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Offline Severian

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Standardized Tests
« on: May 31, 2013, 06:10:17 PM »
Tomorrow I will be taking the SAT and in a week from now I will be taking the ACT. This is my first time taking these tests so, worst case scenario, even if I do not receive the scores I want, I can retake them in the Fall. Please pray that I do not screw up too badly, despite my admitted laziness and procrastination when studying.

Lord have mercy on me and forgive me!
« Last Edit: May 31, 2013, 06:10:49 PM by Severian »
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Re: Standardized Tests
« Reply #1 on: May 31, 2013, 06:46:42 PM »
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Re: Standardized Tests
« Reply #2 on: May 31, 2013, 07:42:22 PM »
Lord, have mercy on Severian.
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Re: Standardized Tests
« Reply #3 on: June 01, 2013, 05:03:09 PM »
I took it a few hours ago. I think I did all right. Thank you all for your prayers.

Lord have mercy!
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Re: Standardized Tests
« Reply #4 on: June 01, 2013, 05:46:44 PM »
wow are you very young?
isn't this some american test for 17 year olds?
or maybe i got it wrong...
hope yr result is good
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Re: Standardized Tests
« Reply #5 on: June 01, 2013, 08:16:48 PM »
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Re: Standardized Tests
« Reply #6 on: June 01, 2013, 08:19:55 PM »
wow are you very young?
isn't this some american test for 17 year olds?
or maybe i got it wrong...
hope yr result is good
 :)
Yep.
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Re: Standardized Tests
« Reply #7 on: June 02, 2013, 12:39:48 AM »
I'm sure you did fine.   :)

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Re: Standardized Tests
« Reply #8 on: June 20, 2013, 07:55:09 AM »
I received my scores back. And with the help of your prayers, I got a 1930 (around 90th percentile, I believe). Not bad considering it was my first try and I barely studied (though I would like to triumph over this laziness over the summer). I have yet to receive my ACT scores back.

Thank you Lord, glory be to you!
« Last Edit: June 20, 2013, 07:58:13 AM by Severian »
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Re: Standardized Tests
« Reply #9 on: June 20, 2013, 07:58:17 AM »
For some reason I always thought that Severian was a lot older.
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Re: Standardized Tests
« Reply #10 on: June 20, 2013, 10:50:45 AM »
For some reason I always thought that Severian was a lot older.
Why, thank you. :)
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Re: Standardized Tests
« Reply #11 on: June 20, 2013, 10:54:04 AM »
I received my scores back. And with the help of your prayers, I got a 1930 (around 90th percentile, I believe). Not bad considering it was my first try and I barely studied (though I would like to triumph over this laziness over the summer). I have yet to receive my ACT scores back.

Thank you Lord, glory be to you!
Specifically, my scores were:
Critical Reading: 590/800, 78th percentile (honestly, this is a bit disappointing as I consider English, both reading and writing, to be my strong point)

Math: 610/800, 78th percentile (satisfying, considering math is my weakest subject)

Writing: 730/800, 98th percentile (this made me ecstatic)
  Multiple Choice: 73/80
  Essay: 9/12
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Re: Standardized Tests
« Reply #12 on: June 24, 2013, 04:35:05 PM »
I received a 25 composite on my ACT (82nd percentile). I definitely want to raise it to a 30 or at least a 29 by September. Thank you all for your prayers.
« Last Edit: June 24, 2013, 04:35:16 PM by Severian »
"These things I have spoken unto you, that in me ye might have peace. In the world ye shall have tribulation: but be of good cheer; I have overcome the world." -Jesus Christ

May the 21 new martyrs pray for us all.

Please, remember me in your prayers

Lord, protect Egypt, Syria, Lebanon & Iraq.