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Rachel Kapelke-Dale

Complete Guide to the PreACT

The PreACT is basically a mini-ACT that you take before the ACT. Most students will take the ACT their junior year, making sophomores the official target group of the exam. Other than being a little bit easier and a little bit shorter, the test is exactly like the ACT.

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Rachel Kapelke-Dale

ACT Study Guide

While finding the right ACT test study guide for you may seem overwhelming, given all the material that’s out there, we have the perfect resources to help you navigate those muddy waters of ACT prep! So let’s start our journey by taking a look at Magoosh’s ACT prep study guide and what you can expect to find in it.

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Kristin Fracchia

One Week ACT Study Schedule

Your ACT is in one week! Prepare using one of our One Week ACT Study Plans. We have one for ACT newbies who haven’t studied before, one for students looking for a quick score improvement, and one for those of you who just need a last-minute refresher course. Good luck!

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Shaun Ault

How Long is the AP Calculus Exam?

In this short article, we discus the AP Calculus exam length. We’ll also see a few tips for budgeting your time on the test. AP Calculus Exam Length The whole test takes 3 hours and 15 minutes, but it is broken up into two large sections (usually with a short break in between). Each section, […]

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Frances Wong

6 Benefits of Studying Abroad

There’s a reason why you chose to attend the college you’re currently at, so why would you voluntarily leave a place you chose to call home for 4 years? Well, if it’s to study abroad for a semester, you may just be making the right choice. Freshmen and sophomore often consider studying abroad for a […]

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Kim Lifton

Life Just Got Easier for Students Who Need Accommodations on ACT and SAT

Are you taking the ACT on April 8 or the SAT on May 6? If you have a disability and need extra time, a reader, or space in a separate room to take either test, you should not have any trouble getting accommodations.   Both the College Board (which administers the SAT) and ACT Inc. […]

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Eric Allen

8 Tips for Surviving the College Application Process

Applying to college can be a source of stress for many families…here are a few tips to make the process more bearable. 1. Start early Keep early in perspective; we’re not talking preschool here. Freshman and sophomore year you should focus on excelling academically and finding hobbies you’ll stick with. Junior year you should get […]

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Thomas Broderick

I’ve Failed a High School Class! Now What?

This week I learned that assuming that certain things will happen isn’t the best mindset. Yet I’m going to go out on a limb and assume that if you’re reading this article, it’s likely you’ve failed a high school class. If you’ve just learned the news, I’d recommend taking a day or two before coming […]

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Shaun Ault

AP Calculus Review: Improper Integrals

What’s so improper about improper integrals? Well maybe that term is a bit too harsh. Just as an improper fraction takes a bit more work to change it into a more reasonable form, an improper integral is a kind of definite integral that simply takes a bit more care to work out. The term improper […]

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Thomas Broderick

What English Language Learners Can Do to Prepare for the SAT/ACT

Hello English Language Learner (ELL) Magooshers! Recently I wrote ACT to Offer Accommodations for English Language Learners Starting in 2017! This article got me thinking a lot about ELL students such as yourself. Today I want to talk to ELL students getting ready for the SAT/ACT. I’ve come up with a lot of tips and […]

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