The GED language arts test is one test that covers both reading and writing. It doesn’t have to be hard, with the right preparation. Is GED reading hard? The reading test will ask you to read a few passages that are 400 to 900 words long, and then you’ll answer 6 to 8 questions about each passage.
From GED Test For Dummies, 4th Edition. By Achim K. Krull, Dale E. Shuttleworth, Murray Shukyn. If you don’t have a high school diploma, consider taking the GED (General Educational Development) exam. The GED is a series of four tests (covering language arts, social studies, science, and math) that evaluate your abilities at the high school level.