Dental Admission Test MORE AT BOTTOM

§    1) Format:

§        * Survey of Natural Sciences (90min/100questions)

        * Perceptual Ability (60minutes/90questions)

§        * 15 minute Break

§        * Reading Comprehension (60minutes/50questions)

§        * Quantitative Reasoning (45minutes/40questions)

§    2) Scoring:

§        * Based on a scale of 1-30

§        * Each subsection receives its own score

§        * Also, Natural Sciences are combined, but PAT is separate

§        * Percentile Ranking

§        * No Penalty for Guessing

§        * Average Scores are Between 17-20

    3) Info:

§        * Administered Exclusively on Computer

§        * Available Almost Any Day of the Year

§        * Scores Given Immediately Upon Completion of the Test

§        * Can Only Be Taken Once/90 days

§        * Sign Up at www.ada.org

§    4) Test Taking Tips:

§        * Relax! (Don’t Need To Answer Every Question Correctly)

§        * Analytical Reasoning Test Not Memory

§        * Avoid Wrong-Answer Traps

§        * Don’t Look Back

§        * Don’t Leave Questions Unanswered

§        * Mark Questions

§    5) Get Some Help!!!!!!!!!

§        * Kaplan, Barron, and Princeton Review

§        * Genius 360

§        * Flash Cards

§        * Practice. Practice. Practice.

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