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ACT Math: Overview Chapter Exam

Exam Instructions:

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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Question 1 1. When reading the question, what should you look for?

Question 2 2. Why should you show your work?

Question 3 3. Why should you rely on your calculator when taking the test?

Question 4 4. What does the strategy 'Don't get bogged down' mean?

Question 5 5. What's the best way to master the strategies covered in this lesson?

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Question 6 6. The calculator you use for school is a prohibited type. What should you do?

Question 7 7. When you're working on a problem with your calculator, you should…

Question 8 8. Which of the following is NOT allowed on the ACT?

Question 9 9. When you get into the ACT, the proctor will provide…

Question 10 10. Approximately what percent of the questions on the ACT can be solved entirely by plugging them into your calculator?

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Question 11 11. Use a strategy from this lesson to solve for x.

Question 12 12. When can you use the strategy to substitute in real numbers?

Question 13 13.

Use a strategy from this lesson to find the correct answer.

For what set of real numbers is the inequality always true?

Question 14 14.

Which ACT strategy would work best for the question below?

Elm High School rents out its gym for special events. It charges a flat fee of $200 per event and then an additional $10 per hour, represented as h. Which expression represents the cost of an event?

A. 200 + 10 + h

B. 200 - 10h

C. 200 + 10h

D. 200h + 10

E. 200 h - 10

Question 15 15. When can you use the answer choices to help you find the correct answer?

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Question 16 16. In the equation y = mx + b, what is m?

Question 17 17. Multiply: (q + r)(s + t)

Question 18 18. The two short sides of a triangle are 3 and 4 inches. What is the length of the hypotenuse, in inches?

Question 19 19. If you roll a six-sided die, what is the probability of rolling an odd number?

Question 20 20. Joe drives for 3 hours and covers 201 miles. In miles per hour, how fast was he driving?

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Question 21 21. The ACT Math section has...

Question 22 22. On the ACT Math section, the questions are arranged roughly in order from...

Question 23 23. Let's say your goal on the ACT math is to answer 50 of the 60 questions before time runs out. Remember that the test is 60 minutes long. When you're working on Question 25 (halfway through the questions you plan to answer), approximately how much time should you have left?

Question 24 24. If you skip a question on the ACT Math test, what should you do?

Question 25 25. Pretend for a minute that you're pretty solid at most math problems, but you struggle with word problems. Your goal on the ACT Math section is to answer 40 of the 60 questions. Remember that the questions are arranged generally in order from easy to hard. You're on Question 34, and it's a word problem. What should you do?

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Question 26 26. The types of math tested on the ACT math are

Question 27 27. Which of the following is a good time management tip for the ACT math test?

Question 28 28. What's the difference between coordinate geometry and plane geometry?

Question 29 29. The ACT math has

Question 30 30. The questions in the first half of the test are usually

ACT Math: Overview Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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