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Ch 23: MTTC Integrated Science (Secondary): Formation & Characteristics of Stars

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Check out these videos to get up to speed on the principles behind the life cycle of stars as you prepare for the MTTC Integrated Science (Secondary) exam. Don't forget to complete the lesson quizzes and chapter test to make sure you've brushed up on the critical information.

MTTC Integrated Science (Secondary): Formation & Characteristics of Stars - Chapter Summary

The video lessons in this chapter help you get ready for the Michigan Test for Teacher Certification (MTTC) Integrated Science (Secondary) test by reviewing the science behind the birth, life, and death of stars. Our expert instructors guide your review through entertaining and informative videos. The topics covered here include:

  • Star formation basics
  • Types and characteristics of stars
  • The life cycle of supergiant stars and supernovas
  • The neutron star life cycle

Using our unique study interface will provide you with you loads of useful practice and review to guide you toward success on examination day. The videos present important data and reinforce it with real-world examples and memorable graphics. You can study at home or on the go; this platform is compatible with both standard and mobile browsers. The self-assessments will help you focus your studies on the areas where you need the most review while giving you test-taking practice using questions similar to the ones you will experience on test day.

MTTC Integrated Science (Secondary): Formation & Characteristics of Stars Chapter Objectives

The secondary-level MTTC Integrated Science test includes 100 multiple-choice questions and is administered on either paper or computer. The computer-based exam has a 2.5-hour time limit, whereas the paper-based exam gives you 4.5 hours. You will choose which test you are going to take when you register online through the MTTC website. You will also receive your expected score report publication date when you register: a passing score is 220 or higher.

The material in this chapter falls within the earth and space sciences content subarea, which accounts for 25% of the overall content. The related objective is 015, which is a broad objective covering bodies in the universe and the science of astronomy, including the origin and evolution of stars.

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