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Category: SAT Strategies

David Recine

SAT Reading Multiple Choice Strategies, Part 3: Structure of Writing Questions

In this post, we’ll look at strategies for choosing the right answers in SAT Reading questions that test your knowledge of the structure of writing.

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Chris Lele

New SAT Video: Tips to CRUSH New SAT Reading Test

Check out the video for some expert tips to help you absolutely crush, demolish, devastate, annihilate the New SAT Reading test.

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Thomas Broderick

Test Anxiety on the ACT or SAT

Test anxiety can prevent you from getting a good score on the ACT or SAT. In this article, learn how to defeat it.

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Rita Neumann

Are You Taking Your SAT on Saturday?

The next SAT exam is this Saturday, January 23rd. This will be the last time that the current version of the SAT be offered to students. It’s the end of an era! After Saturday, the SAT will be completely revamped. But let’s worry about that on Monday. For now, let’s talk about last minute prep for Saturday’s exam.

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Chris Lele

SAT Video: How to Best Use Two Hours of Study Time

Studying for the SAT in Two Hour Increments It’s not easy to slip two hours of SAT prep into a busy schedule. So when you do, you want to use it as effectively as possible. For many that means intensely devouring a chapter in an SAT book. For others, it means learning a bunch of […]

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Myka Yamasaki

What Not to Think About During the SAT

The SAT is a long and grueling exam. As the three hours and forty-five minutes pass by, a lot of thoughts come across your mind. Here is a list of thoughts that you should avoid.

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Chris Lele

How to Review an SAT Practice Test at Home

Many people think taking a practice test at home is easy. You sit down, take the test, and you’re done. Right? Well, even if your concentration skills are well honed and you can sit in place for three plus hours, you’ll still have to contend with the numerous distractions. And there is a lot more to taking a practice test than simply completing every question: you have to learn from the process.

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Chris Lele

6 Common SAT Study Mistakes

Ready to start prepping (or not so ready)? Below are some critical tips you want to keep in mind before you try to ascend the daunting summit known as SAT prep.

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Kristin Fracchia

How to Study for an SAT Retake

Here’s something I’ve learned as a marathoner: (Ok, I’ve run one marathon, but there are more in my future). It’s not all about putting one foot in front of the other for hours on end. There’s a physiological science behind marathon training plans so you don’t kill yourself trying to run 26.2 miles. There’s psychological […]

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Kristin Fracchia

Guide to Retaking the SAT

Alright, you’re in. You’re going to retake the SAT. Maybe you are going in with the dogged determination of Katniss Everdeen challenging President Snow. Or, literally, like this dog: Maybe you’re being dragged in kicking and screaming. Either way, you’re in. (Or maybe you’re not! In which case, check out our post Should I Retake […]

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