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  • Writer's picturePaul Nicholsen

Crushing Stress on the SAT and ACT: 5 Tips You Need!

Hey there, test-taker extraordinaire! So, you've got the big ACT or SAT coming up, and those pre-test jitters are no joke. But guess what? I've got your back with five simple ways to handle stress like a pro and totally rock that test:

  • Time is Your BFF: These tests can feel like a race against time, but you've got this! Plan your time for each section. Break it down like a boss. Stick to your plan so you don't feel rushed. Slow and steady wins the race. Keep an eye on the clock and know when time is supposed to be up--proctors make mistakes!

  • Chill Mode: ON: When you're feeling the pressure, take a ten second break. Close your eyes, take deep breaths like you're smelling fresh-baked cookies, and let those worries float away. You're in control!

  • You're Awesome: Dump the negative vibes! Swap those "I can't do this" thoughts with "I've got this!" You've been prepping for this, and you're amazing. Believe in yourself!

  • Pick Your Battles: Some questions are trickier than others, but they're all worth the same number of points. Don't get stuck! If a question looks like it's from another planet, skip it and come back later. Tackle the easy ones first to score those points. You're the captain of this ship.

  • Practice Makes Perfect: You know what they say – practice makes you a pro! Take practice tests, get comfy with the test style, and own that test-taking vibe. The more you practice, the cooler you'll be on the big day. Of course, we're always here to help! Shoot us a message and we'll help you get prepared!

So, there you have it, the scoop on handling test stress like a total champ. Keep calm, stay confident, and remember that these tests are just a tiny part of your awesome journey. You've got the skills, and now you've got the tips. Go show that test who's boss! 🚀🎉

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