Taking the Det? Looking for DET Study Guide Practice Tests?The Diagnostic Entrance Test (DET) is a test given to students who are planning to pursue higher education. It is composed of 148 questions divided into four major areas: Math, Reading and Comprehension, English and Critical Thinking. The test also includes 60 additional Science questions which are optional for those who are planning to take nursing, chemical or engineering courses.
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The test’s objective is to assess the learning and retention of material taught in high school.
All questions are multiple choice format.
Candidates have 1-2 hours to complete the test.
The test could be taken through a computer-based format (CBE) or a pencil and paper format.
The test is designed to determine your weak as well as strong areas.
These are 5 different parts of the DET:
Reading and Comprehension
Vocabulary - 40 Questions - 20 minutes
English - 20 Questions - 15 minutes
Math - 30 Questions - 25 minutes
General Knowledge - 15 Questions - 5 minutes
IQ - 10 Questions - 5 minutes
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Practice Reading Comprehension Questions - (includes Main Idea and Making Inferences)
Basic Math (Very Basic - Long & Short Division, Multiplication, Decimals, Fractions, Percent etc.)
Basic Math II (Percentage, Fractions Decimals exponents, simple algebra, parentheses removal etc.)
Vocabulary Part 2
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