The SAT was originally designed not to be aligned with high school curricula,  but several adjustments were made for the version of the SAT introduced in , and College Board president, David Coleman , has said that he also wanted to make the test reflect more closely what students learn in high school with the new Common Core standards. Although taking the SAT, or its competitor the ACT , is required for freshman entry to many colleges and universities in the United States,  during the s, many institutions made these entrance exams optional ,    but this did not stop the students from attempting to achieve high scores  as they and their parents are skeptical of what "optional" means in this context. The SAT is typically taken by high school juniors and seniors. They state that the SAT assesses how well the test-takers analyze and solve problems—skills they learned in school that they will need in college. However, the test is administered under a tight time limit speeded to help produce a range of scores. The College Board also states that use of the SAT in combination with high school grade point average GPA provides a better indicator of success in college than high school grades alone, as measured by college freshman GPA.
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By George Huffman. The task of predicting the weather that will be observed at a future time is called weather forecasting. As one of the primary objectives of the science of meteorology, weather forecasting has depended critically on the scientific and technological advances in meteorology that have taken place since the latter half of the 19th century. Historical Background Throughout most of history, forecasting efforts at any given site depended solely on observations that could be made at that site.
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By Susan A. Miller Ed. Six-month-old Gaby gurgles as she lies on her stomach and kicks her legs. Her teacher sits on the rug and offers her an interesting toy. Gaby pushes up with her arms and lifts her head to get a good look at it.