• Test Content
     
    In addition to the testing times listed below, you should expect to spend between 30 and 50 minutes on administrative tasks (distributing/collecting materials and filling in personal information on the answer sheets).
     
    Actual testing time for PSAT/NMSQT is 2 hours and 45 minutes, plus 10 minutes for breaks. 
     
     Reading Test
     47 questions/tasks
    (60 minutes)
     Writing & Language Test
     44 questions/tasks
    (35 minutes)
     Math Test - No Calculator
     17 questions/tasks
    (25 minutes)
     Math Test - Calculator 
     31 questions/tasks
    (45 minutes)