The ACT® is made up of four tests, 215 questions in all and needs to be completed in 2 hours and 55 minutes. Know the facts about ACT.
In the English subtest you are required to answer 75 questions in 45 minutes. There are five passages with 15 questions each which means you will need to complete each passage in nine minutes or less. Do you really know which content areas are your weakest? Knowing this will help you learn the concept and improve your score.
In the Mathematics substest you are required to answer 60 questions in 60 minutes. We will idenitfy which subcontent areas are your weakest so you can focus your efforts on those areas. The online videos and practice materials for the top three improvement areas can be covered in four to five hours so you are better prepared for the Math test.
In the Reading subtest you are required to answer 30 questions in 35 minutes. While you may not like the passages, you are not expected to study the passage to answer the questions. Our assessment will identify the passage and question types that offer the greatest opportunity to improve your score. The accompanying practice materials will enhance your ability to understand these question types and boost your confidence.
In the Science subtest you are required to answer 30 questions in 35 minutes. The six passages cover data representation, research summary and conflicting view point passage types. There are three question types: Analysis, Application and Comprehension. We will identify the question types that needs your focus.
Once you take a full length assessment, our properietary algorithm identifies the top three areas for each of the four tests. We will also provide a prescription for 1, 3 and 5 composite point improvement. A typical ACT prep books has over 1000 questions so knowing which concepts will help you improve your score will allow you to focus only on those question types that offer the greatest opportunity for improvement. Our properietary alogrithm will identify skills you need to master that translates to aproximately 300 questions you should focus on. Mastering the concepts being tested by these 300 questions will help you improve your ACT score.
While most ACT prep tutors focus on strategies and rote practice to improve score, we identify skill deficiencies and personalize content to help you master the concepts. You will be more confident in your ability to answer question on the test once you gain sufficient proficiency in these concepts.