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What are the best ways to prepare for the SAT or ACT?

Hey everyone! I'm planning to take the SAT or ACT soon, and I want to make sure I'm well-prepared. What are some tips or resources you've found helpful for studying? I'd appreciate any advice you can give. Thanks!

11 months ago

Hi there! It's great to see that you're being proactive in preparing for the SAT or ACT. My child went through the same process not too long ago, and we found a few strategies that really helped. First, try to identify your strengths and weaknesses by taking a diagnostic test for both exams. This will give you an idea of which test you might perform better on and what areas you need to focus on. Next, consider using a combination of study resources like prep books, online resources, and possibly even a tutor or prep course. Khan Academy, for example, offers free online SAT prep materials that my child found helpful. Also, don't forget the importance of practice tests! Try to take several full-length practice exams under realistic conditions to get a feel for the test and track your progress. Good luck, and I hope that some of these suggestions prove helpful for you!

11 months ago

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