Guide to SAT® Reading and Writing

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Readings in U.S. and World Literature

Analyze the use of vocabulary, literary devices, author's purpose, characterization, and main idea in a wide variety of classic literature. Look closely at an array of global texts from Jane Eyre to Aesop's Fables.

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Jane Eyre

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The Chambered Nautilus

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John Updike: A & P

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Ralph Waldo Emerson: Self Reliance

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George Orwell: Homage to Catalonia

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Readings in History and Social Studies

Delve into letters and speeches from some of the most influential figures of all time: FDR, Winston Churchill, Machiavelli, and Margaret Sanger. As you read, Interpret historical evidence, weigh implications, and note author's use of sophisticated vocabulary and literary terms.

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FDR: Americanism

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Tim Colins: Speech to Troops

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Margaret Sanger: Morality of Birth Control

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Benjamin Banneker: Letter to Jefferson

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Calvin Coolidge: Law and Order

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Latner: Fort Sumter

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Elizabeth Cady Stanton: Declaration of Sentiment

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Francis Bacon: Of Praise

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Martin Luther King Jr: I Have A Dream

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The Serious and the Smirk

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The Art of Caricaturing

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Science Fiction as a Genre

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Readings in Science

Dogs as genetic models? Falling fertility rates? Explore passages that represent an array of scientific studies. Use only the text and attached figured to examine author's purpose, supporting details, and vocabulary in context. Look closely at how passages are structured to understand the author's conclusions.

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Fertility Rates

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Perfume

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Dogs

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Fish

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Endangered Species

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Paired Passage - Human Intelligence

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Writing and Language: Careers and Narratives

Explore high-interest careers such as avalanche forecaster or art director as you evaluate and correct the structure, organization, and diction of a piece.

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Avalanche Forecaster

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Writing and Language: History and Social Studies

Travel through history by learning about prominent leaders from Susan B. Anthony to Michelangelo. In these texts, practice your ability to find relevant evidence and choose argumentative claims. Ensure that passages use precise language and follow a given tone.

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Susan B. Anthony

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Michelangelo

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Queen Elizabeth

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Declaration of Independence

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Writing and Language: Humanities

These texts span medieval Japanese literature to early twentieth-century French prose. Hone your inference and reasoning skills, master sentence structure, and closely analyze grammar in these fascinating accounts gleaned from the best of the humanities.

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Francis Bacon

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Yoshida Kenko

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Writing and Language: Science

Can chocolate be considered medicine? Are female bees waging violent wars on other bees? Explore intriguing scientific studies as you analyze, determine, and correct word choice, author's purpose, sentence structure, and overall comprehension.

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Status

Your status is based on your weighted accuracy which accounts for the difficulty of the questions.

Your weighted accuracy is based on your most recent attempts compared to everyone else’s first attempts.

Re-answering questions correctly will improve your weighted average status.

Turner's Syndrome

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Maternal Interaction with infants

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Chocolate as Medicine

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Plague

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