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Don’t Forget About The July LSAT!

The sun rises. Taxes are due in April. Summer blockbusters are released in summer. And the LSAT is given four times a year (September or October, December, February, and June). Right? Wrong! This year, you can take it in July as well! 2018 has the following test dates for the…

Logic Games

A Complete LSAT Conditional Reasoning Lesson

Conditional reasoning is a common feature of the LSAT, tested heavily in both the logic games and logical reasoning sections. While the term ‘conditional reasoning’ is a little intimidating, it’s important to realize that you already understand these logical relationships intuitively and use them in your daily speech. In this…

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5 Horrifyingly Wrong Ways To Study For The LSAT

We are pretty positive people here at lawschooli.com, but I can’t be merry and just tralala through life all the time. Why not? Because I see people doing stuff to prep for the LSAT that is very wrong and I have to fix it. We are also going to get…

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7 Shortcuts to a Higher LSAT Score

We thought we’d give those of you new to the LSAT some general tips to make sure you are doing this right. If you’re a regular reader, you may have seen this advice before, but it’ll still be a good refresher. However, for the newbies here’s your welcome to the…

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The Top 5 Hacks for Mastering The LSAT

Someday, maybe America will be more like the movie Gattaca, and they’ll be able to tell which law school we belong in (or whether we belong in law school at all) just by scanning our genetic material. Until then, we are stuck with the LSAT, which is like the Harry…

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Choosing Which LSAT Books To Use (And How Many)

A couple of weeks ago I was asked about using multiple LSAT prep books for each section during self-study. How many LSAT prep books do you need? Is it wise to use materials from a bunch of different LSAT companies when you are doing your prep? Here we will talk…

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LSAT Study Week 1 Advice

For those of you just getting started on our LSAT Study Schedules, I wanted to talk a little about the direction your early study should take. Right now it’s going to feel like a ton of concepts are being thrown at you all at once, and I’m hoping I can…

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LSAT LR Point At Issue Question Strategy

If you are having trouble with logical reasoning point at issue questions (also called “disagreement” or “identify the disagreement” questions), you are likely getting distracted too much by thinking about argument structure, or you are falling for crafty wrong answers. We can help you. In point at issue questions, you have…

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Destroy LSAT LR “Method of Reasoning” Questions

LSAT logical reasoning “method of reasoning” questions (also sometimes called “method of argument” questions) are one of the more minor question types on the LSAT LR section. You’ll never see more than two in a given LR section, and sometimes there aren’t any.  However, each one you encounter is still worth…

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How To Solve LSAT Weaken Questions (Logical Reasoning)

In case you didn’t notice, we are taking you through strategies for specific LSAT logical reasoning question types. We just covered ‘main point’ questions a few days ago. Today, we’ll talk about LSAT logical reasoning “weaken” questions, another one of the major question types you’ll encounter on the LSAT LR section.…

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Your New Year’s LSAT Resolution

Happy New Year’s future law students! I hope you had a good one. December LSAT scores came out today, so that will either start 2014 off with a bang, or you’ll be headed back to the drawing board to get your score right. Also, we know we have a ton…

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Tips For Increasing Speed On The LSAT

By the time LSAT test day arrives, you should know how to methodically approach each and every LSAT problem that is likely to arise with confidence. You should be able to diagram any conditional statement and any logic game no matter how tricky. The techniques for approaching problems should come…

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