The Re-designed PSAT–test content, timing, and sample questions

 By     August 27, 2017
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psatThe 2017 PSAT is either October 11 or October 14 (check with your school).  Here is the breakdown of the test content and timing:

  • Critical Reading–60 minutes–47 questions
  • Writing and Language–35 minutes–44 questions
  • Math (no calculator allowed)–25 minutes–17 questions (multiple-choice & student-produced)
  • Math (calculator allowed)–45 minutes–31 questions (multiple-choice & student-produced)

Take a look at sample questions to become more familiar with the re-designed test.  Remember that juniors should take the PSAT to enter the National Merit Scholarship competition; freshmen and sophomores should take it for valuable official practice and insight into the redesigned SAT.

Don’t miss out the opportunity to jump-start your scholarship search!  PSAT Prep starts September 19 .