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SAT Math No Calculator: Advanced Concepts

SAT Math No Calculator: Advanced Concepts

Ah yes, real-world algebra and statistics questions, otherwise known as “the College Board trying desperately to convince you that you’ll need to know how to use inequalities at any point after college graduation.” You almost certainly won’t — unless you want to be a tutor, in which case look us up in 5 years — but you’ll definitely need to know them for this test. We’ll show you how to unlock these imposing blocks of text and make this question-type a breeze.

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SAT Math No Calculator: Three Key Strategies

SAT Math No Calculator: Three Key Strategies

Question: if Frederick wants to buy x apples, each one costs y dollars and z cents, and he has b dollars in his pocket, how long will it take him to realize that it’s a lot easier to answer this question using real numbers instead of variables?

Welcome to the SAT Math No-Calculator section, where the SAT tries to bait you into coming up with needlessly complicated algebraic equations. We’ll help you show them what’s what with our three key strategies and the art of the variable plug-in.

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