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Remember, a complex number is very similar to a binomial. We’re dealing with imaginary and real numbers at the same time. We already took a look at addition and subtraction, so let’s move on to multiplication and division. These are a little trickier, but only division involves a skill you may not have used yet. […]
Worried about ACT trigonometry? You don’t have to be! Check out this post for everything you need to know about ACT math trigonometry for test day.
Here are some tips to help you get the most out of your calculator on test day. You can use a calculator on the ACT Math Test. You cannot use a calculator on the Science Test. (Or the English and Reading Tests… not that you’d want to.) Make sure the calculator you want to use […]
Complex Numbers Complex numbers are kind of like binomials. They have two parts: a real number and an imaginary number. Some examples of complex numbers would be (3 + 4i) , (-2, -i), or (7 – 3i). Make sense? We’ve got the real and the imaginary working together in peace and harmony. Let’s talk about what […]
Hail and well met, Magooshers! Today’s the last day of our Ivy League roundup, which means we’re talking about Dartmouth College! So let’s get the mandatory New Hampshire weather joke out of the way and we can get down to business! Okay, let’s talk test scores. If you’ve been following the Ivy League roundup so […]
Yo, Magooshers! Today let’s talk about the University of Pennsylvania. Specifically, how to get in. If you want to study in Pennsylvania, here’s what you need to know! As you might expect by now, there are no ACT score cutoffs… but the middle 50% of this year’s incoming class scored between a 31 and a […]
Good day, Magooshers! Today, let’s talk about going to Cornell. Okay, with the weather joke out of the way, we can begin. Here is a link that may be useful for all of you who would like to go to Cornell; it’s the profile of the Class of 2018. Some interesting points that you may […]
Wondering about ACT imaginary numbers problems? This post has all the info you need to master this ACT Math question type.
Good to see you, my dear Magooshers! Guess what time it is? It’s time to discuss the average ACT scores and philosophy of another Ivy League school! Yaaaay! I know, it’s exciting, right? So let’s dive in! Anyone who wants to study in lovely Rhode Island, read on! Let’s get the some facts and figures […]
Hey, Magooshers! Today we’re going to talk about another of the United States’ finest colleges: Yale University. So for all of you out there who want to live and study in Connecticut, this post is for you! So, if you want to be a Bulldog, joining the ranks of Eli Whitney, Benjamin Spock (no, not […]