Ch 5: OAE - Integrated Science: Science & Society

About This Chapter

The OAE Integrated Science exam features questions on the relationship between science and other elements of society. This chapter of our study guide will help you review these key relationships so you can increase your chances of passing the exam and gaining a teaching license.

OAE Integrated Science: Science & Society - Chapter Summary

This chapter reviews the various ways in which science interacts with our larger society. It explores the social and ethical issues that different scientific developments have created. It also explores the representation of scientific research by the media. By the end of the chapter, you will have strengthened your memory of:

  • The many relationships between society, technology, math, and biology
  • Media coverage of science
  • Issues related to scientific development

At the end of each engaging lesson, you can take questions to check your comprehension. These questions are similar to the ones you will find on the OAE Integrated Science exam. The similarly formatted questions will help you learn test-taking strategies and practice budgeting your time.

Objectives of the OAE Integrated Science: Science & Society Chapter

The computer-based OAE Integrated Science exam assesses your knowledge on four different domains: Earth science, life science, physical science, and the nature of science. Each domain has a number of different subtopics, referred to as competencies. This chapter, Science & Society, relates to the nature of science domain. Ninteeen percent of the 150 multiple-choice questions in the 3-hour exam are from this domain.

The nature of science domain is divided into 3 competency areas. The last of these seeks to test your knowledge of the relationships between science and the many different aspects of society. This chapter helps you refresh your memory on that tested information.

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