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PSAT and SAT Everything you wanted to know about the exams but were afraid to ask, didn’t know who to ask, didn’t get a satisfactory answer or didn’t believe the answer you got… OSSE Professional Development Seminar September 24, 2013 – Washington, DC
Math: 428 CR: 428 W: 417 Math: 448 CR: 465 W: 443 Math: 535 CR: 527 W: 517 Average SAT scores By ethnicity
PSAT versus SAT How the PSAT differs from the SAT
PSATSAT Timing 2.5 hours3.75 hours Scoring 20 – 80 per section200 – 800 per section Content Same but not quite as advanced as SAT Arithmetic, Algebra, Geometry, Grammar, Vocabulary, Reading Comprehension Essay None1 hand-written The PSAT and SAT mostly differ in length.
Use the SOAS to inform academic staff about strengths and weaknesses
Question by question analysis can reveal trends and patterns
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