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Submitting ACTs that are Lower Than SATs

Question: My daughter got a 730V, 760M on her last SAT I, which has been sent to the colleges she's applying to. We just got her ACT score, which is a 32. (English 30, Math 30, Reading 33, Science 36). Would it help or hurt to have the ACT score also sent to the colleges? The correspondence tables show a 32 equivalent to an SAT I combined score of 1420, which is lower than the 1490 she got earlier this fall.

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