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do you need help with the READING section? CLICK HERE!

lovelytexanlovelytexan Registered User Posts: 50 Junior Member
edited April 2010 in ACT Preparation
I was tired of when ACT books said to me..."read actively"
yep, I know what it means, but have no idea how to execute it.
SO I came across a FREE online book by Kris Madden who has compiled a book that will help you speed read and understand the context of the passages.

before reading this book my ACT score for reading was 23, then after reading it I went up to a 30.

I hope any of y'all taking the ACT in April like me will find this helpful!

Learn To Speed Read Book - Kris Madden - The Speed Reading Writer
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Replies to: do you need help with the READING section? CLICK HERE!

  • Henry18Henry18 Registered User Posts: 51 Junior Member
    From 23 to 30? I have to try this!!! Thanks!!!
  • superexcitedsuperexcited Registered User Posts: 736 Member
    Thanks for this, as it will surely help many! However, to fully 'master' speed reading takes practice. It's not really a learn-from-a-book skill.
  • muhammadsajjadmuhammadsajjad Registered User Posts: 118 New Member
    Hello everyone on College Confidential. Thank you very much lovelytexan. I always do bad on the ACT Reading section (I got a 24 my most recent time), and that just kills my Composite score. I love reading, but I hate reading within a small time limit, because when I read, I try to get the profound meaning of it and that wastes my time. Hopefully this can help.
    I reiterate: Thank you very much, lovelytexan!
  • suhstacysuhstacy Registered User Posts: 192 Junior Member
    thanks! I might have to try this!!^^
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