Examining the ACT Science Test

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If you're worried that you'll have to spend your time prepping for the Science portion of the ACT memorizing crazy numbers of facts and terms, fear no more. This section shares very little with your high school science classes – there's no cramming your noggin with textbook knowledge here. Unlike school, and like the English and Reading sections on the ACT, the Science questions will all tie back to a given passage that precedes them. More than anything, this section is here for you to prove your ability to process information using scientific reasoning skills.

In addition to that, there are a few other facts about the ACT Science that can help you prepare as well as possible before test day:

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