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General ACT® Test Information


A look at the key differences between the ACT and SAT.

SAT & ACT Popularity

Chart outlining the prevailing college entrance exam by geography.

ACT Test Dates

Upcoming test dates, registration deadlines, and score release dates.

ACT History

A history of the ACT, including the evolution of both the ACT & SAT.

ACT Test Structure

The ACT Test

Overall review of the ACT Test format, structure and content.

ACT Math

An overview of the ACT Math Section.

ACT Reading

An overview of the ACT Reading section.

ACT English

An overview of the ACT English section.

ACT Science

An overview of the ACT Science section.

ACT Writing

An overview of the ACT Writing section.

ACT Test Scoring & Score Reporting

ACT Scoring

Details of the ACT scoring and point system.

Conversion to SAT

Convert your ACT score to its SAT equivalent using a simple chart.

ACT Score Report

Overview of the three types of ACT Score Reports.

Get ACT Scores

Learn how to get your ACT Score Report after the test.

Sending ACT Scores

Important information on sending ACT scores to colleges.

ACT Test Registration Information

ACT Registration

Basic information on registering for the ACT.

ACT Registration Fees

Detailed chart of the various ACT registration fees.

ACT Late Registration

What to do if you missed the ACT registration deadline.

ACT Standby Testing

Explains the ACT standby testing process.

ACT Test Day

What you need to bring with you on ACT test day.

ACT Accommodations

Info on eligibility and applying for special testing accommodations.

ACT Cancellation

What to do if the weather looks bad.

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