ACT Practice Test with Answer Explanations PDF
The ACT is a college entrance exam that many colleges and universities in the United States use as part of the college admissions process. The ACT is composed of four multiple-choice sections-English, Math, Reading, and Science-and one optional essay section-Writing. Each multiple choice test contains questions with either four or five answers from which you are to choose the correct answer, or best answer. The ACT measures the knowledge, understanding, and skills you have acquired throughout your years in school.
English Section (75 Questions, 45 Minutes )
Skills covered : grammar & usage, punctuation, sentence structure, strategy, organization, and style.
Mathematics Section (60 Questions, 60 Minutes)
Skills covered : pre-algebra, elementary algebra, intermediate algebra, coordinate geometry, plane geometry, and trigonometry.
Reading Section (40 Questions, 35 Minutes)
Skills covered : reading comprehension of what is directly stated or implied.
Science Section (40 Questions, 35 Minutes)
Skills covered : interpretation, analysis, evaluation, reasoning, and problem solving.
Writing (Optional) (40 Minutes )
Skills covered : Writing.