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Ch 33: ACT Science Reasoning - Fundamentals: Tutoring Solution

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The Science Reasoning - Fundamentals chapter of this ACT Prep Tutoring Solution is a flexible and affordable path to learning about the basics of science reasoning. These simple and fun video lessons are each about five minutes long and they teach all of the basic information involving science reasoning fundamentals for the ACT exam.

How it works:

  • Begin your assignment or other ACT science preparation work.
  • Identify the scientific reasoning concepts that you're stuck on.
  • Find fun videos on the topics you need to understand.
  • Press play, watch and learn!
  • Complete the quizzes to test your understanding.
  • As needed, submit a question to one of our instructors for personalized support.

Who's it for?

This chapter of our ACT Prep Tutoring Solution will benefit any student who is trying to learn about scientific reasoning and earn acceptable scores. This resource can help students including those who:

  • Struggle with understanding graphs, charts and tables; scientific methods and terms; experimental design or any other scientific reasoning topic
  • Have limited time for studying
  • Want a cost effective way to supplement their ACT science preparation
  • Prefer learning ACT science topics visually
  • Find themselves struggling with the scientific reasoning portion of the review
  • Cope with ADD or ADHD
  • Want to get ahead in their ACT science preparation
  • Need access to ACT science materials

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  • Convenient: Imagine a tutor as portable as your laptop, tablet or smartphone. Review ACT science reasoning topics on the go!
  • Learn at Your Pace: You can pause and rewatch lessons as often as you'd like, until you master the material.

Learning objectives

  • Become familiar with basic scientific concepts and vocabulary words.
  • Learn the steps used in the scientific method.
  • Design and understand experimental design methods.
  • Read and interpret scientific charts, graphs and tables.
  • Organize a scientific experiment.

7 Lessons in Chapter 33: ACT Science Reasoning - Fundamentals: Tutoring Solution
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Science Vocabulary & Concepts: Study Skills & Word Parts

1. Science Vocabulary & Concepts: Study Skills & Word Parts

Learning science presents a unique set of challenges for students. In this lesson, learn the tricks of the trade as we discuss scientific vocabulary and other science study skills.

The Scientific Method: Steps, Terms & Examples

2. The Scientific Method: Steps, Terms & Examples

The scientific method is more than just hypotheses and experiments. In this lesson, we'll explore the themes and variations that make up the world of science.

Experimental Design in Science: Definition & Method

3. Experimental Design in Science: Definition & Method

What are the requirements of a scientific experiment? How do scientists turn hypotheses into theories and laws? Learn the answers to these questions and more in this lesson on the design of scientific experiments.

Design a Scientific Experiment: Example of Avery and Griffith's Experiments

4. Design a Scientific Experiment: Example of Avery and Griffith's Experiments

What are the requirements of a scientific experiment? How do scientists design their investigations? In this lesson, we'll use the work of Avery and Griffith to explore the process of experimental design.

How to Read Scientific Graphs & Charts

5. How to Read Scientific Graphs & Charts

How do scientists summarize their findings with visual aids? In this lesson, explore the different types of tables, charts and graphs that scientists use. Learn to read these effectively as a preview to your science studies.

Interpreting Graphs and Charts of Scientific Data: Practice Problems

6. Interpreting Graphs and Charts of Scientific Data: Practice Problems

Do charts and graphs make problem-solving difficult? Complex problems with visual representations can drain your brain during a test. In this lesson, learn three simple rules for solving problems with charts and graphs. We'll try them out as we walk through two sample problems.

Interpreting Tables of Scientific Data: Practice Problems

7. Interpreting Tables of Scientific Data: Practice Problems

Complex table problems getting you down? Multi-question, situational problems don't have to be a drag on your testing performance. Learn how to apply three simple rules as we walk through two table problems together.

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