ACT Math For Dummies

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John Wiley & Sons, Jun 28, 2011 - Education - 360 pages
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Multiply your chances of success on the ACT Math Test

The ACT Mathematics Test is a 60-question, 60-minute subtestdesigned to measure the mathematical skills students have typicallyacquired in courses taken by the end of 11th grade, and isgenerally considered to be the most challenging section of theACT.

ACT Math For Dummies is an approachable, easy-to-followstudy guide specific to the Math section, complete with practiceproblems and strategies to help you prepare for exam day.

  • Review chapters for algebra, geometry, and trigonometry
  • Three practice tests modeled from questions off the most recentACT tests
  • Packed with tips, useful information, and strategies

ACT Math For Dummies is your one-stop guide to learn,review, and practice for the test!

 

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Contents

Introduction 1
3
Reviewing ACT Math Basics 7 Chapter 2 Boosting Your TestTaking Skills 17 Chapter 3 Discovering Some ProblemSolving Strategies
25
Building Your PreAlgebra
40
Starting with the Basics PreAlgebra 39 Chapter 5 Its Elementary Algebra My Dear Watson 65 Chapter 6 Practice Problems for PreAlgebra and Eleme...
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Digging In to Intermediate Algebra
104
Moving to Intermediate Algebra 103 Chapter 8 Coordinating a Path through Coordinate Geometry 125 Chapter 9 Practice Problems for Intermediate...
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Visualizing Plane Geometry and Trigonometry
170
Plain Talk about Plane Geometry 169 Chapter 11 Trig and Beyond ACT Advanced Math Topics 193 Chapter 12 Practice Problems for Geometry Tri...
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Practice Test 1 Answers and Explanations 251 Mathematics Test
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Practice Test 2 267 Mathematics Test Answer Sheet 269 Mathematics Test
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Practice Test 2 Answers and Explanations 283 Mathematics Test
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Practice Test 3 301 Mathematics Test Answer Sheet 303 Mathematics Test
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Practice Test 3 Answers and Explanations 317 Mathematics Test
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Practice Test 1 235 Chapter 14 Practice Test 1 Answers and Explanations 251 Chapter 15 Practice Test 2 267 Chapter 16 Practice Test 2 Answers and...
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Index
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Practice Test 1 235 Mathematics Test Answer Sheet 237 Mathematics Test
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About the author (2011)

Mark Zegarelli is the author of Basic Math & Pre-Algebra For Dummies, SAT Math For Dummies (both from Wiley), and five other books on basic math, calculus, and logic. He holds degrees in both English and math from Rutgers University and is a math tutor and teacher.

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