Latin is one of the best languages to learn and study. Thousands of students appear for Latin language subject test every year. While Latin may seem little bit tough but once you start studying properly, it’s not that hard. If you are good in Latin then there are chances that you will score best possible marks in the SAT Subject test as the average score for Latin is 615 only. You simply need to put an hour of extra efforts daily to get highest marks. Score also signifies that students are not so good in Latin.
Other languages such as Chinese, Spanish and others have average score above 650+ and in some cases it’s around 750. So, if you have planned to give Latin as one of your subject test then start your preparation. You can get really good scores if you will do daily practice. Your school Latin class may not be enough for the SAT subject test and hence you must take one of the below mentioned books to cover the whole syllabus and know the latest pattern.
Best Books on SAT Latin Subject test that you can refer :
- SAT Subject Test™: Latin w/CD (SAT PSAT ACT (College Admission) Prep) by Ronald B. Palma M.A
- LATIN (SAT Subject Test Series) (Passbooks) (COLLEGE BOARD SAT SUBJECT TEST SERIES (SAT)) by Jack Rudman
- The Official Study Guide for All SAT Subject Tests by The College Board
As of now only 2 books are available on Latin subject beside Official study guide by college board. You can have any one of the books for proper preparation of the Latin language. As they are from standard publication, books are according to the syllabus and pattern of SAT subject test. You will also find sample papers as well as previous questions of Latin subject which will help you further to crack the exam with highest possible marks.
In SAT subject exams, there is no cutoff for any particular exams. However many colleges and universities have cutoff for a particular subject. They may take students with 650+ scores and like that. Hence it’s very important to score good marks to get the college of your choice. Practice is the only key to score good marks. Beside this, we will upload study materials PDF of sample papers and questions of Latin exam for free download. Extra preparation always gives you extra marks. So till then stay tuned and practice hard.