Testing Tips

The Colon and the Semicolon

The Colon and the Semicolon

The colon (:) and the semicolon (;) both appear very frequently on both the SAT and ACT grammar sections. However, they are not commonly used in everyday writing. But here’s some good news from Matthew: both pieces of punctation are very straightforward, and here’s why.

Should I Take Math Level I or Math Level II?

Should I Take Math Level I or Math Level II?

Deciding which SAT Subject Tests to take can be tricky, especially when it comes to choosing between Math Level I or Math Level II. Get the breakdown from LP’s resident mathematician, Roger!

3 Easy ACT English Tips to Boost Your Score

3 Easy ACT English Tips to Boost Your Score

The following tips offer strategic approaches to specific question types on the ACT English section. For more thorough explanations of these topics, reach out to your LogicPrep tutor!

Cognitive Offloading is the Most Important Test Tip You Didn’t Know Existed

Cognitive Offloading is the Most Important Test Tip You Didn’t Know Existed

Your brain can only juggle so many things at once, which is why Jackie shares the importance of cognitive offloading! Whether it be lists or just writing your thoughts out, find out how this skill can ultimately benefit you while studying (and life).

Solving the Mysteries of Subject Tests

Solving the Mysteries of Subject Tests

The SAT Subject test has gone through several changes, from the test itself to how colleges use them. Jamie clarifies the importance of these tests and their place in the current academic landscape!

The Power of Elimination - Mastering Multiple Choice

The Power of Elimination - Mastering Multiple Choice

Sure, process of elimination is one of the oldest tricks in the book, but Shadi is here to remind you why this underrated strategy is the most powerful one!

My Favorite (Free!) Website for ACT Reading Preparation

My Favorite (Free!) Website for ACT Reading Preparation

The ACT reading section can be difficult not because students cannot read, but because of the amount they have to read in such a short time. Jake shares his favorite source to help you sharpen those reading skills.

The Other Half of the Test, and How to Master It

The Other Half of the Test, and How to Master It

We all know there is a lot of material to learn on the path to mastering the SAT or ACT – formulas, grammar rules, reading strategies. But there is another skill to master: the mind game. Nico gives us the rundown on how to manage pacing, endurance, and fatigue - all essential parts on your mental performance!