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Category: SAT Study Tips

Chris Lele

Strategies for New SAT Math

Here are some of the test prep strategies that will help you succeed at Redesigned SAT Math.

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Jon Chang

Tips for SAT Subject Test Math 1

Here’s a few tips you can take with you to get the best score you can on the Math SAT Subject Tests.

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Thomas Broderick

Meet Thomas!

Good morning, afternoon, or evening, depending on when you might be. My name is Thomas, and I’m a new member of the Magoosh ACT/SAT blogging team. As you might read my future blog posts for advice, allow me to introduce myself. I am a Californian by birth, and though I currently live in the North […]

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Elizabeth Peterson

Meet Elizabeth, Our Newest Blogger!

Hi there! I’m Elizabeth, Magoosh’s newest SAT/ACT blogger. I’m so excited to be writing for Magoosh and helping students along the nerve-wracking journey to college.   Just so we’re not strangers, let me tell you a little about myself. I was born in Mexico City, and my parents are American and English, so I am […]

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Kristin Fracchia

How to Choose the Best Online Test Prep for the SAT or ACT

Since we work in the test prep world, we spend a lot of time looking at test prep options for students, so we know that a lot of stuff out there is not all that great, or it’s really expensive and therefore not accessible to all students.
So how is a student to choose? Here’s some important advice on what to look for in an online test prep product.

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Chris Lele

Parallel Structure — SAT Grammar Fundamentals

Parallelism is important on the SAT. It will help you employ commas more efficiently and understand how sentences are constructed.

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Chris Lele

Retaking the SAT

Studying for an SAT Retake First off, you need to ask yourself: what could I have done better. Now I’m not talking about a catch-all explanation (“I was tired” or “my pacing was off”). I want you to think of this as a crime-scene investigation, the kind you see in T.V. procedurals in which every […]

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Chris Lele

Will the SAT Reading Be More Difficult?

Reaction to New York Times article: “New, Reading-Heavy SAT Has Students Worried” To say that the reading section is getting more difficult is grossly simplifying what is actually happening. The reason people might be thinking that the new test is harder, is that it will include one passage taken from a pre-20th century text (whether […]

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Kristin Fracchia

Love Your Scores (at 20% off) — A Valentine’s Day Surprise Video from Magoosh!

20% off Magoosh Test Prep for Valentine’s Day!   Nothing says love like…test prep?? We sure think so. Need to breakup with an old SAT or ACT score? Get a new one in your life with a flashy car and a bright future? We totally understand. Click the image below for 20% off any Magoosh […]

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Rachel Kapelke-Dale

What to Look for in an SAT Prep Course: Finding the Right Course for You

Prepping for the SAT is one of the best things you can do for your future. The right preparation can help you maximize your score and give your best performance on test day. Once you’ve achieved your dream score—well, the rest is up to you! However, the sheer number of SAT prep courses out there […]

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