SSAT
ISEE
General Information
Approximately 2 hours and 35 minutes Approximately 2 hours 40 minutes
Writing Sample
(1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, or 5th on exam)
Writing Sample
(Always 5th on exam)
Quantitative
(Two sections; 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, or 5th on exam)
Quantitative
(Two sections; 1st, 2nd, 3rd, or 4th on exam)
Verbal
(1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, or 5th on exam)
Verbal
(1st, 2nd, 3rd, or 4th on exam)
Reading Comprehension
(1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, or 5th on exam)
Reading Comprehension
(1st, 2nd, 3rd, or 4th on exam)
Total Scaled Score: 1500–2400
(Quant, Verbal, and Reading subscores: 500–800)
A stanine score from 1–9 for each section:
Quant, Verbal, and Reading
Essay: not graded
Essay: not graded
Percentiles Percentiles
Writing Sample
Essay Topic
(25 minutes)
Essay Topic
(30 minutes)
Quantitative Section
Two sections
25 multiple choice questions each
(30 minutes each: 1.2 min/question)
Two sections
37 multiple choice questions
(35 minutes: about 1 min/question)
47 multiple choice questions
(40 minutes: 0.85 min/question)
Algebra Algebra
Arithmetic Arithmetic
Geometry Geometry
Problem Solving Problem Solving
Data Interpretation Data Interpretation
Quantative Comparison
Problem Solving Problem Solving
In an oyster shucking contest, Wilson shucks 4 times as many oysters as Victor. Together they shucked a total of 40 oysters. How many oysters did Wilson shucked?

(A) 4
(B) 8
(C) 16
(D) 32
(E) 40
Kane feeds his dog 15% more than he used to. If he used to feed his dog 20 ounces, he now feeds his dog

(A) 21 ounces
(B) 23 ounces
(C) 35 ounces
(D) 40 ounces
Data Interpretation Data Interpretation
ssat_graph

Which consecutive years has the amount of slurpies sold not changed?

(A) 2000 and 2001
(B) 2001 and 2002
(C) 2000 and 2002
(D) 2002 and 2003
(E) 2003 and 2004
isee_graph

What is the percentage of Sharks out of the total number of animals in 2010?

(A) 20%
(B) 25%
(C) 30%
(D) 40%
Quantative Comparison
Column A
212
Column B
400


(A) The quantity in Column A is greater.
(B) The quantity in Column B is greater.
(C) The two quantities are equal.
(D) The relationship cannot be determined from the information given.
Verbal Section
60 multiple choice questions
(30 minutes: 0.5 min/question)
40 multiple choice questions
(20 minutes: 0.5 min/question)
Vocubulary Vocabulary
Reasoning
Synonyms Synonyms
Analogies Sentence Completion
Synonyms Synonyms
You are to select the one word or phrase whose meaning is closest to the word in captial letters.

INSCRIBE
(A) replace
(B) etch
(C) linger
(D) revere
(E) confound
Choose the one word that is most nearly the same in meaning as the word in captial letters.

INDIGNANT
(A) jubilant
(B) penitent
(C) irate
(D) repugnant
Analogies Sentence Completions
Car is to factory as

(A) nurse is to hospital
(B) corn is to farm
(C) painting is to gallery
(D) bodybuilder is to gym
(E) slide is to park
John is known to be very _______, only buying something if it was on sale.

(A) properous
(B) objective
(C) frugal
(D) nonchalant
Reading Section
40 multiple choice questions on 7 passages
(40 minutes: 1 min/question)
36 multiple choice questions
(35 minutes: 1 min/question)
Reading Comprehension Reading Comprehension
Main Idea Main Idea
Tone/Attitude Tone/Style/Figurative Language
General interpretation Supporting Ideas
Purpose Organization/Logic
Prediction Inference
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