The PRAXIS II General Science: Content Essays Exam (0433) is taken by candidates interested in teaching secondary level general science. The test is comprised of three essay questions: one covers physical science, one covers earth and space science, and one covers life science. Candidates have one hour to complete the exam.
Each of the three exam questions requires management of data analysis, systems and patterns, models, investigation and experimental design, and/or technology and society. Essay question topics include the impact of science and technology on society; scientific investigation; tools; experimental design; analysis of data; and design and implementation of scientific models.