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Below are some other sites where you can improve your skills, see a cool video, or otherwise expand your mind. Each column can be sorted by subject or if it is a video or funny by clicking the top.

Additionally, check out our Formula Sheets for various tests and courses including TACHS, SHSAT (Stuyvesant, Technical High Schools), HSPT (Regis test), Regents, AP, and SATs.

Scholarships for K-12 in Brooklyn, Staten Island, Manhattan, Queens, the Bronx. Some ethnic scholarships have also bee included.
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Free MIT Course Books http://mitopencourseware.wordpress.com/ocw-bookshelf/ 45 Free Textbook for MIT Courses Text Textbook 
Chegg http://www.chegg.com/ Step by step solutions to textbook problems Text Textbook 
Boundless - online textbooks+ https://www.boundless.com/ Online Textbooks Text Textbook 
NYS Regents Home http://www.nysedregents.org/ Find practice tests, solutions, and reference tables for high school courses from Algebra I to Physics Tools Test Prep 
Practice ELA TACHS questions www.saintjosephbythesea.com created by St . Joseph by-the-Sea of Staten Island Tools Test Prep 
TACHS Handbook http://www.tachsinfo.com/PDF/Handbook.pdf Test for Admission to Catholic High Schools Handbook Tools Test Prep 
Chewing gum helps you concentrate http://www.bps.org.uk/news/chewing-gum-helps-you-concentrate-longer  Text Test Prep 
AP Chemistry http://media.collegeboard.com/ Test Prep for the AP Chemistry exam Tools Test Prep 
The Last Answer http://www.thrivenotes.com/the-last-answer/ by Isaac Asimov Text Short Story 
The Last Question http://www.physics.princeton.edu/ph115/LQ.pdf by Isaac Asimov Text Short Story 
The Library of Babel http://jubal.westnet.com/ by Jorge Luis Borges Text Short Story 
Coursera https://www.coursera.org/ Free Online Courses Tools Self Teach 
Duolingo https://www.duolingo.com/ Free language learning Tools Self Teach 
Khan Academy https://www.khanacademy.org/ We will recommend problems for you. Enter Coach ID: D5H4DM Tools Self Teach 
ThinkQuest http://thinkquest.org/pls/html/think.library Websites for students by students Tools Self Teach 
Edx https://www.edx.org/ Take online courses from the world's best universities Tools Self Teach 
Mathigon http://world.mathigon.org/ A visually appealing place to explore the world of math Tools Self Teach 
Equations that changed the world http://imgur.com/a/UoeFT I bet you don't know them all Pic Science/Math 
Wolframalpha https://www.wolframalpha.com Ask it anything...seriously Tools Science/Math 
Harvard Intro to Computer Science http://www.openculture.com A learning to code site from openculture Tools Programming 
Udacity https://www.udacity.com/ Videos to improve skills, mostly in computer programming Tools Programming 
Entropy Concepts http://hyperphysics.phy-astr.gsu.edu/ How does entropy relate to Chemistry and Physics? Text Physics 
Mind bending advanced physics concepts http://imgur.com/a/CVbTk#0  Video Physics 
Exploring other Dimensions http://unplugthetv.com/post/56458837867/exploring-other-dimensions What would a being that lived in 1 or 2 dimensions perceive? Video Physics 
Ray Diagrams for Mirrors http://hyperphysics.phy-astr.gsu.edu/hbase/geoopt/mirray.html  Text Physics 
Vacuum http://xkcd.com/669/  Funny Physics 
Kidnapped physics problem http://imgur.com/iCz9Qe8  Funny Physics 
Light Dispersion http://upload.wikimedia.org Insights into prisms Video Physics 
Angular Momentum Visual https://www.youtube.com/ Demonstrating the conservation of angular momentum on a freely spinning wheel Video Physics 
Double Slit Experiment (Cartoon Animation) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8M72pX5wlyE We thought we knew almost everything before this experiment and it just kept getting more bizarre from here  Video Physics 
Ray Diagrams for Lenses http://www.physicsclassroom.com/class/refrn/u14l5da.cfm  Text Physics 
Learnerds http://www.learnerds.com/ One a day questions focused on Physics and passing the FE Tools Physics 
Pouring water upside down http://i.imgur.com/BNYzyPd.jpg  Funny Physics 
XX and XY Axes http://xkcd.com/833/ Make sure you... Funny Math 
Quotery http://www.quotery.com/ Looking for a quote, find it here Tools Humanities 
World Digital Library http://www.wdl.org Makes significant primary maierials available from cultures around the world for free Tools Humanities 
Chronozoom http://www.chronozoom.com/ Explore time Tools Humanities 
Middle-aged http://imgur.com/yCQ7Xf8  Funny Humanities 
Geoguessr http://www.geoguessr.com/ Game to guess where in the world the picture is Tools Humanities 
Birds on Wires https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LoM4ZZJ2UrM Song made from birds perched on wires Video General 
Toothpick Castle http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4QLgEcTq6Pg  Video General 
Universitas http://www.universitas21.com Center for academic research Tools General 
Ted Talks http://www.ted.com/ Specialists talking about a variety of interesting subjects Video General 
Physical Reaction https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9qSEfcIfYbw between hot nickel and water Video Chemistry 
Triple Point Demonstration https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XEbMHmDhq2I#aid=P-r7CLddQZs One-third liquid, one-third solid, one-third gas all at the same time  Video Chemistry 
Chemical Reaction http://i0.wp.com/www.randominterestingfacts.com between Iodine and Zinc Video Chemistry 
Atom's First by Mark Bishop http://preparatorychemistry.com/bishop_atoms_first.htm Online Chemistry textbook with animations Text Chemistry 
Popcorn kernel https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CXDstfD9eJ0 overheating in slowmotion Video Chemistry 
Liquid Nitrogen explosion https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GsXpt1etTnA Slow motion liquid nitrogen covered in ping pong balls Video Chemistry 
Nanoputian http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nanoputian Chemicals inspired by the civilization in Gulliver's Travels Funny Chemistry 
Metal Grinding Against Metal http://i.imgur.com/t7cdpg8.gif  Video Chemistry 
Pepto Bi smuth http://vimeo.com/52834485 An artistic rendering of the chemical process of isolating bismuth metal from Pepto Bismol. Video Chemistry 
Tree of Life http://www.evogeneao.com/ Amazing Pic Biology 
Time Tree http://www.timetree.org/ Find out when two organism shared a common ancestor Tools Biology 
White Blood Cell Chases Bacterium https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JnlULOjUhSQ  Video Biology 
30 Mental Math Tricks http://www.glad2teach.co.uk/ Learn some mental math tricks Video Basic Math 
Infinite Hotel Paradox https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Uj3_KqkI9Zo An interesting thought experiment about infinity Video Basic Math 
Math is fun http://www.mathsisfun.com/index.htm Practice and explanations for Prealgebra Tools Basic Math 
Sin graph from a circle http://i.imgur.com/DWuA6Vn.gif Circle, square, hexagon Video >= Trigonometry  
Dancing Math Functions http://i.imgur.com/2cFlr3Q.jpg  Funny >= Trigonometry  
Paranormal Distribution http://imgur.com/dNFvDBT Normal distribution or... Funny >= Trigonometry  
Wave function from a heart http://25.media.tumblr.com/  Video >= Trigonometry  
Paul's Online Math Formula Sheets http://tutorial.math.lamar.edu/cheat_table.aspx Great math resources Tools >= Trigonometry  
Integral Tables http://integral-table.com/ Most of the Integrals you will ever need. If it's not here, see wolframalpha Tools >= Trigonometry  
Wave function from 3 connecting circles http://25.media.tumblr.com/ A regualr sin graph with some added complexity Video >= Trigonometry  
Practice Math TACHS questions www.saintjosephbythesea.com created by St . Joseph by-the-Sea of Staten Island Tools <= Algebra 
SHSAT Practice  http://schools.nyc.gov/ ELA and Math Questions Tools <= Algebra 
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