Forrest County School District posted the largest ACT growth in Mississippi, leaping from an average composite score of 15.9 to 18.2 (2.3-point increase). It was the second year in a row that a MasteryPrep partner school posted the highest ACT growth in Mississippi. Forrest County has partnered with MasteryPrep since 2016. North Forrest High School […]

## ACT Aspire English Tip

###### Published on Tuesday, July 26th, 2016 by

She not only met her deadline for the seemingly impossible project but also helped her colleagues who were scrambling to finish their work on other assignments. A. NO CHANGE B. but also did she C. project she D. project but she Scroll down or click here for the answer! […]

## ACT ASPIRE Math Tip

###### Published on Saturday, July 23rd, 2016 by

What is the circumference, in centimeters, of a circle whose radius is 16 centimeters? Show and explain your work. Scroll down or click here for the answer! The equation of the circumference of a circle is given by C = 2πr. If the radius of […]

## ACT ASPIRE Math Tip

###### Published on Thursday, June 23rd, 2016 by

Zach has 3 pairs of shoes, 8 shirts, and 5 pairs of jeans. He believes that there are 16 distinct outfits he can wear—each consisting of a pair of shoes, a shirt, and a pair of jeans—because 3 + 8 + 5 = 16 outfits. What was Zach’s mistake and what is the actual number […]

## ACT ASPIRE Reading Tip

###### Published on Saturday, April 23rd, 2016 by

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 […]

## ACT ASPIRE Science Tip

###### Published on Wednesday, March 23rd, 2016 by

Download and read the following PASSAGE I According to Table 1, as the number of dead crows and blue jays increased from 0 to 4, the percentage of households in which one or more people were infected by West Nile virus: F. increased only. G. decreased only. H. increased, then decreased. J. alternated between decreasing […]