PowerScore LSAT Forum Post of the Day: Choosing a Prep Course After Reading the PowerScore Bibles

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Which prep course should you take after reading the PowerScore LSAT Bibles? This is a fantastic question that we get frequently, and in today's LSAT Forum Post of the Day, LSAT expert Nikki Siclunov offers some tips to a student on how to find the best course fit for you.

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December 2016 LSAT Logical Reasoning Recap

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 Trends in Logical Reasoning: What's In? What's Out? What's Next? 

The LSAC Winter Collection is out! It's a hot one, and we're not just talking leather and fur.   

It is hard to make Logical Reasoning glamorous, but it's not an overstatement to say if you succeed on LR, you'll likely succeed on the LSAT. If you struggle with LR, you're going to be playing catch-up everywhere else, and not just because LR is half your score. 

Logical Reasoning questions illustrate the principles tested throughout the LSAT, so if you master arguments, you're on your way to succeeding both with games and reading comprehension. Argument sections are not as neat and tidy as logic games sections or reading comp, in which you can categorize everything by game or passage, but LR sections do reveal trends in what the LSAC considers important, so they bear analysis.

So how did the December LR sections stack up?

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Topics: LSAT Logical Reasoning, LSAT Prep, LSAT Forum

PowerScore LSAT Forum Post of the Day: Nested Conditionals

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If you come across a Nested Conditional statement, you cannot completely ignore it unless, of course, you don't care about that one extra point. Oh, and by the way, you just came across a Nested Conditional statement. See how easy that was? In today's LSAT Forum Post of the Day, LSAT expert Nikki Siclunov offers some tips to a student on handling such complex conditionals.

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PowerScore LSAT Forum Post of the Day: Method of Reasoning - Argument Part questions

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Examining the incorrect answers in Method and Flaw questions is one of the best ways to improve your LSAT Logical Reasoning skills. In this discussion from the PowerScore LSAT Forum, Logical Reasoning bible author Dave Killoran creates a hypothetical answer to fit an incorrect answer choice, and discusses the value of doing that for other questions. If you need to improve your LR score, this post can help you do that!

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Announcing PowerScore's Free LSAT Logic Games Video Series

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This is something of a departure from my typical posts, which cover LSAT news, provide concept-specific advice, and offer answers to the most common student questions I receive.

Instead today I'm writing to alert you to a newly-introduced preparation resource that should prove immensely valuable for any students out there struggling with Logic Games: our free LG video series!

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Topics: LSAT Logic Games, LSAT Prep, LSAT Forum

PowerScore LSAT Forum Post of the Day: LSAT Rarities

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In this LSAT Forum Post of the Day, PowerScore Course Developer and Senior Instructor Jon Denning replies to a student who had two questions on Jon's most recent blog article, detailing exactly what is meant by "rarity" on the LSAT, and how that impacts you as a test taker.

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PowerScore LSAT Forum Post of the Day: 10 Week Study Plan

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In this LSAT Forum Post of the Day, PowerScore Course Developers Jon Denning and Nikki Siclunov help provide advice and a detailed study plan for a student who only has 10 weeks left to prepare for the test and isn't sure how to best maximize our study materials in that given period of time. 

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PowerScore LSAT Forum Post of the Day: How to Treat a Low Score

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When attempting early practice LSATs under timed conditions, many students come away extremely discouraged with their results. This is understandable, of course, as your LSAT score is the key to attending a great school, and a poor performance can hold you back more than any other factor. So how should you view low scores early in your prep, and what can you do to get past them?

In this LSAT Forum Post of the Day, PowerScore Course Developers Jon Denning and Nikki Siclunov help a student who's struggling with low scores determine what to do next in terms of test confidence, preparation options, and test day goals.

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