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What is a 99th Percentile SAT Score?

If you took the SAT recently, you’ll notice that the score report gives both a composite score and percentile score. How should you interpret these numbers? Knowing what these scores mean is important in ensuring that you are maximizing your chances to get into your ...
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Should I Retake the SAT if I Scored a 1000?

If a student receives a 1000 on the SAT, that puts them in the 39th percentile, meaning the student performed better than 39% of all test takers. For every 100 points a student wants to increase their score, about 10 more questions will need to ...
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How to Calculate Your SAT Score

Although the SAT is broken up into four sections, it is only scored based on two categories: the Math section and the Evidence-Based Reading and Writing Section. The maximum score for both of these sections is 800, creating a maximum composite score of 1600. The ...
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Can You Get Your SAT Scores Early?

Waiting to receive SAT scores can be a stressful process for many students. From wanting to know what score you earned to decide you are retaking the SAT or if you want to ensure the colleges you are applying to receive your score reports in ...
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Average SAT Scores by State in America

Do you want to know how your SAT score compares to the rest of your state or even the rest of the nation? This type of data provides for a great understanding of SAT scores and where you stand among your peers. How is the ...