Source: Compiled from information from The American Council on Education, the official GED Testing Service, in an easy-to-use format.
What You Need to Know about Science
The science test covers three areas:
- Physical Science (physics and chemistry) (35% of your score)
- Life Science (plants and animals) (45%)
- Earth and Space Science (20%)
There are 50 multiple-choice questions. You will be given a paragraph, chart, table, graph, map, or figure and asked to understand, interpret, or apply the information. You will choose the one best answer to each question.
Time Allowed on Test
80 minutes (1 hour, 20 minutes)
Resources for Learning and Practicing