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Category: SAT

Chris Lele

Best SAT Books 2016 – 2017 | Book Reviews

By this point, all the big test prep book publishers (I’m talking College Board, Princeton Review, Kaplan, and Barron’s) have released a book for the redesigned SAT. But not all New SAT prep books are created equal: some you’ll want to use in their entirety (though only a few), others you’ll want to use only […]

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Rachel Kapelke-Dale

States That Provide the SAT for Free

There are several states that provide the SAT for free. This page lists those states and explains how to take advantage of this service.

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Rita Neumann

Harvard SAT Scores

Update: This post contains data on Harvard SAT Scores based on Harvard’s class of 2020. So You Want to Go to Harvard… You dream of singing the fight song as the Harvard Crimson thrash Yale at Harvard Stadium. You want to join the ranks of such notable alumni as FDR, Bill Gates, and Conan O’Brien. […]

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Thomas Broderick

How to Use the College Board Blue Book for New SAT Prep

The College Board Blue Book is nearly 800 pages long. In this article, learn how to make it a valuable study aide in getting ready for the SAT!

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David Recine

Are You Taking the December 2016 SAT on Saturday?

The school year is in full swing. Before the fun of Winter Break, it’s time to take the new SAT this Saturday, December 3rd, 2016. Have you prepared for the New SAT? You’ve hopefully already been doing some SAT prep… but more prep materials can’t hurt. Magoosh has you covered! First, drop by the Magoosh SAT […]

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Elizabeth Peterson

SAT Writing: Verb Tense & Mood

In this article, we explain what verb tense and mood errors appear on the SAT and which words can help you spot them and correct them. Check it out!

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Anika Manzoor

5 SAT Math Tricks Every Student Should Know

Math can be tricky. Here’s your chance to turn the tables and apply these easy-to-apply tricks that will let you rule math as opposed to let math rule you.

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Thomas Broderick

Scholarships Based on SAT Scores

Wondering what good SAT scores can do for you? No need to look any further. In this article, we’re talking about turning SAT scores into scholarships.

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Chris Lele

Mental Math Shortcut: Perfect Squares – 1 | SAT Video Post

A Handy SAT Math Shortcut – N2 – 1 Many of us have a pretty good sense of what the squares of the first 15 integers are. Sure, you might be a bit shaky on ‘13’ and ‘14’ but you should be comfortable with the rest. Just to be sure, I’ll reproduce those below: 1^2 […]

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Emily Faison

SAT Test in Canada

If applying to college isn’t confusing enough (and believe me, it’s a maze!), applying to schools internationally can be even more demanding. Between asking teachers to write recommendation letters and navigating the documents you need to include in your applications, you also have to find time to study for and take the SAT and/or ACT! […]

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