What is GED?
The GED exam is the widely used exam to showcase the candidate's efficiency & readiness for the college or any other career option. This made up of around 4 sections or tests that are designed by the experts to measure your reading, thinking, and writing & problem-solving abilities. If you are 16 & above & are not enrolled in the school yet then this exam can be beneficial for you as it can assess your proficiency in the high school standard subjects. It is an opportunity for getting more education, better salaries jobs, and better rewarding career.
About the General Educational Development Test or GED
The GED test can help you in showing your applied skills & knowledge in relation to the specified situations. The GED exam is equivalent to the high-school diploma.
What is there on the GED exam?
The GED exam can take around 7 hours of yours that covers a total of four primary class-based high school subjects. You can take your GED test on the computer but not online. In some cases, you can also give the paper-based exam over the basis of your accommodation. Further test procedures are given on the website of GED.
GED exam is consisting of the 4 subjects or sections:
- Reasoning: The first section of reasoning subject through Language Arts comes with the total timing of around 2.5 hours, including 10 minutes of break. The section has almost 50 + questions that can take around 45 minutes to get completed.
- Mathematical Reasoning Section: This section has almost 40+ questions, and can roughly rake 2 hours. There will be some calculative questions in which a calculator can be allowed inside the exam hall.
- Social studies: Has almost 30-35 questions with the total timing of 1 hour, 10 minutes.
- Science: Total time duration you will be provided to complete this section is 1.5 hours with 30-35 questions.
The registration process for the GED exam
You have to logon to GED.com for the creation of your personal GED account. In the next step, you need to select the test center. All over the United States, you can find more than 3000 centers, some of them are operational under local school boards, community colleges, education centers. You can find your desired center under the website of GED so that you don't need to hustle at last hours. You can also call upon the registered number of the GED authorities- 1-877-392-6433.
What is the best GED score?
The scoring criteria for the GED exam depend on how many numbers of points a candidate has earned with each section. Your GED scorecard will not be decided on the basis of how many questions you have corrected. Each section has a different number of points. The number of points among the different test forms will be the same but the number of questions may vary. The total score you will get in each section is then totaled to arrive at the standard score that has the range of 100-200.
The final GED transcript or scorecard has standard scores together with the percentile ranking. The percentile ranking is then ready to have a comparison with the graduating high school students, if you can achieve 60% or higher with comparison to the graduating high-school students then you will get your equivalent diploma.
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How GED is scored?
Each GED exam section has a score range of 100-200. The four sections of the GED are:-
Few things are important for your GED exam:
- Each of the sections has a different number of questions with different point values.
- Your final score will get decided based on points rather than on correct questions.
- You have to earn min of 145 points with each subject, for passing the overall exam.
- Regardless of your other subject scores, if you haven't scored 145 & above in any subject then you have to re-take it.
Here is the list of the total number of points, each section has:
- Reasoning (Language Arts)-65 raw points
- Social Studies-44 raw points
- Mathematical reasoning- 49 raw points
Who can take the GED test?
The GED test is designed for those who wanted to have an equivalent high school diploma rather than a professional diploma. The GED exam might look easier option for getting the high school diploma but you have to give your best shot for clearing the exam.
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- Determining the line graph, line's slope
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- Interpret historical statistics & data
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- Proficient with the scientific methods
- Application of statistical knowledge related to the scientific problems
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Before going ahead with the GED exam, you need a few tips & tricks, so that you can go ahead with solving the questions right away.
"ANSWER EVERY QUESTION" on your GED exam day
As there is no negative marking or penalty of marks for the wrong answers so you can do guessing work also if you are not aware about the question at all or if you are having no time to solve that particular question. At the extra time, you can check the flagged questions to answer them later.
GED, mathematical subject tips:
With maths subject, simplicity is the key so keep your forms consistent & choose what to recall or memorize the few important formulas before the start of the maths section.
GED, reasoning with language arts (RLA) tips:
You need to read the passage carefully & completely and don't waste time on reading the irrelevant data, only focus on reading objectively. Even before reading the passage, you should read the prompt first. Look for the commas in the passage.
GED, social studies subject tips:
Paying clear attention to the author's opinion in the passage will be beneficial for you in the GED exam. Don't get so much involved in names, dates, graphs, charts. Reading the newspaper for effective passage reading & writing will be good enough for the GED exam.
GED science tips:
For the science section, you need to manage your time by being attentive to the examples in the text. Don't waste your time in charts, graphics. Along with this thing, preparing good enough for physical science will be beneficial.
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The professional nature of the GED exam will give you a diploma of higher secondary school exam and that certificate is valid for almost each & every university of the world, at the same time it is duly accepted by the 85 plus countries, across the globe.
Why considering the GED exam?
- GED is a globally recognized higher secondary program or diploma from a trusted company.
- This certificate will be beneficial if you want to attend any university in your country or any other country in the world.
- If you wish to get your exam results of higher secondary quickly with transcripts, as your date for attending the University for Registration is touching the deadline.
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- Deliver you both career & educational opportunities, if you are not a citizen of the US.
- You can achieve something better in your life with the boost up & confidence you take home with the GED certificate.
- Rather than waiting for the specified dates of the exam of higher secondary, you can take the GED exam at any time, when you are completely ready.
- GED is the most effective, affordable & flexible program you can have.
- You can apply for the desired job or even get yourself promoted in a good position after receiving the GED certified qualification.
- This, the high school equivalency diploma can let you earn $9,000/year on average as compared to people with no diploma at all.
- Your education is not going to stop you from getting a higher position in your life in a respectable manner & self-sufficient manner.
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The GED high school equivalency diploma can help various US adults achieve a better & comfortable future with the credential of the GED testing service. Whether it is about going to college or getting a good job in your life, the GED has fulfilled the dream of many US adults. It is more than just an examination as it helps you in getting the innovative solutions for the betterment of lifestyle.
How much time do I have to deliver for the studies, regarding my GED exam?
Three to four months of preparation will be good enough for starting your GED exam. The total time you need for the preparation of the GED exam depends on your schedule & how serious you are about the future. Planning for the GED test in advance before the commencement of GED test dates, with the clear line-up of online sessions, live study material, self-studies, or coaching, will be profitable. At the same time if you are planning to give the GED test from one of your neighboring states then you need to consider touring time with a better schedule.
How much does it cost to give the GED test?
Different states have different examination fee for the GED test, but at the same time, there is s fixed amount of fee associated with the GED testing service of $20/ subject. The total fee for the GED exam may vary between $80-120. There can be other expenses too in terms of traveling to the other state, study materials you purchase for the preparation, online tutoring, etc.
What are the different GED contents for the preparation?
While considering your GED exam preparation, you need to brush up a few things based on each & every subject. For the mathematics section, you need extra preparation as lots of calculation & practice is involved in it, no matter how strong you are. You need good command over the local language or the language you consider the most for reading and writing.
How many Computer-based GED question formats are there?
There are 7 formats available for you with the computer-based GED exam to test your abilities & skills for the betterment of your future. The formats are:
- MCQ (multiple choice questions) comes with 4 choices
- EXTENDED RESPONSE format, with well developed & well-supported Responses to the passages/graphics
- FILL-IN-THE-BLANK format- to type a word, number, phrase in the box provided
- DRAG-AND-DROP format to move words, objects, numbers across the screen.
- HOT SPOT format for students with click on the graphics seen on your computer
- SHORT-ANSWER based question format to write paragraph/ explanation/ graphics
- DROP-DOWN format for selecting menus on the screen
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