Structure of the SAT Biology E/M

The SAT Biology E/M subject test has two major components: “Ecological” and “Molecular” Biology. Students who take these tests are typically strong in both subjects. At a high-level, the test cover the followings topics:


draws on topics such as biological communities, populations, energy flow or other topics that have to do with Earth’s natural biological systems

Molecular biology

Draws from topics such as biochemistry, cellular structures and processes such as respiration and photosynthesis and various other biological topics on a cellular level.

Students that have excelled or enjoyed biology class are encouraged to take the SAT Biology E/M Subject test in order to showcase their skill and interest in ecological and molecular biology and possibly apply for a credit for the introductory Biology courses in college.

Format of the SAT Biology E/M subject test

➪ 60 minutes long (1 hour)

➪ 80 multiple choice questions

➪ 60 Biology Questions, 20 E/M Specific Questions

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