ACT for dummies

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The fast and easy way to score higher on the ACT

Does the thought of preparing for the ACT give you anxiety? Fear not! This 6th edition of ACT For Dummies with online practice tests gives you a competitive edge by fully preparing you for the ACT exam with subject reviews, practice opportunities online, full-length practice tests and coverage of the optional writing test. Written in the accessible and friendly For Dummies tone, this hands-on guide helps you assess where you need more help, gets you up-to-speed on the questions you can expect to encounter on the actual ACT exam, and will have you studying your way to test-taking perfection before exam day.

The ACT is a standardized test used by college admissions boards to measure high school achievement. Designed to assess a high school student's preparedness for college in the fields of English, mathematics, reading, and science reasoning, the ACT is a nationally recognized college entrance exam that is accepted by more than 90% of four-year colleges and universities in the United States. If you're a high school student preparing for this all-important exam, ACT For Dummies, 6th edition with online practice tests gives you everything you need to raise your chances of scoring higher. So what are you waiting for? Get started!

Go online for one year of access to 6 ACT practice tests to sharpen your skills Tips to maximize your score on the ACT Strategies to stay focused on test day and manage your time wisely Practice problems and exercises to take your skills to the next level Tools to gauge how you measure up

Whether you're preparing for the ACT for the time or are retaking the exam to improve your score, ACT For Dummies, 6th edition with online practice tests gives you everything you need to score higher.

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display_description Sharpen your ACT test-taking skills with this updated and expanded premier guide premier guide with online links to BONUS tests and study aids

Are you struggling while studying for the ACT? ACT For Dummies, Premier Edition is a hands-on, friendly guide that offers easy-to-follow advice to give you a competitive edge by fully preparing you for every section of the ACT, including the writing test. You'll be coached on ways to tackle the toughest questions and how to stay focused and manage the time available for each section. This test guide includes three tests in the book plus two more and 50 interactive math formula flashcards that can be accessed online. ACT For Dummies, Premier Edition with CD, gives you the skills you need to get your best possible score!

  • Get a grip on grammar — prepare yourself for the English portion of the ACT and get a refresher on the grammar rules you once knew but may have forgotten
  • You can count on it — discover time-tested strategies for scoring high on the math portion — from basic math and geometry to algebra and those pesky word problems — and formulate a strategy to memorize lengthy formulas with 50 flashcards online
  • Read all about it — save time and brain cells with helpful tips on how to get through the reading passages — and still have enough time to answer the questions
  • Blinded by science? — learn to analyze the various science passages and graphs and get proven techniques on how to tackle each type
  • Practice makes perfect — take three practice tests in the book, plus two more on online, complete with answers and explanations

    Open the book and find:

  • An overview of the exam and how it's scored
  • Tips to help you gauge your strengths and weaknesses
  • How to make the best use of your time
  • Ways to sharpen essential grammar, writing, math, and science skills
  • Practice essay questions and guidance for the optional writing test
  • Five full-length practice tests with complete answer explanations
  • Reasons not to believe common myths about the ACT
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