This completely revised edition reflects all of the new question types that will appear on the NEW SAT, scheduled to be administered in Spring 2016. This book contains: A diagnostic test and four full-length practice tests with all questions answered and explained. An overview of the SAT, an explanation of the test's scoring method, and study advice Test-taking tactics for the exam as a whole, and special strategies for each part of the test. Subject reviews covering all of the sections on the new test. Detailed instruction in writing the optional SAT essay.