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Nov 05

Why salt water tastes salty….

Thank you, Joshua, for asking the question in class last week regarding why salt water still tastes salty if the Na and Cl ions are separated when dissolved in water.  Here’s the answer:  Salty things taste salty because they are dissolved by the saliva in our mouth; thus if they did not separate into separate …

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Aug 06

Over 1000 college credits earned and thousands of $$$$ saved!

Students in my study groups and classes have now earned over 1000 college credits and saved thousands of $$$$ on college tuition as well as hours of classroom time! Way to go students for sticking with the process and finishing strong!

Apr 15

Environmental Science Feedback

Here are a few comments from a recent successful test taker: “The test questions were not longer than the practice test questions which I liked and they did ask about some environmental acts, the earth’s atmosphere layers, eutrophication, relationships between species (mutualism, parasitism etc.)” AND from another student who took and PASSED the Environment and …

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Jan 08

Country music and CLEP success?????

Whether you’re a country music fan or not, the lyrics to the new Jason Aldean song The Only Way I Know emphasize a lot of qualities exhibited by those who are successful in earning college credits via CLEP or DSST exams!  Check out the lyrics here and pay attention to what they say about perseverance …

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Sep 19

Practice Test Know-How

Practice tests are another weapon in your arsenal for CLEP/DSST success!  They are not necessarily intended to test what you already know, but to supplement your learning and to continue to BUILD your knowledge of the subject.  Don’t expect to know all or even most of the answers the first time you take a practice …

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Sep 10

Study Skills for Successful Students:

Remember to bring to class each week:  a textbook and some homework that you are already doing.  We will be applying the study skills we learn in class to YOUR OWN homework

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