About This Chapter
LSAT: About the Test - Chapter Summary
This chapter is made up of lessons to help you enter the LSAT test from an informed standpoint. You'll learn about various aspects of the exam's makeup, such as question types, as well as what happens after testing, and successful testing strategies to keep in mind. Topics discussed include:
- The format, timing and types of questions on the LSAT
- LSAT scoring
- Preparing for the LSAT
- Common mistakes on multiple choice questions
Within the dashboard feature, you can stay on top of your recent activity and progress through the chapter. Take advantage of the review quiz for self-assessment of the material. Before you leave, you can also check out links to related material and ask questions of professional instructors if you find yourself stuck through the teacher or help tab.
1. LSAT: Test Format, Timing & Question Types
The Law School Admission Test (LSAT) is a prerequisite for admission to most law schools in the United States and Canada. If you are planning to take this exam, familiarizing yourself with the format beforehand is one way to help you achieve your best possible score. Read on to find out how the LSAT is structured and what you may encounter when you sit for it.
2. How Does LSAT Scoring Work?
It is important for you to understand the LSAT scoring process so you can aim for scores that will get you into your preferred law schools. Read on to learn more about how the final score is calculated and get info on study aids for the exam.
3. LSAT Prep & Test Strategies
Graduate school admission tests tend to provoke anxiety for most applicants, but strategies for preparation and test-taking can make the experience easier to handle. This lesson will focus on strategies for taking the LSAT.
4. Common Flaws on Multiple Choice Questions
When writing multiple choice questions, some educators make mistakes that can actually benefit the test-taker. Watch this lesson to find out about some common flaws that show up on multiple choice tests and how they can help you do well.
Earning College Credit
Did you know… We have over 200 college courses that prepare you to earn credit by exam that is accepted by over 1,500 colleges and universities. You can test out of the first two years of college and save thousands off your degree. Anyone can earn credit-by-exam regardless of age or education level.
To learn more, visit our Earning Credit Page
Transferring credit to the school of your choice
Not sure what college you want to attend yet? Study.com has thousands of articles about every imaginable degree, area of study and career path that can help you find the school that's right for you.
Other chapters within the LSAT Test: Online Prep & Review course