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CAAT-D Science

Applicants preparing to take the CAAT-D Science Assessment may find the following study guides helpful in reviewing their knowledge. These study guides are usually available at bookstores and libraries.

 

  • GED Study Guides. These study guides are published by various publishers.

  • Master the GED Science. 2nd edition. This study guide is published by Arco. ISBN 768910005.

 
Note: These resources serve as guides only. They do not represent an exact match with the test content.
 
 

For more information on the assessment content and format, please visit here.

Exercise Science Assessment

Applicants preparing to take the Exercise Science Assessment may find these guides helpful. These study guides are usually available at bookstores and libraries.

  • Science Assessment study guides  

  • Exercise Science: An Introduction to Health and Physical Education, published by Thompson Educational Publishing, Inc (ISBN-10: 1550771329 or ISBN-13: 978-1550771329).

 

 

Note: These resources serve as guides only. They do not represent an exact match with the test content.

 

For more information on the assessment content and format, please visit here.

Science Assessment

Applicants preparing to take the Science Assessment may find the following study guides helpful in reviewing their knowledge. These study guides are usually available at bookstores and libraries.

  • Biology Grade 11. A Personal Tutor in a Book and Biology Grade 12. A Personal Tutor in a Book. These study guides are published by The Academic Edge Ltd. ISBN 978-1-55202-029-6 (Grade 11) and ISBN 978-1-55202-030-2 (Grade 12).

  • Biology Notes. This study guide is published by Coles Notes Publishing. ISBN 077403419X.

  • Biology 11 University Preparation. The Key Study Guide. This study guide is published by Castle Rock Research Corp. ISBN 1-55371-939-5.

 

Additional Resources

 

  •  Carter-Edwards, T., Gerards, S., & Gibbons, K. (2011). Biology, Grade 12, University Preparation. N.p.: McGraw-Hill Ryerson. ISBN 9780071060110                                                                     
  •  Davis, A. (2011). Biology 12, university preparation. Mississauga: Castle Rock Research Corp. ISBN 1-55371-932-8 
  • Garber, S. (2002). Biology: A Self-Teaching Guide (2nd ed.). N.p.: Wiley  ISBN-13: 978-0471223306

 

 

       

    Note:These resources serve as guides only. They do not represent an exact match with the test content.

    In your review, keep your focus on basic concepts of human anatomical structure and physiological processes, including biochemistry at the macro and microscopic level.

       

       

     

    Science Assessment Sample Questions

     

    The purpose of the sample questions is to provide test-takers with information on the format of the assessment questions. Please note the questions do not represent an exact match with the test content.

     

    What is the primary route of fluid loss from the human body?
    A. via the lungs
    B. via the feces
    C. via perspiration
    D. via the kidneys
    E. evaporation from the skin

    Answer: D.

    Where is deoxyribonucleic acid located within the cell?
    A. ribosomes
    B. nucleus
    C. lysosomes
    D. Golgi bodies
    E. centrosome

    Answer: B.

    What are the building blocks of protein?
    A. lipoproteins
    B. nucleotides
    C. triglycerides
    D. fatty acids
    E. amino acids

    Answer: E.

    4. What is the definition of a hormone?

    A. a chemical buffer
    B. a biological catalyst
    C. a protective protein
    D. a chemical messenger
    E. an organic base

    Answer: D.

     

    For more information on the assessment content and format, please visit here.