Does the ACT or SAT penalize you additional points for getting an answer wrong? Is there a benefit for guessing on questions you don’t know on either test?

Kevin_O
Feb 04, 2020

Here is everything you need to know about guessing on the SAT or the ACT. We’ve included a detailed analysis which tests two hyptheses on “how to guess” appropriately.

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