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Reading ACT Prep

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Reading, Math & Science
Read each passage/question completely, then answer the easy questions
Reading, Math & Science
Go back and Read it again. Answer the rest of the question.
All
Look closely for the answer.
All
Make sure to answer each answer on correct line
Odd-numbered questions
A, B, C,D, & (E on math)
Even-numbered questions
F, G, H, I, & (K on math
TTS 1
Put info in a useable form
TTS2
Ignore extra info/words
TTS3
Check back & answer skipped questions
TTS4
Look for less obvious answers
TTS5
Eliminate obviously wrong answers & then guess
TTS6
Be careful with answer grid
TTS9
Keep track of time & answer all questions
TTS10
Practice taking ACT Test
Basic Strategies
Learn the directions before taking the test
Learn the strategies
develop a plan of attack for each subject test
basic strats
become familiar with the test
basic strats
get a sense of the range of difficulty
learn the strategies
develop ways of finding quick answers
RM1
pre-read the passage
RM2
consider the question stem
RM3
refer to passage
RM
use the mark up passage abbreviated notes
Rm4
Answer questions in your own words
Rmm4
make a habit of answering the questions in your own words
Rm5
Match your answer with one of the choices
Rmm5
check your words with the passage then match your words with the passage
Abbreviate margin notes
use short hand
bracket key sentences
sentences that express key themes, concluesions or opinions
circle key words and phrases
cues such as proper names, dates, key actions, therefore, on one hand...
Kansas requried sore
21
top 10% have a...
26
top 1% have a...
31
perfect score is a....
36
higher score gets you....
more money you recieve
English questions?
75
English passages?
5
English questions
15 each
Math time?
60 minutes
math questions?
60 questions