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Princeton University

Value for money universities

Choosing a university is a big commitment that requires to take into consideration many factors. Most students, counselors and parents use some very common criteria: the admission and graduation rate, the university’s reputation and location, the curriculum, the cost, and the standing of the school in a set of accredited rankings.


What’s new with the ACT & SAT?

The ACT Test – a basic entry requirement for thousands of US colleges and universities – will be administered on computers at international test centres as of September 2018.

three sisters

Three daugthers

A man in my neighborhood has three daughters. One day when I asked their ages he said, “The product of their ages is 36.” When I still couldn’t find their ages he said, “Ok. I’ll give you another clue: the sum of their ages is same as the number of my house.”


3, 3, 7, 7 = 24?

Can YOU solve this fiendishly difficult math problem? 95% of MIT students CANNOT and only 10% of Stanford students CAN! Here it is: Can you make the number 24 from using 3, 3, 7, 7? And here are the rules: you have to use ALL the numbers but once only.

salt shaker

No point rubbing salt into the wound!

How many English idioms do you know that include “salt”? Salt plays a significant role in many areas of our lives: we need it to survive; we use it to preserve foods; we add it to food to bring out the taste.