Step by Step Instructions on How to Solve LSAT Grouping Games: Part II

Posted by Ben H on 12/2/16 5:54 PM

This post picks up where #1 left off– in that post, I covered setting up diagrams and rules for grouping games in the LSAT Analytical Reasoning section.

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Step by Step Instructions on How to Solve LSAT Grouping Games

Posted by Ben H on 11/30/16 5:41 PM

LSAT grouping games, where we’re given a set of variables and asked to sort them into different groups, can be some of the toughest questions on the LSAT’s Analytical Reasoning section. The Recycling Centers game from the June 2007 test (Section 1, Qs 18-23) is no exception.

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4 Key Tips on How to Study for the LSAT

Posted by Nick S on 11/11/16 7:44 PM

Everyone seems to have a story about how long they studied for the LSAT. The test has a reputation for being tough, and for the most part that reputation holds true; it is definitely one of the hardest standardized tests ever created. But preparing for the LSAT doesn’t have to be as daunting as it’s made out to be. There are a few tips and tricks you can use to make the most of your study time, while also helping you avoid compromising your practice by having a less-than-perfect test day.

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LSAT LR: Solving the June 2007 exam, Section 3 Question 24

Posted by Jimmy B. on 8/3/16 7:00 PM

In this blog post, I’m going to be giving a brief introduction to the Logical Reasoning section of the LSAT. While this lesson is geared toward the LSAT, the logic skills are useful in math, classical rhetoric and philosophy, and debate.

Today we’ll start with a little myth busting and a brief overview of the test. Then we’ll do a sample question: we’ll analyze the stimulus (the sentences before the actual question), the question itself (also known as the question stem), and the answer choices. We’ll conclude with some key takeaways.

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LSAT Tutor: The Best LSAT Resources, and How to Use Them

Posted by Ann-Marie Elvin on 11/5/14 9:30 AM

 

As an LSAT tutor and law school application consultant, I’m routinely asked about preparation: Where can I find additional resources, practice problems, and mock exams…what is the best way to direct improvements in my test score….how many weeks (or months) of studying do I need to master the material…etc.

Although the questions assume various forms, they generally address a few common concerns:

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Standardized Test Preparation: Summer Edition

Posted by The Writing Wizard on 5/2/13 7:05 AM

With the school year drawing to a close, many students are gearing up for summer classes for standardized test preparation.

The summer can be an optimal time to prepare for an exam such as the SAT, LSAT, MCAT, or a number of other standardized exams. Students can focus all their energies into studying for an exam, without the extra demand of schoolwork. However, there are some pitfalls to avoid as you study over the summer. Here, we’ll discuss some of these pitfalls and way to avoid them.
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Standardized Test Preparation: Fine-Tune your Process

Posted by College Corner on 4/17/13 12:07 PM

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LSAT Tutor: Types of Logic Games

Posted by Law School on 4/2/13 9:59 AM

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LSAT Tutor: LSAT Test 101

Posted by Law School on 3/25/13 8:00 AM

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LSAT Tutor: Reading Comprehension Tips

Posted by Law School on 3/4/13 9:53 AM

I’ve written before about the Logical Reasoning and Analytical Reasoning (Logic Games) sections of the LSAT. This post will focus on Reading Comprehension and give you a few LSAT tutor tips.

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