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    What You Need to Know to CRUSH the SAT

    Hello! This is the first in a series of posts about making the SAT your b*tch! This point is about general test prep tips tips for test day helpful online resources best test prep book ONE // General Test Prep Tips Take practice tests routinely and often. The more exposure you get to the test, the better. If you can’t dedicate 4 consecutive hours of your day to taking a practice exam, try taking just the math sections one day and the English sections another day. Make a master list of all the questions you’ve gotten wrong so that you can review them later and identify weak spots. TWO //…

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    How I am Studying for the AP Chemistry Exam

    This year has been crazy. Amidst all of the craziness that happened this spring, I totally blew off studying for my APs. This year I took two APs: AP United States History (APUSH) and AP Chemistry (AP Chem). APUSH has been one of my favorite classes this year, so I didn’t really study for the AP as I had done well on all of my assignments (DBQs, SAQ, MC, tests etc.). Chem on the other hand is a whole other beast. I love chemistry. I really hope. I hope to minor in chemistry in college, but boy has this class kicked my hiney this year. It’s been rough. I love…

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    Biology Study with Me + Tips

    Hi y’all! Today, I will be sharing a time-lapse of me answering some questions to study for my upcoming biology quiz and some of my favorite tips for studying biology. Link to my study with me.  Right now, I’m taking Honors biology as a junior. Honors Junior biology at my school goes into the same depth as AP Biology, but covers fewer topics and doesn’t really have the label emphasis that AP Bio has. Bio has been my hardest class this year, so I’ve really had to sharpen my study skills. Here are my tips! Read the textbook before class. This is huge. I cannot emphasize this enough. Biology isn’t…