Please forward this error screen to 66. This article is about the college admission test in the United Math for kids preparatory group. For the exams in England colloquially known as SATs, see National Curriculum assessment.
This article relies too much on references to primary sources. Purpose Admission to undergraduate programs of universities or colleges. Annual number of test takers Over 1. Most universities and colleges offering undergraduate programs in the U.
The SAT is owned, developed, and published by the College Board, a private, non-profit organization in the United States. On March 5, 2014, the College Board announced that a redesigned version of the SAT would be administered for the first time in 2016. The SAT is typically taken by high school juniors and seniors. There are substantial differences in funding, curricula, grading, and difficulty among U. East and West coasts have been taking the ACT. The test taker may optionally write an essay which, in that case, is the fifth test section.
The Reading Test of the SAT is made up of one section with 52 questions and a time limit of 65 minutes. All questions are multiple-choice and based on reading passages. Tables, graphs, and charts may accompany some passages, but no math is required to correctly answer the corresponding questions. The Writing and Language Test of the SAT is made up of one section with 44 multiple-choice questions and a time limit of 35 minutes.