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Day 22: SAT/ACT Reading Challenge

It's Day 22 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. Ad campaign (lip) glosses over 'Hunger Games' message
Los Angeles Times

SAT/ACT Vocabulary Word Count: 24

LA Times: Ad campaign (lip) glosses over 'Hunger Games' message

Do some of the marketing tie-ins for The Hunger Games contradict the spirit of the books and movies?

Featured words: advocate, alliance, coalition, consumption, epic, radical, reform, rhetoric, systemic.

2. New technology helps doctors link a patient’s location to illness and treatment
Washington Post

SAT/ACT Vocabulary Word Count: 45

Washington Post: New technology helps doctors link a patient’s location to illness and treatment

New apps are radically improving the ability of doctors to collect critical patient data.

Featured words: aggregate, chronic, durable, induce, innovation, integrate, precise, prototype, vital.

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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