GED® Science

The GED Science test is basically just a reading comprehension test, similar to the Reasoning through Language Arts test, except all of the passages are about science. Our collection of practice exercises is below, and there’s more information about the test here.

Free GED Science Practice Tests

  1. Science Articles
  2. Data Analysis

Guide to the GED Science Test

GED Science FAQ

How many questions are on the GED Science test?

There are 40 questions on the GED Science test.

How long does the test take?

The GED Science test lasts for 90 minutes. There is no break.

What is a passing score?

You must score at least a 145 to pass the GED Science test.

Do I need to know a lot about science to pass?

No! Almost all the information you need will be in the texts and graphics that accompany the questions. At its heart, the GED Science test is a reading comprehension test. It will be helpful to know the parts of the scientific method, as well as basic statistics and probability.

Can I use a calculator on the test?

Yes. You may use your own TI-30XS, or you may use the on-screen calculator provided by the GED Testing Service.

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