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Category: SAT Algebra

Minh Nguyen

New SAT Math Study Guide

This week, we will be going over the 4 topics that the SAT test makers have broken down the New SAT math section into.

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Chris Lele

New SAT Video: Quadratic Formula

The new SAT will ask students to use the quadratic formula. This means you must memorize it. Watch the video for everything you need to know about the quadratic formula!

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Chris Lele

New SAT Math Overview

Unlike the old SAT in which the concepts varied over tests, the New SAT is very specific about exactly the types of questions that you’ll see on test day. While this knowledge might seem academic, knowing how often a certain concept pops up will help you prioritize your prep time.

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Chris Lele

SAT Passport to Advanced Math, Part I

SAT Passport to Advanced Math questions test the skills that lead into the stuff you’ll be doing in calculus and pre-calculus. Check out these practice questions!

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Chris Lele

New SAT Math Algebra Practice Questions

Below you’ll find some algebra practice questions like the ones you’ll find on the New SAT Math section.

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Chris Lele

New SAT Math Algebra Basics: Combining Like Terms

In order to do even rudimentary algebra, you’ll need to understand how to combine like terms and, if the question asks to solve for a variable, how to isolate that variable. Below is a quick review to help you with these basics.

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Chris Lele

SAT Math: Heart of Algebra

Important stuff first: 27 of the 58 questions or nearly half of the questions on SAT Math will be “Heart of Algebra” questions. Read on for what this means.

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Chris Lele

SAT Math Basics – FOIL Method

The SAT loves testing questions that rely on the FOIL method. A subset of algebra, FOIL relates to polynomials, and, unlike many other algebra sections, you cannot rely on plugging in (a method I otherwise encourage you to use often). Before I tell you exactly how to use FOIL, it is important that I tell […]

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Chris Lele

SAT Math Basics – Algebra

The good news: the algebra tested on the SAT is pretty straightforward. The bad news: if you are not up on your basics, then you are in trouble. Below, is the one major tip that will help you solve almost any algebraic problem you encounter.   Balancing the equation In an algebra equation, in which […]

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