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Free PSAT Sample Test Questions – Prepare for the PSAT Test

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PSAT* Sample Test Review

What is the PSAT all about? Well, first, let’s start with the name. PSAT is actually not the full acronym, which is PSAT/NMSQT. That stands for Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test. (You can see why most people just stick with PSAT.) Tens of millions of young Americans have taken the PSAT over the years. Over three million high school juniors and seniors took the exam in 2008 alone. A few 7th graders, 8th graders, and 9th graders are allowed to take the test each year, but the vast majority of students who take it are in 10th or 11th grade.

PSAT Test Study Guide with Practice Questions

The test is actually given at and administered by high schools, although it is owned and operated by the College Board and the National Merit Scholarship Corporation. The test actually serves several purposes. First and foremost, it prepares students for the SAT, the most common college application test in the US. Since many of these students will be taking the SAT in a year or two, and because the PSAT is designed to be very similar to the SAT, it’s a great way to prepare for the SAT. Second, students can qualify for scholarship money, including full, four year scholarships, if their PSAT scores are high enough. Third, the feedback students receive after taking the test helps them identify their strengths and weaknesses, so they can use the information to improve academically. Fourth, they can also learn more about colleges and universities they’re interested in.

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PSAT Test Breakdown

There are three sections on the PSAT: Writing Skills, Critical Reading, and Math. Each section is scored from 20 to 80, meaning the highest possible score is a 240. Students have two hours and ten minutes to complete the entire test. There is a lot of anxiety about the PSAT, and this is understandable, as students with the highest scores can qualify for a lot of scholarship money (and get their name and picture in the local paper). However, most students would do well to relax as much as possible so they can do their very best, and get as much as they possibly can out of their PSAT experience, in order to learn from it so they can be as well prepared as possible for the SAT. For most students, the SAT is the really important test, and there is a lot of scholarship money riding on it, too, as well as chances of being admitted to elite colleges. It’s best not to worry too much over the PSAT, but use it as a stepping stone to success on the SAT. Taking numerious PSAT practice tests is recommended for test day success.

 

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PSAT Self-Assessment Modules:

PSAT* Test Prep Overview

Alphabet Coloring – Letter Coloring Worksheet Preschool – 3

Alphabet Coloring – Letter Coloring Worksheet Preschool – 4

1 More 1 Less Worksheet Kindergarten

1 More 1 Less Worksheet Kindergarten – 2

Adding and Subtracting Tens Worksheet 1st Grade – 2

Adding and Subtracting Tens Worksheet 1st Grade

10 More Worksheet 1st Grade

10 Less Worksheet 1st Grade

Subtracting Tens Worksheet 1st Grade

“What Comes Between?” Worksheet Kindergarten – 6

Making 10 Worksheet 1st Grade

Making 9 Worksheet 1st Grade

Making 8 Worksheet 1st Grade

Making 7 Worksheet 1st Grade

Making 10 Worksheet 1st Grade – 2

Making 4 Worksheet 1st Grade

Making 5 Worksheet 1st Grade

Shapes Worksheet Two Preschool

3 Digit Addition with Carry-Over Worksheet Five 1st Grade

10 More 10 Less & 1 More 1 Less Worksheet Four 1st Grade

Part Part Whole 1st Grade – 2

Part Part Whole 1st Grade

Missing Addend 1st Grade

Addition Word Problems 1st Grade – 7

Addition Word Problems 1st Grade – 6

3 Digit Subtraction with Borrowing Worksheet Four 1st Grade

Subtraction Word Problems 1st Grade

Addition Word Problems 1st Grade – 5

2 Digit Addition Worksheets Four 1st Grade – 2

Addition Word Problems 1st Grade – 4

Addition Word Problems 1st Grade – 3

Addition Word Problems 1st Grade – 2

Addition Word Problems 1st Grade

Square Root Worksheet 2- 6th Grade

Square Root Worksheet 3- 6th Grade

Square Root Worksheet 4- 6th Grade

2 Digit Subtraction with Borrowing Worksheet Four 1st Grade – 2

Square Root– 1-30 Worksheets 5th Grade

2 Digit Addition Worksheet Three 1st Grade

Square Root– 1-20 Worksheets 5th Grade – 2

Square Root– 1-20 Worksheets 5th Grade

Square Root– 1-30 Worksheets 5th Grade-2

Square Root– 1-30 Worksheets 5th Grade 3

Counting Worksheets Kindergarten

Count and Match – Numbers 1-10 Kindergarten

Draw Hands on the Clock Worksheet Kindergarten 2

Draw Hands on the Clock Worksheet Kindergarten

Numbers in Words Matching Worksheet Kindergarten 4

Longest and Shortest Comparison Worksheet – Two Kindergarten 2

Longest and Shortest Comparison Worksheet – Two Kindergarten

Numbers in Words Matching Worksheet Kindergarten 3

Doubles Addition Picture Worksheet – Two Kindergarten

Doubles Plus One Picture Worksheet-Two Kindergarten

Counting Worksheet Preschool

Picture Addition Worksheet 1st Grade

Picture Subtraction Worksheet Two- 1st Grade

One More One Less Worksheet 1st Grade

Big Bigger Biggest Worksheet – One Kindergarten

Big Bigger Biggest Worksheet – Two Kindergarten

Count and Graph Picture Worksheet – Two Kindergarten 2

Count and Graph Picture Worksheet – Two Kindergarten

Color by Number Worksheet Preschool 22

Color by Number Worksheet Preschool 21

Color by Number Worksheet Preschool 20

Color by Number Worksheet Preschool 19

Color by Number Worksheet Preschool 18

Color by Number Worksheet Preschool 16

Color by Number Worksheet Preschool 15

Color by Number Worksheet Preschool 14

Color by Number Worksheet Preschool 13

Color by Number Worksheet Preschool 12

Color by Number Worksheet Preschool 11

Color by Number Worksheet Preschool 10

Doubles Plus One Worksheet 1st Grade- 2

Add and Multiply Worksheet 2nd Grade- 10

Add and Multiply Worksheet 2nd Grade- 9

Add and Multiply Worksheet 2nd Grade- 8

Color by Number Worksheet Preschool 9

Color by Number Worksheet Preschool 8

Color by Number Worksheet Preschool 7

Greatest Number Worksheet Kindergarten

Smallest Number Worksheet Kindergarten

Number Patterns Worksheet 1st Grade- 6

Number Patterns Worksheet 1st Grade- 5

Number Patterns Worksheet 1st Grade- 4

Number Patterns Worksheet 1st Grade- 3

Number Patterns Worksheet 1st Grade- 2

Number Patterns Worksheet 1st Grade

Shapes Pattern Recognition Worksheet Preschool 3

Shapes Pattern Recognition Worksheet Preschool 2

Timed Addition Drill Worksheet Three – First Grade

Timed Addition Drill Worksheet Two – First Grade

Missing Operator Add or Subtract Worksheet First Grade- 2

Basic Addition Facts Two First Grade

Basic Addition Facts One First Grade

Basic Addition Facts 1st Grade- 3

Basic Addition Facts 1st Grade- 2

Shapes Pattern Recognition Worksheet Preschool

2 Digit Subtraction Worksheet Four – 1st Grade

Shapes Tracing Worksheet Six – Preschool

Even & Odd Worksheet 1st Grade

Size Comparison Worksheet Kindergarten 2

Size Comparison Worksheet Kindergarten

Comparing Numbers Worksheet 1st Grade

Greater Number Worksheet 1st Grade

Shapes Tracing Worksheet Preschool 7

Square Root Clock Worksheet 6th Grade

3 Digit Subtraction Worksheet Three – First Grade

4 Digit Subtraction Worksheet Three – First Grade

Hundred Chart Kindergarten

Tally Marks Numbers in Words Worksheet Kindergarten 2

Tally Marks Numbers in Words Worksheet Kindergarten

Numbers 1-10 Shapes Worksheet Kindergarten 2

Numbers 1-10 Shapes Worksheet Kindergarten

Doubles Plus One Worksheet First Grade 4

Doubles Plus One Worksheet First Grade 3

Doubles Plus One Worksheet First Grade 2

Color by Number Worksheet Preschool 6

Addition and Subtraction Worksheet 1st Grade

Coloring Fractions Worksheet – Two 2nd Grade-7

Coloring Fractions Worksheet – Two 2nd Grade-6

Coloring Fractions Worksheet – Two 2nd Grade-5

Coloring Fractions Worksheet – Two 2nd Grade-4

Coloring Fractions Worksheet – Two 2nd Grade-3

Coloring Fractions Worksheet – Two 2nd Grade-2

Coloring Fractions Worksheet – Three 2nd Grade

Division Worksheet 5th Grade

Division Worksheet – Three-5th Grade

Division Worksheet – Six- 5th Grade

Coloring Fractions Worksheet – Two 2nd Grade

Square Root Worksheet 6th Grade

Numbers in Words Tally Marks Worksheet Kindergarten 2

Numbers in Words Tally Marks Worksheet Kindergarten

Dot to Dot Watermelon Numbers Worksheet Preschool

Dot to Dot Butterfly Numbers Worksheet Preschool

Dot to Dot Balloon Numbers Worksheet Preschool

Dot to Dot Owl Numbers Worksheet Preschool

Color by Number Worksheet Preschool 17

Dot to Dot Turtle Numbers Worksheet Preschool

Dot to Dot Swan Numbers Worksheet Preschool

Dot to Dot Octopus Numbers Worksheet Preschool

Dot to Dot Fish Numbers Worksheet Preschool

Doubles Plus One Worksheet 1st Grade

Dot to Dot Snail Numbers Worksheet Preschool

Dot to Dot Ladybug Numbers Worksheet Preschool

Dot to Dot Bee Numbers Worksheet Preschool

Dot to Dot Giraffe Numbers Worksheet Preschool

Dot to Dot Tree Numbers Worksheet Preschool

Dot to Dot Boot Numbers Worksheet Preschool

Dot to Dot House Numbers Worksheet Preschool

Dot to Dot Duck Numbers Worksheet Preschool

Dot to Dot Rocket Numbers Worksheet Preschool

Basic Addition Facts – Ten Worksheets 1st Grade 2

Dot to Dot Owl Numbers Worksheet Kindergarten

Dot to Dot Duck Numbers Worksheet Kindergarten

Dot to Dot Swan Numbers Worksheet Kindergarten

Dot to Dot Octopus Numbers Worksheet Kindergarten

Dot to Dot Butterfly Numbers Worksheet Kindergarten

Dot to Dot Car Numbers Worksheet Kindergarten

Adding One Worksheet 1st Grade

Dot to Dot Ladybug Numbers Worksheet Kindergarten

Dot to Dot Bee Numbers Worksheet Kindergarten

Dot to Dot Snail Numbers Worksheet Kindergarten

Adding Zero Worksheet 1st Grade

Butterfly Life Cycle Worksheet Kindergarten

Dot to Dot Numbers Worksheet Kindergarten

Beginner Maze Worksheet Preschool 5

Beginner Maze Worksheet Preschool 8

Beginner Maze Worksheet Kindergarten 2

Beginner Maze Worksheet Kindergarten 6

Opposites Worksheet Preschool

Basic Addition Facts Worksheet 1st Grade

Pattern Recognition Worksheet Kindergarten

Connect the Other Half Shapes Worksheet Kindergarten

What Comes Next Patterns Worksheet Kindergarten 3

What Comes Next Patterns Worksheet Kindergarten 2

What Comes Next Patterns Worksheet Kindergarten

Draw the Other Half Shapes Worksheet Kindergarten

Draw the Other Half House Worksheet Kindergarten

Draw the Other Half Sun Worksheet Kindergarten

Adding Zero Worksheet 2 1st Grade

Draw the Other Half Emoji Face Worksheet Kindergarten 2

Draw the Other Half Emoji Face Worksheet Kindergarten

Draw the Other Half Car Worksheet Kindergarten

Draw the Other Half Worksheet Kindergarten

Draw the Other Half Butterfly Worksheet Kindergarten

Draw the Other Half Bee Worksheet Kindergarten

Draw the Other Half Rocket Worksheet Kindergarten

Draw the Other Half Owl Worksheet Kindergarten

Draw the Other Half Flower Worksheet Kindergarten

Draw the Other Half Spider Worksheet Kindergarten

Draw the Other Half Ladybug Worksheet Kindergarten

Dot to Dot Polygon Worksheet Kindergarten 3

Dot to Dot Polygon Worksheet Kindergarten 2

Dot to Dot Polygon Worksheet Kindergarten

Basic Addition Facts – Ten Worksheets 1st Grade