30% Usage Correct errors in subject-verb agreement, verb tense, and pronoun reference.25% Mechanics Correct errors in capitalization, punctuation, and spelling (restricted to errors related to possessives, contractions, and homonyms).
A math formulas page is provided for your reference during the test.
The Mathematics Test assesses your understanding of mathematical concepts and the application of those concepts to various real- world situations.
The essay topic will require you to present your opinion or explain your views about the topic.
You will have 45 minutes in which to plan, write, and revise your essay.
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Download a printable sample of the Mathematics test (PDF).
The scores earned on both parts are combined and reported as a single score.
There are 50 questions on the Language Arts, Writing Test, Part 1.
You will be given scratch paper on which you may jot your notes, outline, and first draft.
The answer booklet has two pages of lined paper, on which you will write your final essay.