8 New SAT Sample Questions

The College Board on Wednesday released detailed information about the redesigned test.

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College Board Releases New SAT Sample Questions

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The College Board on Wednesday released detailed information about the redesigned SAT students will start taking in the spring of 2016, including sample questions. The new SAT will return to its 1600-point scale, will focus on more relevant vocabulary and fewer math subjects, and will also make the essay portion optional, among other changes announced in March

Here are a few sample questions provided by the College Board. The group emphasized in the release that the sample questions "are just that – drafts" and that they're subject to change over time. 

*Some questions and explanations have been edited for length.

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