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Day 15: SAT/ACT Reading Challenge

It's Day 15 of our SAT/ACT Reading Challenge! From June 30 — August 8, 2014, we'll post 1-2 interesting articles for you to read each day (Mon-Fri) that will help you learn the top 100 SAT/ACT vocabulary words.

Here are today's articles:

1. The Good and Bad News About Obesity
Time

SAT/ACT Vocabulary Word Count: 14

Time: The Good and Bad News About Obesity

Do you know where your state ranks in the U.S. in terms of obesity rates?

Featured words: entrenched, epidemic, momentum, optimistic, systemic.

2. 10 Things We’ve Learned About Fat
Smithsonian Magazine

SAT/ACT Vocabulary Word Count: 21

Smithsonian: 10 Things We’ve Learned About Fat

Are trans fats really that bad for your health?

Featured words: consumption, contend, convert, disclose, homage, initiative, myth, notorious.

Subscribe to the Reading Challenge here. If you have questions or feedback, please let us know — we'd love to hear from you!

Happy Reading!

Betty

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