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Timing for PreACT Administration

Overview 

If possible, administration of the PreACT should  be scheduled to begin early enough in the morning to be finished by the normal lunch break observed at your school.  Plan for approximately 3.5 hours total administration time.

Total for examinee information sections (varies) = 60 minutes

English (45 items) = 30 minutes

Math (36 items) = 40 minutes

Break (depending on administration option) = 10-15 minutes

Reading (25 items) = 30 minutes

Science (30 items) = 30 minutes

General Administration (varies) = 10 minutes

Total for tests, break, and administrative time = 150 minutes

 

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