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Day 18: SAT/ACT Reading Challenge

It's Day 18 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. What Life Will Be Like in the Cities of the Future
Time

SAT/ACT Vocabulary Word Count: 21

Time: What Life Will Be Like in the Cities of the Future

In the future, smart technology embedded in everything from buildings to schools to parking spaces will change how we all live!

Featured words: adapt, assessment, consumption, dynamic, efficient, embed, incentive, infrastructure, mentor, urban.

2. Is Sherlock Holmes a Good Detective?
The Daily Beast

SAT/ACT Vocabulary Word Count: 34

The Daily Beast: Is Sherlock Holmes a Good Detective?

Sherlock Holmes is famous for his deductive reasoning skills. But would his way of thinking actually work in solving real-life crimes?

Featured words: advocate, engage, implication, inference, logic, perception, plausible, premise, rational, renowned.

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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