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Canadian Cognitive Abilities Test (CCAT) Practice Tests

The Canadian Cognitive Abilities Test (CCAT) is a standardized test used for gifted testing in Canada. Learn more about the test, and find how TestPrep-Online can help prepare your child for test day.

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What Is the CCAT?

The Canadian Cognitive Abilities Test (CCAT) is a cognitive test that is often used for admissions to gifted programs throughout Canada. The test is published by Nelson Education.

The CCAT is the Canadian version of the CogAT (Cognitive Abilities Test), which is given in the United States. The test has three sections, called batteries: the Verbal Battery, the Nonverbal Battery, and the Quantitative Battery. These batteries can be administered separately or together, depending on the specific needs of the school or teacher administering the test. The CCAT is administered to students in all grades K-12.

The CCAT is a long test, and the three batteries are often given in separate testing sessions, sometimes on different days. Administration time may vary, depending on how long the proctor takes to administer the test. Students are generally given between 30-45 minutes per battery. With administration time, it takes between two to three hours to complete all three batteries. In total, the CCAT has between 118 and 176 questions, depending on the level.

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How to Prepare for the CCAT

The CCAT is a very difficult test, so it is important that your child is prepared for test day. TestPrep-Online offers comprehensive study packs for the CogAT, which, as stated above, is the CCAT. We currently offer packs for 3rd grade, and are in the process of developing materials for other grade levels to ensure that your child is ready. Purchase your CCAT practice pack here.

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