SAT Skills Insight

Register Next Tests:
12/5 , 1/23

Select a score band

Data, Statistics, and Probability

Skills needed to score in this band

SKILL 1: Solve conditional probability problems

SKILL 2: Solve geometric probability problems

  1. 1

    Solve conditional probability problems


    There are 20 chocolates in a box, 8 of which are milk chocolate and 12 of which are dark chocolate. Stephan will select two chocolates at random from the box. If the first one he selects is a milk chocolate, what is the probability that the second will also be a milk chocolate?

    Answer Choices
  2. 2

    Solve geometric probability problems



    Line l intersects segment line A C at point B, as shown above. A point P on segment line A C is to be chosen at random. What is the probability that segment P C will intersect line l?

    Answer Choices

The Official Study Guide for All SAT Subject Tests™: 
Second Edition

Subject Test Study Guide

Get ready for test day with a brand new edition of our best-selling SAT Subject Test Study Guide! Brought to you by the test-maker, this is the ONLY study guide with actual, previously administered tests for all 20 SAT Subjects Tests™ to provide you with the real test-taking experience.

See Inside