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How closely did your PSAT score match your SAT score?

rt needs help!rt needs help! Posts: 63Registered User New Member
edited April 2011 in SAT Preparation
I assume most of you went up .... but by how much? How much did your score change from 10th to 11th grade PSAT and then how much did your SAT go up from there? Also, if it did not go up or stayed about the same ... do you attribute that to nerves? A bad day? Or was the SAT much harder than the PSAT?

I was just wondering and trying to get a basis of comparison for what to expect. Thanks CCers!!!!
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Replies to: How closely did your PSAT score match your SAT score?

  • stephennnstephennn Posts: 2,103Registered User Senior Member
    10th grade PSAT - 136
    11th grade PSAT - 178
    12th grade SAT - 2120
  • The GovernmentThe Government Posts: 695Registered User Member
    11th PSAT: 1940
    11th SAT: 2230
  • JML641JML641 Posts: 62Registered User Junior Member
    PSAT (junior): 238
    SAT (Nov): 2250
    SAT (today): not going to be close to 238, probably more like 2250.
    I don't really know why there's a big difference there, I really just think it's that there are a lot more questions on the SAT and therefore a lot more opportunities to make stupid mistakes or misread questions.
  • RaedneRaedne Posts: 45Registered User Junior Member
    11th PSAT October 198
    11th SAT January 2000
    11th SAT March To be determined, I'm predicting at least 100 points better than my last test looking at what people think answers are.
  • Ari7Ari7 Posts: 489Registered User Member
    psat: 219
    sat: 2130

    blah...

    But hopefully I did better today, I guess
  • driscoldriscol Posts: 547Registered User Member
    PSAT 9th - 167
    PSAT 10th - 188
    Oct SAT 11th - 1980
    PSAT 11th - 191
  • deliandelian Posts: 59Registered User Junior Member
    not very...
    195
    200
    213
    2200
    idk yet.
  • shs1992shs1992 Posts: 289Registered User Junior Member
    10th grade PSAT- 177
    11th grade PSAT- 193
    1st SAT- 2060
    2nd SAT- just took it today hoping for a 2100+
  • anglophiliaanglophilia Posts: 132Registered User Junior Member
    10th PSAT: 213
    11th PSAT: 222
    Dec. '08 SAT: 2240
    March '09 SAT: remains to be seen...

    so really close from junior PSAT to my first SAT.
  • sumzupsumzup Posts: 799Registered User Member
    10th grade PSAT: 220
    11th grade PSAT: 232
    June '08 SAT: 2330

    Pretty accurate in my case, I'd say.
  • abravesoneabravesone Posts: 87Registered User Junior Member
    10th PSAT: 198
    11th PSAT: 207
    11th SAT: 2240
  • lawlroylawlroy Posts: 77Registered User Junior Member
    no prep for either:
    PSAT had me in the 1900s
    first and only SAT so far was a 2130
  • bannas200bannas200 Posts: 107Registered User Junior Member
    10th: 168
    11th: 203
    December SAT: 2130
    March SAT: not sure...hopefully better, but it looks like the odss are against me :(
  • vip747vip747 Posts: 90Registered User Junior Member
    9th 183
    10th 191
    11th 213(psat)
    11th 2110(jan)

    hopefully better

    score come tommorrow
  • 12love12love Posts: 289Registered User Junior Member
    10th: 169
    11th: 194
    Jan 2009 SAT: 2090
    March 2009 SAT: Pending
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