## 150 GED Practice Questions (Canadian and US)

### GED Questions

The GED^{®} exam is composed of five sections, Reading, Writing, Mathematics, Science, and Social Studies. The Canadian Version features Canadian history and government and the US version, US history and government. It measures examinees’ levels of achievement and readiness for college and the workforce as outlined by the Common Core State Standards.

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### Reading Comprehension

The GED® reading section has 50 reading questions. Below is a detailed list of the types of questions that generally appear on the GED®.

- Draw logical conclusions
- Identify the main idea
- Identify secondary ideas
- Identify the author’s intent

### Practice

Reading Comprehension from fiction – 8 questions

Reading Comprehension I – 20 questions

Reading Comprehension II – 8 questions

### Language Arts

The GED® Language Arts section has 20 questions. Below is a list of the likely Language Arts topics likely to appear on the GED®.

- English grammar
- English usage
- Punctuation
- Capitalization
- Subject – verb agreement
- Sentence structure – run-on sentences, fragments etc.
- Unity and Coherence in a passage
- Identify topic sentences

### Practice

English Usage – 15 questions

English Grammar – 20 questions

Punctuation – 12 questions

Correcting Sentences and Passages

### Mathematics

The GED® mathematics section has 50 questions. Below is a list of the likely math topics likely to appear on the GED®.

- Solve word problems
- Calculate percent and ratio
- Operations using fractions, percent and fractions
- Simple geometry and measurement
- Data analysis, basic statistics and probability
- Operations with polynomials
- Exponents
- Solving Inequalities
- Linear equations with one variable
- Solving quadratic equations
- Solving Binomials
- Coordinate geometry
- Solutions of inequalities
- Area, perimeter and volume
- Pythagorean geometry

### Practice

Math practice questions, tutorials, and math workbook GED Math Practice Questions here

### Social Studies

The GED® reading section has 50 social studies questions. Below is a detailed list of the types of social studies questions that generally appear on the GED®.

- Draw logical conclusions
- Identify the main idea
- Identify secondary ideas
- Identify the author’s intent

### Practice

World History – 14 questions

US Government – 16 questions

Economics – 10 questions

## Canadian History & Government

Canadian History (GED Format) – 7 questions

Canadian History – 15 questions

Canadian Government – 11 questions

### Science

The GED® Science section has 20 questions. Below is a list of the likely science topics likely to appear on the GED®.

- Physics
- Chemistry
- Life Science
- Earth Science
- Space Science

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**Science
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Biology – 10 questions

Basic Science – 7 questions

Scientific Reasoning and Method – 10 questions

Basic Chemistry

**Basic Physics **

Basic Physics

Molarity

Speed, Acceleration and Force

Momentum Problems

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**ISBN:**978-1772452266

**Number orf Pages:**496

**Language:**English

**Written by:**Brian Stocker MA, Complete Test Preparation Inc.

**Published by:**Complete Test Preparation Inc.

**Written by**, Brian Stocker MA., Complete Test Preparation Inc.

**Date Published:**Wednesday, January 21st, 2015

**Date Modified:**Monday, March 1st, 2021

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**Getting Started**

How this study guide is organized 6

The GED® Study Plan 7

Making a Study Schedule 7

**Social Studies**

Social Studies Self-Assessment 12

Answer Key 22

**Reading**

Reading Self-Assessment 26

Answer Key 36

Help with Social Studies and Reading Comprehension

**Multiple Choice Strategies**

Answers Key 60

**Mathematics**

Practice Questions 72

Answer Key 81

Fraction Tips, Tricks and Shortcuts 94

Decimal Tips, Tricks and Shortcuts 97

Percent Tips, Tricks and Shortcuts 97

How to Solve Word Problems 99

Types of Word Problems 101

Ratios 107

Solving One-Variable Linear Equations 111

Solving Two-Variable Linear Equations 111

Adding and Subtracting Polynomials 113

Multiplying and Dividing Polynomials 113

Simplifying Polynomials 114

Factoring Polynomials 114

Quadratic equations 115

Cartesian Plane, Coordinate Plane and Coordinate Grid 116

Quadrilaterals 125

Permutations and Combinations - A Quick Review 128

Combinations without Repetition 129

Data and Statistics 128

Inferences from Data 130

Simple Probability 130

Mode, Mean and Median 131

Dependent and Independent Variables 132

**Language Arts - Writing**

Writing Tips and Common Mistakes 150

Redundancy 150

Common English Usage Mistakes - A Quick Review 155

Subject Verb Agreement 161

**How to Write an Essay**

Common Essay Mistakes - Example 1 173

Common Essay Mistakes - Example 2 174

Writing Concisely 176

Redundancy 177

**Science**

Practice Questions 186

Answer Key 191

Science Tutorials 192

Scientific Method 192

Biology 195

Cell Biology 196

Chromosomes, genes, proteins, RNA and DNA 199

Mitosis and Meiosis 201

Heredity: Genes and Mutation 203

Classification 207

Chemistry 209

Basic Concepts in Chemistry 210

How to Solve Molarity Questions 221

Basic Physics 222

Energy: Work and Power 225

Defining Force and Newton’s Three Laws 227

Force: Friction 228

Fundamental Forces: Electromagnetism 230

Fundamental Forces: Gravity 231

Fundamental Forces: Nuclear Forces 232

States of Matter 235

Oxidation and Reduction 237

Speed, Acceleration and Force Problems 238

**Practice Test Questions Set 1**

Answer Key 326

Analyzing your practice tests 363

**Practice Test Questions Set 2**

Answer Key 452

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**Written by**, Brian Stocker MA., Complete Test Preparation Inc.

**Date Published:**Wednesday, January 21st, 2015

**Date Modified:**Monday, March 1st, 2021