Identifying Sentence Errors on the SAT: Question Types, Samples & Strategy


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What do the underlined sections in the Identifying Sentence Errors questions indicate?

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1. Which best describes how the SAT now tests Sentence Errors?

2. What best describes the passages you'll encounter?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Identifying Sentence Errors questions are a critical part of the writing portion of the SAT, and this quiz tests you on how these questions work.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

The assessment questions will ask you to:

  • Recall how the SAT tests Sentence Errors
  • Remember what underlined sections indicate
  • Determine what kinds of passages you will encounter
  • Understand question types and what they measure

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - draw from relevant information from the lesson on Identifying Sentence Errors questions
  • Making connections- use understanding of the concept use understanding of the concept of the different question types to identify what each measures
  • Information recall - remember the knowledge you've gained about how Sentence Errors are tested on the SAT

Additional Learning

The lesson titled Identifying Sentence Errors on the SAT: Question Types, Samples & Strategy helps you understand this part of the test and covers the following objectives:

  • Detail the components of Identifying Sentence Errors questions
  • Give an example of an Identifying Sentence Errors question
  • Provide a list of tips for answering these questions