ACT Math and Science Workbook

ACT Math and Science Workbook

by Roselyn Teukolsky M.S.

Paperback(Third Edition)

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The revised third edition of this hands-on workbook presents exercises, math problems, sample science passages, and quizzes with answers and detailed solutions as it takes college-bound students through all the math and science requirements for the ACT test. Separate math chapters provide a complete review of the ACT Math test, including:

  • Pre-algebra, elementary algebra, and intermediate algebra
  • Plane geometry, coordinate geometry, and trigonometry

The science sections emphasize the scientific method, the analysis of tables and graphs, and the technique for reading scientific passages. A four-step drill is introduced to help students with ACT Science test questions. This edition reviews the three types of passages covered on the ACT Science test:
  • Data representation passages
  • Research summaries passages
  • Conflicting viewpoints passages

Additional features include a glossary of math formulas and science terms as well as test-taking strategies for success. The workbook concludes with a comprehensive math practice test as well as a comprehensive science practice test.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781438009537
Publisher: Barrons Educational Series
Publication date: 11/01/2017
Series: Barron's Test Prep
Edition description: Third Edition
Pages: 416
Sales rank: 78,764
Product dimensions: 8.30(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.80(d)
Age Range: 16 - 17 Years

About the Author

Roselyn Teukolsky has an M.S. degree from Cornell University and was a math and computer science teacher at Ithaca High School in Ithaca, New York for more than 30 years. She has taught physics, chemistry, biology, ecology, and oceanography. She has published articles in The Mathematics Teacher and in the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics Yearbook. She is the author of Barron’s AP Computer Science A review book and flashcards, ACT Math and Science Workbook, and coauthor of Barron’s SAT 1600: Aiming for the Perfect Score. She has received the Edyth May Sliffe Award for Distinguished Mathematics Teaching and the Alfred Kalfus Distinguished Coach Award from the New York State Math League (NYSML).

Table of Contents

ACT Overview and Strategies
1 Overview of the Math Test
2 Pre-Algebra
3 Elementary Algebra
4 Intermediate Algebra
5 Plane and Solid Geometry
6 Coordinate Geometry
7 Trigonometry
8 Overview of the Science Test
9 General Strategies for Science
10 Data Representation
11 Research Summary
12 Conflicting Viewpoints
Practice Mathematics Test
Practice Science Test
Appendix A: Some Useful Math Formulas
Appendix B: Some Useful Scientific Units

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