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Do Homeschooled Students Need SAT/ACT for Community College?

I’m homeschooled, and I’m considering enrolling in community college. Will I need to take the SAT or ACT?
08 Oct, 05:00 marlinwright11
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The SAT Math Practice Examples

Hello I'm looking for The SAT Math Practice Examples pdf. Here's the sample of the tasks I need: If there are several pairs of modulus-integer-conjugate roots or modulus of real roots, then it may turn out that the quadratic process does not achieve the goal. So, for example, if the given equation i...
17 Sep, 04:27 rayashcraft11
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Preventing careless errors on SAT Math?

I'm frustrated with my SAT Math scores. I know how to do all the problems, but inevitably I end up getting a few wrong because of careless mistakes. What can I do to prevent this from happening in the future?
16 Aug, 05:59 alisondaewon11
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Switch SAT 1 and SAT 2 Dates?

I was planning to take the regular SAT first and SAT Subject Tests later, but now I want to take SAT Subject Tests first instead. Is there any way to switch the dates for the two different types of tests?
20 Jun, 07:22 joeroot123411
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Date of Birth

Hi, I am from Lebanon, i will take my first SAT test this Saturday. Unfortunately, i discovered yesterday that i have written my date of birth wrongly. the wrong one ( on the admission ticket ) is : MM/31/YYYY the correct one is : MM/30/YYYY So my mistake is only the day - actually i always thoug...
20 Jun, 07:01 joeroot123411
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Sample writing for SAT

Hi here's my sample writing for SAT: One great barrier to Harlem's development In the nineteenth century had been its distance from Lower Manhattan. Between 1878 and 1881, however, three lines of the elevated railroad reached 129th Street; by 1886 they had even further north. From this point on Harl...
05 Jun, 06:05 rayashcraft11
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Mechanical engineering with a 600 Math SAT?

I really want to get into a good mechanical engineering program, but I'm concerned because my Math score is only a 600 (lower than both my Reading and Writing scores). I've gotten As in all my math and science classes in high school, so there's no issue on that front. Should I reconsider my major be...
31 May, 05:16 joeroot123411
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Taking the SAT More Than Three Times for Ivies?

Will Ivy League schools view my application negatively if I take the SAT more than three times?
31 May, 05:13 joeroot123411
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How Many SATs Can You Take in a Day?

I'm thinking about signing my son up for the New SAT plus 2 or 3 subject tests - e.g. Physics, Math I, English. Which tests can be taken on the same day? For example, can he take the SAT + any 1 subject test ? 2 Subject tests on the same day? 3? My son is a Junior, who just took the (last) old SAT.
31 May, 05:09 joeroot123411
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SAT essay (sample)

Hi I need help with my SAT essay sample (uploaded in the section thesis vs dissertation): The land was granted in a charter in 1682, and named Penn's Woods or Pennsylvania. Penn termed his undertaking a "holy experiment". He believed that under a just government people could live together in harmony...
31 May, 01:49 rayashcraft11
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Taking the SAT If I Already Have a 36 ACT?

I took the ACT with Writing, and I got a 36 composite score. However, I've heard that some schools prefer the SAT over the ACT. Should I take the SAT as well?
11 May, 03:29 Abbiealaric11
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SAT score 150 points lower than predicted?

I got a 1650 on my SAT, and I was expecting to get at least an 1800. I did a fair amount of prep work before the test on my own and with Princeton Review books. Where am I going wrong? How can I make sure I reach my goal next time?
09 May, 07:25 joeroot123411
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What is the difference between the two SAT score percentiles?

I just got my test score back and I came across two different percentiles on the score report - Nationally Representative Sample Percentile and SAT User Percentile National. It seems to me that the SAT User Percentile is only for students that are going to college? If so, how does CollegeBoard know...
16 Apr, 09:41 alisondaewon11
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Answer explanation for difficult SAT Writing question?

I don't really understand the reasoning behind the answer to this question: Born of Ibuza parents in Nigeria, novelist Buchi Emecheta moved to England in 1962, since which she has lived in North London. A) Same as above B)1962 and has lived since then in North London. C)1962, since then she has liv...
16 Apr, 08:08 alisondaewon11
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How can I earn scholarships and get accepted to college after academic struggles?

I’m Savannah and I'm a junior in high school. It is now towards the end of the year, and I've been thinking about applying for scholarships and looking into colleges. I’m extremely worried about my 3.4 GPA. Throughout my high school years, I've been dealing with dysthymia, (now called persistent de...
16 Apr, 00:14 Play1231
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How important is the SAT registration information?

I am older than the usual SAT applicant, but I'm applying to a school that requires the SAT and SAT Subjects. When trying to register there was like 9 pages of questions about what classes I took in HS. Do I have to actually fill all this out? Are the colleges going to know I skipped it? I feel like...
13 Apr, 02:30 Playgame12311
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How much time, on average, is allotted to each SAT question type?

I know there are two Math Multiple Choice sections, 20 questions in 25 minutes and 16 questions in 20 minutes. Therefore, the average time allotted to each Math Multiple Choice question is 1.25 minutes. Furthermore, the average time allotted to one Grid In question must be 1.5 minutes. What about th...
13 Apr, 02:28 Playgame12311
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Will my scores be cancelled if I wrote on the SAT answer sheet?

If I have to skip a question on the SAT, I write the number of the question next to the section on the answer sheet to remind myself to come back to it. I forgot to erase a couple of these numbers before I turned in my test. I didn't know before the test that you aren't supposed to make stray marks ...
13 Apr, 02:25 Playgame12311
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SAT essay score is bad. Will it impact my acceptance?

My March 10, 2018 SAT score was 1470. (680 Reading & Writing, 790 Math). My essay score was a complete disaster (4,2,5). Even though my previous SAT essay score- December 2,2017- was 5,5,5.(The SAT score was 1370). The universities of my choice do not require an essay (they're not in the US). Wi...
04 Apr, 03:25 ajafari7611
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SAT vocabulary to learn

Hi Which are the vocabulary units to learn before taking the SAT? I've found a list of 262 words on the blog, but then I tried practice tests, and there were only 5-10 mentioned. While writing, you may realize you are not sure about the spellings of certain words, or cannot seem to find a better alt...
30 Mar, 04:17 rayashcraft11
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vocabulary for the SAT

hey, I'm currently studying for the new sat. I'm a fast reader and I'm good at time management and doing good (not bad) in answering questions (even though in some lines I don't know what half of the words mean, and when it comes to literature, strange words dominate the passage) also Im doing good ...
30 Mar, 03:14 Qwm21
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29 Mar, 01:47 andrew1
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SAT study guide with good answer explanations?

I scored pretty low on the PSAT because I always blank out on questions when I don't know the answer right away. I would like to find a study resource that walks through answer explanations clearly and shows me exactly how to apply my knowledge on the types of questions that the SAT asks. Which book...
24 Mar, 07:11 amandaleon11
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How do I answer this SAT Math question?

I guess the answer is B, but I can't seem to get there - can anyone explain? The smith metal company's old machine makes 300 bolts per hour. its new machine makes 450 bolts per hour. If both machines begin running at the same time, how many MINUTES will it take the two machines to make a total of 90...
22 Mar, 02:35 ankit94111
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How to improve on SAT Reading inference questions?

I consistently have the most trouble on Critical Reading questions that ask me to make inferences about the author's point of view in the passage. What's the best way to improve my performance on these types of questions?
22 Mar, 02:31 ankit94111
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How long does it take to get the QAS?

If I order the QAS (Question and Answer Service) for the SAT, when should I expect to receive it (how many weeks after the test date)?
22 Mar, 02:24 ankit94111
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Answer explanation for a hard SAT Writing question?

I'm having trouble with this SAT Writing question, and I was wondering if someone could explain the answer to me. Here it is: In context, which of the following is the best way to combine sentences 6 and 7? In royal palaces there were to be found many comforts that medieval castles did not offer. Th...
21 Mar, 05:00 joeroot123411
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Answer explanation for this SAT writing question?

Raised on the Laguna Pueblo reservation, the novels of Leslie Maroon Silko affirm the enduring role of oral traditions and ceremonies in the Pueblo culture. A) Raised on the Laguna Pueblo reservation, the novels of Leslie Marmon Silko B) Raised on Laguna Pueblo reservation, Leslie Marmon Silko's nov...
21 Mar, 04:19 joeroot123411
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why go for SAT?

The SAT can actually level the playing field. If you go to a mediocre school you're at a significant disadvantage relative to peers at better private schools, but the SAT is an easy number that I think is reasonably correlated with ability (honestly someone who's good at math and has good reading sk...
16 Mar, 09:08 graham11
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Any correlation between these test scores and college performance?

I agree with essay writer that the SAT/ACT doesn't measure what is most important. I doubt, however, that there is no correlation between these test scores and college performance. I believe GPA is more reliable. I have read that AP scores are most reliable in that regard, but I note that Hampshire ...
01 Mar, 04:54 florachavezz26

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