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Chapter 13: The High School Years


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Advanced Placement (AP)
classes are high school courses equivalent to
undergraduate courses in college.
International Baccalaureate (IB)
classes are high school courses that are equivalent to undergraduate level courses.
The ACT (pronounced "A.C.T.") and the SAT (pronounced "S.A.T.")
are college admissions tests which measure academic readiness for college.
The Preliminary SAT ("PSAT")
a standardized test taken in high school to provide practice and information about a student's academic strengths and weaknesses before the student takes the SAT.
a test taken in high school as practice for the ACT.
college's admission requirements
The academic preparation and profile required by a college for a student to be qualified for admission