# Megan Johnson

## The Best Calculator to Use on the ACT

We highly recommend that you do use a calculator on the ACT test. When used correctly, it can help you solve problems more quickly and bolster your confidence in your answers. Read about our recommended calculators for the ACT:

## How is the ACT Science Section Structured?

The ACT Science section is long and can be tricky. What can you expect to see on the ACT Science section?

## College Board Eliminates SAT Essay and Subject Tests

The College Board announced yesterday that it will soon no longer offer the optional Essay section of the SAT test or any SAT subject tests.

## What is a Good ACT Score in 2021?

After a year of cancelled test dates, inconsistent study classes, and colleges going test-optional, have the standards for what is a good ACT score changed? If so – what qualifies as a good ACT score in 2021?

## Types of SAT Math Questions on the SAT Test

The dozens of math questions on the SAT can be broken down into four types of math questions. Understanding the content that falls under these four question categories will help you study for the SAT with greater focus. And with more focused practice, you’re more likely to see an increase in your SAT score.

## The 5 Kinds of ACT Math Questions

The ACT math section covers five areas of math. So, what kinds of questions can you expect to see on this section? The content can be grouped as follows: number & quantity, algebra, functions, geometry, and statistics & probability.

## ACT, SAT Math Practice Questions with Explanations

Looking for ACT or SAT math practice questions? We’ve got you covered in this post full of math practice question videos for the ACT or SAT. These practice questions cover each type of math problem you’ll see on these tests, from Algebra to Statistics.

## How to Motivate Yourself to Study

Tips for motivating yourself to study:

## The Three ACT Science Passage Types

Unless you’ve taken the ACT before, you probably haven’t encountered too many science writings in your everyday reading. What types of passages are on the ACT Science section? What can you expect from the Science passages? We’re covering the three kinds of ACT Science passages you’ll see on the test and some quick strategies for each passage type.

## 5 Free College Planning Resources

Essays, applications, extracurriculars, GPAs, letters of recommendation, more essays; the college planning and application process is stressful at best and overwhelming at its worst. These five free college planning resources can help you start strong in your preparations for college, or help you re-route if you’re feeling off track and overwhelmed.