The Knowsys method of approaching the SAT essay calls for you to research historical examples, literary examples, and current events before you take your test. As you research, be careful that you are using reputable sources. Yes, you may have heard this a thousand times, but even sources that look good may not have all of their facts straight. For evidence of this fact, check out this current event. What do you think of the publications that fell for this hoax? You will look silly if you use false information for your SAT essay or any other essay that you must write in the future.