TABE Reading Practice Test

The Reading section of the TABE 11 & 12 evaluates your interpretation of graphic information, usage of words within context, recall of information, as well as construction, evaluation, and extension of meaning. To help you prepare for this section of the TABE, this page contains everything you need to know, including what topics are covered, how many questions there are, and how you can study effectively.

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What’s on the TABE Reading Test?

exam outline for the TABE 11 and 12 Reading test, which contains 50 questions and has a time limit of 50 minutes

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How many questions are on the exam?

There are 50 questions on the TABE Reading test.

How long is the exam?

The TABE Reading test has a time limit of 50 minutes.

What is a passing score

There is no set passing score for the Reading section of the TABE 11 & 12. The exam is scored using a numerical rating scale (NRS). Each TABE level has a range of scores that are used to determine your performance:

NRS levels for the Reading section of the TABE 11 and 12 exam


by Mometrix Test Preparation | This Page Last Updated: March 10, 2023