The best-case scenario for any test is knowing how to do every problem. Unfortunately, that doesn’t always happen. So what do you do when you’re faced with a problem you don’t understand and you truly have no idea how to even begin?
Here is a strategy that will increase the odds that you get a question right when you know nothing about the content of the question and can’t eliminate any answer choices.Read More
For many SSAT preppers, there is one test strategy that seems especially daunting: what to do about the infamous Wrong Answer Penalty.
The Wrong Answer Penalty (let’s call it the WAP) used to be the norm on most competitive standardized tests. Up until January of 2016, the SAT provided 5 answer choices per multiple-choice question and would deduct one quarter point per wrong answer. Following the lead of Advanced Placement tests and the ACT, the College Board has gotten rid of the WAP and reduced the SAT’s per-question answer choices to four.Read More
What kinds of accommodations are offered on the ISEE?
The most common accommodation is extended time – usually 50% more on each section. Prometric offices offer two extended time options, time and a half or double time.
We also offer time and a half for our practice tests so you can experience exactly what it will be like on test day!
Am I eligible for accommodations?Read More