You cannot be adequately prepared if you do not take mock tests. The mock tests should not be done every now and then but you should take the practice tests in a period of one to two weeks. This will help you track the progress that you are making as you study. It is not fun and fare to sit through the test for the whole three and three quarter hours. This is grueling. You do not want to experience this for the first time once you take the test. Ensure that you take practice tests so that you may know how to deal with weariness if it sets in as you take the test. Ensure that you review your performance after each test and focus on the areas that you are weak in. The mock tests will also enable you to understand the instructions that precede every section.
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There are 10 sections in all in the test. The first section is writing essay (25 minutes), second is Critical Reading which includes Sentence Completion, Short Reading Passages, Long Reading Passages. Duration is 25 minutes. Next section is Mathematics (25 minutes). The fourth section is Writing- Multiple Choice and the fifth section is Critical Reading which includes Sentence Completion, Short Reading Passages, Long Reading Passages. Time allotted for both the sections is 25 minutes each. The sixth section is again Mathematics, multiple choice questions (25 minutes). The seventh section is again critical reading and next is Mathematics. Both of these are of 20 minutes duration. Next section is critical reading of 25 minutes and the last section is Writing- Multiple Choice which is of 10 minutes duration and includes Improving Sentences.