Dynamic ACT Test for Vocabulary

Before ACT test, students usually try to enhance vocabulary as rich as possible. Although ACT isn’t pure English test, three sections mainly focus on English skills. As any English test, you cannot expect to shoot a high score with poor vocabulary. Basically vocabulary is the base to think, talk, read, and write, is the base of any language skills. To build ACT vocabulary, you need study first, and then review to keep warm of them. This app, ACT Vocabulary Test Online, is designed to help you do these things.

In modern education methodology, there are multiple ways to study words. This tool is by random practice. It has a built-in set of ACT words, more than 1000. These words are matched with level of most of grade 12 students, and highly useful in ACT test papers. You may try some practice sheet or actually do test questions. If you don’t feel too easy or too hard, it means that the built-in ACT vocabulary is good for you; and it deserves to work on.

This is a practice-oriented app. You don’t need detail plan or schedule to use it. Anytime and anywhere you can access its webpage and practice or test as long as you have internet. Some people use this app as a tool to evaluate ACT vocabulary. As a matter of fact, it can also be used to study new words or review known words. So called practice-oriented vocabulary building is to enrich word bank by repeated exercises. Through a plenty of exercises, you will finally familiarize with the built-in vocabulary and keep warm of them until the test day.

The basic functionality of this app is to make ACT test questions on demand, and then shows web page to support online practice. Showing dynamic quizzes and auto checking answers is core feature of ACT vocabulary test online. In addition, students can store result of each test, by which they can compare with early data, or even others’ data. To understand own progress and shortcoming is a great asset to improve vocabulary rapidly.

This app has some extra features that you hardly see at similar tools. For example, it includes sentence for each word, which helps to learn new word very much. Every word has definitions of 20 languages that are useful resource for non-English speakers.

Some features of this app are based on your previous test result, so you should sign in before any activities. This website is total free. Your account is just to specify identity in order to manage your data. If you don’t have account yet, create one to run this great ACT vocabulary app!

 Questions and Answers
How many questions and words are there in ACT Test for Vocabulary?
ACT Test for Vocabulary is based 1200+ basic ACT words. Each test sheet has 12 questions that are produced dynamically. So, each time you will see separate test sheet.

What are special features in the web app?
As a free ACT online practice tool, it is convenient and easy to use anytime and anyplace. Besides, it offers some features that ACT words builders are very interested. You can know score and time consuming of other test takers and compare with own data, or review own previous test data and failed words. You also can subscribe ACT test on demand; the test link will be sent to your email by settings.

Do I have to sign in before using the app?
This is a free ACT online practice tool. So you can use it without sign in. But if you want to save test result for future review, or you want to subscribe test link, you need sign in at first. If you don't have account of examword.com yet, please register one from Sign On. An account of examword.com (English Test Vocabulary) is good for all web apps in this site, and all web apps in this site are free.

I am an ESL student, but I dislike explanations in my local language. How do I see pure English test?
At Subscribe settings, you can check off Only English in Explanation. It will turn off local language feature for all test sheets.

I set my local language, but cannot see it in test sheet sometimes, why?
In a few cases, like first landing test page, your settings possibly aren't loaded. So, you cannot see local explanation in test sheet. Please use Make Test Sheet to get new test sheet. Your local language would be there. Besides, you should ensure NOT check Only English at Subscribe settings to show local explanations.

Why do I cannot submit/check my test sometimes?
To keep your data is useful for future reference, submit will be accepted only when mark is more than 30%. It means you need answer at least 4 questions right to get a mark, and save it.

Do I have to Save my test result?
No. If you want to refer the result in future, you can save test result, including your mark, time consuming, and error list. Note that you have to sign in before test if you want to save result.

I submit my test answers, but cannot see it in Statistics and Previous Test, why?
Your submitting just finished current test, you can check the test result at current page. However, the result hasn’t been saved to server yet. As long as you leave this page, your result will lose. To view test result in future, like shown in Statistics and Previous Test, you have to save to server before leaving.

How do I subscribe ACT Test for Vocabulary?
From Subscribe, you can submit test subscription. The test link will be sent to your email per your request. Just click the link, you will sign in automatically and see new test sheet. When setting, you can also select whether showing local explanations in questions if your account is of ESL student.

How do I cancel test link subscription?
It’s easy. At Subscribe settings, choose the 'Stop send test link' option.

How do I use statistics to evaluate my level and improve my words building?
The Statistics page shows data of 200 tests of ACT just before currrent day, which includes both mark and time consuming. It's hard to say what scale is good or excellent because everyone has own scenario. However, you should at least be better than average level to pass ACT exam since the test words aren't very difficult. If you are working for high score in ACT test, you would try reach top 10% at both mark and time consuming.

 Demo Test Sheet

annals
 
 
(1)
n.  E.g. In the annals of this period, we find no mention of democratic movements.
Select answer:
flowing into; mass arrival or incoming
unfairness; lack of equity or abstract justice; disagreement with equitable principles
state of being nameless; one that is unknown or unacknowledged
formal, lengthy discussion of a subject; verbal exchange; conversation
chronological record of the events of successive years
Don't select.
calumny
 
 
(2)
n.  E.g. He could endure his financial failure, but he could not bear the calumny that his foes heaped upon him.
Select answer:
lacking restraint or control; feeling of extreme emotional intensity; unbounded enthusiasm
supporting bar or rod; proud step or walk, with the head erect; stubbornness
point or respect in which things differ; difference
intense interest; eagerness to accomplish some object
false statement maliciously made to injure another's reputation; slander
Don't select.
chasm
 
 
(3)
n.  E.g. They could not see the bottom of the chasm.
Select answer:
deep opening in the earth surface
turmoil; bewildering jumble; confused mass
formal or high praise; formal eulogistic composition intended as public compliment
positive assertion; confirmation; solemn pledge by one who refuses to take an oath
act or process of infusing; introduction of a solution into person through vein for therapeutic purposes
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elated
 
 
(4)
a.  E.g. Grinning from ear to ear, Bonnie Blair was clearly elated by her fifth Olympic gold medal.
Select answer:
suitable for servant; having low nature
counterfeit or fake; not authentic; not genuine
overjoyed; extremely happy and excited
deviating from normal or common order, form, or rule
set apart; isolated in restricted sense, so remote from other bodies
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feign
 
 
(5)
v.  E.g. Lady Macbeth decided to feign illness although she was actually healthy.
Select answer:
assault; attack with or as if with violent blows
find out for certain; discover with certainty; make sure of
grant; promise or agree condescendingly, as a special favor; permit
surround; form a circle or ring around; enclose; envelop
make false appearance of; disguise; conceal; invent or imagine
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hermitage
 
 
(6)
n.  E.g. Even in his remote hermitage he could not escape completely from the world.
Select answer:
one who studies history and science of mankind
reply, especially to answer in a quick, caustic, or witty manner
indifference; lack of concern; composure
agent sent on a mission to represent or advance the interests of another
place where one can live in seclusion; home of one isolated from society for religious reasons
Don't select.
jovial
 
 
(7)
a.  E.g. A frown seemed out of place on his invariably jovial face.
Select answer:
opposite; reversed in order, nature, or effect; turned upside down
pompous; using inflated language; high-sounding but with little meaning
everlasting; continuing without interruption
loud and harsh; insistent; high-pitched; rough-sounding
good-natured; marked by good cheer; cheerful and good-humored
Don't select.
maniacal
 
 
(8)
a.  E.g. Though Mr. Rochester had locked his mad wife in the attic, he could still hear her maniacal laughter echoing throughout the house.
Select answer:
wildly disordered; excessive enthusiasm or excitement; insane
acting in strength, firmness, or resilience
quickly perceptive; keen; having a sharp point or tip; extremely sharp or severe
having casual sexual relations frequently with different partners; irregular, casual and unrestrained in sexual behavior
gay; joyous; carefree and lighthearted
Don't select.
prelude
 
 
(9)
n.  E.g. I am afraid that this border raid is the prelude to more serious attacks.
Select answer:
oppression; cruel government; office or authority of an absolute ruler; absolute power
eager bark or cry; sharp, quick bark or cry caused by fear or pain
small house or cottage usually having a single story and attic
introduction; forerunner; preliminary or preface
self control; self restraint; partial or complete abstention from sexual activity
Don't select.
rout
 
 
(10)
v.  E.g. The reinforcements were able to rout the enemy.
Select answer:
oppose with arguments; attempt to prove to be false or incorrect; contradict
put to disorderly flight or retreat; drive out; cause to flee; defeat overwhelmingly
make steady progress; prosper; flourish
agree; give consent, often at insistence of another; concede
adjust or settle by making mutual concessions; endanger the interests or reputation of
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synthesis
 
 
(11)
n.  E.g. Now that we have succeeded in isolating this drug, our next problem is to plan its synthesis in the laboratory.
Select answer:
rushing stream; flood; heavy downpour
puzzle; difficult problem
highest point; vertex; summit; climax
storage place for military equipment; stock of weapons
combining parts into a coherent whole; putting of two or more things togethe
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unearth
 
 
(12)
v.  E.g. When they unearth the city, the archeologists find many relics of an ancient civilization.
Select answer:
gather into a mass, sum, or whole; amount to
withdraw; take back; draw back or in
save from loss or destruction; rescue of a ship; save for further use
bring up out of earth; dig up; bring to public notice; uncover
attack with abusive language; vilify
Don't select.