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Test Taking Strategies for the ACT Math Test

Test Taking Strategies for the ACT Math Test

Author: Stacey Roshan
Description:

At the end of this tutorial, you will understand some important strategies for success on the math section of the ACT exam. Our experts here at Sophia have chosen these strategies based on their experience raising students’ scores. Believe it or not success on this portion of the test is not all about the math! 

This tutorial will explain important strategies for success on the math section of the ACT exam. Our experts here at Sophia have chosen these strategies based on their experience raising students’ scores. Believe it or not success on this portion is not all about the math. 

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Tutorial

Notes on "Test Taking Strategies for the ACT Math Test"

Overview

(0:00-0:06) Introduction
(0:07-0:57) Structure of the Test: Content & Difficulty
(0:58-1:17) Do Not Rush 
(1:18-1:45) Equal Weight
(1:46-2:29) Cover Answers and Markup the Test Booklet
(2:30-3:04) Blanks
(3:05-3:41) Best Use of Time
(3:42-3:51) Once the Section is Over...
(3:52-4:02) Recap

Notes

Getting a good score on this section of the test is not all about the math. Here are some test taking tips you should follow when working on the math section of the ACT Test:

Don't rush the easy questions
All questions are worth the same
Markup your test booklet
Skim hard questions
Leave no blanks
Leave time at the end for review

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