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ACT Kaplan Online Prep Live

Live online prep from the experts

ACT and Kaplan bring you the new ACT® Kaplan® Online Prep Live —a virtual classroom experience that delivers all the benefits of live instruction at home or on the go. Learn more about ACT Kaplan Online Prep Live >

The Official ACT Prep Pack

ACT Prep Guide + ACT Online Prep

The Official ACT Prep Pack includes:

  • The Official ACT Prep Guide 2018 book
  • Activation code for ACT Online Prep provided within your purchased book
  • Full access to ACT Online Prep for six months
  • 5 full practice tests
  • More than 2,400 practice questions online
  • Mobile app for practice and reporting
  • Game center to further test knowledge
  • 450 Flashcards customized for individual review needs
  • Daily goals to assist with study targets
  • Personalized learning paths
  • And much more!

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Amazon | Barnes & Noble | Books-A-Million | Indie Bound | Wiley

ACT Online Prep

Prepare for the ACT anytime, anywhere

Your coursework already prepares you to take the ACT—but additional practice can help you be ready to do your best. ACT® Online Prep provides additional practice wherever and whenever you want it.
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The Official ACT Prep Guide

The only test prep book from the makers of the ACT test

By the pool. At your sister’s soccer game. On a long family road trip. If you have the time, we have the study guide.

The Official ACT Prep Guide includes:

  • Three practice tests
  • Explanations for all correct and incorrect answer choices
  • Test-taking strategies for each test section
  • Hundreds of additional practice questions in the online bonus content area

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Free Test Prep Resources

Download a Free Study Guide

Get a taste of the ACT test with practice questions.

Familiarize yourself with the instructions and format, then review, analyze, and answer the questions to see if you’re correct—and why. Includes complete practice tests with scoring keys, and a writing prompt.
 

Question of the Day

More than 100 free practice questions

Want to know what to expect on the ACT test? Sign in to ACT Profile to get free practice questions and answers from past tests. Explanations and tips are provided to help you solve each question. You also can sign up to receive a weekly email that provides each week's questions.

Practice for Each Test Section

Visit these pages for free online practice.

Writing Samples are provided as study aids for the optional writing test.
 

Test Descriptions

Get detailed information about each test section and what is covered.

The ACT measures the knowledge, understanding, and skills that you have acquired throughout your education.

The test contains multiple-choice tests in four areas: English, mathematics, reading, and science. Each of these tests contains questions that offer either four or five answer choices from which you are to choose the correct, or best, answer. 

If you register for the optional ACT with writing, you will take the writing test after the four multiple-choice tests.