Every now and then, the SAT gets really diabolical and throws a coordinate geometry question without the coordinate plane. To make matters worse, the question is usually difficult to begin with—even if you had the plane. The key is to translate the information by drawing out a mini-coordinate plane. Remember, this is a timed test, […]
Now let’s try an actual two-blank SAT question so you can apply some of tricks above. The mayor’s self-serving excuses proved to have a(n) ________ effect on her career—she even ________ some of her staunchest advocates restorative . . heartened negative . . misaligned palliative . . sidelined deleterious . . alienated far-reaching . . […]
Welcome to the latest and greatest of the SAT Math Challenge problems :). This is a VERY tough series problem, so don’t be hard on yourself if you don’t get it the first time. Try your hand at a solution first, and then watch the video to see if you got the answer right. Leave […]
Preparing for the SAT doesn’t have to be boring. There are plenty of ways to jazz up the study process, especially with vocabulary. Enter our first Vocabulary Crossword! In this crossword, the clues are the parts of speech and definitions for the words. You will find a word list at the bottom to help you […]
As many of you know, we love hearing from our students. We recently surveyed Magoosh students to ask how we could improve our SAT product. One of the most common suggestions was to add practice questions after each video or group of videos so you can practice what you just learned. Perhaps after each lesson […]
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Fiction might sound like a welcome break from the other more academic SAT reading passages, but it’s not necessarily any easier. It can be really dry, in truth. So let’s see how well you hold up to a demonic reading passage. The excerpt below is long, old, full of characters to keep track of, and […]
Let’s go over the answers to those questions in the SAT number properties quiz. Each question is repeated below so you don’t have to keep going back and forth between posts. Question #1 In the three-digit integer , in which X, Y, and Z each represent a different integer, . If is even, how […]