GED Writing

GED Writing Study Guide

The GED Writing Test is divided into two different sections. The first section of the exam consists of 50 multiple-choice questions, while the second section of the GED Writing Test consists of an essay on a familiar subject. The scores from these two parts are combined to form a single GED Writing score.

The first section of the exam is broken down into the following four areas:

  • Organization…15%
  • Sentence structure…30%
  • Usage…30%
  • Mechanics…25%