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Brief ACT Prep

wanago2collegewanago2college Registered User Posts: 386 Member
edited January 2010 in ACT Preparation
I was going to take the Feb. ACT like many others, and was hoping for some tips. If you could write 1-2 sentences of advice for scoring high on the ACT, it would be much appreciated!!
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Replies to: Brief ACT Prep

  • ArkaneArkane Registered User Posts: 8 New Member
    It's pretty difficult to give a book's-worth of advice in two sentences, but here are the main things to watch out for:

    - Manage your time effectively, and be sure not to stall on any single question for too long. If you can manage to answer all your questions within 30-45 seconds each and go back at the end, you'll finish in time. (The ACT is time based more than trick questions, etc.)
  • collegeexamcollegeexam Registered User Posts: 4 New Member
    1. Figure out your weaknesses
    2. Study to strengthen your weaknesses
    3. Learn tips to help you take the test more efficiently (giving you more time on the harder questions)
    4. Take lots of practice tests to practice what you learned above.

    Yeah, I know it's not 1-2 sentences, but like Arkane said, it's kind of hard to do in that small space.
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