Ch 9: ACT Math - Overview: Help and Review

About This Chapter

The ACT Math - Overview chapter of this ACT Prep Help and Review course is the simplest way to get an overview of the math portion of the ACT. This chapter uses simple and fun videos that are about five minutes long, plus lesson quizzes and a chapter exam to ensure students learn the essentials of the ACT math section.

Who's it for?

Anyone who needs help learning or mastering ACT preparation material will benefit from taking this course. You will be able to grasp the subject matter faster, retain critical knowledge longer and earn better ACT scores. You're in the right place if you:

  • Have fallen behind in understanding ACT math test-taking strategies
  • Need an efficient way to learn about the ACT math test
  • Learn best with engaging auditory and visual tools
  • Struggle with learning disabilities or learning differences, including autism and ADHD
  • Experience difficulty understanding your teachers
  • Missed class time and need to catch up
  • Can't access extra ACT review resources at school

How it works:

  • Start at the beginning, or identify the topics that you need help with.
  • Watch and learn from fun videos, reviewing as needed.
  • Refer to the video transcripts to reinforce your learning.
  • Test your understanding of each lesson with short quizzes.
  • Submit questions to one of our instructors for personalized support if you need extra help.
  • Verify you're ready by completing the ACT Math - Overview chapter exam.

Why it works:

  • Study Efficiently: Skip what you know, review what you don't.
  • Retain What You Learn: Engaging animations and real-life examples make topics easy to grasp.
  • Be Ready on Test Day: Use the ACT Math - Overview chapter exam to be prepared.
  • Get Extra Support: Ask our subject-matter experts any math question. They're here to help!
  • Study With Flexibility: Watch videos on any web-ready device.

Students will review:

In this chapter, you'll learn the answer to questions including:

  • What is the structure of the ACT math section?
  • What are some ACT math strategies?
  • How can I use my calculator on the ACT math test?
  • What formulas should I memorize for the ACT math section?
  • How can I manage my time for the ACT math test?

8 Lessons in Chapter 9: ACT Math - Overview: Help and Review
Test your knowledge with a 30-question chapter practice test
Structure of the ACT Math Section

1. Structure of the ACT Math Section

Learn the concepts tested on the ACT math test and find out about the test structure, including the number of questions, how they're organized, and the question formats.

ACT Math: Strategy

2. ACT Math: Strategy

Learn strategies that you can use while taking the ACT math exam. Practicing and using these strategies can help you boost your score and increase the number of questions you answer correctly.

ACT Math Strategies for When You Don't Know How to Solve the Problem

3. ACT Math Strategies for When You Don't Know How to Solve the Problem

If math isn't your strongest subject, tests like the ACT math exam can be daunting. Learn techniques to correctly answer questions on the ACT math exam even when you're not sure exactly how to solve them.

Using Your Calculator on the ACT Math

4. Using Your Calculator on the ACT Math

Your calculator is there to help, but it can't do everything for you! Learn what kinds of calculators are allowed on the ACT and how to use them on the math test in this lesson.

Formulas to Memorize for the ACT Math

5. Formulas to Memorize for the ACT Math

Worried about what formulas you'll need to memorize for the ACT? Some good news: it's probably not as bad as you think! Here's a checklist to make sure you're on top of everything.

Time Management Techniques for the ACT Math

6. Time Management Techniques for the ACT Math

Do you run out of time on your practice ACT Math section? You're not alone! In this lesson, you'll find tips and strategy hints for beating the clock and maximizing the number of questions you answer.

Free ACT Math Practice

7. Free ACT Math Practice

ACT math practice questions and instructional resources help you understand the math concepts covered on the exam and give you a better idea of what the test will look like. Find out about some free online practice tests as well as some inexpensive learning resources to make sure you're all set for the ACT math test.

What is a Pie Chart? - Definition & Examples

8. What is a Pie Chart? - Definition & Examples

Learn how useful pie charts can be in your life and how you can gain information by just glancing at one. Look over some examples, learn how to create pie charts yourself, and then take a short quiz.

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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