Category: SAT & ACT Question Of The Day

SAT & ACT Question of the Day: Feb. 1, 2014

If you are reading this in an email you received from me, do not click the link to sat.collegeboard.org below. Use the link to my website that is farther down on the email. http://sat.collegeboard.org/practice/sat-question-of-the-day?questionId=20140201&oq=1 (This link takes you to today's question. If you use my archive, you will see the question related to my SAT explanation for that date.) The answer is C. The key to Sentence Completion Questions is always to identify the topic of the sentence and then predict a word for each of the blank... Read More »

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SAT & ACT Question of the Day: Jan. 31, 2014

If you are reading this in an email you received from me, do not click the link to sat.collegeboard.org below. Use the link to my website that is farther down on the email. http://sat.collegeboard.org/practice/sat-question-of-the-day?questionId=20140131&oq=1 (This link takes you to today's question. If you use my archive, you will see the question related to my SAT explanation for that date.) The answer is B.  This is a perfect example of using my mantra:  1)  What did the test writers tell me? and 2) What do I know because they told me that... Read More »

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SAT & ACT Question of the Day: Jan. 30, 2014

If you are reading this in an email you received from me, do not click the link to sat.collegeboard.org below. Use the link to my website that is farther down on the email. http://sat.collegeboard.org/practice/sat-question-of-the-day?questionId=20140130&oq=1 (This link takes you to today's question. If you use my archive, you will see the question related to my SAT explanation for that date.) The answer is D.  This is a relatively easy question and nearly 80% of the students are getting it correct.  You need an appropriate preposition to comp... Read More »

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SAT Question of the Day (ACT too!): Jan. 29, 2014

If you are reading this in an email you received from me, do not click the link to sat.collegeboard.org below. Use the link to my website that is farther down on the email. http://sat.collegeboard.org/practice/sat-question-of-the-day?questionId=20140129&oq=1 (This link takes you to today's question. If you use my archive, you will see the question related to my SAT explanation for that date.) The answer is B. The key to Sentence Completion Questions is always to identify the topic of the sentence and then predict a word for each of the blank... Read More »

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SAT Question of the Day (ACT too!): Jan. 28, 2014

If you are reading this in an email you received from me, do not click the link to sat.collegeboard.org below. Use the link to my website that is farther down on the email. http://sat.collegeboard.org/practice/sat-question-of-the-day?questionId=20140128&oq=1 (This link takes you to today's question. If you use my archive, you will see the question related to my SAT explanation for that date.) The answer is D.  Why are only 61% of the students who have tried this question getting it correct?  Maybe it is because they've turned a relatively eas... Read More »

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