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No matter what test you’re preparing for, the first step in any successful prep program is understanding the rules of the game. Or, as a wise man once said, “Know your enemy.”

Fortunately, we’ve been doing this for a while now, so we know a few things—almost 40 years’ worth of things, in fact. So if you have questions about the test, from scoring to accommodations to fundamental strategies, you can find the answers here. And if you don’t see the information you’re looking for, let us know at [email protected] and we’ll fill in the gap just as soon as we can.

ACT

An Overview of What’s Tested on the ACT English Section

English is an area of the ACT that tends to intimidate students who are beginning their prep. In reality, though, this section isn’t as scary as it seems. The first step to conquering ACT English is understanding the structure of the section and what is tested. We're here with an overview of what's on the English section.
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SAT

SAT Calculator Tips and Tricks

Many students let out a sigh of relief once they complete the No Calculator Math section of the SAT and get to move on to the Calculator Active portion of the test. However, if you’ve ever taken a practice test, …

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