OC Trial Test

The test consists of three sections and is structured as follows:

Section Minutes Questions Type
Reading 30 25 Multiple choice
Mathematical reasoning 40 35 Multiple choice
Thinking skills 30 30 Multiple choice
READING TEST

The reading test consists of 25 questions. Students have 30 minutes to complete the test. The questions are based on a diverse range of texts and assess a range of reading skills.

The reading test questions are based on different genres such as non-fiction, fiction, poetry, magazine articles and reports.

MATHEMATICAL REASONING TEST

The mathematical reasoning test consists of 35 questions. Students have 40 minutes to complete the test. The questions are all multiple choice.

The mathematical reasoning test assesses the student’s ability to apply mathematical understanding and knowledge to problems, with questions drawn from a range of mathematical content areas.

Calculators are not used in the mathematical reasoning test.

THINKING SKILLS TEST

The thinking skills test consists of 30 questions. Students have 30 minutes to complete the test. The questions are all multiple choice.

The thinking skills test assesses the student’s ability in critical thinking and problem solving. There are a range of different question types in the test.

Multiple choice tests are marked by computer.