Changes to the Sat Test: What They Are and How To Prepare

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<ul><li><p>CHANGES TO THE SAT</p><p>Coming to a Test NearYou!</p><p>OxfordTutoring</p><p>Blog</p><p>From the</p><p>https://oxfordtutoringblog.wordpress.com/2015/11/05/changes-in-the-sat-coming-to-a-test-near-you/</p></li><li><p>OxfordTutoring</p><p>* THE NEW SAT *</p><p>Changes to the SAT are comingyour way beginning:</p><p>MARCH5th 16</p><p>http://www.oxfordtutoring.com/https://www.collegeboard.org/</p></li><li><p>OxfordTutoring</p><p>THE NEW SAT</p><p>Now is the time to start preparing.</p><p>http://www.oxfordtutoring.com/</p></li><li><p>OxfordTutoring</p><p>* WHAT SHOULD YOU PREPARE FOR? *</p><p>There are negative and positiveaspects to the NEW SAT TEST.</p><p>Let's take a look</p><p>http://www.oxfordtutoring.com/</p></li><li><p>OxfordTutoring</p><p>* CHANGES TO THE SAT *</p><p> SCORINGRANGE</p><p>200-1600 Points</p><p>600-2400Points</p><p>Old SAT New SAT</p><p>http://www.oxfordtutoring.com/</p></li><li><p>OxfordTutoring</p><p>CHANGES TO THE SAT</p><p> SCORINGMETHOD</p><p>No wrong answer penalty</p><p>Old SAT New SAT</p><p>Penalty forwrong answers</p><p>http://www.oxfordtutoring.com/</p></li><li><p>OxfordTutoring</p><p>CHANGES TO THE SAT</p><p>TIME LENGTH</p><p>3 hours ( + 50minute essay)</p><p>Old SAT New SAT</p><p>3 hours and45 minutes</p><p>http://www.oxfordtutoring.com/</p></li><li><p>OxfordTutoring</p><p>CHANGES TO THE SAT</p><p> ESSAYNEEDED?</p><p>Optional Essay(but most</p><p>colleges willrequire it)</p><p>Old SAT New SAT</p><p>MandatoryEssay</p><p>http://www.oxfordtutoring.com/</p></li><li><p>CHANGES TO THE SAT</p><p>OxfordTutoring</p><p> ESSAY TYPE</p><p>AnalyticalEssay</p><p>Old SAT New SAT</p><p>ArgumentativeEssay</p><p>http://www.oxfordtutoring.com/</p></li><li><p>CHANGES TO THE SAT</p><p>OxfordTutoring</p><p> CALCULATORUSE</p><p>One non-calculator</p><p>section</p><p>Old SAT New SAT</p><p>Allowed on allmath</p><p>http://www.oxfordtutoring.com/</p></li><li><p>CHANGES TO THE SAT</p><p>OxfordTutoring</p><p> MATHTOPICS</p><p>ThroughTrigonometry</p><p>Old SAT New SAT</p><p>ThroughGeometry</p><p>http://www.oxfordtutoring.com/</p></li><li><p>CHANGES TO THE SAT</p><p>OxfordTutoring</p><p> READINGTOPICS</p><p>Set subjectsplus graphs</p><p>Old SAT New SAT</p><p>Unpredictabletopics</p><p>http://www.oxfordtutoring.com/</p></li><li><p>* SAT SCORING *</p><p>OxfordTutoring</p><p>SAT score reporting will not make a majordifference since colleges will use a concordance</p><p>chart.</p><p>A 1,400 on theNew SAT will be</p><p>the same as a2,000 on the old</p><p>SAT.</p><p>http://www.oxfordtutoring.com/</p></li><li><p>* SAT SCORING BREAKDOWN *</p><p>OxfordTutoring</p><p>Old SAT</p><p>Total Score =600-2400</p><p>New SAT 200-800 Reading</p><p> 200-800 Writing</p><p> 200-800 MathTotal Score =</p><p>400-1600</p><p> 100-400 Reading</p><p> 100-400 Writing</p><p> 200-800 Math</p><p>http://www.oxfordtutoring.com/</p></li><li><p>* SAT TEST CONTENT *</p><p>OxfordTutoring</p><p>Reading Section</p><p>Charts have beenadded, as well asquestions about</p><p>trends andinterpretations</p><p>http://www.oxfordtutoring.com/</p></li><li><p>SAT TEST CONTENT</p><p>OxfordTutoring</p><p>Math Section</p><p>Requires a MoreAdvanced Level of</p><p>Math, includingAlgebra 2 andTrigonometry</p><p>http://www.oxfordtutoring.com/</p></li><li><p>* SAT ESSAY *</p><p>OxfordTutoring</p><p>A written analysis of a given text</p><p>More Challenging for students since this isnot commonly done in high school.</p><p>http://www.oxfordtutoring.com/</p></li><li><p>* WHAT CAN I DO ABOUT THE NEW SAT? *</p><p>OxfordTutoring</p><p>Plan Ahead!</p><p>For example, if youwill not finishAlgebra 2 until</p><p>the end of Junioryear, plan to takethe sat in May or</p><p>June.</p><p>http://www.oxfordtutoring.com/</p></li><li><p>* WHAT CAN I DO ABOUT THE NEW SAT? *</p><p>OxfordTutoring</p><p>Read, read, read.</p><p>This will improve your reading and writingskills</p><p>For a list of suggested reading click here</p><p>https://oxfordtutoringblog.wordpress.com/2015/12/22/16-books-every-teenager-should-read-in-2016/http://www.oxfordtutoring.com/</p></li><li><p>WHAT CAN I DO ABOUT THE NEW SAT?</p><p>OxfordTutoring</p><p>Come to Oxford Tutoring!</p><p>With Expert instructors and updated curriculum,we can prepare you for the new SAT!</p><p>http://www.oxfordtutoring.com/</p></li><li><p>* LEARN MORE ABOUT OXFORD TUTORING *</p><p>Check out the:</p><p>OxfordTutoring</p><p>Blog</p><p>Visit us online:</p><p>https://oxfordtutoringblog.wordpress.com/https://www.pinterest.com/oxfordtutoring/https://www.instagram.com/oxford_tutoring/https://www.facebook.com/OxfordTutoringOrangeCounty/https://www.linkedin.com/company/oxford-tutoring---orange-countyhttps://twitter.com/oxfordtutorsoc</p></li></ul>

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