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tutorJohn Marh

The Nerd’s Ultimate Guide to the SAT Exam (2020)

SAT

The Nerd’s Ultimate Guide to the SAT Exam This guide is very comprehensive, but it’s just a brief overview of the SAT. We have many other articles on our blog that go into more detail about specific topics relating to the SAT, how to study for it, and how it ...


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tutorPatricia Seabourne

The Nerd's Guide to the AP Spanish Language and Culture Exam - Updated for 2020-21

Spanish

An extensive introductory guide to the AP Spanish Language and Culture exam written by an expert AP Spanish online tutor and native Spanish speaker.


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How to Turn an OUTLINE into an ESSAY - The Nerd's Guide

writing

Learn how to go from an outline to a full essay in our step-by-step guide written by experts in writing tutoring.


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Physics Tutor Tip: What is a Pascal? Understanding Pressure

Physics Tutor Tip: What is a Pascal? Understanding Pressure A common problem for physics students is learning new measures and what they represent. We use things like “seconds” to measure time in everyday life, so that isn’t too hard to conceptualize in physics class. Likewise, though you may be more ...


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Online Tutoring Tips: Finals Week Study Plan: Part III

Finals Week Study Plan Example 3: The False Deadline The False Deadline (TFD) is a way to avoid procrastination and allow time for grades to be optimized and improved. TFD can be an effective tool if you are someone who does work well under pressure and prefers doing a significant ...


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Online Tutoring Tips: Finals Week Study Plan: Part II

Read part two in our series on how to plan for finals week. Written by an Anaheim online tutor.


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Online Tutoring Tips: Finals Week Study Plan: Part 1

Finals Week Study Plan: Examples Inside! For many of you, finals week is quickly approaching or upon you. Whether you are in high school or college, taking multiple classes means you often have multiple finals that you must prepare for. These could be final exams, final papers, final projects, final ...


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SAT and ACT: Handwriting and Filling in Bubbles

SAT and ACT: Handwriting and Filling in Bubbles When you take the SAT or ACT you will be taking a pencil and paper test. This means that you will be scored based on marks that you are making with a pencil – marks that are often made in a rush ...


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Online Math Tutor Tips: Fractions on Popular Student Calculators

Learn fractions on popular student calculators from one of our TutorNerd online math tutors.


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Online English Tutor Tip: Make Annotations Easy!

Learn an easy way to make annotations in the latest from one of our San Diego online English tutors.



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