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Get Your Brain in Shape for Back to School

Quick—what’s four times nine, plus two, minus seven?  Who wrote the Declaration of Independence?  Which molecule is required for photosynthesis? You’ve got five seconds.  Four, three, two, one.  OK, time’s up. If you said “31,” “Thomas Jefferson,” and “chlorophyll,” congratulations.  Despite the long summer break, your brain appears to be in tip-top shape.  But if […]

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How to Study for the ACT

This April, hundreds of thousands of students will take the ACT for the first time. With college admissions tests being one of the major factors in college admissions decisions, getting a good score is vital.  While most colleges will accept either the SAT or the ACT, some students may do better on the ACT. If […]

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