If you pay attention to the big picture—the author’s central idea and purpose— while reading PSAT Reading Test passages, you will be able to answer Global questions with little to no rereading of the passage, increasing your efficiency.
Vocab-in-Context questions require you to deduce the meaning of a word or phrase by using the context in which the word or phrase appears. You can recognize Vocal-In-Context questions because the wording of the question stem.
Get ready for PSAT reading by giving these three practice quizzes a try. Tackle a different passage on each quiz and become familiar with two PSAT question types: detail questions and vocab-in-context questions.