Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT)



SAT Exam

SAT 2017 exam which is known Scholastic Aptitude Test is a Paper Based Entrance Test a graded test mandatory for the United States Colleges or Universities for the admission purpose. SAT scores are wide except able and count more doors to open to get admission in the U.S Universities and also colleges can also predict the I.Q levels and future performance of the admitting students. Educational Test service (ETS ) has developed SAT exam in the year 1900 's and still counting great ways.

SAT Exam Eligibility Criteria 

It is simple for given test for SAT because you can appear your exam when are studying in 11th or 12th STD  but only thing is that your age should be crossed out 17 years and should appear 11 or 12th class from your school while appearing for the test.

SAT Exam Pattern

SAT Scoring


No penalty for the wrong answer in SAT exam

Score out of 1600

800 for Maths

800 for Reading and Writing

Optional Essay to be scored separately

Exam timing for SAT


Total 3 hours

 3 hours  & 50 minutes with essay

( optional) if any.



Reading and Writing test

65 mins for reading section  &  35  mins for writing


55-minute section with calculator

25-minute section with NO calculator

Essay test (optional) - 50 minutes

4 answer choices for M.C.Q (multiple choice questions )


2 sections

1>.With Calculator contains 30 M.C.Q (Multiple Choice questions) & 8 grinds in with 55 mins of timings.

2>. Without Calculator contains 15 M.C.Q (Multiple Choice questions)  &  5 grinds in with 25 mins of timings.


Has three sections

1> 25 mins of 2 section

2> 20 mins of 1 section


Contains 2 sections

  • Essay for writing for 25 mins
  • Grammar questions with two section one of 25 & other of 10 mins total 35mins.


Average Score   -  511

 Time in Minutes  - 70



Average Score   -  495

Time in Minutes  - 70



Average Score   -  484

Time in Minutes  - 60


 SAT Subjects Test:-

As mostly Colleges does not encourage for SAT test but candidates can appear 2 or 3 types of exam (choice) out of

  • Literature,

  • History,

  • Physics,

  • Chemistry,

  • Biology,

  • Mathematics

  • and a number of languages.

and if candidates are appearing for SAT Reasoning Test he/she should attempt for SAT Subject Test some other day but not on same  SAT Reasoning Test day.

SAT Exam Date

SAT exam Dates are yearly rotating throughout the year. Candidates can appear for SAT test on following months:-

  • January

  •  March

  •  May

  • June

  • October

  •  November

  • December

SAT Exam Fees:-

  • Approx 3400 /- INR to pay for SAT exam and for addition 1700 /- INR SAT exam basic fees.

SAT Syllabus:-

  • SAT Syllabus has 2 Sections Reading and Mathematics.
  • In SAT reading divided into three section Reading comprehension, Sentence completing, Paragraph critical reading.
  • In SAT Mathematics section is also divided into three parts Algebra, Geometry, Data analysis.

SAT Scoring:-

Scoring in SAT is not too challenging when you are good in English, Reading, and Mathematics. As if SAT scoring criteria is hooked on Two section One is English, Reading and second is Mathematics. For scoring top in SAT exam is little tricky but not tough, as if SAT total scoring is 1600 SAT points and if candidates score 1100 SAT points ca consider a good score.

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