SAT Syllabus 2024: Subject Wise Test, Duration & Exam Pattern

Hafsha Qureshi
Hafsha Qureshi

Updated on - Jan 19, 2024

SAT syllabus 2024 contains courses that the students have already completed in previous years of school. This means that if they have done well in school, studying for the SAT Syllabus shouldn't be a problem. SAT General Test and SAT Subject Test are the two categories of SAT Exams. The exam is conducted in online, candidates must go through the new SAT exam pattern 2024

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SAT Exam Syllabus 2024

The SAT exam syllabus 2024 covers courses that students have already completed as part of their academic studies. The SAT exam's syllabus includes

  • Reading
  • Writing
  • Mathematics

SAT Exam Sections Wise Description

Following are the section-wise descriptions for the SAT exam syllabus 2024.

S.NO Section Description
1 Writing There are 11 questions in this section that require candidates to correct the mistakes in the sentences. Candidates must then replace the sentences with appropriate alternatives after fixing the errors.
2 Reading 11 questions in this part are also based on reading passages. The candidate's capacity to understand written text is put to the test.
3 Mathematics Candidates get 80 minutes to respond to 58 questions in this section. Algebra, geometry, statistics, and probability are the topics that appear most frequently in the problems.

SAT Digital Reading & Writing Syllabus 2024

The following pointers throws light on the combined areas of testing for SAT Reading and Writing for the new Digital. Candidates can go through the pointers below. 

  • Craft and Structure: Words in Context, Text Structure and Purpose, Cross text connections. 
  • Information and Ideas:  Central Ideas and Details, Command of Evidence based on - Textual and Quantitative Inferences.
  • Standard English Conventions: Boundaries, Form, Structure, and Sense
  • Expression of Ideas: Rhetorical Synthesis Transitions

SAT Digital Maths Syllabus 2024

Candidates can go through the SAT digital Maths syllabus 2024 in the pointers below. 

  • Algebra: Linear equations in one variable, Linear equations in two variables, Linear functions, Systems of two linear equations in two variables, Linear inequalities in one or two variables
  • Advanced Math:  Equivalent expressions, Nonlinear equations in one variable and systems of equations in two variables and Nonlinear functions.
  • Problem-solving and Data Analysis: Ratios, rates, proportional relationships, and units, Percentages, One-variable data: distributions and measures of centre and spread, Two-variable data: models and scatterplots, Probability and conditional probability, Inference from sample statistics and margin of error and Evaluating statistical claims: observational studies and Experiments.
  • Geometry and Trigonometry: Area and volume, Lines, angles, and triangles, Right triangles and trigonometry and Circle

SAT Exam Pattern 2024

Following is the SAT Exam Pattern 2024 mentioned below.

Exam Mode Offline i.e. Pen & Paper-Based Test
Exam Duration 2 Hours 14 Minutes
Language English
Questions Type Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) 
Topics Reading, Writing and Mathematics
Total Number of Questions 98 Questions 
Negative Marking No
Score Range 400 to 1600

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