6 ACT Math Tips You Need To Know

Published on Monday, August 28th, 2017 by

Despite hundreds of hours of intensely breaking down the math section, we can unabashedly admit that the math section is difficult. That is why we recommend students learn and master these important tips so that they can achieve the best score on the math section of the ACT. Below are 6 videos tips for you to review with students. These tips have helped countless students increase their overall ACT score, as well as helping those students successfully tackle the math section of the ACT.

Tip #1: Assume Values
This tip will help students move through ACT math test questions with speed. Check out the video to learn the technique:

Tip #2: Plug & Chug
One of the best ways to move through the ACT is using the technique called “Plug & Chug.” In the video below we show you how this tip can help you in the math section of the ACT:

Tip #3: Don’t Compute Word Problems
The key to solving math problems on the ACT is by using math. Learn why students shouldn’t compute math problems, and how it can help them do better on the ACT:

Tip #4: Guess & Check
Should you guess on the ACT? Should you guess on the math test of the ACT? It depends if students learn this tip correctly or not:

Tip #5: Swap Fractions with Decimals
Want to know a tip that can save you serious time on the ACT math section? This is the tip for you:

Tip #6: Take One Path
Wondering which path students should take when it comes to either going straight with solving each test question the traditional way or with tips and techniques. This video will help: