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Author: Minh Nguyen

Minh's passion for helping students succeed grew during his time as a career counselor at the University of California, Irvine. Now, he's helping students all over the world by spilling SAT/ACT secrets through blog posts on Magoosh. When he's not busy tutoring or writing, he enjoys playing guitar, traveling, and talking about himself in third-person.

Minh Nguyen

New SAT Math: How to Solve Linear Equations

Knowing how to solve linear equations is key for success on the SAT Math section. Click here for practice problems for this common SAT Math topic.

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New SAT Math: How to Handle Complex Numbers

Don’t be fooled by the name! Complex numbers are not so complicated once you figure out how to deal with them.

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Should I Send Both SAT and ACT Scores to Colleges?

So perhaps you decided to take both the SAT and the ACT because you weren’t sure which one suited you better, should you send both to colleges?

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3 Reasons Why You’re Struggling With the New SAT Math

Strategies that work for a certain test or math quiz don’t work quite as well for the new SAT Math test. Here’s why you may be struggling with the new SAT.

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ACT Science: What to Do When You’re Running Out of Time

Despite your best effort and preparation on the ACT, you may run into a few roadblocks and hiccups along the way when you take the test for real – especially on the ACT science section. As the fourth section of the ACT, it’s basically an all-out sprint to the finish. There are so many questions […]

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ACT Math Algebra: Everything You Need to Know

About 1/3 of ACT Math questions are Algebra questions, so you need to know it to get a high score! Here’s all the info you need about ACT math algebra.

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ACT Geometry Study Guide

About 25% of the ACT math test is geometry so check out this ACT Geometry Study Guide for help learning geometry concepts like lines, graphs, and shapes.

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ACT Math Pre-Algebra Study Guide

Pre-algebra consists of the math you learned back in middle school. Here’s how the ACT tests pre-algebra–and how you can master it.

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Trigonometry on the New SAT: Everything You Need to Know

Trigonometry, or trig for short, is a new component of the Redesigned SAT Math test. Here’s a complete guide to everything the SAT tests about trig.

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Math Study Guide for a 500 Score

Looking to break the 500 score barrier on New SAT Math? Here’s where to focus your studying.

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