Find the best Series 7 lessons, classes, and instructors at HeyKiki and learn how to conquer the Series 7 Exam. The series 7 exam is meant for individuals who want to go into the securities industry. It is a two-part, 6-hour multiple choice exam. 49% of the exam focuses on investment information and making proper recommendations, followed by knowledge of the securities market industry and how it's affected at 21%,11% is testing on keeping correct track records of customer accounts and understanding how to open and close them, while the rest of the exam is focused on evaluating customers, meeting their financial and investment needs, dealing with brokers, purchases and sales. In order to take this exam you have to be sponsored by a Financial company who is a member of FINRA or a SRO.