The Scholastic Assessment Test (SAT) assesses undergraduate student’s aptitude in both verbal and quantitative skills. The test, comprising critical reading, writing, skill and Quantitative skill, is requirement for admission in most American undergraduate schools. Administered by the Education Testing Service (ETS) and sponsored by the college Board USA, the SAT is a 3 hour 45 minute paper-based test.
The SAT is made up of 10 sections:
A 25-minute essay
Six 25-minute sections (mathematics, critical reading and writing)
Two 20-minute sections (mathematics, critical reading and writing)
10-minute multiple-choice writing section Total test time: 3 hours and 45 minutes and three short breaks during the testing.