The new SAT Essay Prompts are longer and more challenging than before. You are now asked to read a persuasive passage and analyze the author’s argument. You must explain how the author builds this argument with evidence, reasoning, and other persuasive elements.
The passage will be from a published article that was written for a broad audience. It will argue a point and it will express subtle views on complex subjects. Logical reasoning will be used in the passage to support the author’s claims.
The best way to prepare for this section of the test is by writing practice essays. Start practicing right now with our free SAT Essay prompts!