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Sample ACT Test Questions—College Readiness Benchmarks™

The sample ACT test questions include a passage and/or a test item from each of the four ACT tests in English, reading, mathematics and science. Students who score at or above the College Readiness Benchmark on a test (18 in English, 21 in reading, 22 in mathematics and 24 in science) will be able to correctly answer the sample item for that test.

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