Physical Science

This portion of the AFOQT is designed to measure your knowledge of concepts that are central to the physical sciences. Each of the questions or incomplete statements is followed by five answers. Mark that which best answers the question or completes the statement. Use the process of elimination whenever possible. Remember, there are no penalties for guessing!

Example questions:

1. Resistance is the tendency for a material to oppose the flow of electrons and is measured in:

A) Ohms

B) Watts

C) Volts

D) Amperes

E) Currents

2. What is the energy called that is derived from Earth’s internal heat?

A) Solar

B) Thermal

C) Dynamic

D) Geothermal

E) Volcanic

3. Herpetology is the scientific study of:

A) Mammals

B) Reptiles

C) Dogs

D) Diseases

E) Dinosaurs





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Answers: 1:A, 2:D, 3:B