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Jessica Ellis

ACT Overview and Structure

NOTE: If you are already very familiar with the exam, then feel free to skip some of the Intro lessons.

Today’s Tasks

Estimated time: 65 minutes

  1. WATCH English, Intro: Introduction to the ACT English Test, 5 min
  2. WATCH English, Intro: ACT English Question Types, 6 min
  3. WATCH Math, Intro: Mental Math: Estimation, 7 min
  4. FLASHCARDS Math: Integer Properties and Arithmetic, 10 min
  5. WATCH Math, Geometry: Assumption & Estimation, 3 min
  6. FLASHCARDS Math: Geometry, 10 min
  7. WATCH Reading, Intro: Introduction to the ACT Reading Test, 6 min
  8. WATCH Reading, Basic Strategies: Basic Strategies, 12 min
  9. WATCH Science, Intro: Using Key Terms, 6 min

About Tasks

  • WATCH tasks can be found in the Study tab of this app (video Lessons)
  • FLASHCARD tasks can be found in the Magoosh flashcard app. Download it here.
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About Jessica Ellis

Jessica helps make the Magoosh products engaging and effective study tools. She has over eight years of experience in education and curriculum design having earned her BS in Science, Technology and International Affairs from Georgetown and her Master in Mind, Brain and Education from Harvard. When she is not thinking about product design, you will find her on the ski slopes!


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