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Guaranteed Preparation for CSET Foundational-Level General Science (215)

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Foundational-Level General Science What’s in the Study Guide

Taking the Foundational-Level General Science exam can be a daunting task. Because its goal is to test your classroom readiness across the spectrum of content, it covers a lot of ground.

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Taking the Foundational-Level General Science exam can be a daunting task. Because its goal is to test your classroom readiness across the spectrum of content, it covers a lot of ground.

Learn about the test What’s on the Foundational-Level General Science exam?

Taking the Foundational-Level General Science exam can be a daunting task. Because its goal is to test your classroom readiness across the spectrum of content, it covers a lot of ground. This breadth can make it hard to know how to prepare. Luckily, if you understand how the test is organized and what it is testing, you will have no problem prepping for this test. In order to cover everything, the exam is broken into four domains.

Domain# of Multiple-Choice Questions# of Selected-Response Questions
Scientific Practices Engineering Design and Applications and Crosscutting Concepts331
Physical Sciences231
Life Sciences221
Earth and Space Sciences221
You will have 4 hours to complete the exam.

Foundational-Level General Science What to Expect

The Foundational-Level General Science exam consists of 100 multiple-choice questions and 4 constructed-response questions. You will have 4 hours to complete the exam. The test is administered via computer.

You should expect to see three main types of questions: single-answer, stimulus-based, and cluster. You should expect most questions to require you simply to click an oval next to the correct answer. They may ask you to zoom in on details in a graphic or picture, click boxes next to all that apply, click on checkboxes, click on parts of a graphic or sentence, use a drag and drop feature, or select your answer from a drop-down menu.