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OLSAT Sample Questions | Free Practice Test

Wondering what kinds of questions your child will be asked on the OLSAT (Otis-Lennon School Ability Test)? Here are five free OLSAT practice questions to get an idea of the hundreds of OLSAT practice questions that we offer and what to expect on the OLSAT.

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OLSAT Practice Questions — Following Directions #1

Point to the picture that shows a bird flying.

OLSAT Practice Question 1

OLSAT Practice Questions — Following Directions #2

Look at the first box of numbers. In the boxes that follow, point to the box that shows what happens when the 1 switches places with the 2 and the 4 switches places with the 3.

OLSAT Practice Question 2

OLSAT Practice Questions — Following Directions #3

Mark the picture that shows something you eat that’s located between something you throw and something you read.

OLSAT Practice Question 3

OLSAT Practice Questions — Aural Reasoning #4

Point to the picture that shows two animals that children often keep as pets.

OLSAT Practice Question 4

OLSAT Practice Questions — Arithmetic Reasoning #5

Rosanne had the four candies shown in the first box. Jason also had three candies. Point to the column that shows how many candies they had together.

OLSAT Practice Question 5

Answers: 2nd from left, 4th from left, bottom right, bottom left, 3rd from left

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NYC Gifted and Talented Testing Overview | NYC Gifted and Talented Program and Testing says:

School Ability Test® (OLSAT® test), which counts for 50% of the child’s composite score (Following Directions, Aural Reasoning, Arithmetic Reasoning for Levels A, B, C or K – 2nd grade), and the Naglieri

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Shelby says:

Too advanced… For a 4 year old…

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