# What calculator Am I allowed to use on the act?

### Table of Contents

- What calculator Am I allowed to use on the act?
- Can you use a TI 30Xa on the SAT?
- What calculators are not allowed on the ACT test?
- Is TI-84 allowed on Act?
- Is Casio FX-9750GII allowed on ACT?
- Do you get a formula sheet on the ACT?
- Is the Casio FX 260 solar allowed on the SAT?
- Is Casio FX 300MS allowed on SAT?
- What calculators can you use on the ACT 2021?
- Why are CAS calculators banned?

### What calculator Am I allowed to use on the act?

graphing calculator
In general, the ACT explains that all test-takers can use “**any 4-function, scientific, or graphing calculator**, as long as it is not on the prohibited list and it is modified, if needed.”

### Can you use a TI 30Xa on the SAT?

The TI-30Xa scientific **calculator is approved for use on SAT®**, ACT® and AP® exams.

### What calculators are not allowed on the ACT test?

**ACT Calculators You Can't Use**

- Texas Instruments: All calculator model numbers beginning with TI-89 or TI-92. TI-Nspire CAS (NOTE: The TI-Nspire IS permitted as long as it is NOT marked as CAS, so double-check carefully to be sure)
- Hewlett-Packard: HP Prime. HP 48GII. ...
- Casio: ClassPad 400. ClassPad 300 or ClassPad 330.

### Is TI-84 allowed on Act?

The TI-84 Plus graphing **calculator is allowed during the entire portion of the math section of the ACT**. ... You can use your TI graphing calculator to work through problems more efficiently, help verify answers, and model a difficult word problem.

### Is Casio FX-9750GII allowed on ACT?

The Casio fx-9750GII is our 4th best overall pick on our list of the top rated graphing calculators for the ACT. ... Also, like the other choices on our list, this device can be used for **almost all standardized exams**, including both the ACT and the SAT. You will not need to pick up 2 different calculators.

### Do you get a formula sheet on the ACT?

**The ACT does not provide a formula sheet for the Math section**, so you'll need to know a few key formulas by heart. It's important to understand these formulas because the ACT math test is pretty straightforward; often knowledge of these key formulas can help you solve problems faster and more accurately.

### Is the Casio FX 260 solar allowed on the SAT?

The CASIO fx-260 Solar scientific calculator is **permitted for use** on the PSAT/NMSQT, SAT and ACT college entrance exams, and AP tests.

### Is Casio FX 300MS allowed on SAT?

Bonus Q&A: What's Your Favorite Calculator for the SAT and Why? Fred: For sure, the Casio fx-300MS. ... It's a relatively simple calculator, meaning **all teachers will let you use it for exams** that allow calculators, so you can get a lot of practice using this calculator.

### What calculators can you use on the ACT 2021?

**Now, with all these fundamental introductions, let's move forward and discuss what are the best calculators for the ACT.**

- Texas Instruments TI-84 Plus Graphing Calculator. ...
- Casio fx-9750GII Graphing Calculator. ...
- Texas Instruments TI-83 Plus Graphing Calculator. ...
- Texas Instruments TI-30X IIS 2-Line Scientific Calculator.

### Why are CAS calculators banned?

Seven models of the TI-Nspire CAS are on the College Board's list. The ACT, which competes with the College Board for test-takers, prohibits calculators with CAS functionality. ... They say that **because the College Board needs to make the SAT seem accessible to people of all income levels**. ...