These Science Online Video Classes will help you get ready for the GED Science test fast. The GED Science test is 90 minutes long and has about 34-40 questions.
Start preparing for the GED Science test by clicking on one of the lessons, then follow the instructions on the screen. These online classes are provided by Decoding the GED.
- Understanding Charts and Tables
- Identifying Units and Trends in a Chart
- Basic Problem and Disagreement
- Identifying Variables
- Science Process Skills
- Organic Evolution
- Biological Classification Systems
- Basic Characteristics of Organisms
- Plant and Animal Cells
- Kingdom Animalia
- Kingdom Fungi
- Kingdom Plantae
- Producers Consumers and Decomposers
- Renewable and Nonrenewable Resources
- Tilt of Earth and Seasons
- Earth’s Structure
- Earth’s Atmosphere
he latest edition of the GED Science test (2014 series) covers three major content areas: Life Science, Physical Science, and Earth & Space Science. To pass the GED Science test, you must reach a score of no less than 145 points on a 100-200 scale.
All four GED subtests (Science, Social Studies, Math, Literacy) must have this minimum score if you want to earn your High School Equivalency Diploma. To succeed on this test you will need to be able to read complex texts, identify precise details, determine cause and effect, understand science content, and identify evidence to support inferences and draw conclusions.
To succeed on the GED Science test, you will need to be able to read complex texts, identify precise details, determine cause and effect, understand science content, and identify evidence to support inferences and draw conclusions. The GED is a very rigorous exam that must be taken entirely on a computer. The passing standards in set in such a way that some forty percent of all high school graduates would not pass the test at their first try! So you’ll understand that preparation is crucial.
To complete all GED Science questions, you will have 90 minutes, and the types of questions include short answer and multiple choice questions, drag-and-drop, fill-in-the-blank, and hot spot questions. On the short answer questions, you need to type your answers and these questions will take you around ten minutes each. The Science test may, for some learners, be quite difficult, and that’s why we have created our free GED Science video lessons and practice tests. Video learning is a proven method to get ready for the test fast and effective!
Life Science, or Biology, includes the fields of Human Body & Health; the Relationship between Energy Intake and Life Functions; the Organization, Functions, and Structure of Life; Genetics & Heredity; Evolution.
Physical Science includes Chemistry and Physics. The covered fields are Conservation, Flow, and Transformation of Energy; Work, Force, and Motion; Chemical Properties and Chemical and Nuclear Reactions in relation to Living Organisms and Systems.
Earth & Space Science includes the fields of Earth, its System Components & Interactions; Earth’s Systems and Interactions with Living Things; Organization and Structures of the Cosmos.
The GED Science test requires you to have a general knowledge of the related subject matter. You must understand the big picture concepts and have a basic knowledge of how systems work. You don’t need to know all sorts of details because all detailed information needed to answer the questions is provided in the stimulus that comes with the questions.