## 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

## 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

## 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

## PSAT/SAT & ACT Math Attack – Number Properties

“If xyz =  0 and x < y < z, which of the following CANNOT be true?”

A) x^2 = z^2

B) xy = yz

## Grammar Crammer: Sequence of Tenses

You may not realize how important the sequence of tenses is. Tenses help us differentiate when and how things happen. Has something already happened, is it currently happening, or will it happen in the future? Will

## New Year’s Resolutions (2013)

It’s traditional that at the end of one year we look back and think about what we would like to do better the next year, and form New Year’s resolutions as goals for improving our lives in the twelve months

## PSAT/SAT Critical Reading – The Cheap Seats

SAT Critical Reading is all about vocabulary and identifying key words and phrases. Following College Compass’ PSAT and SAT Critical Reading Sample Questions will

## PSAT/SAT & ACT Math Attack – Two Problems Today

1) 2 times a certain number is 4 less than the number, what is the number?

1. -4
2. -2
3. 1
4. 2
5. 3

Explanation: The first step is to express what you see in words in a mathematical equation

## Grammar Crammer: Because vs. Since

Both the SAT and ACT test grammar; the SAT in the Multiple Choice Writing Section, and the ACT in the English Test. A thorough knowledge of English grammar is also necessary if you want a top

## Grammar Crammer: That vs. Which

Both the SAT and ACT test grammar; the SAT in the Multiple Choice Writing Section, and the ACT in the English Test. A thorough knowledge of English grammar is also necessary if