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Kristin Fracchia

ACT Test Dates 2019, 2020, 2021: How to Pick the Best Date for You

Information on upcoming ACT test dates, an easy quiz to help you determine your best date, and an ultimate guide for when you should take the ACT!

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Rachel Kapelke-Dale

9 ACT Science Practice Questions with Explanations

ACT Science questions are a little like olives; either you love them or you hate them. Yes, skeptical readers, there are some students out there who love the ACT Science test. But no matter where you fall on this love/hate spectrum, you absolutely can learn to do better on it—with ACT Science practice! Time to […]

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Rachel Kapelke-Dale

The Official ACT Prep Guide 2020-2021 | Book Review

Wondering whether The Official ACT Prep Guide 2018 is worth your time and money? Magoosh’s experts give their expert opinion!

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Rachel Kapelke-Dale

Top 9 ACT Science Tips (With Video)

If you’re planning on taking the ACT, the ACT Science section may have been a deciding factor in your decision…or it may have been something you grudgingly accepted. But whether you think of yourself as a science person or not, you can still master this section! These ACT Science tips will help you kick your […]

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Rachel Kapelke-Dale

How to Prepare for the 2020 At-Home ACT Test

Editor’s note: This post was last updated on July 22, 2020. While this post has useful information regarding ACT testing during the COVID-19 crisis, please check out our live COVID-19 updates post for the latest information. If you’re applying to colleges right now, figuring out standardized test options can be a confusing and frustrating process. […]

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Anika Manzoor

How to Improve Your ACT Score By 10 Points

Howdy, Magooshers! Today we’re going to cover a very important topic: How to Improve Your ACT Score By 10 Points. According to Google, that exact phrase was one of the most common searches after the last ACT, so it’s near and dear to a lot of you!

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Anika Manzoor

ACT Score Report: What You Need to Know

Your ACT Score Report is arguably just as important as the ACT test itself. If you recently took the ACT, you’re probably wondering about your ACT score report dates and what to expect on your report. You might also be wondering about the option of sending free score reports. In this post, we not only […]

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Nadyja Von Ebers

How to Handle ACT Test Cancellations Due to COVID-19

Editor’s note: This post has been last updated on April 10, 2020. For the latest information about ACT testing during the COVID-19 crisis, please check out our live COVID-19 updates post. First and foremost, we hope you are healthy and safe and home. We know this is a challenging time for everyone, and your wellbeing […]

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Rachel Kapelke-Dale

ACT Section Retesting: How to Retake Individual ACT Sections

The ACT has announced their intention to offer a new option: to retake individual sections of the ACT exam, rather than taking the entire test again. Depending on testing conditions, this will happen in 2021 at the earliest. This is great news for students who may love their ACT score in one, two, or three […]

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Anika Manzoor

ACT Percentiles – How to Find ACT Score Percentiles

What is a percentile anyway? Check out this post to learn how to use your ACT percentiles to see how you compare to other students who’ve taken the ACT!

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