YCT Test


Test format and time allocations

Level 1

Section

Time

Type

Focus

 Numbers of Questions

Score

Listening

Comprehension

Approx. 10min

Yes/No  Questions

Basic vocabulary

 

6

 

 

10

 

 

100

Multiple

Choice

Time, numbers, numerals

Understanding Conversations

4

Reading

20

Multiple

Choice

Vocabulary

 

14

20

 

100

Multiple

Choice

Understanding Conversations

6

Total

30

 

 

      30

200



 

Level 2

Section

Time

Type

Focus

 Numbers of Questions

Score

Listening

Comprehension

Approx. 20min

Multiple

Choice

Simple Sentences

 

10

 

 

10

 

 

100

Multiple

Choice

Daily life dialogue

10

Reading

20

Sequencing

Making sentences using words or phrases

13

20

 

100

Multiple

Choice for

Sequencing

Short articles

  7

Writing

5

Writing

Writing characters

       5

100

Total

45

 

 

      45

300



 

Level 3

Section

Time

Type

Focus

Numbers of Questions

Score

 

Listening

Comprehension

Approx. 20min

Multiple

Choice

Understanding simple dialogues and matching pictures accordingly

5

 

 

20

 

 

100

Multiple

Choice

Time, quantity, directions,

occupations, role and relations

10

Multiple

Choice

Short articles

  5

Reading

30

Multiple

Choice

Chosing  a word to fill blanks in context

12

28

 

100

Multiple

Choice

Understanding articles, finding details , summaryzing

 16

Writing

10

Composition, according yo an assigned   topic

Writing characters

Writing paragraphs

        2

100

Total

60

 

 

      50

300