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Reviews About Old Software on CD-ROM from the 1990’s

Acing the New SAT March 14, 2009

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Acing the New SAT

Acing the New SAT (Penguin Electronic) sounds terrifically promising. Ace the SATs? Teenagers’ eyes sparkle with visions of bright 1600s – they want to believe. And the program has several things in its favor: the five tutors are young, intelligent and almost fun, and the tutorials are fine once you get going (more…)


Underground CD-ROM Handbook for the SAT February 5, 2009

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Underground CD-ROM Handbook for the SAT

Fearful high school seniors can also add the Underground CD-ROM Handbook for the SAT (Workman Swfte) to their list of SAT preparation material. Four real-life students transformed into cartoon characters lead you through the tutorials (more…)


Inside the SAT December 28, 2008

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Inside the SAT

Lucky for you, Inside the SAT (RevieWare) can make this miserable task almost pleasant. Basically, this is a “Hallmark Card” interface – lots of little, friendly cartoon students and teachers running around in cute, friendly cartoon scenes (more…)


Score Builder for the SAT November 20, 2008

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Score Builder For the SAT and PSAT

Calm down. Or so advises the reasonable Score Builder for the SAT and PSAT (The Learning Co./Softkey), obviously created by designers with vivid memories of their own traumatic experiences (more…)