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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.

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« 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.

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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. -The Lord Jesus

The Saviour is made of elements which are distinct from one another yet He is not two Persons. God forbid! For both natures are one by the combination. -St. Gregory Nazianzen