sat

SAT

SAT Coaching in Hyderabad

 

SAT Overview

The SAT is a pre requisite for the college admissions in the USA for undergraduate programs. The test is for 3 hour and 50 minutes (with optional essay 50 minutes to analyze a 650-750 word document and draft an essay, scored separately).

Scoring

  • No wrong answer penalty
  • Score is out of 1600
  • 800 for Math
  • 800 for Evidence-Based Reading & Writing
  • Subscores and insight scores available
  • Optional Essay will be scored separately

Anatomy

  • 1 Evidence-Based Reading and Writing test
  • 65-minute Reading section
  • 35-minute Language and Writing section
  • 1 Math test
  • 55-minute section with calculator
  • 25-minute section without calculator
  • 1 Essay test (optional) – 50 minutes
  • 4 answer choices for multiple choice questions

Math

  • Essay is optional
  • Students have 50 minutes to analyze a 650-750 word document and draft an essay
  • Tests reading, analysis, and writing skills; requires students to analyze a source document and explain how the author builds an argument
  • Facts matter
  • Scored separately

Reading & Writing

  • Evidence-Based Reading
  • No Sentence Completions
  • Tests understanding of passages from U.S and World Literature, History / Social studies, and Sciences (500 – 750 words)
  • Writing and Language
  • Test “Expression of Ideas” and “Standard English Conventions” through passages relating to Careers, History / Social studies, Humanities and Science
  • All questions pull from extended prose (400-450 words)

 

 

SAT Mock Tests

Section

# of Questions

Timing

Total Score

Reading

5 passages, 52 Questions

65 Min

Final score between 400-1600.

Writing & Language

4 passages, 44 Questions

35 Min

Math

No calculator 20 Questions
with calculator 38 Questions

25 Min
55 Min

Optional Essay

Writing, Reading & Analysis (scoring domains)

50 Min

 

Test Registration fee

13.5 with essay
96.5 without essay

Four registration score reports are available up to nine days after the test date.

Additional  score reporting fee

12

Accepted Id

Passport only

To register for the test, logon to www.sat.collegeboard.org