Author:
Stacey Roshan

At the end of this tutorial, you will understand what kinds of questions to expect when taking the intermediate algebra subsection of the ACT test. You will also learn what topics are covered, some formulas to know, and some basic tips of the trade.

This tutorial will explain what kinds of questions students will experience on the intermediate algebra portion of the ACT test. It includes topics covered, formulas to know, and some basic tips of the trade.

Tutorial

**Overview**

(0:00-0:17) Introduction

(0:18-0:33) Topics Covered

(0:34-0:53) System of Equations

(0:54-2:05) Complex Numbers

(2:06-3:20) Quadratic Equation

(3:22-5:27) Radical Expressions

(5:28-6:37) Sequences and Patterns

(6:38-6:48) Recap

**Notes**

There are 9 questions on the intermediate algebra subsection of the math section of the ACT exam. This subsection focuses on the following topics:

Quadratic formula

Rational and radical expressions

Absolute value equations and inequalities

Basic sequences and patterns

Systems of equations

Quadratic inequalities

Functions and modeling

Matrices

Complex numbers

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