- The SAT (technically known as the SAT I) is a general test of verbal and quantitative reasoning accepted for U. S. college admissions.
- The test is required for admission to undergraduate programs of most US universities.
- The New SAT is 3 hour 50 minutes long, excluding breaks. Test takers are allowed two breaks — one 10-minute and one five-minute break — during the test.
- The exam consists of two sections and one optional essay. The two sections are:
- (1) Evidence Based Reading and Writing and
- (2) Math
Here is a quick overview of the New SAT structure:
|Section||Test||Features||Duration||Number of Question|
|Evidence-based Reading and writing||Reading||65 Minutes||52|
|Writing and Language||35 Minutes||44|
|Math||Math||Calculator not allowed||25 Minutes||20|
|Calculator allowed||55 Minutes||38|
|Essay||Essay||Optional||50 Minutes||1 Task|