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SAT & ACT
TESTS PREP COURSES
CHERRY HILL, NJ
@ W W W . Y 2 A C A D E M Y . C O M
SAT vs ACT
Y2 A CA DEMY
KEY SIMILARITIES ...
ACT vs SAT:
Two major entrance exams for
professional studies in United States.
Which one is best fit for your student?
Mo...
Similarities
1. Type of test: Both SAT and ACT tests are content based tests.
2. Number of sections: Both have 4 sections ...
Dissimilarities
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Add a little bit of body text ACTSAT
Test Format
Reading    : 65­min section
Math         : ...
Dissimilarities
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ACTSAT
Scoring
Given a score from 2­8 for
each dimension.
Score from 1­12, based
on average ...
Y2 ACADEMY
A RENOWNED COACHING CLASSES
SAT & ACT TEST PREP
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SAT vs ACT: Key Similarities and Dissimilarities

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ACT vs SAT: two major entrance exams for professional studies in United States. Which one is best fit for your student? Most of the students would like to prefer ACT compare to SAT tests. Though confused about which one is best suitable for you? Here are the basic similarities & dissimilarities that clear your confusion about both tests.

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SAT vs ACT: Key Similarities and Dissimilarities

  1. 1. SAT & ACT TESTS PREP COURSES CHERRY HILL, NJ @ W W W . Y 2 A C A D E M Y . C O M SAT vs ACT Y2 A CA DEMY KEY SIMILARITIES & DISSIMILARITIES
  2. 2. ACT vs SAT: Two major entrance exams for professional studies in United States. Which one is best fit for your student? Most of the students would like to prefer ACT compare to SAT tests. Though confused about which one is best suitable for you? Here are the basic similarities & dissimilarities that clear your confusion about both tests. • BEST SAT & ACT TEST PREP COURSES •
  3. 3. Similarities 1. Type of test: Both SAT and ACT tests are content based tests. 2. Number of sections: Both have 4 sections excluding Essay 3. Wrong Answer penalty: There is no negative marketing for wrong answers in both tests. No penalty for wrong answers. 4. Reading Section: The two tests' reading sections have become much more similar.  Format: 4 single passages and 1 pair, 10­11 questions each in both tests.  Types of Questions: Main Idea, Vocab­in­Context, Inference, Detail­    Oriented in both tests.  Key Skills required: Reading comprehension, inferring ideas,    identifying evidence for both SAT and ACT. 5. Score Choice: you can choose which set(s) of SAT & ACT scores to submit to colleges. Y2ACADEMY.COM
  4. 4. Dissimilarities Y2ACADEMY.COM Add a little bit of body text ACTSAT Test Format Reading    : 65­min section Math         : 80­min section Langauge  : 35­min section Essay         : 50­min section Reading    :  45­min section Math         :  60­min section Reading     : 35­min section; Science      :  35­min section; Writing      :  40­min essay  Test Style Context based, based on real­world situations, multi­step problem solving Straightforward but long. Difficulty Levels Questions increase in difficulty level as you move through that question type in a section Difficulty level of the questions is random
  5. 5. Dissimilarities Y2ACADEMY.COM ACTSAT Scoring Given a score from 2­8 for each dimension. Score from 1­12, based on average of scores from the four domains Grading Critera Writing, Reading, and Analysis. Ideas and Analysis, Development and Support, Organization, and Language Use and Conventions. Math Levels Arithmetic, problem­solving & data analysis, heart of algebra, geometry, and trigonometry; formulas provided. Arithmetic, algebra I and II, functions, geometry, trigonometry; no formulas are provided Acceptance Accepted by all US colleges. The ACT is accepted by all colleges and universities in the US  & more than 225 other universities around the world.
  6. 6. Y2 ACADEMY A RENOWNED COACHING CLASSES SAT & ACT TEST PREP

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