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Day 20: SAT/ACT Reading Challenge

It's Day 20 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. Look at JetBlue’s Swanky New Cabins for Elite Fliers
Wired

SAT/ACT Vocabulary Word Count: 31

Wired: Look at JetBlue’s Swanky New Cabins for Elite Fliers

JetBlue is re-imagining the first class air travel experience with seats that lie flat and mini-suites to block out cabin noise.

Featured words: accessible, conventional, ideal, innovation, lucrative, perspective, prone, subtle, unique.

2. The Scary Side of Synbio Glowing Plants
Mother Jones

SAT/ACT Vocabulary Word Count: 37

Mother Jones: The Scary Side of Synbio Glowing Plants

Some scientists are using Kickstarter to raise funding to create glow-in-the-dark plants. Is this a good idea?

Featured words: collaboration, eminent, entrenched, generate, regime, ubiquitous.

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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