Monthly Archives: February 2013

Top 5 Ways NOT to Embarrass Yourself during a College Admissions Interview (cont.)

As we reach the conclusion of this illustrious series on avoiding embarrassment in an interview setting, we would like to point out that most (if not all) of these sagacious tidbits can be applied to other aspects of your life … Continue reading

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PSAT/SAT & ACT Math Attack – The Greatest Integer

This week’s PSAT/SAT & ACT Math Attack focuses on the values of integers, with particular attention being given to the values of negative integers. If you’re not careful, it’s very easy for a mental error to cause you to miss an … Continue reading

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Top 5 Ways NOT to Embarrass Yourself during a College Admissions Interview

The College Admissions Interview is an opportunity for you to be more than a GPA and list of qualifications and accomplishments. However, in the world of high-stakes academia a misstep or poor Admission Interview can spell disaster. Most interview blunders … Continue reading

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Test Masters Testimonials

Hey gang! Check out what students are saying about their experience in the Test Masters PSAT/SAT & ACT course: “Test Masters definitely helped me for the SATs. They gave me easy strategies to get through it and now I’m not … Continue reading

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PSAT/SAT Math Attack – Raised to the (1/2) Power

Today we will be looking at an SAT Math sample question of the grid-in variety. As the only questions on the test (aside from the essay prompt) that are not multiple choice, the grid-ins can seem intimidating, but it is … Continue reading

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Top 5 Ways NOT to Embarrass Yourself during a College Admissions Interview

The College Admissions Interview is an opportunity for you to be more than a GPA and list of qualifications and accomplishments. However, in the world of high-stakes academia an incidental misstep or poor Admission Interview can spell disaster. Most interview … Continue reading

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PSAT/SAT & ACT Math Attack – Super Bowl Sunday

The PSAT/SAT & ACT are notorious for asking complicated questions about seemingly simple concepts; this is one reason the PSAT & SAT Math sections can be so difficult. Following College Compass’ Math Sample Questions will help you understand the concepts behind … Continue reading

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