About the SAT Math Test

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Number and Operations

About a quarter of the mathematics questions address the following concepts:

Arithmetic word problems (including percent, ratio, and proportion)

Properties of integers (even, odd, prime numbers, divisibility, and so forth)

Rational numbers

Sets (union, intersection, elements)

Counting techniques

Sequences and series (including exponential growth)

Elementary number theory

Algebra and Functions

Just over a third of the mathematics questions address the following concepts:

Substitution and simplifying algebraic expressions

Properties of exponents

Algebraic word problems

Solutions of linear equations and inequalities

Systems of equations and inequalities

Quadratic equations

Rational and radical equations

Equations of lines

Absolute value

Direct and inverse variation

Concepts of algebraic functions

Newly Defined Symbols

Geometry and Measurement

Just over a quarter of the mathematics questions address the following concepts:

Area and perimeter of a polygon

Area and circumference of a circle

Volume of a box, cube, and cylinder

Pythagorean theorem and special properties of isosceles, equilateral, and right triangles

Properties of parallel and perpendicular lines

Coordinate geometry

Geometric visualization

Slope

Similarity

Transformations

Data Analysis, Statistics, and Probability

A little more than a tenth of the mathematics questions address the following concepts:

Data interpretation (tables and graphs)

Descriptive statistics (mean, median, and mode)

Probability