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The GED® test has 4 subjects

Reasoning Through Language Arts
Mathematical Reasoning
Social Studies

What types of questions are on the test?

The GED®test is made up of the following types of questions
  • Multiple choice
  • Drag and drop
  • Hot spot (select an area)
  • Fill in the blank
  • Short answer
  • Extended response

What topics are on the test?

The GED® test evaluates your skills and knowledge in 4 different subjects.
The Reasoning Through Language Arts test:
  • is 150 minutes
  • consists of 3 sections
  • includes a 10-minutes break between sections 2 and 3
  • includes one essay that you have 45 minutes to write
Measures your:
  • ability to read closely, write clearly, and edit and understand written English
  • ability to understand, interpret, and answer questions based on text
  • ability to use evidence to support an argument
  • understanding of basic English skills at a level needed to succeed in university/college or a job

How long will it take?

Each test is a different length
  • Math - 115 minutes
  • Science - 90 minutes
  • Social Studies - 70 minutes
  • Reasoning Through Language Arts - 150 minutes