Dr. Kristin Fracchia makes sure Magoosh's sites are full of awesome, free resources that can be found by students prepping for standardized tests. With a PhD from UC Irvine and degrees in Education and English, she’s been working in education since 2004 and has helped students prepare for standardized tests, as well as college and graduate school admissions, since 2007. She enjoys the agony and bliss of trail running, backpacking, hot yoga, and esoteric knowledge.
So you have one month until your ACT test date, and you are ready to commit to some serious studying. You’re aiming for scores that demonstrate your highest potential—Average ACT scores just won’t cut it. Sound like you? Then check out the One Month ACT Study Plan below! If you follow this plan, by the […]
Every official ACT test has its own chart that converts raw scores to scores on the 1 to 36 point scale, but if you find yourself in need of a rough estimate for a practice test, or if you simply want an estimate of how many questions you need to get right to get a certain score, the following official ACT raw score conversion chart can help!
It may be one of the most overused cliches of modern existence (attributed to everyone from Albert Einstein to Benjamin Franklin for a little extra clout), but the old saying, “The definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results” is a useful reminder when considering an ACT […]
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!
Your ACT is in one week! Prepare using one of our One Week ACT Study Plans. We have one for ACT newbies who haven’t studied before, one for students looking for a quick score improvement, and one for those of you who just need a last-minute refresher course. Good luck!
Here’s a sure-fire trick for answering those ACT English questions that ask whether or not a sentence or phrase should be added or deleted!
Similar triangles are a common geometry problem type on the ACT. Here’s how to solve them every time you encounter them on your ACT test.
This infographic explains the major similarities and differences between the ACT and the new SAT and how you can know which test is right for you!
Our infographic, cartoons, videos, and top tips from SAT and ACT experts will help you see the differences between the ACT and SAT and pick the right test for you!
What is the ACT Test Information Release Service? In select months, namely December, April, or June, you can order a copy of the ACT you took and a list of your answers and the answer key. If you took the ACT with the essay (the Writing test) you’ll also get the scoring rubric and the […]