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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
- A computer with internet access
- An official study guide
- A practice exam
- A private tutor
- Students and friends (optional)
Visit the web site
Visit the official GRE web site and download the practice exam and study guide.
Read the directions for each section of the practice exam several times to know what it's asking and what you need to do.
Find a tutor
Find a private tutor through your college or local library to help answer questions and to guide your study.
Learn the scoring method
Learn how the test will be scored and refine your study methods to avoid wasting time on topics that will not be covered or don't count.
Try a full practice test
Work a timed practice exam one week before the test day to avoid over-preparing or panicking when test day comes.