What Sections are on the MCAT?
If you are thinking of attending medical school, you probably know that you need to take the MCAT and receive a good score to be admitted into a top-rank medical school. If you don’t already know, the MCAT is divided into four parts. We have placed a chart that gives an overview of the MCAT sections below.
|Overview of the MCAT Sections|
|Biological and Biochemical Foundations of Living Systems||59 multiple-choice questions|
Tests: basic biology, organic chemistry, inorganic chemistry, and biochemistry
|Chemical and Physical Foundations of Biological Systems||59 multiple-choice questions|
Tests: basic biochemistry, biology, general chemistry, organic chemistry, and physics
|Psychological, Social, and Biological Foundations of Behavior||59 multiple-choice questions|
Tests: introductory psychology, sociology, and biology
|Critical Analysis and Reasoning Skills||53 multiple-choice questions|
Similar to reading comprehension sections on other standardized tests
Passages come from a variety of humanities and social sciences disciplines