What to study.
Where to find it.
(Why didn't they tell us this before?!)
Exam Outlines for Every Test
The hardest part of the A.R.E. is figuring out what the #%!* to study. We've done that for you. We break down all 6 exams into topic outlines and reading lists with specific pages to study from outside sources.
Study Sheets for 26 Key Topics
We scoured the forums, watched all the videos, and read the whole book. Our 150 pages of curated notes cover the key topics you need to know.
A Guide for Students, By Students
We were just in your shoes. We know your pain. Our friends helped us get through it and this book is our way of paying it forward. Don't go it alone!
Efficient and Comprehensive
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A Running Start
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A Kick in the *$#
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Untangling the A.R.E.
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