内容简介

与上一版相比,《(19)ACT官方指南》新增1套模拟试题,共计4套ACT考试模拟试题。同时,《新东方 (2019)ACT官方指南》提供400道在线试题,并且全面覆盖ACT写作考试,提供评分标准和解析,以及答题技巧和应考策略,为考生准备ACT考试提供来自出题方的丰富的备考资料。另外,《新东方 (2019)ACT官方指南》还为考生提供详尽的选校信息和申请攻略。

作者简介

ACT:ACT考试主办方,美国大学测验组织机构,是总部位于美国爱荷华州的一个非营利性教育组织,它提供教育评估、研究、项目管理等服务,以支持教育和人力发展。作为著名的ACT考试命题方,ACT每年向180万准备申请大学的高中生提供ACT考试。ACT严谨的研究工作为政策决策提供信息,并帮助研发了在全球学校和工作场所提高终身学习潜力的项目。

目录

Prefacexi

HowThisBookIsArrangedxii

BeforeYouBeginxii

PartOne:GettingAcquaintedwiththeACTTest1

Chapter1:AbouttheACT3

DescriptionoftheACT4

EnglishTest4

MathematicsTest6

ReadingTest14

ScienceTest17

WritingTest(Optional)19

TheFifthTest21

ACTTestFormats:PaperandOnline21

UsingaCalculator21

TakingtheTest22

Summary23

Chapter2:Preparation,Skills,andStrategies25

MentalPreparation26

IdentifyStrengthsandAddressAreasofImprovement26

DevelopaPositiveMentalAttitude27

KeeptheTestinPerspective27

GeneralTest-TakingStrategiesandSkills27

RemainCalm27

PaceYourself28

KnowtheDirectionsAheadofTime29

ReadCarefullyandThoroughly29

ChooseStrategiesforAnsweringEasierandMoreDifficultQuestions30

UseLogiconMoreDifficultQuestions30

ChooseaStrategyforGuessingonMultiple-ChoiceQuestions30

ChooseaStrategyforChangingAnswers31

WriteNotesinYourTestBooklet31

MarkYourAnswersCarefully31

PlantoCheckYourAnswers32

LearnStrategiesforSpecificTests32

Summary32

PartTwo:TakingandEvaluatingYourFirstPracticeTest33

Chapter3:TakingandScoringYourFirstACTPracticeTest35

SimulatingTestingConditions35

PracticeTest141

ScoringYourPracticeTest101

ScoringYourMultiple-ChoicePracticeTests102

ScoringYourPracticeWritingTestEssay108

ReviewingExplanatoryAnswers113

Chapter4:IdentifyingAreasforImprovement188

ReviewingYourOverallPerformance189

HighlightingStrengthsandAreasforImprovementontheEnglishTest189

Test-TakingSkills190

HighlightingStrengthsandAreasforImprovement

ontheMathematicsTest192

MathSubjectAreas192

Test-TakingErrors192

HighlightingStrengthsandAreasforImprovementontheReadingTest193

TypesofReadingPassages194

ReadingSkillsTested194

Test-TakingErrors195

HighlightingStrengthsandAreasforImprovementontheScienceTest196

SubjectMatter196

TypesofScienceQuestions197

CommonScienceTest-TakingErrors197

HighlightingStrengthsandAreasforImprovementontheWritingTest198

WritingSkillsTested198

WritingStrategyorProcessErrors199

PartThree:ImprovingYourScore201

Chapter5:ImprovingYourEnglishScore203

ContentoftheACTEnglishTest203

TypesofQuestionsontheACTEnglishTest204

StrategiesforTakingtheACTEnglishTest213

TheONLYOfficialPrepGuidefromtheMakersoftheACT

Chapter6:ImprovingYourMathScore229

ContentoftheACTMathematicsTest230

PreparingforHigherMath230

IntegratingEssentialSkills230

Modeling231

TypesofQuestionsontheACTMathematicsTest231

BasicMathProblems231

BasicMathProblemsinSettings235

VeryChallengingProblems239

QuestionSets246

StrategiesforTakingtheACTMathematicsTest251

PaceYourself251

AnswerAllQuestions251

AnswerAlltheEasyQuestionsFirst,ThenGoBackto

AnswertheHardOnes252

ReadEachProblemCarefully252

LookforInformationintheAnswerChoices252

UseIllustrationsWiselyandWheneverYouCan253

UseYourCalculatorWisely253

Think!253

ShowYourWork254

CheckYourAnswers254

Chapter7:ImprovingYourReadingScore255

ContentoftheACTReadingTest255

KeyIdeasandDetails256

CraftandStructure256

IntegrationofKnowledgeandIdeas256

TypesofQuestionsontheACTReadingTest256

RepresentativeACTReadingTestQuestions257

StrategiesforTakingtheACTReadingTest267

PaceYourself267

UsetheTimeAllotted267

ThinkofanOverallStrategyThatWorksforYou268

KeepthePassageasaWholeinMind268

FindaStrategyforApproachingEachQuestion268

ReadingStrategiesSummary269

Chapter8:ImprovingYourScienceScore277

ContentoftheACTScienceTest277

FormatoftheACTScienceTest278

DataRepresentationFormat279

TheONLYOfficialPrepGuidefromtheMakersoftheACT

DiscussionofSamplePassageI(DataRepresentation)281

ResearchSummariesFormat284

DiscussionofSamplePassageII(ResearchSummaries)286

ConflictingViewpointsFormat288

DiscussionofSamplePassageIII(ConflictingViewpoints)290

StrategiesforTakingtheACTScienceTest293

DevelopaProblem-SolvingMethod293

TakeNotes294

PaceYourself294

PracticeInterpretingGraphs,Tables,andDiagrams294

MaketheMostoftheInformationinGraphs295

MaketheMostoftheInformationinTables297

DevelopanUnderstandingofScientificInvestigations298

CarefullyAnalyzeConflictingViewpoints298

Chapter9:ImprovingYourScoreontheOptionalWritingTest299

ContentoftheACTWritingTest300

HowYourEssayWillBeScored300

SamplePromptandEssays300

SampleACTWritingTestPrompt301

SampleEssayResponses303

StrategiesforTakingtheACTWritingTest327

Prewrite327

Write327

ReviewYourEssay328

Practice328

PartFour:TakingAdditionalPracticeTests329

Chapter10:TakingAdditionalPracticeTests331

PracticeTest2337

ExplanatoryAnswers397

PracticeTest3477

ExplanatoryAnswers537

PracticeTest4625

ExplanatoryAnswers683

Chapter11:ScoringtheAdditionalPracticeTests752

ScoringYourPracticeTests753

ScoringPracticeTest2754

ScoringtheMultiple-ChoiceTests754

ScoringYourPracticeWritingTest2Essay760

ScoringPracticeTest3763

ScoringtheMultiple-ChoiceTests768

ScoringPracticeTest4770

ScoringtheMultiple-ChoiceTests770

ScoringYourPracticeWritingTest4Essay775

Chapter12:InterpretingYourACTTestScoresandRanks777

UnderstandingYourACTTestResults779

HowACTScoresYourMultiple-ChoiceTests779

HowACTScoresYourWritingTest779

RecognizingThatTestScoresAreEstimatesof

EducationalAchievement779

UsingRankstoInterpretYourScores780

ComparingYourTestScorestoEachOther780

ComparingYourScoresandRankstoYour

HighSchoolGrades780

ComparingYourScorestoThoseofEnrolledFirst-YearCollegeStudents780

UsingACTCollegeandCareerReadinessStandardstoHelpYouUnderstandYourACTScores781

PlanningYourEducationandCareer782

SeekingAdditionalInformationandGuidance782

ACTCollegeandCareerReadinessStandards--English783

ProductionofWriting783

ACTCollegeandCareerReadinessStandards--Mathematics790

ACTCollegeandCareerReadinessStandards--Reading799

TextComplexityRubric--Reading806

ACTCollegeandCareerReadinessStandards--Science823

PartFive:MovingForwardtoTestDay817

Chapter13:Registering,Planning,andPackingforTestDay819

NationalTestingProgramversusSchool/District/StateTesting820

RegisteringfortheACT820

SelectingaNationalTestingDateandLocation820

SelectingaTestOption822

Registering822

RegisteringUnderSpecialCircumstances823

PlanningandPackingforTestDay823

GettingtotheTestCenter823

DressingforTestDay824

PackingforTestDay:WhattoBring824

ObtainingAdditionalTestDetails825

AttheTestCenter825

CheckingIn825

TheONLYOfficialPrepGuidefromtheMakersoftheACTFollowingtheRules826

CommunicatingwiththeTestingStaff827

MaintainingYourComposureandEnergy828

VoidingYourAnswerDocumentsonTestDay828

TestingMoreThanOnce829


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