American College Test – ACT

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General Information:

The ACT is an alternative test to the SAT. It is more difficult to find testing centers for this test outside the United States. Some universities will only accept SAT scores, but a number (especially in the West and Midwest) will accept either SAT or ACT scores. The ACT is given five times a year.

Description of the Test:

The ACT is a two-hour and fifty-five-minute test consisting of four sections:

SUBJECT NO. OF QUESTIONS TIME GIVEN
English 75 questions 45 minutes
Math 60 questions 60 minutes
Reading 40 questions 35 minutes
Science 40 questions 35 minutes