SAT Vocabulary

Math on November 8th, 2009 Comments Off

Problem Odysseus was the most _____ of all Greek Kings. Many tales tell of how his cunning won the day. (a) primeval (b) fastidious (c) archetypal (d) adroit (e) punctual Solution Come back next week for the solution! If you have a tricky or interesting problem that you’d like to see on Problem Of The [...]

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Sentence Correction

English on October 22nd, 2009 Comments Off

Problem Identify, name, and correct the error in the following sentence. “Before I got on the Subway, I had realized that I had forgotten my wallet,” whined Jon, who was on the verge of tears. Solution This is an error of verb agreement. The verb realize does not need the past perfect tense, but rather [...]

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SAT Vocab

English on October 16th, 2009 Comments Off

Problem Choose the best word to complete the following sentence: The students _____ the food in the cafeteria, saying that it was the best-tasting school lunch in the citiy. (A) vilified (B) extolled (C) squandered (D) carped (E) railed at Solution The answer is (B) Extolled, which means to lift up or praise highly. If [...]

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SAT English- Grammar

Math on October 9th, 2009 Comments Off

Problem Find, name, and correct the error in the sentence below: Everyone has their own idea about parenting; it’s a hot topic. Solution This sentence has a pronoun error. Everyone is a singular subject, thus the pronoun their should be his or her. If you have a tricky or interesting problem that you’d like to [...]

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SAT English- Sentence Correction

English on October 2nd, 2009 Comments Off

Problem Identify, name, and correct the error in the following sentence. Carl, please pick me up from the airport quick so we arrive at the baseball game on time. Solution The word quick modifies the verb pick up, so it should be an adverb. The sentence should read “Carl, please pick me up from the [...]

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Welcome to All Ivy Tutoring

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Welcome to All Ivy Tutoring. We’re here to help you achieve your dreams. Our Tutors know how to succeed, and are ready to share their knowledge with you.

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Why Choose All Ivy?

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We know that finding the right tutor is important, and that you have many options when selecting a tutoring company. All Ivy Tutoring works to ensure that you have the best tutoring possible experience by having the best possible tutors.

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When is Tutoring Right for You?

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Grades can slip for any number of reasons. How do you know when it’s time to study harder and when it’s time to get professional help?

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Selecting A Tutor

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Choosing a tutor is tantamount to your academic success. There are several factors you should consider when choosing a tutoring company. Check out this article for information.

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SAT English

English on September 24th, 2009 Comments Off

Problem “To create a diverse and edifying library for his children, Mr. Schultz decided to include ____ titles such as The Brothers Karamazov, Hamlet, and Candide.” (a) homogeneous (b) spurious (c) divergent (d) humdrum (e) sundry Solution The correct answer is (b) sundry which means various or diverse. (c) is a tempting choice, but not [...]

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