TITLE

Preparing for the ACT and the New SAT

PUB. DATE
September 2004
SOURCE
Literary Cavalcade;Sep2004, Vol. 57 Issue 1, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Most students are excited about going to college, but dread the standardized tests required to get there. Many fear that the tests are designed to trick them, or that they are the equivalent of IQ tests. The good news is that standardized tests are not intelligence tests. There are two college-entrance examinations offered in the United States: the ACT and the SAT. Of the thousands of students who apply to college each year, roughly half take each. The key is simply to practice taking the timed test and to improve on one's areas of weakness. The ACT is divided according to subjects taught in high school. INSETS: THE ACT VS. THE NEW SAT;PRACTICE QUESTIONS.
ACCESSION #
14107046

 

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