Copyright

CLEP Natural Sciences: Study Guide & Test Prep

  • Course type: Self-paced
  • Available Lessons: 303
  • Average Lesson Length: 8 min
  • Eligible for Certificate: Certificate completed Yes

    Certificates show that you have completed the course. They do not provide credit.

  • Watch a preview:

    What Are Elements?
    chapter 1 / lesson 1
    What Are Elements?

  • CLEP Natural Sciences: Study Guide & Test Prep Practice Test
  • This course can be found in: CLEP Test Prep

    Thousands of practice questions, 30+ CLEP study guides, and 3,000+ test prep video lessons

Course Summary

Let us help you get ready for the CLEP Natural Sciences exam with this test prep course covering plant biology, magnetism, atmospheric science and more. Use our chapter tests and lesson quizzes to get a good sense for how the exam will be structured so you can get the best score you can.
Create an account
to start this course today
Try it risk-free for 30 days
Create an account
Try it risk-free for 30 days

26 chapters in CLEP Natural Sciences: Study Guide & Test Prep

Course Practice Test

Check your knowledge of this course with a 50-question practice test.
  • Comprehensive test covering all topics
  • Detailed video explanations for wrong answers
Week {{::cp.getGoalWeekForTopic(7, 26)}}
Course Progress Best Score
Lesson 1 - Vibrations and Waves: Energy and Motion  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - Wave Parameters: Wavelength, Amplitude, Period, Frequency & Speed  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Transverse & Longitudinal Waves: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - What is Sound? - Definition and Factors Affecting the Speed of Sound  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - Pitch and Volume in Sound Waves  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - Electromagnetic Waves: Definition, Sources & Properties  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - The 7 Major Regions of the Electromagnetic Spectrum  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - The Nature of Light: Origin, Spectrum & Color Frequency  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Reflection: Angle of Incidence and Curved Surfaces  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Diffuse Reflection: Definition, Examples & Surfaces  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - Resonance: Definition & Transmission of Waves  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - Transparent and Opaque Materials in Electromagnetic Waves  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Color: White Light, Reflection & Absorption  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - Refraction & Dispersion: Definition, Snell's Law & Index of Refraction  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Diffraction: Relation to Sound & Light and Effects of Wavelength  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - Constructive and Destructive Interference  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - The Doppler Effect: Definition, Examples & Applications  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - Wave-Particle Duality: Concept, Explanation & Examples  Take Quiz
Week {{::cp.getGoalWeekForTopic(8, 26)}}
Week {{::cp.getGoalWeekForTopic(16, 26)}}
Week {{::cp.getGoalWeekForTopic(17, 26)}}
Course Progress Best Score
Lesson 1 - Multicellular Organisms, Tissues and Epithelium  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - Types of Connective Tissue  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Skeletal System and Muscular System  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - Axial Skeleton: Functions and Anatomy  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - Appendicular Skeleton: Functions and Anatomy  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - Muscle Contraction: Actin and Myosin Bonding  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - What Is the Muscular System? - Function & How Muscles Work in Groups  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - Muscular Function and Anatomy of the Arms: Major Muscle Groups  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Muscular Function and Anatomy of the Upper Leg  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Muscular Function and Anatomy of the Lower Leg and Foot  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - Function & Anatomy of the Muscles of the Chest and Abdomen  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - Function & Anatomy of the Muscles of the Face, Neck & Back  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Homologous Structures: Comparison of Body Structures Across Species  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - The Integumentary System: The Epidermal Layer  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - The Integumentary System: The Dermal Layer  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - The Integumentary System Accessory Structures: Hair  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - The Integumentary System Accessory Structures: Nails  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - The Integumentary System Accessory Structures: Glands  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - Circulatory System I: Types of Circulatory Systems  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - Circulatory System II: The Human Vascular System  Take Quiz
Lesson 21 - Circulatory System III: The Heart  Take Quiz
Lesson 22 - Circulatory System IV: Red Blood Cells  Take Quiz
Lesson 23 - Gas Exchange in the Human Respiratory System  Take Quiz
Lesson 24 - Digestive System I: The Upper Gastrointestinal Tract  Take Quiz
Lesson 25 - Digestive System II: The Lower Gastrointestinal Tract  Take Quiz
Lesson 26 - Excretory System  Take Quiz
Lesson 27 - Homeostasis and Temperature Regulation in Humans  Take Quiz
Lesson 28 - Functions of the Nervous System  Take Quiz
Lesson 29 - The Structure and Function of Neurons  Take Quiz
Lesson 30 - The Central and Peripheral Nervous Systems  Take Quiz
Lesson 31 - The Sympathetic and Parasympathetic Nervous Systems  Take Quiz
Lesson 32 - Brain Structures and Functions Part I  Take Quiz
Lesson 33 - The Cerebral Cortex: Brain Structures and Functions Part II  Take Quiz
Lesson 34 - Innate Immunity: Inflammation, Neutrophils & Natural Killer Cells  Take Quiz
Lesson 35 - Acquired Immunity: T Cells, B Cells and Antibodies  Take Quiz
Lesson 36 - Functions of the Lymphatic System  Take Quiz

Earning College Credit

Did you know… We have over 200 college courses that prepare you to earn credit by exam that is accepted by over 1,500 colleges and universities. You can test out of the first two years of college and save thousands off your degree. Anyone can earn credit-by-exam regardless of age or education level.

To learn more, visit our Earning Credit Page

Transferring credit to the school of your choice

Not sure what college you want to attend yet? Study.com has thousands of articles about every imaginable degree, area of study and career path that can help you find the school that's right for you.

Practice Tests in this course
Check your knowledge of this course with a 50-question practice test. Once you take the test, you will receive a detailed exam report complete with your personal statistics and even specific lessons to focus on! Take the practice test now
Your detailed study guide will include:
  • Answers and detailed explanations to each question
  • Video lessons to explain complicated concepts
Course Practice Test
More practice by chapter
Ch. 26
CLEP Natural Sciences Flashcards
Not Taken
See practice tests for:
Support