The ACT questions are divided into four sections 1 Math section, 1 Science section and 2 English sections.
|Reading||40||35 minutes||Measures reading comprehension. The passages are from areas of prose, humanities, social science, and natural science.|
|English||75||45 minutes||Measures standard written English and rhetorical skills. Each question has 4 answer choices.|
|Quantitative (Math)||60||60 minutes||Measures mathematical skills students have typically acquired in courses taken up to the beginning of grade 12. Use of calculators is allowed.|
|Science||40||35 minutes||Measures the interpretation, analysis, evaluation, reasoning, and problem-solving skills required in the natural sciences.|
|Essay Writing||1||40 minutes||This is an optional section that measures writing skills emphasized in high school English classes and in entry-level college composition courses.|