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1,016 terms
SAT
indigenous
subjective
paradox
anomalous
native, originating in a place
relating to the mind as the subject of experience
seeming contradiction or an actual contradiction
irregular, unusual
indigenous
native, originating in a place
subjective
relating to the mind as the subject of experience
46 terms
Sat
Integer
Is 0 even or odd?
What is good practice when finding dis…
How do you square fractions
Any whole number ... Including 0
Even
Actually use the numbers to calculate it.
(1/2)^2... 1^2/2^2... 1/4
Integer
Any whole number ... Including 0
Is 0 even or odd?
Even
50 terms
SAT
amiable
affable
gregarious
garrulous
(adj.) friendly, good-natured
(adj.) courteous and pleasant, sociable, easy to speak to
outgoing; sociable
(adj.) given to much talking, tediously chatty
amiable
(adj.) friendly, good-natured
affable
(adj.) courteous and pleasant, sociable, easy to speak to
60 terms
PSAT/SAT/ACT Vocabulary
Eccentric
Elusive
Eminent
Exorbitant
off center, hence a bit odd, weird, peculiar
out of reach, hard to catch, evasive
outstanding, illustrious, very prominent, notable
literally out of orbit, hence unreasonable
Eccentric
off center, hence a bit odd, weird, peculiar
Elusive
out of reach, hard to catch, evasive
100 terms
Top 100 Common SAT/ACT Vocabulary Words- College Board
Abbreviate
Abstinence
Adulation
adversity
Shorten,abridge
act of refraining from
high praise
misfortune
Abbreviate
Shorten,abridge
Abstinence
act of refraining from
100 terms
College Board Top 100 Common SAT/ACT Vocabulary Words
Abbreviate
Abstinence
Adulation
adversity
Shorten,abridge
act of refraing from
high praise
misfortune
Abbreviate
Shorten,abridge
Abstinence
act of refraing from
500 terms
SAT Prep
repulsed
placid
irritated
curt
cause (someone) to feel intense distaste and aversion.
(of a person or animal) not easily upset or excited.
showing or feeling slight anger; annoyed.
rudely brief.
repulsed
cause (someone) to feel intense distaste and aversion.
placid
(of a person or animal) not easily upset or excited.
800 terms
SAT
feckless
quiescent
halcyon
onerous
useless, lacking skill
dormant, quiet
happy, perfect, idyllic
burdensome
feckless
useless, lacking skill
quiescent
dormant, quiet
498 terms
SAT
abate
aberration
abhor
abstruse
subside; decrease; become less in amount or intensity
deviation, not normal
fill with horror and loathing; horrify; hate
obscure; profound; difficult to understand.
abate
subside; decrease; become less in amount or intensity
aberration
deviation, not normal
100 terms
PSAT
Abhor
Bigot
Counterfeit
Enfranchise
Hate
Narrow-minded, prejudiced person
fake; false
Give voting rights
Abhor
Hate
Bigot
Narrow-minded, prejudiced person
PSAT Vocabulary
candid
conjecture
didactic
euphemism
completely honest
guesswork
instructive
a mild, indirect, or vague term substituting for a harsh, blu…
candid
completely honest
conjecture
guesswork
558 terms
SAT
integer
prime numbers
Of 0, 1 & 2, which are prime?
percent
numbers without fractional or decimal parts (positive, negati…
a number which can only be divided by itself and 1
2
divide by 100 ( /100)
integer
numbers without fractional or decimal parts (positive, negati…
prime numbers
a number which can only be divided by itself and 1
100 terms
100 Most Common SAT Words
abbreviate
abstinence
adulation
adversity
(v) to shorten, abridge
(n) the act of refraining from pleasurable activity, e.g., ea…
(n) high praise
(n) misfortune, an unfavorable turn of events
abbreviate
(v) to shorten, abridge
abstinence
(n) the act of refraining from pleasurable activity, e.g., ea…
SAT Math: Sample Questions
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1,631 terms
Sat
1.Oscar
2.abate
3.abatement
4.aberrant
['ɔ:skə]n.god's spear
[ə'beit]v.减轻;降低
[əb'eɪtmənt]n.减轻;降低
[æbərənt]a.不循常轨的; 不走正路
1.Oscar
['ɔ:skə]n.god's spear
2.abate
[ə'beit]v.减轻;降低
518 terms
SAT WORDS
inimical
culpable
timorous
verbose
to be harmful to something
blame-worthy, culprit
nervous, fearful, shy, unsure
too wordy, voluble, talkative
inimical
to be harmful to something
culpable
blame-worthy, culprit
65 terms
Barron's SAT Prefixes
ab, abs
ad, ac, af, ag, an, ap, ar, as, at
ambi
an, a
from, away from
to, forward
both
without
ab, abs
from, away from
ad, ac, af, ag, an, ap, ar, as, at
to, forward
123 terms
SAT Vocabulary
dismiss
lament
coherent
resignation
v., order or allow to leave
v., to mourn... n., an expression of grief
adj., logical or consistent (when describing an argument)... adj…
n., acceptance of something undesirable but inevitable
dismiss
v., order or allow to leave
lament
v., to mourn... n., an expression of grief
10 terms
Vocabulary for the New SAT: Book 1 Lesson 1
Licentious
numismatist
paucity
obtrude
lacking moral discipline
a collector and student of money (and coins in particular)
a scarcity, lack
thrust oneself in as if by force
Licentious
lacking moral discipline
numismatist
a collector and student of money (and coins in particular)
210 terms
SAT words
laconic
pithy
quiescent
reticent
using few words in speech
brief and full of meaning and substance; concise
quiet; still; inactive
not talking much; reserved
laconic
using few words in speech
pithy
brief and full of meaning and substance; concise
20 terms
Top 100 Common SAT/ACT Vocab: Set 5
resilient
restrained
reverence
sagacity
quick to recover
controlled, restricted
profound respect
wisdom
resilient
quick to recover
restrained
controlled, restricted
10 terms
SAT Words, List 2
aftermath
aggrandize
ajar
alienate
the consequence or result
to increase in intensity, power, or prestige; to make appear…
partially open
to push away, to make someone feel unwelcome or hostile
aftermath
the consequence or result
aggrandize
to increase in intensity, power, or prestige; to make appear…
989 terms
SAT Vocabulary
abase
abate
abdicate
abduct
(v.) to humiliate, degrade (After being overthrown and abased…
(v.) to reduce, lessen (The rain poured down for a while, the…
(v.) to give up a position, usually one of leadership (When h…
(v.) to kidnap, take by force (The evildoers abducted the fai…
abase
(v.) to humiliate, degrade (After being overthrown and abased…
abate
(v.) to reduce, lessen (The rain poured down for a while, the…
100 terms
PSAT Vocab
Acrid
Boorish
Cynical
Epistle
Sharp, pungent (smells and tastes)
ill-mannered
Believing that people act only our of selfish motives
a letter
Acrid
Sharp, pungent (smells and tastes)
Boorish
ill-mannered
104 terms
SAT Prep
adulation
adulation
aesthetic
amicable
(n) high praise
(n) high praise
(adj) pertaining to beauty or the arts
(adj) friendly, agreeable
adulation
(n) high praise
adulation
(n) high praise
989 terms
SAT Vocab (A-Z)
abase
abate
abdicate
abduct
(v.) to humiliate, degrade (After being overthrown and abased…
(v.) to reduce, lessen (The rain poured down for a while, the…
(v.) to give up a position, usually one of leadership (When h…
(v.) to kidnap, take by force (The evildoers abducted the fai…
abase
(v.) to humiliate, degrade (After being overthrown and abased…
abate
(v.) to reduce, lessen (The rain poured down for a while, the…
20 terms
Top 100 Common SAT/ACT Vocab: Set 4
mundane
nonchalant
novice
opulent
ordinary, common
calm, casual
beginner
wealthy
mundane
ordinary, common
nonchalant
calm, casual
460 terms
SAT
The Product Rule
The Quotient Rule
The Power Rule
Condensing Logarithmic Expressions
Let b, M, and N be positive real numbers with b 1.... The loga…
Let b, M, and N be positive real numbers with b 1.... The loga…
Let b and M be positive real numbers with b 1, and let p be a…
The Product Rule
Let b, M, and N be positive real numbers with b 1.... The loga…
The Quotient Rule
Let b, M, and N be positive real numbers with b 1.... The loga…
103 terms
NEW SAT (2016) READING TEST VOCABULARY
frank
earnest
imposition
anecdote*
candid*
Serious and sincere
an unwelcome demand; a burden
A brief narrative that focuses on a particular incident or ev…
frank
candid*
earnest
Serious and sincere
40 terms
PSAT Prefixes/Suffixes
ante, ant
a, an
belli, bell
bene, ben
before (antecedent)
not, without (amoral)
war (belligerent)
good (benevolent)
ante, ant
before (antecedent)
a, an
not, without (amoral)
32 terms
SAT Root Words List #1
a/an
ab/a
ac/acr
ad/a
not, without
from, away, apart
sharp, sour
to, towards
a/an
not, without
ab/a
from, away, apart
35 terms
SAT Root Words List #4
loqu/loc/log
luc/lum
lud/lus
mac/maj/mas/max
speech, thought
light
play
great
loqu/loc/log
speech, thought
luc/lum
light
20 terms
Top 100 Common SAT/ACT Vocab: Set 1
Abbreviate
Abstinence
Adulation
adversity
Shorten, abridge
act of refraing from
high praise
misfortune
Abbreviate
Shorten, abridge
Abstinence
act of refraing from
SAT
Ascetic
Innocuous
Banal
Ameliorate
No induldgence or luxuries
Harmless or insignificant
Commonplace, ordinary, prosaic
To improve
Ascetic
No induldgence or luxuries
Innocuous
Harmless or insignificant
64 terms
PSAT Common Prefixes
ab, abs
ad, ac, af, ag, an, ap, as, as, at
ambi
an, a
from, away from
to, forward
both
without
ab, abs
from, away from
ad, ac, af, ag, an, ap, as, as, at
to, forward
91 terms
SAT Vocabulary
phlegmatic
laconic
esoteric
flotsam
showing little emotion
using few words
intended for or understood by only a small group
the floating wreckage of a ship
phlegmatic
showing little emotion
laconic
using few words
20 terms
Top 100 Common SAT/ACT Vocab: Set 3
exemplary
extenuating
florid
fortuitous
outstanding
guilt diminishing
flushed, ornate
lucky
exemplary
outstanding
extenuating
guilt diminishing
100 terms
100 Most Common SAT words
abbreviate
abstinence
adulation
adversity
shorten, abridge
act of refraining from
high praise
misfortune
abbreviate
shorten, abridge
abstinence
act of refraining from
15 terms
Vocabulary Power Plus for SAT/ACT - Book 4 - Lesson Three
scapegoat
peremptory
atelier
axiom
one who bears the blame for others
not allowing refusal or delay; imperative
an artist's or a designer's workshop
a universal truth; an established rule
scapegoat
one who bears the blame for others
peremptory
not allowing refusal or delay; imperative
SAT VOCABULARY #24
pervade
inhabitant
terminate
fatal
to spread throughout
one living permanently in a given place
to bring to an end
Resulting in death
pervade
to spread throughout
inhabitant
one living permanently in a given place
25 terms
ACT - English Strategies
Strategy 1 - Pick the most concise way…
Strategy 2 - Use Process of elimination
Strategy 3 - Do not jump from question…
Strategy 4 - Don't be afraid to pick N…
To select the best way to organize words in a sentence, pick…
Try to eliminate wrong answers as you look for the right one…
Although it is tempting to simply go straight to the underlin…
The first answer choice is always NO CHANGE. It is correct ab…
Strategy 1 - Pick the most concise way…
To select the best way to organize words in a sentence, pick…
Strategy 2 - Use Process of elimination
Try to eliminate wrong answers as you look for the right one…
989 terms
SAT Vocab (A-Z)
abase
abate
abdicate
abduct
(v.) to humiliate, degrade (After being overthrown and abased…
(v.) to reduce, lessen (The rain poured down for a while, the…
(v.) to give up a position, usually one of leadership (When h…
(v.) to kidnap, take by force (The evildoers abducted the fai…
abase
(v.) to humiliate, degrade (After being overthrown and abased…
abate
(v.) to reduce, lessen (The rain poured down for a while, the…
100 terms
College Board Top 100 Common SAT/ACT Vocabulary Words
Abbreviate
Abstinence
Adulation
adversity
Shorten,abridge
act of refraing from
high praise
misfortune
Abbreviate
Shorten,abridge
Abstinence
act of refraing from
100 terms
Top 100 ACT Vocabulary Words
abbreviate
abstinence
adulation
adversity
Shorten,abridge
act of refraing from
high praise
misfortune
abbreviate
Shorten,abridge
abstinence
act of refraing from
PSAT Lesson 1
altruistic
ambivalent
angular
arrogant
Unselfishly concerned for the welfare of others, generous (Nu…
having contrary feelings or attitudes, uncertain as to course…
lean, sharp cornered, gaunt, (the patient has lost so much we…
overbearingly assuming; insolently proud (Because the girl wa…
altruistic
Unselfishly concerned for the welfare of others, generous (Nu…
ambivalent
having contrary feelings or attitudes, uncertain as to course…
25 terms
Club 100's Most Common SAT Words 1-25
abate
abdicate
aberration
abhor
become less in amount or intensity
give up a position
something unusual, different from the norm
to really hate
abate
become less in amount or intensity
abdicate
give up a position
46 terms
Vocabulary for the New SAT: Book 1 Lessons 1-5
edifice
ambidextrous
belated
animate
a large elaborate structure; an imposing building... ant: hovel
equally skillful with either hand
delayed... ant: timely
to give life or motion to... ant: quell
edifice
a large elaborate structure; an imposing building... ant: hovel
ambidextrous
equally skillful with either hand
20 terms
SAT® -vocabulary Part 3
hackneyed
insipid
lackluster
mundane
Overfamiliar through overuse; trite
lacking flavor or taste; unexciting
boring; dull
commonplace; ordinary
hackneyed
Overfamiliar through overuse; trite
insipid
lacking flavor or taste; unexciting
PSAT Lesson 2
Antithesis
Ascend
Austere
Autonomous
A direct opposite, a contrast (Good is the ____ of evil.)agai…
To move upward, rise from a lower station. ( The climbers ___…
Strict, stern; unadorned, ascetic (Pioneers usualy led an ___…
Independent, self- contained (One who is _________ needs no h…
Antithesis
A direct opposite, a contrast (Good is the ____ of evil.)agai…
Ascend
To move upward, rise from a lower station. ( The climbers ___…
30 terms
PSAT/SAT English #9
Exploitative
Hierarchy
Hieros
Arkhes
Intended to take selfish advantage of a situation or person.
A power structure in which members are ranked by status.
Sacred
Ruler
Exploitative
Intended to take selfish advantage of a situation or person.
Hierarchy
A power structure in which members are ranked by status.
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