While general discussion about the ACT test is allowed by ACT, discussion of test questions may violate your agreement with ACT. Please be thoughtful in your posts and replies.
College Confidential’s “Dean,” Sally Rubenstone, put together 25 of her best tips. So far, the "25 Tips from the Dean" eBook has helped more than 10K students choose a college, get in, and pay for it. Get your free copy: http://goo.gl/9zDJTM
I took the practice ACT last year without any prep and got a 23 on it. I took it again this year and got a 24. I got..
24s-English and Science
23s-Reading and Math
and an 8 on the writing portion.
I was really disappointed with my scores, because I know i'm capable of a much higher score. I'm in all advanced classes at my school and I normally do well on tests. I think my major problem is that I'm not good with timed tests. I had to guess on about 8 questions for the english and reading due to running out of time. I also guessed on about 10 on the math, because I ran out of time and for the science I guessed on about 5 and had to leave 3 blank, because I ran out of time. Are these good scores since I had to guess on so many? What are some tips so that I can get through the sections with the amount of time we are given. I want to take it again in June and am prepping online and with Barron's. I hope to get at LEAST a 29.