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  • CHANGES TO THE SAT

    Coming to a Test NearYou!

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    * THE NEW SAT *

    Changes to the SAT are comingyour way beginning:

    MARCH5th 16

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    THE NEW SAT

    Now is the time to start preparing.

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    * WHAT SHOULD YOU PREPARE FOR? *

    There are negative and positiveaspects to the NEW SAT TEST.

    Let's take a look

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    * CHANGES TO THE SAT *

    SCORINGRANGE

    200-1600 Points

    600-2400Points

    Old SAT New SAT

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    CHANGES TO THE SAT

    SCORINGMETHOD

    No wrong answer penalty

    Old SAT New SAT

    Penalty forwrong answers

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    CHANGES TO THE SAT

    TIME LENGTH

    3 hours ( + 50minute essay)

    Old SAT New SAT

    3 hours and45 minutes

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    CHANGES TO THE SAT

    ESSAYNEEDED?

    Optional Essay(but most

    colleges willrequire it)

    Old SAT New SAT

    MandatoryEssay

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    ESSAY TYPE

    AnalyticalEssay

    Old SAT New SAT

    ArgumentativeEssay

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    CALCULATORUSE

    One non-calculator

    section

    Old SAT New SAT

    Allowed on allmath

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    MATHTOPICS

    ThroughTrigonometry

    Old SAT New SAT

    ThroughGeometry

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    READINGTOPICS

    Set subjectsplus graphs

    Old SAT New SAT

    Unpredictabletopics

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  • * SAT SCORING *

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    SAT score reporting will not make a majordifference since colleges will use a concordance

    chart.

    A 1,400 on theNew SAT will be

    the same as a2,000 on the old

    SAT.

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  • * SAT SCORING BREAKDOWN *

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    Old SAT

    Total Score =600-2400

    New SAT 200-800 Reading

    200-800 Writing

    200-800 MathTotal Score =

    400-1600

    100-400 Reading

    100-400 Writing

    200-800 Math

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  • * SAT TEST CONTENT *

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    Reading Section

    Charts have beenadded, as well asquestions about

    trends andinterpretations

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    Math Section

    Requires a MoreAdvanced Level of

    Math, includingAlgebra 2 andTrigonometry

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  • * SAT ESSAY *

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    A written analysis of a given text

    More Challenging for students since this isnot commonly done in high school.

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  • * WHAT CAN I DO ABOUT THE NEW SAT? *

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    Plan Ahead!

    For example, if youwill not finishAlgebra 2 until

    the end of Junioryear, plan to takethe sat in May or

    June.

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  • * WHAT CAN I DO ABOUT THE NEW SAT? *

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    Read, read, read.

    This will improve your reading and writingskills

    For a list of suggested reading click here

    https://oxfordtutoringblog.wordpress.com/2015/12/22/16-books-every-teenager-should-read-in-2016/http://www.oxfordtutoring.com/

  • WHAT CAN I DO ABOUT THE NEW SAT?

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    Come to Oxford Tutoring!

    With Expert instructors and updated curriculum,we can prepare you for the new SAT!

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  • * LEARN MORE ABOUT OXFORD TUTORING *

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