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February 15, 2021
Post-baccalaureate Programs

This article describes what a post-baccalaureate Program is. How much it costs, and how you can choose the right program.

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January 15, 2021
DAT PAT Pattern Folding Strategy Guide for 2022 [Updated]

The Pattern folding on the Perceptual Ability Test is key for the best score performance. These type of questions usually are pretty straight forward and while they might seem intimidating at first, we will show you exactly why you should not fear them. In fact, the best thing that you can do is to practice […]

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January 9, 2021
DAT Study Tips to Score a perfect 30

Here are four important DAT Study Tips to Score a perfect 30. These will help you ace your DAT and enroll in your dream dental school.

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December 6, 2020
Best DAT Study Schedule (Study Smarter, The Right Way)

Confused about how to approach your DAT prep? Don't worry! This article will help you make your own DAT Study Schedule.

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July 7, 2020
The Importance of Manual Dexterity

What is the importance of manual dexterity, especially in the field of dentistry. The article also discusses several ways to improve your manual dexterity.

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June 10, 2020

This article provides you with the necessary information and tips and tricks to help you ace the perceptual ability test of the DAT.

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January 13, 2020
PAT Cube Counting - A Guided Introduction 2022 [Updated]

Cube counting is usually thought of as an easy section, however, it should not to be taken lightly. In fact, the Perceptual Ability Test doesn’t have problems that are just plain and simple. You’ll likely have to put effort into each and every single question you face on exam day. What you’ll find below is […]

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January 11, 2020
DAT Hole Punching: PAT Guide for 2022 [Updated]

The Perceptual Ability Test, or PAT, has over 90 questions to answer. In this particular introduction, we will be focusing on hole punching. This PAT section can be easily cruised through with the right preparation. The best type of preparation is one that involves a lot of practice. Since this is just a simple introduction […]

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January 7, 2020
PAT Angle Ranking

Angle ranking is a simple test that is used on the Perceptual Ability Test. I’m sure that by now you’re pretty familiar with what an angle is and what it can represent. If that’s not the case don’t worry. All that you need to know to know about angles to ace this section is how […]

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December 24, 2019
DAT Keyholes

PAT Keyholes. A brief introduction to what you can expect from the section of keyholes in the Perceptual Ability Test of the Dental Admission Test.

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