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TOEFL Reading Sample PDF

As they say, practice makes perfect! And that is definitely true for TOEFL Reading as well. 🙂 If you want to do well on this section of the exam, you need to practice, practice, practice. That’s why we created our newest free resource.

TOEFL Reading Sample

Introducing Magoosh’s TOEFL Reading Sample PDF

In this TOEFL Reading Sample PDF, you will find:

  • One long, 5-paragraph reading passage
  • 14 questions
  • Detailed explanations for each question
  • More resources for further learning



Practice for your TOEFL exam with Magoosh.

And if you want more guidance, Magoosh TOEFL has six practice tests with sample answers, explanations, strategies and tips for the every TOEFL reading question!

Happy studying!

Psst… don’t forget to download your FREE TOEFL reading sample PDF.

17 Responses to TOEFL Reading Sample PDF

  1. Hasan September 26, 2015 at 6:22 am #

    Hello Rachel

    I am a new member. So I don’t know how much it provides practice tests like the one you shared. But I downloaded it right away. Before doing the test I wanted to thank you!


    • Lucas Fink
      Lucas Fink September 28, 2015 at 1:43 pm #

      On Rachel and Magoosh’s behalf, you’re welcome!

    • Roger January 25, 2016 at 8:14 am #

      I’ve done the exam twice and this excercises are extremely useful. Good luck

  2. Chakshita October 24, 2015 at 3:42 am #

    Can i get practise excersise for each section??

    • Rachel Wisuri
      Rachel Wisuri October 26, 2015 at 10:27 am #

      Hi Chakshita,

      You can find practice questions for all of the sections here:

      • suabsh August 11, 2016 at 2:20 am #

        plz rachel help me for reading section..

        I need tips for it

        • Magoosh Test Prep Expert
          Magoosh Test Prep Expert August 13, 2016 at 1:17 pm #

          Well, the first tip I’d give you is to figure out which aspects of TOEFL Reading are most difficult. There are many different dimensions to TOEFL Reading— pacing, vocabulary, multiple choice strategy on the questions, etc…. Most test-takers are strong in some aspects of TOEFL Reading, and weak in others. Figure out your strengths and weaknesses, and then build on your strengths while improving on your weaknesses. If your’e nto sure where to start just yet in your reading prep, check out the Magoosh TOEFL blog’s main page for TOEFL Reading. (It includes lots of great links!)

  3. Dereje Mitiku December 18, 2015 at 2:00 am #

    I wonder your effort and strategy….it helps me to open my eye..

  4. Fernanda December 21, 2015 at 1:38 pm #

    Hello, I’m a teacher and I want to know if I can use your texts in my handout (once given the proper credits).

    Thanks in advance.

    • Rachel Wisuri
      Rachel Wisuri December 28, 2015 at 6:16 pm #

      Sure! 🙂 Glad you like them!

  5. Silva February 29, 2016 at 8:43 am #

    I want to be part of this blog I am getting ready to do the toefl test within some months.

  6. Haris March 5, 2016 at 1:21 pm #

    Thank s a lot , it is very usefull.. The humanity needs people like you 🙂 appreicate that

  7. snober tariq January 18, 2017 at 10:51 am #

    Thanks a lot, i find it immensely helpful .I was struggling for quite a long time to figure out,what material to study to begin preparation for toefl test. While i passed all other exams for residency program in usa , this was the only exam keeping me away to get into the desired college of interest.The score requirement for the program is 116.I hope mangoose will help with to obtain the required score.

  8. khu ree reh April 22, 2018 at 6:01 am #

    I appreciate it so much. I am a student from Kayah State, Myanmar. It is very useful for students.

    • David Recine
      David Recine April 23, 2018 at 9:26 am #

      Thank you so much for your kind words, Khu Ree Reh of Kayah State. 😀

  9. Lister Lester July 2, 2018 at 8:27 pm #

    Dear Sir/madamn,

    My name is Lister Lester Boga and I am interested in sitting for a TOEFL test.

    1. How much does it cost?
    2. Were is the nearest test center to Corowa, NSW 2646
    3. Im in the process of gaining my PR and Interested to know is the same as IELTS?


    • Magoosh Test Prep Expert
      Magoosh Test Prep Expert July 4, 2018 at 1:12 pm #

      Hi Lester,

      We are a company that helps students prepare for the TOEFL test, so I’m afraid that we don’t have all of the answers to your questions about Permanent Residency. You can learn all about the TOEFL (including cost, test centers and other details) on their website. .

      The IELTS and the TOEFL are different tests, but they test the same skills. Both are accepted by most universities. You can see more information about the similarities and differences between the TOEFL and IELTS here:

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