Structure of the SAT US History

The SAT US History test is an hour long test comprised of 90 multiple-choice questions, each with five answer choices. The questions cover all time periods of American history including the Pre-Columbian period to 1789 (20%), history topics from 1790 to 1898 (40%) and finally, 1899 to the present day (40%). Further, the questions are divided between these topics:


political history


economic history


social history


intellectual and cultural history


foreign policy

Students that have excelled or enjoyed history class are encouraged to take the SAT U.S. History subject test in order to showcase their skill and possibly apply for a credit for the introductory courses in college pertaining to U.S. history.

Format of the SAT US History test

➪ 60 minutes long (1 hour)

➪ 90 multiple choice questions

➪ Questions cover all time periods of American history

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SchoolTutoring Academy’s convenient scheduling makes it easy to study at home, when it best suits you and your schedule.

Each session will be taught with your favorite tutor who will prepare customized lessons and practice questions to aid in your mastery of US History concepts. In addition, flexible scheduling allows you the choice of booking either the same time slots each week, or differing times, according to your needs.

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Part of this role includes ensures effective retention of knowledge and making recommendations to your tutor on what areas to focus on during upcoming sessions. We have found this mentored approach ensures that your preparation for the SAT test on US History is guided by two experienced teaching professionals working collaboratively to achieve academic results.

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