Test Prep Blog for the PSAT/NMSQT® exam

Writing Skills Tested on the PSAT/NMSQT®

The writing portion of the PSAT/NMSQT® requires you to read passages, identify issues, and correct them. Each writing question will ask that you thoroughly analyze what is presented to you, and create a solution that improves upon what is given. Unlike many other writing exams, the writing porti...
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Reading as Tested on the PSAT/NMSQT®

What Is the PSAT/NMSQT®? It is a test usually taken in the spring of your sophomore year in high school and is great preparation for the SAT® test you may take the following year(s). The PSAT/NMSQT® can also provide test data needed for scholarship applications. What Does It Measure? The PSAT/N...
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What Level of Math Is Tested on the PSAT/NMSQT®?

How the Test Works The PSAT/NMSQT® is a test of your readiness for college study. The math test has topics found in typical high school algebra and geometry classes, and there is an emphasis is on problem-solving. There is a section where calculators are not allowed, so you will need to develop ...
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What You Need to Know About the PSAT/NMSQT® Exam

The PSAT/NMSQT® is a great way to assess your ability and prepare for college entrance exams like the SAT® or ACT®. PSAT/NMSQT® stands for Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test®. We’ll simply refer to it as the PSAT in this article. Some high schools even pay for students to ...
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How the PSAT/NMSQT® Exam Can Get You Free Money for College

Are you looking for scholarship money for college? With the rising cost of post-secondary education, it is important to look into as many scholarship possibilities as you can. The PSAT/NMSQT® is a good place to start. Taking this test can provide scholarship opportunities that might not otherwise...
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Writing Skills Tested on the PSAT/NMSQT®

The writing portion of the PSAT/NMSQT® requires you to read passages, i

Reading as Tested on the PSAT/NMSQT®

What Is the PSAT/NMSQT®? It is a test usually taken in the spring of yo

What Level of Math Is Tested on the PSAT/NMSQT®?

How the Test Works The PSAT/NMSQT® is a test of your readiness for col