Ch 32: ACT Science Reasoning - Overview: Tutoring Solution

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

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  • Begin your ACT review or other test preparation work.
  • Identify the science reasoning overview 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.

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This chapter of our ACT prep tutoring solution will benefit any student who is trying to learn more about the science reasoning portion of the test and earn acceptable scores. This resource can help students including those who:

  • Struggle with understanding the structure of the ACT science reasoning section, science reasoning strategies or any other science reasoning overview topic
  • Have limited time for studying
  • Want a cost effective way to supplement their ACT preparation
  • Prefer learning ACT topics visually
  • Find themselves struggling with the science reasoning overview portion of the review
  • Cope with ADD or ADHD
  • Want to get ahead in their ACT preparation
  • Don't have access to ACT review materials

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  • Learn at Your Pace: You can pause and rewatch lessons as often as you'd like, until you master the material.

Learning objectives:

  • Learn about the structure of the ACT Science Reasoning Test.
  • Find out about strategies to help you with the ACT Science Reasoning Test.
  • Learn what to expect from the test's data representation passages.
  • Discover how to tackle the ACT's research summary passages.
  • Get practice working through conflicting viewpoints passages.
  • Learn what you need to know to succeed on the ACT Science Reasoning Test.

10 Lessons in Chapter 32: ACT Science Reasoning - Overview: Tutoring Solution
Test your knowledge with a 30-question chapter practice test
Structure of the ACT Science Reasoning Section

1. Structure of the ACT Science Reasoning Section

Wondering what you'll see on the ACT Science Reasoning Test? Get an overview of the Science section here, including what kind of passages and questions you'll see and how they're arranged on the test.

ACT Science Reasoning: Strategy

2. ACT Science Reasoning: Strategy

Looking for some tips to help you ace the ACT Science test? Here you'll find helpful hints to get past the two biggest issues students commonly have: time and tables.

Data Representation Passages on ACT Science Reasoning

3. Data Representation Passages on ACT Science Reasoning

Wondering how you'll fare on the Data Representation passages of the ACT Science test? In this lesson, you'll learn what to expect and how to approach the passages to answer accurately while saving time.

Practice with Data Representation Passages on ACT Science Reasoning

4. Practice with Data Representation Passages on ACT Science Reasoning

In this lesson, you'll work through a sample Data Representation passage from the ACT Science section. Learn to put all those crazy charts and tables in their place!

Research Summaries Passages on ACT Science Reasoning

5. Research Summaries Passages on ACT Science Reasoning

Never met a test tube you didn't drop on the floor of the lab? Don't worry; you can still do well on the Research Summaries passages on the ACT. Watch this lesson to find out what they are and how to tackle them.

Practice with Research Summaries Passages on ACT Science Reasoning

6. Practice with Research Summaries Passages on ACT Science Reasoning

Get a sneak peek at what you'll see on the ACT Research Summaries passages, and practice working through the questions quickly and efficiently. You'll also get a chance to do some independent practice on the quiz questions.

Conflicting Viewpoints Passages on ACT Science Reasoning

7. Conflicting Viewpoints Passages on ACT Science Reasoning

There's no reason to be nervous about the Conflicting Viewpoints passages on the ACT Science test. In this lesson, we'll walk through what they are, how they work, and how to crack them.

Practice with Conflicting Viewpoints Passages on ACT Science Reasoning

8. Practice with Conflicting Viewpoints Passages on ACT Science Reasoning

Need some help working through the Conflicting Viewpoints passages on the ACT Science section? In this lesson, we'll walk you through some sample questions.

ACT Science Reasoning: More Reasoning than Science

9. ACT Science Reasoning: More Reasoning than Science

Believe it or not, you don't have to know a lot of science to do well on the ACT Science Reasoning test. Learn why not - and what you do need to know instead.

Deductive Reasoning: Examples & Definition

10. Deductive Reasoning: Examples & Definition

Deductive reasoning involves drawing conclusions from specific statements called premises. Learn more about deductive reasoning and test your knowledge with a quiz.

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