Peterson's ACT Prep Guide 2019, 4th Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 0768943906
  • ISBN-13: 9780768943900
  • DDC: 378.1662
  • 1136 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2019 | Published/Released July 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2019

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This book offers all of the information students need to prepare well and score high on the ACT, including thorough subject matter reviews and practice questions for each question type. Students will benefit from expert advice, strategies, and test-taking tips for comprehensive preparation. Inside students will find 6 practice tests—4 in print and access to 2 online—all with detailed answer explanations, a full-length diagnostic test to evaluate strengths and weaknesses, and thorough review of all test sections: English, Mathematics, Reading, Science, and Writing. This edition also provides a NEW College Readiness Benchmark Learning Path to intensify the skill level in subjects considered vital to first-year college course success as determined by ACT, Inc. Students will also be provided important details about the ACT such as, how and when to register for the ACT, how the test is scored, what they need to know on test day, and how to stay calm throughout the process.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Table of Contents.
1: Introduction to Peterson's® ACT® Prep Guide.
Basic Facts About the ACT® Exam.
2: Learn About the ACT® Exam.
3: Test-taking Strategies for the ACT® Exam.
The Diagnostic Test.
4: The Diagnostic Test.
English Strategies for the ACT® Exam.
5: Conventions of Standard English.
6: Production of Writing and Knowledge of Language.
Mathematics Strategies for the Act® Exam.
7: Pre-Algebra and Elementary Algebra.
8: Intermediate Algebra and Coordinate Geometry.
9: Plane Geometry and Trigonometry.
Reading Strategies for the ACT® Exam.
10: Social Studies and Natural Sciences Passages.
11: Literary Narrative/Prose Fiction and Humanities Passages.
Science Strategies for the ACT® Exam.
12: Data Representation.
13: Research Summaries.
14: Conflicting Viewpoints.
Writing Strategies for the ACT® Exam.
15: Mastering the ACT® Writing Test.
Practice Tests for the ACT® Exam.
16: Practice Tests for the ACT® Exam.
17: Scoring Your ACT® Practice Testsoverview.