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    What college entrance exam do I take?

    I know, for the United States, you have a couple options including the ACT and the SAT. I personally chose to take the ACT because it was a little more widely accepted and the questions are a little bit easier. The major con to the ACT is while the questions are easier they focus more on the time crunch than the difficulty of questions. The ACT also includes a science section, as the SAT doesn't.

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    Your phone is your best friend, trust me

    Y’all, I recently upgraded my S7 and got myself an iPhone X and I couldn’t be more in love with it. I’ve always been a fan of the Galaxy line and I still am but there is just so much you can do with the iPhone that you can’t with anything else; Facetime can be a lifesaver at times… This post isn’t about The iPhone though, it’s about how you can make the most out of your phone. Phones aren’t just for calls anymore, nor are they just for sending texts… I know the appeal to texts is real; I send upwards of 2000 a month. PDAs are a thing…

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    ACT prep 02 (Deadlines! Deadlines! Deadlines!)

    The ACT is sneaking up on me; my only wish was that I went straight through college instead of having to relearn everything. One lesson this has taught me, is that I wish to be a lifelong learner Life isn’t about taking the steps in the right timing as much as in the right order. Each person has his or her own timing in how to live life. It is not right or wrong to live your life in your time. unsplash-logoJon Tyson The big idea: Just a friendly PSA, because I almost made a big mistake and missed the picture deadline. Don’t forget about any deadlines involved in this…

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    ACT prep 01 (Study tips)

    Y’all, I take my ACT next month and ,just so you know, I am so not prepared for it! Working full time for sure makes it tougher to learn stuff that I haven’t learned in the past four years. That being said Flashcards are a life saver! All throughout high school I relied heavily on them and pneumonic devices, and trust me they are your best friends when it comes to ACT prep. Also, get an ACT study guide. I used ACT for Dummies. The big reason that flashcards work is it uses all of the main ways people learn. You get the opportunity to read it, write it, and…