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Critical reading, mathematics, and writing skills on the PSAT/NMSQT

The PSAT/NMSQT includes the same types of critical reading, math, and writing skills multiple-choice questions as the SAT Reasoning Test.

Learn more about each section and test question types by visiting these pages:

  • Critical Reading: Sentence completion and passage-based reading questions
  • Mathematics: Multiple-choice and student-produced response questions, plus math topics covered by the PSAT/NMSQT
  • Writing Skills: Improving sentences, identifying sentence errors, and improving paragraph questions

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