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SAT& ACT Test Prep – Crunch Time Tips – Fall 2012 classes Fairfield, CT

About Crunch Time Tips See slideshow and related test prep links.

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Wednesday’s Writing Tip

Is that a real word? Have you ever had a conversation where the person you are speaking with throws in a word that you have never heard before? The English language has morphed over the years, slang terms used as …

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Thursday’s Thrilling Tidbit

Did a missing comma kill a King? In 1308, King Edward II of England married Princess Isabella of France ( who at the time was 12 years old). King Edward had no interest in the young Isabella and at an …

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Ending The School Week With An SAT Sample Question

Choose the incorrect underlined word(s) in the sentence below.       Today photography is (A) widely  (B) recognized as a fine art, (C) featuring them in art museums,  discussed by critics, and (D) studied in art history courses.  (E) No …

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SAT MATCHING VOCABULARY

Match the SAT words to their meanings. The answers are at the bottom of the page. 1. _____ sedentary a. — tending to revert or go back; reverting to an earlier or less advanced state or form 2. _____ regressive …

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Wednesday Writing Tips

      When answering essay questions (like on ACTs, SATs, APs, SSATs or ISEEs), sometimes it is a good idea to consider the following: connections to the world  connections to your community connections to yourself Try to connect the …

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Sunday’s SAT / ACT Question

Choose the words that when inserted in the sentence best fits the meaning of the sentence. Barbara McClintock’s systematic examination of corn demonstrated the transposition of genes, a finding that overturned entrenched beliefs and proved that _____ study may produce …

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Sunday’s SSAT / ISEE Question

Choose the word or set of words that, when inserted in the sentence, best fits the meaning of the sentence as a whole.   The accident left Tom not so much incapacitated as ______________: he was left weak, but the …

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Saturday’s SAT Question

The following sentence either contains a single error or no error at all. If the sentence contains an error, select the underlined part that must be changed to make the sentence correct. If the sentence contains no error, select choice …

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Sunday’s SAT Question

Medieval kingdoms did not become constitutional republics overnight; on the contrary, the change was ____________. A) unpopular B) unexpected C) advantageous D) sufficient E) gradual To locate the answer, click on Answers to Daily Questions under the Categories listed on …

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