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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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Saturday’s SSAT/ISEE Question

The following sentence contains either a single error or no error at all. Select the underlined part of the sentence that must be changed to make the sentence correct. If there is no error, select option E. Long (A) one …

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Tuesday’s Test-Taking Tip

In a multiple choice question don’t allow yourself to be mislead by an answer that looks correct, but isn’t actually supported by the text.

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SAT’s Reality TV Essay Stumps Some

Did you read the NY Times article about the recent article about the writing section on the most recent SAT on March 5th? Reality TV became part of the question. SAT’s Reality TV Essay Stumps Some

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SAT Essay Topic #1 – Memories

You have twenty-five minutes to write an essay on the topic assigned below. Think carefully about the issue presented in the following excerpt and the assignment below. Many persons believe that to move up the ladder of success and achievement, …

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Saturday’s SSAT – ISEE Tip

A major abstract expressionist painter, Willem de Kooning is best known for having controversial paintings of women.A) for havingB) for theC) for hisD) because he hadE) because he made The answer can be found in the Answers to Daily Questions …

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Tuesday’s Test-Taking Tips

When figuring out math word problems, remove all extraneous information and focus on what the question is REALLY asking. Look out for red herrings (unnecessary information that may lead you astray). Some problems have information that has been inserted into …

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