Revised SAT vs. ACT

13 and a half minutes per 10-11 SAT questions (more time per question) 8 and a half minutes per 10 ACT questions (less time per  question)
There are 6 questions with geometry and trigonometry More emphasis on geometry and trigonometry, approximately 30%
Calculator is permitted for one out of the 2 sections Calculator is permitted throughout the test.
Writing – Essay – 50 minutes, separate essay score 2-8 Writing – Essay – 30 minutes, separate essay score 2- 12
Total score of 400- 1600 consists of two parts, math, reading and writing Composite score- 1-36. Individual scores (math, reading, English, and science)
Formulas are provided Formulas are not provided
Reading – answers come in order within the passage Reading – answers come in random order within the passage
Science- included in math, and verbal sections Science – separate section