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STANDARDIZED TESTING OVERVIEW OF ACT

Test Format
Mode of Exam Paper-and-pencil test and Online
Duration of the Exam 2 hours 55 minutes
+ 40 minutes for essay (optional)
Number of tests 4 tests (Reading, English, Math and Science Test) + optional essay
Total number of questions 215 questions
Average time available per question 49 seconds
Scoring Composite 1 - 36
Essay Writing: 2-12
Negative marking / Penalty No negative marking / penalty for incorrect answers
Sub-score Reporting Sub-scores for every test, providing added insight for students, parents, admission officers, educators, and counselors
Negative marking / Penalty No negative marking / penalty for incorrect answers

Sectional Analysis

Section Number of questions Time Average time available per question Question format Based on What does it measure?
Reading Test 40 35 minutes 52 seconds Multiple - choice questions Passages Reading Comprehension skills
English Test 75 45 minutes 36 seconds Multiple - choice question Passages. English, Writing and Language skills
Math Test 60 60 minutes 1 minute Multiple – choice and Grid-in questions Algebra, Geometry, Trigonometry Knowledge of Mathematics and Applications
Science Test 40 35 minutes 52 seconds Multiple - choice questions Passages on Biology, Physics, Chemistry and Earth/Space Sciences. Prior subject-specific knowledge is required. Knowledge and understanding of the subject Problem – Solving, Analytical and Reasoning Skills
Essay (Optional) 1 40 minutes - Essay prompt with different perspectives Essay Approach: Read, analyze and develop your own perspectives Analytical and Writing Skill
Features
Accepted by All U.S. Colleges
Test Administration Dates are released for 2 years; SAT is conducted 7 times a year in US, Puerto Rico and Canada and 5 times a year in the rest of the countries
Number of Score Reports 4 score reports

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Perfect Foundation: We help you construct a good foundation of concepts by equipping you with resources and tutoring systematically. We also undertake class room exercises and employ various techniques to aid you in formulating a unique test taking strategy. Remember that you are tested not only on your exam skills but also on your approach to the exam.

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