GACE Science (524): Practice & Study Guide

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If you need to prepare for the GACE Science exam, complete this study guide course to review the science topics that you could be tested on. The course offers short and easy-to-understand lessons, as well as practice quizzes that help you reinforce your understanding of scientific terms and concepts.
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48 chapters in GACE Science (524): Practice & Study Guide

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Lesson 1 - The Octet Rule and Lewis Structures of Atoms  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - Ions: Predicting Formation, Charge, and Formulas of Ions  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Ionic Compounds: Formation, Lattice Energy and Properties  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - Naming Ionic Compounds: Simple Binary, Transition Metal & Polyatomic Ion Compounds  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - Writing Ionic Compound Formulas: Binary & Polyatomic Compounds  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - Covalent Compounds: Properties, Naming & Formation  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - Lewis Structures: Single, Double & Triple Bonds  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - Lewis Dot Structures: Polyatomic Ions  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Lewis Dot Structures: Resonance  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Covalent Bonds: Predicting Bond Polarity and Ionic Character  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - VSEPR Theory & Molecule Shapes  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - Dipoles & Dipole Moments: Molecule Polarity  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Hydrogen Bonding, Dipole-Dipole & Ion-Dipole Forces: Strong Intermolecular Forces  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - London Dispersion Forces (Van Der Waals Forces): Weak Intermolecular Forces  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Using Orbital Hybridization and Valence Bond Theory to Predict Molecular Shape  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - Molecular Orbital Theory: Tutorial and Diagrams  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - Metallic Bonding: The Electron-Sea Model & Why Metals Are Good Electrical Conductors  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - Intramolecular Bonding and Identification of Organic and Inorganic Macromolecules  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - Organic Molecules: Alkanes, Alkenes, Aromatic Hydrocarbons and Isomers  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - Functional Groups in Organic Molecules  Take Quiz
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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
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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