The ACT questions are divided into four sections 1 Math section, 1 Science section and 2 English sections. Test Section Questions Time Details 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. [...]
Total testing time is 2 hours and 55 minutes. Including breaks, the exam takes 3 hours and 30 minutes to complete. If you sign up for the optional essay the test clocks in at 3 hours and 40 minutes or just over 4 hours with breaks.
Here’s how ACT scoring works. You’re given a point for every question you get right (there’s no penalty or point deduction for wrong answers). The total number of questions you get right on each test (English, Math, Reading, and Science) equals your raw score. Your raw score for each test is then converted into a scale [...]
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