Believe me, that’s the best thing you’ve heard all day. Because you can read articles from the same sources the SAT gets material from.
The new SAT pulls articles from major newspapers and reputable magazines like Think about the context of the real world. And writers are constantly publishing new material on current events.
Here is an example of a new essay topic: Official SAT Essay #1 PDFHere is my sample essay for that topic: My Sample Essay For the New SATAnd while we're at it, here are some free official essay topics for you to study and practice: Official new SAT Essay #1AOfficial new SAT Essay #2AOfficial new SAT Essay #2 PDFOfficial new SAT Essay #3 PDFOfficial new SAT Essay #4 PDFI strongly suggest that you write the essays by hand using the blank essay space provided in the book, to get a feel for the length and the timing.
Most of us can type faster than we can write, but for now at least, the SAT is still a paper and pencil test.
I bet you weren’t expected to see in that list, were you!
Remember, the new SAT uses articles from all kinds of publications.
There are many great examples from history to use for the SAT essay, but here are five that you may already know about.
I’ve identified some common SAT essay topic themes that each piece of evidence will work for.
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