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Unweighted GPA: 3.7
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How should I prepare for the ACT?

Hey guys, I'm a junior and I've decided to take the ACT instead of the SAT. I was wondering if you could share some tips or resources for preparing for the test. What worked best for you? Thanks in advance!

10 months ago

Hey there! It's great to hear that you've decided to take the ACT. My child went through the same process a couple of years ago, so I can share some tips that worked well for them. Firstly, take a diagnostic test to see where you currently stand. This will help you identify your strengths and weaknesses, allowing you to focus on areas that need improvement. Look for official ACT prep materials and practice tests to get a feel for the actual test. Additionally, consider investing in a good ACT prep book or an online course if you prefer a structured study plan. Don't forget to practice time management, as it's crucial for the ACT. Set aside time for regular studying and review sessions, and try to simulate test conditions when taking practice tests. Finally, stay positive and don't stress too much. With the right mindset and preparation, you'll do great! Good luck!

10 months ago

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