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SHSAT in the News
- De Blasio proposes changes to New York’s Elite High Schools
- Will decades old program increase diversity?
- NYC released its study of the SHSAT
- Stuyvesant High School Parents’ Association
- NYC can move forward with SHS changes aimed at integration…
- Little apparent momentum…
- “I wish I had done it better,” de Blasio reflects…
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Category | % Correct |
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Word Problem Categories: | |
Ratios/Proportions/Rates: | 92 |
Word Problems-Algebra: | 57 |
Probability/Counting: | 61 |
-Probability | 52 |
-Combinations/Permutations | 72 |
-Counting (Overlapping) Sets | 60 |
Mean/Median/Range: | 100 |
Number Line/Measurement: | 100 |
Non-Word Problem Categories: | |
Numbers & Operations: | 88 |
-Percentages | 95 |
-Exponents | 79 |
-Integers/Scientific Notation/Decimals | 91 |
-Fractions/Common Denominators | 88 |
Algebra Equations/Functions/Inequalities: | 75 |
-Functions | 79 |
-Solve Equations | 72 |
-Inequalities | 72 |
Factors/Multiples/Primes: | 83 |
-LCM/GCF | 77 |
-Other Factors/Multiples | 89 |
Geometry: | 44 |
-Perimeter/Area/Volume | 56 |
-Angles | 30 |
-Coordinate Plane | 40 |
Summary Lessons:
Math Fundamentals
Ratios & More
Algebra-Word Problem Fundamentals
Probability & Counting
Geometry Fundamentals
Geometry – Shaded Area
Means/Medians
Factors (LCM, GCF)
Exponent Laws
In-Depth Lessons: subscriber only
Official Free Exams:
Mini Exams (25 questions):
SHSAT Mini Math Exam A1
SHSAT Mini Math Exam A2
SHSAT Mini Math Exam B1
SHSAT Mini Math Exam B2
Full-Length:
2017-2018 Exam A
2017-2018 Exam B
2018-2019 Exam A
2018-2019 Exam B
My Reports:
Category | % Correct |
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Revise/Edit Standalone: | 86 |
-Comma Rules | 68 |
-Precise Language | 100 |
-Run-ons/Fragments/Transitions | 93 |
-Vague Pronouns | 70 |
-Verb Tense/Mood/Agreement | 98 |
-Misplaced Modifiers | 79 |
-Other Punctuation | 95 |
Revise/Edit Passages: | 75 |
-Best Accomplishes Goal/Add-Replace | 70 |
-Follow On Sentences | 85 |
-Sentence Combinations/Transitions | 72 |
-Order Sentences/Irrelevant | 68 |
-Concise/Precise Language | 78 |
Reading Section: | 65 |
-Main Idea | 66 |
-Inference-Speculation | 56 |
-Inference-Deduction/Extended Reasoning | 66 |
-Inference-Examination of Views | 70 |
-Little Picture/Detail | 80 |
-Function | 45 |
-Words In Context | 50 |
-Tone-Attitude | 80 |
Evidence-Based Reading:
Introduction to Reading
2018 SHSAT ELA Changes: Need to Know
ELA Starting Diagnostic Exam #1A
Set Goals
Content or TIme Issues
Why Walkthroughs
Reading Sample
The BIG SECRET of SHSAT Reading
Find Three Wrong Answers
Predict In Your Words
Reading Strategy 1: Deep Reading
Question Categories: Reading
2018 Big Picture Skills
Big Picture Skills: Fiction Exercises
Skip Difficult Questions After 30 Seconds
Guessing
Reading Strategy 2: Learn to Skim
Reading Strategy 3: Answer Questions First
Reading Course: Review Exam
Beyond to the SAT
SAT Reading Exercise
Revise-Edit Part A: (Standalone Questions)
Introduction Edit-Revise Standalone
Key Language Topics
Precise Language (SHSAT Level)
Vague Pronouns (SHSAT Level)
Verb Tense Errors (SHSAT Level)
Misplaced Modifiers (SHSAT Level)
Run-ons/Fragments (SHSAT Level)
Comma Rules & Other Topics
Other Punctuation & Conventions
Edit-Revise Standalone: Review Exam
How to Complete an Answer Sheet
ELA End of Course Diagnostic # 1B
SAT Writing & Language Exercise
In-Depth Grammar:
Free Exams:
2017-18 ELA Exam A (old ELA)
2017-18 ELA Exam B (old ELA)
2018-19 ELA Exam A (new ELA)
2018-19 ELA Exam B (new ELA)
*ELA exam changed in 2017 and again in 2018
My Reports: