ERIC Number: ED452250
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1999-Oct
Reference Count: N/A
How To Prepare for Tests: A Guide for Georgia High School Students Preparing for the Georgia High School Graduation Tests. Content: Social Studies. Including Hints on Preparing for Tests, Practice Test Questions and Answers, Thorough Explanation of Answers to Select Questions.
Georgia State Dept. of Education, Atlanta.
This document is a supplement to the Test Content Description for the Georgia High School Test in Science. The sample items are representative of items on the actual Georgia High School Tests. The strands (major areas) being tested are: (1) World Studies (18% to 20% of the test); (2) United States History since 1865 (18% to 20% of the test); (3) Civics/Citizenship (12% to 14% of the test); (4) Map and Globe Skills (15% of the test); and (5) Information Process Skills (15% of the test). General test taking hints are given, suggesting that students read carefully, consider every choice, guess intelligently, spend test time wisely, and check work carefully. Some sample items with explanations of the answers are given, and other practice items are included with answers but no explanations. A student self-assessment and remediation plan is attached. (SLD)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Georgia State Dept. of Education, Atlanta.
Identifiers - Location: Georgia
Identifiers - Assessments and Surveys: Georgia High School Graduation Tests