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Revised SAT Debuts

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Revised SAT Debuts

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For the first time in a decade, the SAT college entrance exam has been revised. The verbal analogy section was dropped, an essay segment was added and the math portion was changed to more closely parallel what's being taught in high schools. Two college admissions officers — North Carolina's Dr. Jerry Lucido and Carleton College's Paul Thiboutot — talk about how they'll use test results.

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