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user83248324
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Hi,

I am wondering how the SAT II math section compares to the ACT math section for those who have taking both. From looking at some samples question the college board website the SAT II obvoiusly looks harder. I also understand that it has an easier curve. How difficult all are the questions though, do the first 10, 20 or 30 questions compare to the first 30 questions found on the ACT math, or is every question on the SAT II math around a level that is comparable to the last ten or so math questions found on the ACT. Thanks for any help you can provide.

I am wondering how the SAT II math section compares to the ACT math section for those who have taking both. From looking at some samples question the college board website the SAT II obvoiusly looks harder. I also understand that it has an easier curve. How difficult all are the questions though, do the first 10, 20 or 30 questions compare to the first 30 questions found on the ACT math, or is every question on the SAT II math around a level that is comparable to the last ten or so math questions found on the ACT. Thanks for any help you can provide.

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## Replies to: SAT II Math vs ACT Math

136Junior Member109Junior Member2,770Senior MemberSAT II Math Level II >>>> ACT MAth

107Junior MemberWhat I am essentially wondering though, is how the easiest questions compare between tests.

If SAT II math questions increase in difficult like the ACT Math questions do, then are there 10 or 15 or 25 questions on the SAT II that are at a similar level to the first 30 questions on the ACT(or maybe none?). Or do the least difficult questions on the SAT II Math 2 correspond more with the 40-60 or 50-60 questions on the ACT, and the harder questions on the SAT II are way harder than anything on the ACT?

112Junior MemberAnyways, the first 30-35 questions or so on the SAT II Math is about how hard the ACT Math will get by its last two or three questions. The last 10-15 questions on the SAT II Math will be much more difficult with one or two of these questions plug-and-play calculator types for easy answers if you know what to do. Take both and see, then take them again...if you haven't already? Hope this helps!

107Junior MemberMy last question for anyone would be what their act math score was vs their sat math IIC score if they took them both.

Thanks again.