In learning to read and analyze literature, students will see these terms pop up again and again. Being able to recognize literary devices – linguistic or writing techniques meant to produce a specific effect – is an important part of
What Are Literal Equations?
Have you ever been studying math for test prep and you come across a problem where it’s an equation but there are only letters? Maybe there are a few numbers sprinkled in, but, predominantly, it’s a
Are you struggling with Math? In this episode, Ralston will talk about things students should keep in mind when learning mathematical concepts as well as some tips for what students should focus on understanding. Read the
When it comes to the English section of the ACT or the Writing and Language section of the SAT, having a firm grasp on some of the essential punctuation rules can really put students at an advantage. A great portion
I have to learn Latin?
Not quite. Many students might make a face when told they should learn Latin and Greek word roots. A student learning and speaking English might wonder what the point in learning any sort of Latin
Do you ever look at a chart and feel like the numbers jumble together? Have you ever taken a glance at a graph and had no idea what’s going on? Even if you’re confident in your ability to read the
Have you tried solving an equation and ended up stuck on a step halfway through? Having trouble making sense of equations or why they matter? In each installment of Step by Step, we’ll explain how you can approach a variety
Many people struggle with how to use commas correctly. There are so many rules for so many situations that it becomes difficult not to confuse one with another. In the early years of your education, you may have heard
English is a tough language. There are so many rules, and so many words that sound alike, but mean completely different things. There may be words in your everyday vocabulary you aren’t aware you’re misusing. There are words and phrases
Math is one of the fundamental skills that students develop through their school years. It’s a skill that appears in every aspect of our life, though we hardly realize it. It’s also one of the subjects students have the most