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Old October 24th, 2017, 11:36 AM
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Default Re: How Many Questions on the LSAT

The LSAT—India is a standardized test of reading and verbal reasoning skills designed by the USA-based Law School Admission Council (LSAC) for use by law schools in India.

The LSAT—India is patterned after the world-renowned LSAT. It is developed by testing professionals with advanced degrees in psychometrics, English, linguistics, and logic.

The duration of the offline paper of LSAT would be 2 hours and 20 minutes. The time to complete each section will be 35 minutes, after which the candidates will not be allowed to make any changes in the section. There is no negative marking in LSAT.

Section Number of Questions Timing
Analytical Reasoning Approx. 24 35 minutes
1st Logical Reasoning Approx. 24 35 minutes
2nd Logical Reasoning Approx. 24 35 minutes
Reading Comprehension Approx. 24 35 minutes
Total: 4 sections 92-100 questions 2 hours and 20 minutes

Syllabus

Analytical Reasoning Questions —

These questions measure the ability to understand a structure of relationships and to draw logical conclusions about that structure.
Analytical Reasoning questions reflect the kinds of complex analyses that a law student performs in the course of legal problem solving.

Logical Reasoning Questions —
These questions assess the ability to analyze, critically evaluate, and complete arguments as they occur in ordinary language.
Each Logical Reasoning question requires the test taker to read and comprehend a short passage, then answer a question about it.
The questions are designed to assess a wide range of skills involved in thinking critically, with an emphasis on skills that are central to legal reasoning.
These skills include drawing well-supported conclusions, reasoning by analogy, determining how additional evidence affects an argument, applying principles or rules, and identifying argument flaws.

Reading Comprehension Questions —
These questions measure the ability to read, with understanding and insight, examples of lengthy and complex materials similar to those commonly encountered in law school.
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