Taking the SAT Test is required for freshman entry to many universities in the United States. Over two million students take the test every year and it is used to evaluate a student’s college readiness. The test measures a student’s ability to understand and process elements in three subjects:
There is an added option for students to take additional subject tests to increase credibility. In this section we will cover all aspects of the SAT Test and offer you some great tips to help you achieve exam success. We will point you in the direction of past material created using GoConqr tools by SAT students just like you and more.
SAT: An Overview
As the 2015 instalment of the SAT exams rolls around, The College Board announced that they were doing a bit of remodelling. The influential non-profit organization College Board, which also administrates Advanced Placement (AP) exams, has made the most radical SAT changes since 2005. Current high school juniors and seniors: Don’t panic, these SAT changes will not be instituted until Spring 2016. However, younger students, tutors, and teachers should definitely take a close look at the new “Redesigned SAT,” which students can take both in print and, at select locations, online.Sign up Today to get Access
The SAT Tests those skills that students learn in school. It is always important to remember that it is not merely your SAT score that will get you into college but your High School grades too. SAT tests students in the following area:
- Critical reading – This section includes reading passages and sentence completion
- Writing – This section includes a short essay and multiple-choice questions on identifying errors and improving grammar and usage
- Mathematics This section includes questions on arithmetic operations, algebra, geometry, statistics and probability.
We will cover each of these areas in greater detail throughout this SAT Portal.Sign up Today to get Access
Preparing for the SAT is more than just reading and writing the same material over and over again. It is about exchanging discussions with classmates. Sharing notes and material. trying sample papers and more. GoConqr provides the opportunity to do all of this and more. Below are the tools you can gain access to as an GoConqr user.
Need inspiration or just a different way of looking at how to tackle the SAT? All of the resources you come across in this section have been created by students that are either currently preparing for the next SAT sitting or have completed the SAT already. Take some ideas from these and then get started on your own.
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