ACT Science Test Overview: Spotting Contradictions

In today’s post we show you an ACT test taking technique for the Science section that will help you narrow down the answers for you, so it is easier to pick the correct one. Contradictions in the Science section are easy to figure out if you know what you are looking for. Follow the guidelines […]


ACT Science Test Overview: Reading the Graphs

One of the biggest skills being tested on the ACT Science test is the ability to read graphs. In today’s video we help you understand how you should approach graphs in the Science section of the ACT and why understanding this technique will help you score higher on the Science section and the ACT overall. […]


ACT Science Test Overview: Connect the Dots

In today’s video we show you how to connect the dots, of the clues set out in the questions of the ACT Science test.  Many people who do well on this section of the ACT are probably already doing this to some degree but we want to further clarify how this technique can help you. […]


ACT Science Test Overview

In this series we take a look at the Science section of the ACT and break down what you can expect, tips and tricks, and how you can beat the clock and get the best score possible in this section.  The Science section is a tough section of the ACT and if you are not […]


ACT Right Podcast by MasteryPrep

  Great news!  We have officially launched our weekly podcast, ACT Right: Better ACT Test Scores. In our podcast, we discuss the most popular topics and techniques shared in our books, workshops, and Boot Camps. Subscribe now and get ACT tips on the go! Please rate and review us – your input helps our podcast […]


Better ACT Scores in 2 Minutes or Less: Pig Latin

Can Pig Latin really help you do better on the ACT science section? In a word, esyay! Learn our trick in today’s video. ACT Blitz: Pig Latin We hope you have enjoyed our series of short videos. We’re confident that if you put these little “secrets” to work, you will boost your ACT score. If […]


Better ACT Scores in 2 Minutes or Less: It’s All in the Timing

Do you tend to run out of time on the ACT? You’re not alone. Many students, even those in advanced classes, struggle with finishing each section in time. Fortunately, MasteryPrep is here to help! In today’s short video, we’ll share with you the secret to pacing and tell you how to structure your time on […]


Better ACT Scores in 2 Minutes or Less: Know Before You Go!

 If you’ve been following our posts, you already have a small arsenal of secret weapons that will help you get the score you want on the ACT. These videos—less than 2 minutes long—are a great way to dip your toes into MasteryPrep’s style and quality of ACT prep. They provide quick and exciting preparation that […]


ACT ASPIRE Reading Tip

Download and read the following PASSAGE III The passage states in lines 28–30 that the principles of improvisation established by the Compass Players “have grown into a comedy movement that has helped define popular entertainment ever since.” Explain how improvisation has influenced and defined popular entertainment. Use two details from the passage to support your […]


Better ACT Scores in 2 Minutes or Less: Swap Semicolons with Periods

Do you want to learn a trick on how to do better on the ACT? Do you have 2 minutes? Then we have the video for you! Today, we’ll show you how the ACT English section uses semicolons to trick you into the wrong answer. If you learn our secret skill in the video below, […]