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Daily SAT-ACT Reader: Edition #21

Today's Daily SAT-ACT Reader features articles from Time Magazine.

1. College Is Dead. Long Live College!
Time, 10/18/2012

SAT/ACT Vocabulary Word Count: 55

Time: College Is Dead. Long Live College!

Online learning is exploding - what does this mean about the future of higher education? Read more and learn words like purport, incite, embed, lament, distinction, imprimatur, rigorous, perilous, absurd, cognition, and garnish.

2. When Keeping Up with the Joneses Means You’ll Save More Money
Time, 10/17/2012

SAT/ACT Vocabulary Word Count: 15

Time: When Keeping Up with the Joneses Means You’ll Save More Money

Wanna boost your savings account? Get a buddy to prod you along. Intrigued? Read more and learn vocabulary words like logic, dictate, incentive, accountability, render, mechanism, ultimatum, and ideal.

3. Kateri Tekakwitha: Vatican Prepares for First Native American Saint
Time, 10/19/2012

SAT/ACT Vocabulary Word Count: 14

Time: Kateri Tekakwitha: Vatican Prepares for First Native American Saint

Over the weekend, the Vatican canonized its first ever Native American saint, Kateri Tekakwitha, a member of the Mohawk tribe who lived in the 17th century. Learn more and pick up vocabulary words like canonize, epidemic, impair, convert, toil, disfigure, venerate, intervene, and induce.

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