Michigan 6th Grade Physical Science (MSS) Practice

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Structure and Properties of Matter 20%
Chemical Reactions 20%
Forces and Interactions 20%
Energy 20%
Waves and Electromagnetic Radiation 20%
Also includes:
  • Engineering Design
  • Questions 1,181
  • Vocabulary Terms 187
  • Performance Tasks 100
  • Instructional Videos 53

Test Standards

Structure and Properties of Matter
1. (MS-PS1-1)  Atomic Models
2. (MS-PS1-3)  Natural to Synthetic
3. (MS-PS1-4 )  Thermal Energy
Chemical Reactions
1. (MS-PS1-2)  Physical and Chemical Properties
2. (MS-PS1-5)  Conservation of Matter
3. (MS-PS1-6)  Endothermic or Exothermic
Forces and Interactions
1. (MS-PS2-1)  Newton's Third Law
2. (MS-PS2-2)  Balanced and Unbalanced Forces
3. (MS-PS2-3)  Electric and Magnetic Forces
4. (MS-PS2-4)  Gravitational Interactions
5. (MS-PS2-5)  Force Fields
1. (MS-PS3-1)  Kinetic Energy
2. (MS-PS3-2)  Potential Energy
3. (MS-PS3-3)  Thermal Energy Transfer
4. (MS-PS3-4)  Average Kinetic Energy and Temperature
5. (MS-PS3-5)  Changes in Kinetic Energy
Waves and Electromagnetic Radiation
1. (MS-PS4-1 )  Model of Waves
2. (MS-PS4-2)  Reflection, Absorbtion, and Transmission
3. (MS-PS4-3 )  Digital vs. Analog
Engineering Design
1. (MS-ETS1-1)  Criteria and Constraints of a Design Problem
2. (MS-ETS1-2)  Evaluate Design Solutions
3. (MS-ETS1-3)  Compare/Contrast Design Solutions
4. (MS-ETS1-4)  Develop Models to Test Solutions