NYSTCE Earth Science (008) Test Secrets Study Guide: NYSTCE Exam Review for the New York State Teacher Certification Examinations

NYSTCE Earth Science (008) Test Secrets Study Guide: NYSTCE Exam Review for the New York State Teacher Certification Examinations

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Get the test prep help you need to be successful on the NYSTCE Earth Science test.

The NYSTCE Earth Science (008) Test is extremely challenging and thorough test preparation is essential for success. NYSTCE Earth Science Exam Secrets Study Guide is the ideal prep solution for anyone who wants to pass the NYSTCE Earth Science Exam.

Not only does it provide a comprehensive guide to the NYSTCE Earth Science Exam as a whole, it also provides practice test questions as well as detailed explanations of each answer.

NYSTCE Earth Science (008) Test Secrets Study Guide includes:
  • A thorough and detailed overview of skills to become an earth science teacher in New York
  • A guide to the foundations of scientific inquiry
  • A review of space systems
  • An in-depth look at atmospheric systems
  • An analysis of geological systems
  • A review of water systems
  • Comprehensive practice questions with detailed answer explanations
It's filled with the critical information you'll need in order to do well on the test: the concepts, procedures, principles, and vocabulary that the New York State Education Department (NYSED) expects you to have mastered before sitting for the exam.

The Foundations of Scientific Inquiry section covers:
  • Scientific method
  • Hypothesis
  • Scientific laws
  • Quantum mechanics
  • Laboratory safety
The Space Systems section covers:
  • Sun
  • Seasons
  • Moon
  • Terrestrial planets
  • Kepler's laws
  • Supernova
  • Meteoroid
  • Asteroid
  • Eclipses
  • Milky Way
  • Big bang theory
The Atmospheric Systems section covers:
  • Atmosphere
  • Ozone layer
  • Transpiration
  • Precipitation
  • Coriolis force
  • Clouds
  • Climate
  • Lightning
  • Hurricanes
  • Global warming
The Geological Systems section covers:
  • Rock cycle
  • Metamorphism
  • Minerals
  • Crystallization
  • Paleontology
  • Fossils
  • Earth's layers
  • Plate tectonics
  • Continental drift
The Water Systems section covers:
  • Seismic waves
  • Geomorphology
  • Weathering
  • Mass movement
  • Water movement
  • Soil
  • Topographic profile
  • Radiometric dating
  • Resources
These sections are full of specific and detailed information that will be key to passing the NYSTCE Earth Science Exam. Concepts and principles aren't simply named or described in passing, but are explained in detail. The guide is laid out in a logical and organized fashion so that one section naturally flows from the one preceding it. Because it's written with an eye for both technical accuracy and accessibility, you will not have to worry about getting lost in dense academic language.

Any test prep guide is only as good as its practice questions and answers, and that's another area where our guide stands out. Our test designers have provided scores of test questions that will prepare you for what to expect on the actual NYSTCE Earth Science Exam. Each answer is explained in depth, in order to make the principles and reasoning behind it crystal clear.

We've helped thousands of people pass standardized tests and achieve their education and career goals. We've done this by setting high standards for our test preparation guides, and our NYSTCE Earth Science (008) Test Secrets Study Guide is no exception. It's an excellent investment in your future.

Product Details

BN ID: 2940013396562
Publisher: Mometrix Media LLC
Publication date: 09/22/2011
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
File size: 740 KB

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