Tag: SAT Prep

This Week at Options: English 12 Provincial Exam Prep, Write Well Workshop: Mastering the Essay & ACT Prep

Here is what’s happening at Options Solutions this week: Saturday, April 6th (West Vancouver) After working with students on provincial exam prep for many years, we have broken down the study process into a few steps and created a number of programs to assist students with their preparation. Start early & attend a Kick-Start Session for the […]

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Upcoming Test Prep Sessions for 2018: English 12 Provincial Exam + SAT/ACT Exam

English 12 Provincial Exam There are several factors to keep in mind regarding the importance of the English 12 BC Provincial exam. The exam is worth 40% of a student’s overall grade and many students find the exam content challenging. Every university uses English 12 to calculate a student’s final admission average. Typically, students receive a lower mark on the […]

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SAT Math: Tips for Solving Algebra and Functions Problems

To help students stay on track with their SAT prep and prepare for the upcoming exam dates, here are some key tips for solving Algebra and Functions problems in the SAT Math section. Solving Equations When solving algebraic equations, treat each equation like a seesaw; what you do to one side of the equation, you […]

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SAT Math I and II Subject Tests: What is the Difference?

The SAT Math Level 1 (Math I) and Math Level 2 (Math II) Subject Tests are taken by applicants to US universities and colleges to showcase their strength, understanding and knowledge of higher-level mathematics for undergraduate studies. Both SAT Math Level I and Math Level 2 tests cover topics in number and operations, elementary algebra, […]

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SAT Math: How To Tackle Geometry Problems

Solving geometry problems on the SAT Math section requires your knowledge and skills working with lines, angles, triangles, the Pythagorean Theorem, co-ordinate geometric functions, areas and perimeters, volumes and 3-D geometry, similar figures and circles. Here are some key formulas and tips: You can make flash cards of these formulas to help you highlight the […]

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