- Series: Barron's Act (Book Only)
- Paperback: 816 pages
- Publisher: Barron's Educational Series; 2 edition (April 1, 2016)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 1438007965
- ISBN-13: 978-1438007960
- Product Dimensions: 8.2 x 1.8 x 11 inches
- Shipping Weight: 2.8 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
- Average Customer Review: 108 customer reviews
- Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #12,356 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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|Product Format||The most up-to-date ACT review and practice tests currently available||This manual will help college-bound students succeed on the ACT||An ACT test score of 36 represents test-taking perfection||410 Flash Cards to Help You Achieve a Higher Score||Exercises, problems, and quizzes with solutions and answers|
|Product Highlights||With over 1,600 practice questions in the book and 432 additional questions on the included CD-ROM, this manual has the greatest quantity of high-quality review material available||The emphasis is on learning by doing, with six full-length practice tests for students to determine their strengths and improve their weak areas. Similar in length, structure, question types, and degree of difficulty to the actual ACT. All test questions are answered with detailed analyses explaining why each correct answer is the right one, and why the alternatives are incorrect. It includes exclusive tips and strategies to help test takers attain their highest score. This manual serves as effective test preparation when used alone, and makes an ideal test prep companion when used in tandem with Barron’s ACT study guide||Students who are focusing on getting an exceptionally high or even perfect score on the ACT will want to get their hands on this innovative book. Inside, they’ll find: Advice and strategies for tackling the ACT’s most difficult questions and coming up with winning answers; extra-challenging practice tests in all ACT test areas: English, Math, Reading, Science, and the optional Writing test; instruction on reading efficiently and retentively; special tips for boosting your science score; and detailed advice on writing a winning essay||The cards cover all five sections of the ACT and are divided into categories that reflect the ACT’s test areas: English, Math, Reading, Science, and Writing. Cards for each section are filled with test-taking tips and strategies, important facts, and practice problems that mirror questions on the ACT. All cards have corner punch holes that accommodate an enclosed metal key-ring-style card holder. Students can use the ring to arrange flash cards in sequences that best fit their study needs. These flash cards can be used alone as study aids, or as a supplement to Barron’s ACT test preparation manuals||This hands-on workbook takes college-bound students through all math and science topics covered on the ACT. Separate math chapters cover: Pre-algebra, elementary algebra, and intermediate algebra; and plane geometry, coordinate geometry, and trigonometry. The science sections emphasize the scientific method and focus on how to read scientific passages. Science topics covered include: Data representation passages; research summaries passages; and conflicting viewpoints passages. Additional features include a glossary of science terms and test-taking strategies for success. The workbook concludes with a full-length math and science practice test|
From the Author
This new edition of Barron's ACT incorporates approximately 45,000 new words of material designed to reflect the most recent changes to the ACT. Among the major updates to this edition:
- Totally new writing chapter, writing tests, and sample essays to reflect the new ACT essay format.
- Comparative reading passages in every single practice test.
- Additional statistics and probability questions in the math practice tests.
- New strategies and practice to reflect the possibility of either 6 or 7 passages on the science section.
Thank you, Brian Stewart
President, BWS Education Consulting
From the Inside Flap
Table of Contents:
Practice Test 1
Practice Test 2
Practice Test 3