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ACT Reading Practice: Penguin Awareness Day Edition

January 20th is Penguin Awareness Day (not to be confused, we assume, with World Penguin Day, which is in April). The day is intended to remind us that many penguin species face threats from pollution and climate change—and to flood the Internet…
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SAT Writing Practice: Winter Edition

The SAT writing section includes questions from two main categories: standard English conventions and expression of ideas. Questions that focus on standard English conventions cover a wide variety of grammar, usage, and mechanics rules—they…
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SAT Math Practice: Thanksgiving Edition

We know you’ve got a lot to be grateful for, but we want to add one more thing: turkey-themed SAT math problems! Questions 1 and 2 refer to the information below. The circle below represents the family’s apple pie. The shaded area…
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10 SAT Math Practice Problems for Halloween

When witches go riding and black cats are seen, the moon laughs and whispers, “’Tis near Halloween!” Whether you’re just starting your SAT prep or you’re getting ready for the November SAT, a little SAT math practice certainly never…
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SAT Prep Classes: Who, What, When, Where, Why

If you’re planning to take the SAT sometime soon, you probably have a lot of questions: Do I have to take the SAT, or would taking the ACT be better? What if my SAT score is awful? What’s on the test? What does SAT even stand for? And one…
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The Complete Guide to SAT Subject Tests

SAT Subject Tests are the lesser-known cousin of the SAT and AP exams. About 2 million students take the SAT each year, and about 2.8 million take AP exams each year, but only about 200,000 take SAT Subject Tests. Keep reading to learn whether…
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ACT Study Guide - A Simple Step-by-Step Approach

After much deliberation (or perhaps none at all?), you’ve decided to take the ACT. Now what? We’ve put together a simple step-by-step ACT study guide to help maximize your score on test day. Step One: Get to Know the Test Sun Tzu said,…
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5 Tips for ACT Reading: Dealing with BORING Passages

On both the ACT and the SAT, reading passages can pose a challenge. It’s almost guaranteed that you’ll see at least one passage on any given test that you think is Just. Plain. Boring. Boring passages are hard to read—you zone out,…
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4 Steps to a High PSAT Score

So you’ve decided to take the PSAT. Awesome! There are tons of great reasons to take the PSAT. (We wrote about some of them here in our Complete PSAT Guide.) Now it’s time to prep for the PSAT. Lucky for you, we’ve got a plan for a high…