Test Prep


General Test Prep

CliffsNotes: Test Prep
Short articles for review and test prep in a number of subject areas.
How to Study for Exams
The key to doing well on an exam is to, obviously, study hard and well, but also to study in the proper manner so that your studying experience will show results. From wikiHow.
How to Take a Math Test or Quiz
Tests are different from homework because there’s a time limit, because you can’t take breaks or (usually) refer to your textbook, and because you have many types of problems to solve. Here are some strategies to help you do your best.
How to Take Tests
Doing well on English examinations – or any examination for that matter – depends not only on your knowledge, but also having a good strategy. Tips and hints from About.com.
Kaplan Test Prep $
Popular provider of test prep materials at all levels from elementary to grad school and professional licensing exams.
Shmoop – Test Prep $
Online test prep for SATs, ACTs, APs, driver’s license exams, literature, math, and U.S. history. While some overview material is free to browsers, more in-depth material require registration and purchase of course books.
Test Taking Strategies
Very nice summary of test-taking strategies, including examples of good guessing methods.
Test Taking Strategies
Another nice set of tips for taking tests.
Top Ten Test-Taking Tips for Students
Here are the top ten tips to success! From TeacherVision.

New York State Regents Exams

Regents Exam Schedules
Find out when your exam is being given.
New York State Regents Examinations
Copies of recent Regents Exams with answer keys and science reference tables in .pdf format. A link to even older exams is given at the bottom of the page.
Barronsregents.com – NYS Regents Test Prep $
Test-taking tips and practice exams from the people who have been creating test prep books for the Regents and other examinations for decades. Registration for a moderate fee is required for access.
Guide to Grammar and Writing
Extensive review lessons from sentence-level to essay-level writing. Includes online index for easy access to particular subjects, such as parts of speech.
New York Science Teacher: New York State Regents Prep and Review
Links to review sites for Earth Science, Biology, Chemistry, and Physics.
Office of State Assessment: Regents Examinations and Regents Competency Tests
Information about the exams and answers to frequently asked questions.
Regents Review 2.0
Online video reviews with downloadable Powerpoint slides. Local PBS broadcast schedules may also be found at this site.
S.O.S. Mathematics
S.O.S. MATHematics is your free resource for math review material from Algebra to Differential Equations! The perfect study site for high school, college students and adult learners. Get help to do your homework, refresh your memory, prepare for a test, ….

SAT and ACT Exams

ACT Dates / SAT Dates
Find out when your exam is being given.
About.com: SAT
Links to information about preparing for and taking the SAT.
The ACT Test
ACT test prep, with sample questions, test-taking tips, score information, and Frequently Asked Questions.
Barron’s Test Prep: PSAT, ACT and SAT Test Prep and Practice Tests
Review, test prep and strategies from Barron’s. Registration costs a modest fee.
CliffsNotes: College Entrance Exams
Short articles for review and test prep in a number of AP subject areas.
CollegeBoard: SAT Home
Information from the company which makes the SAT, including
how the SAT is scored, a free
SAT Practice section amd even a complete Full Practice Test. The handy
SAT Question of the Day is available on the web and via RSS, Twitter, and email. They also offer study guides and courses for a fee.
DOME SAT Review
DOME SAT Review is a free comprehensive SAT Test Prep program online with a catalog of material including over 100 study guides, a database of 5,000+ SAT vocabulary building flashcards, practice quizzes, and simulated practice tests.
INeedAPencil
INeedAPencil is an innovative site that raises students SAT scores through a strategic preparation program that uses SAT questions, lessons and student tools. (Free.)
Khan Academy: Test Prep
Khan Academy offers SAT and AP Art History test prep tutorials, among others.
Number2.com
Free test prep for SAT, ACT, and GRE (Graduate) exams. With a free vocabulary builder.
SAT Prep Plan : 8-week plan to help you prepare for the SAT
Majortests.com has free practice tests with hundreds of practice questions, test prep advice and information to help you do your best.
Varsity Tutors: Free Practice Tests
One or two free tests for a variety of subjects including SAT, ACT, and AP exams, plus flashcards and a ‘question of the day’ for teach subject.

Advanced Placement

AP Exam Dates
Check here to see when your tests are.
AP Central
From the College Board. AP Central is the official online home for anyone interested in or involved with the Pre-AP or AP Programs®.
AP Study Notes
Free outline study notes for English, European History, Microeconomics, Psychology, U.S. Government, U.S. History, and World History, with more planned for the future.
HistoryTeacher.net
Material, review, worksheets, sample quizzes, and further links for those studying AP U.S. History, AP European History, and Global Studies.
Khan Academy: Test Prep
Khan Academy offers SAT and AP Art History test prep tutorials, among others.
MIT OpenCourseware: Highlights for High School
Materials for AP Bio, AP Chem, and AP Physics students.
Varsity Tutors: Free Practice Tests
One or two free tests for a variety of subjects including SAT, ACT, and AP exams, plus flashcards and a ‘question of the day’ for teach subject.
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