The reading test is a 35-minute, 40-question test that aims to measure the aspirants reading comprehension skills.
The test is comprised for 4 sections, of which, three contain one long prose passage and the fourth comprised of two shorter length passages.
There are four basic genres that passages fall within – Fiction, Humanities, Social and Natural Sciences.
The science test is a 35-minute, 40 question test that aims to test the aspirants analytical skills such as Interpretation, Analysis, Reasoning, Evaluation and problem-solving skills in the natural sciences, and is not a test of knowledge in the field of science. Students are tested across several sets of science related passages.
Data is presented across different formats such as graphs, charts, tables and other forms while other questions will be on science experimental passages.