Raise your ACT score with free ACT prep course and practice tests

September 14, 2018

ACT season is just gearing up. Before taking the ACT for the first time or improving your score, the Tennessee Electronic Library (TEL) has free resources to help you out if you live Tennessee

Through Testing & Education Reference Center, students can take timed practice ACT tests, a self-paced online prep course (with more practice tests) or work their way through the ACT Prep Guide (even more practice tests!)  All the following resources are available anytime and on any device for Tennessee residents.

ACT Online Course

The ACT Online Course starts with an initial diagnostic pretest to determine your strengths and weaknesses.  Based on your results, interactive lessons with quizzes provide you the information you need to build your skills. The ACT Online Course contains three full-length practice tests.

ACT Practice Tests

Take one or all of the three timed full-length practice tests. For each question, you can review detailed answer explanations. Tests are divided into English, Science, Reading Comprehension, Mathematics, and Writing sections to mirror the real testing experience

Peterson's ACT Prep Guide Ebook: The Ultimate Guide to Mastering the ACT 2018

This ultimate guide includes a thorough review of all test sections: English, Science, Reading Comprehension, Mathematics, and Writing, featuring expert strategies, numerous practice questions with detailed answer explanations, and sample essays. This ebook includes four practice tests with detailed answer explanations.

Beyond the practice exams, there are flash cards and helpful articles that can help to demystify the ACT. 

  1. Go to Testing & Education Reference Center
  2. Sign up for a free account 
  3. Start practicing today!