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Scientific Inquiry 25%
Chemistry: Structure and Properties of Atoms 12%
Chemistry: Properties and Classifications of Matter 13%
Chemistry: Reactions and Compounds 12%
Physics: Forces and Motion 13%
Physics: Energy Conservation and Transformation 12%
Physics: Mechanical and Electromagnetic Waves 13%
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  • Vocabulary Terms 360
  • Performance Tasks 212
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Test Standards

Scientific Inquiry
1. (PS-1.1)  Generate hypotheses scientific information
2. (PS-1.2)  Use appropriate laboratory apparatuses
3. (PS-1.3)  Use scientific instruments
4. (PS-1.4)  Design a scientific investigation
5. (PS-1.5)  Organize and Interpret data
6. (PS-1.6)  Evaluate results scientific investigation
7. (PS-1.7)  Evaluate technological design/product
8. (PS-1.8)  scientific investigation technological design.
9. (PS-1.9)  Use appropriate safety procedures
Chemistry: Structure and Properties of Atoms
1. (PS-2.1)  Subatomic particles
2. (PS-2.2)  atoms stable unstable isotopes
3. (PS-2.3)  Periodic table trends
4. (PS-2.4)  Atomic number mass number
5. (PS-2.5)  Electron arrangement charge
6. (PS-2.6)  Compare fission and fusion
7. (PS-2.7)  Nuclear applications consequences
Chemistry: Properties and Classifications of Matter
1. (PS-3.1)  chemical vs physical properties
2. (PS-3.2)  Organic inorganic substances
3. (PS-3.3)  molecule/atom difference
4. (PS-3.4)  Classify matter substance mixture
5. (PS-3.5)  temperature and dissolving
6. (PS-3.6)  Four states of matter
7. (PS-3.7)  Phase change
8. (PS-3.8)  Classify solutions acids bases
Chemistry: Reactions and Compounds
1. (PS-4.1)  bonding and chemical stability
2. (PS-4.2)  Covalent bonding chemical stability
3. (PS-4.3)  Ions form crystal lattices
4. (PS-4.4)  compounds crystalline or molecular
5. (PS-4.5)  Predict binary ionic compounds
6. (PS-4.6)  Chemical and physical changes
7. (PS-4.7)  Balanced chemical equations
8. (PS-4.8)  Summarize evidence chemical reaction
9. (PS-4.9)  Balance equations
10. (PS-4.10)  Chemical equations balanced unbalanced
11. (PS-4.11)  temperature and reaction rates
Physics: Forces and Motion
1. (PS-5.1)  Distance, time, direction, velocity
2. (PS-5.2)  Formula v = d/t
3. (PS-5.3)  Changes in velocity acceleration
4. (PS-5.4)  Determine acceleration
5. (PS-5.5)  Gravity affects velocity
6. (PS-5.6)  Linear distance time graphs
7. (PS-5.7)  three laws of motion
8. (PS-5.8)  Formula F = ma
9. (PS-5.9)  Formula FW = mag
10. (PS-5.10)  Gravitation mass distance
Physics: Energy Conservation and Transformation
1. (PS-6.1)  conservation of energy
2. (PS-6.2)  Kinetic potential energy
3. (PS-6.3)  Force work displacement energy
4. (PS-6.4)  Formula W = Fd
5. (PS-6.5)  Static electric charge
6. (PS-6.6)  Ohm’s law
7. (PS-6.7)  Formula V = IR
8. (PS-6.8)  Electric circuit diagram
9. (PS-6.9)  Simple series parallel circuits
10. (PS-6.10)  alternating current (AC) direct current (DC)
11. (PS-6.11)  Magnetism movement electric charges
Physics: Mechanical and Electromagnetic Waves
1. (PS-7.1)  Energy of waves
2. (PS-7.2)  Mechanical waves
3. (PS-7.3)  Waves characteristics
4. (PS-7.4)  Velocity of wave
5. (PS-7.5)  Electromagnetic spectrum
6. (PS-7.6)  sound/light wave reflection interference
7. (PS-7.7)  Doppler effect