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What is in the ACT Test?
The ACT is an achievement test, measuring what a student has learned in school. The SAT is more of an aptitude test, testing reasoning and verbal abilities. The ACT has up to 5 components: English, Mathematics, Reading, Science, and an optional Writing Test.
All About ACT Test
The ACT is standardized test that admission officers use to compare applicants from different schools and different states. The ACT comprises four subject area tests – English, Math, Reading, and Science. The ACT with writing includes an additional 40-minute Writing test. ACT scores are accepted by all the colleges in the US for undergraduate admissions. Here's a brief overview of the test.
ACT Quick Facts
=> Frequency: 4-6 times depending on the state and country
=> Subject Area Test: English, Math, Reading, Science. ACT Plus Writing includes an optional Essay.
=> Duration: 2 hours 55 minutes; 3 hours 35 minutes including essay
=> ACT fees (in India): $79.50 inclusive of $40 International Fee
=> ACT Plus writing fees (in India): $96.50 inclusive of $40 International Fee
Max Score: 36
Avg Score: 21
Composite score is the average of the four subject area test scores while the Essay scores are reported separately.
What is an ACT Exam score?
The ACT consists of four tests: English, Mathematics, Reading, and Science. The score range for each of the four tests is 1–36. The composite score, as reported by ACT, is the average of the four test scores earned during a single test administration, rounded to the nearest whole number.
What are the subjects on the act test?
The required portion of the ACT is divided into four multiple choice subject tests: English, mathematics, reading, and science reasoning. Subject test scores range from 1 to 36; all scores are integers. The English, mathematics, and reading tests also have sub scores ranging from 1 to 18.
ACT Exam English test
The English test consists of five passages with 15 questions per passage. Most of the questions ask you to select the answer that is most appropriate in grammar and style; or the one that is most consistent with the tone of the passage.
Six elements of effective writing are tested in the English test, that fall under two categories:
1] Usage/Mechanics - 40 Questions
2] punctuation(10 Questions)
3] grammar and usage (12 Questions)
4] sentence structure (18 Questions)
5] Rhetorical Skills - 35 Questions
6] strategy(12 Questions)
7] organization(11 Questions)
8] style(12 Questions)
Few Scores :- How many people have gotten a 36 on the ACT?
The maximum score on the ACT is a 36. Out of the 1.8 million students who take the test every year, only about 1,000 get the highest possible ACT score. This elusive perfect score places you at the top of millions of high school students and can be a big boost to your college applications.