SAT Section and Question Formats
SAT Question and Section Formats
Most SAT questions are in multiple choice format. An approximate description of the questions and format of the test is as follows:
SAT Test Format – Approximately Four Hours
The SAT is a paper based, standardized (everybody gets the same questions) test.
It is composed of:
– seven twenty-five minute sections
– two twenty minute sections
– one ten minute section
The test will last almost four hours.
SAT Question Formats By Topic
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Reading – 70 Minutes – Two 25 minute sections and one 20 minute section
Score 200 – 800
Writing – 60 Minutes – One 25 minute writing, one 25 minute and one 10 minute
Score – 200 – 800
Calculators are allowed.