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Category: ACT

Rachel Kapelke-Dale

How to Get a Perfect 36 on the ACT Reading Test: The Tropical Guide

Having trouble getting your ACT Reading test score up? Magoosh’s experts explain how to get a perfect score on ACT reading in this post.

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Rachel Kapelke-Dale

How to Get a Perfect 36 on ACT Science: The Dark Knight’s Guide

Want to boost your score on the ACT Science test? Check out Magoosh’s expert, Batman-based guide to ACT Science.

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Rachel Kapelke-Dale

How to Get a Perfect 36 on ACT English: An Intergalactic Guide

A short time ago, in a galaxy that’s…well, okay, our galaxy…Tina Fey showed us all how Star Wars can be useful in everyday life:   But did you also know that it can be useful when studying for the ACT English test? That’s right: the same principles guiding the series of films in which half […]

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Rachel Kapelke-Dale

How to Get a Perfect 36 on ACT Math: The Jurassic Guide

New to the ACT Math test, or hoping to boost your score? Magoosh experts have all the information and practice you need for ACT Math.

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Rachel Kapelke-Dale

Your Magical Guide to Scoring a Perfect 12 on the ACT Essay

Not sure if you should take the ACT Writing section? Find out everything you need to know about the ACT Essay from our experts on the ACT Writing test!

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David Recine

When Will the ACT Start Computer-Based Testing?

Word on the street is that the ACT will eventually ditch paper-based tests. But when will the ACT start computer-based testing?

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Rachel Kapelke-Dale

The Complete Guide to ACT Pacing and Time Management

Running out of time on the ACT? This guide to ACT pacing and ACT time management can help you get to every question and rack up those points!

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Jessica Ellis

Study Timer: Test Prep Stopwatch App by Magoosh (iOS only)

Introducing the Magoosh Study Timer: a test prep stopwatch app by Magoosh.   As a Product Manager for both high school and graduate school apps, I’ve talked with over 200 Magoosh students who are studying through our product. In almost every conversation, students talk about one challenge in particular: Time Management. Time management means two […]

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Rachel Kapelke-Dale

ACT Tips and Tricks

Is there a magic set of ACT tips and tricks that will bring your score up to a perfect 36 overnight? Unfortunately…no. (But you probably already knew that.) On the other hand: Is there a set of ACT tips and tricks that you can use to significantly boost your score—possibly as high as a 36? […]

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Rachel Kapelke-Dale

ACT English Punctuation: Everything You Need to Know

It’s finally here: test day. You open your book when the proctor prompts you, flip to that first page, and…Uh-oh. Time for some English questions. More specifically, time for some ACT English punctuation, grammar, and usage questions. It can be easy to overlook the English section during your ACT prep. After all, if you live […]

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