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8 Biggest Test-Taking Misconceptions

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Here are a few common misconceptions about standardized tests and mistakes that students make when taking them. Don't let them happen to you! read more

Parents, the ACT, and Scholarships: What You Need to Know

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Test Prep Expert, Magoosh

Worried about your child missing scholarships because they took the ACT? Let this put your mind at ease! read more

How do I choose between the SAT and the ACT?

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You should take the test that fits best with your learning and test-taking style. read more

All of the Tests! How to Prepare for the ACT, SAT, and More

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Freelance Writer

This standardized test guide covers prepping for the ACT, SAT, SAT Subject Tests, AP tests, and more. It's basically everything you need to know. So let's get started. read more

Video: SAT and ACT Tips for High School Students

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

If you're planning on taking the SAT or ACT, you need to watch this video. read more

How to Study for Each Section of the ACT

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Studying for the ACT can be a really daunting and boring task. How do you prepare for a test with multiple sections when there's no specific chapters or lessons to study from? Well, it can be done...here's how. read more

Essential Tips, Tricks, and Strategies for Taking the SAT and ACT

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Looking for study tips and tricks to help you on the SAT or ACT? You've come to the right place. These test-taking strategies will prepare you for either test--and boost your scores. read more

What is the Best ACT Score for Scholarships?

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Educator; Writer, Magoosh

Before you start panicking that you need to get a perfect score on your ACT to win scholarships, take a look at some of these real-world scores that scholarship providers are looking for. read more

How to Tackle the Hardest Parts of the ACT

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Managing Editor, Peterson's & EssayEdge

The ACT is pretty tough overall. But some questions are more difficult than others! Luckily, familiarizing yourself with those tough sections can help you maximize your study time. read more

What Are Test-Optional Colleges All About?

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Freelance Writer

Test-optional schools (aka schools that don't require SAT or ACT scores) have been changing college admissions in a big way. Here's what "test-optional" is all about and what you need to know as you apply to colleges. read more