Most people think that the only difference between the ACT and the SAT is a matter of where you live. Students in the Western half of the United States are usually taught that the ACT is most prevalent while students on the Eastern half of the United States lean towards the SAT as being more prevalent. Students and their parents believe that the location of your dream school automatically decides what test you should take. We’re going to bust that myth right here! Where you live doesn’t determine what test you should take, YOU do. Although it’s worth looking into at times, most colleges accept both the SAT and ACT as standardized entry tests. What test is best for you is entirely up to you and we’re here to help you decide that now!
Determine whether the ACT or SAT will be best for you by learning more about their differences. For example,
Major differences to note:
We recommend that each student take a practice SAT or ACT test (<- get your practice test by clicking the link) to see which test he or she prefers.
For the student eager to do their best we always recommend to take both the SAT and the ACT at least once.
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