How To Tackle Paired Passages on the SAT?

SAT Reading Section is designed by the College Board to test the ability of students to analyze word choice, primary purpose, argument, author’s tone, and point of view.  For the paired passages, students are expected to do all of these for both the passages individually. Students also need to synthesize the different ideas contained in…

What are the benefits of taking a GMAT exam?

  The Graduate Management Admission Test, or GMAT, is an important part of the business school application process. The GMAT is a multiple-choice, computer-based and computer-adaptive standardized exam that is often required for admission to graduate business programs (MBA) globally. The GMAT is developed and administered by testmaker GMAC, to assess analytical writing and problem-solving…

Understanding Advanced Placement Test (AP)

An advanced placement test allows a high school student to have an edge over other students at the time of college admission. Unlike SAT’s which are compulsory for college admissions and have a limited number of subjects, AP tests are optional and cover a wide range of subjects. AP tests are measured on a scale…

Scoring a 6 on GMAT AWA

The Analytical Writing Assessment on the GMAT requires the candidate to write an essay that analyses an argument. This 30-minute writing task evaluates the ability of the test-taker to think critically after reading a brief argument, analyze the reasoning behind it, and then write a critique against it. But one must always remember not to…

How to Approach GRE Reading Comprehension

Reading Comprehension on the GRE is the most difficult section on the test with respect to raising the overall score. Many students find it hard to raise their score above a certain margin and feel that they may not advance any further. The truth is that GRE preparation is not an easy game. It takes…

SAT Reading Strategies

Thousands of SAT test-takers across the globe are struggling to figure out a way to boost their reading scores. For those students who are constantly scoring between 300 and 500, there are few strategies that will definitely raise their scores. Reading comprehensions on the SAT can be an intimidating experience for many students as majority…

IELTS Academic Writing Task 1

IELTS Academic Writing Task 1 requires the test-takers to write a summary by selecting and reporting the key features and make relevant comparisons in response to a graph, map, table, or process. The students have to complete the task in 20 minutes and write a response of at least 150 words. The students must be…

Acing The SAT!!!

The SAT test is a standardized admissions test coined by the College Board. Students must ensure a good score on the test in order to be admitted into the top colleges. With the revision of SAT, both the verbal and the math sections can be intimidating to the test-takers as students are test on their…