.

- There are 8 vocabulary quizzes and 4 analogies quizzes.
- Each quiz has twenty problems.
- Answers are included in the back of the booklet.

Grades 11-12