Taking the Tests

Find out what to expect when you take SAT Subject Tests, know what to bring for each test, and learn the rules.

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What to Expect on Test Day

Find out when to arrive, what to bring, what not to bring, and much more.

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ID Requirements

Find out what an acceptable photo ID is and make sure to bring it on test day.

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Calculator Policy

If you're taking a Mathematics Subject Test, you need to bring a calculator.

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CD Player Policy

If you're taking a Language with Listening Test, you need to bring a CD player.

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Phone and Device Policy

The best plan is to leave them at home. Learn why.

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Test-Taking Tips

Learn how to make an educated guess, where the easiest questions are, and more.

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Test Day Mishaps

Learn what to do if you miss the tests or if something else goes wrong.

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Test Security and Fairness

We're serious about making sure the tests are fair to all test-takers.

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