Tag: test prep

5 Key Differences Between the SAT and ACT

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Wondering which standardized test might be the best fit for you? Check out the five biggest differences between the SAT and ACT. read more

SAT With Essay: Take the Option and Write It!

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Writer, Educator

Though the Essay portion of the SAT is optional, it's a great way to practice your writing skills and show off these core skills to colleges. Here's what you should know about the SAT Essay, plus tips on how to get a high score. read more

Secrets to Successful Studying

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

It's no secret that studying can be a drag. Check out these tips to make studying more bearable--maybe even fun! read more

5 Great Ways to Prepare for the SAT

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Studying for the SAT is possible with dedication and the right mindset. Here's how to really prepare for the exam in order to get the best score possible. read more

5 Tips to Ace AP US History

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Are you taking AP US History? These five tips will help you walk out of the exam with confidence! read more

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

3 Essential Tips for IELTS Success

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Test Prep Expert, Magoosh

Nervous about taking the IELTS? Here are three tips to help ease your mind and make taking the test a little less daunting. 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

5 Things You Need for Your Next Study Session

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Student Writer

Alas, finals are upon us, and it's time to hit the books. Studying may be tedious, but we've got some tips that will help you trudge through it and come out on top! 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