Philip MartinSep 103 min15 or Less in ACT Math...What to Do?The ACT Math test is, obviously, difficult. Unfortunately, as the ACT makes changes to the test by making it shorter (15 less questions),...

Philip MartinSep 31 minSlope-Intercept Form and the ACTAll the ways the ACT can ask you about slope-intercept form

Philip MartinAug 33 minThe ACT Test is ChangingThe ACT is changing...what is changing, when is it happening, and what does it mean?

Philip MartinApr 192 minThree Formulas NOT To MemorizeThe three formulas that students do NOT need to memorize for the ACT.

Philip MartinOct 15, 20232 minQuiz: Math In Order of ImportanceI own a lot of ACT prep books from a lot of different companies; it kind of comes with the territory when you've been teaching ACT prep...

Philip MartinMay 19, 20233 minACT Math and "Picking Numbers"As one of the three or four ACT Math Mini-strategies, Picking Numbers is an extremely valuable tool for any student looking to take the ACT.

Philip MartinFeb 20, 20233 min"Illustrative figures are NOT necessarily drawn to scale..."Hopefully, students have been taught or intuitively know that reading the directions prior to any ACT test is a waste of time. There is...

Philip MartinDec 10, 20203 minBacksolving - The Math Multiple Choice AdvantageWhen I took Calculus I in college, I encountered something I had never seen: a multiple choice math test. The teacher gave us four answer...

Philip MartinNov 17, 20202 minACT Math Strategy - Eliminate the 5-minute Panic!If youâ€™ve taken the ACT, you are probably familiar with the panic. You coast along through the first 20 to 30 problems thinking, â€œNot as...