Structure of the SAT Reading Section: Structure, Patterns & Scoring


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Which other test is combined with the SAT Reading Test to produce half of your total SAT score?

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1. What is the new maximum score on the SAT?

2. Which of these describes the sources of the reading passages on the SAT?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

It's important to know as much about the sections of the SAT as possible before taking it. This quiz focuses on factors concerning the SAT Reading section.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

The quiz tests your knowledge of these topics:

  • New maximum score on the SAT
  • Sources of the test's reading passages
  • Time per question on the new SAT reading section
  • Question forms on the SAT Reading Test

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - draw the most important information from the related SAT prep lesson
  • Critical thinking - use this information to describe the sources of SAT reading passages
  • Information recall - remember the knowledge you've acquired about the SAT Reading section

Additional Learning

The lesson Structure of the SAT Reading Section: Structure, Patterns & Scoring covers the following objectives:

  • Give the number of reading questions on the SAT
  • Explain how much time is available to you when taking the test
  • Examine strategy for when you don't know an answer