Ch 1: About the GED: Science

About This Chapter

Feel confident that you have a good understanding of the GED Science test by reviewing the fun lessons in this chapter. Find out the basics of the test, the registration process, how to use the prep course and tips you can use to succeed on exam day.

About the GED: Science - Chapter Summary

Before taking the GED Science test, it's good to get a gauge of the best ways to prepare for and succeed on the exam. This chapter closely examines what the test entails, how you can register, ways to prepare for questions and best practices while taking the test. Review the lessons anytime, day or night, to learn about the test at your convenience. After completing this chapter, you will be able to:

  • Use the GED Prep Course to effectively prepare for questions on the exam
  • Get the gist of the sections of the exam, the registration process and how the exam is scored
  • Understand the main components of the test, including subjects, number of questions and time allotted
  • Utilize test-taking strategies to increase your likelihood of success

Tailor the lessons to your specific test prep needs. Review them in any sequence and as often as needed until you're sure you understand what to expect on the exam. Print the lessons if you like to take additional notes or highlight key details that can help in your preparations. Gauge your understanding of the lessons by taking short multiple-choice quizzes and a chapter exam. If you have questions about topics covered in this chapter, be sure to send them to our experts.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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