Honors Science Placement Test Informationn
June 1, 2019 - 10:45 a.m.
(Makeup date June 15, 9:00 a.m.)
Students who would like to be placed in Honors Biology freshman year must take the Science Placement Exam. A score in the top 25% on this examination as well as the student’s 8th grades science grade along with standardized test scores will be considered in placing students in Biology or Honors Biology. This exam includes 100 multiple choice questions. The questions are a review of the integrated 8th grade science course. Topics include scientific method and measurements, physical properties of matter, acids and bases, the periodic table, elements, chemical bonds, reactions and equations, acceleration and momentum, Newton’s laws, machines and work, energy, electricity, light and sound, solid liquids and gases, atomic structure, and waves.