The first place to start for test preparation is with the information provided for you by the testing agencies on their websites. Both websites, ACT and SAT provide valuable information describing the test, strategies on test taking, practice tests, etc. They have self-help books available to purchase as well as online tutorials to purchase.
Getting familiar with the structure and subjects of standardized tests can help you score high. At http://www.petersons.com/college-search/test-prep.aspx, you'll find information about the most common standardized tests for students going to college: SAT, ACT, PSAT, SAT Subject Tests*, AP Exams*, CLEP Tests*, TOEFL, and the GED® test. Use our resources and articles to get prepared.
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