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Individual Coding Competition Preparation

Yo, I wanna participate in some individual coding competitions to boost my college app. Any suggestions on which one to choose? Also, how do I prep myself to perform well in these competitions?

3 hours ago

AP Calc AB multiple-choice practice

Hey guys, I've been preparing for the AP Calc AB exam and I feel like I need more practice with multiple-choice questions. Can anyone recommend some good websites or resources to find MCQs that are si …

3 hours ago

How do I interpret my IB score results?

Hey everyone! So my IB exam scores just came in, and I'm not sure how to interpret them. Can someone help me understand what these numbers mean, and how they might affect my chances at college admissi …

3 hours ago

Is 1030 considered good for an SAT score?

I took the SAT and scored 1030. I'm feeling a bit unsure about how this score compares to others. Can anyone please shed some light on whether this is a good SAT score or if I should consider retaking …

3 hours ago

What do we get for ACT test breaks?

I'm kinda stressed about the ACT. How long are the breaks during the test? Will I have enough time to relax, stretch, or grab a snack? Thanks in advance.

3 hours ago

Calculating AP Score

Hey guys, I'm kinda lost here. How do I calculate my AP score based on the multiple choice and free response sections? Are there any resources or formulas I should know about? Any help is appreciated, …

3 hours ago

How much does it cost to apply to Harvard?

Hey everyone, I'm trying to figure out the costs associated with applying to Harvard and similar top universities. Can someone break down the costs for application fees, any necessary standardized tes …

3 hours ago

How to Succeed in AP Lang Multiple Choice?

I have an upcoming AP Lang exam, and I feel pretty confident about the essay portions. However, I'm struggling with the multiple-choice section. What strategies or tips can help me improve my accuracy …

3 hours ago

Describing Extracurriculars on College Applications

Hey everybody! So I'm starting to work on my college applications and I'm unsure about how to effectively describe my extracurricular activities. What are some tips for making my application stand out …

3 hours ago

Gonzaga University annual tuition?

Hello, aspiring Gonzaga Bulldog here! Can anyone help me figure out the annual tuition for Gonzaga University?

3 hours ago

University of Hawaii tuition info?

Aloha! I'm curious about the tuition cost at the University of Hawaii. Can anyone help me out?

3 hours ago

What GPA is usually expected for getting into Georgia Tech?

Hey guys, I'm really interested in Georgia Tech for engineering and I was wondering what kind of GPA they generally look for in applicants? I know it's competitive, but I just want to have a better id …

3 hours ago

Increase my chances at MIT?

Hey everyone, I'm a junior, and MIT is my dream school. Any former MIT admits or knowledgeable people out there who can give me advice on what I can do during the remainder of my junior year and early …

3 hours ago

Is going test-optional a bad idea?

Hi guys, with so many schools going test-optional, I'm wondering if it's a bad idea to not submit my SAT scores, even if they're a bit lower than I'd like. Would colleges hold it against me if I choos …

3 hours ago

Is a 31 on the ACT a competitive score?

Hey guys, I just received my ACT results and got a 31. I'm wondering if this is a good enough score for top-tier colleges?

3 hours ago

SAT Math Practice Recommendations?

Hello! I'm starting to prepare for the SAT and I was wondering if anyone had some great resources for practicing the math sections? I could use some advice on which books or websites are the most help …

3 hours ago

GPA requirements for Mass Maritime?

Hey guys, I've been researching Mass Maritime and was wondering if anybody knows the GPA requirements to get accepted. Any input would be appreciated! :)

3 hours ago

How many times can you retake the ACT?

So I just got my ACT score back and it's not exactly what I was hoping for. How many times am I allowed to retake the test? I've already taken it once.

3 hours ago

Crucial SAT math topics to focus on?

Hey there! I'm studying for the SAT and I'm trying to figure out which math topics are the most important to really nail down. If you've got any tips on what to focus on, I'd appreciate it. Thanks!

3 hours ago

NCAA D1 ACT Requirements?

Hey guys, I'm a high school athlete hoping to play at a Division 1 school. I'd like to know the ACT requirements for D1 athletes. What scores do I need to be eligible to play? Any help would be awesom …

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