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The College Board prescribes the exam pattern for both the SAT Reasoning Test and SAT Subject Tests. The SAT has a total of four tests along with Essay being optional. The three tests include the Reading Test, the Writing and Language Test and the Math Test. While the Essay is optional, a number of high schools and college abroad have made it mandatory. It depends on the high school or college of your preference.
Candidates who appear in the SAT entrance exam can apply for admission in various abroad universities using SAT scorecard. Countries that accept SAT scorecard are USA, UK, Canada, Australia, Germany, Singapore. Some of the popular universities are Yale University, University of Florida, Aston University, Bournemouth University, McGill University, University of Queensland, Jacobs University Bremen, Curtin Singapore.
If you still have not decided which high school or college to apply to, taking SAT with Essay will be more fitting. It is to be noted that the College Board includes test questions for research purposes from time to time. If so happens, additional time is given to attempt the questions. These questions will not be included to calculate your score.
COVID 19 Alert
The SAT which was scheduled to be conducted in May and June was cancelled due to the COVID 19 pandemic. The next test will be held from August at various SAT centres across the country.
|SAT 2020 Exam Pattern Highlights||Section-Wise Distribution of Questions in SAT 2020|
|SAT Subject Tests Exam Pattern Highlights 2020||List of Subjects for SAT Subject Test|
The SAT 2020 exam pattern highlights will ensure that the candidates have a clear idea of the SAT Reasoning Test 2020 exam pattern:
|SAT Exam Duration||3 hours (plus 50 minutes for the Essay [optional])|
|Total Number of Sections||4 (Including Essay)|
|Total Number of Questions||154 (155 with Essay)|
|Mode of SAT Exam||Paper Based|
|Medium of Instruction||English|
The section-wise distribution of questions or exam pattern of SAT Reasoning Test 2020 has been given in the table below:
|Section/Components||Number of Questions/Tasks||Time Allotted (in minutes)|
|Writing and Language||44||35|
|Total||154 (155 with Essay)||180 (230 with Essay)|
Find the highlights of SAT Subject Tests in the table mentioned below. SAT Subject Tests are nothing but college admission exams on certain subjects in which you can lay out your potential
These are given six times in a school year.
One can take one to three subject tests on one test date
Candidates can’t take SAT and SAT Subject Tests on the same test date.
You can bring your special equipment for the Subject Test on the exam day.
|SAT Subject Test Exam Duration||1 hour|
|Type of Questions||Multiple-Choice|
Enlisted below are all the subjects one can take up for the SAT Subject Test 2020:
|Mathematics||Math Level 1|
|Math Level 2|
|Spanish with Listening|
|French with Listening|
|Chinese with Listening|
|German with Listening|
|Japanese with Listening|
|Korean with Listening|
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