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Do you read the whole reading passage for the act?

theoboombangtheoboombang Registered User Posts: 1 New Member
edited September 2011 in ACT Preparation
Do you read the whole passage or do you skim it? & what about the english section?
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Replies to: Do you read the whole reading passage for the act?

  • jake272jake272 Registered User Posts: 7 New Member
    I almost always read the whole passage and then go the questions but i am a really fast reader, meaning I am usually done with the passage 2 1/2 to 3 minutes, sometimes faster. I also used to try marking the line numbers but it didnt end up saving any time and if anything slowed me down. It all depends on you man; just try different things and see what works (it sucks if this is for tommorow's ACT lol :P
  • frenchhornlovefrenchhornlove Registered User Posts: 120 Junior Member
    Same for me - I read the whole thing, but I read fast. Sometimes I skim the questions first to see if there's any really easy ones I can answer out of context (like -In line __, what does ___ most likely mean?)
  • MiselisMMiselisM Registered User Posts: 359 Member
    Normally I'm with majority and cant read them all. Today, I read 3 of them fully, and the 4th passage I had to skim.
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