(* - Test given in Falmouth # - Test given at Dennis-Yarmouth)
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Description of the ACT
The ACT (No Writing) consists of four multiple-choice tests: English, Mathematics, Reading, and Science. The ACT Plus Writing includes the four multiple-choice tests and a Writing Test.
Measures standard written English and rhetorical skills.
Measures mathematical skills students have typically acquired in courses taken up to the beginning of grade 12.
Measures reading comprehension.
Measures the interpretation, analysis, evaluation, reasoning, and problem-solving skills required in the natural sciences.
Measures writing skills emphasized in high school English classes and in entry-level college composition courses.