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The SAT is a college admission test that is recognized globally. It measures your knowledge of reading, writing and math. The top universities in the United States require a high SAT score to be admitted.
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What is SAT?
- The SAT is a paper based entrance test for Undergraduate study in the usa.
- The SAT test is a multiple choice admission test with few numeric entry questions.
- The SAT test is mandatory for students even in the usa who want to do their undergraduate program.
- The SAT is based on real world questions or problems which students would face in college.
Who conducts the SAT?
- The test is designed, developed and administered by college board headquartered in usa.
- College board conducts the test as a Non-profit Organization.
- The official website is www.collegeboard.org
- The test registration can be done online by creating a login id.
On what topics or concepts will student be test in SAT?
- Verbal ability tests the student to understand complex passages, grammar and reading passages.
- Quantitative ability tests the student’s problem solving ability using multiple data sources with real life applications.
- The optional section focuses on the ability of the students to understand the argument and write an essay in support of the essay.
- In a total of 1600, verbal section is of 100 minutes for 200-800 score and quantitative section is of 80 minutes for 200-800 score.
- Optional essay is of 50 minutes scored from 2 to 8 points.
When and where is the SAT conducted?
- The SAT is administered six times in a year during October, November, December, January, May, June
- SAT is conducted in almost all major cities in India.
- Student can also choose his choice of Centre while he is booking the slot for his test.
- Student is required to book his or her slot at least 15 days in advance and in peak season at least 60 days prior to the test.
- SAT can be taken in all 6 times in a calendar year.
What is the Test pattern of SAT?
- SAT is a paper pencil based test and tests students in three sections- Math, Verbal ability and Essay
- Essay is optional but is highly recommended to attempt since many schools require the essay score.
|SAT component||No of question||Time in mins||Score|
|Reading||52||65||Out of 200-800|
|Writing & Language||44||35||Out of 200-800|
|Math||58||80||Out of 200-800|
|Total||154 and 155 with Essay||180 and 230 with Essay||400-1600|
- The total sat score will be in range of 400-1600.
- Test scores to the test taker are reported within 2 to 3 weeks after the exam.
What is the test fee for SAT?
- Test fee without essay: us $49
- Test fee with essay: us $66
- Test center fee: us$24
- Rescheduling fee: us $29
- Changing the test center: us $29