MONDAY MATH MADNESS; 4/22/19

Published Monday, April 22, 2019 by Tifinie

  Practice your math skills regularly by solving the Math Madness Quiz Questions and keep them strong enough to ace your college admissions exams!   MATH MADNESS QUIZ QUESTION   Caitlin is Abdul’s neighbor.  She saw what Abdul did to his yard last week and wanted to make her yard more colorful too.  She decided to plant cherry blossoms in the perimeter of her yard.  Each cherry blossom needs to have a 2.5’ radius of space to grow and Caitlin doesn’t want any extra space between them once they’ve fully grown.  The back wall of… Continue Reading

EXCEL AT A GLANCE; 4/19/19 – 4/25/19

Published Thursday, April 18, 2019 by Tifinie

  See what’s coming soon at Excel! High school students:  Sign up for our upcoming SAT, ACT, and SAT Subject courses!  We are offering a variety of courses this spring and summer that will help you increase your college admission test scores.  Now is the perfect time to start preparing for next fall’s exams! Our SAT and ACT classroom courses are generally 4 weeks long and come with 6 months of access to our Exam Club library of practice tests for free.  Our SAT course also includes 6 group tutorial sessions after the course is… Continue Reading

WEDNESDAY WISDOM; 4/17/19

Published Wednesday, April 17, 2019 by Tifinie

  FOOD 4 THOUGHT   It is important to take a step back and reflect once in a while.  Enjoy this quote and see if you can find a way to relate it to your life.     “Tell me and I’ll forget; show me and I may remember; involve me and I’ll understand.” -Chinese Proverb     The best way to understand something is to get knee-deep in it.  Any time that you want to learn something either quickly and/or thoroughly, immerse yourself in it as much as you can for best results.  If… Continue Reading

TUESDAY TIPS; 4/16/19

Published Tuesday, April 16, 2019 by Tifinie

  TODAY’S TIP TOPIC:  PICKING A COLLEGE   Start by getting familiar with your options.  Explore the websites of as many colleges and universities that you can.  Look at all of the information they display on their various pages and really get a feel for the energy of the school.  Is this a place that excites you?  Do you feel like you will fit in?  Are there special aspects, like a campus club, sports team, or teachers, that interest you?  Can you picture yourself a part of that campus community?   Let the different paths… Continue Reading

MONDAY MATH MADNESS; 4/15/19

Published Monday, April 15, 2019 by Tifinie

Regular practice will keep your math skills always at their best!  Continue to keep your math skills super strong by practicing this week’s Math Madness Brain Buster.   MATH MADNESS QUIZ QUESTION   Abdul is landscaping his yard.  The back fence is 34 feet wide and the depth of the backyard is 18 feet.  He has a perimeter of plants in his backyard that comes in two feet from the fence.  If Abdul wants to put grass in the remaining portion of his backyard, and the grass is sold at a rate of $12/sqft, how… Continue Reading