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    Im registered for 6th December, my SAT I tests.
    I registered on collegeboard with the 4 month course for learning it.
    Would people like to recommend any books i should use?
    Any tips for the exams and revision?

    Can I just ask, if im the only one confused by the layout of maths questions on these papers?

    any help would be appreciated.

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    well i just used the official SAT- blue bok
    and for vocabulary- Hot words for the SAT(very good)...i practise evryday and learn 10 vocabs a day
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    Honestly, it's a painfully simple test. Get a book of practice tests and do a couple of them in the weeks before the test. (Most of these books will also have a simple strategy guide and info on how the test is timed and scored.) The most important thing to know, I think, is when to guess - you get 1/4 of a point deducted for every wrong answer, so only guess if you can absolutely eliminate a few of the answer choices.

    You've probably heard it before and I'll say it again: The SAT only tests how well you take the SAT.

    (When are you applying? I'm assuming for fall 2010? I think it's always a good idea to take the SAT early enough to allow for a retest if you score poorly.)
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    yeah, applying in fall of 2010. youre right, thats why im taking them this early. i went to be able to have 2 bites of the cherry for both tests.

    what college are you at r0x0r?
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    I'm at Brown (it's in Rhode Island; I really have no idea how well-known it is).

    If you (or anyone else, I suppose) has more specific questions about it or other American unis, feel free to PM me. (I mostly know about universities/colleges in Colorado, where I'm from, and the Ivy League just because I've visited all of them. I've also visited Swarthmore, Wellesley, and Reed if you have questions about campus/location.)
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    THE GRAMMAR AND ENGLISH SECTIONS..I KNOW URE english but thats the pitfall for many english students, apay a lot of attention also the vocabulary, rather than memorise chunks from some book like a robot read, read and read be it books, novels, blogs whatever, newspapers..so long as u friggin look up all the vocab u dont understand, learn the latin origin of words, so u can guess the meaning without actually knowing how to define the word exactly as for the essay dont forget to incylude all ure points- just do a mini plan and go straight into the writing, please pay attention to structure as in dont hop around it needs to be chronological and precise with an intro a body and a conclusion. Words or longwinded phrases u dont need dont include them u only have 25 minutes! pay attention to grammtenses and connectors, prepositions etc used properly, DO NOT GUESS IF U DONT KNOW..educated guess are okay (meaning if uve eliminated all choices and theres 2 left)..pay attention to the clock, if u dont have much time just shade the circle thing lightly on one of the sections and once u realise u have time to spare just darken ure dots (but this only works for 1 section...i think its section 4), anyway best of luck!!
 
 
 
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