SAT Question of the Day
The SAT question of the day is an Identifying Sentence Errors question that has already been addressed on this blog: click here to see an explanation.
ACT Question of the Day
The ACT question of the day is a math question. The ACT differs from the SAT in that you must know some trigonometry in order to do well.
Today's question asks you to find the sine of angle A in triangle ABC. Finding the sine is easy if you remember SohCahToa: Sine = opposite/hypotenuse, Cosine = adjacent/hypotenuse, and Tangent = opposite/adjacent.
Now put what you know together. The sine of angle A is equal to the opposite side (24) over the hypotenuse (25). Your answer is the fraction 24/25.
The correct answer is (D).
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