The RCT Writing Passbook® helps students prepare for the Regents Competency Test, which is designed to establish and maintain minimum standards for high school graduation. The book includes sample scenarios that are similar to the ones found in the writing portions of the RCT exam, in addition to hundreds of questions that cover reading comprehension and writing skills like grammar usage and punctuation. It also includes text overviews on essay writing, with questions and model answers.
National Learning Corporation has been a leading publisher of test-preparation Passbooks® for more than 50 years, with 6,000 titles available across 22 series. The Regents Competency Tests are designed to establish and maintain minimum standards for high school graduation. These, or equivalent comprehensive exams, must be passed in order for a student to earn a high school diploma. Each book offers practice through multiple-choice questions and answers in relevant subject areas, as well as informative texts to aid in understanding the study material.