Peterson's ACT Prep Guide 2018, 3rd Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 0768943418
  • ISBN-13: 9780768943412
  • DDC: 378.1662
  • 1033 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released November 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018

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This volume 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. All strategy content and practice tests reflect the latest changes to the ACT. Inside students will find 6 practice tests—4 in print and 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. 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 you need to know on test day, and how to stay calm throughout the process.

Table of Contents

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