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Ace the SAT, ACT, and other standardized tests with hard work, plenty of studying, and the tips and tricks in these videos.
You Will Need
- Internet access or bookstores
- Practice multiple choice tests
Locate practice tests
Locate multiple choice tests to practice with. Look on publisher sites, school sites, or in bookstores.
Read all questions
Read all the questions carefully one or two times before reviewing the answers.
Answer the question in your head
Answer the question in your head before looking at answer choices.
Read all answer choices
Read all the answer choices at least once before making a selection.
Eliminate wrong answers
Cross out the answers you are sure are not correct.
Go back and review answers
Review your answers, focusing on any you were unsure of or guessed at. Only change an answer if you are certain it was wrong – the first choice is usually the right choice.