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What content is on the real estate exam?

I’m assuming by the time you are reading this, you have already taken your real estate licensure courses so you should have an overall glimpse of what topics you will find on your real estate exam.

So once you are qualified to take the real estate exam it’s time to hammer home what you will find on the test.

Now, you can go to any State’s real estate exam commission and they will have an “official” breakdown of what % of the exam is each topic.

Here at Real Estate Exam Ninja, we don’t want vague, we want to nail this baby down to a 3% margin of error so we know exactly what to study and how much time to dedicate to each section.

To accomplish this, we survey all of our students after they pass their real estate exam so we know not only what is on the exam but we also know how much of each section is on the exam.

Here is our latest breakdown as of 2020


Overall, your best course of action is to utilize our real estate exam prep to guarantee you pass.

How Many Questions Are on the Real Estate Exam?

There will be approximately 80 questions on the national portion of the real estate exam. In almost all States, you will need to answer 56 questions (70%) to pass.

StateReal Estate License Instructions Exam ProviderState Authority State License Handbook
AlabamaLicense Instructions AMPAlabama Real Estate Commission 
Alaska Pearson VueAlaska Real Estate Commission 
ArizonaLicense InstructionsPearson VueArizona Real Estate Commission 
Arkansas Pearson VueArkansas Real Estate Commission 
CaliforniaLicense InstructionsStateDepartment of Consumer Affairs (Real Estate) 
Colorado License InstructionsPSIColorado Division of Real Estate 
Connecticut  PSIConnecticut Division of Real Estate 
Delaware Pearson VueDelaware Real Estate Commission 
District of Columbia Pearson VueDistrict Of Colombia Real Estate Commission 
FloridaLicense InstructionsPearson VueFlorida department of  business and professional regulation 
Georgia PSI

Georgia Real Estate Commission

Hawaii PSIHawaii  Department of Commerce & Consumer Affairs 
Idaho Pearson VueIllinois Department Of Financial Regulation 
IllinoisLicense InstructionsAMPIndiana Real Estate Commission 
Indiana Pearson Vue  
Iowa PSI  
Kansas Pearson Vue  
Kentucky PSI  
Louisiana  PSI  
Maine Pearson Vue  
Maryland PSI  
Massachusetts PSI  
MichiganLicense InstructionsPSI  
Minnesota PSI  
MississippiLicense Instructions PSI  
Missouri AMP  
Montana AMP  
Nebraska AMP  
Nevada Peason Vue  
New Hampshire AMP  
New JerseyLicense InstructionsPSI  
New Mexico PSI  
New York State  
North Carolina AMP  
North DakotaLicense InstructionsAMP  
Ohio State  
OklahomaLicense InstructionsPSI  
Oregon PSI  
Pennsylvania PSI  
Rhode Island Pearson Vue  
South Dakota AMP  
South Carolina AMP  
Tennessee PSI  
TexasLicense InstructionsPearson Vue  
Utah Pearson Vue  


VirginiaLicense Instructions PSI  
Washington AMP  
West Virginia PSI  
Wisconsin Pearson Vue  
WyomingLicense InstructionsAMP