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Math Secret – Exponent

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SAT Math Secret - Absolute

Math Secret – Absolute

For all integers , |-b| is equivalent to which of the following: (A) b (B) -b (C) √(b2) (D) -|b| (E) -(-b) The correct answer is C. Wait! You object. The absolute value of anything is always positive, so the answer must be A (or E), you argue. Well, b is not necessarily positive. The …

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SAT Math Secret - Absolute

Secret Portrait

Suppose you were given an assignment to draw a portrait that has one head, two eyes , one nose, one mouth, two ears, and hair (optional).Based on the requirements… Which portrait is better? The Answer Perhaps surprisingly, the basic, stick-figure portrait would get a higher score because it fulfills all the requirements: one head, two …

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SAT Tip: Reducing Test Anxiety

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Secret Lines

Question Suppose you get this SAT Question: The author discusses Pierre Trudeau’s election (lines 12-17) in order to… What line numbers have the answer to this question? Answer One might expect the answer to be in lines 12 to 17. After all, the question says “line 12-17.” However, those lines are merely where Pierre Trudeau’s …

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