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Course SummaryWork through this comprehensive test prep course to get ready for the Upper Level SSAT exam. The course contains engaging video lessons and practice quizzes that cover all of the math, verbal and reading topics you'll be tested on.
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About This Course
This self-paced and mobile-friendly course is designed to prepare you for the Upper Level Secondary School Admissions Test (SSAT). As you progress through the course, you'll review topics that appear on the exam, such as number concepts, algebra equations, probability, reading comprehension and much more. The course also includes short video lessons, quizzes, chapter exams and a final assessment. You can expect to study the following topics:
- Standardized test writing strategies
- Word problems and number concepts
- Algebra properties and equations
- Geometric properties and shapes
- Probability, statistics and data analysis
- Fiction and poetry reading and interpretation
- Making analogies
About the Exam
The Upper Level SSAT is for 8th-11th-grade students who are seeking admission to independent schools. There are 6 sections of the Upper Level exam, including a writing sample, 2 quantitative sections, a reading section, a verbal section and an experimental section. There are a total of 167 questions on the exam, and the duration of the test is 3 hours and 5 minutes, which includes a few breaks in between sections.
Upper Level SSAT Exam Preparation & Registration
The course can be completed at your own pace, and you can use any Internet-connected device to prepare for the SSAT. These lessons are typically less than 10 minutes in length, which helps you study quickly and efficiently. You'll be able to locate the chapter topics you want to study from your course dashboard, and the interactive video timelines allow you to jump to specific definitions and concepts inside the lessons. You can reach out to our instructors if you have any questions and revisit the lessons as many times as needed. Finally, you can practice answering the types of questions you'll be asked on the SSAT by taking the course's lesson quizzes, chapter exams and final assessment
To sign up for the SSAT, you'll need to complete the registration process on the official SSAT website. After creating an SSAT account, you'll be able to select a convenient test date, choose a nearby testing center location and print your admission ticket. You'll be able to view your SSAT score report from your account.
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