The ACT stands for American College Testing. It is a national college admissions examination that consists of subject area tests in English, Mathematics, Reading, Science and an optional Writing Test.
The ACT is a curriculum-based achievement test, measuring what a student has learned in school.
There are several strategies you can use to help you better prepare for the ACT.
- Practice Pacing Yourself
- Become Familiar with the Test Directions for Each Test
- Read Each Question Carefully
- Answer the Easy Questions First
- Answer Every Question
- Review your Work
- Bubble in Groups
If you know testing is one of your weaknesses, consider getting a tutor or joining a test preparation course.