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    Teen Independence
    Is Your Teen Planning for the Future?
    Is your teen prepared to be the architect of his own future? Take this quiz and find out! ...
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    How Much Do You Know About Taking the SAT?
    Use this quiz to uncover the test-taking myths that might interfere with your success on the SAT. ...
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    Graduation Gifts
    Top 10 Graduation Gifts
    Senioritis is in full effect and graduation is right around the corner. Send your grad down this road of change prepared and in style. Whether the grad in your life is heading to college or off to the "real world," we have the best high school gr...
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    How Much Do You Know About Taking the SAT? - Answers
    Answer Sheet for How Much Do You Know About Taking the SAT? ...
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    Graduation Gifts
    Gift Ideas for Special People and Special Occasions
    Gift Ideas for Special People and Special Occasions Here are a few ideas for suitable gifts for special people and special occasions. Babies Many adults save and treasure gifts they received when they were babies. When giving a baby gift, there...
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    SAT Math Section
    Introduction to the SAT Math Test
    Introduction to the SAT Math TestHow SAT Math Is Different from Classroom Math Most students are surprised to find out just how basic SAT math is: arithmetic, geometry, algebra, and a smattering of elementary logic and probability. Yes, the SAT M...
  • Life After High School: Top 10 Alternatives to College
    College Alternatives
    Life After High School: Top 10 Alternatives to College
    Attending college after high school isn't for everyone. Some teens choose to take a year or two off before continuing their education, while others jump right into the workforce. If your teen is looking to explore his options, check out these alt...
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    SAT Verbal Section
    The SAT Sentence Completions: Basic Principles
    The SAT Sentence Completions: Basic PrinciplesI'll Say It Again: Start Memorizing Words Today Each of the three SAT Reading Test sections begins with sentence completion questions: 5, 6, and 8, respectively, making a total of 19 sentence complet...
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    SAT Verbal Section
    Introduction to the SAT Reading Test
    Introduction to the SAT Reading TestWhat Does the SAT Reading Test Measure? The SAT Reading Test consists of three sections—two 25-minute sections and one 20-minute section—containing 19 sentence completion questions and 48 reading comprehensio...
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    SAT Essay Section
    Typical Errors on the SAT Proofreading Section
    Typical Errors on the SAT Proofreading SectionEach grammatical category begins with sentences that illustrate the different ways that particular error can occur. You will get much more benefit from the remainder of this chapter if you try to iden...
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    High School Milestones and Obstacles
    Top 10 Skills for High-School Students
    Whether you're a freshman or a senior, developing the following 10 skills will help you achieve success in school, in your chosen career, and in life. ...
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    SAT Essay Section
    The SAT Proofreading and Editing Section: Basic Principles
    The SAT Proofreading and Editing Section: Basic PrinciplesFirst Grammar, Then Techniques In this article I'll cover everything you need to know to ace the 35-minute multiple-choice section of the SAT Writing Test. Remember: these proofreading and...
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    SAT Essay Section
    The SAT Essay: Basic Principles
    The SAT Essay: Basic PrinciplesStrunk and White Would Have Bombed on the SAT EssayThe Elements of Style, by William Strunk Jr. and the incomparable essayist E. B. White, is universally acknowledged as one of the best books ever written on craftin...
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    SAT Essay Section
    Introduction to the SAT Writing Test
    Introduction to the SAT Writing TestRaise Your SAT Writing Score by 100 Points (or More) in One Week (Practically) Guaranteed! Your score on the SAT Writing Test will be determined by how well you do on its two parts. In the first part, you'll h...
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    SAT Scoring
    How Much Can You Raise Your SAT Score?
    How Much Can You Raise Your SAT Score?As we just discussed, how much and how rapidly you can raise your SAT score depends on how willing you are to change the way you take the test. Your potential improvement depends on other factors, of course, ...
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    SAT Test-Taking Tips
    When You Guess, Beware of Your Hunches
    When You Guess, Beware of Your HunchesYou know that whenever you can make a quick guess on a question to avoid leaving it blank, you should take the shot. The key word here is quick; you can always afford to guess, but you can never afford to was...
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    SAT Test-Taking Tips
    Types of Questions and Answers
    Types of Questions and AnswersEasy Questions Have Easy, Obvious, Popular Answers—Hard Questions Have Hard, Unexpected, Unpopular Answers It helps to think of SAT questions as popularity contests. The answer to an easy question is the most popula...
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    SAT Test-Taking Tips
    How Much Time Should You Spend Per Question?
    How Much Time Should You Spend Per Question?Each Question Is Worth the Same, So Spend Your Time Where It's Likely to Do the Most Good In the The SAT Is Not Like Your School Tests, we discussed some of the differences between your school tests an...