SAT Chemistry Test Strategy: Estimation & Elimination


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How is the test strategy of estimation used in the SAT chemistry test?

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1. How is the test strategy of elimination used in the SAT chemistry test?

Use the provided material to answer questions 2-4.

Questions 1-3 relate to the following compounds:

(A) 0.5 M

(B) 0.05 M

(C) 1 M

(D) 0.7 M

(E) 0.1 M

1. The concentration of a 80 mL HCl sample that requires 40 mL of 0.5 M NaOH to reach equivalence

2. How could you apply estimation to this help answer this question?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Work through this worksheet/quiz for self-evaluation purposes. It was designed to assess how much you know about strategies for taking the SAT chemistry test. Multiple-choice questions will cover specific topics like the way in which the test strategy of estimation is used in the SAT chemistry test and the use of the test strategy of elimination in the test.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

These points will be addressed on the quiz:

  • Apply estimation to answer a given question
  • Most appropriate use of elimination
  • Odds of guessing the correct answer

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - make sure you know the most important information from the lesson on test strategies for SAT chemistry, including the best use of elimination on the test
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the odds of guessing the right answer when you have a certain number of answers left over after elimination
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the purpose of using the test strategies of elimination and estimation on the SAT chemistry test

Additional Learning

You can further prepare for your chemistry exam by reviewing the lesson named SAT Chemistry Test Strategy: Estimation & Elimination. These topics will be the focus:

  • Classification questions
  • Benefit of using elimination as a test strategy
  • Estimating the pH of an acetic acid solution