School of Literature, Communication, and Culture
Regents' Testing Program
Follow the links below to access materials that can help you prepare for the Regents' Exam. All materials listed are used in the Regents' Test Prep. course RGTR 1098/RGTE 1099.
Students who wish to prepare with additional materials can also purchase the following texts at Engineer's Bookstore and the Georgia Tech Barnes & Noble:
For the essay section of the exam, each student will be given four general-knowledge topics and will be asked to write an essay about one of those topics.
The reading comprehension section of the Regents' Exam consists of 54 multiple-choice questions, divided into 5-8 questions on each of 9 short reading passages ranging from 175 to 325 words in length. The passages are drawn from a variety of sources including college textbooks, popular magazines, encyclopedia entries, and short fiction. The test is multiple choice, and scan sheets are used. The questions assess four reading skill sets:
- Literal Comprehension
- Inferential Comprehension
Additional Information and Resources:
Please direct any other questions regarding the Regents' Exam or RGTR 1098/RGTE 1099 to
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