### ACT

#### About the ACT

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###### Test Overview and Maximizing Your Score

ACT overview, test-taking strategies, content review, strategy review, practice

###### ACT Test Taking Strategies

Pacing strategies, setting a target score, educated guessing

###### Top Test Taking Strategies

Quick overview of the top strategies for each section

###### Taking the ACT

Some relaxation exercises, what to pack and some cheerleading

#### ACT English

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###### The English Section

English section overview, directions, pacing, English question types

###### English Strategies

Sneaky English strategies, picking up points even if your skills are rusty

###### English Content Review I

Commonly tested grammar, punctuation and sentence structure skills

###### English Content Review II

Commonly tested strategy, organization, and style skills

#### ACT Math

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###### The Math Section

Math section overview, directions, format, pacing question types

###### Math Strategies

Top secret strategies that will get you the points even if you don't have the skills

###### Math Content Review I

Pre-algebra, order of operations, percents, proportions, ratios, mean, median, mode

###### Math Content Review II

Elementary algebra, intermediate algebra, substituting variables, simplifying expressions, solving linear equations

###### Math Content Review III

Coordinate geometry, plane geometry, slope, intercept

###### Bonus Math Content

Review of some basic trig and miscellaneous question types that always show up once

#### ACT Reading

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###### The Reading Section

Reading section overview, directions, format, pacing

###### Reading Preparation and Pacing

Preparation, pacing, reading the passages in order, strategic guessing

###### Reading Strategies: Passages

General strategies, reading in sweeps, macro-reading, marking up the passage, what to look for when reading

###### Reading Strategies: The Questions

6 reading section question types, 4 wrong answer traps, demonstration

#### ACT Science

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###### The Science Section

Science section overview, directions, format, pacing

###### Research Summary Passages

Research summary passage strategies

###### Data Representation Passages

Representation passage strategies

###### Conflicting Viewpoint Passages

Conflicting viewpoints passage strategies

###### Science Pacing Strategies

Secret science pacing strategies

#### ACT Writing

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###### ACT Writing Section Overview

Time parameters, types of prompts, scoring, implications for admissions

###### ACT Writing Rubric

Rubric sections, key terms, ACT grading scale

###### Essay Development

Interpreting the prompt, thesis development, prewriting activities, past prompts, timing

###### Counter Arguments

Effective counter arguments, how to weave counter arguments into the essay, use of counter-arguments in a thesis

###### Common ACT Essay Pitfalls

Common mistakes, circular logic, counter-arguments, word choice, handwriting

###### Examining ACT Essay Examples

Actual ACT essays, graded comments

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